Halo: Combat Evolved

XBOX, XBOX ONE / Action / Release: Nov 15, 2001 / ESRB: M

Half-Life 2 and Portal now on Nvidia Shield

By Steve Watts, May 12, 2014 5:00pm PDT

Half-Life 2 and Portal are now available natively on Nvidia Shield, the company announced today.


New Halo announced for Xbox One, coming 2014

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 10, 2013 11:53am PDT

You'll never guess what, right: Microsoft's making a new Halo game for the Xbox One. I know! The as-yet-unnamed game is due in 2014 and all we can safely say for certain is that it features some manner of colossal robot-space-angel. Sure, that'll do nicely.


'Halo Fest' included at PAX Prime

By Steve Watts, May 03, 2011 12:45pm PDT

Microsoft and 343 are holding a Halo Fest inside PAX Prime, with "tournaments, exclusive panels, and sweet prizes."


Halo Waypoint updating with new features, motion comic

By Steve Watts, Apr 13, 2011 1:45pm PDT

Microsoft and 343 are kicking off the 10th anniversary celebration of Halo with WayPoint updates, a new motion comic, Avatar goods, and mysterious plans for PAX Prime.


Report: Remake of Original Halo Coming This Year [Updated]

By Steve Watts, Feb 04, 2011 8:00am PST

[Update 11:45] A Microsoft spokesperson replied to our inquiry: "We do not comment on rumors or speculation." [Original Story] Halo is almost a...


"Mark my words; this is NOT going to happen. Remember, you heard it here first."

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Master Chief Will Return in Halo Universe

By Brian Leahy, Jul 26, 2010 3:30pm PDT

At Comic-Con 2010, 343 Industries' Frank O'Conner revealed that "we haven't seen the last of Master Chief," in a statement given to IGN....


"I really don't want Halo 4 from 343i. I'd gladly wait for Bungie's 10 year tenure with ..."

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Report: Spielberg In Talks to Produce Halo Movie

By Nick Breckon, Aug 08, 2009 5:19pm PDT

Film site IESB is reporting that Steven Spielberg is in "active negotiations" to produce a film based on the Halo franchise. digg_url =...


"Spielburg has done plenty of great films. Saving Private Ryan, Terminal, JP, and dozens of ..."

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Halo Anime Announced Alongside New 'Waypoint' Information Hub for Xbox Live

By Chris Faylor, Jul 23, 2009 10:33am PDT

Microsoft today announced "Halo Legends," a collection of short films produced by various Japanese animation houses, including those responsible...


"Here's my theory. You know how Microsoft has been closing down studios like Ensemble because it ..."

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Nielsen's Most Played PC Games of 2008

By Chris Faylor, Jan 02, 2009 9:16am PST

Along with its list of the most-played consoles in 2008, research group The Nielsen Company has provided its list of the past year's most popular...


"Man, if I was a part of this I'd get myself and my friends to spend all week playing System ..."

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Shack PSA: Halo Half Price on Xbox Live Tomorrow

By Nick Breckon, Dec 22, 2008 3:57pm PST

Microsoft has announced that Bungie's Halo: Combat Evolved will be discounted by 50% for Xbox Live Gold members beginning tomorrow. Normally...


"Does the downloadable version have Achievments? Looking for a cheap bump to my gamer points and ..."

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Report: MGS4 Producer Helming New Halo

By Chris Faylor, Sep 16, 2008 9:22am PDT

Shacknews can corroborate word that former Metal Gear Solid 4 producer and one-time games journalist Ryan Payton will be serving as creative...


"I would so love a Halo mmo! The world needs a good sci fi mmo. Something that combines the best ..."

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Halo 4 Rumor Update: Gearbox, id Staff Joining Microsoft's Halo Team

By Chris Faylor, Aug 28, 2008 9:48am PDT

Update: Gearbox has confirmed Yu's departure with Shacknews, adding that she served as director of platform technology, not technology director....


"Just a bit of trivia, when Kenneth Scott did the skin for the Crash model in Quake3 he hid the ..."

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Blast from the Past: Halo 1 PC Patched

By Maarten Goldstein, Aug 07, 2008 5:37am PDT

A new patch for the PC version of Halo 1 is now available, removing the CD check five years after the game was first released. A patch for Halo:...


"I had a lot of fun playing Halo PC online, too bad there's hardly anyone to play with anymore :/ "

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Bungie Working on New Halo Game

By Chris Faylor, Jul 16, 2008 2:06am PDT

Halo series developer Bungie is working on an entirely new entry in the franchise beyond its assistance with Ensemble Studios' RTS title Halo Wars...


"That would be sweet it if was a new Myth game. A game I really enjoyed, before they sold out to ..."

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Microsoft Hiring for New Halo Game (Updated)

By Aaron Linde, Apr 23, 2008 1:51pm PDT

Update: Microsoft has confirmed to MTV Multiplayer that the job listings are indeed for Peter Jackon's Halo project, with the company stating that...


"Trying to think of the last high quality game released by Microsoft's internal studios, ..."

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