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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

Seven Additions Coming to Xbox Game Pass in August

Earlier this year Xbox stunned gamers with the addition of a subscription-based game rental service called Xbox Game Pass. Seven more titles are being added to the library in August.

Posted 2 days ago by Kelly Packard, 51 comments

Tomb Raider: Underworld Now Backward Compatible

Another title has joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program. Tomb Raider: Underworld is now available to play on the Xbox One.

Posted 2 days ago by Dave Horobin, 45 comments

EA Announces Several Server Shutdowns Coming in October

Server shutdowns aren't taken lightly by this community, so allow me to take the time and calmly remind you all to not shoot the messenger. EA has revealed several servers will be going offline later in 2017.

Posted 3 days ago by Mark Delaney, 112 comments

Minecraft for Xbox One and 360 Patch Details

4J Studios released details of Content Update 48 for the Minecraft Xbox One Edition and Title Update 56 patch for the Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition. The patch is rolling out now.

Posted 3 days ago by Dave Bricker, 16 comments

August's Games with Gold Titles Announced

With July ending in a few days time, it's time to find out what the next offering of free games will be in August's Games with Gold.

Posted 4 days ago by Dave Horobin, 137 comments

Red Faction: Armageddon, Raiden IV, and Gyruss Now Backward Compatible

Another 3 titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Red Faction: Armageddon, Raiden IV and Gyruss.

Posted 4 days ago by Dave Horobin, 35 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: July 25th, 2017

Discounts on Forza Horizon 2 Presents Fast & Furious, Sniper: Ghost Warrior, Dynasty Warriors 5 Empires, Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2, Dynasty Warriors 7, Dynasty Warriors 6 Empires, Dynasty Warriors 6 and more

Posted 4 days ago by Rich Stone, 30 comments

TA Playlist Game for August 2017 Announced

Just like the month, TA Playlist is due to change soon. Out with the Tolkien, in with the teens. Life is Strange has been voted as August 2017's community game. Click through to see how the votes turned out .

Posted 6 days ago by Mark Delaney, 73 comments

Ranking The Modern Telltale Games Library

Since 2012's debut of The Walking Dead, Telltale has honed their expertise to focus almost solely on episodic narrative-driven adventure games. With so many to choose from and three more announced, it's time to rank them.

Posted 6 days ago by Mark Delaney, 145 comments

Looking Back at E3 2017 and the Upcoming Games from Ubisoft

Ubisoft has a solid lineup incoming for gamers and they put their titles on show at this year's E3 event. Recap on some of the best highlights in this newly released video from the team.

Posted 7 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 29 comments

Multiplayer All Access Weekend Begins on Xbox One and Xbox 360

Regardless of whether or not you're an Xbox Live Gold member, there is a lot to do on Xbox this weekend. Microsoft has opened up Silver players' horizons even further thanks to a Multiplayer All Access Weekend.

Posted 8 days ago by Kelly Packard, 27 comments

Memories Off: Yubikiri no Kioku Achievement Reminder

July 19th is the chance to unlock an achievement from Memories Off: Yubikiri no Kioku (both the Japanese and HK/TW version). The achievement is for playing the game on July 19th, Chinatsu Amakawa’s birthday.

Posted 11 days ago by Dave Bricker, 4 comments

Costume Quest 2, Virtua Fighter 2 and Two More Titles Now Backwards Compatible

Another four titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Costume Quest 2, Virtua Fighter 2, Quantum Conundrum and Frontlines: Fuel of War.

Posted 11 days ago by Dave Horobin, 50 comments

Winner: 12 Months Xbox LIVE Gold Subscription

Our contest to win 12 months Xbox LIVE Gold subscription has come to an end, and it is now time to reveal the name of our lucky winner.

Posted 11 days ago by Dave Horobin, 36 comments

FIFA 14 Servers to be Shut Down in October

Despite millions of players enjoying sports titles every year, they're a ticking time bomb as far as discontinued achievements go. EA has announced FIFA 14 will be having its online services shut down come October.

Posted 11 days ago by Kelly Packard, 49 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: July 18th, 2017

Discounts on Prototype, Devil May Cry 4, Prototype 2, Blue Dragon, DmC: Devil May Cry, Asura's Wrath, Devil May Cry HD Collection

Posted 11 days ago by Rich Stone, 31 comments

Runbow and LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean Now Free with Games with Gold

Yesterday marked the midway point for July, and that means Xbox LIVE Gold members now have the chance to download two new games for free via July's Games with Gold.

Posted 12 days ago by Dave Horobin, 18 comments

Minecraft: Story Mode - Season Two Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for Minecraft: Story Mode - Season Two. There are 6 achievements worth a total of 200 Gamerscore, none of which are secret

Posted 14 days ago by Rich Stone, 11 comments

Vote Now for August 2017's TA Playlist Game

We're trying something new with August's Playlist poll: a "second chance" month where the previous four second place games return to duke it out for another shot at being the community game of the month. Vote now!

Posted 15 days ago by Mark Delaney, 131 comments

SUPER STREETFIGHTER IV ARCADE EDITION Now Backwards Compatible

Major Nelson has announced that SUPER STREETFIGHTER IV ARCADE EDITION has today joined the ever expanding number of Xbox 360 games that are now playable on the Xbox One.

Posted 16 days ago by Dave Horobin, 46 comments

TA Competition: 12 Months Xbox LIVE Gold Subscription

Today, we are giving you the chance to win a code for 12 months Xbox LIVE Gold subscription, which was kindly donated to us by community member Tony coconuts.

Posted 17 days ago by Dave Horobin, 3932 comments

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD Possibly to Be Delisted

A Steam announcement warns of the imminent delisting of the HD throwback to the earlier Tony Hawk games, Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD. While it wasn't explicitly stated to be for Xbox, heed this warning regardless.

Posted 17 days ago by Kelly Packard, 46 comments

Earth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon and F1 2014 Now Backward Compatible

Another 2 titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Earth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon and F1 2014.

Posted 18 days ago by Dave Horobin, 47 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: July 11th, 2017

Discounts on Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood, Sonic The Hedgehog 2, Sonic The Hedgehog (Arcade), Final Fantasy XIII-2, Sonic Generations, Sonic & SEGA All-Stars Racing, Sonic & Knuckles and more

Posted 18 days ago by Rich Stone, 57 comments

Top Five Longest Running Franchises

With backward compatibility bringing even older titles to the Xbox One, we decided to look at some of the oldest gaming franchises that have survived through to the current Xbox generation. Hop into our time machine!

Posted 20 days ago by Andrew Ogley, 77 comments

Achievement Reminder For Memories Off: Yubikiri No Kioku

For those who have a Japanese Xbox 360, this is a once a year opportunity to get an achievement on Memories Off: Yubikiri No Kioku. The achievement is for playing the game on July 8th.

Posted 21 days ago by Dave Bricker, 8 comments

TA Podcast: Micro Machines, Marvel Heroes Omega, PayDay 2 and Win a Game

Welcome to episode 78 of the TrueAchievements podcast. Rich is still away, so this week Jack and I were once again joined by the tag team double act of Will and Treezy.

Posted 22 days ago by Dave Horobin, 3 comments

Remaining Halo Games to Join Xbox One Backwards Compatibility With All DLC Free

Always the poster boy for anything Xbox, Master Chief has become one of the most recognizable faces -- er, helmets -- in video gaming. Even without a new Halo title, Microsoft still has big plans for him in 2017.

Posted 23 days ago by Kelly Packard, 136 comments

NBA 2K18 Canadian Cover Athlete Revealed

For the first time ever, 2K has revealed a Canadian cover in the NBA 2K series. The athlete who will be appearing on the Canadian cover of NBA 2K18 is DeMar DeRozan of the Toronto Raptors.

Posted 23 days ago by Ethan Anderson, 4 comments

Minecraft: Story Mode - Season 2 Official Trailer

Nearly a month ago, Minecraft: Story Mode - Season 2 was officially announced to the world. Today, fans get a sneak peak of what to expect with the new trailer.

Posted 23 days ago by Will Cruz, 23 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: July 4th, 2017

Discounts on Worms 2: Armageddon, Dragon Ball Z: Ultimate Tenkaichi, Dragon Ball Z Budokai HD Collection, Worms: Revolution, Worms: Ultimate Mayhem, Samurai Warriors 2, Warriors Orochi and more

Posted 25 days ago by Rich Stone, 36 comments

TA Playlist for July 2017, Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor, Has Begun

Don't look now but the year is already half over. Scary, I know. On the bright side that means June is finished and July is here -- and with a new month comes a new TA Playlist game. Come join us on our trip to Mordor!

Posted 28 days ago by Mark Delaney, 29 comments

TA Podcast: The Surge, Aven Colony, AereA, Injustice 2 and Win a Game

Welcome to episode 77 of the TrueAchievements podcast. Rich is away sunning himself on his holidays for the next couple of episodes, so we've once again enlisted the help of Will and Ash.

Posted 29 days ago by Dave Horobin, 3 comments

Another Set of Minecraft Updates Released

Mojang has not wasted any time in getting the issues fixed that were introduced a couple of days ago in Minecraft: Console Editions as Title Update 45 for the Xbox One, and Title Update 55 for the Xbox 360, have both gone live.

Posted 29 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 19 comments

Xbox 360 Ultimate Game Sale

Discounts on Grand Theft Auto IV, Gears of War, Call of Duty: Black Ops, Gears of War 2, Red Dead Redemption, Gears of War 3, Grand Theft Auto V and more

Posted 29 days ago by Rich Stone, 80 comments

Call of Duty: Ghosts Now Backward Compatible

Another title has joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program. Call of Duty: Ghosts is now available to play on the Xbox One.

Posted 30 days ago by Dave Horobin, 80 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

Minecraft Releases New Title Update for Console Editions

Seven new achievements on both the Xbox One and Xbox 360, bug fixes, parrots, new items, bouncy beds and a whole lot more are now available for the phenomenally successful series.

Posted 1 month ago by Alex Jones, 21 comments

Xbox Game Pass July Update Adds Dead Island, Resident Evil 6 and More

Xbox has today announced details of the first monthly update for Xbox Game Pass will go live on July 1st, adding more games for you to enjoy, along with 25% discount on Payday 2: Crimewave Edition DLC and add-ons.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 45 comments

Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood and Four More Titles Now Backward Compatible

Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood, Wolf of the Battlefield: Commando 3, Blazing Angels: Squadrons of WWII, Cyber Troopers Virtual-On Oratorio Tangram and Radiant Silvergun are now backwards compatible.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 80 comments

July's Games with Gold Titles Announced

With June ending in a few days time, it's time to find out what the next offering of free games will be in July's Games with Gold.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 209 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: June 27th, 2017

Discounts on Alien Breed Episode 1: Evolution, Alien Breed Episode 2: Assault, Alien Breed Episode 3: Descent, The Escapists, The Escapists, The Escapists, The Escapists

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 41 comments

Cars 3: Driven To Win Launch Trailer Released

With the game and movie out in the United States earlier this month, a launch trailer for Cars 3: Driven To Win has been released. Those of us not in the US will have to wait just a bit longer for both the game and movie.

Posted 1 month ago by Andy Mills, 0 comments

TA Playlist Game for July 2017 Announced

You have my sword -- And my bow -- And my axe -- And my achievement stack. The TA Playlist post-E3 poll for July 2017 has closed and the votes are in. Peek inside for some initial thoughts and a look at how the votes shook out.

Posted 1 month ago by Mark Delaney, 56 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

Teen Titans Go! Are Coming to LEGO Dimensions

Teen Titans Go! are on their way to LEGO Dimensions. To help us get excited, Warner Bros. have released a new trailer showing them in action.

Posted 1 month ago by Ben Terrett, 9 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: June 20th, 2017

Discounts on Dead Space 2, Dead Space 3, Transformers: Fall of Cybertron, Transformers: Dark of the Moon, Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark, Transformers: Devastation, Transformers: Devastation

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 41 comments

PSA: Scheduled Xbox 360 and Backwards Compatibility Server Maintenance

TrueAchievements here with a friendly PSA that the Xbox 360 servers (and therefore backwards compatibility games on Xbox One) will be affected by server maintenance between 8:00AM UTC and 10:00AM UTC.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 40 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