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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, ..."

- aeg1x see all 16 comments

Halo 2 Vista Update Released

By Maarten Goldstein, May 25, 2007 7:40am PDT

Microsoft has issued the first Halo 2 Vista update, removing some errant nudity from the game. "[] We have updated the initial game packaging at...


"5 years, lol sure. I bet MS is reading this planning its entire OS release schedule on your ..."

- maldoror see all 18 comments

On Halo 2's Dedicated Server

By Maarten Goldstein, May 05, 2007 10:02am PDT

A new Halo 2 Vista blog is available at IGN. This installment deals with the dedicated server included with the game.


"Console FPSs aren't rare, certainly not in this day and age; it's just that they're usually ..."

- David Craddock see all 6 comments

New Halo 2 Blog

By Maarten Goldstein, Apr 25, 2007 7:00am PDT

IGN's Halo 2 Vista blog has been updated. This time Kevin Weston of Hired Gun details the included game browser.


"Even though Halo is a massive franchise, I totally question why so much (or any) effort is being ..."

- Sturm08 see all 4 comments

Halo 2 Vista Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Apr 07, 2007 7:09am PDT

GameSpot has the latest Halo 2 Q&A, asking no less than three people about the exclusive District level found in the Vista port.


"hahaha no shit Halo games really are overhyped. They were a big deal on the original Xbox ..."

- electrolight see all 5 comments

Halo 2 Vista Blog

By Maarten Goldstein, Apr 06, 2007 6:17am PDT

IGN has the latest Halo 2 Vista blog posted. This installment offers info on the game's Tray and Play feature which allows you to play the game...


"Coming from a console port, the existing game architecture lent itself well to this. Low to ..."

- dangerdoggie see all 6 comments

Halo 2 Vista Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Apr 04, 2007 6:25am PDT

GameSpy has a Halo 2 Vista Q&A up, asking designer Jeremy Statz about the Uplift map found in the action game port.


"Doubtful, considering how many people don't have Vista yet, and how little PC gamers give a crap ..."

- Clone42 see all 2 comments

Halo 2 Previews

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 06, 2007 4:46pm PST

GameSpot and FiringSquad both have new Halo 2 articles, going hands-on with the Vista version of the game at GDC. At the event, Microsoft is...


"See, I thought there was something wrong, they are making Halo3... I thought that was it but ..."

- simon_tack see all 7 comments

On Halo 2 Achievements

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 06, 2007 3:07pm PST

The IGN Blog website has a new Halo 2 blog, which covers the game's support of achievements. Popular on the Xbox 360, the achievement system is...


"What the hell is an achievment and why would I want one? Is it like in school when you got a ..."

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Halo 2 Diary

By Maarten Goldstein, Nov 02, 2006 7:33am PST

A new Halo 2 Vista development diary has been posted at the Bungie.net website. Manager Shogo Ishii talks about the game's recent press showing,...


"Everything I've heard has said that you will not be able to play against Xbox or Xbox 360 ..."

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Halo 2 Diary

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 06, 2006 6:57am PDT

The official Bungie website has been updated, offering the second Halo 2 Vista development diary. Matt Priestley talks about the progress being...


"Gears of War would be so sweet. Then again, Unreal Engine 3 has been DX9 for ages, and will ..."

- Aankhen see all 6 comments

Halo 2 Previews

By Maarten Goldstein, Aug 23, 2006 6:37pm PDT

1UP and IGN both have Halo 2 PC previews, going hands-on with the Vista port at the Leipzig Games Convention. Says IGN "we're left scratching our...


"k well i hav a few questions i dont no were to get answered 1. i hav exactly 1gb of ram open i ..."

- CluelessSokhan see all 34 comments

Halo 2 Vista Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 22, 2006 4:48pm PST

Over at Bungie.net you can find a new Halo 2 Q&A, asking Microsoft's Jo Clowes and Matt Gradwohl about the upcoming Windows Vista port of the game....


"not another halo port :P especially not a 2+ year old Xbox port for a yet to be announced, and ..."

- Skyburst101 see all 2 comments

Halo 1.07 Patch

By Maarten Goldstein, May 31, 2005 9:14am PDT

Microsoft used E3 to release a new Halo patch, which went unnoticed until now. At FileShack you can grab the 1.07 update, as well as the dedicated...


"halo is a mixed bags for me, i used to work at a lan center and i was a 100% pc player only, but ..."

- ElQue see all 4 comments

Halo 1.06 Patch

By Maarten Goldstein, Nov 16, 2004 6:11pm PST

A new patch for Halo PC has been released, updating the game to v1.06. The new release fixes a rare crash bug. If you have 1.05 installed you need...


"Excuses excuses. Technical crap aside, the fact remains that numerous games looked AND ran ..."

- BaBOon see all 9 comments