A little over a month ago GameSpy Technology announced they were shutting down on May 31, and their server hosting along with them. Various games have found solutions with different levels of official support, but some titles...more
With Halo: Combat Evolved's impending loss of online functionality via GameSpy on the horizon, players were about to have to say goodbye to online multiplayer and matchmaking. Again. But third-party program GameRanger has swo...more
It was ten years ago that Halo: Combat Evolved was released on the original Xbox. The series would go on to create a standard for the first-person shooter genre and arguably help secure the Xbox as a household name. First-...more
Dig Halo multiplayer but don't care to buy Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary next Tuesday? So long as you own Halo: Reach, you can save yourself a bit of money. The multiplayer content of Anniversary -- six fan-favorite multip...more
While GoldenEye 007 and Perfect Dark were the "gateway drugs" that got me into first-person shooters, it was Halo: Combat Evolved on the original Xbox that got me permanently hooked on the genre. I played the single-player ca...more
With the release of Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary, Halo Waypoint will be seeing a major overhaul in terms of its web interface and the Windows Phone version's usability and new features. The web version will see fixes to ...more
Exciting news for those who like to shout at television screens -- Kinect features for Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary have finally been detailed.
Players will be able to use Kinect voice commands to analyze foes and the inf...more
Hamza brought you all the awesome news that came out of HaloFest last night, including Halo: Anniversary being able to play in 3D, the original magnum making it's debut in Reach through an upcoming title update and the Warth...more
HaloFest this weekend will be showing people Halo: Anniversary in 3D. The public won't be able to get hands-on with the single-player portion, but 343 let members of the press give the game a whirl. Plus, I also got hands-on with Halo: Anniversary's multiplayer mode and finally unveiled Firefight mode.more
The inaugural PAX South is wrapping up today, and Gearbox's panel just ended. We heard about the plans with Homeworld earlier, but the studio's cash cow for the past several years has been the Borderlands series, so of course...more
Hanover Germany-based indie developer Reakktor Studios, creator of the newly released Early Access title TOXIKK, asks us to consider some interesting hypothetical scenarios:
In this thought experiment, ask yourself...more
I've fallen behind on Double Fine's developer-led Let's Play series Devs Play, but I can't resist jumping back in now, order be damned, for the episode about Doom featuring John Romero.
The id Software co-founder is joined b...more