Thursday, January 28, 2010
By: Matthew Doucette
Download: Decimation X (Xbox LIVE; 80 Microsoft Points)
Decimation X is the #6 top rated shooter Xbox 360 game in Japan, in the company of Call of Duty 4, Death Smiles, Gears of War 2, and Modern Warfare 2, beating out Left 4 Dead and Battlefield: Bad Company 2! (Current rank.)
Overall, not in just the "shooter" category, Decimation X ranked #12 in all Japan Xbox 360 games (AAA retail, XBLA, and XBLIG included).
About the Author: I am Matthew Doucette of Xona Games, an award-winning indie game studio that I founded with my twin brother. We make intensified arcade-style retro games. Our business, our games, our technology, and we as competitive gamers have won prestigious awards and received worldwide press. Our business has won $180,000 in contests. Our games have ranked from #1 in Canada to #1 in Japan, have become #1 best sellers in multiple countries, have won game contests, and have held 3 of the top 5 rated spots in Japan of all Xbox LIVE indie games. Our game engines have been awarded for technical excellence. And we, the developers, have placed #1 in competitive gaming competitions -- relating to the games we make. Read about our story, our awards, our games, and view our blog.