Game Description:In 1981 Tempest introduced the gaming world to an extra-sensory visual and futuristic play experience that went beyond any video game concept ever developed. With never-before-seen QuadraScan Color video graphics, Tempest set new standards for 3D animation and challenge, and became the first arcade game to be a guaranteed hit. Play an interdimensional guardian tasked with defending the spacelanes from marauding alien monsters. The unique spinner controller merged well with the vector graphics to create a truly well known classic.
This XBLA version of the classic features a full suite of 12 achievements, support for all Xbox 360 high definition resolutions up to 1080p as well as full-screen anti-aliasing and digital surround sound.