Tag Archives: 343 industries

Halo 3 Anniversary Not Happening Says 343 Industries

By : Joe B. | Mon, May 15, 2017

Rumors of a “Halo 3: Anniversary” title have been swirling for months, with the Halo fandom full of excitement and speculation, as a Halo 3 remaster seems fitting for the games 10 year anniversary. 343 Industries community manager “ske7ch” dropped by reddit to shed some light on the situation. In a swift and soul crushing reddit...

Halo 6 Not Included at 2017 Microsoft E3 Presentation

By : Joe B. | Mon, May 15, 2017

The next installment of Xbox’s flagship shooter, Halo 6 (assuming), will not be making an appearance at E3 2017. Halo Community Manager “ske7ch” revealed tidbits of information via reddit, stating the following: “I’ll slip into my Dreamcrusher persona for a minute in the name of realistic expectations: We’ve...

Dan Ayoub Leaves 343 Industries

By : Ryan Cox | Thu, May 11, 2017

In the most recent Halo Community Update, it was announced that Dan Ayoub, Studio Head for Halo: The Master Chief Collection and Halo Wars 2, will be leaving 343 Industries. The fond farewell given by 343 Industries’ Community Manager Brian Jarrard: “Today we’re sad to be saying bon voyage to one of our own, as Dan Ayoub – who’s...

Halo 6 Will Be All About Master Chief

By : Joe B. | Thu, Apr 27, 2017

Halo 5: Guardians reintroduced Halo 2’s interesting concept of playing multiple characters in the game’s single player campaign, but when the game launched, fans realized that missions from the Master Chief’s perspective were noticeably lacking. The Halo 5: Guardians campaign required players to play as both Master Chief and Spartan...

Halo Wars Steam Release Arriving Later This Week

By : Ryan Cox | Mon, Apr 17, 2017

Halo Wars 2 arrived in the hands of fans around the world in Februrary, and was met with fairly positive reviews (See: Halo Wars 2 Review). Since then, the game has seen two monthly DLC drops and numerous updates to keep fans interested. However, there is more than just the sequel for RTS Halo fans to digest. Halo Wars: Definitive Edition, a modern...

Halo Wars 2 Colony Leader DLC Revealed

By : Ryan Cox | Thu, Apr 13, 2017

Each new month means new content for holders of the Halo Wars 2 Season Pass. Last month, the flamethrower and napalm-inspired leader, Kinsano, joined the multiplayer battlefields. Today, 343 Industries and Creative Assembly have unveiled the newest DLC leader for Halo Wars 2 multiplayer—Colony. Colony provides a new perspective to not only Halo...

Halo Wars 2 DLC Revealed: Leader Kinsano

By : Ryan Cox | Mon, Mar 20, 2017

343 Industries and Creative Assembly have unveiled the first of many post-launch additions to Halo Wars 2, the new multiplayer leader, Kinsano. Kinsano is the newest leader coming to Halo Wars 2, and her toolkit is focused around Hellbringer-style flame warfare. From napalm strike leader powers, to a flamethrower Warthog, Kinsano will bring an entirely...

Halo Wars 2 Demo Announced

By : Connor Murphy | Mon, Mar 13, 2017

If you haven’t tried Halo Wars 2, sequel to the Halo universe real-time strategy game, a demo is now available on Xbox One and the Windows Store. Those who download can play the first mission and try out the newest mode in the franchise’s multiplayer, Blitz Firefight. Check it out here. 343 Industries and Creative Assembly took the helm of development...

Halo Wars 2 Review: RTS Awakens From Cryosleep

By : Ryan Cox | Thu, Feb 16, 2017

When I first bore witness to the reveal of Halo Wars 2, I wasn’t quite sure where to set my expectations. The original installment, Halo Wars, was a fascinating new perspective for the Halo franchise. The title injected the real-time strategy genre into a franchise that was predominantly comprised of first-person shooter games. Nevertheless, Halo...