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Doom Update Brings Free Singleplayer Content and DLC

The new DLC comes in the form of the second bit of season pass content. The singleplayer content is essentially a score attack mode.

Posted 8 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 19 comments

TGN Debate: Do Collectibles Ruin Video Games?

It's an argument as old as time itself: do collectibles ruin video games? There's two sides to every coin, and TGN's own Renn and Josh are here today to hash it all out.

Posted 20 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 136 comments

TGN First Impression: Doom's Unto the Evil DLC

Are the new maps, weapons, and cosmetic items enough to justify the very high price of Doom's first DLC? Our first impressions will let you get a look at everything on offer for yourself.

Posted 2 months ago by Kevin Tavore, 7 comments

XBL Content Roundup: August 5th, 2016

For many people, BATMAN - The Telltale Series will be the highlight of the week, but there are many other titles and DLC expansions to keep you occupied too.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 14 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: August 2nd, 2016

This week's deals with gold brings a random selection of discounts on Xbox One and Xbox 360. Meanwhile there's a spotlight sale on The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing franchise and a Bethesda publisher sale.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 79 comments

DOOM Trailer Highlights New Updates, DLC and Double XP Weekend

There's a whole load of things crammed into one video here, so get ready for a free update with new modes, an upcoming DLC with more multiplayer maps, and finally a double XP weekend for you! Phew!

Posted 3 months ago by Megan Walton, 12 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: July 5th, 2016

The Ultimate Game Sale brings masses of discounts across titles new and old

Posted 3 months ago by Chewie, 100 comments

Major Nelson Confirms Ultimate Game Sale for July 5th

Larry Hryb, Xbox Live's Major Nelson, has confirmed the Ultimate Game Sale will be returning on July 5th. Some titles are teased in a video. We'll be able to check out the full deals when they're announced on June 3rd.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 189 comments

Tomorrow's DOOM Patch Should Fix Bugged Achievement

Though players have by and large been having a blast blowing up demons with DOOM's loaded arsenal, some experiences were dampened by a glitchy IDKFA achievement. This and more are being fixed in tomorrow's patch.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

XBL Content Roundup: June 17th, 2016

A fortnight ago, we trialled a new layout for the Content Roundup. After some consideration and your thoughts, we've decided to tweak the layout a bit more.

Posted 4 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 40 comments

Bethesda VP Pete Hines Discusses Bethesda's Upcoming Titles

Pete Hines sat down for 40 minutes at E3 to discuss the games and DLC that Bethesda brought to E3 this year. From Dishonored 2 to Fallout 4 DLC and Skyrim Special Edition, this interview touches on everything.

Posted 4 months ago by Devin McIntyre, 20 comments

New Screens for DOOM

We have a few screens for DOOM's upcoming DLC "Unto the Evil," images of the new playable Harvester and the three new maps from the upcoming DLC "Unto the Evil" which will be available this summer.

Posted 4 months ago by Cindy Minguez, 3 comments

Demonloads of New Content, Both Free and Premium, Announced for DOOM

The reboot of DOOM was a smash hit all around. Marty Stratton of id Software is ready to walk you through what's next for the demonic franchise that's all about crazy weapons and kicking butt.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 15 comments

Live Blog: Bethesda Conference

A year after Bethesda made a tsunami-level splash with Fallout 4's reveal, they're back to take the stage again. It seems Dishonored 2 will be a heavy focal point. But what else can we expect? Tune in here with our live blog!

Posted 4 months ago by Mark Delaney, 30 comments

DOOM Multiplayer Update Live Today, Next Patch Previewed

Today DOOM had a small multiplayer update deployed. According to a representative from Bethesda, it is server-side only and will not require a download from players. There will also be a larger patch later in June.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 6 comments

DOOM Review

As one Bethesda employee put it: "If you're not into violent, bloody games… DOOM's probably not a game for you". For everyone else, it’s impossible not to recommend trying the title. DOOM is back and it’s hellishly good.

Posted 4 months ago by Dave Horobin, 29 comments

TA Podcast: DOOM, Xbox Hardware Rumours, TA Site Redesign

We've been away for far too long, but thankfully the TrueAchievements podcast is back for our May show, with Jack, Rich and Dave discussing the latest Xbox news and rumours from the past month.

Posted 5 months ago by Dave Horobin, 11 comments

XBL Content Roundup: May 13th, 2016

Due to the size of this roundup, we've put some of the larger sections in spoiler tags. Click on the spoilers to see the full list. Pre-Orders Anima: Gate of Memories Size: 4.71 GB Price: US$19.99 / £15.99 / €19.99 / AU$26.95 Release date: June 3rd worldw

Posted 5 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 21 comments

DOOM Shows Off Guns, Demons and Speed

Just two days out from its official release, Bethesda has released a new single player trailer for DOOM. There's more to DOOM than just murdering demons. In today's video, the developers take a closer look at how players can customize their character to approach the game in many different ways. <br/

Posted 5 months ago by Kevin Tavore, 13 comments

Retail Releases: Week of May 9th, 2016

Another very quiet week is expected for retail releases with all regions getting a single Xbox One release this coming Friday. The dark and atmospheric first-person shooter promises the chance to "fight like hell" against all manner of monsters and demons. North America DOOM (May 13th)<

Posted 5 months ago by Keith Gray, 14 comments

DOOM Gets Launch Trailer Ahead of Next Week's Release

Are you ready to fight like hell? Check out the launch trailer for DOOM ahead of its Friday the 13th release next week. Why Friday the 13th? Because it has monsters I suppose. DOOM is back! With a brutal single-player campaign, iconic fast-paced multiplayer, and the ability to create a

Posted 5 months ago by Donyea Cooley-White, 28 comments

DOOM New Developer Twitch Stream Released

Following on the previous twitch feed the folks over at Bethesda has released a new stream revealing some new features from the highly anticipated shooter, DOOM. The latest clip shows the new Snapmap mode included in the game. Similar to Forge in the Halo Series, Snapmap allows players to c

Posted 5 months ago by Andrew Ogley, 5 comments

New Screens Emerge for DOOM

Earlier this week, id Software's Executive Producer, Marty Stratton, and Creative Director, Hugo Martin gave players a look at a few levels from the upcoming DOOM reboot and explained some of the finer aspects of the game in an hour long single-player preview stream. While not quite as inf

Posted 6 months ago by Lexley Ford, 4 comments

TA Podcast: Episode 27

The TrueAchievements podcast is back on schedule, and once again Jack, Rich and myself are here to discuss the latest releases and the biggest Xbox related news from the past couple of weeks. On this episode we discuss our impressions of the Mirror's Edge Catalyst beta, the new "Hoops" game

Posted 6 months ago by Dave Horobin, 10 comments

An Hour of DOOM Single Player Gameplay

Two key players at id Software, the studio behind the upcoming title DOOM, sat down at the Twitch offices earlier today to show off the single player campaign. Marty Stratton, Executive Producer, and Hugo Martin, Creative Director, talked through the finer aspects of the game while playing through a

Posted 6 months ago by Kelly Packard, 17 comments

DOOM Beta Impressions

Gamers all over the world needed to wait a long time to get their hands dirty with DOOM. The game was announced all the way back in May 2008. DOOM has been on a very rocky road since the announcement, with multiple delays and even a complete developmental restart. Now the game is ready for release,

Posted 6 months ago by Gabriel Kreulen, 41 comments

DOOM Beta Gets Extended Through Today

Betas have been coming at us fast and furiously as of late, and among them is the DOOM beta. Originally scheduled to have concluded this morning, the official Twitter account has announced that the period has been extended until midnight tonight EST. If you're in the UK, that's 5 am. <span

Posted 6 months ago by Mark Delaney, 17 comments

XBL Content Roundup: April 15th, 2016

link hidden Pre-Orders Battle Ages Size: 502.8 MB Price: FREE Release date: April 20th worldwide Storm through history and conquer your enemies in this awesome combat strategy game! Progress from the dawn of mankind, build your ci

Posted 6 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 23 comments

DOOM Unleashes Hellish Videos and Details in Advance of the Open Beta

The April 15th release of the DOOM open beta is rapidly approaching. Following the announcement of a preload and a short teaser yesterday, today sees more details and three new videos for you to enjoy before you descend onto the battlefield. Player progression and customization will be a bi

Posted 6 months ago by Kevin Tavore, 15 comments

DOOM Open Beta - Preload Now, Starts April 15th

The multiplayer Open Beta for DOOM, which Bethesda detailed last week, is now available for pre-load. All you need to do is go to the Xbox Store on your console and search for 'DOOM Open Beta'. Hit Download, and 8.57GB later, you're ready to go. The news was accompanied by a short,

Posted 6 months ago by Sam Quirke, 22 comments

More DOOM Multiplayer Details

We've already heard plenty of details about DOOM's multiplayer. Well, Bethesda has revealed some more, including what is set to come after the game's full launch. Before that, however, was an announcement for an open beta. Containing two modes (Team Deathmatch and Warpath) and two maps (Hea

Posted 6 months ago by Andy Mills, 22 comments

Two New DOOM Videos

Ahead of the imminent DOOM multiplayer beta, two new videos have been released. First, we have five minutes of multiplayer footage to feast your eyes on, courtesy of the fine folks at Xbox On. link hidden As well as that, there's a new live-action "F

Posted 7 months ago by Andy Mills, 10 comments

DOOM Multiplayer Power-Ups Revealed

As we inch closer to the release date of DOOM, Bethesda continues to release more information regarding the game's multiplayer. First they showcased the maps you'll be fighting on, followed the the game modes themselves. Now details have been revealed on some of the unique power-ups and special weap

Posted 7 months ago by Devin McIntyre, 26 comments

DOOM Details Multiplayer Modes

Publisher Bethesda has shared some details on the different modes that we can expect in the DOOM multiplayer. The game will have six different modes from which players can choose, ranging from your classic multiplayer modes for first person shooters to some new unique twists that will keep the multi

Posted 7 months ago by Devin McIntyre, 18 comments

DOOM Multiplayer Maps Detailed

The date of the DOOM multiplayer beta was recently announced and now Bethesda have detailed all nine maps available at launch, some of which will undoubtedly show up in the aforementioned beta. The full list of nine maps are as follows: Excavation - A modest-sized UAC mining outpost. W

Posted 7 months ago by Andy Mills, 31 comments

DOOM Closed Beta Dated

Bethesda and id Software have finally announced a date for the long-awaited DOOM Multiplayer beta. Those who redeemed their DOOM Beta codes that were included with physical copies of Wolfenstein: The New Order, as well as those who pre-purchased or purchased Wolfenstein: The New Order digitally befo

Posted 7 months ago by Lexley Ford, 44 comments

XBL Content Roundup: February 26th, 2016

link hidden Pre-Orders Alekhine's Gun Size: 5.88 GB Price: US$49.99 / £39.99 / €49.99 Release date: March 11th worldwide Make Your Move! It is the height of the Cold War, a time of global uncertainty and civil unrest. You are Agent

Posted 8 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 15 comments

DOOM Details Warpath and Hack Modules

Players who like their shooters fast-paced, harsh, punishing, unforgiving and full-on will be interested to see what DOOM's multiplayer has to offer as developer id Software shares details on a new game mode and the featured hack modules. The development team recently tested out the new gam

Posted 8 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 15 comments

Details Drop For DOOM

Bethesda and id Software have revealed a lot of details about DOOM, including a release date and a new trailer at which you can take a look below. http://ww

Posted 8 months ago by Andy Mills, 63 comments

DOOM Multiplayer Closed Alpha Video

id and Bethesda have released a new video for DOOM to mark the Closed Alpha that happened this weekend, showing off some of the intense and gruesome gameplay that players will have experienced. https

Posted 1 year ago by Chewie, 46 comments

id Software Talk DOOM Multiplayer

In an interview with id Software, the team speak on what they think defines the online multiplayer in DOOM. DOOM has always been quick, fast-paced, ferocious, and full of impressive weapons. Check ou

Posted 1 year ago by Ashley Woodcock, 21 comments

DOOM's Power Comes From id's New Game Engine

When a long-running series introduces a new sequel on a brand new engine, people get excited. That's even truer when the game is DOOM and the studio building the engine is id Software. This new trail

Posted 1 year ago by Mark Delaney, 13 comments

DOOM Glory Kills Developer Interview

All this mindless blood and gore splattering every inch of the player's screen isn't just for a entertainment, it also has something to do with Glory Kills in DOOM. id Software goes into more depth a

Posted 1 year ago by Peter Stojanov, 7 comments

DOOM Developer Interview Video

Bethesda and id Software release a developer interview video for the next game in their gory series, DOOM. They discuss the game's "push-forward combat" and what it means; by making quick calls, pick

Posted 1 year ago by Peter Stojanov, 10 comments

Bethesda Hoping To Honor The Legacy of DOOM

You can't mention the FPS genre without mentioning the landmark DOOM series. The next sequel is titled simply, just DOOM. In choosing such a name, the studio and publisher make a point that this embo

Posted 1 year ago by Mark Delaney, 18 comments

DOOM Will Test Your Skills

Most developers and publishers are currently focused on Gamescom. Not so Bethesda, who wants to take us back to E3 instead. On Bethesda's live stage at E3 2015, their Global Content Lead Gary Steinma

Posted 1 year ago by Rebecca Smith, 21 comments

DOOM Game Features and New Screens

DOOM was one of those games that people grew up with, and a lot of modern games these days have taken ideas and concepts that derived from this old series, and adapted them to their own. To see DOOM

Posted 1 year ago by Ben Crouch, 31 comments

DOOM E3 Interview

If you haven't heard by now, DOOM, the game that essentially popularized the first-person shooter genre, is making a revamped comeback. Marty Stratton, the Executive Producer of id Software gave some

Posted 1 year ago by Shawn Hoffman, 15 comments

DOOM Details & Screenshots

If you've been following the blood flood of news here on TA, you likely already know about the latest installment in the battle through hell known as DOOM. Well Bethesda has already released more inf

Posted 1 year ago by Joseph C, 13 comments

DOOM E3 2015 Gameplay Trailer

The E3 Conference kicks off with id Software busting out on stage with a lot of gameplay from their upcoming next-gen game, DOOM. The new id Tech 6 engine renders many creatures, such as Imps, Revena

Posted 1 year ago by Peter Stojanov, 31 comments