Tag Archives: halo 3
Wed, Oct 16, 2013 | 04:04 BST
Halo 3 is now available for free to Xbox Live Gold subscribers through Microsoft’s Games with Gold scheme. This should come as no surprise, not just because it was announced at the end of September but also because it was one of the first games to be promised when the service was announced. You have until the end of the month to take advantage.
Mon, Sep 30, 2013 | 23:54 BST
Microsoft has outlined October’s Xbox Games With Gold games. Between October 1 and 14, Xbox Live Gold members will be able to download a free copy of Might & Magic: Clash of Heroes. After October 14, you’ll be able to grab Halo 3, which was promised when the scheme was first announced. Rainbow Six: Vegas exits today so if you haven’t downloaded it yet it’s time to get on that.
Thanks, Shack News.
Mon, Jul 01, 2013 | 10:02 BST
Halo 3 and Assassin’s Creed 2 are going free as part of Microsoft’s new scheme, which sees two retail games given to Xbox Live Gold subscribers each month. The games will still cost you at the time of writing, but they’ll be going free at some point this month, so consider this your heads-up warning.
Fri, Jun 21, 2013 | 11:56 BST
Microsoft has outlined its plans to give away two free games to Xbox Live Gold members each month until the end of 2013, starting with Assassin’s Creed 2 and Halo 3.
Mon, Mar 18, 2013 | 15:25 GMT
Tue, Feb 26, 2013 | 12:25 GMT
Halo 4 and its predecessors are now on sale as part of Microsoft’s Games on Demand sale.
Fri, Feb 15, 2013 | 01:30 GMT
An Ohio University study has found that female gamers are likely to cop way more flack than their male counterparts. In a report published on Gamasutra and other sites, researchers said they observed female-identified Halo 3 players receive up to three times as many negative reactions than male or unidentified players to general, friendly comments. You can learn more about the methodology employed here. The study’s findings match plenty of others made over the years, like this one from September 2012.
Thanks, The PA Report.
Mon, Feb 04, 2013 | 23:19 GMT
Mon, Feb 04, 2013 | 07:37 GMT
Halo 3 looks set for a PC release, and Quantum Conundrum 2 is a thing that’s happening, if we can trust Steam’s database.
Sat, Apr 30, 2011 | 18:21 BST
Halo’s iconic Master Chief character isn’t likely to make a multiplayer appearance in Gears of War 3, according to Epic Games’ main designer Cliff Bleszinski: Microsoft’s too “squeamish,” apparently.
Wed, Jun 09, 2010 | 18:57 BST
Aaron Greenberg has gone on the Twitter record to state that according to new NPD data, Halo 3 has outsold a number of Sony’s big hitters.
Thu, Apr 22, 2010 | 10:39 BST
Bungie’s community director Brian Jarrard has admitted that the Games on Demand version of Halo 3 does run a lot slower on HDD then it does on disc.
Tue, Apr 20, 2010 | 14:05 BST
Tue, Apr 06, 2010 | 17:21 BST
Nelson’s announced Halo 3 will be coming to Xbox Live on April 20 via its Games on Demand service.
Sat, Feb 20, 2010 | 21:41 GMT
Bungie has said that it regrets leaving out matchmaking in Halo 3: ODST’s Firefight mode.
Tue, Feb 09, 2010 | 15:16 GMT
The final three Halo 3 multiplayer maps from Halo 3: ODST made their standalone debut on XBL Marketplace last week, and MS has just sent us the mail.
Mon, Feb 08, 2010 | 07:47 GMT
Sun, Jan 17, 2010 | 09:58 GMT
James Cameron’s Avatar and Modern Warfare 2 are each sitting on over $1B in sales as proof that the 2009 holiday season was a good one, for both the film and games industry.
Mon, Jan 11, 2010 | 08:49 GMT
Nelson’s posted the most popular Live titles of last year, with Halo 3, unsurprisingly, coming out on top.
Sat, Nov 14, 2009 | 17:06 GMT
During the BMO Capital Markets conference in New York, Microsoft’s COO Dennis Durkin revealed that Halo 3: ODST has sold over 3 million copies since being releases on September 22.
Durkin did not specify during the conference if these figures were worldwide or not, but the title moved over 1.5 million copies during its first month of availability, according to September NPD figures, which are US only numbers.
NPD data for October shows the title moved 271K units.