Archive for the ‘Podtacular’ category

Podtacular 573: Three Scarabs

March 18th, 2017
Guess who finally finished the campaign and who’s ready to start talking Halo Wars 2? With the lull in this week’s studio and community news, we are ready to sail into spoiler territory. For now, we take a look at … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 572: Halo’s Patch Tuesday

March 11th, 2017
While Dust Storm is still struggling through the Halo Wars 2 campaign, patches are coming out this week for both Halo 5 and Halo Wars 2 and mostly for multiplayer. Forge possibilities continue to expand, unit balances across the entire … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 571: Welcome Back to the Ark

March 8th, 2017
Halo Wars 2 is finally out and brings the Halo saga back to the Ark, the Halo making machine we left at the end of Halo 3. After nearly 28 years, the Spirit of Fire crew wakes up to a … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 570: Zee Updates

February 14th, 2017
The clock ticks away to the launch of Halo Wars 2 and we have not just one, but two Halo Community Updates, Halo Canon and a handful of other announcements. The Blitz Beta had some great outcomes with players clocking … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 569: Bye Blitz Beta

February 7th, 2017
We are all sad that the Blitz Beta is over, even if some of us only won one game from it. With the end of the beta comes the impending release of the final game, but while we wait, we … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 568: Blitzkeys

February 1st, 2017
The Halo Wars 2 Blitz Beta launch this past weekend and we’ve already got our hands on a few matches, getting the feel for the mode and the new quirks of the twist on traditional RTS multiplayer. Halo Waypoint with … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 567: Beta Blitz

January 23rd, 2017
The Halo Wars 2 Blitz Beta is here, offering another chance to get a taste of the next installment of the Halo franchise and the twist Blitz brings to classic RTS game play. We had a chance to get an … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 566: Incoming Blitz

January 18th, 2017
We have entered the home stretch of the Halo Wars 2 launch with the announcement of the upcoming Blitz multiplayer beta launching on Xbox One and Windows 10 on January 20th. This new game mode takes a twist off of … Continue reading ?

Podtacular Special: Halo Bowl II Announcement

January 17th, 2017
The Halo Bowl is back for it’s second tournament and this time we’re growing to six podcasts competing to be crowned the champion of Halo podcasts. While we’re looking forward to competing, we’re also pleased to partner with Gamers Outreach … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 565: Bringing in 2017

January 10th, 2017
It’s a new year bringing in a new Halo and building on the old. The latest content update for Halo 5 is still bringing life to a game that is over a year old, and Halo Wars 2 is coming … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 564: Forging Bounty

December 31st, 2016
Our last podcast of 2016 finds us looking at the delivery of the latest content update for Halo 5: Guardians, Monitor’s Bounty! This year has been an incredible and memorable year for the Halo franchise, and looking back at what’s … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 563: The Bountiful Monitors

December 13th, 2016
We thought Anvil’s Legacy was the largest update to Halo 5: Guardians. How wrong we were! The latest update touts two new Forge canvases, new mini games features that introduces more craft-able game modes for customs, new matchmaking playlists, observer … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 562: The Strong Side of HCS: 2016 Fall Finals Preview

December 8th, 2016
The 2016 Fall Finals for North America is this weekend following a season of great match-ups and the never ending roster changes. Teams EnVyUs, Optic Gaming, Liquid and Str8 Rippin are all poised to grab their share of $150K. In … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 561: Holiday Gear

December 4th, 2016
Over the past several days, we’ve seen some great holiday deals on some new Halo gear hitting retailers and stores. Although we’re past the Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals, there are still a few things available at sale prices. … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 560: 15 Years of Halo

December 1st, 2016
For the past fifteen years, Halo has entertained us, developed friendships, pushed competitive eSports and built lasting communities. Halo has lead to some remarkable life experiences for all fans of the franchise and following the 15 year anniversary Halo Livestream, … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 559: Halo Collecting

November 21st, 2016
What’s better than playing your favorite video game franchise? Living it out in real life and showing your passion through collectibles! The Halo franchise has many different products that enhance and allow fans to play in the Halo universe. Among … Continue reading

Podtacular 558: Sketchy Reads

November 16th, 2016
With the return of Ske7ch to the Halo team, there are many questions about his history with the franchise. No need to worry as we start to get a glimpse of what he’s looking forward to as the new community … Continue reading

Podtacular 557: Halo 5: Guardians Anniversary

November 13th, 2016
It’s been one year since Halo 5: Guardians launched continuing the Master Chief saga. Since launch, the game has undergone many changes with updates introducing added features like Forge, file share and campaign scoring, new maps, modes and requisitions enhancing … Continue reading

Podtacular 556: Blitz

November 4th, 2016
We are starting to enter the news lull but not before we get introduced to a brand new game mode for Halo Wars 2, Blitz.  This mode is fast paced requiring you to strategize your battle before the fight begins … Continue reading

Podtacular 555: Machine and Cinema

October 24th, 2016
Machinima has deep roots in the Halo community starting with Randall Glass’s Warthog Jump and the longest running Halo series Rooster Teeth’s Red vs Blue.  Since it’s inception, Halo machinima has benefited from in-game tools and features such as weapon … Continue reading