TrueAchievements news archive for August 2009

  • Gears of War 2: GoTY Edition Coming

    A Game of the Year Edition of Gears of War 2 is coming next month according to sales sites such as Amazon and Play.com. The package supposedly contains the Flashback, Combustible, Dark Corners and Sn

    Posted 13 years ago 93

  • Deal of the Week: August 31st, 2009

    This weeks DOTW offer sees a massive 50% discount on Penny Arcade Adventures: Episode 2 taking the price down to 800 MSP, from 1600 MSP. Xbox.com gives the following description of the title: Want mo

    Posted 13 years ago 35

  • XBLA Wednesday: September 2nd, 2009

    This week, the following titles will be available to download on Xbox LIVE Arcade. Defense Grid - 800 MSP Defense Grid: The Awakening is the definitive Tower Defense Strategy game that’s easy to pick

    Posted 13 years ago 6

  • NBA LIVE 07 - Online with 1,000 people!

    Greetings, folks! If you have NBA LIVE 07, you might be aware of one achievement that is seemingly impossible at this time. That achievement, of course, is PHUTURE 909's achievements in NBA LIVE 07.

    Posted 13 years ago 96

  • Rock Band DLC for 1st September

    A little later than usual, but heading to the Rock Band Store tomorrow is: Avenged Sevenfold – “Bat Country” The Jam – “A Town Called Malice” The Jam – “Going Underground” Oasis – “Supersonic” (Live)

    Posted 13 years ago 23

  • Gaming Sessions v1.5

    I've made a considerable amount of changes to the Gaming Session code, mainly on the Calendar page. The Calendar should now be much easier to read, and has colour coded sessions to help you find the

    Posted 13 years ago by Rich Stone 186

  • Deal of the Week: August 24th, 2009

    This week's 'Deal of the Week' is the episode 'Lost and Damned' for GTAIV which is now priced at 1200MSP down from 1600, a 25% discount. Xbox.com gives the following description on the content: Johnn

    Posted 13 years ago 22

  • New Mass Effect DLC Available!

    Out of the blue, new Mass Effect content has become available on the Xbox LIVE Marketplace. Pinnacle Station - 400MSP Test the limits of your combat prowess aboard a remote, top-secret Alliance space

    Posted 13 years ago 101

  • The Warriors - Rogues Trailer For New XBLA Release

    Rockstar Games has released a new HD trailer for their upcoming XBLA release titled "The Warriors: Street Brawl". Check the external link for the trailer, or hit the link below for the Rockstar game

    Posted 13 years ago 27

  • Rock Band DLC for 25th August

    On Tuesday, the following tracks will be added to the Rock Band Store: Billy Idol – “Mony Mony” Billy Idol – “Rebel Yell” Fleetwood Mac – “Don’t Stop” Fleetwood Mac – “World Turning” Jet – “She’s a G

    Posted 13 years ago 22

  • Gaming Sessions v1

    It's been a little while since the last big feature update (those ace friend feed comments), and this is because the thing I've been working on was vaguely complicated, and version 1 is now ready...

    Posted 13 years ago by Rich Stone 267

  • GC09: The Beatles: Rock Band DLC Detail

    Taken straight from the Rock Band announcement forum, Harmonix today revealed the following: Speaking at Gamescom 2009, Alex Rigopulos, CEO and cofounder of Harmonix, today confirmed release details

    Posted 13 years ago 28

  • GC09: Fable III Details Revealed

    Familiar Lionhead face Peter Molyneux announced Fable III at Microsoft’s Gamescom conference this morning. He also reavleled that the title is set for a later 2010 release. "We've spent a lot of time

    Posted 13 years ago 65

  • QuakeCon: First Rage Public demo

    id did their first public demo of Rage today at QuakeCon. At nearly an hour in length, they certainly spent a lot more than the average 20 minutes displaying the game to the public. This game has bee

    Posted 13 years ago 27

  • QuakeCon: Hands-On Trio

    On the floor of QuakeCon, there were a few 360 versions of games available to try for the public. First up was Doom II. If there was any more proof needed to confirm it heading to the Xbox Live Arcad

    Posted 13 years ago 8

  • Vote for the next Sega XBLA Title

    To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Sega Genesis/Mega Drive Sega have set up a poll to let the fans decide the next title to be released on Xbox LIVE Arcade. The choices are: EarthWorm Jim Golde

    Posted 13 years ago 107

  • Rock Band DLC for 15th August

    On Tuesday the following tracks will be added to the Rock Band Store: Blind Melon - No Rain Blur - There’s No Other Way Dropkick Murphys - I’m Shipping Up to Boston Eve 6 - Inside Out Kaiser Chiefs -

    Posted 13 years ago 55

  • QuakeCon: New Rage Trailer

    So id is releasing a new trailer for their current big project at a convention that they host, who'da thunk it? Rage has been in the pipeline for a while now. It will be a heavily stylized post apoca

    Posted 13 years ago 21

  • QuakeCon: XBLA Doom II Confirmed

    QuakeCon started in Dallas, TX, today. One of the major activities of the day was a press conference. As such, expect a swarm of info on id's new projects. The first news story we are hearing confirm

    Posted 13 years ago 20

  • Assassin's Creed II - Dev Diary Videos

    Ubisoft has been busy making Assassin's Creed II into a masterpiece, at least by the sounds of their developer diary videos. They will be releasing multiple segments detailing different aspects of th

    Posted 13 years ago 53

  • Dragon Age: Origins - Lead Designer Interview

    Check out this newly released video featuring Bioware Edmonton's lead designer quickly going through a part of the story in Dragon Age: Origins. The video gives you a grasp of the direction you will

    Posted 13 years ago 18

  • Dante's Inferno - Gluttony Video Diary

    EA & Visceral Arts have released a new video diary/trailer detailing the third layer of Hell in their upcoming game, Dante's Inferno. The game is still a ways off with an expected release in Q1 2010,

    Posted 13 years ago 17

  • Deal of the Week: August 10th, 2009

    Major Nelson has revealed that this weeks 'Deal of the Week' for Gold members will be the FIFA 09 Ulitimate Team game add-on. Now priced at 400 points, down from 800. Xbox.com gives the following des

    Posted 13 years ago 20

  • Wolfenstein - Zeppelin Bloodbath Trailer

    For those on the fence about purchasing Activision's upcoming World War II slayer, here is a video to help you decide. Check out the headshot at 46 seconds! Wolfenstein will be available in stores in

    Posted 13 years ago 65

  • Vote for TA!

    There's a poll on the GrownGeek website for the best achievement tracking website. You can find the poll here: http://growngeek.com/2009/08/xbox-360-live-service-tracking-... I wouldn't want to tell

    Posted 13 years ago by Rich Stone 253

  • Rock Band DLC for 11th August

    Next week's DLC for Rock Band will include a few tracks from the Gorillaz, and a few blasts from the past including Janis Joplin, The Who, Jefferson Airplane, and more. Here's the full monte: Gorilla

    Posted 13 years ago 28

  • Games on Demand: Now Active

    Looks like the Games On Demand service is being activated a bit earlier than promised for those on the dashboard update preview. The games can be purchased with a debit/credit charge or Microsoft Poi

    Posted 13 years ago 157

  • Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2: Fusion - Interview

    Gametrailers.com have added a new MUA2 video interview with Guha Bala explaining the upcoming title in much more juicy detail. Please check out the link below for the video.

    Posted 13 years ago 47

  • New Left 4 Dead Content Coming

    Today Valve announced the next installment of DLC for zombie thriller Left 4 Dead. The announcement on Steam detailed the content: Entitled "Crash Course," the latest DLC delivers new single-player,

    Posted 13 years ago 115

  • WET Release Date Announced

    Bethesda Softworks has officially announced that WET will go on sale September 15, 2009. Sorry, no mention is made of region specific dates. The third-person shooter with a Quentin Tarantino flair ha

    Posted 13 years ago 35

  • F.E.A.R. 2: Reborn Expansion DLC On The Way

    Monolith has announced new DLC for F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin which will expand the single player experience with four new levels. In addition, a new multiplayer mode will be thrown into the mix as w

    Posted 13 years ago 20

  • Full Guitar Hero 5 Setlist Revealed

    The full tracklisting for Guitar Hero 5 has been released. The songs featured in the game are: 3 Doors Down - "Kryptonite" A Perfect Circle - "Judith" Arctic Monkeys - "Brianstorm" AFI - "Medicate" A

    Posted 13 years ago 108

  • Deal of the Week: August 3rd, 2009

    Major Nelson has revealed that this weeks 'Deal of the Week' for Gold members will be R-Type Dimensions for 800 MSP, discounted from 1200. Xbox.com gives the following description for title: The coin

    Posted 13 years ago 26

  • Database move tomorrow

    I think I've pretty much completed my testing for the db move to the new server. This process is quite a long one, as the database is pretty massive (28Gb). I will post a holding page on the site, ba

    Posted 13 years ago by Rich Stone 64