Xbox One Sale Roundup: October 22nd, 2019

Xbox One Sale Roundup: October 22nd, 2019

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By Jack Watling
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Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: October 22nd, 2019

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: October 22nd, 2019

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Harvey Eagle Appointed Director of Xbox Live Product Marketing

Harvey Eagle Appointed Director of Xbox Live Product Marketing

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Plants vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville Review

Plants vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville Review

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By Sam Quirke
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New Study Suggests Gaming Addiction is not a Clinical Disorder

New Study Suggests Gaming Addiction is not a Clinical Disorder

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By Sean Carey
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Borderlands 3 Bloody Harvest Event Kicks Off October 24

Borderlands 3 Bloody Harvest Event Kicks Off October 24

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By Sean Carey
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Battle for Neighborville to The Outer Worlds: Here's What We're Streaming This Week!

It's a strong week of streaming content: we're starting off today with Plants vs Zombies: Battle for Neighborville and Return of the Obra Dinn, before rounding up on Thursday with The Outer Worlds.

Posted just now by Heidi Nicholas, 0 comments

Skateboarding Game Session Delayed on Xbox

Crea-ture Studios has had to delay the Xbox One port of their upcoming Skateboarding game, Session. The Game was due to release into the Xbox Game Preview Program this month but has been pushed back to later in the year.

Posted just now by Sean Carey, 4 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: October 22nd, 2019

Discounts on Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Vegas 2, Saints Row, Saints Row IV, Saints Row: The Third, Fallout 3, Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter, Things on Wheels and more

Posted 7 hours ago by Jack Watling, 26 comments

Xbox One Sale Roundup: October 22nd, 2019

Discounts on The Shapeshifting Detective, Candle: The Power of the Flame, Broken Sword 5 – The Serpent's Curse, The Wolf Among Us (Win 10), My Little Riding Champion, Armello, JYDGE and more

Posted 10 hours ago by Jack Watling, 33 comments

Lornsword Winter Chronicle Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up new achievements for Lornsword Winter Chronicle. There are 20 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, 6 of which are secret.

Posted 15 hours ago by Rich Stone, 1 comment

See Your Sims off to College in a New The Sims 4 Expansion

A new expansion for The Sims 4 has been leaked via the Microsoft Store. Send your Sims off to College with The Sims 4 Discover University.

Posted 17 hours ago by Sean Carey, 7 comments

Borderlands 3 Bloody Harvest Event Kicks Off October 24

Borderlands 3 is getting its own Halloween themed event with Bloody Harvest — a free content update that will have players journeying to Heck.

Posted 19 hours ago by Sean Carey, 12 comments

Unlock the Tactical Wetsuit When You Play as Pumpkin 47 Tomorrow

Hitman 2's Halloween content continues with the release of the Halloween Escalation Contract tomorrow. It takes place in Hawke's Bay, and has two rewards, including the Tactical Wetsuit.

Posted 20 hours ago by Heidi Nicholas, 10 comments

Harvey Eagle Appointed Director of Xbox Live Product Marketing

Harvey Eagle has been promoted to director for Xbox Live product marketing after being at the company for nearly 20 years. Eagle leaves his current position of Xbox business lead for the UK and Ireland open.

Posted 21 hours ago by Sean Carey, 21 comments

Plants vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville Review

Plants vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville neatly captures the overall direction of the series as a whole; a little new growth, a little decay, and plenty of soil still left to fertilize.

Posted 21 hours ago by Sam Quirke, 27 comments

New Study Suggests Gaming Addiction is not a Clinical Disorder

A new study conducted by Oxford University in partnership with Cardiff University has found little evidence to suggest that gaming addiction in adolescents requires clinical intervention.

Posted 22 hours ago by Sean Carey, 45 comments

Xbox Gameplay Chart, Week Ending 20 October 19

There's a little more movement in our chart this week. Fortnite and Minecraft remain as immovable as ever in the top two, but it's a different story lower down as titles shuffle up and down the top 40.

Posted 23 hours ago by Heidi Nicholas, 6 comments

Xbox Game Pass Subscribers Playing 40% More Games — Including Titles Outside the Service

Xbox Game Pass Subscribers Playing 40% More Games — Including Titles Outside the Service

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By Sean Carey
Article
Poll: Are You Excited for Ray Tracing?

Poll: Are You Excited for Ray Tracing?

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By Sean Carey
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Poll: What Xbox Game are You Most Excited for This October?

Poll: What Xbox Game are You Most Excited for This October?

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By Sean Carey
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The Easiest Xbox Achievement Lists from September 2019

The Easiest Xbox Achievement Lists from September 2019

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By Sam Quirke
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What's the Longest You've Taken to Complete a Game?

What's the Longest You've Taken to Complete a Game?

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By Heidi Nicholas
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Xbox Live Service Update – Store Issues Resolved in the US and UK

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 yesterday by Sam Quirke, 11 comments

WWE 2K20 Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up new achievements for WWE 2K20. There are 51 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, 5 of which are secret.

Posted 2 days ago by Rich Stone, 48 comments

Deep Space Rush Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up new achievements for Deep Space Rush. There are 16 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret.

Posted 3 days ago by Rich Stone, 20 comments

PBA Pro Bowling Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up new achievements for PBA Pro Bowling. There are 14 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret.

Posted 3 days ago by Rich Stone, 25 comments

Door Kickers: Action Squad Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up new achievements for Door Kickers: Action Squad. There are 51 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, 10 of which are secret.

Posted 4 days ago by Rich Stone, 3 comments

Okami Director Hideki Kamiya Wants to See a Sequel

Director Hideki Kamiya wants an Okami sequel. He says as much on Twitter, whilst posing with Ikumi Nakamura, another member of Okami's original team.

Posted 4 days ago by Heidi Nicholas, 19 comments

Vote Now for November 2019's TA Playlist Game

Vote Now for November 2019's TA Playlist Game

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By Mark Delaney
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Neverwinter Uprising: 20 Enthusiast Packs for Xbox One

Neverwinter Uprising: 20 Enthusiast Packs for Xbox One

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By Sam Quirke
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TA Playlist Is Live for October 2019 with Dead Space

TA Playlist Is Live for October 2019 with Dead Space

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By Mark Delaney
Community event
Join our TrueAchievements Extra Life Team and Help Us Raise $10,000 For Charity

Join our TrueAchievements Extra Life Team and Help Us Raise $10,000 For Charity

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By Sam Quirke
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Vote Now for October 2019's TA Playlist Game - Halloween Horrors are Back!

Vote Now for October 2019's TA Playlist Game - Halloween Horrors are Back!

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By Mark Delaney
Community event
The Outer Worlds Launch Trailer — Will you be the Hero or the Villain?

Obsidian's colourful sci-fi RPG launches next week. In the meantime, Obsidian and Private Division have released a new launch trailer for the game.

Posted 4 days ago by Sean Carey, 47 comments

The Binding of Isaac Afterbirth+ DLC Coming to Xbox One Next Week

The Afterbirth+ DLC for The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth is finally making its way to the Xbox One next week as announced by developer Nicalis in a tweet.

Posted 4 days ago by Sean Carey, 31 comments

Xbox Game Pass Subscribers Playing 40% More Games — Including Titles Outside the Service

Xbox Game Pass users are playing 40% more titles than others, including games from outside of Game Pass. ID@Xbox's Agostino Simonetta has shared data from behind the subscription service.

Posted 4 days ago by Sean Carey, 147 comments

The DeLorean Makes its Way to GRIP: Combat Racing

The DeLorean DLC for GRIP: Combat Racing allows players to choose between the anti-grav AirBlades and four-wheeled roller versions. The DLC is available now.

Posted 4 days ago by Heidi Nicholas, 10 comments

Return of the Obra Dinn is Out Now

Puzzle game Return of the Obra Dinn releases today onto consoles. It tells the story of a ship returning four years after being declared missing — and without all 51 of its crew. The player's task is to find out what happened.

Posted 4 days ago by Heidi Nicholas, 8 comments

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Ditches Loot Boxes in Favour of a Battle Pass System

Activision has confirmed that loot boxes are not coming to Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. The game will be getting a battle pass similar to the likes of Fortnite's Battle Pass.

Posted 4 days ago by Sean Carey, 58 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: October 15th, 2019

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: October 15th, 2019

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By Jack Watling
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Xbox One Sale Roundup: October 15th, 2019

Xbox One Sale Roundup: October 15th, 2019

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By Jack Watling
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Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: October 8th, 2019

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: October 8th, 2019

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By Jack Watling
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Return of the Obra Dinn Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up new achievements for Return of the Obra Dinn. There are 16 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, 3 of which are secret.

Posted 4 days ago by Rich Stone, 3 comments

Disney Classic Games: Aladdin and The Lion King Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up new achievements for Disney Classic Games: Aladdin and The Lion King. There are 15 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, 1 of which is secret.

Posted 4 days ago by Rich Stone, 96 comments

Pixel Gladiator Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up new achievements for Pixel Gladiator. There are 10 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret.

Posted 4 days ago by Rich Stone, 5 comments

Fallout 76's NPC Update Delayed Until 2020

Bethesda has announced that Fallout 76's Wastelanders update that adds human NPCs to the game has been delayed until next year.

Posted 5 days ago by Sean Carey, 65 comments

PUBG Season 5 Adds Throwable Weapons and Items

Update 5.1 brings some new gameplay features and a bunch of quality of life changes to PUBG. Now players can throw melee weapons such as the frying pan.

Posted 5 days ago by Sean Carey, 6 comments

ACA NEOGEO TWINKLE STAR SPRITES (Win 10) Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up new achievements for ACA NEOGEO TWINKLE STAR SPRITES (Win 10). There are 12 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret.

Posted 5 days ago by Rich Stone, 13 comments

Frostpunk Console Edition: Surviving in the Last City on Earth

Frostpunk Console Edition: Surviving in the Last City on Earth

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By Heidi Nicholas
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Ghost Recon Breakpoint: Ghosts-as-a-Service

Ghost Recon Breakpoint: Ghosts-as-a-Service

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By Mark Delaney
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The Walking Dead: The Telltale Definitive Series

The Walking Dead: The Telltale Definitive Series

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By Mark Delaney
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Man of Medan: Shipped Too Soon

Man of Medan: Shipped Too Soon

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Halloween Event and Team Raid Multiplayer Mode Coming to Mortal Kombat 11

Mortal Kombat 11 is getting its own Halloween themed event that features four new boss fights with Halloween themed modifiers. And as of tomorrow, the new multiplayer mode Team Raid will be available.

Posted 5 days ago by Sean Carey, 3 comments

Season of Skulls is Live Now for Anthem

Following on from the Cataclysm, Season of Skulls is a themed event running the length of the season. The Season of Skulls is "a festival of the fallen and a celebration of humanity's survival".

Posted 5 days ago by Heidi Nicholas, 20 comments

Blacksad: Under the Skin Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up new achievements for Blacksad: Under the Skin. There are 39 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, 5 of which are secret.

Posted 5 days ago by Rich Stone, 4 comments

Felix The Reaper (Win 10) Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up new achievements for Felix The Reaper (Win 10). There are 26 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret.

Posted 5 days ago by Rich Stone, 5 comments

Gears 5 Operation 1 Character Drop Adds COG Gear, General Raam, Deebee and Warden

Gears 5 has had its first DLC character drop with new characters being added to both the Heroes and Villians side. COG Gear, Deebee, General Raam and Warden can all be earned by playing or purchased for 500 Iron.

Posted 5 days ago by Sean Carey, 38 comments

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Pre-Download Begins, in Four Separate Pieces

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is now available to pre-load ahead of its release next week. There'll be four different packs to download along with the base game.

Posted 5 days ago by Heidi Nicholas, 35 comments

The TrueAchievements Extra Life 2019 Hub Is Live – Help us Raise $10,000 For Charity!

The TrueAchievements Extra Life 2019 Hub is now live! You can join the TrueAchievements Extra Life team on the official website, and request to join our dedicated leaderboard to be part of the event.

Posted 5 days ago by Sam Quirke, 9 comments

The Outer Worlds' Day One Patch is as Big as the Game

The Outer Worlds is just a week away from release, and Obsidian have announced the official times the game will be coming out in each region, along with the size of its day one patch.

Posted 5 days ago by Heidi Nicholas, 59 comments

Age of Wonders: Planetfall, Stellaris and The Division 2 Free to Play This Weekend

This weekend will see players scheming with allies, debating squad tactics and rebuilding democracy if they choose to partake in Xbox's free offerings. Check out this week's Free Play Days below.

Posted 5 days ago by Rich Stone, 18 comments

Saints Row IV: Re-Elected (Win 10) Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up new achievements for Saints Row IV: Re-Elected (Win 10). There are 70 achievements worth a total of 1,200 Gamerscore, 8 of which are secret.

Posted 5 days ago by Rich Stone, 83 comments

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