X-Men Arcade Video Game Returns

"X-Men Arcade", the classic KONAMI sidescroller, is back, available for download today on a number of consoles including PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. From the official press release:

X-Men Arcade brings the fun and excitement of the hit arcade game to Xbox 360  and PlayStation®3  computer entertainment system, as players can engage in multiplayer  action both locally and online. Up to six players are supported locally  on the  PlayStation  Network version and up to four on Xbox LIVE Arcade,  while online drop-in multiplayer allows anyone to join the battle with a  total of as many as  six players on either system at any time. The game  also integrates high-definition heads-up displays, menus and  local/online leaderboards to track statistics and scores.Meanwhile, the additionally included Japanese version of the game features power-ups  and energy drops not seen in the harder American version, as well as  Japanese subtitles at the lower half of the game screen.

Custom  Match Mode allows players to set the number of players, as well as  difficulty and the beginning level. Meanwhile, Create Match Mode  establishes the player as  host and adds the ability for complete veto  power over the match.

X-Men Arcade is now available on Xbox LIVE Arcade for 800 MSPTS and on the PlayStation Network for $9.99. To download new screen shots and for more information on the game, please visit: http://www.konami.com/games/xmen