TrueAchievements news archive for November 2013

  • Don Bradman Cricket 14 Official Trailer

    Don Bradman Cricket 14 has a new trailer in which the main focus of the trailer seems to be the animations of bowling, batting and catching. I know these are the basics of cricket but these features

    Posted 10 years ago 28

  • TA's Holiday Gift Guide 2013: Digital Content

    With Microsoft making the transition away from MSP and towards using local currency, you may find yourself giving or getting some gift cards to use for purchases from Xbox LIVE. This year saw an amaz

    Posted 10 years ago 26

  • New Hellraid Trailer Widens Your Perception

    While gamers may be disappointed that Hellraid got pushed back to 2014, many additions that the game wouldn't have had otherwise are being added due to this. Props go to Techland, the Dead Island (Xb

    Posted 10 years ago 22

  • Friday XBL Content Roundup: November 29th, 2013

    Wednesday never got a roundup with the fact that this week has not seen a single new Xbox LIVE Arcade release. The drought will be due to the release of the Xbox One, but we're hoping that this doesn

    Posted 10 years ago 39

  • Fable Legends Announcement Screenshots Revealed

    When Lionhead Studios announced at Gamescom 2013 that Fable Legends would become the latest iteration in the popular action-RPG franchise, many fans went understandly wild with excitement. The initia

    Posted 10 years ago 30

  • Xbox One Achievements, Challenges and Progress

    Earlier this week we announced that we were supporting Xbox One achievement and challenge tracking - in fact we were the first site to do so (even before!). While we tested the new code, we

    Posted 10 years ago 121

  • TA's Holiday Gift Guide 2013: Retail Games

    It's that time of year again, gamers, the time of year when our thoughts turn to those we love and try to put a dollar value on that affection in the form of a holiday gift. Much like years past, we'

    Posted 10 years ago 24

  • Assassin's Creed Liberation HD Hitting XBLA

    Ubisoft has confirmed the release date, via the UK Ubisoft Twitter page, for Assassin's Creed Liberation HD. After narrowing it down to Janurary 2014, they have now given the exact release date: Janu

    Posted 10 years ago 38

  • Black Friday One Day XBL Sale: November 29th, 2013

    The Black Friday special sale started on Tuesday. As well as those weekly discounts, there are several daily discounts taking place today, with another list due to go on sale on December 2nd. The con

    Posted 10 years ago 83

  • WWE 2K14 DLC Trailer Hits the Canvas

    As WWE 2K14 was released this time last month, it looked likely that the monotonous deluge of entrance and finisher trailers for many characters would eventually end. However, it appears that 2K Game

    Posted 10 years ago 1

  • World of Tanks Shells Us With Screens

    A series of shell-blasting new screens have been revealed for upcoming free-to-play tank-based MMO World of Tanks, an XBLA version of the popular PC title.

    Posted 10 years ago 22

  • Forza Motorsport 5 Economy Update

    Criticism revolving around Forza Motorsport 5's credit and unlock system has been heard by the Turn 10 team. They have announced that they will be compensating gamers in a number of different ways du

    Posted 10 years ago 45

  • NS:UNS3 Full Burst Dated for Europe and Australia

    Back in September Namco Bandai Games announced that Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 Full Burst would reach European stores on October 25th. As you may have noticed, that date has come and go

    Posted 10 years ago 5

  • Ashes Cricket 2013 Cancelled

    The development history of Ashes Cricket 2013 can easily be described as a troubled one. Originally scheduled to release in June of this year, around the time of the Ashes series in England, the game

    Posted 10 years ago 25

  • GTA Online Holiday Weekend Discounts

    There's a lot going on this weekend for all you Americans out there. Black Friday and Thanksgiving means it's a weekend full of turkey and tempting deals, so Rockstar have decided to join in on the f

    Posted 10 years ago 29

  • DLC Delisted for The UnderGarden

    In February this year, the only DLC content for The UnderGarden had its price slashed in half, alongside plenty of other reductions. Ultimately, a major price drop like that usually leads to a less t

    Posted 10 years ago 17

  • Game of the Generation - Stats Round Up

    Hey TA’ers, We know you love numbers and what better way to end our TrueAchievements Game Of The Generation Awards than a stats fest. Let’s get straight down to business; a grand total of 929 differe

    Posted 10 years ago 87

  • AT&T to Discontinue U-verse Service on Xbox 360

    Multinational telecommunications corporation AT&T has officially notified United States customers that from December 31st the Xbox 360 will no longer be classified as a supported U-verse receiver. Th

    Posted 10 years ago 39

  • Jimi Hendrix to Join the Bandfuse Rock Legends

    Realta Entertainment Group, the developer behind Bandfuse: Rock Legends, this week announced a new exclusive partnership with Experience Hendrix that will bring 15 signature songs from the Jimi Hendr

    Posted 10 years ago 7

  • Making of Project Spark's Intro Video

    Earlier this week, Team Dakota unveiled the intro video from their unique build-a-game title, Project Spark. In this latest developer stream from the team, we are given a behind the scenes look at ho

    Posted 10 years ago 2

  • Forza Motorsport 5 Review

    Forza Motorsport 5 has been the gold standard for simulated racing games since its introduction. Does the latest installment continue that storied history and bring this much anticipated title into t

    Posted 10 years ago 39

  • Battlefield 4 Double XP Event Incoming

    The launch of Battlefield 4 has not been smooth. Having been released on five platforms, including the Xbox 360 and Xbox One, there has been varying degrees of issues on each one of them. To thank th

    Posted 10 years ago 46

  • Killer Instinct Review

    Killer Instinct has been revived after a 17-year hiatus as a free-to-play title for the Xbox One. Does this interesting take on the fighting game genre add or subtract from the player's enjoyment? Le

    Posted 10 years ago 52

  • PSA: Batman Wishes to Give Thanks

    In the USA, Thanksgiving is the day is traditionally the day where people give thanks for the year's harvest. While other countries have similar celebrations at different times of the year, the US ce

    Posted 10 years ago 17

  • December's Games with Gold Confirmed

    Microsoft's Games with Gold offer trundles onwards and Major Nelson has now confirmed the next two titles to be offered during the month of December. While nobody will be in the slightest bit surpris

    Posted 10 years ago 245

  • The Division Gets a Screenshot

    To celebrate over 100,000 followers on the game's official Facebook page, Massive Entertainment, the team behind upcoming MMO shooter title Tom Clancy's The Division, has revealed a new atmospheric s

    Posted 10 years ago 24

  • Full List of Xbox One's Kinect Commands

    Xbox One has been released upon the world and Kinect is probably misunderstanding people everywhere. There are people who are likely to be throwing random commands at Kinect while hoping to get to th

    Posted 10 years ago 57

  • EA Windows Phone Games Discounted

    As promised in the article that detailed the current discounts on Nokia Windows Phone games, another batch of games has been discounted. While the Nokia prices continue to be discounted, EA has reduc

    Posted 10 years ago 37

  • Putty Squad Launch Trailer Released

    It has been quite a while since we reported on the initial announcement for the upcoming title, Putty Squad. Putty Squad is a remake of the classic amiga platformer from the 1990's but with some addi

    Posted 10 years ago 11

  • WWE 2K14 Trailers Show DLC Wrestlers

    December's DLC for WWE 2K14 will be the "WWE Superstars and Moves Pack". The extra content will add over 30 new moves and taunts as well as five new wrestlers -- more details can be found here. In tr

    Posted 10 years ago 10

  • Saints Row IV Will Save Christmas

    Owners of the Saints Row IV Season Pass may be wondering where the second piece of DLC content has gotten to. After the constant flood of costume and weapons packs, it seemed like the second mission

    Posted 10 years ago 29

  • FIFA 12 Online Services to be Discontinued

    FIFA 14 was released at the end of September, so it should come as no surprise that EA's annual ritual has come around once again. The online services for FIFA 12 will be discontinued in February 201

    Posted 10 years ago 46

  • Tuesday XBL Content Roundup: November 26th, 2013

    If you can tear yourself away from this week's sales and Black Friday bargains, you may wish to take a look at the new Xbox LIVE content that has been released today. There are no additions to the Xb

    Posted 10 years ago 19

  • XBL Sale Roundup: November 26th, 2013

    We'll start today with the Deal of the Week, which has a distinct fighter feel to it (although the Game on Demand may be a bit of a stretch). We have discounts on Arcade Games and DLC to go with that

    Posted 10 years ago 136

  • US Deal Roundup for November 26th, 2013

    It's the time of year all of you deal-hounds have been waiting for, Black Friday week is here! In addition to the normal round-up we will be making note of each retailer's best Black Friday promotion

    Posted 10 years ago 56

  • UK Deal Roundup for November 26th, 2013

    Welcome to another edition of the UK Deal Roundup. The superb multi-buy deals at ASDA have been short-lived as the retailer returns with just one title time. ShopTo and Amazon have the usual strong o

    Posted 10 years ago 16

  • LEGO The Hobbit Announced

    Those of us who have played LEGO The Lord of the Rings definitely enjoyed seeing the world of Middle Earth in LEGO form. By now, Traveller's Tales know when there's an opportunity, so this had to com

    Posted 10 years ago 68

  • Two More Project Spark Videos

    If you've watched all the videos for upcoming create-whatever-you-want title, Project Spark, then you should be a whiz kid by now. In this latest stream, we see a ton of interesting props that you'll

    Posted 10 years ago 4

  • Retail Releases: Week of November 25th, 2013

    After the plethora of titles to greet the new generation of hardware last week, things have really slumped this time around. An air-combat title flies over and above the rest, as the bulk of the othe

    Posted 10 years ago 20

  • Ultra Street Fighter IV Reveals Ultra Combos

    Recently we were able to reveal some details for the characters in the upcoming fighting title, Ultra Street Fighter IV. We now have some video clips featuring some of the combos from the new charact

    Posted 10 years ago 7

  • The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Teaser Trailer Released

    Fans of the action-RPG, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt might have been wondering what has been going on with the title since we last reported on the artwork and screens back in August. In the briefest of u

    Posted 10 years ago 22

  • Screens & Video of New Disney Infinity Characters

    Disney Infinity from Disney Interactive and Avalanche has several new characters coming out just in time for the holidays. Among the new holiday additions are Rapunzel from Tangled, Ralph and Vanello

    Posted 10 years ago 7

  • New Disney Infinity Power Discs

    Disney Interactive announced twenty new Infinity Power Discs would be available, " including three new 'rare' versions featuring the 'Electric Mayhem Bus' from the world of The Muppets, the 'Condor W

    Posted 10 years ago 14

  • Defiance Arkbreaker DLC Coming On December 10th

    The one DLC that is currently available for the MMO Defiance has four more packs to follow it. The "Arkbreaker" DLC for the game was teased last month and it is set to pack a decent amount of content

    Posted 10 years ago 23

  • More Art and Screens for DBZ: Battle of Z

    Namco Bandai has released a ton of media on its upcoming fighting title Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z, and now they're releasing even more as well as news of the new Dragon Ball Z mode. First, we have a

    Posted 10 years ago 16

  • TA Gaming Stats - November 11th to 17th 2013

    This report is for the period November 11th to November 17th 2013. Welcome to this Stats from the final week before the One was released. Because no one dared to release any big titles right before t

    Posted 10 years ago 12

  • Clément Desalle Gets the Spotlight in MXGP

    Up until now, the only rider confirmed to be appearing in MXGP - The Official Motocross Videogame was Tony Cairoli. Not only had we seen him in action in the first screenshots for the title, but he h

    Posted 10 years ago 0

  • Nokia WP Games Discounted

    If you own a Nokia Windows Phone, you will have had access to several exclusive games over the past few months. Some of these titles are now discounted. The list includes titles that are still Nokia

    Posted 10 years ago 52

  • TA Top Five: Romances

    Somewhere in the multitudes of comments we get here at TA on our Top Five articles, it was mentioned that we should do something with "relationships." Since this is a bit broad, we broke it into diff

    Posted 10 years ago 138

  • Call of Duty: Ghosts Clan Wars

    On November 25th, the new Clan Wars feature in Call of Duty: Ghosts will be activated for players on both Xbox 360 and Xbox One. What is Clan Wars? Essentially it is an optional meta-game layered ove

    Posted 10 years ago 22

  • Let's Talk with RazorPriest

    Welcome back, everyone, to another conversation with one of our community members. This week, please join me in saying a big hello to a great fellow gamer

    Posted 10 years ago 48

  • Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z Meets The Blister Sister

    It's been a while since we last brought you news and video for the upcoming hack and slash title, YAIBA: Ninja Gaiden Z. Happily, for fans awaiting an update we now have some new screenshots of new e

    Posted 10 years ago 5

  • Easter Eggs: Driver: San Francisco

    Welcome to Easter Eggs, where the TA Team shines the spotlight on games that many gamers might have missed, perhaps hidden away behind the millionth copy of Call of Duty or FIFA. Much like a gamer w

    Posted 10 years ago 44

  • Game of the Generation - Results

    Hey TA’ers! In our biggest voting event yet, we travelled through the life of the Xbox 360 and showcased the best it has to offer. The breathtaking stories of Commander Shepard, Marcus Fenix, Ezio Au

    Posted 10 years ago 299

  • Xbox One Achievement and Challenge Tracking

    Morning all! As you are all aware, the Xbox One launched yesterday, and with it comes a new brand of achievement - the challenge! You can read more about Xbox One achievements and challenges here. tl

    Posted 10 years ago 234

  • Plants vs. Zombies: GW Release Date Confirmed

    The upcoming third-person shooter, multiplayer-only Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare from developer PopCap Games, has seen pretty decent coverage over the last half of this year. Keeping the ball of

    Posted 10 years ago 19

  • The Special Effects and Music of Lightning Returns

    While residents of Japan are currently enjoying their copies of Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII after it was recently released in that region, Square Enix have decided to publish some brand new

    Posted 10 years ago 14

  • Xbox One Party Details

    We interrupt your launch day gaming on your brand new console for this important PARTY ANNOUNCEMENT. After successfully partying for almost an entire generation, there was no way that Microsoft would

    Posted 10 years ago 56

  • Friday XBL Content Roundup: November 22nd, 2013

    Unless you've been living under a rock for the few months, you won't have been able to escape the fact that the Xbox One launched today in 13 countries across the world. As Microsoft are now pushing

    Posted 10 years ago 45

  • See What Games are in Xbox One's Future

    While people are already jumping in and playing their Xbox Ones, Microsoft has gone ahead and released a trailer reminding us that the future still holds so much more potential. From Halo to Titanfal

    Posted 10 years ago 92

  • Kinect Sports Rivals Preseason Trailer Launched

    The One is here! The One is here! Sadly, Kinect Sports Rivals isn't just yet. Announced as a launch title shortly after the One was unveiled, the latest Kinect Sports title was eventually delayed to

    Posted 10 years ago 4

  • TA Top Five: Games of 2013

    In our ongoing quest to highlight some of the best games of this past generation, here is our "Top Five" list of most-notable Xbox 360 games from 2013. Interestingly, every single game in this year's

    Posted 10 years ago 102

  • Laika Believes Turns into The Sun at Night

    Three months have passed since we last heard anything about Minicore Studios' platforming title Laika Believes. The silence was caused by a bit of confusion over the game's title. People may have hea

    Posted 10 years ago 9

  • Sherlock Holmes: Crimes & Punishments Screens

    To celebrate the launch of a new website for their upcoming sleuthing adventure title, Sherlock Holmes: Crimes & Punishments, developer Frogwares has unveiled four new screens for the game featuring

    Posted 10 years ago 12

  • We Got Next Madden 25 Trailers

    With all of the launch trailers that we've covered over the last few days, anybody would think that there was a new console that was about to arrive. We've seen Killer Instinct, NBA 2K14, Fighter Wit

    Posted 10 years ago 1

  • A Look at Hulu Plus in the Next Gen

    If you were to take a list of apps and ask people which ones that they absolutely want to have, I'd make a safe bet and say Hulu Plus would get its fair share of mentions. The popular service allows

    Posted 10 years ago 13

  • Windows 8 and Windows Phone DOTW: Nov 21st, 2013

    Now that the Xbox games library has grown on Windows 8, Microsoft has expanded their "Red Stripe Deals" to Windows 8. We haven't quite figured out yet whether we should be showcasing these deals sepa

    Posted 10 years ago 41

  • Killer Instinct Launch Trailer

    Killer Instinct will be available to download as soon as you have updated your brand new Xbox One console. You have four different pricing options for the title depending on the amount of content you

    Posted 10 years ago 24

  • MGS V: Ground Zeroes Story Details Emerge

    With a story as serpentine as Metal Gear Solid, it behooves any writer to be more of a conduit for information rather than an interpreter. Recently, story details have begun to slowly trickle out abo

    Posted 10 years ago 7

  • Second Assault Trailer for Battlefield 4

    We are mere HOURS away from the launch of the next generation of Microsoft consoles and with it the launch of Battlefield 4's "Second Assault" DLC on the new, Xbox One platform. To whet your appetite

    Posted 10 years ago 5

  • Project Spark Shows Off More Possibilities

    As an ongoing part of their series of long videos showing the possibility and functionality of Project Spark, we've got another video that features the creation of a puzzle game as well as a fighting

    Posted 10 years ago 2

  • Crimson Dragon Will Be Updated Before Release

    Crimson Dragon has endured a long and rocky road to release. Initially announced at Tokyo Games Show back in 2010, the game formally known as Project Draco was one of the first 'core' titles to be an

    Posted 10 years ago 11

  • Details for Redbox Instant on Xbox One

    As the launch of Xbox One grows closer and closer, details on the apps that will be available for use are starting to become more widespread. In this case we focus on Redbox Instant by Verizon, and h

    Posted 10 years ago 32

  • NBA 2K14's Trailer is Momentous

    With just hours to go until the Xbox One releases in Europe and America, lucky gamers in New Zealand and Australia will already have gotten their hands on the console. One of the first games that wil

    Posted 10 years ago 4

  • YouTube Launches with Xbox One

    Back when the first wave of apps was revealed for the Xbox One launch markets, a lot of people realised that YouTube was conspicuously absent. Theories abounded as to why this was so, but the truth w

    Posted 10 years ago 18

  • PES 2014 Data Pack 2 DLC Trailer

    Konami have revealed a trailer for the second piece of DLC for their recently released footie title, Pro Evolution Soccer 2014. As detailed previously, the "Data Pack 2" DLC updates all team rosters

    Posted 10 years ago 0

  • TA Top Five: Games of 2012

    The year 2012 was supposed to bring an end to mankind as we knew it. A loud, tin foil hat-wearing minority ranted for months about the end of times right up until... nothing happened, like every othe

    Posted 10 years ago 134

  • Galactic Reign Returns to Marketplace Temporarily

    Alright you lot, you've got some quick and desperate gaming to do; it appears that despite a previous delisting during August, Galactic Reign is now available again on both Windows 8 and Windows Phon

    Posted 10 years ago 32

  • Capturing and Sharing Game Clips on Xbox One

    Even though streaming on the Xbox One with Twitch will not be available until the first part of 2014 that does not mean that you won't be able to share your gaming moments with friends and the rest o

    Posted 10 years ago 30

  • Borderlands 2's Second Headhunter DLC Detailed

    It's about that time again, when most families get ready to stuff the turkey and prepare for a huge Thanksgiving feast. If you feel like going out to hunt your own turkey, Gearbox has the solution fo

    Posted 10 years ago 26

  • UPDATED: Blood of the Werewolf Gets DLC Trailer

    UPDATE I was contacted (via Twitter) by one of the designers at Scientifically Proven, who let me know that the game has already launched on PC (hence the DLC) and that they're "working tirelessly to

    Posted 10 years ago 10

  • Happy Wars Welcomes Title Update 10

    Just two days ago, new achievements were added to the list for Happy Wars. This meant that yet another title update would be on its way; after all, Title Update 6 had yielded achievements back at the

    Posted 10 years ago 25

  • Wednesday XBL Content Roundup: November 20th, 2013

    Today's Xbox LIVE Arcade title comes in the form of a HD remake of a ten-year-old fighting game. Get ready to splash the cash as this one carries a price tag equivalent to 1600 MSP. If fighting isn't

    Posted 10 years ago 18

  • Xbox One Twitch Details Emerge

    Do you like watching other people play games as much (or more) than you enjoy playing them yourself? If so, you'll definitely be interested in the details Microsoft has released about Twitch integrat

    Posted 10 years ago 34

  • Xbox One SmartGlass Already Available for Download

    To get things prepared for the imminent arrival of the Xbox One, Microsoft has now released the SmartGlass companion app for the console on all mobile platforms.

    Posted 10 years ago 38

  • Xbox One Voice-Activated Searching Detailed

    Senior Director for Bing, Stefan Weitz has now explained how the Xbox One, the new Kinect peripheral, and the Bing search engine combine to achieve a truly interactive experience. The new technology

    Posted 10 years ago 11

  • Killer Instinct's Pricing Break Down

    When it was announced that Double Helix's Xbox One launch title, Killer Instinct, would have a free-to-play pricing structure, gamers seemed pretty evenly divided. Even after we broke down the pricin

    Posted 10 years ago 69

  • Warhammer 40K Space Marine DLC is Back!

    Gamers everywhere will be pleased to know that all of the glorious DLC for Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine has returned to the marketplace. Of particular interest is probably the "Chaos Unleashed" DLC

    Posted 10 years ago 38

  • Fighter Within Launch Trailer and Screens

    For those not into actual scrapping with friends to release the stress of the day, Dakota's upcoming Kinect-required fighter, Fighter Within, is set to allow players to unleash their inner-rage throu

    Posted 10 years ago 9

  • The Bridge Review

    There are three kinds of puzzle games in this world: ones that make you feel smart, ones that make you feel dumb before ultimately making you feel smart, and ones that make you want to smash your con

    Posted 10 years ago 20

  • TA Top Five: Games of 2011

    This was simply another fantastic year for gamers, a year in which even the honorable mentions would make it on to any top list. Despite the aging hardware, developers still managed to squeeze every

    Posted 10 years ago 114

  • Ryse: Son of Rome Launch Trailer

    Due to the Xbox One being only a matter of hours away (if you're a fan of a 24-hour clock), launch trailers and gameplay for the exclusives are popping up all over the place. A trailer for one of tho

    Posted 10 years ago 28

  • Imminent Rock Band DLC Track Delistings

    Listen up, rockers! You only have until December 30th to grab a certain collection of DLC tracks for Rock Band. The publisher was apparently unable to re-license a number of songs, so they are subseq

    Posted 10 years ago 25

  • Grand Theft Auto 5 Update Now Live [UPDATE]

    Edit: It has been brought to our attention that the iFruit app has also been released for Windows Phones. The app can be downloaded from here. Original Story: Rockstar announced today that the GTA On

    Posted 10 years ago 65

  • Young Justice: Legacy Launch Trailer

    Young Justice: Legacy is a video game tie-in to the fan favorite Young Justice Cartoon Network series. Fans of the TV series will be pleased to know that this game was made in collaboration with the

    Posted 10 years ago 8

  • The LEGO Movie Videogame Box Art Revealed

    In July it was announced that The LEGO Movie Videogame would be joining the already huge list of LEGO games that have been let loose upon the world. Today, the game's official box art has been reveal

    Posted 10 years ago 27

  • BandFuse Rock Legends Launch Trailer

    Bandfuse: Rock Legends is here, and to run alongside its release Ubisoft have produced a new trailer with inspiring music and motivational speech. "You are the band and we are the fuse" they say. Get

    Posted 10 years ago 6

  • Forza Motorsport 5 Gamplay Shows Off Two Circuits

    It's literally just a couple of days until the Xbox One arrives and when the next generation of gaming makes its entrance. Forza Motorsport 5 is looking to be very superior in graphical terms, but wi

    Posted 10 years ago 14

  • Tuesday XBL Content Roundup: November 19th, 2013

    Today lends its focus to DLC once again as we have new content for eight Xbox 360 retail titles. None of these add achievements to their list. We do have region exclusive DLC for four games, although

    Posted 10 years ago 28

  • Zune Marketplace Closing

    With the death of Microsoft Points, Microsoft is making the additional move to close down the Zune Marketplace. While we announced this news back in August, the actual shutdown is looming. Starting o

    Posted 10 years ago 32

  • XBL Sale Roundup: November 19th, 2013

    Microsoft must be concentrating on the launch of their new console, as we have no special sale again this week. We do have a themed Deal of the Week, but if being an assassin with special powers isn'

    Posted 10 years ago 72

  • Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z Gets New Trailer

    Kids, are you ready to have your mind blown by zee newest trailer for zee upcoming game, Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z? It's from zee Tokyo Game Show, so you know it's good. Seriously, "the whole world

    Posted 10 years ago 10

  • Take a Visit to the Zoo Tycoon

    Frontier Developments' upcoming Zoo Tycoon will be looking to bring a whole new feeling to the zoo-visiting experience for gamers as their upcoming title will be making its way to both the Xbox 360 a

    Posted 10 years ago 20

  • FIFA 14 Gets New Trailer

    The next gen is close enough that I can smell it (working two blocks from a GameStop helps, but that's neither here nor there). As we close in on the launch of the Xbox One, the developers over at EA

    Posted 10 years ago 5

  • Dead Rising 3 Launch Trailer Released

    The zombies are spawning and swarming at a ridiculous rate in Capcom's upcoming and highly anticipated Dead Rising 3, and with players getting set to be let loose in this new upcoming world, Microsof

    Posted 10 years ago 7

  • TA Top Five: Games of 2010

    We have now reached the end of the first decade of the new millennium. The big One-Oh. We've seen a deluge of gaming awesomeness in each of the previous lists, and 2010 has waited patiently for its t

    Posted 10 years ago 119

  • US Deal Roundup for November 19th, 2013

    Amazon - Max Payne 3 $9.99 - Gears of War: Judgment $19.96 - Bioshock Ultimate Rapture Edition $19.99 - Saints Row IV $39.99 - Saints Row IV Super Dangerous Wub Wub Edition $69.99 - Tom Clancy's Spli

    Posted 10 years ago 21

  • Witness Battlefield 4's Second Assault

    Electronic Arts have unleashed an interview video with Battlefield 4's executive producer Patrick Bach, who gleefully discusses the additions that are to be incorporated into the "Second Assault" DLC

    Posted 10 years ago 39

  • Ascend: Hand of Kul Title Update

    Free-to-play titles are slowly increasing in number, but bug-ridden games are in no way fun. Ascend: Hand of Kul is a free-to-play game which may not be riddled with bugs, but a Title Update has been

    Posted 10 years ago 39

  • Retail Releases: Week of November 18th, 2013

    In the week that will see the gaming world welcome in the next generation of consoles, the current-gen has plenty of new titles to keep everyone else busy. The latest iteration in the long-running Ne

    Posted 10 years ago 34

  • New Project Spark Developer Video

    In a new video as part of their ongoing series of developer streams, the team behind upcoming game-creation title Project Spark sits down with 343 Industries' Jessica Shea, a.k.a bsangel, as she trie

    Posted 10 years ago 2

  • New Dying Light Trailer Focuses on Lighting

    Sometimes you need to take a step back from relentlessly slaying the zombie hordes to simply take in the environment around you. This very idea is the basis of the newest trailer for the upcoming act

    Posted 10 years ago 13

  • Xbox One Harnessing the Power of Xbox LIVE

    Several developers behind the biggest new titles that are set to arrive on Xbox One have sat down to discuss how the Cloud-powered technology behind the enhanced Xbox LIVE experience on the next-gen

    Posted 10 years ago 61

  • Walkthroughs Update - October 2013

    Good Morning / Afternoon / Evening! Ergo Me Smart here, back again for the monthly walkthrough round-up. Since the last monthly walkthrough round-up, there has been the site-wide poll on allowing mul

    Posted 10 years ago 16

  • Xbox One and IE Come Together

    Have you ever sat down and thought to yourself, "Self, I really wish I could browse the internet with ease and style on my massive television. Why isn't there a way for me to do this?" ... ... ... Ju

    Posted 10 years ago 39

  • NBA Live 14 Gets a Demo

    NBA Live is set for its return alongside the launch of next-generation consoles this month. NBA LIVE 14 may need to prove itself to win over gaming ballers. While the NBA Live franchise was on hiatus

    Posted 10 years ago 11

  • TA Podcast: November's Raining Games

    Somebody cue up some Europe because we are officially counting down the days until the Xbox One drops into your lives, your living/gaming rooms, and (dare I say?) your hearts. We're not ready to thro

    Posted 10 years ago 8

  • Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition Skyrim Mashup Trailer

    We had previously revealed that Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition would be getting a special Skyrim Mash-up Pack. The new content was said to include new skins, a themed UI, music from the original game, a

    Posted 10 years ago 10

  • ESPN Shows Off Service On Xbox One

    A short while back we were able to report on the first wave of apps that will be released for the new Xbox One console. The TV channel ESPN have decided to release a short video showing what users wi

    Posted 10 years ago 23

  • TA Top Five: Games of 2009

    We continue our journey through the life-cycle of the Xbox 360. The 2005/2006 launch titles were great for their time, but the Xbox 360 really started to gain momentum in 2007. Then we moved on to 20

    Posted 10 years ago 109

  • NBA 2K14 Uber Trailer

    We recently published a bunch of in-game screenshots and trailers, including some of this game's mobile companion application. Now 2K International have pulled out the big guns with their latest trai

    Posted 10 years ago 5

  • Even More Dark Souls II Screenshots

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  • TA Gaming Stats - November 4th to 10th 2013

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  • Two New Xbox One Videos

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  • Friday XBL Content Roundup: November 15th, 2013

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  • SoulCalibur II HD Online Launch Trailer

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  • Need for Speed Rivals Launch Trailer

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  • Windows Phone DOTW: November 14th, 2013

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  • Zumba Kids Trailer

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  • New Thief Screenshots And Concept Art

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  • Batman: Arkham Origins Patch Notes

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  • GTA Online Beach Bum DLC Coming Next Week

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  • Adventure Time: Explore the Dungeon Watch Contest

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  • NBA 2K14 Trailers, Screenshots and Companion App

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  • Wednesday XBL Content Roundup: November 13th, 2013

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  • Windows Phone Release: November 13th, 2013

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  • Forza Motorsport 5 Reveals New Track

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  • Child of Light Walkthrough Video

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  • Rayman Legends Coming to Xbox One Next Year

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  • Interact With Dead Rising 3 Trailer

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  • Dark Souls II UK Pre-Order Bonuses Revealed

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  • Xbox One and SkyDrive Come Together

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  • LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Delayed on Xbox One in EU

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  • Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Announced

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  • DuckTales Remastered Available in NA Stores

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  • Tuesday XBL Content Roundup: November 12th, 2013

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    Posted 10 years ago 43

  • Trio of Xbox One Ads Released

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  • First DLC Content for Dark Revealed

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  • Skylanders SWAP Force Out This Week for Xbox One

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  • Ultra Street Fighter IV Shows New Character Moves

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  • Injustice: GAU Ultimate Edition Launch Trailer

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  • New Fantasia Behind the Scenes Video Released

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  • Lionhead Shows Off More Fable Anniversary

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  • XBL Sale Roundup: November 12th, 2013

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  • New Dead Rising 3 Video Trailer

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  • US Deal Roundup for November 12th, 2013

    Amazon - Max Payne 3 $9.99 - The Bureau: XCOM Declassified $29.99 - Pre-order Watch_Dogs and get the "Signature Shot" pack Best Buy - Save 25% on select Skylanders SWAP Force accessories - Get a $20

    Posted 10 years ago 28

  • UK Deal Roundup for November 12th, 2013

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  • Bandfuse: Rock Legends Unveils Final Mentor

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  • New Project Spark Developer Videos

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  • DuckTales Remastered Gets a Patch

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  • Retail Releases: Week of November 12th, 2013

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  • Call of Duty: Ghosts Review

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    Posted 10 years ago 64

  • WWE 2K14 nWo DLC Entrances and Finishers

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  • Xbox One Dashboard Video Released

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  • Holiday Bundles from 2K Confirmed

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  • Xbox One's First Wave Of Apps Announced

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  • More Info for Peggle 2

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  • New Madden 25 Next Gen Trailer

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  • TA Gaming Stats - Oct 28th to Nov 3rd 2013

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  • Legend of Raven Coming to Xbox One

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  • New XCOM: Enemy Within Interactive Trailer

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  • Let's Talk with Nexus Grunt

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  • Need For Speed Rivals Gameplay Trailer Released

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  • Forza Motorsport 5 Vidoc Released

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  • I.R.I.S. Takes Lococycle Screens for a Spin

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  • TA Top Five: Boss Battles

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  • Shops and Customisations in Lightning Returns

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  • Latest Terraria Patch Notes Arrive

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  • FIFA 13 In Form Achievement Returns

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  • More Powerstar Golf Screens are Par for the Course

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  • Farming Simulator Dated for North America

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  • New Ryse: Son Of Rome Screenshots

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  • Further Four Contrast Screenshots

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  • Skullgirls Developers Explain Publisher Woes

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  • Easter Eggs: Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning

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  • More Screens for Crimson Dragon

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  • Mass Effect 4 Teasers

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  • Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag Review

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  • Battlefield 4 Review

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  • Dead Rising 3 New Screenshots Released

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  • NBA Live 14 Screens & Trailer Released

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    Posted 10 years ago 5

  • Friday XBL Content Roundup: November 8th, 2013

    To make up for the lack of Xbox LIVE Arcade release on Wednesday, we have one title released today. What was originally a survival horror title has since been reimagined into a side-scrolling beat 'e

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  • FIFA 14 Next-Gen Trailer Released

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  • Working with Dracula in Lords of Shadow 2

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  • WWE 2K14 Gives DLC the Trailer Treatment

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  • Batman: Arkham Origins Review

    The first two games of the Batman: Arkham series have been pointed to as pinnacles of the superhero genre. With the recent release of Batman: Arkham Origins, the questions become: Will Warner Bros. I

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  • Update on Takedown: Red Sabre

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  • Project CARS Now a Next-Gen Title

    Project CARS has been in development for a number of years now and looks to be a very ambitious endeavor. Production has been chugging along, and in this time span we’ve seen some massive additions t

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  • Forza Motorsport 5 Latest Car Reveals And Trailer

    We were able to show recently how Indycars would be making their appearance in the hugely anticipated racing title, Forza Motorsport 5. This time it is the turn of the Formula One cars with three of

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  • Deadfall Adventures Gameplay Trailer

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  • Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance DLC Now Free

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  • SoulCalibur II HD Online – Nightmare vs. Ivy

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  • MGS V: Ground Zeroes Launches Spring

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  • New Killer Instinct Screens Show Off Customisation

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  • Windows Phone Deal of the Week: November 7th, 2013

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  • GTA Online Stimulus Package Finally Arrives

    Rockstar have promised and we have (not so patiently) waited. The Stimulus Package that has been delayed for weeks for GTA Online has caused us to wonder if it will ever come at all. Instead of what

    Posted 10 years ago 81

  • EA Sports UFC New Trailer

    In their quest to create the most detailed and authentic video game adaptation of the Ultimate Fighting Championship franchise in the upcoming EA SPORTS UFC, EA have gone to great lengths to research

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  • Rambo: The Video Game Fires Off a Gameplay Trailer

    The folks at Teyon and Reef Entertainment have released a new gameplay trailer for their upcoming movie series tie-in, Rambo: The Video Game. The trailer shows sequences from all three of the origina

    Posted 10 years ago 78

  • Ryse: Son of Rome Combat Overview Video

    The finer details of Ryse: Son of Rome's combat were covered back in September. It was a lengthy piece full of information with lots to take in, so it's generous of Crytek to present us with some vis

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  • Third Bandfuse Rockthrough Trailer Released

    We've attended Shred U and checked out the Tour Mode in Mastiff Games' upcoming Bandfuse: Rock Legends thanks to a pair of Rockthrough videos. Today, they have released the third installment in the R

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  • LocoCycle Live-Action Trailer

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  • PES 2014 Data Pack Adds to Online Functions

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  • Wednesday XBL Content Roundup: November 6th, 2013

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  • Two Dev Streams for Project Spark

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  • Achievement Preview Spotlight: Burial at Sea DLC

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  • XCOM: Enemy Within War Machines Trailer Released

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  • GTA Online 1.05 Update Has Arrived

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  • Vote Now for the EA SPORTS UFC Cover Fighter

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  • Tuesday XBL Content Roundup: November 5th, 2013

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  • Zumba Fitness World Party TV Ad Revealed

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  • XBL Sale Roundup: November 5th, 2013

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  • Forza Motorsport 5 Reveals More Car Pass Details

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  • Should We Allow Multiple Walkthroughs Per Game?

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  • US Deal Roundup for November 5th, 2013

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  • Dark Souls II Press Hands On Video

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  • NBA 2K14 Showcases Next-Gen Features

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  • Super T.I.M.E. Force 101 Trailer

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  • Battlefield 4 Second Assault Maps Confirmed

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  • Retail Releases: Week of November 5th, 2013

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  • On Location with Crimson Dragon – Coral Lakes

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  • Challenge Accepted Achievement Back Up in FIFA 12

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  • Da Vinci Pinball Machine (WP) Loses Exclusivity

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  • Call Of Duty: Ghosts Live Action Launch Trailer

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  • Minecraft Skyrim Mash-Up Pack Announced

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  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Review

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  • TA Gaming Stats - October 21st to 27th 2013

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  • TA Top Five: Beverages

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  • Forza Motorsport 5 Rewards Announced

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  • Project CARS Agrees Licensing Deal With McLaren

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  • BandFuse: Rock Legends Shred U And Band Videos

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  • Ryse: Son Of Rome Season Pass Announced

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  • Contrast Walkthrough Video

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  • TrueTrophies Is Now Fully Open

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  • THIEF Tells Us a Story From the City

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  • MGS V: Ground Zeroes Environment Screens

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  • Extra-Life Is This Weekend!

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  • The Ultimate Team Comes to NBA LIVE 14

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  • Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 Special Editions

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  • Dark Souls II Japanese Pre-Orders Announced

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  • Forza Motorsport 5 Media Deluge

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  • Friday XBL Content Roundup: November 1st, 2013

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  • Call of Duty: Ghosts Free Fall Map Trailer

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  • NBA 2K14 Slam Dunks Next-Gen Screenshots

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  • South Park: The Stick of Truth Delayed Again

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  • GTA Online Stimulus Package Delayed Another Week

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  • Powerstar Golf Caddies Introduced

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  • SoulCalibur II HD Online Release Date Unveiled

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  • Ubisoft Discontinues UPlay Passport

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  • Draugen Goes into Development

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  • Battlefield 4 Premium Content Dated

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  • New Ben 10: Omniverse 2 Screenshots

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