XBLA Wednesday: April 18th, 2012

By Mark Delaney, 6 years ago
The highly-anticipated Arcade NEXT promotion debuts this week, and not only are the four involved titles supposed to wow us one by one for the next month, but they all include the new 400 gamerscore format for XBLA games. This week's may be the biggest of them all, too.

Developer: RedLynx
Publisher: Microsoft Studios
Price: 1200 MSP

It's survival of the fastest with Trials Evolution! Your favorite physics-based motorcycle racer is back in a brilliant new outdoor setting. Ride in real-time multiplayer with 2-4 players, either locally or through Xbox LIVE. Enjoy a deep, rich single player career with 50 brilliant tracks, challenging unlocks, and tricky achievements. A massive, powerful track editor lets you build the track of your dreams and easily share it with the world. Or simply download top-rated tracks from around the world, using the all-new Track Central. Customize your bike and rider with awesome gear and unique parts, enjoy unique skill games, try ghost racing, beat your Friends' scores, and more! Don't miss the madness!
Mark Delaney
Written by Mark Delaney
Mark is a Boston native now living in Portland, Oregon. He's the Editorial Manager on TA, loves story-first games, and is one of three voices on the TA Playlist podcast. Outside of games he likes biking, sci-fi, the NFL, and spending time with his fiancée and son. He almost never writes in the third person.