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Songbringer Dated and Gameplay Trailer Released

Developer Wizard Fu and publisher Double Eleven have announced the release date for their role playing title Songbringer and have also released a new gameplay trailer which gives us a great look at the adventure to come.

Posted 14 hours ago by Ashley Woodcock, 2 comments

Trials Fusion and Red Faction: Armageddon Now Free with Games with Gold

Today marks the mid-point of the month, and that means Xbox LIVE Gold members now have the chance to download two new games for free via August's Games with Gold.

Posted 2 days ago by Dave Horobin, 21 comments

Voodoo Vince: Remastered Update Removes Point of No Return

Developer Beep Games has updated Voodoo Vince: Remastered, eliminating the point of no return that stopped users from revisiting prior levels after they reached the final boss fight.

Posted 2 days ago by Kelly Packard, 16 comments

GRIDD: Retroenhanced First Impressions

Retroenhanced. What does that really mean? The jury's still out but it looks like it just means fun. GRIDD is an on-rails shooter with an 80's vibe and a modern feel.

Posted 3 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 4 comments

Official Conan Exiles Gameplay on Xbox One

With less than a week to launch, Conan Exiles will officially enter the Xbox Game Preview Program. Developer Funcom gave fans a taste of what they can expect on consoles via their latest Mixer stream.

Posted 4 days ago by Will Cruz, 11 comments

Mr. Shifty Review

A hero who doesn't carry a gun, picking up items on the fly, must stop a dangerous weapon from being released upon the world. How dangerous can one man be whose only talent is teleporting? Actually, quite dangerous indeed.

Posted 4 days ago by Cindy Minguez, 7 comments

Fortnite Gets Three More Patches in One Week, Survival Mode Announced

On its third week after launch, Fortnite has received three more patches including small fixes that mostly try to prevent the game from constantly crashing.

Posted 5 days ago by Claudio Barata, 8 comments

Friday the 13th: The Game Attempts to Remove Team Killing and Adds Free DLC

When playing Friday the 13th: The Game, not all survivors play fair and team killing sours this experience. Gun Media took feedback from the community and is now attempting removing team killing while adding new content.

Posted 6 days ago by Will Cruz, 37 comments

Demetrios - The BIG Cynical Adventure Review

Was it worth the wait for Demetrios to arrive on consoles? Well, that depends on whether you love toilet humour or whether it repulses you.

Posted 6 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 6 comments

TA Podcast: Telltale's Batman, Infinite Minigolf, Conga Master and Win a Game

On this week's show, we discuss the new Xbox One dashboard, micro transactions in Shadow of War and the rest of the biggest Xbox One news announcements from the past seven days.

Posted 7 days ago by Dave Horobin, 2 comments

Try All Characters Free in Paladins With 20% Bonus Gold and XP

Free is good. Weekends are good. Starting Friday, Hi-Rez will be combining the two with an event for Paladins: Champions of the Realm that will unlock all the game's champions for everyone all weekend long.

Posted 7 days ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

Yooka-Laylee's Spit 'N' Polish Update Now Live

Spitting and polishing can take a long time. First previewed back in May, Playtonic Games has finally released the "Spit 'N' Polish" Update for the console versions of Yooka-Laylee.

Posted 7 days ago by Kelly Packard, 21 comments

Artio: The Bear Goddess Joins SMITE Console Roster in Latest Patch

SMITE's latest patch offers up a new stance-switching goddess, improvements to ranked, new Season Ticket and Summer of SMITE content, bug fixes, balance changes and more for the third-person MOBA.

Posted 8 days ago by Kelly Packard, 2 comments

Fable Fortune 0.4 Patch Information Announced

New patch information, semantically labeled the 0.4 patch, has been released for Fable Fortune. The patch, which introduces and alters a number of things, is highlighted by the introduction of friend invites.

Posted 8 days ago by Dave Bricker, 9 comments

Fortnite Early Access Patch 1.4.1 Notes

Following up very soon after patch 1.4, patch 1.4.1 has made its way to consoles very shortly after. It comes with just a short list of updates and the elimination of a single known issue.

Posted 9 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 6 comments

Winner: Rocket League

Our latest competition to win an Xbox One download code for Rocket League has ended, and it is now time to reveal the name of our lucky winner.

Posted 9 days ago by Dave Horobin, 22 comments

Weekend Announcements August 4th-6th: Sinner: Sacrifice for Redemption and More

This weekend brought along five new titles, the majority of which are due to be released within the next couple of months. There are a mix of Xbox One and Windows 10 titles covering a variety of genres.

Posted 10 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

New Screenshots Revealed for Etherborn

Etherborn is a platformer seeking to provide a visually interesting title with navigation based puzzles. New screenshots showcase a vivid color palate.

Posted 11 days ago by Will Cruz, 3 comments

Aztez Takes Gameplay to the Next Level in a New Compilation

A new compilation has been released for Aztez as Steam players Saurian Dash and Morninglord22 have managed to impress the developers with their high level of play and impressive clips.

Posted 11 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 4 comments

Dark and Light Teaches Us About Building Blocks

In the latest tutorial video for the upcoming role-playing title Dark and Light, developer Snail Games teaches us about building blocks that will come in handy for keeping resources in a safe place.

Posted 11 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 4 comments

Blacksea Odyssey Dated and Ready to Release Later This Month

It's been a silent year for Black Odyssey, the upcoming ID@Xbox title from the development team of the same name. Now, the silence has been broken with the announcement of the game's newly confirmed release date.

Posted 11 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 0 comments

Conan Exiles New Expansion Detailed

After the announcement that the Xbox version of Conan Exiles will launch on August 16th together with a free expansion, we now have the details on "The Frozen North" together with a trailer and screenshots.

Posted 11 days ago by Claudio Barata, 0 comments

Latest Fortnite Patch is Live, Video Released from Devs Sharing Plans for Future

The latest patch for the hit Early Access game Fortnite is here and with it comes a lot of tweaks and fixes. Additionally, there's a video from the developer sharing their vision for the future of the game.

Posted 13 days ago by Jake Hermance, 25 comments

New Screenshots, Teaser and Details Released for Q.U.B.E. 2

In the TrueAchievements community, puzzle-platformer Q.U.B.E is well known as being one of the easiest titles to complete on Xbox One. However, it's a fairly well-received game, one that is receiving a sequel.

Posted 13 days ago by Kelly Packard, 11 comments

TA Podcast: Fortnite, Slime Rancher, Late Shift and Win an Xbox One Game

Welcome to episode 82 of the TrueAchievements podcast. It's been another hectic week. Rich and Jack moved office, we've been planning for Gamescom and Leap Frog is underway.

Posted 14 days ago by Dave Horobin, 1 comment

Another Double XP Weekend Scheduled for Dungeon Defenders II

If you missed out on last weekend's Dungeon Defenders II double XP event, then you're in luck. Another one is already scheduled to go live very shortly.

Posted 14 days ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

Friday the 13th: The Game Physical Copy Dated

Friday the 13th: The Game has been a polarizing launch. The title has been plagued by performance problems, multiplayer mishaps and more. Nonetheless, it's soon to receive a physical version.

Posted 15 days ago by Kelly Packard, 13 comments

Stardew Valley Developer Discusses the Addition of Multiplayer

It's no secret co-op multiplayer is eventually coming to Stardew Valley. It was announced long before the game even released. However, with a one-man development team, these additions take serious time.

Posted 15 days ago by Kelly Packard, 12 comments

Weekend Headlines July 28th-30th: NBA 2K18, ChromaGun, Halo Wars 2 and More

Accompanying the three announcements this week is a list of trailers, screenshots, updates and other details that appeared over the weekend, all of which might have slipped past you.

Posted 16 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 1 comment

TA Competition: Rocket League

Today, we are giving you the chance to win an Xbox One download code for Rocket League, which was kindly donated to us by derektaylor84.

Posted 17 days ago by Dave Horobin, 831 comments

Aven Colony Review

Aven Colony is the new offering from Mothership Entertainment and Team 17 Software. The title puts the player in the position of governor on a newly colonized planet and it's your job to create a thriving colony.

Posted 17 days ago by Cindy Minguez, 29 comments

Slime Rancher and Bayonetta Now Free with Games with Gold

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

Posted 17 days ago by Dave Horobin, 28 comments

Winner: The Town of Light

Our latest competition to win an Xbox One download code for The Town of Light is over and it is now time to reveal the name of our lucky winner.

Posted 17 days ago by Dave Horobin, 11 comments

Weekend Announcements July 28th-30th: Bleed, Space Thinger and eMe's Launch Pad

The weekend saw the announcement of three new titles, all of which are due to be released this month. One is coming to Xbox One whereas the other two are exclusive to Windows 10.

Posted 17 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

Unbox: Newbie's Adventure Review

Have you ever wondered what it was like to be a delivery box in the postal service? Probably not, but there are games about everything nowadays. In Unbox: Newbie's Adventure, you're a box in charge of delivering yourself.

Posted 18 days ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

Caveman Warriors Screens Showcase the Difficulty of the Seventh Level

A new set of screens has been released for developer JanduSoft's upcoming platformer Caveman Warriors. They showcase a difficult looking level seven as one of the characters, Moe, struggles in the skies.

Posted 18 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 4 comments

Hi-Rez Details Jenos: The New Support Hero for Paladins: Champions of the Realm

Not two weeks after being announced, Jenos is now available to play on Paladins: Champions of the Realm. Hi-Rez also made sure all the details for the champion were available.

Posted 19 days ago by Claudio Barata, 3 comments

A Rank-Up Campaign is Running in Happy Wars

The only thing that makes Happy Wars players happier is a bonus XP event. This time around 30% bonus score is being offered in multiplayer modes for the next several days.

Posted 20 days ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

Double XP Goes Live in Dungeon Defenders II

A Double Gold Weekend was supposed to go live today in Dungeon Defenders II, but there was a problem with the event. Since Trendy isn't able to provide gamers with double gold, they're offering up double experience instead.

Posted 20 days ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

Vostok Inc Launch Trailer

Badland Games and Nosebleed Interactive released the launch trailer for their upcoming release, Vostok Inc. You play a greedy capitalist who tries to defeat aliens in order to liquidate their resources.

Posted 20 days ago by Dave Bricker, 1 comment

TA Podcast: The Sims 4, Cars 3: Driven to Win, Gigantic and Win an Xbox One Game

It's been ages since Rich, Jack and I were all able to record a podcast together, but now that everyone's holidays are over and no one is coughing up a lung, we're finally able to get back into the swing of things.

Posted 21 days ago by Dave Horobin, 7 comments

Infinite Minigolf Review

A game called Infinite Minigolf is simultaneously implying it's exactly what you'd expect and so much more. You can't really reinvent the proverbial wheel but Zen Studios does let you reinvent the golf course over and over.

Posted 22 days ago by Mark Delaney, 14 comments

Friday the 13th: The Game Receives Another Patch on Xbox One

Friday the 13th: The Game had a rocky launch. It had an especially rocky launch on Xbox One. In fact, things were so bad that today the game received a patch that attempts to bring it in line with the other versions.

Posted 22 days ago by Kelly Packard, 13 comments

SMITE's Mid-Season Patch Arrives With Rewards System, Prestiges and More

This year's Mid-Season Patch brings a hefty dose of content -- the Summer of SMITE has begun, levels now go higher than 30, you can unlock free items just for playing through the new rewards system and more.

Posted 22 days ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

Dungeon Defenders II Devstream Previews Patch 1.0.3

Ahead of Patch 1.0.3's release for Dungeon Defenders II, developer Trendy Entertainment took to their Twitch TV channel to stream a preview of the upcoming title update.

Posted 23 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 3 comments

TA Competition: The Town of Light

Today, we are giving you the chance to win an Xbox One download code for The Town of Light, which released via the ID@Xbox program at the beginning of June.

Posted 23 days ago by Dave Horobin, 731 comments

August's Games with Gold Titles Announced

With July ending in a few days time, it's time to find out what the next offering of free games will be in August's Games with Gold.

Posted 24 days ago by Dave Horobin, 145 comments

Fable Fortune Release Trailer and Limited Time 20% Discount

Fable-Fortune, the collectible card game based in the world of Albion and developed by a team of former Lionhead Studios employees, releases in Game Preview on the Xbox One and Windows 10 today.

Posted 24 days ago by Dave Horobin, 39 comments

Deadcore - First Hour of Gameplay

On Friday afternoon, Rich streamed the first hour of gameplay from the recently released ID@Xbox game Deadcore on our Mixer channel.

Posted 25 days ago by Dave Horobin, 10 comments

>observer_ Gets a Familiar Face and a Release Date

Bloober Team has released a new trailer for their sci-fi horror adventure >observer_ that reveals the main character Detective Dan Lazarski will be portrayed by Rutger Hauer, as well as the game's imminent release date.

Posted 27 days ago by Chewie, 8 comments