Tag Archives: 343 industries
Sat, Mar 23, 2013 | 13:58 GMT
343 Industries hosted a Halo 4 panel at PAX East yesterday, during which the developer revealed new content for April, and the fact the game has seen 11.6 million unique users connected to Xbox Live who have played in any mode – not just multiplayer. This figure also includes guest accounts.
Fri, Mar 22, 2013 | 08:13 GMT
Halo 4 developer 343 Industries has released a new batch of Castle Map Pack images. Developed by Certain Affinity, the same team behind the Halo: Anniversary HD and the Black Ops ‘First Strike’ map pack Castle is full of vehicle-focused battlegrounds just waiting to be torn up.
Thu, Mar 21, 2013 | 11:22 GMT
Halo 4 developer 343 Industries has released a new update for its shooter, enabling them to tweak gun balancing in the background. It means that players won’t have to download a new patch each time. the studio changes something slightly.
Mon, Mar 18, 2013 | 15:14 GMT
Halo 4′s Castle Map Pack DLC is dropping April 8, and 343 Industries posted a new batch of locale screens last week, as well as new information about each locale. We’ve got the goods here.
Mon, Mar 11, 2013 | 17:09 GMT
Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn is being released as a rather neat Blu-Ray and DVD bundle, releasing May 27.
Mon, Mar 11, 2013 | 16:39 GMT
Halo 4′s Castle Map Pack DLC will hit Xbox Live on April 8, bringing three new maps and a 6v6 playlist into the mix.
Thu, Mar 07, 2013 | 05:47 GMT
343 Industries and Tor Books have teamed up with a cryptic promotion for Greg Bear’s upcoming novel, Halo: Silentium. From now until the novel’s launch on March 19, the developer will release “encrypted communications” via Halo Waypoint bulletins and forum posts. Clever fans will be able to use these to unlock “additional content” of some kind. There will be also be some kind of data “embedded” in both the physical and e-book versions of thew novel. Huh. Silentium is the third entry in the Forerunner Saga series.
Thu, Mar 07, 2013 | 05:35 GMT
Here’s another little tidbit form the PAX East schedule which is sure to delight. If you’re heading down to the Boston show, be sure to sotp by Microsoft’s booth and check out the upcoming Castle Map Pack for Halo 4, which will apparently be playable. 343 Industries staffers will be on hand for a panel on the shooter’s multiplayer future, too. PAX East runs March 22 through 24.
Thu, Feb 28, 2013 | 20:13 GMT
Halo 4 players can soon loo forward to community created amps for Forge mode as well as a playlist for Extraction. The later, currently available in Team Throwdown and Majestic Team DLC, will soon provide you with the opportunity to extract “all day, every day.” Settings included in the new playlist consist of 5v5, rnabled motion tracking, disabling respawn, death cam enabling, and much, much more. The new Forge maps include the area-centric Simplex and Settler. Spawn times will also be worked on for the Majestic Team DLC playlist, and more all set to launch on March 4. Hit up Halo Waypoint for all the information you will ever need on the matter.
Wed, Feb 27, 2013 | 02:28 GMT
Halo’s new guardians 343 Industries hope they can tell stories which don’t necessarily centre on franchise poster boy Master Chief.
Thu, Feb 21, 2013 | 10:26 GMT
Halo 4 is receiving a sizeable update this week, courtesy of developer 343 Industries. No specific time for the update has been given, but we’ve got the patch notes here.
Tue, Feb 19, 2013 | 10:54 GMT
Halo 4′s Majestic Map pack DLC will release on February 25th. Developer 343 Industries has released a new trailer for the content, showing off the maps Landfall, Monolith and Skyline in action. There’s also ten new achievements, and a new free-for-all playlist called Infinity Rumble.
Mon, Feb 18, 2013 | 11:06 GMT
Thu, Feb 14, 2013 | 16:58 GMT
343 Industries has released a trailer for Halo 4:Spartan Ops- Episode 10. In the “Exodus” trailer, Jul ‘Mdama’s “final plan is set in motion,” and Spartan Palmer and other members of Fireteam Majestic are dispatched on a “do or die mission”. Spartan Ops: Episode 10 comes with new CG cinematics and five new gameplay chapters. It will be made available on Xbox Live Monday, February 18. Video and shots are below.
Thu, Feb 07, 2013 | 12:00 GMT
Halo 4′s string of Monday updates continues with the re-addition of Team Snipers and Team Objective playlists. There’s even a new Team Throwdown playlist on the cards.
Thu, Feb 07, 2013 | 10:45 GMT
Halo 4 houses many secrets – what with the terminals and all that – but developer 343 has revealed that gamers haven’t found everything. The studio has dropped clues as to where gamers can find the unearthed Easter eggs. The hunt is on!
Wed, Feb 06, 2013 | 21:48 GMT
Halo 4: Spartan Ops – Episode 9 goes live on Monday, February 11, and to get you caught up, 343 has released a new video. Spoilers may be below, etc.
Fri, Feb 01, 2013 | 11:00 GMT
Halo 4 developer 343 Industries has posted details of its incoming update, which will go live Monday February 4th. Top of the list are a new Team Doubles playlist and two new specialisations – Rogue and Tracker.
Wed, Jan 30, 2013 | 21:20 GMT
Halo 4: Spartan Ops Episode 8 will feature five new missions when it releases next week. It will also include a Team Doubles playlist, and Rogue and Tracker specializations will be unlocked for all players. The episode drops on February 4, and you can get an idea of what to expect through the screenshots and trailer below.
Fri, Jan 25, 2013 | 08:51 GMT
Halo 4: Spartan Ops episode 7 goes live on Monday, and Halo Waypoint has posted up the official trailer. We’ve got it below the cut.