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20 of the best Xbox games ever

For the final part of our Xbox20 celebration, we decided it was time to bring out the big guns. Presenting, for your arguing pleasure, 20 of the best Xbox games of all time!

Posted 8 days ago by Luke Albigés 81

20 of the best forgotten Xbox gems

The TA news team sifts through two decades of Xbox releases to bring you 20 overlooked, forgotten, or unsung gems from the vast library of thousands of games...

Posted 9 days ago by Luke Albigés 117

Ten of the best arcade racing games on Xbox

Arcade racers are about those big colours, those huge crashes, those weapons flying from your bonnet, the sweet drifts you pull off, and all the fun you have, all the time! These are ten of the best available on Xbox consoles.

Posted 3 months ago by Kes Eylers-Stephenson 84

Git gud: 30 of the hardest Xbox achievements ever

We've talked about grinds, luck, and even online achievements, but lets strip it back a little this time — which skill-based achievements out there are simply some of the most straight-up difficult to unlock?

Posted 3 months ago by Luke Albigés 268

The best Xbox battle royale games

Battle Royale games are rather popular, aren’t they? You drop out of a plane or a helicopter with a squad, do some scavenging, and then scrap for your measly life. So, which battle royales have perfected this gameplay loop?

Posted 4 months ago by Kes Eylers-Stephenson 49

What the luck?! 20 achievements that can be an RNG nightmare

Recently, we brought you a rundown of some of the grindiest achievements on Xbox, but intentionally omitted ones where RNG was the primary factor. As luck would have it, here's a follow-up piece all about those awful things.

Posted 4 months ago by Luke Albigés 192

Ten of the best quick/easy completions

Fed up with quick completions that are awful to play? Here are some great games that also happen to offer some quick and easy Gamerscore, so you can have a good time while watching a number get bigger.

Posted 4 months ago by Sean Carey 71

The grind is real: 20 achievements that are an absolute slog

Ever get so close to a completion you could smell it, only to find yourself held back by one pesky achievement that takes way longer than it should? Good times. Here are some of the most egregious examples out there...

Posted 4 months ago by Luke Albigés 265

The best platformers available in 2021

We've had some great additions to the platforming genre in recent years. This is a list made up of personal opinions, site ratings, and community votes, but if you're looking for a recommendation, why not start here?

Posted 4 months ago by Heidi Nicholas 4

The best Xbox soundtracks

Music is one of the secret ingredients of great game design. While it might often go unnoticed by many players, it's an aspect of gaming that doesn't get the love it deserves, so let's change that.

Posted 5 months ago by Luke Albigés 201

The eight best ID@Xbox games available in 2020

The ID@Xbox program has, perhaps quietly, become one of the greatest strengths of the Xbox One. With well over 500 games and counting, it was tough to make cuts, but we picked out several of our favorites to be played in 2017.

Posted 1 year ago by Heidi Nicholas 41

Keep Calm and Stay In: Xbox Game Pass games to chill out with

Regardless of where you live and where you stand, it's likely to be an uncomfortable few months for a lot of us. If you're staying home and looking after yourself, here's some game recommendations to keep your spirits up.

Posted 1 year ago by Sam Quirke 22

The Best Xbox One Family Games Available Now

It's hard to find games to entertain the whole family. We've rounded up the best family games on Xbox One. From distracting single player diversions to loud party contests, there are Xbox One family games for all tastes.

Posted 2 years ago by Heidi Nicholas

Easiest Xbox Achievement Lists from October 2019

With a relatively slow release calendar for what is usually the busiest period of the year, maybe you will find yourself with more room in the budget for some quick and easy gamerscore? Here's our picks.

Posted 2 years ago by Sam Quirke 30

The Best Xbox Game Pass Games Available Right Now

Xbox Game Pass debuted back in 2017, and has only grown from strength to strength in the months since. It's arguably the best streaming subscription service on the market, in terms of cost and the quality of its catalogue.

Posted 2 years ago by Sam Quirke 38

Best Xbox One First-Person Shooters Available in 2019

From sci-fi worlds filled with futuristic weapons and alien monster to games based on real conflicts that recount some of the darkest moment in our history, here's our list of the best Xbox One first-person shooters.

Posted 2 years ago by Dave Horobin

The Best Xbox One Strategy Games Available in 2019

Though mainly considered a genre for PC gamers, strategy games have come to the Xbox in a big way this generation. If you're looking for the next one to check out, here's our list of the best Xbox One strategy games.

Posted 2 years ago by Dave Horobin

The Best Xbox One Third-Person Shooters Available in 2019

There's no shortage of third-person shooters to choose from on the Xbox One. To help you narrow down the list, these are our picks for the best third-person shooters available on the Xbox One in 2019.

Posted 2 years ago by Dave Horobin

The Best Xbox One Sports Games Available in 2019

From golf to the gridiron and motor racing to MMA, there's a huge range of titles available for sports fans to choose from. To help you decide which ones are worthy of your time, we've put together a list of the best available.

Posted 2 years ago by Dave Horobin

The Best ID@Xbox Games Available in 2019

The number of ID@Xbox games available on the Xbox One is growing at a rapid rate. To help make sure that you're not missing out on any of the hidden gems, here's our list of the best ID@Xbox available to play now.

Posted 2 years ago by Dave Horobin

The Best Xbox One Racing Games Available in 2019

If you're a fan of racing games, the Xbox One has a huge selection of top quality racing titles on offer. To help you decide which game to get behind the wheel of next, here are our picks for the best Xbox One racing games.

Posted 2 years ago by Dave Horobin

TrueAchievements Readers' Top 50 Games of 2018

As we prepare for another busy year ahead, we wanted to dive a little deeper into our Game of the Year results. Here's the top 50 titles of 2018 as voted for by the TrueAchievements community.

Posted 2 years ago by Rich Stone

Top Ten Scariest Games Available on Xbox One

It's mid-October! If you aren't playing horror games already, you're late to the party. Whether you're knee-deep in scares or creeping toward that first questionable house, here are the ten scariest games you can find on Xbox.

Posted 3 years ago by Mark Delaney

The Best Xbox Strategy Games Available in 2018

Though it's a much more popular genre on PC, strategy games have still come to Xbox in a big way this generation. For fans of looking before you leap, the strategy genre is for you.

Posted 3 years ago by Mark Delaney

The Best Xbox Turn-Based Combat Games Available in 2018

We've compiled the best turn-based combat games you can find on Xbox right now in 2018. If you're a fan of such strategic games and you've missed anything from this list, now's the time to play, before more genre hits arrive.

Posted 3 years ago by Mark Delaney

The Best Xbox Metroidvania Games Available in 2018

Metroidvania games are one of the oldest in the home console library. That's how their genre name after all. Here's our list of the best Metroidvanias available on Xbox One in 2018.

Posted 3 years ago by Mark Delaney

The Best Xbox Action-Adventure Games Available in 2018

There seems to be no genre of video game more played than action-adventure. There is simply a bevy of games constantly coming out for the genre. If you're looking for a good one to play on Xbox, start here.

Posted 3 years ago by Mark Delaney

The Best Xbox Shoot 'em Up Games Available in 2018

What no one tells you about the shoot 'em up genre is just how helpful the Five Ds of Dodgeball can be. In the words of the immortal Patches O'Houlihan, "dodge, duck, dip, dive and... dodge" can go far in a shmup.

Posted 3 years ago by Mark Delaney

The Best Xbox Third Person Shooters Available in 2018

If third person is more your style than first when it comes to shooters, there's no shortage of games to pick from on Xbox One. We've rounded up the best third person shooters available right now on Microsoft's console.

Posted 3 years ago by Mark Delaney