All News tagged with 'Xbox LIVE Event'

The Division Free Weekend Begins on Xbox One

Running right now and continuing through Sunday, September 16th, Xbox Live Gold members can try out the game for free as part of Microsoft's Free Weekends program.

Posted 6 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 4 comments

Play Warhammer: Vermintide 2 Free With Xbox Live Gold This Weekend

This weekend, Xbox Live Gold members can download and take to the vermin-infested streets of Warhammer: Vermintide 2 as part of their membership benefits.

Posted 20 days ago by Kelly Packard, 9 comments

Earn Free Items in Overwatch's D.Va Nano Cola Challenge

When Overwatch's D.Va isn't saving the world -- like in her latest animated short, "Shooting Star" -- -- she's relaxing with her favorite sponsored beverage, Nano Cola.

Posted 22 days ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

SMITE Event Doubles Worshipers, Favors and XP for Partied Players

In SMITE's Party Up weekend event, players can earn double worshipers, experience and favor, provided they are playing in a party with at least one other person.

Posted 27 days ago by Kelly Packard, 8 comments

Sea of Thieves Cursed Crews Event Begins Next Week

With very little breathing room, Rare has piled content and events into Sea of Thieves since May's first major free update, The Hungering Deep. Now, the latest Bilge Rat Adventure is due to kick off in just a few days.

Posted 27 days ago by Mark Delaney, 7 comments

Sea of Thieves Forsaken Shores Arrives September 19th

The second of the expansions announced at E3 was "Forsaken Shores", and now we have brief details and screenshots, as well as a promise that the event will be starting on September 19th.

Posted 29 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 9 comments

Earn Quadruple XP in Gears of War 4's Execution Playlist

Gears of War 4's continuous August double XP event also brings quadruple XP to select playlists. Starting today, players can earn quadruple XP in the Execution playlist.

Posted 30 days ago by Kelly Packard, 10 comments

Earn Double Gold in Paladins' Weekend Event

A weekend event lets Paladins players earn double gold from matches played. Gold is an important part of leveling up characters for several of the achievements since levels can be purchased with gold.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

Play Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare 2 Free With Xbox Live Gold

Xbox Live Gold Free Play Days come in all shapes and sizes; this weekend's is Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare 2. Xbox Live Gold members can download and play the title as part of their membership until August 19th.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 16 comments

Overwatch Summer Games 2018 Event Begins

Despite the end of the summer heatwave for many people, the Summer Games 2018 event is running now. Players can also new skins and take part in the returning Lúcioball Brawl.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 3 comments

Tom Clancy's The Division Survival DLC Will Be Free for Limited Time

Phoenix, is the next shield and will take players through some tough attempts at Survival. Releasing on August 16th, players without the DLC can check it out for free on the same day up until August 22nd.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 26 comments

Earn Double Everything This Weekend in SMITE

This weekend, players can earn double everything in SMITE. That amounts to double worshipers, experience and favor (no double fantasy points, sorry). Be sure to pop a team booster while you're at it to turn it up to 4x.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 9 comments

Play Multiplayer for Free this Weekend on Xbox Live

This weekend, everyone can enjoy multiplayer on Xbox Live thanks to an Xbox Live Free Play Days for All event, giving players without Xbox Live Gold the chance to enjoy online gaming on the Xbox One.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 39 comments

Star Wars Battlefront II Double XP This Weekend

Star Wars Battlefront II has a free weekend this weekend, so make sure you jump on the game and earn some extra XP. It might be the boost you need to hit level 50.

Posted 1 month ago by Megan Walton, 18 comments

Gears of War 4's Summer of Gears Event Offers Double XP Throughout August

In the latest "What's Up" post on Gears of War's official website, developer The Coalition detailed a new event, a couple of XP events, and also how to collect a couple of special weapons this month in Gears of War 4.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 16 comments

Practice Your Fighting Skills In Tekken 7 for Free This Weekend

Test your fighting skills this weekend and and enjoy Tekken 7 for free thanks to Xbox Live Gold Play Days. The free period has already started and will run until Sunday, August 5th at 11:59 PT.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 23 comments

Earn Triple Worshipers in SMITE This Weekend

Those still working toward their first -- or 40th -- diamond god will be pleased to see the appearance of a triple worshiper event in SMITE. Console players can also earn 90 gems each day for getting three First Wins of the Day.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 10 comments

Level Up Quicker In Happy Wars' Rank Up Campaign

Live right now, the Rank Up Campaign in Happy Wars will increase your score by 30% in multiplayer modes such as Quick Match and Co-op Mode.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 6 comments

Play The Division's Underground DLC Free for a Limited Time

The newest shield in The Division, called Sacred, requires use of the "Underground" expansion, so the DLC is free to play for a limited time for everyone.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 16 comments

TERA's Summer Festival Brings the Sun to Castanica and Balder's Refuge

During the event players can take part in special quests and mini-games to unlock rewards such as "valuable enchanting materials, max-level gear, and new summer accessories".

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

SMITE Event Offers Double Worshipers, XP and Favor for Partied Players

This weekend, players can earn double worshipers, experience and favor in SMITE. The key to the event is in the name, however; this Party Up Weekend requires players to be partied with one another to reap the benefits.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 9 comments

Earn Double XP in TERA This Weekend

Players can earn double XP for defeating monsters in dungeons and in the open world too. The double XP will stack with the XP bonus you already receive from Elite status.

Posted 2 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 9 comments

Friday the 13th Celebrates Latest Update With Double XP Week

Friday the 13th has released yet another patch dealing with a whole host of issues, and Gun Media are celebrating this latest release with a Double XP Week running until next Monday.

Posted 2 months ago by Sam Quirke, 21 comments

Rocket League Free Weekend Begins Tomorrow

Beginning tomorrow, July 5th, and ending on Monday, July 9th, Xbox Live Gold members can try out the game for free. Throughout the course of the weekend, the game will be on sale at 50% off.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 14 comments

Nations Unite for Call of Duty WWII Liberty Strike Event

Throughout July, Call of Duty WWII players can participate in the Liberty Strike event. Each Division is getting new outfits based on their national flag, plus there's new weapons to try out and XP events to enjoy.

Posted 2 months ago by Sam Quirke, 1 comment

SMITE Gets a Week of Double Worshipers, XP and Favor

Developer Hi-Rez Studios launched a week of double worshipers, experience and favor in their third-person MOBA SMITE. The event has good timing since a lot of players were exposed to the game thanks to Games With Gold.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 11 comments

Gears of War 4: 5X XP This Weekend

Want to boost your experience in Gears of War 4? Well here's your chance! This weekend will feature 5X XP! 2V2 Gnashers, the Heartbeat Gnasher Challenge, and Rise of RAAM Mega Pack are also featured.

Posted 3 months ago by Dave Bricker, 37 comments

Killing Floor 2 Gets an Xbox Live Gold Free Play Weekend

If the 7 Days to Die free play event isn't your zombie cup of tea, instead try Killing Floor 2, which is also playing host to a free play event this weekend for Xbox Live Gold members.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 21 comments

Try Out 7 Days to Die for Free This Weekend With Xbox Live Gold

While perhaps a whole week might've been better given the name, Xbox Live Gold members interested in 7 Days To Die will be able to try out the zombie survival for free this weekend to celebrate the game's two-year anniversary.

Posted 3 months ago by Andy Mills, 21 comments

Tame the Tek Rex in ARK: Survival Evolved's ARKaeology Event

Studio Wildcard has decided to celebrate the release of Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom in their own way with a limited-time ARKaeology event for ARK: Survival Evolved.

Posted 3 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 0 comments

Gears of War 4 Gets a Week of Quintuple XP

The Coalition is celebrating Gears of War 5's announcement with an accompanying XP event in Gears of War 4. There are some other, smaller features to the event as well.

Posted 3 months ago by Kelly Packard, 82 comments

Overwatch Double XP This Weekend

Perhaps you might want to consider this weekend's double XP event in Overwatch, the final send-off for the game's second anniversary event that's been running since May 22nd.

Posted 3 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 6 comments

Small Tribe Servers Come to ARK: Survival Evolved

Only a small number of these servers are available, but the team hopes to open more servers up once they've reclaimed some of the lesser-used legacy servers, which will be removed on June 12th.

Posted 3 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 10 comments

NBA 2K18 and Destiny 2 Free To Play This Weekend With Xbox Live Gold

Check out NBA 2K18 and/or Destiny 2 this weekend for free for those with Xbox Live Gold memberships. Both games will be available at discounted prices should you decide to want to continue with either or both games.

Posted 3 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 7 comments

Grand Theft Auto Online Introduces A New Service, Discounts, and Double Rewards

Check out the all-new Madrazo Dispatch Services Contact Missions, two new vehicles, discounts on war machines, high performance vehicles, bunkers and hangars, and Double Rewards for select missions in GTA Online.

Posted 4 months ago by Ashley Woodcock, 3 comments

Attack of the Undead Begins in Call of Duty: WWII

As well as the usual bug fixes and gameplay improvements, the main feature of this week's massive update was the introduction of the Attack of the Undead community event.

Posted 4 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 5 comments

World of Tanks Event Celebrates American Memorial Day

World of Tanks developer Wargaming is paying homage to the Memorial Day holiday, which falls on May 28th this year, in an event that offers XP boosts for all as well as XP boosts and discounts specifically for American tanks.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

Overwatch Second Anniversary Event Now Running

Two years ago, Overwatch was unleashed upon gamers. The popular title is still going strong and developer Blizzard is celebrating with their latest game event.

Posted 4 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 10 comments

Everyone Can Play Multiplayer This Weekend on Xbox Live

This weekend, everyone can enjoy multiplayer on Xbox Live thanks to an Xbox Live Free Play Days for All event. The event allows players without Xbox Live Gold to enjoy the benefits of multiplayer on both Xbox 360 and Xbox One.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 5 comments

Fallout 4 Gets a Free Play Days Event on Xbox One

If multiplayer first-person shooters aren't your thing, and the ongoing Rainbow Six Siege Free Play Days don't appeal to you, try out Fallout 4 instead.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 9 comments

DC Universe Online Celebrates Superman's 80th Anniversary

DC Universe Online is not one to miss the chance for a party, and the game has released the first of three content drops to celebrate Superman's 80th anniversary.

Posted 4 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 4 comments

Rainbow Six: Siege Gets a Free Play Event

Ubisoft has announced a free play event for Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege. The event is timely with a lot of news coming out about the new "Operation Para Bellum" content.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

Gears of War 4 Horde Mania Event Awards Two Midnight Omen Skins

For the next couple weeks, players have another opportunity to earn two Midnight Omen weapon skins in Gears of War 4. These opportunities are paramount to the Better Than Bacon achievement.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 25 comments

SMITE Gets a Five-Day Triple Everything Event

In celebration of SMITE's Masters LAN, which starts on May 9th, developer Hi-Rez Studios is running a Triple Everything event for the duration of the tournament.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

Earn 3X Performance XP and Gold in Paladins' Party Up Event

The week of free access to Paladins' 30+ champions has ended, but it has been replaced with a new event. For the better part of a week, players can earn triple performance experience and triple performance gold while partied.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 3 comments

Earn Double XP in Star Wars Battlefront II

Every year, fans of the Star Wars franchise observe May 4th as Star Wars Day and celebrate with the phrase, "May the 4th be with you." Publisher EA is celebrating Star Wars Day with a double XP weekend in SWBII.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 24 comments

XCOM 2 Free To Play This Weekend For Xbox Live Gold Members

For any Xbox Live Gold members looking for something to try out for free, you've got quite a selection. Firaxis' turn-based strategy XCOM 2 joins For Honor and Just Cause 3 as free-to-play this weekend.

Posted 4 months ago by Andy Mills, 13 comments

Gears of War 4 Flaming Skins Event Running Now

Brothers To The End is a 2v2 variant of Team Deathmatch, complete with fewer respawns and a shorter respawn time. The event runs until May 14th and will reward players with double XP throughout its duration.

Posted 4 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 48 comments

Paladins Prepares to Leave Beta With Launch Celebration

Paladins: Champions of the Realm, which has been in testing on PC since 2015 and console since 2016, is about to leave beta. The celebration is starting now before the official launch on May 8th.

Posted 4 months ago by Kelly Packard, 33 comments

Just Cause 3 Free Weekend Begins Tomorrow

Free weekends seem to be the new demos, and there have been plenty of them recently. Just Cause 3 is the latest title to give Xbox players an opportunity to try it out for free.

Posted 4 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 34 comments