XBL Sale Roundup: December 6th, 2016

XBL Sale Roundup: December 6th, 2016

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By Chewie
Sale
Resident Evil 7 Releases New Trailer Ahead of Xbox One Demo Release

Resident Evil 7 Releases New Trailer Ahead of Xbox One Demo Release

Demo
Star Wars Battlefront Joins the Vault Next Week, Rogue One Patch Out Today

Star Wars Battlefront Joins the Vault Next Week, Rogue One Patch Out Today

DLC
CDF Starfighter Confirmed for Project Scorpio With VR Compatibility

CDF Starfighter Confirmed for Project Scorpio With VR Compatibility

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By Rebecca Smith
Scorpio
Overwatch Winter Event Coming December 13th

Overwatch Winter Event Coming December 13th

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By Kevin Tavore
Patch
Ghost Recon Wildlands Beta Now Taking Sign-ups

Ghost Recon Wildlands Beta Now Taking Sign-ups

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By Mark Delaney
Xbox Live
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Rocket League Adds Custom Training, New Arena, Much More In Today's Patch

Since it arrived on Xbox One earlier this year, Rocket League has displayed one of the great examples of post-release support modern games have shown the ability to deliver. A whole lot more new content is available today.

Posted 8 hours ago by Mark Delaney, 10 comments

The Escapists Gets More Free Festive Content

Last year, The Escapists celebrated its success - and the holiday season - with the free "Santa's Sweatshop" update. They're at it again, offering us "Jingle Cells" while we wait for a full sequel in 2017.

Posted 9 hours ago by Sam Quirke, 3 comments

Conan Exiles Stream Reveals Early Gameplay

Conan Exiles is heading to Game Preview, but before that you can check out an early build in a developer stream. You'll get to see some character customisation and desert walking... but no sound...

Posted 10 hours ago by Sam Quirke, 1 comment

Batman - The Telltale Series Finale Arrives Next Week

The fifth and final episode of BATMAN – The Telltale Series titled Episode 5: City of Light will be available to download on all platforms next Tuesday, December 13th.

Posted 12 hours ago by Dave Horobin, 8 comments

HITMAN to Receive Free Holiday Content

Happy Holidays from... Agent 47? How nice, who knew he was such a festive guy? HITMAN will be receiving a free holiday-themed mission next week. Open presents, put on the famous fat guy's suit and stop some thieves!

Posted 12 hours ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

Silence Review

The dictionary definition of silence is the "absence of any sound or noise." In Daedalic's Silence, it's the name of a fantasy world where everything and everyone are not as they seem.

Posted 15 hours ago by Kelly Packard, 15 comments

Mark McMorris Infinite Air Releases Its Second Patch

Following on rather sharply from the first, another patch has gone live with a slightly longer list of fixes that aim to improve tutorials, videos, gameplay, and more in Mark McMorris Infinite Air.

Posted 16 hours ago by Ashley Woodcock, 3 comments

Resident Evil 7 Releases New Trailer Ahead of Xbox One Demo Release

Resident Evil fans have been clamoring for a return to the series' roots for years, and RE7 looks to finally deliver on that front. You can play the demo on Xbox starting this weekend ahead of the game's January due date.

Posted 19 hours ago by Mark Delaney, 13 comments

Silence

Silence

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By Kelly Packard
Game review
The Dwarves

The Dwarves

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By Lexley Ford
Game review
Enigmatis 2: The Mists of Ravenwood

Enigmatis 2: The Mists of Ravenwood

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By Rebecca Smith
Game review
Furi

Furi

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By Sam Quirke
Game review
Ghost Recon Wildlands Beta Now Taking Sign-ups

Wildlands was Ubisoft's seemingly annual E3 surprise a few years ago and, since then, many have waited to get their hands on the game. An upcoming beta is now open for registration, giving you the chance to do just that.

Posted 19 hours ago by Mark Delaney, 21 comments

ReCore Highlights Your Next Bot Companion In New Trailer

ReCore released in September to mixed reviews, and some cited a missing fifth robot that was seemingly pulled from the game for unknown reasons. Whatever those reasons were, the fifth robot is now on its way.

Posted 20 hours ago by Mark Delaney, 15 comments

Hitchhiker Reveals Character Personalities

One of the key features of the gameplay is that each of the ten hitchhikers has their own personality. Today, we have details on each of the ten hitchhikers as whom you will be playing. Who will be your favourite?

Posted yesterday by Rebecca Smith, 3 comments

The Elder Scrolls Online's Homestead Update Previewed

There's no place like home — even in an MMO. Soon, every player in The Elder Scrolls Online will be able to have his or her own place to relax and unwind by the fire, via the upcoming free "Homestead" update.

Posted yesterday by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

CDF Starfighter Confirmed for Project Scorpio With VR Compatibility

Back in May, we revealed a space combat simulator called CDF Starfighter. Next year, the title will be coming to Project Scorpio and will be VR enabled.

Posted yesterday by Rebecca Smith, 7 comments

Star Wars Battlefront Joins the Vault Next Week, Rogue One Patch Out Today

EA Access members have been waiting for Star Wars Battlefront to join the Vault since, well, it launched late last year. The shooter will be added to the EA Access Vault next week and the price of the season pass has dropped.

Posted yesterday by Kelly Packard, 21 comments

Tenebrae – Twilight of the Gods Enemy Concept Art

A selection of enemy concept art has been released for upcoming Metroidvania RPG Tenebrae – Twilight of the Gods, currently in development as part of the ID@Xbox programme.

Posted 2 days ago by Luc1d, 0 comments

Overwatch Winter Event Coming December 13th

Overwatch is bringing holiday cheer in the form of a new event on December 13th. What's included? Achievements? You'll have to ask Santa because we don't know!

Posted 2 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 25 comments

Dead Rising 4 Achievements Revealed

Dead Rising 4 Achievements Revealed

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By Mark Delaney
Achievement spotlight
TGN First Impression: The Little Acre

TGN First Impression: The Little Acre

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By Kevin Tavore
Preview
TA Community Interview - rafaelgrn

TA Community Interview - rafaelgrn

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By Kevin Tavore
Article
TGN First Impression: Final Fantasy XV

TGN First Impression: Final Fantasy XV

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By Kevin Tavore
Preview
We Deserve Better

We Deserve Better

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By Mark Delaney
Op-Ed
Winners: Furi

Our latest competition to win an Xbox One download code for Furi ended a couple of days ago, and it is now time to see who are two lucky winners are.

Posted 2 days ago by Dave Horobin, 8 comments

The Dwarves Review

When it comes to high fantasy, Dwarves are one of the most well-known species, yet they are often relegated to smaller roles behind their human and elven counterparts. How do they fare in the limelight?

Posted 2 days ago by Lexley Ford, 4 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: December 6th, 2016

Like last week (apart from that unexpected Game Award sale) things are a quieter affair on this week's Deals with Gold. We get a handful of smaller titles on each console, along with discounts on The Wolf Among Us.

Posted 2 days ago by Chewie, 59 comments

Worms W.M.D. Receives Free Content in New Update

August's Worms W.M.D. will be receiving new content in the form of the free "Liberation" update. The military-themed update, which will be arriving this week featuring five new levels and more.

Posted 2 days ago by Kelly Packard, 2 comments

New DLC Coming for Warhammer: End Times - Vermintide

Slaying hordes of Skaven is fun anywhere, it's true. But wouldn't you rather do it in a winter wonderland? Or how about an ancient Dwarven fortress deep in a mountain? With a pickaxe?

Posted 2 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 14 comments

Shoppe Keep Announced for Xbox One

While they may not be the focal point of most video games, behind every great protagonist is a great shopkeeper. Don't let your dreams be dreams... in Shoppe Keep, be the person who sells the other person neat stuff!

Posted 2 days ago by Kelly Packard, 9 comments

Retail Releases: Week of December 5th, 2016

The newest instalment in the Dead Rising franchise comes to Xbox One alongside another title in the relative lull that is to be expected in this part of the holiday season.

Posted 2 days ago by Keith Gray, 9 comments

Xbox One UK Retail Chart - Forza Horizon 3 Races Into Top Spot

This week's chart sees Playground Games' Forza Horizon 3 race to the top of the pile after once again seeing large retailer discounts, overtaking last week's first and second-placed FIFA 17 and Infinite Warfare.

Posted 3 days ago by Dave Horobin, 10 comments

TA Competition: Furi

TA Competition: Furi

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By Dave Horobin
Contest
TA Podcast: ID@Xbox Link-Up, Overcooked and Watch_Dogs 2

TA Podcast: ID@Xbox Link-Up, Overcooked and Watch_Dogs 2

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By Dave Horobin
Podcast
TrueAchievements Teams Up With ID@Xbox To Bring You All The Latest Games

TrueAchievements Teams Up With ID@Xbox To Bring You All The Latest Games

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By Rich Stone
Site news
Introducing Game Hubs

Introducing Game Hubs

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By Rich Stone
Site news
TrueAchievements Is Now Fully Secure and Supports HTTP2

TrueAchievements Is Now Fully Secure and Supports HTTP2

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By Rich Stone
Site news
TA Twitch Schedule - Week Commencing Dec 5th

If you fancy taking a look at this week's upcoming ID@Xbox games with a chance to win yourself a code, here are the details of when you can tune in.

Posted 3 days ago by Dave Horobin, 0 comments

Dead Rising 4 Achievements Revealed

Merry Christmas from Willamette, Colorado! Capcom's other zombie series has made a name for itself thanks to its colorful, inarguably goofy tone and even wackier weaponry.

Posted 3 days ago by Mark Delaney, 63 comments

Natsuki Chronicle Delayed for the Third Time

Qute Corporation's upcoming shoot 'em up, Natsuki Chronicle, has been hit with its third delay. The sad news comes alongside a new gameplay trailer that gives us a very short look at the challenges to come.

Posted 4 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 6 comments

TGN First Impression: The Little Acre

Does The Little Acre have what it takes to stand up against the big adventure games? Does its beautiful art, lovely music, and charismatic protagonists have what it takes to earn a spot in your collection?

Posted 4 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 3 comments

Enigmatis 2: The Mists of Ravenwood Review

Bucking the curse of the middle episode, Enigmatis 2: The Mists of Ravenwood offers another solid storyline with plenty of supernatural tendencies, setting the scene nicely for the final part of the trilogy.

Posted 4 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 13 comments

TA Community Interview - rafaelgrn

This week's interviewee has made a name for himself as one of the greatest Gamerscore competitors in the world. His goal is to be among the best, and I'm not sure we can say he's not!

Posted 4 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 31 comments

TGN First Impression: Final Fantasy XV

It's been a long time since Final Fantasy XV was initially unveiled as a spin-off to XIII a full decade ago. With XIII's mixed reception, fans have been demanding a top-tier experience from this sequel.

Posted 4 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 40 comments

The Surge Reveal Three New Mini-Bosses

New trio of screenshots reveal new mini-bosses which are looking bigger and tougher with each set of reveal images. This could be a tough game to beat.

Posted 4 days ago by Andrew Ogley, 1 comment

Nominated Xbox Games on Sale for The Game Awards

Nominated Xbox Games on Sale for The Game Awards

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By Marc Caccamise
Sale
XBL Sale Roundup: November 29th, 2016

XBL Sale Roundup: November 29th, 2016

38Comments
By Chewie
Sale
XBL Black Friday Weekend 2016 Sales

XBL Black Friday Weekend 2016 Sales

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By Chewie
Sale
Resident Evil 7 New Screenshots Released

Screenshots reveal the stunning level of detail and gorgeous imagery for the new title but also remind us of the horrors that lie in waiting in the mansion.

Posted 4 days ago by Andrew Ogley, 21 comments

8DAYS Will Be Coming To The Xbox One Early Next Year

Another successful Steam title will be making its way to the Xbox One early next year as developer Santa Clara Games and publisher BadLand confirm twin-stick shooter 8DAYS will be coming to consoles.

Posted 5 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 4 comments

Get to Know More About Atriox in the New Halo Wars 2 Trailer

From inspiration behind the character, to the Halo lore surrounding him, learn all about Atriox before you go into battle against him and his forces.

Posted 5 days ago by Chanse Wareham, 8 comments

Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite Announced With Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 Remaster

Fans of the Marvel vs. Capcom series have to wait years between games, but when the crossovers come out, they're usually worth it. Today at the PlayStation Experience, Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite was revealed.

Posted 5 days ago by Kelly Packard, 41 comments

Furi Review

Picture that one boss through which you desperately parried and dodged, only to be wiped out by an insane attack that defied your reflexes. Furi takes that heart-hammering frustration and makes a whole game out of it.

Posted 5 days ago by Sam Quirke, 7 comments

We Deserve Better

The Game Awards was broadcast live across several platforms on Thursday night. If you missed it, consider yourself fortunate. The show was as bad as ever, and as gamers we deserve better. When will we see improvement?

Posted 5 days ago by Mark Delaney, 102 comments

Weekend Conversation: Like That Game? Watch This Movie!

Games are great, but sometimes the interactivity of them may not be what we're looking for. If you're scrolling the dozens of apps on Xbox looking for a movie in place of a game, we recommend you start here.

Posted 6 days ago by Mark Delaney, 25 comments

Torment: Tides of Numenera Reveals The Jack Class

The newly revealed Jack Class is the third class to be revealed in Torment: Tides of Numenera. Jack will have a wide variety of skills and tricks up their sleeve truly making them the jack of all trades.

Posted 6 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 2 comments

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