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Forerunning: A Halo Retrospective

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On the eve of the launch of Halo 5: Guardians, take a trip through the franchise’s history with Joe, our resident Halo fanatic.

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343 Industries Launches the Halo 4 Castle Map Pack

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The DLC just keeps coming.  Seems like it was only yesterday that Halo 4’s last map pack made its debut on Xbox Marketplace.  Now, a brand new set of play spaces is ready to go.  Read on for the details, and to see them for yourself.

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Halo 4 panel from PAX East now online

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The worst part about not being able to attend a big convention, aside from hearing about all the great times your friends had, is missing the panels.  Luckily, it’s becoming common for these panels to show up online, and the Halo 4 PAX East panel is no exception.  Read on to check it out.

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Halo 4: Spartan Ops Returns Next Week

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Halo 4’s groundbreaking serialized co-operative multiplayer experience known as Spartan Ops took an extended break over the holidays, but it’s about to make a big comeback.  Read on for the details.

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Save Game’s GOTY picks for 2012

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Here we are. Almost to the end of another year and it’s that time where we reflect on the year that was and decide which games were the standout in 2012. Our staff and contributors have chosen the game that they believe was the best game they played during 2012. ‘Best’ is perhaps an understatement here – these games are those which offered the most intriguing, most involving, most affective experience – the games which became more than simply ‘games’. The games listed below are a diverse bunch, and there may be some surprises amongst those picked. But there’s one […]

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Halo 4: A Beginning and an End

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(WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD) Halo and I go back a long way.  There isn’t a franchise I’ve spent more time over the last decade playing, discussing, or thinking about.  It is, maybe more than any other title, how I identify myself as a gamer.  So when Halo’s creator, Bungie, decided to relinquish control of the franchise to 343 Industries, I was worried.  Actually, mortified might be a better word.  What would happen to Master Chief and Cortana?  How would the game play change?  What would be added?  What would be taken away?  How could a brand new studio, unknown and untested, […]

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New Halo 4 Maps Already on the Way

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Well, that was quick.  Three weeks after the launch of Halo 4, 343 Industries is already showing off their first batch of downloadable content.  That’s right, more maps are on the way.  And they’ll be here pretty darned quickly.  Read on for all the details and a nifty little trailer.

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Interview with Josh Holmes, Creative Director for Halo 4 at 343 Industries

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During the EB Games Expo 2012, I was lucky enough to have the opportunity to sit down with Josh Holmes, the Creative Director at 343 Industries, and talk to him about all things Halo 4. We covered a variety of subjects, with Josh fielding questions on the Prometheans, the epic scale of Halo, cans of tuna and more. The full transcript of the interview is below.

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