Tag Archives: halo 5

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 2015 The Flame in the Flood Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition Bards Gold Monaco – Whats Yours is […]

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 3’s multiplayer and has featured ever since. Now, infection is coming to Halo 5. Infection was unveiled during the game’s Halo […]

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 bring us new REQ items including the Gravity Hammer, Weapon skins, new Armor sets. Custom game options will now include Oddball […]

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 bloody Christmas again, and with the arrival of the festive season just around the corner our wish list is littered with all the pre-crimbo games we’ve […]

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 to their old trick, talking about games they’ve been playing and news that interests them. https://soundcloud.com/thisisxboxpodcast/tix-podcast-spartan-neg-reporting-for-duty If you […]

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 experience of Halo 5: Guardians is positive, let me tell you why. The campaign sees you play as two […]

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 and mayhem, and fight for supremacy in Arena, a core 4-vs-4 competitive combat setting where team play is everything. Halo 5 Guardians is […]

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 Locke has been sent to take him down. These TV spots are really setting the bar high for my expectations […]

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 continue the fight. How’s that for some ONI propaganda? The TV spot aired last night during Sunday Night Football – make what […]

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 Intelligence (ONI) research facility that has been overrun by a renegade faction of Covenant zealots.