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TA Podcast: Dead Rising 4, Energy Cycle, Wand Wars, and Her Majesty's SPIFFING

We've gone ID@Xbox mad this week. Partly due to the fact that Dead Rising 4 was the only big release from the past week, but also due to our new regular Twitch streams of ID@Xbox games.

Posted 11 hours ago by Dave Horobin, 9 comments

Shadowrun, Space Ark and Shotest Shogi Join Backwards Compatibility Today

There's plenty of potential for alliteration with today's backwards compatible titles all beginning with the same letter, that being S. Shooter Shadowrun joins Shotest Shogi and Space Ark as playable on Xbox One today.

Posted 2 days ago by Andy Mills, 43 comments

Dance Central 3 Achievement Reminder

Got an Xbox 360? Got a Kinect? Got Dance Central 3? Don't have the Go Shorty achievement? Great then, because there are three December opportunities approaching to knock this one out.

Posted 2 days ago by Kelly Packard, 0 comments

Batman - The Telltale Series Finale Arrives Next Week

The fifth and final episode of BATMAN – The Telltale Series titled Episode 5: City of Light will be available to download on all platforms next Tuesday, December 13th.

Posted 3 days ago by Dave Horobin, 13 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: December 6th, 2016

Like last week (apart from that unexpected Game Award sale) things are a quieter affair on this week's Deals with Gold. We get a handful of smaller titles on each console, along with discounts on The Wolf Among Us.

Posted 4 days ago by Chewie, 64 comments

Weekend Conversation: Like That Game? Watch This Movie!

Games are great, but sometimes the interactivity of them may not be what we're looking for. If you're scrolling the dozens of apps on Xbox looking for a movie in place of a game, we recommend you start here.

Posted 8 days ago by Mark Delaney, 26 comments

TA Podcast: ID@Xbox Link-Up, Overcooked and Watch_Dogs 2

The rush of games has finally slowed down, which meant that nobody started any new games this week -- well, not that we can talk about, unfortunately.

Posted 8 days ago by Dave Horobin, 7 comments

The Walking Dead: A New Frontier Will Have A Two Episode Premiere

A new trailer for The Walking Dead: A New Frontier highlights Javier and the tragedy that strikes his family as the zombie apocalypse beings. The first two episodes of the third season will premiere on December 20th.

Posted 8 days ago by Marc Caccamise, 23 comments

Injustice: Gods Among Us and Haunted House Join Backwards Compatibility Today

Two more titles will soon be playable on Xbox One as they are added to the ever-growing list of backwards compatible titles. Joining the four from earlier in the week are Injustice: Gods Among Us and Haunted House.

Posted 9 days ago by Andy Mills, 24 comments

Memories Off: Yubikiri no Kioku Achievement Reminder

As the 1st of December approaches, so does Shina's birthday in Memories Off: Yubikiri no Kioku. On that day, unlock an achievement worth a whopping three points just for loading up the game.

Posted 10 days ago by Kelly Packard, 3 comments

Oblivion, MoH: Airborne, Trine 2 and Astropop Are Now Backward Compatible

Oblivion, Medal of Honor: Airbourne, Trine 2 and Astropop have today been added to the growing number of Xbox 360 titles now playable on the Xbox One via backwards compatibility.

Posted 11 days ago by Dave Horobin, 87 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: November 29th, 2016

In the wake of last week's massive lists of multiple sales, things calm right down this week as we get just a handle of discounts on each console. The One gets a mix of indie titles, whilst the 360 gets Worms themed offers

Posted 11 days ago by Chewie, 38 comments

Xbox One - Three Years Later

The Xbox One is three years old this week. What's your opinion of the console so far into its lifespan? And how much more life will it span exactly? These questions and more are discussed at length in this weekend's discussion.

Posted 15 days ago by Mark Delaney, 155 comments

XBL Black Friday Weekend 2016 Sales

An extra list of discounts throughout the Black Friday weekend to add to the massive lists of week-long offers

Posted 14 days ago by Chewie, 96 comments

Pro Evolution Soccer 2017: Trial Edition and Data Pack 2.0 Trailers and Screens

A Free-to-Play version and major update have been released for Pro Evolution Soccer 2017, bringing new stadia and strips and a variety of visual improvements to the popular sports game.

Posted 15 days ago by Luc1d, 6 comments

TA Podcast: Watch_Dogs 2, Assassin's Creed The Ezio Collection and Bioshock 2

or the first time in a few weeks, none of us have jumped into any new games this past week. Instead Rich and I have been getting some monies worth out of our recent purchases, while Jack has been playing lots of Bioshock 2.

Posted 15 days ago by Dave Horobin, 7 comments

Upcoming Double XP Day in Battlefield 4 and Battlefield Hardline

While they're not yet tossing out the double XP in Battlefield 1, DICE is hosting a double XP day this Friday for players who are still indulging in the series' prior games.

Posted 16 days ago by Kelly Packard, 11 comments

A Sneak Peek at Minecraft's Holiday Console Update

Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition players didn't know what they were getting themselves into when the sandbox game launched. 40 updates and more than four years later, it's still receiving updates. Next up is the Holiday Update.

Posted 16 days ago by Kelly Packard, 50 comments

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided's Soundtrack To Be Released Soon

Those that enjoy good video game music may want to pay attention as the soundtracks for both Deus Ex: Human Revolution and Deus Ex: Mankind Divided are set to release in a few different forms.

Posted 16 days ago by Andy Mills, 2 comments

TA Top Five: Gaming Things We're Thankful For

Just in time for Thanksgiving, we've compiled a list of things for which we are immensely thankful when it comes to our favorite hobby. Like mashed potatoes, there's plenty of thanks to be given, so come share yours too!

Posted 17 days ago by Mark Delaney, 78 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: November 22nd, 2016

This week's Deals with Gold give us discounts on a random mix of smaller titles, including a couple of rarely discounted XBLA games. These deals are in addition to the massive list of Black Friday offers.

Posted 18 days ago by Chewie, 38 comments

Telltale's Third Season of The Walking Dead Arrives in December

Telltale Games has announced that the third season of their The Walking Dead series, subtitled A New Frontier, will premiere this December.

Posted 18 days ago by Marc Caccamise, 71 comments

Burnout Paradise, Rayman Legends and Pure Join Backwards Compatibility Today

Well isn't that convenient. Burnout Paradise was just announced as a December Games With Gold title, and not moments later Major Nelson has tweeted that it will be joining backwards compatibility with two other titles.

Posted 18 days ago by Kelly Packard, 34 comments

December's Games With Gold Announced

Next month's lineup has everything: two games that start with "Out," a horror title that half of us probably bought in the Halloween sale, and one hotly-requested backwards compatibility title. Meet December's Games With Gold.

Posted 18 days ago by Kelly Packard, 186 comments

UPDATED: XBL Black Friday 2016 Xbox 360 Sales

Part Two of this year's Black Friday sales, featuring all the many games & DLC offered for Xbox 360. These discounts are only available to Gold members until Tuesday 22nd, when they will be opened up to everyone.

Posted 21 days ago by Chewie, 62 comments

Weekend Conversation: Halo's Legacy - What Does It Mean To You?

Like Xbox, its most famous 2001 launch title, Halo, is also celebrating a decade and a half of influence and memories. Come drop in to this weekend's chat regarding the brand's flagship hero and franchise.

Posted 22 days ago by Mark Delaney, 53 comments

TA Podcast: Watch_Dogs 2, Assassin's Creed The Ezio Collection and More

It's another week of big releases, and we've once again forsaken our completion percentages to bring you our early thoughts on Watch_Dogs 2 and Assassin's Creed The Ezio Collection.

Posted 22 days ago by Dave Horobin, 12 comments

Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds to Receive Two New DLC

Well, that's something you don't hear every day. Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds, an XBLA title from 2013, has been confirmed to be receiving two new DLC worldwide.

Posted 22 days ago by Kelly Packard, 28 comments

Military Madness: Nectaris and Omega Five Now Backwards Compatible

If there's one obscure thing with which to credit Xbox's backwards compatibility program, it's reminding us of old Xbox Live Arcade titles most of us have probably forgotten about, like Military Madness: Nectaris and Omega Five.

Posted 23 days ago by Kelly Packard, 17 comments

Batman - The Telltale Series Episode 4 Batsignaled For Next Tuesday

Batman's first season with Telltale has been keeping up with its promise of releasing all five episodes in 2016. The penultimate episode will be no different, as it's due out in just a few days time.

Posted 23 days ago by Mark Delaney, 11 comments

Murdered: Soul Suspect and Far Cry 3 Blood Dragon Now Free With Games 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 24 days ago by Dave Horobin, 31 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: November 15th, 2016

This week's Deals with Gold give us discounts across multiple Forza bundles, including some for everyone. We also get offers on a range of other mostly smaller titles on both consoles.

Posted 25 days ago by Chewie, 69 comments

Xbox Previews This Year's Black Friday Sale

For those of us who don't enjoy the rush of Black Friday at brick-and-mortar stores — camping outside, standing in line for three hours, the possibility of being swept away by a stampede of shoppers — we look to digital deals.

Posted 26 days ago by Kelly Packard, 94 comments

Retail Releases: Week Of November 14th, 2016

Assassin's Creed: The Ezio Collection, Metal Gear Solid V: Definitive Experience, Hasbro Family Fun Pack Conquest Edition, Moto Racer 4, Star Wars Battlefront Ultimate Edition, Watch_Dogs 2, Yesterday Origins, and more.

Posted 26 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 31 comments

Halo 15th Anniversary Teaser

Tuesday, November 15th will be the 15th anniversary of the prolific Halo franchise, a series that holds a special place in the hearts of many now twenty-and-thirty-somethings worldwide. What will it bring?

Posted 26 days ago by Kelly Packard, 58 comments

TGN Debate: How to Improve Achievements

Josh and Renn return in the latest TGN Debate. Normally they simply can't agree on anything, but it turns out improving achievements is something we can all agree with!

Posted 28 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 132 comments

TA Top 5: Games That Failed to Launch a Series

They began with so much hope. Huge ad campaigns. Lots of E3 awards. Massive numbers of preorders. They were poised for greatness, but ultimately never established the series they were destined for.

Posted 28 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 111 comments

XBL Content Roundup: November 11th, 2016

It's a quiet week this week as we wind down towards the holiday season. Of course, Dishonored 2 makes the headlines this week, while two games finally make it to Europe from North America.

Posted 28 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 10 comments

TA Podcast: Infinite Warfare, Modern Warfare Remastered, Steep and Titanfall 2

The big releases keep on coming, and like magpies attracted to the next shiny thing it sees we continue to fill our Gamercards with more games that we possibly have time for.

Posted 29 days ago by Dave Horobin, 8 comments

Dance Central 3 Date-Specific Achievement Reminder

We will put out reminders until 100% of Dance Central 3 players unlock this! That's right, three more opportunities are approaching to get the date-specific Go Shorty achievement for dancing with a character on their birthday.

Posted 29 days ago by Kelly Packard, 7 comments

Skate 3 and Scarygirl Heading To Backwards Compatibility Today

After a large backwards compatibility announcement was teased, Skate 3 -- one of the most requested titles for the service -- will soon be playable on Xbox One. Alongside it is Scarygirl, also revealed at the same time.

Posted 30 days ago by Andy Mills, 42 comments

Creating Catwoman in BATMAN – The Telltale Series

A new video has been released for Telltale Game's point and click adventure title, BATMAN – The Telltale Series that sees Shanon Ingles and Laura Bailey discuss the creative process behind bringing Catwoman to life in the game.

Posted 30 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 0 comments

The Necromancer Returns in Diablo III: Reaper of Souls

A heralded master of the Dark Arts who possesses the ability to rise up undead armies from the grave is a staple in any fantasy world, such as the one in Blizzard's Diablo. The Necromancer makes his return in Diablo III via DLC.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 41 comments

Two More Games Added to Backwards Compatibility

A squad-based FPS and a Saturn cult classic are now available as BC titles for Xbox One. This makes four new titles so far this week with potentially more to come.

Posted 1 month ago by Kevin Tavore, 23 comments

XBL Sale Roundup: November 8th, 2016

This week on Deals with Gold we get a fairly random mixed bag of deals, including a few Capcom titles, some indie deals and a handful of 360 offers. Baila Latino is also offered for everyone.

Posted 1 month ago by Chewie, 46 comments

Mass Effect 2 and 3 Are Now Backwards Compatible

Major Nelson gives Mass Effect fans who want to celebrate N7 Day with some added nostalgia another reason to celebrate. He announced that Mass Effect 2 and 3 are both being added to backwards compatibility.

Posted 1 month ago by Gabriel Kreulen, 110 comments

XBL Content Roundup: November 4th, 2016

In the previous two weeks, several big-title games have been released. There's Titanfall 2, Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, and The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 10 comments

TA Podcast: Titanfall 2, Battlefield 1, Gears of War 4, Watch_Dogs 2 and More

With Battlefield 1, Titanfall 2 and Gears of War 4 releasing over the past few weeks, and Infinite Warfare and Modern Warfare Remastered arriving today, this week's podcast is a "super shooter special".

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 3 comments

Backwards Compatibility Is One Year Old - Has It Been A Success?

Next week the Xbox One's Backwards Compatibility Program has its first birthday party. What have been your highlights and what other games are you hoping to see come to the program?

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 162 comments

Updated Version of Bastion Comes to Xbox One; Free for Owners of the 360 Version

Whether it be to choose the ending you didn't the first time, unwind to the addictive soundtrack after a long day, or just to listen to that smooth, sweet narration, there are plenty of justified reasons for replaying Bastion.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 90 comments