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Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
Scott Pilgrim Bringing 8-Bits of Awesome To XBLA on August 25th
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Consider Summer of Arcade unofficially extended by a week, as Scott Pilgrim vs. The World is set to make its debut on the Xbox Live Arcade a mere fortnight after the timed PSN-exclusive, according to an IGN report direct from Comic-Con.

Ubisoft's adaptation of Bryan Lee O'Malley's cult comic book, coincides with the launch of the movie, but takes its influence from classic 8 and 16-bit scrolling retro beat 'em ups like Streets of Rage and Final Fight.

Scott Pilgrim vs. The World will be released on XBLA the week after Summer of Arcade ends, on August 25th, 2010. Check out the trailer and a few screens to see what all the fuss is about.

[Via Joystiq]

 
 
 



 
 

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Comment #1 by sakanakami
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 09:24:10 AM
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This looks awesome.


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Comment #2 by BLOMBOMB
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 09:25:24 AM
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cant get the video to work. looks like a fun game though! the carnage in the last pic cracks me up


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Comment #3 by fenix furioso
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 09:25:46 AM
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sweet


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Comment #4 by Cryptic Shock
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 09:26:03 AM
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It does look interesting, I'll see how the game turns out though before purchasing.


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Comment #5 by I Lugi I
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 09:28:26 AM
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I love the books, I love the Movie Trailers and I love this. Book six is out TODAY! Go buy it.


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Comment #6 by Dr_Harry_Ballz
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 09:32:04 AM
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Love the artstyle!


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Comment #7 by H0p3sfalL
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 09:39:55 AM
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count me in ! the movie looks AWESOME !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


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Comment #8 by xTAcT1cALR3C0Nx
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 09:42:52 AM
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i didnt see the movie trailer but i heard it (in the next room) so...
it sounded cool


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Comment #9 by Jimmy Hapa
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 09:44:24 AM
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Been hoping for a game like this. Will definitely pick it up.


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Comment #10 by xduderx
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 09:51:07 AM
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the movie literally looks like the worst thing ever made in the history of cinema


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Comment #11 by xTAcT1cALR3C0Nx
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 09:54:29 AM
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Nevermind i just saw the trailer about three minutes after my previous comment (see #8)


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Comment #12 by TheBlackMage13
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 09:56:00 AM
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@10 Have you not seen The Last Airbender.
I think this game has got potential. Its a hard genre to screw up so hopefully ubisoft will put something worth buying together.


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Comment #13 by INFAMOUSMrChewy
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 09:56:41 AM
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The movie could be good, but why'd they have to put that godawful Micheal Cera as Scott?!?


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Comment #14 by Aussie27Legend
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 10:02:25 AM
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Looks like Castle Crashers but lamer.


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Comment #15 by BrownMan
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 10:10:21 AM
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@#10

You clearly haven't seen "The Room"

Anyway this looks like a bunch of fun! I'm a huge fan of old school brawlers, so this is right up my alley. With it's art style and the addition of 4 player co-op, this looks like its gonna be a first day buy for me.


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Comment #16 by xduderx
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 10:41:29 AM
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i have not seen either but id be more inclined to see them rather then seeing SPVTW


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Comment #17 by Green Day Rock
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 10:43:36 AM
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Looks like a good film, but the game looks terrible, but as long as theres money to be made, there will be shit movie games


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Comment #18 by D4RKXPOW3R
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 10:46:24 AM
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I read about this in Game Informer a few months ago, but I had no idea it was going to look like that. #14 was half right, it looks like Castle Crashers, but better. I just hope its not 1200 points.


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Comment #19 by VodkaNelly
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 11:02:18 AM
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thats looks so cool


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Comment #20 by jasonorme666
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 11:02:49 AM
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day one purchase for me, never heard of it before.


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Comment #21 by F Swan
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 11:19:32 AM
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The characters look like the old characters in NES games, like there football and wrestling.


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Comment #22 by Sh0tgunSquirrel
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 12:18:51 PM
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I F*CKIN LOVE SCOTT PILGRIM. CAPS INTENDED.

The books are awesome, The film looks incredible and this looks epic.


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Comment #23 by Flibbity Floid
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 12:21:56 PM
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@ 10 - Go watch Bloodrayne.

Not only will you want to bash your face into a rusty industrial fan, but you'll probably never forget the name Uwe Boll again which is worse than the fan face bashing.


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Comment #24 by toonsage
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 12:24:47 PM
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Lolz at that time exclusive.


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Comment #25 by CrazyRossco
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 01:04:09 PM
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Scott Pilgrim is the tits. Colour me excited :)


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Comment #26 by Creed Braton
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 01:12:45 PM
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I'm zo glad that the timed exclusive is only 2 weeks! I was worried it was going to be months, o rnot till ext year. I'm so excited! and i dont know why everyone (well alot of people) think the movie looks bad! i think so far of what I've seen its acurate to the books. and why does eveyone hate michael Cera? I've liked him alllll the way back when he was Georgemichael and he hasnt put out that many bad movies! i know soooo many actors that have put out poop that people still adore.


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Comment #27 by towns
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 01:25:42 PM
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@18 it will cost 1200 pts. read the ign article


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Comment #28 by SuperchargedNL
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 01:41:55 PM
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Game looks really cool, can't wait to play it!


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Comment #29 by Fakan
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 02:02:35 PM
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I love old-school brawlers like this, and I'm pretty interested in the game, but seriously, who is Scott Pilgrim? I know nothing about this, and I can't imagine the movie/game have much of anything to do with each other from the look of it.


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Comment #30 by TheSaint08D
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 02:47:28 PM
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I sooo can't wait and book 6 is FINALLY out today. I'm looking forward to this more than any game this summer.


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Comment #31 by Bigby Wolf
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 02:56:25 PM
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Seriously I really want this game and can't to laugh at my friends who kept telling me it was PS3 only.


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Comment #32 by Its Fooga
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 03:10:20 PM
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@5 Holy crap I totally forgot thanks for reminding me! Can't wait to play this. Looks like I'll be stocking up on MS points.


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Comment #33 by JoeyStone
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 03:13:25 PM
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Possibly my favourite ever books, can't wait for this game!


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Comment #34 by enilson
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 03:25:30 PM
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Hope they don't try to make this one 1200 MSP too! Some of these Summer of Arcade titles are 800 point games being priced at 1200 points.


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Comment #35 by Komrade Kayce
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 03:42:48 PM
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I've been waiting SO LONG for a Paul Robertson game.

FINALLY. Godddddammnnnnnnn. I know little to nothing of Scott Pilgrim, but what I know of Paul meant I would have paid for this as a full retail just to declare my love of his work.

I suggest the curious look up 'Pirate Baby Cabana Battle Street Fight 2006' and 'Kings of Power 4 Billion' on youtube.


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Comment #36 by Earth Djinn
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 04:08:13 PM
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Ive known I was gonna buy this ever since I heard it was announced. I love the books so much (I cant wait for book 6!) and this game looks to be doing an awesome job of bringing the books to life.


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Comment #37 by Bl00di3KnUcKl3z
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 05:27:01 PM
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awwwww hell yh im so excited for thi now man i have read every scott pilgrim book and love the fact they made it a comdeic love story yet its also a video game and i alsways wished it was a video game and when i heard it was for ps3 only i was mad but now im super happy tht its for xbox now hehe super mega awesomesauce


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Comment #38 by seven43861
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 05:27:54 PM
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The movie really does beg the question What life would be like if it was more like a video game? Ideas like these will push the industry down a good path, I look forward to more creative games, and any ideas in the future.


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Comment #39 by L0cke89
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 06:00:25 PM
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What the Fuck. I want to play as Wallace. Stills is cool and all but nothing can beat Wallice. I hope those aren't the only four playable chracters. And yeah, I will buy this game two times just for O'Maley and Robertson ;P


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Comment #40 by Voxael
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 07:03:14 PM
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This looks sweet!

Day one purchase for me.


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Comment #41 by ChocoboHer0
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 @ 09:46:22 PM
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Castle Crashers... Seriously has any body else picked up on that?
At least Castle Crashers had online co-op, IGN said that its local only.

This game does look really good though, i love the retro look.


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Comment #42 by asilent boom
Wednesday, July 21, 2010 @ 12:03:37 AM
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@34 it's going to be 1200 pts. That's what it said in an article on IGN.

http://xboxlive.ign.com/articles/110/1106814p1.html


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Comment #43 by xtkbilly
Wednesday, July 21, 2010 @ 02:18:01 AM
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@29: Yeah, the movie and book look like their going to be fairly different. not like "they've cut out all this stuff" different, more of "they changed some of this stuff" different. I still think it's going to be pretty good though. But we'll see.
The game will be more like the book, I'm pretty sure. The "defeat the twins simultaneously" achievement is going to be pretty hard to get. But they had to add it because it was in the book :) .

You should definitely watch the movie (Aug. 13) or read the books (the last one came out today) if you can.


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Comment #44 by Blue Thunder28
Wednesday, July 21, 2010 @ 04:16:02 AM
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YESSS!!!! I was so disappointed when I saw that it was only on Playstation Network at the end of the trailer when I had seen it whatever weeks ago.. This is great news.. since I'm not used to not having things with xbox lol We usually have exclusives everywhere. This is great.


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Comment #45 by bloodjinn420
Wednesday, July 21, 2010 @ 04:40:34 AM
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this game looks awsome! but the movie... meh.


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Comment #46 by ENVY021
Wednesday, July 21, 2010 @ 07:32:38 AM
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@12 lol Ironic that you say "Its a hard genre to screw up..." because it's Ubisoft, who maliciously screwed up TMNT Turtles in Time Reshelled.


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Comment #47 by Xenodolf
Wednesday, July 21, 2010 @ 06:29:56 PM
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Too many underaged gamers on here..

Castle Crashers? Aside from the 4-player co-op the game has nothing in common with it other than being a hack-n-slash (which is a weapon-using version of a beat 'em up).

Anyone here with hair on their balls would know to compare this with River City Ransom instead.


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Comment #48 by fallenzero68
Friday, August 13, 2010 @ 12:39:34 AM
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@47 I get what your saying but most people dont even know what River City Ransom is. Plus i bet Castle Crashers is the closets thing they ever played to these type of games.

btw its a great game, beat it on the psn and will be getting it on xbla on release day.


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Comment #49 by Lievan
Saturday, August 14, 2010 @ 11:57:01 PM
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@14, I bet your grew up just playing ps2 and xbox so you think that game's now a days need to be all graphical.


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Comment #50 by Hangman
Tuesday, August 17, 2010 @ 08:29:36 AM
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Epic game, for an supposedly 'epic' movie. The books are something I've only glanced at, but this game will hinder my willpower. Already got my 1600 ready.


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Comment #51 by Pixo
Monday, August 23, 2010 @ 01:36:28 PM
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This looks pretty cool. I'll have to pick this up sometime. I'm buying Monday Night Combat first though.


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Comment #52 by Bash Callihoo
Monday, August 23, 2010 @ 01:47:41 PM
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The sheer amount of hipster is too much!
The xbox cannot contain this level of shades and girly drinks!
Someone do something!


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Comment #53 by Mikeyspinkick
Tuesday, August 24, 2010 @ 01:07:26 PM
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Cleared this game on PSN with my buddy last Saturday, time for me to own it and completely destroy it :-)


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Comment #54 by ninjalinkster
Tuesday, August 24, 2010 @ 11:46:10 PM
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already bought my points now im siiting in front of the door waiting for ramona


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Comment #55 by GrimsMostWanted
Friday, September 10, 2010 @ 02:09:13 PM
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Great Game!!! ill leave u alone forever now...


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