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How 343 Has Changed The Warthog For Halo 2: Anniversary
on November 09, 2014 at 11:30 AM
Halo: The Master Chief Collection is still a few days away, but we've got an extensive look at what aesthetic changes have been made to the Warthog for Halo 2: Anniversary. Mechanically, the Warthog functions exactly as it always has, but it looks and sounds different – so we decided to look...
Test Chamber – Halo: The Master Chief Collection
on October 29, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Halo: The Master Chief Collection gathers all of the Halo adventures starring Master Chief into one package, but pays special homage to Halo 2. In an effort to showcase some of the drastic aesthetic changes made to Master Chief's second journey, we're taking a quick look at one of its levels...
Watch The First Trailer For The Flame In The Flood
on October 07, 2014 at 12:15 PM
We just gave the world the first information on the promising new Kickstarter game The Flame in the Flood. Now, you can see the game in action. This is the Molasses Flood's Kickstarter video for The Flame in the Flood. For more on the game, read our feature on the game and its development. Related...
Without A Net: BioShock Vets Face Life After Irrational With The Flame in the Flood
on October 07, 2014 at 11:10 AM
[Note: This article appears in the new issue of Game Informer. Molasses Flood's Kickstarter page is here .] [Photography: Dan Perez de la Garza , all photos subject to copyright] In the Boston suburb of Cambridge, six people sit in a cramped room in the basement of a nondescript office building,...
Versus Mode – Debating Halo
on May 26, 2014 at 06:00 PM
Versus Mode is a special feature that we're doing today, and it focuses on two editors debating the merits of a particular game or series. This entry features senior features editor Matt Helgeson debating the Halo series with senior previews editor Matt Miller. Helgeson: To start, we'll set the...
Coming Full Circle – A Look Back At The Halo Series
on May 16, 2014 at 06:15 PM
Master Chief became a gaming icon after his debut in November 2001 on the first Xbox. Since then, the green-armored space soldier and his comrades in arms have continued fighting universal evils across all Microsoft’s platforms. Today, 343 Industry announced Halo 5: Guardians for the Xbox One,...
Looking Back On Martin O'Donnell's Bungie Career
on April 17, 2014 at 03:39 PM
We don't know the reasons behind it, but Destiny developer Bungie and longtime composer Martin O'Donnell have parted ways . O'Donnell's credited work with Bungie stretches all the way back to Myth: The Fallen Lords, released in 1997. But it's his definitive work on the Halo series...
Opinion – I Miss Backwards Compatibility, But I Probably Shouldn't
on January 04, 2014 at 09:40 PM
Neither the Xbox One or the PlayStation 4 is backwards compatible. You can't take a disc from your library of PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 games, put it in your new console, and play. I wish I could, and I understand why I can't, but it does not make me want the feature any less. When the Xbox...
The Other Side Of The Story: Swapping Playable Characters
on July 05, 2013 at 02:00 PM
The idea of perspective is complex when it comes to video games. More often than not, the player sees the story through the eyes of one main character. Although the upcoming Grand Theft Auto V will have one of the highest profile instances of character switching, this concept has been around in video...
Why I Quit Playing Games
on February 21, 2013 at 11:00 AM
I used to chew through games and spit them out. It was my personal mission to play every high-profile game I could get my hands on. Then the unthinkable happened – I stopped enjoying my favorite series. The build up to Halo 2’s release in 2004 was ridiculous. It seemed like everyone in the...
The Abbreviated Fiction of Halo
on November 06, 2012 at 06:30 PM
From the inception of the franchise in 2001, Halo’s fiction has only grown more complicated. Multiple games, novels, comic books, toys, animated features, and other media have created a rich tapestry of characters and storylines – but gamers new to the franchise could be forgiven if they...
Surprise Protagonists: A New Perspective
on November 01, 2012 at 02:00 PM
It’s not uncommon for a cutscene to present us with a different perspective. These sequences can illustrate events through the eyes of several different characters, whether they’re the main protagonist or not. Seeing things from a new angle can not only increase the impact of storytelling...
The 10 Year Anniversary Of The Original Xbox
on November 15, 2011 at 04:35 PM
Today marks the 10 year anniversary of the original Xbox. It’s odd to recall that at one time the system was the underdog in the console race. The idea of Microsoft entering the home console war seemed like a suicide mission a decade ago, but with the help of Master Chief and a few very important...
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