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Gamer Stats page now live

I've been very busy recently and haven't had too much time to spend on the site - but I've just managed to get the first version of the Gamer Stats page up onto the site. You can look at your own sta

Posted 10 years ago by Rich Stone, 74 comments

Rock Band DLC for 24th Febuary

This week we will be seeing a few new additions to the Rock Band store! There will be an 'Alt Country Pack', including: Drive By Truckers: 3 Dimes Down Lucinda Williams: Can't Let Go Neko Case: Peopl

Posted 10 years ago by Aeris Gainzbrah, 14 comments

Mass Effect 2 teaser trailer

We don't often post news of trailers here at trueachievements.com, but when I saw this one yesterday I knew it had to go straight up. It is only a one minute teaser trailer but it already has me exci

Posted 10 years ago by Elite Hero, 24 comments

Samurai Showdown coming to Xbox

Apparently in live arcade land, sequels come first and if it's successful enough, the developer will put together the original for download, too. IGN is reporting that the ESRB gave a rating for the

Posted 10 years ago by GameTagwastaken, 3 comments

Codemasters reveal 2009 release calendar

Publisher Codemasters has revealed their 2009 lineup today following its "Gamers Day" event last night in San Francisco. No, I don't know why it's not called "Gamers Night" either, but here are the r

Posted 10 years ago by GameTagwastaken, 26 comments

Bethesda releases info on 2nd DLC for Fallout 3

There are two things that news writers have to do that they find excruciating. 1: Wait for new games to come out even thought they look really cool and you want to play them right now. 2: Resist the

Posted 10 years ago by GameTagwastaken, 29 comments

Publisher Red Mile in financial trouble

Multiple sources are reporting that following a split with Atari, Red Mile is facing dire financial circumstances. Transmission Games, developers of Heroes Over Europe are owed over $281,000 by Red M

Posted 10 years ago by GameTagwastaken, 3 comments

Wheelman to be joint published

It's good news/bad news for Midway Games this week. First, the good news! As I reported last week in the article http://www.trueachievements.com/newsitem.aspx?newsitemid=107, rumors were flying that

Posted 10 years ago by GameTagwastaken, 1 comment

Matt Hazard Returns Again!

In case you are not familiar with the back story of Eat Lead: The Return of Matt Hazard, let me explain a little before you read further. Matt Hazard is a formerly glorious video game character now s

Posted 10 years ago by GameTagwastaken, 12 comments

Skate 2 DLC achievements are on the site

Dyrdek's Fantasy Plaza Pack adds 10 Achievements worth 250 GS. Available for 400MS points.

Posted 10 years ago by GameTagwastaken, 15 comments

Capcom's New Game

Sources all over are reporting that Capcom is planning to unveil a new Xbox 360 game. Footage of this mystery game will be available for download via the XBL Marketplace on the "night of February 23r

Posted 10 years ago by BLYAST, 44 comments

Mirror's Edge DLC + Achievements

After a few delays, Mirror's Edge has received it's downloadable content. This new content (180 MB) is available for purchase at 800 MSP for both Gold & Silver accounts. Description: "Mirror’s Edge g

Posted 10 years ago by BLYAST, 8 comments

Dawn of War II Achievements are now on the site

Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II (PC) has now been added to the site. There are 49 achievements, worth a total of 1000 GamerScore.

Posted 10 years ago by Rich Stone, 26 comments

Afro Samurai demo on Live - US and CA only

US and Canadian gamers will find the demo for Afro Samurai now available. According to the demo's page on Xbox, the demo is a "prelude to Afro Samurai" whether that means unique level or just a way t

Posted 10 years ago by GameTagwastaken, 6 comments

Exit 2 sneaking out on XBLA on Feb 18

A late announcement for this week's XBLA releases, Exit 2 will be challenging you to solve puzzles and escape 240 levels in the fastest time possible. There will also be 30 downloadable levels at lau

Posted 10 years ago by GameTagwastaken, 3 comments

TA's Video Game Music Collection

Recently I had the idea of creating a TrueAchievements top 10 music list. Well, I ended up following through with the idea only to come to the blunt realization that there are far too many video game

Posted 10 years ago by BLYAST, 38 comments

New Releases for week of Feb 16, 2009

There are a lot of releases this week and one of them is already in the Xbox Live store, so let's get started: Xbox Originals Grabbed by the Ghoulies - 1200 MS points OUT NOW http://marketplace.xbox.

Posted 10 years ago by GameTagwastaken, 19 comments

Biker Avatar Clothing Now Available!

For the biker dudes: Rocker Jacket Pixie Boots Grunge Pants Metal Combats Top Hat Skull Ring Leather Biker Gloves Left Feather Earring Right Feather Earring For the biker babes: Punk Tee Black 60’s B

Posted 10 years ago by GameTagwastaken, 7 comments

Stormrise Screens

SEGA has published several new screenshots for their upcoming game, Stormise, which is set to release March 24 (NA & EU). By the looks of it, Halo Wars may have some legitimate competition in no time

Posted 10 years ago by BLYAST, 3 comments

Microsoft stores coming soon

In a time when many retailers are going out of business and closing their doors, Microsoft have announced plans to open a chain of retail stores in a move to rival Sony & Apple. Details are currently

Posted 10 years ago by Elite Hero, 17 comments

The State Of TA Part 1

As a treat/punishment it’s been decided that once a month the admin team should release a "The State of TA" a monthly round up of events and improvements to site interspersed with humor, stats and ge

Posted 10 years ago by Cee Jay, 21 comments

"Ares Fall" in development

Over the past few months, Void Star Creations (known for their venture into XBLA territory with their cards-meets-tetris-attack debut game Poker Smash) have been unveiling details on their dev blog a

Posted 10 years ago by BLYAST, 10 comments

"Exit" sequel to arrive soon

Mr. ESC will be back in action in no time. The sequel to the fairly popular XBLA game, Exit, is set to release sometime in this quarter. More details on the game are still to come and it's exact rele

Posted 10 years ago by BLYAST, 3 comments

Rumor: Wheelman switching from Midway to Ubisoft

This story actually starts yesterday when Midway filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. At least one staff member here saw the news hit the wire and asked me to post about it but I said "If I post 'Midway

Posted 10 years ago by GameTagwastaken, 2 comments

Donators scanner

Over the last few days of scanner problems related to the massive influx of new users, I've felt pretty bad about the people that have given their hard earned cash to support the site, with no real b

Posted 10 years ago by Rich Stone, 226 comments

GTA IV: TLAD Achievements are now on the site

GTA IV: The Lost and the Damned has now been added to the site. There are 5 achievements, worth a total of 250 GamerScore.

Posted 10 years ago by GameTagwastaken, 5 comments

Registration open again!

Well, it took a little longer than planned, but we are now accepting registrations again. However, I have put in place some small restrictions on this: 1) A maximum of 50 people can register in an ho

Posted 10 years ago by Rich Stone, 22 comments

Rock Band DLC for 17th Febuary

This Tuesday we'll see a couple of additions. The newbies into the Rock Band Store will be: Turbonegro - 'Wasted Again' And a couple from White Zombie. These being: 'More Human than Human' 'Black Sun

Posted 10 years ago by Aeris Gainzbrah, 12 comments

GTA IV: Lost and the Damned DLC news galore

Today Rockstar Games released a new trailer. You can find it at the link below or check it out on your xbox in the marketplace. IGN got to play some multiplayer and reported the new modes. "Witness P

Posted 10 years ago by GameTagwastaken, 28 comments

Activision: Three new IPs and COD:MW 2 for 2009

In their recent fourth quarter financial conference call Activision announced what we all saw coming; Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 will hit the shelves this year. No definite date has been set, but

Posted 10 years ago by Elite Hero, 13 comments

Left4Dead DLC Will be Free

Last week, Valve announced the details of the eagerly awaited Left 4 Dead DLC. I think I can speak for most in saying that it was more than a wee bit disappointing since we will actually be seeing ve

Posted 10 years ago by Aeris Gainzbrah, 22 comments

New Avatar Features Here

Microsoft have launched a new - albeit slightly random - feature online which allows you make your own customised images starring none other than.. You! Or more accurately, your Avatar... The 'Free Y

Posted 10 years ago by Aeris Gainzbrah, 9 comments

Godfather II gets delayed

EA have revealed that The Godfather part deux has been delayed after previously announcing that the game was pushed forward from its original date of March 6th for all of 24 hours before being moved

Posted 10 years ago by Elite Hero, 5 comments

50 Cent: BotS Achievements are now on the site

50 Cent: Blood on the Sand has now been added to the site. There are 46 achievements, worth a total of 1000 GamerScore.

Posted 10 years ago by Rich Stone, 8 comments

Race Pro Achievements are now on the site

Race Pro has now been added to the site. There are 50 achievements, worth a total of 1000 GamerScore.

Posted 10 years ago by Rich Stone, 7 comments

FIFA 09 'Ultimate Team Mode'

Yesterday (10th Feb 2009) EA Sports announced a new game type for FIFA 09, 'Ultimate Team Mode' will allow gamers to piece together their dream teams and compete against one another online. FIFA 09 U

Posted 10 years ago by Elite Hero, 4 comments

Minesweeper Flags Achievements are now on the site

Minesweeper Flags has now been added to the site. There are 12 achievements, worth a total of 200 GamerScore.

Posted 10 years ago by Rich Stone, 6 comments

Registration closed - for 24 hours

Due to a couple of articles about TA appearing on some rather large gaming websites yesterday, we had over 3,000 new registrations in a little over 10 hours. Because all these lovely new people need

Posted 10 years ago by Rich Stone, 127 comments

Microsoft commitment to new IPs

In the current economic climate many publishers/developers are turning their backs on original IPs (Intellectual Properties or new titles in layman's terms) to concentrate on sequels and expanding cu

Posted 10 years ago by Elite Hero, 1 comment

Unprecedented sign-ups, please be patient

A post about the site on the joystiq xbox page has led to over 1000 registrations in just over an hour. As you can imagine, this has put an enormous load on the scannners to try to grab the new users

Posted 10 years ago by Rich Stone, 101 comments