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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 2 hours ago by Mark Delaney, 8 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 3 hours ago by Kelly Packard, 1 comment

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 4 hours ago by Ben Terrett, 1 comment

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 3 days ago by Rich Stone, 40 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 4 days ago by Kelly Packard, 38 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 7 days ago by Dave Horobin, 1 comment

Vote Now for July 2017's TA Playlist Game

We've been thinking of doing some themed months for TA Playlist for a while now. We have several in the pipeline, but July calls for our first ever themed Playlist event. Come choose one of four games from series shown at E3!

Posted 7 days ago by Mark Delaney, 127 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 7 days ago by Will Cruz, 19 comments

Watch_Dogs and Dragon Age: Origins Now Free with Games with Gold

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

Posted 7 days ago by Dave Horobin, 64 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 9 days ago by Andy Mills, 23 comments

Pro Evolution Soccer 2018 Shows Us Its E3 Trailer and a Special Guest Star

For this year's installment, Konami offers us not only the opportunity to pick from football legends both past and present, but the ability to pick the world's fastest man in our starting XI.

Posted 9 days ago by Alex Jones, 0 comments

Just Dance 2018 Shows Off New Screenshots and Videos

The major dance event of the year, Just Dance 2018, for both Xbox One and 360 -- and every other console of the past twelve years, just announced a whole bunch of screenshots and videos. Get off your seat and dance.

Posted 9 days ago by Dave Bricker, 3 comments

FIFA 18: FUT ICONS Trailer

EA Games has shared a new trailer to show off some of the soccer greats coming to FIFA 18 in Ultimate Team ICONS later this year.

Posted 10 days ago by Luc1d, 3 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: June 13th, 2017

Discounts on Grand Theft Auto V, Forza Horizon 2, and NBA 2K17.

Posted 10 days ago by Rich Stone, 66 comments

Poker Smash Removed From Backwards Compatability, Possibly Delisted

It's normal for Xbox gamers to hear about titles being added to the backwards compatability program, but how about removed? Today Microsoft pulled the match-three puzzler and poker game hybrid Poker Smash.

Posted 10 days ago by Kelly Packard, 14 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 11 days ago by Kelly Packard, 8 comments

Minecraft Cross Play and 4K Update

It was just announced at Microsoft's E3 conference that Minecraft will become a cross play title. This means that gamers will be able to play with their friends across multiple platforms. A 4K Xbox One X update was also revealed.

Posted 12 days ago by Ethan Anderson, 12 comments

EA Access Free for Xbox Live Gold Members This Week

It's not the first time the publisher has done this, but for those looking for some free game trials -- and gamerscore -- you may like to know that EA Access will once again be free during E3 week. Go forth and play freebies!

Posted 13 days ago by Mark Delaney, 38 comments

FIFA 18 Announces the Return of The Journey

Alex Hunter returns to continue his footballing journey. He's lifted the F.A. Cup, now Europe's big teams are becoming very interested in acquiring his services.

Posted 13 days ago by Alex Jones, 3 comments

Huge Discounts on Gears of War 4, XCOM 2 and ID Bundles

The latest Xbox deals which include discounts on Gears of War 4, XCOM 2, Sam & Max Beyond Time and Space, Bridge Constructor, Uncanny Valley, The Sun and Moon and more.

Posted 14 days ago by Dave Horobin, 40 comments

Nike+ Kinect Training Online Services To Be Closed Down

The online services for Nike+ Kinect Training will be coming to an end next month as Microsoft and Nike have announced they will be shutting down the game's servers.

Posted 16 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 38 comments

FIFA 18 Announced

EA has announced FIFA 18 with a big focus on Cristiano Ronaldo in its new trailer as he's the cover athlete. The game will release on all platforms, including the Xbox 360. The pre-order bonuses were also revealed.

Posted 17 days ago by Claudio Barata, 17 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: June 6th, 2017

Discounts on Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, Assassin's Creed III, Call of Duty: Ghosts, Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, Call of Duty Classic

Posted 17 days ago by Rich Stone, 46 comments

NBA 2K18 Cover Athlete Revealed

As is customary for these games now, a new cover athlete is chosen every year. NBA 2K's Twitter account has just revealed the cover athlete for NBA 2K18's Standard Edition.

Posted 22 days ago by Ethan Anderson, 10 comments

Win a One Year Subscription to Xbox Game Pass and One Year of TA Pro

Xbox Game Pass is now available to everyone and we're giving you the chance to win a 12-month subscription, along with 12-months of TA Pro to assist with unlocking as many achievements as possible.

Posted 22 days ago by Dave Horobin, 184 comments

Speedrunners and Assassin's Creed III Now Free with Games with Gold

Today marks the start of June, 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 22 days ago by Dave Horobin, 22 comments

Minecraft Content Update 53 Detailed

Content update 53 for Minecraft gives new options and some bug fixes to console editions. The changes include a new mash up pack, skins, changes to the glide game and a number of new functional and decorative items.

Posted 23 days ago by Michael Harvey, 12 comments

TA Playlist Episode 2 - Darksiders Now Available

The second month of TA Playlist has just about come to a close. Before we shift gears to Sunset Overdrive, it's time to conclude our month of discussion on the second ever community chosen game, Darksiders.

Posted 24 days ago by Mark Delaney, 11 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: May 30th, 2017

Discounts on The Walking Dead, Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Conviction, Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter, Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Future Soldier, Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter 2

Posted 24 days ago by Rich Stone, 60 comments

TA Podcast: Injustice 2, Xbox Game Pass, RDR 2 Delayed and Win a Game Code

Welcome to episode 71 of the TrueAchievements podcast. With Rich out of the office, this week's show sees the long awaited return of Ash and a debut appearance from Will.

Posted 28 days ago by Dave Horobin, 2 comments

New Gameplay Trailer for Cars 3: Driven to Win Details Game Modes

New game modes including stunt showcase and takedown are included. We also have some new screenshots and a trailer showing off multiplayer.

Posted 28 days ago by Jack Palmer, 6 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 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 123 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 1 month 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 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 41 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 88 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 231 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 1 month ago by Kevin Tavore, 109 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 1 month 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 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 49 comments