Press A to continue dedicated Avatar Golf forum

We are please to announce that we now have dedicated Avatar Golf forums at “press A to continue

So head on over to “press A to continue” for video footage of users courses, chat about Avatar Golf gaming session and competitions, plus general Avatar Golf chat.

Horn Swaggle Island update

Horn Swaggle Island on XBLIG has had an update to address some issues with the games.

Here is what Kevin from Pencel Games had to say about the patch:

“We have listened carefully to all our feedback, good and in particular bad, and our patch finally made it live a couple of weeks ago. The patch addresses the issues some players were having with SD TVs by offering a proper zoom/pan camera and improved font readiblity. We fixed a bunch of other minor useability bugs and a bug for French players.

So that patch is out now, and we’ve also reduced our price by 40% so people can now enjoy all of Horn Swaggle Islands for only 240 MSP. Even though we say it ourselves it is a lot of game for around 3 dollars.”

New screenshots and more details here:

I highly recommend this game, check out my original review here

Press A to Continue

We are pleased to announce that XboxHornet has teamed up with to bring you “Press A to continue

Our joint forum where you can discuss anything Xbox related.

So head on over to “Press A to continue“, we’ll be there chewing the cud.

Splosion Man receives Avatar Awards

Heads up people, fire up Splosion Man has had it’s update and now has Avatar Awards.

So what are you waiting for? Fire it up, you may have already won some free Avatar clothes, I have.

XBLIG Session No. 2 Sol Survivor Sunday 1st November


We are very pleased to be able to announce the second XBLIG Session bought to you by a collaboration of XBLIG sites is happening on Sunday 1st Nov 12 noon US Pacific (7pm GMT)

Download the game here and come and take part

Look out for these guys online and show us how good you really are.

Cydereal, TheColdEquation and Y2k4Crisis from Cadenza Games

RR Oddbob from XnPlay
MarkMD76 from
Jigsaw HC from XBLA Ratings
duckols from Gay Gamer
Chunkbutter from Small Cave Games
Dhalamar from Wasted Seconds
Exaltedlegions from Exl Studios
AllApologies17 from Indie Game Blog
rusted3572 from Rusted Views
XboxHornet – that’s me

Plus thanks to Emuholic for his help in promoting XBLIG Sessions, check out his blog here

Defend the Sol Paragon colonists with an arsenal of turrets and orbital support abilities. Survive the Ascendancy onslaught on 20 maps across 4 planets. Compete online with up to 8 players in 4 modes, or play the campaign cooperatively with a friend. Use speed and strategy to survive!

So many great games!

Ever doubted the quality of XBLIG? Well try some of these out and grab yourself a few bargains.

Which are your favourites? Post your favourite games and your gamertag in the comments and you will be entered into a draw to win a XBLIG

Click on the box art to see the game details. Please take a second to leave a comment on the games. Thanks

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Can games for young kids sell on the Xbox

Since the launch of the Xbox, Microsoft has been pretty consistent in making sure that steer they well and truly clear of the games market for very young children. I am not sure if they believe it would be un-cool to have kids games on the Xbox or not, but it has fallen on the shoulders of the independent developers to bring titles to the machine.

In the development community there has been a lot of discussion as to whether or not the Xbox can take on a market dominated by V-Tech and luckily some independents are willing to give it a go.

Kissypoo looks like a very simple game that has the balance of good visuals and simple game play that should appeal to the very young gamer.

With the growing number of games available in XBLIG Educational and Family section, the addition of Kissypoo to other great kids titles like Find Teddy and Flash Cards For Kids is very welcome. Let’s hope that MS and gaming parents out there realise that you don’t have to just fob your child off with a switched off controller!

You can have fun and help educate the little ones all thanks to some XBLIG developers that are willing to take a chance and have a go at taking a little piece of V-techs pie.

Top rated 80MS point games you should be buying

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