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Retail Releases: Week of September 26th, 2016

The annual instalment in the FIFA franchise arrives alongside the standard edition of Forza Horizon 3. A few other titles look to make their mark this week too.

Posted 1 month ago by Keith Gray, 10 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: July 19th, 2016

This week's Deals with Gold features Destiny, Forza Horizon, Payday 2 and the now customary Battlefield 4 DLC freebie, as well as a handful of other discounts.

Posted 3 months ago by Chewie, 32 comments

Worms W.M.D. Finally Reveals Release Date and Tons of Licensed Pre-Order Bonuses

Hey, Worms W.M.D. has a release date now instead of "sometime in 2017." There are also tons of pre-order bonuses featuring content from titles like Rocket League, Goat Simulator, The Escapists and Yooka-Laylee.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

Starbreeze Acquires Full Rights to Payday Franchise, Payday 3 Mentioned in Deal

Starbreeze AB, developer of the Payday series, has announced its agreement to purchase the full rights to the franchise from publisher 505 Games for approximately $30 million USD. Payday 3 was also included in the deal.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 22 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: April 26th, 2016

This week's Deals with Gold focuses very much on the Assassin's Creed series with every single console entry so far discounted, though unfortunately this does not also extend to DLC in most cases. There are other offerings too, including a "Captain America: Civil War" tie-in, EA sports discoun

Posted 6 months ago by Chewie, 66 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

Payday 2: Crimewave Edition Music Trailer

505 Games have released a new trailer spotlighting the dynamic audio that will feature in Payday 2: Crimewave Edition. Composer Simon Viklund discusses the music in Payday 2, and how your play style

Posted 1 year ago by Ben Terrett, 16 comments

Payday 2: Crimewave Edition Gets Dated

If you never got to experience the co-op shooter Payday 2 on last gen, soon you'll have your chance to get it on current gen. This new trailer serves to clue in gamers who let the cop killing, bank r

Posted 1 year ago by Mark Delaney, 19 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: February 3rd, 2015

The weekly Deal with Gold gives us a handful of discounts, including some recent releases such as Far Cry 4 and Assassin's Creed Rogue. Xbox One Games • Far Cry 4 - 33% off - Now US$40.19 / £38.49 /

Posted 1 year ago by Chewie, 103 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: Black Friday Extra Discounts

On Tuesday we brought you the first part of a week long set of Black Friday discounts being offered up by Microsoft. Now the big day has arrived, they've announced an additional series of discounts a

Posted 1 year ago by Chewie, 144 comments

XBL Content Roundup: October 28th & 29th, 2014

Xbox One Games NBA LIVE 15 and Sunset Overdrive, previously available for pre-order and pre-loading, are released in North America, although they won't reach other regions until later this week. As w

Posted 2 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 22 comments

Payday 2 Announces Big Update

It has been a long while since we've heard anything about Payday 2. Now, Overkill has announced a brand new update for the game, which brings a lot of new updates and fixes for various areas of the g

Posted 2 years ago by Megan Walton, 46 comments

Ultimate Games Sale Daily Deals: July 13th

Today's deals bring four more Games on Demand and the usual token XBLA title. Those of you who called Call of Duty: Ghosts in the other thread will not be winning any prizes unfortunately. Xbox 360 G

Posted 2 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 83 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: June 24th, 2014

This week's Deals with Gold on the 360 sees a mostly Fable flavoured sale, with a bit of Diablo III and Payday 2 thrown in too. On the One, we get a discount for Ryse: Son of Rome and its "Season Pas

Posted 2 years ago by Chewie, 150 comments

Payday 2 Confirmed for Next-Gen

One of those E3 announcements that players were highly likely to miss amongst the chaos was the news that OVERKILL's crime wave shooter, Payday 2, would be coming to the Xbox One. Dubbed Payday 2: Cr

Posted 2 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 66 comments

Ultimate Game Sale Daily Deals: February 22nd

The daily discounts continue being completely random with another selection of Games on Demand and XBLA titles. Remember that these discounts are for 24 hours only, so they will be back to full price

Posted 2 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 99 comments

Countdown to 2014 Daily Deals: December 21st, 2013

Most people will soon be receiving a little holiday bonus from work if they haven't already. Hopefully, this little payday will arrive soon. For today's sale, I would perform a strange rendition of "

Posted 2 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 86 comments

TA's Holiday Gift Guide 2013: Retail Games

It's that time of year again, gamers, the time of year when our thoughts turn to those we love and try to put a dollar value on that affection in the form of a holiday gift. Much like years past, we'

Posted 2 years ago by Jonathan Barnes, 24 comments

Armored Transport Rolls In for Payday 2

A couple of weeks ago, we highlighted that OVERKILL Software had applied an update for Payday 2 to correct a lengthy list of issues that had been reported by players since the game's release in Augus

Posted 2 years ago by Keith Gray, 37 comments

Patch Notes for Payday 2 [Update]

Straight from OVERKILL Software's developers, we have a thorough list of fixes that will be enacted during their next update for Payday 2. The patch is currently in Quality Assurance and should be up

Posted 3 years ago by Cindy Minguez, 45 comments

Payday 2 Demos a Bank Robbery

Payday 2 quite possibly became one of the fastest selling games on Games on Demand after the dire supply shortage that greeted the game's retail release in most regions. Now that the fuss has settled

Posted 3 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 26 comments

Retail Releases: Week of August 13th, 2013

We apologise for the late showing of this article. This week is still a little slow, but next week does promise to pick up the pace again. Here is the list for this week: North America Payday 2 Phine

Posted 3 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 30 comments

Payday 2 Launch Trailer Steals Our Hearts

Payday 2 is available on store shelves today in North America and Friday in Europe, but everyone can enjoy the launch trailer. This trailer contains no in-game footage and no real action of any kind

Posted 3 years ago by Dog of Thunder, 45 comments

Payday 2 Gameplay Trailer

Less than a week remains until you can get your hands on Payday 2. Despite the nature of the game, the people producing this title would prefer you actually purchase your copy. Speaking of the develo

Posted 3 years ago by Tuscani Terror, 37 comments

Payday 2 Dynamics Trailer

For many, childhood memories most certainly include playing "cops and robbers" with your friends. It is a rare occurrence that enables one to relive those days on a much more violent and grander scal

Posted 3 years ago by Tuscani Terror, 24 comments

Payday 2 Screens & Trailer

After looking at the juicy details of the upcoming playable characters to feature in OVERKILL Software's first person shooter, Payday 2, the team behind the game have released a new set of screens fo

Posted 3 years ago by Ashley Woodcock, 39 comments

Payday 2 Skills Trailer

OVERKILL Software has released a new trailer for Payday 2 detailing the four different playable characters and their unique skills. Commentated by Game Director David Goldfarb, the trailer shows off

Posted 3 years ago by Marc Caccamise, 20 comments

Payday 2 Details Loot Drops

To the robber go the spoils in OVERKILL's Payday 2. This developer diary previews the new Loot Drop system in the co-op heist shooter. You rob a bank for the bounty of money, of course, but in Payday

Posted 3 years ago by Mark Delaney, 14 comments

Payday 2 Gameplay Video Shows Off CRIME.NET

In the original Payday, players were given their mission info right off the bat and that was it. This time, however, we will have a lot more to work with as Payday 2 gives us CRIME.NET. What is CRIME

Posted 3 years ago by Marc Hollinshead, 17 comments

Payday 2 Trailer Showcases the Heist

Payday 2, the 4-player co-op heist title from OVERKILL Software, is all set to bring the special "skills" that are required for bank robbing to consoles next month. 505 Games, the title's publisher,

Posted 3 years ago by Keith Gray, 16 comments

Payday 2 Screens Steal The Spotlight

You'd be forgiven if you've never heard of Payday 2. As a formerly-arcade-turned-retail sequel to a PSN/PC game, it's not like the series got a lot of discussion here on TA to date. If you've played

Posted 3 years ago by Mark Delaney, 8 comments

Payday 2 Pre-Order Bonuses

Now that Payday 2 is coming to retail, 505 Games and Overkill have announced the bonuses for people who pre-order the game. Those who pre-order will receive the 'Lootbag DLC', which will contain a mi

Posted 3 years ago by Ellis Spice, 10 comments

PayDay 2 is Now Heading to Retail

Originally slated for an XBLA release, Payday 2 has now upped the ante and is heading for retail instead. 505 Games and OVERKILL Software have found the XBLA data limitations too slim, and have opted

Posted 3 years ago by SgtDigglesworth, 20 comments

Payday 2 Seizes Some Images

If yesterday's announcement that the sequel to Payday: The Heist, Payday 2, would be coming to XBLA left you thirsting for more information, then you're in luck, as plenty has arrived today. http://w

Posted 3 years ago by Michelle Balsan, 23 comments

Payday 2 Revealed For XBLA, Coming This Summer

A few years ago Payday: The Heist hit PSN and PC and was billed as "Left 4 Dead with cops and robbers instead of zombies". The final product was exactly that, even using a similar HUD to Valve's popu

Posted 3 years ago by Mark Delaney, 26 comments