Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members will receive four new free games – two on Xbox One and two on Xbox 360 – as part of the Games With Gold program in December.
December's 2019 Games with Gold lineup for Xbox One includes: Insane Robots and Jurassic World Evolution. For Xbox 360 owners (and through Xbox One backward compatibility), December kicks off with Toy Story 3, followed by Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate HD. December's lineup provides over $94 dollars in value and up to 3585 in gamerscore.
On Xbox One, Xbox Live Gold members can download Insane Robots (normally $19.99 ERP) for free during the month of December. Jurassic World Evolution ($49.99 ERP) will be available as a free download from December 16th to January 15th.
Xbox Live Gold members will receive four new free games – two on Xbox One and two on Xbox 360 – as part of the Xbox Games With Gold program. You can play both Xbox 360 titles on your Xbox One with Backward Compatibility.
On Xbox One, Xbox Live Gold members can download Gears of War 4 (normally $29.99 ERP) for free during the month of August. Forza Motorsport 6 ($29.99 ERP) will be available as a free download from August 16th to September 15th.
On Xbox 360, starting August 1st, Torchlight ($14.99 ERP) will be free for Xbox Live Gold members through August 15th. Then on August 16th, Xbox Live Gold Members can download Castlevania: Lords of Shadow ($19.99 ERP) for free through August 31st.
Titles are available as free downloads for qualifying Xbox Live Gold members in all markets where Xbox Live is available. Some regions may offer different titles depending on market availability.
Konami announced today that they have slashed the cost of "Castlevania: Lord of Shadows 2" on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and Windows PC. The epic sequel is currently available both digitally and physically for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, and via Steam for Windows PC for just 29.99 Euro.
Set in a modern-day open world, Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 offers a shocking conclusion to the Gabriel Belmont story arc started in 2010’s Castlevania: Lords of Shadow. In a first, players assume the role of Dracula who has been resurrected by an old ally in exchange for help defeating a powerful threat as old as time itself: Satan. Looking to settle an old score, Satan has returned to bring about the apocalypse as an act of final revenge for his previous defeat, and Dracula must face him head on as the fight between good and evil comes to a dramatic end.
Mixing intuitive combat and stunning story-telling, Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 is a huge game that spans time zones and concludes the story of history’s most famous Vampire. The new price point will allow a new wave of fans to embrace the darkness and become absorbed by Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2’s dark story as they explore its visually stunning 3D realms.
Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. has issued a second development video, focusing on the huge open-world environment of its upcoming Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 title.
Featuring Dave Cox, Producer of Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 and Studio Head of European Production for Konami Digital Entertainment B.V and Enric Alvarez, Head of Development at MercurySteam, the video details how the events of the new game take place during the course of one night, within both a modern city setting and Dracula's castle. Cox and Alvarez discuss how Dracula's evil presence has impacted the many environments, with the castle's Gothic look having a huge influence on the surrounding settings and their design, while also tying in the familiar look of past Castlevania titles.
Konami has released a five minute development video, outlining the role of Dracula in its forthcoming Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 title. Go behind the scenes and learn more about the creation of the main character Dracula.
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 is set for release on February 28th, for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC, and the new video features Dave Cox, Producer of Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 and Studio Head of European Production for Konami Digital Entertainment B.V., and Enric Alvarez, Head of Development at MercurySteam.
The pair discuss their decision to use the world’s most famous vampire as its central figure, and the benefits it brings to the series. Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 marks the first appearance as a playable main character of the iconic character within the series’ universe, and the pair also detail the design choices they faced, how they addressed the look and feel of the character, and the effect he has on a story for a game that concludes the series. Dave and Enric also reveal what voice actor Robert Carlyle brought to the character, and what their favourite Dracula movies are.
KONAMI is also calling for fans of Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 to submit questions for future videos via its social media channels. These will be answered by Dave and Enric in the months running up to the game’s release.
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 will be available for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and Windows PC on February 25th for US and February 27th for Europe, 2014. For more information on the game please browse through the 360-HQ Xbox 360 Games database or visit the official site.
Konami has announced that the Castlevania: Lords of Shadow Collection, a compilation of the first two titles in the 'Lords of Shadow' series that also give players exclusive access to the Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 demo, is now available for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 in North and South America.
As the trilogy comes to a conclusion in February 2014 with the release of Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2, the Castlevania: Lords of Shadow Collection brings the action of the first two titles in the 'Lords of Shadow' experience in one value-packed bundle.
"We think this is an excellent opportunity for newcomers and fans alike to get the full Castlevania: Lords of Shadow experience, engaging with the series in one ultimate compilation," said Dave Cox, Producer and Studio Head for Konami Digital Entertainment BV's European Production. "The Castlevania: Lords of Shadow and Castlevania Lords of Shadow- Mirror of Fate HD experience, combined with the exclusive Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 demo will leave players ready for the epic conclusion of the spectacular series."