Rare’s new game appears on Live next Wednesday

Title Screen for JetpacMicrosoft announced today that Rare (a company they bought a few years ago) is releasing Jetpac Refuelled to Xbox Live, for 400 points. It will appear on Xbox Live Arcade and as a bonus, comes with the original 1983 version of Jetpac for free. Refuelled features restyled graphics, and loads of improvements then the version of Jetpac that was hidden in Donkey Kong 64 as a minigame (it was very very buggy, which made it take way too long to load [5 min]).

Jetpac Refuelled also includes over 100 new levels, and multiplayer gaming (online via Live and local with another controller).

If you want to watch the preview, it’s available here.