Browsing Halo: Reach Archives

Halo: Reach Joins List Of Backwards Compatible Games On Xbox One Today News 4

News 4 Halo: Reach, prequel to the original Halo: Combat Evolved and Bungie’s last Halo game, has joined the list of backwards compatible Xbox 360 games on Xbox One along with a handful others. All of them are playable as of today, though Call of Duty fans may be disappointed to learn that the original Black Ops […]

The Legacy of Bungie – How it Became Such An Iconic Developer Editorials 34

Editorials 34 Bungie has undoubtedly grown to become one of the most iconic developers that has ever graced the gaming industry. With Marathon and Myth blowing the minds of MAC and PC gamers around the world, the Halo trilogy and its expansions doing the same for Xbox owners, and Destiny becoming the most preordered new IP in […]

Halo: Reach Included in September’s Xbox Live Games With Gold News 2

News 2 Bungie’s last Halo game to grace the Xbox 360 is being offered for free to Xbox Live Gold members next month. Starting on September 16, anyone with an Xbox Live Gold subscription (and enough storage on their Xbox 360 HDD) will be able to download Halo: Reach at no cost. You’ll have to pick it up […]

GameStop Offers Halo 3, Halo 3: ODST, Halo Reach, and Halo 4 Bundle For $18, Spartan Assault Now Free for XBL Gold Members News 2

News 2 GameStop is offering Xbox 360 gamers the chance to catch up on an entire generation of Halo games for a decent price. The retailer is now bundling all four core Halo titles that defined the previous generation of Xbox, including Halo 3, Halo 3: ODST, Halo Reach, and Halo 4, as one package for $17.99. The catch, one could […]

Xbox LIVE Ultimate Game Sale – Up To 85% Off Call of Duty, Halo, Borderlands and Other Games News 22

News 22 Over 60 Xbox 360 Games on Demand titles are going on sale this February 26 until March 4. According to Larry “Major Nelson” Hyrb’s blog, the “Xbox Ultimate Game Sale” will put massive savings on a different set of titles every day until March 4 – up to 75% or even 85% off. To stay […]

Halo Games Not Releasing On Steam, Despite Rumors News 5

News 5 Despite recent sightings of PC versions of Halo: Combat Evolved, Halo 2 and Halo 3 on the Steam Database, Microsoft currently has no plans to release any Halo titles on the Steam Store. Last Monday, a A NeoGAF user stumbled upon the three Halo titles on the Steam Apps Database, suggesting that all three might have been on their way […]

Microsoft Reveals Black Tusk Studios, Hopes To Create The Next Big Franchise Like Halo News 31

News 31 If you haven’t heard the good news yet, Microsoft has finally opened (or rather renamed MS Vancouver) a new studio that’ll be focussing on creating fresh new IPs. Sitting right in MP1st’s own backyard, Black Tusk Studio, which originally started with only 5 people, is now a full operation – a 55-eveloper studio located in […]

Bungie Releases Staggering Halo Multiplayer Stats News 8

News 8 With Bungie working on an unannounced project to be published by Activision, the studio has released an epic Halo infographic to reflect on over a decade of multiplayer goodness. As of March 31st, no longer tracks Halo multiplayer statistics. You will now need to head over to in order to access live Halo data. However, Bungie […]

Why Halo: Reach is the Definitive Multiplayer Experience Editorials 22

Editorials 22 There’s no denying, unless you’re crazy, that Halo is a game that revolutionized single-player storytelling and multiplayer before the reigns were taken by the likes of Battlefield and Call of Duty.  As a ten-year veteran of the franchise, one iteration stands out among the rest, and that is Halo: Reach.  Halo: Reach is the culmination […]

Halo: Reach – In Retrospect Reviews 4

Reviews 4 Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary is out, and it’s time to go back to the beginning and remember the trilogy’s origin as a game changing experience that spanned over a decade and influenced the modern games of today. But before we do so, I wish to honor the franchises most recent release; Halo: Reach. Halo: Reach released […]

The Legacy of Halo’s Multiplayer and Its Community Editorials 5

Editorials 5 It’s been ten years since gamers were first introduced to the Halo universe. How do you begin to write an article about one of the most iconic video game franchises of all time? I’ll admit, I thought it would be easy, but it turns out I was wrong. Originally destined for the Mac operating system, […]

The Life, Death and Rebirth of Competitive Halo Editorials 5

Editorials 5 Halo, one of the most popular and best-selling game franchises, has long had a respectable standing in the competitive gaming world. With balanced gameplay, consistent game mechanics, fluid controls and fast paced killing frenzies, it quickly became one of the most prominently featured titles in one of the largest competitive circuits: Major League Gaming. However, […]