Archive for the ‘HBO’ category

Halo Project, VENERANCE, Still In Progress, Just Coming Along ‘very, very, VERY slowly’

February 15th, 2018
The Lionheart let us know the VENERANCE project is still being worked on, just unfortunately due to 'life', things have been going slowly. In the meanwhile, Tekka-Croe, an amazing artist working with the project, has a great shot of Linda lying in cryo that he shared in our forum!(MacGyver10 15:12:11 UTC)

Free Valentine’s Day REQ Pack Today in Halo 5

February 14th, 2018
Wanting an easy gift for your Halo 5-playing love? Log in to the game today and receive a free Valentine's REQ pack to give or keep! (MacGyver10 23:29:45 UTC)

AssaultGodzilla’s 2018 Valentine’s Day Halo Music Video

February 14th, 2018
As he's done many years past (at least since 2010), AssaultGodzilla has paired Halo clips with Linkin Park's Valentine's Day tune. I caught some of the new clips he's placed in there since last year too!(MacGyver10 23:25:08 UTC)

Guy Attempts to Sell His Halo Armor on Pawn Stars

February 13th, 2018
While he didn't get the money he was looking for, we get to see a spartan attempt to sell his armor on TV to the Pawn Star guys on the History Channel. Nice shout out for the Halo video games in the guy's attempt to educate the store owners on Halo! (Thanks Morpheus!(MacGyver10 19:00:25 UTC)

Rockslider’s Pair of Rockslide Megabattles in Halo: CE

February 13th, 2018
Taking some time away from the flood of 343 Guilty Spark, Rockslider is back to the megabattles that made him famous with a pair of ruckuses taking place at the rockslide!(MacGyver10 18:58:23 UTC)

Gorgeous Halo-Themed Wooden Wall Art Hand Cut and Painted

February 9th, 2018
Revenant1988 showed off a really cool collection of minimalist Halo-themed wood art he found on imgur. The artist apparently hand cuts these out of wood and colors them with acrylic paint. I'm quite partial to his Halo 3 one, but you can check out the artist's entire store at the link here for many Halo-themed designs.(MacGyver10 19:15:25 UTC)

Chappified Goofing Around in MCC with Halo 3’s Valhalla

February 9th, 2018
Chappified let us know he was goofing off in Halo 3's Valhalla and made a video about it. He uses a power drain and mongoose in a way many people seemed to not have caught before!(MacGyver10 19:12:54 UTC)

FFA Matches of Halo 5 at Your Local Microsoft Stores This Sunday

February 9th, 2018
This upcoming Sunday you can square off against other Halo players in some FFA matches at your local Microsoft store. Those competing get a chance at an appearance in the Halo World Championship 2018 FFA Finals in Seattle!(MacGyver10 19:07:03 UTC)

Rockslider Keeps the Shade Flood Alive on 343 Guilty Spark

February 8th, 2018
Rockslider keeps hanging out with those 'yeti flood' on 343 Guilty Spark, and in this, his 10th video of the subject, he gets close to the shade guy and shows you how to easily keep him alive!(MacGyver10 23:42:27 UTC)

BEST GAME EVER Thinks Halo 6 Delayed to Perfect its ‘Games As A Service’ Approach

February 8th, 2018
Flugel Meister has a great piece up at BEST GAME EVER on how a delay of Halo 6 might be to further improve upon Halo 5's foundation of 'games as a service'. I could easily see this being something Microsoft is pursuing with their flagship title.(MacGyver10 23:22:36 UTC)

Future Halo Games and First-Party Microsoft Studio Titles to Be Included in Xbox Game Pass on Release Day

January 23rd, 2018
Big Phil shared today via Major Nelson's blog that all first party Microsoft titles will be coming to Xbox Games Pass, on release day! This includes future Gears of War, Forza and yes, Halo games available on day one for just $10 a month. Pretty cool!(MacGyver10 16:41:27 UTC)

New Halo Funko Pops Coming Later This Year

January 22nd, 2018
Find yourself strangely attracted to big-headed, little bodied vinyl figures? Looks like Halo and Funko are teaming up for a few characters you might find particularly salacious then! (MacGyver10 23:50:13 UTC)

Halo Wars 2 Coming to Xbox Game Pass

January 17th, 2018
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Rockslider Shows the Log Flood Form’s Teleport Arrival in Halo: CE’s ‘Guilty Spark’ Level

January 12th, 2018
Playing around with the flood in Guilty Spark has been fun for Rockslider, but he wanted to see what happens when a flood form gets killed by the game. Check out his post in our forum to see flood form on the log teleport in on top of the map and the behind the scenes of how all that comes about in-game!(MacGyver10 23:35:32 UTC)

Halo Wars 2 Patch Notes for Update Next Week

January 12th, 2018
There's a patch incoming for Halo Wars 2, and if everything goes right, it should be live this coming Tuesday. You can read Ske7ch's heads up on what's included over at HaloWaypoint!(MacGyver10 23:34:03 UTC)

Halo 5: Guardians Free to Download and Play Now Through This Sunday Night

January 11th, 2018
Looks like Halo 5: Guardians will be free to play this weekend, now through Sunday at 11pm PST. It's a large download, but if you plan accordingly, you can get some feeling for Halo 5 and how it plays for the price of nothing. It's also 20% off if you like it enough to buy it!(MacGyver10 22:19:21 UTC)

Brand New Flood Form Reaction Spotted in Old School Halo: Combat Evolved

January 9th, 2018
Rockslider has spent a ton of time lately with the flood forms of Halo: CE's '343 Guilty Spark' level, but this is the first time he's EVER seen this reaction from the Flood. There's a back and forth in our forum over what it might be from, but so far, no one has claimed to see this anywhere else before!(MacGyver10 19:13:38 UTC)

Halo Community Update 01/04/18 – ’18 AND UP’

January 5th, 2018
Lots of things on the horizon for Halo this year, but nothing too juicy released just yet. What we do get is plenty of info on the upcoming Halo Championship Series events (Yay MLG!), a reminder of Grim's achievements, heads up on a communtity playdate that does NOT happen during east coast work hours and some Q&A from Jessie Thomas, a games user researcher for the Xbox team at Microsoft. Lots of great stuff in this first update for 2018, and it wraps up with some cool community content!(MacGyver10 19:03:38 UTC)

GarishGoblin Sets Halo: CE Legendary World Record with Rockslider’s AoTCR Banshee Grab Method

January 2nd, 2018
Rockslider let us know about a new Halo: CE Legendary speed run world record by GarishGoblin, and what makes it really cool, is you can see him use Rockslider's banshee grab trick on AoTCR. You can see it particularly in his world record attempt at that level by itself!(MacGyver10 23:07:39 UTC)

Latest Forward Unto Dawn FUDcast. Episode 25, ‘Put That On Your Dating Profile’

January 2nd, 2018
On the latest episode of the Forward Unto Dawn podcast... Dani and David are joined by Dildev and Defguru (guess your name must start with a 'D' to be on this week) to talk about the year in Halo, hopes for the future, and pour one out for the unjustly maligned Halo: The Flood. (MacGyver10 23:02:25 UTC)