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News: 343 Industries is Thinking of Remastering Halo Reach and ODST for Xbox One

343 Industries is Thinking of Remastering Halo Reach and ODST for Xbox One

Not out of the question

The Halo: Master Chief Collection is less than two months away from release and many of us agree that having updated versions of Halo's 1 through 4 in one compilation is one of the best deals ever in gaming. But what about those other Halo games? Why wasn't Halo 3: ODST and Halo: Reach included in the set, and is it possible...

News: 343 To Show More Halo Master Chief Collection At Comic-Con

343 To Show More Halo Master Chief Collection At Comic-Con

Drawing back the curtain...

343 is doing their best to give us more to be excited about with regards to Halo: The Master Chief Collection, it seems. At this year's San Diego Comic-Con, which runs July 24th through to the 27th, the developer will have more hands on gameplay sessions on the show floor, as well as a developer panel July 25th. They're...

E3 2014: You'll Be Playing The Halo 5 Beta Right Before the Year Ends

You'll Be Playing The Halo 5 Beta Right Before the Year Ends

Are you ready?

One of the bigger announcements at Microsoft's E3 media briefing was the confirmation that Halo: The Master Chief Collection was in fact real, and that it will be released on November 11th. While we can understand the appeal of having updated ports of Halo's 1 through 4 on Xbox One, we were also excited about the Halo 5: Guardians...

Rumour: Halo 1-4 To Be Released for Xbox One As The Master Chief Collection

Halo 1-4 To Be Released for Xbox One As The Master Chief Collection

Wouldn't it be cool?

According to reports coming out of Engadget, Microsoft are going to drop a bomb or two at E3 this year, starting off with the announcement that the original Halo: Combat Evolved, Halo 2, Halo 3, and Halo 4 are going to be re-released for Xbox One in a single package, entitled The Master Chief Collection. With Halo 5: Guardians...

News: Incoming! Halo 5: Guardians Confirmed for Xbox One in 2015

Incoming! Halo 5: Guardians Confirmed for Xbox One in 2015

Just what the doctor ordered.

343 Industries has confirmed the title and rough release window for the next title in the Halo series. Halo 5: Guardians will launch in 2015 for Xbox One. 343's General Manager Bonnie Ross said:- Halo 5: Guardians is a bigger effort than Halo 4. That applies to the content and scope of the game, as well as the...

News: Games With Gold Reminder: Halo 3

Games With Gold Reminder: Halo 3

Promotion only until the end of October

Right on schedule, the second freebie of the month for those with an Xbox Live Gold membership is Halo 3. It will be available digitally from now up until the end of the month, otherwise it will bounce back to the cost of $14.99. Remember that you don't actually need to download the entire 5.72GB game right...

E3 2013: New Halo Teased for 2014

New Halo Teased for 2014

Coming to Xbox One; no gameplay shown

It wouldn't have been a complete E3 conference without seeing Master Chief's face — or, helmet. Halo is making it's next-gen leap to Xbox One in 2014 according to the impressive debut trailer. 343 Industries is once again behind the development chair and while no number or subtitle was announced, we're 95%...

News: Halo: Spartan Assault Skips XBLA, Invades Windows 8

Halo: Spartan Assault Skips XBLA, Invades Windows 8

Not coming to XBLA

While this may not be directly related to the Xbox 360 or Xbox One consoles, this is definitely worth noting when it concerns Microsoft's biggest franchise in the industry. Announced today, Halo: Spartan Assault is coming exclusively to Windows 8 smartphones, tablets and PCs. That's right, Windows 8 is getting it's first true...

News: Halo Week: Drop Shock Kicks Off

Halo Week: Drop Shock Kicks Off

Week of Halo-centric Events

Microsoft has announced that a week of Halo-specific events has kicked off today. Entitled Halo Week: Drop Shock, the day-by-day for the week looks like this:- Monday, April 8th - The Castle Map Pack launches on Xbox Live, which includes three "medium-to-large" maps which focus more on vehicle combat over large open...

News: Halo Prices Slashed In Xbox Live Sale

Halo Prices Slashed In Xbox Live Sale

Four Halo classics receive price cuts...

Microsoft has slashed the prices of four Halo titles as part of their Ultimate Xbox Live Sale which encompasses over 60 titles. If you're yet to indulge in the critically acclaimed 343 Industries debut, Halo 4, then the £24.99 price should prove irresistable (compared to the usual RRP of £49.99). Also...

News: Xbox 360 and Kinect Come to Isreal

Xbox 360 and Kinect Come to Isreal

Seven year wait almost over.

Microsoft has announced that they'll be releasing the Xbox 360 in Isreal on the 21st of November. At the company's "Discovery" conference in Tel Aviv yesterday, Master Chief was on hand to confirm that the system will launch complete with Hebrew language support, local currency support, Xbox Live, and Kinect. The Kinect...