Tag Archives: halo 5

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 of REQing up.

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 themed gear at the time of launch – fingers crossed for a Halo 5 themed Scout backpack! Styled in a custom […]

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, the Master Chief inspired controller will be sold separately in October. This console will come with a download card to pre-load Halo 5 but it […]

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 huge 24 player battle with vehicles enabled and the main focus of Halo 5 for Esports, Arena is pure 4v4 combat […]

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’t available! I’m looking at you Halo Nightfall – even though it states on the website that you […]

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 games they’ve been playing, such as The Elder Scrolls Online, Another World and Elite Dangerous, before discussing the conferences and their […]

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 nearly 12 years and TV shows like Babylon 5 and Young Justice. This isn’t his first novel set within a game universe […]

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 they’ve been playing, such as ODST, The Witcher 3 and Massive Chalice, before discussing recent E3 related leaks and reveals and, of […]

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 teams, presumably team Locke vs. team Chief. Who are these Spartans? This and many more mysteries will be uncovered as we draw […]

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 packages comes a character to be introduced into the Halo story, Spartan Locke! Launching in fall 2015 exclusively on Xbox One, Halo 5: Guardians continues the story […]