Halo Series News


Halo: TMCC senior game designer on bringing Halo to Xbox One

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 13, 2014 4:00pm PST

Shacknews recently had a chance to talk to Halo: The Master Chief Collection senior game designer Max Szlagor about what it takes to bring individual Halo games to Xbox One.


Halo 5: Guardians leaked video shows off sprinting and more

By Daniel Perez, Nov 10, 2014 6:50am PST

A new leak of Halo 5: Guardians' multiplayer has forced 343 Industries to confirm a number of improvements to the series.


343 Industries launches official eSports league 'Halo Championship Series'

By Daniel Perez, Nov 06, 2014 9:30am PST

If you think you've got some serious Halo skills, then why not join the Halo Championship Series where you and your crew could win $50,000.


Halo 5: Guardians leaked cutscene features Locke and Covenant

By Daniel Perez, Nov 05, 2014 5:45am PST

A recently leaked Halo 5: Guardians cutscene may have just let the cat out of the bag as to what will be going on in the game, or at least possibly a set of missions.


"The question is are you going to be playing as Chief or is this going to be a Metal Gear Solid 2 ..."

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Watch the full Halo: The Master Chief Collection 'Silent Cartographer' mission at 60 fps

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 30, 2014 12:30pm PDT

The Shacknews staff has been running through Halo: The Master Chief Collection and we've uploaded our playthroguh of Halo: Combat Evolved's 'Silent Cartographer' mission at a full 60fps.


"fuck, I was planning to buy a PS4 instead of a Xone this generation.. but dammit.. I like my old ..."

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Watch Halo 2's rebuilt cinematics included in Halo: The Master Chief Collection

By Daniel Perez, Oct 29, 2014 10:15am PDT

We're sure this isn't exactly how you remember Halo 2's old cinematics.


"Yup and when you see the comparison it's nice to think wow they did that. This isn't just a ..."

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Halo: The Master Chief Collection goes gold; available for pre-download today

By Daniel Perez, Oct 17, 2014 8:15am PDT

Xbox One owners are just one step closer to getting their hands on Halo: The Master Chief Collection as the game has officially gone gold.


Halo: Spartan Strike coming to Windows devices and Steam this December

By Daniel Perez, Oct 15, 2014 9:30am PDT

A new Halo game will be coming to Windows devices and Steam, but it may not be the kind of Halo game you're looking for.


Halo: The Master Chief Collection executive producer discusses UI, multiplayer, and more

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 18, 2014 3:00pm PDT

343 Industries has the tall task of bringing all four Master Chief Halo games onto a single disc and executive producer Dan Ayoub talks to Shacknews about the process and about what else to expect from the mega compilation.


How Halo: Nightfall grew from Forward Unto Dawn

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 17, 2014 4:00pm PDT

343 Industries recently talked to Shacknews about the upcoming Halo: Nightfall and how the studio is looking to make this a grander effort than 2012's Forward Unto Dawn.


Halo: The Master Chief Collection preview - anniversary plans

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 17, 2014 6:01am PDT

343 Industries shows off more of Halo: The Master Chief Collection, with Shacknews able to go hands-on with the upcoming compilation. We also learn more about the steps 343 is taking to update Halo 3 and 4, as well as some new details about the Halo Channel.


"Last of Us on the PS4 was pretty great. Halo at 60fps will be awesome."

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Halo homage spotted in Destiny

By Daniel Perez, Sep 15, 2014 8:48am PDT

An homage to Halo protagonist Master Chief was spotted in Bungie's latest title, Destiny.


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343 Industries studio head discusses the Halo Channel

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 25, 2014 2:30pm PDT

343 Industries studio head Bonnie Ross took a moment to talk to Shacknews at Gamescom about Halo TV, the dedicated channel for all things Halo.


"I used to watch many of the videos they posted. Some cool behind the scenes stuff, gameplay ..."

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Halo Channel coming to Xbox One

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 12, 2014 6:15am PDT

The Halo Channel will be your one-stop destination for all things Halo.


"It'd be cool if this also let you watch matches in progress or something to that effect."

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Microsoft announces special Mjolnir Edition of Halo: The Master Chief Collection for Europe

By Robert Workman, Aug 06, 2014 1:00pm PDT

And surprise, it's already sold out at GAME locations.


"I was hoping this would be a green xbone console package. I know it will happen just announce it ..."

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