All News tagged with 'Xbox LIVE Event'

Diablo III: Reaper of Souls Gets Xbox Live Gold Free Play Days

Xbox Live Gold members can enjoy Blizzard's Diablo III: Reaper of Souls - Ultimate Evil Edition at no charge thanks to the dungeon crawler being part of an Xbox Live Gold Free Play Days promotion.

Posted just now by Kelly Packard, 3 comments

Multiplayer All Access Weekend Begins on Xbox One and Xbox 360

Regardless of whether or not you're an Xbox Live Gold member, there is a lot to do on Xbox this weekend. Microsoft has opened up Silver players' horizons even further thanks to a Multiplayer All Access Weekend.

Posted 6 days ago by Kelly Packard, 27 comments

Party Up in SMITE for 2X Everything

Merry Christmas! It's not really Christmas, but according to SMITE's in-game calendar, it's Christmas in July. To celebrate the occasion, players can earn double everything all weekend long while playing in a party.

Posted 6 days ago by Kelly Packard, 10 comments

Paladins Starts a Party Up Weekend

Do you have friends? Do your friends play Paladins? If you answered yes to the previous questions, you can probably see where this is all heading -- there is a Party Up Weekend event going live for the title.

Posted 6 days ago by Kelly Packard, 6 comments

DOOM's 6.66 Update Unlocks All DLC Content and Free Weekend

If you haven’t had the chance to play DOOM, this weekend is a perfect time. Check out details regarding the newest update and exactly when can players can dive in.

Posted 8 days ago by Will Cruz, 137 comments

Next Dungeon Defenders II Patch Addresses Drops, Fixes, Gold Events and More

Free-to-play tower defense title didn't have the smoothest launch. Developer Trendy Entertainment is working on the follow-up patch, Patch 1.0.3, that will offer up loot changes, free gifts, balance adjustments and more.

Posted 12 days ago by Kelly Packard, 15 comments

Gears of War 4's Competitive 2.0 Beta Live With Double XP

Since Gears of War 4's launch last October, The Coalition has been trying to capture the right feel. They're hoping the Competitive 2.0 Beta Playlist will be a good opportunity for players to provide direct feedback on changes.

Posted 12 days ago by Kelly Packard, 25 comments

SMITE's Dreamhack Tournament Brings a Double FP Event and Plenty of Spoils

Events are always a prime time for developers to reveal new information about their games. This weekend, Hi-Rez has done so for SMITE, dropping plenty of spoils at Dreamhack in Valencia, Spain.

Posted 13 days ago by Kelly Packard, 1 comment

Earn Double XP in Star Wars Battlefront This Weekend

With Star Wars Battlefront II soon to be released, the prime window of opportunity to reach max level in its predecessor is winding down. Earn double XP all weekend long in Star Wars Battlefront.

Posted 13 days ago by Kelly Packard, 11 comments

The Elder Scrolls Online Offers a Free Trial of Their ESO Plus Service

Between July 5th-10th, Bethesda are offering a free trial of their ESO Plus service, which offers players new quests, greater rewards, an experience increase and a whole lot more to aid your exploration of Tamriel.

Posted 23 days ago by Alex Jones, 8 comments

Call of Duty: Black Ops III Plays Host to a Double XP Event

Treyarch is celebrating the United States' long Fourth of July weekend with a global double XP event for 2015's Call of Duty: Black Ops III. Zombies Chronicles marathon, anyone?

Posted 27 days ago by Kelly Packard, 9 comments

SMITE Fourth of July Event Doubles Worshipers, XP and Favor

No matter your weekend goals in SMITE, a Double Everything event in celebration of the U.S. Fourth of July holiday should help you reach them twice as fast. The event goes live this Friday.

Posted 27 days ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

Call of Duty: Days of Summer Event Detailed for Three Different CoD Titles

The newly revealed Days of Summer Event looks to keep passionate Call of Duty players entertained over the next few weeks, as various events are taking place in Modern Warfare Remastered, Infinite Warfare, and Black Ops III.

Posted 29 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 5 comments

Gears of War 4 Golden Weekend Event Offers Double XP and Is Live Now

This weekend is being made Golden by The Coalition as they host the Golden Gun event in Gears of War 4. Play in this specific playlist to rack up double XP. A free Gnasher Shotgun skin also awaits you just for logging in too.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 17 comments

Try All Champions Free in Paladins This Weekend Plus Account Copy Now Live

Free-to-play games are great, but if the base game is available at no charge, there's usually a catch like having to buy or rent individual characters. This weekend try all champions free in Paladins: Champions of the Realm.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 6 comments

Happy Wars Hosts a Rank-Up Campaign and Buff Gem Blowout

Always the host of numerous ongoing events, ToyLogic has a steady stream of activities planned for Happy Wars. In addition to a Rank-Up Campaign, there's an ongoing Buff Gem Blowout and a Special Weekend Challenge.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

Elusive Target #25 Goes Live Tomorrow on HITMAN

New and old fans alike now have the opportunity to continue being an assassin with the added challenge of the 25th elusive target. Be quick, as the target will only be available for 10 days.

Posted 1 month ago by Will Cruz, 6 comments

EA Access Free for Xbox Live Gold Members This Week

It's not the first time the publisher has done this, but for those looking for some free game trials -- and gamerscore -- you may like to know that EA Access will once again be free during E3 week. Go forth and play freebies!

Posted 1 month ago by Mark Delaney, 38 comments

Paladins Double XP Weekend Inbound

Adding onto the pile of games hosting events this weekend, Paladins has entered the ring with a Double XP Weekend. All weekend long players can earn double account experience and double champion experience.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

Overwatch Double XP Weekend

Last May Blizzard's Overwatch launched to great fanfare, quickly catapulting to the top of the charts as one of 2017's biggest hits. The anniversary event is continuing into June with a Double XP Weekend from June 8th-12th.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 15 comments

Deformers ReFormed Update to Launch With a Free 20 Hour Trial Event

The arena title that features squishy blobs as its combatants is now set to receive its first major update -- which includes cross-platform play with PC -- as well as a free trial weekend for Xbox Live Gold members.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 12 comments

Gears of War 4's June 6th Update Brings New Difficulties, Achievements and More

After putting the game behind them, it may have been easy to for completionists to forget The Coalition announced four months ago that new difficulties and achievements are on the way -- June 6th, to be exact.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 134 comments

FIFA 17 Free Weekend on Xbox

FIFA 17 is the next game to be available for free this weekend as part of the Free Play Days. FIFA 17 will also be on sale this weekend for up to 50%. The full game is available for Gold Members.

Posted 1 month ago by Stephanie Caldwell, 2 comments

HITMAN June Content Schedule Announced

Despite publisher Square Enix looking to sell the Danish developer, IO Interactive continue on in the face of adversity, revealing that not only will there be a June update for HITMAN but also what's coming in it too.

Posted 1 month ago by Andy Mills, 9 comments

SMITE Party Up Event Offers Up to Triple Worshipers, XP and Favor

Are you free this weekend? Do you have two friends who play SMITE? If you answered "yes" to both of the prior questions, then you're eligible to receive triple worshipers all weekend long in the third-person MOBA.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 2 comments

Fallout 4 Free Weekend On Xbox Live

Fallout 4 will be exclusively available for Xbox Live Gold members this weekend for the first time ever. The game, including season pass and deluxe edition, will also on sale for a limited time.

Posted 2 months ago by Stephanie Caldwell, 31 comments

Overwatch's Anniversary Celebration Commences

Overwatch celebrates its one-year anniversary on May 24th. Last week Blizzard announced a special celebration of the FPS, which has begun to commence. How does an in-game event and a free weekend sound?

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 21 comments

Happy Wars Rank-Up Week and More Events Now Live

If you're still working toward leveling up in Happy Wars, your weekend just got a little happier. Developer ToyLogic is running a bonus 30% XP event well into next week with some other special events too.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

Minecraft: Xbox One Edition and Multiplayer Free This Weekend on Xbox Live

From May 18th to the 21st, Microsoft is offering free online multiplayer for all Xbox Live players. Even more exciting is a limited time offer to unlock Minecraft: Xbox One Edition for free.

Posted 2 months ago by Dave Bricker, 38 comments

Black Ops III Zombies Chronicles Lore Trailer, Gameplay and Double XP Week

Call of Duty: Black Ops III's fifth DLC is officially out on PS4. While this isn't something players on other platforms are particularly pleased about, it at least brings trailers, gameplay footage and an event for everyone else.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 10 comments

Gears of War 4 Double XP Weekend

Sick of the Gears of War 4 event weekends that demand you play a particular playlist? Not this weekend! This time around you can play the game however you choose thanks to a global double XP weekend that has now begun.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 19 comments

Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare 2 Free Play Days Event

While it doesn't seem to have been announced in an official capacity yet, there is an Xbox Live Gold Free Play Weekend currently ongoing for Plants vs Zombies Garden Warfare 2. Check your Dashboard!

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

GTA Online: Heist Double RP and GTA$ Event

This week Grand Theft Auto V is offering double RP and double GTA$ for heist missions. A featured in-game sale is also live, which includes 25% the coveted Buzzard Attack Chopper. This event ends May 15th.

Posted 2 months ago by Roland Chansen, 2 comments

May Content Revealed for HITMAN and Elusive Target #24 Now Live

There are plenty of new challenges this update, with a new elusive target, two new escalation contracts and ten new featured contracts. Good luck, 47.

Posted 2 months ago by Jack Palmer, 8 comments

SMITE Triple Everything Weekend Coming Up for Console Players

If you're a SMITE player, you're used to the weekend specials by now. This weekend it'll be a Triple Everything event just for console players. The event will triple worshipers, experience and favor.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

Paladins Double Gold Weekend is Live

After 50 days of the closed beta being available, Hi-Rez Studios is making its first-person shooter Paladins open to everyone, also having a double gold weekend to celebrate.

Posted 2 months ago by Claudio Barata, 5 comments

Xbox LIVE Gold Members Can Play Tom Clancy's The Division for Free This Weekend

Massive and Ubisoft has announced a free weekend for Tom Clancy's The Division. Those who check it out and enjoy the game can carry over their progress and purchase the Standard or Gold Edition with 65% off the full price.

Posted 2 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 25 comments

Gears of War 4 Versus Weekend Offers Bonus XP in Escalation

The Coalition is promising monthly events in Gears of War 4's Versus and Horde. Last weekend we saw the return of Feral Horde; now it's time for the Versus weekend, which offers XP boosts in the Escalation game mode.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 9 comments

SMITE Party Up Weekend Boosts Worshipers, XP and Favor

If you're exhausted by the SMITE events that have been happening seemingly every weekend for months... too bad! There's another one approaching. This time it's a Party Up Weekend, so make sure to round up your friends.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 6 comments

Gears of War 4's Feral Horde Event Returns With Weekend Double Class XP

Gears of War 4's Feral Horde event has returned as the monthly Horde playlist. While Feral Horde will be available until the launch of next month's Horde event, double class XP can be earned in the playlist just for this weekend.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 19 comments

SMITE Double Fantasy Points Weekend Goes Live

The first Double Fantasy Points Weekend of Season 4 is now live in SMITE. For players trying to get a jump on making sure they earn all the rewards this year, it's a great opportunity to double their progress toward goals.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

SMITE Double Everything Weekend Incoming

Hi-Rez's original announcement of an upcoming Double Everything Weekend for SMITE had a lot of egg puns in it due to the event being in honor of the Easter holiday. We'll spare you the puns and just tell you about the event.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

Elder Scrolls Online Free Play Week Starts Now

Bethesda opens up the world of The Elder Scrolls Online for new players for a whole seven days period to try for free and gifts them 500 Crowns to get started kitting out their character.

Posted 3 months ago by Andrew Ogley, 14 comments

Call of Duty Black Ops III Awakening Free DLC Weekend

While Infinity Ward Infinite Warfare may be the most current Call of Duty title, Treyarch is still hosting events for their 2015 entry, Call of Duty: Black Ops III. This weekend players can access "Awakening" for free.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 14 comments

Happy Wars Rank-Up and Statue Events Live With New Patch

If you're still trying to rank up, collect items and level up those aforementioned items in Happy Wars, two weeklong events just started that should be of aid. A new patch has also gone live bringing a few new features.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

Paladins Double XP Weekend

If you're trying to level up your account or the various characters of Paladins: Champions of the Realm, this opportunity is a prime time for it thanks to an incoming Double XP Weekend.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 14 comments

HITMAN Changes Up Release Schedule For New Content

After more than a year of smaller weekly additions to HITMAN, the team at IO Interactive has switched it up a little. Starting from April, there will instead be bigger monthly releases.

Posted 3 months ago by Andy Mills, 7 comments

Gears of War 4's April Update and Maps Arrive

A new month means two new maps for Gears of War 4. Or, in this case, two old maps. The maps went live today for owners of the season pass via the developer's playlist. As usual, there is also an accompanying update.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 15 comments

Paladins Double Gold Weekend Event

After making the Internet rain with codes for the Paladins: Champions of the Realm closed beta, Hi-Rez is hosting another weekend event to welcome all of those new players to the Realm.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 12 comments

Gears of War 4 Heads Down Horde Event

As The Coalition mentioned earlier this month, a special Horde event will be going live starting Friday. This one is called Heads Down and will pit players against 50 waves of Deadshots and Snipers.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 28 comments