Browsing tag: Halo 2

Halo 2 PC Version Enters Testing This Month News 0

News 0 It won’t be long now for players to finally get a hold of the Halo 2 PC version as 343 Industries have revealed that test phases will begin later this month. Detailed on the recent Development and Flighting Update post, 343 Industries’ Tyler Davis confirmed that the flight test for Halo 2 PC version will […]

Learn Every Classic Halo 2 Button Glitch Before The Master Chief Collection Arrives News 9

News 9 If you’ve already got a solid grasp on how to play a classic shooter like Halo 2, but are looking to get an edge on some of those really competitive players out there before it returns in Halo: The Master Chief Collection next month, knowing these glitchy but essential button combos are a must. As you may already know, The Master Chief Collection […]

Check Out Halo 2 Anniversary’s Zanzibar Remake In Action – Multiplayer Gameplay and Walkthrough News 12

News 12 Zanzibar returns to Halo once more, this time on Xbox One in The Master Chief Collection’s Halo 2 Anniversary. As original Halo 2 lead multiplayer designer Max Hoberman puts it, the classic map, now called Stone Town, was left largely the same with only a few tweaks to some of the interior spaces and a few more noticeable […]

Upcoming Halo Film To Document The Remaking of Halo 2 News 4

News 4 Remaking The Legend: Halo 2 Anniversary is an upcoming documentary that follows developer 343 Industries and the events surrounding the re-imagining of one of Xbox’s most iconic games ever made. This November 11, Halo 2 Anniversary launches 10 years after the original as a part of Halo: The Master Chief collection, remastering the legendary FPS with new […]

New Halo 2 1080P/60FPS Gameplay From The Master Chief Collection News 6

News 6 Fans are playing favorites with Halo 2, making its debut on the Xbox One next month in Halo: The Master Chief Collection for Xbox One. Not only will long-time fans of the series be able to revisit the original, untouched Halo 2 single player and multiplayer, now in 1080p and 60fps, but gamers will also […]

Halo: The Master Chief Collection at PAX Prime 2014 Recap News 6

News 6 This past long weekend was a good one for Halo fans. Not only did key members of the Halo: The Master Chief Collection development team have a few exciting announcements to make during a panel at the Penny Arcade Expo in Seattle, Washington, thousands of gamers also watched the Halo 2 Anniversary PAX Prime Showdown […]

Lockout is Halo 2 Anniversary’s Fifth Map Remake, New Footage, Images and Art News 4

News 4 Lockout will be joining Ascension, Coagulation, Zanzibar, and Sanctuary as the fifth of six classic Halo 2 maps to be remade in the upcoming Halo 2 Anniversary edition on Xbox One. Developer 343 Industries made the announcement today, ahead of their busy weekend at this year’s PAX Prime in Seattle, WA where the studio has a […]

35 Screens of Halo 2: Anniversary News 10

News 10 Classic Master Chief never looked this good. Really. He didn’t, until now – until 343 Industries announced Halo: The Master Chief Collection during Microsoft’s E3 2014 media briefing this past Monday. In addition to Halo CE Anniversary, Halo 3, and Halo 4, The Master Chief Collection will rock a completely upgraded Halo 2 experience, bring […]

Halo: The Master Chief Collection Releasing November 11th, Halo 5 Beta Included News 35

News 35 This year’s worst kept secret for Halo has been confirmed by Microsoft at their E3 Press Conference. This November, gamers will be able to play every Halo title starring Master Chief on Xbox One — that’s one through four! — all of which will play in 1080p at 60FPS. All games will be on a unified […]

5 Things That Made Halo 2 So Iconic News 46

News 46 It’s been nearly a decade since Halo 2 graced the first generation Xbox, and while the popularity of the series has died down a bit, Halo still retains a large and passionate fanbase. So its no surprise hearing such a vocal backlash for Halo 4 upon its release. Every new title in a well-established series […]

Report – Halo Voice Actor Confirms Halo 2 Anniversary This Year, Halo 5 in 2015 News 23

News 23 Out with Halo 5 and in with Halo 2 Anniversary. According to recent reports, Master Chief’s journey may not continue as a sequel this year, after all. More likely is his return as the protagonist of the classic, fan-favorite Xbox title, Halo 2. According to a soon-to-be published interview between GameZone and Master Chief voice actor Steve […]

Is This a Halo 2 Anniversary Hint From Microsoft? News 27

News 27 This November 2014 marks the 10th anniversary of Halo 2, an original Xbox classic developed by Bungie. Having launched 10 years, speculation is at an all time this year as die-hard fans anxiously anticipate the possible announcement of a special anniversary edition of Halo 2 for release on the Xbox One. Such was the case […]

Halo Xbox One E3 Teaser ‘Wasn’t The Game,’ Halo 2 Remake In Discussion News 18

News 18 Remember that sweet teaser you saw during E3 2013 that was sort of Halo 5 but not really? This one, right here? Well, that wasn’t the actual game, according to Microsoft Game Studios vice president Phil Spencer. Speaking to IGN, Spencer said, “There was no ambiguity in not putting a number after the game. For me, […]

Halo 2 PC Multiplayer Support Extended to June, “Further Support Options” a Possibility News 7

News 7 Despite earlier announcements made by 343 Industries community manager Jessica Shea that Halo 2 multiplayer support on the PC would be dropped by mid-February, it looks like fans will be able to hold on for at least a little while longer, maybe even more. Designer David Ellis recently announced that Halo 2 multiplayer support on […]

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 […]

Halo 4 Drops to 4th Place on Xbox Live Activity Charts, Halo 2 PC Servers Shut Down Next Month News 38

News 38 Xbox Live activity charts are out for the week of January 7th. According to Larry “Major Nelson” Hyrb’s blog, FIFA Soccer 13 has overtaken Halo 4 on the Xbox 360, dropping it to 4th place as FIFA Soccer 13 now sits at 3rd. Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition stays put at 2nd place while, unsurprisingly, Call […]

Rumor – Halo 2 Remake On The Way, In Development At 343 Industries News 14

News 14 Last year we saw the release of Halo Combat Evolve Anniversary, a remake of the first Halo game on the original Xbox console. According to the rumor page of the latest issue of OXM, 343 Industries, the developers behind the first anniversary remake and the team that is currently developing the upcoming Halo 4, are […]

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 […]

5 Co-op Games That Need HD Remakes News 10

News 10 This generation of online gaming has offered up a bevy of cooperative thrills, whether it be Gears of War’s methodical, gore-soaked killfests, Portal 2’s heady puzzle-solving, or even Castle Crasher’s budget brawling. That being said, there are a number of cooperative gems that ruled last generation’s roost that would do wonders in regards to rounding […]