They came from outer space
They came from outer space

From its earliest and arguably most iconic days, gaming has starred aliens, often as the enemy: a force of instantly recognisable antagonism to mankind’s bold efforts into the stars or even just... Continue Reading »

DLC: Delight or despair?
DLC: Delight or despair?

This week saw the launch of the last great piece of DLC before the next generation kicks off with BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea, available on Xbox Live since Tuesday. As such, we thought it was high... Continue Reading »

Spartan Assault gets a huge achievement boost on Xbox One
Spartan Assault gets a huge achievement boost on Xbox One

Halo Waypoint has revealed the achievement list for Spartan Assault. The game, that was previously only available on Windows 8 devices, comes with two different scoring systems that sees the Xbox One total... Continue Reading »

Halo: Spartan Assault will be attacking Xbox 360 and Xbox One
Halo: Spartan Assault will be attacking Xbox 360 and Xbox One

Previously Halo Spartan Assault was a Windows 8 game but now it seems that 343i and Microsoft have seen the light and decided to treat console owners to a slice of the Spartan pie. Halo Waypoint broke... Continue Reading »

Halo 4 GOTY edition to be announced
Halo 4 GOTY edition to be announced

Thanks to IGN, Microsoft have confirmed that there will be a Halo 4 GOTY edition coming out in October. A Microsoft spokesperson has confirmed the Game of the Year Edition and provided the following statement... Continue Reading »

Xbox controller support coming to Halo: Spartan Assault
Xbox controller support coming to Halo: Spartan Assault

In this week’s upcoming update for Halo: Spartan Assault fans will be getting support for Xbox 360 controllers added to the Windows 8 and Windows Phone game. The update will also include new achievements,... Continue Reading »

Halo 4 Champions DLC drops today
Halo 4 Champions DLC drops today

That’s right folks, you may remember us telling you all about the armour in the new DLC pack for the frankly brilliant Halo 4 a few weeks ago. Well, it’s dropping into the Marketplace’s... Continue Reading »

Halo 4 Champions DLC gets new armour
Halo 4 Champions DLC gets new armour

The upcoming expansion for 343 Industries’ popular shooter is about to get some fancy new wardrobe items. If you’re bored with staring at the same old Spartan helmet, you’ll be happy... Continue Reading »

Halo: Initiation becomes a Dark Horse
Halo: Initiation becomes a Dark Horse

Comic Cons are great. All sorts of useful and interesting information comes from what most would consider to be a realm of sweaty geekery. This week, at the San Diego Comic-Con, Xbox revealed a partnership... Continue Reading »

Halo: Spartan Assault available now on Windows 8 devices
Halo: Spartan Assault available now on Windows 8 devices

The San Diego Comic-Con has been a busy event for Microsoft and 343 Industries. Not only have they announced the collaboration with Dark Horse Comics to tell Commander Sarah Parker’s story, but they’ve... Continue Reading »

The Champions Bundle is coming to Halo 4
The Champions Bundle is coming to Halo 4

343 Industries are doing the expo circuit again. This time, they’re at the Rooster Teeth Expo in Texas and it’s there they’ve announced a new set of DLC for Halo 4: The Champions Bundle. This... Continue Reading »

Halo shown at E3 is NOT Halo 5
Halo shown at E3 is NOT Halo 5

After confirming that 343 Industries will be expanding their planned trilogy into a saga, Microsoft Studios VP Phil Spencer has confirmed that the Halo we all saw and salivated over at this year’s... Continue Reading »

343 no longer making simply a Halo trilogy
343 no longer making simply a Halo trilogy

I’m going to say it, the Halo trailer at this year’s E3 excited me beyond belief, even though it was more than obvious that 343 Industries would be offering us another Halo for the next generation... Continue Reading »

E3 2013: Halo for Xbox One teaser trailer
E3 2013: Halo for Xbox One teaser trailer

OK, we teased you earlier with the Halo announcement for Xbox One. You want to see the trailer? Here it is. We spoil you, we really do.  Read More →

E3 2013: Halo
E3 2013: Halo

From 343 Industries, we have another addition to the Halo series, aptly titled ‘Halo’. From the trailer we see Master Chief donned in a brown robe in a desert summoning a ship from the sand... Continue Reading »

Spartan Assault – coming to a Windows 8 device near you!
Spartan Assault – coming to a Windows 8 device near you!

While it is unlikely that we will see another Halo Wars game anytime soon, it seems its spirit may live on in the form of a new Halo game called Spartan Assault. Unfortunately for those without a device... Continue Reading »

Halo 4′s Weapon Tuning update goes live
Halo 4′s Weapon Tuning update goes live

As described earlier in the year, Halo’s matchmaking and weapons system for multiplayer is getting an overhaul. The good news is, it’s happened and live right now. Part of the update is to... Continue Reading »

Review: Halo 4 Castle map pack
Review: Halo 4 Castle map pack

When Halo 4 was released the gaming community rejoiced knowing that 343 Industries had done a great job taking over the Halo franchise, those big shoes didn’t seem so ominous after all. Since then... Continue Reading »

Halo 4 sees the return of TrueSkill rankings
Halo 4 sees the return of TrueSkill rankings

It’s Halo week and to celebrate there’s a whole host of things going on in the competitive world of Halo. It’s not all about new maps though, finally we see the return of TrueSkill. Similar... Continue Reading »

Halo Week: Drop Shock – new maps, new soundtrack, new challenges and special deals
Halo Week: Drop Shock – new maps, new soundtrack, new challenges and special deals

Halo week kicked off yesterday with the release of the Castle Map Pack and the return of a visible TrueSkill. The week concludes on Friday with a DLC sale. Check out the full detail of the week below: Monday... Continue Reading »