Tag Archives: 343 industries

HCS NA Summer Pro League Final Match Day: What’s at Stake?

By : Jason Segalla | Thu, Jun 22, 2017

As the regular season of the Halo Championship Series North American Pro League comes to a close tonight, the results of the final matchday will determine important bracket placements for the Summer Season Finals at Dreamhack Atlanta based on placements within one of three possible seeding tiers. Teams that place 1st-4th will be seeded straight into...

No Halo 6 Reveal Anytime Soon

By : James Glaze | Tue, Jun 20, 2017

Halo fans were disappointed to find out that 343 Industries remained true to their word when they made it known that Halo 6 would not make an appearance at this year’s E3.  The only real “news” about the follow-up to Halo 5 was revealed from 343 Founder and Studio Head Bonnie Ross, when she confirmed LAN support for the next title. Naturally,...

Halo Wars 2 Awakening the Nightmare DLC Announced

By : Ryan Cox | Mon, Jun 12, 2017

At E3 2017, Microsoft and 343 Industries unveiled the next step for the Halo franchise in the form of the Halo Wars 2 Awakening the Nightmare DLC. This game-wide expansion offers new story missions, multiplayer leaders, enemies, and more. Players will be able to take control of Banished forces on The Ark to fight off The Flood in a new batch of campaign...

343 Founder Bonnie Ross confirms LAN for next Halo Title

By : Joe B. | Mon, Jun 12, 2017

After a disappointing E3 Xbox Presentation for Halo fans, 343 Industries founder and Studio Head Bonnie Ross took to social media to ensure fans of the Halo franchise that the studio is hard at work on the next Halo installment. She commented that the “Team back at 343 is heads down on the next big Halo,” and vaguely described the project...

Halo Wars 2 Firefight Expansion Announced

By : Ryan Cox | Mon, Jun 12, 2017

Halo Wars 2 will receive a new expansion based on Halo’s classic survival mode Firfight, according to Dan Ayoub, announced during E3 2017. Here is the first glimpse of the new content, photographed from the E3 show floor: New HW2 Expansion – Firefight! The team worked their butts off to bring this amazing mode to you, and bring you back...

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...