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Shadows Over Bogenhafen DLC Teased for Warhammer: Vermintide 2

Details are sparse about Warhammer: Vermintide 2's "Shadows Over Bogenhafen" DLC outside of three screenshots and a teaser trailer. More information is to be revealed closer to the August release date.

Posted yesterday by Kelly Packard, 2 comments

Battle Royale Mode Announced for F2P MMO Skyforge

With the explosion of popular games like Fortnite and PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, battle royale modes are becoming as common as deathmatch, and players will probably be unfazed to see one announced for Skyforge.

Posted yesterday by Kelly Packard, 12 comments

Super Destronaut DX Review

Super Destronaut DX is a nostalgic game that will fulfil the needs of anyone who is missing the old days of Space Invaders, but unfortunately, there's little else on offer here.

Posted 2 days ago by Megan Walton, 24 comments

New Game + Coming Soon To Overcooked! 2

Any chefs looking for more of a challenge from Overcooked! 2 are in luck as Team17 and Ghost Town Games have announced that New Game Plus is on the way, daring players to go for four stars.

Posted 2 days ago by Andy Mills, 9 comments

Asemblance: Oversight First Impressions

Asemblance: Oversight aims to offer an interesting adventure/puzzle experience. However, Is it worth your effort? THEpaynexkiller has got you covered. Check out his first impressions here.

Posted 2 days ago by Will Cruz, 4 comments

Graveyard Keeper Becomes Surprise Xbox Game Pass Addition

Beginning at the start of August, Microsoft had gradually added nine more titles to their Xbox Game Pass library. Graveyard Keeper was released this week and, surprisingly, also joins the service on its day of release.

Posted 2 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 16 comments

Castaway Paradise First Impressions

Love Animal Crossing but no longer own a Nintendo system? Castaway Paradise aims to fill that void with it's bright colors and animated charm. But, is it worth your time?

Posted 3 days ago by Will Cruz, 6 comments

Thora Arrives to Save the World in Fortnite

Battle Royale players get a new weapon in the form of the Heavy Sniper Rifle, while Thora is the latest constructor to join Save the World.

Posted 3 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 5 comments

Hear Another Commander Theme From Wargroove

Developer Chucklefish has been kind enough to let us listen to some tunes while we wait for the upcoming Wargroove. Today's track from composer Phonetic is a Castlevania-esque track for vampire commander Sigrid.

Posted 3 days ago by Andy Mills, 1 comment

Weekend Announcements August 10-12th Pt 1: Digimon Survive, Irony Curtain & More

We have a whopping 18 titles to introduce today. Not all of them are confirmed for Xbox One right now, with some only confirmed for "consoles". Because there are so many, we've split the article into two parts.

Posted 4 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 10 comments

Defenders of Ekron Review

It’s a fun mix of twin-stick shmup and anime that offers many unique challenges served simultaneously with far too many tropes to make a package that’s enjoyable but not amazing.

Posted 4 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 3 comments

New Xbox Releases: Week Beginning August 13th, 2018

This week is a busy week for ID@Xbox titles. The program brings 14 of this week's 15 new titles, all of which are only available digitally for now, with the other being the final season of The Walking Dead.

Posted 5 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 17 comments

Pre-PAX ID@Xbox Open House Introduces 16 New Titles: Part 2

After introducing seven new titles in part 1 of our coverage of Microsoft's Pre-PAX ID@Xbox Open House, we're back with the remaining nine new titles that we've never seen before.

Posted 5 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 8 comments

Pre-PAX ID@Xbox Open House Introduces 16 New Titles: Part 1

If you're lucky enough to be near Microsoft's Redmond campus on August 30th, you can play 50 ID@Xbox titles before their release. If you'll be nowhere near the event, don't worry because we have you covered.

Posted 5 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 11 comments

The Mooseman Review

The Mooseman succeeds in creating an educational experience that focuses on the ancient myths of Finno-Ugric tribes. The information provided enhances the storyline, but the gameplay leaves a bit to be desired.

Posted 5 days ago by Ethan Anderson, 47 comments

Patently Stupid Is the Fourth Game in The Jackbox Party Pack 5

Patently Stupid is the fourth game announced for The Jackbox Party Pack 5 and sees players inventing, naming and drawing their crazy solutions to bizarre problems.

Posted 6 days ago by Chewie, 0 comments

TA Podcast: Shadow of the Tomb Raider, Madden 19, Aaero and Win a Game Code

Welcome to episode 132 of the TrueAchievements podcast! This week, Jack and I were joined by Sam, who marks his first appearance on the show by sharing some info on Shadow of the Tomb Raider from a recent preview event.

Posted 8 days ago by Dave Horobin, 19 comments

Warframe The Sacrifice Update 23.1.3 Brings Nidus Phryke

The patch includes a lot of new features and fixes that were implemented in patches 23.0.5 to 23.1.3 on PC, the most notable of which is the Nidus Phryke Deluxe skin.

Posted 8 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 7 comments

Giveaway: Win an Xbox One Code for No Man's Sky

For our next site competition, we're giving you the chance to win an Xbox One download code for the recently released ID@Xbox game No Man's Sky.

Posted 9 days ago by Dave Horobin, 618 comments

Descenders' Ring of Fire Update Adds Volcanic New World

Fans of the Game Preview title Descenders likely already completed the first four worlds, Highlands, Forest, Canyon, and Peaks, and are looking for the next best thing. The Ring of Fire update adds a new zone.

Posted 9 days ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

Fortnite v5.20 Patch Brings Various Fixes

Fornite patch v5.20 is bringing a whole host of updates and fixes to the game, specifically to Battle Royale and Save the World modes.

Posted 10 days ago by Megan Walton, 0 comments

Super Mario 64 Inspired Robot 64 Arrives on ROBLOX

If you're one of the people who have just about had enough of the current weather conditions, you may be interested to know you can at least pretend to get your revenge on the sun in the latest title to arrive in ROBLOX.

Posted 10 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 18 comments

What the Box? First Impressions

I've never felt the need to be a box... until now. Bitten Toast Games release the ultimate game of hide and go seek. However, is it worth you time? Our main man Dean has you covered in his first impressions.

Posted 11 days ago by Will Cruz, 14 comments

New Xbox Releases: Week Beginning August 6th, 2018

This week, 11 new games release on the Xbox One including, this year's addition to the Madden NFL series, We Happy Few leaves Xbox Game Preview, and you can return to the kitchen in Overcooked! 2.

Posted 12 days ago by Dave Horobin, 13 comments

Divinity: Original Sin II Definitive Edition Arena Mode Details and Screens

Bandai Namco has shared details of a new and improved Arena Mode for Divinity: Original Sin II Definitive Edition, which is coming to Xbox One at the end of the month.

Posted 12 days ago by Lucy Wood, 1 comment

Brawlout Release Date and Two New Combatants Announced

The colourful and explosive looking fighter from Angry Mob Games, Brawlout, has received a release date in a new trailer along with the reveal of two new combatants who will be joining the roster.

Posted 13 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 4 comments

Animated Trailer Shows What To Expect From Dead Cells

Ahead of Dead Cells' release next week, French developer Motion Twin have released a new animated trailer for their upcoming mix of roguelike and Metroidvania, showing players what they can expect.

Posted 14 days ago by Andy Mills, 8 comments

TA Podcast: Madden NFL 19, Bomber Crew, No Man's Sky and Win a Game

I'm joined by both Rich an Jack to look back on a busy week of new games, Xbox news and a very special reveal of how TrueAchievements and TrueTrophies have a presence in GAME stores in the UK.

Posted 15 days ago by Dave Horobin, 21 comments

Try The Free Demo For Yoku's Island Express, Available Right Now

Head to the Xbox Store to download the demo for Yoku's Island Express and see if you will enjoy the open-world metroidvania gameplay.

Posted 15 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 13 comments

TERA Roadmap Reveals What's In Store For The Rest Of The Year

There's plenty in store for players of TERA, the role-playing title from developer Bluehole, as the team has released details and a video on the 2018 content roadmap for the game.

Posted 15 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 6 comments

Rocket League: Ultimate Edition Hits Shelves This August

You can tell an indie game has made it if it has a physical edition. Car football mega-hit Rocket League has definitely made it then with Psyonix announcing Rocket League: Ultimate Edition, the second such edition of the game.

Posted 17 days ago by Andy Mills, 12 comments

PUBG Improves Analog Movement in Latest Patch

When playing PUBG, we know timing and angles are everything. The latest update now helps gamers with improved analog movement.

Posted 18 days ago by Will Cruz, 8 comments

Rocket League Patch v1.49 Adds The Zephyr Crate, Key Trading and More

The Zephyr Update, also known as patch v1.49, has been released for Rocket League and comes with the addition of the Zephyr crate, key trading, the Throwback Stadium, and plenty more.

Posted 18 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 17 comments

The Spectrum Retreat Review

The Spectrum Retreat is a simple puzzler that sees your character trapped in a never-ending cycle that you must help them break out of.

Posted 18 days ago by Megan Walton, 7 comments

Moonlighter's More Stock Update Coming To Consoles Soon

"More Stock", the first of four major upcoming updates for Moonlighter, has been released to PC players so Spanish studio Digital Sun Games have revealed what we can expect to see on console in a few weeks.

Posted 19 days ago by Andy Mills, 13 comments

New Xbox Releases: Week Beginning July 30th, 2018

It's a busy week for Xbox releases, with 18 games hitting the Xbox One. 16 titles are releasing via the ID@Xbox program, with the two remaining games coming in the shape of Armored Warfare and a new ACA NEOGEO game.

Posted 19 days ago by Dave Horobin, 52 comments

Strange Brigade Trailer Reveals Post-Launch Plans

The post-launch plans for Rebellion's upcoming third person shooter Strange Brigade have been revealed with the release of a new video titled "Post-Launch Panache!"

Posted 19 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 4 comments

Earn Triple Worshipers in SMITE This Weekend

Those still working toward their first -- or 40th -- diamond god will be pleased to see the appearance of a triple worshiper event in SMITE. Console players can also earn 90 gems each day for getting three First Wins of the Day.

Posted 21 days ago by Kelly Packard, 10 comments

No Man's Sky NEXT Patch 1.51 Will Fix Broken Saves and More

With corrupted saves putting a bit of a downer on the launch of No Man's Sky, developer Hello Games have been quick to put together the NEXT Patch 1.51 that eliminates the save issue and plenty more.

Posted 21 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 8 comments

Level Up Quicker In Happy Wars' Rank Up Campaign

Live right now, the Rank Up Campaign in Happy Wars will increase your score by 30% in multiplayer modes such as Quick Match and Co-op Mode.

Posted 21 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 6 comments

Fortnite v5.10 Update Video Talks SMG Changes, Remote Explosives, and More

The latest dev update video features Andrew from the Epic team as he discusses SMG changes, remote explosives, and a returning item in the v5.10 patch for Fortnite.

Posted 21 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 1 comment

The Big Boom! Update Comes to Robocraft Infinity

In a newly release update, dubbed "The Big Boom!", Cosmetic Crates and Galaxy Cash are no more and have now been replaced with Cosmetic Credits. Also in the update will be new toys to play with, improvements, and bug fixes.

Posted 21 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 3 comments

Danger Zone 2 Review

Crash mode may have been pioneered by Burnout, but Danger Zone is bringing it back. It’s simple, but there’s a certain joy to creating catastrophic wrecks that other games simply can’t match.

Posted 23 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 21 comments

Warhammer: Vermintide 2 First Impressions

What do you get when you mix hack and slash combat with a twist of Left 4 Dead-inspired gameplay? Time to find out in my first impressions of Warhammer: Vermintide 2.

Posted 23 days ago by Will Cruz, 14 comments

Fortnite v5.10 Remembers Chappadoodle

This week's patch has added a memorial to the "greatest rescue mission in Fortnite", found at the site of Chappadoodle's death. There's also celebrations for the game's first birthday.

Posted 24 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 15 comments

Black Desert Shows Off Character Customisation

A lot of the title's fundamental gaming mechanics will have been redesigned for the console experience. One of those systems is the character customisation system.

Posted 24 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 11 comments

Mugsters Review

Despite the game's colourful look, physics-based gameplay, and numerous explosions, Mugsters ends up feeling like it should be more exciting than it actually is.

Posted 24 days ago by Ethan Anderson, 3 comments

Weekend Announcements July 20-22nd: The Shapeshifting Detective, Cecile and More

We have 12 new titles all clamouring for your attention. Not all of them are confirmed for Xbox One right now, but they're confirmed for "consoles" at the very least.

Posted 25 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 9 comments

Slime Rancher Update Adds Helper Bots

The latest Slime Rancher update has added cute helper bots to automate routine tasks such as feeding slimes, harvesting plorts, and delivering them to the market.

Posted 25 days ago by Lucy Wood, 18 comments

New Xbox Releases: Week Beginning July 23rd, 2018

This week we're getting another ten new titles on Xbox One. Digitally, there's the two Mega Man X Legacy Collections and eight ID@Xbox titles, one of which is heading to retail too.

Posted 26 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 26 comments