All News tagged with 'Delisting'

May 2018 Delistings: Call of Juarez: Gunslinger and Chivalry

The Call of Juarez XBLA title that was removed in March, only to be relisted again in April, has indeed disappeared again. It's accompanied by a second title found on both XBLA and Xbox One.

Posted 16 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 26 comments

Hitman: Absolution Contracts Servers to Shut Down, Hopefully Temporarily

Hitman series developer IO Interactive must close the servers for 2012's Hitman: Absolution Contracts feature in what the company hopes is only a temporary situation.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 96 comments

April 2018 Delistings... and Some Relistings

This month's check has turned up one Xbox One title and four Games on Demand that have been removed from the Store. On the contrary, we have one Xbox One title, two XBLA titles and two Games on Demand that have returned.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 59 comments

The Pinball Arcade's Williams and Bally Tables to Be Delisted June 30th

Come this June, The Pinball Arcade will have more than 60 purchasable tables delisted. The delistings stem from Williams and Bally choosing not to renew their license with developer FarSight Studios.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 23 comments

March 2018 Delistings: Little Orbit Titles, Dragon Ball Z and More

This month's check has turned up four Xbox One titles, seven XBLA titles, and nine Games on Demand that have been removed from the Store.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 123 comments

Two Adventure Time Games To Be Delisted At End Of March

Here's a Public Service Announcement for any Adventure Time fans. The two games from publisher Little Orbit are set to be delisted on digital stores at the end of the month due to license expiration.

Posted 3 months ago by Andy Mills, 26 comments

Update: AlphaJax and Snap Attack Server Shutdowns Imminent

Today, AlphaJax and Snap Attack received identical server closure announcements. Both games will be shutting down and will no longer generate puzzles beginning May 18th, 2018.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 423 comments

February 2018 Delistings: Earthworm Jim HD and Games on Demand

This month's check has turned up a single XBLA title, one Game on Demand bundle, and two European Games on Demand that have been removed from the Store.

Posted 3 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 86 comments

More Delistings During January 2018

Last month, we brought news of delists from the Microsoft Store. The bad news is that January also brought along four XBLA delists, two Xbox One delists and six Games on Demand delists between North America and Europe.

Posted 4 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 82 comments

[UPDATE] Eight XBLA Delistings Bring in the New Year

At the end of every year, Microsoft has a junk out of their marketplace. This year was no exception. The end of 2017 has seen eight more Xbox Live Arcade titles disappear from the marketplace.

Posted 5 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 123 comments

Update: Delistings Likely for The Legend of Korra and Transformers Games

As players who keep a close eye on digital storefronts are well aware, the end and beginning of the year are prime times for licenses to expire. The end may be near for Transformers: Devastation and The Legend of Korra.

Posted 6 months ago by Kelly Packard, 102 comments

Sword Coast Legends Leaving Marketplace in December

The dungeon crawler will cease to be available at the end of December, although servers for the game will remain active and achievements should be unaffected. The game will be on sale next week.

Posted 6 months ago by Kevin Tavore, 18 comments

Update: Marvel Heroes Omega Support Ended, Closure on December 31st

It’s been a great year for Marvel fans, but the ending will be a bit sour. Launched only months ago, Marvel Heroes Omega will soon come to an end.

Posted 7 months ago by Kevin Tavore, 125 comments

Deadpool Getting Delisted Imminently

Making a game around a licensed property is always a bit of a risk, not least because licensing agreements have a limited lifespan. All versions of Deadpool are due to be delisted imminently.

Posted 7 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 63 comments

[UPDATE] Forza Motorsport 5 Delisted from Xbox Games Store

When Forza Motorsport 5 was included in Microsoft's Games With Gold promotion last month, several of you predicted that this would be its final swansong. Well, it turns out that you were correct.

Posted 8 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 193 comments

Xbox Bids Farewell to the 360's Indie Game Program

Picture this: it's 2009. You have 80 Microsoft points -- yep, that's right, Microsoft points -- left on your account. What do you do? You buy an Xbox Live Indie Game, of course! But, as of September, you can't anymore.

Posted 9 months ago by Kelly Packard, 72 comments

Rocket League's NBA Flag Pack to Be Delisted

Rocket League developer Psyonix has announced the "NBA Flag Pack" DLC will be delisted on September 28th. It contains 30 National Basketball Association team flags with which players can outfit their car in-game.

Posted 10 months ago by Kelly Packard, 10 comments

Rock Band Blitz to Be Delisted

As gamers are well aware, the existence of titles containing licensed music is a fragile affair. Developer Harmonix has confirmed the Rock Band spinoff will be delisted as of August 28th, five years after its initial release.

Posted 11 months ago by Kelly Packard, 20 comments

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD Possibly to Be Delisted

A Steam announcement warns of the imminent delisting of the HD throwback to the earlier Tony Hawk games, Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD. While it wasn't explicitly stated to be for Xbox, heed this warning regardless.

Posted 11 months ago by Kelly Packard, 46 comments

Poker Smash Removed From Backwards Compatability, Possibly Delisted

It's normal for Xbox gamers to hear about titles being added to the backwards compatability program, but how about removed? Today Microsoft pulled the match-three puzzler and poker game hybrid Poker Smash.

Posted 1 year ago by Kelly Packard, 14 comments

Delistings Imminent for Some Licensed Dead or Alive 5 Last Round DLC

Dead or Alive 5 Last Round is famous for its dozens of DLC packs. All Attack on Titan and Fairy Tale content will be delisted as of this summer. It's all cosmetic, so don't worry if you're only here for the achievements.

Posted 1 year ago by Kelly Packard, 12 comments

Alan Wake to be Delisted on May 15th

The cult classic was recently featured as the inaugural TA Playlist game in April, but now there's a bit of bad news: thanks to licensing expirations the game will be pulled from sale.

Posted 1 year ago by Kevin Tavore, 109 comments

Dance Central and Rock Band Track to Be Delisted

It's never good news when content has to be removed from the Marketplace, but it's nice when developers at least give advance notice. The Dance Central games, Rock Band 3 and Rock Band 4 are all having one track removed.

Posted 1 year ago by Kelly Packard, 13 comments

15 Windows Phone Games Removed from the Store

2017 is no stranger to delistings. The year started off with a batch of upwards of 15 games being removed from the Xbox One and Xbox 360 Marketplaces. Now a hefty handful of Windows Phone games have bid their adieus.

Posted 1 year ago by Kelly Packard, 108 comments

Elite: Dangerous Standalone Arena Removed from Marketplace

The standalone version of Arena for Elite Dangerous has been removed from the Xbox Live Marketplace. It shouldn't affect any existing players, as the mode is still supported through the regular Elite Dangerous menus.

Posted 1 year ago by Kelly Packard, 12 comments

[UPDATE] 'Tis the Season to be Delisted: More Xbox Games Removed from the Store

With the arrival of a new year comes the annual ritual of removing a small chunk of games from the store. Leading the way for 2017 is a group of licensed titles from Activision and some of Codemasters' older racing titles.

Posted 1 year ago by Rebecca Smith, 111 comments

Reminder: Forza Horizon + DLC to be Delisted on October 20th

Here is a friendly reminder that the original Forza Horizon and its DLC will be removed from the Xbox Live Marketplace as of October 20th. We also feel it's important to mention some of the issues the game is undergoing.

Posted 1 year ago by Kelly Packard, 195 comments

Free Slots Fun Factory Servers Shut Down and Delisted from the Xbox LIVE Store

Game Troopers' Free Slots Fun Factory's game-breaking issues were more than just a bug as the entire game has now been removed from the Xbox LIVE store.

Posted 1 year ago by Ashley Woodcock, 45 comments

Forza Horizon to be Delisted

Remember that Forza Horizon game we got free last month, the one that's had its DLC perpetually on sale for the last several weeks? It turns out there's a reason for all that — it's being delisted shortly.

Posted 1 year ago by Kelly Packard, 256 comments

Two More Titles Now Backwards Compatible; Delisting Imminent for Mickey Mouse

Forza Horizon and Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse joined the backwards compatibility program today. SEGA also confirmed to a news source that Castle of Illusion will be delisted on Friday.

Posted 1 year ago by Kelly Packard, 108 comments

Servers Shut Down for Five Xbox 360 Ubisoft Titles in September

Today we bring you the regrettable news that Ubisoft has detailed their plans to shut down the services for five Xbox 360 titles less than a month from now. We've compiled a list of achievements that may be affected.

Posted 1 year ago by Kelly Packard, 165 comments

XBL Content Roundup: August 26th, 2016

The highlight of the week comes in the form of Deus Ex, Madden NFL 17 and Attack on Titan (Europe only). There's also a returning XBLA title after a six year absence and a fresh delisting.

Posted 1 year ago by Rebecca Smith, 9 comments

XBL Content Roundup: August 12th, 2016

There isn't a lot on which to report this week, the higlights being an Xbox One port of Transformers: Fall of Cybertron and a free game with very quick gamerscore. The low-lights are XBLA delistings.

Posted 1 year ago by Rebecca Smith, 36 comments

Disney Infinity Outlines Server Shutdown Schedule

After Disney Infinity announced its discontinuation of the toys in May, it comes as no surprise they have detailed an outline for the servers' shutdown. All online services will be discontinued as of March 2017 with some earlier.

Posted 1 year ago by Kelly Packard, 118 comments

Xbox Fitness Says Goodbye

The Day One Kinect-enabled title Xbox Fitness announced today it will be receiving the "Project Spark treatment" — that is, slowly closing down in multiple phases. As of July 2017, the title will not be accessible at all.

Posted 2 years ago by Kelly Packard, 233 comments

All Support Discontinued for Project Spark

After some big changes in September to Project Spark, including changing the price of the game to completely free, publisher Microsoft and developer Team Dakota have made the decision to discontinue support entirely. Starting today, May 13th, Project Spark is now delisted from the Xbox Mark

Posted 2 years ago by Kelly Packard, 216 comments

XBL Content Roundup: March 11th, 2016

link hidden Pre-Orders Organic Panic Size: 1.78 GB Price: US$14.99 / £11.99 / €14.99 Release date: April 1st in North America and Europe Organic Panic is a super-kooky platformer with totally destructible envvironments and dynamic

Posted 2 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 36 comments

More Namco Bandai WP Titles To Be Delisted -UPDATE

Update To further prove my point that almost nothing gets past us eager achievement hunters here at TrueAchievements, the community has helped us out again with revealing that more of Namco Bandai's

Posted 2 years ago by Ashley Woodcock, 61 comments

XBL Content Roundup: February 5th, 2016

http://www.trueachievements.com/customimages/040691.jpg Pre-Orders Far Cry Primal APEX EDITION PREORDER Size: 11.97 GB Price: US$64.99 / £57.99 / €74.99 / AU$109.95 Release date: February 23rd worldw

Posted 2 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 34 comments

Pac-Man CE DX (Toshiba) To Be Delisted

The delisting of titles for Xbox can happen without much notice (sometimes with none at all) and often without any explanation. However, an eagle-eyed member of the TrueAchievements community has spo

Posted 2 years ago by Ashley Woodcock, 59 comments

XBL Content Roundup: December 18th, 2015

http://www.trueachievements.com/customimages/040691.jpg Xbox One Delists We'll get the bad news out of the way first. At the end of last month, publisher Mastertronic went into administration after a

Posted 2 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 45 comments

XBL Content Roundup: December 9th, 2015

http://www.trueachievements.com/customimages/040691.jpg Pre-Orders Resident Evil 0 Size: 10.68 GB Price: US$19.99 / £15.99 / €19.99 / AU$26.95 Release date: January 19th, 2016 worldwide Digital pre-o

Posted 2 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 22 comments

XBL Content Roundup: December 2nd, 2015

http://www.trueachievements.com/customimages/040691.jpg Pre-Orders Frizzy Size: 1010.5 MB Price: US$7.99 Release date: December 23rd in North America Frizzy is a tiny ball of dirt and fur. Within thi

Posted 2 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 18 comments

Sonic The Hedgehog 1 & 2 May Be Delisted Tomorrow

SEGA Japan has dropped another bombshell for a couple of their Xbox LIVE Arcade titles. Tomorrow, October 30th, Sonic The Hedgehog (Arcade) and Sonic The Hedgehog 2 will be delisted. However, there i

Posted 2 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 80 comments

XBL Content Roundup: October 14th, 2015

http://www.trueachievements.com/customimages/040691.jpg Pre-Orders Overlord: Fellowship of Evil Size: 4.44 GB Price: US$TBA / £14.99 / €21.49 / AU$32.15 Release date: October 20th worldwide Step into

Posted 2 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 49 comments

XBL Content Roundup: October 7th, 2015

Well, last week's question had a resounding verdict. From now on, we'll continue to include all DLC and demos/betas as we find them. I've even been nice enough to go back and include the DLC from the

Posted 2 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 47 comments

XBL Content Roundup: August 19th, 2015

http://www.trueachievements.com/customimages/040691.jpg Pre-Orders Blood Bowl 2 Pre-order Edition Size: 4.63 GB Price: US$49.99 / £39.99 / €49.99 / AU$79.95 Release date: September 22nd worldwide TOU

Posted 2 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 28 comments

XBL Content Roundup: August 14th, 2015

http://www.trueachievements.com/customimages/040691.jpg Pre-Orders Mad Max Preorder Size: 32.04 GB Price: US$59.99 / £49.99 / €69.99 / AU$99.95 Release date: September 1st worldwide Become Mad Max, t

Posted 2 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 16 comments

XBL Content Roundup: August 5th, 2015

http://www.trueachievements.com/customimages/040691.jpg Pre-Orders NHL 16 Deluxe Edition Size: 16.95 GB Price: US$69.99 / £64.99 / €79.99 / AU$109.95 Release date: September 17th worldwide Built with

Posted 2 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 25 comments

XBL Content Roundup: July 29th, 2015

Due to scheduling issues last week, we didn't have a content roundup. As such, today's list includes all content that has been released since July 21st. http://www.trueachievements.com/customimages/0

Posted 2 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 24 comments