All News tagged with 'Xbox LIVE Event'

Earn Double Class Experience in Gears of War 4's 25-Wave Horde Modes

This weekend, The Coalition is offering double Horde class experience in their 25-wave modes. There's Horde Frenzy, which has which has random enemies and a boss fight every five waves. There's also Horde Lite.

Posted 3 days ago by Kelly Packard, 35 comments

Earn Double Everything in SMITE Starting Friday

SMITE players never say no to a Double Everything Weekend. These events have it all: double worshipers, double experience and double favor. There's one running from September 22nd to September 25th.

Posted 3 days ago by Kelly Packard, 3 comments

Play Overwatch for Free This Weekend

Nearly every weekend for months, we've been reporting on various games hosting free-play events. The weekend starting September 22nd is no different thanks to Blizzard hosting a free event for Overwatch.

Posted 3 days ago by Kelly Packard, 17 comments

Battlefield 1 Gets a Free Weekend Plus XP Events to BF1, BF4, Hardline, BF3

Battlefest has begun in the Battlefield universe. While the event understandably focuses on Battlefield 1, the older titles have not been forgotten, and titles as far back as Battlefield 3 will be receiving double XP events.

Posted 4 days ago by Kelly Packard, 26 comments

Double XP Live in Star Wars Battlefront

EA has announced a double XP event for Star Wars Battlefront. The cryptic tweet doesn't give any indication of how long it will last -- is it perhaps a permanent boost? -- so take advantage of it while you can.

Posted 5 days ago by Kelly Packard, 17 comments

Double XP Now Live in Dungeon Defenders II

If Dungeon Defenders II is your game of choice this weekend, your progress will be expedited thanks to a double XP weekend that is live now.

Posted 10 days ago by Kelly Packard, 2 comments

Start the Weekend With Global Double XP in Gears of War 4

Whether you're re-upping, grinding out Horde waves, playing multiplayer or some combination of the above, double XP is always welcome in Gears of War 4. Enjoy global double XP all weekend long.

Posted 10 days ago by Kelly Packard, 12 comments

Fallout Shelter Celebrates 100 Million Users With Giveaway

Fallout Shelter, a free Xbox play anywhere game, has now got over 100 million users. To celebrate that fact, Bethesda are giving away some special items.

Posted 10 days ago by Megan Walton, 62 comments

Paladins Receives Double XP Weekend Following Latest Patch

Paladins is celebrating its one-year anniversary on the Steam platform. Console players probably haven't paid attention to it, but hey, if it brings a double XP weekend with it, the Steamiversary is our new favorite thing.

Posted 10 days ago by Kelly Packard, 0 comments

Play Dead by Daylight Free With Xbox Live Gold

Moving right along from last week's Skyrim Free Play Days and the prior weekend's Forza 6 offering, Xbox Live Gold members can play Dead by Daylight free all weekend long.

Posted 11 days ago by Kelly Packard, 16 comments

Play Skyrim: Special Edition Free With Xbox Live Gold

Players have an opportunity to return to the Imperial Province of Skyrim in an ongoing Xbox Live Gold Free Play Days event for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition.

Posted 18 days ago by Kelly Packard, 19 comments

Neverwinter Double XP Event Scheduled

A four-day double XP event will soon start in the console versions of Cryptic Studios' MMORPG Neverwinter. Your character and any companions will enjoy double XP until Monday, September 11th.

Posted 18 days ago by Kelly Packard, 23 comments

Earn Double XP in Gears of War 4's Horde Frenzy Mode

Horde Frenzy, The Coalition's abbreviated 25-wave version of Horde, will be offering double experience throughout the American Labor Day long weekend in Gears of War 4.

Posted 24 days ago by Kelly Packard, 10 comments

Play Forza Motorsport 6 Free With Xbox Live Gold

Over the long American Labor Day Weekend, Games With Gold members can give Forza Motorsport 6 a drive free of charge. The racing title is available to download and play all weekend long.

Posted 24 days ago by Kelly Packard, 12 comments

Party Up in SMITE Over the Weekend for 2x Everything

The three pinnacles of SMITE: worshipers, experience and favor. Over the long American Labor Day holiday, earn double of all the above in a Party Up Weekend.

Posted 24 days ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

Double XP Now Live in DOOM

Gamescom who? For DOOM developer id Software and publisher Bethesda, it's all about QuakeCon, taking place in the United States' Texas until August 27th. To celebrate, a double XP event is now live in the gruesome FPS.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 25 comments

Rainbow Six Siege Free Weekend and Operation Blood Orchid Details

Ubisoft is holding a free weekend for the game starting tomorrow, August 24th, and running until August 27th. We also have plenty of details for the upcoming "Operation Blood Orchid" DLC.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 13 comments

Earn Triple Worshipers This Weekend in SMITE

Always helpful to players looking to progress their character levels, account status and more, another event weekend is nearly here in SMITE. This time it's triple worshipers.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 3 comments

Play EA SPORTS UFC 2 Free With Gold Until August 21st

Xbox Live Gold members are used to Free Play events popping up here and there. The latest invites Gold members to try EA SPORTS UFC 2, the newest iteration of games based on the Ultimate Fighting Championship.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

The Division Update 1.7 Releases Tomorrow, Survival DLC Free to Try This Weekend

Update 1.7 for The Division introduces Global events, Commendations, Encrypted Caches, New Gear, customisation options and more. The "Survival" DLC will also be available to check out for free over the weekend.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 15 comments

Try All Characters Free in Paladins With 20% Bonus Gold and XP

Free is good. Weekends are good. Starting Friday, Hi-Rez will be combining the two with an event for Paladins: Champions of the Realm that will unlock all the game's champions for everyone all weekend long.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

Artio: The Bear Goddess Joins SMITE Console Roster in Latest Patch

SMITE's latest patch offers up a new stance-switching goddess, improvements to ranked, new Season Ticket and Summer of SMITE content, bug fixes, balance changes and more for the third-person MOBA.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 2 comments

For Honor Free Play Weekend

For Honor is offering free play days this coming weekend for Xbox Live Gold subscribers. Free play days begin August 10th at 12:01 AM PDT and end August 13th at 4:59 PM PDT.

Posted 1 month ago by Roland Chansen, 4 comments

Another Double XP Weekend Scheduled for Dungeon Defenders II

If you missed out on last weekend's Dungeon Defenders II double XP event, then you're in luck. Another one is already scheduled to go live very shortly.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

Summer Games 2017 is Coming to Overwatch

Game Director Jeff Kaplan is known for constantly feeding information to gamers via developer updates. This time around he reveals new information regarding the upcoming event, Summer Games 2017.

Posted 1 month ago by Will Cruz, 10 comments

Gears of War 4 August Update Arrives

The August update has arrived for Gears of War 4 and with it comes two new maps, a variety of events and a new craftable character.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 29 comments

A Rank-Up Campaign is Running in Happy Wars

The only thing that makes Happy Wars players happier is a bonus XP event. This time around 30% bonus score is being offered in multiplayer modes for the next several days.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

Try Titanfall 2's Multiplayer Free With Double XP Until July 30th

Free trial weekends are becoming more and more of a regular occurrence for gamers in recent times. This weekend it's Titanfall 2's turn to be offered up as a free sample.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 12 comments

Double XP Goes Live in Dungeon Defenders II

A Double Gold Weekend was supposed to go live today in Dungeon Defenders II, but there was a problem with the event. Since Trendy isn't able to provide gamers with double gold, they're offering up double experience instead.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

A Double XP Weekend Lands in DOOM

Recently DOOM has been making waves with its huge 6.66 update. To celebrate, a double XP weekend has gone live. This should help you get to those higher prestige levels a little quicker.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 24 comments

SMITE's Mid-Season Patch Arrives With Rewards System, Prestiges and More

This year's Mid-Season Patch brings a hefty dose of content -- the Summer of SMITE has begun, levels now go higher than 30, you can unlock free items just for playing through the new rewards system and more.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

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 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 23 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 3 months 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 3 months 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 3 months 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 3 months 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 3 months 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 3 months 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 3 months 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 3 months 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 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments