Archive for November, 2013

Fails of the Weak Vol 167

November 30th, 2013
Jack and Geoff worked their way through 10 more fails in the latest Fails of the Weak - the last one is pretty impressive. Watch on AH.com or YouTube - thanks, Nikko B201.(Louis Wu 21:41:26 UTC)

Halo Bulletin – sometimes it’s Wednesday on Friday

November 29th, 2013
Somehow, I completely missed the Halo Bulletin this week - it's a shame, because it would have given you info about today's Black Friday sale, about the upcoming playlist updates, and more. Go give it a read now! (You can, as always, read it in our Halo Bulletin Archive.)(Louis Wu 22:41:09 UTC)

Bungie Weekly Update – 11/29/2013

November 29th, 2013
Giving thanks. Taking time.

Grunts versus Flood

November 29th, 2013
Rockslider set up four Grunts against a pretty much infinite swarm of Flood... then sat back and watched the fireworks. Check the details in his forum post, then go watch the vid.(Louis Wu 22:14:45 UTC)

Halo 4 Champions Bundle – on sale for Black Friday

November 29th, 2013
Moorpheusl9 noticed that the Halo 4 Champions Bundle is on sale today - half price ($4.99), today only. If you haven't grabbed this, now's the time!(Louis Wu 22:08:31 UTC)

Acme Archives Black Friday Sale

November 29th, 2013
Black Six let us know that Acme Archives is holding a Black Friday sale - that runs all the way through Monday. 25% all their prints, including their Halo offerings! Awesome stuff. (Louis Wu 21:58:49 UTC)

PGCRv14: Halo 3 Throwback FFA

November 29th, 2013
Robowski let us know about the latest news from the Post Game Carnage Report crew - they've always held a pre-show gaming session, but now they're recording them, and sharing the results with their audience. Swing by to see a Halo 3 Throwback FFA, where Evander 1, Big Heeb, and Gagnon join Robowski to take on community members. (If you want to join in in the future, be sure to keep an eye on their Facebook page - just in case things change, that's where the info will be.) (Louis Wu 21:56:58 UTC)

Halo Community Appreciation Giveaway

November 29th, 2013
Dust Storm sent word that in celebration of their 400th episode, Podtacular is holding a giveaway - swing by their site for full details! Create a tribute to a Halo community, maybe get cool swag in return! (Louis Wu 21:51:54 UTC)

Mad World: The Mega Bloks Edition

November 28th, 2013
Fraidy-Cat created a simple (but well-done) stop-motion animation using Mega-Bloks and the Gary Jules' version of Mad World. I liked it! Go watch. (And if you're in the US, enjoy your turkey day!)(Louis Wu 19:49:20 UTC)

Machinima

November 27th, 2013
DeathMcGunz is back with a song celebrating the love he's got for Machinima - go listen!(Louis Wu 21:26:27 UTC)

Civilian Vehicles on Forge World Preview

November 27th, 2013
gamecheat13 let us know about a video made by JJIJR - it shows off some civilian vehicles inserted into Halo Reach's Forge World. (You can't do this stuff without a modded Xbox - but it's still pretty cool to look at!)(Louis Wu 21:23:38 UTC)

The Bungie Novembercast

November 27th, 2013
Reaching out to the Bungie Community, both near and far.

Breaking In – Celine Bolduc

November 26th, 2013
Speaking a mountain of language.

What could have been

November 26th, 2013
Kotaku has a story about the planning that went into the software offerings for the Xbox One launch - and Halo, as you might expect, played a sizeable part. Go give it a read! Thanks, serpx.(Louis Wu 19:48:53 UTC)

An Introduction to the Halo Universe

November 25th, 2013
Urban Reflex has created a film he calls 'An Introduction to the Halo Universe' - it's a quick (6-minute) overview of the backstory to the game fiction. Nice work!(Louis Wu 22:27:17 UTC)

Je Souhaite – Halo 2 OST Remix

November 25th, 2013
The Tyrant shot us a note about Je Souhaite - a remix of the High Charity suite which includes all new compositions that weren't in either Halo 2 OST. Pretty cool! (Louis Wu 22:23:15 UTC)

Holiday Race Trailer

November 24th, 2013
Cha0s is back with word of a trailer for an upcoming Race season - looks like fun! Go watch. (Louis Wu 23:19:47 UTC)

Halo Randomness 2013

November 24th, 2013
2good4u2 stopped in with a bunch of random clips from Halo 3, Halo 4, and (mostly) Halo Reach - funny moments, wtf moments, shaking-my-head moments. Entertaining! (Louis Wu 23:18:05 UTC)

Short Halo PC Variety Video

November 24th, 2013
Chappified put together a few fun tidbits from Halo 1 - launches, a cool popcorn floodie, and so on. Go look - it's cute and it's short! (Louis Wu 23:16:40 UTC)

The Halo Mole First Look: Lollygagger1

November 24th, 2013
The Halo Mole Team has released information about their fourth contestant, Lollygagger1. Go see what his strengths (and weaknesses) are - and place your bets! (Louis Wu 22:37:26 UTC)