Archive for the ‘HBO’ category

Halo Community Update 11/16/17 – ‘Thanks Beat Everything’

November 17th, 2017
The most recent Halo Community Update is live on HaloWaypoint! It hits on Halo: CE's sweet 16th, new Halo books and Mega Construx, as well as the usual community-driven content!(MacGyver10 22:34:46 UTC)

Marlin The Elite, ‘A Recap’ Before ‘The Movie’

November 16th, 2017
Gearing up for their big release, the team that has been putting out Marlin The Elite videos for near a decade have a 'recap' of sorts to catch people up on the characters. Check it out as they gear up for Marlin's greatest adventure yet, in the upcoming 'Marlin The Elite: The Movie'.(MacGyver10 20:55:04 UTC)

Sparky Uses SAPP Lua Script for On-Screen Commands in Halo PC Mod

November 16th, 2017
Sparky sent us an email to show off the new Halo PC mod he's been working on for screen commands that have minimal interference with gameplay. You should still be able to use all game controls while the screens are showing. Check it out in action on YouTube, or head over to HaloMaps to let him know your thoughts!(MacGyver10 20:44:57 UTC)

Today is the 16th Birthday of Halo: Combat Evolved, Go Celebrate!

November 15th, 2017
Today is an important day to video games, our site and the existence of the Halo universe as a whole! Go play some MCC or the throwback playlist in Halo 5!

Happy birthday, Halo: Combat Evolved! The world wouldn't be the same without you!

(MacGyver10 20:34:35 UTC)

The Vengeful ‘Vadam’s ‘Celebrating 16 Years of Halo! Happy 16th Anniversary!’

November 15th, 2017
To commemorate Halo: Combat Evolved's sweet 16 today, The Vengeful 'Vadam shared a piece he put together celebrating 16 years of Halo! Everything from the Steve Jobs introduction to Red Vs Blue gets a mention!(MacGyver10 20:30:37 UTC)

FRACTAL – Halo 2 Montage by ZRTOOKIO

November 15th, 2017
RVideo stopped in with his second ever Halo montage. 13 years after the release of Halo 2, you can watch his impressive 'FRACTAL - Halo2 Montage' on YouTube!(MacGyver10 20:26:39 UTC)

Co-Creator of Halo, Marcus Lehto Guests on the 1099 Podcast

November 15th, 2017
The 1099 Podcast recently had co-creator of Halo and once creative director of Bungie, Marcus Lehto on their 119th episode (couldn't have done it two episodes earlier people???). He talks about AAA video game development, Halo, Destiny, microtransactions and more! (Thanks cheapLEY!)(MacGyver10 20:23:14 UTC)

Digital Foundry’s Look at Halo 5’s Xbox One X Enhancements

November 14th, 2017
davidfuchs shared the recent video DigitalFoundry has put out of the Halo 5 Xbox One X enhancements, and those enhancements make the game look pretty amazing!(MacGyver10 23:29:59 UTC)

Rockslider Megabattles With 11 Marines

November 14th, 2017
I was just asking about him recently, and as if his ears were burning, Rockslider is back with a new video! He's back at the rockslide taking on covies with a small army of marines. You can choose your video flavor in his forum post!(MacGyver10 23:28:03 UTC)

Can’t Get Through Halo 3’s Campaign? Pay $10 for A Rocket Launcher Crate Drop!

November 8th, 2017
I feel slimy even sharing this just in case anyone in authority gets any crazy ideas, but if you want your daily dose of horror, check out this mod Lord Zedd added to Halo 3. It will make your insides crawl.(MacGyver10 18:35:44 UTC)

Halo 5 ‘Local Server’ App for LAN Play Detailed and Available Now

November 6th, 2017
As a part of last week's Overtime update for Halo 5, you can now download the new 'Halo 5: Guardians Local Server app to enable local play for LAN purposes. Lots of details and a FAQ section for those interested in how this all works.(MacGyver10 15:40:01 UTC)

Halo 5 Tournaments Today at Local Microsoft Stores to Celebrate the Xbox One X Release Tomorrow

November 6th, 2017
To celebrate the release of the Xbox One X tomorrow, Microsoft stores across the country will be hosting some Halo 5 multiplayer today. Go claim that fancy new battle rifle skin before picking up your new console! (MacGyver10 15:36:39 UTC)

Halo 5’s ‘Overtime’ Update Detailed with LAN Support, Weapon Tuning, Oddball and More

November 3rd, 2017
The details for the entire Overtime update for Halo 5 are now available to read over at HaloWaypoint. Particulars on the weapon tuning, Oddball making its official return and a way to plan LAN matches with Halo 5 are just a few of the features in this new update!(MacGyver10 18:12:47 UTC)

Xbox News Has Details on Halo Wars 2 Xbox One X Enhancements Coming Soon

November 2nd, 2017
Greg Stone, Senior Producer on Halo Wars 2, sat down with Xbox News to discuss the Xbox One X enhancements coming to Halo Wars 2. Greg shares what enhancements you can expect to see and why they chose to do what they did!(MacGyver10 15:40:33 UTC)

Weapon Tuning Update Changes Laid Out at HaloWaypoint

November 2nd, 2017
The actual details of today's weapon tuning update have finally been laid out at HaloWaypoint. If you want to read about the sandbox changes coming to Halo 5, be sure to give it a thorough look through!(MacGyver10 15:38:57 UTC)

The ‘Great Journey’ themed Halo Loot Crate Has a Bubbling-up Master Chief Figure

November 2nd, 2017
The figure for the next Halo LootCrate has been revealed. In a 'Great Journey' themed crate, it looks like you'll be receiving the Master Chief holding a magnum with a little bit of bubble-shield starting up! (MacGyver10 15:34:42 UTC)

Check Out ‘You ARE Forerunner’ – A Complete History of Human Forerunner Origins from Haruspis

November 1st, 2017
There has been much said about Guilty Spark's words 'You ARE Forerunner' from Halo 3, but with the latest bits of news, lore and information we've received in the last couple years, Haruspis did a piece on those famous/infamous words that have sparked plenty of message board conversations in hopes to clarify a few things. I think they did great, and you should definitely give it a read whether you think humans are forerunner, or forerunner and humans are two distinct races. (Thanks Grizzlei!)(MacGyver10 20:15:37 UTC)

AssaultGodzilla’s Haloween Halo Music Video to Marilyn Manson’s ‘This Is Halloween’

November 1st, 2017
AssaultGodzilla posted his latest Halo Music Video, and has taken Marilyn Manson's cover of 'This is Halloween' from The Nightmare Before Christmas. Check out the creepy take on Halo, even though I'm a day late in posting it!(MacGyver10 19:58:41 UTC)

Musterbrand Halo Gear on Sale

November 1st, 2017
Looking to buy some winter gear for that Halo fan on your Christmas gift list (is it still too early to mention Christmas)? Looks like all the Musterbrand Halo gear is on sale if you want to grab a softshell jacket or sweater lightly-themed for UNSC use.(MacGyver10 19:56:18 UTC)

Morpheus Wraps Up His 15 Years of Halo Celebration with Halo Wars 2

November 1st, 2017
After 10 previous videos, Morpheus let us know he has finished his 11th video for the latest Halo game, Halo Wars 2. Check out the playlist on YouTube to watch his celebration videos of Halo being 15 years old, or here for his latest on Halo Wars 2!(MacGyver10 19:48:18 UTC)