CHICAGO, IL, APRIL 26–Dark Horse continues in the tradition of bringing only the biggest and best characters and story lines to comics with the announcement of the Halo: Initiation miniseries, launching in August! This exciting new miniseries will be written by Halo 4 writer and comics veteran Brian Reed, with art by Marco Castiello (Secret Invasion: Front Line, Star Wars: Purge)!
Bungie, the creators of Halo, have an exciting new project in the works: the evocative large-scale sci-fi story Destiny! Hit the jump for concept art and story details surrounding the mysterious universe of this upcoming adventure!
Bungie left Halo, the series that made them a household name, in the hands of a new studio. Does Halo 4 live up to its predecessors in the story and multiplayer departments, or is it just a quick cash-in coasting on the success of previous titles? Check our review after the jump!
Troll or harass your fellow gamers in Halo 4 and you might find yourself facing some consequences. In a GameSpot interview with Laura Parker, 343 Industries head Bonnie Ross and Halo 4 executive producer Kiki Wolfkill made the point that sexist behavior on Xbox Live is unacceptable and that developers have a responsibility to wipe out sexism in gaming. More after the jump.
With the days counting down to the November 6th release of Halo 4, Microsoft has released a new launch trailer, produced by director David Fincher (Se7en, Fight Club, Girl With the Dragon Tattoo). It might not be long awaited, truly successful meeting of movies and video games, but it's at least a nice promo. Get a look after the the jump.
We spend a lot of time here obsessing about Japanese pop culture, but for a moment, let's observe an intersection with a key element of American pop culture - football. During the game against Nebraska, The Ohio State University Marching Band performed a must see half time show with a tribute to the video games such as Zelda, Halo, Pokemon and Tetris. Get a look after the jump.
It always happens every time you boot up multiplayer--you have your opponent in your crosshairs, dead to rights, and somehow he's still able to take you out in a single hit. Corridor Digital takes gamers' frustrations with one-hit kills to their absolute extreme in their new video, "Art of the Instakill"--check it out after the jump!
Halo's Master Chief is... kind of a jerk, or, at least that's what internet parody/effects artist Freddie Wong implies in his latest video entitled "Master Grief." See the results after the jump.
Director Dan Wang is heading up a pretty intense looking live-action Halo fan series. Titled "Helljumper"—adapted from Tobias Buckell's short Halo: Evolutions story "Dirt"—the trailer after the jump gives a good look at what to expect when it debuts in January 2012.
New of Kinect functionality for Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary—the updated 360 version of Bungie's Xbox original—came out of Tokyo Game Show this year, but we're just now finding out exactly what that entails. Dig in after the jump!