December Marketplace Schedule

By zigs00, 9 years ago
I won't waffle on and just keep this news post to the bare essentials: Microsoft have announced the marketplace release schedule for the rest of this month, and there's a lot of information to take in. So without further ado...

December 14th - Deal of the Week
• The Coldplay Track Pack in Lips, reduced from 440MSP to 240MSP
Pinball FX, reduced from 800 MSP to 400 MSP (Japan Only)
Operation Anchorage DLC for Fallout 3 reduced from 800MSP to 560MSP. (Japan Only)

December 15th - Games on Demand
Viva Piñata: Party Animals

December 16th - XBLA Wednesday
Alien Breed Evolution (Episode 1) - 800 MSP
Developed by Team17, the game features incredible fidelity and attention to detail throughout, awesome audio effects and an engaging single player narrative. The pulsating story takes the game's hero through an intense ride through a stricken craft, onto a mysterious, ageing hulk ship and beyond. In addition to the explosive single player story, the game also offers a relentless, action packed, two-player co-operative battle mode for online and offline local action with a number of difficulty modes to challenge all skills.

December 21st - Deal of the Week
Shadow Complex, reduced from 1200 MSP to 800 MSP

December 22nd - Games on Demand
Lost Planet: Extreme Condition Colonies
Devil May Cry 4

December 23rd - XBLA Wednesday
Trials HD BIG PACK! - 400 MSP
Get ready for more fun and insane challenges with the add-on, “Trials HD BIG PACK!” Rev your engines with 35 new racing and skill tracks, over 50 new crazy physics objects, tournaments, new achievements worth 50 extra gamerscore, and more. Fasten your helmet and prepare for serious bruises!

December 28th: - Deal of the Week
The Maw, reduced from 800 MSP to 400 MSP

December 29th - Games on Demand
Gears of War

Also coming to the Avatar Marketplace on December 24th is the Disney Classics collection, allowing you to dress your avatar as "a pretty Disney princess or classic villain." I'd assume that's gender-specific, but if I can rock a beard and a Cinderella dress, that that's my Christmas present sorted.

And last, but definitely by no means least...
Fight the urge to sneak a peek at your presents from the family and let Xbox LIVE Marketplace fill your December with holiday surprises. Starting December 18 through December 31, enjoy limited time, one-day discounts on select Xbox LIVE Marketplace content every day – games, movies, blockbuster game add-ons, holiday themes, you name it! Available to all Xbox LIVE Gold and Silver members, everyone can celebrate the countdown to the New Year with a special offer from Xbox LIVE!
You can find these daily deals on the Spotlight section of the dashboard, or by following Major Nelson on Twitter, where he promises to post each of the Holiday Daily deals here:

Isn't this time of year just wonderful? smile