Archive for the ‘HBO’ category

343 talks hand-washing (and other stuff too) in the latest Community Update

March 19th, 2020
Recent news has been a bit dour, but 343 has a bit of news to lighten the spirits in the latest Community Update, including double XP, Halo 2 MCC flighting for PC, esports news, a pretty adorable piece of St. Patrick's Day art, and a pretty terrifying audio recording session. Go read! (fuchsdh 23:38:05 +0000)

New Canon Fodder reveals ‘Halo: Shadows of Reach’

March 11th, 2020
It's been a while since we've heard news of any Halo media save Infinite, and a while since there's been a new Canon Fodder, so luckily Grimbrother killed two birds with one stone and used the latest Canon Fodder to preview Troy Denning's upcoming novel Shadows of Reach, due out in September. Read more at Halowaypoint. (fuchsdh 14:50:44 +0000)

Halo: CEA joins Master Chief Collection on PC

March 3rd, 2020
For those PC players who have burned through Reach, the next game for The Master Chief Collection is Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary. You can read more about it on Halo Waypoint here. (fuchsdh 19:59:43 +0000)

MCC Development Update January 2020

January 30th, 2020
Yesterday 343 posted the latest monthly MCC Dev update. In it, new playlist and searching features, flighting details, and plans for the next games on deck. Go read! (fuchsdh 00:59:49 +0000)

343 teases bright beginnings with the latest Community Update

January 25th, 2020
A new year, a new community update out of 343. There's updates on MCC flights, playlist rotations, upcoming esports, and some drips of other new content. Go read! (fuchsdh 00:01:59 +0000)

343 teases bright beginnings with the latest Community Update

January 25th, 2020
A new year, a new community update out of 343. There's updates on MCC flights, playlist rotations, upcoming esports, and some drips of other new content. Go read! (fuchsdh 00:01:59 +0000)

Grim does a podcast

January 7th, 2020
Only tangentially related, but our own Grimbrother One has started a new podcast, Casual Pros, with Rukari—a fellow game dev who came together through Halo. The first few episodes are up on Youtube to watch. (fuchsdh 01:15:07 +0000)

Grim does a podcast

January 7th, 2020
Only tangentially related, but our own Grimbrother One has started a new podcast, Casual Pros, with Rukari—a fellow game dev who came together through Halo. The first few episodes are up on Youtube to watch. (fuchsdh 01:15:07 +0000)

343 Closes Out the Year with Happy Halodays Community Update

December 20th, 2019
The last Community Update went up yesterday on Halo Waypoint. It's chock-full of wintry goodness, updates on MCC fixes, community creations, and more. Go read! (fuchsdh 17:18:26 +0000)

343 Closes Out the Year with Happy Halodays Community Update

December 20th, 2019
The last Community Update went up yesterday on Halo Waypoint. It's chock-full of wintry goodness, updates on MCC fixes, community creations, and more. Go read! (fuchsdh 17:18:26 +0000)

Forward Unto Dawn Podcast 33: The Denningverse

December 19th, 2019
On the latest episode of the FUDcast, Dani and David talk with Toa_Freak and Harupsis and recap the year in Halo fiction, plus talk about hopes for Infinite and the future. Go listen! (fuchsdh 13:42:27 +0000)

Rockslider Finds the Fun in AOTCR’s Seventh Room

December 19th, 2019
For his next exploration of every drop of fun you can squeeze out of Combat Evolved, Rockslider turns to a single room on Assault on the Control Room. Go see how many ways one cyborg can mess with the Covenant! (fuchsdh 13:38:28 +0000)

InfernoPlus Mods Halo CE, With Cursed Results

December 11th, 2019
Did you know you wanted to see a Limo Warthog, D20 random grenades, or a shotgun that works as a blunderbuss? Probably not, but InfernoPlus has you covered in an exceedingly entertaining CE mod video. Thanks, The Loot.
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Club Errera easter eggs live on as achievements in Reach MCC

November 27th, 2019
TrueAchievements revealed the achievements for the upcoming release of Halo: Reach to MCC, and HBO and our own esteemed founder get shoutouts (and achievements) tied to a great little Easter egg on the "New Alexandria" level. If you haven't experienced it before, you're in for a treat when you play! (fuchsdh 15:14:28 +0000)

MCC Development Update November 2019

November 23rd, 2019
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Forward Unto Dawn Podcast #32: Silent Storm and Oblivion

November 15th, 2019
On the latest episode of the Forward Unto Dawn podcast, Dani and I were joined by fellow lore nerd Haruspis to talk about Troy Denning's two Halo novels, Silent Storm and Oblivion. Go listen! (fuchsdh 15:58:56 +0000)

Halo: Reach Comes to MCC December 3

November 14th, 2019
As an early Christmas present, Microsoft announced Reach is finally releasing on MCC December 3. Better sharpen your DMR skills, and perhaps be ready to jump off a cliff onto an Elite many, many times...

Halopedia Celebrates 15 Years

November 13th, 2019
A bit late on this news (by about a week), but better late than never. Halopedia, the invaluable Halo wiki, celebrated a whopping 15 years anniversary this month. Part of the celebrations include a spiffy new Archive page, where you can relive the glory of I Love Bees, the Halo 3 diorama, and more. (fuchsdh 01:14:07 +0000)

Where Rockslider’s Going, He Doesn’t Need Roads

November 1st, 2019
Rockslider, continuing to find novel ways to explore Combat Evolved, propels himself to new heights in his latest series of videos, exploring some out-of-bounds areas and toying with the Covenant below. Check out his (currently) five-part series. (fuchsdh 18:03:25 +0000)

Where Rockslider’s Going, He Doesn’t Need Roads

November 1st, 2019
Rockslider, continuing to find novel ways to explore Combat Evolved, propels himself to new heights in his latest series of videos, exploring some out-of-bounds areas and toying with the Covenant below. Check out his (currently) five-part series. (fuchsdh 18:03:25 +0000)