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Paladins: Champions of the Realm Update Brings Merry Mayhem to Xbox One

The "Merry Mayhem" update for Paladins: Champions of the Realm is now live on Xbox One, featuring new content, daily community events and a new Gift Giving Bundle.

Posted 6 hours ago by Lucy Wood, 2 comments

Live Stream Schedule and Giveaways for Week Commencing December 17th 2018

This week, we have four more ID@Xbox streams scheduled for your viewing pleasure over on our Mixer channel, and as always, we'll be giving away a code for each game we stream to a lucky viewer in the chat.

Posted 10 hours ago by Dave Horobin, 1 comment

Never Alone and Mercenaries: PoD Now Free with Games with Gold

We've reached the halfway point of the month, and of course, that means that Xbox LIVE Gold members now have the chance to download two new games for free.

Posted 10 hours ago by Dave Horobin, 31 comments

Kevin's Christmas Cracker Fully Revealed For Overcooked! 2

After some teasing earlier in the week, Team17 and Ghost Town Games have fully revealed Kevin's Christmas Cracker -- a free festive-themed update available for Overcooked! 2 that adds new kitchens, recipes and more!

Posted 10 hours ago by Andy Mills, 1 comment

Rocket League Frosty Fest Event Announced

Now that the holiday season is upon us, it's time for Frosty Fest! Frosty Fest is an event designed for the chance to earn new gifts and customized items.

Posted 15 hours ago by Dave Bricker, 2 comments

RemiLore Receives A New Trailer

A brand-new trailer has been released for RemiLore. RemiLore is a rogue-lite adventure game set in the world of Ragnoah. You will take control of Remi and her faithful companion Lore to slash and blast your way through enemies.

Posted 15 hours ago by Ozan Erhalac, 0 comments

Latest Crossout Patch Fixes Numerous Bugs and More

It's always good when developers return to their previously released titles to make desperately needed changes. Gaijin Entertainment is just the same, as they release yet another patch for their vehicle combat title Crossout.

Posted 2 days ago by Nicole René, 13 comments

The Best Reviewed Games on TrueAchievements in 2018 - Part Two

Following on from part one of our TrueAchievements Games of the Year 2018, it's time for part two and the final 12 games that received a score of 4.5 or higher in this year's official site reviews.

Posted 3 days ago by Dave Horobin, 38 comments

Giveaway: Win an Xbox One Code for Hello Neighbor: Hide and Seek

For our next site competition, we're giving you the chance to win an Xbox One download code for Hello Neighbor: Hide and Seek, which released last week via the ID@Xbox program.

Posted 4 days ago by Dave Horobin, 236 comments

Fatshark Releases New Trailer For Warhammer: Vermintide 2 Back To Ubersreik

While we wait for "Back to Ubersreik" to come to the Xbox One version of Warhammer: Vermintide 2, we can watch the trailer that Fatshark released for the hack-and-slasher's latest piece of DLC.

Posted 5 days ago by Andy Mills, 1 comment

The Six Quickest Game Completions from the December 11th Sale

Now that this week's Xbox One and Xbox 360 sales have both dropped, we thought we'd help you decide what to spend your hard earned cash on by listing the quickest completions on offer.

Posted 5 days ago by Dave Horobin, 33 comments

The Best Reviewed Games on TrueAchievements in 2018 - Part One

Yesterday, we opened up the voting for this year's TA Game of the Year, and we thought we'd try and help with your decisions by looking back at some of the highest scoring games from this year's official site reviews.

Posted 5 days ago by Dave Horobin, 31 comments

New Xbox Releases: Week Beginning December 10th, 2018

As we get closer to the holiday period, the retail releases begin to dry up. That doesn't mean that we stop getting new games altogether -- far from it, in fact.

Posted 6 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 15 comments

Kinda Funny Games Showcases Plenty of Upcoming Indie Titles

Kinda Funny Games held their own showcase of over 60 different titles in the space of just over an hour. They released plenty of new trailers for upcoming indie titles and even sprinkled in a few release dates to boot.

Posted 6 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 6 comments

Team17 Tease Some Free-zing Festive Fun For Overcooked! 2

Just in time for the holidays, Team 17 and Ghost Town Games have teased some festive fun on the way for Overcooked! 2. You know, just in case you wanted more potential for yelling at each other.

Posted 6 days ago by Andy Mills, 12 comments

Free Dark Level Arrives for Human: Fall Flat Next Year

Next year, the game will be getting another free update on Xbox One that will add a new level, Dark, and there's a promise of more content to come later in 2019.

Posted 6 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 8 comments

TrueAchievements 2018 Game of the Year Awards

It's time for you, the TrueAchievements community, to help us decide which games from the past 12 months have stood out from the crowd in our ninth annual TrueAchievements Game of the Year awards.

Posted 6 days ago by Dave Horobin, 147 comments

Listen to Bounding Joy from Wargroove's Original Soundtrack

A new musical sample has been released from the original soundtrack collection for Wargroove. In the latest music-filled video, we get to listen to a track called Bounding Joy which is "commander Caesar's theme".

Posted 6 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 1 comment

Genesis Alpha One's New Release Date, Artwork and Trailer Released

The new release date for Genesis Alpha One has been revealed in a recently released trailer and there's also a couple of pieces of artwork to look at too which may entice you to pre-purchase the game.

Posted 6 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 0 comments

Akuto: Mad World Gameplay Trailer Released

A new gameplay trailer has been released for Akuto: Mad World, the upcoming isometric, fast-paced action title full of swords and guns from developer Hut 90.

Posted 6 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 0 comments

theHunter: Call of the Wild - Parque Fernando DLC to Add Pumas in Patagonia

A new South American game reserve for theHunter: Call of the Wild will be opening up in the next DLC. The "Parque Fernando" DLC will challenge players to help turn the area into a hunter's paradise.

Posted 7 days ago by Lucy Wood, 3 comments

Vigor Patch Adds New Events and First Female Outlander

Bohemia Interactive has delivered another update for upcoming shooter looter Vigor, adding new gameplay events and introducing a new female Outlander.

Posted 7 days ago by Lucy Wood, 1 comment

TERA's Latest Valkyrie Class Arrives January 8th

TERA's fast moving and hard hitting action heroine, Valkyrie, will be arriving on January 8th for Xbox One. In celebration, there will be double exp, a valkyire level up event and many more.

Posted 7 days ago by Ozan Erhalac, 0 comments

Kingdom: Two Crowns Launch Trailer Prepares You For A New Adventure

The launch trailer for Kingdom: Two Crowns has been released to remind those ready to protect their people of the kingdom, that the time has almost come.

Posted 7 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 8 comments

Divinity: Original Sin 2 - Definitive Edition Patch Fixes a Long List of Bugs

It may not be a buggy disaster, but the definitive edition of Divinity: Original Sin 2 still has a ways to go before it's considered perfect. Luckily, Larian Studios is out to make it right with their brand new patch.

Posted 7 days ago by Nicole René, 6 comments

Celebrate the Holidays with Fortnite Season 7 and Creative Mode

Season 7 is bringing plenty of festive changes to Fortnite, from a frosty dive down the brand new ziplines, to the all-new Creative mode, allowing fans to design their own little special place in-game.

Posted 7 days ago by Nicole René, 2 comments

Microsoft Details the ID@Xbox Winter of Arcade

Dubbed Winter of Arcade, the promotion has already begun and will cover nine notable ID@Xbox titles that are released throughout December.

Posted 9 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 28 comments

[UPDATE] BELOW Arrives on Xbox Game Pass Next Week, More Announced for December

Microsoft has revealed there will be two more games coming to Xbox Game Pass next week: Below and the previously promised Kingdom: Two Crowns.

Posted 9 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 44 comments

Ashen Launches on Game Pass Today

It's beautiful, it's dark, and it's mostly certainly deadly. Ashen appeared at The Game Awards last night with a brand new trailer. Today, it launches to the public.

Posted 9 days ago by Nicole René, 9 comments

Rocket League McLaren 570S Car Pack Available Now

The team has introduced the ultimate modern sports car to Rocket League in the form of the "McLaren 570S Car Pack", and it's available now.

Posted 9 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 7 comments

November 2018 Delistings: PES 2018, Happy Dungeons and More

In total, there are three Xbox One games, two Xbox Live Arcade games and one Xbox 360 Games on Demand removed from the Microsoft Store.

Posted 10 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 20 comments

Killing Floor 2 Has a Twisted Christmas with Season's Beatings

This year, Tripwire Interactive has recruited Gary Busey to put a unique twist on the Christmas season with their Twisted Christmas: Season's Beatings update.

Posted 10 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 5 comments

Rocket League's Rocket Pass 2 Takes Off Next Week

Another Rocket Pass will be launching for only the most passionate Rocket League players with the 2nd pass readying for launch at the start of next week.

Posted 10 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 14 comments

Fortnite Save The World Dev Update Talks Canny Valley III, Frostnite and More

In the latest Save The World developer update from Epic Games, the well known team behind the extremely popular title that is Fortnite, Nik Blahunka, gets viewers up to speed with what's coming this month in update 7.0.

Posted 11 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 5 comments

Giveaway: Win an Xbox One Code for SteamWorld Dig 2

For our next site competition, we're giving you the chance to win an Xbox One download code for SteamWorld Dig 2, which released last month via the ID@Xbox program.

Posted 11 days ago by Dave Horobin, 249 comments

Rocket League Xbox One X Enhancements Arrive

As promised nearly two weeks ago, Rocket League's December Update has arrived and has brought along the promised Xbox One X enhancements.

Posted 12 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 7 comments

New Xbox Releases: Week Beginning December 3rd, 2018

This week brings along 15 new titles for Xbox One and Windows 10, and two further titles that will be leaving Xbox Game Preview and getting a full release.

Posted 12 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 1 comment

MechaNika Review

What do you do when you're 7 years old, your family pays little attention to you, and nearly everyone you know annoys you? Well, in Nika's case, you make a plan to destroy the world.

Posted 13 days ago by Megan Walton, 11 comments

Stardew Valley To Be Self-Published Going Forward

ConcernedApe, the developer behind indie hit Stardew Valley, has announced that he is soon set to take over publishing duties for the Harvest Moon-inspired title from later this month.

Posted 13 days ago by Andy Mills, 11 comments

Four New Pastel Images Released for Environmental Puzzle Platformer Etherborn

Developer Altered Matter has taken to Twitter to reveal four new images from their upcoming puzzle platformer Etherborn.

Posted 13 days ago by Chewie, 0 comments

Live Stream Schedule and Giveaways for Week Commencing December 3rd 2018

This week, we have four more ID@Xbox streams scheduled for your viewing pleasure over on our Mixer channel, and as always, we'll be giving away a code for each game we stream to a lucky viewer in the chat.

Posted 14 days ago by Dave Horobin, 2 comments

Kingdom Two Crowns Trailer Takes Closer Look at Co-op and Campaign

A new trailer for side-scrolling sim Kingdom Two Crowns explains why developer Raw Fury deviated from the roguelike gameplay of predecessor Kingdom: New Lands by adding co-op and a campaign.

Posted 14 days ago by Lucy Wood, 7 comments

Stealthy Fox Farrow Revealed For Mutant Year Zero: Road To Eden

Mutant Year Zero: Road To Eden is a tactical adventure game which seamlessly blends the turn-based combat of XCOM with a rich narrative, freedom of exploration and real-time stealth.

Posted 14 days ago by Ozan Erhalac, 6 comments

Multiple Achievements Fixed With the Latest Patch for GRIP

Wired Productions has just unveiled their latest patch, a change that is meant to make all achievements obtainable through their original actions, and not through repetition as was previously required.

Posted 14 days ago by Nicole René, 10 comments

Deep Rock Galactic Update 19 Adds New Weapons

Developer Ghost Ship Games has launched the 19th update for co-op mining game Deep Rock Galactic, adding eight new weapons and overhauling the weapon upgrade system.

Posted 14 days ago by Lucy Wood, 1 comment

Q.U.B.E. 2 and Dragon Age II Now Free with Games with Gold

It's the start of a new month and, of course, that means that Xbox LIVE Gold members now have the chance to download two new games for free via December's Games with Gold.

Posted 15 days ago by Dave Horobin, 39 comments

TGN Podcast: Red Dead Online Beta, Sea of Thieves Achievements and More

Welcome to episode eight of the TGN podcast, where Sam, Jack and I saddle up for the Red Dead Redemption 2 Online beta, discuss the new Sea of Thieves achievement requirements, and more.

Posted 16 days ago by Dave Horobin, 14 comments

Strange Brigade Coming to Game Pass Next Week

Microsoft has revealed that Strange Brigade will be one of two games arriving in Xbox Game Pass next week, as well as Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden.

Posted 17 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 35 comments

The Gardens Between Now Available in Xbox Game Pass

Over the course of November, we've had ten new titles added to Xbox Game Pass. We thought that was it until December, but then The Gardens Between has been added to the program today.

Posted 17 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 25 comments

Weekend Announcements November 23-25th: Animal Super Squad, On A Roll 3D & More

The smaller indie studios continue to reveal their titles during the quietest period of the week. We have another handful of games that nearly fell through the cracks, most of which are confirmed for Xbox One.

Posted 18 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 6 comments