Tag Archives: halo
Thu, Nov 21, 2013 | 15:52 GMT
Xbox One is out tomorrow, November 22, and while little has been announced for Microsoft’s post-launch release schedule, Phil Spencer has teased that gamers have little to worry about. Also, what’s this about the new Halo Phil?
Mon, Sep 02, 2013 | 09:38 BST
Fri, Aug 30, 2013 | 02:42 BST
The Microsoft Store has reportedly posted a few brief lines outlining the plot of the next Halo game for Xbox One, confirming it is a new story entry.
Fri, Aug 16, 2013 | 22:26 BST
Eric Nylund, author of a Halo novel and many non-Halo novels — that’s what he did before going into games — and a story consultant at Microsoft who contributed to Gears of War and Halo games, has updated his LinkedIn profile with a new job at Amazon Game Studios.
Mon, Jul 15, 2013 | 11:48 BST
Destiny developer Bungie has assured fans that Destiny’s bad guys are more diverse than Halo’s Covenant, and that gamers were too quick to make comparisons between both games.
Mon, Jul 08, 2013 | 03:54 BST
Bungie co-founder and Halo creator Jason Jones believes the developer could do a better job of the seminal shooter if it had to do it all again – but that notorious pistol wouldn’t change.
Wed, Jul 03, 2013 | 16:13 BST
Halo 4 Global Championship has been announced by Microsoft in conjunction with Virgin Gaming.
Wed, Jul 03, 2013 | 15:19 BST
Halo 4 is the best-selling Microsoft Studios title ever in the US, according to Microsoft. The firm said the 343 Industries title has surpassed its predecessor Halo 3 “for sales during each respective launch year.” In other words, it bested Halo 3′s launch year but not total sales – yet. The firm didn’t release figures to go along with the announcement. Thanks, Neowin.
Sat, Jun 22, 2013 | 21:42 BST
Xbox One’s Halo title is indeed a “legitimate” entry in the series, according Microsoft game studios VP Phil Spencer, also noting that the franchise is now considered a “saga” instead of a separate set of works.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 15:17 BST
Steven Spielberg and George Lucas have all discussed the future of gaming in a new panel session. Spielberg in particular wants to see immersion in games rise to unprecedented levels moving forward.
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, Dec 06, 2012 | 14:50 GMT
Microsoft has announced that the Halo series has moved 50 million since its inception in 2001. It has also been confirmed by 343 Industries that the next titles in the series is also “in early stages of development.”
Tue, Nov 20, 2012 | 20:41 GMT
343 Industries is hiring, and it is looking for someone who can help it build “large scale distributed systems with a focus on scalability, reliability, serviceability, maintainability, and stability.”
Thu, Nov 15, 2012 | 16:50 GMT
Xbox Live is ten years old today, but things could have been very different. According to Bungie studio manager Harold Ryan, the premium service wouldn’t have worked without Halo and the leadership of the renowned studio.
Fri, Nov 09, 2012 | 17:23 GMT
Halo 4: Spartan Ops Episode 2 is out next week, and in it, the “mysterious artifact recovered” from Requiem takes over the vital systems on the UNSC Infinity. This forces the Spartans of Crimson and Majestic back down to the planet to “look for a way to free the ship.” Have a look at the video teaser below. The downloadable co-op campaign is free, and 343 Industries has said new missions will be released every week for 10 weeks, totaling 50 in all. Thanks, OXM.
Sat, Oct 13, 2012 | 22:27 BST
Halo 4′s leak hasn’t fazed 343 Industries’ Frank O’Connor in the slightest, as such occurrences are “inevitable.”
Tue, Oct 09, 2012 | 20:09 BST
Halo 4′s Forge Mode has been detailed a bit more through a new video released by Gamespot.
Sat, Sep 08, 2012 | 18:36 BST
Halo 4′s Promethean enemies and weapons have been detailed in the next issue of Game Informer, according to a GAF user who downloaded the digital version of the magazine on his iPad. Due to the fact some of this can be considered spolieriffic, even if it is printed in a nationally known magazine, we’ll refrain from posting the information here and just give you links to it instead. This way, we can wash our hands of the possibility of soiling your Halo 4 experience. Go have a look on NeoGAF, Examiner, AGB, and Halo Council. Halo 4 releases November 6.
Mon, Sep 03, 2012 | 00:14 BST
Halo 4 takes a throw-away Red vs Blue joke and runs with it, much like you’ll do with the Grif in this newly-detailed competitive multiplayer mode.
Thu, Jul 19, 2012 | 14:16 BST