On Xbox Live Arcade today: Yar’s Revenge and Might & Magic Clash of Heroes

Get an Xbox 360 Live 1600 Points Card From today, at 9AM GMT (2AM PDT), you can play these new games for Xbox Live Arcade and get other Xbox Live Marketplace downloadable content for Xbox 360. Here’s an overview of what Microsoft announced worldwide.

Content: Yar’s Revenge
Price: 800 Microsoft Points (that’s US$10 / €9.60 / £6.80 / CAN$12.40 / AU$13.20)
Availability: Check availability in your region
Dash Text: Assume the role of Yar, a deadly agent of destruction brainwashed by the Qotile race to hunt down innocents. After realizing the terrible truth behind her captors, Yar sets off on a mission to exact revenge and save her kind from extinction. Wage all-out war against the Qotile with an arsenal of armor and weapons and local co-op.

Interested? Get the game for free in our Yar’s Revenge giveaway!

Content: Might & Magic Clash of Heroes
Price: 1200 Microsoft Points (that’s US$15 / €14.40 / £10.20 / CAN$18.60 / AU$19.80)
Availability: Check availability in your region
Dash Text: The award-winning Might & Magic Clash of Heroes is now on XBLA! Live the epic adventure of 5 young Heroes leading their armies to save the world of Might & Magic. Discover a unique mix of RPG and puzzle battle mechanics and experience brand new online and local battle modes for up to 4 players. – Enjoy a 20 hour campaign in the rich Might & Magic universe and learn devastating combos! – Master 10 Faction heroes and spells, 40 creatures with unique abilities and more than 50 artifacts. – Challenge your friends online or offline, in 1 vs 1 or in the brand new 2 vs 2 cooperative mode. – Grow from young hero to fully fledged champion in the exclusive online ranked battle modes.

New Game Add-on:

Content: Bulletstorm Gun Sonata DLC
Price: 800 Microsoft Points.
Availability: Check availability in your Xbox LIVE region
Dash Text: Download the new Bulletstorm ‘Gun Sonata’ DLC pack and gain access to 2 new Echoes maps: Guns of Stygia and Crash Site as well as 3 new Anarchy maps: Hotel Elysium, Villa and Sewers. As if that wasn’t enough you’ll also be able to use the Flamingo and Pulp leash variants to ensure you’re looking good whilst racking up the skillshots! There are no refunds for this item.

New Games On Demand:

* Sonic & SEGA All-Stars Racing
* Toy Story 3: The Video Game

The Deal of the Week is:

This week, Xbox LIVE Gold members can save 50% on the following Xbox LIVE Capcom Content. The special pricing will be available until April 18th.
* Marvel vs Capcom 2 – 600 Microsoft Points
* Mega Man 10 – 400 Microsoft Points
* Final Fight: Double Impact – 400 Microsoft Points
* Bionic Commando: Rearmed – 400 Microsoft Points
* Super Street Fighter II Turbo HD Remix – 600 Microsoft Points

Latest Demo:

Content: Fantastic Pets Demo
Price: Free
Availability: Check availability in your Xbox LIVE region
Dash Text: Fantastic Pets is the only video game that lets players create the pet of their dreams – real or fantastical! Selecting from four different animal species – dog, cat, lizard or horse – players can customize and create countless variations of pets to nurture, train and play with. For the first time ever players can join their pets on-screen and play together as if their pets were real, living creatures using augmented reality technology on the Microsoft Kinect. Players can use both voice and full-body commands to nurture, play, train and grow closer to his or her animal friend. Players compete in Talent Shows to level up their Pet Trainer to unlock new customization options, accessories and achievements!