Summer is in full swing, and Xbox LIVE Arcade is celebrating with the hottest lineup of games ever, starting on Wednesday, July 30 with the highly anticipated retro shooter Geometry Wars: Retro Evolved 2. Also, Xbox LIVE members can earn entries into our Summer of Arcade Sweepstakes* by logging in and playing the trial or full version of the featured Summer Arcade game of the week. Sweepstakes details available here.
July 30 – August 5
The latest version of the wildly popular retro shooter offers screen-melting intensity and insane new features, including six action-packed gameplay modes.
August 6 – August 12
From acclaimed developer Jonathan Blow, Braid is a mind-bending and artistic puzzle-platformer in which you manipulate the flow of time in strange and unusual ways.
August 13 – August 19
The classic eight-bit side-scroller reports back for duty in a stunning remake, complete with all-new HD graphics and features that put 2-D gaming back on the map.
August 20 – August 26
The legend lives on with Galaga Legions, a reimagining of the classic arcade shooter featuring table-turning game dynamics and updated graphics.
August 27 – September 2
Award-winning studio The Behemoth brings red hot adventure with Castle Crashers, featuring hand-drawn characters and an array of weapons to choose from as you defend your kingdom and save the princess.
SUPERGHOST Says: "Definatly a great lineup of XBLA games. They may keep me indoors the rest Summer! All of them are must-buys!"