All News tagged with 'Xbox 360'

Minecraft Patch Fixes "Glide" Issues As New DLC Hits The Store

A month ago, the latest minigame "Glide" was added to console editions of Minecraft. Alongside the release of a new DLC map pack for the minigame, a new patch irons out a few wrinkles.

Posted 18 hours ago by Sam Quirke, 4 comments

TimeShift, Assault Heroes 2 and More Now Backwards Compatible

Another 3 titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backwards Compatibility program, including TimeShift, Assault Heroes 2 and Commanders: Attack of the Genos.

Posted yesterday by Dave Horobin, 41 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 yesterday by Mark Delaney, 13 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: April 25th, 2017

Discounts on Transformers: War For Cybertron, Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD, Transformers: Fall of Cybertron, Transformers: Dark of the Moon, Faery: Legends of Avalon, Farming Simulator, Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark and more

Posted yesterday by Rich Stone, 32 comments

May 2017's TA Playlist Game Announced; Subscribe to the TA Playlist Podcast

With our first month winding to a close and the debut episode of the TA Playlist podcast soon to be recorded, it's time to start looking ahead to May's community game. Hint: If you diligently track GWG, you already own this one.

Posted 4 days ago by Mark Delaney, 52 comments

May's Games with Gold Titles Announced

It's that time to find out what your next offering of free titles will be for May as Major Nelson has announced next month's lineup of Games with Gold titles.

Posted 5 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 138 comments

Contra and More Now Backward Compatible

Another 5 titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Contra, 3D Ultra Minigolf Adventures, Golf: Tee It Up!, Gin Rummy and RoboBlitz.

Posted 6 days ago by Dave Horobin, 57 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: April 18th, 2017

Discounts on Darksiders II, Stuntman: Ignition, The Outfit, Divinity II: The Dragon Knight Saga, MX vs. ATV Supercross, Thunder Wolves, The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 and more

Posted 8 days ago by Rich Stone, 52 comments

Vote Now for May 2017's TA Playlist Game

As our inaugural month reaches its midway point, the 15th of the month also signals a new poll looking ahead to next month's TA Playlist game. Which of this month's four will earn your support for May 2017? Vote now!

Posted 11 days ago by Mark Delaney, 107 comments

TA Podcast: Yooka-Laylee, LEGO CITY Undercover, ID Games and More

Welcome to episode 65 of the TrueAchievements Podcast! With a shorter week due to the long Easter weekend, it's been an especially busy week.

Posted 12 days ago by Dave Horobin, 0 comments

Dance Central 3 Date-Specific Achievement Reminder

It's everybody's favorite 2012 Kinect dancing title -- Dance Central 3! In the month of April there are two different opportunities to earn a time-specific achievement earned for dancing with a character on their birthday.

Posted 14 days ago by Kelly Packard, 0 comments

Call of Duty: Black Ops II Now Backward Compatible

Another title has joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program. Call of Duty: Black Ops II is now available to play on the Xbox One.

Posted 15 days ago by Dave Horobin, 108 comments

[Update] Gears of War 2's Photojournalist Achievement Obtainable Again

Users were finally able to gain some real traction earlier this year via Twitter with PezRadar, or Adam Fletcher, Communications Director at The Coalition. By all accounts, the Photojournalist achievement is now fixed.

Posted 15 days ago by Kelly Packard, 72 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: April 11th, 2017

Discounts on Grand Theft Auto IV, Gears of War, Call of Duty: Black Ops, Gears of War 2, Red Dead Redemption, Gears of War 3, Grand Theft Auto V and more

Posted 15 days ago by Rich Stone, 95 comments

Xbox Spring Sale Announced for April 11th-17th

Another season brings another sale to the Xbox store. The Spring Sale will be returning from April 11th-17th. The sale is being advertised as offering up to 67% off with Xbox Live Gold members eligible to save up to another 10%.

Posted 19 days ago by Kelly Packard, 96 comments

Cars 3: Driven to Win Announced

Cars 3: Driven to Win has been announced, a video game accompanying Disney Pixar's upcoming film Cars 3. It's being described as a "world-class competitive racing game" featuring more than 20 characters from the film.

Posted 20 days ago by Kelly Packard, 14 comments

FIFA 17, Dragon Age Origins & Medal of Honor: Airborne Coming Soon to EA Access

EA has announced they are soon to add more titles to the EA Access Vault on Xbox One. Players can expect the latest soccer installment this month with FIFA 17 and two backwards compatible games to follow.

Posted 20 days ago by Kelly Packard, 21 comments

Various FIFA Titles Will Have Their Online Services Shut Down

Various FIFA titles will see their online services shut down as Electronic Arts have decided to pull the plug on services for FIFA 12, FIFA 13, and FIFA 15 Ultimate Team (WP).

Posted 21 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 42 comments

Sid Meier's Civilization Revolution and More Now Backwards Compatible

Three more titles have today joined the ever expanding number of Xbox 360 titles that are now playable on the Xbox One via the Xbox Backward Compatibility program.

Posted 22 days ago by Dave Horobin, 50 comments

Winners: Alan Wake

Our contest to win one of three download codes for Alan Wake is now for four codes, and it is now time to find out who our lucky winners are.

Posted 22 days ago by Dave Horobin, 22 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: April 4th, 2017

Discounts on Sid Meier's Civilization Revolution, Deadpool, Conan, Destroy All Humans! Path of the Furon, ArcaniA: Gothic 4, de Blob 2, Worms: Revolution and more

Posted 22 days ago by Rich Stone, 47 comments

Pro Evolution Soccer 2016 Server Shutdown Scheduled for August

As recent players of the game Pro Evolution Soccer 2016 are already aware, Konami has scheduled a server shutdown for the soccer title in August. Another round of PES servers bite the dust.

Posted 23 days ago by Kelly Packard, 32 comments

Ryse: Son of Rome and Darksiders Now Free With Games with Gold

The start of April means that Xbox LIVE Gold members can now download two new games for free thanks to Games with Gold.

Posted 25 days ago by Dave Horobin, 41 comments

Visit the Calendar Man for April Fool's Day in Batman: Arkham City

What's a holiday without a visit to the Calendar Man in the basement of the courthouse? April 1st is just one of the 12 dates required to earn the Storyteller achievement in the various versions of Batman: Arkham City.

Posted 26 days ago by Kelly Packard, 2 comments

TA Podcast: Thimbleweed Park, Snake Pass, Andromeda and More

It's been a very busy week at TGN Towers, but thankfully Rich and Jack took a well-earned break from coding site leaderboards and multi-genres to record episode 63.

Posted 26 days ago by Dave Horobin, 1 comment

TA Competition: Alan Wake

The first month of TA Playlist starts tomorrow and we giving you the chance to join in by winning one of three download codes for this month's featured game, Alan Wake

Posted 26 days ago by Dave Horobin, 490 comments

Far Cry 3 Now Backward Compatible

Another title has joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program. Far Cry 3 is now available to play on the Xbox One.

Posted 27 days ago by Dave Horobin, 64 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: March 28th, 2017

Discounts on a number of pieces of Xbox 360 content, including the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Bundle, Akai Katana, Under Defeat HD, and WWE 2K17.

Posted 29 days ago by Rich Stone, 41 comments

Minecraft: Free Console Update Adds Glide Mini Game

A free update adds the Glide mini game to console editions of Minecraft from today, with Score Attack and Time Attack modes for solo or online play and Xbox One leaderboards to stir up competitive spirit.

Posted 29 days ago by Luc1d, 16 comments

Army of TWO and Soltrio Solitaire Now Backward Compatible

Another 4 titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Army of TWO, Army of TWO (EU), Soltrio Solitaire and Army of TWO (Asian).

Posted 29 days ago by Dave Horobin, 73 comments

TA Podcast: Andromeda, Wildlands, KONA, Rocket League and ID@Xbox

Welcome to episode 62 of the TrueAchievements podcast! Unfortunately, Rich was away at the time of recording, so Jack and I soldiered on regardless and invited Mark to discuss this week's news and new game releases.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 5 comments

AC: Revelations, Darksiders and Darksiders II Are Now Backward Compatible

Another 3 titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Assassin's Creed: Revelations, Darksiders and Darksiders II.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 33 comments

April's Games With Gold Announced

With just over a week left of March, we've learned what the April's Games With Gold are. Next month you'll be able to play as a Roman warrior, one of the four horseman, one of gaming's best children and everyone's fave assassin.

Posted 1 month ago by Andy Mills, 174 comments

Stacking and More Now Backward Compatible

Another 3 titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Stacking, Daytona USA and Tower Bloxx Deluxe.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 39 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: March 21st, 2017

Discounts on Resident Evil 5, Resident Evil 6, Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City, Resident Evil 4 HD, Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions, Puzzle Quest: Challenge of the Warlords, Rayman Legends and more

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 31 comments

Second Take: Mass Effect 3

Red. Blue. Green. Three choices that defined a series that stood among the best of the generation. Public perception would call it one of the greatest failures in storytelling ever to grace gaming. I'd call it one of the best.

Posted 1 month ago by Kevin Tavore, 112 comments

Street Fighter IV and More Now Backward Compatible

Another 4 titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Street Fighter IV, Luxor 2, Poker Smash and Madballs in… Babo: Invasion.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 64 comments

Don't Forget to Visit The Calendar Man Tomorrow In Batman Arkham City

With tomorrow being Saint Patrick's Day, this presents an opportunity to make progress towards a specific date-sensitive achievement in the three versions of Batman: Arkham City.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 3 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: March 14th, 2017

Discounts on Gears of War 2, Gears of War 3, Assassin's Creed, Assassin's Creed III, Far Cry 3, Gears of War: Judgment, Far Cry 2 and more

Posted 1 month ago by Kevin Tavore, 37 comments

Weekend Headlines March 3-5th Part 1: Announcements, Updates and Release Dates

Now that GDC17 is over, it's time for developers and publishers to prepare for PAX East that's taking place over this weekend. The result is another deluge of weekend news.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 14 comments

Dance Central 3 Achievement Reminder

As long as games have timed achievements, we will continue to remind you about them. In case you missed the dozens of other reminders about Dance Central 3, there is an opportunity to receive a timed achievement.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 0 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: March 7th, 2017

Discounts on Call of Duty: Black Ops II, Bionic Commando, Lost Planet 2, The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings, Mega Man 9 and 10, The Escapists and more

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 23 comments

Xbox Goes to GDC

Microsoft views San Francisco's Game Developers Conference as an important part of their calendar year -- they reveal a lot of new and upcoming features for the Xbox One and Windows 10.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 32 comments

In Case You Missed It: Toy Story 3

2010's Toy Story 3 is a reminder that not all movie tie-ins are best left to the bargain bin. If you missed Toy Story 3 before, there's a whole toy box worth of reasons to give a try. Strap on your cowboy boots and saddle up.

Posted 1 month ago by Mark Delaney, 54 comments

Dead Rising 2: Case Zero and More Now Backward Compatible

Another 6 titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Dead Rising 2: Case Zero, Dead Rising 2: Case West, Cars 2, Meet the Robinsons, Dead Rising 2: Case Zero (JP) and Dead Rising 2: Case West (JP).

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 67 comments

Layers of Fear and Borderlands 2 Now Free with Games with Gold

The first of a new month marks a chance for Xbox LIVE Gold members to boost their backlog as two new games are now available to download for free via Games with Gold.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 35 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 month ago by Kelly Packard, 12 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: February 28th, 2017

Grand Theft Auto IV, Red Dead Redemption, FIFA 17, Madden NFL 17, Alien Breed, Battlefield: Bad Company 2, Bully: Scholarship Edition, Dragon Age: Origins, and more

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 37 comments

TA Podcast: For Honor, ReCore, ID@Xbox Games Round-up and Win a Game Code

It's been another busy week here at TA Towers, so we've enlisted the help of our Editorial Manager, Mark, to help us go through all of this week's games, news and listener questions.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 5 comments

Xbox Store Integration Version 2.0 - Even More Functionality Is Here!

Now no need to register to get Price Alerts, free content lists, additional filters and information, and revamped sales stories!

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 92 comments