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
Seriously. I had the most fun on this map above all else. Sidewinder is definitely a close second, but I rarely had the opportunity to play with more than eight people to make that map really worth it. But yeah, Damnation. I...more
Frank O'Connor said that the Kinect functionality in Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary are not going to be a big deal. At all. In fact, 343 Industries' franchise development director says that it's not even something you'...more
Just like Halo: Combat Evolved in 2011, it's looking as if Microsoft will similarly celebrate the tenth anniversary of the release of Halo 2. While the fairly predictable rumor had been swirling around for a while, a voi...more
Master arms maker Man at Arms is back, this time taking on the Halo Elite energy sword. The concept looks cool in the game, but it kind of sucks in real life as it's not really practical. Look at how floppy it is! It will still cut a fool, you just got to wiggle it around a little to really get in deep.
It'll look cool mounted on a wall or something at least. more
One thing that can be said for Halo: Spartan Assault is that it's certainly the most accessible of the Halo games. Hell, it's landed on about every Microsoft platform in recent memory. Today, Xbox 360 gets added to ...more