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A Rank-Up Campaign is Running in Happy Wars

The only thing that makes Happy Wars players happier is a bonus XP event. This time around 30% bonus score is being offered in multiplayer modes for the next several days.

Posted 8 hours ago by Kelly Packard, 0 comments

Modern Combat 5: Blackout Update XVII Details

Title update XVII has been detailed for the Windows 8 and Windows Phone versions of Modern Combat 5: Blackout. The new patch includes a new game mode, new level cap and rewards, and plenty more.

Posted yesterday by Ashley Woodcock, 9 comments

Recap Crackdown 3's Comic-Con Panel, Featuring Terry Crews

It's been a long ride for gamers who have been avidly following Crackdown 3. Catch up with how the game is coming along in a Comic-Con panel that features Terry Crews and members of the dev team.

Posted yesterday by Kelly Packard, 13 comments

Forza 7 Latest Car List Update #2

Turn 10 Studios releases the second selection of cars that will be forming part of the 700+ garage. The new list focuses on some classics and vintage vehicles, and it's another impressive looking list.

Posted yesterday by Andrew Ogley, 10 comments

Phantom Dust Update 3 Improves Game Chat

Microsoft's announcement of Update 3 for their free title Phantom Dust addresses complaints about the in-game voice chat which was added last month.

Posted 2 days ago by Luc1d, 1 comment

Forza Horizon 3 Live Stream With Playground Games

We've teamed up with Playground Games to bring you a two-hour live stream of Forza Horizon 3 that will be filled with epic giveaways for the game and its expansion packs.

Posted 2 days ago by Dave Horobin, 11 comments

Killer Instinct Reveals Aganos' Ultimate Finisher

Another set of characters in Iron Galaxy's ever-expanding fighter are being given their own finishing moves. First to be revealed is that of the massive stone and metal war golem, Aganos.

Posted 3 days ago by Alex Jones, 7 comments

Fable Fortune Release Trailer and Limited Time 20% Discount

Fable-Fortune, the collectible card game based in the world of Albion and developed by a team of former Lionhead Studios employees, releases in Game Preview on the Xbox One and Windows 10 today.

Posted 4 days ago by Dave Horobin, 39 comments

X-Morph Defense Gameplay Videos - Story, Co-op and Heavy Bombers

EXOR Studios may be keeping quiet about a release date for X-Morph Defense, their hybrid twin-stick shooter and tower defense game, but the flow of gameplay videos continues with three new instalments.

Posted 4 days ago by Luc1d, 1 comment

Gigantic Launch Day Live Stream and Ultimate Bundle Giveaway

Later this afternoon, we'll be streaming the first two hours of Gigantic and we'll be giving away two Ultimate Bundle codes thanks to our friends at Perfect World Entertainment.

Posted 9 days ago by Dave Horobin, 4 comments

Forza 7 First 160 Cars Announced, More to Come Weekly

One month after being announced, Turn 10 has decided that Forza Motorsport 7 should have a weekly series where the 700 cars included in the game should be revealed. That event is called Forza Garage.

Posted 9 days ago by Claudio Barata, 26 comments

X-Morph: Defense Commits Complete Carnage

EXOR Studios understands that destroying stuff is fun, so they're giving us the power to destroy all the stuff in X-Morph: Defense, their upcoming hybrid twin-stick shooter and tower defense game.

Posted 11 days ago by Luc1d, 3 comments

Gears of War 4's Competitive 2.0 Beta Live With Double XP

Since Gears of War 4's launch last October, The Coalition has been trying to capture the right feel. They're hoping the Competitive 2.0 Beta Playlist will be a good opportunity for players to provide direct feedback on changes.

Posted 14 days ago by Kelly Packard, 25 comments

ARK: Survival Evolved Pre-Order Trailer Shows Off Collector’s Edition

ARK: Survival Evolved shows off content of the collector’s edition, which is only available in limited quantities. The pack includes the full game, season pass, and a variety of collectible items.

Posted 16 days ago by Roland Chansen, 24 comments

Middle-earth: Shadow of War Voice Cast Revealed

The voice acting lineup has been revealed for Monolith's upcoming RPG Middle-earth: Shadow of War. The lineup includes Kumail Nanjiani, Pollyanna McIntosh, Troy Baker, and Alastair Duncan.

Posted 20 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 6 comments

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Absolution DLC Trailer

Activision announced the third DLC pack to be released for Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, known as “Absolution.” You’ll get to play through three new maps and a redone version of the fan favorite, Resistance, now called Ember.

Posted 20 days ago by Dave Bricker, 6 comments

Gifting System Not Far Off for Xbox One Users, Says Mike Ybarra

According to Xbox and Windows Corporate Vice President Mike Ybarra, a gifting feature for the Xbox One store is "not far" off. Now how about that wishlist?

Posted 21 days ago by Kelly Packard, 100 comments

Cities: Skylines Gets Housekeeping Patch on Windows 10

Last month, Cities: Skylines on Xbox One received a substantial patch on Xbox One, alleviating achievement problems, save issues and more. A patch addressing the same issues has now made its way to the Windows 10 version.

Posted 23 days ago by Kelly Packard, 13 comments

Poi - First Hour of Gameplay

Yesterday afternoon, Jack streamed the first hour of Poi, a platformer from Polykid which is available on the Xbox One and Windows 10.

Posted 23 days ago by Dave Horobin, 0 comments

Gears of War 4's July Update Brings Two More Maps and Characters

There are now two more maps for Gears 4 - a returning classic that fans of close quarter combat will love, and one with a decidedly shocking twist. Two veteran characters also return, but aren't exact dressed for the occasion.

Posted 23 days ago by Alex Jones, 20 comments

Latest X-Morph Gameplay Trailer Shows Combat in Germany

The latest trailer for X-Morph: Defense shows off a massive battle over the skies of Germany. With falling planes destroying buildings the game certainly looks like gorgeous.

Posted 25 days ago by Jake Hermance, 1 comment

Beat The Game Trailer Focuses On Mistik and Moss

Developer Worm Animation has released a new trailer for their upcoming Xbox One and Windows 10 title Beat the Game which focuses on the game’s hero, Mistik, and the mysterious-looking tree figure, Moss.

Posted 27 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 0 comments

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare's Absolution DLC Announced

It seems like you can't go anywhere without hearing news about Call of Duty. The latest for Infinite Warfare is the announcement of its third DLC pack, Absolution. It'll be out on PS4 next month with other platforms to follow.

Posted 29 days ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

Pinball FX3 Announced, Free Purchase Import Confirmed

Hungarian developer Zen Studios has just announced the next game in its pinball franchise, Pinball FX 3, as well as some initial details on what the game will include.

Posted 30 days ago by Claudio Barata, 11 comments

X-Morph: Defense Gets Out Its Lasers

Yet one more in the steady stream of new gameplay videos has been released for EXOR Studios' X-Morph: Defense. This time we take a look at how lasers work on the Mexico map.

Posted 30 days ago by Chewie, 0 comments

Microsoft Teases Ultimate Game Sale

Whether we like it or not, summer is officially here. Right around this time, Xbox decides to unleash great deals on hundreds of Xbox games and add-ons with their annual Ultimate Game Sale.

Posted 1 month ago by Will Cruz, 136 comments

Phantom Dust Update to Add New Skills, Daily Rewards, Voice Chat and More

Heading into July, the Microsoft Studios team gets ready to release the game's second update, which will add new skills, a daily rewards system, voice chat and more for Phantom Dust.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 10 comments

Gears of War 4 Golden Weekend Event Offers Double XP and Is Live Now

This weekend is being made Golden by The Coalition as they host the Golden Gun event in Gears of War 4. Play in this specific playlist to rack up double XP. A free Gnasher Shotgun skin also awaits you just for logging in too.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 17 comments

Gigantic Gears Up for Release

Progressing a game from early development to a full launch is never a simple process, but it seems like some games run into a few more hurdles than others. Take Motiga's hero shooter Gigantic.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 3 comments

Happy Wars Hosts a Rank-Up Campaign and Buff Gem Blowout

Always the host of numerous ongoing events, ToyLogic has a steady stream of activities planned for Happy Wars. In addition to a Rank-Up Campaign, there's an ongoing Buff Gem Blowout and a Special Weekend Challenge.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

Super Ultra Dead Rising 4 Mini Golf Launch Trailer

Frank West has seen some things. He's covered wars. But can he shoot a hole in one? As it turns out, golfing is a lot harder with a zombie horde following you around as opposed to clapping spectators.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 36 comments

TA Podcast: DiRT 4, Injustice 2, New Avatars, Final E3 Thoughts and Win a Game

E3 has been and gone, but there was still some announcements that were revealed after the main conferences for us to discuss, games to be played, and your questions to be answered.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 2 comments

Ori and the Will of the Wisps Developer Interview

Moon Studios Lead Developers Gennadiy Korol and Thomas Mahler chat about their upcoming title Ori and the Will of the Wisps in a short interview from E3.

Posted 1 month ago by Luc1d, 4 comments

Minecraft Will Feature Cross Platform Online Play

Cross platform online is something gamers have been wanting since the dawn of time. Now it's possible via Minecraft's latest announcement bringing the community together.

Posted 1 month ago by Will Cruz, 20 comments

Meet E3 2017's Newest ID@Xbox Titles

During Microsoft's E3 presentation, the inevitable ID@Xbox montage trailer was broadcast to thousands of watching players. Here are the five new titles from that trailer.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 6 comments

Minecraft Reveals Super Duper Graphics Pack

Following on from the "Better Together" update, Mojang have now announced the "Super Duper" graphics pack. This pack will allow you to boost the graphics on your Minecraft game.

Posted 1 month ago by Megan Walton, 23 comments

Xbox Debuts New Avatar Design

Teased long ago on Twitter, the Xbox team has today officially shown off the avatar redesign they've been working on for quite some time. The new avatars are more expressive, inclusive, and have been built from the ground up.

Posted 1 month ago by Mark Delaney, 157 comments

Mojang Discuss Minecraft Better Together Update At E3

Following on from the announcement of the "Better Together" update for Minecraft that provides cross-play between almost all versions, Jens and Saxs from Mojang sat down with Julia Hardy to discuss it a bit more.

Posted 1 month ago by Andy Mills, 23 comments

Indie Hit Robocraft Infinity Coming to Xbox One and Windows 10

Calling it a "new iteration of their flagship indie hit" UK-based Freejam has revealed Robocraft Infinity for Xbox One and Windows 10. It'll also offer Play Anywhere support so you can seamlessly take your robots across platforms.

Posted 1 month ago by Mark Delaney, 2 comments

TA Podcast: E3 2017 Special

It's been a crazy few days of E3, and rather than trying to remember all of the big announcements in one go, Rich, Jack and I decided to get together after each one to share our thoughts for our E3 2017 special.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 2 comments

A New Trailer for Ooblets is Released at E3

The incredibly cute Ooblets -- a mix of Pokemon, Harvest Moon and Animal Crossing from two person team Gumberland -- remains so in this latest trailer, revealed at the PC Gaming Show at this year's E3.

Posted 1 month ago by Andy Mills, 1 comment

Cuphead - New Screenshots From E3

Imagine Steamboat Willie on a killing spree and you've got Cuphead, a cel animated platform shooter that takes inspiration from classic cartoons of the 1930s.

Posted 1 month ago by Luc1d, 17 comments

Forza Motorsport 7: New Screenshots and Editions Revealed

Whether or not racing games are up your alley, there's no denying one thing about the Forza series -- they're pretty games, often used to showcase the Xbox's capabilities. More details have been released for the racer.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 15 comments

Awakening the Nightmare Expansion Detailed for Halo Wars 2

Microsoft's E3 presentation was on Sunday, but today's reveal for Halo Wars 2 gives us hope the gaming titan hasn't yet shown all they have to show. "Awakening the Nightmare" has been announced.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 21 comments

Age of Empires: Definitive Edition Announced

Today, Microsoft announced a remake of the PC classic, Age of Empires. Termed Age of Empires: Definitive Version, for Windows 10, this version releases 20 years after the original. This new version of AoE will support up to 4K.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Bricker, 33 comments

New State of Decay 2 Screens Shuffle Out

In the wake of the new trailer shown at E3's Microsoft conference, a set of new screens and artwork has been released for upcoming zombie survival sequel, State of Decay 2.

Posted 1 month ago by Chewie, 5 comments

E3 Xbox Games Montage Trailer

Did you miss the Microsoft presentation yesterday? Were you working? Golfing? Sleeping? Whatever the excuse, you can quickly play catch-up with a three-minute montage video showing off the highlighted games.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 8 comments

OG Xbox Controller Announced For Xbox One and Windows 10

Hyperkin, a gaming hardware manufacturer from Los Angeles, is partnering with Xbox to bring the "Duke" controller to the Xbox One and Windows 10.

Posted 1 month ago by Claudio Barata, 65 comments

ARK: Survival Evolved Update 258 Now Available

The latest patch for ARK: Survival Evolved adds an interactive toilet and five new dinos for players to find and tame, bringing the number of creatures in the base game up to 100.

Posted 1 month ago by Luc1d, 4 comments

Crackdown 3 Gets New Screenshots

After the official announcement with a release date, Microsoft has released new screenshots for Crackdown 3 showcasing some of the action, enemies and New Providence.

Posted 1 month ago by Claudio Barata, 3 comments