Xbox One Sale Roundup: June 18th, 2019

Xbox One Sale Roundup: June 18th, 2019

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By Jack Watling
Sale
Xbox Live and Achievements Adoption Not Required For All Game Pass PC Developers

Xbox Live and Achievements Adoption Not Required For All Game Pass PC Developers

PC Game Pass
Poll: Which Game on Xbox's E3 Stage Most Impressed You?

Poll: Which Game on Xbox's E3 Stage Most Impressed You?

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Another Game Is Leaving Xbox Game Pass This Month, Making Six in Total

Another Game Is Leaving Xbox Game Pass This Month, Making Six in Total

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By Sam Quirke
Game Pass
Four More Titles Coming to Game Pass on Xbox and PC for June 2019

Four More Titles Coming to Game Pass on Xbox and PC for June 2019

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By Rebecca Smith
Game Pass
The Great TrueAchievements Score Challenge 2019

The Great TrueAchievements Score Challenge 2019

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By Sam Quirke
Community event
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Xbox Live Service Issue Detected - Xbox Live Core Services Affected

We have just picked up reports of an Xbox Live service issue. Please note that the issue may be unique to a particular region or device. You can check out the details of the issue here.

Posted 3 hours ago by Sam Quirke, 30 comments

Prop Hunt Arrives in Fortnite as Part of v9.30

If you've ever wanted to be a plastic flamingo, a broken down tractor, or a toilet cistern, you'll want to try out StrayKite's Prop Hunt mode through Creative code 6069-9263-9110.

Posted 6 hours ago by Rebecca Smith, 3 comments

Apex Legends Flyers Drop Death Boxes Before the Start of Season 2

Towards the end of the game's segment in the EA PLAY stream, the developer teased what appeared to be dragons. Many assumed these to be part of Season 2, but they've appeared in the game this week instead.

Posted 7 hours ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night Will Get 13 Free DLCs

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night launched on Xbox One yesterday after four years in development, but if that wasn't enough, the game's launch trailer confirmed there would be 13 free DLCs coming after launch.

Posted 9 hours ago by Rebecca Smith, 13 comments

Castlevania and Contra Anniversary Collections Get Japanese Version Updates

Konami has now released Japanese versions of "numerous titles" for not only the Castlevania collection, but also the Contra and Arcade Classics collections too.

Posted 10 hours ago by Rebecca Smith, 7 comments

The Surge (Win 10) Has Been Updated To Include Achievements

We have just picked up new achievements for The Surge (Win 10). There are 47 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, 34 of which are secret.

Posted 10 hours ago by Sam Quirke, 18 comments

Six Things You Should Know About Outriders

In case you missed the announcement trailer and developer diary during the show, a new video goes through six things you really should know about the game, including the world, its creatures, and the characters you'll embody.

Posted 11 hours ago by Rebecca Smith, 1 comment

Four More Titles Coming to Game Pass on Xbox and PC for June 2019

Microsoft has just revealed four new titles that are collectively coming to Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, three for Xbox One and two for PC.

Posted 11 hours ago by Rebecca Smith, 58 comments

Gunner Specialisation Added to The Division 2 in Latest Patch

The Gunner Specialisation fulfils the vanguard role within your squad and comes with a minigun signature weapon, riot foam grenades, P320 Compact handgun, and Banshee pulse skill mod.

Posted 12 hours ago by Rebecca Smith, 7 comments

Cities: Skylines - Industries Adds New Achievements, Free Gift for All Players

The latest Cities: Skylines DLC pack, Industries, gives players more options to bring trade into their creations by allowing them to designate special industry areas and add specialised buildings, as well as earn new achievements.

Posted 13 hours ago by Rebecca Smith, 7 comments

Has Project Lockhart Been Shelved? Phil Spencer Gets Cagey in Recent Interview

In the buzz around Project Scarlett, the long-rumoured next-gen Xbox console revealed at last week's Xbox E3 presser, a lot of us forgot about its younger brother. Where is Project Lockhart?

Posted 14 hours ago by Sam Quirke, 25 comments

Overwatch's Baptiste's Reunion Challenge is Now Live

The limited-time event follows on from the What You Left Behind short story, and gives players a chance to earn ten new Baptiste-themed rewards through watching and playing the game.

Posted 14 hours ago by Rebecca Smith, 5 comments

Fallout 76 Really Needs to Get In Xbox Game Pass

Fallout 76 Really Needs to Get In Xbox Game Pass

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By Sam Quirke
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Poll: E3 is Here! What Has You Most Excited?

Poll: E3 is Here! What Has You Most Excited?

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By Mark Delaney
Article
Easiest Xbox Achievement Lists from May 2019

Easiest Xbox Achievement Lists from May 2019

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By Mark Delaney
Easiest completions
Poll: What's Your Most Anticipated June 2019 Video Game?

Poll: What's Your Most Anticipated June 2019 Video Game?

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By Mark Delaney
Article
Crackdown 3 Extra Edition Update Adds More Achievements

Crackdown 3 Extra Edition Update Adds More Achievements

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By Rebecca Smith
Achievement spotlight
New Achievements Arrive with Dead By Daylight's Ghost Face DLC

An instantly recognisable mass murderer, Ghost Face usually hides in the shadows, stalking his victims for weeks so that he has a detailed grasp of their movements and habits. Now he steps into the spotlight.

Posted 15 hours ago by Rebecca Smith, 11 comments

The Great TrueAchievements Score Challenge 2019

Have you been wondering where the Great TrueAchievements Score Challenge has gotten to? Well, it's back... and it has some new rules. Check out the details here and get yourself signed up!

Posted 15 hours ago by Sam Quirke, 95 comments

OVIVO Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up new achievements for OVIVO. There are 31 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret.

Posted yesterday by Rich Stone, 6 comments

Irony Curtain: From Matryoshka with Love Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up new achievements for Irony Curtain: From Matryoshka with Love. There are 42 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, 9 of which are secret.

Posted yesterday by Rich Stone, 4 comments

Cybarian: The Time Traveling Warrior Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up new achievements for Cybarian: The Time Traveling Warrior. There are 21 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret.

Posted yesterday by Rich Stone, 1 comment

Neverwinter: Undermountain Now Available on Xbox One

The game's largest expansion is now available for download on Xbox One, bringing a new campaign, a new Expedition feature, and changes to classes, rewards, the companions system, and endgame challenges.

Posted 2 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 18 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: June 18th, 2019

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: June 18th, 2019

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By Jack Watling
Sale
Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: June 11th, 2019

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: June 11th, 2019

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By Jack Watling
Sale
Xbox One Sale Roundup: June 11th, 2019

Xbox One Sale Roundup: June 11th, 2019

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By Jack Watling
Sale
There are No Second Chances in the Red Dead Online Elimination Series Playlist

Rockstar may not come bearing free gifts for all Red Dead Redemption 2 online players this week, but they have provided a new players for those who prefer to go into a multiplayer match with everything to lose.

Posted 2 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 6 comments

Elves, Rogues, and Rifts Come to Portal Knights This Summer

While more details on the free update are promised for this week, we do know the Elves, Rogues and Rifts DLC will add a new race, class, planet, pet, gameplay mode and new achievements.

Posted 2 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 4 comments

Fort Boyard Arrives on Xbox One Next Week

If you've always wanted to have a go at the game show, you and up to three friends can take on the fort's challenges in a new Xbox One game coming next week.

Posted 2 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 20 comments

ARK: Survival Evolved Free Valguero Expansion Arrives in July

Valguero is home to a variety of biomes with lots of different landscape features to explore, as well as a brand new dinosaur and more boss battles. The best bit is that it will be released for free.

Posted 2 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 7 comments

Fallout 76 Really Needs to Get In Xbox Game Pass

Lots of people have been surprised by the various missing games from Xbox's E3 conference – a new Fable, some news on The Initiative's project or a sliver of something from Age of Empires IV. My biggest shock? No Fallout 76.

Posted 2 days ago by Sam Quirke, 69 comments

Illusion of L'Phalcia Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up new achievements for Illusion of L'Phalcia. There are 16 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, 3 of which are secret.

Posted 2 days ago by Rich Stone, 3 comments

Vote Now for July 2019's TA Playlist Game

Vote Now for July 2019's TA Playlist Game

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By Mark Delaney
Community event
TrueAchievements Now Supports the New Xbox Gamertag System

TrueAchievements Now Supports the New Xbox Gamertag System

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By Rich Stone
Site news
TA Playlist for June 2019 is Live with Batman: Arkham City

TA Playlist for June 2019 is Live with Batman: Arkham City

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By Mark Delaney
Community event
TA Playlist Game for June 2019 Announced

TA Playlist Game for June 2019 Announced

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By Mark Delaney
Community event
PSA: Xbox Live Is Returning Achievement Unlock Timestamps That Are In The Future

PSA: Xbox Live Is Returning Achievement Unlock Timestamps That Are In The Future

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By Rich Stone
Site news
Overwatch Baptiste Reunion Challenge Event is Coming Soon

The Baptiste Reunion Challenge event will give players a chance to earn an Epic skin for Baptiste by winning nine Overwatch matches across any mode. As you get there, you'll be unlocking other rewards too.

Posted 2 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 3 comments

Operation: Plague Star Returns to Warframe

The Plague Star has returned to the Plains of Eidolon, but the infested boil is far more putrid than it ever was before. It's up to you, Tenno, to save the Plains once again.

Posted 2 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night Now Available on Xbox One

Koji Igarashi first searched for crowd funding for his IGAvania title Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night in May 2015. Four years later, the game is now available for eager players to download on Xbox One.

Posted 2 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 13 comments

New Xbox Sale – Consoles & Headsets: June 18th, 2019

We've just picked up some new Hardware sales on the Xbox store, including the 1TB Xbox One X bundled with Forza Horizon 4 and a couple of Turtle Beach headsets.

Posted 2 days ago by HitmanOllie, 7 comments

Have a Date with Daphne in Dragon's Lair Tomorrow

The 1983 launch date is celebrated in both the Xbox Live Arcade and Windows 8 versions of the game with a time-specific achievement tomorrow, June 19th.

Posted 2 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 4 comments

Another Game Is Leaving Xbox Game Pass This Month, Making Six in Total

Sadly we'll have to say goodbye to another Xbox Game Pass title this month, after already receiving word of five Xbox Game Pass leavers last week. This time, it's the tropical zombie holiday experience Dead Island.

Posted 2 days ago by Sam Quirke, 30 comments

Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age

Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age

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By Kevin Tavore
Game review
Layers of Fear 2: A Spooky Sequel That's Lost At Sea

Layers of Fear 2: A Spooky Sequel That's Lost At Sea

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By Sam Quirke
Game review
Team Sonic Racing: Middle of the Pack Family Fun

Team Sonic Racing: Middle of the Pack Family Fun

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By Mark Delaney
Game review
Void Bastards: A Surprise Game of the Year Contender

Void Bastards: A Surprise Game of the Year Contender

56Comments
By Mark Delaney
Game review
Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: June 18th, 2019

Discounts on LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean, Sonic The Hedgehog 2, Sonic The Hedgehog (Arcade), Sonic Generations, Sonic & Knuckles, Sonic Adventure, Sonic CD and more

Posted 2 days ago by Jack Watling, 38 comments

Streets of Rogue Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up new achievements for Streets of Rogue. There are 50 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret.

Posted 2 days ago by Rich Stone, 15 comments

Monster Jam Steel Titans Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up new achievements for Monster Jam Steel Titans. There are 24 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, 6 of which are secret.

Posted 2 days ago by Rich Stone, 4 comments

Xbox One Sale Roundup: June 18th, 2019

Discounts on Lords of the Fallen, The Witness, Dovetail Games Euro Fishing, The Gardens Between, Sonic Mania, Divinity: Original Sin - Enhanced Edition, Blood Bowl 2 and more

Posted 2 days ago by Jack Watling, 61 comments

Age of Empires II Interview Shows Definitive Edition Improvements

The team is trying to make the game earn its Definitive Edition title, and you can hear all about the team's plans as well as see an eight-minute gameplay demo for one of the new campaigns.

Posted 3 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 24 comments

Mortal Kombat 11 Kombat League Ranked Mode Arrives Tomorrow

For new players, ranked matches might sound like torture, but NetherRealm's new Kombat League aims to introduce a new seasonal ranked mode for all players to be able to earn rewards, and it will be available tomorrow.

Posted 3 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 6 comments

Xbox Gameplay Chart: Week Ending June 16th, 2019

While it won't surprise you to learn that Fortnite continues to top the Xbox Gameplay Chart, a week of new content and new announcements during E3 has led to a lot of movement elsewhere.

Posted 3 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 9 comments

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Update Tweaks Weapons and Nerfs Heist Exploit

Ahead of this week's update, Treyarch has released a small patch that tweaks some weapons, game modes, and Specialists, including a nerf for a Heist exploit.

Posted 3 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 1 comment

Playground Games Hire Rockstar and Lionhead Developers for RPG Project

Playground Games might have been notably absent from E3 aside from the second Forza Horizon 4 DLC LEGO Speed Champions, but their RPG project is certainly attracting some big names behind the scenes.

Posted 3 days ago by Sam Quirke, 27 comments

Get Triple Realm Royale Next Frontier Battle Pass XP Now

If you're one of the players who hasn't yet unlocked those last few levels of the Next Frontier Battle Pass and there are still rewards you want to earn, you'll want to make use of the current triple Battle Pass XP event.

Posted 3 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 0 comments

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