Crackdown 3 Review

Crackdown 3 Review

85Comments
By Mark Delaney
Game review
Far Cry New Dawn Review

Far Cry New Dawn Review

Game review
UPDATE: Ten Games Leaving Xbox Game Pass at the End of February 2019

UPDATE: Ten Games Leaving Xbox Game Pass at the End of February 2019

Game Pass
Red Dead Online Beta Update Continues to Target Destructive Behaviour

Red Dead Online Beta Update Continues to Target Destructive Behaviour

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By Sam Quirke
Patch
Oxford University Study Shows No Link Between Violent Games and Teen Aggression

Oxford University Study Shows No Link Between Violent Games and Teen Aggression

39Comments
By Sam Quirke
Industry
UPDATE: Crackdown 3 Achievement Causes Confusion

UPDATE: Crackdown 3 Achievement Causes Confusion

116Comments
By Sam Quirke
Enhanced
Latest News
UPDATE: Ten Games Leaving Xbox Game Pass at the End of February 2019

We've received news of nine titles set to leave the programme at the end of the February. Make sure to finish them off in the next couple of weeks before they disappear.

Posted 18 hours ago by Sam Quirke, 55 comments

Vote Now for March 2019's TA Playlist Game

Spring has nearly sprung and from the darkness of Oxenfree in February, we get ready to move onto a new Ta Playlist game for March 2019. Vote now for what you want to play with the community next month!

Posted 10 hours ago by Mark Delaney, 71 comments

Black Ops 4 Valentine's Day Event Offers 2XP Over the Weekend

As of yesterday a Valentine's inspired event has gone live in Black Ops 4. There's double XP to be found in Multiplayer and Zombies as well as double merits in Blackout.

Posted 10 hours ago by Sam Quirke, 4 comments

Xbox One Anime Sale

Discounts on Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4, A.O.T. Wings of Freedom, Sword Art Online: Fatal Bullet, Naruto: Ultimate Ninja Storm and more

Posted 10 hours ago by Jack Watling, 42 comments

Far Cry New Dawn: Where to Find Ethanol

Ethanol plays an important role in the latest iteration of the Far Cry series, so we're here to answer the burning question: What are the quickest ways to find ethanol in Far Cry New Dawn?

Posted 11 hours ago by Dave Horobin, 12 comments

Anthem Already Suffering from Server Issues in EA Access

Anthem is now available for EA Access members (as well as Origin Access members on PC), but it seems that once again the game is plagued by server issues as it was during the VIP demo. EA Support have posted an update.

Posted 11 hours ago by Sam Quirke, 16 comments

Ubisoft to Release Three or Four Major Titles By March 2020

Apparently Ubisoft aim to release three or four major titles before March 2020, according to an industry analyst. This follows Ubisoft's Q3 financial results posting, in which the publisher came out of the year fairly well.

Posted 12 hours ago by Sam Quirke, 27 comments

Xbox Gameplay Chart: The Division 2 Beta Ranks Fourth Above Red Dead Redemption

If we include Open and Closed Betas as well as Demos in our Xbox Gameplay Chart, the picture changes quite a bit. Check out the difference it makes, and then decide for yourselves whether you'd like to see it in the future.

Posted 12 hours ago by Rich Stone, 5 comments

Dead or Alive 6 Demo Announced, Live Stream Pulled For Suggestive Content

We're not normally cynical around here, but the timing of these two Dead or Alive 6 events seems pretty convenient. We've just received word of a demo coming soon amid a new controversy around its suggestive content.

Posted 13 hours ago by Sam Quirke, 22 comments

Ahead of Season 8, Fornite's Landscape Is Cracking Apart

One of Fortnite's continual draws is not the gameplay but the shared meta-narrative, with dramatic events occurring across all play instances at the end of each season. The approach to Season 8 is no different.

Posted 14 hours ago by Sam Quirke, 4 comments

PES 2019 Removes myCoins from Sale in Belgium After Loot Box Ruling

Konami has removed PES 2019's myClub Coins from sale in Belgium after conceding the Belgian Gaming Commission's interpretation of local law.

Posted 15 hours ago by Sam Quirke, 13 comments

BioWare Plan To Get Back to Mass Effect As Soon As They Can

In an interview with Polygon, senior BioWare staff have confirmed that they have every intention of returning to the Mass Effect universe at some point in the future, once a couple of big projects are out of the way.

Posted 16 hours ago by Sam Quirke, 43 comments

Vote Now for March 2019's TA Playlist Game

Vote Now for March 2019's TA Playlist Game

71Comments
By Mark Delaney
Community event
Giveaway: Win an Xbox One Code for 39 Days to Mars

Giveaway: Win an Xbox One Code for 39 Days to Mars

151Comments
By Dave Horobin
Contest
Walkthroughs Update: January 2019

Walkthroughs Update: January 2019

11Comments
By Dang3R Gaming
Community news
Giveaway: Win an Xbox One Code for Wargroove

Giveaway: Win an Xbox One Code for Wargroove

225Comments
By Dave Horobin
Contest
Sign Up and Log in to TrueAchievements With Xbox Live

Sign Up and Log in to TrueAchievements With Xbox Live

75Comments
By Dave Horobin
Site news
Dead or Alive 6 Achievement List Leaked

DeftonesBand is back with another trophy list leak which we expect to be very similar to the achievement list. This time it's the turn of Dead or Alive 6, which appears to have a relatively short and straight forward list.

Posted 17 hours ago by Sam Quirke, 11 comments

Rainbow Six Siege and NBA 2K19 Free to Play This Weekend

This weekend, Xbox Live Gold members can enjoy NBA 2K19 and Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege for no additional cost. The event began yesterday and runs through to Sunday.

Posted 17 hours ago by Sam Quirke, 2 comments

UPDATE: Crackdown 3 Achievement Causes Confusion

It seemed like Crackdown 3 would be another Xbox exclusive to launch with an unobtainable achievement, but it turns out that the internal collectibles map is simply a little misleading.

Posted 2 days ago by Sam Quirke, 116 comments

Creepy Road Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked new achievements for Creepy Road. There are 17 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, 2 of which are secret.

Posted yesterday by Rich Stone, 1 comment

Awesome Pea Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked new achievements for Awesome Pea. There are 33 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret.

Posted yesterday by Rich Stone, 11 comments

Treasure Stack Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked new achievements for Treasure Stack. There are 36 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret.

Posted yesterday by Rich Stone, 1 comment

Xbox One Anime Sale

Xbox One Anime Sale

42Comments
By Jack Watling
Sale
The Eight Quickest Game Completions from the February 12th Xbox Sale

The Eight Quickest Game Completions from the February 12th Xbox Sale

29Comments
By Dave Horobin
Sale
Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: February 12th, 2019

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: February 12th, 2019

36Comments
By Jack Watling
Sale
Looking For Love: Video Game Romances Done Right

For one reason or another, romance is rarely at the forefront of games. This Valentine's Day, we're taking a look at just a few of the titles that have put even a little more focus on love.

Posted 2 days ago by Andy Mills, 48 comments

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night Gameplay and Release Window Revealed

Have you been enjoying Games with Gold freebie Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon this month? Did you know that it was actually a stretch goal for a much more ambitious project? That game is hopefully coming this summer.

Posted 2 days ago by Sam Quirke, 12 comments

Anthem Short Movie Arrives and Confuses Everyone

A couple of days ago a teaser revealed that director Neill Blomkamp was working on a short movie for BioWare's upcoming Anthem. That's turned out to be a little misleading...

Posted 2 days ago by Sam Quirke, 12 comments

ACA NEOGEO TOP PLAYER'S GOLF (Win 10) Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked new achievements for ACA NEOGEO TOP PLAYER'S GOLF (Win 10). There are 12 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret.

Posted 2 days ago by Rich Stone, 3 comments

Red Dead Online Beta Update Continues to Target Destructive Behaviour

Red Dead Online is still trying to find ways to reduce unwanted player aggression in its expansive Wild West world. This latest update introduces reduced blip visibility over distance and changes to the bounty system.

Posted 2 days ago by Sam Quirke, 28 comments

Resident Evil 2 Gets Three New DLC Stories Tomorrow

Resident Evil 2's DLC is due to drop tomorrow. Ghost Survivors tells three stories from the perspective of alternative protagonists: A shopkeeper, the mayor's daughter and an Umbrella soldier.

Posted 2 days ago by Sam Quirke, 38 comments

Looking For Love: Video Game Romances Done Right

Looking For Love: Video Game Romances Done Right

48Comments
By Andy Mills
Op-Ed
DiRT Rally 2.0 Interview with Chief Games Designer Ross Gowing

DiRT Rally 2.0 Interview with Chief Games Designer Ross Gowing

3Comments
By Dave Horobin
Article
The Division 2: Hands On with High-Level Agents in the End Game

The Division 2: Hands On with High-Level Agents in the End Game

11Comments
By Ashley Woodcock
Preview
Poll: What's Your Early Opinion of Apex Legends?

Poll: What's Your Early Opinion of Apex Legends?

166Comments
By Mark Delaney
Article
I Was Skeptical of Apex Legends, But Then It Won Me Over

I Was Skeptical of Apex Legends, But Then It Won Me Over

51Comments
By Mark Delaney
Op-Ed
Three Fields Entertainment Announce Release Date For Dangerous Driving

Burnout fans may want to make some time in April as Dangerous Driving, a spiritual successor from the original creators, is set to speed onto consoles in a couple of months.

Posted 2 days ago by Andy Mills, 5 comments

Oxford University Study Shows No Link Between Violent Games and Teen Aggression

In the last 12 months, controversy around video games and violence has reared its head again with some authorities proposing a tax on violent video games. Yet a new scientific study has found no link between the two.

Posted 2 days ago by Sam Quirke, 39 comments

Xbox One X - Fallout 76 Bundle Discounted Down to $349.99 on Newegg

If you've been holding off on upgrading to an Xbox One X in the hope of a better price, Newegg might have what you're looking for, as they are currently offering a $150 discount on the normal retail price of $499.99.

Posted 2 days ago by Dave Horobin, 25 comments

Bonnie Ross, VP of Xbox Game Studios, Enters the AIAS Hall of Fame

The Vice President of Xbox Game Studios and head of Halo's 343 Industries has entered the DICE Hall of Fame. The accolade was announced during the DICE Awards where God of War otherwise swept the table.

Posted 2 days ago by Sam Quirke, 8 comments

Metro Exodus Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked new achievements for Metro Exodus. There are 49 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, 9 of which are secret.

Posted 2 days ago by Rich Stone, 12 comments

Trials Rising is Getting an Open Beta Next Week

Trials Rising is the latest in a series of 2.5D stunt biking games from Ubisoft, and this latest evolution of the idea is apparently significant enough to earn itself an Open Beta period before release. Will you try it out?

Posted 2 days ago by Sam Quirke, 10 comments

Kingdom Hearts III

Kingdom Hearts III

17Comments
By Megan Walton
Game review
Metro Exodus

Metro Exodus

42Comments
By Kevin Tavore
Game review
Apex Legends

Apex Legends

72Comments
By Kevin Tavore
Game review
Away: Journey to the Unexpected

Away: Journey to the Unexpected

4Comments
By Mark Delaney
Game review
Fortnite Update 7.40 Available Now, Bringing An Extra Valentine's Surprise

Fortnite's latest update is live, and in celebration of a successful Valentine's event Epic are offering an additional reward that can net you a free Season 8 Battle Pass if you complete a challenge.

Posted 2 days ago by Sam Quirke, 7 comments

New Far Cry 5 and Far Cry New Dawn Bundles Added to Microsoft Store

Far Cry New Dawn is set to launch on the Xbox One tomorrow, and for those of you that still haven't played last year's release in the series, our scanners have just picked up two new Far Cry bundles.

Posted 2 days ago by Dave Horobin, 10 comments

Fallout 76 Players Access Hidden Vaults, Bethesda Confirms Future Plans For Them

After both miraculously and unintentionally entering Vault 63 in Fallout 76, a player turned to Reddit to share the findings within, prompting Bethesda to confirm their future plans for the title.

Posted 2 days ago by Nicole René, 15 comments

Kingdom Hearts III Review

Thirteen years after the second game was released, Kingdom Hearts III is finally here. We're back with Sora, Donald and Goofy as they explore old and new worlds, coming face to face with old and new enemies.

Posted 2 days ago by Megan Walton, 17 comments

Final Fantasy IX Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked new achievements for Final Fantasy IX. There are 51 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret.

Posted 3 days ago by Rich Stone, 83 comments

Metro Exodus Review

It's a new age for the Metro series, and the third installment is everything you've hoped for. Exodus is an overall excellent experience that succeeds at nearly everything it attempts to achieve.

Posted 3 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 42 comments

Toejam and Earl: Back in the Groove! Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked new achievements for Toejam and Earl: Back in the Groove!. There are 48 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, 14 of which are secret.

Posted 3 days ago by Rich Stone, 10 comments

Black Desert Final Open Beta Available to Pre-Download Now

Developer PearlAbyss is giving players one last chance to try out the upcoming MMORPG Black Desert before its launch next month. An open beta is available to pre-download now.

Posted 3 days ago by Ethan Anderson, 11 comments

LEGO DC Super-Villains Adds DC Movie Character Pack

The LEGO DC Super-Villains are due a visit from the Justice League, and that's just what they're going to get. Characters from the movie are arriving in a new pack for the game.

Posted 3 days ago by Sam Quirke, 4 comments

Assassin's Creed Odyssey Updates: New Game Plus, New Level Cap and More

Ubisoft have released the usual monthly video and blog catching us up on all things Assassin's Creed Odyssey, and what we can look forward to for the rest of February.

Posted 3 days ago by Sam Quirke, 23 comments

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