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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 14 hours ago by Dave Horobin, 100 comments

Assassin's Creed III, ilomilo, Shinobi and More Now Backward Compatible

Another 5 titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Assassin's Creed III, ilomilo, Shinobi, Matt Hazard: Blood Bath and Beyond and Shadow Assault Tenchu.

Posted 14 hours ago by Dave Horobin, 18 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: May 23rd, 2017

Discounts on Crackdown, Crackdown 2, State of Decay, Sniper: Ghost Warrior, Fable Anniversary, Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2, Enemy Front and more

Posted yesterday by Rich Stone, 31 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

Minecraft: Xbox One Edition and Multiplayer Free This Weekend on Xbox Live

From May 18th to the 21st, Microsoft is offering free online multiplayer for all Xbox Live players. Even more exciting is a limited time offer to unlock Minecraft: Xbox One Edition for free.

Posted 5 days ago by Dave Bricker, 38 comments

DONTNOD Entertainment Announces New Life Is Strange Game

DONTNOD Entertainment has finally answered the question that many Life is Strange fans have been asking for a while now. They have confirmed that there will be a new game.

Posted 6 days ago by Ethan Anderson, 57 comments

Three Steins;Gate Titles Are Now Backwards Compatible

Three Steins;Gate titles have today joined the ever expanding number of Xbox 360 titles that are now playable on the Xbox One via the Backwards Compatibility program.

Posted 6 days ago by Dave Horobin, 59 comments

Pro Evolution Soccer 2018 Teaser Trailer and Details Revealed

Konami are taking us on a visit to Camp Nou as they partner with FC Barcelona for the newest instalment of their long-running franchise

Posted 6 days ago by Alex Jones, 2 comments

Maybe It's a Lake After All

It's been seven years since Alan Wake arrived on Xbox 360. Its status as a cult classic is rarely questioned, but its sequel prospects now feel like a closed window. Maybe the lingering mystery left behind is a happy ending.

Posted 6 days ago by Mark Delaney, 71 comments

Cars 3: Driven to Win Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for Cars 3: Driven to Win. There are 21 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret

Posted 7 days ago by Rich Stone, 13 comments

Black Ops III Zombies Chronicles Lore Trailer, Gameplay and Double XP Week

Call of Duty: Black Ops III's fifth DLC is officially out on PS4. While this isn't something players on other platforms are particularly pleased about, it at least brings trailers, gameplay footage and an event for everyone else.

Posted 8 days ago by Kelly Packard, 10 comments

Lara Croft Temple of Osiris and LEGO Star Wars TCS Now Free with Games with Gold

Today marks the midway point for the month of May, and that means Xbox LIVE Gold members now have the chance to download two new games for free via May's Games with Gold.

Posted 8 days ago by Dave Horobin, 12 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: May 16th, 2017

Discounts on Grand Theft Auto IV, Gears of War, Call of Duty: Black Ops, Gears of War 2, Red Dead Redemption, Assassin's Creed II, Gears of War 3 and more

Posted 8 days ago by Rich Stone, 228 comments

Vote Now for June 2017's TA Playlist Game

June is nearing and that means so too is a new month of TA Playlist. We've curated another four games for the community to choose from. Which one of this eclectic foursome gets your vote for our third ever Playlist month?

Posted 9 days ago by Mark Delaney, 106 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

Xbox to Run Backwards Compatibility Super Sale Starting May 16th

You know how you always see those comments from Xbox users that say something like, "Microsoft should take all the backwards compatible titles and put them all on sale"? This is that sale.

Posted 12 days ago by Kelly Packard, 95 comments

Alan Wake to be Delisted on May 15th

The cult classic was recently featured as the inaugural TA Playlist game in April, but now there's a bit of bad news: thanks to licensing expirations the game will be pulled from sale.

Posted 12 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 98 comments

NBA 2K18 Dated, Special Editions Detailed

It's always a surefire bet that the latest installment of the NBA 2K series will be releasing every fall, but it's still nice to know when. The release date for the basketball title has been announced with three editions.

Posted 15 days ago by Kelly Packard, 23 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: May 9th, 2017

Discounts on Saints Row: The Third, Saints Row IV, Saints Row, Saints Row 2, Dungeon Defenders, Saints Row: Gat Out of Hell, Sanctum 2

Posted 15 days ago by Rich Stone, 49 comments

Harms Way, Bullet Soul, Band of Bugs and More Now Backward Compatible

Another 6 titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Harms Way, Hard Corps: Uprising, Band of Bugs, Bullet Soul (JP), Bullet Soul: Infinite Burst (JP) and Bullet Soul.

Posted 20 days ago by Dave Horobin, 70 comments

Geometry Wars: Retro Evolved² and Geometry Wars³: Dimensions Now Backward Compatible

Two new titles have today joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Geometry Wars: Retro Evolved² and Geometry Wars³: Dimensions.

Posted 22 days ago by Dave Horobin, 38 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: May 2nd, 2017

Discounts on Star Wars: The Force Unleashed, Dead Rising 2, Dead Rising, Dead Rising 2: Case Zero, Prototype, LEGO Star Wars: The Complete Saga, Super Street Fighter IV and more

Posted 22 days ago by Rich Stone, 44 comments

World of Tanks' Co-Op Assault Update Comes to Consoles

World of Tanks, one of the most popular free-to-play games on the Xbox One and Xbox 360, is receiving its latest patch in the form of Update 3.7: Co-Op Assault. There are more achievements and they look time-consuming.

Posted 22 days ago by Kelly Packard, 70 comments

TA Playlist for May 2017 Has Begun

Our first month of TA Playlist was a bigger hit than we expected, so we hope the event continues to grow and bring together more players across the site we all call home. Come play Darksiders with us this month!

Posted 23 days ago by Mark Delaney, 35 comments

Top Five Backwards Compatibility Wishlist - Part Two

Almost two years ago we made our wishlist of games we wanted to see on the then forthcoming backwards compatibility feature. Now they've almost all joined the program. That means it's time for round two!

Posted 26 days ago by Mark Delaney, 170 comments

Dead Space 3, Dead Space 2 and More Now Backward Compatible

Another 5 titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Dead Space 2, Cabela's Alaskan Adventures, Cabela's Survival: Shadows of Katmai, and more.

Posted 27 days ago by Dave Horobin, 93 comments

Server Maintenance Scheduled for Xbox 360 and Xbox One Backwards Compatibility

Microsoft has announced server maintenance for April 27th, of which anyone planning to use their Xbox 360 or a backwards compatible game should take note.

Posted 28 days ago by Kelly Packard, 61 comments

Minecraft Patch Fixes "Glide" Issues As New DLC Hits The Store

A month ago, the latest minigame "Glide" was added to console editions of Minecraft. Alongside the release of a new DLC map pack for the minigame, a new patch irons out a few wrinkles.

Posted 29 days ago by Sam Quirke, 12 comments

TimeShift, Assault Heroes 2 and More Now Backwards Compatible

Another 3 titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backwards Compatibility program, including TimeShift, Assault Heroes 2 and Commanders: Attack of the Genos.

Posted 29 days ago by Dave Horobin, 44 comments

TA Playlist Podcast Episode 1 - Alan Wake, April 2017 Now Available

Our inaugural month of TA Playlist is coming to a close, and that means our debut episode of the TA Playlist Podcast is here. Join us in unraveling the mystery of Remedy's 2010 thriller, Alan Wake. And don't forget to subscribe!

Posted 29 days ago by Mark Delaney, 23 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: April 25th, 2017

Discounts on Transformers: War For Cybertron, Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD, Transformers: Fall of Cybertron, Transformers: Dark of the Moon, Faery: Legends of Avalon, Farming Simulator, Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark and more

Posted 29 days ago by Rich Stone, 34 comments

May 2017's TA Playlist Game Announced; Subscribe to the TA Playlist Podcast

With our first month winding to a close and the debut episode of the TA Playlist podcast soon to be recorded, it's time to start looking ahead to May's community game. Hint: If you diligently track GWG, you already own this one.

Posted 1 month ago by Mark Delaney, 65 comments

May's Games with Gold Titles Announced

It's that time to find out what your next offering of free titles will be for May as Major Nelson has announced next month's lineup of Games with Gold titles.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 140 comments

Contra and More Now Backward Compatible

Another 5 titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Contra, 3D Ultra Minigolf Adventures, Golf: Tee It Up!, Gin Rummy and RoboBlitz.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 58 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: April 18th, 2017

Discounts on Darksiders II, Stuntman: Ignition, The Outfit, Divinity II: The Dragon Knight Saga, MX vs. ATV Supercross, Thunder Wolves, The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 and more

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 52 comments

Vote Now for May 2017's TA Playlist Game

As our inaugural month reaches its midway point, the 15th of the month also signals a new poll looking ahead to next month's TA Playlist game. Which of this month's four will earn your support for May 2017? Vote now!

Posted 1 month ago by Mark Delaney, 117 comments

TA Podcast: Yooka-Laylee, LEGO CITY Undercover, ID Games and More

Welcome to episode 65 of the TrueAchievements Podcast! With a shorter week due to the long Easter weekend, it's been an especially busy week.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 0 comments

Dance Central 3 Date-Specific Achievement Reminder

It's everybody's favorite 2012 Kinect dancing title -- Dance Central 3! In the month of April there are two different opportunities to earn a time-specific achievement earned for dancing with a character on their birthday.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 0 comments

Call of Duty: Black Ops II Now Backward Compatible

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

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 108 comments

[Update] Gears of War 2's Photojournalist Achievement Obtainable Again

Users were finally able to gain some real traction earlier this year via Twitter with PezRadar, or Adam Fletcher, Communications Director at The Coalition. By all accounts, the Photojournalist achievement is now fixed.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 72 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: April 11th, 2017

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 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 95 comments

Xbox Spring Sale Announced for April 11th-17th

Another season brings another sale to the Xbox store. The Spring Sale will be returning from April 11th-17th. The sale is being advertised as offering up to 67% off with Xbox Live Gold members eligible to save up to another 10%.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 96 comments

Cars 3: Driven to Win Announced

Cars 3: Driven to Win has been announced, a video game accompanying Disney Pixar's upcoming film Cars 3. It's being described as a "world-class competitive racing game" featuring more than 20 characters from the film.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 14 comments

FIFA 17, Dragon Age Origins & Medal of Honor: Airborne Coming Soon to EA Access

EA has announced they are soon to add more titles to the EA Access Vault on Xbox One. Players can expect the latest soccer installment this month with FIFA 17 and two backwards compatible games to follow.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 21 comments

Various FIFA Titles Will Have Their Online Services Shut Down

Various FIFA titles will see their online services shut down as Electronic Arts have decided to pull the plug on services for FIFA 12, FIFA 13, and FIFA 15 Ultimate Team (WP).

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 42 comments

Sid Meier's Civilization Revolution and More Now Backwards Compatible

Three more titles have today joined the ever expanding number of Xbox 360 titles that are now playable on the Xbox One via the Xbox Backward Compatibility program.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 50 comments

Winners: Alan Wake

Our contest to win one of three download codes for Alan Wake is now for four codes, and it is now time to find out who our lucky winners are.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 22 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: April 4th, 2017

Discounts on Sid Meier's Civilization Revolution, Deadpool, Conan, Destroy All Humans! Path of the Furon, ArcaniA: Gothic 4, de Blob 2, Worms: Revolution and more

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 47 comments

Pro Evolution Soccer 2016 Server Shutdown Scheduled for August

As recent players of the game Pro Evolution Soccer 2016 are already aware, Konami has scheduled a server shutdown for the soccer title in August. Another round of PES servers bite the dust.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 32 comments

Ryse: Son of Rome and Darksiders Now Free With Games with Gold

The start of April means that Xbox LIVE Gold members can now download two new games for free thanks to Games with Gold.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 41 comments