All News tagged with 'Xbox LIVE Event'

Star Wars Battlefront II Holiday XP Event Now Running

Star Wars Battlefront II is taking a more low-key approach to their holiday event by boosting players' XP earnings and reducing the Battle Points cost of heroes, vehicles, and reinforcements while in Galactic Assault mode.

Posted 13 hours ago by Rebecca Smith, 17 comments

Defiance Celebrates the Holidays With a Solstice Strike

The Solstice Strike has begun and pits players against the Volge as they try to track down the Abominable Warmaster in seasonally-themed Arkfalls.

Posted 16 hours ago by Rebecca Smith, 5 comments

12 Days of Gearsmas Begins in Gears of War 4

The Coalition has just kicked off the 12 Days of Gearsmas event. The event brings along 12 days of bonuses, a special Horde variant and multiplayer mode, and plenty of Gearsmas skins to be earned.

Posted 5 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 39 comments

The Crew 2 Free Weekend Begins Today

Free weekends for games are nothing new, and The Crew 2 is this week's pick. Beginning today, players can try out the entire game for free, including the new PvP mode and Demolition Derby.

Posted 6 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 12 comments

Iceborne Expansion, Witcher Collaboration & More Coming To Monster Hunter: World

Capcom just announced a wealth of new content for Monster Hunter: World, including trailers for its first expansion, a Witcher collaboration, and various other content drops. Oh, and the game has a free trial this week.

Posted 8 days ago by James Kearle, 6 comments

Microsoft Details the ID@Xbox Winter of Arcade

Dubbed Winter of Arcade, the promotion has already begun and will cover nine notable ID@Xbox titles that are released throughout December.

Posted 12 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 28 comments

The Elder Scrolls Online Gets Xbox Live Gold Free Play Weekend

If you're one of the few players who haven't tried it yet, you'll be glad to know that The Elder Scrolls Online is getting another Free Play event starting from today.

Posted 13 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 8 comments

Killing Floor 2 Has a Twisted Christmas with Season's Beatings

This year, Tripwire Interactive has recruited Gary Busey to put a unique twist on the Christmas season with their Twisted Christmas: Season's Beatings update.

Posted 13 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 5 comments

Cold Peak Arrives in Warface Next Week

The free Cold Peak content update will bring along a new PvE co-op Special Operation, a new PvP mode, and five new maps when it arrives next week.

Posted 26 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 4 comments

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Gets Quad Feed Event and Latest Patch

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 has received a Quad Feed event that runs for the next five days, and the latest patch is now available to download. Quad Feed doubles multiplayer/zombies XP, tier boost, merits and NP.

Posted 28 days ago by Kelly Packard, 3 comments

Overwatch: Origins Edition Free Trial Discovered, Starts November 20th

We have just picked up a new description on the Overwatch store page which suggests that the game is getting a free trial at the end of this month.

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 6 comments

NBA 2K19 Available For Free This Weekend

2K's most recent basketball extravaganza, NBA 2K19, will available for all Xbox Live Gold members to download and play in its entirety for free this weekend.

Posted 1 month ago by James Kearle, 10 comments

Rainbow Six Siege Season 4 Teasers and Upcoming Free Weekend

Access to the entire Rainbow Six Siege game, including all maps, modes and Operators, is free this weekend from November 15th to 19th.

Posted 1 month ago by Richard Dobson, 3 comments

Party With Friends in SMITE for Double Everything

This weekend in SMITE, players can earn double worshipers, experience and favor while partied with at least one other player. Don't forget to use team boosters while in the match lobby for a 4x bonus.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

Destiny 2 Offers Gambit Mode Free Trial Weekend

Destiny 2 is offering another free trial for Gambit mode, a hybrid of PvE and PvP, this weekend beginning November 9th at 9 a.m. PDT and lasting through November 11th at 9 a.m. PDT.

Posted 1 month ago by Caleb Greer, 16 comments

Try PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds and PES 2019 for Free This Weekend

In this weekend's Free Play Days event, Xbox Live Gold will be free to all, and players can also check out PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds and Pro Evolution Soccer 2019 for free.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 10 comments

Try Rock Band Rivals for Free This Week

Harmonix is allowing Rock Band 4 players to try out the "Rock Band Rivals" expansion for free from today. They've also released a free DLC pack thanks to ReverbNation.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 17 comments

6.66XP Event Extended in Gears of War 4

The Coalition has extended the 6.66 XP event, limited-time game modes and gear pack bundle until 10:00am PST tomorrow, November 6th.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 52 comments

Play Just Cause 3 With Xbox Live Gold Until November 5th

Xbox Live Gold members can access Just Cause 3 with their membership for the better part of a week. The original Just Cause went backward compatible yesterday, and there will be sales throughout the event.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

Black Desert Open Beta Slated For November 8th

Pearl Abyss' highly anticipated MMORPG, Black Desert, will be receiving an open beta starting November 8th through November 12th. Sign up through the official website to receive exclusive items when the game launches.

Posted 1 month ago by Ozan Erhalac, 11 comments

World of Tanks Update 4.7 Brings Halloween to the Battlefield

World of Tanks is receiving special Halloween rewards and vehicles with Update 4.7. Participate in the Monsters Awakened event and experience the newest maps added to the game this October.

Posted 1 month ago by Nicole René, 8 comments

An Evil XP Event and the Final Achievement List Revealed for Gears of War 4

The Coalition has dished out details on the final set of achievements, the biggest XP offering, new in-game events, and a new pack to make your characters look the part in Gears of War 4 for this year's Halloween.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 80 comments

SMITE Gets a Double Everything Weekend

Like in many games this week, Halloween has arrived on SMITE's battleground of the gods. As part of a spooky event, players can earn double worshipers, favor and experience.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

For Honor Returns to the Otherworld

For Honor's Return to the Otherworld event is running a full week into November. During that time, players will be able to take on the Endless March game mode, take part in Arcade Weekly Quests, and earned themed loot.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 3 comments

FIFA 19 Ultimate Team Becomes an Ultimate Scream

Ultimate Scream is back for another year, and this time there are 21 shapeshifting players unleashed in the game's FIFA Ultimate Team mode.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 4 comments

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Gets Its First Double XP Weekend

Treyarch didn't wait long to start up an event for Call of Duty: Black Ops 4. This weekend, players can earn double experience in multiplayer and double Nebulium Plasma in zombies mode.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 16 comments

Conan Exiles and Halo Wars 2 Free for the Weekend

The free-to-play weekend for Xbox One is back and Gold subscribers will have the chance to test Conan Exiles and Halo Wars 2 this time around.

Posted 1 month ago by Nicole René, 25 comments

Party Up in SMITE for Double Worshipers, XP and Favor

This weekend in SMITE, players can earn double worshipers, experience and favor while playing in a party. It's the ideal time to increase your account level or god mastery levels and earn some favor.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 1 comment

Halloween Terror Returns to Overwatch

Returning for a third year, the Halloween Terror 2018 event is now underway. While there are no new achievements to be earned, the event does give the opportunity to earn the achievements from the previous events.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 11 comments

Overwatch Halloween Terror 2018 Event Begins Soon

Its that time of the year again! Overwatch fans are prepared to win loot boxes in spend coins in this year’s spooky Halloween Terror event.

Posted 2 months ago by Will Cruz, 26 comments

The Harvest Festival Hall Halloween Event Returns to TERA

Embrace the halloween spirit by particiapting in the returning Harvest Festival Hall event. Collect candy and exchange them for various prizes, including two exclusive event items: Boneshaker mount and Boo the Ghost Pet.

Posted 2 months ago by Ozan Erhalac, 1 comment

Bethesda Reveals Start Date For Fallout 76 B.E.T.A.

Ahead of the full release of Fallout 76 in November, Bethesda has announced the date for the beginning of the Break-It Early Test Application, or B.E.T.A for short. Okay, we get it Bethesda, we know you love your acronyms.

Posted 3 months ago by Andy Mills, 25 comments

Sea of Thieves Forsaken Shores Guide - Earn Commendations in The Devil's Roar

The third major content update for Sea of Thieves is out today and it introduces 15 new islands in what could be considered the game's higher difficulty area, The Devil's Roar. Row, row, row your boat to the Forsaken Shores.

Posted 3 months ago by Mark Delaney, 24 comments

SMITE Event Unlocks All Gods With 3x Worshipers, Favor, XP and Fantasy Points

The start of the yearly Odyssey event is being rung in with Hera's Odyssey Celebration, which unlocks all of SMITE's playable gods for everyone from September 21st-30th.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 12 comments

Forsaken's Gambit Mode Open to All Destiny 2 Players This Weekend

All Destiny 2 players can access the "Forsaken" DLC's Gambit mode this weekend, regardless of whether they own the expansion. Gambit combines PvP and PvE as two teams race to take down enemies the fastest.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 6 comments

Play Super Bomberman R and Ghost Recon Wildlands With Xbox Live Gold

Xbox Live Gold Free Play Days strike again. This time, players can access Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands and Super Bomberman R with an Xbox Live Gold membership.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 35 comments

The Division Free Weekend Begins on Xbox One

Running right now and continuing through Sunday, September 16th, Xbox Live Gold members can try out the game for free as part of Microsoft's Free Weekends program.

Posted 3 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 4 comments

Play Warhammer: Vermintide 2 Free With Xbox Live Gold This Weekend

This weekend, Xbox Live Gold members can download and take to the vermin-infested streets of Warhammer: Vermintide 2 as part of their membership benefits.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 9 comments

Earn Free Items in Overwatch's D.Va Nano Cola Challenge

When Overwatch's D.Va isn't saving the world -- like in her latest animated short, "Shooting Star" -- -- she's relaxing with her favorite sponsored beverage, Nano Cola.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

SMITE Event Doubles Worshipers, Favor and XP for Partied Players

In SMITE's Party Up weekend event, players can earn double worshipers, experience and favor, provided they are playing in a party with at least one other person.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 8 comments

Sea of Thieves Cursed Crews Event Begins Next Week

With very little breathing room, Rare has piled content and events into Sea of Thieves since May's first major free update, The Hungering Deep. Now, the latest Bilge Rat Adventure is due to kick off in just a few days.

Posted 4 months ago by Mark Delaney, 7 comments

Sea of Thieves Forsaken Shores Arrives September 19th

The second of the expansions announced at E3 was "Forsaken Shores", and now we have brief details and screenshots, as well as a promise that the event will be starting on September 19th.

Posted 4 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 9 comments

Earn Quadruple XP in Gears of War 4's Execution Playlist

Gears of War 4's continuous August double XP event also brings quadruple XP to select playlists. Starting today, players can earn quadruple XP in the Execution playlist.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 10 comments

Earn Double Gold in Paladins' Weekend Event

A weekend event lets Paladins players earn double gold from matches played. Gold is an important part of leveling up characters for several of the achievements since levels can be purchased with gold.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

Play Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare 2 Free With Xbox Live Gold

Xbox Live Gold Free Play Days come in all shapes and sizes; this weekend's is Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare 2. Xbox Live Gold members can download and play the title as part of their membership until August 19th.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 16 comments

Overwatch Summer Games 2018 Event Begins

Despite the end of the summer heatwave for many people, the Summer Games 2018 event is running now. Players can also new skins and take part in the returning Lúcioball Brawl.

Posted 4 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 3 comments

Tom Clancy's The Division Survival DLC Will Be Free for Limited Time

Phoenix, is the next shield and will take players through some tough attempts at Survival. Releasing on August 16th, players without the DLC can check it out for free on the same day up until August 22nd.

Posted 4 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 26 comments

Earn Double Everything This Weekend in SMITE

This weekend, players can earn double everything in SMITE. That amounts to double worshipers, experience and favor (no double fantasy points, sorry). Be sure to pop a team booster while you're at it to turn it up to 4x.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 9 comments

Play Multiplayer for Free this Weekend on Xbox Live

This weekend, everyone can enjoy multiplayer on Xbox Live thanks to an Xbox Live Free Play Days for All event, giving players without Xbox Live Gold the chance to enjoy online gaming on the Xbox One.

Posted 4 months ago by Dave Horobin, 39 comments

Star Wars Battlefront II Double XP This Weekend

Star Wars Battlefront II has a free weekend this weekend, so make sure you jump on the game and earn some extra XP. It might be the boost you need to hit level 50.

Posted 4 months ago by Megan Walton, 18 comments