Archive for the ‘Podtacular’ category

Podtacular 677: Unpopular Opinions

April 15th, 2019
We have decided to traverse the murky waters of the community in lieu of substantial news and asked listeners what unpopular opinions they have about the Halo FPS games. We got a lot of responses with some pretty obvious ones … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 676: Yapyap Strikes Again

April 8th, 2019
Yapyap has made his return to making a muck of things, this time in MCC. Postums was quick to confirm that Halo 2 Classic on MCC now has a Social Matchmaking option with a Yappening setting that includes some crazy, … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 675: MCC Pathfinder’s Council

April 1st, 2019
MCC on PC has generated quite the nostalgic hype amongst Halo fans and we’re no exception! While there’s still no firm release date on Halo: Reach coming to the Microsoft Store or Steam, we do know that 343 is taking … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 674: Ask Sketch Anything

March 23rd, 2019
We’re kicking it back this week and taking things a bit easy as we gear up for what is expected to be a packed topic next week. After the announcement of Reach coming to MCC and MCC on PC, our … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 673: Halo MCC: Pizza Edition

March 19th, 2019
As big announcements go, this week we talk about the biggest one for Halo fans who are PC players and MCC is coming to the Windows Store and Steam. In addition, Halo: Reach is being added to the collection, but … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 672: Downfall Too Soon

March 9th, 2019
First of all, we want to formally congratulate Bonnie Ross for being inducted to the Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) Hall of Fame for her work in promoting STEM and diversity efforts across the gaming industry amongst women, … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 671: Fortifying Stories

March 7th, 2019
This weeks drops in our lap a little surprise for Halo Wars 2’s birthday, a brand new map Fort Jordan, a spiritual successor to Fort Dean from the original Halo Wars. We also have our latest community spotlight that dropped … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 670: First Quack at Discovery

March 2nd, 2019
For this episode, we are pleased and very fortunate to have two special guests behind Halo: Outpost Discovery: Event Programming Manager DJBlue PDX and Head of Halo Consumer Products John Friend. In this exclusive interview, you’ll get a glimpse of … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 669: Outpost Dispatch No. 1

February 25th, 2019
This episode is a little out of time from our previous live show with DJBlue PDX and John Friend. As we’re awaiting review, we got our first drop of new information regarding Halo: Outpost Discovery. We have two characters that … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 668: MCC Wishes Evolved

February 18th, 2019
This week saw another MCC update come across our consoles this week adding the much needed IP masking and some social matchmaking changes requested by the community. In addition to some major additions in January, we asked our community what … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 667: Halo Comes to Life

February 12th, 2019
The biggest event of the summer has just been announced and it may be the biggest event since Halo Fest. Coming to five cities across the United States this summer, Halo Outpost Discovery brings the Halo Universe to life like … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 666: Grifball Throwback

February 2nd, 2019
News certainly didn’t wait for us this week to catch up on two week’s worth of news. With new HCS Grassroots announcements, playlist updates and community happenings to cover, we had no shortage of topics to talk about. In addition, … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 665: Conceptualizing Infinite

January 20th, 2019
Continuing to ramp up 2019, we receive our first Community Spotlight of 2019 with the latest addition to the community team, Snickerdoodle filling us in on some community creations shared on the Waypoint forums. It’s no question that the community … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 664: Infinite Flight Wishes

January 13th, 2019
We are very excited to see the community rallying behind the promise of Halo Infinite; and while there’s still room for healthy speculation, the flighting program described by 343 is sure to help the community feel at ease when helping … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 663: Our Plans for 2019

January 5th, 2019
I’m not one to normally be on the new year’s resolution train, but the Infinite hype has grabbed a hold and it’s finally time for a new coat of paint that’s been peeling for several years now. We’re excited to … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 662: 2018 Halo Favorites

December 30th, 2018
2018 has been a wonderful year for us here at Podtacular and for Halo fans alike. We saw the announcement of Halo Infinite and the reveal of the new Slipspace Engine, the Halo World Championship taking place in Seattle earlier … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 661: Infinite Peeking

December 23rd, 2018
We’ve been in the dark about Halo: Infinite since E3’s tech demo of the Slipspace engine, but that all changed with the past week’s 343 social stream. While there’s still a lot left in the shadows, we received official confirmation … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 660: Downfall

December 20th, 2018
Apologies for the delay in the release of this episode. Between technical difficulties during the stream and the business of the holidays, it took a bit longer to get this one out. With that said, we have a couple of … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 659: Community News Aplenty

December 9th, 2018
As if we didn’t have enough news to cover from the community already, this week we get a double portion with updates from projects, HCS Grassroots events/streams, matchmaking updates and a late posting of the Halo Spotlight from Unyshek. We … Continue reading ?

Podtacular 658: Winter Changes

December 3rd, 2018
A new season calls for a few changes to our normal Halo content. Unyshek has taken over for community updates and social streams as we enter the winter season (for those of us in the northern part of the world). … Continue reading ?