Xbox One Sale Roundup: January 22nd, 2019

Xbox One Sale Roundup: January 22nd, 2019

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By Rich Stone
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Assassin's Creed Odyssey: A New Cyclops and a New Achievement Now Available

Assassin's Creed Odyssey: A New Cyclops and a New Achievement Now Available

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Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: January 22nd, 2019

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: January 22nd, 2019

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The Seven Quickest Game Completions from the January 22nd Xbox Sale

The Seven Quickest Game Completions from the January 22nd Xbox Sale

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By Dave Horobin
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OVERKILL’s The Walking Dead Delayed Indefinitely

OVERKILL’s The Walking Dead Delayed Indefinitely

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By Rebecca Smith
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Server Upgrades Taking Place This Week

Server Upgrades Taking Place This Week

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By Rich Stone
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Fantasy RPG Outward Dev Diary Chronicles the Travels of the Everyman

Even fans of RPGs would have to admit the genre tends to rely on chronicling the "Chosen One" or some eons-old prophecy. The absence of that trope is what makes Outward so interesting. See for yourself here.

Posted 9 hours ago by Mark Delaney, 3 comments

TA Playlist Game for February 2019 Announced

Our current month of TA Playlist came after a month of all Games with Gold options on the poll, and our next one will have too. Grab your overnight bag and listen for EVPs. We're going ghost hunting with OXENFREE.

Posted 11 hours ago by Mark Delaney, 43 comments

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Vikendi Map Goes Live

The Vikendi map brings snowy conditions to the game for the first time, as well as a new Survivor Pass, weapons and a vehicle, and all of that content arrived in the game with today's update.

Posted 14 hours ago by Rebecca Smith, 17 comments

Fortnite Update Turns Players Into Sneaky Snowmen

Sneaky Snowmen have been added to Battle Royale, allowing players to don a frosty (get it?) disguise. Meanwhile, Save The World players get another weekly challenge and a hero.

Posted 15 hours ago by Rebecca Smith, 3 comments

Assassin's Creed Odyssey: A New Cyclops and a New Achievement Now Available

Thanks to today's free update, you can now take on Arges the Bright One in Assassin's Creed Odyssey and earn another of the Lost Tales of Greece additional achievements.

Posted 16 hours ago by Sam Quirke, 20 comments

Echtra Games Streams Another Hour Of Torchlight Frontiers

Echtra Games is back with their first Torchlight Frontiers stream of 2019, showcasing some of the changes made and new features added in response to a couple of closed alphas late last year.

Posted 16 hours ago by Andy Mills, 0 comments

The Seven Quickest Game Completions from the January 22nd Xbox Sale

Now that this week's Xbox One and Xbox 360 sales have both dropped, we thought we'd help you decide what to spend your hard earned cash on by listing the quickest completions on offer.

Posted 17 hours ago by Dave Horobin, 34 comments

New Trailers Arrive for Layers of Fear 2

Both beautiful and horrifying, Layers of Fear was arguably quite successful in the horror genre, so much so that a sequel is now on the way, arriving alongside two new trailers for fans.

Posted 17 hours ago by Nicole René, 14 comments

The Battle at the Binary Stars Begins in Star Trek Online

Cryptic Studios has replaced the Featured Episode events with Featured Task Force Operations, and the first of those is arriving on consoles today.

Posted 18 hours ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

Mortal Kombat 11 Developers Are Looking Into Cross-Play

Given the way the conversation has gone in the last year, it's perhaps unsurprising that most multiplayer developers are telling us that they're "looking into" cross-play. Mortal Kombat 11 is just the latest of these.

Posted 20 hours ago by Sam Quirke, 8 comments

New Xbox Releases: Week Beginning January 21st, 2019

Of the seven new titles, the only one to appear at retail is Capcom's much-anticipated remaster of the second title in the Resident Evil franchise. ID@Xbox brings the remaining six titles.

Posted 20 hours ago by Rebecca Smith, 8 comments

HITMAN 2 Takes A Festive Trip To Hokkaido In The Latest Update

HITMAN 2 is taking a festive trip to Hokkaido for its first update in the new year, including some winter weather gear for Agent 47 for those who have opted for the Season Pass. The patch contains a bunch of fixes too.

Posted 22 hours ago by Sam Quirke, 13 comments

TA Playlist Game for February 2019 Announced

TA Playlist Game for February 2019 Announced

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By Mark Delaney
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Giveaway: 1,000 Neverwinter Xbox One Adventurer's Helper Packs

Giveaway: 1,000 Neverwinter Xbox One Adventurer's Helper Packs

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By Dave Horobin
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Giveaway: Three Xbox One Codes for The Grand Tour Game

Giveaway: Three Xbox One Codes for The Grand Tour Game

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By Dave Horobin
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Vote Now for February 2019's TA Playlist Game

Vote Now for February 2019's TA Playlist Game

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By Mark Delaney
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Giveaway: Win an Xbox One Code for Below

Giveaway: Win an Xbox One Code for Below

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By Dave Horobin
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Server Upgrades Taking Place This Week

The site will be in read only mode for two hours on Tuesday while we move the database to our brand new servers, and there will be some other disruption on Wednesday.

Posted 2 days ago by Rich Stone, 74 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: January 22nd, 2019

Discounts on Dead Space, Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Conviction, Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Vegas 2, Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Vegas, Dante's Inferno, Dead Space 2, Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter and more

Posted yesterday by Rich Stone, 38 comments

Xbox One Sale Roundup: January 22nd, 2019

Discounts on Grand Theft Auto V, Tom Clancy's The Division, Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege, Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands, Paladins: Champions of the Realm, Steep, Defiance 2050 and more

Posted yesterday by Rich Stone, 44 comments

Weekend Announcements January 18th-20th: Deponia, Power Rangers and More

This last weekend was quite busy for the announcement of new titles. There are 10 new games for you to meet today, some of which we should have met before.

Posted 2 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 19 comments

Action Platformer Oniken: Unstoppable Edition Announced

In a world ravaged by global war and corrupt organizations, join the resistance and protect the innocent in the platformer title Oniken, now releasing for consoles.

Posted 2 days ago by Nicole René, 5 comments

Paul Haddad Set To Voice A Character In Daymare: 1998

With Daymare: 1998 originally starting life as a remake of Resident Evil 2, it makes perfect sense that Paul Haddad -- the original voice of Leon S. Kennedy -- is set to play a part in the upcoming game.

Posted 2 days ago by Andy Mills, 5 comments

Seagate 2 TB External Hard Drive Reduced to Just Over £50 on Amazon UK

Seagate 2 TB External Hard Drive Reduced to Just Over £50 on Amazon UK

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By Dave Horobin
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WRC 6 and Far Cry 2 Now Free with Games with Gold

WRC 6 and Far Cry 2 Now Free with Games with Gold

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By Dave Horobin
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The 12 Quickest Game Completions from the January 15th Sale

The 12 Quickest Game Completions from the January 15th Sale

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By Dave Horobin
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Xbox Gameplay Chart: Week Ending January 20th, 2019

Fortnite has been sat in the top spot of the Xbox Gameplay Chart for the last couple of weeks. It's time to see if anything has managed to unseat it.

Posted 2 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 7 comments

The System Shock Remake Is Still In Progress And Has New Artwork

The last time we reported on the crowdfunded remake System Shock Remastered Edition was when it was put on hiatus after losing focus on its core experience. The game is very much alive now as new artwork shows.

Posted 2 days ago by Chewie, 11 comments

Seagate 2 TB External Hard Drive Reduced to Just Over £50 on Amazon UK

Are you fed up of uninstalling games from your console's hard drive just to make space for your latest game purchases? Amazon UK might have the perfect solution.

Posted 2 days ago by Dave Horobin, 41 comments

OVERKILL’s The Walking Dead Delayed Indefinitely

It seems like recent events have conspired against the console version of OVERKILL's The Walking Dead as the game has been delayed again, this time indefinitely.

Posted 2 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 52 comments

Endless Dungeon Achievement Now Available in Dungeon of the Endless

Players need to win a game with today's special character in Dungeon of the Endless to unlock a date-specific achievement for playing on the Endless Day.

Posted 2 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 8 comments

Overwatch Lunar New Year Event Returns This Week

The annual Lunar New Year event is a notable fixture in the Overwatch calendar. This year it will be the Year of the Pig, and the event will kick off on January 24th.

Posted 2 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 17 comments

Ten DLCs That Totally Changed The Story

Ten DLCs That Totally Changed The Story

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By Sam Quirke
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10 ID@Xbox Games Worth Getting Excited About in 2019

10 ID@Xbox Games Worth Getting Excited About in 2019

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By Mark Delaney
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Poll: What's Your Preferred Way to Spend 40 Gaming Hours?

Poll: What's Your Preferred Way to Spend 40 Gaming Hours?

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By Mark Delaney
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Hitman: Absolution HD Achievement List Revealed

Hitman: Absolution HD Achievement List Revealed

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By Dave Horobin
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Hitman: Blood Money HD Achievement List Revealed

Hitman: Blood Money HD Achievement List Revealed

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By Dave Horobin
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Jump Force Beta Suspended To Fix Network Issues

Upcoming Shonen Jump brawler Jump Force has been enjoying a beta period ahead of release, but unfortunately it has been closed early due to problems with the "online experience".

Posted 2 days ago by Sam Quirke, 6 comments

Windows 10 Mobile Support Ends This Year

As reported by Thurrott, Microsoft have updated their Windows 10 Mobile FAQ to state that support for the platform will end on December 10th this year. The official advice? Switch to Android or iOS.

Posted 2 days ago by Sam Quirke, 64 comments

Action Platformer Odallus: The Dark Call Announced

A critically acclaimed title, Odallus received high praise when it released on PC, featuring a vast amount of compliments for its homage to Castlevania and other series of the genre. Now, it's set to arrive on Xbox One as well.

Posted 2 days ago by Nicole René, 2 comments

Anthem Gameplay Trailer and Livestream Focus on Freelancer Role and Ranger

The latest Anthem videos both feature gameplay from the upcoming looter shooter. The trailer shines a spotlight on the role of Freelancers while the longer livestream video features the Ranger javelin.

Posted 2 days ago by Lucy Wood, 15 comments

Kingdom Hearts III Screens and Soundtrack Song Available

The opening theme song for Kingdom Hearts III, by Hikaru Utada and Skrillex, is now available for purchase ahead of the game's release later this month.

Posted 2 days ago by Lucy Wood, 12 comments

Revenant's Bolt Update Will Add New Character and Gear to City of Brass

Australia based developer Uppercut Games has announced a free new update for City of Brass, titled Revenant's Bolt, will be heading to consoles "soon".

Posted 3 days ago by Dave Horobin, 0 comments

The Walking Dead: The Final Season Episode 3

The Walking Dead: The Final Season Episode 3

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By Mark Delaney
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Absolver

Absolver

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By Kevin Tavore
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Hitman HD Enhanced Collection

Hitman HD Enhanced Collection

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By Mark Delaney
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Tales of Vesperia: Definitive Edition

Tales of Vesperia: Definitive Edition

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By Kevin Tavore
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Life is Strange 2 Recaps The First Episode In The Game's Latest Trailer

With a long wait between the first and soon-to-be-released second episodes of Life Is Strange 2, Dontnod have released a video recapping a few of the major moments brothers Sean and Daniel Diaz have went through.

Posted 3 days ago by Andy Mills, 11 comments

Diablo III Patch Kicks Off Season 16

New content continues to be added to Diablo III. The latest patch introduces the litany of changes and updates accompanying Season 16: Season of Grandeur.

Posted 3 days ago by Caleb Greer, 24 comments

Live Stream Schedule and Giveaways for Week Commencing January 21st 2019

This week, we have four more ID@Xbox streams scheduled for your viewing pleasure over on our Mixer channel, and as always, we'll be giving away a code for each game we stream to a lucky viewer in the chat.

Posted 3 days ago by Dave Horobin, 0 comments

Wild Flower is the Latest Song to be Revealed from Wargroove's Soundtrack

In the latest video for the upcoming Wargroove, developer Chucklefish introduces us to a new song titled Wild Flower, which is "commander Nuru's theme".

Posted 3 days ago by Dave Horobin, 0 comments

DiRT Rally 2.0 Trailer Shows How Developers Check Stages

Ever wonder how stages are checked and validated for pacing to be the best they can be? See how Codemasters is doing it for their upcoming rally racer DiRT Rally 2.0 in a brand new Dev Insight trailer.

Posted 4 days ago by Caleb Greer, 5 comments

New Dragon Ball Z Action RPG Teased

Bandai Namco recently revealed that big news would arrive for Dragon Ball fans. As a warrior from Universe 11 joins the battle in Dragon Ball FighterZ, a new project has been announced in the form of an action RPG.

Posted 4 days ago by Nicole René, 16 comments

Nordic-Themed Action-Adventure Fimbul Releasing Next Month

Zaxis and EuroVideo have announced that Fimbul, the upcoming Norse comic action-adventure title, will be releasing on the Xbox One at the end of February.

Posted 4 days ago by Dave Horobin, 5 comments

Ten DLCs That Totally Changed The Story

While the relative merits and disadvantages of substantial extra content can be debated, there's certainly been a few expansions that are near-essential to the main game's narrative. Here are some of the most significant.

Posted 4 days ago by Sam Quirke, 82 comments

Dark Souls Trilogy Compilation Coming To Europe

A few months after its release in America and Asia, the Dark Souls Trilogy compilation is making its way to Europe with a special limited run Collector's Edition in tow.

Posted 4 days ago by Andy Mills, 32 comments

Xenon Racer Release Date Announced with a New Trailer and Screenshots

Publisher SOEDESCO has announced that Xenon Racer, the upcoming futuristic arcade racer being developed by 3DClouds.it, will release on the Xbox One in March.

Posted 4 days ago by Dave Horobin, 3 comments

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