EA releasing Wing Commander Arena on the Xbox Live Arcade

Wing Commander ArenaThis Wednesday, EA’s Wing Commander Arena will appear on the Xbox Live Arcade. Based on the original Wing Commander game series, Arena will feature 8 maps with all new playing modes like multiplayer free for all, multiplayer duel, teams (with satellite [capture the flag], control ship battles, etc) and of course, single player. This game will be the first Xbox Live arcade game to feature 16 player support. According to EA, there are 18 different ships to play in, on 9 different environments and features 2 races.

The game looks pretty cool and should be a good one to pick up and play if you are looking for an XBL Arcade game to get.