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Microsoft unveils Halo: Spartan Assault

After a long absence, Halo is making a return to the PC.  Sort of.  Microsoft has pulled back the curtain on a brand new Halo game, made exclusively for Windows 8 devices, and it looks pretty darned cool.  So read on for all the details.

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343 Industries Launches the Halo 4 Castle Map Pack

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

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

(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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Bungie Watch! End of an Era Edition

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A few months ago, we reported that Bungie Studios, the developer behind the Halo series, would be making a major change to their online community in the near future.  As part of a larger shift away from Halo, and towards their next big thing, Bungie would be ending data collection for all of their Halo games.  Sadly, that change took effect yesterday.  Read on for the details, and some staggering final statistics from nearly a decade of Halo data collection.

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Halo fans contribute to Living Monument of Master Chief

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To celebrate the release of Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary, and the tenth anniversary of the Halo series, Microsoft and 343 Industries have invited fans of the franchise to build a living momument, based on their screenshotted fondest memories of the games, which will be incorporated into a 3D rendering of the hero of the series, Master Chief.

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