All News tagged with 'Xbox 360'

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: April 24th, 2018

Discounts on Alien Breed Episode 1: Evolution

Posted yesterday by Rich Stone, 124 comments

Video Games to Play if You Like HBO's Westworld

HBO's latest hit series, Westworld, returns for a second season tonight. Its first season was a critical darling telling thoughtful tales of human versus AI conflict. For more of that itch to be scratched, try these video games.

Posted 3 days ago by Mark Delaney, 29 comments

Games With Gold Titles Revealed for May 2018

As usual, May will bring along two titles for the Xbox One, as well as two for the Xbox 360 that can both also be played on the Xbox One thanks to backwards compatibility.

Posted 4 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 154 comments

TA Playlist Game for May 2018 Announced

Through the looking glass we go! Starting on May 1st, you're invited to join us and Alice in Wonderland for the next community game, Alice: Madness Returns. Things will soon get curiouser and curiouser...

Posted 4 days ago by Mark Delaney, 71 comments

The Best Opening Scenes in Video Games

They say first impressions are everything. Whether you're in a job interview, on a date, or writing a list for a popular gaming outlet, you have to start strong or you'll lose your audience. Here are gaming's best openings.

Posted 4 days ago by Mark Delaney, 103 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: April 17th, 2018

Discounts on Battlefield 3, Mass Effect 2, Mass Effect 3, Dead Space 3, Alien Breed Episode 3: Descent, Rotastic

Posted 8 days ago by Rich Stone, 24 comments

Assassin's Creed Syndicate and Dead Space 2 Now Free with Games with Gold

The midway point of the month means that Xbox LIVE Gold members now have the chance to download two new games for free via April's Games with Gold.

Posted 9 days ago by Dave Horobin, 55 comments

Xbox Team Deploy Fix For Missing Gamerscore Issue

As an achievement hunter, you may have occasionally had an issue in the past where that gamerscore is lost for a few days or so. We say in the past, as Microsoft have released a fresh new fix that should solve the issue.

Posted 10 days ago by Andy Mills, 33 comments

Vote Now for May 2018's TA Playlist Game

We haven't done a second chance month yet this year so we felt it was right about time to do that. We've picked through our backlog of previously polled games and chosen four that we think make up a strong quartet.

Posted 12 days ago by Mark Delaney, 137 comments

Morrowind, Jade Empire, 17 More Original Xbox Games Going Backward Compatible

It was teased last week that today's episode of Inside Xbox would bring with it lots of news regarding Xbox One's backward compatibility program. The tease seems well warranted with a total of 19 original Xbox titles on the way.

Posted 14 days ago by Mark Delaney, 189 comments

Xbox 360 Sale and Spring Add-On Roundup: April 10th, 2018

Discounts on Grand Theft Auto IV, Battlefield 1943, GRID 2, Alien Breed Episode 2: Assault, Alien Rage

Posted 15 days ago by Rich Stone, 92 comments

Avatar: The Last Airbender: The Burning Earth Reappears on Xbox Marketplace

If you're one of the few people who haven't played Avatar: The Last Airbender: The Burning Earth and you're struggling to find a copy of the game on disc, the game has reappeared for sale on the Xbox Marketplace.

Posted 16 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 104 comments

TA Playlist Podcast Episode 12 - Fable II

It is now officially podcast time! Fable II month has wrapped up, and with it so has the first year of TA Playlist. Come with us on the latest episode where we role-play lousy landlords and dancing fools all across Albion.

Posted 16 days ago by Mark Delaney, 26 comments

Gears of War 2 Multiplayer Packs DLC are Now Free

Who can beat the price of free? If you're looking for a reason to play or replay Gears of War 2, you're in luck. All of the Multiplayer Packs DLC are now free.

Posted 21 days ago by Will Cruz, 62 comments

World of Tanks War Stories Reaps the Spoils of War

Players can now get their hands on three more single-player and co-operative online multiplayer War Stories missions in the form of the Spoils of War trilogy.

Posted 21 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 13 comments

March 2018 Delistings: Little Orbit Titles, Dragon Ball Z and More

This month's check has turned up four Xbox One titles, seven XBLA titles, and nine Games on Demand that have been removed from the Store.

Posted 22 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 122 comments

Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag And More Now Backward Compatible

Another 3 titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag, Divinity II: The Dragon Knight Saga (EU) And Divinity II: The Dragon Knight Saga.

Posted 22 days ago by Dave Horobin, 64 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: April 3rd, 2018

Discounts on Gears of War 2, Enemy Front, Farming Simulator 15, FIFA 18

Posted 22 days ago by Rich Stone, 31 comments

The Witness and Cars 2 Now Free with Games with Gold

The start of a new month means that Xbox LIVE Gold members now have the chance to download two new games for free via April's Games with Gold.

Posted 24 days ago by Dave Horobin, 37 comments

Play a Joke on Calendar Man in Batman Arkham City

Tomorrow is Easter Sunday. It's also April Fool's Day. While a lot of people will be celebrating the former rather than the latter, Batman is an exception to that rule.

Posted 25 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 6 comments

Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare Now Backward Compatible

Another title has joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program. Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare Is now available to play on the Xbox One.

Posted 27 days ago by Dave Horobin, 103 comments

April 2018's Games With Gold Titles Announced

It's that time of the month again where we get to learn about the upcoming titles in Games with Gold for the following month.

Posted 28 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 222 comments

Xbox 360 Spring Sale Roundup

It's the start of Spring and to celebrate Microsoft have just kicked off a Spring Sale, with loads of great content available at big discounts. The discounts are available until the 10th April 2018.

Posted 29 days ago by Jack Watling, 35 comments

[UPDATE] Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: March 27th, 2018

Discounts on Grand Theft Auto IV, Gears of War, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, Call of Duty: Black Ops, Gears of War 2, Red Dead Redemption, Gears of War 3 and more

Posted 29 days ago by Rich Stone, 57 comments

Two Adventure Time Games To Be Delisted At End Of March

Here's a Public Service Announcement for any Adventure Time fans. The two games from publisher Little Orbit are set to be delisted on digital stores at the end of the month due to license expiration.

Posted 30 days ago by Andy Mills, 26 comments

Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection Dated With Pre-Order Bonus

Pre-ordering Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection, whether at retail or digitally, will give players a code for Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition and its Ultra Street Fighter IV DLC.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 10 comments

Ubisoft Spring Sale Offers Discounts of up to 75%

Ubisoft has started a Spring Sale on their Store page, offering discounts of up to 75% on a range of Xbox One titles, and a few Xbox 360 titles.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 64 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: March 20th, 2018

Discounts on Skate 3, Worms, The Splatters, The Escapists, The Escapists, The Escapists, The Escapists

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 33 comments

World of Tanks March Madness Events

March Madness has taken over World of Tanks, with a special Op called "The Luck of the Irish" now live. A new Premium Hero and special rewards are available, and a Tank Madness tournament runs until the end of the month.

Posted 1 month ago by Lucy Wood, 13 comments

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day With Calendar Man in Batman: Arkham City

Tomorrow, March 17th, is the day that Ireland celebrates the Feast of Saint Patrick. You will want to mark the date on your calendar so that you remember to pay a visit to Calendar Man.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 5 comments

SUPERHOT and Quantum Conundrum Now Free with Games with Gold

The midway point of the month means that Xbox LIVE Gold members can now download two new games for free via March's Games with Gold.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 37 comments

Which Xbox Achievement Are You Most Proud Of?

As the celebration of a decade on TA continues all week, today we're looking at the Xbox achievements that have filled us with the most pride when we heard that Pavlovian pop. Which singular achievement is your proudest?

Posted 1 month ago by Mark Delaney, 242 comments

Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Future Soldier And More Now Backward Compatible

Another three titles have joined the ever-expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Future Soldier, Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker HD And Axel & Pixel.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 59 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: March 13th, 2018

Discounts on Farming Simulator 15, Farming Simulator 15, Farming Simulator 15, Farming Simulator 15, Farming Simulator 15, Farming Simulator 15, Farming Simulator 15

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 42 comments

The Best Family Games Available on Xbox One in 2018

Looking for video games to play with your kids, siblings, parents, or weird uncles? Look no further! We've compiled the best family games to play together, whether you're playing pass the controller or jumping into splitscreen.

Posted 1 month ago by Mark Delaney, 4 comments

Taye's the Shorty You Need in Dance Central 3 Tomorrow

If you're one of the 9,792 players who have started Dance Central 3 but are yet to get the Go Shorty achievement, you'll want to mark March 9th down in your diary.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 0 comments

Hitman: Blood Money And LEGO Star Wars III: The Clone Wars Now Backward Compatible

Another 2 titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Hitman: Blood Money And LEGO Star Wars III: The Clone Wars.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 42 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: March 6th, 2018

Discounts on Tomb Raider, Sleeping Dogs, Just Cause 2, Deus Ex: Human Revolution, Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light, Worms, Crysis 3 and more

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 41 comments

Sensory Indulgence: The Power of a Great Video Game Soundtrack

What is a video game soundtrack to you? Simple ambience in the background, or something more? As the industry has advanced, so has the nature of soundtracks. We aren't in the age of budget gaming anymore.

Posted 1 month ago by Marc Hollinshead, 67 comments

February 2018 Delistings: Earthworm Jim HD and Games on Demand

This month's check has turned up a single XBLA title, one Game on Demand bundle, and two European Games on Demand that have been removed from the Store.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 86 comments

Trials of the Blood Dragon and Brave Now Free with Games with Gold

The start of a new month means that Xbox LIVE Gold members now have the chance to download two new games for free via March's Games with Gold.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 33 comments

TA Playlist for March 2018 is Live with Fable II - Plus Win a $50 Xbox Gift Card

After squeaking out the closest Playlist vote ever, Fable II is set to be in the spotlight on TA all throughout March. The month of community coverage has now begun, so come join us in the TA Playlist forums and mourn Lionhead.

Posted 1 month ago by Mark Delaney, 42 comments

Dragon's Dogma's Xbox 360 Online Features to Be Disabled

Capcom has announced the online features for the Xbox 360 version of Dragon's Dogma will be disabled at the end of March. This affects the online Ur-Dragon and service that allowed players to rent pawns.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 48 comments

Four More Xbox 360 Titles Enhanced On Xbox One X

A brand new and exciting feature has arrived for Xbox One owners as more Backwards Compatible Xbox 360 titles have become enhanced for the Xbox One X. Titles include Fable Anniversary and Crackdown.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 58 comments

Crackdown Now Backward Compatible

Another title has joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program. Crackdown Is now available to play on the Xbox One.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 58 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: February 27th, 2018

Discounts on Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit, Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning, skate., Skate 2, Need for Speed: Carbon, Sniper: Ghost Warrior, Fight Night Champion and more

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 36 comments

SoulCalibur V Global Colosseum Mode Heading Offline

Bandai Namco has announced that the Global Colosseum online game mode will be coming to an end in SoulCalibur V on Xbox 360.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 10 comments

TA Playlist Game for March 2018 Announced

Another week of voting is in the books and that means it's time to reveal which game we'll be playing as a community in March of 2018. Bring your sword, your best attire, and your pet dog and come along for the ride.

Posted 2 months ago by Mark Delaney, 133 comments

Xbox Game Pass Giveaway

For our next site competition, we're giving away four one-month Xbox Game Pass subscription codes, which have been kindly donated to us by Vesper Angel 89 and Hoffman.

Posted 2 months ago by Dave Horobin, 608 comments

Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light And More Now Backward Compatible

Another 3 titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light, Vanquish And Disney Pixar Brave: The Video Game.

Posted 2 months ago by Dave Horobin, 50 comments