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Dead Space 2 "The Story So Far" Trailer

Yesterday, on G4's Attack of the Show, EA and Visceral Games premiered the newest trailer for their upcoming game http://www.trueachievements.com/Dead-Space-2-xbox-360.htm. If you need refreshed on e

Posted 12 years ago by Jonathan Barnes

Microsoft XBL Christmas Deals [Day 1]

Edit: The first Deals of the Day have been revealed. Today we have discounts on Red Dead Redemption DLC, a discounted film for purchase only, and a free avatar item. The links to the relevant section

Posted 12 years ago by Rebecca Smith

Deal of the Week: December 20th, 2010

This week's DotW is sadly achievement-less, but sees 50% off four of http://www.trueachievements.com/Forza-Motorsport-3-xbox....htm's Car Packs, and two Avatar Marketplace items for the game. But don

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

BlazBlue: Continuum Shift DLC Sale

Aksys Games have announced a DLC sale for . The sale includes discounts on unlockable characters, character colours and voice types, and will be running from today, December 20th, until January 7th,

Posted 12 years ago by Rebecca Smith

Battlefield Bad Company 2 Vietnam Launch Trailer

Celebrating the release of the "Vietnam Expansion" for Battlefield: Bad Company 2, DICE have released the final trailer to get us all in the mood for some highly anticipated Vietnam action! Check it

Posted 12 years ago by Ashley Woodcock

Bad Company 2 Australian Servers Now Online

DICE have announced today that Australian servers have been deployed for Battlefield: Bad Company 2. If you have been experiencing severe lag whilst playing online matches in Battlefield Bad Company

Posted 12 years ago by Ashley Woodcock

Deal of the Week: December 13th, 2010

Casual games? What is this, the Wii?! I mean... this week's DotW sees half price on a bunch of casual XBLA games. Don't let that fool you though - some of these have some insane TA ratios! http://www

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

TA's Holiday Gift Guide

Nothing is more frustrating during the holidays than trying to figure out what to buy someone as a gift. The shopping malls are packed and everyone is buying everything in sight. Here at TA, we alway

Posted 12 years ago by Perpalicious

Games For The Holidays Trailer

Microsoft have released a trailer for the Games For The Holidays promotion that was announced last week. In case you missed the announcement, this promotion is not the normal type of offer where you

Posted 12 years ago by Rebecca Smith

Deal of the Week: December 6th, 2010

This week's DotW is Winter themed, with offers on a wide selection of Winter-y items, including XBLA games, DLC and Avatar clothing. http://www.trueachievements.com/South-Park-xbox-360.htm - 800 MSP

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

Battlefield Bad Company 2 Community Challenge

Dice have announced a fifth multiplayer bonus map in the upcoming expansion Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Vietnam: This bonus map joins the previously announced Hill 137, Vantage Point, Phu Bai Valley a

Posted 12 years ago by Ashley Woodcock

A World of Keflings Starts Games For The Holidays

http://4.bp.blogspot.com/_BFCGPQ9XkrI/TPfPBeHdljI/AAAAA....jpg The latest seasonal promotion from Microsoft Game Studios is Games For The Holidays. It will be starting on December 22nd with the relea

Posted 12 years ago by Dog of Thunder

Xbox LIVE Rewards Rolling Out

Microsoft has just unveiled its brand new reward system for Xbox LIVE members, aptly named Xbox LIVE Rewards. It seems surprisingly simple, rewarding both Gold and Free members in the United States o

Posted 12 years ago by devourerplz

Microsoft Hot Arcade Offer

Microsoft have quietly added a new offer to the Xbox dashboard. They are giving 400 MSP away when you buy two games from the list below. To qualify for the gift you have to first download the Hot Arc

Posted 12 years ago by Rebecca Smith

Battlefield: BC2 Vietnam Explodes on December 21st

EA have announced that on December 21, the Vietnam expansion DLC for Battlefield: Bad Company 2 will hit Xbox LIVE Marketplace. The Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Vietnam digital multiplayer expansion pa

Posted 12 years ago by mancide

TV Service Might Be Coming To The 360 [RUMOUR]

Over the last 5 years, Microsoft has slowly made the Xbox 360 an ultimate media hub: Twitter, Facebook, MSN, Kinect, Netflix, ESPN, and the gigantic list continues. To further expand the 360's multim

Posted 12 years ago by Perpalicious

Deal of the Week: November 29th, 2010

Another theme for this week's DotW, seeing a bunch of Gold-exclusive offers on "Infestation" XBLA games - which basically just means games with a bug in their name. Two of the games are down to only

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

XBL One Day Only Deals: 26th November, 2010

Promised three days ago, these are the Black Friday deals for Xbox Live. They will only last until tomorrow! The deals are available worldwide, although some content may not be available in some regi

Posted 12 years ago by Rebecca Smith

Free Xbox Live Weekend Reminder

As many of you know by now, Microsoft sent out an e-mail a week ago to promote another free weekend of Xbox Live Gold Membership. For those of you with Xbox Live Free memberships, you will get to exp

Posted 12 years ago by EddieRuckus

XBL Black Friday Deals: 23rd November, 2010

Edit: Contrary to the original source of information that said that the deals were changing on a daily basis, it now appears that these deals will run until November 29th. More special deals will be

Posted 12 years ago by Rebecca Smith

Red Dead Redemption Double XP Weekend

Starting at 12:01AM EST time on Thursday November 25th, and ending at 11:59 PM EST on Sunday November 28th, online multiplayer activity will earn you twice the amount of experience points during this

Posted 12 years ago by Ashley Woodcock

Deal of the Week: November 22nd, 2010

This week's DotW sees a price drop on nine ALL of the http://www.trueachievements.com/Family-Game-Night-xbox-....htm board games, all 50% off for the next seven days. That's the following ten games,

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

Gears of War 2: 10x Thanksgibbing Event [UPDATED]

http://img403.imageshack.us/img403/5408/gears.jpg Another bonus XP event is slated for http://www.trueachievements.com/Gears-of-War-2-xbox-360.htm and this time GearsViking has also stated that there

Posted 12 years ago by mancide

Microsoft Game Studios Special Offer

Microsoft has quietly added a new points promotion to the Xbox dashboard. They are giving 400 MS points away when you spend 1600 MS points on content from the featured Microsoft game studios. To qual

Posted 12 years ago by Rebecca Smith

Deal of the Week: November 15th, 2010

Another fairly recent XBLA release sees a price drop this week - 33% off sidescroller Shank, which was only released back in August! Shank - 1200 MSP 800 MSP Shank is a 2D cinematic brawler inspired

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

Assassin's Creed Ascendance Detailed

A couple of days ago, UbiWorkshop--a branch of Ubisoft Montreal that creates short movies, artbooks, artworks, and comics that expand on Ubisoft properities--teased on their blog a work called "Secre

Posted 12 years ago by Perpalicious

Super Street Fighter IV DLC Suspended

http://www.gamespact.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/10/GP_....jpg The recently released second batch of DLC costumes available for Super Street Fighter IV have been suspended from sale. Capcom Japan ann

Posted 12 years ago by The Splintercat

Xbox Live Indie Games Returns to Game Store

After the launch of the latest Xbox Live dashboard the developers of Xbox Live Indie Games found their games no longer listed under the games section of Xbox Live. Instead they were sectioned off to

Posted 12 years ago by mancide

Deal of the Week: November 8th, 2010

Seemingly coinciding with the film's DVD/Blu-Ray release (which you should all go and buy!), this week's DotW is 50% off the Scott Pilgrim XBLA game. http://www.trueachievements.com/SCOTT-PILGRIM-THE

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

GfW Live Patch Coming on November 15

Microsoft has planned an update for Games for Windows Live to be published on November 15, alongside the launch of the new Games for Windows Marketplace. The update mostly fixes bugs and introduces a

Posted 12 years ago by Rebecca Smith

Missing Flags

As some of you may have noticed, just about every flag has been removed from most games, to tell you why I'll pass you over to the Content Manager Van Uden said: Hi everyone, The Content Team is curr

Posted 12 years ago by Cee Jay

Microsoft Beta Testing Full House Poker

Do you remember at E3 2008, when Microsoft announced a brand new Primetime Channel for the Xbox 360 that would offer live game shows and real prizes for your gaming? We saw http://www.trueachievement

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

Xbox LIVE Price Increase Explained

In August we reported that from November 1st the price of Xbox LIVE would increase. Microsoft offered no explanation for this increase at the time, but Xbox Live's marketing senior director Craig Dav

Posted 12 years ago by The Splintercat

Halo: Reach Cap Lifted

So, it looks like you Halo: Reach junkies deserve a huge high-five. You unlocked the 117 million daily and weekly challenges well before the anticipated mid-November date. Bungie announced today that

Posted 12 years ago by dropK1CK ninJA

Deal of the Week: November 1st, 2010

This week's DotW sees a 50% price drop on three XBLA games - all of which are 2010 releases! Not picked up Snoopy Flying Ace, Risk: Factions or Blade Kitten yet? Get 'em this week! RISK: Factions - 8

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

Latest Dashboard Update Coming Nov. 1st

After a rather extensive period of beta testing, the latest and greatest dashboard update has been official announced as coming to consoles worldwide on November 1st. The date was tweeted from the Of

Posted 12 years ago by DavieMarshall

PSA: Daylight Savings for UK and US

This is a public service announcement of the Newshound Emergency System (NES). While enjoying an 8-bit moment, we wish to make sure everyone shows up to their scheduled gaming sessions on time and do

Posted 12 years ago by dropK1CK ninJA

One Billion Hours Spent On Xbox Live Every Month

Microsoft have released some figures that show 25 million members of Xbox LIVE around the world are each spending more than 30 hours per month online. It is not clear exactly what Mircosoft define as

Posted 12 years ago by The Splintercat

This Week's L4D2 Mutation: Bleed Out Versus

Valve announced the next weekly edition for Left 4 Dead 2 mutations. This one is titled "Bleed Out Versus." I think the title implies that this is a Versus mode mutation, but that is just speculation

Posted 12 years ago by dropK1CK ninJA

Left 4 Dead Patch is Coming

Valve sent out an update through the Steam client to fix a number of issues with Left 4 Dead. When the post went live, gamers crossed their fingers and asked allowed, "Would this be coming to the 360

Posted 12 years ago by dropK1CK ninJA