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TGN Podcast: Fallout 76, Red Dead Redemption 2, Black Ops 4, XO18 and More

Welcome to episode three of the TGN podcast, where Ollie, Sam and I discuss all of the hottest news and the biggest games from the past seven days.

Posted 3 days ago by Dave Horobin, 15 comments

Are Four More Xbox Game Pass Titles Arriving for Halloween?

Four more titles have shown up in the recently added Game Pass section of the console dashboard in certain regions, although players are not yet able to install them.

Posted 3 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 34 comments

Skyhill Trailer Shows Us How To Survive A Zombie Apocalypse In a Hotel

Perry, who has takesn shelter in Skyhill Hotel's penthouse suite, must scavenge, craft, kill and survive his way through 100 floors in this survival rogue-like indie game by Mandragora Games.

Posted 4 days ago by Ozan Erhalac, 5 comments

Sinner: Sacrifice for Redemption Hits Xbox Game Pass

Released today, Sinner: Sacrifice for Redemption has joined the program and is available for Game Pass members to try out now.

Posted 4 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 24 comments

Fortnite v6.10 Patch Comes With A New Vehicle, New Weapons, and Plenty More

The latest title update for the hugely popular third-person shooter, Fortnite, comes in the form of patch v6.10. It includes a wide range of new content in addition to a lengthy list of bug fixes and improvements.

Posted 5 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 0 comments

[UPDATE] Five Titles Leaving Xbox Game Pass at the End of October 2018

We've come to the middle of October, and today we've learned there will be four titles leaving Xbox Game Pass at the end of the month.

Posted 6 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 73 comments

Revenant Dogma Review

In a world where two species coexisted happily until one received divine power, you play as a human named Caine. Along with your friends, you must fight enemies and search for relics in order to restore the peace.

Posted 6 days ago by Megan Walton, 10 comments

Hellion's Escape Comes To The Console Versions Of City Of Brass

A month after the update initially released on PC, Uppercut Games has released Hellion's Escape for the console versions of City of Brass, as well as revealing what we can expect to see next with a look at Alchemist's Draft.

Posted 6 days ago by Andy Mills, 3 comments

The Haunted Hallows Event Begins for Rocket League

Rocket League's Halloween events has arrived. Play for candy-corn currency in the limited-time Haunted Hallows event for unique items and prizes.

Posted 6 days ago by Nicole René, 5 comments

Hand of Fate 2 Update and DLC Launch Today

Defiant Development has announced that new DLC for Hand of Fate 2 launches today, along with the free "Combat Reforged" update which will improve battle mechanics and rebalance enemies and equipment.

Posted 7 days ago by Lucy Wood, 1 comment

Earthfall Invasion Update Will Add New Game Mode

Holospark has announced a free update for first person shooter Earthfall, adding two highly requested features and improving the weapon sounds in the game.

Posted 8 days ago by Lucy Wood, 3 comments

Master the Elements as a Wizard in Black Desert

Combat videos are starting to be released regularly for the numerous classes found in Black Desert. This video showcases the elemental abilities that can be used by the Wizard class.

Posted 8 days ago by Ethan Anderson, 7 comments

Fortnite v6.02 Update Adds New Modes and Fixes

The v6.02 patch notes for Fortnite are out, with more bling, bang, and boom! Featuring Disco Domination, Quad Rocket Launchers, and Noble Launchers.

Posted 9 days ago by Dave Bricker, 0 comments

TGN Podcast: Red Dead Redemption 2, xCloud, Bully 2 Rumours and More

Welcome to this week's TGN podcast, where this week I was joined by Ollie and Sam, as we discuss the Red Dead Redemption 2 trophy list leak, rumours of Bully 2, xCloud and more.

Posted 10 days ago by Dave Horobin, 17 comments

Party Up in SMITE for Double Worshipers, XP and Favor

This weekend in SMITE, players can earn double worshipers, experience and favor while playing in a party. It's the ideal time to increase your account level or god mastery levels and earn some favor.

Posted 10 days ago by Kelly Packard, 1 comment

Darkest Dungeon's Color of Madness DLC Launches for Xbox One

Darkest Dungeon's "The Color of Madness" DLC has made its way from PC to Xbox One, launching for US$4.99 or regional equivalent. The DLC adds the new Farmstead region and more.

Posted 10 days ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

Anodyne Review

Anodyne uses certain elements from early 2D Legend of Zelda titles while managing to put its own spin on them, which ends up resulting in a unique adventure that should not be missed by fans of the genre.

Posted 11 days ago by Ethan Anderson, 10 comments

The Thrice Damned Begins in Strange Brigade with Isle of the Dead

Rebellion has continued their plan to support the game by releasing the first part of their three-part campaign known as The Thrice Damned, as well as a new character and more maps.

Posted 13 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 9 comments

New Xbox Releases: Week Beginning October 8th, 2018

The latest Call of Duty arrives this week having moved out of its usual November release window. Joining it at retail is a new Warhammer 40,000 title, while WWE 2K19 arrives for all players.

Posted 14 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 27 comments

Modus Games To Publish Lost Words: Beyond the Page

Sketchbook Games have announced that they've teamed up with publisher Modus Games for their debut title Lost Words: Beyond the Page. Modus will help to bring the puzzle platformer to consoles in 2019.

Posted 14 days ago by Andy Mills, 1 comment

No Man’s Sky Vehicle Update Now Live on Xbox One

Update 1.63 offers the usual bug fixes and quality of life improvements but also brings additional vehicles to craft and better sharing of race tracks

Posted 14 days ago by Richard Dobson, 0 comments

Minit Update Adds Speedrun Setting Plus Speedrun Competition

Minit's latest update has added a new speedrun setting. The patch also has "tweaks, fixes" and Japanese, Simplified Chinese, or Korean language options.

Posted 15 days ago by Kelly Packard, 1 comment

SMITE Change & Choices Patch Adds New Console UI and More

Patch 5.18: Change & Choices brings a whole new look to the console user interface, continues the Hera's Odyssey event, and brings the usual list of bug fixes and balance adjustments.

Posted 15 days ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

Amnesia: Collection Review

From the team behind SOMA, The Amnesia series has finally come to Xbox. If you're a horror fan who missed it until now, consider it a must-play. The Dark Descent is an especially memorable entry in the genre.

Posted 15 days ago by Mark Delaney, 11 comments

Bomber Crew USAAF DLC Will Add New Campaign and Plane

Runner Duck Games has announced an American-themed DLC for their WWII survival simulator Bomber Crew, which will add a new campaign and Enemy Access to the game.

Posted 16 days ago by Lucy Wood, 4 comments

Giveaway: Bridge Constructor Portal and Tempest 4000 Retail Bundle (US ONLY)

or our next site competition, we've teamed up with at US distributor Nighthawk Interactive to give away 10 bundles containing Xbox One retail copies of Bridge Constructor Portal and Tempest 4000.

Posted 17 days ago by Dave Horobin, 141 comments

The Harvest Festival Hall Halloween Event Returns to TERA

Embrace the halloween spirit by particiapting in the returning Harvest Festival Hall event. Collect candy and exchange them for various prizes, including two exclusive event items: Boneshaker mount and Boo the Ghost Pet.

Posted 17 days ago by Ozan Erhalac, 1 comment

TGN Podcast: Assassin's Creed Odyssey, Harry Potter RPG Leak and More

Welcome to the first episode of the TGN podcast, where this week I was joined by Ollie and Sam, as we discuss the newly released AC Odyssey, the leaked Harry Potter RPG, and the new Red Dead Redemption 2 trailer.

Posted 17 days ago by Dave Horobin, 17 comments

Surf 'n' Turf DLC Revealed For Overcooked! 2

After a small taste last week, Ghost Town Games and Team17 have revealed exactly what's they've been teasing for Overcooked! 2 with the beach-based Surf 'n' Turf DLC available now.

Posted 19 days ago by Andy Mills, 22 comments

Think of the Children Review

In Think of the Children, it's impossible not to think of the children. Keeping this ragtag bunch of hooligans alive is the bane of your existence. They will test you. They will break you.

Posted 19 days ago by Kelly Packard, 10 comments

Split The Room Is The Focus Of Latest The Jackbox Party Pack 5 Video

Jackbox Games have swiftly followed up looking at the returning You Don't Know Jack with a look at another of the games from the upcoming The Jackbox Party Pack 5. This time, it's new game Split the Room.

Posted 20 days ago by Andy Mills, 0 comments

New Xbox Releases: Week Beginning October 1st, 2018

At retail, the Assassin's Creed franchise heads to Greece, Forza arrives for everyone, there's a new Mega Man title, and WWE 2K19 becomes available for those who purchased the game's Deluxe Edition.

Posted 21 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 17 comments

The Latest Jackbox Party Pack 5 Trailer Features You Don't Know Jack

You think you know about The Jackbox Party 5? Man, You Don’t Know Jack! Seriously. The latest trailer showcases the mini-game You Don’t Know Jack.

Posted 21 days ago by Will Cruz, 3 comments

Time Carnage First Impressions

What were to happen if the core arcade experience were ported to consoles? Would it still be as awesome? It's time to see if Time Carnage worth a shot or a skip. Check out my first impressions.

Posted 21 days ago by Will Cruz, 3 comments

Perform Black Magic as the Sorceress Class in Black Desert

Black Desert has been available on PC for some time now, but a few videos have been released here and there to familiarise Xbox owners with the game ahead of its console release. This one focuses on the Sorceress class.

Posted 21 days ago by Ethan Anderson, 2 comments

Overcooked and Stuntman: Ignition Now Free with Games with Gold

It's the start of a brand new month and that means that Xbox LIVE Gold members now have the chance to download two new games for free via October's Games with Gold.

Posted 21 days ago by Dave Horobin, 36 comments

Dungeon Defenders II Pirate Themed Expansion

"The Isle of Dread" expansion for Dungeon Defenders II includes new maps, enemies, features, changes, bug fixes and more. Check out the official trailer, or read through the full patch notes for a detailed breakdown.

Posted 22 days ago by Lucy Wood, 5 comments

No Man’s Sky Patch Adds New Community Research Mission

The latest update for No Man's Sky has added a new community research mission from the Space Anomaly, as well as resolving some high priority issues.

Posted 22 days ago by Lucy Wood, 0 comments

Fortnite Season Six Patch Notes

Season six of the Fortnite patch notes has been released, featuring new content and changes to both Battle Royale and Save The World.

Posted 22 days ago by Dave Bricker, 1 comment

Five Co-op EGX 2018 Games You Might Have Missed

One of the good things about EGX is the number of games where multiple players can sit down on the same console and have a good time. This year was no exception.

Posted 24 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 10 comments

TA Podcast: Forza Horizon 4, Telltale Layoffs, Fortnite Cross-Play and More

Welcome to episode 139 of the TrueAchievements podcast, which is full to the brim with our impressions of Forza Horizon 4, our thoughts on the demise of Telltale Games, and the announcements from Inside Xbox.

Posted 24 days ago by Dave Horobin, 19 comments

Avalanche Announces Date For Generation Zero's Closed Beta

With the increased focus on multiplayer for their next title, the Just Cause studio has revealed when they'll be hosting a closed beta for Generation Zero, with a few days left to sign up to take part.

Posted 24 days ago by Andy Mills, 6 comments

All Five Games Showcased In The Jackbox Party Pack 5 Trailer

In preparation for the release of The Jackbox Party Pack 5 next month, the team at Jackbox Games released a minute-long trailer showcasing each of the five games, complete with the narration of Cookie Masterson.

Posted 25 days ago by Andy Mills, 2 comments

Sony Policy Changes Allow Fortnite Cross-Play Between PS4, Xbox One and Switch

Fortnite has officially become the first game with cross-play and cross-progression features between Xbox One and PlayStation 4. The features went into open beta on PlayStation 4 today and could mean big changes for the future.

Posted 25 days ago by Kelly Packard, 48 comments

New Overcooked 2 Trailer Hints That Something is Coming on October 3rd

Team 17 and Ghost Town Games have released a new trailer for Overcooked! 2, which hints they've got something in the oven to show us on October 3rd.

Posted 26 days ago by Dave Horobin, 8 comments

Klei Reveals Release Date For Mark of the Ninja Remastered

One of the finest stealth games and XBLA titles will soon be with us on current generation consoles as developer Klei Entertainment announced an October release date for Mark of the Ninja Remastered.

Posted 26 days ago by Andy Mills, 20 comments

Giveaway: Win an Xbox One Code for Divinity: Original Sin 2

For our next site competition, we're giving you the chance to win an Xbox One download code for the Divinity: Original Sin 2, which released on the XBox One via the ID@Xbox program at the end of August.

Posted 26 days ago by Dave Horobin, 421 comments

October 2018's Xbox Game Pass Additions Announced

It's nearly the start of the new month, and that means new Xbox Game Pass additions. October will take Game Pass subscribers on a wild ride with hot new release Forza Horizon 4.

Posted 27 days ago by Kelly Packard, 48 comments

October Xbox Games With Gold Titles Announced

During today's presentation of Inside Xbox, the October Games With Gold were announced, featuring the usual rotation of two Xbox One games and two backward-compatible Xbox 360 games.

Posted 27 days ago by Kelly Packard, 184 comments

Release Date Announced For The Jackbox Party Pack 5

Now that all five The Jackbox Party Pack 5 games have been revealed, all we've been waiting for is a release date... until now, that is, as the aptly-named Jackbox Games has announced it's on its way this October.

Posted 27 days ago by Andy Mills, 4 comments