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TA Podcast: Andromeda, Wildlands, KONA, Rocket League and ID@Xbox

Welcome to episode 62 of the TrueAchievements podcast! Unfortunately, Rich was away at the time of recording, so Jack and I soldiered on regardless and invited Mark to discuss this week's news and new game releases.

Posted 3 days ago by Dave Horobin, 4 comments

AC: Revelations, Darksiders and Darksiders II Are Now Backward Compatible

Another 3 titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Assassin's Creed: Revelations, Darksiders and Darksiders II.

Posted 4 days ago by Dave Horobin, 33 comments

April's Games With Gold Announced

With just over a week left of March, we've learned what the April's Games With Gold are. Next month you'll be able to play as a Roman warrior, one of the four horseman, one of gaming's best children and everyone's fave assassin.

Posted 4 days ago by Andy Mills, 167 comments

Stacking and More Now Backward Compatible

Another 3 titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Stacking, Daytona USA and Tower Bloxx Deluxe.

Posted 6 days ago by Dave Horobin, 39 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: March 21st, 2017

Discounts on Resident Evil 5, Resident Evil 6, Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City, Resident Evil 4 HD, Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions, Puzzle Quest: Challenge of the Warlords, Rayman Legends and more

Posted 6 days ago by Rich Stone, 31 comments

Second Take: Mass Effect 3

Red. Blue. Green. Three choices that defined a series that stood among the best of the generation. Public perception would call it one of the greatest failures in storytelling ever to grace gaming. I'd call it one of the best.

Posted 9 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 99 comments

Street Fighter IV and More Now Backward Compatible

Another 4 titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Street Fighter IV, Luxor 2, Poker Smash and Madballs in… Babo: Invasion.

Posted 11 days ago by Dave Horobin, 64 comments

Don't Forget to Visit The Calendar Man Tomorrow In Batman Arkham City

With tomorrow being Saint Patrick's Day, this presents an opportunity to make progress towards a specific date-sensitive achievement in the three versions of Batman: Arkham City.

Posted 11 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 3 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: March 14th, 2017

Discounts on Gears of War 2, Gears of War 3, Assassin's Creed, Assassin's Creed III, Far Cry 3, Gears of War: Judgment, Far Cry 2 and more

Posted 13 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 37 comments

Weekend Headlines March 3-5th Part 1: Announcements, Updates and Release Dates

Now that GDC17 is over, it's time for developers and publishers to prepare for PAX East that's taking place over this weekend. The result is another deluge of weekend news.

Posted 17 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 14 comments

Dance Central 3 Achievement Reminder

As long as games have timed achievements, we will continue to remind you about them. In case you missed the dozens of other reminders about Dance Central 3, there is an opportunity to receive a timed achievement.

Posted 19 days ago by Kelly Packard, 0 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: March 7th, 2017

Discounts on Call of Duty: Black Ops II, Bionic Commando, Lost Planet 2, The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings, Mega Man 9 and 10, The Escapists and more

Posted 20 days ago by Rich Stone, 23 comments

Xbox Goes to GDC

Microsoft views San Francisco's Game Developers Conference as an important part of their calendar year -- they reveal a lot of new and upcoming features for the Xbox One and Windows 10.

Posted 23 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 32 comments

In Case You Missed It: Toy Story 3

2010's Toy Story 3 is a reminder that not all movie tie-ins are best left to the bargain bin. If you missed Toy Story 3 before, there's a whole toy box worth of reasons to give a try. Strap on your cowboy boots and saddle up.

Posted 24 days ago by Mark Delaney, 54 comments

Dead Rising 2: Case Zero and More Now Backward Compatible

Another 6 titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Dead Rising 2: Case Zero, Dead Rising 2: Case West, Cars 2, Meet the Robinsons, Dead Rising 2: Case Zero (JP) and Dead Rising 2: Case West (JP).

Posted 25 days ago by Dave Horobin, 67 comments

Layers of Fear and Borderlands 2 Now Free with Games with Gold

The first of a new month marks a chance for Xbox LIVE Gold members to boost their backlog as two new games are now available to download for free via Games with Gold.

Posted 26 days ago by Dave Horobin, 35 comments

Dance Central and Rock Band Track to Be Delisted

It's never good news when content has to be removed from the Marketplace, but it's nice when developers at least give advance notice. The Dance Central games, Rock Band 3 and Rock Band 4 are all having one track removed.

Posted 26 days ago by Kelly Packard, 12 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: February 28th, 2017

Grand Theft Auto IV, Red Dead Redemption, FIFA 17, Madden NFL 17, Alien Breed, Battlefield: Bad Company 2, Bully: Scholarship Edition, Dragon Age: Origins, and more

Posted 27 days ago by Rich Stone, 37 comments

TA Podcast: For Honor, ReCore, ID@Xbox Games Round-up and Win a Game Code

It's been another busy week here at TA Towers, so we've enlisted the help of our Editorial Manager, Mark, to help us go through all of this week's games, news and listener questions.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 5 comments

Xbox Store Integration Version 2.0 - Even More Functionality Is Here!

Now no need to register to get Price Alerts, free content lists, additional filters and information, and revamped sales stories!

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 92 comments

Welcome to the Future

Video games return to the science fiction genre perhaps more often than any other. But look around, some of our favorite stories are coming to fruition all around us. Science fiction is becoming science fact.

Posted 1 month ago by Mark Delaney, 45 comments

Borderlands 2, Assassin's Creed Rogue and More Now Backward Compatible

Borderlands 2, Assassin's Creed Rogue, Gyromancer, The King of Fighters 2002 Unlimited Match, Space invaders Infinity Gene and Moon Diver are now backwards compatible.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 88 comments

March Games With Gold Announced

It's just about that time again. With only six days — give or take, depending on where you are in the world — left in February, next month's Games With Gold lineup is right on schedule.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 159 comments

Full List of Free Xbox 360 Games

Full list of all free Xbox 360 Games, including estimated completion times and links to download them. Updated daily!

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 52 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: February 21st, 2017

Big discounts on Fallout 4, Call of Duty, King's Quest and Grand Theft Auto V. Plus a new Forza Motorsport bundle, and nine Xbox 360 titles including Deadpool and Blue Dragon

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 65 comments

TA Top Five: What Took So Long?

It's said that patience is a virtue and that good things come to those who wait, but in the gaming world who tried our patience the most and was it really a good thing that we ended up with?

Posted 1 month ago by Andrew Ogley, 72 comments

Free-to-Play Weekend in Rocket League & NBA 2K17, Multiplayer All-Access Details

Rocket League and NBA 2K17 treat gamers to a free-to-play weekend if you've not already checked these games out, and Xbox LIVE multiplayer is free to all for the weekend on both Xbox One and Xbox 360. [UPDATE]

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 30 comments

Projects CARS and Star Wars: The Force Unleashed Now Free With Game with Gold

The midway point of the month 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, 32 comments

RAGE Now Available Digitally for Xbox

Aside from the obvious benefit of being able to play last-gen games on the Xbox One, backwards compatibility has one other benefit — bringing digital editions to the Marketplace that were previously unavailable.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 48 comments

Batman: Arkham City Achievement Reminder for All Versions

Don't forget to pay The Calendar Man a visit in the different versions of Batman: Arkham City today. Doing so will make progress towards the Storyteller achievement.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 12 comments

Hitman: Absolution Is Now Backwards Compatible

Square Enix and IO Interactive's well-received Xbox 360 title Hitman: Absolution joins the very lengthy list of backwards compatible games.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 53 comments

Skate 3 Added to the EA Access Vault

As promised last month, EA has now added the well-received and popular skateboarding title Skate 3 to the EA Access Vault.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 16 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: February 14th, 2017

Battleborn, Borderlands, the Bioshock Collection and Deus Ex Mankind Divided get large discounts, in a new format for our sales stories

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 154 comments

World of Tanks Celebrates Its Anniversary With a Month of Tanking Treats

February 12th will mark the three year anniversary of World of Tanks' release on the Xbox 360. To celebrate, developer Wargaming.net has unleashed a tank-sized bag of treats for their dedicated gamers.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 22 comments

Leaving Well Enough Alone

Video games, like movies and sometimes books, are prone to sequels. Selling a known commodity is always a good head start when looking to make money, but often times these continuations make the overall story worse.

Posted 1 month ago by Mark Delaney, 81 comments

Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 Data Pack 3 Details, Available Now

Data Pack 3 released today in Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 and adds a host of new features including updates to player faces, additional legend players and top team players, and plenty more.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 2 comments

Grand Theft Auto IV Is Now Backwards Compatible

One of the greatest games of all time, Grand Theft Auto IV, is now playable on Xbox One! Will you be heading back into Liberty City with Niko Bellic?

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 153 comments

A Look At The Heroes of LEGO Dimension's LEGO Batman Movie Pack

After showing off the villains recently and ahead of the pack's release this upcoming Friday, we get a look at the heroes of "The LEGO Batman Movie Story Pack" who are set to take those villains down.

Posted 1 month ago by Andy Mills, 11 comments

LEGO Indiana Jones: The Original Adventures Now Backwards Compatible

Another LEGO game has made its way into the backwards compatibility program with today's addition of LEGO Indiana Jones: The Original Adventures. Now how about some Kung Fu Panda to make my combo pack relevant?

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 26 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: February 7th, 2017

Here are the latest Xbox Live sales for Xbox One and Xbox 360, including all games, bundles and DLC. Will you be buying anything this week?

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 141 comments

How Hard is Hard?

Plenty of gamers aren't in pursuit of a challenge when it comes to their gaming, but for those who are, where do they find that challenge? Is there a universal understanding of difficulty that spans across all games?

Posted 1 month ago by Marc Hollinshead, 189 comments

Wave 8 Expansions Previewed for LEGO Dimensions

LEGO Dimensions continues to churn out content into 2017. With "The LEGO Batman Movie Story Pack" releasing this Friday, it's time to start looking toward what Wave 8 will bring to the blocky game.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 18 comments

The Uncertain Fate of Social Gaming

The long, silent death of... okay let's not be overly dramatic here. Gaming is social and it always will be. But that doesn't mean everything is going well for the online side of gaming.

Posted 1 month ago by Kevin Tavore, 65 comments

GTA Online Double Rewards Event, Last Chance to Transfer Last-Gen Characters

Rockstar Games releases details on the currently live double GTA$ & RP event, in-game discounts and last-gen character transfers in Grand Theft Auto V's "GTA Online".

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 55 comments

LEGO Dimensions' LEGO Batman Movie Story Pack Introduces the Villains

"The LEGO Batman Movie Story Pack" is releasing in just over a week for LEGO Dimensions. Meet Poison Ivy and Clayface, two of the villains featured in the upcoming expansion.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 3 comments

Stuntman: Ignition, Mad Tracks and JUJU Now Backwards Compatible

The ever-growing pool of Xbox 360 games that can be played on Xbox One continues to expand with the addition of three more titles: Stuntman: Ignition, Mad Tracks and JUJU.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 26 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: January 31st, 2017

This week's Deals with Gold again brings us discounts on some smaller titles on the One, as well as AC Unity & Forza Horizon 2, whilst the 360 again gets rarely offered titles and DLC.

Posted 1 month ago by Chewie, 64 comments

TA Podcast: DiRT 4 Hands-on, For Honor Beta, I am Bread & Lots of ID@Xbox Games

It's been another busy week of gaming for the TrueAchievements podcast crew. We've streamed another five ID@Xbox games on Beam and Rich got hands-on time with an early build of DiRT 4.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 4 comments

WWE 2K17 Patched for Xbox 360

The Xbox 360 edition of WWE 2K17 has received a small patch. We only have 281 gamers on the site who have played this version, but surely they appreciate the patch nonetheless! It's available to download now.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 3 comments

Shadows Of The Damned And Rocket Knight Coming To Backwards Compatibility

A spooky coincidence ties today's two backwards compatible titles together, with both third-person shooter Shadows Of The Damned and XBLA 2.5D platformer Rocket Knight having links with Silent Hill.

Posted 1 month ago by Andy Mills, 23 comments