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X10: The announcements

X10: The announcements

Majornelson put up a summary of the new announcements made at X10 on his Microsoft blog. Halo Reach beta starts May 3rd, Dead Rising 2 being released in September, Lost Planet 2 & Alan Wake May 18th. Fable 3 will be available this holiday, while Splinter Cell: Conviction will be released April 16th. Perfect Dark XBLA in March!

Majornelson blog post:


Here, in no specific order, are 10 things you need to know coming out of X10 today:

* The Halo Reach multiplayer beta will kick off on May 3. You will be able to access the beta via the Halo 3: ODST game disc.
* Dead Rising 2 will release in North America on Aug. 31, Japan on Sept. 2 and Europe on Sept. 3.
* Dead Rising: CASE ZERO an exclusive download only on Xbox LIVE, will launch prior to the full game and provide a playable prologue that bridges the story between the two titles.
* Alan Wake will launch May 18 in North America and May 21 in Europe. Players can pre-order the title to receive the Bright Falls Bonus Pack, which includes exclusive content like Avatar gear, an Xbox LIVE theme, and a “making of” video.
* The Xbox 360 Final Fantasy XIII Special Edition Bundle will release starting March 9 for $399, and include a 250GB Hard Drive, two Wireless Controllers, exclusive downloadable content and a Standard Edition copy of the game.
* Toy Soldiers will kick off the Xbox LIVE Arcade Block Party on March 3
* Perfect Dark, Scrap Metal and Game Room will launch this March as a part of the Xbox LIVE Arcade Block Party.
* Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell Conviction will release at retailers starting April 13 in North America, April 16 in the United Kingdom, and April 28 in Japan.
* Lost Planet 2 will launch in North America and Europe on May 18.
* Fable III will be available this holiday.

All comments

Commented on 2010-02-11 23:02:02
Perfect Dark FTW!!!!
Commented on 2010-02-11 23:09:10
Fail..nothing interesting so far
Commented on 2010-02-11 23:10:12
I laughed at the exclusive DLC for FFXIII. Since when do you advertise avatar clothing?
Commented on 2010-02-11 23:23:14 In reply to GeRaLTo
Posted by GeRaLTo
Fail..nothing interesting so far
I agree. Only want to see how Fable 3 is, but it will probably be another let down by Peter.
Commented on 2010-02-12 01:01:25
Alan Wake in May? No way!
Commented on 2010-02-12 11:04:06
wow... i'm lost for words.

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