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Behind the Scenes of the Cinematic Trailer for Inner Chains

Following the release a month ago of the cinematic trailer for their upcoming first person horror title Inner Chains, Telepaths Tree has now released a video showing all of the hard work that went into making it.

Posted just now by Chewie, 0 comments

TA Competition: Outlast 2

Outlast 2 released via the ID@Xbox program earlier this week, and we're giving you the chance to win an Xbox One download code for the game courtesy of our good friends at ID@Xbox.

Posted 21 hours ago by Dave Horobin, 198 comments

TA Podcast: FH3's Hot Wheels Expansion, CoD: WWII, Cities: Skylines and More

Welcome to episode 67 of the TrueAchievements podcast, where this week we were plagued by technical issues that resulted in our Editorial Manager, Mark, unfortunately dropping connection.

Posted yesterday by Dave Horobin, 3 comments

Human Fall Flat Dated, Pre-Order Bundle Includes a Copy of Manual Samuel

After spending almost a year in testing on PC, developer No Brakes Games has announced the console release date for their physics puzzler Human Fall Flat. If you pre-order, you can save some cash and get Manual Samuel for free.

Posted yesterday by Kelly Packard, 8 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 yesterday by Kelly Packard, 6 comments

Weekend Headlines April 21st-23rd: Friday the 13th, The Surge and More

Accompanying the two announcements this week is a list of trailers, updates, release dates and other details that appeared over the weekend.

Posted 2 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 4 comments

Train Sim World: CSX Heavy Haul Trailer Leaves the Station

Dovetail Games has released a trailer to celebrate the launch of Train Sim World: CSX Heavy Haul to Steam. Billed as the "ultimate train simulation", the game promises to replicate the experience of driving a freight train.

Posted 2 days ago by Chewie, 15 comments

'n Verlore Verstand - First Hour of Gameplay

Yesterday afternoon, Rich and Jack streamed the first hour of 'n Verlore Verstand , which released on the Xbox One last week via the ID@Xbox program.

Posted 2 days ago by Dave Horobin, 1 comment

Trulon: The Shadow Engine - Hunter X Hunter Achievement Now Obtainable

The previously unobtainable "Hunter X Hunter" achievement in Trulon: The Shadow Engine has now become obtainable. Slay the Hunter in the dark and bag yourself 70 Gamerscore and possibly a completion too.

Posted 3 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 8 comments

Race The Sun Review

It may have taken its sweet time to make it onto the Xbox platform, but endless runner fans should definitely have an eye on Race The Sun thanks to fun, fast paced gameplay and a pretty minimalist aesthetic.

Posted 3 days ago by Andy Mills, 5 comments

Screenshot Saturday April 22nd: Grabbles, Super Sky Arena, Anew and More

The usual number of developers and publishers showcased still images and gifs from their upcoming titles -- 16 of them to be exact. The difference is that we have a couple of notable absences from regular titles.

Posted 3 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

Outlast 2 Review

Outlast 2 delivers more of the defenseless terror that its namesake is known for, often improving on its predecessor but other times adhering too closely to been there, done that moments. Still, it's a hell of a horror story.

Posted 4 days ago by Mark Delaney, 28 comments

Race the Sun - First Hour of Gameplay

Yesterday afternoon, Jack streamed the first hour of gameplay from the recently released ID@Xbox title, Race the Sun, a game which requires you to race against the setting sun in your solar-powered spaceship.

Posted 4 days ago by Dave Horobin, 2 comments

Sniper Elite 4 - Deathstorm Part 2: Infiltration Available Now

The second chapter in the three part mini-campaign for Sniper Elite 4 is available to download today, along with the "Urban Assault Expansion Pack" and a "huge" free update.

Posted 4 days ago by Dave Horobin, 0 comments

Starfighter Origins Screenshots

Starfighter Origins is the latest game from the developers behind CDF Starfighter. Today's screens show tons of content featuring space combat from the comfort of your cockpit.

Posted 4 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 1 comment

TGN First Impression: Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap

Back in the 80's there was a series of games that became known as quite a classic. This new remaster is a quick completion, sure, but it's also one of the most beautiful ID games yet.

Posted 4 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 6 comments

ID@Xbox Releases: Week Beginning April 24th, 2017

A deluge is always followed by a drought, or so it seems when it comes to ID@Xbox releases. This week brings along just two titles -- a nightmarish journalist investigation and a magical adventure to save a land from corruption.

Posted 4 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 6 comments

Crawl Review

Crawl brings a new spin to the dungeon crawler as you fight your friends to make it out alive. That's right - fight your friends - because in this game, only one of you can leave to rejoin the land of the living.

Posted 5 days ago by Cindy Minguez, 0 comments

TGN First Impression: Crawl

Dungeon crawling with all the classic elements you'd expect plus one unique twist - assymetrical PVP multiplayer. Is this game going to be a staple in your collection? Josh gives us his first impression.

Posted 5 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 0 comments

SMITE's Racer Rumble Coming Soon to Consoles

For those who have been enjoying taking a breaker from SMITE's regular modes in the Adventures event, part two of Adventures is almost here. Welcome to Racer Rumble.

Posted 5 days ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

Beam Streaming Schedule for Week Commencing April 24th

We've got another busy week of gaming scheduled over the next five days on our Beam channel where we'll be streaming six games over the five days.

Posted 5 days ago by Dave Horobin, 0 comments

Cities: Skylines - First Hour of Gameplay and Rocket League with Viewers

On Friday, we marked the 500th game to release via the ID@Xbox program with a triple length stream of Deformers, Cities: Skylines and Rocket League.

Posted 5 days ago by Dave Horobin, 8 comments

TGN First Impression: The Sexy Brutale

It's a dark night and murder is afoot. Many of them. Some people like to solve crimes but you? You're going to prevent them during this masked adventure. Renn shares his impressions of his experience.

Posted 5 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 3 comments

Hand of Fate 2 Has the Bomb

Holy moly, the Holy Purification bomb does exactly what it sounds like it does. Today we're treated with a first look at one of the newest artefacts you'll get to use in Hand of Fate 2.

Posted 7 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 9 comments

Weekend Headlines April 14th-16th: Call of Duty DLC, MXGP3 Trailer and More

Accompanying the four announcements this week is a preview of the upcoming Call of Duty DLC, a look at weather conditions in MXGP3, as well as other trailers, screenshots, updates and release dates.

Posted 7 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

Anoxemia Review

Anoxemia is a story-driven exploration game that puts you in control of a drone named ATMA as you guide scientist Dr Bailey on his underwater mission.

Posted 8 days ago by Lexley Ford, 5 comments

The Scientific Revolution: ID@Xbox's Excellence in Sci-Fi

Science fiction is one of the most visited genres in gaming history, telling countless tales of distant planets, alien beings, and much more. As of late, it seems the most interesting genre titles are found on ID@Xbox.

Posted 8 days ago by Mark Delaney, 13 comments

TA Podcast: Interview With ID@Xbox Director, Chris Charla

Welcome to episode 66 of the TrueAchievements podcast, where this week we were joined by ID@Xbox Director, Chris Charla, to celebrate the 500th game release through the program.

Posted 8 days ago by Dave Horobin, 4 comments

ZHEROS To Add New Chapter: The Forgotten Lands

ZHEROS' claim to fame is being known as one of the worst games ever to hit the Games With Gold program, receiving a whopping 1 out of 5 stars in its official review. Now there is going to be new DLC. Yay?

Posted 8 days ago by Kelly Packard, 50 comments

May's Games with Gold Titles Announced

It's that time to find out what your next offering of free titles will be for May as Major Nelson has announced next month's lineup of Games with Gold titles.

Posted 8 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 138 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 8 days ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

Celebrating the 500th ID@Xbox Game with a Triple Stream and Giveaways

Today marks the release of the 500th game from the ID@Xbox program, and we're celebrating with a triple stream on our Beam channel later this afternoon.

Posted 8 days ago by Dave Horobin, 10 comments

Weekend Announcements April 14-16th: Heroes of Normandie, Naruto and More

The Easter weekend is over and our chocolate hoard is likely diminished by now. Despite the four day weekend in many areas, there were still four new titles that were announced over those days.

Posted 9 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 3 comments

Momodora: Reverie Under the Moonlight Achievement Fixed

Momodora: Reverie Under the Moonlight which launched in mid-March with one unobtainable achievement, earned for completing all the other achievements, unobtainable. It has now been fixed.

Posted 9 days ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

10tons Releases Two Trailers For Time Recoil

These two trailers for 10tons' upcoming time-manipulating twin-stick shooter Time Recoil won't take much of your time at all, with the total length of them coming in at less than a minute and a half.

Posted 9 days ago by Andy Mills, 1 comment

Slime Rancher Details Patch v0.5.1 - The Better Homes and Gordos Update

The next update will soon be on its way to Monomi Park's ID@Xbox title Slime Rancher, which is currently available via the Xbox Game Preview program. The Better Homes and Gordos Update (v0.5.1) will be coming soon.

Posted 9 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 0 comments

Happy Dungeons Update Adds Prestige Mode, a New Shop and an Item Encyclopedia

ToyLogic has got a treat in store for the most hardcore players of their free-to-play ID@Xbox dungeon crawler Happy Dungeons. The latest update adds plenty of new content including prestige mode, a new shop, and more.

Posted 9 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 10 comments

Screenshot Saturday April 15th: Cuphead, Lost Words, Deadbeat Heroes and More

Last weekend may well have been a four day weekend for many people, but that didn't stop 15 developers and publishers from posting still images, gifs and videos for #screenshotsaturday.

Posted 9 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 6 comments

TA Competition: Voodoo Vince: Remastered

Voodoo Vince: Remastered released via the ID@Xbox program yesterday, and we're giving you the chance to win an Xbox One download code for the game.

Posted 10 days ago by Dave Horobin, 273 comments

Winners: Late Shift

Our latest contest to win one of two Xbox One download codes for Late Shift has just ended, and it is now time to reveal the names of our lucky winners.

Posted 10 days ago by Dave Horobin, 9 comments

Voodoo Vince: Remastered - First Hour of Gameplay

Yesterday afternoon, Rich and Jack streamed the first hour of Voodoo Vince: Remastered. As always, the aim of the stream was to showcase some of the gameplay while also attempting to unlock as many achievements as possible.

Posted 10 days ago by Dave Horobin, 0 comments

The 5 Fastest ID@Xbox Completions - 5,000 GamerScore In Under 4 Hours

Here's a list of the quickest completions on the ID@Xbox Program. Using the included walkthroughs, you can earn 5,000 GamerScore in under well four hours

Posted 10 days ago by Jack Watling, 76 comments

Voodoo Vince: Remastered Review

Over on Xbox in 2003, there was a little game called Voodoo Vince. Now on the Xbox One in 2017, there's a little game called Voodoo Vince: Remastered.

Posted 10 days ago by Kelly Packard, 15 comments

Warframe's Octavia's Anthem Update Goes Live on Consoles

The "Octavia's Anthem" update has gone live for the console versions of Warframe. It's in honor of the newest Warframe added to the game, Octavia herself. As the "anthem" might suggest, she uses music in combat.

Posted 10 days ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

NeuroVoider Defying the Odds Achievement Fixed

After acknowledging a broken achievement in a prior update, NeuroVoider developers Flying Oak Games have taken to Twitter to announce the achievement is formally fixed.

Posted 10 days ago by Kelly Packard, 1 comment

Xbox Insiders Update Rolling Out, Includes Arenas, Party Overlays and More

New features will be making their way to Xbox Insiders including Killer-Instinct tournaments, an option to enable a Party overlay, and improvements to the Looking for Group and Activity Feed features.

Posted 11 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 34 comments

TGN First Impression: Neurovoider

NeuroVoider is the old idiom "you can't judge a book by its cover" put into real world practice. It's a twin stick shooter RPG in a roguelike world and it's fiendishly addictive.

Posted 11 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 3 comments

Aaero - First Hour of Gameplay

Last Thursday, Rich and Jack streamed the first hour of gameplay from Aaero, the recently released ID@Xbox game that mixes rail shooting mechanics with a rhythm game.

Posted 11 days ago by Jack Watling, 1 comment

Beam Streaming Schedule for Week Commencing April 17th

This week marks the 500th game to release on the Xbox One via the ID@Xbox program, and we're celebrating in style by streaming six games over the course of the next four days.

Posted 11 days ago by Dave Horobin, 0 comments

Our Favorite ID@Xbox Games - Part Two

Yesterday we kicked off a week long celebration of ID@Xbox hitting its 500th game release by highlighting some of our personal favorites. Today that continues with more staff love letters to the smaller games with big heart.

Posted 11 days ago by Mark Delaney, 31 comments