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The Best Reviewed Games on TrueAchievements in 2017 - Part Two

Following on from part one of our TrueAchievements Games of the Year 2017, it's time for part two and the final ten games that received a score of 4.5 or higher in this year's official site reviews.

Posted 2 days ago by Dave Horobin, 35 comments

The Best Reviewed Games on TrueAchievements in 2017 - Part One

Earlier today we opened up the voting for the year's TA Game of the Year, and we thought we'd try and help with your decisions by looking back at some of the highest scoring games from this year's official site reviews.

Posted 5 days ago by Dave Horobin, 28 comments

TrueAchievements Game of the Year Awards

There are only a few weeks left of 2017, so that can mean only one thing -- it's time for the eighth annual TrueAchievements Game of the Year Awards!

Posted 5 days ago by Cee Jay, 85 comments

12 Days Of Christmas Challenge 12

See what you need to do to complete the twelfth challenge in the brand new Twelve Days of Christmas community challenge event!

Posted 6 days ago by Rich Stone, 265 comments

12 Days Of Christmas Challenge 11

See what you need to do to complete the eleventh challenge in the brand new Twelve Days of Christmas community challenge event!

Posted 7 days ago by Rich Stone, 106 comments

Walkthroughs Update: November 2017

I want you guys to give a warm welcome to our newly promoted Assistant Manager, RadicalSniper99. We also say goodbye to one of our overseers, Loonielee.

Posted 7 days ago by Dang3R Gaming, 14 comments

Ultimate Head to Head 3 Contest Winner and Final Stats Round-up

The final period of the Ultimate Head to Head 3 contest has ended, and we are very happy to announce that the winner is...

Posted 7 days ago by Dave Horobin, 31 comments

12 Days Of Christmas Challenge 10

See what you need to do to complete the tenth challenge in the brand new Twelve Days of Christmas community challenge event!

Posted 8 days ago by Rich Stone, 78 comments

12 Days Of Christmas Challenge 9

See what you need to do to complete the ninth challenge in the brand new Twelve Days of Christmas community challenge event!

Posted 9 days ago by Rich Stone, 120 comments

12 Days Of Christmas Challenge 8

See what you need to do to complete the eighth challenge in the brand new Twelve Days of Christmas community challenge event!

Posted 10 days ago by Rich Stone, 81 comments

12 Days Of Christmas Challenge 7

See what you need to do to complete the seventh challenge in the brand new Twelve Days of Christmas community challenge event!

Posted 11 days ago by Rich Stone, 87 comments

12 Days Of Christmas Challenge 6

See what you need to do to complete the sixth challenge in the brand new Twelve Days of Christmas community challenge event!

Posted 12 days ago by Rich Stone, 83 comments

12 Days Of Christmas Challenge 5

See what you need to do to complete the fifth challenge in the brand new Twelve Days of Christmas community challenge event!

Posted 13 days ago by Rich Stone, 119 comments

12 Days Of Christmas Challenge 4

See what you need to do to complete the fourth challenge in the brand new Twelve Days of Christmas community challenge event!

Posted 14 days ago by Rich Stone, 178 comments

12 Days Of Christmas Challenge 3

See what you need to do to complete the third challenge in the brand new Twelve Days of Christmas community challenge event!

Posted 15 days ago by Rich Stone, 151 comments

12 Days Of Christmas Challenge 2

See what you need to do to complete the second challenge in the brand new Twelve Days of Christmas community challenge event!

Posted 16 days ago by Rich Stone, 127 comments

12 Days Of Christmas Challenge 1

See what you need to do to complete the first challenge in the brand new Twelve Days of Christmas community challenge event!

Posted 17 days ago by Rich Stone, 171 comments

Introducing Community Challenge 2 - The Twelve Days Of Christmas

Register now for a brand new community challenge that will test your achievement-unlocking skills in a festive way during December!

Posted 24 days ago by Rich Stone, 97 comments

Walkthroughs Update: April - October 2017

We want to apologise for the lack of round-ups so far this year and we hope to get these back to their regular monthly schedule.

Posted 28 days ago by Dang3R Gaming, 18 comments

TrueAchievements Readership Survey

Earlier this year, we partnered with a new network called Network N. As newcomers to TGN, they'd like to get to know our readers better so that they can find the contests and promotions that will interest you the most.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 70 comments

The Game Information Team Is Recruiting!

It's been quite some time since we've held an official recruitment drive for the Game Information team on site, but we're back and looking for several enthusiastic and dedicated volunteers to join our ranks.

Posted 2 months ago by BulletLukey, 43 comments

PSA: Last Chance to Order Your TrueAchievements Merchandise

Earlier this month, we announced our latest limited time run of TrueAchievements merchandise. For those of you who haven't put your orders in yet, this is a final reminder that the campaign ends on October 2nd.

Posted 3 months ago by Dave Horobin, 12 comments

Server Upgrades Tomorrow Will Mean Some Site Downtime - COMPLETED

Our on-going mission to improve the site performance continues with hardware upgrades. This will result in some down time tomorrow.

Posted 3 months ago by Rich Stone, 64 comments

Leap Frog 2017 Winner and Stats Roundup

After an incredible 55 days and a final target of eight achievements that exceeded the minimum ratio requirement of 11.80, this year's Leap Frog contest has now drawn to a close.

Posted 3 months ago by Dave Horobin, 39 comments

PSA: Ultimate Head to Head Contest 3 Registration Closes Tomorrow

If you've been meaning to register for our Ultimate Head to Head Contest but haven't gotten around to signing up yet, this is a final reminder that the registration period ends tomorrow (September 14th) at 1 PM GMT.

Posted 3 months ago by Dave Horobin, 46 comments

New TrueAchievements Merchandise Now On Sale - New Designs, Colours And A Mug!

We have a brand new design available for a limited period. Shirts, hoodies and mugs galore. Pick them up before they disappear on October 2nd (EU) and 3rd (US).

Posted 3 months ago by Rich Stone, 107 comments

The Ultimate Head To Head 3 - Registration Is Now Open

You wanted more UHH, we are giving you more UHH! A longer group stage and rules to (hopefully) stop game manipulation, this year's event promises to be the best yet!

Posted 3 months ago by Rich Stone, 228 comments

Hover Information Added To Gamer, Game and Achievement Links

We have made it easy to see summary information on Gamers, Games and Achievements just by hovering over links on the site. We also have new toast information pop-ups, and a load of site performance improvements

Posted 3 months ago by Rich Stone, 163 comments

Leap Frog 2017 Details

Today, we are excited to announce the return of one our most popular community events, as Leap Frog returns for its third year.

Posted 5 months ago by Dave Horobin, 90 comments

Site Update Log And Gaming Session Improvements

You can now see a log containing all of the site developments and bug fixes that we put live. And we've made it much easier to set up a gaming session, and made a slight adjustment to the feedback score badge

Posted 5 months ago by Rich Stone, 91 comments

A Different Kind of Challenge - 40K Gamerscore In 24 Hours

Despite it being the reason behind many personal challenges, the one thing for which there is not a world record is the highest amount of gamerscore achieved in a 24 hour period. vSully managed 40K GS in 24 hours.

Posted 5 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 364 comments

Alphabet Challenge Stats Roundup

Our first ever Alphabet Challenge ended just over a week ago, and we thought it would be interesting to share some stats from the event.

Posted 5 months ago by Dave Horobin, 131 comments

For the First Time Ever, There is a New Global Leader for Gamerscore

From the moment that Stallion83 first registered on TrueAchievements way back on July 21st, 2008 he has topped the Gamerscore Leaderboard. That changed this past weekend when smrnov took the crown.

Posted 5 months ago by Dave Horobin, 402 comments

PSA: Bean Dive 2017 Registration is Now Open

If for some reason you haven't noticed the notifications popping up on your friend feed already so today, here's your reminder that registration for the Eighth Annual International Bean Dive is now open!

Posted 5 months ago by Dave Horobin, 47 comments

TA Playlist for July 2017, Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor, Has Begun

Don't look now but the year is already half over. Scary, I know. On the bright side that means June is finished and July is here -- and with a new month comes a new TA Playlist game. Come join us on our trip to Mordor!

Posted 5 months ago by Mark Delaney, 29 comments

New Site Badges and Styling

A cleaner look, multiple new badges, and lots of changes to the existing badge thresholds to make it easier to earn those precious gold ones!

Posted 6 months ago by Rich Stone, 376 comments

Bean Dive 2017 Details

As we approach the start of July, that will mean one thing for hundreds of TA members! You guessed it, the start of the eighth Annual International Bean Dive Event is almost upon us.

Posted 6 months ago by Dave Horobin, 135 comments

TA Playlist Game for July 2017 Announced

You have my sword -- And my bow -- And my axe -- And my achievement stack. The TA Playlist post-E3 poll for July 2017 has closed and the votes are in. Peek inside for some initial thoughts and a look at how the votes shook out.

Posted 6 months ago by Mark Delaney, 56 comments

TA Community Interview - KBop a doo

She's put down over 800 news articles since joining the newshounds and I'm sure everyone has enjoyed her work, but she hadn't yet sat down for the interview. It's time to change that.

Posted 6 months ago by Kevin Tavore, 37 comments

TA Playlist for June 2017, Sunset Overdrive, Has Begun

The community voted and the collective voice was heard; in runaway fashion June's TA Playlist game was decided to be Sunset Overdrive, the 2013 punkish open world shooter from Insomniac. Cme play along all month!

Posted 6 months ago by Mark Delaney, 27 comments

Introducing The Alphabet Challenge

Today, we are excited to announce a brand new community event called The Alphabet Challenge, where everyone that enters can be a winner and earn one of our new Community Challenges badges.

Posted 7 months ago by Dave Horobin, 254 comments

TA Playlist Episode 2 - Darksiders Now Available

The second month of TA Playlist has just about come to a close. Before we shift gears to Sunset Overdrive, it's time to conclude our month of discussion on the second ever community chosen game, Darksiders.

Posted 7 months ago by Mark Delaney, 11 comments

Join the Official TrueAchievements Injustice 2 Guild

With Injustice 2 releasing last week, it only makes sense that we invite the community to help us join the fight. Why not join the official TrueAchievements guild? Click through to get our Guild ID and join us in battle.

Posted 7 months ago by Will Cruz, 22 comments

TA Playlist Game for June 2017 Announced

It took only three months of TA Playlist before we got our first runaway poll winner. June's game leaves little room for doubt that democracy's voice has been heard. Click through to see what we'll all be playing throughout June.

Posted 7 months ago by Mark Delaney, 52 comments

TA Community Interview - Xpovos

He's got a book coming which makes him TA's most famous author. He's a self-professed nerd and ready to speak on all subjects from gaming to chemistry to election inspecting. Plus he's offered a special treat just for reading.

Posted 7 months ago by Kevin Tavore, 40 comments

Vote Now for June 2017's TA Playlist Game

June is nearing and that means so too is a new month of TA Playlist. We've curated another four games for the community to choose from. Which one of this eclectic foursome gets your vote for our third ever Playlist month?

Posted 7 months ago by Mark Delaney, 106 comments

Easter Egg Hunt Winner

Early in April, we announced a brand new community event called Easter Egg Hunt, which required participants to unlock as many 0 Gamerscore achievements as possible within a two-week period.

Posted 7 months ago by Dave Horobin, 99 comments

TA Playlist for May 2017 Has Begun

Our first month of TA Playlist was a bigger hit than we expected, so we hope the event continues to grow and bring together more players across the site we all call home. Come play Darksiders with us this month!

Posted 7 months ago by Mark Delaney, 40 comments

All The Ways You Can Win Brand New Games On TrueAchievements

We have given away hundreds of new games already this year; here are the details of all the different ways that you can get your hands on some of them.

Posted 8 months ago by Rich Stone, 51 comments

TA Playlist Podcast Episode 1 - Alan Wake, April 2017 Now Available

Our inaugural month of TA Playlist is coming to a close, and that means our debut episode of the TA Playlist Podcast is here. Join us in unraveling the mystery of Remedy's 2010 thriller, Alan Wake. And don't forget to subscribe!

Posted 8 months ago by Mark Delaney, 23 comments