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News: Halo ODST Set for May 29th Release?

Halo ODST Set for May 29th Release?

Apparently so

A listing on Xbox.com went live overnight, displaying Halo 3: ODST as being set for launch for Halo: The Master Chief Collection on May 29th. However, the page has since been pulled. The date would tie in with 343's confirmation last month that the new, remastered version would be launching this month. The remaster is said to run in...

News: Limited Edition White Xbox One Master Chief Collection Hardware Bundle Announced for US

Limited Edition White Xbox One Master Chief Collection Hardware Bundle Announced for US

No word of a worldwide release

Microsoft have announced that they'll be releasing a limited edition Xbox One hardware bundle, complete with a "Cirrus White" Xbox One console and Halo: The Master Chief Collection in the US later this month. The bundle will only be available via selected participating retailers and only while supplies last. The...

News: Halo 5: Guardians' Cover Art Revealed

Halo 5: Guardians' Cover Art Revealed

Two Sides Represented

After a month long ARG, the payoff has finally been revealed. If you're a hardcore Halo fan then you have probably been paying attention to Microsoft's alternate reality game titled 'Hunt The Truth'. The ARG, which was conducted via Tumblr, has finally played its course and has revealed the cover art for Halo 5: Guardians. The...

News: Another New Halo Game Is On The Way

Another New Halo Game Is On The Way

But don't get too excited...

Strange news indeed, as it appears that 343 are working on another new Halo title, aside from the forthcoming Halo 5: Guardians. The new game - entitled Halo Online - will be a PC only free-to-play title, which will be released only in Russia. According to Kanobu.ru, the game was presented in Moscow by 343 themselves,...

News: The Remastered Version of Halo 3: ODST Looks to Be Coming along Nicely

The Remastered Version of Halo 3: ODST Looks to Be Coming along Nicely

343 Industries happy with progress

Today 343 Industries have shown new screenshots of the expansion coming to Halo the Master Chief Collection sometime in the future. These include shots of the Halo 3: ODST campaign and the Relic multiplayer map from Halo 2. As we reported back in December, early adopters will get free access to the ODST campaign as...

News: Halo: Nightfall to Receive DVD, Blu-ray, VoD Release As A Movie

Halo: Nightfall to Receive DVD, Blu-ray, VoD Release As A Movie

Compiled

The episodic live-action TV series Halo: Nightfall, which is set between the events of Halo 4 and Halo 5: Guardians, will be compiled into a feature-length film and released on standard formats in March. Halo: Nightfall originally aired on Xbox 360 and Xbox One as a five-part series back at the end of 2014, but will be released as a movie...

News: Get Your Hands On Two Awesome Halo Relic Wallpapers

Get Your Hands On Two Awesome Halo Relic Wallpapers

Ooh, shiny!

The legendary Halo 2 map Relic is coming to Halo 2: Anniversary (part of Halo: The Master Chief Collection) - as was previously announced - but to celebrate the commencement of work on the new version by developer Certain Affinity, 343 has released a couple of sweet Relic-themed wallpapers. The wallpapers are created from Relic remake...

News: 343 Cancels Latest Halo MCC Content Update Beta Test

343 Cancels Latest Halo MCC Content Update Beta Test

Pulled

343 Industries had previously announced that a beta test would be on the cards for the next major content update to Halo: The Master Chief Collection. However, the company has decided to change track somewhat, causing them to publicly confirm that a beta test will now NOT be forthcoming. In a blog post, 343 said:- After further evaluation,...

News: Halo Is Coming To Your Tabletop

Halo Is Coming To Your Tabletop

Spartan Games signs deal

UK-based manufacturer Spartan Games has inked a deal with Microsoft to produce a series of Halo-themed tabletop games and miniatures, it has been confirmed. The company is behind the popular Uncharted Seas and Firestorm Armada games, and say that multiple games set in the Halo universe are in the works, with the first...

News: Halo 5's Multiplayer Beta Detailed

Halo 5's Multiplayer Beta Detailed

You can teach an old Spartan new tricks

Fans who purchased Halo: The Master Chief Collection to relive the series' past will be able to get a glimpse of the future between December 29th and January 18th with the Halo 5: Guardians Multiplayer Beta. This three-week period should give fans enough time to get accustomed to the many new changes coming to...

pX Draws: Master Chief

Master Chief

See us do sketchy things to honour the return of a legend

With Halo: The Master Chief Collection reaching store shelves and digital marketplaces starting tomorrow, we've decided to have a little out-of-the-ordinary fun. If you didn't find the straightforward title of the article to be explanation enough, here's the gist of it: what we've done is...

News: 343 Industries Launches Halo Championship Series

343 Industries Launches Halo Championship Series

Rocketing to the top

Microsoft and 343 Industries have announced the creation of a new league for professional Halo players and enthusiasts alike. With Halo: The Master Chief Collection just a few days from launch, the companies have confirmed that the Halo Championship Series (or HCS) will be the official league for Halo eSports. Microsoft is...

Feature: Don't Miss These Five Awesome Trailers From October

Don't Miss These Five Awesome Trailers From October

Launch trailers capture our attention

These days, it's not uncommon for blockbuster game releases to get a swarm of promotional videos leading up to their launch, sometimes so many that it seems nearly impossible to keep up. The unfortunate truth is that many of these trailers are variations of another you've already seen, and it's not always worth...

News: Halo 2: Anniversary Documentary Now Available to Watch for Free on Xbox

Halo 2: Anniversary Documentary Now Available to Watch for Free on Xbox

Check it out!

Just a friendly reminder from Team pX - the Halo 2: Anniversary documentary Remaking The Legend is now available for you to watch via your Xbox One or Xbox 360, completely for free. To view it, just load up your Xbox One or Xbox 360 and fire up Xbox Video. Search for "Remaking The Legend" and you'll find it right away. From there, you...

News: HaloFest 2014 Details Confirmed

HaloFest 2014 Details Confirmed

"A Celebration Fit for a Spartan"

Spartans, this is a call to action! HaloFest is back! Running between the 8th and 11th of November, the event will see a whole bunch of Halo-related activity going on, so let’s have a peek at what's in store. As the 11th quickly approaches and we all salivate, details regarding everything Halo are like Halloween...

News: Trailer For 343 Industries Remaking The Legend Documentary Released

Trailer For 343 Industries Remaking The Legend Documentary Released

Legends need not speak, the documentaries will do that for them

How do you make one of the most influential games of all time even better than the original? Well, 343 Industries plans to tell us exactly how. A new trailer for Remaking The Legend, a documentary going over the trials and tribulations of doing so, has been released. The documentary...