TrueAchievements news archive for March 2016

  • UPDATED: XBL Sale Roundup: March 29th, 2016

    UPDATE 2: These additional mystery sales have now ended: UPDATE: In addition to the below, sales guru HolyHa1fDead has noticed an additional set of discounts that kicked off today. I can't find anything official on these offers, including when they end, so get them if you want them.<b

    Posted 7 years ago 83

  • Gears of War: Ultimate Edition (Win 10) Title Update Released

    It's been just under a month since the Windows 10 version of Gears of War: Ultimate Edition released. While not anywhere near as popular as the Xbox One version, there's still been a few votes for the game giving it a current 4.8/5 stars. To keep the experience as enjoyable as possible for those put

    Posted 7 years ago 12

  • Trackmania Turbo Review

    Back in the day, I'm sure many of us remembered playing Micro Machines. This classic title took a spin on the usual racing game conventions, having us use mini remote-controlled vehicles to dash across pool tables, beaches, gardens and plenty of other memorable environments. The arcade and not-so-se

    Posted 7 years ago 37

  • Two Dark Souls III Videos

    Eli Roth, actor and director, has directed an animated short called "The Witches" for the upcoming Dark Souls III. As you may expect from the man that directed a variety of horror films that includes the first two Hostel films, it is rather gruesome so fair warning. <span class="linkhidden"

    Posted 7 years ago 6

  • Two New DOOM Videos

    Ahead of the imminent DOOM multiplayer beta, two new videos have been released. First, we have five minutes of multiplayer footage to feast your eyes on, courtesy of the fine folks at Xbox On. link hidden As well as that, there's a new live-action "F

    Posted 7 years ago 10

  • Anima: Gate of Memories Story Details

    Based on the international Anima Beyond Fantasy RPG books, Anima: Gate of Memories is being developed by Anima Project Studio, the same team who wrote the original source material. It has been a little quiet on the news front since November, when publisher, Badland Indie, released a prelude trailer

    Posted 7 years ago 1

  • Batman: Arkham City Achievement Reminder

    With March drawing to a close, and April rapidly approaching, you'd be a fool not to check in with the Calendar Man in Batman: Arkham City. April 1st is one of the 12 dates you'll need to visit the date obsessed villain in order to unlock the Storyteller achievement. For the Xbox 360 versi

    Posted 7 years ago 11

  • Ultimate Head to Head Period Two Summary

    Two weeks ago we kicked off the inaugural Ultimate Head to Head Contest, which pits you and a random opponent against each other to earn as many achievements as possible from a common list of 20. Following on from the link hidden, we're back with some more st

    Posted 7 years ago 32

  • Quantum Break's William Joyce Explains Time Travel

    Dominic Monaghan is one of the many stars in next week's big release, Quantum Break. In it, he plays protagonist Jack Joyce's genius brother, William. In this enigmatic video diary, William is set to record his first foray into his time machine, when suddenly all falls apart. <span class="

    Posted 7 years ago 10

  • Unravel Demo Comes To The Xbox Marketplace

    If you have EA Access, you've already been able to play a demo of Coldwood Interactive's acclaimed puzzle-platformer, Unravel. For everyone else, the options were simply to buy or ignore. Now, that's changed. A demo offering the first level of the game, Thistles and Weeds, to anyone interested, is a

    Posted 7 years ago 10

  • More Details And Trailer For Mirror's Edge Catalyst

    A few weeks ago, we got a nice look at some of the polish being put on Mirror's Edge Catalyst's movement and combat, showcasing some of the new moves and gear available to Faith that weren't in the original. Continuing to keep fans engaged, Dice has released an enemy breakdown with screenshots, det

    Posted 7 years ago 18

  • Dead Space Now Backwards Compatible

    Following on from yesterday's announcement of the latest backwards compatible title, today we can bring you the news that another classic Xbox 360 game has just joined the list! Dead Space, EA's terrifying sci-fi survival horror, is now available to play on the Xbox One through backwards co

    Posted 7 years ago 71

  • Letter Quest: Grimm's Journey Details and New Trailer

    Like many other titles in the ID@Xbox Program, Letter Quest: Grimm's Journey, showed up at last year's E3 event, then went silent for the rest of the year. With the game's release rapidly approaching, and the title already available to pre order, new details have emerged along with a new trailer.<br

    Posted 7 years ago 5

  • Battleborn Looks at Attikus' Skills

    A new skills overview video has been released showcasing another character and his abilities in Gearbox Software's upcoming Battleborn. Attikus is showcased in the overview video that also includes a brief description of the hero and his history: A born leader arisen from within the ra

    Posted 7 years ago 1

  • Friday The 13th: The Game Teaser

    Gun Media, developer behind the upcoming survival horror Friday the 13th: The Game, has released a very short, 14 second teaser that stays very true to the teaser nature. The video offers a glimpse of the gameplay and horror that will have players cowering behind their gaming chairs: <span

    Posted 7 years ago 21

  • Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 DLC Trailer

    New DLC has been detailed and showcased in a new trailer from game publisher Bandai Namco for their fighting title Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4. The DLC will include a new scenario around Gaara called the "Bonds of the Sandy Sea". New combo techniques will also be included - "Lee x Guy,

    Posted 7 years ago 2

  • Fallout 4 Automatron DLC Review

    There are few things that can’t be improved with robots. With this in mind, say hello to Fallout 4's first DLC pack, "Automatron". After the success of the original game, DLC was inevitable and had been previously revealed along with a season pass. "Automatron" sees a new quest line added to the gam

    Posted 7 years ago 17

  • Left 4 Dead 2 Now Backwards Compatible

    Hot on the heels of the three other games announced yesterday, Left 4 Dead 2 has just become playable on the Xbox One through backwards compatibility. Valve's classic multiplayer zombie shooter was number one on our link hidden, so we can't wait to be terrori

    Posted 7 years ago 74

  • Destiny Details April's Update

    A new update is making its way to the huge world of Destiny next month and Bungie, the well-known developer behind the title has detailed the update in a recent stream and also released several screens showcasing the upcoming content. In the video, lead designer Ryan Paradis and senior desi

    Posted 7 years ago 54

  • We Happy Few Finds Their Own Bug Funny

    Bugs and glitches are a common sight in today's games. When you read about them, they usually carry achievement/game breaking misery, a wait to exploit a certain feature in a game, or come up as part of an elimination in a patch. Compulsion Games, developers behind We Happy Few, decided to showcase

    Posted 7 years ago 4

  • The Pinball Arcade Rescue 911 Table Revealed

    Another new table has been revealed for The Pinball Arcade's collection. "Rescue 911" is a table from 1994 based on the TV show of the same name. Designed by Bill Parker, the tv show was quite popular with "30 million people in 54 countries" tuning in to watch the series. Did you used to watch Rescu

    Posted 7 years ago 5

  • Kingdom Come: Deliverance's Team Wishes Us A Happy Easter

    Warhorse Studios, the team behind Kingdom Come: Deliverance, wished us a Happy Easter before the glorious weekend began. We are a little bit late covering the video but for those eager to see new gameplay from the upcoming title, the video is worth taking a quick look at. <span class="linkh

    Posted 7 years ago 3

  • New Candle Man Gameplay Trailer

    Spotlightor Interactive's Candle Man recently shined its candle light on attendees at link hidden and looks to keep the flame burning in a new gameplay trailer. With music from Joving Studio, fresh gamplay, and a few details on the story, check out the new video and s

    Posted 7 years ago 3

  • TWD: Michonne's Episode 2 Launches Today with New Trailer and Screens

    Celebrating today's release of "Give No Shelter" the second out of three episodes to come in The Walking Dead: Michonne, Telltale Games has unleashed a new set of screens along with a launch trailer. Starting with the screens, we get to see a fight taking place with some sharp weapons, zombies getti

    Posted 7 years ago 19

  • Killer Instinct's Highlights Season 3's Tusk

    We've already seen previews for the three other Killer Instinct Season Three launch characters. For a refresher, they are Battletoads' Rash, Kim Wu, and Halo's Arbiter. The fourth and final character coming with the new content tomorrow, March 29th, is Tusk, a hulking fellow with Thor-like locks and

    Posted 7 years ago 14

  • Battleborn Beta Dated

    Gearbox has given us some information as well as a solid date for the Battleborn open beta. The beta will include 25 playable characters, seven of which are unlocked right away, and the rest who can be unlocked through progression. You will be able to take these characters through two story missions

    Posted 7 years ago 15

  • Halo Wars Among New Backwards Compatible Games

    Last week proved to be a busy one in terms of new backwards compatible releases and it would appear that the trend may continue onward. Three new games are now playable on the Xbox One via the program, including the RTS entry of a little-known franchise, and two fighting games, one of which is once

    Posted 7 years ago 70

  • TA Stats - March 14th to 20th 2016

    This report is for the period March 14th to 20th 2016. Welcome to the second part of the stats double bill, looking at the third week of March and seeing how the year's biggest release so far does in its second week on the tables. The Big Numbers 63,143 TrueAchievements gamers

    Posted 7 years ago 1

  • TA Stats - March 7th to 13th 2016

    This report is for the period March 7th to 13th 2016. Welcome to the first part of a stats double dip this week following a break last week. First up we see the second week of March, which saw the biggest release of 2016 so far. The Big Numbers 87,236 TrueAchievements gamers s

    Posted 7 years ago 1

  • Retail Releases: Week of March 28th, 2016

    This week sees a range of different genres covered across the featured regions. Choose between two wheels or four; alternatively take on the latest release in the Resident Evil series. There is also the option of a new adventure on Xbox One. North America (March 29th) Adam's Venture: Or

    Posted 7 years ago 8

  • Three Deponia Doomsday Videos Released

    A set of videos have emerged from Daedalic Entertainment's upcoming world in Deponia Doomsday. The first video looks to buffer our confidence skills when it comes to getting engaged to our better half. Take a look at the video for some quality tips: link hidden</spa

    Posted 7 years ago 2

  • Gryphon Knight Epic Is Ready To Hit The Xbox One

    Gryphon Knight Epic is a medieval 2D shoot 'em up from Cyber Rhino Studios and was released in August last year on Steam. According to Metacritic, the title only sits at 55/100 but Steam users have been much more generous with a collective percentage of 86 from 76 reviewers. Console gamers can have

    Posted 7 years ago 4

  • Masquerade: The Baubles of Doom Clowns Around in New Trailer

    We covered several different screens in the announcement story for Big Ant Studios' upcoming brawler Masquerade: The Baubles of Doom. In these screens, we saw some horrific and terrifying looking clowns! Also known as the pests of the realm, find out the awful truth about the clowns in this new vide

    Posted 7 years ago 3

  • TA Top Five: Battle-Cars We Want to See in Rocket League

    Just as it did on PC and PS4 last summer, Rocket League has come to Xbox One and taken over. It's one of the best sports games ever, working as a very accessible title for anyone to pick up while also being an immensely fun spectator game, as the Twitch and YouTube gaming communities have learned. C

    Posted 7 years ago 66

  • Chambara's Team OK Introduces Their Development Team

    Team OK recently teased us with a trailer for Chambara, introduced only a few days ago during their trip to GDC. Before potentially releasing more dev diaries, gameplay videos and screens, the team introduces themselves to us one by one in these two videos. As well as meeting the different

    Posted 7 years ago 0

  • GTA Online ILL-GOTTEN GAINS Week Is In Progress

    Hopefully, many of you will be enjoying a couple of days worth of extra gaming time as we celebrate Easter. If you do happen to have the time to spare and you're in need of the above the law achievement in Grand Theft Auto V, then the currently live double rewards event in "GTA Online" will be spot

    Posted 7 years ago 8

  • ONE PIECE: Burning Blood Trailers & Screens for More Characters

    A new wave of media has been released for ONE PIECE: Burning Blood and it features lots of screenshots and trailers highlighting more characters in the fighting roster along with some of the stages. These character screenshots feature the likes of Buggy the Clown, Mr. 2 Bon Clay, Jesus Burgess, Koal

    Posted 7 years ago 7

  • Launch Trailer For Slain Appears

    The last time we heared about Slain was during our ID@Xbox GDC coverage last year. This latest side-scrolling slaughterfest, with clear Castlevania influences, showcases lots of demon-slaying fun in this newly-released launch trailer. You'll also see some of the many bloody deaths you'll suffer.

    Posted 7 years ago 8

  • DOOM Multiplayer Power-Ups Revealed

    As we inch closer to the release date of DOOM, Bethesda continues to release more information regarding the game's multiplayer. First they showcased the maps you'll be fighting on, followed the the game modes themselves. Now details have been revealed on some of the unique power-ups and special weap

    Posted 7 years ago 26

  • Homefront: The Revolution Details and Trailer

    When it comes to swag, Homefront: The Revolution's recent announcement of the Goliath Edition probably excited those that like remote-controlled vehicles and games, and want both in the same place. Today, we have more details and another trailer for the upcoming shooter by Dambuster Studios.

    Posted 7 years ago 24

  • XBL Content Roundup: March 25th, 2016

    link hidden Pre-Orders Active Soccer 2 DX Size: 338.55 MB Price: US$14.99 / £11.99 / €14.99 Release date: March 30th in Europe and North America Following the great success of the mobile version, the Active Soccer series is back a

    Posted 7 years ago 20

  • Planar Conquest Introduces Itself

    Wastelands Interactive took the commentary about their Worlds of Magic seriously and are aiming to improve on that model with their newest project, Planar Conquest. The developers consider the game a 4X project, meaning players will get to "eXplore, eXpand, eXploit, and eXterminate" as they learn th

    Posted 7 years ago 4

  • Riptide GP Renegade Takes the City By Night and Day

    If you're a fan of wave racing, Vector Unit's announcement that they would be developing their racer, Riptide GP: Renegade, from the ground up for modern consoles was undoubtedly an exciting one. Today's update on the game brings three brief trailers showing off three of the game's levels.

    Posted 7 years ago 9

  • Full Length Trailer for Syndrome Gets Released

    Camel 101 and Bigmoon Entertainment have just released the first full length trailer to their upcoming survival horror, Syndrome. Called the Briefing Trailer, we get a closer look at some of the deadly monstrosities and dark environments that we can expect on the desolate ship all while listening t

    Posted 7 years ago 13

  • Glitchrunners Shows Off Some Screens and a New Trailer

    During E3, Torque Studios revealed that their unique action title, Glitchrunners, would be coming to consoles. In the game, players can take the role either one of the four available Glitchrunners or the Architect, who is responsible for bending the world to their whim in order to stop the Glitchrun

    Posted 7 years ago 0

  • Dark Souls III Accursed Trailer

    A new trailer comes our way for Dark Souls III, the much-anticipated sequel in the Souls series. This beautiful, cinematic trailer depicts the creatures that your Accursed protagonist will be facing off against and also some of the gameplay that will take place. The best part of this trailer is the

    Posted 7 years ago 17

  • First Look at LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens Gameplay

    Building up from last month's Warner Bros. announcement of LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens, it is pretty certain that the game will be one of the most anticipated titles ever from the LEGO-verse. Since there are still a few months yet until summer is here, WB is pulling out all the stops

    Posted 7 years ago 18

  • Nordic Games Reveals Their Upcoming Games

    Nordic Games has made quite a name for themselves since they took over a large number of THQ's IPs. Their most recent console releases include Darksiders II Deathinitive Edition, The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 and Legend of Kay - Anniversary, and they show no signs of stopping anytime soon. The publi

    Posted 7 years ago 26

  • Konami Details PES 2016's Latest Update

    Konami has detailed "Data Pack 3", the latest update for Pro Evolution Soccer 2016 that includes the UEFA EURO 2016 content. There's a lot to get through, so let's get straight to it. We'll kick off with the kits. With the UEFA EURO 2016 tournament approaching fast, several countries will h

    Posted 7 years ago 3

  • Just Dance 2016 Song List Becomes a Little More Unlimited

    It's that time once again when new and exclusive tracks are added to the ever increasing list of tracks that are already available as part of the Just Dance Unlimited subscription service. Check out the video below to find out what new songs to which you'll be able to get your groove on very soon.<b

    Posted 7 years ago 2

  • Free Update for The Escapists: The Walking Dead

    Team17 and Skybound Entertainment have today announced that a brand new and absolutely free “Survival Mode” update will be available for The Escapists: The Walking Dead from today. In this new mode, players will have to try and survive for as long as possible on three brand new survival maps set in

    Posted 7 years ago 15

  • One Hour Of Worms W.M.D Gameplay

    Team17 has been fairly busy as a publisher recently with games like Beyond Eyes and The Escapists amongst their portfolio. They're most known as developers of the Worms series, however, and with Worms W.M.D., they're back to doing what they do best. In this latest hour-long video for the game, we se

    Posted 7 years ago 14

  • Blizzard Release an Overwatch Animated Short

    Blizzard Entertainment’s upcoming team-based shooter, Overwatch, will be launching two months from now. Set on a near-future version of Earth, you and your teammates will need to work together to fight the forces of Talon and complete a multitude of different objectives, such as “protecting the anci

    Posted 7 years ago 11

  • SHINY Makes Its Way To GDC

    After trailers at E3 and the Brasil Game Show, there's another new trailer for upcoming platformer SHINY, this time from this year's Game Developers Conference. link hidden SHINY is scheduled to launch on Xbox One later this year.

    Posted 7 years ago 1

  • Mekazoo's Back With A New Trailer

    It's been quiet on the news front for Mekazoo since it was first revealed last year, but The Good Mood Creators, the studio behind Mekazoo, is back with a brand new trailer and the game is coming along nicely! The trailer shows some very smooth gameplay that looks much more fun than the last time th

    Posted 7 years ago 3

  • Friday the 13th: The Game Reveals Three Jasons

    Developer Gun Media has released some big news for Friday the 13th: The Game. As voted on by the gaming public, three new Jason Voorhees skins have been revealed - with a little help from regular Jason actor, Kane Hodder - for the game, joining the Jasons from Part II, Part III, and Part VII. <

    Posted 7 years ago 21

  • Three Videos For Dark Souls III

    Anyone hungry for more Dark Souls III footage will be pleased with these three new videos that have been released for the game. Those that want to go in unspoiled, however, may want to avoid them. First up, since the game has launched in Japan, there is the Japanese launch trailer. No need

    Posted 7 years ago 18

  • Killer Instinct Looks at the Arbiter

    Halo's Arbiter has understandably been receiving a lot of attention leading up to his "Season 3" debut in Killer Instinct. Adam Isgreen and Rukari Austin of the Killer Instinct team continue to showcase the Arbiter further in this newly released video as we get to see different colours and accessori

    Posted 7 years ago 10

  • April's Games With Gold Revealed

    Microsoft promised a big month of "blockbusters" for April's Games With Gold, and now that they've been revealed, we can judge that statement for ourselves. Before we get to those however, a reminder as always to download this month's offerings before they go back to full price: Sherlock Holmes: Cr

    Posted 7 years ago 285

  • MXGP2 Real Events Game Mode Lets You Re-write History

    A new game mode has been introduced in MXGP2 - The Official Motocross Videogame as developer Milestone has released a new video showcasing the Real Events game mode that will be included in the title. Players will have the opportunity to race in 19 real events, 18 of which will be for GP and one for

    Posted 7 years ago 3

  • Dark Souls and Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Now Backwards Compatible

    Coming fresh off the heels of the announcement that three new games, including the original Assassin's Creed, had joined the backwards compatibility library, an additional two games have now joined the roster as well. Both of the latest games happen to be published by Bandai Namco, one of which is n

    Posted 7 years ago 22

  • Steredenn Release Date Confirmed in New Gameplay Trailer

    Besides a a brief shine in the spotlight last year at E3, things have been very quiet for Steredenn, the space shoot 'em up from Pixelnest Studio. A new gameplay trailer has emerged along with the newly confirmed release date. Take a look at the video for some chaotic shooting in space: <sp

    Posted 7 years ago 3

  • Drawful 2 and The Jackbox Party Pack 3 Announced

    Jackbox Games, developer behind party games like Fibbage, Quiplash and You Don't Know Jack, has announced two new titles that will be heading our way in 2016. The first of which, Drawful 2, the follow-up to Drawful, tasks players with drawing “weird, funny and sometimes borderline impossible things”

    Posted 7 years ago 15

  • VR|46 Riders Academy Gets Hands On With Valentino Rossi The Game

    Developer Milestone S.r.l. paid the riders at the VR|46 Riders Academy a visit recently to give the players a chance to spend some time with the upcoming racer Valentino Rossi The Game. After the academy members spent time playing the game with the developers, Milestone interviewed several players o

    Posted 7 years ago 1

  • Last Limb Reveals Organic Panic

    GameMill Entertainment will be handling publishing duties for independent developer Last Limb's upcoming puzzle-platformer Organic Panic. The side-scrolling and physics-based title will offer single-player, co-op action and competitive multiplayer when the game arrives digitally on the Xbox One.<br/

    Posted 7 years ago 2

  • We Happy Few NPC's React to the Player

    A new animation video has been released by Compulsion Games, developer behind action title We Happy Few. In this animation test we get to see how the different NPC's will react to the player. link hidden We Happy Few will be making its way to the Xbo

    Posted 7 years ago 5

  • Join The Thieves Guild In The Elder Scrolls Online

    The third DLC pack, the "Thieves Guild", has just been freshly released for The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited. Players can take the opportunity to join the Thieves Guild of Abah's Landing as the newest recruit amongst a crew of pickpockets, robbers, burglars and thieves. The DLC

    Posted 7 years ago 4

  • ID@Xbox Goes to GDC 2016

    The annual Game Developers Conference took place in San Francisco last week and, as usual, Microsoft brought along their ID@Xbox area with a number of developers who are hoping to release their titles through the program. Since then, Shadow Complex Remastered has been released for players to try out

    Posted 7 years ago 21

  • Deep Silver Turns Deadlight Back On For Xbox One

    Since the very beginning of the new-gen era of consoles, there has been no shortage of zombie related titles and content available to satisfy even the largest post-apocalyptic appetite. The zombie trend rages ever on with even old titles now getting a dust off and a redo for the latest hardware ava

    Posted 7 years ago 34

  • Xbox One's March Update Now Available for Everyone, Including New Features

    The Xbox One's March update which was previously only available to Preview members is now rolling out to everyone. Detailed at the beginning of the month in-depth, the update features the ability to purchase backwards compatible Xbox 360 games on the Xbox One store, the ability for Twitch streamers

    Posted 7 years ago 51

  • EA Access Adding NHL 16 to the Vault

    Just in time for the Stanley Cup playoffs, EA Sports' NHL 16 is the latest game joining the EA Access Vault, and will be there starting on March 29th. Once available, it'll be joining last year's entry in the hockey series, NHL 15, as well as other sports games, including Madden NFL 16, FIFA 15, and

    Posted 7 years ago 18

  • DOOM Details Multiplayer Modes

    Publisher Bethesda has shared some details on the different modes that we can expect in the DOOM multiplayer. The game will have six different modes from which players can choose, ranging from your classic multiplayer modes for first person shooters to some new unique twists that will keep the multi

    Posted 7 years ago 18

  • Dark Souls III Achievement List

    First announced back in June of last year, Dark Souls III is nearing release and we're happy to bring you the full achievement list. Developed by FromSoftware Inc, this is the latest instalment in the Dark Souls franchise and promises a massive adventure, masses of enemies and much more.<br

    Posted 7 years ago 47

  • XBL Sale Roundup: March 22nd, 2016

    This week we get three massive sales running at once. The Spring Sale joins the regular Deals with Gold and an extra Spotlight Sale. Huge thanks to Kennyannydenny and HolyHa1fDead for helping compile this beast. This week's Deals with Gold has a distinctly LEGO flavour, although a han

    Posted 7 years ago 125

  • HITMAN Review

    After suffering a delay, which pushed its release into 2016, and changes to its release format causing both confusion and outrage in equal measure, Agent 47 has finally returned to do what he does best in HITMAN, albeit in bite-size chunks. No matter how you choose to pay for the title, be it the fu

    Posted 7 years ago 16

  • Ultimate Head to Head Period One Summary

    At the start of last week we kicked off the inaugural Ultimate Head to Head Contest, which pits you and a random opponent against each other to earn as many achievements as possible from a common list of 20. As most of you know, over here on TA we love all things data! With that in mind we

    Posted 7 years ago 85

  • Minecraft: Story Mode Episode 5 Dated + Episodes 6-8 Announced

    Telltale Games have today confirmed the release date of "Episode 5 - Order Up" for Minecraft: Story Mode - A Telltale Games Series. Since the Wither Storm finale in Episode 4, players have been eager to find out what's next for Jesse and the new Order of the Stone. On a tip from I

    Posted 7 years ago 49

  • Rise of the Tomb Raider's Cold Darkness Awakened Out Next Week

    Announced today by Microsoft, Rise of the Tomb Raider's final add-on "Cold Darkness Awakened" will be released next week on the Xbox One, Xbox 360, and Windows 10. This is the game's third piece of DLC, following in the footsteps of "Endurance Mode" and the "Baba Yaga: The Temple of the Witch" story

    Posted 7 years ago 25

  • TurnOn Teaser Highlights World-Wide Switch Off

    A short teaser video has been released for upcoming indie title TurnOn, which highlights the game's links with Earth Hour, an annual WWF-led event that encouraged a world-wide switch off of lights last weekend. In the game, an alien creature crash-lands into a power station, leading to a city-wide

    Posted 7 years ago 1

  • Human: Fall Flat Details Emerge

    Some details have emerged about the upcoming enigmatic indie title Human: Fall Flat. The game, which is developed by one-man developer No Brakes Games, is a physics-based puzzle platformer. Much like Goat Simulator and Octodad: Dadliest Catch, getting to grips with controlling the blobby protagoni

    Posted 7 years ago 6

  • The Division's Upcoming Patch Has Some Interesting Changes

    Since the release of Ubisoft and Massive Entertainment's Tom Clancy's The Division, the development team has been maintaining the servers once a week on Tuesdays. With tomorrow's maintenance, a new patch will be applied that makes changes to both the PvE world, and the intense and adrenaline-pumping

    Posted 7 years ago 52

  • Kingdom Come Delivers Another Pair of Videos

    The vids just keep on coming for Warhorse Studios' Kingdom Come: Deliverance. Looking to deliver even more information than we received with the relatively brief beta trailer, we now have a video showcasing over one hour of livestreamed beta footage. link hidden</sp

    Posted 7 years ago 4

  • Song of the Deep On Show At GDC

    Insomniac, the team that brought us Sunset Overdrive, is currently hard at work on their new ID@Xbox title Song of the Deep. We've not heard much about the game since it was first unveiled in January, but Xbox Wire was able to get hands on at GDC last week, and found a game worth keeping an eye on.<

    Posted 7 years ago 2

  • Daydreamer: Awakened Edition Coming to Consoles

    Indie developer, Roland Studios, revealed today that its 2D platformer/shoot-em-up, Daydreamer, will be arriving on Xbox One in the form of Daydreamer: Awakened Edition. The Awakened Edition of the game aims to improve on the original PC release and includes "major gameplay updates and numerous refi

    Posted 7 years ago 8

  • Original Assassin's Creed Headlines New Backwards Compatible Games

    Just days after the news that Alan Wake, Castlevania: Symphony of the Night, and Pac-Man had become backwards compatible on the Xbox One, Microsoft has announced that three more titles have now joined the roster. In the latest batch, we have two games featuring the voice acting talents of Nolan Nort

    Posted 7 years ago 80

  • Retail Releases: Week of March 21st, 2016

    This week sees a racing theme with a new arcade racer arriving in all featured territories. Furthermore, another racing title is also released in North America following its earlier arrival in other regions. Finally, Alekhine's Gun triggers its European release this week to bring it in line with its

    Posted 7 years ago 9

  • Rugby Challenge 3 Key Features, Screens and Release Date

    Announced last year, Wicked Witch Software's Rugby Challenge 3 was hoping to release on the Xbox One and Xbox 360 toward the end of 2015. Having missed this release window, the development team has now announced a fresh release date along with a list of key features and a set of screens to check out

    Posted 7 years ago 7

  • LEGO Marvel Avenger's Upcoming DLC Details and Dates

    Those of you playing and enjoying LEGO Marvel's Avengers on the Xbox One or/and the Xbox 360, may have already noticed the five DLC packs that have appeared on the Xbox One version's game page. Warner Bros. Interactive has released details for all of these DLC packs as well as release dates for all.

    Posted 7 years ago 16

  • Battlefront's Outer Rim DLC Brings New Modes and More

    If you still can't get enough pew-pewing in Star Wars Battlefront, you'll be happy to know more content is on the way as part of the season pass. The "Outer Rim" DLC brings with it new maps, extraction mode, heroes in the form of Nien Nunb and Greedo, and weapons. This comes in addition to the free

    Posted 7 years ago 23

  • Dangerous Golf Delayed Til June

    You don't often hear golf being described as "dangerous". Sure, the occasional alligator attack could leave you with some long-term adjustments, but mostly it's just a bunch of businesspeople and retired athletes walking up and down the greens for a few hours. That's not the case with Three Fields'

    Posted 7 years ago 5

  • Below Goes Knocking on Death's Door

    GDC took place this week, and out of it sprung plenty of news which you've seen on the TA front page and continue to see now. Capybara's visually unique and atmospheric title, Below, has resurfaced with new material to share including a combat-filled trailer and dark screenshots. <span cla

    Posted 7 years ago 4

  • DiRT Rally Multiplayer Trailer

    Earlier this weekend, developer Codemasters released a trailer showing off some of the multiplayer features in their upcoming racing sim, DiRT Rally. The rally sim is offering players several different ways to enjoy the game along with their friends, including: officially licensed FIA Worl

    Posted 7 years ago 4

  • TMNT: Mutants In Manhattan Release Date Confirmed

    After the original announcement for the new upcoming game Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutants in Manhattan, we now have some brand new screenshots and a trailer, as well as an official release date. The trailer sees the four turtles come face to face with some of their well known foes, an

    Posted 7 years ago 22

  • Join the Newshounds Team!

    Yet again that time has come where we're looking for more people to join our news team here on TA. We need people who would like to devote their time to helping us get all of the Xbox related news and information onto the front page in a timely manner. You'll get to see your name on the front page o

    Posted 7 years ago 75

  • Why the Hate for Episodic Games?

    If there is one thing that was pretty consistent throughout the buildup to March 11th, it was that you, the community, thought that HITMAN should not be an episodic title. A lot of players will be waiting to start the game until later this year, after the final episode has been released. Unsurprisin

    Posted 7 years ago 118

  • Telltale's Batman Series Detailed at SXSW

    There have been very few details about Telltale's upcoming Batman series since it was first revealed at The Game Awards last December, but that changed today at the SXSW Gaming Expo. During a panel called Batman: Telltale Unmasked, a team from the studio revealed the first real bits of information,

    Posted 7 years ago 48

  • ARK: Survival Of The Fittest Revealed

    If you've been spending time in the world of ARK: Survival Evolved, which is currently a part of Xbox One's Game Preview Program, have you enjoyed your time with the online survival arena in the game? Well, developer Studio Wildcard must be keeping a lot of people entertained with the game's mod as

    Posted 7 years ago 9

  • Skylar & Plux: Adventure on Clover Island Making Its Way To Xbox One

    Grip Digital, publisher behind the upcoming The Solus Project, has teamed up with developer Right Nice Games to bring gamers the 3D platforming title Skylar & Plux: Adventure on Clover Island, which will offer a vibrant world and something different from the "cluttered world" of MOBAs and Survival g

    Posted 7 years ago 6

  • Daedalic Entertainment Announces The Long Journey Home

    Daedalic Entertainment has announced The Long Journey Home, a space exploration RPG that will offer plenty of playing time thanks to its replayability and endless possibilities to discover new locations and living beings. The game will combine the likes of Starflight and Star Control II, two "classi

    Posted 7 years ago 6

  • ONE PIECE: Burning Blood Characters Invade The Real World

    Bandai Namco, publisher of the upcoming hack & slash ONE PIECE: Burning Blood, have taken an interesting approach in the latest video released for the game. Rather than simply showcasing characters doing battle within the game, the team brought the characters out of the title and into the real world

    Posted 7 years ago 7

  • Two More Stranger of Sword City: White Palace Videos

    Following up pretty quickly on the recent bevy of videos, Experience Inc. top fans up with a couple more as we get to check out more goodness to come in Stranger of Sword City: White Palace. The first video introduces us to Mrs. Gurrba, who players will meet in the base facility within the Strangers

    Posted 7 years ago 4

  • R.B.I. Baseball 16 Arrives Later This Month

    The smell of freshly cut grass is in the air. The Cracker Jack company is reporting huge profits. Ball players everywhere are practicing their obsessive-compulsive at-bat superstitions. Baseball is nearly back, and while many Xbox fans yearn for a true baseball sim, the R.B.I. series is going on its

    Posted 7 years ago 36

  • DOOM Multiplayer Maps Detailed

    The date of the DOOM multiplayer beta was recently announced and now Bethesda have detailed all nine maps available at launch, some of which will undoubtedly show up in the aforementioned beta. The full list of nine maps are as follows: Excavation - A modest-sized UAC mining outpost. W

    Posted 7 years ago 31

  • SMITE Details Its Latest Patch - Victory Lap

    Another patch is inbound for Hi-Rez studios' free-to-play title SMITE, which is currently enjoying it's third Season. A patch was also released at the beginning of this season with a huge amount of detailed changes, fixes, additions and images. The upcoming patch follows the same format so due to th

    Posted 7 years ago 6

  • Gameplay Trailer For Skara: The Blade Remains

    A new gameplay trailer has been released for Skara: The Blade Remains, courtesy of the game's YouTube channel. This trailer shows off the game's newest mode, one that will be familiar to almost anyone that has played any team game ever - Team Deathmatch. As a reminder, the game is currently in alpha

    Posted 7 years ago 1

  • New Screenshots For Strike Vector EX

    While at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco, developer Ragequit has released some new screenshots for their upcoming space aerial combat game, Strike Vector EX. link hidden link hidden <span class="linkhidd

    Posted 7 years ago 5

  • Story Trailer For Beyond Flesh and Blood

    A story trailer for mech third-person shooter Beyond: Flesh and Blood has been released by the developer Pixelbomb Games. Featuring the classic combination of some narration and a recognisable piece of classical music, the trailer tries to explain what went wrong on Earth. <span class="link

    Posted 7 years ago 1

  • Three More Games Are Now Backwards Compatible

    The backwards compatibility list has been updated once again today. This time a trio of games have joined the ever-growing list. Among them we have one AAA title and two arcade games that were already ported from classic systems. Alan Wake Castlevania: Symphony of the Night Pac-Man<

    Posted 7 years ago 58

  • King's Quest Chapter 3 Dated

    Publisher Sierra Entertainment has announced the release date for the third chapter of King's Quest, titled "Once Upon A Climb". At the same time as the announcement, some new screenshots were also released, providing a look at the upcoming episode. link hidden</spa

    Posted 7 years ago 8

  • Oddworld: Soulstorm Announced

    Announced via their website, publisher Oddworld Inhabitants Inc. are looking to bring a sweet variety of pain and suffering to platforming fans as Oddworld: Soulstorm could be making its way to the Xbox One. Following up on Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty, the story picks up from Abe's genesis and continues

    Posted 7 years ago 16

  • Lichdom Battlemage Guides Us on Necromancy and Phase

    Two new videos have been released from the Sigil Guide Series as we learn more about the magic we will be using in Lichdom Battlemage. In the first video, publisher Maximum Games talks about Necromancy, a sigil that will allow players to turn dead enemies into undead allies that will help you in bat

    Posted 7 years ago 0

  • Digital Smash Announce ToyQuest: The Lost and The Found

    A new action platformer is making its way to the Xbox One courtesy of indie game publisher Digital Smash, who is teaming up with PC developer Hiker Games. ToyQuest: The Lost and The Found sees players taking on the role of an action figure called Brand who is on a mission to save his owner, Felix, f

    Posted 7 years ago 3

  • Three New Sword Coast Legends Videos Released

    Over the past couple of weeks, developer n-Space has taken to their Twitch channel to stream new content and gameplay fom their upcoming RPG Sword Coast Legends. Design Director Tim Schwalk buddies up with Community Manager Ash Sevilla in the first video for a first look at the PS4 version of the ti

    Posted 7 years ago 2

  • We Happy Few Necks The Bottle In Two New Videos

    A couple of new animation test videos have been released for We Happy Few as developer Compulsion Games tests out how well their character can handle his drink. After serving him some alcohol in the first video, the drink comes right back up in the second one: link

    Posted 7 years ago 6

  • Battleborn Unloads Tons of New Info

    Gearbox's next foray into crazy characters and outlandish weapons is Battleborn. Those of you who are eager to play will be happy to know the game has gone gold and a beta is on the way. It looks like one delay was enough, as the game will arrive on May 3rd. With that news today comes an in-depth lo

    Posted 7 years ago 5

  • Trackmania Turbo Open Beta Details

    As if we haven't had enough car-based craziness on the Xbox recently (with the recent release of Rocket League), we're now just a week away from getting our hands on Trackmania Turbo. Even better news, Ubisoft is hosting an open beta for Trackmania starting this Friday. From 6AM PDT on the

    Posted 7 years ago 16

  • Date Reminder for Batman: Arkham City

    St. Patrick's Day is almost here, and whether you celebrate with a green tinted beer or not, you might want to ensure you get some game time in as well. If you're still after the Storyteller achievement in Batman: Arkham City, then make sure you stop by the Calendar Man, as March 17th is one of the

    Posted 7 years ago 4

  • The Gears of War 4 Beta Begins April 18th

    If you've grown accustomed to multiplayer betas lasting for just a weekend, you may be thrilled to discover the Gears of War 4 one will go on longer, potentially much longer. The open beta will run from April 25th through May 1st. However, if you play Gears of War: Ultimate Edition on Xbox One or Wi

    Posted 7 years ago 51

  • Midway Arcade Expansion Comes to LEGO Dimensions

    Midway Arcade level packs were revealed back when LEGO Dimensions was initially revealed. If you count yourself among the many fans of retro gaming, you'll be glad to know they've finally arrived in stores. Featuring allusions, homages, and in many cases the actual original games, the Midway Arcade

    Posted 7 years ago 15

  • Critically Acclaimed Axiom Verge Coming to Xbox One

    While titles like Ori and the Blind Forest have modernized the metroidvania stylings to great acclaim, other games have committed to keeping the classic retro-bit aesthetics along with the storied subgenre. One of the most widely praised games of its kind and one of the best reviewed indies of recen

    Posted 7 years ago 9

  • XBL Sale Roundup: March 15th, 2016

    This week we get three whole sales running at once, including the Deals with Gold, a Ubisoft sale at two different price points for Silver and Gold members, and a Spotlight sale for everyone. And this isn't even the big Spring sale, which is due to land next week. First up, the Deals

    Posted 7 years ago 98

  • MagNets: Fully Charged Review

    Microsoft’s ID@Xbox program has done a great job at supplying the Xbox One with a healthy stream of games to compliment the larger releases, especially during quieter times. The developers that are benefiting from this program have, in turn, churned out games spanning a wide number of genres, while

    Posted 7 years ago 4

  • Sheltered Trailers Take You Beneath The Surface

    With new release Sheltered moving from the Game Preview program into full release today, there's two new trailers from Team 17 to celebrate this. The first trailer is a short sneak peek into an update for the game that offers you a second shelter to find, with potential long lost family members with

    Posted 7 years ago 4

  • TWD: Michonne Episode 2 Due at the End of the Month

    Just days before the television series reaches its dramatic season six finale, which is meant to deal with matters from the comic's gruesomely stunning issue #100, the middle episode of The Walking Dead: Michonne will arrive. Telltale committed to correcting their usually elongated release schedules

    Posted 7 years ago 29

  • Fallout 4's Automatron DLC Arrives Next Week

    Last month, we brought you the news of everything we know so far about the Fallout 4 DLC plans. Not to be forgotten was the fact that the season pass would be nearly doubling in price. Hopefully you jumped on that before it took effect. Now the first DLC, "Automatron" is set to arrive very soon. Foc

    Posted 7 years ago 23

  • Stranger of Sword City Releases a Bevy of New Videos

    The dungeon crawling JRPG Stranger of Sword City: White Palace is nearly here, as we're now just a week from its release, so it makes sense that the team behind it, Experience Inc., would take a moment to unload a flurry of new footage from the game. Featuring plenty of character previews among a fe

    Posted 7 years ago 14

  • Overload Hits Xbox One Crowdfunding Goal

    Another week, another successfully crowdfunded video game heading to Xbox One. Overload, a sci-fi shooter from Revival Productions, is the latest Kickstarted title, and you'll learn the studio's name is quite appropriate. Overload is a six-degree-of-freedom first-person shooter. If you're

    Posted 7 years ago 11

  • TA Stats - February 29th to March 6th 2016

    This report is for the period February 29th to March 6th 2016. Welcome to the stats ending February and picking up the beginning of March here on TA, which saw the usual changing of the guard for Games with Gold having the biggest impact on the numbers. The Big Numbers 50,302 T

    Posted 7 years ago 14

  • Air Missions: HIND Patrols The Night Sky

    Developer diary #5 has been released for 3DIVISION's upcoming attack helicopter sim Air Missions: HIND. The team has added a new feature to their engine with a couple of cities being available to fly through at night. Take a look at the new video and see if the long-distance and close up visuals imp

    Posted 7 years ago 6

  • Concept Art Showcased in New SteamWorld Heist Video

    Image & Form Games, developer behind SteamWorld Heist shine the video spotlight on the work of their art team by showcasing concept art, sketches and scrapped character designs made during the development of the title. Check out an array of different designs and see which ones you like the most:<br/

    Posted 7 years ago 1

  • Trackmania Turbo Multiplayer Trailer Released

    A new multiplayer trailer has been released showcasing a very interesting feature to come in the fun looking racer Trackmania Turbo from developer Nadeo. Players can buddy up with another driver and drive the same car at the same time! Take a look at what must be a difficult task between two players

    Posted 7 years ago 27

  • Winners: McDroid

    Our latest contest is over, and it's time to reveal the names of our five lucky winners who will each be receiving and Xbox One download code for McDroid. link hidden Comment number 462 by XI AlphaMale IX: That's my favorite price!

    Posted 7 years ago 20

  • Survival Horror 2Dark Announced for Xbox One

    New development studio Gloomywood has announced that 2Dark will be releasing on Xbox One later this year. The action-adventure survival horror title, which has been masterminded by studio head Frédérick Raynal, of Alone in the Dark fame, promises to blend dark and light environments using new techno

    Posted 7 years ago 11

  • Retail Releases: Week of March 14th, 2016

    Ronda Rousey and Conor McGregor may have lost their respective matches to challengers recently upon their return to the Octagon, but they still feature as cover stars for the latest game to be released in the UFC franchise. The title arrives in all featured regions this week on Xbox One. N

    Posted 7 years ago 15

  • Heart&Slash Coming to Xbox One

    BadLand Indie is hard at work publishing some of the most intriguing upcoming indie titles on the Xbox One, and this reveal is no different. The publisher has confirmed that it will be working with aheartfulofgames to bring their roguelike robot love story, Heart&Slash, to consoles. In Hear

    Posted 7 years ago 2

  • Stickbold! Release Date Set

    Dodgeball probably ranks among the upper pantheon of schoolyard games people play, so it was understandably exciting when Game Swing and Curve Digital revealed that they would be bringing the action-packed dodgeball title, Stikbold! A Dodgeball Adventure, to consoles. Its been six weeks since we rec

    Posted 7 years ago 2

  • MXGP2 Coming to North America

    Although we've been able to bring plenty of coverage of Milestone's MXGP2 - The Official Motocross Videogame to all of you, one thing that had remained unclear was whether the game would receive a release outside of European Markets. Now we can confirm that, thanks to a publishing agreement with Squ

    Posted 7 years ago 3

  • Cross-network Play Coming To Xbox One

    In a potentially huge announcement, Chris Charla, director of ID@Xbox, has announced that cross-network play will be coming soon to Xbox One, meaning that you'll be able to play with - and against - players on non-Xbox networks such as PSN and Steam. The first game to take advantage of thi

    Posted 7 years ago 147

  • Rogue Stormers Trailer is Made in Germany

    Following the game's unfortunate name change at the end of last year, things have been quite quiet on the Rogue Stormers front. In a new trailer celebrating the game's final launch on Steam after almost two years in Early Access, developer Black Forest Games has broken its silence with a hilarious

    Posted 7 years ago 8

  • Kyub Trailer Gets You Thinking Outside the Box with a Box

    Did you join the many gamers looking for quick, cheap and easy gamerscore in Cubot - The Complexity of Simplicity and end up thinking, "I need more cube-based puzzling action in my life and I need it now!"? Well, if you did, Ninja Egg has the answer with their new game Kyub, which takes rolling cub

    Posted 7 years ago 2

  • In Case You Missed It: Lords of the Fallen

    Many of you may remember our 'Easter Eggs' feature here on TA. Every couple of weeks we selected an underrated game that was considered to be a hidden gem and shined our spotlight on it. Now that the current generation is in full swing and a brand new library of under-appreciated titles has been sto

    Posted 7 years ago 69

  • Blackguards - Definitive Edition Coming to the Xbox One

    If you haven't heard of the title before, the original Blackguards was released on PC last year and received decent ratings from reviewers to give the game a 68/100 on Metacritic. Set in the fictional place of Aventuria within the Empire of Horasia, players were challenged with trying to solve the m

    Posted 7 years ago 14

  • New Content Coming to The Long Dark

    The Xbox Game Preview Program first came to the Xbox One last year and with its release, two titles were available. One of these was The Long Dark which is still enjoying its stay in the program. The title has seen many changes and fixes but after the a wave of new content hits the title, the full r

    Posted 7 years ago 4

  • Adam's Venture: Origins Release Date and Packshot Revealed

    As promised when we checked out the trailer last month for Vertigo Games' Adam's Venture: Origins, the release date for the title has now been confirmed along with the release of a packshot for the game. link hidden With publishing duties being handl

    Posted 7 years ago 2

  • Big Ant Studios Announces Masquerade: The Baubles of Doom

    Big Ant Studios has announced their upcoming third-person action title Masquerade: The Baubles of Doom, packed with "swift-based" brawling, platforming and puzzles to solve. link hidden With it's swift-based fighting, players will be able to chain t

    Posted 7 years ago 3

  • Sheltered Screens and Release Date Confirmed

    Along with a confirmed release date, a ton of new screens have also been released for Unicube's upcoming Sheltered. The screens come from the PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions of the title. The first batch, for the PC, showcase an advanced shelter, customise options, grave digging, repairs, an

    Posted 7 years ago 4

  • XBL Content Roundup: March 11th, 2016

    link hidden Pre-Orders Organic Panic Size: 1.78 GB Price: US$14.99 / £11.99 / €14.99 Release date: April 1st in North America and Europe Organic Panic is a super-kooky platformer with totally destructible envvironments and dynamic

    Posted 7 years ago 36

  • Remedy Channels Nirvana For Quantum Break's Launch Trailer

    take your time / hurry up / choice is yours don't be late Those lyrics, in the context of Quantum Break, are actually kind of funny. What is time, anyway? In Riverport, and for Jack Joyce, it's all relative. See for yourself in Remedy's time-out-of-joint action-adventure. <br/

    Posted 7 years ago 17

  • To Azimuth Brings Problems Both Interpersonal and Intergalactic to Xbox One

    Zack Sanford, head of [bracket] Games and the writer/designer behind Three Fourths Home: Extended Edition has today announced another peculiar title with an interesting premise. It's called To Azimuth, and it promises a narrative revolving around family, mental health, and the paranormal. The game p

    Posted 7 years ago 4

  • Sumo Digital Lands Dead Island 2 Development

    It's rather fitting that a project like Dead Island 2 would appear to be totally dead only to rise from its grave. After Deep Silver dropped Yager from the game's production, they were left without a studio at the helm for nine months. Now the publisher is back to reveal Sumo Digital as the new tea

    Posted 7 years ago 36

  • TA Competition: McDroid

    It's time for another game giveaway, and this time around we have five Xbox One download codes for McDroid available thanks to our friends at Grip Games. link hidden Our review was published yesterday, receiving a score of three out of five. McD

    Posted 7 years ago 1065

  • EA SPORTS UFC 2 Trial Added To EA Access

    There's still a few days to go until the release of EA SPORTS UFC 2. If you're an EA Access member however, you can get to grips with the game and get warmed up early as the trial for the title has been added to EA Access. Players can test out the title for up to 10 hours and everything will be unlo

    Posted 7 years ago 13

  • Lots of Killer Instinct Gameplay Footage

    Nearly four hours of Killer Instinct Season Three footage has been released via three videos on the official Killer Instinct YouTube channel. We'll start with the shortest one, a gameplay trailer for Tusk, one of the characters coming in Season Three. link

    Posted 7 years ago 12

  • New GunWorld 2 Gameplay Trailer

    For those liking what we've seen of mo7game's GunWorld 2 so far, a new gameplay trailer has been released as the developer continues to try and impress viewers with its 2D, old-school look and platforming gameplay. The video showcases the usual display of fast-paced running, gunning and jumping as w

    Posted 7 years ago 8

  • New Content and Title Update Revealed for The Solus Project

    If you've enjoyed what you've experienced so far in The Solus Project (courtesy of the Game Preview Program), then you'll be happy to know that there is additional content available now that looks to add three to five hours of additional gameplay. Filled with dozens of new mysteries and ite

    Posted 7 years ago 1

  • TA Podcast: Episode 25

    This past week, Jack, Rich and my good self forced ourselves to put down our controllers and turn off The Division for a couple of hours in order to record a new podcast for your listening pleasure. On this episode we discuss our initial impressions of Tom Clancy's The Division, what we've

    Posted 7 years ago 18

  • Final Chance to Register for the Ultimate Head to Head Contest

    If you've been meaning to register for our Ultimate Head to Head Contest but haven't gotten around to signing up yet, this is a final reminder that the registration period ends tomorrow (March 11th) at 1PM GMT. link hidden If this is the first time that

    Posted 7 years ago 46

  • McDroid Review

    When I am asked to play a game for review, I'm usually aware of its existence in some capacity before acquiring it. Even if it hasn't had much media coverage before hitting the market, at the very least I will be aware of its name. This was not the case for the latest title I received. Upon seeing t

    Posted 7 years ago 6

  • Ori Definitive Edition Detailed

    A year ago tomorrow, Ori and the Blind Forest made its debut on Xbox One and became an instant hit with both fans and critics alike. With the one year anniversary approaching, Moon Studios has laid down some details about the very-soon-to-be released Ori and the Blind Forest: Definitive Edition.<br/

    Posted 7 years ago 41

  • UEFA EURO 2016 Cover Star Revealed

    UEFA EURO 2016, the add-on to Pro Evolution Soccer 2016 that is based around this year's European Championship, is also getting a boxed release. A boxed release needs a cover and and that cover - particularly for sports games - needs a cover star, so Konami has announced their star. As the football

    Posted 7 years ago 19

  • DOOM Closed Beta Dated

    Bethesda and id Software have finally announced a date for the long-awaited DOOM Multiplayer beta. Those who redeemed their DOOM Beta codes that were included with physical copies of Wolfenstein: The New Order, as well as those who pre-purchased or purchased Wolfenstein: The New Order digitally befo

    Posted 7 years ago 44

  • Two New Premium Shows Come To Guitar Hero Live

    Six new songs from a variety of artists are making their way to Guitar Hero Live via the game's GHTV mode. The six songs will make up two premium shows - "Rock the Ages: 2003" and "Women That Rock" Rock The Ages: 2003 The "Rock The Ages: 2003" show includes "Megalomaniac" by Incubus, Ch

    Posted 7 years ago 3

  • The Elder Scrolls Online Invites You to Join the Thieves Guild

    The next DLC pack for The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited invites players to travel to Hew's Bane and join the ranks of the Thieves Guild as they work to rebuild themselves from ruin. The latest trailer for the new DLC gives us a look at some of the new environments, gear and skills that wi

    Posted 7 years ago 14

  • A New Video For Edge of Eternity

    Edge of Eternity developer Midgar Studio has released a very short video for the upcoming RPG. Clocking in at 33 seconds, the video shows the NPC system that, as they state, is very much a work in progress. link hidden Edge of Eternity is currently schedu

    Posted 7 years ago 10

  • A Couple Of Big Announcements For Overwatch

    Developer Blizzard Entertainment has made two important announcements for their upcoming team shooter Overwatch. As well as the release date, Blizzard also revealed that there will be an open beta before said release date. First up, the open beta. We'll let game director Jeff Kaplan go int

    Posted 7 years ago 14

  • Carmageddon: Max Damage Dated and Detailed

    Though the series has quite a history, don't panic if you haven't heard of Carmageddon before. The first game in the vehicular combat series was launched in 1997 on PC and the last console release was in 2000. There has been a mobile version of the game more recently, but that still may not cause th

    Posted 7 years ago 45

  • TurnOn Shines Some Light on Itself

    Perhaps Brainy Studios' TurnOn slipped under the radar when it was included in the rather massive rundown of ID@Xbox titles that were featured at last year's E3. Now, with the release of the title imminent, we have new screens and details to share with you. TurnOn is described as a "colorfu

    Posted 7 years ago 4

  • UFC 2 Trailer Demands You Finish The Fight

    They're three of the biggest names in the history of sports that reward contestants for punching their opponents in the face, but this ironic trailer from EA Sports couldn't have been more poorly timed. Mike Tyson, Conor McGregor, and Ronda Rousey all take turns telling viewers to "finish the fight"

    Posted 7 years ago 13

  • ARK: Survival Evolved Adds New Tools and Animals

    Two weeks ago, we previewed the incoming content to ARK: Survival Evolved including the instant party pairing of giant beavers and handcuffs. Those PC additions have finally come to Xbox One alongside a short list of other fixes and additions. Check it out below. - DINOS: Tame, Train

    Posted 7 years ago 8

  • Achievement Reminder: Dance Central 3's Go Shorty

    It doesn't seem like there are too many Kinect devotees remaining. If you're among the dozens, take note of this timed achievement, as it'll be available on March 9th. In Dance Central 3, the achievement Go Shorty requires you to use a character on their birthday and play the song "In Da Club" by

    Posted 7 years ago 7

  • SMITE Achievement MAY Become Discontinued

    On March 1st, the PC version of SMITE received update 3.3. Amongst the many changes in this update, one of the game's Gods, Sol, received a bit of a nerf -- her Disapparate ability no longer stuns enemies. This was done because "Sol, while still quite potent, has been performing much more in line re

    Posted 7 years ago 54

  • Star Wars Battlefront's Free March Update is Now Available

    Earlier this year, EA outlined the full release schedule of its DLC content for Star Wars Battlefront. This included both the paid expansion packs and free content updates that are available to everyone. Now, just two weeks after February's update, players can enjoy March's addition of free content.

    Posted 7 years ago 12

  • Sci-Fi Roguelike Beacon Announced for Xbox One

    Independent game developer Monothetic has announced that their first commercial project, Beacon, is coming to the Xbox One. Beacon is a top-down sci-fi action roguelike shooter with a procedurally generated world. The player takes control of a SEC Runner named Freja, who works as a freelance pilot t

    Posted 7 years ago 11

  • Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 Review

    With the success of the original Plants vs. Zombies game on the Xbox 360 and the release of Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare on 360 and One, it was surely only a matter of time before it was time to take control of our beloved plants and zombies once more. This month we have been introduced to Plan

    Posted 7 years ago 23

  • XBL Sale Roundup: March 8th, 2016

    This week we get a mixed bag of discounts across a range of titles for Deals with Gold, from Life Is Strange to Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5 with a couple of ID@Xbox discounts and some familiar Rockstar titles thrown in for good measure. We also get something fairly rare until now; discounts on bu

    Posted 7 years ago 69

  • Black and White Bushido Trailer

    Black & White Bushido has gone into stealth mode since the announcement last year, but now the developers behind this latest brawler have snuck a new video out to showcase some of the slicing and dicing players can expect come release. You'll notice that when a black ninja is on a black b

    Posted 7 years ago 6

  • Latest H1Z1 Gameplay Trailers

    The bad news is that it doesn't look like there's going to be a vaccine available any time soon, but the good news is that Daybreak Game Company has released three new trailers for their upcoming H1Z1 titles. link hidden Daybreak announced last month th

    Posted 7 years ago 5

  • Little Acre Q&A Panel

    Nearly nine months have passed since we last talked about Pewter Games' upcoming point and click adventure, The Little Acre, when we shared a video showcasing the game's visuals. Recently, the devs held a Q&A panel at PAX South, talking with streamer Ezekiel_III (the voice behind the main character

    Posted 7 years ago 2

  • PvZ Garden Warfare 2 Graveyard Variety Pack

    Unless you've been living under a tombstone, you'll know that Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare 2 is out now for the vegan zombie-lover in all of us, but what you may not know is that Crazy Dave is actually crazy. PopCap has just announced that they have released even newer content to the battlegro

    Posted 7 years ago 14

  • Thimbleweed Park Details, Trailer

    The last time we heard about Thimbleweed Park, it was a brief announcement as part of our ID@Xbox Gamescom Coverage. All has been radio silence since then, until now. Developers Ron Gilbert and Gary Winnick have released a few minor details and a trailer for the upcoming point-and-click adventure.

    Posted 7 years ago 11

  • TA Stats - February 22nd to 28th 2016

    This report is for the period February 22nd to 28th 2016. Welcome to the end of February stats here on TA where we find out if Rocket League can maintain the commanding hold it took on the tables last week. The Big Numbers 62,477 TrueAchievements gamers started a total of 88,10

    Posted 7 years ago 7

  • Retail Releases: Week of March 7th, 2016

    This week sees one of the most anticipated Xbox One titles of 2016 being released after a long wait since the latest title in the Tom Clancy franchise was announced way back in 2013 at that year's E3 event. Meanwhile, Agent 47 carries out his latest objectives this week in Europe and North America a

    Posted 7 years ago 17

  • New Buildanauts Trailers Lays Down Some Foundations

    Among the multitude of ID@Xbox trailers shown at 2015's E3 was a trailer for Touchlit Games' city-building sim, Buildanauts. In the game, you'll get to plan, build, and manage a city of your own creation. Now, a new trailer shows us a little more about making the townspeople, known as Buildanites, h

    Posted 7 years ago 8

  • Demon's Crystals Announced

    BadLand Indie and Byte4Games have revealed that their twin stick shooter, Demon's Crystals, is currently in development. The game will feature both a single player survival mode as well as co-op and a variety of competitive game modes. Among the competitive game modes are Survival, Deathmatch, Versu

    Posted 7 years ago 6

  • Kingdom Come Delivers Some Beta Footage

    With Beta access now available to those who backed the successful Kickstarter for Kingdom Come: Deliverance, it's time to deviate from the typical Update videos and take a look at the trailer for Beta access. link hidden Kingdom Come: Deliverance is

    Posted 7 years ago 10

  • Mirror's Edge Catalyst Showcases Movement and Combat

    The designers at DICE, the team behind the upcoming Mirror's Edge Catalyst, seem eager to prove that three month delay on the title is being well spent on additional development by showing off two new videos featuring the game's movement and combat. Those who have played Mirror's Edge will

    Posted 7 years ago 16

  • New EA Sports UFC 2 Screens Released

    Sure, the UFC landscape has changed quite a bit since Conor McGregor won the right to join Ronda Rousey on the upcoming EA SPORTS UFC 2's cover, but that doesn't mean those athletes are any less featured. After all, a loss makes these individuals seem human, and certainly gets people to pay attentio

    Posted 7 years ago 8

  • Disney Infinity 3.0 Highlights New Content

    Just because Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition was released over a half a year ago doesn't mean that Disney intends to stop supporting their toy-driven title. In fact, a trio of trailers has recently been released showing off new content that is in the pipeline. First up, we have a quick look at

    Posted 7 years ago 6

  • Jump Into Kick & Fennick This Spring On Xbox One

    Independent game publisher Abstraction Games and game developer Jaywalkers have come together to bring Xbox One players Kick & Fennick, a unique and beautiful platformer that follows the story of a young boy called Kick. Originally released last year on the PlayStation Vita, the title has received v

    Posted 7 years ago 3

  • MXGP2 Introduces Bike and Rider Customization

    Before riders hit the dirt in Milestone's upcoming MXGP2 - The Official Motocross Videogame, players will have the option to customize the look of their bike and rider with the different editable elements, as well as being able to change their name, number and font on their racing gear. Af

    Posted 7 years ago 4

  • Mimic Arena Releases Seven New Trailers

    Mimic Arena was first revealed during ID@Xbox's trip to PAX last year. Developer Tiny Horse Games have finally released new media for the title in the form of seven new short, but sweet trailers to check out. Each video shows a different feature in the game. From new character models all the way to

    Posted 7 years ago 2

  • Sniper Elite 4 Announced, Coming in 2016

    Developer Rebellion Studios has announced that Sniper Elite 4 is coming to the Xbox One in 2016. Taking place directly after the events of Sniper Elite 3's North African campaign, series protagonist Karl Fairburne is now off to Italy during the year 1943. Dropped onto the Italian peninsula ahead of

    Posted 7 years ago 17

  • Fable Legends Cancelled; Lionhead Studios May Close

    In a statement made by Hanno Lemke, the General Manager of Microsoft Studios Europe, Microsoft is cancelling development of Fable Legends and is in "discussions" to close Lionhead Studios, which seems pretty ominous about the studio's future. An open beta for Fable Legends was expected sometime this

    Posted 7 years ago 142

  • Just Cause 3 DLC Detailed and Dated

    A couple weeks ago, Ubisoft shared details about the upcoming "SKY FORTRESS" DLC for Just Cause 3. In "SKY FORTRESS" Rico Rodriguez will use a brand new 'Bavarium Wingsuit', which is outfitted with shoulder mounted machine guns and auto-targeting missiles, as well as "his new ‘Eviction’ personal def

    Posted 7 years ago 11

  • Learn About Elusive Targets in New HITMAN Dev Diary

    Another HITMAN developer diary has been released as Io-Interactive Lead Online Designer Torben Ellert and Online Game Designer Filip Lange-Nielsen talk about the new live feature known as "Elusive targets". Find out exactly what they are, how they work and how they affect gameplay in the new video:<

    Posted 7 years ago 8

  • Tom Clancy's The Division Achievement List

    If you've been patiently awaiting the achievement list for Tom Clancy's The Division to hit the site, the wait is finally over! Developed by Massive Entertainment and published by Ubisoft, The Division will release worldwide tomorrow (Tuesday March 8th). What are your initial thou

    Posted 7 years ago 42

  • DOGOS Video Shows Boss Attacks

    OPQAM, the developer behind Project Root, has released a video showing the work being done on a boss' attack pattern for their upcoming shoot 'em up DOGOS. link hidden DOGOS is due later this year on Xbox One.

    Posted 7 years ago 4

  • Friday the 13th Development Update Video

    Following the thrill of seeing regular Jason actor Kane Hodder in mo-cap for the game, the folks at Illfonic and Gun Media sit down and talk us through the latest development updates for Friday the 13th: The Game. link hidden Friday the 13th: The Gam

    Posted 7 years ago 2

  • Far Cry Primal Review

    The last few Far Cry games all have some things in common. Large open world... check. Psychotic character... check. Lots of unnecessary violence... check. Guns... ah, maybe not. You see, this is where the latest instalment in the franchise, Far Cry Primal, starts to differ from its most recent prede

    Posted 7 years ago 29

  • On Second Thought

    "Who wants my coleslaw?" For many years it was a question I posed to the table whenever I went out to eat. I'd tried it a bit as a kid, didn't like it, and wrote it off from that point on. I wasn't into cabbage, or the raw carrots, or the dressing. Nothing about it was "for me". One day se

    Posted 7 years ago 83

  • New Physics Adventure Manual Samuel Announced

    Publisher Curve Digital and developer Perfectly ParaNormal have come together to bring us an interesting title: Manual Samuel. Samuel, the game's main man, is just a regular guy. He works, has a woman at home, money in the bank, has good health, and all is well. Then, his health becomes void as he i

    Posted 7 years ago 3

  • Warframe Details Sands Of Inaros Update with Screens, Art and Videos

    Another update is inbound for Digital Extremes' free-to-play title Warframe. Titled the "Sand of Inaros", this update introduces Inaros, a brand-new mummy-themed Warframe along with a new quest, updates to Reactor Sabotage Missions, and plenty more. Players must complete the new "Sands of Inaros" qu

    Posted 7 years ago 14

  • Top Down Shoot 'Em Up Blacksea Odyssey Announced

    A new top-down space shoot 'em up could be making its way to the Xbox One as Team Blacksea Odyssey announced their game, surprisingly titled Blacksea Odyssey. Filled with violence, rogue-lite elements, boss fights, character customization options and more, the game will see players exploring dangero

    Posted 7 years ago 2

  • The Division Day One Patch Notes

    Using the data and feedback gathered from the Closed and Open Betas that took place over the past couple of months for Tom Clancy's The Division, the Ubisoft team has been putting the effort in to fix known issues, add more improvements and make a few key changes ready for the game's release. <b

    Posted 7 years ago 30

  • Jotun: Valhalla Edition Announced For Xbox One

    Thunder Lotus Games has just announced that their Steam title, Jotun, will be heading to Xbox One in the form of Jotun: Valhalla Edition. Jotun pulls on Norse mythology to set the stage for the action in the game, which uses a hand-drawn presentation. The action-adventure title stars Thora,

    Posted 7 years ago 6

  • Bloodstained: RotN Discusses Shaders

    It probably goes without saying, but game development is hard. It's a labor intensive process filled with trial and error before a final product is released and, even then, it often seems that the game developer in question just didn't do the job all the way. One of the advantages of a game

    Posted 7 years ago 8

  • New Crazy Pixel Streaker Trailer Released

    Crazy Pixel Streaker is the game that tasks players to take on the role of, well, a crazy pixel streaker as he attempts to steal various sporting trophies. It is certainly one of the more instantly recognizable games currently in development. With the game recently hitting Early Access on Steam, a n

    Posted 7 years ago 5

  • New Coffin Dodgers Trailer and Screens Released

    When Coffin Dodgers first came to our attention in October, it's safe to say we were intrigued by the concept of driving a tricked-out motor scooter in an attempt to escape the Grim Reaper. link hidden link hidden <span

    Posted 7 years ago 4

  • Dungeon of the Endless Release Date Revealed

    Unlike many ID@Xbox titles that have a fairly short trip from reveal to release, Amplitude Studios' Dungeon of the Endless has been pinging around on our radar since August of 2014. Since then, we've seen screens and a healthy selection of videos (including over six hours of gameplay), but we still

    Posted 7 years ago 3

  • Prison Architect Heats Up

    Back in January, we learned that Introversion Software's simulation title, Prison Architect, would be making the jump from PCs to consoles. The game puts the player in the role of a warden who has to not only keep inmates in line, but also has to make sure buildings are crafted, food is available, a

    Posted 7 years ago 6

  • Dead Island Definitive Collection Coming Soon

    To everyone's great disappointment, Deep Silver announced last July that they were all but killing their project for the Dead Island 2 title that was supposedly in the works. At the very least, it is clear that they have halted the idea until they can secure a proper collaboration with a new develo

    Posted 7 years ago 84

  • Battleborn Multiple Character Gameplay Videos

    A new set of gameplay videos has emerged from the hero-filled Battleborn from developer Gearbox Software as Shane & Aurox, El Dragón and Kleese are put through their paces in some Let's Play action. Creative director Randy Varnell, hosts the co-op action with DB Sinclair in the first video showcasin

    Posted 7 years ago 2

  • Project Cars: GotY Edition Announced

    We already know that Project Cars 2 is on the horizon, but that doesn't mean that Slightly Mad Studios has left Project CARS behind. In fact, the studio has just announced that Project CARS will be receiving the Game of the Year treatment. Along with the base game, those who purchase the Go

    Posted 7 years ago 23

  • Walkthroughs Update - February 2016

    Hello all, The community's certainly gotten off to a strong start this year -- between January and February, we have published nearly 90 walkthroughs! Along with that, you've probably noticed the new GWG panel on the front page of TA. The panel will let you know if a current or upcoming GWG

    Posted 7 years ago 22

  • Action Henk Review

    Toy Story was my first ever favorite movie. I saw it twice in theaters back in the mid-nineties. Granted, the second time was because Jumanji had sold out that day, but I could've gone home instead. It was the first ever fully computer-generated feature-length film and it birthed the Pixar dynasty.

    Posted 7 years ago 21

  • Dying Light Update Brings Four New Maps

    Techland has revealed that four new maps will be coming to Dying Light: The Following - Enhanced Edition via a content update. These maps include the following: · Under the City - a choice-based horror story · Climb Down - arcade-style parkour experience ·

    Posted 7 years ago 4

  • Livelock Trailer and Screens Introduce Us to Vanguard

    Just at the end of January, Tuque games revealed that their top down, co-op shooter would be coming to Xbox One. At that time, we learned generally about the struggle between the "Capital Intellect" - humans whose consciousness has been uploaded into robotic bodies - and "Clusters", the corrupted ma

    Posted 7 years ago 2

  • Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter Trailer and Screens

    A new cinematic trailer produced by UNIT image, winners of numerous technical and artistic awards for their work, has been released showcasing the thrilling adventure that's to come in Sherlock Holmes: The Devil’s Daughter. Rammed with clues, impressive visuals and the main man himself, a set of que

    Posted 7 years ago 15

  • GTA Online Versus Missions Week Offers Double Rewards

    The special events for "GTA Online" in Grand Theft Auto V have certainly been upped in terms of frequency so far this year. Rockstar is back at it again with another event that is live right now and lasts for a week. Put your skills to the test against other players as double RP and double

    Posted 7 years ago 21

  • Xbox Wire Gets Hands On with Below

    The Xbox Wire team recently had the chance to get hands on with developer Capybara's upcoming dungeon crawler Below which will be making its way to the Xbox One via the ID@Xbox program. The game takes an interesting approach on the use of scale as the playable character will feel "insignifi

    Posted 7 years ago 5

  • The Division's Year One Post-Launch Plans & TV Spot Trailers

    Longevity doesn't look set to be an issue for Massive Entertainment and Ubisoft as more in-depth details on post-launch plans for Tom Clancy's The Division have been released, showcasing content that will be releasing from next month through until the Winter. Well, that's for "Year One" at least, an

    Posted 7 years ago 7

  • DiRT Rally Developer Diary and Community Trailer Released

    Codemasters' DiRT Rally is available on PC but is still a month away from releasing on consoles. In the road to release on consoles, the development team has released a new developer diary in which Codemasters talks about the game being more challenging and how the feedback from the recent Steam Ear

    Posted 7 years ago 4

  • Homefront: The Revolution Details The Goliath Edition

    There's still a couple of months to go until players can get their hands on Homefront: The Revolution. This gives plenty of time for fans to check out and decide if they want to buy the newly announced "Goliath Edition" of the game that comes with a uniqe range of content. As well as a boxe

    Posted 7 years ago 43

  • Minecraft: Windows 10 Oculus Rift Screens

    Mojang is looking to leave long-lasting memories in the minds of Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition Beta players with the upcoming support of the Oculus Rift coming soon to the game. A new set of screens has been released showcasing some visuals from the hardware that are sure to stun you passionate bloc

    Posted 7 years ago 9

  • Casey Powell Lacrosse 16 Dated with a New Trailer

    Formerly known as Lacrosse 15 when it was announced back in 2014, Casey Powell Lacrosse 16 has now received a release date. We also have a new gameplay trailer showcasing some intense Lacrosse action in which players can soon participate: link hidden Case

    Posted 7 years ago 8

  • ONE PIECE: Burning Blood Videos, Screens, Art and Details

    A flood of new media has been released for ONE PIECE: Burning Blood as developer Spike Chunsoft shares new videos, screens, art and game details. Starting with the first video, we see gameplay and scenes from the story mode that will feature the Marineford arc, with key moments from the Manga/Anime

    Posted 7 years ago 7

  • Ultimate Head to Head Contest - Registration Now Open!

    We've been fine-tuning the algorithms and tweaking the rules and we are now pleased to announce that registration for the Ultimate Head to Head contest is now open! link hidden Here is a quick reminder of how the contest works: • At the start of

    Posted 7 years ago 115

  • 10 Second Ninja X Announced

    Four Circle Interact released a little game for PC back in 2014 known by the apt moniker 10 Second Ninja, which eschewed many of the trappings of modern puzzle-platformer games. In it, players tackled levels a mere 10 seconds long, but the precise timing and execution needed for success meant that a

    Posted 7 years ago 11

  • Tiny Troopers Joint Ops Review

    Some members of our community, those with slightly longer memories than they might care to admit, will remember a brilliant little RTS title from the 16-bit era by developer Sensible, a title called Cannon Fodder. Tiny Troopers Joint Ops is the spiritual successor to the classic game, mixing RTS war

    Posted 7 years ago 18

  • Imperia Online WP Update Announced

    Game Troopers have just announced an update for their Windows Phone game Imperia Online (WP). We are promised that this update "includes a series of features long awaited by the players". The list of the full fixes and updates is below. -- Ability to check the user level and empir

    Posted 7 years ago 19

  • Nine Songs Head To Guitar Hero Live

    Nine new songs are coming to Guitar Hero Live via three premium shows in GHTV: Back to the Eighties, Stadium Rock Anthems and Hair Metal Mayhem. Back to the Eighties Europe's "Rock the Night", "Kiss Me Deadly" by Lita Ford and Quiet Riot's Bang Your Head (Metal Health) make up the "Back

    Posted 7 years ago 20

  • Ori And The Blind Forest Definitive Edition Detailed

    Microsoft has detailed exactly what will be in the upcoming definitive edition to TrueAchievements' best platformer of last year, Ori and the Blind Forest. link hidden The major addition in the Definitive Edition is the new area, Black Root Burrows. Inte

    Posted 7 years ago 34

  • EA Hints at Release Schedule for Some of Their Major Franchises

    From San Francisco's Media and Telecom Conference, EA's chief financial officer Blake Jorgensen has revealed the release windows for three of the massive publisher's biggest franchises. Speaking to a crowd of business people who aren't necessarily gamers, Jorgensen had the following to say: <br/

    Posted 7 years ago 41

  • New Forza Game Teased

    Microsoft have started teasing the next game in the Forza series with a minute-long trailer announcing the Lamborghini Centenario - an all-new car celebrating Lamborghini's 100 year anniversary - as the cover car for the next Forza game whatever it may be. Microsoft do promise to reveal more at thei

    Posted 7 years ago 33

  • Three More HITMAN Videos

    Last week, there was a new HITMAN trailer - albeit one that focused on Agent 47's past. The week before that, we saw some developer diaries from IO Interactive. This week, we have both! First up, the "Season Premiere" trailer, which showcases Paris from the first episode, as well as the fic

    Posted 7 years ago 10

  • Wondershot Review

    "Oh, no..." That's the phrase that gets squawked whenever one dies in a challenge in the latest title from Leikir Studios, an arena-type couch co-op title called Wondershot. It could also be the motto for the game's unending sameness - "Oh, no...not again." This recent addition to the ID@Xbox progra

    Posted 7 years ago 15

  • Killer Instinct Season Three's Arbiter Gameplay

    Iron Galaxy, developer of "Season Three" in Killer Instinct, got plenty of practice in recently with Arbiter, the freshly announced Halo character who is making his way to the fighting title. The developers took to Twitch to go in-depth with Arbiter's movements and attacks. The video clocks in at ju

    Posted 7 years ago 8

  • The Division Dives Into Chaos With Three New Videos

    We've seen screens, trailers, gameplay videos, participated in the Alpha and two betas, and waited very patiently for the release of Tom Clancy's The Division. We played around with the Collapse Simulator and Ubisoft even teamed up with YouTube content creators to put together the highly impressive

    Posted 7 years ago 18

  • Overwatch Breaks Down Popular Community Topics

    When it comes to competitive online multiplayer gaming, there's a variety of gamers who are deployed onto the killing fields of the online world of Xbox LIVE. Some players can be extremely competitive on a level of wanting to compete professionally, some can be serious enough just to want bag some w

    Posted 7 years ago 3

  • Three New Edge of Eternity Screens Released

    A new set of screens has been released for Edge of Eternity, Midgar Studios' upcoming role-playing title that was successfully and quite easily funded via Kickstarter. The three screens flip from night to day and showcase the game's main character in a few different locations where another person ca

    Posted 7 years ago 6

  • Vampyr Debuts Moody Screens of Post-WWI London

    DONTNOD's upcoming vampire RPG, appropriately titled Vampyr, has finally revealed imagery from the game itself. Previously we'd seen artwork that depicted the city amid its Spanish Flu pandemic, but it was just that -- artwork. These screens come straight from the game engine and hint at what the t

    Posted 7 years ago 13

  • Metal Gear Solid V Expansion Arriving Soon

    Exactly one month ago, we heard all about the details behind Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain's upcoming DLC expansion. Now we've found out its name and its release date. Coming on March 15th, the expansion will be called "Cloaked in Silence" and adds three new maps (Coral Complex, Rust Palace,

    Posted 7 years ago 11

  • Just Dance 2016 Adds More Songs To Unlimited

    If you're among those who subscribe to their own dance parties by buying into Just Dance Unlimited, you'll want to know about what songs have most recently arrived. That information is now available to you, party rockers. Check out the pair of videos below that highlight what'll soon be getting your

    Posted 7 years ago 0

  • Syfy's Defiance Lives On with Season 4 Patch

    If you're among the fans of Syfy's future Earth series, Defiance, dry the tears you shed from the cancellation. The game lives on, and is continuing the story left behind when the television show was dropped. The update, called Dark Metamorphosis, brings with it a new zone, missions, enemie

    Posted 7 years ago 25

  • SMITE Season 3 Patch Arrives

    A game patch with several changes big and small has arrived for Hi-Rez Studios' godly MOBA, SMITE. It's massive, quite honestly, so I think it's best to just direct you to it on Hi-Rez's site. You can find that here. If you'd rather a quick hitting video overview, check that out below. <sp

    Posted 7 years ago 4

  • Gunscape Review

    The ability to create and share maps for games is nothing new. Ever since the days of classic Doom on the PC, players have been designing their own challenging maps and making them available for friends to try out. The success of games like Little Big Planet and Super Mario Maker continues to prove

    Posted 7 years ago 6

  • Snow Cannon Games Announces Teslagrad for the Xbox One

    The "indie sensation" that sold over 1.6 million copies on PC, Teslagrad, will be coming to the Xbox One in a matter of days thanks to publisher Snow Cannon Games and developer Rain Games. 10 new levels will also be included with the title and will be exclusive to the Xbox One version of the game, o

    Posted 7 years ago 14

  • Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 DLC Details

    The first DLC pack for Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 has been announced as publisher Bandai Namco released a new trailer showcasing the content to come in the "Shikamaru's Tale Extra Scenario Pack" DLC. Using Shikamaru, players will explore "The Fresh Green of the Hidden Leaf" sc

    Posted 7 years ago 15

  • Kingdom Come: Deliverance Video Update #13

    Developer Warhorse Studios continues to keep us updated with the release of developer diary number 13, giving us another inside look at the upcoming RPG Kingdom Come: Deliverance. In this episode, the Warhorse team introduces Petr Nusek from ARGO agency and Robert Waschka from Dum rytírských cností;

    Posted 7 years ago 4

  • Find Out What's Happened So Far in Deponia Doomsday

    A new video has been released explaining what has happened so far in Deponia Doomsday, and who exactly Rufus is. Announced only a couple of days ago, we covered some details and screens on the adventure and story to come on the planet of Deponia, but now we get to learn a lot more, including the his

    Posted 7 years ago 1

  • Payday 2: Crimewave Edition Status Update #8

    Not wanting to leave console heisters in the dark, the always energetic and passionate Overkill producer Almir Listo is back with another status update for Payday 2: Crimewave Edition. After discussing the free content promised in the last video, Almir and the Overkill team have now revealed that ev

    Posted 7 years ago 17

  • New Screens Released for The Surge

    Things have been a little bit quiet from Deck 13, developer behind upcoming RPG The Surge, since the game's announcement in December last year. Now, the team has released their first pieces of media this year in the form of a new screen and a new piece of art. The hero of the show can be se

    Posted 7 years ago 1

  • Season Three Dated for Killer Instinct

    The inclusion of Halo's Arbiter in "Season Three" of Killer Instinct was pretty big news last week. For those who can't wait to get to grips with Arbiter, as well as the fine selection of other characters to come in "Season Three", you'll be happy with the confirmation of the season's release date.

    Posted 7 years ago 18

  • Forza Motorsport 6: Apex Announced for Windows 10

    Windows 10 PC players can join in on the Forza run and get to grips with a massive selection of gorgeous and powerful cars with the announcement of Forza Motorsport 6: Apex. With the use of the ForzaTech engine, the graphics look set to stun when the engine is unleashed on DirectX 12 with resolution

    Posted 7 years ago 24

  • Dark Souls III Screens, Art and Gameplay Unleashed

    A fresh load of media has been released after Dark Souls III was part of the recent Xbox event that took place in San Francisco towards the end of last month. There's plenty of new screens, new art and also an Xbox One exclusive gameplay video to check out. As you can expect from Dark Souls

    Posted 7 years ago 20

  • Quantum Break Xbox One and Windows 10 Screens Released

    A new wave of screens has been released for the Xbox One and Windows 10 versions of Remedy Entertainment's upcoming time-bending title Quantum Break. The first two screens are taken from the Windows 10 version of the game and showcase bullet scattering and time being brought to a stand still: <b

    Posted 7 years ago 7

  • Need for Speed Adds Hot Rods and Drag Racing

    Ghost Games and EA have detailed a new content update making its way very soon to Need for Speed. Full of new cars, races, features, changes and fixes to some of the issues within the game, this content update is set to keep players racing for many more hours to come. Manual Transmission wi

    Posted 7 years ago 14

  • Rocket League Review

    After its release on the PlayStation 4 and Steam last July, Rocket League went on to surprise many people by becoming one of the most talked about titles of the year, receiving rave reviews and numerous awards along the way. Finally, after an eight month wait, Xbox One owners got the chance to exper

    Posted 7 years ago 31

  • Rainbow Six Siege Patch 2.2 Notes

    The latest patch for Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege is rolling out March 2nd for console versions. Update 2.2 includes a couple of new features, as well as a ton of gameplay and level tweaks. To continue fighting cheating in R6: Siege, Ubisoft have added a Report Button feature that will allow playe

    Posted 7 years ago 10

  • The Division Launch Trailer Released

    We first started covering Tom Clancy's The Division back in June 2013. Now, there is only a mere week left until we can actually get hands on with the full version of the game. The launch trailer has been released for the game showcasing different characters, enemy factions, and locations of the hug

    Posted 7 years ago 35

  • Ultimate Head to Head Contest - More Details

    Last week we told you about a new contest that we are going to be running on TrueAchievements - the Ultimate Head to Head contest (UHH for short). link hidden We have been working on finalising the rules and prizes and we can now give you some more detail

    Posted 7 years ago 375

  • Behind the Scenes on Alcatraz in Battlefield Hardline

    We recently covered a preview of the four maps to come in Battlefield Hardline's upcoming "Betrayal" DLC add on. One of those maps was Alcatraz, a well-known abandoned prison where players will square off as the cops try to prevent the criminals from stealing historic artifacts. In this new

    Posted 7 years ago 7

  • Xbox One's March Update Detailed

    In a continued effort to shape the Xbox One in the image of the community, Microsoft has revealed details of what updates are coming in March for the console. Outlined by Larry Hryb, Xbox Live's Major Nelson, many of this month's updates were some of the top-voted Xbox Feedback requests. This includ

    Posted 7 years ago 94

  • Battleborn Whiskey Foxtrot Gameplay

    We recently covered a set of screens alongside a Let's Play gameplay video of Kelvin in Gearbox Software's upcoming Battleborn. In the screens, we saw one of the 25 playable heroes Whiskey Foxtrot. In this newly released Let's Play video, Whiskey is the under spotlight as StealthShampoo takes contro

    Posted 7 years ago 0

  • EA Access Adds Plants vs. Zombies To The Vault

    Announced via their Twitter account, EA Access has added another title to the Vault in the form of a well-received tower defense title from the Xbox 360's Xbox LIVE Arcade. Plants vs. Zombies is the first of (hopefully) many Backwards Compatible titles to be added to the EA Access Vault. <

    Posted 7 years ago 30

  • The Walking Dead: Michonne Episode One Review

    Over the past few years, many gamers have become well acquainted with Telltale Games. Since their point-and-click adaptation of The Walking Dead back in 2012, this developer has gained an immense amount of recognition. Fast-forward four years and they have a hefty amount of titles under their belt.

    Posted 7 years ago 21

  • XBL Sale Roundup: March 1st, 2016

    This week's Deals with Gold gives us a fairly mixed bag of discounts across various titles. This includes some add-ons and, in a rare twist, DLC related to a Games with Gold offering though no DLC with achievements are reduced. Xbox One Bundles & Special Editions • Star Wars

    Posted 7 years ago 74

  • Rocket League Getting Boxed Collector's Edition

    Days ago, Psyonix's vice president of marketing and communications teased the announcement that Rocket League would be coming to stores as a physical release. Now, the full details of that release have been revealed. It won't just be a physical edition but, in fact, it will be called Rocket League:

    Posted 7 years ago 21

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