Top 5 Summer of Arcade Games

Check out some of the best games XBLA has to offer

In 2008, Microsoft launched it's first Summer of Arcade. The idea was to give extra promotion to the most deserving of downloadable titles and to offer great content during the otherwise slow Summer months. In preparation for Summer of Arcade 2011, here is a look back at the best games from previous years. 

5. Castle Crashers - 2008

Castle Crashers screen shot

Take a traditional side scrolling beat-em-up, add some RPG elements, a great sense of humor, The Behemoth's classic cartoony art style and four player online co-op and you've got one of the most enjoyable games on the platform.