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REVIEW: Halo: The Master Chief Collection

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343 Industries is celebrating the 10th anniversary of Halo 2 in a big way – giving fans not only a remastered version of Halo 2 for the Xbox One, but every single one of Master Chief’s adventures in one special collection. Originally released for the original Xbox in 2004, Halo 2 was a massive success for Microsoft and Bungie, with acclaim from both fans and critics. The game quickly became the top-selling game for the original Xbox, selling at least 6.3 million copies in the United States alone.

Destiny Collector’s Editions and Beta dates announced

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Announced this morning during Bungie Day (July 7th), three Collector’s Editions for Destiny, two editions that include physical and in-game items, whereas the other focuses on a digital download edition. The prices have been set for the US, we’re definitely sure these prices won’t be the same for Australia, so keep an eye out for updates. Limited Edition – $99.99USD Limited Edition SteelBook™ Case and Game Disc Guardian Folio, containing: “Arms and Armament” […]

Who won E3 – Sony or Microsoft?

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E3 2013 is finally here with Microsoft going head to head with Sony in a battle of supremacy over the next-gen consoles. So lets to a look at the positives and negatives of both of today’s conferences.

Destiny ViDoc: Pathways Out of Darkness

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Its finally February 17th, and what better way to start the week with a reveal of Bungies new game, Destiny. In form of a Video Documentary, Bungie finally shows us what they have been up to in the past few years, with concept art, character designs, in-game graphics and gameplay. Striving to create a game with a rich universe and unique gameplay experience, Bungie aims to create a universe just […]

Bungie reveals ‘Destiny’ – February 17th

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With 343 taking care of the Halo franchise, what has Bungie been doing in the last year or so? Well in a few days time we’ll be treated with a big reveal of their new game Destiny. The game will be published by Activision, as of Bungie’s ten year publishing deal with them, on the Xbox 360 and PS3, or possibly next gen. So…what is Destiny? The name Destiny first emerged […]

Review: Halo: Reach Defiant Map Pack DLC

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With 343 Industrial being the new owners of the highly acclaim Halo series, does 343 Industrial, with the help of Certain Affinity live up the exceptions set by Bungie? Does this map pack sets a good path for 343 Industrial and their future? Our gaming editors, Adrian Cajili and Gabriel Huynh, gives you what’s new, and their verdict are just after the jump.

Halo Reach: New Armor with Defiant Map Pack?

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In a few more weeks, the new Map Pack for Halo Reach will be released, containing two multiplayer maps and a firefight map, but is there more than just the 3 maps? Well, a brand new helmet has been spotted in the Defiant Map Pack Screenshots from Halo Waypoint. After a highly discussed thread on Bungie.net, it is not known whether a new helmet and chest piece will be added […]

New Halo: Reach DLC coming soon

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Recently announced by Halo Waypoint, the upcoming map pack, the Defiant Map Pack is due to be released on the Xbox Live marketplace in March this year. The Map Pack will include three new maps, two multiplayer competitive maps: Condemned and Highlands; and a new Firefight map: Unearthed. The map Condemned appears to be located on a run down space station. Highland appears to be located on a UNSC training […]

Halo Reach: Armory – Helmet & Visor Colors

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Like in Halo 3, you are able to customize your spartan. But in Halo Reach, The Armory allows you to create your own Spartan. And when I say customize, I’m not talking about a different helmet and armor color, But you can personalize the look of your Spartan from the color of the visor he wears all the way to the voice you can use in firefight. This screen shot […]

Halo Reach: Elite Armour Permutations

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In Halo Reach, players can customise Spartans as well as Elites, although, the customisation for Elites is limited as the player can only change the Elite’s appearance by ‘sets’. In other words, you cannot change the Elite’s shoulders, helmet, and armour like in Halo 3. This is because Reach focuses more on Spartans, rather than Elites.

Halo Reach: Covenant Weapons

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Plasma Pistol: The plasma pistol has the ability to overcharge and shoot a very strong ball of energy that can lock onto an enemy. If the charged up ‘blob’ hits your enemy, it will completely drain their shields. This weapon is not recommended as it’s main purpose is to take out someone’s shields. Although in the Halo Reach Multiplayer Beta, The Plasma seemed much more stronger, but it is unknown […]

Halo Reach: Armour Abilities & Tips

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All armor abilities have usage limits, and you can only use them if you have enough in your armor ability meter. Most of the abilities slowly drain your meter, E.g. Evade drains half of it in each use, after 2 evades, you have to wait to recharge. Not all abilities are available in all game modes, depending on the game mode, the weapon loadout that comes with a particular armor […]

Halo Reach: UNSC Weapons

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Assault Rifle: This high-capacity automatic weapon is a classic from Halo: Combat Evolved. It can fire up to 32 rounds before having to be reloaded, but each round inflicts only a small amount of damage. Attempting to fire for too long will result in the loss of a lot of accuracy. Pistol: The Pistol is a very useful sidearm for close battles, and skirmishes. It now has a 2x scope […]

Halo: Reach Date announced – September 14

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Halo fans unite! The long-awaited game Halo: Reach is set to be released worldwide on September 14 worldwide, with the exception of Japan where it will be released a day later on September 15. If you have no clue about the game, it is basically the prequel to the Halo franchise – which has included the hits Halo, Halo 2 and Halo 3. It will come in three versions: standard, […]

Halo Movie Synopsis (containing spoilers!!!)

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Hello Halo Fans… In 2009 the new movie “Halo” will show on the big screens. Below is the Synopsis of the Movie (Containing Spoilers YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED!!!) After escaping from the Battle of Reach, Captain Jacob Keyes and his crew, aboard the Halcyon-class battlecruiser The Pillar of Autumn, have discovered an ancient ring in an uncharted area of the universe. Soon after their discovery, they are attacked by several […]