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  1. 343 Industries brings 'Halo Online' to RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Neowin.net

    'Halo Online' is a free-to-play version of Halo that was created for the PC and is is powered by a modified version of the Halo 3 engine. While this free multiplayer game sounds intriguing, unfortunately it is only available to those in Russia participating in the closed beta.

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  2. Windows 10 To Use BiometricsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | NewsFactor

    The announcement was made at the Windows Hardware Engineering Conference in Shenzhen, China. The new feature will offer both convenience and increased security, Joe Belfiore, Microsoft's Corporate Vice President for the Operating Systems Group, wrote in a blog post.

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  3. Podcast Unlocked Ep. 55: Mitchy BirthdayRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2012 | 3D Gamers

    If you're a proud owner of an Xbox 360, you've come to the right place. Podcast Unlocked is IGN's best 360-centric podcast.

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  4. Microsoft confirms Halo Online PC game, only available in RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | TrustedReviews

    Microsoft has announced a new free-to-play instalment of the Halo franchise will be launching this spring, but will only be available to gamers in Russia. The Halo Online game is a multiplayer-only online title will launch as a closed beta initially and is powered by a "highly modified version of the Halo 3 engine," according to the announcement The game, which has no campaign mode, has been optimised for lower-end PCs and is set on a "a secret UNSC space installation called Anvil, where Spartan-IV soldiers train together in war exercises to sharpen their battle skills and test experimental technology."

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  5. Xbox Games Store Update - Slender, Game of Thrones Ep. 3, Life Is Strange Ep. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Gaming Age

    There's a pair of new episodic adventure releases this week for the Xbox One and Xbox 360, along with the introduction of Slender: The Arrival for the Xbox One. Game of Thrones - Episode 3: The Sword in the Darkness [Xbox One, Xbox 360: $4.99] Game of Thrones - A Telltale Games Series is a six part episodic game series set in the world of HBO's groundbreaking TV show and Episode 3 is now available.

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  6. Halo Online announced... for RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Eurogamer

    Halo is getting its own free-to-play spin-off with Halo Online, a game going into closed beta this spring exclusively in Russia. The series' current handlers at 343 Industries noted on Halo Waypoint that Halo Online is being developed with Saber Interactive and Russian publisher Innova Systems.

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  7. Halo Online Coming to PCsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | PC Magazine

    Good news and bad news, Halo lovers. The good news: In a surprise move, Microsoft has announced plans to launch an all-new, free-to-play, PC-exclusive Halo game.

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  8. Halo Online Free-To-Play PC Game Coming Exclusively To RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Ubergizmo

    It's called Halo Online. The developer has created this new free-to-play PC title which is going to be released as a closed beta exclusively in Russia.

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  9. New Game: Halo 4: King of the HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | MobyGames

    Halo 4: King of the Hill was a promotional augmented reality game to promote the release of Halo 4 , as well as a partnership with the 7-Eleven chain of stores, the Mountain Dew soft drink and the Doritos potato chips. The game was exclusive to the United States and Canada.

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  10. 343 dips its toes into F2P with Russian beta of Halo OnlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Gamasutra

    The folks at 343 Industries are testing the waters of free-to-play Halo by beta-testing a multiplayer-only PC version of the game this spring -- in Russia. It's called Halo Online , and it was evidently developed on the Halo 3 engine in conjunction with Russian publisher Innova Systems and Saber Interactive, which maintains development offices in St. Petersburg.

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  11. February's digital console sales drop 3.7%Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | GamesIndustry.biz

    Digital revenues on consoles have been growing for years, but the upward trend line is not without its dips. Research firm Superdata today released its monthly digital console sales report , and found that February saw the worldwide market for digital console games total $233 million, down 3.7 percent year-over-year.

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  12. PC Exclusive Halo Online Revealed for RussiaRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2015 | Blue's News

    The Halo website announces Halo Online , or however you would write that in Russian, since that's the only territory this PC-exclusive multiplayer Halo game is currently targeting . This does not yet have a release date, and though they do not rule out the possibility of eventually bringing this westward, they say: "Theoretically, any expansion outside of Russia would have to go through region-specific changes to address player expectations."

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  13. 'Halo Online' Confirmed, Closed Beta Only In RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | WorthPlaying

    At a press conference in Moscow, Russian publisher Innova Systems announced that it would be releasing a free-to-play version of Halo for Windows PCs in Russia later this year. Working in partnership, with Microsoft and 343 Industries, Halo Online is being developed by Saber Interactive.

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  14. Next Mass Effect Behind The Scenes GlimpseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Ubergizmo

    It has been known for a while now that the next Mass Effect title is under production. Today BioWare cinematic director Ken Thain gave us all a behind the scenes glimpse at the next Mass Effect game.

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  15. Windows 10 To Use Biometric AuthenticationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | NewsFactor

    The announcement was made at the Windows Hardware Engineering Conference in Shenzhen, China. The new feature will offer both convenience and increased security, Joe Belfiore, Microsoft's Corporate Vice President for the Operating Systems Group, wrote in a blog post.

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  16. Battlefield: Hardline single-player impressions: Forget about procedureRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Ars Technica

    Developer: Visceral Games Publisher : Electronic Arts Platform : Windows , Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS4, PS3 Rating : M for Mature Release Date: March 17, 2015 Price : $60 Links: Origin That's actually one of the first things I was told when playing through Battlefield: Hardline's single-player campaign, and with good reason. Even when protagonist Detective Nick Mendoza points out that police procedure includes a lot of good ideas, like trying not to kill anyone in a high-speed car chase, he follows in the decades-long tradition of video game action heroes by getting over any moral quandaries incredibly quickly.

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  17. 4cr Interview - Ryan Payton for RepubliqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | 4 color rebellion

    We had a chance to talk with Ryan Payton from Camouflaj about the new and remixed version of Republique that was made possible thanks to Unity 5. 4cr: Let's get this started properly by having you tell our readers who you are and what you have worked on. Anda go! My name is Ryan Payton.

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  18. Microsoft to Offer Biometric Sign-In for Windows 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    Microsoft Corp will introduce an automatic biometric sign-in option with its Windows 10 operating system due out later this year, the first time it has offered such a service widely across devices. The feature, called Windows Hello, means users will be able to scan their face, iris or fingerprint to verify identity and access Windows phones, laptops and personal computers.

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  19. Sling TV launches on Xbox One todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Gaming Age

    If you need yet another way to consume video content on your Xbox One, you're in luck! Sling TV for the Xbox One, which was revealed a few months ago , is now available. The Sling TV service, which starts at around $20/month, features access to a number of networks and channels including ESPN, ESPN2, AMC, TNT, TBS, Food Network, HGTV, Travel Channel, IFC, El Rey, Adult Swim, Cartoon Network, ABC Family, Disney Channel, CNN and Galavision, and more.

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  20. Sling TV now available on Xbox One with 1-month free trial, add new channel packagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Gear Live

    Sling TV, the service that streams live TV to customers, has launched on Xbox One this morning, making it the first game console to provide access to Sling TV subscribers. The Xbox One joins Roku and Fire TV devices, Android, iOS, Macs, and PCs in providing Sling TV support.

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