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1942: Joint Strike and Go! Go! Break Steady on XBLA this week

by: Dan -
More On: Xbox Live Arcade
It is the week after E3 and we are getting a couple of games on Xbox Live Arcade that we have been waiting to come out for awhile. Go! Go! Break Steady from Little Boy Games and Capcom's eagerly-anticipated 1942: Joint Strike are coming this Wednesday, July 23rd at 5:00 a.m. EST. Go! Go! Break steady features 20 different songs along with multiplayer and co-op to break dance to. 1942: Joint Strike gives an overhaul to the classic coin-op series and shows the game off in 3D HD. Big fan of this one, as is John. Both titles will cost 800 MS points.
Go! Go! Break Steady and 1942: Joint Strike hit Xbox LIVE Arcade this Wednesday!
"Go! Go! Break Steady" and “1942: Joint Strike” launch on Xbox LIVE Arcade this Wednesday, July 23, 2008 at 9:00 a.m. GMT (2:00 a.m. PDT).

"Go! Go! Break Steady" features an original style combining rhythmic beat-matching with match-3 style puzzle game play. Choose your character and then make them dance to the beat while solving increasingly challenging puzzles. This addictive game features a unique visual style, multiplayer versus and cooperative local and multiplayer action via Xbox LIVE, and 20 different songs in a variety of genres for your character to break dance to.

Developed by Little Boy Games, Inc. and published by Microsoft, "Go! Go! Break Steady" will be available worldwide for 800 Microsoft Points and is rated E for Everyone by the ESRB.

“1942: Joint Strike” imagines a parallel world reminiscent of our own WWII era, where pilots take to the skies with stylized aircraft carriers and devastating weaponry! Inspired by the popular 80's arcade series, “1942: Joint Strike” combines classic top-down vertical shooting with updated 3D HD graphics. Take on massive waves of incoming enemies while dodging explosions and missiles! Face off with huge enemy bosses in death-defying dogfights. Recruit a wing man locally or online to pull off new “Joint Strike” attacks, combining the powers of both aircraft in one explosive barrage. With new weapons and power-ups in your arsenal, prepare to rejoin the battle!

Developed by Backbone Entertainment and published by Capcom, “1942: Joint Strike” will be available worldwide for 800 Microsoft Points and is rated E10+ for Everyone 10+ by the ESRB.

For more details on "Go! Go! Break Steady," please visit http://www.xbox.com/en-US/games/g/gogoxboxlivearcade/default.htm. For more details on “1942: Joint Strike,” please visit http://www.xbox.com/en-US/games/1/1942jointstrikexboxlivearcade/default.htm.