Xbox 360

Xbox Live Update Brings Black Knight Sword And More Games On Demand


This week’s Xbox Live update includes Grasshopper Manufacture’s Black Knight Sword, a twist on the typical fairytale in that the Black Knight must free the world from the princess’ reign of terror. Black Knight Sword is presented in a popup book-like style, with objects modeled to look like paper, and costs 800 Microsoft Points ($10). You can view screenshots of the game below.


Also out this week is American Mensa Academy for 800 Microsoft Points. Next week will see the release of Kinect Party, which is free until December 31st.


The following Games on Demand are headed to Xbox Live soon as well:


NHL 13 – December 11th

Fatal Inertia – December 11th

Madagascar 3: The Video Game – December 11th

NCIS – December 18th

Borderlands 2 – December 18th

Spider-Man: Web of Shadows – December 18th

Cartoon Network Punch Time Explosion XL – December 18th


You can view the full Xbox Live update here, including a list of ongoing sales.


Black Knight Sword screenshots:



Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.