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

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

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By Rich Stone
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Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: August 15th, 2017

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: August 15th, 2017

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Sonic Mania Achievement List Revealed

Sonic Mania Achievement List Revealed

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Official Conan Exiles Gameplay on Xbox One

Official Conan Exiles Gameplay on Xbox One

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By Will Cruz
Preview Program
NBA 2K18: The Prelude Announced and Dated

NBA 2K18: The Prelude Announced and Dated

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By Roland Chansen
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Vote Now for September 2017's TA Playlist Game

Vote Now for September 2017's TA Playlist Game

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

Today marks the mid-point of the month, and that means Xbox LIVE Gold members now have the chance to download two new games for free via August's Games with Gold.

Posted 2 hours ago by Dave Horobin, 2 comments

Gears of War 4's Chest Candy Achievement Requirements to Be Altered

Achievements in the Gears of War series are known for being steep. As of the September update, The Coalition is altering one of Gears of War 4's more challenging achievements ever so slightly.

Posted 4 hours ago by Kelly Packard, 19 comments

Voodoo Vince: Remastered Update Removes Point of No Return

Developer Beep Games has updated Voodoo Vince: Remastered, eliminating the point of no return that stopped users from revisiting prior levels after they reached the final boss fight.

Posted 8 hours ago by Kelly Packard, 13 comments

Bandai Namco Teases Projekt #1514

Bandai Namco is really into teaser campaigns this year. Earlier we "Prepared to Dine," now it's time for Projekt #1514, which is all about "military battlefields, bullets, shots and dark atmospheres."

Posted 9 hours ago by Kelly Packard, 1 comment

Play EA SPORTS UFC 2 Free With Gold Until August 21st

Xbox Live Gold members are used to Free Play events popping up here and there. The latest invites Gold members to try EA SPORTS UFC 2, the newest iteration of games based on the Ultimate Fighting Championship.

Posted 9 hours ago by Kelly Packard, 2 comments

Neverwinter: Tomb of Annihilation Release Date Announced

Sixteen days ago we brought the announcement of “Tomb of Annihilation” to you. Today, the release date of September 12th was announced.

Posted 10 hours ago by Dave Bricker, 5 comments

GRIDD: Retroenhanced First Impressions

Retroenhanced. What does that really mean? The jury's still out but it looks like it just means fun. GRIDD is an on-rails shooter with an 80's vibe and a modern feel.

Posted 17 hours ago by Kevin Tavore, 2 comments

The Pillars of the Earth Review

When Daedalic Entertainment announced The Pillars of the Earth, an interactive novel based on Ken Follett's 1,000-page novel of the same name, players questioned how well it would translated to the video game medium.

Posted 19 hours ago by Kelly Packard, 10 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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Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: August 8th, 2017

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: August 8th, 2017

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Xbox One Sale Roundup: August 8th, 2017

Xbox One Sale Roundup: August 8th, 2017

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By Rich Stone
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Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance and ScreamRide Now Backward Compatible

Another 2 titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance and ScreamRide.

Posted 21 hours ago by Dave Horobin, 38 comments

Agents of Mayhem Official Launch Trailer

This week Agents of Mayhem makes its official debut. With 12 agents to choose from varying with different personalities and abilities, the craziness has yet to begin. Check out the official launch trailer.

Posted 23 hours ago by Will Cruz, 12 comments

Call of Duty: WWII Multiplayer Private Beta Trailer

A private beta test for Call of Duty: WWII begins later this month, giving players a preview of new maps and the divisions feature. Players that pre-order will be invited to participate.

Posted yesterday by Roland Chansen, 6 comments

Batman: Arkham City Storyteller Achievement Reminder For St. Roch's Day

With St. Roch's Day happening tomorrow, a reminder that to those going for the Storyteller achievement in Batman: Arkham City to pay Calendar Man a visit.

Posted yesterday by Andy Mills, 13 comments

NBA 2K18: The Prelude Announced and Dated

A tweet from NBA 2K18 has officially announced the 2018 edition of The Prelude. Like last year's game, NBA 2K18: The Prelude will allow players to jump start the career mode for the full edition of the game.

Posted yesterday by Roland Chansen, 30 comments

Sonic Mania Achievement List Revealed

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

Posted yesterday by Rich Stone, 10 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: August 15th, 2017

Discounts on Call of Duty: Black Ops, Call of Duty: Black Ops II, Dead Rising 2: Case Zero, Deadpool, Bionic Commando, Dead Rising 2: Case West, Catherine and more

Posted yesterday by Rich Stone, 39 comments

Vote Now for September 2017's TA Playlist Game

As we hit the midway point in our discussion regarding Life is Strange, it's time to look ahead to September. After lots of debate, here are the next four games from which the community can choose the next TA Playlist game.

Posted yesterday by Mark Delaney, 140 comments

GRIDD: Retroenhanced First Impressions

GRIDD: Retroenhanced First Impressions

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By Kevin Tavore
Preview
Strange Brigade is a Quest for Ancient Treasure

Strange Brigade is a Quest for Ancient Treasure

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By Marc Caccamise
Preview
Sold Again: Enjoying Remasters in an Era Full of Them

Sold Again: Enjoying Remasters in an Era Full of Them

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By Will Cruz
Op-Ed
One Man's Trash: Longing for the Days of Movie Tie-in Games

One Man's Trash: Longing for the Days of Movie Tie-in Games

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By Mark Delaney
Op-Ed
Conga Master First Impressions

Conga Master First Impressions

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By Will Cruz
Preview
Sonic Mania Launch Trailer Gets Us Ready For Release

Sonic fans have been waiting forever for a true homage to the old games we remember from the Mega Drive days. Sonic Mania promises to be just that, and we've got a launch trailer and some screenshots to share with you.

Posted yesterday by Megan Walton, 8 comments

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

Discounts on Star Wars Battlefront, Battlefield 1, Mass Effect: Andromeda, Need for Speed, FIFA 17, Unravel, Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare 2 and more

Posted yesterday by Rich Stone, 93 comments

The Pillars of the Earth Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for The Pillars of the Earth. There are 21 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret

Posted yesterday by Rich Stone, 4 comments

>observer_ Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for >observer_. There are 19 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, 9 of which are secret

Posted 2 days ago by Rich Stone, 13 comments

The Division Update 1.7 Releases Tomorrow, Survival DLC Free to Try This Weekend

Update 1.7 for The Division introduces Global events, Commendations, Encrypted Caches, New Gear, customisation options and more. The "Survival" DLC will also be available to check out for free over the weekend.

Posted 2 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 13 comments

Official Conan Exiles Gameplay on Xbox One

With less than a week to launch, Conan Exiles will officially enter the Xbox Game Preview Program. Developer Funcom gave fans a taste of what they can expect on consoles via their latest Mixer stream.

Posted 2 days ago by Will Cruz, 10 comments

Mr. Shifty Review

A hero who doesn't carry a gun, picking up items on the fly, must stop a dangerous weapon from being released upon the world. How dangerous can one man be whose only talent is teleporting? Actually, quite dangerous indeed.

Posted 2 days ago by Cindy Minguez, 7 comments

Circuit Breakers Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for Circuit Breakers. There are 15 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, 4 of which are secret

Posted 2 days ago by Rich Stone, 2 comments

The Pillars of the Earth

The Pillars of the Earth

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By Kelly Packard
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Mr. Shifty

Mr. Shifty

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By Cindy Minguez
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Demetrios - The BIG Cynical Adventure

Demetrios - The BIG Cynical Adventure

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By Rebecca Smith
Game review
Cars 3: Driven to Win

Cars 3: Driven to Win

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By Dave Horobin
Game review
Eventide 2: Sorcerer's Mirror Announced and Dated

Last time, our hero Mary had to rescue her grandmother who had been captured by an evil villain. Now she has to rescue her niece who has been captured by an evil villain.

Posted 2 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 10 comments

SwapQuest Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for SwapQuest. There are 30 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, 20 of which are secret

Posted 2 days ago by Rich Stone, 4 comments

Dishonored: Death of the Outsider Launches Gameplay Trailer

The standalone expansion from Arkane Studios is only about a month away from release. This new gameplay trailer gives us an idea as to what to expect as we fight or slink through the shadows of Karnaca.

Posted 3 days ago by Alex Jones, 18 comments

Meet Jack & Check Out the Latest Trailer for Minecraft: Story Mode - Season Two

Fans of the series are already familiar with Jesse but can our hero trust the new adventurer Jack? Find out more in episode two of Minecraft: Story Mode - Season Two.

Posted 3 days ago by Will Cruz, 5 comments

Fortnite Gets Three More Patches in One Week, Survival Mode Announced

On its third week after launch, Fortnite has received three more patches including small fixes that mostly try to prevent the game from constantly crashing.

Posted 3 days ago by Claudio Barata, 8 comments

Baja: Edge of Control HD Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for Baja: Edge of Control HD. There are 50 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret

Posted 3 days ago by Rich Stone, 24 comments

Overwatch: Origins Edition New Game Mode Revealed - Deathmatch

In a new developer update video from Blizzard Entertainment, the team behind popular first-person shooter Overwatch, game director Jeff Kaplan reveals a new game mode that will be making its way to the Arcade very soon.

Posted 3 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 12 comments

RAID: World War II Receives a Release Date

Lion Game Lion and 505 Games revealed release dates for the highly-anticipated shooter RAID: World War II. The action-packed four-player cooperative first-person shooter takes players on a loot-fest through war-torn Europe.

Posted 3 days ago by Jake Hermance, 10 comments

TA Competition: Rocket League

TA Competition: Rocket League

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

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

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

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

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By Mark Delaney
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TA Competition: Demetrios - The BIG Cynical Adventure

TA Competition: Demetrios - The BIG Cynical Adventure

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By Dave Horobin
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TA Competition: The Town of Light

TA Competition: The Town of Light

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By Dave Horobin
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Forza 7's Pre-Order Bonus is Free On Forza Horizon 3, Has New Achievements

In case the last four car announcements for Forza Motorsport 7 weren't enough, Turn 10 has now confirmed that the pre-order bonus for the game is: *drum rolls*......*keep the excitement*..... More cars!

Posted 3 days ago by Claudio Barata, 97 comments

Friday the 13th: The Game Attempts to Remove Team Killing and Adds Free DLC

When playing Friday the 13th: The Game, not all survivors play fair and team killing sours this experience. Gun Media took feedback from the community and is now attempting removing team killing while adding new content.

Posted 4 days ago by Will Cruz, 37 comments

Demetrios - The BIG Cynical Adventure Review

Was it worth the wait for Demetrios to arrive on consoles? Well, that depends on whether you love toilet humour or whether it repulses you.

Posted 4 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 6 comments

TA Podcast: Telltale's Batman, Infinite Minigolf, Conga Master and Win a Game

On this week's show, we discuss the new Xbox One dashboard, micro transactions in Shadow of War and the rest of the biggest Xbox One news announcements from the past seven days.

Posted 5 days ago by Dave Horobin, 2 comments

Star Wars Battlefront II Announces Special Characters

With a lot of feedback, both the developer and publisher aim to please fans with their upcoming game, Star Wars Battlefront II. In order to keep things fresh, DICE added special characters for the upcoming sequel.

Posted 5 days ago by Will Cruz, 16 comments

Meet Kingpin in Agents of Mayhem

There's still a bit of time left until Agents of Mayhem releases, so unsurprisingly, developer Volition has released another character trailer for their upcoming title. In the latest video, we meet Kingpin, also known as Pierce.

Posted 5 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 7 comments

Super Comboman: Smash Edition Official Release Trailer

Interabang Entertainment swapped out intensity for the polar opposite for their upcoming game Super Comboman: Smash Edition. Learn more about this wacky and colorful title in the latest trailer.

Posted 5 days ago by Will Cruz, 4 comments

New Soundtrack Sample from Mulaka

Independent developer Lienzo has been consistently unleashing new songs from the upcoming game Mulaka. Check out the latest level theme of the Lake of Arareko.

Posted 5 days ago by Will Cruz, 3 comments

Masquerada: Songs and Shadows Launch Trailer and New Release Date

The Xbox One release of Witching Hour's tactical RPG Masquerada: Songs and Shadows has been delayed by two weeks, but the launch trailer is ready for you to enjoy right now.

Posted 5 days ago by Luc1d, 7 comments

Slime Rancher Navigation Update

Slime Rancher v1.0.1, the Navigation Update, will reduce frustration for wandering slime herders by adding a map interface along with some other improvements and bug fixes.

Posted 5 days ago by Luc1d, 38 comments

LEGO Worlds Jungle Explorers Announced

WB Games and Traveller’s Tales announced a new free download pack for LEGO Worlds. The new download pack, titled “Jungle Explorers,” adds dinosaurs and an incremental ton of other content.

Posted 5 days ago by Dave Bricker, 9 comments

The Elder Scrolls Online Horns Of The Reach Release Date and Details

On August 29th, The Elder Scrolls Online “Horns of the Reach”DLC will release with two new dungeons. It will be accompanied by Update 15.

Posted 5 days ago by Dave Bricker, 1 comment

Try All Characters Free in Paladins With 20% Bonus Gold and XP

Free is good. Weekends are good. Starting Friday, Hi-Rez will be combining the two with an event for Paladins: Champions of the Realm that will unlock all the game's champions for everyone all weekend long.

Posted 5 days ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

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