All News tagged with 'Xbox LIVE Event'

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 3 hours ago by Kelly Packard, 0 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 days ago by Stephanie Caldwell, 28 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 3 days 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 6 days 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 7 days 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 10 days 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 14 days 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 14 days 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 16 days 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 20 days 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 21 days 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 22 days 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 23 days 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 28 days 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 28 days 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 28 comments

SMITE Double Everything Event Live Now

If you missed the last few opportunities to double up on worshipers, experience and favor in a Double Everything Weekend, fear not because yet another one is already here.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 3 comments

WWE 2K17 Xbox Live Gold Free Play Days Event

In honor of this weekend's Wrestlemania 33 event, WWE 2K17 will be part of an Xbox Live Gold Free Play Days event running until Monday. What are you waiting for? Get in the ring!

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 16 comments

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 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 10 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 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 25 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 14 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 3 months 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 3 months 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 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 31 comments