TrueAchievements news archive for September 2009

  • Site Announcement

    As we storm ever closer to 50,000 registered users, it has becoming increasingly clear to myself and the other site administrators that we require a more organised staff structure. We have been discu

    Posted 13 years ago 157

  • Rock Band DLC for 29th September

    On Tuesday the following songs will be added to the Rock Band Store. Alice in Chains – “A Looking in View” Alice in Chains – “Check My Brain” Alice in Chains – “No Excuses” Alice in Chains – “Rooster

    Posted 13 years ago 43

  • XBLA Game Size Limit Increased to 2GB

    When you are browsing the Game marketplace for new Arcade titles to play, you're looking at a collection of titles that weigh in at under 50 MB in size, with few exceptions. The first that comes to m

    Posted 13 years ago 99

  • Splinter Cell: Conviction - Dated

    Splinter Cell: Conviction, a long overdue sequel in a franchise that many people are on the fence about, is schedule to be released on February 23rd, 2010. Check out 0:12 of the video to see Sam (I t

    Posted 13 years ago 32

  • System Update

    To keep it short and sweet, when you go to sign onto LIVE and are prompted with an update, don't get your hopes up. There's nothing new to see, but according to Major Nelson: This update is preparati

    Posted 13 years ago 159

  • Deal of the Week: September 21, 2009

    Pinball machines were king of the arcade until the luster of glass, chrome and flashing lights were tarnished by the dazzling and mesmerizing graphics of Atari's Pong. [laugh] Things would never be t

    Posted 13 years ago 7

  • XBLA Wednesday: September 23rd, 2009

    This week we get a hefty 3 titles coming to XBLA. The titles are: Ion Assault - 800MSP Experience Ion Assault, an action-packed arcade-style space adventure with an unprecedented particle physics eng

    Posted 13 years ago 26

  • International Talk Like a Pirate Day

    Ahoy thar mateys! So, as some of you may or may not know today is 'International Talk Like a Pirate Day'. This means that today is one of the few opportunities that players of http://www.trueachievem

    Posted 13 years ago 29

  • Bioshock 2 - Dated

    2K Games has recently announced that the global street date for Bioshock 2 will fall on February 9th, 2010. That's, uh... Well, I guess that's it for this news post. Not really too exciting, is it?

    Posted 13 years ago 50

  • Bethesda Sues Interplay Entertainment

    According to Gamasutra, Bethesda is suing Interplay Entertainment over a breach of contract that took place in April 2007 when Bethesda acquired the rights to the Fallout franchise. In short, Interpl

    Posted 13 years ago 40

  • EA Announces Skate 3

    EA Vancouver announced the release of SKATE 3, confirming that it will ship sometime in May of 2010. This time out it takes place in Port Carverton, PA. featuring offline and online gameplay, the lat

    Posted 13 years ago 13

  • Pearl Jam's 'Backspacer' coming to Rock Band

    For the first time ever, Harmonix will be releasing a full album as DLC for Rock Band in conjunction with the album's general release. Pearl Jam's new album, 'Backspacer', will hit the Rock Band Stor

    Posted 13 years ago 22

  • Modern Warfare 2 - LE Console

    Microsoft Corp. and Activision Publishing, Inc. announced yesterday that November 10th, 2009 will mark the worldwide release of the Modern Warfare 2 Limited Edition Console. The special themed Xbox 3

    Posted 13 years ago 75

  • Marvel: Ultimate Alliance 2 Incompatability Error

    If you pre-ordered the game and went to grab it yesterday, popping in your code for Juggernaut (who is awesome, by the way), then your day must have turned out fine. If you did NOT pre-order the game

    Posted 13 years ago 36

  • Brother In Arms: Remember September '44

    Tomorrow will be September 17th, the 65 year anniversary of Operation Market Garden--a day when thousands of paratroopers descended behind enemy lines in Holland to help the Allies advance further in

    Posted 13 years ago 55

  • Deal of the Week: September 14, 2009

    This week's deal of the week brings us some nice platforming action - Lode Runner, normally 1200 MSP is available for 800 MSP for the remainder of the week.

    Posted 13 years ago 15

  • XBLA Wednesday: September 16, 2009

    This weeks brings us two solid titles. Retro and RTS fans rejoice, Bubble Bobble and Command & Conquer Red Alert 3: Commanders Challenge (C&CRA3CC) will both be available Wednesday for 800 MSP each.

    Posted 13 years ago 27

  • Rock Band DLC for 15th September

    Next week the following tracks will be added to the Rock Band Store: Anvil – “666” Anvil – “Metal on Metal” Anvil – “This is Thirteen” Dinosaur Jr. – “Pick Me Up” Dinosaur Jr. – “The Wagon” The Guess

    Posted 13 years ago 25

  • More Left 4 Dead DLC?

    Is there light at the end of the tunnel or will L4D end up in Multiplayer hell when L4D2 is released? That's what L4D2 Boycott Committee founding members Walking_Target and Agent of Chaos hoped to fi

    Posted 13 years ago 23

  • Halo 3 Community Events

    Back in April, I came up with the idea of hosting Halo 3 events that were exclusively open to members of the TrueAchievements community. I didn't think there would be many takers, but there were plen

    Posted 13 years ago 39

  • Madballs Trivia Contest

    What original Madballs toys can you play in “Madballs in…Babo: Invasion”? If you know the answer to this question you maybe the only one to walk away with 40,000MS points, or at least do a little vic

    Posted 13 years ago 61

  • Halo 3: ODST Live-Action Trailer

    A well-performed, beautiful looking trailer was released on September 4th, but managed to slip under some people's radars. My duty to inform the masses was incomplete, and I am sorry for failing you

    Posted 13 years ago 80

  • XBLA Wednesday: September 9th, 2009

    Wallace & Gromit Episode 2: The Last Resort - 800MSP This is the second installment of the Grand Adventures series that features Nick Park's claymation duo Wallace, an absent-minded inventor, and Gro

    Posted 13 years ago 31

  • Batman: Arkham Asylum Free DLC!

    Rocksteady has announced, via the Batman: Arkham Asylum infocast system (an in game news ticker on the main menu), that "new free DLC will be available in 9 days". This is good news if you are among

    Posted 13 years ago 63

  • Deal of the Week: September 7th, 2009

    This weeks DOTW offer sees a massive 50% discount on Puzzle Quest: Challenge of the Warlords taking the price down to 400 MSP, from 800 MSP. Xbox.com gives the following description of the title: Puz

    Posted 13 years ago 43

  • Rock Band DLC for 8th September

    As well as performing at PAX this weekend, the following artists will be added to the Rock Band Store next week: Freezepop – “Get Ready 2 Rokk” Freezepop – “Less Talk More Rokk” Freezepop – “Science

    Posted 13 years ago 15

  • Bioshock 2 Multiplayer Trailer

    Footage of the Bioshock 2 multiplayer mode has been released in a short trailer. Check out the link below to see the video

    Posted 13 years ago 36

  • Lego Rock Band tracks 'will export'

    A 'highly-placed source close to Harmonix' has revealed that the tracks included in the up and coming Lego Rock Band will be exportable, giving you the ability to play them on your Rock Band 2 disc,

    Posted 13 years ago 16

  • 'Xbox Super 360 Elite' Leaked?

    In a recent Ad for and African retailer, a 'Xbox Super 360 Elite' was detailed along with a massive 250GB hard drive. For the ad, please check out the link below. What are your thoughts? Mix up, or g

    Posted 13 years ago 69

  • Guitar Hero 5 'Export' Details finally surface

    Through an article on Destructoid the real details of the Guitar Hero: World Tour export feature - which enables you to carry songs over to Guitar Hero 5 - have been revealed. For 250 MSP you can cur

    Posted 13 years ago 22

  • 'GTAIV: The Ballad of Gay Tony' Trailer Revealed

    Rockstar have released a trailer for the upcoming content for GTAIV, 'The Ballad of Gay Tony. Please check out the link below for the new trailer. For more information on the content, please check ou

    Posted 13 years ago 12