Xbox 360 update boost for indie games

Microsoft's latest update for the Xbox 360 arrived today offering the option to download full-price games and extra options for customising your avata

Less noted was the overhaul to the community games section of the Xbox Live's games marketplace, which has been rebranded as indie games and now features user ratings.

The user ratings are particularly welcome making it far easier to spot the cream of these cheap 'n' cheerful games such as Groov.

Groov's not much of looker but its mash-up of Sega's trance music shooter Rez, arcade classics Robotron and Asteroids, and, ahem, "jazz fusion orchestra" is great fun.

Anyone else found a few gems lurking in the indie zone?

Groov Trailer