All News tagged with 'Xbox LIVE Event'

Star Trek Online's Season 12: Reckoning Kicks Off Next Month

Star Trek Online will be launching Season 12: Reckoning next month that will see players heading out on a mission alongside the Lukari to investigate a new threat, the dreaded Tzenkethi. There's also a double XP event in progress.

Posted 2 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 9 comments

Next Batch of Free Content Revealed for Titanfall 2

Respawn, the developers of Titanfall 2, are continuing to add to the game's library of free, post-launch content. This next batch is called "Colony Reborn." A classic map will be returning along with a new weapon and execution.

Posted 3 days ago by Kelly Packard, 23 comments

Gears of War 4 One Shot, One Kill Double XP Event Live

As promised earlier this month, a special Gears of War 4 Versus event has gone live today. Take to the Classic One Shot, One Kill playlist to earn double XP from March 24th to March 27th.

Posted 4 days ago by Kelly Packard, 12 comments

Paladins Party Up XP and Gold Weekend Event

Hi-Rez Studios' Paladins: Champions of the Realm, which just entered a closed-but-not-really-closed beta on consoles, is hosting a Party Up weekend event in the free-to-play shooter. Earn bonus gold and XP all weekend long.

Posted 5 days ago by Kelly Packard, 13 comments

SMITE's Birthday Week Offers Worshiper Boosts, Free Items and More

SMITE, still just a toddler, is celebrating its third birthday with a host of boosts, login bonuses, in-game sales and more. No matter what type of player you are, there should be something for everyone this week.

Posted 8 days ago by Kelly Packard, 9 comments

Try All Characters Free in the Paladins Beta This Weekend

Every player can get a taste of what it's like to be a Founder's Pack owner this weekend in the Paladins closed beta. From Friday, March 17th until Sunday, March 19th, all characters will be unlocked for everyone.

Posted 11 days ago by Kelly Packard, 11 comments

Happy Wars Hosts a Rank-Up Event

Happy Wars players just got a little happier thanks to an ongoing Rank-Up Campaign that provides 30% bonus XP in multiplayer. Remember, unlocking the rank achievements in the 360 version unlocks them on the One.

Posted 11 days ago by Kelly Packard, 17 comments

SMITE Double Everything This Weekend With a New Patch Next Week

Before diving into the latest patch, let's get it out of the way -- SMITE is hosting a Double Everything event this weekend. Earn double worshipers, XP and favor until Monday. Next week, you'll be getting the new god and more.

Posted 11 days ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

Call of Duty: Black Ops III Double XP Event Kicks Off Tomorrow

If you're not too busy this weekend, then it may be a good time to fire up Call of Duty: Black Ops III as developer Treyarch has announced a Double XP Event which takes place over the weekend.

Posted 12 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 19 comments

Killer Instinct Details 3.7 Patch and Double XP Event

Killer Instinct has detailed their latest patch, 3.07, in video and text form and has also announced a Double XP event that will run from today through until Monday.

Posted 12 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 12 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 12 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 3 comments

Party Up in SMITE for a Double Everything Weekend

Another Double Everything Weekend is almost here in SMITE. These are always helpful to players still working toward the massive achievement list or who simply like the game.

Posted 18 days ago by Kelly Packard, 3 comments

Paladins Gets Its First Double XP Event on Consoles

Unfortunately, due to Paladins: Champions of the Realm being in closed alpha, it's been missing out on all the fun weekend events the PC version gets. Not anymore though... the first Double XP Weekend has arrived!

Posted 18 days ago by Kelly Packard, 8 comments

The Division Celebrates Its Anniversary With an Event and Two Free Expansions

Say what you will about The Division; it's had quite a year. The developers are celebrating all of the chaos and hype with an event. They've also announced that two expansions will be coming out this year -- for free!

Posted 19 days ago by Kelly Packard, 27 comments

Play Steep for Free This Weekend

If you weren't sold by the looks of Ubisoft's snowboarding title Steep leading up to its release at the end of last year, or you still haven't been sold since, then this weekend is the perfect opportunity to check it out for free.

Posted 20 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 29 comments

HITMAN's March Schedule

As is customary for the beginning of the month, IO Interactive has released the content schedule for 2016's HITMAN. Expect new featured and escalation contracts, an Elusive Target, an update and more.

Posted 21 days ago by Kelly Packard, 12 comments

Bungie Teases Destiny's Age of Triumph Event and Talks Destiny 2

All good things must come to an end. With last month's confirmation of Destiny 2 on the horizon, Bungie begins to close the books on Destiny. One final event will be held called the Age of Triumph.

Posted 22 days ago by Kelly Packard, 21 comments

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Available for Free This Weekend with Xbox LIVE Gold

Bandai Namco has a pretty sweet treat lined up for Xbox LIVE Gold members this weekend as they've announced that Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 will be available to check out for free.

Posted 25 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 12 comments

Battlefield 1 Xbox Live Gold Free Play Days Start Friday

October's World War I shooter Battlefield 1 is on sale this week for 50% off as part of an EA publisher sale. But if that's still not enough to tempt you to try out the game, how about free?

Posted 26 days ago by Kelly Packard, 26 comments

Latest HITMAN Elusive Target Live in Hokkaido

The latest Elusive Target is live in HITMAN in the Hokkaido location. We're a touch late on picking up on this one, but luckily you've still got until Friday, March 3rd to take this one out. Try viral infection for added fun!

Posted 30 days ago by Kelly Packard, 0 comments

Titanfall 2's Live Fire Update is Live with Exclusive Double XP

The new multiplayer mode, Live Fire, is now live in Titanfall 2. To help you get started with this new mode, double XP will also be active within Live Fire for the weekend.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 6 comments

Gears of War 4's Feral Horde Weekend Offers Double Class XP, Free Skins and More

Gears of War 4's latest weekend event is entirely devoted to its Horde user base. Starting on Friday, players can join in the Feral Horde Weekend, which has on offer double horde class experience, free skins and more.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 31 comments

ARK: Survival Evolved Releases the TEK Tier Update With a Valentine's Event

This week marked the release of ARK: Survival Evolved's epic — and a little bit, shall we say, out there — TEK Tier update, which added futuristic armor, weapons and equipment.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

Free-to-Play Weekend in Rocket League & NBA 2K17, Multiplayer All-Access Details

Rocket League and NBA 2K17 treat gamers to a free-to-play weekend if you've not already checked these games out, and Xbox LIVE multiplayer is free to all for the weekend on both Xbox One and Xbox 360. [UPDATE]

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 30 comments

SMITE Double Everything Weekend Gives 2X Worshipers, XP and Favor

Following Valisblot, the Norse celebration of Valentine's Day, the love-themed events continue into the weekend in SMITE with a Double Everything boost. Prepare to receive double worshipers, experience and favor.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 2 comments

GTA Online Valentine's Week Events and Bonuses

There's plenty of extra GTA$ and Rep Points up for grabs in Grand Theft Auto V's GTA Online as Rockstar spread the love all week long.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 17 comments

World of Tanks Celebrates Its Anniversary With a Month of Tanking Treats

February 12th will mark the three year anniversary of World of Tanks' release on the Xbox 360. To celebrate, developer Wargaming.net has unleashed a tank-sized bag of treats for their dedicated gamers.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 22 comments

HITMAN Elusive Target #20 Arrives in Bangkok Tomorrow

Adeze Oijofor, aka, The Warlord, is HITMAN's 20th Elusive Target. Pay a visit to Bangkok tomorrow and attempt to take out the target and retrieve the maps and digital files. As per usual, you just get one chance.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 4 comments

SMITE Double Everything Weekend Approaches

Who needs a Valentine's Day date when you have all the lovely gods and goddesses — and sometimes creatures — of SMITE? This Double Everything Weekend should occupy you until Monday.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

HITMAN's February Schedule Released

Whether you're a HITMAN first adopter or someone who just picked up the new complete version of the game, there is plenty to do this month in the sandbox assassin title. Prepare for Elusive Targets, new contracts and more.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 6 comments

SMITE Console Soon to Enter Season 4

Currently console players have no choice but to stand by idly as millions of PC players experience SMITE's Season 4. Not for long though! Xbox and PS4 players will have their chance when it launches next week.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 8 comments

For Honor Open Beta Announced

Okay, I know. We've been bombarding you with a lot of For Honor news. It'll all be over soon when the game launches on February 14th. Then we can bombard you with news of its DLC. But until then, enjoy this open beta.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 9 comments

GTA Online Double Rewards Event, Last Chance to Transfer Last-Gen Characters

Rockstar Games releases details on the currently live double GTA$ & RP event, in-game discounts and last-gen character transfers in Grand Theft Auto V's "GTA Online".

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 55 comments

Meet Rainbow Six Siege's Jackal Plus a Free Play Weekend

Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege's first batch of 2017 content is going by the code name "Velvet Shell." Earlier we got a glimpse of the Coastline map, now it's time to meet the first new operator, Jackal.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 12 comments

ARK Survival Evolved Evolution Event Is Live

A special event is live for ARK: Survival Evolved that will help those in need of faster XP gains. Already live, the event offers "increased harvesting, taming, and XP Rates by 1.5x".

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 10 comments

Battleborn Double XP Weekend Followed by Next Story DLC

Need a boost in Battleborn? This weekend is your chance thanks to a double XP event. After that, players can look forward to the "Montana and the Demon Bear" story DLC, which is available starting Thursday.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

HITMAN's Elusive Target #19 is Here and Bonus Mission #3 Arrives Next Week

January 31st has become the date to look out for all things HITMAN. Here's one more to add to the list — the third bonus mission will be available that day. A new Elusive Target has also gone live in Paris this morning.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

Happy Wars Events For This Weekend

What's more important - the quality of your gear or how you use it? A trio of Happy Wars events this weekend gives the perfect opportunity to find out (or fight it out).

Posted 1 month ago by Luc1d, 6 comments

Ghost Recon Wildlands Closed Beta Dated and Detailed

After hearing about it almost nonstop since E3 2015, Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands is just over a month out from its March release date. The beta at the beginning of February should give us a good glimpse of the game.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 13 comments

Final Fantasy XV's Moogle Chocobo Carnival Event Details

The city of Altissia in Final Fantasy XV will be hosting a special Moogle Chocobo Carnival Event later today. Take a look at details, screens, and a trailer to find out what the event has in store.

Posted 2 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 38 comments

Play Free-to-Play Games and Get Rewarded with Xbox's New FREEdom Rewards

The Xbox FREEdom Rewards program will allow for gamers to earn rewards through playing, downloading content for, and referring friends to free-to-play titles such as ROBLOX, Neverwinter, Star Trek Online, and more.

Posted 2 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 114 comments

Gears of War 4 Double XP Weekend Now Live

As promised, a Gears of War 4 Double XP Weekend has gone live following its earlier downtime. According to the announcement, players can earn the double XP in "any Versus or Horde playlist, plus Private Horde."

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 31 comments

SMITE Double Everything Weekend Boosts Worshipers, XP and Favor

Despite a Party Up event being on offer just last weekend, there are already more opportunities to boost your worshipers, XP and favor in SMITE. And this time, you don't have to have friends! Yay!

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 6 comments

Neverwinter Double XP Event Live Soon

Starting Thursday morning and running until Monday morning, Neverwinter will be hosting a double XP event. It is just what it sounds like... double XP on all your endeavors for the duration of the event!

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 17 comments

Gears of War 4 Fixes Still Processing for Weekend Downtime, Events Extended

As those who attempted to play Gears of War 4 this weekend are well aware, The Coalition's newest entry into the series had a rough couple of days with connectivity issues, rewards not processing and more.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 32 comments

Happy Wars Rank Up Campaign Now On

Coinciding with the "Save The Demon KING" EVENT, Happy Wars now has another event live too. The "Rank Up Campaign" allows you to earn 30% extra score in multiplayer modes.

Posted 2 months ago by Megan Walton, 20 comments

SMITE Party Up Weekend Offers Double Worshipers, XP and Favor

Whether it be god masteries, leveling up, or trying to earn enough favor for an in-game skin, the approaching Double Everything Weekend in SMITE should be of aid. This applies to worshipers, XP and favor.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

Halo Wars 2 Beta for New Blitz Card Game; Windows 10 Retail Editions Revealed

It's no secret that card games are trendy right now. The Halo universe joins the trend with Blitz, their new card game within Halo Wars 2. Test your hand — literally — with the beta later this month.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 49 comments

[UPDATE] DC Universe Online Celebrates Sixth Anniversary with New In-Game Events

To celebrate DC Universe Online's sixth anniversary, Daybreak Games has put together some time limited in-game events that are live right now. Read on for more details, screens, and a video.

Posted 2 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 37 comments

HITMAN Elusive Target #18

The Chameleon is HITMAN's 18th Elusive Target and will be available for you to take down starting January 13th. Don't forget, you get ONE chance to take him out. Special contract conditions will be a part of this target too.

Posted 2 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 12 comments