Microsoft operates an Insider program for a lot of its software products such as Windows and it has now decided to do the same for one of its most popular titles, Halo. Players who are interested in testing Halo: The Master Chief Collection on PC will now be able to sign up for the Halo Insider Program to test all of the games across PC and console.
If you’re a fan of the Halo franchise, then you’ll be pleased to learn that at E3 2019, the next installment in the Halo franchise will be making its grand entrance. This will come in the form of Halo Infinite which will essentially be the successor to Halo 5: Guardians that was originally launched back in 2015.
Titanfall 2 players will be familiar with “Mixtape matchmaking.” It’s basically a type of playlist preferencing which will now be seen in another beloved title, Halo: The Master Chief Collection. The game’s community manager has confirmed that this feature is being added as it has been frequently requested by the community.
The other day thanks to new box art spotted on Amazon, it was speculated that Halo 5 could finally be coming to the PC. Unfortunately for gamers who were excited by that possibility, it seems that Microsoft has since come forward and denied it by telling CNET, “As we’ve shared previously, we do not have plans to launch Halo 5: Guardians on Windows 10 PC.”
The last time we saw a Halo game from the main series launched on the PC was Halo 2. There has been many wondering if Microsoft would ever bring the main series back onto the PC again, and back in 2016 it didn’t seem like the case. However that could change in the near future, thanks to new box art for Halo 5.
A massive new update has been launched for Halo: The Master Chief Collection ahead of the title’s launch on Xbox Game Pass. It was confirmed recently that this title would be released on Microsoft’s subscription-based game service for Xbox owners. This latest update for the game weighs in at 73GB.
Showtime has been working on a Halo series and a new interview has finally revealed some more details about the project. The network has revealed that Master Chief will be the lead character in this series. He will definitely be a part of the show’s narrative even though he won’t be the only lead in the show.
We have been hearing reports that a Halo TV series is in the works. In fact it was back in 2017 that we heard that the show was still in development. The good news for Halo fans is that if you were looking forward to checking it out, you’ll be pleased to learn that the series will be officially launched in 2019.
A lot of games typically go through beta testing which sometimes can be open to the public. What this does is that it allows players to provide feedback to developers on any bugs spotted within the game, and it also lets developers observe players and their behaviors and allows them to make changes, such as balancing classes, weapons, and so on.
While there are countless video game franchises in the market today, Halo probably ranks as one of the more beloved ones in existence today. For those who have been looking forward to seeing what the Halo franchise has in store for them in the future, wonder no more as Microsoft has teased Halo Infinite at its E3 2018 conference.
Microsoft announced back in 2013 that it was working on a Halo TV series. We’ve not heard much about the Halo TV series since then. You can’t be faulted for believing that perhaps Microsoft gave up on this project altogether but that’s not at all true. Microsoft has confirmed that it hasn’t halted work on the project and that the Halo TV series is still in development.
The biggest gaming convention of the year is just around the corner and we’ve started hearing reports about what we can expect to be announced in Los Angeles. Halo developer 343 Industries has revealed that it’s going to unveil “a little something” at E3 2017 but it has also confirmed that it’s not going to be a new Halo game, so if you were crossing your fingers for Halo 6, […]
The thing about video game remasters is that sometimes it’s a good idea and sometimes it’s a bad one. For example bringing back a classic like Final Fantasy VII is a good idea, but remastering a game for the sake of it or when you’re trying to milk the franchise is typically not such a great idea.
All those who pre-ordered Halo Wars 2 Ultimate Edition last year received a free copy of Halo Wars: Definitive Edition. It has not been possible to buy this game on its own since then but that changes now. If you’re interested, you can now buy Halo Wars: Definitive Edition on its own for Windows and Xbox One.
If you have been looking forward to playing the DLC for Halo Wars 2 dubbed “Colony”, here is some bad news. It seems that the developers have announced and confirmed that the DLC has been delayed due to a game-breaking bug, which is a bummer since it means you don’t get to play it now, but we guess it’s still better than playing a buggy release, right?
Halo 3 was released back in 2007 where it was made available for the Xbox 360 before it eventually found its way onto the Xbox One. However could it also be making its way to the PC? Nothing official has been announced yet, but it seems that AMD could have given a clue away.
Earlier this year, it was announced that Halo Wars 2 would be getting a physical release for Windows 10. In addition to the announcement, Halo Wars: Definitive Edition was also announced and would be bundled with the release. However the only downside is that the game is only available via the Microsoft Store.
When franchises tend to run for a long time, change is necessary and one of those changes that 343 Industries did with Halo 5: Guardians is the removal of the split-screen feature that was present in older Halo games, and was used for cooperative and competitive multiplayer. The good news is that if you did not agree with the decision, know that the feature will be coming back.
If you are interested in playing Halo Wars 2, Microsoft has confirmed that the game will be released on both the Xbox One and PC platforms. If you’re more of a PC gamer, then you might want to take note of the PC system requirements that was recently released, just in case you’re running an older rig that needs to be upgraded.
It has been confirmed that the upcoming Halo Wars 2 game is going to get a physical release on Windows 10. THQ Nordic is teaming up with Microsoft Studios and 343 Industries to bring Halo Wars 2 for Windows 10 to retail stores across the globe through a physical packaging release. It has also been confirmed that those who purchase they physical disc of this game will also get access […]