All News tagged with 'Xbox LIVE Event'

Earn Double Worshipers, XP and Favor in SMITE's Party Up Weekend

A Party Up Weekend is just about to start in SMITE. The event will give double worshipers, experience and favor to anyone playing in a party. After that, get ready for the launch of patch 4.25 with Cerberus and a new event.

Posted 9 days ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

Everyone Can Play Halo 5: Guardians For Free This Weekend

Starting earlier today and running until the end of this upcoming Sunday, Halo's most recent main series instlament, Halo 5: Guardians, will be free to play for everyone on Xbox One.

Posted 10 days ago by Andy Mills, 20 comments

Call of Duty WWII Upcoming Double XP Event Starts Tomorrow

It's time for another double XP event in developer Sledgehammer Games' Call of Duty: WWII. A transmission was tweeted out on the team's official Twitter account confirming when and what exactly is happening with the event.

Posted 16 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 17 comments

Neverwinter Offers Double XP and Discounts on Services

If you're still looking to level up some characters in Neverwinter, this week's event is for you. During the same period, there will be a 20% discount on everything in the Service categories of the Zen Market.

Posted 17 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 15 comments

SMITE's Saturnalia Event Kicks Off With a Week of Double Worshipers and XP

SMITE's yearly Saturnalia event is back. Similar to last year's celebrations, players can earn double worshipers and XP throughout the duration of the event along with gems for completing quests.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

Winter Is Coming To For Honor With The Frost Wind Festival

A cold snap has come to For Honor in the form of the Frost Wind Festival. This limited-time event will bring a new match type to the game, as well as a slew of winter-themed items including weapons and an emote.

Posted 1 month ago by Andy Mills, 2 comments

'Tis the Season for a Roblox Holiday Event with Mountaineers

As if ROBLOX fans weren't already having enough fun with Roblox Corporation's Xbox One X enhanced ID@Xbox title, the developers have raised the bar even higher just in time for the holiday season.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 7 comments

Earn Gems of War's Game Breaker Achievement Guaranteed for a Limited Time

Gems of War is a free-to-play puzzle game that is always receiving new achievements. Many of the title update achievements are luck-based to earn. For a limited time, the luck can be taken out of earning the Mongo troop.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 56 comments

The Dawning Set To Bring Festive Cheer To Destiny 2

According to Bungie, it's not just us down here on Earth that celebrate during the winter season as they've announced "The Dawning" for Destiny 2, a suitably-themed limited-time event.

Posted 1 month ago by Andy Mills, 25 comments

FUTmas Begins in FIFA 18

With just ten days until Christmas, plenty of games are getting into the festive spirit. FIFA 18 chose today to begin FUTmas, EA's annual event for FIFA Ultimate Team.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 5 comments

Unlock a Red Dead Redemption 2 Revolver Through Grand Theft Auto V

What better way to promote an upcoming game than through an already popular game? Rockstar is doing just that with an opportunity to unlock a double-action revolver in both GTAV and RDR2.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 64 comments

Pick Up HITMAN's Paris Missions For Free This Holiday Season

Danish developer IO Interactive has certainly gotten into the spirit of the Christmas season as they've announced that they are making HITMAN's Paris location free for anyone to pick up as part of the HITMAN Holiday Pack.

Posted 1 month ago by Andy Mills, 14 comments

Metal Gear Survive's Single-Player Campaign Revealed, Beta Announced

Konami has provided an update on Metal Gear Survive a couple of months out from the game's release with a trailer that focuses on the single-player campaign, but also announces a pre-release multiplayer beta.

Posted 1 month ago by Andy Mills, 22 comments

Injustice 2 Free Trial Available Today

Beginning today and running until this upcoming Monday, developer NetherRealm Studios and publisher Warner Bros are provided players with the opportunity to try out their DC fighting game Injustice 2.

Posted 1 month ago by Andy Mills, 10 comments

Rocket League Frosty Fest Begins Monday with Limited Time Items

If you enjoyed your time with Rocket League's Haunted Hallows event back in October, you'll not want to miss this. Another limited time event kicks off on Monday, December 11th, called Frosty Fest. It's a winter wonderland.

Posted 1 month ago by Mark Delaney, 5 comments

Overwatch's Winter Wonderland Event Returns December 12th

Blizzard rarely lets a holiday slip by without a themed brawl in Overwatch. This month, last year's Winter Wonderland event will be returning to bring holiday cheer to the first-person shooter.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 17 comments

Winter Siege Brings The Snow (And More) To Call Of Duty: WWII's Multiplayer

It's that time of year where we see game developers add a little winter or Christmas-themed cheer to their titles. Sledgehammer Games has gotten in on the fun with "Winter Siege", a community event for Call of Duty: WWII.

Posted 1 month ago by Andy Mills, 9 comments

The Division Update 1.8 Launches Today, Free DLC Week

The largest free update for the title so far sees the game map expanded, two new game modes, changes to "The Underground" DLC, a new social space and an overhaul of how players go Rogue in the Dark Zone.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 21 comments

Battlefield 1 Upcoming Holiday Events and Giveaways

Those who continue to play DICE's World War I shooter may be happy to know that Battlefield 1 will be having events and giveaways all throughout December. These include Battlepacks, missions, 2XP, and "Turning Tides".

Posted 1 month ago by Ethan Anderson, 5 comments

Call of Duty: WWII Celebrates Thanksgiving With XP Event

From 10am PST today, November 22nd, through until 10am PST on Monday, November 27th, players will be awarded double XP in all multiplayer modes.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 6 comments

Thanksgibbing Arrives in Gears of War 4

If there's one thing that hasn't changed much over the years, it's Thanksgibbing events in Gears of War. American Thanksgiving is coming up in a few days, which means it's Thanksgibbing time in Gears of War 4.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 18 comments

Party Up in SMITE for 2x Everything

Another Party Up Weekend has arrived for SMITE. Players can earn double worshipers, experience and favor with one requirement: they have to be partied up with one or more players.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 0 comments

Ubisoft Announces Free Weekend For Rainbow Six Siege

Just before moving into Rainbow Six Siege's final season of year two with Operation White Noise, the team at Ubisoft Montreal is providing everyone the opportunity to try the game out for free this weekend.

Posted 2 months ago by Andy Mills, 20 comments

Earn 20% Bonus Gold and XP in Paladins' Party Up Weekend

This weekend, players can earn 20% bonus gold and experience when playing in a party in Paladins: Champions of the Realm. If you have your eyes set on the achievements that were added recently, you're going to need it.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

Happy Dungeons Now Offers Permanent 2XP in Story Quests and Infinite Dungeon

One thing we always see lamented in the comments sections is that the developer ToyLogic rarely runs XP events for Happy Dungeons, instead doing them for Happy Wars. How does permanent double XP sound?

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 19 comments

11 Years of Gears Celebration Kicks Off With Double XP in Gears of War 4

After just celebrating Gears of War 4's first anniversary in October, The Coalition is now honoring 11 years of the entire Gears of War franchise. The festivities kick off today with a week of double XP.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 19 comments

SMITE Starts Up a Triple Everything Weekend for Console Players

It hasn't been the smoothest week for SMITE console players. For Xbox One players, the 4.20 patch was delayed to November 6th due to the certification process for the Xbox One X upgrades. Earn 3x everything to make up for it.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

Neverwinter Gets Double XP and the Masquerade of Liars Event Until November 1st

Halloween is coming up fast, and dozens of games are hosting themed events in honor of it. Neverwinter is no different. The Masquerade of Liars has begun, and players can earn double XP until November 1st.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

Gears of War 4's Halloween Event Begins With Pumpkin Ball and Monster Mash

Gears of War 4 is the latest game to begin their Halloween festivities. This year, the traditional Pumpkin Ball game mode has returned. For those who prefer a dose of PvE instead of PvP, there is a Halloween Horde event ongoing.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 13 comments

All Characters Unlocked This Weekend in Gigantic

This weekend, all characters are unlocked in the free-to-play MOBA Gigantic. Normally, characters must be unlocked indvidually with currency or as part of the game's purchasable packs.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 1 comment

Spooky Double Everything Starts in SMITE

Add one more game to the list of titles hosting Halloween-themed events: SMITE. The MOBA's Reaping event is moving into its second phase, The Reaping: Part Two. Earn double everything all weekend long.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

Free Weekend Access to XCOM 2 With Xbox Live Gold

XCOM 2 is the latest game to be getting Xbox Live Gold Free Play Days. With Free Play Days, which has become one of the major perks of Xbox Live Gold, players can have access to the full version of the game.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 12 comments

Gears of War 4's October Update Detailed

With The Coalition's one year plan of adding two maps every month to Gears of War 4, this means the October 2017 update is the last time we'll see more maps. There's also a Halloween event coming up and more.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 34 comments

Cities: Skylines Gets Xbox Live Gold Free Play Days

According to an advertisement on the dashboard and the game's Xbox.com store page, Colossal Order's Cities: Skylines is free to play this weekend for Xbox Live Gold members.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 16 comments

Crossout Is Taking Halloween Deadly Serious In Their Latest Update

Gaijin Entertainment has already kicked off the Halloween fun in their free-to-play, post-apocalyptic action MMO, Crossout, as a new update has gone live and is full of spooky and scary Halloween goodness.

Posted 3 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 1 comment

For Honor Joins The Halloween Festivities

For Honor joins in the season of Halloween with a whole new event running until November 2nd. During the course of the event, combat will take on a supernatural theme with skeleton armies taking over the battlefields.

Posted 3 months ago by Andrew Ogley, 6 comments

ROBLOX Announces Halloween Event With New Content

Three new Halloween themed stories join the ROBLOX Bloxtober event, giving players the opportunity to win virtual prizes including Halloween costumes for their avatar.

Posted 3 months ago by Andrew Ogley, 20 comments

Gears of War 4 Gets More 4X XP This Sunday

On October 11th, The Coalition ran a one-day only quadruple XP event. With that date being a Wednesday smack in the middle of the workweek, it was far from ideal, so here's another!

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 43 comments

Earn Triple Worshipers in SMITE's Weekend Event

If you missed last weekend's event that doubled everything, the stakes are even higher this time with a Triple Worshiper Weekend in SMITE.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

Gears of War 4 Gets One Day Only Quadruple XP

To celebrate October 11th, Gears of War 4's official first birthday, The Coalition is offering one day of quadruple, or 4X, experience. The event is live now and will run until 10 a.m. PDT on Thursday, October 12th.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 24 comments

Overwatch's Halloween Terror Event Returns With Junkenstein's Revenge

Blizzard is known for Overwatch's seasonal events, which always bring exclusive game modes, cosmetics and more to the first-person shooter. Halloween Terror is back with Junkenstein's Revenge and more.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 47 comments

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Halloween Event Comes With Free Loot

With one month left until the Call of Duty series goes back to its World War II roots, Infinity Ward has announced the Halloween event for Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, with free loot, double XP, a boss battle mode and more!

Posted 3 months ago by Claudio Barata, 12 comments

Ghost Recon Wildlands’ Multiplayer Mode Out Tomorrow, Free Play Weekend Coming

Ubisoft has been hard at work adding new content to Wildlands and the most anticipated addition is finally due out to tomorrow. The 4v4 multiplayer mode should be exactly what fans are looking for.

Posted 3 months ago by Kevin Tavore, 15 comments

Destiny 2's First Iron Banner Is About To Go Live, Prestige Raid Delayed

A month after being launched on consoles, and with two weeks to go until the PC version is launching, Bungie has released new details on the upcoming Iron Banner event, with some differences from its predecessor.

Posted 3 months ago by Claudio Barata, 25 comments

Celebrate Gears of War 4's 1st Birthday With 10 Days of Double XP

The Coalition is celebrating Gears of War 4's first birthday with ten days of global double XP in Horde and Versus, purchasable Golden Gear Packs, the return of the Golden Gun game mode and more surprises to come.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 23 comments

Xbox Live Gold Free This Weekend

If you own an Xbox but lack Xbox Live Gold, this weekend is a great chance to dive in. Starting from October 6th through October 9th, gamers can play online multiplayer with friends on Xbox One and Xbox 360.

Posted 3 months ago by Will Cruz, 17 comments

Party Up in SMITE for 2x Everything

Another Party Up Weekend has arrived in SMITE. Players can earn double worshipers, experience and favor throughout the event as long as they're playing in a party with at least one other player.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 0 comments

All Paladins Champions and Legendary Cards Unlocked for Xbox Live Gold Members

For many weekends in a row, Xbox Live Gold members have had free access to various games. Hi-Rez Studios' Paladins is already free to play, so the developer is hosting their own version of a free weekend.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 1 comment

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 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 40 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 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 3 comments