Archive for August, 2017

Podtacular 593: Yapyap the Methane Addict

August 31st, 2017
The final DLC for the Halo Wars 2 season pass includes the most fearsome grunt to ever make his name in the Halo lore: Yapyap the Destroyer. Using his cowardice demeanor, he brings the wages of war to a halt … Continue reading ?

Companion Update

August 30th, 2017
Getting to know the new Companion.

Halo Wars 2 Soundtrack Coming in Crimson Vinyl on Sept 22nd

August 30th, 2017
I'm a little unfamiliar with the soundtrack for Halo Wars 2, but I'm very familiar with some music on vinyl, so I might have to pick one of these up! The Halo Wars 2 soundtrack is getting etched into a vinyl record in beautiful crimson with a nice gatefold layout! Coming September 22nd, but pre-orders are up now. (MacGyver10 17:21:26 UTC)

Direct Relief for Houston

August 30th, 2017
Guardians to the Rescue!

A Tease of ‘Halo: Warfleet’ Shared on 343’s Twitter

August 30th, 2017
Paging Stephen Loftus and all other Halo ships fans! 343 Industries has put up a tease of their upcoming 'Halo: Warfleet' guide to the spaceships of Halo. Go drool over the diagrams and cross-sections before the full thing comes out September 5th! (MacGyver10 23:26:57 UTC)

New Novel ‘Halo: Retribution’ Out Today from Troy Denning

August 30th, 2017
The latest Halo novel just hit physical and digital store shelves today! Go check out 'Halo: Retribution' and hope for some SPI armor with me! (MacGyver10 23:24:36 UTC)

Halo Experiences Coming to Microsoft Mixed Reality

August 28th, 2017
When your two passions meet, you let people know about it! BOLL shared the news that in some form or fashion, a Halo experience will be coming to Microsoft Mixed Reality! While there are no details as of now, there at least is confirmation of on-going work with 343 Industries to make it happen!(MacGyver10 20:07:09 UTC)

Happy Anniversary to Ready Up Live!…from One Halo Fan-Site to Another!

August 28th, 2017
As you get older, it's always fun to see your siblings growing up into their own. From one Halo fan-site to another, happy 10th anniversary to the team over at Ready Up Live! Here's to 10 more!(MacGyver10 20:04:35 UTC)

Podtacular 592: The Untold Story of Halo – Transfer of Power, Persistent Support

August 26th, 2017
We make our final stop in the journey behind the development of the Halo franchise starting almost 16 years ago. In our past two installments covering the untold story of Halo we saw the struggles, but massive success Halo became … Continue reading ?

Chappified Finds New Ways to Get Out-of-Bounds in Halo 3: ODST’s ‘Kikowani Station’

August 25th, 2017
Chappified and some buddies figured out a few, new ways to get out of bounds on Halo 3: ODST's Kikowani Station. The new tricks don't require any skulls, and might be able to be reworked for possible speedrunning help.(MacGyver10 22:12:33 UTC)

Halo Community Update 08/24/17 – ‘Chasing Shadows’

August 25th, 2017
Wrapping up Gamescom and 'The Great American Eclipse' this week, GrimBrother One takes us on a trip through all the Halo info that is need-to-know with the latest Halo Community Update. There's more on the upcoming sandbox weapon changes, HCS, playlist additions, books and the incredible-looking 'Halo: Warfleet' encyclopedia!(MacGyver10 22:08:03 UTC)

Gamescom Halo Wars 2 Info on Upcoming DLC

August 25th, 2017
Now that the 343 teams is through with their Gamescom exploits, you can catch the entire summation so far of the upcoming Flood-based DLC for Halo Wars 2 over at HaloWaypoint!(MacGyver10 22:06:06 UTC)

This Week At Bungie – 08/24/2017

August 25th, 2017
Alive and kicking in Europe.

Community Focus – Probly Ovr 9000

August 23rd, 2017
Welcome to the Thunderdome.

Podtacular 591: CMT’s SPV3, Part 2

August 22nd, 2017
We are pleased to have Masterz on again to talk about the Custom Map Team’s Single Player, Version 3. This time, they have completed work on the second half of their campaign overhaul of the Halo: Combat Evolved. While the … Continue reading ?

Halo Fan Started Working on Real-Life Warthog Project Seven Years Ago and It Looks Awesome Now

August 21st, 2017
While others have done it before, it's been a while since we've had a real life, fan-made warthog around post the pyro-guys at RoosterTeeth taking care of Pete Cooper's. Cheapley let us know that a new fan-made warthog making the rounds on Reddit is quite the looker. You can see the images so far on Imgur, and it looks like it's coming along great!(MacGyver10 14:10:11 UTC)

Halo Wars 2 Expansion ‘Awakening the Nightmare’ Hits Digital Shelves on Sept. 26th

August 21st, 2017
With the Gamescom announcement this past weekend, we now have a release date for the post-season pass content for Halo Wars 2! The 'Awakening the Nightmare' expansions hits digital shelves on September 26th! (MacGyver10 14:07:16 UTC)

Halo Community Update 08/17/17 – ‘Golden Clouds’

August 18th, 2017
The latest Halo Community Update went up last night with info on Yapyap THE DESTROYER and his release as the latest and last piece of Halo Wars 2 Season Pass content. Go check out the update on HaloWaypoint for info on the upcoming sandbox changes for Halo 5, the novel continuation of the sphere world Onyx, a tidbit of 'Halo: Retribution', matchmaking and Warzone changes and more!(MacGyver10 19:00:09 UTC)

Yapyap THE DESTROYER Now Available as Last Season Pass Content for Halo Wars 2

August 18th, 2017
The last piece of content for the Halo Wars 2 Season Pass is out now! Check out Yapyap THE DESTROYER over at HaloWaypoint for the release trailer and all the info on this new leader!(MacGyver10 18:57:14 UTC)

Revell USA and Halo Assembling New Models (Coming Sept 1st!)

August 18th, 2017
I grew up assembling Revell models every now and then with my dad, so the news that Revell USA is putting together (pun intended) a line of Halo models is pretty great! (MacGyver10 18:55:15 UTC)