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Domestic Battery is a world wide crew that games and socializes in a fun and adult manner. We feature daily events in Red Dead Online and Grand Theft Auto Online.
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At Domestic Battery we pride ourselves in being active gamers. We host multiple events per week across various timezones to ensure everyone can attend something if they choose to.
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No Skill Required

XDBX is an Equal Opportunity Crew. We have no requirements for skills!! We believe through our events your skill level will increase, and if they don't we don't care. As long as you have a postitive attitude we want you with us.

Let The Bodies Hit The Floor

While we do not seek the most skilled players, what we do work on is team work. Our efforts toward planning specific strategies before battling others crews has lead us to over 100+ victories in Head to Head battles.
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Amazing Diversity

Here at Domestic Battery everyone is treated equally regardless of your sex, country, religion, etc... We believe our "assortment" of members brings out some of our finest and most comical moments.
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  • RDRO PLAYERS - be sure to invite the unvetted members to whatever you are doing so they can get notes!!! This is crucial for their vetting and lack of game content/crew events makes it more difficult at this time!!!
  • Be sure to RSVP for Anniversary Events, don't miss out cuz you didn't click a button...

Welcome to Domestic Battery Gaming (XDBX)

Formed in 2014 for Grand Theft Auto Online, XDBX quickly grew to be one of the dominant crews of GTAO winning 110 battles against other crews and is in the top 50 in racing and deathmatches among thousands of crews . Now with the release of Red Dead Online we are shifting focus to that game as Rockstar Games releases new content for it and maintaining our GTAO presence.

Our proven vetting process ensures we get the best player attitudes in our crew, perhaps some are not the best players but are always fun to play with. Skill level in our crew is superficial, regardless of skill we are looking to have fun.

Our Events Team and our members work to host multiple events per week in GTAO and RDRO so that there is always something for everyone to do in multiple timezones.

If you wish to check out our discussion forum to see what we are all about you are welcome to do so by clicking HERE.

  • Upcoming Events

    • 23 January 2019 09:00 PM Until 11:00 PM
      Event Title: Whacked Out Wednesdays (GTA & RDR)
      Calendar: Public Events Calendar
      Event Host: @djw180
      Game: GTA & RDR2 
      Event Start Time: Wednesday, 9:00pm GMT/UTC
      (Wednesday, 4:00pm EDT / Wednesday, 9:00pm BDT / Thursday, 6:00am AEST)
      Reoccurring: Weekly - The 2nd post will be kept updated with the schedule for the next few weeks.
      This playlist is open for any crew member to host a one off playlist or event in GTA, RDR2 or any other game enough crew members may be playing, at the scheduled time. If you would like to try hosting or have done it before but can't commit to a regular playlist, simply let DJ know what your would like to do and which date and we can slot you into the upcoming schedule
       
    • 25 January 2019 03:30 AM Until 05:00 AM
      Event Host: DodgeService
      Game: GTA Online
      Event Start Date: July 9th 2015
      Event Start Time: Friday, 2:30am GMT/UTC
      (Thursday, 10:30pm EDT / Friday, 3:30am BDT / Friday, 12:30pm AEST)
      Reoccurring: Weekly
       
      Thursday Night Thunder
      Thursday Night Thunder (TNT) is a NA time zoned PL on Thursday Nights. Join your host DodgeService every Thursday at 10:30 PM EST / 2:30 AM GMT on Friday. The theme for this PL will change weekly. Visit this forum every week to see what's in store for you. It will always be a Racing PL using a specific class, or car, or style of track, or something to keep it fresh.

      Check this forum often for details and updates for upcoming Events and special requirements involved. 
       

       
      Please RSVP for this PL. Also there will be an announcement made in the Shout box, and on RSC's in game message system when the Crew Lobby opens.
      Rules of TNT:
      POSITIVE ATTITUDES
      FUN MUST BE HAD, for Fuck's sake.
       
    • 25 January 2019 09:00 PM Until 10:59 PM
      Friday January 25th 21:00 UTC, GTA, 30 spots (RSVP!)
      Pre lobby meet up at the Vanilla Unicorn - Bright colors!
       
       
    • 26 January 2019 12:00 AM Until 01:59 AM
      Join @The_Lady_A and @Crawford1872 on a special anniversary edition of M5!
      Bring your favourite car with an outfit that compliments it well.
      Pre-lobby meet up location and RSVP limit: TBA
      Sign up!
       
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  • Our picks

    • Whacked out Wednesdays
      XDBX 5th Anniversary Celebration !!!
      Join Con as he hosts some of his All-time XDBX favorite jobs!!! At the usual WoW time slot...wear something Crew Blue or Blue, please.



      This will be both a GTA and RDR2 event / playlist (I have just bought RDR2). My plan is to see how doing GTA and RDR on alternate weeks goes. As Spud is hosting GFred Fridays (GTA) every other week I think I will do this so that WoW is RDR the same week GFredF is on. That means GTA next week (12th), RDR the week after (19th), etc for the time being. Hopefully by the 19th I'll have figured out something to do in RDR.

      Event host is just me, but happy to take on co-hosts if others want to help out. I can't always guarantee being able to start things at 21:00.

      Also, same as it is now, the WoW timeslot should be available for anyone who wants to host a one-off playlist / event (can be any game the crew plays as far as I'm concerned). Just let me know a couple of weeks in advance in case there is something specific planned already.
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    • Newsletter Issue #65 (1/15/19)
      XDBX News!!! Your source for all things Domestic Battery
      Issue 65 - January 15 2019
      (Written by PB76, Fido_le_muet and JustHatched)
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    • Crew Challenge 177 - XDBX 5th Anniversary GTA meets RDR
      Crew Challenge 177 - XDBX 5th Anniversary GTA meets RDR
      For the crew 5th anniversary we have a combined GTA - RDR 2 player team challenge. One teammate goes for the fastest lap on a GTA time trial, the other earns as much money as they can at a butcher in RDR with 10 bullets in 10 minutes. You don't have to decide now which teammate does which event, feel free to try both and work out your best combination if you like.

      Every $ earned on the butcher challenge will reduce the fastest lap time on the time trial by 0.2s. The fastest adjusted time wins.

      This will run from now for over 2 weeks, so you have plenty of time before and after the anniversary weekend.

      Please sign up now and say if you wish to only do the GTA or only do the RDR part. When we have enough participants I will randomly team people up according to which parts they want to do. But do feel free to make your own teams if you want to.

       

      GTA time trial

      Warp GP



      social club link


      do make sure it's Warp GP and not Warp GP (R)




      custom supers


      fastest lap


      any time of day, any weather, any number of laps, as many attempts as you like, no run ups


      non-contact if racing with others



       

      RDR Butcher Challenge

      you have 10 minutes and 10 bullets


      save a video


      timer starts at a butcher, showing you have nothing in your inventory to sell to him


      return to a butcher (does not have to be the same one) within 10 minutes


      leave your video running to show your final money total after selling everything


      so long as you start selling within 10 minutes that is fine




      you may only kill animals with a gun


      any gun(s) and any bullets you like




      you may only sell animal parts from animals you have shot dead and carried in your satchel or on your own horse


      RDR online only, not story mode



       

       

      Starts now

      Ends 19:00 GMT 4th Feb

      Spreadsheet - later

       

      Thanks to Pete for suggesting this and to Lann & Banks for advice.
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    • XDBX vs 187X - Anniversary
      XDBX 5th Birthday H2H Battle!!!
      As part of our anniversary we have accepted a invitation to a head to head crew battle against 187X.
      When: UTC midnight between saturday 26th  and sunday 27th.
      10 vs 10
      There will be 3 TDM, 10 min each, forced and pickups. Regular rules: No helmets, no calling Lester for Off radar perk.
      There will also be a 4th job, a non contact race to finish it off with.
      The TDM maps are: (link)
      The race is TBA, but expect a good quality race in a commonly used class.
      Get in! (187X has grown alot and this will not be a easy win!)

       
    • Wheels n' Rage - Anniversary
      Wheels n' Rage - Anniversary
      Join @Dodge on Saturday January 26th at 18:00 UTC.
      Meet at the Merryweather warehouse on Elysian. We will be doing racing, and adversary modes that involve vehicles.
      The RSVP is open!
      Wheels n' Rage - Anniversary

       

       
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    • Dirty Hotring vs STNC - Anniversary
      Dirty Hotring vs STNC - Anniversary
      Sunday 27th 21:00 UTC, 15 spots available

      No custom car needed. 7 jobs, 7 laps. 
      Only things not allowed is going wrong way or setting roadblocks.
      Get in!!
      Previous event, we are using crew color (blue) and Ragga rum livery.
      Dirty Hotring vs STNC - Anniversary
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    • Monday Motor Mayhem Mischief and Merriment
      Event Title: Monday Motor Mayhem, Mischief, and Merriment (M5)
      Event Author: Lann
      Calendar: Crew Events Calender

       

      Monday Motor Mayhem, Mischief, and Merriment (M5)

      21:00 UTC (9PM UTC)

       

      A racing and driving focused weekly playlist that is in the evening EU time.

      May have the occasional combat or adversary job, but again vehicle focused. 

      While it may bear some striking similarities to TNT, and may even feature some of the same events, it most decidedly isn't TNT. It doesn't happen on Thursday.

      A chance to enjoy the whole range of vehicles in the game, not just the best 5% of them.

       


      Click Here To RSVP For Monday Motor Mayhem, Mischief, and Merriment (M5)

       

       
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    • TODAY 21:00 UTC - Dirty Hotring Racing Practice
      Hotring Practice!!! Get some practice laps in to perfect your dirty tactics for the upcoming 30 player H2H!!!
      21:00 UTC, same time as Two bros but today (Sunday).

       
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