All News tagged with 'Xbox LIVE Event'

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 days 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 4 days 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 8 days 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 10 days 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 13 days 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 16 days 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 22 days 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 23 days 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 23 days 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 23 days 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 24 days 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 29 days 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 30 days 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 30 days 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 30 days 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 30 days 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 27 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 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 25 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 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 3 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 3 months 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 3 months 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 3 months 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 3 months 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 3 months 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 3 months 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 3 months 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 3 months ago by Roland Chansen, 4 comments