CarneyVale Showtime is inventive, addictive, charming and very clever, with deceptively simple gameplay that soon gives way to something far more complex and fiendish. If there were any justice, this game would be expanded and end up on the Xbox Live Arcade. As it stands, however, CarneyVale is an absolute steal for 400 Microsoft Points. If you loved some of the high profile XBLA games that released this year, then you owe it to yourself to check this little game out. Highly recommended indeed.