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Minecraft To Welcome Adventure Time Pack

Minecraft is set to welcome a new mash-up pack DLC soon. The new pack will be Adventure Time, and will contain new colourful textures, and the familiar characters from the popular TV show.

Posted 18 hours ago by Stephanie Caldwell, 8 comments

Telltale Recaps The Walking Dead - A New Frontier Before Final Episode

Developers from Telltale Games reflect back on major themes from The Walking Dead - A New Frontier. In this video, they speak on the importance of choice, and how your previous choices could lead to serious consequences.

Posted 19 hours ago by Ethan Anderson, 4 comments

June's Games with Gold Titles Announced

With May ending in just over a week, it's time to find out what the next offering of free games will be in June's Games with Gold.

Posted yesterday by Dave Horobin, 112 comments

Watch CD Projekt Discuss And Play The Gwent Public Beta

With the public beta for Gwent on the way next week, the team at CD Projekt RED has provided plenty for players to watch with a discussion about upcoming changes, as well as a much lengthier stream archive.

Posted 2 days ago by Andy Mills, 0 comments

Mages of Mystralia Releases the Complete Original Soundtrack

Borealys Games, the developer behind the upcoming ID@Xbox title Mages of Mystralia, has gone all the way in their recently uploaded video and treated fans to the complete original soundtrack from the game.

Posted 2 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 2 comments

Everspace Trailer Released Ahead of Full Release

Everspace will be launching officially from Game Preview on May 26th, so Rockfish Games have released one last trailer to remind us about it. Don't forget, it's Play Anywhere.

Posted 4 days ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

Happy Wars Rank-Up Week and More Events Now Live

If you're still working toward leveling up in Happy Wars, your weekend just got a little happier. Developer ToyLogic is running a bonus 30% XP event well into next week with some other special events too.

Posted 4 days ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

Winner: Hot Wheels Expansion in Forza Horizon 3

Our latest competition to win a download code for the "Hot Wheels" expansion in Forza Horizon 3 has now ended, and it is time to reveal the name of our lucky winner.

Posted 5 days ago by Dave Horobin, 14 comments

The Walking Dead - A New Frontier Episode 5 Dated

Telltale has just announced the release date of the final episode of The Walking Dead - A New Frontier. This episode will test the strength of the bonds you've been able to create thus far.

Posted 6 days ago by Ethan Anderson, 22 comments

X-Morph: Defense Displays Three New Gameplay Mechanics

In the two latest videos for X-Morph: Defense, EXOR Studios introduces the difficulty options included with the game as well as how tactical players can use the strategic building destruction to their advantage.

Posted 6 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 1 comment

Rare Announce Windows 10 Technical Alpha For Sea Of Thieves

Rare have announced that, following on from the similar alpha on Xbox One, there will also be a Windows 10 Technical Alpha to test out certain aspects on PC, in particular the game's auto-detect system as well as controls.

Posted 6 days ago by Andy Mills, 1 comment

Gwent Enters Public Beta Phase Later This Month

After a sizeable amount of time in a private beta phase, Gwent: The Witcher Card Game will be moving into its' next phase with the game set to enter public beta later this month, CD Projekt have announced.

Posted 6 days ago by Andy Mills, 3 comments

Major Nelson Walks Us Through the Latest Xbox Update

All the new features and goodies of last months Xbox Insider update are now rolling out to the broader community. Major Nelson is here to walk us through the key features including Looking For Group, Xbox LIVE Arena, and more.

Posted 8 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 29 comments

Phantom Dust Launch Trailer

Gamers have been patiently waiting since 2014 for Phantom Dust. This four-player action/strategy arena game will be available today on Xbox One and Windows 10 via Xbox Play Anywhere.

Posted 8 days ago by Will Cruz, 9 comments

Phantom Dust Releases Tomorrow for Free

Every now and then, Microsoft throws a curveball at us. Admittedly they usually reserve them for the upcoming E3 presentation, but this hasn't stopped them dropping a fairly large announcement today

Posted 9 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 86 comments

Batman: Arkham City Achievement Reminder for Mother's Day

There's another opportunity to make progress towards the Storyteller achievement in the different version of Batman: Arkham City as tomorrow marks Mother's Day in North America.

Posted 11 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 8 comments

TA Competition: Hot Wheels Expansion in Forza Horizon 3

If you've listened to this week's episode of the TA Podcast, you'll be aware of how much we're enjoying the Hot Wheels expansion in Forza Horizon 3, and being the nice people that we are we thought we'd give away a code.

Posted 12 days ago by Dave Horobin, 533 comments

Winners: Gimme Five (Win 10)

Our latest competition to win one of five download code for Gimme Five (Win 10) has ended, and it is now time to reveal the names of our lucky winners.

Posted 12 days ago by Dave Horobin, 10 comments

A Walk in the Dark Trailer and Screens

Do you have cat-like reflexes and enjoy exploring dark fantasy worlds full of traps and dangerous beasts? If so then story-driven platformer A Walk in the Dark, coming soon to Xbox, could be the game for you.

Posted 12 days ago by Luc1d, 2 comments

TA Podcast: FH3 Hot Wheels, NBA Playgrounds and Win an Xbox One Game

Welcome to episode 69 (we laughed at the episode number too) of the TrueAchievements Podcast. This week we talk about Forza Horizon 3 Hot Wheels, NBA Playgrounds, loads of ID Games and much more.

Posted 12 days ago by Dave Horobin, 0 comments

Gwent: The Witcher Card Game to End Closed Beta Registration

With the constant updates as well as a huge following, it's easy to forget Gwent: The Witcher Card Game was still in closed beta on Xbox One and PC. But it isn't for much longer, according to CD Projekt Red.

Posted 13 days ago by Kelly Packard, 4 comments

Mazing in X-Morph Defense

X-Morph Defense is an upcoming tower defense game with a twist: destruction. Combining tower defense with a twin-stick shooter and destructible environments, today's videos showcase a bit for both audiences.

Posted 13 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 0 comments

Forza Horizon 3 Updated on Windows 10

Players enjoying the Windows 10 aspect of the Play Anywhere racing title Forza Horizon 3 will be glad to hear of an update that went live alongside the new "Hot Wheels" DLC. You don't have to own the DLC to reap the benefits.

Posted 14 days ago by Kelly Packard, 2 comments

Screenshot Saturday May 6th: Dual Gear, The Church in the Darkness and More

Of the 15 titles that showed off images this week, a couple hadn't made appearances for a few months prior to the weekend.

Posted 15 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 4 comments

Hellpoint Funded for Consoles

Hellpoint, an action RPG with a dark atmosphere, has met its funding goal via Kickstarter. Explore the space station Irid Novo as it orbits a black hole after the aftermath of a post-cataclysmic event called "The Merge."

Posted 15 days ago by Roland Chansen, 9 comments

TA Competition: Gimme Five (Win 10)

We're giving you the chance to win one of five download codes for the popular Windows 10 trivia game, Gimme Five (Win 10).

Posted 15 days ago by Dave Horobin, 410 comments

Forza Horizon 3: Hot Wheels Live Stream and Code Giveaways

Tomorrow afternoon, we'll be streaming the three hours of the Hot Wheels expansion in Forza Horizon 3, and giving away multiple codes thanks to our good friends at Playground Games.

Posted 16 days ago by Dave Horobin, 33 comments

Building a Narrative in We Happy Few

Compulsion Games continues to provide updates, both big and small, of their progression with We Happy Few. A video discussing crafting a narrative and updates on new areas cap off the latest week.

Posted 18 days ago by Marc Caccamise, 3 comments

Halo Wars 2 Mid-Season Balance Patch Live

Patch notes addressing bugs and unit balance are available for the most recent update to Halo Wars 2. Patch is live May 5, 2017. See full patch notes inside.

Posted 18 days ago by Roland Chansen, 7 comments

New FREEdom Rewards for a Limited Time on Free to Play Games

As if living in a post-apocalyptic world wasn't rewarding enough, Microsoft chimes in and adds new FREEdom reward for playing Fallout Shelter, SMITE, Gems of War and Battle Islands: Commander

Posted 19 days ago by Claudio Barata, 51 comments

X-Morph: Defense Does Battle Over Britain and Egypt

Continuing their very steady stream of gameplay from X-Morph: Defense, EXOR Studios deliver another payload with two more videos showcasing more of the destructive shooting action to come in their upcoming title.

Posted 20 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 1 comment

Screenshot Saturday April 29th: Figment, Raging Justice and More

The latest #ScreenshotSaturday is over and a grand total of 16 developers and publishers showed off their latest titles in still images and gifs.

Posted 21 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 3 comments

Gears of War 4's May Update Detailed

Gears of War 4's May update is almost here. The update doesn't seem to change as much as others in the past, but it'll be bringing the usual two new maps and a quality of life upgrade for Windows 10 users.

Posted 23 days ago by Kelly Packard, 26 comments

Three Gameplay Videos Released for X-Morph: Defense

EXOR Studios have delivered another set of videos showcasing even more gameplay for the upcoming tower defense and twin-stick shooter title X-Morph: Defense.

Posted 25 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 1 comment

Weekend Headlines April 21st-23rd: Friday the 13th, The Surge and More

Accompanying the two announcements this week is a list of trailers, updates, release dates and other details that appeared over the weekend.

Posted 27 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 5 comments

Train Sim World: CSX Heavy Haul Trailer Leaves the Station

Dovetail Games has released a trailer to celebrate the launch of Train Sim World: CSX Heavy Haul to Steam. Billed as the "ultimate train simulation", the game promises to replicate the experience of driving a freight train.

Posted 27 days ago by Chewie, 15 comments

Forza Horizon 3's Hot Wheels Expansion Announced

Playground Games has today announced details of "Hot Wheels", Forza Horizon 3's second expansion pack which will be available on May 9th.

Posted 28 days ago by Dave Horobin, 111 comments

Screenshot Saturday April 22nd: Grabbles, Super Sky Arena, Anew and More

The usual number of developers and publishers showcased still images and gifs from their upcoming titles -- 16 of them to be exact. The difference is that we have a couple of notable absences from regular titles.

Posted 28 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

X-Morph: Defense Shows Off Its Dynamic Destruction

Nothing's stopping EXOR Studios from delivering their X-Morph: Defense gameplay videos to their fans eyes, just like nothing's stopping the Dark Matter bomber featured in their latest sample of gameplay.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 2 comments

Weekend Headlines April 14th-16th: Call of Duty DLC, MXGP3 Trailer and More

Accompanying the four announcements this week is a preview of the upcoming Call of Duty DLC, a look at weather conditions in MXGP3, as well as other trailers, screenshots, updates and release dates.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 2 comments

The Walking Dead - A New Frontier Episode 4 Dated

Telltale's third season of The Walking Dead, A New Frontier, is progressing right along as the fourth episode is prepared to launch next week. In "Thicker Than Water," inner conflicts within the group escalate as a herd moves in.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 16 comments

Screenshot Saturday April 15th: Cuphead, Lost Words, Deadbeat Heroes and More

Last weekend may well have been a four day weekend for many people, but that didn't stop 15 developers and publishers from posting still images, gifs and videos for #screenshotsaturday.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 6 comments

Voodoo Vince: Remastered Review

Over on Xbox in 2003, there was a little game called Voodoo Vince. Now on the Xbox One in 2017, there's a little game called Voodoo Vince: Remastered.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 15 comments

Xbox Insiders Update Rolling Out, Includes Arenas, Party Overlays and More

New features will be making their way to Xbox Insiders including Killer-Instinct tournaments, an option to enable a Party overlay, and improvements to the Looking for Group and Activity Feed features.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 34 comments

ID@Xbox Releases: Week Beginning April 17th, 2017

The eight titles include a hook-swinging pirate adventure, an FMV crime thriller, a remake of a 1989 classic and an original Xbox title, a city builder, a third person smash-‘em-up arena game, and more.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 10 comments

Halo Wars: Definitive Edition Dated for Standalone Purchase

When Halo Wars: Definitive Edition launched in December, it did so as an exclusive preorder bonus for purchasers of the Halo Wars 2 Ultimate Edition. It will finally be available as a standalone purchase later this week.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 15 comments

Another Trio of X-Morph: Defense Gameplay Videos

Another small wave of gameplay videos have released showcasing more content from X-Morph: Defense, the upcoming twin-stick shooter and tower-defense title from EXOR Studios.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 2 comments

We Happy Few Does Come With a Story

In the latest developer diary for We Happy Few, developer Compulsion Games shows us how the stories of the game are built into the many encounters players will come across once the full version of the title releases.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 6 comments

Everspace Update v0.7, The Last Major Update Before Full Release

Rockfish Game's Xbox Play Anywhere and ID@Xbox title Everspace is almost in its finished and finalised form. Update v0.7 has now gone live and will be the last major update ahead of the game's full release next month.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 3 comments

Creators Update Rolls Out to Windows 10

The Creators Update -- also known as the infamous Snap-removing update -- already rolled out to Xbox One users; now it's Windows 10's turn to receive an update of the same name. Beam streaming and more has arrived.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 13 comments