During RTX this weekend, 343 had a panel that divulged some juicy details about Halo but possibly the most interesting announcement was a new champions bundle for Halo 4. The entire pack consists of three different sets. Bullseye Pack: Two new multiplayer maps, a sports-themed Spartan armor and a new competitive gravball game type called Ricochet · Infinity Armor Pack: Set your Spartan up ...[Read More]
To celebrate the release of the last map pack for Halo 4, Microsoft have decided to make it Halo week with a host of different celebrations and giveaways. This includes soundtrack competitions, discounted DLC and more. You can vie the full description below to learn more about Halo Week: Drop Shock. Do you still play Halo or is this something to get you jumping back in? Monday, April 8 – Ca...[Read More]
The final map pack for Microsoft’s monster that is Halo 4 has a release date. The new map pack will feature three new maps that emphasis much bigger play spaces and vehicular warfare. The new maps featured are: Daybreak: Two UNSC bases oppose each other in this large asymmetrical map. Teams must split focus between attacking the enemy base while playing close defense to their own. Cla...[Read More]
The very successful Spartan Ops season is coming to a close. Filled with plenty of story to keep fans satisfied, episode nine may be the most exciting one yet. To keep you from biting your nails down passed that line thing, you know the part that really hurts, Microsoft have released a teaser trailer to tide you over until Monday.
Halo 4 is set to get its first map pack next week and 343 Industries have released the ten new achievements to go with the new map pack. The achievements seem more achievable and fun than previous map packs in previous Halo titles. The Crimson Map Pack features 3 maps and will be available for 800 Microsoft Points Now They Fly? Get a kill while airborne in a Warthog. 50 points Size Is Everything K...[Read More]
Halo 4 is about to get its first shot of three map packs in a couple of weeks in the way of three new maps called the Crimson Map Pack. The DLC map pack will set you back 800 Microsoft Points unless you bought the Limited Edition of Halo 4, or bought the map pack pass, which then, of course it’ll be free of charge. · Wreckage: Wreckage is the manifestation of the chaos of war. A medi...[Read More]
It was said months ago that Halo 4 will come with three map packs that will release in the coming months after the release of Halo 4. Owners of the Limited Edition of Halo 4 will be receiving these map packs free of charge. Today, a leak from the German Xbox Dashboard has shown release dates for those three map packs that you can see below. Crimson Map Pack – December 10th Majestic Map Pack – Febr...[Read More]
“Wake me when you need me”. After half a decade it seems that Microsoft need Master Chief once more with the return of John, Cortana and a numbered Halo game. But there are new stipulations involved, and with a lot of anxious fans wondering how new studio 343 Industries will handle the future of the Halo games. Is the return of the Chief a safe one, or will Halo never be the same again. Master Chi...[Read More]
I think a lot of people can say that Microsoft have pulled it off: Made a web-series that was actually pretty good, sending a positive message toward Hollywood for a Halo movie. Master Chief returns in this final episode to wrap up the series and leave you virtually frothing from the mouth waiting for Halo 4 next week. Enjoy your lunch with some explosions and awesomeness.
Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn is almost done but that doesn’t mean that the show is letting up at all. In fact, episode 4 is possibly the most exciting yet. The covenant have officially landed and the young crew are finally coming in contact with the enemy for the first time and it’s truly terrifying. Thankfully there is one man there to save them. Episode 4 also starts to truly bring in t...[Read More]
Halo 4 launches in 13 days from now but Microsoft have decided to already spill the beans on their plans for map packs in the next nine months. Since Halo 2, it has become pretty commonplace to see map packs follow the release of a Halo game but it has never been reported this early. The Halo 4 Map Pass gives the player access to three map packs that are set you release in December, February, and ...[Read More]
With Halo 4 just a couple weeks away, Microsoft are in full swing with the marketing campaign, launch trailer has been released and the hype could not be bigger right now but Microsoft also produced a feature length web series called Forward Unto Dawn that is in full swing; And episode 3 is the best episode yet. After spending the first two episodes getting to know the young cadets, the third epis...[Read More]