Halo: Reach

XB360 / Action / Release: Sep 14, 2010 / ESRB: M

Halo: Reach Interview with 343 Industries Studio Creative Director Josh Holmes

By Xav de Matos, Sep 10, 2010 6:00pm PDT

Bungie's Halo: Reach is arguably one of the biggest video game releases of 2010. Over the last week we've featured multiplayer tips for newcomers...


""Partners." That sounds like 343 Guilty Spark makes the introduction, then leaves Halo at the ..."

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Halo: Reach Primer

By Xav de Matos, Sep 10, 2010 1:00pm PDT

With Bungie's final Halo title launching on September 14, Shacknews decided to recap the major events and programs that led to the battle on the planet known as Reach. The following primer will fi


A Beginner's Guide to Halo: Reach Multiplayer - Part Two

By Brian Leahy, Sep 09, 2010 3:30pm PDT

Yesterday, I presented some basic tips to get you started with Halo: Reach's multiplayer. Now, it's time to continue with a look at strategies for...


"Thank you very much Brian this is awesome never thought to put jump on LB"

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A Beginner's Guide to Halo: Reach Multiplayer - Part One

By Brian Leahy, Sep 08, 2010 4:00pm PDT

With Halo: Reach coming up next week, I thought I would write up some mutliplayer tips to help out new or unskilled players. A large part of being...


"When I saw the first screenshot for Halo when it was a PC game I though : "Hey I should get ..."

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Halo: Reach 'Deliver Hope' Trailer Extended

By Xav de Matos, Sep 08, 2010 8:00am PDT

With Halo: Reach launching in a few short days--six to be exact--Microsoft has unleashed an extended cut of its epic "Deliver Hope"


"Halo , biggest game on xbox , but nothing special in gaming industry."

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Halo: Reach Launch Celebrations Detailed

By Brian Leahy, Sep 07, 2010 4:20pm PDT

Halo: Reach, releasing next Tuesday, is certain to be one of the biggest games releasing this year. To this end, Microsoft will be hosting the...


Halo: Reach Legendary Edition Packs Commentary-Laced Playthrough

By Brian Leahy, Sep 07, 2010 12:00pm PDT

Purchasers of the Legendary Edition of next week's Halo: Reach will be treated to spoiler-ridden, commentary-filled playthrough of the game's...


"I've enjoyed the developer commentarys for both Alan Wake and HL2 and hope that more games have ..."

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Weekend Confirmed Episode 23

By Garnett Lee, Aug 27, 2010 12:00pm PDT

With Metroid Other M and Halo: Reach to open get Whatcha' Been Playing? you know you're in for a big show, and that's only the beginning. Garnett,...


"First off, Board Games ROCK! Now, on the case of used games. I buy used games due to ..."

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Halo: Reach - A Trip to Forge World

By Brian Leahy, Aug 26, 2010 2:00pm PDT

Bungie introduced Forge in Halo 3, a rudimentary map editing feature that allowed some talented gamers to create new "maps" using Halo 3's existing levels as the canvas. In the final DLC pack for Halo 3, Bungie released "


"Wish Rockstar would include somethiing like that for RDR. I am sick and tired of the old ..."

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Halo: Reach "Nightfall" Mission Preview

By Brian Leahy, Aug 26, 2010 12:00pm PDT

I've played through all of Halo: Reach, but I'm only allowed to talk about two of the game's campaign missions at this time. The first, Nightfall,...


"I like how MS is only allowing you to talk about one mission, despite the game having leaked and ..."

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Halo: Reach Live-Action Video Delivers 'Hope,' Massive Explosions

By Xav de Matos, Aug 26, 2010 10:00am PDT

Although the last promotional video for Bungie's Halo: Reach left some of our users grabbing their pillows out of boredom, th


"I love that one! The "remember" short movie was soo boring but this one is great! more action pls!"

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Halo: Reach Live Action Video Compels You To 'Remember'

By Xav de Matos, Aug 24, 2010 10:45am PDT

Microsoft continues its tactic of using live-action short films to promote the Halo brand. For Halo: Reach a new series has been developed, titled "Remember Reach." The video features group


"Felt like a BSG out-take. I like how there was some subtlety to it. I also love how they keep ..."

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Halo: Reach Adds 'Campaign Matchmaking' Feature

By Xav de Matos, Aug 23, 2010 8:40am PDT

Bungie has revealed that Halo: Reach will support matchmaking in yet another mode. According to Bungie, one of the biggest requests made after...


"This is going to be awesome. Co-op campaigns with matchmaking! Well it could also be like PUGs ..."

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Halo: Reach Campaign Preview

By Xav de Matos, Aug 21, 2010 3:35pm PDT

It seems that most of the conversations I've heard throughout the industry in regards to Halo: Reach essentially boils down to a single phrase: "It's a Halo game." If we're going to foc


Canadian 'Xbox News' Dashboard App Fuels Alternate Reality Game for Halo: Reach

By Xav de Matos, Aug 19, 2010 3:30pm PDT

Over the last few days, Canadian Xbox 360 owners have been "treated" to a laughably bad series of nightly newscasts, dubbed "Xbox News," available...


"It would be nice to have publisher events in Toronto, we're usually left out of this kind of thing."

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