Kelly Packard

Kelly Packard (KBop a doo)

In a few descriptors: college student, longtime gamer, writer and junk food enthusiast. I contribute to TrueAchievements as a news writer and reviewer. Usually, you can find me knee-deep in a multiplayer game while ignoring my growing backlog or on one forum or another discussing all things gaming.
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Maintenance Scheduled for Xbox 360 Services

Xbox users playing from their Xbox 360 or playing backward compatible games on their Xbox One should take note of incoming server maintenance that may cause disconnections from Xbox Live.

Posted 9 months ago by

SMITE Patch 5.24 Adds King Arthur

The star of SMITE's latest patch, which hit consoles on Tuesday, is the newest playable character, King Arthur. The update also has bug fixes, balance changes and a new Arthurian event.

Posted 10 months ago by

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Spyro Reignited Trilogy Review

When the best parts of the new are combined with the magic of the old, into the perfect elixir, you end up with something truly special, like the Spyro Reignited Trilogy.

Posted 11 months ago by

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Review

Black Ops spawned multiple sequels and gained millions of the most die-hard fans Call of Duty had ever seen. Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 is a love letter to the series and to those fans.

Posted 1 year ago by

Think of the Children Review

In Think of the Children, it's impossible not to think of the children. Keeping this ragtag bunch of hooligans alive is the bane of your existence. They will test you. They will break you.

Posted 1 year ago by

Ninjin: Clash of Carrots Review

When stolen carrots are at stake, there's only one thing to do: send in a rabbit and fox ninja duo with enough weapons to start World War III.

Posted 1 year ago by

Planet Alpha Review

Planet Alpha's gameplay is terrible, the whole thing goes on far too long, and it's a hodgepodge of haphazard mechanics and encounters to the point where it's impossible to tell what this game was supposed to be.

Posted 1 year ago by

Red Faction Guerrilla Re-Mars-tered Review

Red Faction Guerrilla Re-Mars-tered won't be winning any awards for Remaster of the Year, but blowing stuff up is still so much fun that it works.

Posted 1 year ago by

oOo: Ascension Review

Combining its setbacks with oOo's challenging nature makes for an experience that will only appeal to a niche audience of players who will revel in its difficulty.

Posted 1 year ago by

Yoku's Island Express Review

Genre mashups are ever popular in the gaming world. Yoku's Island Express, Villa Gorilla's bright and cheery platformer combined with pinball, is a fun endeavor but doesn't do enough to be great.

Posted 1 year ago by

Hyper Sentinel Review

Bursting into a crowded room full of gamers and yelling "Uridium!" at the top of one's lungs will get mixed results. With Hyper Sentinel, a game wholly devoted to its predecessors, you run into the same problem.

Posted 1 year ago by

Owlboy Review

Players expect a lot from titles for which they've had to wait a long time, and Owlboy delivers in the areas in which it excels but falls flat in others.

Posted 1 year ago by

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Transcripted First Impressions Video

Especially as the fall release season approaches, tons of games are launching every week. It's hard to know what's worth a play. But have no fear, Renn is here to tell you all about Transcripted.

Posted 2 years ago by

Jettomero: Hero of the Universe First Impressions Video

A popular theme in sci-fi and video games is sentient robots either taking over or destroying Earth. But Jettomero, star of Jettomero: Hero of the Universe, isn't about that life. They're trying to save everyone.

Posted 2 years ago by

The Best Xbox Live Indie Games

There is no better time than now to talk about the best Xbox Live Indie Games. From September 29th onward, Xbox 360's indie storefront will be closed down. Here are the ones you should add to your collection.

Posted 2 years ago by

Gears of War 4 Achievement List

Seriously? In the English language, it's an expression that we frequently use to double check if someone really meant what they said. In the gaming community it has taken on another meaning entirely.

Posted 3 years ago by

Pac-Man Championship Edition 2 Achievement List

Although the Pac-Man series has seen three releases this year with Pac-Man 256, ARCADE GAME SERIES: Ms. Pac-Man and ARCADE GAME SERIES: Pac-Man, Pac-Man Championship Edition 2 is the first original release of 2016.

Posted 3 years ago by

Carmageddon: Max Damage Achievement List

The storied Carmageddon franchise smashes its way back onto consoles this Friday, June 8th. We've got the achievement list at our finger tips, so let's go ahead and take a look.

Posted 3 years ago by

Call of Duty: Consumer Warfare

“50,000 people used to live here. Now it’s a ghost town.” That’s the opening line to the iconic Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare trailer that blew everyone’s mind at E3 2007. “Our so called leaders prostituted us to the West..."

Posted 3 years ago by

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