Eight Titles Added To Backwards Compatibility

Eight Titles Added To Backwards Compatibility

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Halo 5: Guardians is Free Next Week to Celebrate Warzone Firefight

Halo 5: Guardians is Free Next Week to Celebrate Warzone Firefight

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TA Competition: Fenix Furia

TA Competition: Fenix Furia

Contest
Battleborn Double Credits Weekend, Free Loot Codes and Exclusive Skin Codes

Battleborn Double Credits Weekend, Free Loot Codes and Exclusive Skin Codes

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Tom Clancy's The Division Balances Weapons In Update 1.3

Tom Clancy's The Division Balances Weapons In Update 1.3

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The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing II Announced

The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing II Announced

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TA Top Five: Mass Effect Moments

With the Shepard trilogy well and truly behind us, and Mass Effect: Andromeda at the forefront of the franchise, we decided to take a look at the best and most memorable moments of the original Mass Effect trilogy.

Posted 5 hours ago by Marc Hollinshead, 20 comments

Watch Deliver Us The Moon's Full E3 Demo

Games have a way of revisiting the "final" frontier pretty often, sometimes exploring distant planets, sometimes romancing aliens. Deliver Us The Moon goes for a more human drama, however. And was on display at E3.

Posted 11 hours ago by Mark Delaney, 4 comments

Learn More About the Open World of Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands

Lead game designer Dominic Butler discusses the open world of Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands and some of the features you will be able to find therein.

Posted 17 hours ago by Chanse Wareham, 7 comments

Battleborn Double Credits Weekend, Free Loot Codes and Exclusive Skin Codes

This weekend the Battleborn devs are going to be out and about playing Battleborn against the community on all platforms, joined by popular streamers. To celebrate, there are other events going on including double credits.

Posted 20 hours ago by Kelly Packard, 10 comments

J1 League Coming To FIFA 17

Electronic Arts have announced that for the first time, the Meiji Yasuda J1 League and J.League Cup tournament will feature in FIFA 17. All 18 J1 teams will feature authentic logos, kits and rosters, and will be included in FUT.

Posted 20 hours ago by Ben Terrett, 9 comments

Sublevel Zero Redux Announced for Consoles

"A first-person roguelike six-degree-of-freedom shooter." Say that five times fast. That's how developer Merge Games describes Sublevel Zero. The PC title will be hitting consoles later this year.

Posted 21 hours ago by Kelly Packard, 2 comments

Gigantic Back in the Game With June 30th Stress Test

Gigantic and its developer Motiga have had a heck of a journey, from layoffs to landing a big-time publisher. But it's all culminated here, in an upcoming stress test on June 30th. Sign up if you'd like to partake!

Posted 21 hours ago by Kelly Packard, 1 comment

Double XP Weekend in Call of Duty: Black Ops III's Flags and Bombs Playlist

Still working toward the Battle Tested achievement in Call of Duty: Black Ops III? If you are, it looks like it's going to be an explosive, flag-toting weekend for you with double XP in the Flags and Bombs playlist.

Posted 22 hours ago by Kelly Packard, 2 comments

TA Top Five: Mass Effect Moments

TA Top Five: Mass Effect Moments

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By Marc Hollinshead
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E3 2016: Agents of Mayhem's Wacky and Colorful World

E3 2016: Agents of Mayhem's Wacky and Colorful World

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Star Wars Battlefront Bespin Pack DLC Achievement List

Star Wars Battlefront Bespin Pack DLC Achievement List

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Sunday Conversation: E3 Highlights

Sunday Conversation: E3 Highlights

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Microsoft's Vision for The Future - Where's the Benefit?

Microsoft's Vision for The Future - Where's the Benefit?

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The Long Dark Sandbox Alpha Update: "Penitent Scholar"

The Long Dark's newest update is loaded with new features and community requests. On the menu is a new skills system as well as a "feats" system to show off your accomplishments. It will be available in a few days.

Posted 22 hours ago by Kelly Packard, 2 comments

Tom Clancy's The Division Balances Weapons In Update 1.3

With Update 1.3 for The Division closing in fast, Massive and Ubisoft will be bringing balance to the different weapons and types in the game.

Posted 23 hours ago by Ashley Woodcock, 15 comments

The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing II Announced

NeocoreGames announced that the sequel to The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing, The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing II, will be available on Xbox One from July 1st.

Posted 23 hours ago by Gabriel Kreulen, 16 comments

TA Competition: Fenix Furia

It's Friday competition time, and this week we're giving you the chance to win an Xbox One download code for the recently released Fenix Furia.

Posted 23 hours ago by Dave Horobin, 450 comments

More Details Arise For Steep

Ubisoft have announced four play styles that will fuel your progression in the open world of Steep. Do you want to be an explorer, freerider, freestyler, or bone collector?

Posted yesterday by Devin McIntyre, 1 comment

Leap Frog Stats - Days 41- 50

Welcome to our latest Leap Frog stats round-up, which comes a day later than originally planned. For those of you who aren't aware already, scoring period 49 was extended by 24-hours due to Xbox LIVE issues.

Posted yesterday by Dave Horobin, 20 comments

Lost Sea Washes Ashore Later This Month

We've reported on Lost Sea only twice since it was announced in 2014. Let's skip the jokes about how it was "lost at sea" and instead get to the part where I tell you the release date and show you the official trailer.

Posted yesterday by Kelly Packard, 3 comments

Halo 5: Guardians is Free Next Week to Celebrate Warzone Firefight

Beginning June 29th, you'll be able to get the full Halo 5 experience for free for an entire week. We'll also finally get our hands on the long-awaited Warzone Firefight, new maps, scoring in single player and new REQs.

Posted yesterday by Kevin Tavore, 61 comments

Leap Frog Stats - Days 41- 50

Leap Frog Stats - Days 41- 50

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Do You Want to Join the TrueAchievements YouTube Team?

Do You Want to Join the TrueAchievements YouTube Team?

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TA Competition: Neon Chrome

TA Competition: Neon Chrome

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Leap Frog Stats - Days 31- 40

Leap Frog Stats - Days 31- 40

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TA Podcast: E3 Live Reactions

TA Podcast: E3 Live Reactions

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Carmageddon: Max Damage Does Wheelchairs

In the latest of the "We Do" series, Carmageddon: Max Damage shows some rather horrific footage of cars brutally maiming innocent civilians in wheelchairs.

Posted yesterday by Kevin Tavore, 17 comments

Interceptor Streams Bombshell At The Office

Interceptor Entertainment showcases a short stream of some gameplay of Bombshell straight from the studio's office in Denmark.

Posted 2 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 0 comments

Eight Titles Added To Backwards Compatibility

June's been a big month in terms of backwards compatibility, with eight more titles - from a variety of publishers - added to the program today, bringing the total up to twenty for this month alone.

Posted 2 days ago by Andy Mills, 97 comments

Developer Diary For Figment

Niels Højgaard Sørensen, game and sound designer at Danish developer Bedtime Digital Games, spends just over four minutes talking about songs and sound design in their latest game, Figment.

Posted 2 days ago by Andy Mills, 2 comments

A New Trailer For The Long Dark

In this latest trailer for The Long Dark, Canadian developers Hinterland Games show off the game's sandbox mode, with the character attacked by a wolf, a bear and games publication quotes. Okay, that last one's not true.

Posted 2 days ago by Andy Mills, 3 comments

Tutorial Video For Dovetail Games Flight School

Dovetail Games have released a tutorial video for the aptly named Dovetail Games Flight School, which is coming this year to Windows 10. The five minute long video walks you through the game's multitude of settings.

Posted 2 days ago by Andy Mills, 0 comments

Kyub Release Date Announced

After missing its original release date, the Japanese developed puzzler Kyub now has a new release date. In addition to that, a trailer and a few new images have been released.

Posted 2 days ago by Andy Mills, 2 comments

Criterion's Unnamed Extreme Sports IP Canceled

Gamers with good memories may remember an unnamed extreme sports title Criterion Games, veterans of the Burnout Series, showed prototype footage of at E3 2014. It was announced it has been canceled.

Posted 2 days ago by Kelly Packard, 14 comments

Neon Chrome

Neon Chrome

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By Megan Walton
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Mirror's Edge Catalyst

Mirror's Edge Catalyst

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By Marc Hollinshead
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Deadlight: Director's Cut

Deadlight: Director's Cut

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By Cindy Minguez
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Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter

Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter

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By Rebecca Smith
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Cooperative Top-Down Shooter Livelock Priced and Dated

The upcoming top-down futuristic shooter Livelock, which we first saw in January 2016, has received an official release date with a price to boot. It supports up to three players in co-op mode, so bring along some buddies.

Posted 2 days ago by Kelly Packard, 8 comments

Mafia III Showcases Pre-Order Bonuses in New Trailer

Mafia III has a new trailer to remind players of the pre-order bonuses they can receive. The Family Kick-Back pack includes three exclusive weapons and three cars. Mafia III is out October 7th.

Posted 2 days ago by Kelly Packard, 8 comments

Neon Chrome Review

A new top down shooter that sees you sending assets in to do your dirty work for you. The enemy is the Overseer, and you'll take down floors of enemies in order to reach him and take him down.

Posted 2 days ago by Megan Walton, 4 comments

The Technomancer Gameplay on Display in New Video

From mutated lifeforms to warring factions, there is plenty to keep you occupied in the upcoming sci-fi RPG The Technomancer. Take a look at some gameplay for the title in a video from Focus Home Interactive.

Posted 2 days ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

New Details for Upcoming Shovel Knight DLC

A few new details have appeared for Specter Knight as well as information on Yacht Club Games' battleplan for their upcoming DLC releases. The DLC will launch for free on an undisclosed date.

Posted 2 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 6 comments

Learn More About Mark McMorris Infinite Air in a New Developer Video

Producer Peter Garcin discusses the physics of the game, controls, and other development tidbits. In addition, plenty of gameplay is on display.

Posted 2 days ago by Chanse Wareham, 4 comments

Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime Add More to the Party with 4-Player Couch Co-op

It is dangerous to be out there, piloting your ship. That's why it is always better to have more people to share the love. Now, up to four players can join in with couch co-op for action title Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime.

Posted 2 days ago by Chanse Wareham, 4 comments

LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens Comes to the Dark Side with Kylo Ren

A new character vignette shows off the moody, brooding Kylo Ren that players will get to control in the upcoming LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

Posted 2 days ago by Chanse Wareham, 3 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: June 21st, 2016

XBL Sale Roundup: June 21st, 2016

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XBL Content Roundup: June 17th, 2016

XBL Content Roundup: June 17th, 2016

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XBL Sale Roundup: June 14th, 2016

XBL Sale Roundup: June 14th, 2016

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Mirror's Edge Catalyst Review

The last time we saw Faith was all the way back in 2008. A lot has changed since then, and now that Mirror's Edge has made a return, can it hold up in the next generation?

Posted 3 days ago by Marc Hollinshead, 31 comments

Star Wars Battlefront Bespin Screenshots

With the Bespin DLC now available for season pass holders, EA has decided to drop a few screenshots to show those of you who have to wait a little while what exactly you can look forward to.

Posted 3 days ago by Devin McIntyre, 13 comments

Unleash Your Inner Beast With GTA V's New Power Play Mode, 2X RP/GTA$ Playlist

Rockstar continues its quest to make Grand Theft Auto V the only multiplayer game that you ever play with its weekly updates and events. This week sees a new mode and a double GTA$ and RP playlist to go along with it.

Posted 3 days ago by Kelly Packard, 6 comments

NBA 2K17 Reveals Some Secrets

Whilst some fans may have already placed their pre-orders for the newest installment of the basketball franchise, some could yet be persuaded by the latest details that were revealed via the NBA 2KTV channel.

Posted 3 days ago by Andrew Ogley, 4 comments

Server Maintenance on Thursday

We will be performing some essential server maintenance on Thursday 23rd for approximately 3 hours, the site will be in read-only mode during this time

Posted 3 days ago by Rich Stone, 67 comments

E3 2016: Agents of Mayhem's Wacky and Colorful World

Set in a technologically advanced Seoul, Agents of Mayhem blends a vibrant environment with fast-paced combat. And, despite moving forward, Volition's new game still has plenty of Saints Row vibes.

Posted 3 days ago by Marc Caccamise, 5 comments

Deadlight: Director's Cut Review

An updated version of an arcade classic, how does the new Deadlight hold up? Well, overall it is a good game even for those not into zombie apocalypse titles, but beware of the drawbacks.

Posted 4 days ago by Cindy Minguez, 32 comments

Star Wars Battlefront Bespin Pack DLC Achievement List

A few days ago we brought you the news that Bespin, the latest Star Wars Battlefront DLC, would be releasing today, June 21st, for those with a Season Pass.

Posted 4 days ago by Jack Watling, 7 comments

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