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XBL Sale Roundup: October 11th, 2016

As well as a decent amount of Deals with Gold offers, including some indie discounts, there's a massive Xbox 360 Super Sale with some rare DLC savings. A big list of Rocksmith tracks rounds things off.

Posted 16 days ago by Chewie, 62 comments

TA Top Five: Absurd Xbox One Achievement Lists

Do you ever find yourself looking for games that are so hard you'll cry in frustration? Do you ever find that you have 1,000 spare hours you'd love to spend grinding? Look no further than this Top 5 - you'll feel right at home.

Posted 1 month ago by Kevin Tavore, 196 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: July 12th, 2016

After last week's massive, headache and sleepless night inducing (for me anyway) Ultimate Game Sale, things settle down a bit this week as the Deals with Gold bring a relatively modest selection of discounts on both consoles.

Posted 3 months ago by Chewie, 54 comments

Need for Speed, Unravel and PvZ: Garden Warfare 2 Coming to the EA Access Vault

You might want to hold off on that Unravel purchase in the Ultimate Game Sale if you're an EA Access member — the yarn-filled puzzler and two other games are slated to arrive in the Vault this summer.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 43 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: May 17th, 2016

This week we get four big old sales all at once. Deals with Gold focuses on the remaining CoD titles that weren't on offer last week, as well as a handful of other titles. Xbox One Bundles & Special Editions • Call of Duty: Black Ops III "Digital Deluxe Edition" (incl

Posted 5 months ago by Chewie, 110 comments

Ghost Games Announces End of Free Need for Speed Updates to Work on Next Game

The time has finally come. After a brutally difficult update in the form of the SpeedLists Update, Ghost Games has announced they will cease production of content for their 2015 title Need for Speed. The latest update brought the game to a grand total of 2200GS worth 24,000TA at the time of this art

Posted 5 months ago by Kevin Tavore, 48 comments

A New Title Update for Need for Speed is Racing in This Week

Ghost Games has been very generous with free content updates for last Fall's Need for Speed and this Wednesday they look to continue that trend with what is perhaps their biggest yet. We'll get two new event types as a first taste, but that's only the start. Competitive multiplayer has fina

Posted 6 months ago by Kevin Tavore, 15 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: March 22nd, 2016

This week we get three massive sales running at once. The Spring Sale joins the regular Deals with Gold and an extra Spotlight Sale. Huge thanks to Kennyannydenny and HolyHa1fDead for helping compile this beast. This week's Deals with Gold has a distinctly LEGO flavour, although a han

Posted 7 months ago by Chewie, 125 comments

TA Podcast: Episode 25

This past week, Jack, Rich and my good self forced ourselves to put down our controllers and turn off The Division for a couple of hours in order to record a new podcast for your listening pleasure. On this episode we discuss our initial impressions of Tom Clancy's The Division, what we've

Posted 7 months ago by Dave Horobin, 18 comments

Need for Speed Adds Hot Rods and Drag Racing

Ghost Games and EA have detailed a new content update making its way very soon to Need for Speed. Full of new cars, races, features, changes and fixes to some of the issues within the game, this content update is set to keep players racing for many more hours to come. Manual Transmission wi

Posted 7 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 14 comments

TA Podcast: Episode 24

On Valentine's day, Rich, Jack and myself cracked open a bottle of wine (or two in Rich's case), lit some scented candles and dimmed the lights as we got together again to record the latest episode of the TrueAchievements podcast. In this episode, we discuss what we've been playing, the rec

Posted 8 months ago by Dave Horobin, 23 comments

Extra REP In Need for Speed This Weekend

Ghost Games and EA are giving out bonus REP this weekend in Need for Speed which will help out towards nailing the level-based achievements from the racing title. The ratios are not very high for eac

Posted 8 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 6 comments

TA Podcast: Episode 23

As promised last week when we opened up the TA mailbag, Rich, Jack and myself sat down over the weekend to record our February show. In this episode, we discuss what we've been playing, including our

Posted 8 months ago by Dave Horobin, 20 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: February 2nd, 2016

This week's Deals with Gold gives us a range of discounts over a variety of titles, including a mix of big names and indie games, as well as the entire Hitman series. Xbox One Bundles & Special Edit

Posted 8 months ago by Chewie, 111 comments

Need For Speed Showcase Update Details

Ghost Games is continuing to bring new content to the racing title Need for Speed. Following on from the previous update, the developer has now revealed details for the upcoming "Showcase Update" and

Posted 9 months ago by Andrew Ogley, 20 comments

XBL Countdown to 2016 Sale - December 22nd

Today sees the beginning of the Countdown to 2016 sales with masses of discounts across all platforms. As well as the big list of week long deals there are the usual one day only offers. Because it w

Posted 10 months ago by Chewie, 57 comments

Latest Need For Speed Update Detailed

There's a new update for Need for Speed and it is adding a fair bit to the game, so let's get down to the details. First up, Eddie - an old enemy all the way back from Need For Speed: Underground - i

Posted 10 months ago by Andy Mills, 35 comments

Need For Speed Set To Release Its First Patch

If you're still tuning up your car to meet your exact preferences, don't forget to step outside the garage once in a while and smell the illegality of street racing in Need for Speed. The game's firs

Posted 11 months ago by Mark Delaney, 20 comments

XBL Black Friday Sale Kicks Off

Black Friday may still be a week away but Microsoft is celebrating early by giving Gold members access to a massive list of discounts a week before everyone else. Many of these titles have seen (in s

Posted 11 months ago by Chewie, 125 comments

TA Podcast: November Edition

With the holiday season upon us and games flying left and right, finding time to record an amazing podcast gets harder and harder. we recorded a merely OK podcast. In our November Show, Rich an

Posted 11 months ago by Jonathan Barnes, 26 comments

Need for Speed Review

Need for Speed has been around since 1994 and has dabbled in almost every form of racing imaginable, from Shift's focus on racing simulation and Hot Pursuit's fox and hound gameplay to The Run's cine

Posted 11 months ago by Lexley Ford, 66 comments

XBL Content Roundup: November 4th, 2015 New Games You had three weeks to pre-order and download this one before its release. In fact, some gamers still have time before the game is av

Posted 11 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 20 comments

Retail Releases: Week of November 2nd, 2015

This week sees Barbie and her friends grace consoles. There are definitely bigger releases for Barbie to contend with though, as the latest Call of Duty and Need for Speed games are also released. Sn

Posted 11 months ago by Keith Gray, 63 comments

Need for Speed Achievement List

We're back with another achievement list and today it is the turn of EA's soon to be released Need for Speed. Due for release on November 5th, Need for Speed is the 11th achievement-bearing title in

Posted 1 year ago by Dave Horobin, 49 comments

XBL Content Roundup: October 16th, 2015 Pre-Orders Need for Speed Deluxe Edition Size: 17.91 GB Price: US$69.99 / £64.99 / €79.99 / AU$109.95 / ¥9,504 Release date: November 3rd in No

Posted 1 year ago by Rebecca Smith, 43 comments

New Need For Speed Video Shows The New BMW

The last announcement of cars for the new Need for Speed featured seventeen cars. This time the focus is on one - the BMW M2 Coupé. For good reason too, this is the M2 Coupe's video game debut. You c

Posted 1 year ago by Andy Mills, 14 comments

Need For Speed Gets Customized In Latest Trailer

Cars and customization, the cornerstones of every good musclehead or tuner's dreams, these are the things showcased in the latest trailer for Need for Speed. The video is a rapid-fire tour of differe

Posted 1 year ago by Joseph C, 19 comments

New Details on Need for Speed

On Need for Speed's official website, EA has given us some new details on personalized handling. The upcoming racer has a "dedicated suite of handling options" that will allow players to set their pe

Posted 1 year ago by Cindy Minguez, 13 comments

New Need For Speed Gameplay Trailer Released

The new Need for Speed seems to be taking parts from all the previous games in the series, and nowhere is this more exemplified than in this latest gameplay trailer for the game showing the "Five Way

Posted 1 year ago by Andy Mills, 8 comments

Need For Speed Announces 17 Cars

When it comes to racing games, there are two groupings: simulation and arcade. Both have their merits, and surely some appreciate both. If you haven't been taken by the appeal of Forza Motorsport 6's

Posted 1 year ago by Mark Delaney, 46 comments

Gamescom Day 2 Podcast

We're back from Gamescom 2015, and what a great time we had! Here's the thoughts of TrueAchievement, WebChimp UK and Doomful on Day 2, when we got to see and/or play the following massive titles: Sta

Posted 1 year ago by Rich Stone, 15 comments

Meet the Icons in Need for Speed

In videos and a Gamescom presentation, Ghost Games and EA have given us a good chunk of what will be driving the story in Need for Speed when it's released later this year: icons of popular car cultu

Posted 1 year ago by Cindy Minguez, 8 comments

Need For Speed Classic Car Revealed

A new car is revealed for the upcoming racing game, Need for Speed and it's the fan-favourite BMW M3 E46. For those fans out there looking to buy the Deluxe Edition for NFS, you will be able to acces

Posted 1 year ago by Peter Stojanov, 11 comments

Further E3 Need for Speed Details Emerge

Yesterday, EA's keynote conference included new gameplay footage and details for its racing reboot, Need for Speed. Today, the publisher/develo

Posted 1 year ago by Keith Gray, 7 comments

Need for Speed E3 Trailer

Ghost Games' Marcus Nilsson stepped onto the EA keynote conference to reveal more about the arcade-racing reboot title, Need for Speed, after the game was originally announced last month. The game wi

Posted 1 year ago by Keith Gray, 6 comments

Need For Speed Gets The Reboot Treatment

All that was old is new again. That's the mantra of modern gaming, much like modern film and television. People love to hit the refresh button and begin anew. EA has announced today that they're doin

Posted 1 year ago by Mark Delaney, 66 comments