Tag: 343 Industries

New 'Halo' Game Unveiled: Sorry, It's Not 'Halo 6'

Microsoft and 343 Industries have unveiled 'Halo: Fireteam Raven,' a new game in the 'Halo' franchise. It is not 'Halo 6,' but that does not necessarily mean that the highly anticipated title will not be announced soon.

Video Games May 18, 2018

Halo Wars 2 Announces Future Updates, Teases DLC

Recently released RTS title ‘Halo Wars 2’ has announced future patches for the game. ‘Halo Wars 2’ was launched on Feb. 21 for Windows and Xbox One.

Video Games February 27, 2017

All Future 'Halo' Games Will Feature Split-Screen Multiplayer, A Glaring Omission In 'Halo 5: Guardians'

According to 343 Industries head Bonnie Ross, all future first-person shooter games in the 'Halo' franchise will support split-screen multiplayer modes. This is good news for fans of the series, as the feature was dropped from 'Halo 5: Guardians.'

Video Games February 24, 2017

'Halo 5' Calculator Made Using Forge Mode: You Can Now Do Math With Guns

A 'Halo 5: Guardians' player has managed to create an in-game calculator via Forge mode. While the calculator is limited to single-digit processes, its existence spells out what’s vastly possible for the game’s Forge mode.

Video Games December 13, 2016

'Halo 5' Gets Hardcore Parkour In 'Mirror's Edge'-Inspired Forge Map

Show off your parkour skills in this 'Mirror's Edge'-inspired platforming map built in 'Halo 5.'

Video Games October 19, 2016

'Halo: Reach' Now Runs Smoothly On Xbox One After New Backward Compatibility Patch

The Xbox One Backward Compatibility team has released a new patch for 'Halo: Reach' that fixes its frame rate issues when played on Xbox One. Many fans were disappointed after the 'Halo: Reach' port was laden with performance issues back in December.

Video Games October 10, 2016

'Halo 5: Guardians' Concept Art Highlights Next DLC Map, Unveils New Weapons

343 Industries is rolling out another content update for 'Halo 5: Guardians.' A sneak peek into new weapons, skins and maps was posted with a promise of releasing more updates later in the week.

Video Games August 23, 2016

These Fans Are Building A New 'Halo' Game From The Ground-Up On PC

A number of fans are looking to create a multiplayer-focused 'Halo' experience for those without an Xbox One.

Video Games August 22, 2016

'Halo 5' Enjoys The Highest Number Of Active Monthly Players For A Halo Game Since 'Halo 3'

'Halo 5' continues to pull in big player numbers more than eight months after release.

Video Games July 8, 2016

'Halo 5': How Has Warzone Firefight Changed Since The Beta?

The Warzone Firefight beta was a huge success back in April. How has the newest mode of 'Halo 5: Guardians' changed since then?

Video Games June 30, 2016

Overwatch's Loot System Desperately Needs To Change - Here's How To Fix It

'Overwatch' is a great game - except when it comes to doling out rewards. That doesn't mean it's a lost cause, however: here's how to fix the system without taking the cash out of Blizzard's pocket.

Video Games June 24, 2016

Halo 5 Warzone Firefight Update Will Give Gamers Grunt Goblin And A UNSC Wasp

Grunts are bringing battle suits to Warzone and Warzone firefight. These things will hit hard when they arrive free in the upcoming Warzone Firefight update alongside the UNSC's new Wasp.

Video Games June 22, 2016

'Halo Wars 2' Goes Into Beta: Trailer, Release Date Revealed

Microsoft recently announced that the beta testing for its newest title 'Halo Wars 2' has already gone live. Here's a glimpse at what the game has to offer, and when it will be officially released.

Video Games June 15, 2016

Hero Gamer Gives 'Halo 5' The Star Wars Space Combat 'Battlefront' Forgot

Players have done some amazing things with Forge mode in 'Halo 5,' but this full-fledged Star Wars space combat mode is straight from a galaxy far, far away.

Video Games June 2, 2016

'Halo 5: Guardians' Goes Hog Wild In Its Next Update

'Halo 5: Guardians' is getting a new update on May 31. Called 'Hog Wild,' the expansion will include a new weapon scope, armor and as the name of the expansion suggests, brand-new Warthog vehicles.

Video Games May 31, 2016

Halo 5 Warzone Firefight Arrives End Of June: Here's What To Expect

343 Industries announced that 'Halo 5: Guardians Warzone Firefight,' will land at the end of June. The developer pointed out what gamers should expect in a blog post, and it has caused excitement in Windows and Xbox One players.

Video Games May 23, 2016

'Halo 5' Adds Warzone Turbo Mode Until May 4

Warzone Turbo is back. It will only last until May 4, but this might not be the last Halo 5 players will see of the game mode.

Video Games April 29, 2016

Halo 5 Campaign Balance Changes: Increased Difficulty For Single Player, Increased Effectiveness Of AI Plasma Pistol And More

Developer 343 Industries has announced that 'Halo 5: Guardians' has received a few balance tweaks. Here is a rundown of what changes the update has brought in.

Video Games April 19, 2016

Warzone Firefight Is One Of The Best Additions To 'Halo 5' Yet

'Halo 5: Guardians' new Warzone Firefight mode just entered into its first beta test - can it possibly live up to the stellar reputation of its predecessors?

Geek April 16, 2016

Watch Two Full Matches Of 'Halo 5: Guardians' New Warzone Firefight Mode

343 Industries has just launched the beta for Halo 5: Guardians' new Warzone Firefight mode, and we've got two full matches in glorious 1080p/60fps for you to enjoy!

Geek April 15, 2016

Halo 5 Championship Series Pro League Details Are Out: Here's What You Need To Know

The upcoming Halo 5 Championship Series: Pro League has finally revealed the mechanics and setup for its matches. Included in this update are schedules, tournament formats, qualifying teams and much more!

Video Games April 14, 2016

Halo 5 Is Finally Getting An Infection Mode

During a Twitch stream detailing the latest update for 'Halo 5,' developer 343 Industries teased the return of the franchise's zombie game type.

Geek April 6, 2016

Halo 5: Guardians Ghosts of Meridian Update Brings Skirmish At Darkstar, Hannibal Mantis

343 Industries fleshes out Ghosts of Meridian's lore, the new downloadable content for 'Halo 5: Guardians.' However, the studio is still not saying much about Hannibal Mantis.

Video Games March 21, 2016

Quidditch Is The Best New 'Halo 5' Game Type

One fan has used the power of Halo 5's Forge creation suite to create a game type based off the fictional wizarding sport from J.K. Rowling's 'Harry Potter' series.

Geek March 17, 2016

'Halo 5' Update Adds Original Combat Evolved Magnum And Teases The Return Of Firefight

The return of a classic weapon and fan favorite modes are just the tip of the iceberg in the latest update for 'Halo 5.'

Geek February 24, 2016

New $25 Microtransaction Headed To 'Halo 5: Guardians'

Can a $25 purchase really be called 'micro'? 343 Industries has just announced a new REQ pack for 'Halo 5' that costs more than some entire games...

Geek February 5, 2016

'Halo 5' Fan Builds Princess Peach's Castle, Battle of Hoth And More In Forge Mode

Halo's 'Forge' mode has always resulted in some impressive maps, but was anyone expecting Princess Peach's castle or the Battle of Hoth to make an appearance?

Geek January 25, 2016

New 'Halo 5: Guardians' Multiplayer Maps And Weapons Coming Next Week

'Halo 5: Guardians' stampede of free multiplayer DLC continues with the 'Infinity's Armory' pack - expect to see new weapons, maps and skins hit the game sometime next week.

Geek January 20, 2016

First Free 'Halo 5' DLC Pack 'The Cartographer's Gift' Launches Today

If you've (somehow) grown tired of 'Halo 5: Guardians' multiplayer offerings, you're in luck: the games first batch of free DLC just launched earlier today!

Geek December 16, 2015

‘Halo 5’ December Update Includes New Forge Mode To Let You Create Anything You Want

The 'Halo 5: Guardians' December update called the Cartographer's Gift is coming with plenty of features, including a Forge mode, a new Warzone map, three new arena maps and over 50 REQ cards.

Video Games December 12, 2015

3D Print Your Customizable ‘Halo 5: Guardians’ Spartan To Life With Sandboxr

"Halo 5: Guardians" fans can now design their own Spartans and have it 3D printed in photorealistic color through a new platform that is a product of Sandboxr's collaboration with 3D Systems. Spartan figurine prices start at $29.99.

Video Games November 25, 2015

Free 'Halo 5: Guardians' Update Includes A Big Team Battle Mode And New Gear

'Halo 5: Guardian' is getting a free update that rolls out next week that includes a new Big Team Battle mode, ultrarare Shinobi armor and Legendary Dying Star Light Rifle firepower.

Geek November 13, 2015

‘Halo 5: Guardians’ Update To Bring Big Team Battle To Multiplayer Next Week

Big Team Battle is coming to 'Halo 5: Guardians' in an update that is set to hit Xbox One consoles next week. The new mode is also accompanied by new maps and REQs.

Video Games November 11, 2015

'Halo 5: Guardians' Brought In $400 Million In Its First Week

Microsoft says 'Halo 5' is the biggest launch in 'Halo' history, and their numbers certainly seem to back the claim up.

Geek November 4, 2015

People Are Really Mad About 'Halo 5's Missing Splitscreen, But It Can't Be Patched

Don't get your hopes up that the uproar of 'Halo 5's splitscreen means 343 Industries will patch it back in. According to the studio, it's impossible.

Geek October 31, 2015

'Halo 5: Guardians' Won't Be Getting Any Single-Player DLC

'Halo 5: Guardians' story came up short in a lot of fans' books, and it doesn't look like 343 Industries will be adding to it anytime soon - the studio just confirmed that it's sticking with multiplayer DLC.

Geek October 30, 2015

'Halo 5' Gamers Complain Of Slow Download Issues, ‘Too Early To Play’ Error Messages

Microsoft’s big launch of ‘Halo 5: Guardians’ Tuesday was not without problems, with gamers complaining about slow download times and error messages saying it was ‘too early to play.’ There are, however, a few workarounds.

Video Games October 28, 2015

Halo 5: Guardians PC Launch Rumors Cleared: 343 Industries Sheds Light On The Matter

'Halo 5: Guardians' is not coming to PC despite what Frank O'Connor of 343 Industries had to say. However, anything is possible due to the road Microsoft has been taking as of late.

Video Games October 27, 2015

'Halo 5: Guardians' Review Roundup: Here's What Gamers And Experts Are Saying

Several 'Halo 5: Guardians' reviews have already surfaced over the Internet. Here is what gamers and experts are saying on the latest title of this well-renowned sci-fi series.

Video Games October 26, 2015

'Halo 5: Guardians' Review: Return To Form

After 'Halo 4' released, a lot of fans were worried that 343 Industries was taking the series in the wrong direction. With 'Halo 5: Guardians,' the studio is making some major, do they actually pay off?

Geek October 26, 2015

How Big Is 'Halo 5: Guardians'?: Campaign Length And Map Count

One of the biggest franchises in gaming is almost ready for its grand return - but when 'Halo 5: Guardians' ships, how much content will it have out of the box?

Geek October 25, 2015

'Halo 5: Guardians' To Offer Epic Fan Celebrations On Launch Day

To say Microsoft is excited about the Halo 5 launch is an understatement. With celebrations and fan events planned all over the world, the game is being introduced with so much hype it’s hard not to be excited for it.

Geek October 21, 2015

Halo 5: Guardians: Multiplayer Merits, Arena Experience, Achievements

343 Industries, the developer of 'Halo 5: Guardians,' released some new goodies on what players should expect in terms of achievements, medals and a new and improved ban policy.

Video Games October 21, 2015

You Can Listen To The Entire 'Halo 5' Soundtrack Right Now

If you can't wait for 'Halo 5,' you can go ahead and listen to the game's soundtrack in its entirety right now.

Geek October 19, 2015

'Halo 5' Digital Midnight Launch Event Will Stream First Episode Of 'Halo: The Fall Of Reach' Animated Series

Microsoft is putting on a digital midnight launch event for 'Halo 5', complete with developer interviews, world premieres and new looks at the game.

Geek October 16, 2015

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