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Vote Now for August 2018's TA Playlist Game

August is typically the last month of the year before the fall and holiday releases come rushing in. That's true again this year, so before we all go head first into 2018's biggest games, join us for a new round of our game club.

Posted 4 days ago by Mark Delaney, 131 comments

PSA: Bean Dive 2018 Registration is Now Open

If for some reason you haven't noticed the notifications popping up on your friend feed already so today, here's your reminder that registration for the Ninth Annual International Bean Dive is now open!

Posted 12 days ago by Dave Horobin, 22 comments

TA Playlist for July 2018 is Live with Fallout: New Vegas

It's been said that war never changes, and this month you can bet on it. The next month of TA Playlist has just kicked off and this month we're highlighting Obsidian's scorched earth in Fallout: New Vegas.

Posted 17 days ago by Mark Delaney, 26 comments

TA Playlist Podcast Episode 15 - Quantum Break

With TA Playlist being well over a year old now, it was about time we all played a game, uh, about time. Our month of Quantum Break coverage is coming to a close but first we get to wrap it all up with our monthly podcast.

Posted 18 days ago by Mark Delaney, 11 comments

TA Playlist Game for July 2018 Announced

We're heading to the wasteland for our next TA Playlist game! Join us starting on July 1st as we step out into the sunlight, level up, and survive a post-nuclear sin city as a community with Obsidian's Fallout: New Vegas.

Posted 27 days ago by Mark Delaney, 104 comments

Viral Event 2018 Stats Roundup

Viral Event 2018 ended earlier this month, and we thought it would be interesting to share some stats on how germy the community got throughout the course of the event.

Posted 30 days ago by Dave Horobin, 49 comments

Vote Now for July 2018's TA Playlist Game

We interrupt your regularly scheduled deluge of E3 news to bring you the next TA Playlist poll. Like we did last year, we focused on four series with new games coming out later this year, so pick your favorite and vote!

Posted 1 month ago by Mark Delaney, 131 comments

TA Playlist Podcast Episode 14 - Alice: Madness Returns

Over the last month we jumped on mushrooms, fought anthropomorphic tea kettles, and sought guidance from a talking cat. No, we weren't tripping out of our minds. We were spending a few weeks in Wonderland.

Posted 1 month ago by Mark Delaney, 9 comments

TA Playlist for June 2018 is Live with Quantum Break

Time is power in Remedy's 2016 spacetime-bending shooter, Quantum Break. All during June, you're invited to show us how powerful you are by making time for our next TA Playlist game. Come play with the community!

Posted 1 month ago by Mark Delaney, 38 comments

TA Playlist Game for June 2018 Announced

Just as Microsoft is unveiling their next slate of projects at E3, we'll be deep-diving into one of their past on-stage reveals in Remedy's 2016 spacetime shooter, Quantum Break. Freeze what you're doing and join us on June 1st.

Posted 1 month ago by Mark Delaney, 66 comments

Vote Now for June 2018's TA Playlist Game -- It's Sci-Fi Month

While E3 keeps us all busy in June, don't forget to make time for the next TA Playlist game. We've got an exciting slate of four Xbox One science fiction games vying for the community spotlight. Come give your vote!

Posted 2 months ago by Mark Delaney, 145 comments

TA Playlist Podcast Episode 13 - Sea of Thieves

I see a pirate! No, wait -- three pirates! On the latest episode of the TA Playlist Podcast, Sam, Mark, and our special guest, Darren Gargette of the Cane and Rinse podcast, dig for treasures in Rare's pirate sim.

Posted 2 months ago by Mark Delaney, 5 comments

TA Playlist for May 2018 is Live with Alice: Madness Returns

If you're reading this shortly after it is published, you're not late for a very important date. You're right on time. It's the first of the month which means it's time for a new TA Playlist game. Let's get Grimm!

Posted 2 months ago by Mark Delaney, 26 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 3 months ago by Mark Delaney, 81 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 3 months ago by Mark Delaney, 140 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 3 months ago by Mark Delaney, 26 comments

Season Two of TA Playlist Kicks Off Today with Sea of Thieves for April 2018

Somehow a quarter of the calendar year has already passed us by. Though, according to our TA Playlist calendars, today is the start of a new year. We kick off season two of TA Playlist today with Rare's Sea of Thieves.

Posted 3 months ago by Mark Delaney, 25 comments

TA Playlist Game for April 2018 Announced

Next month's Playlist game will be our newest yet, as Sea of Thieves took the victory rather easily as it turns out. Starting on April 1st, all of TA is invited to sell seashells by the seashore. Arrghh you ready?

Posted 4 months ago by Mark Delaney, 65 comments

Vote Now for April 2018's TA Playlist Game

It's that time again, time to make the difficult choice of what our next community game will be. More often than not we don't build the Playlist polls around themes, but this one does happen to feature four huge multiplayer games.

Posted 4 months ago by Mark Delaney, 119 comments

TA Playlist Podcast Episode 11 - Ryse: Son of Rome

Before we get completely lost in Albion, let's venture back to Rome for a quick detour to put a cap on last month's TA Playlist game. Our three hosts and the community all had vastly different opinions of February's game.

Posted 4 months ago by Mark Delaney, 16 comments

Introducing The TrueAchievements 10th Birthday Community Challenge

TrueAchievements turns 10 years old next Wednesday, and to coincide with our weeklong celebration of a decade of TA, we're excited to announce that our third community challenge is starting right now!

Posted 4 months ago by Dave Horobin, 72 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 4 months ago by Mark Delaney, 42 comments

TrueAchievements Winter Olympics 2018 Winners

The TrueAchievements Winter Olympics 2018 has ended, and it is now time for the top three from each of our nine events to make their way to our virtual podium to receive their medal.

Posted 5 months ago by Dave Horobin, 87 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 5 months ago by Mark Delaney, 133 comments

The TrueAchievements Winter Olympics 2018 - Final Three Challenges

It's time for another massive community event, this time themed around the Winter Olympics! Pit yourself against the rest of the site in a set of achievement challenges

Posted 5 months ago by Rich Stone, 32 comments

Vote Now for March 2018's TA Playlist Game

We've hit the midpoint of another month, which means it's time to cast your ballot for what the community should play next for TA Playlist. Four games enter, one game is crowned community game of the month. What'll it be?

Posted 5 months ago by Mark Delaney, 195 comments

The TrueAchievements Winter Olympics 2018

It's time for another massive community event, this time themed around the Winter Olympics! Pit yourself against the rest of the site in a set of achievement challenges

Posted 5 months ago by Rich Stone, 127 comments

TA Playlist Podcast Episode 10 - HITMAN

In the latest episode of the TA Playlist Podcast, Mark, Kevin, and Sam reconvene to break down IO Interactive's stealth sandbox deathtrap, HITMAN.

Posted 5 months ago by Mark Delaney, 7 comments

TA Playlist for February 2018 is Live with Ryse: Son of Rome

They say when in Rome to do as the Romans do. All during February we'll be taking that to heart with Crytek's Xbox One launch exclusive, Ryse: Son of Rome. Come join us in the TA Playlist Hub to play along with the community!

Posted 5 months ago by Mark Delaney, 58 comments

TA Playlist Game for February 2018 Announced

Another week of voting has closed, and we have a new TA Playlist game coming our way in a matter of days. Sharpen your blades and re-frill your helmets. We're heading to Rome with Crytek's Xbox One launch title.

Posted 6 months ago by Mark Delaney, 78 comments

Vote Now for February 2018's TA Playlist Game

February's TA Playlist poll is now live. In it you'll find gigantic mechs, superhero presidents, and warriors of both the road and Roman variety. Come vote for the next community game. The polls will be open for one week!

Posted 6 months ago by Mark Delaney, 107 comments

TA Playlist Podcast Episode 9 - Assassin's Creed Origins

As we all live out our lives as Agent 47 in January's TA Playlist game, don't forget to put the final bow on last month's game, Assassin's Creed Origins. Our latest episode of the TA Playlist Podcast is now available.

Posted 6 months ago by Mark Delaney, 16 comments

PSA: Last Chance to Register for GTASC 2018

If you've been meaning to register for this year's Great TrueAchievements Score Challenge but haven't gotten around to it yet, this is a final reminder that the registration period closes on January 7th at 11:59 PM GMT.

Posted 6 months ago by Dave Horobin, 36 comments

12 Days of Christmas Challenge Stats Roundup

Our second community challenge, 12 Days of Christmas, drew to a close with the start of the New Year. As always, we thought it would be interesting to share some of the stats from the event.

Posted 6 months ago by Dave Horobin, 105 comments

TA Playlist for January 2018 is Live with Hitman

The first TA Playlist game of the new year is now live. Don't miss out on your chance to play Hitman with the TA community all month long. It's our first game of the first full year of Playlist events. Get excited!

Posted 6 months ago by Mark Delaney, 46 comments

TA Playlist Game for January 2018 Announced

The first Playlist poll of 2018 was the closest we've ever ran on site. For days two games battled for the top spot. Ultimately the winning game only won by a small handful of votes, but they're enough to reveal our next game.

Posted 7 months ago by Mark Delaney, 62 comments

The Great TrueAchievement Score Challenge 2018

The start of the new year gives everyone the chance for another run of the Great TrueAchievement Score Challenge.

Posted 7 months ago by Dave Horobin, 90 comments

Nine Things I Learned from TA Playlist in 2017

Our first year of TA Playlist is coming to an end. What did we learn? From saying goodbye to a series cut short to cutting short a series that's gone on too long, here are a few lessons the event taught us over 2017.

Posted 7 months ago by Mark Delaney, 57 comments

The Best Reviewed Games on TrueAchievements in 2017 - Part Two

Following on from part one of our TrueAchievements Games of the Year 2017, it's time for part two and the final ten games that received a score of 4.5 or higher in this year's official site reviews.

Posted 7 months ago by Dave Horobin, 41 comments

Vote Now for January 2018's TA Playlist Game

We've wrapped up our first year of TA Playlist, but we're going to keep it rolling right into 2018. We've picked four new games to kick off the new year. Polls are open for one week, so get your vote in!

Posted 7 months ago by Mark Delaney, 131 comments

The Best Reviewed Games on TrueAchievements in 2017 - Part One

Earlier today we opened up the voting for the year's TA Game of the Year, and we thought we'd try and help with your decisions by looking back at some of the highest scoring games from this year's official site reviews.

Posted 7 months ago by Dave Horobin, 29 comments

12 Days Of Christmas Challenge 12

See what you need to do to complete the twelfth challenge in the brand new Twelve Days of Christmas community challenge event!

Posted 7 months ago by Rich Stone, 284 comments

12 Days Of Christmas Challenge 11

See what you need to do to complete the eleventh challenge in the brand new Twelve Days of Christmas community challenge event!

Posted 7 months ago by Rich Stone, 108 comments

Ultimate Head to Head 3 Contest Winner and Final Stats Round-up

The final period of the Ultimate Head to Head 3 contest has ended, and we are very happy to announce that the winner is...

Posted 7 months ago by Dave Horobin, 31 comments

12 Days Of Christmas Challenge 10

See what you need to do to complete the tenth challenge in the brand new Twelve Days of Christmas community challenge event!

Posted 7 months ago by Rich Stone, 79 comments

12 Days Of Christmas Challenge 9

See what you need to do to complete the ninth challenge in the brand new Twelve Days of Christmas community challenge event!

Posted 7 months ago by Rich Stone, 121 comments

12 Days Of Christmas Challenge 8

See what you need to do to complete the eighth challenge in the brand new Twelve Days of Christmas community challenge event!

Posted 7 months ago by Rich Stone, 81 comments

12 Days Of Christmas Challenge 7

See what you need to do to complete the seventh challenge in the brand new Twelve Days of Christmas community challenge event!

Posted 7 months ago by Rich Stone, 87 comments

TA Playlist Podcast Episode 8 - The Turing Test

The latest episode of the TA Playlist Podcast gets a bit headier than the others so far, as the game itself deals with some big picture issues. Come join us as we discuss the value-alignment problem of artificial intelligence.

Posted 7 months ago by Mark Delaney, 11 comments

12 Days Of Christmas Challenge 6

See what you need to do to complete the sixth challenge in the brand new Twelve Days of Christmas community challenge event!

Posted 7 months ago by Rich Stone, 83 comments