[UPDATE] Original Xbox Backwards Compatibility Coming to Xbox One Tomorrow

[UPDATE] Original Xbox Backwards Compatibility Coming to Xbox One Tomorrow

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By Rebecca Smith
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TA Playlist Game for November 2017 Announced

TA Playlist Game for November 2017 Announced

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Zoo Tycoon: Ultimate Animal Collection Detailed

Zoo Tycoon: Ultimate Animal Collection Detailed

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Xbox One X "Feel True Power" TV Commercial Released

Xbox One X "Feel True Power" TV Commercial Released

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By Dave Horobin
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Activision Reveals How It Can Use Matchmaking to Sell Microtransactions

Activision Reveals How It Can Use Matchmaking to Sell Microtransactions

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By Kevin Tavore
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Wreckfest Competition Revealed - Get Your Music In The Game

Wreckfest Competition Revealed - Get Your Music In The Game

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By Ashley Woodcock
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The Evil Within 2 Review

The Evil Within 2 puts us back in the shoes of Sebastian Castellanos three years after the events of The Evil Within. Traumatized by the events that unfolded at Beacon Mental Hospital, Sebastian has to face his fears once more.

Posted just now by Lexley Ford, 0 comments

Xbox One X "Feel True Power" TV Commercial Released

Microsoft last night aired the debut TV commercial for the Xbox One X during Sunday Night Football and the season premiere of The Walking Dead, ahead of the console's release in just over two weeks time.

Posted 5 hours ago by Dave Horobin, 12 comments

Super Cloudbuilt Patch Sorts Possible Achievement Issue

Any potential issues unlocking achievements in platformer Super Cloudbuilt should now be fixed, as the game's publisher Double Eleven has released a small, but important patch to the game.

Posted 5 hours ago by Andy Mills, 1 comment

Fortnite's Latest Dev Update Talks Voice Chat, Weapons, Consumables and More

Earlier this month Epic Games held their first ever developer update focused on the Battle Royale mode. They’re back and this time around they're answering new questions and providing updates for the Fortnite community.

Posted 6 hours ago by Will Cruz, 1 comment

[UPDATE] Original Xbox Backwards Compatibility Coming to Xbox One Tomorrow

Over the last few days, pages for a variety of original Xbox titles have been appearing on the marketplace. This morning, six of those titles were released for purchase on Xbox 360 via Games on Demand.

Posted 7 hours ago by Rebecca Smith, 111 comments

Neverwinter Introduces and Details Swords of Chult

Producer Ben Bascom and systems designer Jared Sears deliver us the highlights of what's to come in "Swords of Chult", the next update for Neverwinter filled with new content, changes and improvements to the game.

Posted 19 hours ago by Ashley Woodcock, 7 comments

Wreckfest Competition Revealed - Get Your Music In The Game

Developer Bugbear Entertainment and publisher THQ Nordic have joined forces with Audiodraft.com on a mission to find the perfect music to add to their upcoming arcade racer Wreckfest.

Posted 19 hours ago by Ashley Woodcock, 4 comments

Ashes Cricket Women's Ashes Screens and First In-Game Trailer Released

Big Ant Studios has released a couple of female-filled screens for their upcoming sports title Ashes Cricket as they take the chance to celebrate the beginning of the battle between the women's Australian and English teams.

Posted 19 hours ago by Ashley Woodcock, 1 comment

The Evil Within 2

The Evil Within 2

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NASCAR Heat 2

NASCAR Heat 2

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Deadbeat Heroes

Deadbeat Heroes

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South Park: The Fractured but Whole

South Park: The Fractured but Whole

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Gameplay Video Shows RUGBY 18 in Action

The developer of this year's RUGBY 18 has released almost nine minutes of gameplay footage so you can take a look at the game in action and decide if it's up your alley.

Posted 21 hours ago by Kevin Tavore, 5 comments

Zoo Tycoon: Ultimate Animal Collection Detailed

The game is obviously a new version of the launch title Zoo Tycoon, but the developers promise it will be more than just a definitive edition. Instead, they are calling it a reimagining.

Posted 21 hours ago by Kevin Tavore, 16 comments

TA Playlist Game for November 2017 Announced

With 2017's gaming calendar entering the busiest time of the year, we wanted to focus on shorter games that are still well worth lots of discussion for TA Playlist. Come visit Europa with us and T.O.M. this November.

Posted yesterday by Mark Delaney, 49 comments

Hand of Fate 2 Dealer Teasers

The mysterious Dealer of upcoming hybrid RPG card game Hand of Fate 2 warns players they must prepare to defeat the impossible in a pair of new teaser trailers from Defiant Development.

Posted yesterday by Luc1d, 3 comments

Trailer For Bomber Crew Released By Runner Duck Games

To coincide with the release of Bomber Crew on PC, the team at Runner Duck Games released a trailer for the flight title. While we still have to wait for the game itself on Xbox One, we may as well check out said trailer.

Posted yesterday by Andy Mills, 1 comment

Black Riddles Studio's Crazy Justice Funded

Black Riddles Studio has announced that their steam-punk, cel-shaded, third-person shooter title, Crazy Justice, has successfully surpassed their funding goal and will feature Cross-Network Play.

Posted yesterday by Lexley Ford, 2 comments

Slayaway Camp: Butcher's Release Date Announced and Launch Trailer Released

Developer Blue Wizard Digital has confirmed the release date for Slayaway Camp: Butcher's Cut, the upcoming puzzle title from the team. There's also a blood, guts, and gameplay-filled launch trailer to check out.

Posted yesterday by Ashley Woodcock, 5 comments

Earth Atlantis Demo Gameplay Footage Released

New demo gameplay footage has emerged for Earth Atlantis, the upcoming shoot 'em up from developer Pixel Perfex. If you like a challenge in your shoot 'em ups, then the new demo footage will give a decent impression.

Posted yesterday by Ashley Woodcock, 2 comments

Check Out Our Horror Gaming Playlist on Spotify

Check Out Our Horror Gaming Playlist on Spotify

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By Mark Delaney
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A Voice in the Static: Interview with the One Man Team Behind Sylvio 2

A Voice in the Static: Interview with the One Man Team Behind Sylvio 2

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By Mark Delaney
Article
PLAY Expo Manchester 2017: A Classic Returns With Tempest 4000

PLAY Expo Manchester 2017: A Classic Returns With Tempest 4000

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By Rebecca Smith
Preview
Lost Words Brings a Story to Life

Lost Words Brings a Story to Life

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By Rebecca Smith
Preview
theHunter: Call of the Wild First Impressions

theHunter: Call of the Wild First Impressions

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By Will Cruz
Preview
Eternal Edge Screens Reveal a Small Sample of the Finished Product

As Righteous Weasel Games wraps up the final touches for their upcoming ID@Xbox action-adventure title, Eternal Edge, we get to check out a couple of screens of the 16-bit style gameplay to come.

Posted yesterday by Ashley Woodcock, 2 comments

New Trailer for The Inner World - The Last Wind Monk

Developer Studio Fizbin is aiming to keep the point and click genre fresh with their upcoming game The Inner World - The Last Wind Monk. Check out the latest trailer.

Posted 2 days ago by Will Cruz, 4 comments

Color Space Studios Releases Trailer For In The Shadows

In line with the game's release on PC, Color Space Studios has released a launch trailer for their pixel platformer In The Shadows. While we have to wait for the game on console, the trailer is fair game for us to check out.

Posted 2 days ago by Andy Mills, 1 comment

Check Out Our Horror Gaming Playlist on Spotify

It's the most wonderful time of the year! By that I mean Halloween season, of course. Come get into the spooky spirit with our horror gaming playlist, featuring some classic music from horror games spanning the years.

Posted 2 days ago by Mark Delaney, 39 comments

Slayaway Camp: Butcher's Cut Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for Slayaway Camp: Butcher's Cut. There are 50 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret

Posted 2 days ago by Rich Stone, 5 comments

Activision Reveals How It Can Use Matchmaking to Sell Microtransactions

Activision's latest patent filing goes into gritty detail regarding how they use matchmaking to ensure they get as many sales of DLC as possible. Because of course they do.

Posted 2 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 126 comments

Final Fantasy XV's Comrades Expansion Delayed

Final Fantasy XV's "Comrades" multiplayer expansion, which allows up to four players to join in cooperative play, has been delayed from its October 31st release date.

Posted 2 days ago by Kelly Packard, 10 comments

Gears of War 4's October Update Detailed

With The Coalition's one year plan of adding two maps every month to Gears of War 4, this means the October 2017 update is the last time we'll see more maps. There's also a Halloween event coming up and more.

Posted 2 days ago by Kelly Packard, 28 comments

Curve Digital's Gimme 5 Bundle Offers a 70% Discount on Five ID@Xbox Titles

Curve Digital's Gimme 5 Bundle Offers a 70% Discount on Five ID@Xbox Titles

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By Dave Horobin
Sale
Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: October 17th, 2017

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: October 17th, 2017

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By Rich Stone
Sale
Xbox One Sale Roundup: October 17th, 2017

Xbox One Sale Roundup: October 17th, 2017

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By Rich Stone
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Check Out the Latest Song Reveal and Livestream for Just Dance 2018

It’s time to get the party started with Ubisoft’s upcoming game Just Dance 2018. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or if you have no rhythm in your soul, Just Dance 2018 aims to bring the latest hits and moves to rock your body.

Posted 2 days ago by Will Cruz, 1 comment

Dead Exit Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for Dead Exit. There are 36 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret

Posted 2 days ago by Rich Stone, 2 comments

Cell Joins the Fight in Dragon Ball FighterZ

Nothing in this world is perfect, right? Wrong! Everyone’s favorite lean, mean, green villain Cell will be brawling in Dragon Ball FighterZ. Will you defeat the perfect one?

Posted 3 days ago by Will Cruz, 7 comments

Cities: Skylines Gets Xbox Live Gold Free Play Days

According to an advertisement on the dashboard and the game's Xbox.com store page, Colossal Order's Cities: Skylines is free to play this weekend for Xbox Live Gold members.

Posted 3 days ago by Kelly Packard, 16 comments

Numantia Live Trailers Released

Reco Technology released two trailers for their upcoming strategy game Numantia. Both are live action trailers, with game footage shown at the ends of the videos.

Posted 3 days ago by Dave Bricker, 0 comments

Crossout Is Taking Halloween Deadly Serious In Their Latest Update

Gaijin Entertainment has already kicked off the Halloween fun in their free-to-play, post-apocalyptic action MMO, Crossout, as a new update has gone live and is full of spooky and scary Halloween goodness.

Posted 3 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 1 comment

For Honor Joins The Halloween Festivities

For Honor joins in the season of Halloween with a whole new event running until November 2nd. During the course of the event, combat will take on a supernatural theme with skeleton armies taking over the battlefields.

Posted 3 days ago by Andrew Ogley, 6 comments

A Voice in the Static: Interview with the One Man Team Behind Sylvio 2

Earlier this year, we reviewed Sylvio, an indie horror that seemed to go under the radar of many players. Its sequel just hit Steam and is due on Xbox next year, so October seemed like a great time to catch up with the creator.

Posted 3 days ago by Mark Delaney, 5 comments

Giveaway: Hand of the Gods: SMITE Tactics - 2,000 Camazotz Legendary God Cards

Giveaway: Hand of the Gods: SMITE Tactics - 2,000 Camazotz Legendary God Cards

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By Dave Horobin
Contest
Vote Now for November 2017's TA Playlist Game

Vote Now for November 2017's TA Playlist Game

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By Mark Delaney
Community event
The Game Information Team Is Recruiting!

The Game Information Team Is Recruiting!

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By BulletLukey
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TA Playlist Podcast Episode 6 - Dark Souls

TA Playlist Podcast Episode 6 - Dark Souls

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By Mark Delaney
Community event
TA Playlist for October 2017, Alien Isolation, Has Begun

TA Playlist for October 2017, Alien Isolation, Has Begun

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By Mark Delaney
Community event
ROBLOX Announces Halloween Event With New Content

Three new Halloween themed stories join the ROBLOX Bloxtober event, giving players the opportunity to win virtual prizes including Halloween costumes for their avatar.

Posted 3 days ago by Andrew Ogley, 20 comments

God of Light: Remastered Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for God of Light: Remastered. There are 41 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret

Posted 3 days ago by Rich Stone, 0 comments

TA Podcast: Shadow of War, N++, theHunter: Call of the Wild and Win a Game Code

Welcome to episode 92 of the TrueAchievements podcast. Rich is away on holiday this week, so it was down to Jack and me to hold the fort and bring you all of the latest news and info from the wonderful world of TA.

Posted 3 days ago by Dave Horobin, 1 comment

Curve Digital's Gimme 5 Bundle Offers a 70% Discount on Five ID@Xbox Titles

Publisher Curve Digital has today announced a new Gimme 5 bundle for the Xbox One, which provides a 70% discount when compared to buying five of their most "highly revered titles" separately.

Posted 3 days ago by Dave Horobin, 19 comments

NASCAR Heat 2 Review

NASCAR Heat 2 captures the essence of the sport but that's to its detriment too. Racing amongst the pack is great fun, but you have to be a fan to see past the presentation and enjoy continually racing around circles.

Posted 3 days ago by Andrew Ogley, 6 comments

Five Street Fighters Hit Dead Rising 4 In Capcom Heroes Mode

Fans of both fighting and zombie-slaying should be happy as Capcom has announced that five characters from their flagship Street Fighter series would be part of Dead Rising 4's Capcom Heroes mode.

Posted 3 days ago by Andy Mills, 13 comments

Gigantic Gets New Content Update

Season of Souls update brings the game's first new map to the title along with a new hero, skins, icons and improvements to other game features. There's also a new spooky skin bundle just in time for Halloween.

Posted 3 days ago by Andrew Ogley, 1 comment

Destiny 2: Where is Xur? What is He Selling? October 20th - October 24th

Similar to the original game, each week between Friday and Tuesday, players of Destiny 2 can pay a trip to Xur, the exotic item vendor, giving you the chance to exchange Legendary Shards for hard to find gear.

Posted 3 days ago by Dave Horobin, 17 comments

PLAY Expo Manchester 2017: A Classic Returns With Tempest 4000

While retro may well be the main focus of the PLAY Expo events, modern gaming isn't left out completely. It was rather fitting to find that one of the latter titles was Llamasoft's upcoming Tempest reboot.

Posted 3 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 8 comments

Maria The Witch Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for Maria The Witch. There are 28 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret

Posted 3 days ago by Rich Stone, 6 comments

Star Wars Battlefront II Story Trailer and Details

The Star Wars Battlefront II multiplayer beta has come and gone. EA is now looking to generate some excitement for the single player mode of their upcoming sci-fi shooter with a trailer and some details regarding the story.

Posted 4 days ago by Ethan Anderson, 17 comments

Dance Central 3 Go Shorty Achievement Reminder

I think we can all agree, achievements are awesome. With hundreds of games available, it may be hard to keep track of certain achievements and when they can be unlocked. Luckily, we have you covered.

Posted 4 days ago by Will Cruz, 1 comment

Madden NFL 18 Free Weekend and Mixer Competition Announced

Starting today, Thursday October 19th, at 9 pm PDT and going through Sunday October 22nd at 11:59 pm PDT, Madden NFL 18 will be available to play for free. It will also be on sale for 33% off during that time.

Posted 4 days ago by Dave Bricker, 23 comments

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