TrueAchievements news archive for August 2016

  • HITMAN: The Complete First Season Dated for Retail

    When HITMAN's structure was first announced, there were many players waiting until all the episodes were out so they could judge whether or not the game was worthy of a purchase. That time approaches, HITMAN fans!

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 22

  • Mafia II Returns to Digital Storefronts

    2K is pulling out all the stops in promoting October's Mafia III — including re-listing its predecessor, Mafia II, which was unexpectedly removed from the Xbox, PlayStation and Steam digital storefronts last year.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 30

  • Airport Architect Flying In Next Spring

    UIG Entertainment are offering you the chance to design and build your very own airport in Airport Architect. Who hasn't dreamt of building their own hangars and air strips? The opportunity is here now.

    Posted 6 years ago by Megan Walton 11

  • Six New Videos Released for BioShock: The Collection

    Enjoy three Let's Plays of BioShock, BioShock 2, and BioShock Infinite, and then catch up on the three latest Imaging episodes as creative director Ken Levine gives details on the development of the classic titles.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 15

  • 19 Minutes of Watch_Dogs 2 Commented Gameplay

    Learn plenty about the world of Watch_Dogs 2 and the ton of new gameplay features it has to offer as Ubisoft's animation director, Colin Graham, takes us on a 19-minute long commented tour of San Francisco.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 8

  • Wreckfest Announced For Consoles

    Anyone remember FlatOut? Wreckfest is from the same developers, and is currently in Steam Early Access. A demolition derby style racer, Wreckfest will now receive a release on Xbox One, and you can pre-order it.

    Posted 6 years ago by Sam Quirke 23

  • TA Competition: Worms W.M.D.

    Worms W.M.D. had a successful release on the Xbox One just over a week ago, and our friends at Team 17 are helping us celebrate the fact by providing two sets of prizes to give away.

    Posted 6 years ago by Dave Horobin 541

  • FIFA 17 Star Player Ratings Revealed

    FIFA 17 is getting closer and closer to its release date, and Electronic Arts have provided us with another trailer to help with the wait. Watch as some of the best players in the world take a stab at guessing their ratings.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ben Terrett 4

  • SMITE Camp Lazy Days Event Offers Exclusive Free Bacchus Skin

    The newest skin in SMITE is one that every player can get for free with a little effort. The skin, called Hoot 'n' Holler Bacchus, is the final reward for completing the Camp Lazy Days questline, which is now active in-game.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 3

  • FIFA 17 (Xbox 360) Achievement List

    The latest iteration in the FIFA Series releases at the end of next month, and today we are happy to reveal the full achievement list for the Xbox 360 version of the game, FIFA 17.

    Posted 6 years ago by Dave Horobin 32

  • XBL Sale Roundup: August 30th, 2016

    This week we get a number of fairly large sales running simultaneously including a Gears & Forza based Deals with Gold, a large Activision publisher sale, discounts on Star Wars Battlefront (including the Season Pass!) & more

    Posted 6 years ago by Chewie 67

  • Minecraft Console Editions Get Tumble Minigame

    Minecraft is still doggedly chucking handfuls of new content at us. Along with the Pocket, VR and Win 10 news we discussed earlier today, we also have new achievements and a new mini-game for the console versions.

    Posted 6 years ago by Sam Quirke 7

  • The Witcher 3 Game of the Year Edition Launches Today

    CD Projekt Red are simply spoiling us. Not only did we get an incredible game, some awesome DLC and an upcoming Gwent spin-off, we can also stack achievements in this all-inclusive Game of the Year edition of The Witcher 3.

    Posted 6 years ago by Sam Quirke 16

  • Hue Review

    Considering the game's concept, nobody can accuse Hue of lacking any colour. But will this debut game from Fiddlesticks brighten up your day, or will it leave you feeling blue?

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 11

  • Clockwork Winds Up For Launch With New Screenshots

    Publicity for upcoming puzzle platformer Clockwork is winding up with a bundle of new screenshots as the hand-drawn steampunk time-twisting adventure approaches release.

    Posted 6 years ago by Lucy Wood 0

  • NECROPOLIS Trailer Looks at Getting Lost

    Get lost and die in NECROPOLIS - that's the message of the latest trailer for Harebrained Schemes' upcoming procedural third-person action game for 1-4 players.

    Posted 6 years ago by Lucy Wood 0

  • Winners: Nightmares from the Deep 2: The Siren's Call

    Our latest competition ended on Friday night, and it is now time to reveal the names of our two lucky winners who will each receive an Xbox One download code for Nightmares from the Deep 2: The Siren's Call.

    Posted 6 years ago by Dave Horobin 12

  • The Gates to Fallout 4's Nuka-World Are Now Open

    Fallout 4's last DLC, "Nuka World," is now available to download. The special amusement park is split into several different "lands" that all contain new characters, creatures, and weapons.

    Posted 6 years ago by Marc Caccamise 13

  • Professional Farmer 2017 Gets A New Big Update

    A new update for Professional Farmer 2017 sees the introduction of plenty new vehicles, as well as a few more additions when it comes to animals, the levelling system and more.

    Posted 6 years ago by Megan Walton 7

  • Retail Releases: Week of August 29th, 2016

    Capcom bring Resident Evil 4 back to life on Xbox One around the 20th anniversary of its release. A role-playing Game of the Year edition, a racing sim, and action-adventure also arrive this week

    Posted 6 years ago by Keith Gray 8

  • Verdun Delayed on Xbox One

    Just before it was set to release, Verdun has been delayed on the Xbox One to an unspecified date. The developers have simply cited a need for more time before sending players to the trenches of World War I.

    Posted 6 years ago by Marc Caccamise 17

  • Resident Evil 4 Achievement List

    Once a GameCube exclusive, Resident Evil 4 has since been ported to nearly every console since its initial debut. Why? Because it's a landmark game for the series.

    Posted 6 years ago by Mark Delaney 64

  • TA Top Five: Absurd Xbox One Achievement Lists

    Do you ever find yourself looking for games that are so hard you'll cry in frustration? Do you ever find that you have 1,000 spare hours you'd love to spend grinding? Look no further than this Top 5 - you'll feel right at home.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 200

  • Servers Shut Down for Five Xbox 360 Ubisoft Titles in September

    Today we bring you the regrettable news that Ubisoft has detailed their plans to shut down the services for five Xbox 360 titles less than a month from now. We've compiled a list of achievements that may be affected.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 165

  • TA Community Interview – PistolMcAwesome

    I'm not the only one with less-than-brilliant memories of Final Fantasy X-2... Read on for this week's Community Interview with PistolMcAwesome, Mega Man X speedrunner and DmC expert.

    Posted 6 years ago by Sam Quirke 14

  • XBL Content Roundup: August 26th, 2016

    The highlight of the week comes in the form of Deus Ex, Madden NFL 17 and Attack on Titan (Europe only). There's also a returning XBLA title after a six year absence and a fresh delisting.

    Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith 9

  • Grand Theft Auto V's Freemode Week Brings Double RP and GTA$

    Another week, another GTA V event. If you're still trying to reach rank 100 or just fill up your bank account to the brim, you probably don't mind the constant double RP and GTA$. This week focuses on Freemode.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 3

  • Pit People's Closed Beta Starts September 8th

    Pit people... assemble! The Behemoth announced yesterday the Pit People beta will be starting on September 8th. If you signed up, check your e-mail; if you didn't sign up, there is still time to do so.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 6

  • Another Wave of Roster Reveals for WWE 2K17

    29 more wrestlers join the already beefed up roster of WWE 2K17. We have plenty of screens to check out as well as an entrance video for Goldberg.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 5

  • Battleborn Ernest Skills Overview Video Released

    After his introduction yesterday, Ernest takes his time to shine in Battleborn's latest skills overview video. Packing a devastating Grenade Launcher and different types of explosives, Ernest makes his presence felt.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 0

  • 2K Introduces The Mentors In Mafia III

    Father James and John Donovan bring differing perspectives to New Bordeaux for Clay to consider. The latest trailer showcases the two new characters who will be joining the Mafia franchise

    Posted 6 years ago by Keith Gray 2

  • F1 2016 Review

    Codemasters' F1 title gets back on the right track with the inclusion of an immersive, engrossing and, most importantly, a fun career mode. Accessible and playable by drivers of all levels, it is much improved since last year.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andrew Ogley 9

  • Battlefield 1 Premium Pass and First DLC Pack Detailed

    In modern gaming, an almost ritualistic step has emerged that many players conduct before picking up their brand new purchase — seeing if the season pass is worth buying. Well, Battlefield 1 players, look no further.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 48

  • Rocksmith 2014 Gets Remastered This October

    "Remastered" is a word that's tossed around a lot in today's gaming industry. Rocksmith 2014 Edition is getting remastered, but probably not in the way that you think.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 14

  • Awesomenauts Assemble! This September

    If you forgot the Awesomenauts were supposed to be jetting onto Xbox One, that's understandable, since it was well over two years ago that it was announced. Better late than never, right? Awesomenauts launches in September.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 5

  • A.O.T. Wings of Freedom Achievement List

    After a successful release on Playstation 4 in Japan in February, Tecmo KOEI decided to surprise us all with the news that not only would A.O.T. Wings of Freedom be releasing in the west, it would be arriving on Xbox One too.

    Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith 14

  • Joust Now Backwards Compatible

    Joust, the XBLA version of the classic 1980's arcade title, joined backwards compatibility today. This is very good news, as it was originally removed from the Marketplace several years ago alongside other Midway Arcade games.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 48

  • Forza Motorsport 6 Free Play Days

    Earlier this week, Xbox One gamers reported Forza Motorsport 6 popping up in their "Ready to Download" lists. It's for an Xbox Live Gold Free Play Days event that is already live and goes until Sunday night.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 30

  • Uno Review

    With various reincarnations across the Xbox 360 and Windows Phone already, Uno now brings its card trickery to the Xbox One. The question is, does this version of Uno have any new tricks to offer?

    Posted 6 years ago by Megan Walton 29

  • DOGOS Releases New Gameplay

    New gameplay footage has surfaced for OPQAM's upcoming shmup DOGOS. Will the title be even more challenging than their previously developed title, Project Root?

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 5

  • Zenith Returns With Another Gameplay Trailer

    Making up for the quiet period the game's had since January this year, publisher BadLand Indie has released another trailer for Zenith, their upcoming RPG title.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 6

  • Four Sided Fantasy Launch Trailer Released

    Ludo Land's puzzler, Four Side Fantasy, will be releasing for the PS4, PC, and Mac next week. An Xbox One release is coming "very soon".

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 2

  • Evil Returns In A New Trailer for Demons Age

    Bigmoon Entertainment took to the recent Gamescom event in Cologne to showcase their upcoming turn-based title, Demons Age. Take a look at the new gameplay video to see what participants got to witness.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 6

  • Battleborn Stream Introduces Ernest

    Ernest, Battleborn's 28th hero, has been officially revealed in Gearbox's latest stream. Get to grips with this newly added hero today via Early Access for Season Pass and Digital Deluxe owners.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 4

  • Learn More of The Inner World's Story

    Discover more about the story of The Inner World, an award-winning point & click adventure title from Headup Games and Studio Fizbin, in this newly released story trailer.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 2

  • Star Hammer: The Vanguard Prophecy Achievement List

    Quite often we get completely surprised by a new achievement list appearing without any prior warning, and today is another one of those occasions as we have just picked up the list for Star Hammer: The Vanguard Prophecy.

    Posted 6 years ago by Dave Horobin 13

  • Outward Prepares for PAX West 2016

    It's been a long time since we've seen anything of Nine Dots Studios' RPG Outward. The team has finally broke their silence with the reveal of some new gameplay.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 3

  • Final Week Of Car Reveals For Forza Horizon 3

    A few of Forza Horizon 3's more unique vehicles are given the spotlight in this final week of car reveals. In addition to those, a further 62 vehicles were announced as well, for the biggest amount of reveals since it began

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 6

  • New Clockwork Gameplay Released

    Patience, persistence, and peace (for busy households at least) will be key to solving the many puzzles that await gamers in Gamesoft's upcoming Clockwork.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 2

  • Redout Gamescom Trailer Showcases Racing In Blazing HD

    With a successful release on Steam, a new launch trailer has been released for Redout as console players patiently wait for just a little bit longer until they can get hands on with the game.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 6

  • Mafia III's Licensed Soundtrack Detailed

    If you're into in-game music, then Mafia III's soundtrack is sure to impress as it will boast over 100 tracks fresh from the 1960's. In addition to the licensed music, Mafia III will feature an original score.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 17

  • Syndrome Screens and Trailer Released

    If survival horrors are your type of thrill, you will have most-certainly been keeping an eye on Camel 101's upcoming Syndrome. Take a look at sheer darkness in the horrid new screens and Gamescom trailer.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 4

  • Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Character and Multiplayer Details

    A small wave of new details, covering a new character, new game mode details, multiplayer details, have surfaced for Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 as well as a set of new screens and a trailer from Gamescom.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 5

  • Feel The Friction In NBA 2K17

    NBA 2K17 cover athletes Paul George and Kobe Bryant feature in the newly released 'Friction' trailer from 2K Sports. There's also screens that showcase Andre Drummond, Draymond Green, and more.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 1

  • Introduction to the ID@Xbox Titles at Pre-PAX Open House

    On September 1st, before the doors open to the annual PAX West game conference, players who attend Microsoft's Pre-PAX Open House will be able to play more than 50 upcoming ID@Xbox titles for free.

    Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith 20

  • Dark Souls III's First DLC Detailed

    April's Dark Souls III, the most recent installment in the hard-as-heck-but-even-more-addicting Dark Souls Series, will finally see its first bit of DLC come October. The new location is an icy one with new enemies and challenges.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 20

  • Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Season Pass Detailed

    Deus Ex: Mankind Divided is here, and so is the Season Pass. You can purchase it separately or get it as part of the Digital Deluxe bundle. Square Enix revealed all the goodies you'll get inside.

    Posted 6 years ago by Sam Quirke 8

  • Final Fantasy XV English Voice Cast Revealed

    After an epic gameplay video and tons of screens in the last couple of weeks, we now also get some time with the voice talent behind the major characters. The UK voice cast is listed here, and there's an interview with them too.

    Posted 6 years ago by Sam Quirke 4

  • NBA 2K17 Achievement List

    The latest iteration in 2K's basketball franchise releases in just under a month, and today we have picked up the achievement list for the Xbox 360 version of the game, NBA 2K17.

    Posted 6 years ago by Dave Horobin 17

  • Just Dance 2017 Achievement List

    Benjamin Franklin once said that the only guarantees in life are death and taxes. Well, we can add one more: at least one new Just Dance game every year.

    Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith 7

  • Worms W.M.D. Review

    Worms has been around since 1995 and has seen changes in its lifetime, but the basic formula has remained unchanged, even after 21 years. Is there much else that Team 17 can squeeze into their long running series?

    Posted 6 years ago by Lexley Ford 9

  • September Games With Gold Announced

    Quite the mix of titles will be available as part of September's Games With Gold with an all-new RPG, two major franchise spin-offs and a cult classic all on offer at various points in the month.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 182

  • Resident Evil 4 Gameplay Trailers

    Capcom's classic survival horror title Resident Evil 4 is out next week -- did you forget about it? We've got some gameplay trailers to help you decide if it's worth your purchase the tenth time around.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 27

  • The Witness Comes to Xbox One in September

    Jonathan Blow's seven-year project The Witness is at last coming to Xbox One after being released on PC and PlayStation 4 earlier this year. Mark your calendar for September.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 28

  • XBL Sale Roundup: August 23rd, 2016

    This week's Deals with Gold includes a range of big budget and indie offers on both consoles, including recent releases Mirror's Edge Catalyst, Trials of the Blood Dragon and Unravel.

    Posted 6 years ago by Chewie 41

  • Call of Duty 2 Goes Backwards Compatible

    Infinity Ward's first Call of Duty title for the Xbox 360 joins the ever-growing list of backwards compatible games as Call of Duty 2 joins the line up today.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 66

  • TA@Gamescom 2016: For Honor Hands-on Preview

    Since its initial showing at E3 last year, For Honor is a game that has intrigued me, so I was extremely interested to learn more about the sword-swinging action when I took to the Ubisoft booth at this year's Gamescom.

    Posted 6 years ago by Dave Horobin 6

  • TGN First Impression: Doom's Unto the Evil DLC

    Are the new maps, weapons, and cosmetic items enough to justify the very high price of Doom's first DLC? Our first impressions will let you get a look at everything on offer for yourself.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 7

  • Leap Frog Stats - Days 81- 110

    Apologies for the large gap between this stats roundup and our previous one which covered days 71 to 80; we were a man down in the office while Jack was on his holidays, and then we were all at Gamescom last week.

    Posted 6 years ago by Dave Horobin 59

  • Allison Road Rekindled Under Creator's New Label

    Just a few short months ago, horror fanatics were devastated when Allison Road was canceled. The creator has revealed he will continue to develop the game under a label of his own creation.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 26

  • Jotun: Valhalla Edition Dated for September

    Jotun came to PC in 2015 as a success story out of Kickstarter. In September, the long-awaited Jotun: Valhalla Edition will be coming to Xbox One, featuring improved features over the original, such as a boss rush mode.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 8

  • Cartoon Network: Battle Crashers Detailed

    Six playable characters from Cartoon Network TV shows, a silly plot and four-player cooperative multiplayer... find all of the above in the upcoming Cartoon Network: Battle Crashers, currently slated for a November launch.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 25

  • New Trailer for Tomb Raider's Blood Ties DLC

    A look at both "Blood Ties" and "Lara's Nightmare" reveals some unsettling scenes that seem straight out of a classic Resident Evil game (in the best way). Plus, it's finally confirmed for Windows 10.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 23

  • Retail Releases: Week of August 22nd, 2016

    Three well-known franchises bring new titles this week after the summer lull. There is plenty of genre variety on offer to keep the majority of gamers busy!

    Posted 6 years ago by Keith Gray 26

  • Elite: Dangerous Reveals Loads Of Details For The Guardians

    Loads of details for the 'The Guardians' DLC has been revealed over the last four days by Frontier Developments, including feature details, player-requested features, tweaks on existing features and a release window.

    Posted 6 years ago by Gabriel Kreulen 21

  • Nightmares from the Deep 2 Heading to Xbox

    Artifex Mundi has announced the next in their point and click adventure titles to make it to the One. Nightmares from the Deep 2: The Siren's Call is the sequel to last year's Nightmares from the Deep: The Cursed Heart.

    Posted 6 years ago by Chewie 20

  • Sunday Conversation: Games That Made You Cry

    Video games have come a long, long way from their simplistic origins. They often tell meaningful, heartfelt stories nowadays, just like other mediums. Here are some of our personal moments of tear-shedding. What are yours?

    Posted 6 years ago by Mark Delaney 117

  • Just Dance 2017 Brings Back The Just Dance World Cup

    If you've got the moves, then Ubisoft's Just Dance World Cup maybe a contest you'll be interested in. The World Cup makes its return for the third time in Just Dance 2017.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 1

  • Infinity Ward Discuss Zombies In Spaceland On Stream

    Following on from the Zombies in Spaceland's initial announcement, one of the mode's stars - Saturday Night Live's Jay Pharoah - sat down with two of the fine folks at Infinity Ward to get all the details about the new mode.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 9

  • Two Madden NFL 17 Videos Released

    Two new videos - one starring a Superbowl champion - have been released in anticipation of Madden NFL 17's release in a few days time. What you might not expect is the close to 12 hour difference in length between the two.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 5

  • Gears of War 4 Sheds Light On Seriously 4.0, Ranks And Re-ups

    Past Gears of War games had the Seriously achievements, and Gears of War 4 is no exception. Gears of War 4's Seriously 4.0 has had its requirements revealed in a developer blog. There are also details about Re-ups and more.

    Posted 6 years ago by Gabriel Kreulen 122

  • TA Podcast: Gamescom 2016 Day Three

    Guten tag podcast listeners. Yesterday was our last day at Gamescom 2016, and we once again had a full calendar of hands-on gameplay and presentations to attend.

    Posted 6 years ago by Dave Horobin 5

  • Console Racing Comes Of Age

    With the increased power of the console and more advanced peripherals to match, racing on the console has never been so good.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andrew Ogley 69

  • Join the Official TA Network in the Titanfall 2 Beta

    Networks are a new feature in Titanfall 2 that allow you to connect with new friends of like mind all over the world. Today, you've got a chance to proudly wear the TA clan tag with the official Network.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 60

  • SMITE Patch 3.15 Arrives Next Week

    SMITE's newest patch, 3.15, is scheduled to arrive next week in the mythological MOBA. This one will bring the usual balance changes, skins and more, including Sea Maiden Medusa, the final reward for the Summer of Smite.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 6

  • Prey Gameplay Trailer Shows Gloo Cannon and Mimic Ability

    One of the bigger surprises of E3 was a complete re-imagining of Xbox 360's Prey, which is just being called Prey. Here we get a glimpse of some gameplay including a new weapon and an ability called "mimic."

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 5

  • Double RP and GTA$ Events in Grand Theft Auto V August 19th-25th

    Grand Theft Auto V's ever-present events for their online mode continue this week with double RP and GTA$ in both Stunt Races and the Entourage playlist. Expand your jumpsuit collection further and receive discounts as well.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 3

  • XBL Content Roundup: August 19th, 2016

    Racing fans will be pleased this week with the release of the latest F1 title and Valentino Rossi finally reaching North America. At least there are no delistings.

    Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith 3

  • Voxel Adventure Riverbond Headed to Consoles in 2017

    This voxel adventure is coming to consoles, after Cococucumber found critical success on Steam with their previous title Planet of the Eyes. We have screenshots and a trailer, with a playable demo heading to PAX West next month.

    Posted 6 years ago by Sam Quirke 4

  • Five More Scenic Screenshots For AER

    For those that haven't seen the game before, we recommend that you take a look at these screenshots for the colourful AER. For those that have, here are five more to feast your eyes on thanks to Gamescom.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 2

  • Free Trial Weekend for Star Wars Battlefront Bespin DLC

    Though they haven't made a big hubbub about it, starting on Friday EA is hosting a free weekend for players to try out July's "Bespin" DLC in Star Wars Battlefront. Visit the Cloud City while it's free!

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 11

  • Conga Master Announced for Consoles

    What's the most fun you can have with a simple two-button control system? Upcoming party arcade game Conga Master is a strong contender with its simple objective of building the most epic conga line ever.

    Posted 6 years ago by Lucy Wood 5

  • Hand of Fate 2 Details and Art

    New details and art have been released for Hand of Fate 2, Defiant Development's upcoming collectible card game with action, RPG and roguelike elements.

    Posted 6 years ago by Lucy Wood 13

  • Six Screenshots Showcase Space In The Long Journey Home

    Six new screenshots for The Long Journey Home show off space in all of its colourful splendour, whether simply travelling through the galaxy, or encountering another spaceship on their travels.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 1

  • Four New Screenshots For State Of Mind

    Courtesy of Germany based games event Gamescom, we get another look at the German developed State Of Mind with four new screenshots that continue to showcase the game's rather distinct low-polygonal art-style.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 0

  • Sci-Fi Horror Phantaruk Announced For Xbox One

    In space, no one can hear you scream. We learned that fact decades ago, but games keep reminding us with spacey horror titles like Dead Space and Alien: Isolation. A new one is coming too, the mysterious Phantaruk.

    Posted 6 years ago by Mark Delaney 12

  • The Inner World - The Last Wind Monk Coming to Consoles

    The Inner World was once upon a time a mobile exclusive adventure game with handdrawn art all set in a peculiar fantasy world. Along with its original title now coming to Xbox, a sequel is on the way.

    Posted 6 years ago by Mark Delaney 1

  • Moto Racer 4 Dated with Trailer

    It's an arcade racer with both road and off-road racing. Today's trailer gives you a look at everything the game has to offer and reveals that it will be launching this November.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 0

  • Below Delayed From Summer Release Window

    If you've somehow found this news post in the midst of all the Gamescom hype, you're probably interested in Capybara Games' Below. It has been delayed for the time being according to a statement from the devs.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 9

  • Assetto Corsa Trailer from Gamescom

    The ultimate driving experience is Assetto Corsa if you're looking for realistic experiences, and with the game releasing in the next couple weeks, today's trailer gives you a good look at all the game's features.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 0

  • Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3 Trailer from Gamescom

    Have you ever been an American sniper who is dropped behind enemy lines in Georgia, which some of you might be surprised to find out is a county, not a state? Well that's what this game is about.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 5

  • Ride 2 Trailer from Gamescom

    If motorcycle racing is in your blood, you're probably excited for Ride 2. Today's trailer gives you a nice look at what's coming and we've got a full track list for your perusal.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 1

  • Little Nightmares Announced

    What are you afraid of? As an adult, probably not so much. A child, however, may answer the question differently. Tarsier Studios confronts your childhood fears in their upcoming game Little Nightmares.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 7

  • Gwent Beta Trailer

    The beta trailer teases everything that will be coming in the game soon. Get a look at the new UI, some new cards, additional abilities, and quite a few other changes veterans may be pleased to see.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 6

  • Injustice 2 Reveals Harley Quinn and Deadshot

    Despite her Suicide Squad fame, Harley Quinn isn't too cool to return to the Injustice universe. Alongside her is her co-star Deadshot, making his appearance in the series for the first time.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 7

  • Silence – The Whispered World 2 Comes to Gamescom

    Developer Daedalic Entertainment brought a new trailer and a couple of screenshots along to Gamescom so that players could get a sneak peek at the adventure that they will be experiencing.

    Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith 2

  • Customise Thuban in Scalebound

    Developer Platinum attended Gamescom to give players a more in-depth look at Drew's dragon companion, Thuban, and the three ways in which they will be able to customise his appearance and abilities.

    Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith 1

  • Metal Gear Survive Detailed

    In the eyes of an army of Metal Gear fans, it might be impossible to top Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain. This task is made even more insurmountable without Hideo Kojima, so Konami has taken the spinoff route instead.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 22

  • TA Podcast: Gamescom 2016 Day Two

    It's past midnight local time and our feet our extremely sore from walking over 30,000 steps, but we've remained true to our word and are back for round two of our Gamescom 2016 podcast.

    Posted 6 years ago by Dave Horobin 7

  • Watch_Dogs 2 Brings Multiplayer To Gamescom

    Watch_Dogs 2 is back in the action at Gamescom, where Ubisoft have been showing off the seamless multiplayer experience first hinted at around E3. Check here for a gameplay demo, and interview and some shiny screenshots.

    Posted 6 years ago by Sam Quirke 7

  • Lee Chaolan and Violet Return to Tekken 7

    Lee Chaolan will be returning to the latest instalment of the series, and he will be bringing along his alter ego Violet. They'll be playing a key part in one of the game's story arcs.

    Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith 3

  • Overcooked: Gourmet Edition Coming to Retail

    The saying goes that good things come to those who wait. In this case, gourmet things come to those who wait. Overcooked is getting a physical release later this year with bonus content.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 10

  • The Final Station Detailed for Xbox One

    August's The Final Station centers around a train — a train, rolling through decrepit cities and towns in the midst of the apocalypse. You are the conductor and it's your job to make sure your passengers make it home in one piece.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 11

  • Bomberman Live: Battlefest Now Backwards Compatible

    Chalk up one more title for the backwards compatibility program: Bomberman Live Battlefest. That's right, the up-to-eight-player online party game can now be played on your Xbox One.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 10

  • Final Fantasy XV Screenshots Galore

    After a fifty-minute long gameplay video for the Master Version, Square Enix have decided to release a flurry of screenshots for the delayed RPG. Expect moody closeups, kinetic battles and the obligatory Chocobo.

    Posted 6 years ago by Sam Quirke 6

  • Bastion Gets an Animated Short for Overwatch

    Bastion is but a lonely robot in today's animated short. He awakens in a forest after a decade of inactivity only to find the world is perhaps not what he thought it was.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 4

  • EuroLeague Teams Announced for NBA 2K17

    European teams that are present in the EuroLeague will be included in this year's edition of the NBA 2K series. Details were covered at Gamescom.

    Posted 6 years ago by Chanse Wareham 1

  • The Roster Reveals Continue For WWE 2K17

    Despite most companies - including developer Yuke's - being busy with Gamescom this week, there's no rest when it comes to roster reveals for WWE 2K17. In fact, there's a bumper amount this week, with 36 wrestlers announced.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 5

  • Destiny Rise of Iron Screens and Details

    New details and artwork have been released for the upcoming Destiny "Rise of Iron" expansion, with exciting new content for cooperative and competitive players alike.

    Posted 6 years ago by Lucy Wood 19

  • Resident Evil 7 Brings Some Scares To Gamescom

    In addition to the game being at Gamescom itself, some new screenshots and a trailer for Resident Evil 7 show a female player character hiding from someone or something who is trudging about the place with a lantern.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 11

  • Mafia III's Writers Discuss Vito Scaletta

    2K and Hangar 13 are making the most of the hype surrounding Mafia III. Along with another impressive booth at Gamescom, they're all releasing tons of videos. This time, the writers discuss the role of Mafia II protagonist, Vito.

    Posted 6 years ago by Sam Quirke 0

  • Warframe Specters of the Rail Update Details

    The new update for free third person shooter Warframe is out now, making two achievements temporarily discontinued and bringing a host of changes to the star chart, quests, market, companions, lore system and more.

    Posted 6 years ago by Lucy Wood 4

  • FIFA 17 Details Emerge From Gamescom

    In addition to talking about FIFA 17's modes, a new gameplay trailer was released featuring a variety of the world's biggest football clubs and a tune that will be familiar to long time fans of the series.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 1

  • New Gameplay Footage Of The Surge

    The 15 minute video showcases some of the fighting mechanics in addition to the crafting elements that are part of the fundamental game play elements.

    Posted 6 years ago by Damien Knox 5

  • Week Five of Car Reveals for Forza Horizon 3

    Previous spotlights have focused on dirt racers, classics, and other unique cars. Today we're returning to the street. Or, at least, a very rich street. Here come the super cars.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 10

  • Yooka-Laylee Trailer from Gamescom

    Blinx the Timecat was the first great character platformer on Xbox, but it seems his legacy will be displaced by Yooka-Laylee when it launches in 2017 if today's trailer is any indication.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 12

  • GLITCHED Kickstarter Reaches Console Funding Goals

    The second time is the charm for indie developer En House Studios. The first time they tried to get their mystery and exploration RPG GLITCH off the ground in 2014, it failed. Now called GLITCHED, it's a Kickstarter success story.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 27

  • Bioshock: The Collection Comparison Trailer

    2K shows us the improvements in graphical fidelity between the original Bioshock games and the remasters, and we also get a trailer for Imagining Bioshock: Episode One featuring Ken Levine himself

    Posted 6 years ago by Devin McIntyre 39

  • Xbox Game Preview Welcomes Everspace This September

    Everspace, an upcoming roguelike space shooter, has been on our radar since last October. Next month, we'll finally be able to get our hands on it when it launches into the Game Preview program.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 12

  • Screens from Killer Instinct's Upcoming Shadow Lords Mode

    Way back in March, we heard the first murmurs of Shadow Lords mode in Killer Instinct, where your team will try to stop Gargos' world domination. The mode will be launching this September. Here are some screens.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 2

  • Halo Wars 2 Has A New Playable Map At Gamescom

    After receiving – and acting upon – a ton of feedback from the game's first Beta, Creative Assembly are showcasing a new multiplayer map at this year's Gamescom. They're continuing to tweak the game based on Beta reactions.

    Posted 6 years ago by Sam Quirke 2

  • Final Fantasy XV Master Version Gameplay Released

    After suffering a delay, Square Enix promised to showcase the Master Version of Final Fantasy XV so viewers could see the product we were formerly going to be playing on September 30th.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 11

  • Death Squared Announced for Xbox One

    Work together or die together... a puzzle solver that puts teamwork and communication ahead of everything else, Death Squared will force you to trust your friends like never before

    Posted 6 years ago by Keith Gray 1

  • HUNTDOWN Teaser Trailer Released

    A story of good against evil in an action-packed side-scrolling city environment where the local gangs need to be brought to justice.

    Posted 6 years ago by Keith Gray 2

  • Dead Rising 4 Screenshots From Gamescom Show Exos and Evos

    In these latest set of screenshots fresh from Gamescom, we get a look at Dead Rising 4. While Evo and Exo are only two letters apart, the Exo Suit and Evo zombies are two wildly different propositions.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 9

  • TA Podcast: Gamescom 2016 Day One

    It's that time of the year again! The TA podcast crew are in Cologne, and after a busy day of gaming and lots of walking we sat down over a nice cold bottle of Kölsch to record our a special edition of the TA Podcast.

    Posted 6 years ago by Dave Horobin 6

  • Elite: Dangerous Teases The Guardians DLC In 10 Seconds

    Frontier Developments have published a short teaser for the next DLC pack dubbed 'The Guardians'. Known features include ship-launched fighters and space tourism. More details follow from August 18th to August 21st.

    Posted 6 years ago by Gabriel Kreulen 33

  • ViDoc for Destiny: Rise of Iron

    The latest ViDoc sees Bungie giving us an 8-minute look into Destiny's newest expansion. We learn about the raid, strikes, lore, and all kinds of other neat bits in preparation of the expansion next month.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 8

  • Forza Horizon 3 Screens from Gamescom

    Beautiful Outback vistas, dangerous cliffside runs, a prairie with debris in the air, and a city shot to put Need for Speed to shame. Forza Horizon 3 has it all in today's round of screenshots.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 11

  • ReCore Trailer and Screens from Gamescom

    ReCore's developers have a rather fantastic pedigree behind them and a lot of promises to live up to. You can't just name drop Metroid Prime and not follow up. If today's trailer is anything to go by, they've nothing to worry.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 7

  • New Sea of Thieves Assets Wash Ashore From Gamescom

    Sea of Thieves left E3 with lots of new excited fans. The team at Rare is perhaps just as excited to share more of their open world pirate adventure in these new screens from Gamescom in Germany.

    Posted 6 years ago by Mark Delaney 4

  • Tenebrae: Twilight of The Gods August Gameplay Teaser

    Amongst other things, the latest gameplay showcases the Metroidvania RPG's outdoor environment, combat and control mechanics, Diablo-styled treasure chests, the loot system and inventory management.

    Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith 4

  • The Long Journey Home SDCC Live Panel

    Daedalic Entertainment's Lisa Mallory and Claudia Kuehl joined the Skybound team to discuss the upcoming procedurally-generated RPG title. During the panel, they showcase eight minutes of gameplay footage.

    Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith 1

  • Microsoft Expands the Xbox Wireless Ecosystem

    Microsoft is continuing their goal of converging all of the industry's devices into one coherent ecosystem with new Xbox Wireless options. Controllers, headsets, PCs and more are getting Xbox Wireless compatibility.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 22

  • XBL Sale Roundup: August 16th, 2016

    This week's Deals with Gold sees EA Sports titles & others on the One, along with some new or rarely seen 360 offers. We also get a Rockstar sale for everyone and a sale on Battlefield 4 shortcuts on both consoles.

    Posted 6 years ago by Chewie 58

  • Raiders of the Broken Planet Goes to Gamescom

    Focusing on some of the game's "interesting and downright fun" rogues and villains, the Gamescom trailer showcases the game's shooting and brawling mechanics.

    Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith 0

  • Mafia III Heist Trailer Sets Up Lincoln's Tale of Revenge

    We've seen plenty of trailers for Mafia III, showing us everything from the hero to the henchmen, the cars to the guns. Now it's time to see where it all went horribly wrong for Lincoln Clay in the "Heist" trailer.

    Posted 6 years ago by Sam Quirke 3

  • Guitar Hero Live Goes Back to School

    Guitar Hero Live has added a new GHTV Premium Show for players to enjoy at the start of the school term. The "Rock the School Bus" show is available now.

    Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith 1

  • Monster Boy Gamescom Trailer: The Power Of Six

    In this new trailer we see the six different characters transformations that will be used to assist you through this side scrolling adventure. FDG has also released some new screenshots.

    Posted 6 years ago by Damien Knox 2

  • Agony Invites You To Hell At Gamescom

    After the original announcement a couple of months ago, we're now ready to see some first hand gameplay of new survival horror game Agony at Gamescom.

    Posted 6 years ago by Megan Walton 6

  • Go Behind-the-Scenes with Figment

    The developers at Bedtime Digital Games have rolled out a short but technical video describing how they achieve the art style that you will see in the game when it releases.

    Posted 6 years ago by Chanse Wareham 0

  • Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Premieres Zombies in Spaceland

    Although zombies used to be a staple of Treyarch's installments in the Call of Duty series, it is now a full-blown phenomenon that is featured in every CoD title. Infinite Warfare presents "Zombies in Spaceland."

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 24

  • Remake of OUTCAST Announced For Xbox One

    OUTCAST is the latest cult favourite to be given an HD make-over. It's a chance to explore the parallel world of Adelpha all over again, and of course save Earth along the way...

    Posted 6 years ago by Sam Quirke 23

  • New Overwatch Map: Eichenwalde

    Bastion and Reinhardt are going to the Renaissance Festival in this latest map. Then things go dark as it turns out they need to storm the castle. Ok I made that up, but the new map is ripe for castle fanfic!

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 12

  • Titanfall 2 in Open Beta for the Next Two Weekends

    The next two weekends will be full of Titanfall thanks to the newly-announced technical test. You'll get to experience new Titans, weapons, abilities, maps and modes.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 21

  • Anode Review

    Anode is a falling block puzzler that is not unlike Tetris. However, it builds on that solid foundation to create a futuristic genre title that does all that it intended to do, and it does it all very well.

    Posted 6 years ago by Mark Delaney 11

  • Nordic Games Undergoes A Name Change

    After THQ's unfortunate demise in 2012, many of the assets were bought by the relatively unknown Nordic Games. Nordic is now putting those assets to good use with a name change that should bring more recognition.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 15

  • PSA: Time To Visit Calendar Man In Batman: Arkham City

    It's St. Roch's day today, and for those looking to earn the Storyteller achievement in Batman: Arkham City, it's time to pay Calendar Man a visit to mark the date off of his calendar.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 6

  • Walkthroughs Update - July 2016

    July brought an important improvement to ports and the retirement of two Walkthrough Team veterans. Meanwhile, there were 32 walkthroughs published during the month!

    Posted 6 years ago 8

  • Destiny: The Collection Detailed

    Love it or hate it, there's no denying Bungie's Destiny has an armload of content. Whether you're a new player or someone still playing on a last-gen console, they'd like to tempt you with Destiny: The Collection.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 83

  • Overwatch Season 2 Changes Detailed

    Overwatch is getting some major changes to competitive mode. The modes should be fairer, ties will be limited, and the skill rank should be a better indicator of player skill.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 12

  • Retail Releases: Week of August 15th, 2016

    The annual instalment in Codemasters' Formula One franchise arrives this week. Grab the game to get your fix while the race calendar takes in its summer break.

    Posted 6 years ago by Keith Gray 3

  • Oceanhorn - Monster of Uncharted Seas Sets Sail This September

    Finally there is an update on Oceanhorn - Monster of Uncharted Seas. Earlier this year we heard the little title would be journeying to Xbox One, but haven't heard anything since. It'll be available this September.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 14

  • F1 2016 UK TV Spot Released

    Codemasters have put together a quick TV spot for their upcoming F1 2016. Residents of the UK will be seeing the ad on TV this week.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 3

  • Final Fantasy XV Release Delayed By Two Months

    Sadly, Final Fantasy XV will no longer be releasing on September 30th as Director Hajime Tabata requires a couple of extra months to polish the game to a better quality. He explains exactly why in this new video.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 68

  • Slime Rancher Launches in Game Preview This Week

    A typical Western tale, the story of a young girl setting out on her own to try to make a living ranching... slimes? Slime Rancher is coming to the Game Preview program this week on Xbox One.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 20

  • We Sing Announced for Xbox One

    Sing your heart out with an unrivalled amount of microphone support set to bring karaoke classics and recent chart hits to life on Xbox One

    Posted 6 years ago by Keith Gray 7

  • TA Community Interview - TheGearGuardian

    His Gamertag shows he's definitely a fan of Gears of War but there's certainly more to him than that! He's dedicated to his family and has a passion for gardening!

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 32

  • Streaming Service Beam Acquired By Microsoft

    Beam will offer an interactive livestreaming experience like never before. Using any game on any platform, viewers will be able to directly influence the streamer's game and broadcast.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 14

  • The Little Acre Releases New Screens and a Video

    The Little Acre developers, Pewter Games, have teamed up with Executive Producer Charles Cecil and secured a publishing deal with Curve Digital. There's also new screens and a new video to check out too.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 2

  • The Inner World Will Be Coming To Consoles This Year

    The Inner World is coming to consoles courtesy of Studio Fizbin and Headup Games with reworked direct controls, a fully dranw handmade world with impressive cartoon-like animations, and much more.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 3

  • Let's Sing 2017 Announced; Will Include Online Store

    Let's Sing returns this year with Let's Sing 2017. We've got details on the German Hits release of the game coming later in the year, and news on the international version is sure to follow shortly.

    Posted 6 years ago by Sam Quirke 3

  • The Curse That Never Was

    Sports and superstition go hand-in-hand. No superstition is perhaps more famous than one that also touches on video games - the Madden Curse. I'm sorry to say, however, that there's no solid history to support such a hex.

    Posted 6 years ago by Mark Delaney 39

  • Black: The Fall Playable at Gamescom, Console Release Due 2017

    Just finished playing Inside and want more? You might want to keep an eye on Black: The Fall while waiting for Playdead to deliver another showstopper, as there are plenty of similarities in this post-Soviet puzzle platformer.

    Posted 6 years ago by Sam Quirke 6

  • WRC 6 Hardware, Trailer and Screens

    Players of upcoming racing simulation WRC 6 will be able to experience deeper immersion using dedicated hardware thanks to a collaboration between Thrustmaster and Kylotonn Racing Games.

    Posted 6 years ago by Lucy Wood 5

  • Madden NFL 17 Screens

    With the official launch of Madden NFL 17 getting close EA has released some new screenshots to whet the appetites of sports game fans throughout the world.

    Posted 6 years ago by Lucy Wood 5

  • TGN First Impression: Livelock

    Livelock is a twin-stick co-op shooter reminiscent of Helldivers and Diablo. If you're interested quick shooting with drop in/out multiplayer, Livelock may just be what you're looking for.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 4

  • Valley Extended Narrative Trailer

    A new extended narrative trailer has been released for upcoming action-adventure game Valley, the latest project from Slender: The Arrival developer Blue Isle Studios.

    Posted 6 years ago by Lucy Wood 3

  • Gamescom 2016

    Gamescom kicks off next week, and as always we're making it as easy as possible for you to get involved and stay up to date with all of the latest announcements as they happen.

    Posted 6 years ago by Dave Horobin 10

  • Meet Vito In Mafia III

    You may already know of Vita Scaletta. Well, his story isn't done and he makes a return in Mafia III after he was exiled to New Bordeaux by the commission from Empire Bay.

    Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith 8

  • XBL Content Roundup: August 12th, 2016

    There isn't a lot on which to report this week, the higlights being an Xbox One port of Transformers: Fall of Cybertron and a free game with very quick gamerscore. The low-lights are XBLA delistings.

    Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith 38

  • Battlefield 1's Gameplay Series Shows Off Vehicles

    Vehicles have always been an integral part of the Battlefield series. In their Gameplay Series line of videos, the developers show off the vehicles of World War I and their thought processes when designing them in-game.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 4

  • #KILLALLZOMBIES Review

    Until now, Ukrainian developer Beatshapers has not had a game on a Microsoft console. Will their twin-stick shooter #KILLALLZOMBIES be a good or bad start to their time on Xbox?

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 13

  • TGN First Impression: Momentum

    If Marble Blast dressed up in futuristic, yet realistic, vibes sounds like your cup of tea, you may just be in for a treat with Momentum. Will gives his first impressions of the game in the newest TGN video.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 7

  • Respawn's Goals With Titanfall 2 Single Player

    Titanfall 2's story is a big deal and Respawn has just released a blog post detailing five things that they want us to know about it, including its story, characters and combat.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 13

  • Shank 2 Now Backwards Compatible

    Shank 2 hasn't appeared in a TrueAchievements news or sales post since January 2014, over two and a half years ago. Today we break that tradition to let you know the action-packed beat-'em-up is now backwards compatible.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 12

  • More Roster Reveals For WWE 2K17

    Following on from the first batch of superstars announced for WWE 2K17 last week, more have now been revealed. We also get a look at a few of the wrestlers in-game, particularly Finn Balor who gets his own entrance video.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 4

  • Watch_Dogs 2 Remote Access Episode 2 Looks at DedSec & Hacking

    An interesting and exciting experience is inbound courtesy of Ubisoft as the team look to dive deeper into the dangerous world of hacking and hacker culture with Watch_Dogs 2 in part two of their Remote Access series.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 8

  • NHL 17's Franchise Mode Detailed

    We take a deep dive into NHL 17's Franchise Mode -- an expansion of series favourite GM Mode. EA has provided plenty of information about the mode and what you'll have to juggle, from the arena to fans and up to the owner.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 9

  • SMITE Double Fantasy Points Weekend

    It's not a double worshiper weekend but it's probably the next best event SMITE has to offer — a double fantasy points event. Earn double fantasy points all weekend on your way to the next rewards tier.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 0

  • RIDE 2 Gears for October Launch With New Features

    RIDE 2 is arriving this October and Milestone S.r.l. has released more details for the upcoming motorcycle racer. More customization is shown off as well as a new Crew feature to provide integration with your friends.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 1

  • Unbox Gameplay Video

    Prospect Games has given us a couple of trailers for their upcoming platformer Unbox, which puts you in control of a package as it experiences some exciting activities and adventures.

    Posted 6 years ago by Devin McIntyre 2

  • Week Four Of Car Reveals For Forza Horizon 3

    We're into week four of car reveals and the focus for this week is on three cars that specialise at going off-road, a necessity for travelling around certain parts of Australia.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 10

  • Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night Update Video

    The developer of upcoming side-scrolling platformer Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night has released a new Kickstarter update and video about their progress during July.

    Posted 6 years ago by Lucy Wood 2

  • Momentum Review

    Only the most patient players will succeed here and a completion will not be easy, but those that persist will be awarded with many hours of gameplay.

    Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith 23

  • The Dream Lives On In NBA 2K17

    NBA 2K17 continues to shine the spotlight on the 1992 USA Basketball Dream Team as well as the 2016 USA Basketball Men’s National Team in this new trailer, as both teams are showcased in their graphical glory.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 2

  • Tour Europa's Base With Screenshots From The Turing Test

    Bulkhead Interactive is prepping their upcoming puzzler The Turing Test for launch, which is scheduled for August 30th. Made with the Unreal Engine 4, you can now get a good look at the game's environments.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 6

  • Assetto Corsa Releases Gameplay Comparison Video

    With the release date of the highly acclaimed racing sim Assetto Corsa approaching, the developers have released a side by side comparison video of a car being driven using both a controller and a steering wheel.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andrew Ogley 3

  • Worms W.M.D. Gets Moving With a New Vehicle Focused Trailer

    Worms W.M.D. is preparing to release in just a couple of weeks, but just in case you need some additional footage to hold you over they have provided a new trailer showing the tank, helicopter and mech in action.

    Posted 6 years ago by Chanse Wareham 4

  • Just Cause 3 Bavarium Sea Heist DLC Launch Trailer & Screens

    Rico Rodriguez roam the waters of Medici in a rocket boat in the new "Bavarium Sea Heist" DLC for Just Cause 3. The content challenges players to infiltrate the secret Stingray research facility in search of a devastating weapon.

    Posted 6 years ago by Lucy Wood 17

  • 88 Heroes Delayed - Dr H8 Claims Responsibility

    Dr H8, mega-villain extraordinaire and antagonist of upcoming retro platformer 88 Heroes, has managed to delay the launch of the game. In this video announcement Dr H8 details his sabotage of the source code.

    Posted 6 years ago by Lucy Wood 1

  • Armello Dated, Launch DLC Detailed

    The picturesque board game Armello, which is said to combine all the great features of card games, board games and RPGs, is set to launch later this month. Its first DLC pack will also be available at launch.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 11

  • Summer Spotlight: Week Three

    If you've been following Xbox's Summer Spotlight event, you know the goal is to shine a (spot)light on some lesser known titles while offering a small kick-back through Xbox Live Rewards. Here are this week's titles.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 18

  • XBL Sale Roundup: August 9th, 2016

    In this week's sales we get a fairly random selection for Deals with Gold, as well as a Capcom publisher sale for everybody and a Spotlight Sale on Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare 2.

    Posted 6 years ago by Chewie 41

  • Pac-Man Championship Edition 2 Priced and Dated

    Last month's announcement of Pac-Man Championship Edition 2 revealed that fans wouldn't have to wait long to role-play as their favorite tiny yellow dot with an insatiable hunger for ghosts. Look out for it this September.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 15

  • Bioshock: The Collection Trailer

    2K has given us our first quick look into BioShock: The Collection by showing off the remastered city of Rapture, the iconic location for both BioShock and BioShock 2.

    Posted 6 years ago by Devin McIntyre 58

  • Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon Now Backwards Compatible

    Voted our best XBLA game of 2013, the weird and wonderful Far Cry 3 spin-off, Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon, is now playable on Xbox One thanks to backwards compatibility.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 53

  • Details Emerge For Dead Rising Remasters

    We previously learned that Capcom would be bringing the three previous Dead Rising games to the current generation. Today we learn more about them with a look at the remasters, as well as a release date and pricing.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 47

  • Gimme Five Coming to Windows 10

    Four years ago, a little trivia game called Gimme Five was released on Windows Phone. Later this year the game will be re-released on Windows 10 and it will come with Xbox Live achievements.

    Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith 6

  • Layers of Fear: Inheritance DLC Review

    In February, Layers of Fear had us exploring the deranged mind of a painter while also spooking us at every turn. Its recently released DLC, "Inheritance" mixes things up a bit. How does it fare as an extra story to the main game?

    Posted 6 years ago by Marc Hollinshead 6

  • WWE 2K17 Soundtrack Revealed

    For their sports titles, 2K sometimes looks for outside influences when it comes to music for their soundtracks. This year's instalment in the WWE franchise is no exception with 2K17's soundtrack curated by Sean Combs.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 9

  • Uno Delayed One Week

    With only uno day to go, Uno has unfortunately been delayed one week to ensure the game is of the highest quality. Fans can now expect to get into the fun on August 16th.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 48

  • Server Infrastructure for Titanfall 2 Discussed in New Video

    For a major multiplayer title like Titanfall 2, servers play an important role. Important enough that Respawn Entertainment have provided a brief video describing exactly how those all-important servers will be set-up.

    Posted 6 years ago by Chanse Wareham 19

  • The Best of The Best

    I spent most of my gaming life disinterested in multiplayer games, Twitch streamers, and e-sports. Then I watched competitive Rocket League, and everything changed.

    Posted 6 years ago by Mark Delaney 39

  • Bullet Soul to Receive Backwards Compatible Western Release

    Fans of Japanese shmups will be happy to hear that Bullet Soul is going to receive a Western release. The new version will release with all DLC included, and will also be backwards compatible for play on Xbox One.

    Posted 6 years ago by Lucy Wood 49

  • In Case You Missed It: Velocity 2X

    My personal pick for best indie, it's a cross between a platformer and a shoot'em up with a focus on being quick. With 50 levels and endlessly replayable, this is a game you probably missed but definitely should not have!

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 21

  • Madden NFL 17 Reveals Launch Day 99 Club

    Player ratings in Madden are always a point of contention, but few can argue about who the very best of the best are in the NFL. Here's Madden 17's very exclusive club of players rated 99 overall. Did they miss anyone?

    Posted 6 years ago by Mark Delaney 5

  • The Watchmaker Counts Down to Xbox One Release

    Every second counts in The Watchmaker, an upcoming third person action adventure game set in a steampunk dream world within the workings of a giant clock.

    Posted 6 years ago by Lucy Wood 2

  • Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Cinematic Trailer

    A new cinematic trailer has been released for Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare. It shows Lt. Reyes receiving an unexpected field promotion to Captain of the UNSA Retribution in the aftermath of a brutal SetDef attack.

    Posted 6 years ago by Lucy Wood 31

  • Overwatch Season 1 Competitive Rewards Announced

    Blizzard has announced the promised rewards for participating in the first season of competitive play in Overwatch. Luckily it's based on your highest rank, so don't worry if you've dropped a little.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 22

  • The Fall Part 2: Unbound Revealed

    It was announced from the get-go that 2015's The Fall would be the first part of a trilogy. At long last, developer Over the Moon Games has revealed details of The Fall Part 2: Unbound. Pick up the first game at 85% off too!

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 12

  • Infinium Strike Gets a Gameplay Trailer

    Infinium Strike has seen release on PC, but fear not, as it's on its way to consoles later this year, and to celebrate we have a new gameplay trailer.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ben Terrett 3

  • SMITE Patch 3.14 Arrives Tuesday, August 9th

    Balance changes? Check. New character? Check. New skins? Check. New achievements? Check. SMITE Patch 3.14 will be available on Tuesday, August 9th bringing the newest goddess Terra, The Earth Mother.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 8

  • XBL Content Roundup: August 5th, 2016

    For many people, BATMAN - The Telltale Series will be the highlight of the week, but there are many other titles and DLC expansions to keep you occupied too.

    Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith 14

  • HITMAN Episode 4: Bangkok Dated and Detailed

    It's been a while since we had a new HITMAN location. Last month, the summer bonus episode took us back to two familiar locations, Sapienza and Marrakesh. Now it's time to get on a plane to Bangkok.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 11

  • #KILLALLZOMBIES Announced, Releases August 10th

    Twin-stick top-down arena shooter #KILLALLZOMBIES is shuffling towards us in time for August 10th. As well as the relentless hordes of brain-eaters you'd expect, you'll also be hampered by real-time Twitch chat commands.

    Posted 6 years ago by Sam Quirke 6

  • Prey Gameplay Trailer Explores Morgan's Nightmare

    Excited to see what Arkane Studios are doing with the rebooted Prey franchise? Here's a gameplay trailer showing off some crisp graphics and creepy smoke monsters. A few screenshots give us more questions than answers...

    Posted 6 years ago by Sam Quirke 8

  • MarsLit Games Announces Unknown Fate

    A mysterious story-driven first person adventure in a world full of mind-twisting puzzles and bizarre creatures.

    Posted 6 years ago by Lexley Ford 1

  • Say Hello To Thomas, The Anarchist In Mafia III

    Continuing their series of character biographies, developer Hangar 13 has released another new clip. Thomas Burke, leader of the Irish Syndicate wants to take New Bordeaux, one way or another.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andrew Ogley 2

  • Quantum Replica Announced

    Bogota-based developer ON3D has announced Quantum Replica, their first-ever console game. A cyberpunk metroidvania, you are tasked with using time manipulation, not only to evade guards but to find out who you are.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 4

  • The Walking Dead Season 3 Panel at Comic Con 2016

    At San Diego Comic Con this year, Telltale, Skybound and Clem herself (well, her voice actor) got together to discuss the upcoming third series of Telltale's flagship IP, The Walking Dead, and a little of what we can expect.

    Posted 6 years ago by Sam Quirke 3

  • XCOM 2 Console Release Delayed

    Console commanders will have to wait a few weeks longer for XCOM 2 as a delay is announced for the game. While slightly disappointing, it does provide Firaxis the extra bit of time to make the game the best it can possibly be.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 12

  • Torment: Tides of Numenera Coming to Consoles

    An RPG set one billion years in the future on Earth. Civilizations of humans have risen and fallen leaving behind countless artifacts and shaping the world. You'll answer one essential question: does one life matter?

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 30

  • Overcooked Review

    Strategy games come in various shapes and sizes, providing different challenges with specific methods of tackling them. The latest strategy title to appear has served up something slightly different.

    Posted 6 years ago by Marc Hollinshead 20

  • A Short New Trailer For Blue Angels - Aerobatic Sim

    Italian developer RORTOS have released the second gameplay trailer for their upcoming flight simulation game Blue Angels - Aerobatic Sim, clocking in at just under half a minute long.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 3

  • Ubisoft Discusses Ghost Recon Wildlands At E3

    Yes, two months on from the event, we're still seeing footage from gaming's biggest event, the Electronic Entertainment Expo. This time, we have over half an hour of discussion from Ubisoft about Ghost Recon Wildlands

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 3

  • Five New Videos For Just Dance 2017

    With Just Dance 2017 on the way in October, Ubisoft have released five new videos about the upcoming game. In amongst it all are song announcements, a demo annoucnement and a look behind the scenes.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 5

  • WWE 2K17 Roster Reveals Begin

    Every good wrestling game needs a good roster and as the release date approaches for WWE 2K17, Yuke's and 2K have started to reveal the roster of the upcoming game. Not only that, but we have a video of the Beast, Brock Lesnar

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 9

  • Industry Giant 2 Coming to Consoles this Winter

    UIG Entertainment will be releasing a "contemporary edition" of the classic PC title, Industry Giant 2. Released in 2002, Industry Giant 2 was a popular business tycoon simulator, allowing you to live the rags to riches dream.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ben Terrett 16

  • Kingdom: New Lands is Coming Next Week

    How will you rule your procedurally-generated 2D kingdom? Will you have the strength to fend of your enemies while earning the good will of your people?

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 7

  • Gameplay Footage for Vikings - Wolves of Midgard

    Featuring top-down Diablo-style combat in both melee and magical flavors, the game sees itself as a new take on Viking mythology and today's trailer is packed with gameplay so you can see it yourself.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 10

  • Third Batch of Cars Revealed for Forza Horizon 3

    This week's cars focus on a few classics that might just suit your fancy. Two Italians and a Brit walk into a bar...actually it's probably a barn...Anyway, there's a full addition to the list as well!

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 4

  • PVZ Garden Warfare 2 10 Hour Trial is Open for Everyone This Month

    A free 10-hour trial is available all this month so you can try the game out for yourself. You'll get access to the entire game for the duration of the trial. If you like what you play, the trial also comes with a 50% discount.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 11

  • A Selection of Final Fantasy XV Screens Revealed

    Five new screens to suit your fancy. We see Iris, a beautiful dame, and Ravus, a gentleman who looks a bit villainous. Then we see a sweet car at a gas station and a look at the shop.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 7

  • Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Shows The Cities Of The Future

    With the release date rapidly approaching for the highly anticipated dystopian action adventure title, Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, the team over at Eidos-Montréal has decided to give a number of cities a Deus Ex make-over.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andrew Ogley 6

  • New Screens Released for KURSK

    A new wave of screens has been released for KURSK. If you're overly-eager to see more of the game, go and check it out at this year's Gamescom event in Germany.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 4

  • More Premium Shows Arrive for Guitar Hero Live

    A new premium show for Guitar Hero Live releases this week and provide some new tunes for those looking to enjoy GHTV alongside the two previous shows from July.

    Posted 6 years ago by Chanse Wareham 1

  • Metrico+ Gets A Release Date And New Trailer

    Metrico+ puts you in a world full of infographics, where the graphs and charts on which you're walking react and change based on your movements. The puzzle platformer will be making its way to the Xbox One on August 23rd.

    Posted 6 years ago by Devin McIntyre 1

  • Prey For The Gods Reveals Their Labor Of Love

    The new clip shows the developers busy at work and reveals some previously unseen gameplay footage, including the inventory management and the continuing battle with the already revealed colossus.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andrew Ogley 5

  • FIFA 17 Bayern Munich Trailer Released

    The short clip shows how the stars at top Bundesliga club, Bayern Munich, were scanned, captured and digitized for the new Frostbite engine. Football fans will easily recognize some familiar faces.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andrew Ogley 10

  • This Week's Summer Spotlight Titles

    Last week marked the beginning of 2016's Summer Spotlight. Akin to the Xbox 360's popular long-running event Summer of Arcade, the program draws attention to lesser-known titles and offers a reward for splurging.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 17

  • Valley Will Launch This Month

    Control the power of life and death as you explore a secret valley in the Rocky Mountains. The focus of the gameplay is on exploration. The game will launch on August 24th.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 2

  • Rare Talk About Sea Of Thieves In Two New Videos

    From both home and abroad, British developer Rare have spent plenty of time talking about their next game, Sea Of Thieves. In addition to a panel at SDCC, there is also the first in a new series of videos discussing the game.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 4

  • Batman - The Telltale Series Episode One Review

    Telltale has taken on some massive franchises already, like Jurassic Park, The Walking Dead, and Game of Thrones. Now it's time they try their storytelling hand at DC's Dark Knight. How does the premiere stack up?

    Posted 6 years ago by Mark Delaney 25

  • Winner: Project CARS Game of the Year Edition

    Our latest contest ended on Monday night and it is now time to reveal who has won the Xbox One download code for Project CARS Game of the Year Edition.

    Posted 6 years ago by Dave Horobin 31

  • Developer Advice Video For Human: Fall Flat

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    Posted 6 years ago by Damien Knox 2

  • Overwatch Kicks Off The Summer Games And Patches More Stuff

    Overwatch adds sports events for the people who want to feel the Olympic spirit, but don't want to play sports when they can play video games. The first event consists of a form of football dubbed Lúcioball.

    Posted 6 years ago by Gabriel Kreulen 20

  • Wishlist Sale Item Notifications

    Yet another Site Wishlist item has just gone live - put a game or DLC you want on your wishlist and we'll let you know when it goes on sale!

    Posted 6 years ago by Rich Stone 99

  • Three More XBLA Titles Become Backwards Compatible

    Another drop in the ever-filling backwards compatibility bucket occurred today when three more XBLA games joined the program. NAMCO titles Mr. DRILLER Online and New Rally-X are now available alongside Nin²-Jump.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 35

  • Weapon Reveal and Teamster Fun for Worms W.M.D.

    Worms W.M.D. reveals The Mech, discusses the game's art and audio, streams the Pro Scheme and a better look at the game's AI, and answers your questions too.

    Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith 1

  • Rainbow Six Siege's Skull Rain Launches Today

    Today is the day that players can start enjoying the Operation Skull Rain update for Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege. All players will have access to the new Favela map and a rather large list of fixes.

    Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith 4

  • XBL Sale Roundup: August 2nd, 2016

    This week's deals with gold brings a random selection of discounts on Xbox One and Xbox 360. Meanwhile there's a spotlight sale on The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing franchise and a Bethesda publisher sale.

    Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith 79

  • Xbox One's Summer Update: What's New?

    If you've signed onto your Xbox One any time since Saturday, you've probably noticed something is different. Pretty different. Major Nelson and Mike Ybarra walk us through what exactly has changed.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 72

  • Rate DLC Packs

    Day two of the TA Hack-a-thon delivers another sought-after feature - the ability to rate DLC packs and see the average score given by everyone else for a pack

    Posted 6 years ago by Rich Stone 68

  • F1 2016 Hockenheim Hot Lap Trailer Released

    The latest hot lap from Codemasters features German driver Nico Hulkenburg tackling the Hockenheim circuit in his Force India Formula One car, as well as new screenshots from the same venue

    Posted 6 years ago by Keith Gray 7

  • Outlast 2 Pushed Back to Q1 2017 Release Date

    Outlast 2 was aiming for a fall release, just in time for Halloween and the creepy atmosphere many regions are host to in the fall season. Bittersweetly, it's been pushed back to give Red Barrels more time to polish the game.

    Posted 6 years ago by Mark Delaney 20

  • Gaming Session Availability Times

    Fed up with receiving session notifications for times that don't suit? You can now set the times of day that your are available to boost and only receive notifications for sessions during those hours

    Posted 6 years ago by Rich Stone 76