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Costume Quest Launch Trailer Is a Pre-Halloween Treat
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From the minds of Double Fine comes Costume Quest, a game set during Halloween as kids hit the streets on a mission to acquire buckets full of candy while wearing all manner of costumes, from a knight with a dustbin lid for a shield, a robot and a unicorn.

Costume Quest's twist is that with the power of imagination, these costumes can become all-powerful, transforming them into fully-realised fantasy versions of themselves. So, a kid with a cardboard tube on his head becomes a towering mech, an innocent looking girly unicorn costume transforms into a huge my little pony-type thing that can shoot rainbow beams from its horn and so on.

There are loads more costumes to collect, wear and use as you fight monsters in Costume Quest, which is available from today in Europe and is out now in North America for 1200 Microsoft Points.




 
 

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Comment #1 by Earth Djinn
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 @ 09:00:03 AM
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I want this game so bad. Time to go buy it!


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Comment #2 by MEMANIAsama
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 @ 09:04:22 AM
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The only thing I can complain about is lack of co-op. Even turn based RPGs can be co-op.


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Comment #3 by Epic Gamer Will
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 @ 09:07:07 AM
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Wow looks like they have completely copied My Fairly Odd Parents with the halloween transformation...


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Comment #4 by TornShaun
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 @ 09:12:14 AM
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I want this game so bad, shame i don't have the points and can't get any till next week :(


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Comment #5 by TheBarry
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 @ 09:14:32 AM
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@3 never heard of it, but this game looks sweet


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Comment #6 by MarcoPolo 360
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 @ 09:17:11 AM
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$15 no thanks


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Comment #7 by Nero Bauer
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 @ 09:17:52 AM
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This looks awesome! Think ill go buy it right now :)


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Comment #8 by dylanmannen
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 @ 09:19:41 AM
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hmm, nop, i will get super meat boy insted :D


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Comment #9 by DUGFINGER
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 @ 09:37:42 AM
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Sweet. Didn't know this was out today. Didn't even know it was out this week. Gonna get this, Meatboy and the Borderlands DLC on offer. All bits I really want.


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Comment #10 by B Rock3232
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 @ 10:12:14 AM
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When are they going to learn? More people will buy these games if they sell them for 800 msp. 1200 is just too much. Most will wait until it goes down to in price with deal of the week.


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Comment #11 by SHIMA 41
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 @ 10:30:36 AM
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want!


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Comment #12 by StakemZ
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 @ 11:14:09 AM
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I'll buy it for 1200.


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Comment #13 by Gor1lla
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 @ 11:38:15 AM
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@3: You know that there are tons of series with that twist, like Buffy the Vampire Slayer


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Comment #14 by MasterOfDimac
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 @ 11:54:27 AM
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Just bought the game, and the cheivos aren't unlocking properly, seems someone at xbox.xom is asleep again


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Comment #15 by Rodeo Legend
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 @ 12:01:08 PM
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Guess who's getting this!!!!


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Comment #16 by sadlyshesaid
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 @ 12:50:08 PM
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I've been waiting for this game to come out! Bought it as soon as it was added to the marketplace. Very happy with this game. Definitely worth the 1200 pts in my opinion!!!


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Comment #17 by Earth Djinn
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 @ 02:27:04 PM
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I've already put a few hours into this and it's amazing.

Everyone should buy it, or at least try the demo.


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Comment #18 by DivineDreams
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 @ 03:27:42 PM
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I've been waiting for this one for quite awhile. :D


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Comment #19 by Blakester1414
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 @ 06:28:07 PM
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ill give it a try.


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Comment #20 by Chazzi27
Thursday, October 21, 2010 @ 05:32:02 AM
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I wish I could just go buy this right now...but alas I have no money :-(


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Comment #21 by TwiIight
Thursday, October 21, 2010 @ 05:54:21 AM
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1200 is too much. If it were 800 I would be all over it.


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Comment #22 by Mr. Strahovski
Thursday, October 21, 2010 @ 08:47:22 AM
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I played the trial yesterday and absolutely loved it. I will definitely be picking this up soon. Its just too bad it came out the same day as Super Meat Boy or I'd already have it. $15 does seem a little steep when you compare it to some of the other games on XBLA, but I will support Double Fine because they deserve it.


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Comment #23 by Epic Gamer Will
Thursday, October 21, 2010 @ 10:43:03 AM
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@13 Touche my friend.


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Double Fine
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US October 20, 2010

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