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Paradox Streams Cities: Skylines on Xbox One

Now that the game is nearing its spring release window, the information is coming in hot and fast for Cities Skylines. Today the developers at Paradox Interactive have released an hour-long stream with the Xbox One version.

Posted 2 hours ago by Kelly Packard, 1 comment

ID@Xbox Releases: Week Beginning March 27th, 2017

The last couple of weeks have been fairly quiet on the ID@Xbox front; not so this week. There are ten titles that will be available for download spanning a variety of genres.

Posted 6 hours ago by Rebecca Smith, 6 comments

Air Guitar Warrior for Kinect Shows the Lands You Will Travel Through

From mountains to jungle and even unicorn dominated cloud tops, a new trailer for Air Guitar Warrior for Kinect showcases some of the backdrops you will be venturing through.

Posted 6 hours ago by Chanse Wareham, 2 comments

We Happy Few: Maidenholm Update Teaser

A Pythonesque trailer teases the next update for Game Preview title We Happy Few, which will add the interestingly-shaped island of Maidenholm to the game.

Posted 7 hours ago by Luc1d, 4 comments

X-Morph: Defense Charges A Dark Matter Bomb In Mexico

Another short gameplay trailer has been released to please the eager eyes of fans looking forward to flying, shooting and defending in EXOR Studios' upcoming X-Morph: Defense.

Posted 12 hours ago by Ashley Woodcock, 3 comments

Dark Souls III Patch 1.12 Detailed, Dated and Timed

Bandai Namco follows up on patch 1.11 very quickly with yesterday's release of patch 1.12, which comes with a small list of fixes.

Posted 12 hours ago by Ashley Woodcock, 5 comments

Retail Releases: Week Of March 27th, 2017

Atari Flashback Classics Vol. 1 & 2, FlatOut 4: Total Insanity, Has-Been-Heroes, Rogue Stormers, This Is The Police, and Vikings – Wolves of Midgard.

Posted 12 hours ago by Ashley Woodcock, 8 comments

Beam Streaming Schedule for Week Commencing March 27th

Rich is back in the office this week, which means Jack will once again be joined by his partner in crime to stream the latest ID@Xbox games over on our Beam channel.

Posted 16 hours ago by Dave Horobin, 5 comments

Final Fantasy XV March Update Trailer Released

A new trailer has been released for Final Fantasy XV which showcases the upcoming "Episode Gladiolus" DLC as well as a free update that's available to download right now.

Posted 16 hours ago by Ashley Woodcock, 8 comments

88 Heroes - First Hour of Gameplay

Jack rounded off last week's Beam streams with 88 Heroes, an interesting platformer that has an obsession with the number 88.

Posted 16 hours ago by Dave Horobin, 1 comment

Has-Been Heroes Delayed One Week in EU; Characters Revealed

The game is still on track to release this week in North America and now next week in the EU. To make it up to you, there's tons of info on the heroes who'll be a part of the journey.

Posted 20 hours ago by Kevin Tavore, 1 comment

Use Your Words Dated

Smiling Buddha has announced the release date for their upcoming party game Use Your Words. It's designed "for funny people and their unfunny friends." Use Your Words will be out on April 4th.

Posted 2 days ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

Four Sided Fantasy Dated for Xbox One

Four Sided Fantasy, a puzzler from developer Ludo Land, is scheduled to arrive on Xbox One in just a few days. The console release is following the game's PC launch last summer.

Posted 2 days ago by Kelly Packard, 1 comment

The Town of Light - The Making of Reneé Video

Luca, studio head at and also screenwriter for The Town of Light, provides us with plenty of info on how he and the development team created the game's protagonist, Reneé, in the latest video.

Posted 2 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 3 comments

Anoxemia Teaser Trailer Released

BSK Games has released a short teaser trailer for their upcoming sea adventure Anoxemia. Watch as Dr Bailey navigates his way through the dangers of the water with the aid of his drone ATMA.

Posted 2 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 2 comments

Sea of Thieves Tales from the Tavern Podcast Talks Play Sessions

The seventh podcast episode of Tales from the Tavern sees five team members from Rare all talking about the latest updates to their upcoming title Sea of Thieves. Composer Robin Beanland also provides some Tavern Tunes.

Posted 2 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 5 comments

Star Trek Online's Season 12: Reckoning Kicks Off Next Month

Star Trek Online will be launching Season 12: Reckoning next month that will see players heading out on a mission alongside the Lukari to investigate a new threat, the dreaded Tzenkethi. There's also a double XP event in progress.

Posted 2 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 8 comments

More Fixes Come With Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare's Most Recent Patch

Infinity Ward are keeping themselves very busy as they've released another small patch for their popular shooter Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare.

Posted 2 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 28 comments

Shiness: The Lightning Kingdom Dated With Music Trailer

Shiness: The Lightning Kingdom, a charming action RPG from indie studio Enigami, been dated for April 18th. The developers have released a music trailer to go along with the announcement of the release date.

Posted 3 days ago by Kelly Packard, 14 comments

Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap to Also Feature Wonder Girl

Not only will players be able to choose Wonder Boy as their protagonist in Lizardcube's upcoming restoration of Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap; they'll also be able to play as Wonder Girl.

Posted 3 days ago by Kelly Packard, 16 comments

Destiny: Age of Triumph Trailer and Screens

The Destiny "Age of Triumph", described by Bungie as the final major Destiny 1 update, is only days away. We have the launch trailer and a bundle of screens showing off the updated raids, raid gear and weapons inbound.

Posted 3 days ago by Luc1d, 37 comments

Bulletstorm: Full Clip Edition Gets a Launch Trailer

Not keen to let players forget about their approaching remaster of 2011's Bulletstorm, Bulletstorm: Full Clip Edition, Gearbox has released the launch trailer for the title.

Posted 3 days ago by Kelly Packard, 23 comments

Lethal League Coming to Consoles This Summer

Team Reptile has announced their "competitive projectile fighting game" Lethal League is soon destined for consoles. The game was a smash hit on Steam -- no pun intended -- selling over 400,000 copies.

Posted 3 days ago by Kelly Packard, 2 comments

Worlds of Magic: Planar Conquest Review

The Xbox is so starved for 4X games you'd think anything is better than nothing. The old adage proves untrue here as Planar Conquest makes far too many missteps along the way.

Posted 3 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 15 comments

Next Batch of Free Content Revealed for Titanfall 2

Respawn, the developers of Titanfall 2, are continuing to add to the game's library of free, post-launch content. This next batch is called "Colony Reborn." A classic map will be returning along with a new weapon and execution.

Posted 3 days ago by Kelly Packard, 23 comments

SMITE's Celestial Voyage Patch Coming Soon With New Event

SMITE's Celestial Voyage patch will bring an event of the same name, a set of new star-themed skins, a visual update for one of the oldest gods and more. Are you ready to journey through the stars?

Posted 4 days ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

88 Heroes Review

What happens when an evil alien comes to destroy Earth with a doomsday bomb? Send the best of the best to defeat him, right? Wrong... you send the weirdest 88 heroes you can find.

Posted 4 days ago by Megan Walton, 16 comments

Gears of War 4 One Shot, One Kill Double XP Event Live

As promised earlier this month, a special Gears of War 4 Versus event has gone live today. Take to the Classic One Shot, One Kill playlist to earn double XP from March 24th to March 27th.

Posted 4 days ago by Kelly Packard, 12 comments

TA Podcast: Andromeda, Wildlands, KONA, Rocket League and ID@Xbox

Welcome to episode 62 of the TrueAchievements podcast! Unfortunately, Rich was away at the time of recording, so Jack and I soldiered on regardless and invited Mark to discuss this week's news and new game releases.

Posted 4 days ago by Dave Horobin, 4 comments

New Prey Video Talks About Morgan Yu in Depth and How Choices Matter

A new video for Prey covers the main character Morgan Yu in depth, looking at character motivations, how and what your role exactly is in the game, and how your choices can make a difference.

Posted 4 days ago by Chanse Wareham, 2 comments

[Update] Australia Rescinds Outlast 2 Ban

Last week the TA community and gaming industry as a whole were up in arms regarding an Australian ban on Outlast 2. Today it's been revealed that they've reviewed that ban and rescinded it. Australian horror fans rejoice!

Posted 4 days ago by Mark Delaney, 64 comments

Mages of Mystralia Goes Above and Beyond Funding Target

The award-nominated, Kickstarted title from Borealys Games, Mages of Mystralia, has smashed its funding goal and is now more than 250% funded. New enemy details and artwork, and a trailer has now been released.

Posted 4 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 2 comments

Thimbleweed Park Achievement List Revealed

The long-awaited return of point-and-click veterans Ron Gilbert and Gary Winnick sees us explore the town of Thimbleweed Park as five playable protagonists unravel a strange mystery.

Posted 4 days ago by Sam Quirke, 12 comments

ICYMI: Warhammer End Times - Vermintide

There's two things to love in life: friends and killing literal hordes of humanoid rats using blades, mauls, arrows, fire and bullets. As arms are sliced off and skulls are crushed, you'll be glad you did it with those you love.

Posted 4 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 31 comments

For Honor Title Update Details for V1.04

Another title update has made its way to Ubisoft's hack & slash title For Honor, and with it comes a very small list of fixes with the main focus being on fixing issues with invites.

Posted 4 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 4 comments

Battleborn's Latest Battleplan Includes a Small List of Hotfixes

Gearbox Software has laid out another small Battleplan for Battleborn which includes a small list of hot fixes. The details include changes to Ghalt, Mellka, and the minion friends.

Posted 4 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 7 comments

Dishonored 2 Details Its Third Update

Another patch has been released for Dishonored 2 and with it comes a ton of bug fixes. Issues that have been eliminated include the blurry journal problem, saving issues, aiming problems, and a whole lot more.

Posted 4 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 15 comments

Next Star Wars Battlefront and Need for Speed to Be Shown at June's EA Play

EA has revealed more details about their upcoming event EA Plays. As you may remember from a few months back, this is the pre-E3 event that EA has forgone their usual E3 Sunday briefing in order to host.

Posted 5 days ago by Kelly Packard, 23 comments

Paladins Party Up XP and Gold Weekend Event

Hi-Rez Studios' Paladins: Champions of the Realm, which just entered a closed-but-not-really-closed beta on consoles, is hosting a Party Up weekend event in the free-to-play shooter. Earn bonus gold and XP all weekend long.

Posted 5 days ago by Kelly Packard, 13 comments

Supergirl Is The Focus Of Injustice 2's Latest Video

With her cousin Superman in a more antagonist role in the Injustice series, it's up to Supergirl herself to provide hope for the public, as we see in the latest in the Shattered Alliances series of videos for Injustice 2

Posted 5 days ago by Andy Mills, 6 comments

The Walking Dead - A New Frontier Episode 3 Launch Trailer

The third episode of The Walking Dead - A New Frontier will be available to download early next week, but for those of you eager to see more, here's the launch trailer.

Posted 5 days ago by Dave Horobin, 8 comments

Go On a Snowy Side-Op with Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3

A new video for Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3 showcases a Side Operation, just one of the large open-world side missions that will be available for gamers to play through.

Posted 5 days ago by Chanse Wareham, 1 comment

The Third Developer Diary For Snake Pass Talks About The Art

With the launch of Snake Pass less than a week away, developer Sumo Digital have released the third in a series of developer diaries for the game. This time it's all about the game's great art style.

Posted 5 days ago by Andy Mills, 2 comments

BUTCHER Announced

After releasing BUTCHER on PC late last year, Polish developer Transhuman Design is bringing their DOOM and Quake inspired 2D shooter to consoles this year, with all the blood and violence you might expect with that title.

Posted 5 days ago by Andy Mills, 7 comments

Momodora: Reverie Under the Moonlight - First Hour of Gameplay

Yesterday afternoon, Jack streamed the first hour of another one of last week's newly released ID@Xbox games, Momodora: Reverie Under the Moonlight.

Posted 5 days ago by Dave Horobin, 3 comments

Dovetail Games Euro Fishing Upcoming Patch To Release Next Month

Dovetail Games has released a small list of details included in an upcoming patch for their simulation title Dovetail Games Euro-Fishing. The title update won't be releasing until after the game releases for the PS4 on April 11th.

Posted 5 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 2 comments

Get Even's Latest Video Is All About The Music

Olivier Derivière, the man behind Remember Me's rather excellent music, is working on the upcoming Get Even. Ahead of the game's release in May, he sat down to talk about what he's doing this time around.

Posted 5 days ago by Andy Mills, 0 comments

RiftStar Raiders 12 Minutes of Gameplay from GDC 2017

GDC 2017 took place towards the end of last month and one of the many titles on display was RiftStar Raiders. Vision Games has now released the first 12 minutes of gameplay which was showcased during the event.

Posted 5 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 2 comments

April 2017's TA Playlist Game Announced

After a warm reception to the reveal of TA Playlist, the community wasted no time in voting for their preferred first game with the new community event. Come check what we'll be playing and see how the votes played out.

Posted 5 days ago by Mark Delaney, 89 comments

Talent Not Included Release Date Announced

Frima Studios, the development team behind the upcoming title Talent Not Included, has announced the release date and also released a short but sweet gameplay-filled launch trailer.

Posted 5 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 2 comments