TrueAchievements news archive for November 2011

  • Forza 4 December 'IGN' DLC Trailer and Screenshots

    The next piece of DLC for http://www.trueachievements.com/Forza-Motorsport-4-xbox....htm is titled “December IGN Pack”. This does indeed refer to the gaming site IGN, but besides a giveaway, and the

    Posted 11 years ago 38

  • R.A.W. - Realms of Ancient War Screens Released

    Recently, Focus Home Interactive released a video showing off their lineup of games. Included in that number was R.A.W - Realms of Ancient War, a fantasy hack 'n slash that was announced during E3 an

    Posted 11 years ago 21

  • XBLA Wednesday: November 30th, 2011 [UPDATE]

    Edit 3: Iron Brigade has now hit the European marketplace. However, Scene It? Movie Night appears to be restricted to the US only; this is the first time that I've ever seen a game restricted to a si

    Posted 11 years ago 86

  • Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 13 Box Shots

    Last month, a fan vote was conducted on Facebook to determine the two golf professionals that would join Tiger Woods on the cover of http://www.trueachievements.com/Tiger-Woods-PGA-TOUR-13....htm. On

    Posted 11 years ago 49

  • The Black Eyed Peas Experience Review

    Whether or not the Black Eyed Peas are your cup of tea, it’s hard to avoid them. With various smash hits, millions upon millions of album sales worldwide and now their own dedicated Kinect game. How

    Posted 11 years ago 49

  • New Birds of Steel Screens Released

    It's been over five months since Konami announced that they would be bringing Gaijin Games' flight combat title, Birds of Steel, to the Xbox LIVE Arcade. Other than a set of screens and video, we hav

    Posted 11 years ago 20

  • WP7 DotW: November 30th, 2011

    This week's deal is a popular tower defense title with a unique art style. geoDefense (WP) - $2.99 / £2.29 $1.99 / £1.49 Something exciting and new in the Tower Defense genre! The geometric vector cr

    Posted 11 years ago 26

  • Windows Phone 7 Releases: November 30th, 2011

    This week we've got two new releases. Ghostscape (WP) - $2.99 / £2.29 Investigate this haunted house to find out what happened to the people who lived and died here. Discover ancient occult artefacts

    Posted 11 years ago 32

  • New SSX Screenshots

    Earlier this month we revealed that Travis Rice would be the first real-life snowboarder to become a playable character in EA's upcoming snowboarding game SSX. More details on Rice's role in the game

    Posted 11 years ago 21

  • Amazon 19 Days of Christmas Deals [US Only]

    Amazon continues the discounts on games today with day 2 of their 19 Days of Christmas promotion by discounting select action titles up to 50% off. Some of the deals to be had today include: - Dead I

    Posted 11 years ago 59

  • Mercury Hg 'Rare Earth Elements' DLC Out Now

    The world of Mercury Hg is expanding once again, with new levels coming to the physics based puzzler with the release of "Rare Earth Elements". The DLC adds three new achievements and 50 gamerscore.

    Posted 11 years ago 37

  • Trine 2 Featurette

    If you've been following our coverage of Trine 2, you'll have spotted the recent slew of screenshots and a trailer along with an achievement video. You'll also know then by now that we still don't ha

    Posted 11 years ago 11

  • Bang Bang Racing Announced

    Digital Reality have announced a new racer scheduled to arrive on XBLA titled Bang Bang Racing. Aiming at the party racer category, what can we expect from the oddly named title? - Multiple exotic ra

    Posted 11 years ago 20

  • Retail DLC Roundup: November 29th, 2011

    This week sees DLC releases for seven games. Only one game adds new achievements to its list, while three games have region exclusive DLC. Here is this week’s list: Ace Combat: Assault Horizon • "Com

    Posted 11 years ago 27

  • Call of Duty: Elite - Play Together Better Trailer

    Since it's launch and subsequent crash earlier this month, the Call of Duty: Elite service has still been in popular demand, with Activision announcing six days after the release of Call of Duty: Mod

    Posted 11 years ago 61

  • Final Fantasy XIII-2 Screens and Costume DLC News

    We've seen the likes of Ezio Auditore as a playable character in Namco Bandai's upcoming http://www.trueachievements.com/SoulCalibur-V-xbox-360.htm, and now he'll make another appearance; this time i

    Posted 11 years ago 38

  • Kinect Fun Labs 'Battle Stuff' Out Now

    Yesterday saw the release of the most recent Kinect Fun Labs gadget, Kinect Fun Labs: Battle Stuff. The title describes the game fairly well. You take regular, everyday items, and scan them using the

    Posted 11 years ago 37

  • Deal of the Week: November 29th, 2011

    If you're lucky enough to still have any money or MSP's left over from this past week's Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales, you might want to take a look at the four XBLA games that have all been re

    Posted 11 years ago 64

  • NBA 2K12 Legends Showcase DLC Released

    With the 2011 NBA Lockout looking like it is finally about to end, the timing of the new DLC for http://www.trueachievements.com/NBA-2K12-xbox-360.htm could not be more appropriate. Three days after

    Posted 11 years ago 21

  • Best Buy DotD for November 29th, 2011

    Cyber Monday and Black Friday are behind us, but retailers aren't letting up on the discounts. Today's online exclusive deal for Best Buy is a steal. Major League Baseball 2K11 - $39.99 $19.99 BestBu

    Posted 11 years ago 21

  • US Deal Roundup for November 29th, 2011

    Black Friday and Cyber Monday brought us lots of cheap games, but we have a whole new week of deals to cover. Hopefully you still have some cash stashed away to take advantage of the deals this week.

    Posted 11 years ago 19

  • UK Deal Roundup for November 29th, 2011

    We all know that the Holiday season is fast approaching. With this in mind, I’ve taken the opportunity to add a console section this week, especially as we’ve gone back to consoles being cheap across

    Posted 11 years ago 11

  • Skyrim's First Patch Detailed/Dated

    Like many other gamers, I have been playing http://www.trueachievements.com/Skyrim-xbox-360.htm to a near obsessive level. In fact, I'd like to take this opportunity to apologize to my sweet cousin B

    Posted 11 years ago 176

  • Rainbow 6 Patriots Detailed

    Earlier this month, Ubisoft revealed that the next title in their Rainbow 6 series, http://www.trueachievements.com/TCs-Rainbow-6-Patriots-....htm, is currently in development. A couple days later, t

    Posted 11 years ago 52

  • Battlefield 3 - Gulf of Oman Trailer

    As we previously detailed, DICE will be releasing the "Back to Karkand" map pack for their smash hit, Battlefield 3 early in December. Contained in said pack are several maps from Battlefield 2 remas

    Posted 11 years ago 62

  • Batman: Arkham City DLC Arrives December 20th

    The official Batman: Arkham City Twitter account has a Batchannel update for all of those who want more environments to debilitate their enemies in. The official tweet stated: Brand new DLC coming De

    Posted 11 years ago 76

  • Retail Releases: Week of November 28th, 2011

    December is almost near and that means the inevitable slowdown of video game releases. Even then, there are two, lone stars this week. No releases for North America, but Europe gets the release of th

    Posted 11 years ago 18

  • Cyber Monday Deals on Xbox LIVE

    The Cyber Monday deals are live, and there are a few decent discounts to be had here, ranging from 50-70% off. Mortal Kombat Arcade Kollection - 800 400 MSP Dungeons & Dragons: Daggerdale - 1200 600

    Posted 11 years ago 109

  • US Cyber Monday Deals Roundup

    Monday traditionally kicks off the online sales in the United States, and many retailers have week-long deals for Cyber Monday. Amazon kicks things off with a lot of Lightning Deals throughout the da

    Posted 11 years ago 48

  • Indie Games Spotlight for November 27th, 2011

    CosmicLord91 suggested I check out Angry Fish. Since I am a huge fan of the mobile game of a similar name, I had to give this one a try. In this sequel to the critically acclaimed physics based actio

    Posted 11 years ago 27

  • TA Poll Recap: Week of November 20th, 2011

    The results for the most underrated game poll are in and they were very mixed -- our widest range of responses yet. Most of us agreed that all of the games included are very deserving of your attenti

    Posted 11 years ago 65

  • Winners: Black Friday Freebies

    Well there was a staggering response to our Black Friday competition. Over 2000 entries to be precise! But thanks to the powers at random.org we've emerged with three winners! Here are the names in t

    Posted 11 years ago 82

  • New FIFA Street Box Art and Screenshots

    A couple of days ago, EA released a trailer featuring one of football's biggest stars, Lionel Messi, for the upcoming FIFA Street. Since the trailer, more news has been revealed as why a player who h

    Posted 11 years ago 23

  • TA Gaming Stats - Nov 14th to Nov 20th 2011

    This is the greatest week of stats to ever have passed through the TA Stats HQ. I may have said that in the past, but if I did, I was lying. This time I am not lying as this week is truly the greates

    Posted 11 years ago 56

  • Another Skullgirls Character Revealed

    The wonderful bunch of creative and crazy minds known as Reverge Labs have revealed another fighter for their upcoming title Skullgirls. The newest addition to the roster, Valentine, is a corpse thro

    Posted 11 years ago 24

  • Catherine Comes To Europe In February

    Catherine has been available in Japan and North America for several months now, but has yet to arrive in Europe. This was because Atlus is unable to publish games in Europe, so the company were left

    Posted 11 years ago 50

  • Child's Play Charity Fund-Raising Drive

    Now that the chaos of Black Friday and Cyber Monday is drawing to a close, people tend to reflect on the amount of money that they've managed to save through the amazing bargains over the weekend. Ho

    Posted 11 years ago 50

  • The Burning Xbox

    I powered on my Xbox today to find a message waiting for me from a player whose gamertag was simply God. He told me to deliver this message to all developers and publishers in reference to their mist

    Posted 11 years ago 168

  • Shuffle Party Coming to Windows Phone 7 Owners

    Looks like Windows Phone 7 owners in the United States will have a nice treat waiting for them alongside next week's new release as WPCentral is reporting that the newly announced Shuffle Party will

    Posted 11 years ago 35

  • Steam Autumn Sale Discounts

    Steam are currently holding an Autumn sale. As well as discounts on hundreds of games and DLC over the entire duration of the sale, there are daily offers too. The sale lasts until November 27th. Due

    Posted 11 years ago 52

  • Amazon Black Friday Deals [US Only]

    As Amazon inches every so closer to Black Friday, we are given a slew of discounted titles today. Kinect Sports: Season Two for $29.99, Dance Central 2 for $29.99, Gears of War 3 for $39.99, Batman:

    Posted 11 years ago 83

  • Xbox LIVE Fan Appreciation Sale Friday Deals

    As promised earlier this week, the Xbox LIVE Fan Appreciation Sale has now included some special discounts for Black Friday. These deals only last until the end of today, so don't delay for too long!

    Posted 11 years ago 85

  • Rock Band DLC for November 29th, 2011

    Next week, coming to the Rock Band Store: “Roadrunner Records Pack 02" - 440 MSP • Dream Theater – “On the Backs of Angels” X • Opeth – “Ghost of Perdition” • Trivium – “In Waves” • Starship – “We Bu

    Posted 11 years ago 52

  • Amazon UK Black Friday Deals Nov. 25th

    Amazon's Black Friday Lightning Deals hit their final day in the UK today. Those of you who have been following the previous three articles will know how the deals work by now. For those of you who a

    Posted 11 years ago 13

  • TA Competition: Black Friday Freebies

    After a flurry of Lightning Deals and today's Black Friday madness from just about every major retailer going, we're here to tempt you with yet more games, as if you didn't have enough queued up in y

    Posted 11 years ago 2309

  • Test Drive: Ferrari Due In 2012

    Listen up Test Drive fans! Publisher Bigben Interactive have announced that they have bought the rights to the name Test Drive: Ferrari and that the game will be coming to the Xbox 360 in 2012. Inter

    Posted 11 years ago 38

  • The Pinball Arcade New Trailer Released

    Following on from the trailer announcing their latest title The Pinball Arcade, the folks over at FarSight studios have released another clip revealing a little more detail over the pinball tables fr

    Posted 11 years ago 31

  • FIFA Street New Trailer Released

    Following the recent mash up trailer, EA have released another new video for their upcoming FIFA Street title. This latest clip features none other than Barcelona's footballing genius, Lionel Messi.

    Posted 11 years ago 12

  • A Hero's Guide to Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning

    The Hero's Guide to Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning has so far covered factions and fae, and destiny and fate. Now, EA, 38 Studios and Big Huge Games want to show you how their RPG will redefine combat

    Posted 11 years ago 11

  • SoulCalibur V Costume Sneak Peek

    Mari Shimazaki may not be a name too familiar to most gamers. The designer worked at Capcom before transferring to Clover Studio, where she contributed to the development of Okami. In 2009 she transf

    Posted 11 years ago 24

  • Ace Combat Assault Horizon DLC 4 Screenshots

    The fourth batch of DLC will soon be arriving for Ace Combat: Assault Horizon. This time will see the arrival of two new aircraft and two new skins. We have new screenshots showing the planes in acti

    Posted 11 years ago 13

  • Journey Through Spec Ops: The Line

    Almost a year has passed since the last mention of Yager Development's upcoming third person shooter Spec Ops: The Line, and that was a brief line in 2K's release schedule for 2011-2012. The months o

    Posted 11 years ago 32

  • PSA: Thanksgiving Is Also Good for Batman Fans

    Players of Batman: Arkham City (Xbox 360) and Batman: Arkham City (PC) will have noticed a date-sensitive achievement in the game. On a special day during each month of the year, players are required

    Posted 11 years ago 60

  • Gears of War 3 Boosts Versus Mode

    Ardent Gears of War 3 would have already known about the impending arrival of the free "Booster Map Pack", which adds five new maps to every versus playlist. What nobody would have known is that this

    Posted 11 years ago 78

  • Black Friday Deal Roundup [US Only]

    As you may well know, there is a little thing called Black Friday approaching, and this glorious day brings us lots of cheap video game entertainment. While each of these retailers have already recei

    Posted 11 years ago 42

  • Amazon UK Black Friday Deals Nov. 24th [UPDATE]

    Amazon's Black Friday Lightning Deals push into their fourth day in the UK, with the final day of deals scheduled for tomorrow. Those of you who have been following the previous three articles will k

    Posted 11 years ago 52

  • New Final Fantasy XIII-2 Trailer Emerges

    After last weeks torrent of screenshots from Square Enix, you'd be forgiven for thinking that there was nothing left to show for Final Fantasy XIII-2. It seems Square Enix still have a lot up their s

    Posted 11 years ago 23

  • Red Dead Redemption 4x XP Event This Weekend

    The folks at Rockstar are feeling a bit festive, and to thank the fans, they're offering up quadruple XP for the action-adventure western Red Dead Redemption. http://img163.imageshack.us/img163/6649/

    Posted 11 years ago 50

  • Arcade DLC Roundup: November 23rd, 2011

    Today sees four Xbox LIVE Arcade games receive DLC. Three of these games add further achievements to their total, but the fourth is region exclusive. Here is today's list: Might and Magic: Clash of H

    Posted 11 years ago 19

  • Clocktower Flythrough Video for Gears 3 Released

    Earlier this week, Epic provided us with a fly over video of the Bullet Marsh map that will be included in the Versus Booster Map Pack for Gears of War 3. We noted at the time that one other classic

    Posted 11 years ago 21

  • TNT Racers DLC Hits the Right Formula

    The second piece of DLC for TNT Racers hit the Xbox Marketplace today. As with last month's "Drift Pack", the new "Formula TNT Package" adds new challenges, cars and tracks to the game. The DLC also

    Posted 11 years ago 9

  • Pure Pwnage for Zombie Apocalypse: Never Die Alone

    Different forms of Horde mode are spreading across the gaming world, especially where zombies are concerned. I don't know of anyone who hasn't heard of the Nazi zombie mode in Treyarch's side of the

    Posted 11 years ago 13

  • New Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2 Screenshots

    City Interactive, the developer and publisher behind the upcoming Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2 have today released eight new screenshots from the game's campaign. The screens once again highlight the mark

    Posted 11 years ago 28

  • Might & Magic: Clash of Heroes DLC Released

    Might and Magic: Clash of Heroes received DLC back in September on PC and PSN. That DLC was conspicuously missing from the Xbox 360 though, and Ubisoft remained quiet on the chances of the DLC ever c

    Posted 11 years ago 8

  • Gears 3 Impossible Mission Detailed [UPDATED]

    Update: The region controversy is over! A tweet from the Official Gears 3 Twitter reveals that the skins are, in fact, region free, so go finish that campaign on Insane and get your skins! Original S

    Posted 11 years ago 185

  • New Rock Band 3 Bundles Shipping to Stores

    Mad Catz, long known for their third-party peripherals, are in the publishing business now. After heading the publishing duties for Jonah Lomu Rugby Challenge in North America, their next venture is

    Posted 11 years ago 26

  • WP7 DotW: November 23rd, 2011

    If you missed your chance to pick up the Windows Phone 7 version of Tetris as DotW in August, you're in luck, as the game finds itself marked down yet again this week. Tetris (WP) - $4.99 / £3.99 $2.

    Posted 11 years ago 17

  • Free Xbox Live Gold Weekend [US ONLY]

    A free Xbox Live Gold weekend is inbound for the lovely gamers of the United States using Xbox Live Silver accounts. The free fun will begin this coming holiday weekend from Thursday, November 24th t

    Posted 11 years ago 54

  • Windows Phone 7 Releases: November 23rd, 2011

    Another time management game comes to WP7 this week. Farm Frenzy 2 (WP) - $2.99 / £2.29 If you think life in the big city is crazy, wait until you get a load of the country life in Farm Frenzy 2, whi

    Posted 11 years ago 13

  • Major Dark Souls Patch Released

    Western regions are now receiving the latest patch for Namco's Dark Souls. Many, many fixes and alterations have been included. If anything seems a little off, that's due to the fact that these patch

    Posted 11 years ago 35

  • Amazon Pre-Black Friday Deals [US Only]

    As Amazon inches every so closer to Black Friday, we are given a few Family Friendly titles on special today. http://www.trueachievements.com/Just-Dance-3-xbox-360.htm is $29.99, Sesame Street: Once

    Posted 11 years ago 18

  • GFWL and WP7 Fan Appreciation Sale

    The Xbox brand recently celebrated its 10th anniversary. Players were rewarded with a free avatar prop, which is still available for download from here at this moment in time. Yesterday, further rewa

    Posted 11 years ago 33

  • Specialised Kinect for Windows Hardware Announced

    Microsoft's Kinect has proved a great enabler for many a company or research team who were looking for an affordable solution to their advanced motion sensing troubles. We've seen Kinect mounted on t

    Posted 11 years ago 29

  • Amazon UK Black Friday Deals Nov. 23rd

    Amazon's Black Friday Lightning Deals continue in the UK for a third day, and will continue through until November 25th. Those of you who have been following the previous two articles will know how t

    Posted 11 years ago 20

  • Xbox Live Fan Appreciation Sale

    Xbox Live users and fans alike are being made to feel special this week, as a fair amount of Games on Demand and XBLA titles, as well as DLC and themes have all had there prices discounted to show so

    Posted 11 years ago 135

  • New Teaser for Bioware's Next Game

    The acclaimed development team at Bioware is known for deep, high-end stories with addicting gameplay. As was announced a few weeks ago, the next project of theirs that will hopefully continue that t

    Posted 11 years ago 75

  • GFWL DLC Roundup: November 22nd, 2011

    Batman: Arkham City (PC) is releasing this week, and Microsoft has released the "Robin Bundle Pack" DLC to go with it. The game page on TrueAchievements seems to suggest that there may not be achieve

    Posted 11 years ago 10

  • Retail DLC Roundup: November 22nd, 2011

    This week sees DLC releases for 12 games. Three games add new achievements to their list, while two games have region exclusive DLC. Here is this week’s list: Batman: Arkham City (Xbox 360) – more in

    Posted 11 years ago 32

  • Rayman 3 Hoodlum Havoc HD Coming to XBLA

    Hot on the heels of the release of Rayman Origins, Ubisoft has announced that everyone's favorite no-limbed hero will be heading to XBLA in the form of an HD remake. That's right folks, Rayman 3 Hood

    Posted 11 years ago 36

  • This Week's NFL Blitz 2-Minute Drill Released

    Last week's 2-Minute Drill for EA Sports' upcoming XBLA title, NFL Blitz, detailed the co-op mode. This week, NFL Blitz Designer Yuri Bialoskursky walks us through "Elite League", which is the third

    Posted 11 years ago 8

  • F1 2011 Newest Patch For GFWL Released

    According to a post in the official Codemaster forums, their latest racing title http://www.trueachievements.com/F1-2011-xbox-360.htm will be getting a patch for the PC version of the game. This is t

    Posted 11 years ago 6

  • Sesame Street: Once Upon A Monster DLC Released

    This is the only DLC release today that can claim to be firmly aimed at the kids. Aliens have come to Sesame Street, and players have to help them to complete their mission in the "New Chapter" DLC f

    Posted 11 years ago 7

  • Dead Island Blood Bath Arena DLC Released

    The current gaming trend is a form of Horde mode. Wave upon wave of enemies come charging towards you until you either collapse under the strain, or you reach that magical level where you have beaten

    Posted 11 years ago 33

  • Batman: Arkham City Robin DLC Hits Xbox.com

    All Batman fans know who Robin is; he's one of the most famous side-kicks in comic book history. The character was even given his own pre-order bonus DLC - "Robin Bundle Pack" - upon release of Batma

    Posted 11 years ago 24

  • Amazon UK Black Friday Deals Nov. 22nd [UPDATE]

    Amazon's Black Friday Lightning Deals continue in the UK today. Having started yesterday, the deals will continue through until November 25th. For those of you who are unsure of how the deals work, t

    Posted 11 years ago 69

  • 'Splosion Man to Appear in Retro City Rampage

    VBlank Entertainment has revealed at this past weekend's MineCon that both Splosion Man and http://www.trueachievements.com/Ms-Splosion-Man-xbox-360.htm will be appearing in their upcoming XBLA title

    Posted 11 years ago 11

  • Deal of the Week: November 22nd, 2011

    As reported in last week's Deal of the Week post, this week Microsoft are bringing 50% discounts to three "Crazy Street Racing" themed XBLA games. XBLA: • Streets of Rage 2 - 400 MSP 200 MSP • SEGA R

    Posted 11 years ago 46

  • BattleBlock Theater Spotlights More Prisoners

    We've seen many prisoners receive the spotlight treatment in The Behemoth's upcoming BattleBlock Theater, so why shouldn't they show us a couple more? In the following pair of trailers, we get a two-

    Posted 11 years ago 13

  • XBLA Wednesday: November 23rd, 2011 [UPDATE]

    UPDATE The official Facebook page for the game reveals more information that we were waiting for. First, it will be 800 MSP with additional DLC priced separately. (*sniffles*)...And secondly, America

    Posted 11 years ago 105

  • Amazon Pre-Black Friday Deals [US Only]

    As Amazon inches every so closer to Black Friday, we are given a few Action Games and Accessories on special today. The action racer Split/Second is priced at $12.99 for those of you who missed out o

    Posted 11 years ago 11

  • US Deal Roundup for November 22nd, 2011

    Since Black Friday deals take effect for most stores starting on Thursday this week, some of these deals are good only through November 23rd. As always, check the retailer's site before heading out.

    Posted 11 years ago 15

  • UK Deal Roundup for November 22nd, 2011

    After the void that was last week, we have a lot more sales for you this week. For the first time since I’ve been doing these roundups, I have all 17 retailers featuring in one way or another, as Sai

    Posted 11 years ago 14

  • New Dashboard Experience Launches December 6th

    If you're in the preview program for the new dashboard experience, you may have enjoyed waving that over the heads of your Xbox LIVE friends who didn't make it in. However, Microsoft has confirmed th

    Posted 11 years ago 225

  • Max Payne 3 Special Edition Detailed

    Rockstar has announced the contents for their Special Edition of the upcoming Max Payne 3. The package is highlighted by a 10" statue of Max himself, and also includes exclusive multiplayer weapons,

    Posted 11 years ago 60

  • Enemy Front Announced

    City Interactive, the folks responsible for the Sniper: Ghost Warrior series, have announced a new game taking players back to the formerly crowded WWII shooter genre. Though recent additions to firs

    Posted 11 years ago 59

  • New Kung-Fu: High Impact Trailer

    The visual style of Kung-Fu High Impact is reminiscent of a classic Mortal Kombat, but don't be fooled. That isn't Sub-Zero dispatching enemies left and right -- it's you. This Kinect game doesn't ju

    Posted 11 years ago 16

  • Amazon UK Black Friday Deals Nov. 21st [UPDATE]

    Black Friday may well be a big event in North America, but there's no need to limit the offers to that region now, is there? Amazon thinks not, and are running a series of Black Friday Lightning Deal

    Posted 11 years ago 58

  • Prototype 2 'Welcome to NYZ' Developer Diary

    Prototype (Xbox 360) is a game that probably could have made the list of options of this week's TA poll, asking what the most underrated 360 game is. It flew a bit under the radar and was certainly n

    Posted 11 years ago 5

  • BF3 Strike at Karkand Trailer

    Next month's expansion map pack for http://www.trueachievements.com/Battlefield-3-xbox-360.htm should serve as a nice holiday gift for those of you who bought the Limited Edition of the game. It come

    Posted 11 years ago 44

  • Best Buy DotD for November 21st, 2011 [US Only]

    Monday's deal is practically a polar opposite of Friday's offering. Saints Row: The Third - Platinum Pack gets a $20 price cut for the day with free shipping. http://www.trueachievements.com/Saints-R

    Posted 11 years ago 21

  • Best Buy DotD for November 18th [US Only]

    The deal today is perfect for those with young ones, or the young at heart. http://www.trueachievements.com/Once-Upon-a-Monster-xbo....htm, exclusive to Kinect, gets a sizeable price drop online for

    Posted 11 years ago 15

  • Dance Central 2 DLC for November 22nd, 2011

    Harmonix announced that two new tracks will be heading to http://www.trueachievements.com/Dance-Central-2-xbox-360.htm tomorrow, November 22nd. The two tracks are: Lady Gaga - Marry the Night Lady Ga

    Posted 11 years ago 14

  • Retail Releases: Week of November 21st, 2011

    The last few months of gaming releases may arguably one of the best in history. Some of us are inevitably backed up with the cornucopia of amazing games. Fear not, TAers, sweet relief is near. But no

    Posted 11 years ago 27

  • Amazon Black Friday Deals for 11/21 [US Only]

    Welcome to the biggest shopping week of the year, where every retailer under the sun (and some that just might be extra-solar) will be vying for your every pence, pound, quid, mark, euro, and dollar.

    Posted 11 years ago 27

  • Minecraft Trailer Shows New Details

    If you're not too clued up on Minecraft, let's take this rather dry definition from the Minecraft Wiki: Minecraft is a sandbox construction game... The game involves players creating and destroying v

    Posted 11 years ago 73

  • Age of Empires Online November Patch

    Microsoft Studios have detailed their latest patch for Age of Empires Online (PC). Here's the rundown of the new modes, fixes, changes, and additions: Champion Mode! Champion mode has arrived for Ran

    Posted 11 years ago 15

  • TA Poll Recap: Week of November 13th, 2011

    Last week's poll asked for your opinions on the online pass format that we're seeing implemented more and more each year. Though many industry analysts predict the online pass will eventually become

    Posted 11 years ago 148

  • The Music of SSX Developer Diary

    Music can play an important part in video games. This couldn't have been more apparent when SEGA announced that the XBLA port of Crazy Taxi would not have the original soundtrack; the public outcry w

    Posted 11 years ago 14

  • Karaoke Revolution Glee Vol. 3 Track List

    Fans of the television show Glee have only found refuge on the Wii for their karaoke gaming. This needs to happen no more, as Karaoke Revolution Glee: Volume 3 will release on the Xbox 360 next week,

    Posted 11 years ago 24

  • TA Gaming Stats - Nov 7th to Nov 13th 2011

    Nothing to see here, nope, nothing at all. In fact, you already skipped my opening ramble and you moved right to the charts didn't you? Of course you did. It's alright, I'm not offended or anything,

    Posted 11 years ago 49

  • Amazon Pre-Black Friday Deals [US Only]

    Today Amazon's Pre-Black Friday deal brings us 20% off bundles and other recent releases. Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure Starter Pack bundles are starting at $49.99 today. They include the Skylanders

    Posted 11 years ago 19

  • Indie Games Spotlight for November 20th, 2011

    Avatar Ninja allows you to put your avatar through some very difficult ninja training courses to see if you have what it takes to be a virtual ninja! NINJA POWER! Prove your skills as a shadow warrio

    Posted 11 years ago 5

  • Onechanbara Z: Kagura Weapons Trailer Released

    D3Publisher have a new trailer for their upcoming title, Onechanbara Z: Kagura, although it might be possibly be considered more of an educational training video. The clip runs at 5:29 minutes and gi

    Posted 11 years ago 21

  • TA Community Interview - rotorschnee

    I know you. I can tell that you’re shaking… itching with withdrawal… you need a hit… you need it bad… fortunately for you, The Gamish Inquisition is back! This week, we bring you the interview of rot

    Posted 11 years ago 50

  • Assassin's Creed: Revelations Review

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  • Amazon Pre-Black Friday Deals [US Only]

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    Posted 11 years ago 16

  • Marvel Super Hero Squad: CC Launch Trailer

    Marvel Super Hero Squad: Comic Combat was released earlier this week and the game's publisher, THQ, has now released a launch trailer to showcase the uDraw-controlled gameplay. As the title's name su

    Posted 11 years ago 12

  • The King of Fighters XIII Combo Trailer Released

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    Posted 11 years ago 12

  • Gears of War 3 Bullet Marsh Fly Over Video

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  • TotemBall Returns to the Xbox Marketplace

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    Posted 11 years ago 80

  • FIFA Street Mash Up Trailer Released

    Back in September, EA released a trailer for their upcoming XBLA title, FIFA Street, showing off some of the awesome moves that are often performed by skilled soccer players. That video, however, was

    Posted 11 years ago 13

  • Street Fighter x Tekken Alternate Costumes Preview

    Alternate costumes are a favourite subject for Capcom. They've been releasing alternate costume packs as DLC for the Street Fighter games since Street Fighter IV. Street Fighter x Tekken will be no e

    Posted 11 years ago 34

  • UMvC3 Alternate Costume DLC Breakdown

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  • WWE '12 Launch Trailer Released

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    Posted 11 years ago 9

  • Trine 2 Screens Released

    Atlus is clearly ready to put all of its weight behind Frozenbyte's upcoming XBLA action-platformer http://www.trueachievements.com/Trine-2-xbox-360.htm. After all, when a publisher is aware enough o

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  • Max Payne 3 Developer Diary 1

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    Posted 11 years ago 28

  • Winter Stars Launch Trailer Released

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    Posted 11 years ago 4

  • Rock Band DLC for November 22nd, 2011

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    Posted 11 years ago 52

  • Gears of War 3 Weekend Details

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    Posted 11 years ago 37

  • New SoulCalibur V Screens

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    Posted 11 years ago 25

  • Amazon Pre-Black Friday Deals [US Only]

    Amazon has released their schedule for video game Pre-Black Friday deals, and today brings us Trick Out Your Console: Save up to 40%. Today's deals include various Kinect mounts to get that perfect a

    Posted 11 years ago 15

  • Avalanche Studios Confirms Project Mamba

    Avalanche Studios, the Swedish developer behind Just Cause and Just Cause 2, has confirmed that it is currently developing a new AAA title, codenamed Project Mamba. At this time, the development team

    Posted 11 years ago 21

  • Iron Brigade Finally Dated for Europe

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  • More Final Fantasy XIII-2 Screenshots

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    Posted 11 years ago 37

  • Some New Ninja Gaiden 3 Screenshots

    Team Ninja is at it again, releasing more screenshots for Ninja Gaiden 3. In case you missed it we have more screenshots here and you can view a gameplay trailer here. http://img412.imageshack.us/img

    Posted 11 years ago 24

  • SSX 'It's Tricky' Trailer

    EA revealed today that a remixed version of the classic ‘It’s Tricky’ by RUN-D.M.C. will feature in http://www.trueachievements.com/SSX-xbox-360.htm. The track will be triggered dynamically in-game a

    Posted 11 years ago 33

  • WWE '12 Reveals More DLC Wrestlers

    We've already seen the details from DLC packs one and two for THQ's upcoming WWE '12, so now it's time to take a view at the last (and supposedly final) set of DLC wrestlers who make up the "Legends

    Posted 11 years ago 25

  • Eight New UFC Undisputed 3 Fighter Videos

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  • Best Buy DotD for November 17th [US Only]

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  • The Making of Risen 2 Part 1

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  • Twister Mania Demo Available to Download

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  • Orcs Must Die! DLC Detailed

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    Posted 11 years ago 17

  • King of Fighters XIII Combo Trailer and DLC Plans

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  • New Kinect Fun Labs Gadget Coming Later This Month

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  • Spectacular Deal for Gears 3 on BestBuy.com [US]

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    Posted 11 years ago 26

  • Sesame Street Once Upon a Monster UFO DLC

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  • uDraw GameTablet Launch Trailer

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    Posted 11 years ago 19

  • WP7 DotW: November 16th, 2011

    This week's official WP7 Deal of the Week is the liquid puzzler Enigmo, which sees a one week price drop. Enigmo (WP) - $2.99 - £2.29 $1.99 - £1.49 Enigmo is the most unique game that you'll find for

    Posted 11 years ago 44

  • NFL Blitz Online Co-op Trailer released

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    Posted 11 years ago 14

  • Ghostscape Coming to WP7

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    Posted 11 years ago 16

  • Focus Home Interactive Shows Off Their Lineup

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    Posted 11 years ago 17

  • Syndicate 'New England' Co-op Trailer

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  • Windows Phone 7 Releases: November 16th, 2011

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    Posted 11 years ago 25

  • Assassin's Creed: Revelations DLC Dated [UPDATED]

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    Posted 11 years ago 98

  • Appear in the Next Rocksmith Ad

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  • XBLA Wednesday: November 16th, 2011

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    Posted 11 years ago 20

  • Magic: The Gathering DotP 2012 DLC Released

    Two more decks have been added to Magic: The Gathering - Duels of the Planeswalkers 2012 today in the second expansion for the game. The decks will be available to use in both the campaign and multip

    Posted 11 years ago 16

  • Retail DLC Roundup: November 15th, 2011 [UPDATED]

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    Posted 11 years ago 54

  • Amazon Pre-Black Friday Deals [US Only]

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    Posted 11 years ago 24

  • Need For Speed: The Run Launch Trailer

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    Posted 11 years ago 20

  • Gears of War 3 Title Update

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  • Deal of the Week: November 15th, 2011 [UPDATED]

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    Posted 11 years ago 64

  • GFWL DLC Roundup: November 15th, 2011

    Batman: Arkham City (PC) has yet to be released, but that hasn't stopped Microsoft from releasing the "Nightwing Bundle Pack". As the achievements for the Games for Windows LIVE version of the game h

    Posted 11 years ago 12

  • Asura's Wrath Pre-Order Bonuses Revealed

    Capcom's upcoming http://www.trueachievements.com/Asuras-Wrath-xbox-360.htm is almost completely focused on one man's rage and his quest for revenge. Rage can be an exhausting and draining thing, how

    Posted 11 years ago 16

  • Happy Birthday, Xbox!

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    Posted 11 years ago 168

  • Final Fantasy XIII-2 Screens Released

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    Posted 11 years ago 31

  • 2K Publisher Sale Now Live

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    Posted 11 years ago 58

  • Michael Phelps - Push the Limit Demo Available Now

    So you think you have what it takes to become an Olympic swimmer? Words are cheap, prove it land lubber. If you haven't picked up the title yet which launched a short while back, now's the time to te

    Posted 11 years ago 28

  • Halo: Reach Anniversary Map Pack Released

    Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary released today, but 343 Industries didn't want to restrict the tenth anniversary celebrations to one game. Today, the "Halo: Reach - Anniversary Map Pack" was also re

    Posted 11 years ago 77

  • Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 Intro Trailer

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    Posted 11 years ago 17

  • A Single New Skullgirls Trailer

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    Posted 11 years ago 11

  • Assassin's Creed - Building Constantinople

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    Posted 11 years ago 19

  • UK Deal Roundup for November 15th, 2011

    New sales are few and far between this week. Bee starts a winter clearance but only has a small selection. Only Shopto and TheHut have decent weekly offerings. However, TheHut and Zavvi’s Value Games

    Posted 11 years ago 18

  • US Deal Roundup for November 15th, 2011

    Amazon has a several video games in their Holiday Toy Guide promotion that runs through December 24th. Get a $50 credit with the purchase of an Xbox 360 4GB Kinect bundle in this weekly deals edition

    Posted 11 years ago 30

  • Kingdoms of Amalur Destiny & Fate Dev Diary

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    Posted 11 years ago 15

  • Retail Releases: Week of November 14th, 2011

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    Posted 11 years ago 80

  • Winner: Modern Warfare 3 Giveaway

    OK guys, it's time to get a member of the TA community hooked up with a copy of http://www.trueachievements.com/Modern-Warfare-3-xbox-3....htm . The Newshounds have picked their winner from the submi

    Posted 11 years ago 217

  • AC: Revelations Story Recap Trailer

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    Posted 11 years ago 32

  • Pictionary Ultimate Edition Trailer [Update]

    Update: A new pair of uDraw videos were released as well. The first details one of the uDraw's features: Save and Share, which gives users the ability to upload their art to the uDraw website and sha

    Posted 11 years ago 18

  • Dead Island Bloodbath Arena DLC Dated

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    Posted 11 years ago 56

  • GTASC 2 Sign-Ups Extended

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    Posted 11 years ago 68

  • TA Interview: Starfire Studios

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    Posted 11 years ago 13

  • Battlefield 3 Patch Incoming

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    Posted 11 years ago 98

  • Halo: Anniversary Tribute Trailer

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    Posted 11 years ago 36

  • Amazon Pre-Black Friday Deal Schedule [US Only]

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    Posted 11 years ago 20

  • AC: Revelations Twitter Launch Trailer

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    Posted 11 years ago 14

  • Server Maintenance tomorrow

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    Posted 11 years ago 52

  • Rabbids: Alive & Kicking Review

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    Posted 11 years ago 9

  • TA Competition: Modern Warfare 3 Giveaway

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    Posted 11 years ago 711

  • Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3 Review

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    Posted 11 years ago 211

  • Toys 'R Us Black Friday Deals [US Only]

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    Posted 11 years ago 26

  • Indie Games Spotlight for November 13th, 2011

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    Posted 11 years ago 20

  • TA Gaming Stats - Oct 31st to Nov 6th 2011

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    Posted 11 years ago 16

  • Gamestop Black Friday Deals [US Only]

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    Posted 11 years ago 46

  • TA Poll Recap: Week of November 6th, 2011

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    Posted 11 years ago 39

  • TA Gaming Stats - October 2011

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    Posted 11 years ago 20

  • Online Passes - Point/Counterpoint

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    Posted 11 years ago 112

  • First Game of Thrones Screenshots

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    Posted 11 years ago 36

  • Trio of New Saints Row: The Third Items

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    Posted 11 years ago 31

  • LEGO Harry Potter: Years 5-7 Launch Trailer

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    Posted 11 years ago 25

  • Of Orcs and Men: Rebellion of Orcs Screens

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    Posted 11 years ago 23

  • Gears of War 3 Event Weekend

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    Posted 11 years ago 75

  • Trine 2 Achievement Video

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    Posted 11 years ago 8

  • Travis Rice Confirmed for SSX

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    Posted 11 years ago 9

  • Target Black Friday Ad Revealed [US Only]

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    Posted 11 years ago 42

  • Jillian Michaels' Fitness Adventure Trailer

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    Posted 11 years ago 13

  • New Kingdoms of Amalur Screenshots Released

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    Posted 11 years ago 19

  • New NFL Blitz Football Flambé Trailer

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    Posted 11 years ago 13

  • Amazing Spider-Man Concept Art

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    Posted 11 years ago 27

  • FIFA 12 Massive Update Hitting Today

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    Posted 11 years ago 39

  • Rock Band DLC for November 15th, 2011

    Next week coming to the Rock Band Store: “Stevie Wonder Pack 01” - 680 MSP •“Superstition” •“Higher Ground” •“Living For the City” •“Sir Duke” X •“I Wish” X Tracks are priced at 160 MSP each. Tracks

    Posted 11 years ago 25

  • Best Buy Black Friday Deals [US Only]

    Early consensus is that the focus on Black Friday 2011 are video games, evidenced by yesterday's Walmart Black Friday ad, and with today's announcement from Best Buy. Here is what they have to offer

    Posted 11 years ago 49

  • Winners: Fusion: Genesis Launch Competition

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    Posted 11 years ago 22

  • Final Fantasy XIII-2 Collector's Edition Detailed

    North American gamers who were beginning to get a little frustrated by the sudden wealth of European-exclusive Limited and Collector's Editions can now feel at least a tiny bit better as Square Enix

    Posted 11 years ago 33

  • Gotham City Impostors Dated

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    Posted 11 years ago 15

  • Scene It? Movie Night Trailer Released

    The Scene It? franchise is taking its interactive board game-based gameplay to the Xbox LIVE Arcade later this month. The downloadable game, titled Scene It? Movie Night, will include fourteen differ

    Posted 11 years ago 22

  • Black Eyed Peas Experience Launch Trailer Released

    I Gotta Feeling that some of you may Do What You Want and ignore some of the other big releases to Pump It with the Black Eyed Peas Experience. Ok, I'll stop trying to horn in song titles so I can in

    Posted 11 years ago 14

  • Belated GFWL DotW: November 10th, 2011

    I apologise for the late showing of this Games for Windows LIVE Deal of the Week. However, it is here now and you still have six days to make use of the offer. Universe at War: Earth Assault has a sh

    Posted 11 years ago 18

  • UFC Undisputed 3 PRIDE Matchup Trailer

    THQ have released a new gameplay trailer for their upcoming title http://www.trueachievements.com/UFC-Undisputed-3-xbox-3....htm. With Shogun & Hendo scheduled to meet in the Octagon later this month

    Posted 11 years ago 7

  • Moon Knight Coming To Pinball FX2

    The upcoming "Vengeance and Virtue" DLC for Pinball FX2 (Xbox 360) is shaping up to be one hell of a table pack. We already know that poll winner Ghost Rider is representing one of the two "Vengeance

    Posted 11 years ago 37

  • Rayman Origins Launch Trailer

    So far Rayman Origins has taught us many things. We know ten ways to bubblize our enemies, ten ways to get around, and for the morbid amongst you, ten ways to die. Now that we've been so thoroughly e

    Posted 11 years ago 16

  • Limbo Sells One Million Copies

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    Posted 11 years ago 49

  • Assassin's Creed: Revelations Launch Trailer

    Continuing the confusing trend of launch trailers days before launch, here's the latest from Ubisoft's upcoming smash hit, Assassin's Creed: Revelations We've brought you the official story trailer,

    Posted 11 years ago 34

  • The King of Fighters XIII: Tutorial Series

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    Posted 11 years ago 7

  • Asura's Wrath Character Bios

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    Posted 11 years ago 7

  • NBA 2K11 Servers To Remain Running Until 2012

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    Posted 11 years ago 42

  • Scanner Update

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  • CoD Elite Premium Memberships Extended 30 Days

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  • Alan Wake XBLA Teaser Trailer

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    Posted 11 years ago 46

  • Halo: CE Anniversary Map Pack Detailed

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    Posted 11 years ago 92

  • Walmart Unveils Black Friday Deals [US Only]

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    Posted 11 years ago 93

  • Two New WWE 12 Videos Arrive

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    Posted 11 years ago 16

  • Major Xbox.com Update Today

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  • The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Animations Video

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  • Kinect Disneyland Adventures Trailer

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    Posted 11 years ago 15

  • Ace Combat Assault Horizon DLC 3 Screens

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    Posted 11 years ago 13

  • Saint's Row The Third: 'Cherished Memories' #8

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  • TA Competition: Fusion: Genesis Launch Competition

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    Posted 11 years ago 300

  • Modern Warfare 3 to Receive 20 DLC Packs

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  • My Coach Self Defence Trailer

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    Posted 11 years ago 16

  • Your Shape Fitness Evolved 2012 Launch Trailer

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    Posted 11 years ago 7

  • UFC Undisputed 3 Velasquez Vs Dos Santos Gameplay

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    Posted 11 years ago 21

  • Retail DLC Update: November 9th, 2011

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    Posted 11 years ago 16

  • The Simpsons Arcade Coming to XBLA? [Rumor]

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    Posted 11 years ago 115

  • Atlus Bringing Game of Thrones to the 360

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    Posted 11 years ago 49

  • Batman Arkham City PC Delayed Again

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    Posted 11 years ago 28

  • AC: Revelations 'Official Story Trailer'

    After the events of http://www.trueachievements.com/Assassins-Creed-xbox-360.htm and http://www.trueachievements.com/Assassins-Creed-II-xbox....htm, few could have imagined exactly how far Ubisoft wo

    Posted 11 years ago 35

  • Pair of NFL Blitz Developer Diaries Released

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    Posted 11 years ago 13

  • Kinect for Windows Update Detailed

    There's no doubt that the Kinect, whether you like it or not, is a hugely successful product. At the time of its release, it became the fastest selling consumer entertainment device ever and has foun

    Posted 11 years ago 39

  • WP7 DotW: November 9th, 2011

    This week, the puzzle-RPG version of the venerable Castlevania series gets a markdown. Castlevania Puzzle (WP) - $6.99 - £5.49 $4.99 - £3.99 Take control of Alucard, son of Dracula, and experience Ca

    Posted 11 years ago 22

  • Windows Phone 7 Releases: November 9th, 2011

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    Posted 11 years ago 8

  • Alien Spidy Announced

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  • Rayman Origins Demo Available Now

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    Posted 11 years ago 27

  • A Pair of Metal Gear Solid Videos

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    Posted 11 years ago 25

  • Skullgirls' Game Mechanics Trailer

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    Posted 11 years ago 10

  • Fusion: Genesis Review

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    Posted 11 years ago 24

  • Fusion: Genesis New Trailer, Pictures and Music

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    Posted 11 years ago 5

  • New Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?: SE Trailer

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    Posted 11 years ago 26

  • Hitman: Absolution New Teaser Screenshot Released

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    Posted 11 years ago 17

  • Deal of the Week: November 8th, 2011

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    Posted 11 years ago 51

  • XCOM Delayed

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    Posted 11 years ago 24

  • Trine 2 Latest Trailer And Screenshots Collection

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    Posted 11 years ago 11

  • Xbox 360 Demo Roundup: November 8th, 2011

    With demos for five different games being released today, we decided to write one larger article instead of several individual ones. This may become a more permanent option, but that is up to you. Le

    Posted 11 years ago 26

  • More Dead Rising 2: Off The Record (PC) DLC

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    Posted 11 years ago 16

  • TES V: 'The World of Skyrim' Trailer

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    Posted 11 years ago 56

  • SSX: Massive World Producer Video - Part 3

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    Posted 11 years ago 7

  • Dead Island Receives Another Patch

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  • Gears of War 2 20x XP Event Now Live

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    Posted 11 years ago 73

  • Modern Warfare 3 Screens Released

    The big day for many of you has finally arrived. That's right, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is now out and undoubtedly spinning in many of your hard drives right this second. For those of you who d

    Posted 11 years ago 76

  • Retail DLC Roundup: November 8th, 2011

    Today we are again overwhelmed with DLC, but this time it stems from just five games. None of them carry achievements, but the good news is that we don't have any region exclusive DLC this week. Here

    Posted 11 years ago 9

  • Saints Row: The Third 'Tim & Eric & Genki' Trailer

    Every once in a while, I like to come out of left field with something a bit wacky... this is usually a daily occurrence. With that in mind, I have a pretty high "weird" tolerance. In an event as rar

    Posted 11 years ago 60

  • All Day Amazon Gold Box Video Game Deals [US Only]

    Amazon is doing another all-day video game themed Gold Box set of deals today, and they have FIFA 12 for $39.99 as today's Deal of the Day. FIFA 12 currently has a community rating of 4.5 stars and a

    Posted 11 years ago 24

  • US Deal Roundup for November 8th, 2011

    With the most anticipated game of the year hitting shelves this week, there is little else on sale. But those who didn't take advantage of a Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 pre-order offer, don't worr

    Posted 11 years ago 50

  • UK Deal Roundup for November 8th, 2011

    This week sees the return to the article of Amazon, ASDA and Toys R Us. GAME and Gamestation have renamed their sales due to the impending arrival of Christmas, but I've gone into full detail anyway.

    Posted 11 years ago 20

  • TA Competition: Orcs Must Die! Clothing Giveaway

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  • Rock Band 3 Title Update Detailed

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    Posted 11 years ago 43

  • First Screenshot of Alan Wake XBLA Emerges

    Days ago we brought you the news that this year's Spike TV Video Game Awards will serve as the reveal for the next installment in the Alan Wake franchise. As was leaked by XBLAFans.com in May, the ga

    Posted 11 years ago 84

  • Zumba Fitness Rush Screenshots Released

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    Posted 11 years ago 12

  • Bioshock Infinite Voice Actor Trailer Part 2

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    Posted 11 years ago 17

  • XBLA Wednesday: November 9th, 2011

    Your XBLA Wednesday posts will be back to their regular Monday format from now on. File the decision under "Ask and you shall receive." With that said, here is what's coming to the downloadable space

    Posted 11 years ago 39

  • Kinect Sports Season 2 - Challenge Pack #1 Out Now

    Rare and Big Park are continuing their support for their recently released Kinect Sports: Season Two with the free "Challenge Pack #1", available for download now. The DLC adds six new mini-games; a

    Posted 11 years ago 16

  • Need For Speed: The Run New Trailers Released

    With the release date for Need For Speed: The Run rapidly approaching, EA and the folks over at the Need For Speed studio have released two new trailers for the upcoming title. The first video, runni

    Posted 11 years ago 8

  • Image from BioWare's New IP Emerges

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    Posted 11 years ago 69

  • Winter Stars Dated for Europe

    We all know from this week's release article (well, those of you who continued reading past The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim) that Deep Silver's Kinect-enabled Winter Sports will be making its way to Nort

    Posted 11 years ago 4

  • New Happy Wars Trailer Released

    When we first brought you details of ToyLogic's upcoming multi-player action title, Happy Wars, we noted that the game would include three character types - warrior, mage, and cleric - and that these

    Posted 11 years ago 16

  • Second Musou Orochi 2 Promo Video Released

    Koei has released a new trailer for their upcoming sequel to Warriors Orochi 2, which will be titled Musou Orochi 2 for the Japanese market. In the trailer, you can see a couple of the cross-over cha

    Posted 11 years ago 18

  • Amazon DotD for November 7th [US Only]

    Do you know what's better than a puppy? Seriously... I'm asking here, because nothing is better than a puppy. Unfortunately, it's hard to get that full puppy nirvana from a video game, but I'll be da

    Posted 11 years ago 24

  • Retail Releases: Week of November 7th, 2011

    If there ever was a week where gamers will scramble their minds in an attempt to choose between games, this week is that week. More than five years ago, gamers were graced with one of the most succes

    Posted 11 years ago 227

  • AMY Walkthrough - Relationship Mechanics

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    Posted 11 years ago 30

  • First Joe Danger Special Edition Trailer

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    Posted 11 years ago 28

  • Indie Games Spotlight for November 6th, 2011

    Hello and welcome to our first post Indie Games Summer Uprising Spotlight. This week we feature DLC Quest. What happens when DLC goes too far? Defeat the bad guy, save the world and get the girl! But

    Posted 11 years ago 31

  • Aliens: Colonial Marines Screenshots

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    Posted 11 years ago 31

  • Weekly TA Poll is Back

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    Posted 11 years ago 50

  • The War of the Worlds Review

    It would be a long time before I could get past that checkpoint I had already struggled to overcome so many times before. Learned helplessness began to seep through my mind and invade my thoughts as

    Posted 11 years ago 59

  • TA Gaming Stats Oct 24th to Oct 30th 2011

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    Posted 11 years ago 37

  • TA Community Interview - Beanpotter

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    Posted 11 years ago 64

  • Rainbow 6 Patriots Video Released

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    Posted 11 years ago 57

  • MW3 Live Action Trailer

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    Posted 11 years ago 99

  • 2010 World Cup and FIFA 10 Server Closures

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    Posted 11 years ago 148

  • GTASC 2 Sign-Ups Now Open

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    Posted 11 years ago 290

  • Gearbox Honours Late Fan

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    Posted 11 years ago 183

  • Modern Warfare 3 - The Social Experience

    We're just a few short days away from the release of what will most likely be the biggest selling game of this year, if not all time, and Activision, Infinity Ward and Sledgehammer Games have release

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  • The Black Eyed Peas Experience Tracklist Trailer

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    Posted 11 years ago 12

  • New AC: Revelations Trailers and TV Ad

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    Posted 11 years ago 28

  • MLB 2K12 Cover Athlete Revealed

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    Posted 11 years ago 38

  • Genre Tier 2 now live!

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    Posted 11 years ago 76

  • Battlefield 3: Back to Karkand Gameplay Trailer

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  • Ridge Racer Unbounded Dated

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    Posted 11 years ago 16

  • BestBuy.com Two Day Sale November 4th-5th [US]

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    Posted 11 years ago 46

  • Rock Band DLC for November 8th, 2011

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    Posted 11 years ago 66

  • Devil May Cry HD Collection Trailer

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    Posted 11 years ago 54

  • UFC Undisputed 3 Knocks You Out This February

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    Posted 11 years ago 19

  • This Week's Gears 3 Weekend Event Detailed

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    Posted 11 years ago 144

  • Your Shape: Fitness Evolved 2012 'Didactical'

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    Posted 11 years ago 18

  • Generator Rex: AoP Launch Trailer & Screenshots

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    Posted 11 years ago 9

  • Black Eyed Peas Live Action Trailer

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    Posted 11 years ago 23

  • Saints Row: The Third 'Cherished Memories' #7

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    Posted 11 years ago 28

  • Dungeon Defenders Community Events Dated

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    Posted 11 years ago 14

  • Hitman: Absolution 'Run for your Life' Commentary

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    Posted 11 years ago 20

  • Rayman Origins '10 Ways to Die'

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    Posted 11 years ago 10

  • The Sound of Skyrim

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    Posted 11 years ago 50

  • NFS: The Run Multiplayer Trailer [UPDATED]

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    Posted 11 years ago 24

  • Awesomenauts Pushed Back to 2012

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    Posted 11 years ago 6

  • Kalypso Reveals Tropico 4 DLC

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    Posted 11 years ago 15

  • New Alan Wake Game Confirmed

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    Posted 11 years ago 89

  • Trine 2 'Home Shopping' Trailer

    Sometimes reinventing the wheel can lead to a contrived and messy invention. Simply improving upon a particular, fading genre can be magical in of itself. In comes Trine 2, Forzenbyte's sequel to the

    Posted 11 years ago 14

  • Ubisoft Announces Rainbow 6 Patriots

    Now that the big-release season for games is well underway, developers are beginning to get geared up for the announcements of the big titles you'll have to look forward to in the next year or two. S

    Posted 11 years ago 75

  • SoulCalibur V Character Creation Screens & Video

    Namco Bandai have released a ton of new screenshots and a trailer for their upcoming fighter, SoulCalibur V. The screenshots showcase some of the different options players will be able to use on thei

    Posted 11 years ago 31

  • More Free Battlefield 3 Dog Tags

    EA and Dice are giving away more Battlefield 3 freebies via some cross promotion. This time the reward is five free dog tags that can be used to personalise your online persona, simply by spending a

    Posted 11 years ago 102

  • Fallout: New Vegas Ultimate Edition Incoming

    In a move that might surprise someone, somewhere, Bethesada has announced the Game of the Year Edition of Fallout: New Vegas, entitled Fallout: New Vegas Ultimate Edition. http://cdnstatic.bethsoft.c

    Posted 11 years ago 187

  • Fresh Set of Max Payne 3 Screens Released

    Undoubtedly, many of you were very taken by the big Grand Theft Auto V reveal out of Rockstar yesterday. What went a little more under the radar is that the developer also released screens of their u

    Posted 11 years ago 19

  • RedLynx Acquired by Ubisoft

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    Posted 11 years ago 22

  • Rabbids: Alive & Kicking Launch Trailer

    Another trailer for http://www.trueachievements.com/Rabbids-AK-xbox-360.htm has arrived on our screens. This time, there's no traditional dancing, no fancy costumes, and no magic spells. The only spe

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  • NBA 2K11 Servers to Close Soon

    As far as server closure announcements go, this one was fairly low key. A short forum post by 2K Sports Forum Administrator Ronnie has confirmed that the online servers for http://www.trueachievement

    Posted 11 years ago 109

  • Joe Danger Special Edition Officially Announced

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    Posted 11 years ago 22

  • Otomedius Excellent Launch Screenshots

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    Posted 11 years ago 17

  • New Ninja Gaiden 3 Screens

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    Posted 11 years ago 31

  • Cabela's Survival: SoK Launch Screenshots

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    Posted 11 years ago 11

  • W40k Space Marine Chaos Unleashed DLC Details

    This will not shock anyone that followed our coverage of Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine, but I finished the game yesterday. Sure, I don't have all the achievements, but the story is done and at the e

    Posted 11 years ago 18

  • New XBLA Survival Horror Game Revealed

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    Posted 11 years ago 24

  • Saints Row: The Third 'Cherished Memories' 6

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    Posted 11 years ago 41

  • MW3 Story Timeline Trailer

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    Posted 11 years ago 71

  • Both Upcoming Silent Hill Games Dated

    Konami announced today that the Silent Hill HD Collection as well as the recently delayed Silent Hill: Downpour will both be released early in the new year. The HD Collection, which includes Silent H

    Posted 11 years ago 46

  • Fusion: Sentient Details Revealed

    It's not even been a month since we brought you word of the announcement of Starfire Studios' upcoming XBLA title, Fusion: Genesis. We've already showered you with screens from Fusion: Genesis, but u

    Posted 11 years ago 13

  • Grand Theft Auto V Trailer

    We all knew it was coming, but today Rockstar officially unveiled the first trailer for the (inevitable) Grand Theft Auto V. Rather than wax poetic about the merits of this trailer, we're going to br

    Posted 11 years ago 205

  • New Sonic CD Screens Emerge

    As many of you may know by now, the highly regarded Sega CD iteration of the Sonic franchise, Sonic CD, is heading to XBLA and WP7 this holiday season. While the XBLA version has been getting quite a

    Posted 11 years ago 47

  • WP7 DotW: November 2nd, 2011

    If you missed your chance to pick up Monopoly at a discount back in April and grab some extremely easy achievements in the process, you're in luck! The game is marked down again this week. Monopoly (

    Posted 11 years ago 51

  • Rabbids: Alive & Kicking Demo Available

    You've seen the screens and watched the trailer, now it's time for you to actually give Ubisoft's upcoming, Kinect-enabled title, Raving Rabbids: Alive & Kicking, a try. In case you were wondering wh

    Posted 11 years ago 15

  • Dragon's Dogma Pawn Customisation Screenshots

    Pawns will play a vital part in Capcom's upcoming action game Dragon's Dogma. As explained in the detailed video released back in September, players take on the role of the Arisen in a quest to recla

    Posted 11 years ago 15

  • Another Anything With An Engine Character Revealed

    So far, we've been introduced to Clean Freak, Hazard Hicks, and CinderBlock from Autumn Games and Isopod Labs' racer, Jimmie Johnson's Anything With An Engine. Today, Bargain Nana is getting the vide

    Posted 11 years ago 14

  • Six More King of Fighters Moveset Trailers

    Atlus is continuing to keep the videos rolling for their upcoming title, The King of Fighters XIII. Earlier this month, they showed us the movesets for Team Elisabeth and Team Kim. Prior to that, we

    Posted 11 years ago 9

  • Syndicate 'Hostile Takeover' Co-op Trailer

    EA has released a new trailer and a set of new screens showing off the four player co-op mode in Starbreeze's upcoming Syndicate reboot. This co-op mode may very well be a homage to the original stra

    Posted 11 years ago 15

  • XBLA Wednesday: November 2nd, 2011

    So, you all may notice that this week's XBLA post is a little late this week. This is because we've decided to change these posts so that they appear on Wednesdays when the games actually release as

    Posted 11 years ago 51

  • Kung-Fu High Impact Private Lessons Video

    Oh, stereotypical depictions of gamers as being nerds with no fashion sense. Sure, gamers can be nerds, but we at least know how to dress ourselves properly. The Steve Urkel look has mostly died out

    Posted 11 years ago 10

  • SSX: Massive World Producer Video - Part 2

    SSX Creative Director Todd Batty, and Environment Art Director Geoff Coates, once again take us behind the scenes in the second part of the SSX Massive World Producer Video series. In this video the

    Posted 11 years ago 10

  • Gears of War 3 Free DLC Announced [UPDATED]

    Once the technical hitch regarding the Horde Command Pack for Gears of War 3 had been sorted, Epic took the time to announce the arrival of their next piece of DLC, and the best news? It's completely

    Posted 11 years ago 117

  • LotR: War In The North New Fellowship Video

    It wasn't all that long ago when we introduced to you the New Fellowship appearing in The Lord of the Rings: War in the North. Various actors from the original Fellowship found in the Lord of the Rin

    Posted 11 years ago 10

  • New Lollipop Chainsaw Screens

    Hot on the heels of Monday's absolutely insane Lollipop Chainsaw gameplay trailer comes a new set of screens fresh from Grasshopper Manufacturing. http://img412.imageshack.us/img412/2430/chainsawaira

    Posted 11 years ago 22

  • Apply For The Gotham City Impostors Public Beta

    If you're the kind of person who likes to get an advance hands-on experience with some games, then this may be for you. Forthcoming XBLA title Gotham City Impostors [Demo] is launching its public bet

    Posted 11 years ago 25

  • Winners: Brady Games Batman Giveaway

    There were over 400 entries in our Batman: Arkham City giveaway, but after a lot of coffee, a lot of reading and some debate amongst the Newshounds, we have our two winners. Winning first prize is Re

    Posted 11 years ago 74

  • Skyrim 'Behind The Wall' Trailer

    If you are to believe the presumption that all we are is just another brick in the wall, the thought begs the question: What's behind the wall?...Oh, never mind. I don't want to get too philosophical

    Posted 11 years ago 55

  • Dr Pepper BF3 DLC Giveaway

    The doctor is in, and contrary to what Christopher Walken may have taught you, the only prescription to your fever is not more cowbell, but rather free Battlefield 3 goodies. Don't get too excited, t

    Posted 11 years ago 84

  • More Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 Characters

    During the Tokyo Game Show and New York Comic Convention, Capcom focused on four of the new characters to be included in the upcoming Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 - Iron Fist, Vergil, Phoenix Wright a

    Posted 11 years ago 31

  • Modern Warfare 3 Behind The Scenes Video

    Last week we brought you a trailer detailing the new Weapon Proficiencies in Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3. Now we have a video detailing two of the new game modes and the developers talk briefly ab

    Posted 11 years ago 75

  • Saints Row: The Third Initiation Station Live

    The "Initiation Station" for Saints Row: The Third was only previously available to those who had pre-ordered Volition's previous title Red Faction: Armageddon. The tool allows players to create thei

    Posted 11 years ago 41

  • Deepak Chopra’s Leela Demo Released

    Deepak Chopra's Leela was announced at E3 2011, but the title flew past many people when the announcements for bigger franchises started to arrive. The 'game' is based on the teachings of Dr. Deepak

    Posted 11 years ago 22

  • Retail DLC Roundup: November 1st, 2011 [UPDATED]

    Edit: The previously covered delay to the Gears of War 3 DLC meant that it missed the regular writeup this morning. However, it arrives in time to be included now. The DLC adds five new achievements

    Posted 11 years ago 28

  • Gears 3 Horde DLC Delayed [UPDATE]

    Update: The "Horde Command Pack" is now live! You can pick it up here for 800 MSP. Those of you who have already purchased the Season Pass should have the DLC available to you now at no cost. Origina

    Posted 11 years ago 189

  • RE: Operation Raccoon City Pre-Order Bonuses

    With a release date announced and a new trailer & screenshots released, it's only fitting that Capcom announces the pre-order bonuses that will be available for their upcoming 4-player co-op title Re

    Posted 11 years ago 23

  • Deal of the Week: November 1st, 2011

    Three XBLA titles have received a 50% discount in this week's "Black and White, with a dash of Red" themed Deal of the Week, along with both the male and female Skeleton Avatar costumes. As always, D

    Posted 11 years ago 57

  • Microsoft Announces Kinect Holiday Bundle

    Microsoft has announced the Kinect Holiday Bundle has now begun shipping to retailers, and you can place an order on Amazon currently. http://farm7.static.flickr.com/6053/6299427775_16d2b149....jpg T

    Posted 11 years ago 33

  • Akai Katana Shin Coming to Europe

    Rising Star Games has announced the continuation of its partnership wtih CAVE, and will be bringing the previously Japanese exclusive Akai Katana (JP) to Europe in 2012. Akai Katana Shin was original

    Posted 11 years ago 12

  • Dead Rising 2: Off The Record (PC) Cyborg DLC

    One week later than its Xbox 360 cousin, Dead Rising 2: Off The Record (PC) gets the "CYBORG Skills Pack", although it doesn't add any new achievements. The description from the Games for Windows LIV

    Posted 11 years ago 17

  • New Asura's Wrath Trailers & Screenshots

    Capcom have released some new trailers, as well as a new set of screenshots for their upcoming action game Asura's Wrath. The first trailer delves into Asura's backstory, explaining how he was betray

    Posted 11 years ago 15

  • DoDonPachi Resurrection Black Label DLC Released

    Rising Star had promised that the Black Label Arrange mode would be available for download as DLC on the day of release of http://www.trueachievements.com/DoDonPachi-Res-xbox-360.htm in Europe. This

    Posted 11 years ago 25

  • Batman: Arkham City Nightwing DLC Released

    In Batman lore, Dick Grayson became the legal ward of Bruce Wayne after a mafia boss killed Grayson's parents. After many years as Batman's crime-fighting sidekick Robin, Grayson retired from the rol

    Posted 11 years ago 42

  • US Deal Roundup for November 1st, 2011

    Amazon has a Buy 2, Get 1 Free promotion as well as L.A. Noire for 50% off in this weekly deals edition. Pre-order bonus offers on Halo: Anniversary Edition, Elder Scrolls: Skyrim, LEGO: Harry Potter

    Posted 11 years ago 20

  • UK Deal Roundup for November 1st, 2011

    Play.com excel themselves this week with two new sales to go alongside the offers that have been running over previous weeks. TheHut and Zavvi have started smaller sales to go alongside their bigger

    Posted 11 years ago 26

  • Sonic Generations Launch Trailer

    While more recent iterations of the speedy hedgehog series have focused on 3D environments, you'd be hard pressed to find a fan of Sonic who doesn't miss the classic 2D speed-scrolling. That's why SE

    Posted 11 years ago 21

  • RE: Operation Raccoon City Screens & Trailer

    After announcing the release date for Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City, Capcom has released some screenshots and a new trailer for the game. Here's the trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X8

    Posted 11 years ago 26

  • Kinect Sports Season Two Competition Winners!

    We had an amazing response to our Kinect Sports: Season 2 competition, but without further ado, it's time for the winners to collect their winnings! http://www.el33tonline.com/images/cache/19525.jpg

    Posted 11 years ago 17