X360 Monday, April 2, 2007 | 4:39 PM

Images of Luxor 2

Images of Luxor 2

MumboJumbo released these 20 images from the Xbox 360 version of Luxor 2, to be released on Xbox Live Arcade. The series have been pretty successful on the PC, and a PSP version was released last year. It offers over 85 maps, so at least if will have alot of content. The achievements were released some week ago, so it might be up for a release in the upcoming weeks.
Update: The game was just announced as this week's XBLA title, with a price tag of 800p. Wednesday release as usual.


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Commented on 2007-04-02 16:55:41
looks intresting
Commented on 2007-04-02 16:58:07
Zuma challenger?
Commented on 2007-04-02 17:15:08
I have no idea how this game is going to be played. I still want it. Graphics look pretty sweet and I'm a sucker for puzzle games.
Commented on 2007-04-02 17:20:46
Well look at that- the achievements are actually achieveable. PopCap should be placed on notice.

This is a must-have for me.
Commented on 2007-04-02 17:37:12
looks like zuma only a bit different. never heard of this game.
Commented on 2007-04-02 18:09:00
This game was what inspired the creators of Zuma

Instead of a rotating frog in the middle u have a paddle in the bottom of the screen that u can move left or right and shoot coloured balls with.. when u shoot a ball off the same colour to a chain of the same colour the balls dissapear (just like Zuma)

I still think this game is way better than Zuma is...
Commented on 2007-04-02 18:30:31
Just played it from MSN.com and yes is exactly like FireWire says , is exactly like Zuma , the only difference is that there's no frog.

Still fun game. there's also a visual upgrade on Vista.
Commented on 2007-04-02 20:58:23
what the f*** ??!?

well, here we go again - NO Catan this week . . . ...

I wonder why they let us wait this long for a title, that was supposed to be released until the end of March?
Commented on 2007-04-02 21:47:30
I imagine it'll gain the same audience as Zuma despite being identical in many ways. I'll give it a look as puzzle games go down well in my house.

One condition though. If there's a sharpshooter achievement I may have a tantrum.
Commented on 2007-04-03 11:22:50 In reply to FireWire
Posted by FireWire
This game was what inspired the creators of Zuma

Instead of a rotating frog in the middle u have a paddle in the bottom of the screen that u can move left or right and shoot coloured balls with.. when u shoot a ball off the same colour to a chain of the same colour the balls dissapear (just like Zuma)

I still think this game is way better than Zuma is...
You sure about that? Zuma is pretty damn simular to Magnetica, I've always assumed that PopCap pretty much stole that game and reskinned it. They're pretty shameless.
Commented on 2007-04-03 11:48:51 In reply to GriftGFX
Posted by GriftGFX
You sure about that? Zuma is pretty damn simular to Magnetica, I've always assumed that PopCap pretty much stole that game and reskinned it. They're pretty shameless.
Well now u mentioned it that seems like a more believable explaination
Commented on 2007-04-03 11:58:59 In reply to FireWire
Posted by FireWire
Well now u mentioned it that seems like a more believable explaination
Makes me want Luxor 2--because I like Zuma--but it always sorta bothered me that they're so shameless about making these clones. It was okay back in the early 80's, but I sorta expect some degree of originality out of people in this day and age.
Commented on 2007-04-03 12:01:20
That's true but i was a fan of Luxor on the PC before Zuma and i still think Luxor is a WAY better game.....

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