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Poll: Would You Use Windows Mixed Reality (AR and VR gaming) If It Came To Xbox?

It seems possible or perhaps even likely that eventually Microsoft will allow for mixed reality gaming on Xbox consoles. The question is, if or when that day comes, will you like up to play that way or avoid it entirely?

Posted 2 days ago by Mark Delaney, 116 comments

TA Podcast: Jump, Step, Step, Fable 4 Rumours, AC Origins and Win a Game Code

Welcome to episode 103 of the TrueAchievements podcast, where Rich, Jack and I discuss all of this week's hottest news, take a look at what we've been playing and answer your listener questions.

Posted 2 days ago by Dave Horobin, 12 comments

Magic: The Gathering - Duels of the Planeswalkers 2013 and More Now Backward Compatible

Another 3 titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Magic: The Gathering - Duels of the Planeswalkers 2013, Magic: The Gathering - Duels of the Planeswalkers and Magic 2014 - Duels of the Planeswalkers.

Posted 3 days ago by Dave Horobin, 33 comments

Buy a Three-Month Xbox Live Gold Subscription and Get Three Months Free

Another deal is available for those of you that are on the lookout for discounted Xbox Live Gold membership, with Microsoft now rewarding players who purchase a three-month subscription with an additional three months.

Posted 3 days ago by Dave Horobin, 79 comments

[UPDATE] Xbox Game Pass Adds Eight New Titles in February

Continuing their promise to add new titles to Xbox Game Pass on a regular basis, the month of February will see eight new titles added to the list of games that are available for players to try out.

Posted 4 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 67 comments

Far Cry 2, Sniper Elite V2 and Driver: San Francisco Now Backwards Compatible

Far Cry 2, Sniper Elite V2 and Driver: San Francisco are now available to play on the Xbox One via the Xbox Backward Compatibility program.

Posted 4 days ago by Dave Horobin, 79 comments

ZOMBI and Army of TWO Now Free with Games with Gold

The midway point of the month means that Xbox LIVE Gold members now have the chance to download two new games for free via January's Games with Gold.

Posted 5 days ago by Dave Horobin, 74 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: January 16th, 2018

Discounts on Red Dead Redemption, Far Cry 3 Blood Dragon, Far Cry Classic, Farming Simulator 15, Farming Simulator 15, Farming Simulator 15, Farming Simulator 15

Posted 5 days ago by Rich Stone, 35 comments

Save 50% on a Six-Month Xbox Live Gold Subscription (EU Only)

If you're on the lookout for cheap deals on Xbox Live Gold and live in Europe, Microsoft has just the thing for you, as a six-month Xbox Live subscription is currently available for a 50% discount at £12.49/€19.99.

Posted 6 days ago by Dave Horobin, 96 comments

Vote Now for February 2018's TA Playlist Game

February's TA Playlist poll is now live. In it you'll find gigantic mechs, superhero presidents, and warriors of both the road and Roman variety. Come vote for the next community game. The polls will be open for one week!

Posted 7 days ago by Mark Delaney, 106 comments

Van Helsing III and Tomb Raider: Underworld Now Free with Games with Gold

Happy New Year fellow achievement lovers! To start off 2018, Xbox LIVE Gold members now have the chance to download two new games for free via January's Games with Gold.

Posted 19 days ago by Dave Horobin, 56 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: January 2nd, 2018

Discounts on Forza Horizon 2, Forza Horizon 2, Forza Horizon 2, Forza Horizon 2, Forza Horizon 2, Forza Horizon 2, Forza Horizon 2

Posted 19 days ago by Rich Stone, 63 comments

Poll: Is Your All-Time Favorite Video Game Single Player, Multiplayer, or Both?

There's been much said about the "death" of single player games as of late. One tangentially related data point could be what we each view as our favorite video games of all-time. Let us know what drives your favorite game!

Posted 23 days ago by Mark Delaney, 338 comments

The Top Five Games With Gold Games in 2017

We've had a wonderful year and now it's time to celebrate those games that went just a little bit farther than the rest. It's time to decide which Games with Gold games really earned the gold medal.

Posted 23 days ago by Kevin Tavore, 78 comments

Our Most Popular Editorials of 2017

We hope you found yourself sitting down with a long read from our editorial writers over the course of 2017. Judging by the stats, many of you did. In case you missed some, here's a few of the year's most popular features.

Posted 25 days ago by Mark Delaney, 49 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: December 26th, 2017

Discounts on Mass Effect 2, Mass Effect 3, Enemy Front, Persona 4 Arena Ultimax, Monster Jam Battlegrounds, Abyss Odyssey, Orc Attack: Flatulent Rebellion

Posted 26 days ago by Rich Stone, 41 comments

Update: Delistings Likely for The Legend of Korra and Transformers Games

As players who keep a close eye on digital storefronts are well aware, the end and beginning of the year are prime times for licenses to expire. The end may be near for Transformers: Devastation and The Legend of Korra.

Posted 29 days ago by Kelly Packard, 102 comments

January 2018's Games with Gold Titles Announced

The Games with Gold offerings will continue full strength and kick off 2018 with a range of Xbox One and Xbox 360 titles available to check out for free. Download Van Helsing III, ZOMBI, Tomb Raider, and/or Army of TWO.

Posted 30 days ago by Ashley Woodcock, 233 comments

Xbox 360 Holiday Sale Roundup

Discounts on Grand Theft Auto IV, Gears of War, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, Call of Duty: Black Ops, Gears of War 2, Red Dead Redemption, Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare and more

Posted 30 days ago by Rich Stone, 60 comments

Saints Row Series' Sharing Services to Shut Down

With old games often comes the discontinuation of features and services. The Saints series is no different. Volition has announced the My Steelport function, which allowed players to share characters and screenshots, will close.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 158 comments

Battlefield: Bad Company Added to EA Access

Following its addition to the backward compatibility catalog four months ago, Xbox 360 game Battlefield: Bad Company has been added to the EA Access Vault. The game joins nearly every other Battlefield game.

Posted 1 month ago by Kelly Packard, 21 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: December 19th, 2017

Discounts on Super Street Fighter IV, Street Fighter IV, Transformers: War For Cybertron, Transformers: Fall of Cybertron, Transformers: Dark of the Moon, Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark, Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 49 comments

Nine Things I Learned from TA Playlist in 2017

Our first year of TA Playlist is coming to an end. What did we learn? From saying goodbye to a series cut short to cutting short a series that's gone on too long, here are a few lessons the event taught us over 2017.

Posted 1 month ago by Mark Delaney, 57 comments

Back to the Future and Marlow Briggs Now Free with Games with Gold

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

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 38 comments

TA Podcast: 12 Days of Christmas, PUBG and Win a Code for Hello Neighbor

Welcome to episode 99 of the TrueAchievements podcast, where this week we've all been hunting through our pile of shame to make more progress in the amazingly fun 12 Days of Christmas challenge.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 6 comments

[Update] Monopoly Streets Servers Shutdown

EA has announced that the servers for the game will shutdown on Friday, December 15th. If you're reading this, that's either today or it's about to be today. Time to build some houses.

Posted 1 month ago by Kevin Tavore, 122 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: December 12th, 2017

Discounts on Remember Me, Mega Man 9, Mega Man 10, Bound by Flame, Contrast, Divinity II: The Dragon Knight Saga, Mars: War Logs and more

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 38 comments

Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 Online Services to be Terminated Next Year

The online services for PES 2017 have been scheduled for termination next year and this will mean that several of the game's online achievements will become discontinued, as well as myClub coins and GP.

Posted 1 month ago by Ashley Woodcock, 16 comments

Dance Central 3 Achievement Reminder

Starting today there are three opportunities in December to unlock the Go Shorty achievement for 15G in Dance Central 3 by performing "In Da Club" with a character on their birthday.

Posted 1 month ago by Lucy Wood, 0 comments

World of Tanks War Stories Runaway Tiger Campaign Launches

Launched just over three months ago, the War Stories update adds new story campaigns to World of Tanks on both Xbox One and Xbox 360. Today, the fifth campaign, Runaway Tiger, has been released.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 5 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: December 5th, 2017

Discounts on Battlefield 3, Metro 2033, Super Street Fighter IV, Street Fighter IV, Dead Space 3, Metro: Last Light, Super Street Fighter II Turbo HD Remix and more

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 23 comments

Mass Effect 2 & 3 Now Available Digitally Outside of EA Access

Mass Effect 2 and Mass Effect 3 were already available to play on the Xbox One via the Xbox Backward Compatibility program although is now also available digitally.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 47 comments

Warhammer: End Times Vermintide and Child of Eden Now Free with Games with Gold

Today marks the start of December and that means Xbox LIVE Gold members now have the chance to download two new games for free via December's Games with Gold.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 33 comments

Sonic Adventure 2 and Earth Defense Force 2017 Now Backward Compatible

Another two titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Sonic Adventure 2 and Earth Defense Force 2017.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 53 comments

Peggle 2 and Marlow Briggs and the Mask of Death Now Backward Compatible

Another two titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Peggle 2 and Marlow Briggs and the Mask of Death.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 24 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: November 28th, 2017

Discounts on MX vs. ATV: Alive, Frontlines: Fuel of War, Conan, The Outfit, MX vs. ATV: Untamed, ArcaniA: Gothic 4, de Blob 2 and more

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 46 comments

Games With Gold Titles Announced for December 2017

There's over a week left of November, but that hasn't stopped Major Nelson from revealing the next four titles in Microsoft's Games With Gold promotion.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 175 comments

Give Thanks to Calendar Man in Batman: Arkham City

Being an outstanding US citizen, Batman is keen to take part in the upcoming Thanksgiving celebrations. Without a family with whom to spend the day, our hero will instead be heading to see Calendar Man.

Posted 1 month ago by Rebecca Smith, 12 comments

December's Xbox Game Pass Additions: Gears of War 4, Mass Effect and More

Seven new titles will be joining Xbox Game Pass on December 1st, and you can still take advantage of the one-month subscription for $1/£1/€1 until November 27th.

Posted 1 month ago by Dave Horobin, 32 comments

Xbox 360 Black Friday Silver Sales Roundup

The Xbox Black Friday sale is now available for Silver members, offering savings of up to 65% on a wide range of Xbox 360 games, DLC and consumables.

Posted 1 month ago by Rich Stone, 9 comments

Xbox 360 Black Friday Sales Roundup

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 2 months ago by Rich Stone, 92 comments

Tales From the Borderlands and Deadfall Adventures Now Free with Games with Gold

Today marks the middle of the month and that means Xbox Live Gold members now have the chance to download two new games for free via November's Games with Gold.

Posted 2 months ago by Dave Horobin, 27 comments

Data Pack 2.0 Arriving Soon for PES 2018

Just two months after the game's release on Xbox One and Xbox 360, PES 2018 will be getting its second Data Pack full of kits, boots, stadiums, and updated faces and thumbnail photos.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 1 comment

Deadpool Getting Delisted Imminently

Making a game around a licensed property is always a bit of a risk, not least because licensing agreements have a limited lifespan. All versions of Deadpool are due to be delisted imminently.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 63 comments

Jewel Quest and More Now Backward Compatible

Another four titles have joined the ever expanding Xbox Backward Compatibility program, including Jewel Quest, Persona 4: Arena, Cars: Mater-National Championship and Tecmo Bowl Throwback.

Posted 2 months ago by Dave Horobin, 33 comments

Xbox 360 Sale Roundup: November 14th, 2017

Discounts on Sonic Generations, Sonic Unleashed, Sonic the Fighters, Sonic CD, Sonic Free Riders, Enemy Front, Dogfight 1942 and more

Posted 2 months ago by Rich Stone, 40 comments

Which Game Do You Like from a Genre You Don't Like?

We all have genres we enjoy and those we do not. Sometimes, however, we may enjoy certain games from genres that we typically or even completely dislike otherwise. Which games are such examples for you?

Posted 2 months ago by Mark Delaney, 134 comments

Uphill Climb: Losing the Battle of Console Exclusives

PlayStation has been killing it with its exclusive titles in recent years, and it seems as though Xbox is lagging behind. But I still believe Microsoft's console can and will succeed.

Posted 2 months ago by Marc Hollinshead, 188 comments

Halo TMCC and Dance Central 3 Achievement Reminders

November 11th is a chance for players to progress towards the Elder Signs achievement in Halo: The Master Chief Collection, as well as unlocking Go Shorty in Dance Central 3.

Posted 2 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 10 comments

Gears of War 3, Mirror's Edge and Skate 3 to Be Xbox One X Enhanced

As the Xbox One X's official launch rolls out around the world, Microsoft is still revealing titles that will be Xbox One X enhanced. They have now added Mirror's Edge, Skate 3 and Gears of War 3 to the list.

Posted 2 months ago by Kelly Packard, 56 comments