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Archive for July, 2010

Split/Second DLC Price Drops

July 29th, 2010

Destination Arcade Hidden Sales

July 28th, 2010

I haven’t had a chance to fully check out Destination Arcade so I booted it up last night.  I always keep up with the Xbox Live Deal of the Week so I was shocked to see Destination Arcade listing three titles as Deal of the Week:

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Rainbow Six Vegas 2 Games on Demand Price Drop

July 27th, 2010

Xbox 360 250 GB High Definition Compatibility

July 22nd, 2010

I got an interesting question a couple of days ago.  “Is the slim Xbox 360 compatible with generic HD cables?”

The answer is yes and no.  HD cables come in two flavors, component and HDMI.  If you look at the back of the Xbox 360 250 GB you will notice that there are no component cable connectors:

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Halo Map Pack Price Drops?

July 22nd, 2010

Here are some price drops in Marketplace content:

Halo 3

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Sale: Lego Indiana Jones 2: The Advnture Continues

July 19th, 2010

Lego Indiana Jones 2: The Adventure Continues is currently on sale at Amazon for $14.99.  Grab it before it goes up.

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Xbox 360 250GB

July 8th, 2010

When the Xbox 360 250GB came out I started doing research and trying to find out what the differences between the slim model and the original model.  During my search I found the following excellent Microsoft Knowledge base article:

Description of the Xbox 360 S console

The thing is Microsoft has since pulled the article.  Thank goodness for Google cache:

Description of the Xbox 360 S console (Google Cache)

Here is my archive and analysis of the article:

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Portal 2 on PS3

July 5th, 2010

One of the big surprises at E3 this year was the announcement by Gabe Newell, from Valve, that Portal 2 would be coming to BOTH Xbox 360 and PS3 in 2011.  Gabe went on to say that the PS3 is “the most open platform of all the current generation consoles” and that the PS3 version of the PS3 will be the “best version on any console.”

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Xbox DotW 7/5/2010

July 5th, 2010

The Japanese Xbox Live Deal of the Week was right again.  Here are this weeks deals:

After Burner Climax is on sale for 400 MS points for a 50% savings.

Death by Cube is on sale for 400 MS points for a 50% savings.

Mega Man 10 is on sale for 400 MS Points for a 50% savings.

Scrap Metal is on sale for 800 MS points for a 33% savings.

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Liveapalooza Music Game DLC Sale List Up

July 1st, 2010

The Liveapalooza list is up at xbox.com (click on the logo to go there):


For one week only, July 6 – 12, download these hits at discounted prices from Xbox LIVE Marketplace: Read more…

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