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TA Top Five: Awesome Yet Misleading Trailers

Trailers are awesome. Nothing beats the thrill of seeing those initial reveals and wondering what's next for your favourite series or a brand new IP. Sometimes, though, we don't quite get the game we were hoping for...

Posted 3 months ago by Sam Quirke, 66 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: June 21st, 2016

This week's Deals with Gold bring us a range of discounts across a variety of franchises both big and small, including Battlefield 4, Assassins Creed Syndicate, King's Quest and Gears of War.

Posted 4 months ago by Chewie, 62 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: May 24th, 2016

After last week's big list, this week's sales aren't any smaller with a handful of sales running simultaneously, including the standard Deals with Gold, an ID@Xbox Fest, a 360 Super Sale and a Spotlight Sale. Xbox One Bundles & Special Editions • Fallout 4 "Digital Deluxe

Posted 5 months ago by Chewie, 102 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: February 23rd, 2016

This week's Deals with Gold sees a decent amount of discounts across multiple franchises, including Metro, Dead Island, Saints Row and Gears of War, amongst others. Unfortunately with the recent Live issues, many of the discounts for the One were late being applied by Microsoft and som

Posted 8 months ago by Chewie, 99 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: October 27th, 2015

Although it may be Rocktober around here, with Halloween around the corner, Microsoft are also dubbing it Shocktober as we get a week of horror-themed discounts as well as a few other offerings. Xbo

Posted 1 year ago by Chewie, 86 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: August 26th, 2014

This week's Deals with Gold sees some non-achievement carrying DLC for two One titles discounted (as well as the equivalent DLC for one of those game's 360 version), as well as a handful of Games on

Posted 2 years ago by Chewie, 132 comments

Dead Island 2 Announced

When Dead Island (Xbox 360) first came to our attention in February of 2011, it's safe to say that people were intrigued. Of course, this was largely in part to the exceptional debut trailer, but it

Posted 2 years ago by Michelle Balsan, 81 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: May 13th, 2014

This week's Deal of the Week prepares players for the worst case scenario by giving them plenty of practice in the vanquishing of zombies. There are discounts on suitably themed XBLA games, DLC and G

Posted 2 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 96 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: April 15th, 2014

The Dark Knight is the theme for this week's Deal of the Week, with games featuring old pointy ears on offer across Games on Demand, Arcade and DLC, including the popular Arkham series. These discoun

Posted 2 years ago by Chewie, 175 comments

TA Top Five: Gaming Mechanics Of This Gen

As we moved from the original Xbox to the Xbox 360, it wasn't enough just to shoot things, blow things up, or drive very fast. As gamers, we now wanted more choice in the way we were able to carry ou

Posted 2 years ago by Andrew Ogley, 104 comments

Games With Gold Titles for February Revealed

A new month is about to dawn, so it's time for a fresh set of Games With Gold Titles. From February 1st through February 15th, gamers with an active Xbox LIVE Gold subscription can add Techland's Dea

Posted 2 years ago by Michelle Balsan, 207 comments

TA Top Five: Game Trailers

If our "Game of the Generation" voting and the rundown of some of the top games of each year has taught us anything, it's that video game trailers have become the primary way that games are marketed.

Posted 2 years ago by Jonathan Barnes, 92 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: October 29th, 2013

The only people who won't know that Halloween is approaching are the people who have had their eyes shut for the last few weeks. Everywhere you turn, you are met with the sight of pumpkins, plastic s

Posted 3 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 66 comments

Microsoft Starts a Black Friday XBL Sale [UPDATE]

Black Friday is a big event in North America. On the day after Thansksgiving , the vast majority of retailers will open earlier and discount goods in a tradition that marks the start of the holiday s

Posted 4 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 171 comments

Retail Releases: Week of July 2nd, 2012

This week is the slowest of the season so far, but with a lack of games, you can finally get some other stuff done; maybe learn to play chess or edit that novel you've been working on for -- how long

Posted 4 years ago by Mark Delaney, 26 comments

Retail Releases: Week of June 25th, 2012

Just in time for the guaranteed blockbuster film, Beenox and Activision are releasing the tie-in game of The Amazing Spider-Man. Fans of the superhero who prefer his sandbox roots will be happy to kn

Posted 4 years ago by Mark Delaney, 23 comments

Deep Silver Announces Dead Island Riptide

Publisher Deep Silver announced today a new entry in their zombie franchise with Dead Island Riptide. The title is being developed by Techland

Posted 4 years ago by litepink, 92 comments

Dead Island GOTY Edition Inbound

The words "Game of the Year" stand for exactly what it sounds like. A game that was enjoyed by so many that it was awarded as Game of the Year, or a game that received so many awards that even if it

Posted 4 years ago by Mr J Muffin, 99 comments

Retail DLC Roundup: January 31st, 2012

This week sees DLC releases for ten games. None of them add extra achievements to their list and one game has region exclusive DLC. Here is this week’s list: Dance Central 2 • "Forget You - Cee Lo Gr

Posted 4 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 38 comments

Dead Island Ryder White DLC Trailer Released

Just over a week ago, we brought you details as to the new DLC expansion coming to Techland and Deep Silver's Dead Island (Xbox 360). In the DLC, titled "Ryder White's Campaign", players will get to

Posted 4 years ago by Michelle Balsan, 50 comments

New Dead Island DLC Details and Screens

It's nearly time to travel back to the blood-soaked shores and ravaged city of Dead Island (Xbox 360). New story DLC was officially announced today, though savvy game menu navigators will have spotte

Posted 4 years ago by Mark Delaney, 57 comments

Dead Island Blood Bath Arena DLC Released

The current gaming trend is a form of Horde mode. Wave upon wave of enemies come charging towards you until you either collapse under the strain, or you reach that magical level where you have beaten

Posted 5 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 33 comments

Dead Island Bloodbath Arena DLC Dated

Those of you who purchased the Limited Edition of Techland's Dead Island (Xbox 360) received a code for a free piece of DLC: the "Bloodbath Arena". Unfortunately, due to a need for "further polishing

Posted 5 years ago by Michelle Balsan, 56 comments

Dead Island Receives Another Patch

Early last month, we brought you the unfortunate news that the "Bloodbath Arena" DLC for Techland and Deep Silver's zombie-survival game, Dead Island (Xbox 360), had been delayed. The reason behind t

Posted 5 years ago by Michelle Balsan, 53 comments

Dead Island Bloodbath Arena DLC Delayed

Dead Island (Xbox 360) developers, Techland, have confirmed via the game's official Facebook page that the "Bloodbath Arena" DLC, originally planned to be released in September, has been delayed. We

Posted 5 years ago by Dave Horobin, 51 comments

Dead Island Gets Patched Once Again

We all know that it takes a lot to make a game and, since it's such a big process, we also know that, unfortunately, games frequently make it to market with a bug or two. Thankfully, due to patching,

Posted 5 years ago by Michelle Balsan, 100 comments

Dead Island Bloodbath Arena DLC Detailed

If you pre-ordered the Special Edition of the recently released Dead Island (Xbox 360), you received two download codes for DLC. One was for the awesomely gruesome combo weapon, the ripper, a mechani

Posted 5 years ago by Mark Delaney, 49 comments

Dead Island Day One Patch Detailed

Techland's much talked about open world survival-horror title, Dead Island (Xbox 360), finally made its debut in North America today, and will be arriving on other shores later this week. Now, one sh

Posted 5 years ago by Michelle Balsan, 118 comments

Trio of Dead Island Gameplay Videos Released

In anticipation of this week's release of Dead Island (Xbox 360), Techland and Deep Silver have revealed three new gameplay videos for undead fans to drool over. The first video shows off Logan's att

Posted 5 years ago by Mark Delaney, 49 comments

Retail Releases: Week of September 5th, 2011

Have a little cash stashed away for that "horror" game? You may have to break that cute, little piggybank this week as the Kinect-enabled Rise of Nightmares and melee-happy Dead Island (Xbox 360) mak

Posted 5 years ago by Perpalicious, 78 comments

Dead Island Reveals Digital Prequel Comic

As we're now just about a week away from Dead Island (Xbox 360)'s much anticipated release, Techland decided to excite eager gamers with a digital comic that was before available only in a physical f

Posted 5 years ago by Mark Delaney, 28 comments

More Dead Island Screenshots

Do you remember the final picture from the last batch of screenshots for upcoming first person zombie-slasher/action-RPG Dead Island - the one with the large looking zombie in a strait-jacket. Well,

Posted 5 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 59 comments

Dead Island Screenshots

Dead Island made an appearance at the annual Game Developer's Conference this week. Joystiq were one of the lucky attendees at the gameplay demo, and have walked away with some fresh screenshots and

Posted 5 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 100 comments

Dead Island Reveal Trailer & Screenshots

Before I say anything about Deep Silver's upcoming survival horror title Dead Island, you must watch the trailer: The general consensus in the Newshound sta

Posted 5 years ago by Dog of Thunder, 123 comments