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Gears of War 4 Double XP Weekend Now Live

As promised, a Gears of War 4 Double XP Weekend has gone live following its earlier downtime. According to the announcement, players can earn the double XP in "any Versus or Horde playlist, plus Private Horde."

Posted 13 hours ago by Kelly Packard, 25 comments

We Are Switching Our Live Streams to Beam - Here's Next Week's Schedule

We're switching to streaming on our new Beam channel next week, so make sure you follow us on there if you'd like to be notified whenever we go live.

Posted 14 hours ago by Dave Horobin, 11 comments

TA Podcast: Rise & Shine, Dead Effect 2, RWBY, Pit People and More

Welcome to the 53rd episode of the TrueAchievements Podcast, where despite the lack of any big games so far this year, we've managing to keep ourselves busy with games from our backlogs and ID@Xbox games.

Posted 17 hours ago by Dave Horobin, 5 comments

Pit People - First Hour of Gameplay

Yesterday afternoon, Rich and Jack streamed the first hour of Pit People, the latest release from The Behemoth which entered the Xbox Game Preview program last Friday.

Posted 20 hours ago by Dave Horobin, 5 comments

Dead Effect 2 Review

A space opera with zombies on a derelict ship seems like a perfect opportunity to take out your guns and begin a slaughter. Or at least it should have been.

Posted 21 hours ago by Kevin Tavore, 43 comments

Pix the Cat Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for Pix the Cat. There are 11 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, 1 of which is secret (to reveal the details of the secret achievement, please use [url=https://www.trueachievements.com/game/Pix-the-Cat/achievements?secrets=1]this link[/url])

Posted 23 hours ago by Rich Stone, 9 comments

I Am Bread Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for I Am Bread. There are 35 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, 4 of which are secret (to reveal the details of the secret achievements, please use [url=https://www.trueachievements.com/game/I-Am-Bread/achievements?secrets=1]this link[/url])

Posted 23 hours ago by Rich Stone, 22 comments

SMITE Double Everything Weekend Boosts Worshipers, XP and Favor

Despite a Party Up event being on offer just last weekend, there are already more opportunities to boost your worshipers, XP and favor in SMITE. And this time, you don't have to have friends! Yay!

Posted 2 days ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

Siegecraft Commander Review

Whilst tower defense may not be everyones cup of tea, Siegecraft Commander has introduced a new gameplay feature. Throwing towers rather than building them is definitely unique, but how does the game stand up?

Posted 2 days ago by Megan Walton, 5 comments

RWBY: Grimm Eclipse - First Hour of Gameplay

Yesterday, Rich and Jack streamed the first hour or so of the new ID@Xbox release from Rooster Teeth Games, RWBY: Grimm Eclipse.

Posted 2 days ago by Dave Horobin, 5 comments

Spheroids Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for Spheroids. There are 16 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret

Posted 2 days ago by Rich Stone, 10 comments

TA Competition: Nevermind

We're giving away two Xbox One download codes for the recently released ID@Xbox game from Flying Mollusk, Nevermind.

Posted 2 days ago by Dave Horobin, 1165 comments

Neverwinter Double XP Event Live Soon

Starting Thursday morning and running until Monday morning, Neverwinter will be hosting a double XP event. It is just what it sounds like... double XP on all your endeavors for the duration of the event!

Posted 3 days ago by Kelly Packard, 17 comments

Sylvio Review

Rather appropriately, Sylvio is a game that crept up almost out of nowhere onto the Xbox digital store. Its list of flaws is lengthy but yet, for diehard horror fans, there's enough here to merit the ghost hunt.

Posted 3 days ago by Mark Delaney, 10 comments

Sylvio - First Hour Of Gameplay

Watch as Jack and Rich take on Stroboskop's survival horror title, Sylvio, while attempting to earn as many of the game's 19 achievements as possible.

Posted 3 days ago by Dave Horobin, 8 comments

Nevermind Review

Those that are interested in Nevermind for the horror elements will probably be disappointed, but a compelling premise and well-built atmosphere may mean a better time with the game for others.

Posted 3 days ago by Andy Mills, 17 comments

Toby: The Secret Mine Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for Toby: The Secret Mine. There are 10 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, 8 of which are secret (to reveal the details of the secret achievements, please use [url=game/Toby-The-Secret-Mine/achievements&secrets=1]this link[/url])

Posted 4 days ago by Rich Stone, 4 comments

Dead Effect 2 - First Hour Of Gameplay

Watch Rich and Jack tackle the first hour of BadFly Interactive's new Zombie Shooter, unlocking 12 achievements for 100 GamerScore

Posted 4 days ago by Rich Stone, 9 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: January 17th, 2017

A pattern's beginning to emerge in Deals with Gold as again we get a selection of mostly smaller and indie titles on the One, whilst the 360 again gets a simulation title discounted along with that rare sighting, its DLC.

Posted 4 days ago by Chewie, 85 comments

Winners: Dishonored Definitive Edition

Our latest contest ended last night, and it is now time to reveal the names of our lucky winners who will each be receiving an Xbox One download code for Dishonored Definitive Edition.

Posted 4 days ago by Dave Horobin, 15 comments

Weekend Headlines Jan 13-15th: Announcements, Updates and Trailers

At the end of last week, Nintendo revealed more details and games for their upcoming console. You would be forgiven for thinking that it was all that happened last weekend, but you would be wrong.

Posted 4 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 9 comments

Acorn Assault Rodent Revolution Review

High Tale Studios' new title Acorn Assault Rodent Revolution is a strategy game that has you battling through the French Revolution as a squirrel, defending your acorns from the greedy king Louis and Marie Antoinutte.

Posted 5 days ago by Cindy Minguez, 16 comments

RWBY: Grimm Eclipse Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for RWBY: Grimm Eclipse. There are 31 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, 2 of which are secret (to reveal the details of the secret achievements, please use [url=game/RWBY-Grimm-Eclipse/achievements&secrets=1]this link[/url])

Posted 5 days ago by Rich Stone, 19 comments

Gears of War 4 Fixes Still Processing for Weekend Downtime, Events Extended

As those who attempted to play Gears of War 4 this weekend are well aware, The Coalition's newest entry into the series had a rough couple of days with connectivity issues, rewards not processing and more.

Posted 5 days ago by Kelly Packard, 32 comments

2016 Leaderboards - How Did You Do?

We've built leaderboards for the whole of 2016: TrueAchievement Score, Gamerscore, Achievements Won and many others across all regions, platforms and genres. See how you scored and share it with the world!

Posted 5 days ago by Rich Stone, 64 comments

The Sun and Moon Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for The Sun and Moon. There are 12 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret

Posted 5 days ago by Rich Stone, 10 comments

TA Twitch Recap For Week Commencing Jan 9th

Last week, we streamed three ID@Xbox games over on our Official Twitch channel, playing the first hours of each title, and sharing our early impressions of the games.

Posted 5 days ago by Dave Horobin, 2 comments

This Is The Police Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for This Is The Police. There are 10 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, all of which are secret

Posted 5 days ago by Rich Stone, 21 comments

TA Competition: Dishonored Definitive Edition

As one contest ends another one begins, and this time around we are giving away two Xbox One download codes for Dishonored Definitive Edition.

Posted 8 days ago by Dave Horobin, 1031 comments

Winner: Tom Clancy's The Division

Our latest contest to win an Xbox One download code for Tom Clancy's The Division has just drawn to a close, and it is now time to reveal who random.org has chosen to be our lucky winner.

Posted 8 days ago by Dave Horobin, 17 comments

The Assembly Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for The Assembly. There are 10 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, 19 of which are secret

Posted 8 days ago by Rich Stone, 8 comments

Happy Wars Rank Up Campaign Now On

Coinciding with the "Save The Demon KING" EVENT, Happy Wars now has another event live too. The "Rank Up Campaign" allows you to earn 30% extra score in multiplayer modes.

Posted 8 days ago by Megan Walton, 20 comments

Game Of The Year 2016 - Stat Round Up

Do you want to know where your favourite game finished in our Game of the Year Awards? Read on as we wind up our Game of the Year 2016 with a feast of statistics.

Posted 8 days ago by Cee Jay, 37 comments

Pit People Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for Pit People. There are 14 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret

Posted 8 days ago by Rich Stone, 16 comments

Sylvio Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for Sylvio. There are 11 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, 8 of which are secret

Posted 8 days ago by Rich Stone, 9 comments

Rise & Shine Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for Rise & Shine. There are 9 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, 5 of which are secret

Posted 8 days ago by Rich Stone, 6 comments

Dead Effect 2 Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for Dead Effect 2. There are 100 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret

Posted 9 days ago by Rich Stone, 24 comments

SMITE Party Up Weekend Offers Double Worshipers, XP and Favor

Whether it be god masteries, leveling up, or trying to earn enough favor for an in-game skin, the approaching Double Everything Weekend in SMITE should be of aid. This applies to worshipers, XP and favor.

Posted 9 days ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

Rise & Shine Review

Beautiful visuals and smart boss fights come together to make this indie run and gun something special, but it's certainly not without its faults. Plus it's kind of similar to Dark Souls.

Posted 9 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 7 comments

Halo Wars 2 Beta for New Blitz Card Game; Windows 10 Retail Editions Revealed

It's no secret that card games are trendy right now. The Halo universe joins the trend with Blitz, their new card game within Halo Wars 2. Test your hand — literally — with the beta later this month.

Posted 9 days ago by Kelly Packard, 49 comments

[UPDATE] DC Universe Online Celebrates Sixth Anniversary with New In-Game Events

To celebrate DC Universe Online's sixth anniversary, Daybreak Games has put together some time limited in-game events that are live right now. Read on for more details, screens, and a video.

Posted 10 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 36 comments

HITMAN Elusive Target #18

The Chameleon is HITMAN's 18th Elusive Target and will be available for you to take down starting January 13th. Don't forget, you get ONE chance to take him out. Special contract conditions will be a part of this target too.

Posted 10 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 12 comments

For Honor Closed Beta Weekend Approaches

Since For Honor's announcement at E3 2015, it seems like we've seen every step of the game's progress. Ubisoft will be hosting a beta weekend at the end of this month, one of the last chances to try the game before its launch.

Posted 10 days ago by Kelly Packard, 8 comments

Halo Wars: Definitive Edition Review

With the imminent release of Halo Wars 2 on the horizon, Halo Wars: Definitive Edition gives players another chance to return to the battlefield as well as possibly introducing new fans to the series.

Posted 11 days ago by Lexley Ford, 25 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: January 10th, 2017

This week's DwG gives us a selection of indie titles on the One whilst the 360 gets a set of discounts entirely given over to the Tropico franchise. Meanwhile, everyone gets access to a sale on Rock Band 4 & track packs.

Posted 11 days ago by Chewie, 56 comments

Battle Islands: Commanders Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for Battle Islands: Commanders. There are 14 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret

Posted 11 days ago by Rich Stone, 38 comments

Nevermind Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for Nevermind. There are 17 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret

Posted 11 days ago by Rich Stone, 8 comments

Crypt of the Serpent King Review

Crypt of the Serpent King is a port of an Xbox 360 Indie title, a simple dungeon crawler full of stereotypical high fantasy enemies. If you've seen screenshots, you know it looks terrible but does it play any better?

Posted 11 days ago by Sam Quirke, 37 comments

TA Competition: Tom Clancy's The Division

In our ongoing effort to cheer up your Monday mornings, today we're giving you the chance to win an Xbox One download code for Tom Clancy's The Division.

Posted 12 days ago by Dave Horobin, 1129 comments

Steel Rain X Review

Every shoot 'em up has its hook. In Polarity Flow's Steel Rain X, the gameplay revolves around its three different ship formations. While we're at it, let's toss in some progression and management mechanics.

Posted 14 days ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments