TrueAchievements news archive for August 2022

  • Xbox 360 achievements seemingly vanish from players' Xbox profilesXbox 360
  • Eight Ubisoft Xbox 360 servers given one-month extensionClosure
  • Konami teases unannounced game from "world-loved series" at TGSIndustry
  • You Suck at Parking gets Xbox Game Pass launch date, achievements liveList
  • Xbox presentation planned for Tokyo Game Show 2022Industry
    Xbox presentation planned for Tokyo Game Show 2022

    Xbox has announced it will be returning to Tokyo Game Show this year with a special live stream that will "celebrate the vibrant players and visionary creators across the region."

    Posted 26 days ago by Sean Carey 33

  • TA Playlist game for September 2022 announcedCommunity event
    TA Playlist game for September 2022 announced

    September is the last month Xbox 360 titles will be included in Games With Gold, so the TA Playlist is looking back at some of the best. Which classic 360 title won the poll?

    Posted 26 days ago by The TA Playlist Team 35

  • Chinese tech giant NetEase acquires Quantic DreamIndustry
    Chinese tech giant NetEase acquires Quantic Dream

    The Chinese gaming giant NetEase has acquired Quantic Dream, the French developer responsible for narrative-driven games such as Detroit: Become Human and Heavy Rain, for an undisclosed sum.

    Posted 26 days ago by Sean Carey 27

  • "Assassin's Creed Mirage" will reportedly take the franchise "back to AC basics"Rumour
  • Elden Ring developer receives further investment from Tencent and SonyIndustry
  • Victoria 3 coming October, skipping MS Store and PC Game Pass at launchUpcoming
  • New weekly Xbox Game Pass Quests are now live for another 95 Microsoft Reward PointsQuests
  • Easy Gamerscore: 15 quick completions from the latest Xbox salesQuickest completions
  • Back 4 Blood: Children of the Worm adds 13 achievementsUpdate
    Back 4 Blood: Children of the Worm adds 13 achievements

    Back 4 Blood's second expansion, Children of the Worm, arrives today, bringing six new chapters to the co-op FPS, along with a new Cleaner, new weapons and cards, plus an additional set of achievements. [updated]

    Posted 27 days ago by Luke Albigés 38

  • Popular Xbox games — August 30th, 2022Chart
    Popular Xbox games — August 30th, 2022

    This week's Xbox Gameplay Chart has a few surprises in store, with MultiVersus sliding just outside the top ten for the first time since launching into beta, and Saints Row failing to crack the top 20 in its first week.

    Posted 27 days ago by Luke Albigés 15

  • Immortality Xbox achievement list revealed, most of them secretList
  • Dead by Daylight's Resident Evil: Project W live with six achievementsList
  • Tinykin achievements arrive on Xbox Game Pass launch dayList
    Tinykin achievements arrive on Xbox Game Pass launch day

    Indie adventure Tinykin launches into Xbox Game Pass and PC Game Pass today, and we've just picked up the rather secretive achievement list — all bar six of the game's 43 achievements are secret!

    Posted 27 days ago by Luke Albigés 12

  • Xbox Games with Gold September lineup announcedGWG
  • Gungrave G.O.R.E could join Xbox Game Pass at launchRumour
  • Xbox Game Pass family plan logo leak suggests wider rollout soonGame Pass
  • September's TrueAchievements Xbox Targets announcedCommunity news
    September's TrueAchievements Xbox Targets announced

    The month is almost over, so it's time to announce three new gaming-related Targets for September 2022. Are you up to the challenge? Can you get gold medals in all of them?

    Posted 27 days ago by Jack Watling 135

  • Immortality review round-upGame Pass
    Immortality review round-up

    Sam Barlow and Half Mermaid's interactive visual novel Immortality launches into Xbox Game Pass today — check out what's being said...

    Posted 27 days ago by Heidi Nicholas 11

  • New Mafia game confirmed, still "a few years away"Series X
  • Xbox Game Pass adds Immortals Fenyx Rising and moreGame Pass
  • Xbox sale round-up August 30th, 2022Sale
    Xbox sale round-up August 30th, 2022

    Discounts on Cosmic Top Secret, Stellaris (Windows), WRC 10, Dragon Age: Inquisition, Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy, Haven, Monster Energy Supercross - The Official Videogame 4 and more

    Posted 27 days ago by Jack Watling 58

  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Cowabunga Collection Xbox achievements now liveList
  • Wild Arms & Shadow Hearts devs launch dual Kickstarter with Xbox goalsUpcoming
  • MultiVersus celebrates 20 million players with fake 90s commercialVideo
  • Square Enix US store fire-selling games following Embracer dealIndustry
  • Jump Force achievements updated, still obtainable after server closureClosure
  • The best of Gamescom 2022Article
    The best of Gamescom 2022

    Gamescom 2022 let us see and play a bunch of exciting upcoming Xbox games — here are our picks of some of the best games from the Cologne show.

    Posted 29 days ago by Luke Albigés 17

  • Last call for these two Xbox Games with Gold titlesGWG
    Last call for these two Xbox Games with Gold titles

    Xbox Games with Gold titles Calico and Monaco: What's Yours is Mine are only available to claim for a couple more days before they are replaced with a fresh batch of games for September... grab 'em while you still can!

    Posted 29 days ago by Luke Albigés 36

  • Xbox game releases — August 29th to September 4thNew releases
    Xbox game releases — August 29th to September 4th

    18 new Xbox games are coming next week, with some high-profile remasters and re-releases joined by a smattering of other exciting stuff, including FMV adventure Immortality and the full release of Ooblets.

    Posted 29 days ago by Robbie Andrews 20

  • ICYMI: a weekly round-up of the biggest Xbox news stories from TrueAchievementsSeries X
  • Interview: Schim offers "a whimsical, colourful world for you to explore"Interview
  • Poll: Which September Xbox releases are you most looking forward to?Series X
  • Check out all 19 River City Girls Zero Xbox achievementsList
  • Wo Long: Fallen Dynasty looks like Team Ninja at its best in new trailerGame Pass
  • Humble Games confirms more day-one Xbox Game Pass additionsGame Pass
  • Grounded update adds Shared Worlds, new pet, and moreGame Pass
  • Tomb Raider and Deus Ex have a new home as Embracer confirms deal completionIndustry
  • Hogwarts Legacy has PlayStation exclusive questSeries X
    Hogwarts Legacy has PlayStation exclusive quest

    Avalanche's community manager Chandler Wood has confirmed that PlayStation players will get an exclusive quest in Hogwarts Legacy, while preordering also gives PlayStation players an exclusive potion.

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 112

  • Phil Spencer thinks Xbox, Nintendo, and PlayStation share "long-term ambition"Industry
  • PAW Patrol: Grand Prix Xbox achievement list revealed way ahead of launchList
  • No plans for Xbox Series X|S price increase following Sony's PS5 hikeSeries X
  • Atomic Heart drops wild trailer, still coming to Game Pass "late 2022"Game Pass
  • Xbox Game Pass wishlist — September 2022Article
    Xbox Game Pass wishlist — September 2022

    Xbox Game Pass tends to get a few surprise additions each month, so we thought we'd check out the release schedule for September and see if we can't deduce what a few of next month's Game Pass surprises might be...

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 33

  • Disney Dreamlight Valley explores a day in the life-simSeries X
  • Game Pass Gamescom sizzle reel lets slip another surprise additionGame Pass
  • Microsoft Flight Simulator finally gets to the chopper in NovemberUpdate
  • The Last Case of Benedict Fox gameplay shows tattoos and teleportationSeries X
  • Lightyear Frontier shows off gameplay at GamescomSeries X
    Lightyear Frontier shows off gameplay at Gamescom

    Gamescom 2022 continues to bring us more news, reveals, and announcements. This time, we're getting a look at gameplay for Lightyear Frontier, which mixes together farming, crafting, base-building, and more.

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 3

  • Destiny 2 and Bloodstained headline this weekend's Free Play DaysSeries X
  • Steelrising closed beta begins todayUpcoming
    Steelrising closed beta begins today

    Steelrising, the new hardcore action-RPG from Spiders, launches in just a few weeks, but players who have the game preordered can jump into a closed beta containing the first two areas of the game starting today.

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 7

  • GoldenEye remaster misses prime reveal window as N64 original turns 25Upcoming
  • Xbox Game Pass adds Opus: Echo of Starsong – Full Bloom Edition and moreGame Pass
  • The Dark Pictures Anthology: The Devil in Me confirms November release dateSeries X
  • High on Life to include 20+ Roiland shorts and four full moviesSeries X
    High on Life to include 20+ Roiland shorts and four full movies

    Justin Roiland's crazy shooter High on Life will apparently be loaded with extra content when it launches on Xbox in December — players can enjoy a bunch of original animated shorts, as well as four licensed movies.

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 20

  • Magnetic Metroidvania Teslagrad 2 coming to Xbox next yearSeries X
    Magnetic Metroidvania Teslagrad 2 coming to Xbox next year

    Steampunk Metroidvania Teslagrad first had its sequel announced back in 2020, but thanks to a new trailer out of the Future Games Show, we now know that it will be coming to Xbox Series X|S in early 2023.

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 11

  • FIFA 23 achievements land early ahead of September 30th launchList
  • Toybox shooter sensation Hypercharge confirmed for XboxUpcoming
    Toybox shooter sensation Hypercharge confirmed for Xbox

    Toy-based shooter Hypercharge blew up on PC not so long ago, and the team seems to want to ride that wave — the action figure action game has now been confirmed to be coming to Xbox soon.

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 24

  • The Gap bringing parallel universes and déjà vu to XboxSeries X
    The Gap bringing parallel universes and déjà vu to Xbox

    First-person narrative thriller The Gap just got announced for Xbox Series X|S at the Future Games Show, and it looks like it's going to be a wild ride of déjà vu-induced dimension-hopping.

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 5

  • Soul Hackers 2 summons devilish achievement listList
    Soul Hackers 2 summons devilish achievement list

    Soul Hackers 2, the latest demon-summoning JRPG from Atlus, launches later this week for Xbox One, and we've just picked up the achievement list... this one looks like it might take a while.

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 18

  • A Space for the Unbound devs speak up against "exploitative publishers"Industry
  • Gamescom Opening Night Live: All Xbox reveals and Xbox Game Pass announcementsGame Pass
  • Hogwarts Legacy's Gamescom footage focuses on "optional quest line"Series X
  • Goat Simulator 3 unveils chaotic gameplaySeries X
    Goat Simulator 3 unveils chaotic gameplay

    Goat Simulator 3 manages to pack a lot of random chaos into its gameplay reveal, with over a minute and a half of explosions, crashes, new outfits, jetpacks, football, lava, rhinos, and more.

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 17

  • Pentiment launches into Xbox Game Pass this NovemberGame Pass
  • PAC-MAN World Re-PAC Xbox achievements have been revealedList
  • New weekly Xbox Game Pass Quests are now live for another 70 Microsoft Reward PointsQuests
  • Hardspace: Shipbreaker coming to Xbox Series X|S and Xbox Game PassGame Pass
  • Moving Out 2 announced for Xbox Series X|S and Xbox OneSeries X
  • Easy Gamerscore: 31 quick completions from the latest Xbox salesQuickest completions
  • Age of Empires IV to get two new civilisations in free updatePC Game Pass
  • Dead Island 2 re-revealed with new gameplay trailer and release dateSeries X
  • Park Beyond delayed to 2023Delayed
    Park Beyond delayed to 2023

    Park management game Park Beyond has been moved to 2023, as was confirmed during Gamescom's Opening Night Live with a new trailer.

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 10

  • Phantom Hellcat announced for Xbox Series X|S and Xbox OneSeries X
  • Killer Klowns from Outer Space: The Game announcedSeries X
  • The Expanse: A Telltale Series launches in summer 2023Video
    The Expanse: A Telltale Series launches in summer 2023

    Telltale Games and Deck Nine have shown off more of their upcoming game, The Expanse: A TellTale Series, and have confirmed a summer 2023 release window for the narrative adventure.

    Posted 1 month ago by Sean Carey 38

  • High On Life brings talking guns to boss fight in latest trailerSeries X
  • Lies of P and You Suck at Parking confirmed for Xbox Game Pass following leakGame Pass
  • Fantasy action-RPG Atlas Fallen announced at GamescomSeries X
  • Under the Waves revealed at Gamescom's Opening Night LiveSeries X
  • New Tales from the Borderlands coming to Xbox in OctoberSeries X
    New Tales from the Borderlands coming to Xbox in October

    After numerous leaks, Gearbox finally announced New Tales from the Borderlands at Gamescom ONL. The New Tales from the Borderlands release date is set for October 21st, and it's coming to both Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One.

    Posted 1 month ago by Sean Carey 27

  • The Callisto Protocol looks more Dead Space than ever in new gameplaySeries X
  • Hogwarts Legacy explores dark magic in latest trailerSeries X
  • Sonic Frontiers confirms November launchSeries X
  • The Lords of the Fallen reboot coming to Xbox Series X|SSeries X
  • Dune Awakening announced for Xbox Series X|SSeries X
  • Grid Legends joins Xbox Game Pass Ultimate and EA Play in SeptemberEA Play
  • Destiny 2: Lightfall coming February 2023DLC
    Destiny 2: Lightfall coming February 2023

    Destiny 2's next major expansion is coming early next year, with Bungie confirming a February 28th, 2023 release date for the next big content drop, Lightfall — "the beginning of the end."

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 21

  • Gamescom 2022: All gaming showcases and start timesGuide
    Gamescom 2022: All gaming showcases and start times

    Gamescom 2022 is here, and the next few days are sure to be packed with exciting game announcements, thanks to numerous conferences scheduled across the period. Here is a handy guide for when each event is set to take place.

    Posted 1 month ago by Sean Carey 8

  • Saints Row guide: All Collectibles, best skills and perks, and moreGuide
  • The Game Awards confirmed to return in DecemberIndustry
    The Game Awards confirmed to return in December

    The Game Awards will be back in December, and includes a new category for 2022; that of Best Adaptation, to reward efforts to adapt video game IP into movies, books, and more.

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 6

  • Saints Row: Best skillsGuide
    Saints Row: Best skills

    Saints Row hands you new skills every time you level up, each using a certain amount of Flow to activate. But which are the ones most worth using? Here's a look at the skills we've seen put in most work...

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés

  • Mount & Blade II: Bannerlord comes to Xbox in OctoberSeries X
  • Gamescom Opening Night Live: How, where, and when to watch today's showIndustry
  • Saints Row: Best perksGuide
    Saints Row: Best perks

    Saints Row has over 30 perks to unlock, and choosing which to use can be difficult as many of them seem really useful. Here are a handful of the ones with which we've seen the most success.

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés

  • Game Pass adds two games today, including Death StrandingGame Pass
  • Xbox sale round-up August 23rd, 2022Sale
    Xbox sale round-up August 23rd, 2022

    Discounts on Outbreak, Mega Man Zero/ZX Legacy Collection, Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot, Regalia: Of Men and Monarchs - Royal Edition, WRC 10, Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker HD and more

    Posted 1 month ago by Jack Watling 73

  • Alphabet Challenge 2022 is now liveCommunity event
    Alphabet Challenge 2022 is now live

    The TrueAchievements Alphabet Challenge is now live! Get involved with our latest community challenge, and work your way through the alphabet by unlocking achievements whose names begin with the correct letter...

    Posted 1 month ago by Harrison Todd 38

  • Popular Xbox games — August 21st, 2022Chart
    Popular Xbox games — August 21st, 2022

    Our latest Xbox Gameplay Chart of popular Xbox games shows Madden NFL 23 breaking into the top 20 just days after launch, while Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor's Edge makes its first appearance further down the chart.

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 5

  • Saint Row: Where to find all CollectiblesGuide
    Saint Row: Where to find all Collectibles

    Saints Row's map is packed with collectibles, and some of them are much harder to find than others. Here are the map locations and unlock criteria you'll need to track down the lot...

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 19

  • Project Cars and Project Cars 2 to be delistedSeries X
    Project Cars and Project Cars 2 to be delisted

    Developer Slightly Mad Games has announced that Project Cars and Project Cars 2 will soon be delisted, but that it remains "focused on making the best sim racing titles."

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 64

  • Vote now for September 2022's TA Playlist gameCommunity event
    Vote now for September 2022's TA Playlist game

    Vote now for September 2022’s TA Playlist game, where we’ve chosen four games to celebrate some of the best Xbox 360 Games with Gold games as the service draws to a close.

    Posted 1 month ago by The TA Playlist Team 72

  • Tintin Reporter: Cigars of the Pharaoh announcedSeries X
  • Railway Empire 2 joins Xbox Game Pass in 2023Game Pass
    Railway Empire 2 joins Xbox Game Pass in 2023

    Railway Empire 2 is coming to Xbox Series X|S and Windows PC in 2023, publisher Kalypso Media has announced. It will also join Xbox Game Pass and PC Game Pass on day one.

    Posted 1 month ago by Sean Carey 20

  • Flashback 2 delayed to 2023Delayed
    Flashback 2 delayed to 2023

    Flashback 2, the upcoming sequel to the popular 90s action platformer Flashback, has been delayed and will now launch sometime in 2023.

    Posted 1 month ago by Sean Carey 9

  • Dungeons 4 coming to Xbox Game Pass in 2023Game Pass
    Dungeons 4 coming to Xbox Game Pass in 2023

    Dungeons 4 will join Xbox Game Pass and PC Game Pass on day one when it launches for Xbox Series X|S and PC in 2023, publisher Kalypso Media has announced.

    Posted 1 month ago by Sean Carey 10

  • Saints Row: How to get a tank earlyGuide
    Saints Row: How to get a tank early

    Saints Row is all about over-the-top open world action, so if you're looking for a little extra firepower, why not consider commandeering a tank? Here's how you can get your hands on some military kit relatively early in the game.

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés

  • Saints Row: How to get Pugnus Sanctus DeiGuide
    Saints Row: How to get Pugnus Sanctus Dei

    Saints Row's Pugnus Sanctus Dei is a unique melee weapon that you'll need in order to unlock the Bonus Round achievement... and fortunately, it's not too difficult to get your hands on it.

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés

  • Saints Row reviewGame review
    Saints Row review

    Saints Row returns this week, and despite Volition's latest slice of over-the-top open world gang warfare having its share of bugs and issues, it's still a lot of fun. Luke took a quick city break to Santo Ileso to check it out...

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 129

  • PGA Tour 2K23 release date set for October, preorders now liveSeries X
  • Ubisoft confirms it's not working on a Blade gameRumour
  • Saudi Arabia first to approve Microsoft's Activision Blizzard dealIndustry
  • Ubisoft+ could be launching on Xbox soonRumour
    Ubisoft+ could be launching on Xbox soon

    Ubisoft+ could launch on Xbox soon, as an image for Ubisoft's gaming subscription service has been uncovered on the Microsoft Store.

    Posted 1 month ago by Sean Carey 82

  • ICYMI: a weekly round-up of the biggest Xbox news stories from TrueAchievementsUpdate
  • Xbox game releases — August 22nd to 28thNew releases
    Xbox game releases — August 22nd to 28th

    Next week, 19 more games join the Xbox platform, including Death Stranding, Saints Row, F1 Manager 2022, Midnight Fight Express, and Soul Hackers 2.

    Posted 1 month ago by Sean Carey 66

  • Paradise Marsh interview: it's "first and foremost an immersive and contemplative game"Interview
  • Poll: Will you be playing Death Stranding when it joins PC Game Pass?Windows
  • Starfield and Redfall removed from Bethesda Gamescom plansIndustry
  • Get ready for the TrueAchievements Alphabet Challenge eventSite news
  • Marvel's Avengers to add The Winter SoldierSeries X
    Marvel's Avengers to add The Winter Soldier

    The Marvel's Avengers team has shared a look at the game's plans for the near future, which include adding The Winter Soldier as the next playable hero.

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 31

  • Xbox Game Preview adds ink-based strategy game Inkulinati this winterSeries X
  • Diablo IV won't offer "any pay-for-power options," Blizzard saysSeries X
  • Sony didn't pay to block Cult of the Lamb from Xbox Game PassIndustry
    Sony didn't pay to block Cult of the Lamb from Xbox Game Pass

    There's a rumour currently doing the rounds in a lot of Xbox circles that suggests Sony paid to keep the indie hit Cult of the Lamb from joining Xbox Game Pass. Publisher Devolver Digital has now stepped in to debunk the rumour.

    Posted 1 month ago by Sean Carey 48

  • Hogwarts Legacy footage goes beyond castle groundsSeries X
    Hogwarts Legacy footage goes beyond castle grounds

    In another ASMR video for Hogwarts Legacy, we learn that we can explore "beyond the castle grounds to neighbouring hamlets," with in-game footage showing off some of the sweeping vistas outside Hogwarts.

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 13

  • Death Stranding will support Xbox achievements, here's the listList
  • Death Stranding joins PC Game Pass soonPC Game Pass
    Death Stranding joins PC Game Pass soon

    After days of teasing, Microsoft has officially announced that Hideo Kojima's Death Stranding will join Xbox Game Pass soon.

    Posted 1 month ago by Sean Carey 43

  • A Plague Tale: Requiem shows off gameplay overviewGame Pass
    A Plague Tale: Requiem shows off gameplay overview

    We've still got a little while to go before A Plague Tale: Innocence's sequel arrives in October, but the devs have dropped a new A Plague Tale: Requiem gameplay overview to help us prepare.

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 17

  • Xbox Game Pass day one shooter High On Life delayedDelayed
    Xbox Game Pass day one shooter High On Life delayed

    High On Life, the upcoming game from Rick and Morty co-creator Justin Roiland, has been delayed. The shooter, which is coming to Xbox Game Pass on day one, will now launch in December.

    Posted 1 month ago by Sean Carey 28

  • Slime Rancher 2 for Xbox Game Pass gets Early Access release dateGame Pass
  • Them's Fightin' Herds Xbox achievement list revealed way ahead of launchList
  • Xbox exclusive Redfall is Arkane's largest game world everSeries X
    Xbox exclusive Redfall is Arkane's largest game world ever

    Redfall, the upcoming co-op action-RPG from Arkane, took to QuakeCon a little earlier for a developer deep dive, with the team discussing every aspect of the Xbox console exclusive, including its absolutely massive scale.

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 27

  • Ghostbusters: Spirits Unleashed achievements drop along with preordersList
  • Sea of Thieves adventure A Hunter's Cry now liveSeries X
  • Cult of the Lamb recruits one million followers in first weekSeries X
  • Xbox Game Pass adds Beacon Pines in SeptemberGame Pass
  • No More Robots targeting Xbox Game Pass "for the foreseeable future"Interview
  • PC Game Pass adds five classic Bethesda gamesPC Game Pass
    PC Game Pass adds five classic Bethesda games

    Xbox is celebrating QuakeCon 2022 today by adding five classic Bethesda games to PC Game Pass, while the Microsoft Store is giving away three other games, as well as selling three titles for the first time.

    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 60

  • Xbox appears to be teasing Death Stranding for PC Game PassRumour
  • Xbox Game Pass Ultimate offers free mount for The Elder Scrolls OnlineGame Pass
  • Quake Champions coming to Xbox, according to new achievement listList
  • Ooblets 1.0 gets September release dateSeries X
    Ooblets 1.0 gets September release date

    We now have a release date for Ooblets 1.0 — the full game launches for Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Epic, and Nintendo Switch in September.

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 3

  • Microsoft paid $600,000 for Cooking Simulator on Xbox Game Pass — reportGame Pass
  • Luna Abyss takes bullet-hell action to spaceUpcoming
    Luna Abyss takes bullet-hell action to space

    Luna Abyss is a narrative-driven bullet-hell FPS coming to Xbox and PC; taking us to the depths of an alien megastructure to uncover the secrets and revelations of the Abyss, while fighting off horrifying creatures.

    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 5

  • As Sony pushes back against paid platinums, should Xbox follow suit?Poll
  • Outriders headlines this weekend's Free Play DaysSeries X
  • Open-world Iron Man game cancelled two years into developmentIndustry
  • The Ascent Cyber Heist DLC adds 20 secretive achievementsList
  • Xbox Game Pass title Floppy Knights to get free DLCGame Pass
  • Embracer Group to acquire Lord of the Rings and Hobbit IP, and moreIndustry
  • New Tales from the Borderlands release date and box art leakedRumour
  • Dead Island 2 release date, screenshots, and new info leaks via AmazonSeries X
  • Saints Row achievement list drops like a bossList
    Saints Row achievement list drops like a boss

    Saints Row launches next week, and the achievement list has just gone live. Take a look at what you'll be up against in this open-world crime spree.

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 51

  • GTA 6 will reportedly offer story DLCRumour
    GTA 6 will reportedly offer story DLC

    GTA 6 will apparently receive story DLC in much the same way as Grand Theft Auto IV, a leaker has claimed, and that other reports that mention cities and missions as DLC will "definitely be planned out before 6 releases."

    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 66

  • Marvel's Midnight Suns shows off Wolverine gameplaySeries X
  • The Callisto Protocol confirmed for Gamescom's Opening Night LiveSeries X
  • Dying Light 2 teaser trailer reveals first story DLC: Bloody TiesSeries X
  • Planet of Lana confirmed for Xbox Game Pass, delayed to 2023Delayed
    Planet of Lana confirmed for Xbox Game Pass, delayed to 2023

    Developer Wishfully Studios has announced that Planet of Lana has been delayed to 2023 but has also confirmed that the gorgeous-looking adventure game will launch into Xbox Game Pass and PC Game Pass on day one.

    Posted 1 month ago by Sean Carey 15

  • Call of Duty accused of plagiarism over another skin designIndustry
    Call of Duty accused of plagiarism over another skin design

    Activision is facing fresh allegations of plagiarism over a new Call of Duty: Warzone and Call of Duty: Vanguard skin that looks similar to a design from Dr Disrespect's upcoming first-person shooter, Deadrop.

    Posted 1 month ago by Sean Carey 33

  • Little Orpheus gets September release dateSeries X
    Little Orpheus gets September release date

    The Little Orpheus team has announced a new release date for the side-scrolling adventure game, which arrives for Xbox players in September.

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 2

  • Train Sim World 2 to be delisted from Xbox Store soonDelisting
    Train Sim World 2 to be delisted from Xbox Store soon

    Dovetail Games has announced it will delist Train Sim World 2 from the Xbox Store in September, making way for its next game, Train Sim World 3, which is launching into Xbox Game Pass.

    Posted 1 month ago by Sean Carey 41

  • MultiVersus could add Beetlejuice and the Wicked Witch of the WestRumour
  • Modern Warfare 2 digital preorders offer campaign early accessSeries X
  • F1 Manager 2022 Xbox achievement list revealedList
  • New weekly Xbox Game Pass Quests are now live for another 95 Microsoft Reward PointsQuests
  • Easy Gamerscore: 33 quick completions from the Xbox salesQuickest completions
    Easy Gamerscore: 33 quick completions from the Xbox sales

    A new Xbox sale has arrived, and we've scoured its depths to bring you a new batch of quick completions. This week, we have 33 easy gamerscore titles on our list, including a whole bunch of Xitilon.

    Posted 1 month ago by Sean Carey 18

  • Hogwarts Legacy confirmed for Gamescom Opening Night LiveSeries X
  • Evil West delayed to NovemberDelayed
    Evil West delayed to November

    Flying Wild Hog and Focus Entertainment has announced a delay for upcoming action-adventure game Evil West, which has been pushed back a little to November.

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 14

  • Grab a World of Warships starter bundle worth €12 with our exclusive codeXbox One
  • Saints Row story trailer offers an explosive overviewSeries X
    Saints Row story trailer offers an explosive overview

    Saints Row will be in our hands this time next week, and to help get you excited for your trip to Santo Ileso, Volition has released a story trailer for the game — and it's filled with explosive Saints style.

    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 40

  • TA Playlist Wrap-Up: SomaCommunity event
    TA Playlist Wrap-Up: Soma

    In honor of July’s Bean Dive, the TA Playlist community went deep beneath the waves to explore the underwater world of Soma. Join us for a recap of all the stats and feedback.

    Posted 1 month ago by The TA Playlist Team 25

  • Lego Bricktales launches on Xbox later this yearSeries X
    Lego Bricktales launches on Xbox later this year

    We now finally have confirmation that Lego Bricktales will be coming to Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S, along with PS4, PS5, PC, and Nintendo Switch, later this year.

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 12

  • Xbox Cloud Gaming adds touch controls to 16 more gamesXCloud
    Xbox Cloud Gaming adds touch controls to 16 more games

    Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members can now play another 16 games with touch controls via Xbox Cloud Gaming, such as Dragon Age 2, Star Wars: Squadrons, TMNT: Shredder's Revenge, and more.

    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 17

  • Xbox Game Pass adds Immortals Fenyx Rising and seven more games soonGame Pass
  • Xbox Game Pass to lose Hades, two quick completions, and seven more gamesXCloud
  • Grounded update adds Shared Worlds to Public TestUpdate
    Grounded update adds Shared Worlds to Public Test

    Grounded players on the Public Test version via the Xbox Insiders Program can now access the Shared World feature, which allows your friends to host your world even when you're not online, and vice versa.

    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 10

  • Disney & Marvel games showcase announcedSeries X
    Disney & Marvel games showcase announced

    Disney has announced its upcoming Disney & Marvel games showcase: a digital event that'll include new announcements and a look at upcoming titles, as well as a "sneak peek at an upcoming Marvel ensemble game."

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 11

  • Crusader Kings 3 DLC to almost double in price next monthDLC
  • Xbox achievement list for Animal Crossing-alike Hokko Life drops earlyList
  • MultiVersus confirms Black Adam and Stripe for Season 1Rumour
    MultiVersus confirms Black Adam and Stripe for Season 1

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    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 17

  • Far Cry Anthology Bundle heavily discounted on Xbox StoreSale
    Far Cry Anthology Bundle heavily discounted on Xbox Store

    Ubisoft's Far Cry Anthology Bundle is currently available with more than half of its price knocked off on the Xbox Store and includes four mainline Far Cry games; perfect for anyone yet to experience the franchise.

    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 33

  • Xbox Game Pass day one title High On Life to be shown at GamescomGame Pass
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  • FIFA 23 assembles Marvel comic-inspired Ultimate Team HeroesUpdate
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    Xbox sale round-up August 16th, 2022

    Discounts on Hungry Shark World, Space Hulk: Deathwing - Enhanced Edition (Windows), Murder Diaries 2, The Raven Remastered, Big Rumble Boxing: Creed Champions, DOOM Eternal (Windows), Beyond a Steel Sky and more

    Posted 1 month ago by Jack Watling 62

  • Popular Xbox games — August 14th, 2022Chart
    Popular Xbox games — August 14th, 2022

    Our latest Xbox Gameplay Chart of popular Xbox games sees Two Point Campus graduate into the top 20 after launching on Xbox Game Pass last week, with several new appearances and reappearances further down the chart.

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 9

  • Mordhau coming to Xbox Series X|S and Xbox OneSeries X
    Mordhau coming to Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One

    The multiplayer hack-and-slash PC game Mordhau is finally getting a console release. Developer Triternion has announced that Mordhau will launch for Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PS5, and PS4 soon.

    Posted 1 month ago by Sean Carey 5

  • Sea of Thieves' next adventure starts this weekSeries X
    Sea of Thieves' next adventure starts this week

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    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 9

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  • MultiVersus' next two updates to affect all charactersUpdate
    MultiVersus' next two updates to affect all characters

    MultiVersus' roster of characters will all receive balancing tweaks this month via two updates, one of which was released today, August 15th. We can also expect to see a brand-new character join the game next week.

    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 6

  • Deliver Us Mars delayed to 2023Delayed
    Deliver Us Mars delayed to 2023

    Deliver Us Mars has now been pushed back from its initial September release date into early 2023, to allow the devs to make the game experience "the best it can be at launch."

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 18

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    Unannounced Avatar: The Last Airbender game leaks via Amazon

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    Posted 1 month ago by Sean Carey 26

  • THQ Nordic reveals chaotic arcade racer WreckreationSeries X
    THQ Nordic reveals chaotic arcade racer Wreckreation

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    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 17

  • Gothic remake trailer takes you to the dark depths of the Old MineSeries X
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    PS4 outsold Xbox One by more than double, Microsoft says

    Microsoft keeps its cards close to its chest when it comes to Xbox console sales figures, but Brazillian court documents reveal that Microsoft has finally admitted that the PS4 far outsold the Xbox One

    Posted 1 month ago by Sean Carey 144

  • THQ Nordic teases new South Park gameAnnouncement
    THQ Nordic teases new South Park game

    THQ Nordic's digital showcase ended with a notification that even after the showcase, the company still has 26 unannounced games up its sleeve — this number was then changed to 25 after a new South Park game was teased.

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 36

  • NBA 2K22 could leave Xbox Game Pass soonGame Pass
    NBA 2K22 could leave Xbox Game Pass soon

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    Posted 1 month ago by Sean Carey 20

  • Sponsored: Win an Xbox Series S with Von RepublicAnnouncement
    Sponsored: Win an Xbox Series S with Von Republic

    Von Republic lets you to earn coins for unlocking achievements, then spend them in auctions for gaming swag. This weekend, there's something particularly special up for grabs — an Xbox Series S console!

    Posted 1 month ago

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    Xbox game releases — August 15th to 21st

    Xbox games aplenty are coming next week, with 14 new titles hitting the store. It's everything from long-running triple-A franchises to low-key indies this week, so take a look at the lineup and see if anything interests you!

    Posted 1 month ago by Robbie Andrews 18

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    Poll: When do you think GTA 6 will launch?

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    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 97

  • Turbo Golf Racing roadmap revealed alongside free content updateUpdate
  • Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous Xbox achievements now liveList
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  • Alone in the Dark reboot revealed by THQ NordicAnnouncement
    Alone in the Dark reboot revealed by THQ Nordic

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    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 50

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    Everything coming to Xbox Game Pass in 2022 and 2023

    Xbox Game Pass announcements tend to be made at short notice, but some publishers love to share news of their titles coming to the service well in advance. Here's every upcoming Game Pass game we know about...

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 76

  • Hogwarts Legacy gets 2023 release dateDelayed
    Hogwarts Legacy gets 2023 release date

    Hogwarts Legacy developer Portkey Games has announced that the magic-filled halls of Hogwarts won't be welcoming us as students until February, thanks to a delay.

    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 33

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    Rainbow Six Extraction goes dark with Eclipse Crisis Event

    Rainbow Six Extraction is now holding its latest time-limited Crisis Event, Eclipse, and it brings with it a brand-new Operator, stealth-focused gameplay, as well as the return of content from the previous Crisis Events.

    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 5

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  • Commandos 3 HD Remaster achievements spotted earlyList
    Commandos 3 HD Remaster achievements spotted early

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    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 15

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    Two Dirt games leaving EA Play in October

    EA has announced that Dirt Rally and Dirt 4 are set to leave EA Play on October 3rd. A selection of other titles will also be removed, but the Codemasters racers are the only ones that feature in the Xbox EA Play library.

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 31

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    Contest: Win an Xbox Series X, courtesy of Wargaming

    World of Warships: Legends is celebrating its third anniversary, and to mark the occasion, Wargaming is kindly offering an Xbox Series X console for one lucky TA member in Europe to win!

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 1196

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    Server closures inbound for four EA games

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    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 112

  • Saints Row drops gameplay overviewSeries X
    Saints Row drops gameplay overview

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  • MultiVersus Season 1 kicks off next week with fresh Battle PassUpdate
  • Tiny Tina's Wonderlands adds Blightcaller class with latest DLCUpdate
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    Xbox sales: TA Team Picks (August 11th)

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    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 21

  • River City Girls 2 knocked out of summer 2022 launch windowUpcoming
    River City Girls 2 knocked out of summer 2022 launch window

    River City Girls 2 is the latest in a long line of games to get clobbered with a delay, with developer WayForward announcing that the retro-inspired sequel will not hit its original "late summer 2022" launch window.

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 23

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  • Gotham Knights focuses on Red Hood in new character trailerSeries X
  • Microsoft responds to Sony's Call of Duty concernsIndustry
  • Indie oddity Ynglet ditches crazy ARG achievement for XboxList
    Indie oddity Ynglet ditches crazy ARG achievement for Xbox

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    Cult of the Lamb review round-up

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    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 22

  • Xbox confirms Gamescom 2022 lineupIndustry
    Xbox confirms Gamescom 2022 lineup

    The Xbox team has confirmed its Gamescom 2022 presence, with some details on what to expect at the Xbox Booth, including A Plague Tale: Requiem and Pentiment.

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 38

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  • Persona 5 Royal Xbox Series X gameplay confirms 60fps upgradeVideo
    Persona 5 Royal Xbox Series X gameplay confirms 60fps upgrade

    Atlus has dropped a new trailer for Persona 5 Royal, as well as our first look at the Xbox Series X version of the game, which shows the fantastic JRPG running at 60fps for the first time ahead of its October Game Pass launch.

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 29

  • Halo Infinite's August update looks to improve customisation optionsUpdate
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  • Apex Legends 'Fully Kitted' achievement finally fixedUpdate
    Apex Legends 'Fully Kitted' achievement finally fixed

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    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 12

  • Overwatch loot boxes will only be sold for a few more weeksSeries X
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    Sonic the Hedgehog's third movie coming December 2024

    Sonic the Hedgehog will be returning to cinemas for a third movie outing in December of 2024, the Sonic voice actor has revealed; a full year after its previously expected release.

    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 41

  • Inkulinati confirmed to launch into Xbox Game PassGame Pass
    Inkulinati confirmed to launch into Xbox Game Pass

    The Inkulinati team has confirmed that its upcoming turn-based strategy game, in which you wage wars over the pages of medieval manuscripts, will join Xbox Game Pass and PC Game Pass on day one.

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 11

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    Exclusive: Ooblets achievements revealed

    Ooblets is racing towards its 1.0 release, when we’ll be able to enjoy the cosy creature collection/life sim game in full — check out our exclusive reveal of the Ooblets achievements, courtesy of developer Glumberland!

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 10

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    Stalker 2 team shows off mutant Bayun

    International Cat Day handed out another excuse for the internet to rave about feline friends, with the Stalker 2 team taking the opportunity to unnerve us all with its Bayun mutant.

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 7

  • GTA 6 team "determined to once again set creative benchmarks"Industry
    GTA 6 team "determined to once again set creative benchmarks"

    Take-Two CEO Strauss Zelnick shared his expectations of the next GTA game, saying the Rockstar Games team is "determined to once again set creative benchmarks for the series, our industry, and for all entertainment."

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 30

  • Fall Guys gets new Sonic-themed level and rewards this weekSeries X
  • Xbox Elite Controller leak suggests white edition is on the wayRumour
  • Two Point Campus joins Xbox Game Pass, achievements revealedList
  • Elden Ring 1.06 update expands multiplayer, nerfs Bloodhound's StepUpdate
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  • Cult of the Lamb should "take most players between 15 and 20 hours to complete"Series X
  • Marvel's Midnight Suns delayed againDelayed
    Marvel's Midnight Suns delayed again

    Marvel's Midnight Suns has received another delay, with publisher Take-Two expecting Firaxis' tactical RPG to release sometime before March 2023, to ensure the team can "deliver the best possible experience."

    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 32

  • Xbox sale round-up August 9th, 2022Sale
    Xbox sale round-up August 9th, 2022

    Discounts on Freakout: Calamity TV Show, Outbreak, The Medium, Bully: Scholarship Edition, The Raven Remastered, Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, CAN ANDROIDS PRAY: BLUE and more

    Posted 1 month ago by Jack Watling 78

  • MultiVersus hits 10 million players, data suggestsIndustry
    MultiVersus hits 10 million players, data suggests

    MultiVersus looks to be off to a strong start, with Warner's crossover fighter apparently attracting over ten million players in its first few weeks in beta... and that's before Season 1 has even begun!

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 26

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    Popular Xbox games — August 8th, 2022

    Our latest Xbox Gameplay Chart sees Fall Guys take a bit of a stumble while MultiVersus holds steady in the top five, and Ghost Recon Wildlands hits the top 20 after joining Xbox Game Pass.

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 6

  • MultiVersus dataminer uncovers shared Battle Pass featureRumour
    MultiVersus dataminer uncovers shared Battle Pass feature

    MultiVersus could be getting a shared Battle Pass system in the future, or Player First Games has toyed with adding it at some point at least, according to a dataminer's findings — surely it's called Battle Buddies?

    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 9

  • Call of Duty drops Operator skin amid plagiarism claimsIndustry
    Call of Duty drops Operator skin amid plagiarism claims

    Call of Duty: Warzone and Call of Duty: Vanguard have had the Loyal Samoyed Operator skin removed, along with all imagery of the humanoid canine after it was accused of being a plagiarised character. [updated]

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 46

  • Arc Raiders delayed to 2023Delayed
    Arc Raiders delayed to 2023

    Arc Raiders will no longer be taking off this year, with the team announcing that the free-to-play third-person shooter will now be bringing its sci-fi co-op to Xbox Series X|S in 2023.

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 10

  • Microsoft announces Unity cloud partnership with AzureIndustry
    Microsoft announces Unity cloud partnership with Azure

    Microsoft and Unity have announced a partnership that will allow Made for Unity creators to build and operate experiences using the Azure cloud platform, extending Unity's reach across Windows and Xbox.

    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 19

  • Xbox game releases — August 8th to 14thNew releases
    Xbox game releases — August 8th to 14th

    Six new games are heading to Xbox this week, including Two Point Campus joining Xbox Game Pass, as well as the arrival of hotly anticipated indie title, Cult of the Lamb.

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 16

  • Red Dead Redemption's John Marston VO keen to work with Rockstar againIndustry
  • Tekken 8 gets tiny teaser, Evo loses its collective mindVideo
    Tekken 8 gets tiny teaser, Evo loses its collective mind

    Tekken's time on the Evo 2022 stage closed out with what appeared to be the first teaser for Tekken 8, sending the presenters into hysterics even though nothing was said to clarify what this brief clip actually was.

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 18

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  • Garou sequel in the works as Fatal Fury rises from the deadAnnouncement
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    Redfall set to open QuakeCon 2022 with 30-minute show

    Redfall will be the first game to feature during Bethesda's fairly packed-out QuakeCon 2022 schedule, which will span several days this month and feature The Elder Scrolls Online, Fallout 76, and more.

    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 9

  • Street Fighter 6 character reveals leaked early by Capcom GermanyUpcoming
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 beta details officially revealedSeries X
  • Xbox Game Pass First Impressions: Turbo Golf RacingArticle
    Xbox Game Pass First Impressions: Turbo Golf Racing

    Turbo Golf Racing blasted down the fairway and into Xbox Game Preview this week, offering up a turbo-charged experience for up to eight players on Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PC, and Xbox Game Pass. Here are our first impressions.

    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 25

  • MultiVersus getting Arcade and Ranked modes in Season 1Update
    MultiVersus getting Arcade and Ranked modes in Season 1

    Warner's MultiVersus will be getting loads of new content when its first proper season begins, with the team announcing that it will be adding Ranked and Arcade modes to the game along with a bunch of other new stuff.

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 32

  • ICYMI: a weekly round-up of the biggest Xbox news stories from TrueAchievementsUpdate
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    BS GS: Crazy achievements we're glad aren't real #4 — Elden Ring

    FromSoftware's Elden Ring is a perfect candidate for this article, and while we'll likely tackle the Dark Souls games as well down the line, let's first look at just how much more of a slog the achievements could have been here.

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 43

  • Wayward Strand interview: achievements reward "secrets and failures"Interview
  • Contest: Win an exploded Xbox One controller from Grid StudioContest
  • Poll: Which August Xbox releases are you most looking forward to?Series X
  • Best Xbox Cloud Gaming games (August 2022)Best of
    Best Xbox Cloud Gaming games (August 2022)

    Xbox Cloud Gaming is one of Xbox Game Pass' coolest features, letting you play many of your favourite titles from the service an a wide array of different devices. Here's a selection of games that are a great fit for cloud play.

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 15

  • Evo 2022: How to watch all the fighting game action liveIndustry
    Evo 2022: How to watch all the fighting game action live

    Evo is the largest fighting game event on the scene, bringing together the best players in the world to throw down in the biggest fighters out there. Here's how you can catch all the action from Evo 2022. [updated]

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 17

  • Xbox Series S set for performance improvements via new dev toolsSeries X
    Xbox Series S set for performance improvements via new dev tools

    Xbox Series S owners can look forward to games potentially looking and running better in the future, as Microsoft has released a new version of its Game Development Kit that opens up additional memory for developers to use.

    Posted 1 month ago by Luke Albigés 44

  • Microsoft giving away 30 singing Xbox controllersIndustry
    Microsoft giving away 30 singing Xbox controllers

    Xbox is giving away an extremely vibrant (and vocal) Xbox controller via a sweepstakes campaign on Twitter to celebrate the release of Snoop Dogg, Benny Blanco, and BTS' track, Bad Decisions.

    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 54

  • Hitman 3 brings flower power in AugustUpdate
    Hitman 3 brings flower power in August

    Hitman 3's August roadmap has been revealed by IO Interactive and it brings with it a month full of flower-themed events, a few changes to the Elusive Target Arcade, and more. Here's what we know...

    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 117

  • Beyond Good and Evil 2 not yet beyond hopeIndustry
    Beyond Good and Evil 2 not yet beyond hope

    Beyond Good and Evil 2 now has a new lead writer, bringing attention back to Ubisoft's upcoming action-adventure game, news of which has been sparse over the last few years.

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 49

  • Xbox Cloud Gaming heading to new handheld consoleXCloud
    Xbox Cloud Gaming heading to new handheld console

    Xbox Cloud Gaming will join the likes of Nvidia GeForce Now on the upcoming handheld console to be created between Tencent and Logitech G; a device designed for hosting multiple cloud gaming services.

    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 23

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  • Two Point Campus review round-upGame Pass
    Two Point Campus review round-up

    Two Point Campus launches into Xbox Game Pass next week, and the reviews are starting to trickle in — check out what's being said...

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 17

  • Ooblets goes gold ahead of full 1.0 releaseXbox One
    Ooblets goes gold ahead of full 1.0 release

    The Ooblets team has confirmed that its farming, town life, and creature-collecting game has gone gold, meaning we should soon have a release date for its 1.0 launch.

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 5

  • Two Point Campus gets silly hat-filled launch trailerGame Pass
    Two Point Campus gets silly hat-filled launch trailer

    Two Point Campus will be opening its doors to students when it launches on Xbox next week, as well as joining Xbox Game Pass, and Sega is already prepping us for the new term with this fresh launch trailer featuring silly hats.

    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 7

  • Xbox Game Pass adds Turbo Golf Racing and Shenzhen I/O todayGame Pass
  • Hogwarts Legacy footage shows a hippogriff in dangerSeries X
  • Far Cry 6 headlines this weekend's Xbox Free Play Days gamesSeries X
  • Streamer beats 'impossible' Halo 2 challenge to claim $20k bountyVideo
  • Koch Media now named PlaionIndustry
    Koch Media now named Plaion

    Plaion is the new name for Koch Media, which has rebranded itself, while managing director Klemens Kundratitz has confirmed that the company is "first and foremost a games company."

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 31

  • Back 4 Blood's Children of the Worm DLC wriggles onto Xbox soonUpdate
    Back 4 Blood's Children of the Worm DLC wriggles onto Xbox soon

    Back 4 Blood: Children of the Worm is the game's second expansion, bringing with it a new storyline, a gun-wielding preacher of the end times, and a ton of other goodies. Here's everything we know, including its release date.

    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 20

  • Dead by Daylight dev announces new game Meet Your MakerSeries X
  • Metal: Hellsinger set to rock the hell out of GamescomSeries X
    Metal: Hellsinger set to rock the hell out of Gamescom

    Metal: Hellsinger will be rocking us all before its official release in September by hosting Gamescom's largest concert ever, featuring vocalists from Trivium, Arch Enemy, Dark Tranquility, and more — and it'll be free!

    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 13

  • MultiVersus Season 1 delayedSeries X
    MultiVersus Season 1 delayed

    The MultiVersus team at Warner Bros. has announced that it's delaying Season 1 of the chaotic crossover fighter, as well as the release of Morty as the next playable character.

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 17

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    The Ascent gets up close and personal with Cyber Heist DLC

    The Ascent: Cyber Heist is the upcoming paid DLC for the cyberpunk RPG and packs in a host of new melee weapons, missions, and more in a never-before explored location. Here's what we know about it...

    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 37

  • Dead by Daylight's Resident Evil chapter to add new killer and survivorsSeries X
  • EA CEO is "very very confident and excited" for the company's futureIndustry
  • Sea of Thieves gets 13 new achievements with Season SevenList
  • Rocket League gets wild with the Ford Bronco Raptor bundleUpdate
    Rocket League gets wild with the Ford Bronco Raptor bundle

    Rocket League developer Psyonix has partnered with Ford to offer players a new purchasable bundle via the in-game store, with Ford also sponsoring the Rocket League World Championship in Fort Worth, Texas.

    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 1

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    Sick of broken achievements? Here's how to report them

    If you are tired of encountering achievements that don't unlock as intended, don't just suffer in silence — by reporting the issue through your Xbox or PC, you can boost awareness of the issue and hopefully encourage a fix.

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  • Xbox handling Calico reviews after game review-bombed with hate speechSeries X
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    Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 leak looks to confirm DMZ mode

    Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 screenshots look to have leaked online from a recent event that included players from the LA Rams, and they seem to show the existence of the rumoured Escape from Tarkov-style DMZ mode.

    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 10

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    Forza Horizon 5 getting a new DLC pack soon

    With Forza Horizon 5: Hot Wheels now in the hands of players, many are wondering what new content could be coming next to the open-world racing game. As it turns out, Forza Horizon 5's next DLC pack isn't too far away.

    Posted 1 month ago by Sean Carey 42

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  • Tomb Raider script leak leads to DMCA from Square EnixIndustry
    Tomb Raider script leak leads to DMCA from Square Enix

    Square Enix has issued a DMCA request to Patreon for the removal of an alleged Tomb Raider script that was read out on Last Stand Media's Sacred Symbols podcast, and which is apparently being used to cast actors for a new game.

    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 25

  • EA emphasises single-player games are "really, really important"Industry
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    Microsoft Rewards now available in 38 more countries

    Microsoft appears to have quietly expanded its Microsoft Rewards programme to a bunch of new countries, meaning many more users can finally start earning points that can be redeemed for things like Xbox gift cards.

    Posted 1 month ago by Sean Carey 117

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    New monthly Xbox Game Pass Quests are now live

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    Posted 1 month ago by Jack Watling 19

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  • How did the Xbox 'Achievement Hunter Sale' get it so wrong?Opinion
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    Far Cry 6 is free-to-play this weekend

    Ubisoft has announced a free weekend for Far Cry 6 is on the way, with players able to access the game's Stranger Things event and more. Far Cry 6 will also be available to buy for 60% off.

    Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas 29

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    Overwatch 2 survey potentially points towards $45 skins

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    Posted 1 month ago by Tom West 88

  • Xbox Game Pass adds seven games in AugustXCloud
    Xbox Game Pass adds seven games in August

    Microsoft has announced another seven games for Xbox Game Pass, including Ghost Recon Wildlands, Two Point Campus, Cooking Simulator, and Turbo Golf Racing.

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