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  1. 'Halo: Spartan Strike' releasing for Windows, Windows Phone on Dec. 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Neowin.net

    Microsoft brought the Halo franchise to mobile devices for the first time last year with "Halo: Spartan Assault," and now the company plans to follow that up with a direct sequel slated for release on Dec. 12. "Halo: Spartan Strike" is top-down shooter that will take gamers to familiar environments in the Halo franchise, using weapons and vehicles the series is known for. Unlike "Spartan Assault," users will now combat both the Covenant and Prometheans, the latter of which were first introduced in "Halo 4." In a walkthrough of the game with IGN , Microsoft stated the controls are being refined from "Spartan Assault" to make it easier for touch input.

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  2. 'Halo 5: Guardians' Gets A Close-up Look At A 1080p Run and 400 AchievementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | International Business Times

    Agent Locke may have been getting a lot of attention for the upcoming "Halo 5: Guardians," but that does not mean that he will be taking the limelight for the title. Developer 343 has already confirmed that Master Chief will still be the main hero, though there may be a new antagonist debuting in "Halo 5: Guardians."

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  3. Biggest next-gen games for the 2014 holidaysRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Gizmag

    ... open world racer, there's a lot to look forward to in the build up to the coming holiday season. With the exception of Halo: The Master Chief Collection , every title here is set to hit both Microsoft and Sony's latest consoles in the fourth quarter ...

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  4. Gordon Hayward's Boast and the Path to StardomRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | Salt City Hoops

    ... quite good. Clearly written in Gordon's voice, it talks about his lifelong experience with video games, from Mario, to Halo, to Starcraft, and now League, and how even how it's intersected with his basketball world at times. It's legitimately ...

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  5. Vine app now looping on Xbox OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Gaming Age

    ... most advanced multiplayer, and entertainment experiences you won't find anywhere else. Play games like Titanfalla and Halo together with your friends on a network powered by over 300,000 servers for maximum performance. Find new challengers who fit ...

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  6. Master Chief is the star of Halo 5, sorry Agent LockeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Polygon

    In an interview with X-One magazine earlier this month , actor Mike Coulter - who plays Agent Jameson Locke in the Halo: Nightfall TV series and upcoming Halo 5: Guardians - stated that he will be the "primary character" of Halo 5. However, a brief post from 343 Industries' Frank O'Connor on NeoGAF states that previous protagonist Master Chief isn't going anywhere. "Once Halo: The Master Chief Collection is released, and then Halo 5 comes out shortly thereafter, you're basically going to be playing a game with me as the primary character," Colter told X-One.

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  7. See What Halo 1 Looks Like at 1080p/60fps in Halo: MCCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | IGN

    We gave you a taste of what Halo: Combat Evolved's Anniversary campaign looks like in our massive video preview , but today we are thrilled to present a deeper look at not only the legendary Halo campaign that started it all, but also a 1080p/60fps look at some of your favorite old-school Halo: CE multiplayer maps - all set to Marty O'Donnell's seminal Halo theme music. Set your IGN video player to 1080p and enjoy! And yes, we'll have looks at Master Chief Collection's other three campaigns and multiplayer suites as our month of IGN First coverage rolls on.

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  8. Xbox preorder bonuses coming to Microsoft Stores for the holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Neowin.net

    ... $10 gift card you already would get for purchasing your pre-order. To make the deal even sweeter, certain games like Halo: Master Chief Collection and Sunset Overdrive will get exclusive in-game content bonuses and swag when gamers choose the ...

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  9. Microsoft Makes Pre-Ordering Xbox Games Online Even More LucrativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Ubergizmo

    ... pre-order three games to receive these extra credits, they won't receive more beyond the limit. Those who pre-order Halo: The Master Chief Collection will receive exclusive content and so will customers who go for Sunset Overdrive . You don't ...

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  10. Xbox Live Rewards members recieve exclusive items when they pre-order games from the Microsoft StoreRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | WinBeta

    ... $45 in gift cards!). In addition, the company is offering more exclusive items for those gamers who will pre-order the Halo: Master Chief Collection and Sunset Overdrive. With Halo: Master Chief collection, users will get a " My Other Car is a ...

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  11. Microsoft Stores Offering Xbox Live Rewards Members Exclusive Pre-Order IncentivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | WorthPlaying

    Xbox One is Microsoft's all-in-one gaming and entertainment system that puts you at the center of all your games, TV, movies, music, sports and Skype. If you haven't already started counting down the days until Sunset Overdrive and Halo: The Master Chief Collection , we're giving you even more ways to get pumped.

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  12. Microsoft Offering a Slew of Rewards for Pre-OrdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | IGN

    If you own an Xbox One and are considering pre-ordering Halo: The Master Chief Collection or Sunset Overdrive , doing so through through the Microsoft Store will entitle you to some pretty decent rewards, so long as you're an Xbox Live Rewards member. Members who pre-order through the store will get 15,000 rewards credits for each Xbox One or Xbox 360 game, which is 5,000 more than non-Rewards members.

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  13. Microsoft's Hardware Business is in ShamblesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | T-GAAP

    ... the hopes console sales losses would be offset by gaming license fees. For a few quarters, with major launches such as Halo and Halo II, the gamble paid off. But over the life of the Xbox, it has cost Microsoft dearly, being a perennial loss leader, ...

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  14. 'Destiny' Boasts 3.2 Million Daily Players Putting Up Some Impressive HoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Forbes.com

    More than a month after release, Bungie and Activision's Destiny continues to ride its early sales with some impressive player statistics. The game is currently seeing 3.2 million daily players, more than were playing online for Halo 3 and Halo: Reach combined .

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  15. 343 Industries Settles the Score on Halo 5 ProtagonistRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | IGN

    While character Agent Locke will be a primary character in Halo 5: Guardians , Master Chief remains the main protagonist, 343 Industries franchise development director Frank O'Connor confirmed on NeoGAF . "'A' primary character, Chief is the main character and hero," O'Connor writes, responding to theories that Chief won't be the main protagonist.

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  16. Weekly: Vib-ribbon launches, Driveclub Review, RE: Revelations 2 preview and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Joystiq

    ... Half Life or Left 4 Dead series. There was more to this week than feeble wishes though, including resolution news for Halo: The Master Chief Collection and Assassin's Creed: Unity , reviews for Driveclub and Neverending Nightmares , and previews for ...

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  17. Weekly Recap: Assassin's Creed Unity Resolution Debate And 5 Other Hefty StoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Cinema Blend News

    ... Stunts lands on the PlayStation 3 . New details have emerged regarding the story of Agent Locke and Master Chief for Halo 5 . Here's some first impressions of Perturbia , a horror-themed game with plenty of puzzles . And there are two new trailers, ...

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  18. Halo Achievements & Huge PS EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | IGN

    PlayStation celebrates it's 20th anniversary and Master Chief Collection's achievements are revealed. Also, Minecraft Vita gets a release date, and win a Sunset Overdrove Xbox One bundle!

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  19. Why Halo: The Master Chief Collection Has the Best Achievements EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | IGN

    The achievement list for Halo: The Master Chief Collection has been revealed and it's... impressive, to say the least. The four-game bundle comes with 400 achievements totaling 4,000 achievement points.

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  20. Xbox Live Gold Free This Weekend on Xbox 360Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | IGN

    ... of the Week, as well as Games with Gold, aren't included with the free weekend. It may also be a good time to revisit Halo 4 , as 343 released a patch today that has fixed a handful of broken achievements . Jordan Sirani is a freelance news writer ...

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