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Deal of the Week: May 17th, 2010

This week's Deal of the Week sees a 50% reduction on the incredibly funny The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition, down from 800 MSP to a total bargain of 400 MSP. As always, this offer is exclu

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

EA Sports to Use Online Pass

EA Sports announced the next part of it's "Project 10 Dollar", which packed in one-time redeemable codes in games like Mass Effect 2, Dragon Age: Origins, and Battlefield: Bad Company 2. The next phr

Posted 12 years ago by devourerplz

Deal of the Week: May 10th, 2010

This week's Deal of the Week sees a reduction on the fantastic The Ballad of Gay Tony for Grand Theft Auto IV, down from 1600 MSP to 1200 MSP for the next seven days, exclusive for Xbox Live Gold mem

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

Go Indie For A Chance To Win 10,000 MSP (US)

We all like prizes. We all like big, fat juicy, 'woah momma' prizes. They don't come much fatter and juicy than the prize on offer from Dead Pixel Arcade. 10,000 MSP (US) to be precise. (That's right

Posted 12 years ago by DavieMarshall

Deal of the Week: May 3rd, 2010

This week's DotW sees a 50% price reduction on surprising undead-themed Zombie Apocalypse, down from 800 to 400 MSP for the following seven days. As always, the carnivorous, flesh-eating game is only

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

Halo: Reach Beta Runs Until May 19th

It has been announced that the Halo: Reach beta test, made available through Halo 3: ODST, will be available to play until May 19th. Starting May 3rd, it gives players over two weeks to sample a vari

Posted 12 years ago by The Splintercat

Deal of the Week: April 26th, 2010

Monday, Monday, Monday! Time for a new Deal of the Week: a 50% reduction on The Dishwasher: Dead Samurai, down from 800 to 400 MSP this week, exclusive for Xbox Live Gold members. Xbox.com gives the

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

More Twitter Posting Options

Pretty much as soon as I introduced the Milestones code a couple of weeks ago, you Twitterers have been asking for the option to post news of these happy occasions to your Twitter feeds. So I've made

Posted 12 years ago by Rich Stone

Deal of the Week: April 19th, 2010

It's Monday, apparently! That means we have a new Deal of the Week for the next seven days, in the shape of a 50% reduction on http://www.trueachievements.com/dlc.aspx?dlcid=181, down from 800 to 400

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

XBLA Wednesday: April 14th, 2010

This week on Xbox LIVE Arcade: Final Fight: Double Impact - 800 MSP It's a double strike of arcade perfection as Final Fight: Double Impact takes you on a hard-hitting journey through Capcom history

Posted 12 years ago by Aeris Gainzbrah

Deal of the Week: April 12th, 2010

I hate Deal of the Week. I hate telling you that Crash Course for Left 4 Dead is on sale this week. I hate that the price will be 320 MSP for the next seven days, reduced from 560 MSP. I hate that Do

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

REMINDER: Xbox v1 Servers Closing on April 15th

Hey guys and gals. I figured this topic would be worth a bump just to remind everyone that you only have a couple of days left to play you original Xbox games over Xbox Live, with the servers set to

Posted 12 years ago by Xsarthis

Further EA Server Closures

In a recent post to their service status EA stated that the follow services for Xbox 360 would be shut-down as of May 11th 2010. Tiger Woods PGA Tour 07 Tiger Woods PGA Tour 08 As a side note PC only

Posted 12 years ago by DavieMarshall

Gamer Milestones

I passed through both the 40k TA and 30GS last weekend, and it occurred to me that it might be nice if notice of these achievements (pun intended) appeared automatically in your friend feed. So last

Posted 12 years ago by Rich Stone

Deal of the Week: April 5th, 2010

Coinciding with tomorrow's launch of the Blur beta for all Xbox Live users, this week's Deal of the Week sees a price drop on one of Bizarre Creation's previous games, specifically Geometry Wars: Ret

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

Gamer Goals v3

It's been a very busy time for me recently, and unfortunately I haven't had as much time as I would like to have had to develop new features. However, something I have been working on are some improv

Posted 12 years ago by Rich Stone

Free MW2 Night Vision Goggles for your Avatar

Ever wanted your Avatar to be able to pee in the dark without compromising his or her vision? Well, now is your chance! From today until Sunday at 0:00 PDT (or 8am Monday GMT), the Call of Duty: Mode

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

Deal of the Week: March 29th, 2010

Another price drop this week on an XBLA title, seeing a 33% reduction on Cyber Troopers Virtual-On Oratorio Tangram from 1200 to 800 MSP for this week only. As always, this offer is exclusive to Xbox

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

GameCrush brings PlayDates to Xbox LIVE!

Give me a moment. Just one. This is the first news article for TA that has made me really stop and think "hard" about the state of the world. Every now and then a story will "pop up" that makes you q

Posted 12 years ago by Dog of Thunder

Deal of the Week: March 22nd, 2010

A definite improvement over the last few weeks, this week's Deal of the Week sees a 50% price drop on each on of the five Fallout 3 DLCs, all reduced from 800 MSP to 400 MSP for the next seven days (

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

Deal of the Week: March 15th, 2010

This week's Deal of the Week sees a price reduction on three Xbox Original games, seeing Fable, Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas and Max Payne 2: The Fall of Max Payne all drop from 1200 MSP to 800 MSP.

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

Digital Cowboys podcast on TrueAchievements.com

This week I was invited to be a guest on the highly regarded Digital Cowboys podcast. They were planning a show about achievements and trophies, and they thought that a representative from TA might b

Posted 12 years ago by Rich Stone

Deal of the Week: March 8th, 2010

This week's Deal of the Week sees a price drop on the huge Call of Duty: World at War Map Pack Bundle, down from 2000 MSP to 1600 MSP. Xbox.com gives the following description of the content: Call of

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

A Host of New Features

A resonably large update this week, with quite a few new features: Achievement TA Score Changes On each Achievement panel you will now see a number that represents the recent change in TA Score for t

Posted 12 years ago by Rich Stone

Xbox LIVE Code of Conduct Updated

You may remember the story last year of a woman named Teresa who was banned from Xbox Live for identifying herself as a lesbian within her gamercard. There was quite a furore surrounding the issue, w

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

Halo 2 Loyalty To Be Rewarded By Microsoft

If you've been firing up your original Xbox console in order to indulge in some Halo 2 action online, then you could be in line for a reward by Microsoft. In recognition of the loyalty of Halo 2 game

Posted 12 years ago by DavieMarshall

Deal of the Week: March 1st, 2010

This week's DotW is a bit of an odd one, sure to raise an eyebrow or two. For this week, all Xbox Live Gold members will be able to purchase Gears of War 2 Avatar clothing for a reduced price. Via th

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

skate.Reel Servers Shutting Down on March 1st

Update: Just a reminder you have one final day (less than 24 hours) to get those final votes in and help each other out. Help out your fellow TA'ers! Original Story -- For fans still playing or yet t

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

Customize Your Homepage

A request I've had outstanding since way back in the day is for a way to re-order and have more control over the panels on the right side of the homepage. It wasn't been a particularly easy problem t

Posted 12 years ago by Rich Stone

Deal of the Week: February 22nd, 2010

This week's DotW is a 50% reduction on Duke Nukem 3D, down from 800 MSP to a low 400 MSP, exclusively for Xbox Live Gold members. Xbox.com gives the following description of the game: Duke Nukem, the

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

Windows Mobile 7 Annoucement

If you've been waiting with bated breath to see what new features will come with WinMo 7, you are in luck. With the official announcement from Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, we now know what kind of Xb

Posted 12 years ago by Xsarthis

EA Shutting Down Servers On Four More Titles

Yeah, yeah I know, "Darn! I don't like EA! They are silly billys!" Blah blah blah. It's never good news when companies announce to shut down servers on older titles, but at least read their explanati

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

Perfect Dark Trailer & Information

A new video from last week's X10 is up on GameTrailers, showing Microsoft Game Studios' Ken Lobb play through the second level of the the upcoming HD rerelease of Perfect Dark, while discussing some

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

Deal of the Week: February 15th, 2010

This week's DotW sees Battlefield 1943 reduced by 33%, down from 1200 MSP to 800 MSP, exclusively for Xbox Live Gold members. Xbox.com gives the following description of the game: Battlefield 1943 is

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

Modern Warfare 2 Patch Released

The problem described by Infinity Ward's Robert Bowling as "becoming the bane of my existence" has now been patched, with title updates being distributed across the next couple of hours. The Call of

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

Gaming Session Feedback

Hey all Since I wrote the Gaming Session code a few months ago, they have become incredibly popular with over 5000 sessions created. However, there's been no way previously to offer feedback on the o

Posted 12 years ago by Rich Stone

The News You Need to Know From Microsoft's X10

The Microsoft X10 Show is a press-only games convention taking place in Los Angeles today. No boring explanation needed really, I'll jump right in with the facts: • The Halo: Reach multiplayer beta w

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

Microsoft's Marketplace Schedule

Microsoft have released their upcoming Marketplace schedule, including Deals of the Week, XBLA releases, Games on Demand, and the Avatar Marketplace. Remember, this is just the content that Microsoft

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

Deal of the Week: February 8th, 2010

This week's DotW is fantastic for fighting fans, seeing discounts on three different XBLA titles, Marvel vs. Capcom 2, TMNT: Turtles In Time Re-Shelled and Invincible Tiger: The Legend of Han Tao. As

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00

Aliens vs Predator Demo Now Available

A new online-multiplayer demo for SEGA's upcoming Aliens vs. Predator has just hit the marketplace, available for download via the link below. The gold-exclusive demo allows you to play as all three

Posted 12 years ago by zigs00