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ceremony acutely accepted the actuality of the much-discussed Xbox 360 Arcade console, but didn't advertise if the new assemblage would hit abundance shelves. Now it seems US gamers can get their calmly on the $279.99 assemblage immediately, with Microsoft advertence in a columnist absolution that the Xbox 360 Arcade will go on auction in the arena from today forward. The 360 Arcade assemblage will retail for $279.99 in the US and will arise with a wireless controller, HDMI output, a 256MB anamnesis card, and 5 Xbox Reside Arcade games: Pac-Man Championship Edition, Uno, Luxor 2, Boom Boom Rocket, and Feeding Frenzy. UK gamers are aswell in luck, because the animate array with the aloft 5 amateur was accepted as accepting attainable this as well, for the retail bulk of £199.99 starting Friday. (Date now corrected.) Rear actualization of the NA packaging. The absolution of the family-friendly array coincides with a greater beforehand by Microsoft to allurement a broader admirers for its console. Microsoft aswell arise today that for the ancient time ever, Looney Tunes cartoons featuring characters such as Daffy Avoid and Bugs Bunny will be fabricated attainable for download through Xbox Live. Nickelodeon is aswell abacus three new shows to Live: Blue's Clues, The Backyardigans, and iCarly. Microsoft aswell arise Shrek-N-Roll abandoned for the service.