The Problem With The Post-Bungie Halo Campaigns


Halo used to mean quality. Its campaigns were all heroic military sci-fi, full of brilliantly-designed levels and enemies. The multiplayer was some of gaming’s best, supplying pulse-pounding firefights and thrilling victories. There was a time when a new Halo game was a guarantee of greatness. Since developer Bungie… »Wednesday 3:50pm11/25/15 3:50pm


Halo and XBox have long been synonymous: the former is credited with the blockbuster success of the

Halo and XBox have long been synonymous: the former is credited with the blockbuster success of the latter. Now, with Xbox One struggling against competing devices, all eyes are Halo 5. Over on Bloomburg Magazine there’s a great profile of Bonnie Ross, 343 Industry’s CEO. »11/01/15 10:30am11/01/15 10:30am

Halo 5 Day Zero Impressions: Mediocre Campaign, Promising Multiplayer

Halo 5 is beautiful, at times a lot of fun, and at times disappointing. It’s also not yet officially released and is dependent on its multiplayer working well on a large scale. So we’re holding off on a review until well after the game’s October 27 launch. For now, some impressions of one of the Xbox One’s big fall… »10/26/15 12:01pm10/26/15 12:01pm

How Halo And Destiny's Composer Got Fired From Bungie

In April of 2014 Martin “Marty” O’Donnell, then Bungie’s audio director, was fired from the company “without cause.” A court ruling issued last week in a case between the composer and his former employer sheds light on the events leading up to his termination and the hand Activision played in souring their… »9/05/15 6:30pm9/05/15 6:30pm

George R.R. Martin Explains How Game of Thrones' Ending Will Be Like Lord of the Rings

The Halo TV show is still happening. Rutina Wesley’s Arrow role is revealed, while Marc Guggenheim discusses the “one time only” deal to bring Constantine to the show. Plus, rumors of a big fight for Wonder Woman in Batman v Superman, and when to expect The Expanse and Childhood’s End. So Many Spoilers! »8/13/15 9:00am8/13/15 9:00am