heavy recoil xbox.pngIf you want something properly hardcore, obviously retro in its design and instantly playable for your Xbox 360, I do suppose you should give Heavy Recoil a thorough try. It's a horizontally scrolling action platformer without continues, though one that allows for two player local co-op and features oldschool graphics and sounds, and an intriguing assortment of special weapons and abilities.

Heavy Recoil is priced at 80 Microsoft points; a free trial version is also available.