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Halo: Nightfall live-action film trailer unleashed

Halo: Nightfall live-action film trailer unleashed

By 25 July 2014

The Ridley Scott produced Halo: Nightfall live-action film has had its first trailer unveiled, and it looks promising. The feature film is due to be released on Xbox this 11 November alongside Halo: The Master Chief Collection game. The aim of the Halo:... >>

Then and now: The changing faces of Wolfenstein's BJ Blazkowicz and other gaming greats

Then and now: The changing faces of Wolfenstein's BJ Blazkowicz and other gaming greats

By 22 May 2014

Bethesda's Wolfenstein: The New Order has been wowing critics and gamers alike since its release this week. It also represents another return to a well-loved franchise or character on new generation hardware, something the games industry has not been... >>

US Army could soon be wearing Master Chief helmets with built-in air con

US Army could soon be wearing Master Chief helmets with built-in air con

By 14 May 2014

The US Army is developing a next-generation helmet and mask combination respirator system that could replace existing gear issued for protection against chemical, biological, radioactive and nuclear warfare. It is lighter than the kit used currently,... >>

Ex-Halo developers turn their hand to iOS gaming with Third Eye Crime

Ex-Halo developers turn their hand to iOS gaming with Third Eye Crime

By 15 April 2014

There's a new telepathic stealth game due this spring from Moonshot Games, a developing company comprised of former Bungie/Halo developers. Called Third Eye Crime, the upcoming iOS game is a puzzler with noir-like graphic novel elements known as cinematics.... >>

Microsoft has six shows coming to Xbox, not just Spielberg’s Halo

Microsoft has six shows coming to Xbox, not just Spielberg’s Halo

By 7 April 2014

Microsoft has Netflix in its sights with plans to air shows on its own channel to attract users to Xbox. Steven Spielberg will be creating a Halo TV series, as announced at the Xbox One launch, but there's plenty more coming too. According to a report... >>

Halo digital feature to be created by Ridley Scott and Battlestar Galactica director

Halo digital feature to be created by Ridley Scott and Battlestar Galactica director

By 3 April 2014

After Microsoft announced Halo's Cortana AI would be the name of its voice-controlled personal assistant in Windows Phone 8.1, Halo related news was inevitably going to follow. But heavyweight Hollywood director Ridley Scott being involved with a Halo... >>

Don't expect Halo 5 on Xbox One this year, Master Chief confirms it's not coming until 2015

Don't expect Halo 5 on Xbox One this year, Master Chief confirms it's not coming until 2015

By 14 February 2014

Halo 5 will not be released this year, despite being a massive reveal during Microsoft's Xbox press event at E3 last June. Instead, a Halo 2 Anniversary Edition will be released for Xbox One with the much-anticipated fifth game following in 2015. The... >>

TALOS military exoskeleton given go-ahead for trials: Master Chief anybody?

TALOS military exoskeleton given go-ahead for trials: Master Chief anybody?

By 12 February 2014

The US Special Operations Command (SOCOM) revealed late last year that it had formed the Tactical Assault Light Operator Suit (TALOS) project to create a wearable environment for soldiers that combines technology and armour to enhance fighting efficiency.... >>

Halo Lego ship is 7-foot long and took four years to make

Halo Lego ship is 7-foot long and took four years to make

By 4 February 2014

In between Halo game releases it can be hard to fill the time. Mark Kelso hasn't had this problem as he's spent the last four years building a 7-foot Halo ship out of Lego. The impressive construction was of Halo's UNSC Spirit of Fire colony ship. Kelso... >>

Halo: Spartan Assault for Xbox One to land on 24 December, with Xbox 360 version coming in January

Halo: Spartan Assault for Xbox One to land on 24 December, with Xbox 360 version coming in January

By 9 December 2013

Microsoft has announced that Halo: Spartan Assault will land for Xbox One on Christmas Eve. Halo: Spartan Assault is a 2013 top-down third-person shooter video game, part of the Halo franchise, and it first released in July 2013 for Microsoft Windows... >>