In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the SEGA Genesis, the company put up a poll asking fans which of their old classics it wanted as the next Xbox Live Arcade title. Earthworm Jim was initially included and in the lead, but a licensing issue with Gameloft, who is working on a remake for Wii/PSN/XBLA, forced SEGA to remove the game, making ToeJam & Earl the winner in the end. No further details or release dates were revealed yet.
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'ToeJam & Earl' Wins Poll, Coming to Xbox Live Arcade
by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2009 @ 6:21 a.m. PDT
ToeJam & Earl centers on the titular ToeJam and Earl -- extraterrestrials who have crash-landed on Earth -- as they attempt to escape the planet. Players assume the role of either character and collect pieces of their wrecked spacecraft.