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Rebecca Smith (punkyliar)

Rebecca is the Newshound Manager at TrueGaming Network. She has been contributing articles since 2010, especially those that involve intimidatingly long lists. When not writing news, she works in an independent game shop so that she can spend all day talking about games too. She'll occasionally go outside.
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Screenshot Saturday April 22nd: Grabbles, Super Sky Arena, Anew and More

The usual number of developers and publishers showcased still images and gifs from their upcoming titles -- 16 of them to be exact. The difference is that we have a couple of notable absences from regular titles.

Posted 12 hours ago, 2 comments

ID@Xbox Releases: Week Beginning April 24th, 2017

A deluge is always followed by a drought, or so it seems when it comes to ID@Xbox releases. This week brings along just two titles -- a nightmarish journalist investigation and a magical adventure to save a land from corruption.

Posted yesterday, 6 comments

Weekend Headlines April 14th-16th: Call of Duty DLC, MXGP3 Trailer and More

Accompanying the four announcements this week is a preview of the upcoming Call of Duty DLC, a look at weather conditions in MXGP3, as well as other trailers, screenshots, updates and release dates.

Posted 4 days ago, 2 comments

Weekend Announcements April 14-16th: Heroes of Normandie, Naruto and More

The Easter weekend is over and our chocolate hoard is likely diminished by now. Despite the four day weekend in many areas, there were still four new titles that were announced over those days.

Posted 6 days ago, 3 comments

Screenshot Saturday April 15th: Cuphead, Lost Words, Deadbeat Heroes and More

Last weekend may well have been a four day weekend for many people, but that didn't stop 15 developers and publishers from posting still images, gifs and videos for #screenshotsaturday.

Posted 6 days ago, 6 comments

Last Call for More Newshounds

At the start of this month, we put up a notice asking for more Newshounds and this is your friendly reminder to put in your application before it's too late.

Posted 7 days ago, 19 comments

ID@Xbox Releases: Week Beginning April 17th, 2017

The eight titles include a hook-swinging pirate adventure, an FMV crime thriller, a remake of a 1989 classic and an original Xbox title, a city builder, a third person smash-‘em-up arena game, and more.

Posted 8 days ago, 9 comments

Weekend Announcements April 7-9th: Goliath, Race The Sun, Sacred Fire and More

The weekend has passed and we bring news of four new titles that were announced over those three days. In a nice turn up for the books, all of them are confirmed to be appearing on Xbox One.

Posted 14 days ago, 5 comments

Screenshot Saturday April 8th: Ooblets, Pixel Noir, Sombrero and More

Just like last week, we only have images from 13 titles from the past weekend's #screenshotsaturday, although we do see some fresher faces.

Posted 14 days ago, 7 comments

ID@Xbox Releases: Week Beginning April 10th, 2017

There's a platformer that harks back to the glory days of Banjo Kazooie, a speeding music-fuelled flight, a crazy dungeon brawler and a murder mystery where the aim is to stop events, not solve them.

Posted 16 days ago, 5 comments

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The Inner World Review

The Inner World has finally been released on console so that you have a few months to bring yourself up to speed before the release of the title's sequel in the summer.

Posted 15 days ago, 7 comments

Knee Deep Review

Knee Deep is certainly a strange game with a strange concept, but that's not necessarily a bad thing; in fact, that's exactly what the developer was trying to achieve.

Posted 2 months ago, 3 comments

Her Majesty's SPIFFING Review

Billy Goat Entertainment's Her Majesty's SPIFFING is an alternative and fantastical look at the events in Britain following the landmark decision to leave Europe, and its intention is to draw a laugh from you.

Posted 4 months ago, 12 comments

The Little Acre Review

Over the last couple of months, plenty of Adventure titles have been released. The Little Acre needs something special to make it stand out from the bunch but has it managed to do this?

Posted 4 months ago, 12 comments

Enigmatis 2: The Mists of Ravenwood Review

Bucking the curse of the middle episode, Enigmatis 2: The Mists of Ravenwood offers another solid storyline with plenty of supernatural tendencies, setting the scene nicely for the final part of the trilogy.

Posted 4 months ago, 15 comments

Yesterday Origins Review

Yesterday Origins is a game that seeks to bring challenge back to the genre. To be frank, it is the decision that turns out to be this game's saving grace.

Posted 5 months ago, 12 comments

Gears of War 4 Review

With The Coalition at the helm, many fans are apprehensive as to how the latest title will fare. Will it meet the standards set by Epic's trilogy, or will it be seen as a flop like People Can Fly's Gears of War: Judgment?

Posted 6 months ago, 79 comments

ReCore Review

Recore's open world 3D adventure gives the studio a chance to move away from their most famous creations, but will it be their next big hit?

Posted 7 months ago, 43 comments

Nightmares from the Deep 2: The Siren's Call Review

Nearly a year ago, Artifex Mundi crashed onto the Xbox One console with their debut title. With the anniversary of that title fast approaching, Artifex Mundi's latest title is the sequel to that game.

Posted 7 months ago, 10 comments

Momentum Review

Only the most patient players will succeed here and a completion will not be easy, but those that persist will be awarded with many hours of gameplay.

Posted 8 months ago, 23 comments

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Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3 Achievement List Revealed

After several delays, the third instalment in the Sniper: Ghost Warrior franchise is finally about to be released this month. Lets take a look at the achievement list.

Posted 9 days ago, 24 comments

The Disney Afternoon Collection Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for The Disney Afternoon Collection. There are 20 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret

Posted 9 days ago, 40 comments

Gimme Five (Win 10) Achievements Revealed

Three months ago, we were able to reveal that Gimme Five (Win 10) would be receiving an update to give it Xbox Live features on Windows 10. We can exclusively reveal the achievement list for the game.

Posted 5 months ago, 36 comments

Dishonored 2 Achievements Revealed

On November 11th, Corvo returns to the fray with a new story, a new setting and a new companion. What can we expect from the game's achievement list?

Posted 5 months ago, 25 comments

TA@EGX 2016: Sonic Mania Showcases Green Hill and Studiopolis

SEGA announced that they would be publishing two Sonic the Hedgehog titles next year, beginning with Sonic Mania. This year at EGX, SEGA brought along two levels for players to try out.

Posted 6 months ago, 11 comments

TA@EGX 2016: Taken To Task By Dishonored 2

While gameplay for Dishonored 2 has been shown off in many different places, EGX was the first to let players get their own hands on the title. We just had to try it out.

Posted 6 months ago, 8 comments

TA@EGX 2016: Pixel Blimp Reveals Zone 100 and Puts Jump Stars Through Its Paces

Last year at EGX, we revealed Pixel Blimp's upcoming title Jump Stars. Not only was the game at EGX again this year, it was joined by another of their titles that was being revealed for consoles.

Posted 6 months ago, 0 comments

TA@EGX 2016: Little Nightmares Preview

Little Nightmares places players in the yellow raincoat of a small child called Six. She's currently living in a nightmare, stuck on a haunted ship called The Maw.

Posted 6 months ago, 2 comments

TA@EGX 2016: Wired Productions Announces Victor Vran and The Town of Light

As well as bringing We Sing and Super Dungeon Bros to EGX, publisher Wired Productions took the time to announce two more titles that they will be bringing to consoles. Of course, we tried out both of them.

Posted 6 months ago, 2 comments

TA@EGX 2016: Rising Star Brings 88 Heroes and a Conga Master to the Party

Publisher Rising Star returned to EGX this year with a new selection of four titles for attendees to try out. We got hands-on with 88 Heroes and Conga Master.

Posted 6 months ago, 1 comment

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