Halo Series News


Forza Horizon 3: How To Get The Warthog

By Daniel Perez, Sep 26, 2016 8:15am PDT

Forza Horizon 3 marks the first time the Halo series' iconic vehicle, the Warthog, has been available to drive. But how exactly can you add it to your garage? Read on to find out!


Forza Horizon 3 Gameplay: Driving the Halo Warthog

By Shack Staff, Sep 20, 2016 6:00am PDT

Did you know you can get behind the wheel of a Warthog in Forza Horizon 3?! Check out this awesome easter egg! 


Microsoft cancels Halo Online after several delays

By Daniel Perez, Aug 26, 2016 8:05am PDT

Halo Online was delayed over and over again, and today, we're learning the project has officially been canned.


Halo Wars 2 to get another beta in early 2017

By John Keefer, Aug 11, 2016 11:56am PDT

The beta will be for both Windows 10 and Xbox One players.


"Great. I loved loved loved Halo Wars 1. The "beta" for #2 was horrible. "

- Madwacker see all 2 comments

Halo 5: Guardians will be free when its Warzone Firefight update launches next week

By Daniel Perez, Jun 23, 2016 12:04pm PDT

Warzone Firefight is coming, and with it, millions of Xbox One owners will be able to play Halo 5: Guardians completely for free.


Halo Wars 2 beta coming during E3

By John Keefer, Jun 10, 2016 8:37am PDT

Someone at Microsoft let things slip a bit early.


"Easily. Loved that game so much. So much fun with friends too"

- Madwacker see all 9 comments

Halo 5: Guardians for PC is not going to happen, Microsoft says

By John Keefer, Jun 10, 2016 8:10am PDT

It is either the ultimate misdirection, or we will need to be content with Halo Wars 2 and Halo 5: Forge.


"Every time they focus on PC Gaming they seem to want to do something shitty anyway (GFWL, their ..."

- Nehvrook see all 8 comments

Halo 5: Guardians Memories of Reach free DLC gets more details

By John Keefer, May 09, 2016 8:55am PDT

Plenty of new REQs and a new map coming in the next update.


"I may reinstall the game and try again. I rage quit and rage deleted that game because of that ..."

- Entity see all 4 comments

Halo 5: Guardians drops the 'Hammer Storm' today; teases the return of Firefight

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 24, 2016 11:13am PST

Halo 5: Guardians shows some balls with today's Hammer Storm update and the return of three classic ball-based multiplayer modes. Meanwhile, fans of Halo: Reach have a reason to rejoice, as it looks like one of its most beloved game modes is primed to make a comeback.


"Firefight was originally in Halo 3: ODST which had the memorable maps. Reach's were total crap ..."

- Mad Brahmin Disease see all 2 comments

Halo World Championship final 16 teams set, as prize pool hits $2.5M

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 22, 2016 1:10pm PST

The final 16 teams for the Halo World Championship series have been set, so it's time for the stakes to increase. The original $1 million pot has been increased to $2.5 million, with the first place team now set to bring home a cool million.


Killer Instinct begins a new fight with Halo's Arbiter

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 21, 2016 3:35pm PST

After a cruel tease at the end of the Killer Instinct World Cup, Halo's Arbiter has been officially revealed for Killer Instinct and he is set to debut during next month's Season 3.


New Halo toys coming from Mattel this fall for collectors, hardcore fans, and newcomers

By Daniel Perez, Feb 12, 2016 7:13am PST

There's a wide variety of toys coming this fall that all Halo fans, new and old, can enjoy.


Halo 5: Guardians plays ball with Assault, Grifball, and Fiesta later this month

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 05, 2016 7:30pm PST

343 is preparing for Halo 5: Guardians' next monthly update and it will bring three popular ball-based game modes.


"Finally some new game modes! Love the competitive scene, but sometimes I just wanna relax."

- Redwall45 see all 2 comments

Halo 5: Guardians 'Arena REQ Bundle' coming soon for $25

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 04, 2016 1:46pm PST

While the Arena REQ Bundle certainly isn't Halo 5: Guardians' first $25 microtransaction, it is still, nonetheless, a $25 microtransaction.


"In the case of Halo 5 the Req packs you earn through are indeed cosmetic for arena but Warzone ..."

- TheEmissary see all 7 comments

Evil Geniuses wins first Halo X Games Aspen Invitational

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 01, 2016 11:35am PST

The first X Games Aspen Invitational may have been an exhibition for Halo 5: Guardians, but it certainly wasn't short on excitement. Even ESPN was getting in on the action, cutting in to televise the event throughout the weekend.


"Shit, I thought this was going to be about a sequel to Evil Genius off the bat."

- Sailor of Fortune see all 2 comments