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Halo 5's Warzone multiplayer will add CCG-inspired REQ system

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 17, 2015 6:03pm PDT

Halo 5: Guardians' Warzone multiplayer is about to add an extra degree of complexity with the addition of the new REQ system, an idea inspired by collectible card games like Hearthstone and Magic: The Gathering. Need further explanation? Allow a Nick Offerman-voiced cartoon ...


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Halo 5: Guardians trailers offer a closer look at its campaign

By Daniel Perez, Sep 14, 2015 12:38pm PDT

Halo 5: Guardians has received two new videos that take a closer look at its overall campaign, as well as offering direct in-game footage of a portion of its story.


"Man if I had the time I be down, I have not played MP in a very long time, it be awesome. I will ..."

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Halo 5: Guardians multiplayer maps won't be decided by players votes

By Daniel Perez, Sep 09, 2015 7:30am PDT

343 Industries is trying something new with Halo 5: Guardians' multiplayer modes as maps won't be dictated by how many votes it receives from players.


Halo 5: Guardians opening cinematic introduces Spartan Locke's team

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 31, 2015 9:38pm PDT

Microsoft and 343 Industries ended PAX Prime in a big way by releasing one of the opening cinematics for Halo 5: Guardians, introducing Spartan Locke's Red team of soldiers.


"Yes, so was the female Spartan introduced from the last game. Spartan program is not as hard to ..."

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Gamescom 2015: Halo Wars 2 Announced for Xbox One and PC

By Steven Wong, Aug 04, 2015 8:29am PDT

In a surprise last minute announcement at the Xbox Gamescom 2015 press event, Halo Wars 2 will be coming to both the Xbox One and Windows 10.


"Reckon we'll see it on steam? I know Spartan Assault is on there."

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Gamescom 2015: Halo 5 Guardians Multiplayer Heads to the Colosseum

By Steven Wong, Aug 04, 2015 8:10am PDT

Halo 5: Guardians multiplayer details are revealed at the Gamescom 2015 Xbox press event.


Halo: The Fall of Reach gets first teaser while Halo Channel goes mobile

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 10, 2015 12:22pm PDT

343 Industries hit San Diego Comic-Con for a Halo 5: Guardians panel, revealing the first teaser for the animated Halo: The Fall of Reach and also announcing that the Halo Channel is now available on iOS and Android.


Microsoft releases Halo Channel app on iOS and Android; offers Halo 5 special emblem

By Daniel Perez, Jul 09, 2015 6:51am PDT

The Halo Channel has been released on iOS and Android, and as an incentive, Microsoft is giving away a Promotional REQ Pack that includes a special emblem for Halo 5: Guardians.


Halo 5 Collector's Edition statue revealed

By Tad Huempfner, Jun 18, 2015 2:00pm PDT

Take a look at the Master Chief and Spartan Locke statue that comes with the Halo 5: Guardians Limited Collector's Edition.


"Not happening. I think I paid $150 for the CE of Halo3 and it came with a helmet you can't even ..."

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Halo 5: Guardians hunts the truth on microtransactions system

By Daniel Perez, Jun 18, 2015 8:51am PDT

Bungie has released information surrounding Halo 5: Guardians' microtransactions.


"Letting consumers spend more lets game developers and publishers earn more."

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E3 2015: Halo 5: Guardians debuts at Xbox press conference with live demo

By Daniel Perez, Jun 15, 2015 9:35am PDT

Microsoft has revealed more information surrounding Halo 5: Guardians.


Halo 5: Guardians gets new Spartans for its dual stories

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 09, 2015 10:22am PDT

New details are emerging in regards to Halo 5: Guardians' story, with 343 confirming that the game will feature two distinct stories centering around Master Chief and Spartan Locke. And they each have their own backup.


"Would be nice to mention that Locke's team is going to feature Halo 3: ODST's Buck voiced by and ..."

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Halo 3: ODST Master Chief Collection launches today with Halo 2 multiplayer map

By Daniel Perez, May 30, 2015 6:15am PDT

If you played Halo: The Master Chief Collection anywhere between Nov. 11 and Dec. 19, you should expect a code for Halo 3: ODST to come in shortly.


"I'm deeply saddened by that as well because it was easily my favorite MP game mode."

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Halo 3: ODST Master Chief Collection May 29 release date was a placeholder

By Daniel Perez, May 27, 2015 1:35pm PDT

It appears the inclusion of Halo 3: ODST in Halo: The Master Chief Collection won't be happening in May, according to 343 Industries.



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Halo 5: Guardians cover art teases Spartan warfare

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 28, 2015 2:10pm PDT

There are more Spartans out there than just Master Chief and Spartan Locke and the new Halo 5: Guardians video is teasing all-out war between the two sides.