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Xbox Game Pass adds 7 new Titles to its Roster

Xbox Game Pass has this week added 7 new games to its already huuuge list of titles, taking the total amount of games to 119! Added this week are; Dead Island Definitive Edition Resident Evil 6 F1 201...[Read More]

Halo 5 gets infected

Zombies became popular with gamers back in the days of Halo 2 – manually switching teams when killed by a sword wielding zombie player – eventually, the mode received it’s own slot in Halo 3R...[Read More]

Grifball coming back to Halo 5 in new update

The February update is almost upon us and coming with it will be Grifball, the fan favourite multiplayer mode. The Hammer Storm update will also feature a new Arena map dubbed Torque. The update will ...[Read More]

Christmas Gunplay

Yes it’s still November, but, Hark the herald angels sing “Glory to the new-born king” …of Christmas gunplay games that is! Damn, wouldn’t you know it but it’s nearly blo...[Read More]

TiX Podcast: Spartan Neg Reporting For Duty

Welcome to the This is Xbox Podcast. Join Greg Giddens and Neale Jarrett for a new episode of the This is Xbox Podcast – episode 16 Spartan Neg Reporting For Duty – where the duo are back ...[Read More]

Halo 5: Guardians review

When the marketing campaign began for Halo 5: Guardians it had us all intrigued, Spartan Locke, out to get a traitorous Master Chief, surely not? I felt a bit let down with the story overall, but my e...[Read More]

Halo 5 Guardians – Chief is back!

Master Chief has made his way back onto the Xbox in an epic 4-player cooperative story, play online in new multiplayer modes Warzone, a massive 24-player battle with capture points, vehicles, big guns...[Read More]

Locke and load with this new Halo 5 TV spot

It’s not looking good for the Master Chief. The people of earth have been shown footage of his death, but this is just a cover story to protect the hero’s legacy – supposedly rogue – Agent...[Read More]

Master Chief falls in the latest TV spot

According to this live action report, the Master Chief has fallen in combat and died, and although there will be no special ceremony, the people of earth are being urged to strive forward together to ...[Read More]

Halo 5: Here comes Blue team

Led by John-117, or as many will know him, Master Chief, 343 Industries have unveiled the opening cinematic to Halo 5’s Spartan-II Blue Team as they board an derelict Office of Naval Intelligenc...[Read More]

Halo 5: What is REQ?

Halo 5 features a new REQ pack system that sounds a little similar to Titanfall’s Burn cards – they are of course so much more than that and Mister Chief is on-hand to expand on the finer points...[Read More]

ASTRO A40 + MixAmp M80 gets the Halo treatment

ASTRO Gaming have unveiled a brand new look for their A40 + MixAmp M80 Xbox One headset, which will be available to purchase from September – ASTRO will also be announcing a whole host of other Halo t...[Read More]

Xbox @ gamescom – Halo 5 Limited Edition 1TB Console

Arriving October 20th is this amazing Halo 5 limited edition 1TB console, an inspirational looking limited edition based around the character’s design and the items from around the Halo universe...[Read More]

Xbox @ gamescom – Halo 5 multiplayer

Halo has a captivating story but when a few friends are online, then multiplayer is the agenda to wreak havoc however you see fit, the series returns with new multiplayer modes Warzone, which is a hug...[Read More]

The Halo Channel drops on to iOS and Android devices

Now you can enjoy all your favourite Halo programs on the move – the Halo Channel is available on iOS and Android – but before you jump for joy too much, it’s worth noting that some shows aren&#...[Read More]

TiX Podcast: E3 Round-up 2015 Part 1

Welcome to the This is Xbox Podcast. Join Greg Giddens, Neale Jarrett, Richard Berry and Derek McRoberts in another special show focusing on E3 2015. In this first of two parts the foursome discuss ga...[Read More]

Halo: Hunters In The Dark book review

New York Times bestselling author Peter David and is well known for his work across comic books, novels, televisions, movies and video games. Peter was the writer behind The Incredible Hulk comics for...[Read More]

TiX Podcast: E3 Predictions Special 2015

Welcome to the official This is Xbox Podcast. Join Greg Giddens, Neale Jarrett, Richard Berry and Derek McRoberts in a special two hour episode of predictions for E3 2015. The foursome discuss games t...[Read More]

Key art revealed for Halo 5

The #HUNTtheTRUTH is beginning to heat up with the key art being revealed for Halo 5. The art will become the cover of the game, has an animated poster and most importantly shows two Spartan fire team...[Read More]

Halo 5: Guardians – New Central Character and Collectors Edition’s

343 Industries and Microsoft has recently announced both Limited and Collector’s Editions of this years biggest (likely) blockbuster – Halo 5: Guardians. In addition to the newly announced...[Read More]

Thoughts on Halo 5 Guardians beta Early Access

We all have that one special game that got us hooked. Halo 2 hooked me into multiplayer gaming – and as much as I enjoyed Halo 3 and 4, nothing compared to the fun I had back on my original Xbox. 343 ...[Read More]

Halo 5: Guardians Beta trailer

Ahead of its public beta that begins on December 29, Halo 5: Guardians will be available to a select number of gamers and Preview Program participants beginning December 19 until December 21. The thre...[Read More]

Halo: The Master Chief Collection

E3 2014 was the official announcement of the rumoured Halo: The Master Chief Collection. All four major Halo games “Halo: Combat Evolved,” “Halo 2,” “Halo 3,” and “Halo 4” on a single disc from Novemb...[Read More]

Xbox E3 2014 Brief – Key Announcements

The Xbox E3 Media briefing kicked off at 5.30pm (after a pre-show) today with some of the most top titles and new announcements. If you watched the LIVE streams as it happened across many different de...[Read More]

Halo on Xbox One Set For All-New Multiplayer Modes?

343 Industries, the new realm behind the Halo Universe whilst original creators Bungie are hard at work on their new IP Destiny, has revealed some interesting multiplayer plans in a job listing. The d...[Read More]

Neil Blomkamp Rumoured To Direct New Halo Series for Xbox LIVE

During Microsoft’s Xbox One conference last May 2013, it was announced that Steven Spielberg would be working on a new live action Halo series for Xbox LIVE. It will be produced in conjunction w...[Read More]

Halo on Xbox One: Official E3 Trailer

Halo: Watch the official announcement that Halo is coming exclusively to Xbox One. Your Journey Begins on Xbox One in 2014 – No other information revealed!

Microsoft Job Posting Hints at Halo 5 for the Xbox 720?

Microsoft’s first hint towards both a new Halo game on the current Xbox 360 and the next-gen Xbox console, Xbox 720, Xbox Loop or if preferred the newly rumoured Xbox 8, comes today via a job po...[Read More]