XBL Sale Roundup: February 21st, 2017

XBL Sale Roundup: February 21st, 2017

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By Rich Stone
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The Community and Events Team Are Recruiting!

The Community and Events Team Are Recruiting!

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A King's Tale: Final Fantasy XV to Be Free Starting March 1st

A King's Tale: Final Fantasy XV to Be Free Starting March 1st

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Instant Indie Hits Bundle Available at a Steep Discount for a Limited Time

Instant Indie Hits Bundle Available at a Steep Discount for a Limited Time

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By Kelly Packard
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Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands Open Beta Dated

Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands Open Beta Dated

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By Ashley Woodcock
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Final Fantasy XV Update 1.05 Detailed and Available Now

Final Fantasy XV Update 1.05 Detailed and Available Now

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By Ashley Woodcock
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Vaccine - First Hour of Gameplay

The latest stream on our Beam Channel saw Rich and Jack take on the freshly released ID@Xbox title, Vaccine - a game which is very much in the same vein as the original Resident Evil.

Posted just now by Dave Horobin, 0 comments

15 Windows Phone Games Removed from the Store

2017 is no stranger to delistings. The year started off with a batch of upwards of 15 games being removed from the Xbox One and Xbox 360 Marketplaces. Now a hefty handful of Windows Phone games have bid their adieus.

Posted just now by Kelly Packard, 11 comments

SMITE Console Patch 4.2 Arrives Wednesday

After SMITE's huge Season 4 update, it's time to get back down to business with smaller and more regular updates. Patch 4.2 continues to iron out the issues of Season 4 and adds a new god named Kuzenbo.

Posted 2 hours ago by Kelly Packard, 1 comment

Rocket League Hot Wheels Patch Aims at Buggy Achievements

Today Psyonix released the "Hot Wheels" DLC for Rocket League, along with its accompanying update. Two buggy achievements have been addressed, however one noticeable one has been left out.

Posted 2 hours ago by Kelly Packard, 3 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: February 21st, 2017

Big discounts on Fallout 4, Call of Duty, King's Quest and Grand Theft Auto V. Plus a new Forza Motorsport bundle, and nine Xbox 360 titles including Deadpool and Blue Dragon

Posted 15 hours ago by Rich Stone, 49 comments

The Community and Events Team Are Recruiting!

Would you like to join the TrueAchievements Community and Events Team and help organise some of the biggest achievement-related events on interweb? Check this story for more details

Posted 10 hours ago by Rich Stone, 31 comments

iO Review

iO calls itself a physics puzzler but in reality it's closer to a physics-based platformer in the same family as Trials. Sadly a lack of production values and content means the game doesn't hit those same highs.

Posted 10 hours ago by Kevin Tavore, 4 comments

Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands Open Beta Dated

Ubisoft will be hosting an Open Beta for their upcoming third-person shooter Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands and have announced the date the Beta will begin as well as released a couple of trailers to check out.

Posted 12 hours ago by Ashley Woodcock, 7 comments

iO

iO

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By Kevin Tavore
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Uncanny Valley

Uncanny Valley

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By Lexley Ford
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MX Nitro

MX Nitro

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By Mark Delaney
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Pix The Cat

Pix The Cat

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By Megan Walton
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Prepare for Halo Wars 2 with a Multiplayer Overview Video

A new video for Halo Wars 2 from developer Creative Assembly, gives us a short preview of the four different modes gamers will be checking out today in the game's multiplayer.

Posted 12 hours ago by Ashley Woodcock, 1 comment

Developer Villa Gorilla Reveals Yoku’s Island Express

Villa Gorilla has revealed their upcoming open world pinball adventure title Yoku's Island Express along with details, screens, and some gameplay to take a look at.

Posted 12 hours ago by Ashley Woodcock, 1 comment

Over 15 Minutes of Nature's Zombie Apocalypse Gameplay

It's been a quiet few months for Nature's Zombie Apocalypse, the zombie-filled shoot 'em up from Aniode Games. The long silence has now been broken with the release of a new video packed full of raw gameplay.

Posted 13 hours ago by Ashley Woodcock, 2 comments

Friday The 13th: The Game Teases a Tom Savini Custom Jason

Developer Gun Media have teased a custom Jason players could get their hands on in their upcoming horror title, Friday the 13th: The-Game. The teaser they've released is truly a teaser.

Posted 13 hours ago by Ashley Woodcock, 5 comments

Listen to Indivisible's Main Theme In Their Latest Video

A new video has been released for Indivisible, the upcoming RPG from 505 Games and Lab Zero Games, which allows us to have a listen to the game's main theme by Hiroki Kikuta.

Posted 13 hours ago by Ashley Woodcock, 0 comments

Final Fantasy XV Update 1.05 Detailed and Available Now

Update 1.05 has gone live for Final Fantasy XV and includes a small host of additions, changes and bug fixes. The "Booster Pack+" also releases today with a small range of different weapons and items to check out.

Posted 14 hours ago by Ashley Woodcock, 10 comments

Troll and I Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for Troll and I. There are 26 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret

Posted 17 hours ago by Rich Stone, 5 comments

ID@Xbox Releases: Week Beginning February 20th, 2017

This week brings a rather large number of new ID@Xbox titles: 11 to be exact. Surely there's something here that takes your fancy this week?

Posted yesterday by Rebecca Smith, 13 comments

TGN First Impression: Uncanny Valley

TGN First Impression: Uncanny Valley

By Kevin Tavore
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TA Top Five: What Took So Long?

TA Top Five: What Took So Long?

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By Andrew Ogley
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TGN Spec Deck: Halo Wars 2

TGN Spec Deck: Halo Wars 2

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By Kevin Tavore
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Sniper Elite 4 Achievement List Revealed

Sniper Elite 4 Achievement List Revealed

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By Sam Quirke
Achievement spotlight
For Honor Achievement List Revealed

For Honor Achievement List Revealed

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By Kevin Tavore
Achievement spotlight
Zombie Vikings Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for Zombie Vikings. There are 33 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret

Posted yesterday by Rich Stone, 5 comments

Uncanny Valley Review

The Uncanny Valley is a phenomenon where a computer-generated figure that bears a near-identical resemblance to a human being causes a sense of unease in the viewer. However, it's also a survival horror from Cowardly Creations.

Posted 2 days ago by Lexley Ford, 1 comment

Instant Indie Hits Bundle Available at a Steep Discount for a Limited Time

Late last week, a large bundle of indie games popped up on the Marketplace. The bundle, which features 10 of Curve Digital's offerings, is available at a steep 80% discount for a limited time.

Posted 2 days ago by Kelly Packard, 47 comments

A King's Tale: Final Fantasy XV to Be Free Starting March 1st

Today Square Enix has revealed they will be releasing A King's Tale: Final Fantasy XV a free download available to everyone starting March 1st. It was formerly a FFXV preorder bonus exclusive to various retailers.

Posted 2 days ago by Kelly Packard, 68 comments

The Inner World Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for The Inner World. There are 23 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret

Posted 2 days ago by Rich Stone, 5 comments

Our Live Achievement Runs On Beam Now Include Our Own Custom Tracking Overlay

Watch our achievement runs on Beam channel for a chance to win the game we are playing, and chat with our regular viewers on all things TrueAchievements

Posted 2 days ago by Dave Horobin, 13 comments

Chime Sharp, The Sequel to Chime, Coming This Month

The sequel to Chime, the Xbox LIVE Arcade title from 2010, is on the way to the Xbox One in the form of Chime Sharp thanks to independent game publisher Chilled Mouse.

Posted 2 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 5 comments

Fast-Paced First Person Shooter MOTHERGUNSHIP Announced

Grip Digital and Terrible Posture Games have come together to announced MOTHERGUNSHIP, a first person shooter that comes with the difficulty and intensity of a bullet-hell game.

Posted 2 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 5 comments

TA Competition: Uncanny Valley

TA Competition: Uncanny Valley

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By Dave Horobin
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TA Competition: Sniper Elite 4 - Three Ways to Win

TA Competition: Sniper Elite 4 - Three Ways to Win

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By Dave Horobin
Contest
TA Competition: Rise & Shine

TA Competition: Rise & Shine

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By Dave Horobin
Contest
Full Xbox Store Integration Including Price Tracking and Alerts

Full Xbox Store Integration Including Price Tracking and Alerts

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By Rich Stone
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TA Competition: Knee Deep

TA Competition: Knee Deep

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By Dave Horobin
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Retail Releases: Week Of February 20th, 2017

The Standard Edition of Halo Wars 2 comes to North America and Europe, Australia can purchase the Atriox Edition of the same game, and Europe can also pick up Industry Giant 2.

Posted 2 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 3 comments

Winner: Uncanny Valley

Our competition to win an Xbox One download code of Uncanny Valley ended on Saturday night, and it is now time to see who random.org has picked to be our lucky winner.

Posted 2 days ago by Dave Horobin, 3 comments

TGN First Impression: Uncanny Valley

Uncanny Valley is a 2d survival horror game with a classic visual style similar to Another World an a survival horror concept where shadows attack every time your eyes close.

Posted 2 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 0 comments

TA Top Five: What Took So Long?

It's said that patience is a virtue and that good things come to those who wait, but in the gaming world who tried our patience the most and was it really a good thing that we ended up with?

Posted 3 days ago by Andrew Ogley, 69 comments

TGN Spec Deck: Halo Wars 2

Speculation and conversation is the name of the game as Will and Renn discuss Halo Wars 2, their excitement (or lack thereof), and whether it's really a product we need right now.

Posted 3 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 16 comments

The Sexy Brutale Reveals More Secrets Of The Casino Mansion

Not everyone dies at The Sexy Brutale Casino Mansion ... and we'll just leave that sentence hanging there with the rest best left unsaid.

Posted 3 days ago by Andrew Ogley, 2 comments

Torment: Tides of Numenera U.S. Pre-Order Trailer

If you're looking to purchase a physical copy of Torment: Tides of Numenera, and you reside in the United States, take a look at this new trailer that offers a bonus for those pre-ordering a copy of the game with Gamestop.

Posted 4 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 7 comments

2Dark Receives Release Date and Limited Edition Details

2Dark now has a solid release date and details of the Limited Edition of the game have also been released. New screens showcase different areas within the gloomy city and a trailer gives us a quick look at the gameplay.

Posted 4 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 5 comments

Full List of Free Xbox One Games

Full List of Free Xbox One Games

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By Dave Horobin
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Projects CARS and Star Wars: The Force Unleashed Now Free With Game with Gold

Projects CARS and Star Wars: The Force Unleashed Now Free With Game with Gold

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By Dave Horobin
Free with premium
XBL Sale Roundup: February 14th, 2017

XBL Sale Roundup: February 14th, 2017

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By Rich Stone
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Sea Of Thieves Alpha Technical Update Details Released

Sea of Thieves receives an update that introduces the voyage system, fall damage, visceral spewing and some angry and rather bony buccaneers

Posted 4 days ago by Andrew Ogley, 4 comments

Victor Vran: Overkill Edition Details, Screens, Art and Trailer

Wired Productions has revealed the Overkill Edition of Victor Vran which comes packed with two DLC expansions. Have a look at the details, screens, art and announcement trailer for the content-filled edition of the title.

Posted 4 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 2 comments

Learn New Techniques In Two Videos for Mutant Football League

A couple of new videos from Digital Dreams Entertainments upcoming Mutant Football League have been released showcasing a few different ways to get ahead in the game.

Posted 4 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 2 comments

Circuit Breakers - Shoot All Robots Gameplay

From what we've seen so far of Triverske's upcoming shooter Circuit Breakers, the gameplay looks pretty heavy on the action. The new gameplay trailer continues to showcase the madness.

Posted 4 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 3 comments

Blast Brawl 2: Bloody Boogaloo Tunnel Ghoul Boss Preview

The Tunnel Ghoul Boss, is a mean, lean, rotting, killing machine which will be a part of the Adventure Mode update currently in the works for Blast Brawl 2: Bloody Boogaloo.

Posted 4 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 4 comments

Shiness: The Lightning Kingdom Overview Trailer

An overview trailer has emerged for Shiness: The Lightning Kingdom that gives gamers looking forward to Ynnis Interactive's upcoming RPG experience, a helpful preview of what's to come.

Posted 4 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 5 comments

Trulon: The Shadow Engine Trailer Released

The newly released trailer for Trulon: The Shadow Engine showcases visuals and gamplay from the upcoming RPG. The release date has also been changed too from later this month to March.

Posted 4 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 2 comments

An Inside Look at Mafia III's Upcoming Faster, Baby! DLC

Ahead of Mafia III's upcoming "Faster, Baby!" DLC release, the game's community manager sits down with Hangar 13 to give us an inside look at the game's first story expansion. The release date has also been revealed too.

Posted 4 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 22 comments

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