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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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Meet E3 2017's Newest ID@Xbox Titles

During Microsoft's E3 presentation, the inevitable ID@Xbox montage trailer was broadcast to thousands of watching players. Here are the five new titles from that trailer.

Posted 8 days ago, 6 comments

Microsoft Showcases E3 2017 ID@Xbox Titles

It wouldn't be a typical Microsoft E3 presentation without a montage of ID@Xbox titles. This year was no different and the latest trailer showcases several upcoming titles.

Posted 12 days ago, 11 comments

Tacoma Gets Release Date and New Trailer

Microsoft brought quite a few ID@Xbox titles to their E3 showcase today. One of these is Tacoma, which is building up to launch day with a new trailer.

Posted 12 days ago, 1 comment

Xbox E3 MixPot Revealed, Offer Extended

Microsoft has revealed the MixPot rewards that people will be getting and it includes an equal mix of full game downloads and DLC. The offer's time frame has also been extended.

Posted 13 days ago, 161 comments

WWE 2K18 and NBA 2K18 Give Take Two a Quieter Year

Take Two will have an unusually light release slate in FY18 with just two new titles to anticipate, but what's the highly anticipated new title from one of 2K’s biggest franchises that will be appearing in FY19?

Posted 30 days ago, 20 comments

E3 2017 Presentation Times

In the days leading up to Tuesday, June 13th, many publishers hold presentations at E3 2017 to reveal all of the big titles on which they're working. Now, that presentation lineup is confirmed.

Posted 1 month ago, 30 comments

ID@Xbox Releases: Week Beginning May 15th, 2017

The six titles that are appearing this week are late shows, with the first three to be released tomorrow. Three more follow on Friday.

Posted 1 month ago, 8 comments

Phantom Dust Releases Tomorrow for Free

Every now and then, Microsoft throws a curveball at us. Admittedly they usually reserve them for the upcoming E3 presentation, but this hasn't stopped them dropping a fairly large announcement today

Posted 1 month ago, 86 comments

New BioWare IP Delayed, Mass Effect Potentially Put on Backburner

EA is looking forward to the next 12 months, but not everything has a rosy outlook. BioWare has reportedly been downsized to a support studio and their new IP has fallen out of the FY18 window.

Posted 1 month ago, 32 comments

Screenshot Saturday May 6th: Dual Gear, The Church in the Darkness and More

Of the 15 titles that showed off images this week, a couple hadn't made appearances for a few months prior to the weekend.

Posted 1 month ago, 4 comments

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Latest reviews by Rebecca Smith
Prey Review

Prey is Arkane Studios' unique vision of the franchise reimagined from the ground up. It might not have been the title players were initially anticipating, but to avoid it for that reason would be doing injustice to the game.

Posted 22 days ago, 27 comments

Lost Grimoires: Stolen Kingdom Review

If you're looking for another simple adventure then you've come to the right place, but with the standard of the titles that have come before it, there's something lacking with this one.

Posted 1 month ago, 9 comments

Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap Review

Lizardcube's lovingly remade version will likely be the first time that many players have had to try out this title. It may not be the title that started things off, but it's definitely worth a visit.

Posted 1 month ago, 18 comments

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 2 months 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 4 months ago, 4 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 6 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 6 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 6 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 7 months ago, 14 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 8 months ago, 79 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 7 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 7 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 8 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 8 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 8 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 8 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 8 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 8 months ago, 1 comment

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