Xbox One Sale Roundup: August 22nd, 2017

Xbox One Sale Roundup: August 22nd, 2017

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By Rich Stone
Sale
Xbox One X Now Available For Pre-Order

Xbox One X Now Available For Pre-Order

Release
Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: August 22nd, 2017

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: August 22nd, 2017

Sale
Full List of Xbox One X Enhanced Games

Full List of Xbox One X Enhanced Games

53Comments
By Claudio Barata
Xbox One X
Limited Edition Minecraft Xbox One S Bundle and Controllers Announced

Limited Edition Minecraft Xbox One S Bundle and Controllers Announced

31Comments
By Jack Watling
Hardware
Zoo Tycoon: Ultimate Animal Collection Announced for Xbox Play Anywhere

Zoo Tycoon: Ultimate Animal Collection Announced for Xbox Play Anywhere

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By Kelly Packard
Announcement
Latest News
Limited Edition Minecraft Xbox One S Bundle and Controllers Announced

Yesterday evening, Microsoft held a press conference in Germany. While the main announcement was that Xbox One X pre-orders were now live, they also unveiled a new Xbox One S Minecraft Limited Edition Bundle.

Posted yesterday by Jack Watling, 31 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: August 22nd, 2017

Discounts on Fallout 3, BioShock, The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion, BioShock Infinite, Fallout: New Vegas, BioShock 2, Far Cry 2 and more

Posted 8 hours ago by Rich Stone, 20 comments

The Way First Impressions

The Way is the latest in a long line of puzzlers to hit the ID@Xbox scene. Set in a gloomy world with an interesting story, it could be something special. That's why we recruited Dean to give us his first impressions.

Posted 8 hours ago by Kevin Tavore, 1 comment

Sonic Mania First Impressions

Everyone knows who Sonic is and what he's all about. You go really fast and you get confused about what's going on until you hit an enemy or some spikes and stop dead in your tracks and that is just a wonderful experience.

Posted 9 hours ago by Kevin Tavore, 14 comments

Age of Empires: Definitive Edition Release Date Confirmed

With four Age of Empires games in development, there's quite a lot to take in today. But perhaps most important is the imminent release of the first game's definitive edition in October.

Posted 9 hours ago by Kevin Tavore, 13 comments

Age of Empires II and III to Receive Definitive Editions

So let's recap today. It was basically Age of Empires day. Three new games in the series were announced and another was given a release date. So we now know Microsoft is serious about the series.

Posted 9 hours ago by Kevin Tavore, 5 comments

Age of Empires IV Announced

It's an announcement fans have been hoping to hear for over a decade. Since the third, fans have seen releases that strayed from the RTS goodness that made the series so successful, but the series is coming home.

Posted 10 hours ago by Kevin Tavore, 21 comments

Xbox One Sale Roundup: August 22nd, 2017

Discounts on Fallout 4, Star Wars Battlefront, Tom Clancy's The Division, The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited, Titanfall 2, DOOM, Need for Speed and more

Posted 11 hours ago by Rich Stone, 46 comments

The Way First Impressions

The Way First Impressions

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By Kevin Tavore
Preview
Sonic Mania First Impressions

Sonic Mania First Impressions

14Comments
By Kevin Tavore
Preview
The Desperate Failure of Games to Tell a Tale

The Desperate Failure of Games to Tell a Tale

125Comments
By Kevin Tavore
Op-Ed
Caveman Warriors Achievement List Revealed

Caveman Warriors Achievement List Revealed

3Comments
By Ashley Woodcock
Achievement spotlight
GRIDD: Retroenhanced First Impressions

GRIDD: Retroenhanced First Impressions

5Comments
By Kevin Tavore
Preview
Rise of the Tomb Raider Xbox One X Enhancements Announced

We got our first look at the Xbox One X enhancements for Rise of the Tomb Raider. We are treated to new some screenshots, a cool new video, and enhancement details.

Posted 11 hours ago by Dave Bricker, 8 comments

Zoo Tycoon: Ultimate Animal Collection Announced for Xbox Play Anywhere

Microsoft has taken to Gamescom to announce Zoo Tycoon: Ultimate Animal Collection, an updated version of the Xbox 360 and Xbox One console editions of Zoo Tycoon. The title has been updated with 4K support and more.

Posted 11 hours ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

Two Last-Gen Kinect Disney Games Revamped for Xbox Play Anywhere

At Gamescom Microsoft announced two additions to Play Anywhere that hail from a surprising place -- last-gen's Kinect library. (Re)meet Disneyland Adventures and Rush: A Disney Pixar Adventure.

Posted 12 hours ago by Kelly Packard, 9 comments

Halo Wars 2's Awakening the Nightmare Expansion Dated

During E3 week, Microsoft announced plans to release Halo Wars 2 story DLC that was not included with the season pass. At Gamescom, the release date has been revealed for September.

Posted 12 hours ago by Kelly Packard, 9 comments

US-Only BioShock Tenth Anniversary Collector's Edition Announced

August 21st marks ten years since BioShock first graced gaming systems around the world. 2K is celebrating with the launch of a US-only limited collector's edition that will run you a cool US$200.

Posted 12 hours ago by Kelly Packard, 15 comments

Xbox Game Pass Expands to Eight New Countries, Seven More Games To Be Added

After a successful launch to 31 markets around the world on June 1st, the Xbox Game Pass will now be making its way to an additional eight markets as well as adding seven more games to the catalogue.

Posted 16 hours ago by Ashley Woodcock, 16 comments

Check Out WWE 2K18's Latest Interviews and Entrance

Seth Rollins and Kurt Angle answered questions regarding the upcoming wrestling title WWE 2K18. If interviews don’t interest you, check out the entrance for newly crowned NXT tag team champions SAnitY.

Posted 16 hours ago by Will Cruz, 3 comments

Agents of Mayhem Review

Agents of Mayhem offers some good old-fashioned, fast-paced, mindless fun, but it feels like a missed opportunity thanks to a lifeless open world and repetitive mission structure.

Posted 17 hours ago by Dave Horobin, 16 comments

Agents of Mayhem

Agents of Mayhem

16Comments
By Dave Horobin
Game review
Minecraft: Story Mode - Season Two Episode 2

Minecraft: Story Mode - Season Two Episode 2

1Comments
By Megan Walton
DLC review
The Pillars of the Earth

The Pillars of the Earth

20Comments
By Kelly Packard
Game review
Mr. Shifty

Mr. Shifty

7Comments
By Cindy Minguez
Game review
Mass Effect Andromeda Will Have No Further Single Player Content or Patches

Released six months ago, Mass Effect Andromeda has not exactly enjoyed the most trouble-free of existences. Now, Bioware has officially confirmed they are ending support for the single-player aspect.

Posted 17 hours ago by Alex Jones, 51 comments

Xbox One X Now Available For Pre-Order

The Microsoft Xbox Conference from Gamescom 2017 has just finished, and you are now able to pre-order your Xbox One X, formerly Project Scorpio.

Posted 2 days ago by Rich Stone, 199 comments

ID@Xbox Gamescom 2017 Montage

There are currently more than 1,500 ID@Xbox games in development. The traditional montage trailer showcased 14 of those titles that are coming to the Xbox One within the next 12 months.

Posted yesterday by Rebecca Smith, 16 comments

Middle-earth: Shadow of War Drops New Trailer and Xbox One S Bundle

Fresh from the Microsoft Gamescom presentation comes a new trailer for this fall's Middle-earth: Shadow of War. Take time to meet the vile creatures of the land before maybe considering one of the new Xbox One S bundles.

Posted 2 days ago by Mark Delaney, 7 comments

Xbox Design Lab Expands To Over 20 New Countries

Microsoft has revealed the Xbox Design Lab program will be expanded to include 24 new countries throughout Europe allowing players to create their own custom controllers.

Posted 2 days ago by Andrew Ogley, 26 comments

ReCore: Definitive Edition Announced, Coming to Game Pass

Almost one year after the release of the original game, Microsoft has announced that the Definitive Edition of ReCore will be coming to the Xbox One, with a new trailer and further details.

Posted 2 days ago by Claudio Barata, 32 comments

Full List of Xbox One X Enhanced Games

We know the Xbox One X is coming on November 7th and we know lots of games are going to support it, but until today we didn't know exactly what games those would be. There's over 100 titles.

Posted 2 days ago by Claudio Barata, 53 comments

World of Tanks Prepares To Storm Onto The Xbox One X

You may have already guessed that this would be the case after we confirmed that War Stories would be playable on Xbox One X. Now it has been fully confirmed with the release of a new trailer from this year's Gamescom event.

Posted 2 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 4 comments

Trials Fusion and Red Faction: Armageddon Now Free with Games with Gold

Trials Fusion and Red Faction: Armageddon Now Free with Games with Gold

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By Dave Horobin
Free with premium
Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: August 15th, 2017

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: August 15th, 2017

48Comments
By Rich Stone
Sale
Xbox One Sale Roundup: August 15th, 2017 [UPDATED]

Xbox One Sale Roundup: August 15th, 2017 [UPDATED]

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By Rich Stone
Sale
Sea of Thieves Cross-Play Announced

Rare's upcoming pirate pirate project, Sea of Thieves, will be a cross-play title between Xbox consoles and Windows PC. Those who already have access to the technical alpha will be able to experience this feature first.

Posted 2 days ago by Ethan Anderson, 4 comments

Jurassic World Evolution Announcement Trailer

Have you ever watched the Jurassic Park movies and thought about how you could definitely make a safer park than the ones presented? If so, now's the time to prove it in the newly announced Jurassic World Evolution.

Posted 2 days ago by Ethan Anderson, 32 comments

PUBG Gets New Xbox One Details

In case you missed it, Microsoft just opened Gamescom 2017 with its 90min keynote, inviting PlayerUnknown himself Brendan Greene, explaining a bit of the game, and giving new details.

Posted 2 days ago by Claudio Barata, 14 comments

New CGI Trailer for Assassin's Creed Origins

Gameplay footage is all well and good but there's nothing quite like a CGI trailer to build the world and set the tone for what's to come. Gamescom brings just that.

Posted 2 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 9 comments

Minecraft: Story Mode - Season Two Episode 2 Review

When we left Jesse and friends at the end of episode 1, it's fair to say things weren't looking too great. Episode 2, Giant Consequences, is now upon us, so what has Jesse encountered next?

Posted 2 days ago by Megan Walton, 1 comment

Microsoft Gamescom Conference Live Stream and Blog

We'll be live blogging what looks like it could be the biggest Xbox Conference in years, join us to watch it in the embedded player and chat to other community members about the show!

Posted 2 days ago by Rich Stone, 26 comments

Knock-Knock Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for Knock-Knock. There are 18 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret

Posted 2 days ago by Rich Stone, 7 comments

The Desperate Failure of Games to Tell a Tale

The sky is not blue because it is blue; the sky is blue because the author says it is. Authors use imagination to create worlds which become real. Video games are a bit rougher than that.

Posted 3 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 125 comments

Vote Now for September 2017's TA Playlist Game

Vote Now for September 2017's TA Playlist Game

190Comments
By Mark Delaney
Community event
TA Competition: Rocket League

TA Competition: Rocket League

831Comments
By Dave Horobin
Contest
TA Playlist for August 2017, Life is Strange, Has Begun

TA Playlist for August 2017, Life is Strange, Has Begun

60Comments
By Mark Delaney
Community event
TA Playlist Podcast Episode 4 - Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor

TA Playlist Podcast Episode 4 - Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor

27Comments
By Mark Delaney
Community event
TA Competition: Demetrios - The BIG Cynical Adventure

TA Competition: Demetrios - The BIG Cynical Adventure

103Comments
By Dave Horobin
Contest
World of Tanks Introduces Console Exclusive Campaign Mode War Stories

Wargaming.net has announced that for the first time in World of Tanks history, the console versions of the game will be receiving a campaign mode that will offer a PvE experience in "War Stories".

Posted 3 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 32 comments

Beast Quest Game Announced and Dated

Maximum Games and Torus Games have announced they will be making a Beast Quest game based on the best-selling fantasy series consisting of over 120 books.

Posted 3 days ago by Jake Hermance, 10 comments

Classic RTS Rise of Nations to Join the Windows Store With Steam Cross-Play

Microsoft has announced they will be bringing Rise of Nations, one of the studio's best-known RTS titles, to the Windows store. It will feature Steam cross-play with the 2014 release of the same name.

Posted 4 days ago by Kelly Packard, 19 comments

Gamescom 2017 Schedule

Gamescom is almost upon us, and we're making it as easy as possible for you to get involved and stay up to date with all of the latest announcements as they happen.

Posted 4 days ago by Dave Horobin, 18 comments

The Crew 2 Shows Off Their Partnership With Harley-Davidson Motorcycles

The Crew 2 offers plenty of ways to travel across America. Now, Ubisoft has confirmed that players will be able to do this in style thanks to their partnership with the iconic Harley-Davidson brand.

Posted 4 days ago by Alex Jones, 12 comments

Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite Official Story Trailer and Modes Revealed

Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite arrives next month and fans are eager for the release date. Check out the latest details regarding story, online and offline modes and even some screenshots.

Posted 4 days ago by Will Cruz, 20 comments

Iron Harvest Teaser Trailer and Screens

A new teaser trailer and screenshots show off a pre-alpha build of upcoming RTS Iron Harvest, a game inspired by the 1920+ universe created by Polish artist Jakub Rózalski.

Posted 4 days ago by Luc1d, 5 comments

The LEGO NINJAGO Movie Video Game Ninja-gility Trailer and Screens

Becoming a LEGO ninja takes dedication, courage and years of training in the art of Ninja-gility, as can be seen in the latest trailer for The LEGO NINJAGO Movie Video Game.

Posted 4 days ago by Luc1d, 4 comments

Rock of Ages Gets Imminent Release Date Along With Images & Trailer

ACE Team and Atlus have re-emerged to bring us a release date, screens and a trailer for their quirky sequel Rock of Ages II: Bigger and Boulder, which also features some unique launch discounts and freebies.

Posted 4 days ago by Chewie, 13 comments

Squish and the Corrupted Crystal Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for Squish and the Corrupted Crystal. There are 30 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, 9 of which are secret

Posted 4 days ago by Rich Stone, 0 comments

TA Podcast: Agents of Mayhem, Slime Rancher, Injustice 2 and Win a Game Code

Welcome to episode 84 of the TrueAchievements podcast. Rich was unfortunately too busy going through admin type things to record this morning, but have no fear as Jack and I are here to bring you this week's show.

Posted 4 days ago by Dave Horobin, 2 comments

Just Dance 2018 Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for Just Dance 2018. There are 45 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret

Posted 4 days ago by Dave Horobin, 6 comments

ZEN Releases List of Tables That Will Transfer to Pinball FX3

ZEN let players know their purchases would once again be carrying over to the next game in their pinball series, Pinball FX3. Now it's time to see which ones have made the list and which ones haven't.

Posted 4 days ago by Kelly Packard, 24 comments

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