The collection of games that are available to play as backwards compatible titles has just expanded once again and its big news for fans of the Halo series. All of the games from the series that were originally launched on the Xbox 360 are now available to players, including Halo 3, Halo 3: ODST, Halo […]
With the release of the Xbox One and PlayStation there has already been a flurry of remastered versions of previously released titles. Halo: The Master Chief Collection however strives to provide more value than other offerings by including four games in one unique bundle, with the two oldest titles receiving an impressive graphical update. With […]
343 Studios is due to release a matchmaking update to fix problems with the online multiplayer component of Halo: The Master Chief Collection. The update will not require players to download a patch, with the official Halo site pointing out that the changes will be made directly to their servers. According to executive producer Dan […]
Frank O’Connor, the head of Halo franchise development, has also defended the decision to release a 20GB update for The Master Chief Collection on launch. Speaking on NeoGAF, he explained that the update was not just a an update for game but rather content that would not fit on a single disc. “That’s not a […]
343 Studios have today released brand new screenshots of the cinematic cutscenes from Halo 2 Anniversary. The gallery below shows a number of important characters from the game including the Arbiter, Sergeant Johnson and one of the Prophets, with each being given more detail than ever before. Earlier in the year, Blur and 343 released […]
In a surprise move GAME, the UK retailer that specialises in all things gaming, has revealed that Halo: The Master Chief Collection is getting a rather snazzy special edition. While Microsoft has yet to officially comment on the package, the fact that it is listed on GAME’s website and is available to pre-order suggests that […]
Microsoft have revealed that they are in fact releasing Halo: Master Chief Collection later this year. The game was originally leaked earlier this month but the Xbox manufacturer has now officially confirmed its existence. The trailer above mixes footage showing a famous scene from Halo 2 where Master Chief uses an alien bomb to […]
Halo 4 is 343 industries’ first attempt at bringing the Master Chief to life and they do so extremely well. This is hands-down one of the best Halo games of the franchise second only to Halo 2 in my opinion. For the first time in the series we see some major character development of the […]
This week an email was sent out to all you Waypointers with a link to this new hype-inducer. As we’re now under the 2-week mark on our count-down-until-launch, it’s impossible to watch this and not get the jitters. Both those few cuts which seem to be in-game shots and those which are presumably cutscenes look […]
We’ve already had a few glimpses at some of the new enemies and weaponry available in Halo 4, and now these images from All Games Beta have revealed all the grey-and-orangey enemies the Chief will come up against, as well as some of the new weapons he’ll be able to wield.
An extended live action trailer for Halo 4 will air tonight during the Euro 2012 match between England and France. UPDATE: You can now watch it after the break.
E3 kicked off this morning with Microsoft taking to the stage at 9:3o a.m. PT. The lineup was kinect-heavy, but had many other awesome updates. Here, we’ll take you through a brief recap, telling what you might have missed. The show opened with a shadowy figure taking to the unlit stage as 343 Industries’ Halo […]