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River City Girls Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up new achievements for River City Girls. There are 29 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, 14 of which are secret.

Posted 11 months ago by Rich Stone 22

11 Games Leaving Xbox Game Pass at the End of May 2019

Earlier this month, we were made aware that six titles will be leaving Xbox Game Pass today. Unfortunately, we've just picked up news of 11 more titles that will be leaving on May 31st.

Posted 1 year ago by Dave Horobin

October 2018's Xbox Game Pass Additions Announced

It's nearly the start of the new month, and that means new Xbox Game Pass additions. October will take Game Pass subscribers on a wild ride with hot new release Forza Horizon 4.

Posted 1 year ago by Kelly Packard

New Xbox Releases: Week Beginning May 7th, 2018

At retail, Conan Exiles leaves Xbox Game Preview and AO Tennis is released worldwide. There are nine ID@Xbox titles, plus a new light-speed digital sport and a co-op arcade racer that are also coming digitally.

Posted 2 years ago by Rebecca Smith

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero Friends to the End Trailer

It's the DLC Shantae: Half-Genie Hero fans have been waiting for as the final piece of the game's storyline has almost arrived. Take a look at the trailer for a sample of the upcoming "Friends to the End" DLC.

Posted 2 years ago by Ashley Woodcock

The Mummy Demastered First Impressions

Do you remember one of this summer's greatest blockbusters, The Mummy? The Mummy Demastered is actually completely different. It's a Metroidvania title and it doesn't star Tom Cruise.

Posted 2 years ago by Kevin Tavore

The Mummy Demastered Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for The Mummy Demastered. There are 37 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, 19 of which are secret

Posted 2 years ago by Rich Stone

Mystik Belle Achievement List Revealed

We have just picked up the achievement list for Mystik Belle. There are 14 achievements worth a total of 1,000 Gamerscore, none of which are secret

Posted 2 years ago by Rich Stone

WayForward Reveals New Trailer For The Mummy Demastered

WayForward has released a new trailer for the upcoming The Mummy Demastered. While the film it's based on may not have been all that good, this looks like a fun shoot 'em up with a sprinkling of Castlevania on top.

Posted 2 years ago by Andy Mills

Mystik Belle Revealed

WayForward Technologies and Last Dimension revealed their upcoming side-scrolling 16 bit side scrolling witch adventure. Mystik Belle has an old school atmosphere.

Posted 2 years ago by CognitiveCaveat

Risqué Trailer for Shantae: Half-Genie Hero's DLC

Last month, we got our first bit of news regarding the Risky Boots DLC which will see players exploring remixed versions of the base game. Now we get to see our hero in action.

Posted 3 years ago by Kevin Tavore

The Mummy Demastered Announced

Movies getting made into video games isn’t exactly new in the industry. Universal Studios has announced The Mummy Demastered for consoles and PC. Will this game be the next Ben Hur?

Posted 3 years ago by Will Cruz

Xbox Game Pass Starts Today for Gold Members

Xbox has launched the official trailer showing that GamesPass, giving us access to the final full list of games that are coming, including many Xbox 360 titles.

Posted 3 years ago by Claudio Barata

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero's DLC Revealed

The newly-announced DLC doesn't star Shantae, but it does star someone as villainous as Shantae is heroic: Risky Boots. The daring pirate will be here on a quest for booty in a new campaign.

Posted 3 years ago by Kevin Tavore

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero Adds Hardcore Mode

Was Shantae: Half-Genie Hero a little too easy for you? Judging by the low ratio on the game overall -- only 1.8 -- it may have been. Luckily, the developers have taken it upon themselves to add another difficulty.

Posted 3 years ago by Kelly Packard

Winner: Shantae: Half Genie Hero

Our first contest of 2017 has just ended, and it's time to reveal the name of our lucky winner who will be receiving an Xbox One download code for Shantae: Half Genie Hero.

Posted 3 years ago by Dave Horobin

TA Competition: Shantae: Half Genie Hero

Like many of you, today is our first day back at work, so we thought we'd kickstart the day with our first competition of 2017, and a chance for you to win an Xbox One download code for Shantae: Half Genie Hero.

Posted 3 years ago by Dave Horobin

TGN First Impression: Shantae Half-Genie Hero

Previously a handheld Nintendo darling, Shantae's latest adventure has made its way to consoles thanks to Kickstarter. With HD visuals and a revamped game structure, Shantae might be worth whipping your hair for.

Posted 4 years ago by Kevin Tavore

Tentative Release Date for Shantae: Half-Genie Hero

We've got a "target release date" for everyone's favorite half-genie's newest adventure. Mark your calendars (in pencil) for September 27th because that's when WayForward hopes she'll come hopping.

Posted 4 years ago by Kevin Tavore

Three New Shantae: Half Genie Hero Screenshots

It seems like just yesterday Shantae had a new E3 trailer for her upcoming game. Today she's back with more content in the form of three screenshots from the game in action.

Posted 4 years ago by Kevin Tavore

Shantae: Half Genie Hero E3 Trailer

I whip my hair back and forth, I whip my hair back and forth! Shantae is back in this E3 trailer which shows off the game's modern visuals paired with classic platforming and combat which should appeal to all types of fans.

Posted 4 years ago by Kevin Tavore

XBL Content Roundup: March 25th, 2016

link hidden Pre-Orders Active Soccer 2 DX Size: 338.55 MB Price: US$14.99 / £11.99 / €14.99 Release date: March 30th in Europe and North America Following the great success of the mobile version, the Active Soccer series is back a

Posted 4 years ago by Rebecca Smith

XBL Sale Roundup: March 15th, 2016

This week we get three whole sales running at once, including the Deals with Gold, a Ubisoft sale at two different price points for Silver and Gold members, and a Spotlight sale for everyone. And this isn't even the big Spring sale, which is due to land next week. First up, the Deals

Posted 4 years ago by Chewie

XBL Content Roundup: March 11th, 2016

link hidden Pre-Orders Organic Panic Size: 1.78 GB Price: US$14.99 / £11.99 / €14.99 Release date: April 1st in North America and Europe Organic Panic is a super-kooky platformer with totally destructible envvironments and dynamic

Posted 4 years ago by Rebecca Smith

XBL Sale Roundup: March 8th, 2016

This week we get a mixed bag of discounts across a range of titles for Deals with Gold, from Life Is Strange to Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5 with a couple of ID@Xbox discounts and some familiar Rockstar titles thrown in for good measure. We also get something fairly rare until now; discounts on bu

Posted 4 years ago by Chewie

Shantae & the Pirate's Curse Coming to Xbox One

While we patiently wait for the somewhat delayed new entry in the Shantae saga, developer WayForward has taken to Twitter to announce that the previous entry in the series, 2014's Shantae and the Pirate's Curse, will be arriving on Xbox One soon. link hidden<

Posted 4 years ago by Chewie

Shantae & the Pirate's Curse Coming to Xbox One

While we patiently wait for the somewhat delayed new entry in the Shantae saga, developer WayForward has taken to Twitter to announce that the previous entry in the series, 2014's Shantae and the Pirate's Curse, will be arriving on Xbox One soon. link hidden<

Posted 4 years ago by Chewie

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero Character Art

Following on from the game's E3 trailer a few months ago, Wayforward has released a bunch of character art and a selection of screens from their upcoming platformer Shantae: Half-Genie Hero. These im

Posted 5 years ago by Chewie

Shantae: ½ Genie Hero E3 Trailer

A new trailer has been unleashed for Shantae: Half-Genie Hero as part of the lead up to this year's E3. The trailer shows a heap of platforming action, as well as the genie magic shapeshifting Shanta

Posted 5 years ago by Chewie

Microsoft Confirms ID@Xbox Developers

While the Xbox One may have launched at the end of November, there is still a long way to go for the ID@Xbox team. The scheme will allow developers to self-publish their games on the Xbox One. Eventu

Posted 7 years ago by Rebecca Smith

Shantae: ½ Genie Hero Gets An Additional Campaign

Thanks to additional funding for WayForward’s Kickstarter project Shantae: Half-Genie Hero, a new campaign will be coming to the game. The second campaign stars the game’s antagonist, Risky Boots, at

Posted 7 years ago by litepink

Shantae: ½ Genie Hero Reaches Kickstarter Funding

WayForward has built quite the reputation for developing quality licensed products, such as the recent DuckTales Remastered, or the Adventure Time game on DS/3DS. In fact, WayForward has developed ov

Posted 7 years ago by litepink