Neowin News Feed for: Achievements Neowin News Feed for: Achievements en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Epic Games Store achievement support begins rolling out next week <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The Epic Games Store is gaining fully integrated achievement support and tools for developers to add the feature to their games. The initial rollout will contain Hades, Kena, Rocket League, and more. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Mon, 04 Oct 2021 15:52:01 +0000 Gears Tactics for Xbox consoles goes gold, gets new achievements <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Set for a November 10 release for Xbox consoles, the latest entry in the Gears of War series has now gone gold, bringing a new list of achievements worth a Gamerscore of 400, and more. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Hamza Jawad ) Wed, 07 Oct 2020 18:36:01 +0000 Many EA games on Steam gain achievements, also syncs with Origin versions <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Electronic Arts has pushed out achievements support for its games that it brought over to the Steam platform recently. Completed Origin achievements will also sync with the Steam version. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Tue, 25 Aug 2020 07:02:01 +0000 Epic Games Store is testing mod support for games, starting with Mechwarrior 5 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Epic Games has updated its store to offer official modding support for games. The first title to receive the feature is Mechwarrior 5: Mercenaries, with support for more games coming soon. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Fri, 31 Jul 2020 07:52:01 +0000 Google adds achievements to Stadia, with some limitations <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google is slowly expanding the feature set of its Stadia service, and today, it announced that users can now see their achievements on the web, and achievement notifications will start showing up. <a href="">Read more...</a> (João Carrasqueira) Fri, 20 Dec 2019 18:24:01 +0000 Gears 5 goes gold, full achievement list unveiled <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft and The Coalition announced that Gears 5 has now gone gold, ahead of its gamescom appearance. The full achievement list for the title has also been released in celebration of the milestone. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Hamza Jawad ) Fri, 09 Aug 2019 16:10:01 +0000 You can now earn money for unlocking trophies on PlayStation <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>For many years gamers had spent days on end trying to unlock elusive trophies and achievements without gaining anything more than a virtual high-five, but this is about to change thanks to Sony. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Dreyer Smit) Mon, 06 Nov 2017 09:54:01 +0000 Microsoft celebrates 2016 Xbox achievements; makes promises for 2017 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Team Xbox celebrates &quot;a Milestone Year in 2016&quot; highlighting the main improvements made to the platform. With excitement, promises 2017 will be a special year for Xbox gamers. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Gabriel Nunes) Thu, 05 Jan 2017 19:00:01 +0000 Stealth Inc 2 sneaks on to the Windows 10 Store with Xbox branding <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Stealth Inc 2, a 2D puzzle platform game bu Curve Digital has made its way to the Windows 10 Store. It carries a $9.99 price tag and numerous Xbox achievements, however, it lacks a trial mode. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Sat, 21 Nov 2015 09:28:01 +0000 Microsoft is bringing Xbox achievements to Minecraft on Windows 10 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has confirmed that it is bringing Xbox achievements to Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition - a new version of the popular game designed for the company&#039;s new OS, which launches next week. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Fri, 24 Jul 2015 07:12:01 +0000 Microsoft unlocks achievements with Windows 10 build 10056 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>In the latest leaked build of Windows 10, Microsoft has turned on achievements, a gamification technique that was made popular with the Xbox gaming platform and appears to be coming to the desktop. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Brad Sams) Sun, 12 Apr 2015 18:04:01 +0000 Microsoft set to release a massive update with new profiles <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/219245430xbox-one-logo.png" alt="" /></div>Next week, Microsoft will update to support a new profile feature that allows you to view your achievements and saved game clips, and a bunch more features will be included too. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Brad Sams) Fri, 27 Jun 2014 18:05:21 +0000 Next Xbox One update brings improved Achievements <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has announced a new update coming to Xbox One later this year. Among the new features included is a much improved Achievements app as well as other unannounced improvements. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Mon, 09 Jun 2014 17:54:28 +0000 E3 2013: Microsoft on Xbox One's new achievement system <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/219245430xbox-one-logo.png" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has officially revealed that the Xbox One achievement system will expand to include new challenges but only achievements in games will add to a user&#039;s Gamerscore. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Thu, 13 Jun 2013 09:04:22 +0000 Wordament becomes first web browser game with Xbox Live Achievements <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/3068968xbox-live-2012.png" alt="" /></div>The game Wordament, which debuted on Windows Phone and has since moved to Windows 8 and iOS, has now launched a web browser version that&#039;s also the first browser game to support Xbox Live Achievements <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Fri, 01 Feb 2013 06:30:00 +0000 Halo 4 achievements list revealed in full <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1905982821halo-4.png" alt="" /></div>With just over two months to go before we can finally get our grubby paws on Halo 4, 343 Industries has published a complete list of the in-game achievements that players will be striving to complete. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Fri, 24 Aug 2012 01:38:15 +0000 Microsoft hints at rewards for Xbox Live Achievements <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/9350131041.jpg" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has hinted that starting this fall, Xbox 360 gamers will be able to get special rewards if those players obtain certain Xbox Live Achievements in their games. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Tue, 19 Jun 2012 21:54:43 +0000 Visual Studio adds Windows Azure achievements <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/581996589hero-box-vs-beta.jpg" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has added more achievements for developers to unlock while using its Visual Studio tool application, specifically for Windows Azure programming support. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Thu, 26 Apr 2012 19:53:38 +0000 Microsoft's Visual Studio now has Achievements <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/uploaded/Capture1_thumb.jpg" alt="" /></div>In a rather inventive move, a group of coders have added Achievements to Microsoft&#039;s Visual Studio application in order to draw more attention to its feature-set. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Ferson) Sun, 25 Dec 2011 17:15:16 +0000 Four billion hours worth of Xbox LIVE gaming achieved <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/9350131041.jpg" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has released the latest batch of Xbox LIVE statistics, which show just how popular the service has become since its conception over eight years ago. According to Kotaku, it seems that on average more than... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Byron Hinson) Sun, 13 Mar 2011 11:39:20 +0000 No Achievements for Xbox Originals <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Major Nelson has answered a pressing question regarding the recent Xbox Originals announcement. He has stamped out all hope that the games will have additional functionality like Achievements and Gamer score, first playing the &quot;we... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Sat, 17 Nov 2007 04:25:55 +0000 Xbox Live Members Earn Rewards for Achievements <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>As just announced on GameInformer, we're launching a program in the US to reward Xbox Live members who increase their gamerscore, beginning Feb. 12. We're partnering with Old Spice to give away prizes valued... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Tue, 06 Feb 2007 22:46:49 +0000 Microsoft sets new guideline for gamerscore and achievements <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>With the ever increasing craze and excitement around Gamerscore and Achievements, we have recently worked with our publishing partners to implement some new policies for new games coming out. Here are the basic rules:... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Todd Tanner) Fri, 02 Feb 2007 11:07:02 +0000