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TGN First Impression: Rock Band Rivals

Paid DLC for last year's Rock Band 4 that isn't a song pack? Let's be honestly, you've already spent $400 on songs, what's a bit more? Is it worth it?

Posted 21 hours ago by Kevin Tavore, 28 comments

TGN Top Five: Games to Keep You Company This Halloween

It's once again time for candy corn, costumes, and creatures. Whether you go out or stay in this Halloween, here are a few of our favorite games to keep you company.

Posted 22 hours ago by Kevin Tavore, 32 comments

TA Community Interview – ZNMS

It's time for another TA Community Interview! This time we're speaking to ZNMS. Songwriter, executive director, gaming industry socialite - this guy has a more interesting backstory than most video game protagonists!

Posted yesterday by Sam Quirke, 8 comments

TGN Debate: Is Destiny Better Than Halo?

It's a question many have been circling for years now. Is it even possible to pick a winner? Today, the TGN YouTube team sit down and hash it all out.

Posted 2 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 77 comments

Destiny Previews This Year's Festival of the Lost

It's back! "The Festival of the Lost honors and celebrates the spirits of the dead, Guardian and citizens alike. We commemorate their sacrifices and treasure their memories. We laugh in the face of Death."

Posted 2 days ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

Gears of War 4 Update Addresses Credit and XP Gain in Horde

Last night an update was pushed out for Gears of War 4, which addressed some of players' launch-week complaints, such as XP and credit gain in Horde mode. Players can expect to earn more XP in a more balanced way.

Posted 2 days ago by Kelly Packard, 50 comments

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition Swoops in With a New Trailer

Many gamers have a special place in their gaming memory for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, and the new gameplay trailer for the Special Edition helps bring back all of those warm and fuzzy thoughts.

Posted 2 days ago by Chanse Wareham, 31 comments

Flying Wild Hog Takes Us Behind The Schemes of Shadow Warrior 2

Lo Wang, ramen, Jean-Michel Jarre, dangerous cocktails are a just a few of the topics Flying Wild Hog discuss as they take us for a trip behind the schemes of their upcoming title Shadow Warrior 2.

Posted 2 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 1 comment

Moto Racer 4 Changes Release Date Slightly In New Trailer

After revealing a release date in a short gameplay trailer a couple of months ago, Moto Racer 4 returns with another short gameplay trailer but this time with a slightly different release date.

Posted 2 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 4 comments

Hit Joins The Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Roster

Another character joins the fighter-filled roster of Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 as Hit, the legendary assassin from Universe 6, looks ready to unleash his ferocious power on anyone in his way.

Posted 2 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 0 comments

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Teams Up With Lewis Hamilton

Three time F1 Champion Lewis Hamilton will play the role of an engineer in the upcoming story of Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare. Infinity Ward also reveals 'Terminal', a re-imagined fan-favourite map from Call of Duty: MW2.

Posted 2 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 17 comments

Blast Brawl 2: Bloody Boogaloo Comes to the Xbox Game Preview Program

Developer Mind's Eye Games have announced a new fast-paced action title, Blast Brawl 2: Bloody Boogaloo, which will be coming very soon to the Xbox Game Preview Program.

Posted 2 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 1 comment

Two Free Updates Inbound for Pro Evolution Soccer 2017

A couple of free updates will be making their way to Konami's Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 as the team do their best to keep their title looking as realistic, authentic and up-to-date .

Posted 2 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 2 comments

Watch_Dogs 2 Pre-Order Bonus Mission Revealed

Ubisoft reveal an exclusive mission (and outfit) only available to those who pre-order Watch_Dogs 2. In the mission, Marcus Holloway goes on the hunt for the Zodiac Killer, one of the most infamous murder mysteries of our times.

Posted 2 days ago by Ben Terrett, 11 comments

XBL Content Roundup: October 21st, 2016

Battlefield 1, Gears of War 4 and WWE 2K17 provide the highlights, while there are plenty of new bundles and indie games. Rise of the Tomb Raider and Rock Band 4 add DLC with achievements.

Posted 2 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 12 comments

Assetto Corsa Releases Trailer For First Porsche DLC Pack

Kunos Simulazioni release trailer for the first of three Porsche DLC packs heading to Assetto Corsa this fall. The centrepiece is the Porsche 918 Spyder.

Posted 3 days ago by Andrew Ogley, 5 comments

Elite: Dangerous' The Guardians Update Gets A Release Date

Elite: Dangerous' long-awaited DLC, The Guardians, finally recieves a release date. It will launch on October 25th along with loads of tweaks to the core game.

Posted 3 days ago by Gabriel Kreulen, 8 comments

Star Wars Battlefront Ultimate Edition Arrives in November

To celebrate a year's worth of galactic warfare, DICE have announced an Ultimate Edition of Star Wars Battlefront, including all Season Pass content so far as well as the upcoming fourth instalment: Rogue One's planet Scarif.

Posted 3 days ago by Sam Quirke, 20 comments

HITMAN Elusive Target Number 12 Is Revealed

The latest elusive target for Agent 47 is revealed. It's time to start hunting down the Identity Thief. To give all prospective agents a little more information, a short briefing video is also provided.

Posted 3 days ago by Andrew Ogley, 5 comments

WRC 6 Review

WRC 6 is a title that is clearly aimed at fans of the sport, making the rally experience fun and enjoyable regardless of driver level. It's not quite as hardcore as Dirt Rally, but this is for the fans and not the drivers.

Posted 3 days ago by Andrew Ogley, 4 comments

TA Competition: Win a Pair of Tickets to the 34th Golden Joystick Awards

The Golden Joysticks awards take place on Friday, 18th November at 3:30PM at the indigO2 at London's O2 Arena and we've got a pair of tickets up for grabs!

Posted 3 days ago by Dave Horobin, 128 comments

TA Podcast: Red Dead Redemption 2, Battlefield 1 and Industry News

It's been a slower week for new AAA releases but there's still a lot to discuss as it has been a huge week for news; a certain cowboy game was announced and a we saw short trailer showing what Nintendo has to offer next.

Posted 3 days ago by Dave Horobin, 14 comments

BATMAN - The Telltale Series Director Commentary Video

With the next episode of BATMAN - The Telltale Series just days away Telltale Games has released a new video about the development of Episode 1 featuring director Kent Mudle.

Posted 3 days ago by Luc1d, 3 comments

Destiny Details and Releases Patch 2.4.1

Another patch has arrived for Destiny as Bungie look to fix a few issues and make some changes to the game with patch 2.4.1. Take a look at the list for all the details.

Posted 3 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 4 comments

Farming Simulator 17 - Two New Trailers

Take a look at tipping and go to Goldcrest Town in two new trailers for Giants Software's upcoming title Farming Simulator 17, which is coming to consoles next week.

Posted 3 days ago by Luc1d, 3 comments

The Top Moments From For Honor's Closed Alpha

For Honor's closed alpha has sadly ended. For those of us who didn't get in, we can at least reap the rewards in the form of a long highlight reel.

Posted 4 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 5 comments

Here's The Main Trailer For Ginger: Beyond The Crystal

The upcoming 3D platformer Ginger: Beyond The Crystal is scheduled to launch on Xbox One next week, and ahead of that release developer Drakhar Studio has released a trailer for the game showcasing what Ginger can do.

Posted 4 days ago by Andy Mills, 0 comments

The Latest Inn-side Story Talks About Sea Of Thieves' Sounds

The sixth episode of Rare's video series for Sea Of Thieves has been released and this one is all about the game's sound design. Involved in the creation of some of the sounds are cassette tapes, some turf and a swimming pool!

Posted 4 days ago by Andy Mills, 3 comments

The Division's Update 1.4 Receives a Release Date

We've waited for quiet some time now for patch 1.4. Massive and Ubisoft has put a lot of work into the patch to further improve the game but will the wait be worth it. Fire up The Division in a few days time and find out.

Posted 4 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 22 comments

Three Games Heading To Backwards Compatibility

Three games turn into seven with today's additions to backwards compatibility as The Orange Box joins offerings from both Hello Games and Bandai Namco as playable on Xbox One.

Posted 4 days ago by Andy Mills, 68 comments

The Bug Butcher Review

Triangle Studios debuts a game on consoles that is reminiscent of old arcade titles like Super Pang (even Galaga) without being a carbon copy. The Bug Butcher has its own personality as Harry stomps some really big bugs.

Posted 4 days ago by Cindy Minguez, 2 comments

Red Dead Redemption 2 Debut Trailer [UPDATED]

Rockstar Games finally announced the eagerly anticipated Red Dead Redemption 2 earlier this week. Tune in and watch the game's first trailer here.

Posted 4 days ago by Dave Horobin, 46 comments

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 4 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 19 comments

THQ Nordic Release Schedule Includes Darksiders: Warmastered Delay

Fans will have to wait until November to get their Warmaster on with this delay of Darksiders: Warmastered Edition, which has been announced alongside a release date for We Sing and The Dwarves.

Posted 4 days ago by Kelly Packard, 27 comments

Elder Scrolls Online Adds One Tamriel

If you've been missing your friends on Elder Scrolls Online because they were a different alliance or level, then worry no more! One Tamriel brings everyone together

Posted 4 days ago by Megan Walton, 12 comments

Dead Rising 4 Season Pass Detailed

With Dead Rising 4's winter release date rapidly approaching, Microsoft has shared the contents of its season pass. The reveal contains holiday cheer, bonus content, and one rather "punny" joke.

Posted 5 days ago by Kelly Packard, 30 comments

Prey Trailer Reveals The History Of TranStar

Bethesda reveal the history behind Talos 1. A research station birthed from a very dark and deadly past fraught with betrayals and conspiracies.

Posted 5 days ago by Andrew Ogley, 10 comments

Official TrueAchievements Hoodie Now Available

With summer having drawn to a close and the temperatures dropping we thought it was the ideal time to relaunch the official TrueAchievements hoodies.

Posted 5 days ago by Jack Watling, 114 comments

One Hundred Ways Review

One Hundred Ways is a mobile puzzler ported to Xbox, and reminds us of the dark side of choosing not to curate a digital games store. It's totally avoidable unless you want a somewhat easy, but boring 1000 G.

Posted 5 days ago by Mark Delaney, 12 comments

Making of the Main Theme for Shadow Warrior 2

Before you even start to dish out the Wang in Flying Wild Hog's upcoming Shadow Warrior 2, you may want to take a moment or two to enjoy the main theme music for the title, which is sounding very impressive in this new video.

Posted 5 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 2 comments

How Sound Is Created For Gigantic

Dan Crislip, Motiga's audio lead, discusses how the audio is created for Gigantic with the aid of real terrain and objects to deliver an authentic and crisp sound.

Posted 5 days ago by Damien Knox, 4 comments

REUS Review

Every game starts the same way with a barren and lifeless planet. Your job is to breathe life into the world using the four different elemental giants that are at your command, but how does it feel to be omnipotent?

Posted 6 days ago by Lexley Ford, 11 comments

Walkthroughs Update - September 2016

September brought forth a change in the way that we accredit original owners of walkthroughs that are ported to regional or console stacks. There were also 24 walkthroughs published.

Posted 6 days ago by SpiralGamerpro, 11 comments

Neverwinter Storm King's Thunder Patch Detailed and Released

Neverwinter's "The Storm King's Thunder" expansion is available right now along with a heavy patch that includes plenty of fixes, changes, and improvements.

Posted 6 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 11 comments

Final Fantasy XV Releases The Final Part of The English Voice Cast

The third and final part of the voice cast series from Final Fantasy XV has been released as the voice actors behind the many characters in the upcoming title share their memories and joyful memories recording for the title.

Posted 6 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 1 comment

XBL Sale Roundup: October 18th, 2016

In this week's Deals with Gold, Tomb Raider titles and other games join the familiar GTA V bundles. There's also a Fallout sale, discounts on Rock Band tracks and Team 17 bundles.

Posted 6 days ago by Chewie, 43 comments

Two More Volumes of Resident Evil 7 Videos Released

Volume three and volume four of Resident Evil 7's recently released video series shroud us in more mystery as the two videos showcase more short and sweet doses of gameplay footage.

Posted 6 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 6 comments

Sonic Mania Collector's Edition Comes To Europe

For all those Europeans who were sad when the Sonic Mania Collector's Editions was announced only for the USA, we have very good news for you!

Posted 6 days ago by Megan Walton, 23 comments

Titanfall 2 Single Player Trailer

Titanfall 2's story puts the lens on an average Rifleman named Jack and a very unique Titan named BT. They weren't meant for each other, but circumstances will bring them together in what may just be a heartwarming tale.

Posted 6 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 6 comments

Rockstar Confirms Red Dead Redemption 2 Coming Fall 2017

Following on from a couple of days of teasing via their social media accounts, Rockstar Games has officially announced that Red Dead Redemption 2 will be available in Fall 2017.

Posted 6 days ago by Dave Horobin, 123 comments