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Book of Demons Character Reveal - Meet the Mage

Developer Thing Trunk has revealed the second character class for their upcoming card collecting RPG Book of Demons, a Mage for players who would rather set fire to a paper dungeon than hack and slash their way through it.

Posted 4 hours ago by Luc1d, 1 comment

TA Podcast: Dead Rising 4, Energy Cycle, Wand Wars, and Her Majesty's SPIFFING

We've gone ID@Xbox mad this week. Partly due to the fact that Dead Rising 4 was the only big release from the past week, but also due to our new regular Twitch streams of ID@Xbox games.

Posted 11 hours ago by Dave Horobin, 9 comments

Most Played Games on TrueAchievements 2016 - Part One

The end of the year is upon us, and looking back on 2016's games reveals a mix of new IP, huge sequels, quality ID titles, and plenty more remasters. What did you play over the course of the calendar year?

Posted 12 hours ago by Mark Delaney, 44 comments

Shadow Warrior 2 Screens

Console gamers continue to wait for Shadow Warrior 2, which was released on PC in October. In the meantime anyone in need of a little Lo Wang can enjoy this selection of new screenshots for the upcoming game.

Posted 12 hours ago by Luc1d, 5 comments

Final Fantasy XV Review

"A Final Fantasy for fans and newcomers alike" they say. No one can deny that this a Final Fantasy unlike any other, but has an illustrious franchise captured the essence of what makes modern RPGs so beloved?

Posted 12 hours ago by Kevin Tavore, 60 comments

TGN First Impression: Wand Wars

The world is full of couch co-op multiplayer games. Sometimes, it's hard to keep track. So you may not know what Wand Wars is, but Josh is here today to tell you why this just might be worth adding to your party.

Posted 20 hours ago by Kevin Tavore, 3 comments

Astroneer Release Dated for Game Preview and Confirmed for Play Anywhere

System Era Softworks' space exploration game Astroneer has been officially dated for its entry into the Game Preview program. The devs have also confirmed its Play Anywhere capability.

Posted yesterday by Kelly Packard, 6 comments

Battlefield 1's First Free Map Previewed

If you're sick of Battlefield 1's launch maps already, there's great news — a new free map will be available later this month. Meet Giant's Shadow, featuring early access for premium members and a new weapon.

Posted yesterday by Kelly Packard, 12 comments

Sea of Thieves Alpha Announced

We've been hearing about Sea of Thieves for a long time, now the announcement of an alpha phase has brought the chance to possibly be able to play it. Just make sure you're signed up with the Sea of Thieves insider program.

Posted yesterday by Kelly Packard, 15 comments

Modern Warfare Remastered's Remaining Maps and More Arrive in December Update

This month's Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered update will add the missing maps, two game modes, a winter-themed map and more. It's all going to be available next week.

Posted 2 days ago by Kelly Packard, 36 comments

Shadowrun, Space Ark and Shotest Shogi Join Backwards Compatibility Today

There's plenty of potential for alliteration with today's backwards compatible titles all beginning with the same letter, that being S. Shooter Shadowrun joins Shotest Shogi and Space Ark as playable on Xbox One today.

Posted 2 days ago by Andy Mills, 43 comments

Enjoy Over 10 Minutes Of Resident Evil 7 Gameplay

Over the course of three videos, Capcom provide over 10 minutes of gameplay footage from the upcoming Resident Evil 7. Across the three videos, player character Ethan deals with the Baker Family both directly and indirectly.

Posted 2 days ago by Andy Mills, 11 comments

Hear About The Creation Of The Latest Rocket League Update From Psyonix

Alongside the release of the Rocket League's Starbase ARC, Psyonix have released an inside look at space-based update. The developers discuss all manner of things about the update, including Halo as an inspiration.

Posted 2 days ago by Andy Mills, 3 comments

An Interview With Marvel And Capcom About Marvel Vs. Capcom: Infinite

At the Playstation Experience, a couple of Mikes -- one from Marvel, one from Capcom -- discussed the latest collaboration between the two companies, Marvel vs Capcom: Infinite, with the folks at Playstation.

Posted 2 days ago by Andy Mills, 5 comments

Destiny: Rise of Iron - The Dawning Event Announced

The Dawning is a three week event heading to Destiny: Rise of Iron next week, where players will be able to race against each other in the Sparrow Racing League again, complete new quests, and a whole lot more.

Posted 2 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 10 comments

A Variety of Torment: Tides of Numenera Screens Released

A small wave of new screens have been released for Torment: Tides of Numenera, the upcoming role-playing game from developer inXile Entertainment.

Posted 2 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 4 comments

TA Competition: Her Majesty's SPIFFING

Her Majesty's SPIFFING released yesterday on the Xbox One as part of the ID@Xbox program, and we've got a download code for the game up for grabs.

Posted 2 days ago by Dave Horobin, 1047 comments

Dance Central 3 Achievement Reminder

Got an Xbox 360? Got a Kinect? Got Dance Central 3? Don't have the Go Shorty achievement? Great then, because there are three December opportunities approaching to knock this one out.

Posted 2 days ago by Kelly Packard, 0 comments

Rocket League Adds Custom Training, New Arena, Much More In Today's Patch

Since it arrived on Xbox One earlier this year, Rocket League has displayed one of the great examples of post-release support modern games have shown the ability to deliver. A whole lot more new content is available today.

Posted 3 days ago by Mark Delaney, 24 comments

The Escapists Gets More Free Festive Content

Last year, The Escapists celebrated its success - and the holiday season - with the free "Santa's Sweatshop" update. They're at it again, offering us "Jingle Cells" while we wait for a full sequel in 2017.

Posted 3 days ago by Sam Quirke, 8 comments

Conan Exiles Stream Reveals Early Gameplay

Conan Exiles is heading to Game Preview, but before that you can check out an early build in a developer stream. You'll get to see some character customisation and desert walking... but no sound...

Posted 3 days ago by Sam Quirke, 4 comments

Batman - The Telltale Series Finale Arrives Next Week

The fifth and final episode of BATMAN – The Telltale Series titled Episode 5: City of Light will be available to download on all platforms next Tuesday, December 13th.

Posted 3 days ago by Dave Horobin, 13 comments

HITMAN to Receive Free Holiday Content

Happy Holidays from... Agent 47? How nice, who knew he was such a festive guy? HITMAN will be receiving a free holiday-themed mission next week. Open presents, put on the famous fat guy's suit and stop some thieves!

Posted 3 days ago by Kelly Packard, 8 comments

Silence Review

The dictionary definition of silence is the "absence of any sound or noise." In Daedalic's Silence, it's the name of a fantasy world where everything and everyone are not as they seem.

Posted 3 days ago by Kelly Packard, 17 comments

Mark McMorris Infinite Air Releases Its Second Patch

Following on rather sharply from the first, another patch has gone live with a slightly longer list of fixes that aim to improve tutorials, videos, gameplay, and more in Mark McMorris Infinite Air.

Posted 3 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 4 comments

Resident Evil 7 Releases New Trailer Ahead of Xbox One Demo Release

Resident Evil fans have been clamoring for a return to the series' roots for years, and RE7 looks to finally deliver on that front. You can play the demo on Xbox starting this weekend ahead of the game's January due date.

Posted 3 days ago by Mark Delaney, 21 comments

Ghost Recon Wildlands Beta Now Taking Sign-ups

Wildlands was Ubisoft's seemingly annual E3 surprise a few years ago and, since then, many have waited to get their hands on the game. An upcoming beta is now open for registration, giving you the chance to do just that.

Posted 3 days ago by Mark Delaney, 21 comments

ReCore Highlights Your Next Bot Companion In New Trailer

ReCore released in September to mixed reviews, and some cited a missing fifth robot that was seemingly pulled from the game for unknown reasons. Whatever those reasons were, the fifth robot is now on its way.

Posted 3 days ago by Mark Delaney, 17 comments

Hitchhiker Reveals Character Personalities

One of the key features of the gameplay is that each of the ten hitchhikers has their own personality. Today, we have details on each of the ten hitchhikers as whom you will be playing. Who will be your favourite?

Posted 3 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 4 comments

The Elder Scrolls Online's Homestead Update Previewed

There's no place like home — even in an MMO. Soon, every player in The Elder Scrolls Online will be able to have his or her own place to relax and unwind by the fire, via the upcoming free "Homestead" update.

Posted 3 days ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

CDF Starfighter Confirmed for Project Scorpio With VR Compatibility

Back in May, we revealed a space combat simulator called CDF Starfighter. Next year, the title will be coming to Project Scorpio and will be VR enabled.

Posted 3 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 7 comments

Star Wars Battlefront Joins the Vault Next Week, Rogue One Patch Out Today

EA Access members have been waiting for Star Wars Battlefront to join the Vault since, well, it launched late last year. The shooter will be added to the EA Access Vault next week and the price of the season pass has dropped.

Posted 3 days ago by Kelly Packard, 21 comments

Tenebrae – Twilight of the Gods Enemy Concept Art

A selection of enemy concept art has been released for upcoming Metroidvania RPG Tenebrae – Twilight of the Gods, currently in development as part of the ID@Xbox programme.

Posted 4 days ago by Luc1d, 0 comments

Overwatch Winter Event Coming December 13th

Overwatch is bringing holiday cheer in the form of a new event on December 13th. What's included? Achievements? You'll have to ask Santa because we don't know!

Posted 4 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 26 comments

Winners: Furi

Our latest competition to win an Xbox One download code for Furi ended a couple of days ago, and it is now time to see who are two lucky winners are.

Posted 4 days ago by Dave Horobin, 8 comments

The Dwarves Review

When it comes to high fantasy, Dwarves are one of the most well-known species, yet they are often relegated to smaller roles behind their human and elven counterparts. How do they fare in the limelight?

Posted 4 days ago by Lexley Ford, 5 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: December 6th, 2016

Like last week (apart from that unexpected Game Award sale) things are a quieter affair on this week's Deals with Gold. We get a handful of smaller titles on each console, along with discounts on The Wolf Among Us.

Posted 4 days ago by Chewie, 64 comments

Worms W.M.D. Receives Free Content in New Update

August's Worms W.M.D. will be receiving new content in the form of the free "Liberation" update. The military-themed update, which will be arriving this week featuring five new levels and more.

Posted 4 days ago by Kelly Packard, 3 comments

New DLC Coming for Warhammer: End Times - Vermintide

Slaying hordes of Skaven is fun anywhere, it's true. But wouldn't you rather do it in a winter wonderland? Or how about an ancient Dwarven fortress deep in a mountain? With a pickaxe?

Posted 4 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 14 comments

Shoppe Keep Announced for Xbox One

While they may not be the focal point of most video games, behind every great protagonist is a great shopkeeper. Don't let your dreams be dreams... in Shoppe Keep, be the person who sells the other person neat stuff!

Posted 4 days ago by Kelly Packard, 9 comments

Retail Releases: Week of December 5th, 2016

The newest instalment in the Dead Rising franchise comes to Xbox One alongside another title in the relative lull that is to be expected in this part of the holiday season.

Posted 4 days ago by Keith Gray, 9 comments

Xbox One UK Retail Chart - Forza Horizon 3 Races Into Top Spot

This week's chart sees Playground Games' Forza Horizon 3 race to the top of the pile after once again seeing large retailer discounts, overtaking last week's first and second-placed FIFA 17 and Infinite Warfare.

Posted 5 days ago by Dave Horobin, 10 comments

TA Twitch Schedule - Week Commencing Dec 5th

If you fancy taking a look at this week's upcoming ID@Xbox games with a chance to win yourself a code, here are the details of when you can tune in.

Posted 5 days ago by Dave Horobin, 1 comment

Dead Rising 4 Achievements Revealed

Merry Christmas from Willamette, Colorado! Capcom's other zombie series has made a name for itself thanks to its colorful, inarguably goofy tone and even wackier weaponry.

Posted 5 days ago by Mark Delaney, 63 comments

Natsuki Chronicle Delayed for the Third Time

Qute Corporation's upcoming shoot 'em up, Natsuki Chronicle, has been hit with its third delay. The sad news comes alongside a new gameplay trailer that gives us a very short look at the challenges to come.

Posted 6 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 6 comments

TGN First Impression: The Little Acre

Does The Little Acre have what it takes to stand up against the big adventure games? Does its beautiful art, lovely music, and charismatic protagonists have what it takes to earn a spot in your collection?

Posted 6 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 3 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 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 14 comments

TA Community Interview - rafaelgrn

This week's interviewee has made a name for himself as one of the greatest Gamerscore competitors in the world. His goal is to be among the best, and I'm not sure we can say he's not!

Posted 6 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 31 comments

TGN First Impression: Final Fantasy XV

It's been a long time since Final Fantasy XV was initially unveiled as a spin-off to XIII a full decade ago. With XIII's mixed reception, fans have been demanding a top-tier experience from this sequel.

Posted 6 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 40 comments

The Surge Reveal Three New Mini-Bosses

New trio of screenshots reveal new mini-bosses which are looking bigger and tougher with each set of reveal images. This could be a tough game to beat.

Posted 6 days ago by Andrew Ogley, 1 comment