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  • Publisher: Microsoft
  • Genre:Shooter
  • Developer: Bungie
  • Release Date:Nov 8, 2001
  • # of Players:4 players
  • ESRB:M - Mature (Titles rated "Mature (M)" may be suitable for ages 17 and older. They may include more intense violence or language than products rated "Teen" as well as mature sexual themes.)
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Game Description:The ring-shaped planet called Halo is ground zero for an epic struggle between humanity and a hostile alien species known as the Covenant. Now it's up to you to stop the Covenant from attaining a powerful artifact that could tip the war in their favor. Halo blends the action of a first-person shooter with vehicular combat featuring hovercraft, jeeps, and tanks. Human and Covenant weaponry will aid you as you fight to save humanity. With captivating sound effects and voice acting, excellent graphics, and multiplayer cooperative and deathmatch modes, Halo is the ultimate sci-fi shooter.
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  • Bungie Says Halo: Reach Might Not Be Its Last Halo Game After All

    “Halo: Reach will be Bungie’s last Halo game,” is a statement that would seem obvious enough. And yet, there’s apparently a bit more wiggly room than previous thought, as evidence by recent comments made by Bungie community and PR director Brian Jarrard during GamesCom 2009. Speaking with VideoGamer, Jarrard said,...

    Posted August 26, 2009

    Bungie Says Halo: Reach Might Not Be Its Last Halo Game After All
  • The Origins Of Halo's "Combat Evolved" Tagline And How Munch Almost Led The Xbox Launch

    At The Azenberg Group's [A] List Summit, vice president of strategy and client services Steve Fowler took some time to chat with me about his days at Microsoft. Serving as lead product manager from 2000 to 2003, Fowler was responsible for the brand management of numerous action games, including a little title called Halo. The word on the street...

    Posted August 14, 2009

    The Origins Of Halo's "Combat Evolved" Tagline And How Munch Almost Led The Xbox Launch
  • How Many Xbox Live Friends Do You Have?

    One of the questions that's come up in the wake of my reporting about Halo 2 being the reason Microsoft isn't raising the friends cap on Xbox Live is how many people this would affect. Personally, it's taken me a long time to reach 100 friends on Xbox Live, but I'm only a few away from hitting the cap. And no, I don't have just a bunch of...

    Posted August 11, 2009

    How Many Xbox Live Friends Do You Have?
  • 10,275 Gamers Played Halo 2 In The Last 24 Hours

    I reported today that Halo 2 is the reason Microsoft has yet to cut off support for the original Xbox Live. Splitting from the old Xbox Live architecture would allow Microsoft to enable support for more than 100 people on your Xbox Live friends list. Thanks to Bungie's comprehensive community website, we actually know how many people are...

    Posted August 10, 2009

    10,275 Gamers Played Halo 2 In The Last 24 Hours
  • The Real Reason You Can't Have More Than 100 Xbox Live Friends -- Halo 2

    Microsoft has never issued a fully satisfying answer about why Xbox Live, almost four years after the launch of Xbox 360, cannot support more than 100 friends. The company has blamed it on technical obstacles related to the original Xbox Live architecture. It's simpler than that. The real reason you can't have more than 100 friends on Xbox Live...

    Posted August 10, 2009

    The Real Reason You Can't Have More Than 100 Xbox Live Friends -- Halo 2
  • (Tekken + TapouT) + (Halo + Ecko) = Hipster Gamer Fashion

    Capitalizing on the burgeoning popularity of video games, two fashion labels have started up lines of video-game clothing. Namco Bandai announced multi-year partnership with TapoutT to produce a line of Tekken 6 clothes. Meanwhile, global fashion giant Marc Ecko has kicked off a line of Halo t-shirts. While retro-game clothing has been popular...

    Posted July 24, 2009

    (Tekken + TapouT) + (Halo + Ecko) = Hipster Gamer Fashion
  • A Deep Look At The Halo Novels

    When novels set in the Halo universe are published, they sell many, many copies. That's right, Halo and great literature actually go together, and fans of both Halo's myth-tinged sci-fi universe and book-readin' are numerous enough to propel each novelization of the game series to the top of the New York Times best-seller list for fiction....

    Posted May 5, 2009| 17 Comments

    A Deep Look At The Halo Novels
  • 'Halo' Multiplayer Technology Lawsuit Settled

    Microsoft has settled with PalTalk, which was suing MS for patent-infringement on some of the multiplayer technologies used in the Halo series. The patents were developed by MPath Interactive Inc. and purchased by PalTalk. The trial for the suit which sought $90 million in damages is over now and a Microsoft spokesperson reports that the...

    Posted March 13, 2009| 21 Comments

    'Halo' Multiplayer Technology Lawsuit Settled
  • We Haven't Seen The Last of Master Chief!

    In a verbal bombshell that will rock the very foundations of your soul, Halo franchise development director Frank O'Connor let slip this amazing quote: "I doubt we have seen the last of Master Chief." This quote leaves open the possibility of another sequel to Halo!! I'll go out on a limb here and predict Halo 4, 5 and 6. In fact, I...

    Posted March 3, 2009| 188 Comments

    We Haven't Seen The Last of Master Chief!
  • Mr. Sark's Top Five Shooters of All Time

    Posted: December 23, 2009

    26,332 Views | 02:43

  • Mr Sark's Top Five Shooters of All Time

    Posted: November 23, 2009

    15,684 Views | 02:44

  • Sessler's Soapbox: Does ODST Have The Halo Effect?

    Posted: September 23, 2009

    22,221 Views | 05:14

  • PAX 2009 Panel: Medium is the: Story Matters

    Posted: September 11, 2009

    11,002 Views | 58:44

  • Halo Legends Comic-Con 09 Trailer

    Posted: July 24, 2009

    17,968 Views | 02:22


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