SFX 360 writes: "The classic Nintendo 64 sequel to Banjo-Kazooie, a game about a bear and bird duo, is back and this time around there have been a few changes. Now available for XBOX 360 via the XBOX Live Arcade for 1200 MSP, Banjo-Tooie has undergone a bit of refurbishing. Thanks to 4J Studios who took on the project after working on Banjo-Kazooie's release to the XBOX Live Arcade in 2008, players can expect graphic enhancements, UI tweaks, achievements, and most importantly to learn the meaning of the Stop n' Swap feature.
Despite now being available for XBOX Live Arcade, the game play and story line remain the same as the original Banjo-Tooie released in 2000. The game takes place two years after Banjo-Kazooie trapped Gruntilda the witch under a boulder. The opening scene begins with Klungo (Gruntilda's faithful yet useless minion) crying by the rock she is buried under, when suddenly a drilling machine containing Gruntilda's two sisters breaks through a rocky area nearby..."