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Halo’s Master Chief Added To Fortnite

by Peter Paltridgeon 12/11/2020
Who’s that green armored figure that just landed on the island? Is he the worst-kept Fortnite secret in months? Yes, as everybody already guessed, Master Chief — the blank helmeted face of the Halo series — is now a skin in Fortnite. And he brought along some wheels…various vehicles from the Halo series, like the […]
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Halo's Warthog Will Be Driveable In Forza Horizon 3

by Peter Paltridgeon 08/30/2016
Check it out: the armored Jeep known as the Warthog — also known as the best way to get around in Halo games — will be usable in the next Forza game.  You might notice this Warthog has been nerfed — it doesn’t have any big guns or cannons in the back. It does have […]

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There Will Be No Free Ruskie Version Of Halo, Possibly Ever

by Peter Paltridgeon 08/25/2016
One of the more peculiar curiosities in the long list of worldwide Microsoft projects was the free-to-play version of Halo the company was creating specifically for Russia. The game was based off of Halo 3, only re-engineered as a multiplayer experience supported by in-game purchases. This game was for Russians and Russians only. A few […]
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Halo 5 Goes Hog Wild Tomorrow

by Peter Paltridgeon 05/30/2016
Developer 343 Industries spoke at length about Hog Wild, the latest free Halo 5 expansion, in a new blog post today. In summary, there will be a lot of hogs, but as for the details… The update mainly adds extra vehicles, but it’s also packing additional armor sets, designs, and a new weapon called the […]

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Boy, Is Halo 5 Cheap Right Now

by Peter Paltridgeon 05/16/2016
A number of retailers have begun selling Microsoft’s Halo 5: Guardians for half its original price. Amazon, Target, GameStop and Best Buy all have the game listed now at $30. Is this a bad sign? Not in terms of the game itself. It scored high marks from critics upon its release last October, and developer […]
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XBox One BC List Updates With Halo Wars And More

by Peter Paltridgeon 03/28/2016
The list of XBox 360 games playable on the XBox One continues to grow. Today Halo Wars, Soul Calibur 2 and The King Of Fighters ’98 were all added to the backwards compatibility list, joining Dark Souls, Tekken Tag Tournament 2 and Assassin’s Creed, which were added last week. Still waiting on Red Dead Redemption. […]

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Check Out Halo 5's New Warzone Firefight Mode

by Peter Paltridgeon 03/21/2016
Need a new reason to play Halo 5? Probably. Microsoft has you covered with a new mode announced last night during the Halo World Championship event. The Warzone Firefight Mode was first seen in Halo 3: ODST, but it’s about to make a comeback. “In Warzone Firefight, up to eight players will work together to […]

New Halo 5 Pack Offers Tribute To Fan's Tragedy

by Peter Paltridgeon 02/25/2016
Recently Trinity and Lena, the two daughters of Halo 5 community member Adam, died in an electrical fire. 343 Industries was sad to hear about it, and decided to immortalize the girls forever (or at least for as long as these packs are available) by adding a memorial to the game. It’s called the Never […]

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Yup, Halo's Arbiter Is Coming To Killer Instinct

by Peter Paltridgeon 02/23/2016
Back when Kim Wu was revealed as the latest combatant in season 3 of Microsoft’s Killer Instinct, it was hinted at the end of her video that The Arbiter from Halo might be coming next. It was a blatant hint and hardly a mystery, but today Microsoft confirmed it: The Arbiter will indeed be playable […]
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Halo Reach Ain't Runnin' So Good On XBox One

by Peter Paltridgeon 12/29/2015
Over 100 XBox 360 games can now be played on XBox One simply by inserting the disc, a feature its competitor Sony still refuses to budge on attempting. Microsoft’s popular backwards compatibility program has been running without a hitch until now, when a problem finally reared its ugly head with Halo Reach. Halo Reach was […]