- DLC: EndWar Escalation pack (800 points) - "a few new maps, three new unit upgrades and ten additional achievements worth 220 Gamerscore. The title update will focus on eliminating a few exploits, improving stability, making the leaderboards more reliable and (the biggest change) will up maximum players from four to eight."
- DLC: new songs for Lips (160 points each): "Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer" by Gene Autry, "Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree" by Brenda Lee, "A Holly Jolly Christmas" by Burl Ives, "Hanukkah Blessings" by Barenaked Ladies, "The Christmas Song (Merry Christmas To You)" by Nat King Cole, "Santa Baby" by Kylie Minogue, "White Christmas" by Bing Crosby
- DLC: Mercenaries 2 Blow It Up Again pack (free for the rest of the year) - "Included will be four additional game modes as well as a few "patriotic characters" to wreak havoc with."
- DLC: Gears of War 2 Combustible Map pack (800 points) - three new multiplayer maps: Flood - "Features a rising flow of Imulsion that drives the fight into close quarters," Gold Rush - "Infiltrate an Imulsion factory, where multiple levels and volatile materials guarantee memorable encounters," and Fuel Station - "Delivers a dangerous battle around an abandoned refueling facility."
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Major bonus: Owners of Guitar Hero World Tour and Guitar Hero Smash Hits just got an incentive to add this to their library. IGN: Guitar Hero 5 Preview Although one thing worries me... 152 of 158 DLC tracks will work? What 6 didn't make the cut?