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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 ..."

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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."

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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 ..."

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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.


Halo 4 to launch with limited edition controller

By John Keefer, Jul 16, 2012 3:00pm PDT

A special edition Xbox 360 for Halo 4 was rumored late last week, but while much of the rumor now appears to be true, there was one detail that wasn't included--a special edition controller.


"I used to get pretty rough with my controllers back in the PS2 days (Soul Calibur III, I'm ..."

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Report: Halo 4 Xbox 360 console coming

By Steve Watts, Jul 13, 2012 12:30pm PDT

Halo 4 looks to be getting a special edition console, with exclusive skins and Avatar items, a custom paint job, and sounds.


Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn trailer reveals live-action series

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 13, 2012 8:00am PDT

It's entirely understandable if you have no interest in the world and backstory of Halo but look at the live-action web series Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn this way--it's another sci-fi series to watch. The first proper trailer was released during Comic-Con, so come see.


"Awesome video. Simon Fraser University's Academic Quadrangle @ 1:04"

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Certain Affinity making Halo 4 Forge mode

By Steve Watts, Jul 09, 2012 7:30am PDT

Certain Affinity is working on Halo 4's "Forge" mode, and detailed some new features coming to this iteration.


""In terms of tools that can be used to impact gameplay, you'll be able to set "Player Trait ..."

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Rumor: Halo 2 Anniversary in the works

By Steve Watts, Jul 06, 2012 1:00pm PDT

A rumor is circulating that 343 Industries is preparing to make a Halo 2 Anniversary Edition, similar to the 10-year special edition game made for the original Halo: Combat Evolved.


"As much as I enjoyed Halo Anniversary there really is no reason to keep doing remaking the old ..."

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Halo 4 multiplayer requires 8GB hard disk space

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 03, 2012 12:00pm PDT

Have a 4GB Xbox 360? Unfortunately, you won't be able to play Halo 4 multiplayer without upgrading your system.


"actually the real reason is the faster load speed from HDD than Disc, no idea if this is a ..."

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Halo 4 getting 50 episodic missions, more

By John Keefer, Jun 27, 2012 9:00am PDT

A Microsoft site designed to update retailers on its games has revealed plenty of new details about Halo 4.


"I was already super hyped after listening to the halo books and seeing Halo 4 at E3 but this ..."

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The Last of Us wins Best of Show from E3 Game Critics

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 26, 2012 10:00am PDT

The Game Critics Awards have finally been determined, and Naughty Dog has come on top with The Last of Us.


"I think South Park winning best RPG is quite indicative of the lack of RPGs at E3 this year. Not ..."

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