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Rocket League DC Super Heroes DLC Brings the Justice League to the Game

If you love DC Comics and Rocket League, you've probably enjoyed their tie-in content so far. More is on the way, featuring two new Battle-cars and a heroic portion of other new items for the Justice League fans among us.

Posted 6 hours ago by Mark Delaney, 10 comments

Energy Cycle, the 15-Minute 1,000G, is Now Available in the UK and Europe

Energy Cycle, the 15-minute 1,000 Gamerscore completion, is now available to download from the UK and European Xbox stores.

Posted 15 hours ago by Dave Horobin, 53 comments

Hand of the Gods: SMITE Tactics Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for Hand of the Gods: SMITE Tactics. There are 43 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret

Posted 15 hours ago by Rebecca Smith, 8 comments

Full Metal Furies First Impressions

No, this article is not full of puns related to furries. That's such a tired joke. Seriously. Just look at at any reference to the game anywhere on the internet. Instead, Dean's going to tell you why it's so great.

Posted 17 hours ago by Kevin Tavore, 8 comments

SMITE's Legend of the Foxes Patch Launching for Consoles

SMITE's fifth season, and second season of Adventure game modes, has kicked off. The first Adventure of Season 5 is a horde mode called Da Ji and the Legend of the Foxes.

Posted 22 hours ago by Kelly Packard, 3 comments

Mods Coming to Cities: Skylines on Xbox One

A free update will bring giant hamsters, swimming pools, elaborate clock towers and more to Cities: Skylines - Xbox One Edition, all thanks to user-created mods. The mod update will drop on February 20th.

Posted 2 days ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

Marooners and Mercenary Kings: Reloaded Edition - First Hour of Gameplay

Last Thursday, Jack and Ollie streamed the first hour of gameplay from Marooners and Mercenary Kings: Reloaded Edition, two games that recently released on Xbox One via the ID@Xbox program.

Posted 2 days ago by Dave Horobin, 0 comments

Earthlock Extended Edition Arriving in March

Revealed at the start of last month, Earthlock will be getting an Extended Edition of the game. Players won't have to wait long for this new edition, though, as the developer has announced that it will be arriving next month.

Posted 2 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 25 comments

New Xbox Releases: Week Beginning February 19th, 2018

This week, there are 15 titles appearing on the Xbox One and/or Windows 10 beginning on Tuesday, February 20th.

Posted 2 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 23 comments

Hands-On With Positron at Play Blackpool 2018

At this year's Play Blackpool event, I got the chance to get hands on with Positron and try out what looked to be a modern-day 3D version of Snake. Even with a simple premise, I certainly got a bit more than I'd bargained for.

Posted 2 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 2 comments

X-Morph: Defense Free and Premium DLC Screens and Details

EXOR Studios has announced their twin stick shooter and tower defense hybrid X-Morph: Defense will receive both free and premium DLC in March, almost doubling the available content of the game.

Posted 2 days ago by Lucy Wood, 7 comments

Guns, Gore & Cannoli 2 Steam Launch Trailer

With the Steam release date drawing closer, the team has released a new launch trailer showcasing plenty of gameplay, cutscenes, co-op play, different levels, enemies, bosses, and a hell of a lot more.

Posted 3 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 17 comments

TA Podcast: EA Sports UFC 3, Marooners, Vesta and Win a Game Code

Welcome to episode 107 of the TrueAchievements podcast, where this week Jack and I were joined by the latest addition to the TGN development team, Ollie.

Posted 5 days ago by Dave Horobin, 23 comments

SMITE's Year of the Dog Event Offers 3X Worshipers and Access to Chinese Gods

In celebration of the Year of the Dog, players can earn triple worshipers in SMITE's event weekend. Access is also opened up to all Chinese gods.

Posted 5 days ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

Pinstripe First Impressions

What would you do if your child was kidnapped by a mysterious all-knowing figure? Whatever it takes. I tackled this challenge via my first impressions of Pinstripe.

Posted 6 days ago by Will Cruz, 6 comments

Streets Of Rogue Officially Announced For Xbox One

The games that TinyBuild publish can vary in quality, but they're always fairly interesting. That's certainly the case with their next game, Streets of Rogue, the world's only action-RPG-shooter-roguelike-stealth-brawler.

Posted 6 days ago by Andy Mills, 27 comments

Q.U.B.E. 2 Release Date Announced Alongside Some New Screenshots

British developer Toxic Games has announced the release date for Q.U.B.E. 2, their sequel to first-person puzzler Q.U.B.E. While we wait until March for the game itself, the team has provided some lovely looking screenshots.

Posted 6 days ago by Andy Mills, 2 comments

Friday the 13th: The Game Introduces Single Player Challenges

A new video has been release by Gun Media, developer behind horror title Friday the 13th: The Game, as they introduce new single player challenges that will be making their way to the game at no extra cost.

Posted 7 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 19 comments

Vesta and The Aquatic Adventure of the Last Human - First Hour of Gameplay

Yesterday afternoon, Jack and Ollie streamed the first hour of gameplay from Vesta and The Aquatic Adventure of the Last Human, two games that recently released on Xbox One via the ID@Xbox program.

Posted 7 days ago by Dave Horobin, 0 comments

Dandara First Impressions

Dandara is a unique 2D metroidvania platformer that uses movement in a way that I haven't really experienced before. You play as the heroine Dandara, who is tasked with saving the world of Salt.

Posted 7 days ago by Ethan Anderson, 11 comments

Asemblance Review

Often times with first-person narrative adventure games, it's up to the player to piece together a story being told through notes and audio tapes. There's a line you don't want to cross when leaving it up to players, though.

Posted 9 days ago by Mark Delaney, 16 comments

New Xbox Releases: Week Beginning February 12th

Next week, there are eight titles appearing on the Xbox One beginning on Tuesday, February 13th, including a realistic Medieval RPG, supercross racing, the first EA Original title and playing with clay.

Posted 9 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 21 comments

Easiest Xbox Achievement Lists from January 2018

You asked for it, so we're bringing it to you. After our community loved the easy Game Pass completions story we did recently, we figured you deserve more similar guides more regularly. Here's the first of a new monthly feature!

Posted 11 days ago by Mark Delaney, 72 comments

Hand of the Gods: SMITE Tactics Gets Official Release Date

Hi-Rez has announced they are ready to push Hand of the Gods to a full release and have also released details of what the transition into full release means for current players.

Posted 11 days ago by Kelly Packard, 8 comments

Wulverblade and Nightmares from the Deep 3 - First Hour of Gameplay

Yesterday afternoon, Jack and Ollie streamed the first hour of gameplay from Wulverblade and Nightmares from the Deep 3, two games that recently released on Xbox One via the ID@Xbox program.

Posted 12 days ago by Dave Horobin, 0 comments

TA Podcast: Wulverblade, Asemblance, Winter Olympics and Win a Code

Welcome to episode 106 of the TrueAchievements podcast, where this week Jack and I were joined by Mark to chat about the hottest news and new games from the past seven days.

Posted 12 days ago by Dave Horobin, 22 comments

The Vanishing of Ethan Carter Xbox One Patch Fixes Sound Issues

The Astronauts, developer of The Vanishing of Ethan Carter, has released a patch for the game, which just launched in January. The patch notes are brief but indicate that bothersome sound issues should be fixed.

Posted 12 days ago by Kelly Packard, 0 comments

Dovetail Games Euro Fishing New DLC Announced and February Update Details

February's free update for Dovetail Games Euro Fishing comes with new content and a list of fixes. The fourth and final DLC for the game's Season Pass has also been detailed and will be releasing in a few days.

Posted 13 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 4 comments

Another Small Patch Released For PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds continues to receive regular updates from developer Bluehole with this latest patch, bringing a few fixes to the massively successful battle royale shooter.

Posted 13 days ago by Andy Mills, 12 comments

Rocket League Patch Introduces Victory Crate and Competitive Season 7

At the end of last month, Psyonix announced that they would be starting a new update schedule for Rocket League. The first of these new updates is available now.

Posted 13 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 15 comments

Celeste Review

On the surface, Celeste is just another pixel-art indie game with a steep difficulty curve, but give it a chance and you'll find an engrossing challenge, a beautiful little story and a rewarding journey to the summit.

Posted 14 days ago by Sam Quirke, 29 comments

Asemblance and Beholder Complete Edition First Hour of Gameplay

Yesterday afternoon, Jack and Ollie streamed the first hour of gameplay from Asemblance and Beholder Complete Edition, two games that recently released on Xbox One via the ID@Xbox program.

Posted 14 days ago by Dave Horobin, 4 comments

2064: Read Only Memories Review

After originally releasing for PC, 2064: Read Only Memories has made the jump to consoles. Inspired by adventure games of the 1980s, this point and click title takes you on quite the journey.

Posted 16 days ago by Megan Walton, 11 comments

SMITE Season 5 Dated for Console Launch

Following Season 5's launch on PC last week, developer Hi-Rez has confirmed Season 5 will launch for consoles on February 6th. There will be brand-new map, an item overhaul, ranked rewards, the 2018 season ticket and more.

Posted 16 days ago by Kelly Packard, 3 comments

Surviving Mars Reveals Release Date With New Trailer

T-minus six weeks until survival city/colony builder Surviving Mars is launched, as revealed by Haemimont Games and Paradox Interactive with a new trailer that teases the mysteries of the red planet.

Posted 17 days ago by Andy Mills, 3 comments

TERA Announcement Trailer Released

The announcement trailer for TERA has just been released. The original game was released in 2011 for PC, with the intent to release the game on consoles sometime in 2017. Instead, the game is expected to release shortly.

Posted 19 days ago by Dave Bricker, 43 comments

The Vanishing of Ethan Carter and Full Metal Furies - First Hour of Gameplay

Yesterday afternoon, Rich and Jack streamed the first hour of gameplay from The Vanishing of Ethan Carter and Full Metal Furies, two games that recently released on the Xbox One via the ID@Xbox program.

Posted 19 days ago by Dave Horobin, 1 comment

InnerSpace and Albert and Otto - First Hour of Gameplay

Yesterday afternoon, Jack and Ollie streamed the first hour of gameplay from Albert and Otto and InnerSpace, two games that recently released on the Xbox One via the ID@Xbox program.

Posted 21 days ago by Dave Horobin, 4 comments

The Vanishing of Ethan Carter Xbox One Code Giveaway

For our next site competition, we're giving away an Xbox One download code for The Vanishing of Ethan Carter, which released earlier this month via the ID@Xbox program.

Posted 21 days ago by Dave Horobin, 683 comments

Fortnite Players Will Receive Compensation for Recent Downtime

Fortnite is coming off some weekend social issues, which made players unable to join each others' parties and led developer Epic Games to disable the team-based Battle Royale modes.

Posted 21 days ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

Xbox One PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Patch Targets Damage to Vehicles

Another patch has gone live to the Xbox version of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' more than four million players. It increases the damage guns and grenades do to vehicles while decreasing the damage vehicles due to players.

Posted 21 days ago by Kelly Packard, 19 comments

Friday the 13th: The Game Trailer Showcases New Jason and Map

A small batch of free content has made its way to horror title Friday the 13th: The Game from developer Gun Media. Take a look at Jason as he was seen in A New Beginning as well as a new map to check out too.

Posted 22 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 11 comments

Albert and Otto First Impressions

If you enjoy Teddy Bears with special powers, collectibles and extremely light puzzling, it sounds like you'll enjoy Albert and Otto. In my first impressions, I dish out the good and bad of this indie title.

Posted 22 days ago by Will Cruz, 18 comments

Fortnite V.2.3.0 Patch Notes - Mutant Storms and Chug Jugs

Fortnite V.2.3.0 has been released on consoles, bringing back Mutant Storms and adding a new Legendary Chug Jug consumable, AutoRun feature and option to turn off aim-assist.

Posted 24 days ago by Lucy Wood, 1 comment

Paladins Gets a Double XP Weekend

Paladins: Champions of the Realm was one of the most-started games on TrueAchievements last year. The game is also known for some pretty "insane" achievements (get it?). A Double XP Weekend will help with those.

Posted 25 days ago by Kelly Packard, 6 comments

Robocraft Infinity Trailer Released

One of the first exclusives in the 2018 Xbox lineup is Robocraft Infinity, a little-known robot battling game coming soon to Xbox One and Windows 10 Play Anywhere. See what it's all about in a new trailer.

Posted 27 days ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

Subnautica Update Brings Xbox One Version "Very, Very Close" to Launch

Subnautica just launched in full on Steam, so naturally Xbox One players are curious when their version will launch too. Developer Unknown Worlds addressed the question in a recent blog post.

Posted 27 days ago by Kelly Packard, 13 comments

Earn Double Everything in SMITE's Weekend Event

This weekend, developer Hi-Rez Studios is hosting one of SMITE's signature events: a Double Everything Weekend. Throughout the event, players will earn double worshipers, experience and favor.

Posted 27 days ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

Warframe Introduces the Ghoul Purge Bounties

It's time to hunt down ghouls in the latest update for Warframe. The update brings a few new weapons, customization options, and enemies to execute, of course.

Posted 28 days ago by Will Cruz, 8 comments

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Patch 6 Adds Auto-Run

Continuing to improve the Xbox Game Preview experience for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, developer Bluehole Studio has today released Patch 6.

Posted 29 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 18 comments