TrueAchievements news archive for October 2016

  • Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Achievements Revealed

    Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare puts you in control of Nick Reyes, a member of the Special Combat Air Recon, in an ambitious new setting to tell a gritty war story, in which the solar system itself is under threat.

    Posted 6 years ago by Jack Watling 29

  • PSA: Final Day for Overwatch's Halloween Terror Event

    Your final chance to stop the evil Dr. Junkenstein and earn four achievements is rapidly approaching! Make sure to join a boosting session if you've no one else to play with on this final eve.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 43

  • Halloween Achievement Reminders

    Halloween is a time for kids to dress up in a costume of their favorite character, collect candy and have a school party. If none of these things interest you anymore, it's a great time for achievements!

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 15

  • Battleborn: Kid Ultra Trailer

    Kid Ultra, the 29th playable hero for first person shooter Battleborn, is set to become the most lethal babysitter in the Solus System.

    Posted 6 years ago by Lucy Wood 3

  • Free Super Dungeon Bros. DLC at Launch

    For a limited time only! Not to be outdone by the heroes of the game, the Bros, the Broettes are coming at launch to restore the long lost rock stars of old.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 23

  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered Achievements Revealed

    Many people will be buying Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare this fall simply so that they can procure a copy of this remaster. Will you be joining them? Here's a look at the currently expensive achievement list.

    Posted 6 years ago by Mark Delaney 98

  • Sunday Conversation: What's The Scariest Game You've Played?

    "This is halloween! This is halloween!" Continuing our week of horror focused content, we rounded up some staff opinions on their most memorable scares in gaming's history. Come share yours with the community!

    Posted 6 years ago by Mark Delaney 134

  • The Gaming Dead: Searching for the Perfect Zombie Game

    Despite the games industry's deep affection for undead-centric stories and settings, I still find myself chasing the perfect zombie game. When will we see it and what has come close so far?

    Posted 6 years ago by Mark Delaney 56

  • Battlefield 1 Review

    Set during World War 1, Battlefield 1 takes us back 100 years to “the war to end all wars”, providing us with the best Battlefield campaign we’ve seen in years and a welcome evolution to the well-established multiplayer.

    Posted 6 years ago by Dave Horobin 24

  • Sea of Thieves Listens To The Sounds of The Ship

    Sea of Thieves' sixth Short Haul episode continues where Rare left off with more sounds of the game. This time around, audio director Jon Vincent takes us through the sounds of the ship.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 4

  • Wailing Heights Revealed for Xbox One

    Ugh, don't you just hate it when dead musicians rise up from the grave and demand you manage their comeback act? Unfortunately, that's just a minor inconvenience compared to everything else on Frances Finklestein's plate.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 6

  • Gears of War 4's First Maps Debut in November

    Gears of War 4's map rotation plan starts in less than a week for season pass holders. Gears of War 3 vets will instantly recognize the two classic maps that make up the first batch — Checkout and Drydock.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 44

  • WB Announces Batman: Arkham Origins Server Closure

    Some companies celebrate their anniversary with... well... celebration, others do it with server closures! Who am I to judge? WB Games has announced Batman: Arkham Origins' multiplayer portion will close shortly.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 155

  • Batman - The Telltale Series Episode 3 Review

    We've reached the midway point of yet another Telltale narrative-driven adventure game. With that comes the usual slowdown of action, but it leaves with a lot of promise for what remains in this season's arc.

    Posted 6 years ago by Mark Delaney 3

  • TGN First Impression: Rocket Riot (Win 10)

    Ok, this is the game's fourth platform in seven years. You've played it. You know it well. Should you take the plunge and do it all again?

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 9

  • Marvel Pinball Epic Collection: Volume 1 Announced

    A compilation of ten of Pinball FX 2's mightiest Marvel tables is on the way next month as Zen Studios have revealed the Marvel Pinball Epic Collection: Volume 1, the studio's first ever physical release.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 19

  • Gears of War 4 Celebrates Halloween With Pumpkin Ball

    Now I understand why an October launch was preferable for Gears of War 4 — so pumpkin heads could be brought back as soon as possible! Halloween has arrived via the Pumpkin Ball playlist, which offers bonus XP.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 29

  • Titanfall 2 Achievements Revealed

    Titanfall was widely considered to be one of the first must-play games of the new generation when it launched in spring 2014.

    Posted 6 years ago by Mark Delaney 75

  • A Very Short Video For Friday The 13th

    In a very short video for Friday the 13th: The Game, Jason Voorhees actor Kane Hodder has a short message for the fans following the project. Not a whole lot new is said, but Hodder's enthusiasm is encouraging.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 3

  • Don't Knock Twice Announced

    Developer Wales Intereactive have announced their next game, first person horror Don't Knock Twice, based on the upcoming film starring Katie Sackhoff. No word yet on whether she'll lend her talents to the game at the moment.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 3

  • Dark Souls III: Ashes of Ariandel DLC Review

    Dark Souls DLCs have always been of a high standard. Now that the first of Dark Souls III's two DLCs has arrived, has the quality that we expect from the developer returned once again?

    Posted 6 years ago by Marc Hollinshead 12

  • Super Dungeon Bros Weapon Class Trailers

    If your first encounter with Super Dungeon Bros was hearing the news it would be a November Games With Gold title, you're probably not the only one. Four trailers have been released to introduce players to the various classes.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 5

  • Resident Evil 7 Trailers Show How To Survive

    Capcom demonstrates the upside and downside of healing in the latest installment of the Resident Evil franchise. Sometimes it will work against you.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andrew Ogley 11

  • Watch_Dogs 2 Welcomes You To San Francisco

    The latest trailer shows off the sights, delights and the inhabitants of the vibrant city of San Francisco featured in the upcoming Watch_Dogs 2.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andrew Ogley 10

  • XBL Sale Roundup: October 25th, 2016

    This week's Deals with Gold gives us a range of offers across titles big and small whilst Shocktober brings many horror themed discounts for all

    Posted 6 years ago by Chewie 87

  • Minecraft Launches Halloween DLC to Consoles

    Mojang releases Halloween DLC bundle to consoles. The Spooky bundle includes the Halloween Mash-up, Halloween Battle Map, and the Campfire Tales Skin Pack.

    Posted 6 years ago by Damien Knox 11

  • Dishonored 2 Gets a Live Action Trailer

    Dishonored 2 joins the live-action trailer game today, with a sequence showing off Emily and all of her skills, as you are invited to "Take Back What's Yours" on November 11th.

    Posted 6 years ago by Sam Quirke 12

  • Retail Releases: Week of October 24th, 2016

    A special edition re-release of TES: Skyrim accompanies Titanfall 2 onto shelves this week, along with plenty other titles for Xbox One. Several Xbox 360 games also arrive.

    Posted 6 years ago by Keith Gray 14

  • BATMAN - The Telltale Series Episode Three Trailer

    Episode Three is imminent, so it's time for a trailer. It should go without saying, but seriously - do not watch this trailer if you haven't played the first two episodes! Consider yourselves warned...

    Posted 6 years ago by Sam Quirke 16

  • Battlefield 1 Update Fixes Buggy Class Rank Achievements

    Battlefield 1 went live worldwide just three days ago. Unfortunately, it was not without its bugs. The class rank achievements that users have reported to not be unlocking should now be fixed.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 20

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops III Double XP Week Now Live

    If you're scrambling to finish up Black Ops 3 before Infinite Warfare is out in a little over a week, a bonus event has just gone live. For the next week, enjoy double XP and double weapon XP in multiplayer and zombies.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 5

  • November's Games With Gold Announced

    November's Games With Gold lineup has just been announced, bringing four more titles to brighten up your month. A murder mystery, a new ID@Xbox title, a classic point-and-click and a love letter to the 80's...

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 110

  • Watch_Dogs 2 Hands On Preview

    We got hands-on with Watch_Dogs 2 and captured our experiences of the much-anticipated sequel. Can Ubisoft's change in setting and feel deliver the experience that the first game promised?

    Posted 6 years ago by Rich Stone 9

  • TGN First Impression: Rock Band Rivals

    Paid DLC for last year's Rock Band 4 that isn't a song pack? Let's be honestly, you've already spent $400 on songs, what's a bit more? Is it worth it?

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 30

  • TA Community Interview – ZNMS

    It's time for another TA Community Interview! This time we're speaking to ZNMS. Songwriter, executive director, gaming industry socialite - this guy has a more interesting backstory than most video game protagonists!

    Posted 6 years ago by Sam Quirke 9

  • TGN Debate: Is Destiny Better Than Halo?

    It's a question many have been circling for years now. Is it even possible to pick a winner? Today, the TGN YouTube team sit down and hash it all out.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 101

  • Destiny Previews This Year's Festival of the Lost

    It's back! "The Festival of the Lost honors and celebrates the spirits of the dead, Guardian and citizens alike. We commemorate their sacrifices and treasure their memories. We laugh in the face of Death."

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 5

  • Gears of War 4 Update Addresses Credit and XP Gain in Horde

    Last night an update was pushed out for Gears of War 4, which addressed some of players' launch-week complaints, such as XP and credit gain in Horde mode. Players can expect to earn more XP in a more balanced way.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 67

  • Moto Racer 4 Changes Release Date Slightly In New Trailer

    After revealing a release date in a short gameplay trailer a couple of months ago, Moto Racer 4 returns with another short gameplay trailer but this time with a slightly different release date.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 4

  • Hit Joins The Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Roster

    Another character joins the fighter-filled roster of Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 as Hit, the legendary assassin from Universe 6, looks ready to unleash his ferocious power on anyone in his way.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 1

  • Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Teams Up With Lewis Hamilton

    Three time F1 Champion Lewis Hamilton will play the role of an engineer in the upcoming story of Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare. Infinity Ward also reveals 'Terminal', a re-imagined fan-favourite map from Call of Duty: MW2.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 19

  • Two Free Updates Inbound for Pro Evolution Soccer 2017

    A couple of free updates will be making their way to Konami's Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 as the team do their best to keep their title looking as realistic, authentic and up-to-date .

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 2

  • Watch_Dogs 2 Pre-Order Bonus Mission Revealed

    Ubisoft reveal an exclusive mission (and outfit) only available to those who pre-order Watch_Dogs 2. In the mission, Marcus Holloway goes on the hunt for the Zodiac Killer, one of the most infamous murder mysteries of our times.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ben Terrett 11

  • XBL Content Roundup: October 21st, 2016

    Battlefield 1, Gears of War 4 and WWE 2K17 provide the highlights, while there are plenty of new bundles and indie games. Rise of the Tomb Raider and Rock Band 4 add DLC with achievements.

    Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith 12

  • Star Wars Battlefront Ultimate Edition Arrives in November

    To celebrate a year's worth of galactic warfare, DICE have announced an Ultimate Edition of Star Wars Battlefront, including all Season Pass content so far as well as the upcoming fourth instalment: Rogue One's planet Scarif.

    Posted 6 years ago by Sam Quirke 20

  • HITMAN Elusive Target Number 12 Is Revealed

    The latest elusive target for Agent 47 is revealed. It's time to start hunting down the Identity Thief. To give all prospective agents a little more information, a short briefing video is also provided.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andrew Ogley 5

  • WRC 6 Review

    WRC 6 is a title that is clearly aimed at fans of the sport, making the rally experience fun and enjoyable regardless of driver level. It's not quite as hardcore as Dirt Rally, but this is for the fans and not the drivers.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andrew Ogley 7

  • Destiny Details and Releases Patch 2.4.1

    Another patch has arrived for Destiny as Bungie look to fix a few issues and make some changes to the game with patch 2.4.1. Take a look at the list for all the details.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 4

  • Farming Simulator 17 - Two New Trailers

    Take a look at tipping and go to Goldcrest Town in two new trailers for Giants Software's upcoming title Farming Simulator 17, which is coming to consoles next week.

    Posted 6 years ago by Lucy Wood 3

  • The Top Moments From For Honor's Closed Alpha

    For Honor's closed alpha has sadly ended. For those of us who didn't get in, we can at least reap the rewards in the form of a long highlight reel.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 5

  • Here's The Main Trailer For Ginger: Beyond The Crystal

    The upcoming 3D platformer Ginger: Beyond The Crystal is scheduled to launch on Xbox One next week, and ahead of that release developer Drakhar Studio has released a trailer for the game showcasing what Ginger can do.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 0

  • The Latest Inn-side Story Talks About Sea Of Thieves' Sounds

    The sixth episode of Rare's video series for Sea Of Thieves has been released and this one is all about the game's sound design. Involved in the creation of some of the sounds are cassette tapes, some turf and a swimming pool!

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 3

  • The Division's Update 1.4 Receives a Release Date

    We've waited for quiet some time now for patch 1.4. Massive and Ubisoft has put a lot of work into the patch to further improve the game but will the wait be worth it. Fire up The Division in a few days time and find out.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 22

  • Three Games Heading To Backwards Compatibility

    Three games turn into seven with today's additions to backwards compatibility as The Orange Box joins offerings from both Hello Games and Bandai Namco as playable on Xbox One.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 72

  • The Bug Butcher Review

    Triangle Studios debuts a game on consoles that is reminiscent of old arcade titles like Super Pang (even Galaga) without being a carbon copy. The Bug Butcher has its own personality as Harry stomps some really big bugs.

    Posted 6 years ago by Cindy Minguez 2

  • Red Dead Redemption 2 Debut Trailer [UPDATED]

    Rockstar Games finally announced the eagerly anticipated Red Dead Redemption 2 earlier this week. Tune in and watch the game's first trailer here.

    Posted 6 years ago by Dave Horobin 49

  • Elder Scrolls Online Adds One Tamriel

    If you've been missing your friends on Elder Scrolls Online because they were a different alliance or level, then worry no more! One Tamriel brings everyone together

    Posted 6 years ago by Megan Walton 12

  • Dead Rising 4 Season Pass Detailed

    With Dead Rising 4's winter release date rapidly approaching, Microsoft has shared the contents of its season pass. The reveal contains holiday cheer, bonus content, and one rather "punny" joke.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 32

  • Prey Trailer Reveals The History Of TranStar

    Bethesda reveal the history behind Talos 1. A research station birthed from a very dark and deadly past fraught with betrayals and conspiracies.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andrew Ogley 10

  • Official TrueAchievements Hoodie Now Available

    With summer having drawn to a close and the temperatures dropping we thought it was the ideal time to relaunch the official TrueAchievements hoodies.

    Posted 6 years ago by Jack Watling 117

  • One Hundred Ways Review

    One Hundred Ways is a mobile puzzler ported to Xbox, and reminds us of the dark side of choosing not to curate a digital games store. It's totally avoidable unless you want a somewhat easy, but boring 1000 G.

    Posted 6 years ago by Mark Delaney 12

  • Making of the Main Theme for Shadow Warrior 2

    Before you even start to dish out the Wang in Flying Wild Hog's upcoming Shadow Warrior 2, you may want to take a moment or two to enjoy the main theme music for the title, which is sounding very impressive in this new video.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 2

  • How Sound Is Created For Gigantic

    Dan Crislip, Motiga's audio lead, discusses how the audio is created for Gigantic with the aid of real terrain and objects to deliver an authentic and crisp sound.

    Posted 6 years ago by Damien Knox 5

  • REUS Review

    Every game starts the same way with a barren and lifeless planet. Your job is to breathe life into the world using the four different elemental giants that are at your command, but how does it feel to be omnipotent?

    Posted 6 years ago by Lexley Ford 12

  • Walkthroughs Update - September 2016

    September brought forth a change in the way that we accredit original owners of walkthroughs that are ported to regional or console stacks. There were also 24 walkthroughs published.

    Posted 6 years ago 11

  • Final Fantasy XV Releases The Final Part of The English Voice Cast

    The third and final part of the voice cast series from Final Fantasy XV has been released as the voice actors behind the many characters in the upcoming title share their memories and joyful memories recording for the title.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 1

  • XBL Sale Roundup: October 18th, 2016

    In this week's Deals with Gold, Tomb Raider titles and other games join the familiar GTA V bundles. There's also a Fallout sale, discounts on Rock Band tracks and Team 17 bundles.

    Posted 6 years ago by Chewie 46

  • Two More Volumes of Resident Evil 7 Videos Released

    Volume three and volume four of Resident Evil 7's recently released video series shroud us in more mystery as the two videos showcase more short and sweet doses of gameplay footage.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 6

  • Titanfall 2 Single Player Trailer

    Titanfall 2's story puts the lens on an average Rifleman named Jack and a very unique Titan named BT. They weren't meant for each other, but circumstances will bring them together in what may just be a heartwarming tale.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 6

  • Retail Releases: Week of October 17th, 2016

    Batman returns to his old stomping ground in Arkham to retrace his upgraded steps in two acclaimed adventures. The battlefield is alive with everything from old aircraft to horses to tanks as Battlefield 1 arrives.

    Posted 6 years ago by Keith Gray 12

  • Delay Sneaks Up On Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3

    Originally announced to be coming at the end of January, 2017, CI Games has now announced that their upcoming stealthy sequel Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3 will be delayed to April.

    Posted 6 years ago by Chewie 12

  • Resident Evil 7 Begins a New Series of Videos

    A couple of videos have creeped out of the darkness of Resident Evil 7's YouTube channel as Capcom has begun a new series showcasing very brief content to come in the game.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 13

  • Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 First DLC Character Reveals

    Characters Frost & Kyabe from Dragon Ball Super will be included in Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2's first DLC pack. Those who pre-order the title can play as Goku Black on day one, and there's also a Super Stream to enjoy.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 16

  • Dark Souls III Ashes of Ariandel PVP Trailer

    The "Ashes of Ariandel" DLC expansion for Dark Souls III is almost upon us. A video has been released showcasing the new player versus player mode as fans prepare to square off against each other in some intense battles

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 6

  • A Variety of Dishonored 2 Screens

    A wave of screens has emerged for Arkane Studios' upcoming stealth adventure title, Dishonored 2. The screens showcase plenty of variety including enemies, rats, the outsider, and more.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 6

  • Farming Simulator 17 Lets Viewers Into Its Garage

    Farming Simulator 17 will come packed with over 250 faithfully reproduced vehicles. Brand such as Challenger, Fendt, Massey Ferguson, and Valtra will as well as over 70 other brands will also be included for the first time.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 4

  • Gigantic Announces Incoming Closed Beta Weekend

    Motiga will be hosting a Closed Beta Weekend in their upcoming title Gigantic. Xbox One users with the game already unlocked can get in on the beta action this Thursday.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 0

  • Raiders of the Broken Planet To Be Scored By Óscar Araujo

    Óscar Araujo teams up with MercurySteam again to score Raiders of the Broken Planet. The award-winning film & game composer is sure to deliver another fantastic set of sounds for the upcoming title.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 0

  • Shadow Warrior 2 Dishes Out Some Wang

    Flying Wild Hog's upcoming first-person shooter Shadow Warrior 2 has recently released on PC. With this release came a video that sees the game's main character Lo Wang, killing and slaughtering enemies in style.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 4

  • YouTubers Get Hands-On With Watch_Dogs 2

    Dog chases, dog-petting, stylish jumps, high speed driving, police pursuits, car surfing, hacking, are just a few of the highlights shared by YouTubers who got to play and record their hands-on sessions with Ubisoft's Watch_Dogs 2

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 5

  • Reminder: Forza Horizon + DLC to be Delisted on October 20th

    Here is a friendly reminder that the original Forza Horizon and its DLC will be removed from the Xbox Live Marketplace as of October 20th. We also feel it's important to mention some of the issues the game is undergoing.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 195

  • Two Videos for Rock Band 4's Rivals Mode

    Prepare yourself and your band for more content with Rock Band Rivals in Rock Band 4. The two videos take us behind the scenes with the new hardware as well as offering a sneak peek of "Show 1 of Rockudrama".

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 10

  • Gears of War 4's First Double XP Weekend is Live

    Seriously 4.0 in Gears of War 4 is looking to be quite the grind and includes a requirement to reach re-up 10, but at least they're not being stingy about the bonus events. Celebrate launch with this double XP weekend.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 38

  • Just Dance 2017 Full Track List Revealed

    Just Dance 2017 will be with us by the end of the month, so it's high time we found out exactly what we'll be listening to whilst thrashing around in the living room, injuring ourselves and our loved ones.

    Posted 6 years ago by Sam Quirke 5

  • Friday the 13th: The Game Delayed, New Features to Be Added

    While simple, the new trailer for Friday the 13th: The Game does help remind folks that the title is still being developed. But news of a delay, despite additional features being added, is disappointing.

    Posted 6 years ago by Chanse Wareham 21

  • King's Quest Finale Dated; Retail Collection Announced

    After being introduced almost a year and a half ago, King's Quest's story will conclude with its finale at the end of this month. "Chapter 5: The Good Knight" brings into question the validity of King Graham's memories.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 13

  • Battleborn's First Story Operation DLC Arrives

    The first of five paid DLC "Story Operations" has arrived for Battleborn, along with a freemask-grabbing 5v5 multiplayer mode and a patch fixing a whole bunch of bugs.

    Posted 6 years ago by Sam Quirke 4

  • Zombie Event Details

    Starting Monday, October 17th and continuing throughout the rest of the month, we’ll be matching gamers up and banding them together to take out the zombie horde

    Posted 6 years ago 32

  • TA Podcast: Battlefield 1, Gears of War 4 and Mafia III

    Hello and welcome to episode 42 of the TrueAchievements Podcast. This week's show is a little bit longer than normal, but that's purely down to all of the big titles that have hit over the past week - there's so much to play!

    Posted 6 years ago by Dave Horobin 1

  • Neverwinter Double XP Event Live Until October 17th

    Neverwinter is one long road. Thanks to its various updates and expansions, there is now an achievement for reaching level 70 with two characters. This weekend's double XP event should help you out.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 4

  • Mantis Burn Racing Review

    While other top down racers may have failed to deliver, in drifts Mantis Burn Racing. We've been promised "stunning visuals, tactile gameplay and bumper to bumper racing", but does it deliver?

    Posted 6 years ago by Megan Walton 14

  • HITMAN's 11th Elusive Target Arrives This Weekend

    Though the episodic assassination thriller HITMAN will be concluding its regularly-scheduled episodes at the end of this month, the live content shows no sign of stopping with another Elusive Target available starting tomorrow.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 2

  • All Gods Free and Double Everything in SMITE's Reaping Event

    It must be October. Halloween-themed gaming events are crawling out of the woodwork like insects. SMITE is throwing their hat in the ring with The Reaping, offering all gods free alongside a double everything weekend.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 5

  • Speed-Run Platformer HoPiKo Dated for Next Week

    If you like fast-paced, trial-and-error platformers, HoPiKo might be worth a look. You'll need twitch reflexes to save your friends from the Nanobyte virus. This one will be out on Xbox One next week.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 1

  • Inside Dishonored 2's Epic Missions

    Dishonored 2 is all about choice. You can be stealthy. You can be a pacifist. But you can also be a rampaging warrior. It's all your choice. But tying all of that together is an epic theme for each mission.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 4

  • Battlefield 1 Live Now for EA Access

    With EA Access, you can play 10 hours of multiplayer across five maps on four different modes. If you tire of that, there's also a slice of the single player campaign awaiting you.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 19

  • Telltale's Batman Episode 3 Dated With New Developer Diary

    Telltale has been releasing episodes regularly and that trend is set to continue when the third episode launches in less than two weeks on October 25th. Meanwhile, the latest developer diary gives insight on Harvey Dent.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 8

  • New Trailer for CDF Starfighter

    The space combat simulation genre will have a new entry later this year. Today's gameplay footage shows the Proxima Assault Simulation.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 9

  • Listen To The Clustertruck OST

    While we still have to wait for Clustertruck's release on Xbox One, developer Landfall Games have uploaded the game's hour long soundtrack to YouTube that we can listen to in preparation for our truck-filled travels.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 0

  • RIDE 2 Review

    When RIDE made its debut last year, it was plagued with long load times and never managed to leave mediocrity. With RIDE 2, Milestone has attempted to thwart these issues. Have they managed to keep that promise?

    Posted 6 years ago by Marc Hollinshead 5

  • Sea of Thieves Plays the Hurdy-Gurdy

    Composer, Robin Beanland, give us his thoughts on what he believes is the pirate instrument with the most recognisable sound: The Hurdy-Gurdy.

    Posted 6 years ago by Lexley Ford 1

  • Character Reveal For Tekken 7

    Another character has been revealed for Bandai Namco's upcoming Tekken 7, and he's a familiar face to those who played Tekken 6. For those that want an extra hint: the announcement was made at the Barcelona Games World.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 7

  • TA@EGX 2016: Taken To Task By Dishonored 2

    While gameplay for Dishonored 2 has been shown off in many different places, EGX was the first to let players get their own hands on the title. We just had to try it out.

    Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith 8

  • Titanfall 2 Singleplayer Details and Trailers

    Respawn's taking a unique approach to designing the campaign that centers around all of Titanfall's unique attributes. Together with great characters, they hope to create an amazing single player experience.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 12

  • Create Your Own Cinematic Content in Battlefield 1

    Creating cinematic content in Battlefield 1 will be easy and more accessible than it has been in the past for console users. Take a look at the Spectator Mode in action as well as learning more about the upcoming feature.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 3

  • Launch Trailer Released for Clockwork

    Atto is set to traverse more than 60 steampunk-inspired 2D gameplay levels in the Watchtower, tackling many different puzzles and taking on big bosses along the way when the new title is released later in 2016.

    Posted 6 years ago by Keith Gray 0

  • Viral Event Update

    Viral Event 2016 is almost over, so here's a quick reminder on how you can get involved and help spread and earn some viral achievements.

    Posted 6 years ago 48

  • HITMAN's Season Finale Dated and Detailed

    Agent 47 bids adieu to the first episodic season of HITMAN, which will culminate at the end of this month with a finale set in Hokkaido, Japan. The story concludes with an intriguing final mission entitled "Situs Inversus."

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 7

  • The Intro for Shadow Warrior 2 Revealed

    Yeah, you've got the power! Or so he sang. Shadow Warrior 2's intro is the perfect mix of 80's/90's action hero and bloody death that anyone could get into.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 5

  • Yesterday Origins Delayed Once More

    It's just not game publisher Microids' day. After recently delaying Syberia 3, they have now announced that Yesterday Origins will not be releasing as intended on October 13th and will instead be releasing next month.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 1

  • Furi Announced

    Furi is a character action game in the same vein as Ninja Gaiden or Metal Gear Rising with a focus on spectacular boss battles and an engaging art style.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 4

  • Everspace Preview

    Currently only available via the preview program, Everspace was teased as a roguelike space shooter with countless possibilities. This preview looks at the game in its current state before the eventual full release next year.

    Posted 6 years ago by Megan Walton 3

  • We Happy Few Video - Improved Conversation System

    Survival roguelike adventure We Happy Few, currently in Preview on Xbox One, is set to receive a major overhaul to its encounter systems to improve realism and reduce bugs.

    Posted 6 years ago by Lucy Wood 3

  • Cuphead Receives Release Window

    Originally unveiled at E3 2014, Cuphead was starting to seem like a game that when all is said and done, we'll have spent more time reading about its progress than actually playing it. A release window has been announced.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 26

  • Skylanders Imaginators Achievement List

    What started as an adventure on the Playstation for Spyro has evolved into a huge series of collectible toys. The next new step with Skylanders Imaginators is the ability to create your own characters.

    Posted 6 years ago by Megan Walton 6

  • Battlefield 1 Achievement List

    This time period marks the 100 year memorial of one of the dirtiest events to ever happen on Earth's soil: World War 1. This was the second most bloody event ever with countless lives lost, only surpassed by World War 2.

    Posted 6 years ago by Gabriel Kreulen 42

  • Four More Titles Now Backwards Compatible

    Joining the backwards compatibility program this week we've got dinos, dragons, bicycles and battle stations. Today we add another four titles to the growing library of Xbox 360 games that can now be played on Xbox One.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 54

  • XBL Sale Roundup: October 11th, 2016

    As well as a decent amount of Deals with Gold offers, including some indie discounts, there's a massive Xbox 360 Super Sale with some rare DLC savings. A big list of Rocksmith tracks rounds things off.

    Posted 6 years ago by Chewie 62

  • Overwatch's Halloween Terror Event Begins

    New skins and other items await in the special Halloween Terror event. There's also a new brawl, Junkenstein's Revenge, which offers co-op horde mode and new achievements.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 23

  • Manual Samuel Review

    In collaboration with developer Perfectly ParaNormal, Manual Samuel is the latest offering from Curve Digital and it's a game that can make you laugh out loud.

    Posted 6 years ago by Cindy Minguez 5

  • WWE 2K17 Achievement List

    We've already seen this year's WWE title share its achievement list for last gen consoles. What does the wrestling sim have in store for Xbox One players? Historically the lists vary.

    Posted 6 years ago by Mark Delaney 27

  • Production Confirmed for a New Beyond Good & Evil

    Michel Ancel has been tugging on the heartstrings of Beyond Good & Evil fans for the better part of a decade. More teasers have been released and a new game has been outed. Could this finally be it?

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 25

  • TA@EGX 2016: Little Nightmares Preview

    Little Nightmares places players in the yellow raincoat of a small child called Six. She's currently living in a nightmare, stuck on a haunted ship called The Maw.

    Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith 2

  • Retail Releases: Week of October 10th, 2016

    The full release of Gears of War 4 is accompanied by bundle packs from the Far Cry and Metal Gear Solid franchises. There is plenty of variety elsewhere too.

    Posted 6 years ago by Keith Gray 8

  • The Hunt For Loot Improves In The Division's Update 1.4

    The Division's changes we've covered so far look very promising, but will the changes to loot hunting be good enough to put the time into actually finding these new and improved items? Take a look for yourself.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 17

  • Revamped Prey Trailer Features a Female Lead

    When we were first introduced to our hero, Morgan Yu, we thought he seemed quite interesting. Now, Morgan Yu is just as interesting but also female. The choice is yours!

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 11

  • Wasteland 3 Successfully Funded

    On the heels of its critically-successful predecessor, this turn-based RPG strikes out into the new land of icy, post-apocalyptic Colorado. With new features, the game hopes to be better than ever before.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 15

  • TGN First Impression: Manual Samuel

    In Manual Samuel, you strike a deal with the devil where you have to do everything manually for 24 hours. What does that mean for us as a player? Can you walk up a set of stairs?

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 4

  • TA Community Interview - SpiralGamerpro

    Today's interview is a rare TA staff interview with everyone's favorite walkthrough manager! We know he has a passion for proofreading walkthroughs, but in today's interview he spills his heart out and confesses all.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 53

  • TGN First Impression: Clustertruck

    Have you ever wanted to play Frogger but on semi-trucks and in first person view? Yes. Well, now's your chance. Our first impression gives you the details on this rather unique title.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 10

  • TGN Debate: Do Collectibles Ruin Video Games?

    It's an argument as old as time itself: do collectibles ruin video games? There's two sides to every coin, and TGN's own Renn and Josh are here today to hash it all out.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 138

  • Explore the World of Torment: Tides of Numenera

    One billion years in the future, what will your legacy be? It will be the rise and fall of nine human civilizations. Technology so alien it seems like magic will be available to discover, and discover it you will.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 6

  • XBL Content Roundup: October 7th, 2016

    We're back to a normal week and a normal format. Mafia III is the headliner, while WRC 6 and RIDE 2 bring racing fun to Europe. Ultimate Edition holders will also be away playing Gears of War 4.

    Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith 8

  • EA Access Throws Back With an Infusion of PopCap Games

    EA isn't very good at keeping a secret. After leaks upon leaks earlier this week (rhyme unintentional), they have officially announced the EA Access addition of six backwards compatible PopCap games.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 36

  • Axiom Verge Review

    True nostalgia without the need of rose tinted spectacles. A brilliant addition to the 'Metroidvania' genre packaged in a wonderful homage to the 8-bit origins. A must-have title for the fans of the genre.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andrew Ogley 20

  • Mantis Burn Racing Drifts Into Release Next Week

    Top-down racer Mantis Burn Racing sparked an interest in our community from its first announcement. The game will be debuting in the ID@Xbox program next week and has received very positive feedback at gaming conventions.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 9

  • Patch and Trial Available Now for ReCore [UPDATE]

    Last month's exclusive platformer ReCore has seen many improvements since launch and the developers are confident you're going to love what you play. The buggy achievements have also been fixed.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 29

  • Syberia 3 Delayed to 2017

    Aside from some re-releases including Syberia and Syberia 2 for the Xbox 360, fans of the series haven't caught up with Kate Walker since the second installment's original launch in 2004. And they'll have to wait a little longer.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 11

  • TA@EGX 2016: The Evolution of Oddworld

    At EGX, Frima Studio's game designer Matt Glanville took to the developer session stage to take a look at the design of the previous Oddworld titles and how this affects the development of Oddworld: Soulstorm.

    Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith 4

  • Dead Synchronicity: Tomorrow Comes Today Announced

    It's nearly Halloween, so it seems appropriate to tell you about a creepy point-and-click dystopia in which people dissolve into blood on a regular basis. No release date yet, but Dead Synchronicity is heading to Xbox One.

    Posted 6 years ago by Sam Quirke 4

  • SMITE Double Fantasy Points Weekend

    As the jam-packed fall release season begins, it's easy to forget about the free-to-play titles that often demand our attention, too. Earn double fantasy points for both wins and predictions in this weekend's SMITE event.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 3

  • The Jackbox Party Pack 3 Dated

    If the intensity meter on that Outlast 2 demo was set a few notches too high for you, there is something more whimsical you could engage in on Halloween night... squeeze onto the couch for some Jackbox!

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 11

  • Mordheim: City of the Damned Preps for October Launch

    Though Mordheim: City of the Damned launched for PC late last year, it took a little more time in journeying to consoles. The release date has been revealed for the single and multiplayer RPG -- and it's soon!

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 7

  • GRIDD: Retroenhanced Trailer Brings the Neon & the Synth

    Indie developer Antab Studio has released an updated gameplay trailer for their upcoming shooter GRIDD: Retroenhanced, which features procedurally generated action and plenty of neon and synthwave

    Posted 6 years ago by Chewie 1

  • Meet The New Mob In Mafia III

    Lincoln starts his own family full of underbosses to help him in his mission of revenge. Meet the different characters who each offer their own ways to make your time in New Bordeaux a little bit easier.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 3

  • Ubisoft Discuss For Honor's Closed Alpha In Latest Video

    After the recent For Honor closed Alpha, producer Stephane Cardin sat down to talk about feedback and changes being made, including the unfortunate news that the game will no longer have split-screen multiplayer.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 5

  • New Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered Screenshots

    While the Modern Warfare Remastered campaign is out now on PS4, we'll have to wait a month until Infinite Warfare launches. To help relieve that wait a little, Infinity Ward have released a few screenshots from the game.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 18

  • Remote Access Episode 3 Discusses Watch_Dogs 2's Story

    With Watch_Dogs 2 just over a month away, Ubisoft have released a new episode in their "Remote Access" series where the people involved in its creation talk about the game. In the third episode, we hear about the story.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 2

  • Gears of War 4 Review

    With The Coalition at the helm, many fans are apprehensive as to how the latest title will fare. Will it meet the standards set by Epic's trilogy, or will it be seen as a flop like People Can Fly's Gears of War: Judgment?

    Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith 79

  • Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands Goes On A Stealthy Mission

    Ubisoft have put together a walkthrough demo of a Stealth Takedown Mission in Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands as the team of Ghosts decide to wait until nightfall before beginning their dangerous mission.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 5

  • Yooka Laylee to Receive Physical Release

    In a blog post appropriately titled "Thinking Inside the Box," Playtonic Games detailed their plans to release a physical version for Yooka-Laylee. If you already backed it, there will be options to upgrade to the retail version.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 10

  • WRC 6 Blends The Virtual with Reality In A New Video

    Prepare yourself for some sweet rally action as Kylotonn Games warms us up with a new video for WRC 6 which mixes real world racing with the virtual reality offering coming in a couple of days.

    Posted 6 years ago by Ashley Woodcock 3

  • Voodoo Vince: Remastered Announced

    In a world where "remasters" are announced before games even celebrate their fifth anniversaries (yes, Skyrim, I'm talking about you), there comes one man — doll — actually deserving of redemption... Voodoo Vince.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 30

  • Gears of War 4 Achievement List

    Seriously? In the English language, it's an expression that we frequently use to double check if someone really meant what they said. In the gaming community it has taken on another meaning entirely.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 52

  • Outlast 2 Demo Available for a Limited Time

    Hurry! Stockpile the reserves — energy drinks, cozy stuffed animals, new underwear on standby, wall padding so your neighbors can't hear you scream like a little girl — there's an Outlast 2 demo to play!

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 18

  • GTA Online's Bikers Update is Live With a Trailer, Screens and More

    If you're looking for that "The Last and the Damned" brotherhood feel, Grand Theft Auto V Online's "Bikers" update is now live. To see what you'll be getting yourselves into with the new content, check out the trailer and screens.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 4

  • FIFA 17 Review

    After seeing what Konami had to offer a couple of weeks ago, it's the turn of EA and FIFA 17 to show us what it's got. As well as a new engine, the intriguing new story mode has people excited but does it live up to the promise?

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 11

  • Kick & Fennick Update Fixes Achievement

    People who have Kick and Fennick on their gamertag may be well aware of the unobtainable achievement. Well fear not, for the achievement is now fixed, with a few costumes thrown in for good measure.

    Posted 6 years ago by Megan Walton 6

  • See the Horde in Warhammer 40K: Inquisitor - Martyr

    You kind of expect rivers of blood in Warhammer. It's a violent world. But what of the Horde, a river of enemies coming like an avalanche to smother you as you adventure? Well, now you can expect that too. With glee.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 3

  • Winners: Gears of War Mega Giveaway

    Our Gears of War mega giveaway where we were giving you the chance to win each of the previous Gears console releases ended yesterday, and today it's time to see who our lucky winners are.

    Posted 6 years ago by Dave Horobin 18

  • Three More Titles To Become Backwards Compatible

    You'll soon be able to do some Super Sonic Racing on Xbox One as Sonic & All Stars Racing Transformed becomes backwards compatible alongside two games from the Puzzle Quest series, 2 and Galactrix.

    Posted 6 years ago by Andy Mills 41

  • XBL Sale Roundup: October 4th, 2016

    This week's Deals with Gold is very Ubisoft-centric with titles big and small on offer across both consoles. There are a few indie titles discounted on the One. There's also a Ubisoft bundle sale for everyone.

    Posted 6 years ago by Chewie 49

  • TA@EGX 2016: Gears of War 4 Brings Horde 3.0 to the Party

    Microsoft didn't have much of a presence at EGX but the title that they did bring was a big draw for the crowds of attendees. We checked out Horde 3.0 to see just how the fans' favourite co-op mode was faring.

    Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith 10

  • Retail Releases: Week of October 3rd, 2016

    There is another big week ahead as the latest Gears adventure begins early, and crime-fighting fans can venture out on to the streets of New Bordeaux in the latest Mafia outing

    Posted 6 years ago by Keith Gray 17

  • Bonus Credits for Playing Rise of the Tomb Raider Next Week

    Credits are used to purchase card packs, which can be both humorous and challenging and serve as great ways to increase the replayability of the game. You can get 100,000 for free by playing next week.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kevin Tavore 33

  • The Escapists 2 Announced

    2015's The Escapists sold over 1.8 million copies, developer Mouldy Toof revealed. The popular game also earned itself a licensed tie-in with The Walking Dead. What's next for the series? The Escapists 2, of course.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 14

  • Leap Frog Interview With Infamous

    Today's interview brings an end to our Leap Frog coverage for another year, and what better way to finish than hearing from our overall winner, Infamous.

    Posted 6 years ago by Dave Horobin 36

  • Leap Frog Interview With ORIGENxGarboMan

    We're back for day two of this year's Leap Frog interviews. Today it is the turn of our second joint runner-up, ORIGENxGarboMan.

    Posted 6 years ago by Dave Horobin 22

  • Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap Shows Off Progress in New Dev Diary

    In June we got our first peek at developer Lizardcube's complete re-imagining of the classic SEGA Master System game Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap. In the latest diary, we see more of the game as the team travels to Japan.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 11

  • Minecraft: Story Mode to Receive Complete Disc Compilation

    Earlier this year, Minecraft: Story Mode - A Telltale Games Series fans were surprised when three more episodes were announced for the five-installment episodic series. Finally there is an option to buy all eight episodes at once.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 34

  • The Odyssey Continues in SMITE's Rising Flames Patch

    SMITE patches are as regular as Chronos' ever-ticking clock. Hot on the heels of "The Odyssey" update, the "Rising Flames" patch will continue the epic adventure its predecessor started with new quests, skins and more.

    Posted 6 years ago by Kelly Packard 7

  • Homefront: The Revolution DLC Released

    The first single player expansion runs as a prologue to the main storyline, as Benjamin Walker has to deal with the threat of the '90' while trying to meet up with the Resistance.

    Posted 6 years ago by Keith Gray 4

  • Leap Frog Interview With K4rn4ge

    This year's Leap Frog contest ended a few weeks ago. Like last year, we thought it would be interesting to hear from the final three participants. First up is the turn of joint runner-up, K4rn4ge.

    Posted 6 years ago by Dave Horobin 27

  • XBL Content Roundup: September 30th, 2016

    Due to my attendance at EGX, we weren't able to publish a store update last week. As such, this week's store update includes two weeks of content and we're keeping it brief again.

    Posted 6 years ago by Rebecca Smith 7

  • Mafia III Achievement List

    We haven't seen Take-Two's other open world crime drama release a new game in over half a decade, but that all changes soon. New studio Hangar 13 is comprised of industry and series veterans.

    Posted 6 years ago by Mark Delaney 44

  • Osiris: New Dawn Headed to Xbox One in 2017

    Did you watch movies like "The Martian" and "Interstellar" and feel like there was something missing? Guns, mechs, aliens and multiplayer battles perhaps? Try this space survival simulator for size when it releases next year.

    Posted 6 years ago by Sam Quirke 7