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Halo 4 second disc includes multiplayer install

By Steve Watts, Oct 15, 2012 8:15am PDT

Halo 4's leak has led to the revelation of a second disc, used for installing 8GB worth of multiplayer data.


"Why is this suddenly breaking news today? This information was released months ago! Besides ..."

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Halo: Forward Unto Dawn episode 2 released

By Steve Watts, Oct 12, 2012 9:45am PDT

The second of five planned episodes of Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn has released.


"It looks like a lot of the sets are on the Simon Fraser Campus in Vancouver. Is that where you ..."

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Halo 4 launch trailer produced by David Fincher, directed by Tim Miller

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 10, 2012 9:40am PDT

The Halo movie may be dead, but it certainly doesn't seem like it. Microsoft has announced a blockbuster Hollywood collaboration for the Halo 4 launch trailer.


"Anyone excited by this? The Forward Unto Dawn Part 1 looked pretty good ..."

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Halo 4 live-action series first episode released

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 05, 2012 8:15am PDT

Oh, you may enjoy playing those Halo video games, running around and shooting people over the Internet, but you don't truly appreciate Halo unless you've read the novels and comics, bought the dolls, and watched the anime and, now, live-action series. Microsoft released the ...


"that was pretty crappy.... moar mc fucking shit up less whiny tweens "

- godm0de see all 11 comments

Halo 4 double XP coming to Mountain Dew and Doritos

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 01, 2012 12:00pm PDT

It's that time of year again. Mountain Dew and Doritos are offering double XP for Halo 4.


"Ummm what...? I can't believe this is something that 343 want but rather some idiot at Microsoft ..."

- InfernoAblaze see all 33 comments

Halo 4 will get Flood in multiplayer

By Steve Watts, Sep 26, 2012 7:30am PDT

343 Industries has revealed a "Flood" multiplayer mode in Halo 4, similar to the Infected variants from previous titles.


"The flood were the exact opposite of what made Halo fun. Halo had really interesting combat ..."

- Lucy Labia see all 38 comments

Halo 4 campaign preview: wake up, Chief

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 21, 2012 12:01am PDT

Although I only played two full campaign missions, 343 has convinced me that not only can they match the bar set by Bungie, but transcend it as well.


"But I'm addicted to the DMR. Or BR. Whichever one is in this."

- Dave-A see all 27 comments

Halo 7, 8, and 9 domains registered by Microsoft

By John Keefer, Sep 17, 2012 2:30pm PDT

Microsoft did some housekeeping recently, cleaning up some Halo domains it had missed earlier this year, picking up the .net and .org versions of Halo 7, Halo 8 and Halo 9.


"There is no actual requirement for pretty much every TLD save a select few like .gov and .edu"

- OverloadUT see all 15 comments

Halo 4 viddoc details Promethean progeneration

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 13, 2012 6:45am PDT

After six games of butting heads with the comical Covenant, Halo 4 will introduce armchair Spartans to a new foe, the naughty Prometheans. Obviously, a lot of thought has gone into making a new adversary that will last at least another trilogy, as a new video developer diary...


"Ah yes, Halo Prime 4: Master Chief vs Space Pirates. I eagerly await this title."

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Halo 4 adding 'Grifball' multiplayer mode

By Steve Watts, Sep 04, 2012 1:15pm PDT

Halo 4 will add the community-created Grifball sport as an official multiplayer mode.


"The video clips out there of these revamped new modes are so great! I am fully behind 343 with ..."

- RomanMF see all 2 comments

Halo 4 dev claims Spartan Ops mode longer than ODST

By Steve Watts, Aug 24, 2012 10:30am PDT

343 Industries has claimed that the Spartan Ops mode alone is longer than Halo 3: ODST, after Achievements raised concerns among fans that the campaign would be short.


"Can't wait for the soundtrack. What I've heard so far is excellent."

- Tincan see all 2 comments

Halo 4 'War Games' DLC season pass to cost $25

By Steve Watts, Aug 15, 2012 11:00am PDT

Halo 4's "War Games Map Pass" will be available separate from the Limited Edition for an extra $25, 343 Industries has announced.


Halo 4 multiplayer specializations detailed

By Steve Watts, Aug 15, 2012 9:30am PDT

Halo 4 will feature "Specializations," eight classes that will grant special perks to suit your play style. 343 has detailed each of the perks.


"They're locked for a limited time, they'll available to everyone eventually. Also 343 is made ..."

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Interview: Master Chief's voice on a more personal story

By Steve Watts, Aug 13, 2012 8:00am PDT

After three games of stoic silence, Master Chief is finally getting ready to speak. Halo 4 has been pitched as a more personal story for the...


"Hahahaha, that voice is such a troll voice. It's great. I had leftover gold from the beta ..."

- TheNiXXeD see all 22 comments

Halo 4's Forge mode to include multiple environments

By Steve Watts, Jul 19, 2012 2:15pm PDT

Halo 4's Forge mode expands upon its predecessor, including new environments creators will get to play with.