Archive for the ‘HBO’ category

Art and some answers in the latest Community Update

March 12th, 2021
On the latest Halo Community Update for this month, we get MCC and other game news, some links to new and upcoming canon content and an Infinite Q&A. Go read! (fuchsdh 21:07:47 +0000)

February’s Inside Infinite shows of Zeta Halo

February 26th, 2021
This month's entry in "Inside Infinite" talks with members of the game's campaign and sandbox team about their jobs, goals with Infinite, and shows off some new campaign screenshots if you're not interested in words. Go read! (fuchsdh 02:51:13 +0000)

<em>Halo</em> TV series movies to Paramount+

February 25th, 2021
Though produced by SHOWTIME, the big news yesterday for Halo fans among a rash of streaming entertainment headlines was that the Halo TV series is set to premiere on Paramount's new streaming service in 2022. (fuchsdh 13:24:04 +0000)

Lovely letters (and bittersweet news) in the latest Halo Community Update

February 12th, 2021
The latest Halo Community Update is out, covering esports and playlist updates, community content and MCC changes, and the future of Halo Wars (sadly, not much of one.) Go read! (fuchsdh 14:55:33 +0000)

How to get your legacy data off Bungie.net

February 4th, 2021
As previously reported, Bungie.net is dropping its legacy Halo stats and files. Getting your information can be a bit tricky, but fortunately SNIPE 316 has put together a comprehensive guide on how to grab everything. You've got until February 9th, so read SNIPE's guide and get to saving your data. (fuchsdh 02:00:06 +0000)

343 kicks off a year of Inside Infinite

January 29th, 2021
Yesterday 343 Industries dropped their first monthly "Inside Infinite" entry, as part of the leadup to release. This one has a length interview with the game's sandbox designers, and a few new images of some upcoming weapons. (fuchsdh 14:57:05 +0000)

Bungie.net drops legacy Halo site and stats Feb 9

January 19th, 2021
The longtime legacy repository of Bungie's Halo stats and files, halo.bungie.net, is going away according to the latest This Week at Bungie. If there's something you want to save, best be quick and head over to nab it. Thanks for the heads up, chipsnapper. (fuchsdh 01:55:42 +0000)

In 2020’s last MCC update, 343i shares a retrospective

December 16th, 2020
The December 2020 MCC Development Update dropped yesterday. It contains some fun stats for the game's last year, plans for the future, and Halo: Reach constructed out of pizzas. Go read! (fuchsdh 17:03:09 +0000)

343 shares updated Fall 2021 launch window for Halo Infinite

December 9th, 2020
As detailed in a December development update, 343 has narrowed the timeframe for Infinite's release to Fall 2021. Also included are some WIP screenshots and assets. Check it out! (fuchsdh 00:16:54 +0000)

Halo 4 comes to PC November 17

November 9th, 2020
It missed its eighth anniversary by that much, but Halo 4 arrives on MCC PC this month! (fuchsdh 14:10:33 +0000)

More frames coming to MCC with the new Xbox

October 20th, 2020
Looks like MCC will be getting some optimizations for the upcoming Xbox Series S and X: (fuchsdh 18:24:07 +0000)

Spin a Sweet Story With the Latest Halo Community Update

October 9th, 2020
The latest community update dropped last night, and it bears tidings of Halo 4 beta flighting, some GRD news, esports, and the briefest of tidbits at Halo Infinite content. (fuchsdh 15:00:02 +0000)

Rocket Sloth Spins the Tale of a Lost CE Easter Egg

September 26th, 2020
Youtuber Rocket Sloth recently posted a video about a mysterious image discovered in the Gearbox port of Combat Evolved, and the curious rediscovery of the cut Easter egg in an old build of the game years later. HBO's forums circa 2003 (and some LAN parties) make star appearances, and it's a fun look back. Thanks, Hyokin. (fuchsdh 22:33:12 +0000)

Celebrate Recent Recon with the Halo Community Update

September 25th, 2020
The latest Halo Community Update brings tidings of ODST's release for PC and new goodies for all players, playlist updates, and merchandise. Go read! (fuchsdh 02:31:41 +0000)

We’re Old, and ‘A Fistful of Arrows’ is 10

September 25th, 2020
Levi popped in the forum to let us know that today is the anniversary of the start of work on his excellent fan comic A Fistful of Arrows, which started dropping pages in October on this very site. Cry when you realize how much time has passed, laugh when you realize that means you can reread the comic once more! (fuchsdh 02:27:43 +0000)

MCC Development Update August 2020

September 1st, 2020
As another month goes, so too does another MCC Development Update drop. There's more details on ODST Firefight flighting, new customization and season rewards, upcoming features, and tournament news. Read at your leisure. (fuchsdh 23:38:32 +0000)

Grim reminds us that lore, lore never changes in Canon Fodder #108

September 1st, 2020
After a length hibernation, Grimbrother One's Canon Fodder column returns, bringing some tantalizing tidbits (and very cool concept art) about a new enemy we'll be facing, and the new armor we'll be wearing. Go read! (fuchsdh 23:36:20 +0000)

Work up a big grunty thirst with the latest Halo Community Update

August 27th, 2020
The latest Halo Community Update dropped yesterday. It covers a lot of Infinite updates that have come out in the last two months, and it has some big news to longtime Bungie/Halo fans: Joseph Staten is joining the team as campaign project lead. There's also Halo 5 and MCC news, esports, and community offerings. Go read! (fuchsdh 18:11:30 +0000)

Halo Infinite delayed to 2021

August 11th, 2020
In a brief letter on Halo Waypoint, project lead Chris Lee has announced that Halo Infinite will be delayed to 2021. (fuchsdh 19:16:09 +0000)

Bad Cyborg is now local

August 4th, 2020

For years (well, decades - we started reporting on his megabattle obsession in early 2004), rockslider has been exploring the depths of the original Halo physics, and reporting his results. There are literally hundreds of videos in his collection, and the level of his commitment has been breathtaking. Recently, however, he announced that he was moving on from Halo, and that he was going to let the badcyborg.net domain expire. We offered a local archive, and he took us up on the offer - so this amazing collection of videos, started before Halo 3: ODST launched, continues to be available to you. Go explore! (Louis Wu 20:04:33 +0000)