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TrueAchievements Viral Event 2018

Sharing is caring, so help us spread those often hard to unlock viral achievements to fellow TA members as part of our Viral Event 2018.

Posted 9 days ago by Dave Horobin, 102 comments

New Filters on all Game and Achievement Lists, Including Back Compatible Games

We've added lots of new filtering options to some of the main game and achievement lists on the site, including My Games and My Achievements - plus we've made them much faster!

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 98 comments

TrueAchievements Xbox One App Discontinued Achievements Are Now Attainable

We've been working with Microsoft to update the three snap-related achievements in the TrueAchievements App and allow them to be unlocked again

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 184 comments

10th Birthday Giveaway Stream - Over £3,000 of Prizes to be Won

We've got a marathon eight-hour live stream planned for this Thursday to celebrate TA's 10th Birthday, where we'll be streaming some of our favourite games from the past decade and giving away lots of incredible prizes.

Posted 2 months ago by Dave Horobin, 144 comments

Xbox Game Pass & EA Access Game Collection Integration

Adding subscription-based games to your collection just got a whole lot easier! One button click will make sure your game collection stays up to date with the current Xbox Game Pass and EA Access Vault titles.

Posted 2 months ago by HitmanOllie, 88 comments

TrueAchievements Will be 10-Years Old Next Week

TrueAchievements is turning 10 years old next week, and to mark the occasion we'd like to invite you all to a special week-long celebration.

Posted 2 months ago by Dave Horobin, 123 comments

2017 Leaderboards - How Did You Do?

We've collated every TA user's achievement wins during 2017 and built all of our usual score type, platform and genre leaderboards for your enjoyment.

Posted 4 months ago by Dave Horobin, 91 comments

Introducing Our New Weekly Site Help Stories

We're introducing a new weekly site help story that we're hoping will show the many benefits that having a TA account can provide for the hundreds of new people who register for TA each week.

Posted 4 months ago by Dave Horobin, 62 comments

Happy Holidays From Everyone At TrueAchievements

With the holiday season here and the TA offices preparing to take a well-earned break until the new year, we'd like to take a moment to reflect on the past 12-months within this crazy community that we all call home.

Posted 5 months ago by Dave Horobin, 107 comments

The TrueAchievements Game of the Year 2017

Voting for the TrueAchievements Game of the Year 2017 ended last night and it is now time to reveal which games are the winners.

Posted 5 months ago by Dave Horobin, 185 comments

Xbox One X Enhanced Games List And Notifications

Want to know when your games go enhanced? We've got you covered. We have the full list of Xbox One X Enhanced games updated hourly, plus tailored notifications so you can see when to re-download those beefed up titles

Posted 5 months ago by Rich Stone, 56 comments

TrueAchievements Game of the Year Awards

There are only a few weeks left of 2017, so that can mean only one thing -- it's time for the eighth annual TrueAchievements Game of the Year Awards!

Posted 5 months ago by Cee Jay, 104 comments

Introducing Community Challenge 2 - The Twelve Days Of Christmas

Register now for a brand new community challenge that will test your achievement-unlocking skills in a festive way during December!

Posted 6 months ago by Rich Stone, 97 comments

The Game Information Team Is Recruiting!

It's been quite some time since we've held an official recruitment drive for the Game Information team on site, but we're back and looking for several enthusiastic and dedicated volunteers to join our ranks.

Posted 7 months ago by BulletLukey, 43 comments

Server Upgrades Tomorrow Will Mean Some Site Downtime - COMPLETED

Our on-going mission to improve the site performance continues with hardware upgrades. This will result in some down time tomorrow.

Posted 8 months ago by Rich Stone, 64 comments

PSA: Ultimate Head to Head Contest 3 Registration Closes Tomorrow

If you've been meaning to register for our Ultimate Head to Head Contest but haven't gotten around to signing up yet, this is a final reminder that the registration period ends tomorrow (September 14th) at 1 PM GMT.

Posted 8 months ago by Dave Horobin, 46 comments

New TrueAchievements Merchandise Now On Sale - New Designs, Colours And A Mug!

We have a brand new design available for a limited period. Shirts, hoodies and mugs galore. Pick them up before they disappear on October 2nd (EU) and 3rd (US).

Posted 8 months ago by Rich Stone, 107 comments

The Ultimate Head To Head 3 - Registration Is Now Open

You wanted more UHH, we are giving you more UHH! A longer group stage and rules to (hopefully) stop game manipulation, this year's event promises to be the best yet!

Posted 8 months ago by Rich Stone, 228 comments

Hover Information Added To Gamer, Game and Achievement Links

We have made it easy to see summary information on Gamers, Games and Achievements just by hovering over links on the site. We also have new toast information pop-ups, and a load of site performance improvements

Posted 8 months ago by Rich Stone, 164 comments

Leap Frog 2017 Details

Today, we are excited to announce the return of one our most popular community events, as Leap Frog returns for its third year.

Posted 10 months ago by Dave Horobin, 90 comments

Site Update Log And Gaming Session Improvements

You can now see a log containing all of the site developments and bug fixes that we put live. And we've made it much easier to set up a gaming session, and made a slight adjustment to the feedback score badge

Posted 10 months ago by Rich Stone, 91 comments

New Site Badges and Styling

A cleaner look, multiple new badges, and lots of changes to the existing badge thresholds to make it easier to earn those precious gold ones!

Posted 11 months ago by Rich Stone, 379 comments

Introducing The Alphabet Challenge

Today, we are excited to announce a brand new community event called The Alphabet Challenge, where everyone that enters can be a winner and earn one of our new Community Challenges badges.

Posted 1 year ago by Dave Horobin, 254 comments

All The Ways You Can Win Brand New Games On TrueAchievements

We have given away hundreds of new games already this year; here are the details of all the different ways that you can get your hands on some of them.

Posted 1 year ago by Rich Stone, 51 comments

Beam Is Now Integrated Into TrueAchievements

Showcase your channel on your homepage, auto-post broadcast alerts to your friend feed, and see who's streaming what on our Streaming Hub!

Posted 1 year ago by Rich Stone, 59 comments

Introducing Easter Egg Hunt - A New TrueAchievements Contest

With Easter fast approaching, we wanted to mark the occasion here on TrueAchievements with the introduction of a brand new contest called Easter Egg Hunt.

Posted 1 year ago by Dave Horobin, 102 comments

TrueAchievements is Now Partnered with Beam!

To celebrate our new partnership, Join us today for a chance to win one of over 40 codes for various games, Xbox Live Gold accounts, and Beam Pro accounts!

Posted 1 year ago by Rich Stone, 47 comments

Join the Newshounds Team!

We need people who would like to devote their time to helping us get all of the Xbox related news and information onto the front page in a timely manner.

Posted 1 year ago by Rebecca Smith, 30 comments

The TA Playlist Hub is Now Open

The hub will be the home for all things TA Playlist. It's where you'll come to share your thoughts, check out the podcast, vote on upcoming games, and see what the buzz is all about.

Posted 1 year ago by Kevin Tavore, 26 comments

New Site Leaderboards Are Now Live!

After many days of hard toil, the leaderboards are back and better than ever! See how you rank across different platforms and genres, and in your own Country and State! And you can now share your position on social media

Posted 1 year ago by Rich Stone, 115 comments

New Multi-Genre System Is Now Live

Your votes have been counted, and the new genre system is now in place across the site! And our long-awaited new genre leaderboards will be released tomorrow

Posted 1 year ago by Rich Stone, 155 comments

Introducing a New TrueAchievements Monthly Event: TA Playlist

If ever you've wanted to join a gaming club that takes into account all you love about video games -- the mechanics, the story, the achievements, and everything else, join us for our monthly TA Playlist events starting in April!

Posted 1 year ago by Mark Delaney, 251 comments

Xbox Store Integration Version 2.0 - Even More Functionality Is Here!

Now no need to register to get Price Alerts, free content lists, additional filters and information, and revamped sales stories!

Posted 1 year ago by Rich Stone, 92 comments

The Community and Events Team Are Recruiting!

Would you like to join the TrueAchievements Community and Events Team and help organise some of the biggest achievement-related events on interweb? Check this story for more details

Posted 1 year ago by Rich Stone, 36 comments

Full Xbox Store Integration Including Price Tracking and Alerts

You can now see pricing and sale information for all products across all major regions, and even set up price alerts for them so you'll never miss a sale again!

Posted 1 year ago by Rich Stone, 246 comments

2016 Leaderboards - How Did You Do?

We've built leaderboards for the whole of 2016: TrueAchievement Score, Gamerscore, Achievements Won and many others across all regions, platforms and genres. See how you scored and share it with the world!

Posted 1 year ago by Rich Stone, 66 comments

TrueAchievements Has Now Tracked 1 Billion Achievement Unlocks

After almost 9 years of tracking Xbox Gamers' achievement unlocks, we have now accumulated a staggering one billion of them! Analysing the data in various ways has thrown up some interesting results...

Posted 1 year ago by Rich Stone, 191 comments

The TrueAchievements Game of the Year 2016

After what was our closest awards ever, it's time to announce the TrueAchievements Game of the Year 2016 Award Winners.

Posted 1 year ago by Cee Jay, 177 comments

Happy Holidays From Everyone At TrueAchievements

With the holiday season fast approaching and the TA offices preparing to take a well-earned break until the new year, we'd like to take a moment to reflect on the past 12 months within this crazy community that we all call home.

Posted 1 year ago by Dave Horobin, 102 comments

TrueAchievements Game of the Year Awards

12 months ago Fallout 4 rose above over 300 games to be named the TrueAchievements GotY, but which game will take the title in this years awards? The choice is the TrueAchievements Game of the Year 2016 is yours.

Posted 1 year ago by Cee Jay, 111 comments

TA Podcast: Dead Rising 4, Energy Cycle, Wand Wars, and Her Majesty's SPIFFING

We've gone ID@Xbox mad this week. Partly due to the fact that Dead Rising 4 was the only big release from the past week, but also due to our new regular Twitch streams of ID@Xbox games.

Posted 1 year ago by Dave Horobin, 16 comments

TrueAchievements Teams Up With ID@Xbox To Bring You All The Latest Games

We'll be streaming as many ID titles as we can on their day of release, and we'll also be giving you multiple chances to win copies of the games!

Posted 1 year ago by Rich Stone, 38 comments

Introducing Game Hubs

We've just added a new tab to our game pages where you can find all of the latest news, videos and screenshots for the game, as well as subscribe to news updates.

Posted 1 year ago by Rich Stone, 77 comments

TrueAchievements Is Now Fully Secure and Supports HTTP2

We've been working hard behind the scenes to make all of our pages fully secure and we've added HTTP2 support. This means a better, faster browsing experience for all of our users!

Posted 1 year ago by Rich Stone, 92 comments

TA Podcast: Watch_Dogs 2, Assassin's Creed The Ezio Collection and Bioshock 2

or the first time in a few weeks, none of us have jumped into any new games this past week. Instead Rich and I have been getting some monies worth out of our recent purchases, while Jack has been playing lots of Bioshock 2.

Posted 1 year ago by Dave Horobin, 7 comments

TA Podcast: Watch_Dogs 2, Assassin's Creed The Ezio Collection and More

It's another week of big releases, and we've once again forsaken our completion percentages to bring you our early thoughts on Watch_Dogs 2 and Assassin's Creed The Ezio Collection.

Posted 1 year ago by Dave Horobin, 12 comments

TA Podcast: Infinite Warfare, Modern Warfare Remastered, Steep and Titanfall 2

The big releases keep on coming, and like magpies attracted to the next shiny thing it sees we continue to fill our Gamercards with more games that we possibly have time for.

Posted 1 year ago by Dave Horobin, 8 comments

Last Few Days To Order Your Limited Edition TrueAchievements Hoodie!

Last few days to get your limited edition TrueAchievements branded winter warmer! It also makes a fantastic gift for all of the family.

Posted 1 year ago by Rich Stone, 37 comments

TA Podcast: Red Dead Redemption 2, Battlefield 1 and Industry News

It's been a slower week for new AAA releases but there's still a lot to discuss as it has been a huge week for news; a certain cowboy game was announced and a we saw short trailer showing what Nintendo has to offer next.

Posted 1 year ago by Dave Horobin, 16 comments

Official TrueAchievements Hoodie Now Available

With summer having drawn to a close and the temperatures dropping we thought it was the ideal time to relaunch the official TrueAchievements hoodies.

Posted 1 year ago by Jack Watling, 117 comments