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Halo Infinite Devs Denies Rumors of Xbox One Version Cancellation

343 Industries has denied any and all rumor of cancelling Xbox One version of upcoming sci-fi shooter Halo Infinite. Halo Infinite Devs Denies Rumors of Xbox One Version Cancellation Though announced as a launch title for next-generation console, upcoming first-person military shooter game Halo Infinite from developer 343 Industries and publisher Xbox Game Studios had to delay until 2021 because of fan- backlash. Since they have moved from original release window, rumors start circulating that development has moved for PC and Xbox Series X / S only. 343 Industries denied these reports online and has confirmed its release for cross-gen platforms. RELATED: Black Ops Cold War and Warzone: Season 1 Story Trailer Recently, a user on Twitter pointed it out that UI art lead Chad Mirshak only added PC and Xbox Series X / S versions of Halo Infinite on his LinkedIn profile, leaving out Xbox One and it lead to a rumor of 343 cancelling current-gen version. They eventually included &qu

Halo Infinite Delayed to 2021

343 Industries and Microsoft have officially moved Halo Infinite holiday 2020 release window to 2021. In mid-July, developer 343 Industries and SkyBox Labs , in association with publisher Xbox Game Studios has unveiled a much-anticipated gameplay for upcoming first-person shooter title Halo Infinite at Xbox Games Showcase digital event. Response from player community was largely negative and as a follow-up to fan-backlash, 343 Industries studio head Chris Lee recently came out announcing an inevitable delay of release until 2021 on social media citing multiple factors. Halo Infinite Delayed to 2021 RELATED: Halo Infinite Campaign Gameplay Revealed Reaction from fans to first gameplay demo received a lot of criticisms online for its graphics that doesn't seem very "next-gen". Many even pointed out that its graphics looked outdated, much more in line with Halo: Combat Evolved . Xbox games marketing manager Aaron Greenberg came to defend their work sayi

Halo: The Master Chief Collection to Add Cross-Play

343 Industries plans to add cross-play, custom game browser and more to Halo: The Master Chief Collection. While anticipating release of upcoming first-person shooter Halo Infinite for holiday 2020, developer 343 Industries and publisher Xbox Game Studios are still committed to include new games to Halo: The Master Chief Collection . In a recent update, Halo 3 joined Master Chief Collection and 343 Industries plans to introduce cross-play, custom game browser, input-based matchmaking, keyboard and mouse support and server region selection by end of 2020. Halo: The Master Chief Collection to Add Cross-Play RELATED: Halo TV Series Casts Pablo Schreiber as Master Chief Cross-play support will enable players on Windows PC and Xbox consoles to jump together into adventure. You are most likely to get paired with a player with same input device such as controller or keyboard, in input-based matchmaking. Aside from their key-features to include in roadmap for 2020, dev

Halo Infinite Campaign Gameplay Revealed

343 Industries offers a first-look at campaign gameplay of Halo Infinite during Xbox Games Showcase today. A year ago, a cinematic trailer titled " Discover Hope " offered first glimpse at story premise for upcoming first-person shooter title Halo Infinite by developer 343 Industries and SkyBox Labs , in association with publisher Xbox Game Studios . Since E3 2020 has now been cancelled due to a global pandemic of Coronavirus outbreak, 343 Industries and Microsoft announced in March to reveal long-anticipated gameplay footage in a demo trailer at Xbox Games Showcase digital event. Halo Infinite Campaign Gameplay Revealed RELATED: Xbox Series X Games Will Be Cross-Gen With Xbox One Take a first look at Halo Infinite official gameplay video in real-time from early hours of story campaign. RELATED: Halo Infinite Creative Director Exits 343 Industries After a Pelican pilot finds Master Chief floating in space, he reaches out and revives him earlier. A

Halo: The Master Chief Collection Becomes Best-Selling Steam Game

Right after launching on PC, Halo: The Master Chief Collection becomes top-selling game on Steam. After recent change in business strategy of introducing first-party games on PC and Xbox consoles in recent years, Microsoft Studios have announced to bring Halo: The Master Chief Collection to PC via Steam earlier this year. Five years after original release on Xbox One , players can finally enjoy Halo: MCC on a platform other than console and this definitive series compilation becomes top-selling game on Steam following recent inclusion of Halo: Reach . Halo: The Master Chief Collection Becomes Best-Selling Steam Game RELATED: Master Chief Collection Coming to PC, Adds Halo: Reach Master Chief Collection on PC comes with key-features like better optimization settings, 67 campaign missions, over 120 multiplayer maps, access to Halo Insiders program and more, which are clear improvements over Xbox release. MCC bundle debuts with Reach and will continue to launc

Halo 3 Player Beats Game on Legendary Difficulty, Using Guitar Hero Controller

YouTuber ATwearkingYoshi took challenge to beat Halo 3 in "Legendary" difficulty playing with Guitar Hero controller. Hardcore gamers often try out new and old popular games to complete on highest set difficulty level or for a simple speedrun, to either break records previously set by other players or just to beat their personal best play. In one such valiant effort, YouTuber ATwearkingYoshi has finally managed to beat full game Halo 3 on hardest difficulty setting Legendary, after dying too many times for months and using nothing but a Guitar Hero controller. Halo 3 Player Beats Game on Legendary Difficulty, Using Guitar Hero Controller RELATED: No Man's Sky: Synthesis Update Live Now Contrary of traditional one, Guitar Hero and other controllers shaped in rock band related instruments are a challenge for players who are looking for beating a game in some of most non-conventional and ridiculous ways. This particular method was used in past by player

Halo Infinite Lead Producer Exits 343 Industries

Mary Olson, lead campaign producer of upcoming first-person shooter title Halo Infinite leaves 343 Industries this weekend. A short while ago in August, news came out that creative director Tim Longo of upcoming first-person shooter game Halo Infinite has left developer studio 343 Industries , only a year before its scheduled release in fall 2020. According to Reddit and ResetEra, the company is seeing another leadership shakeup this weekend as lead campaign producer Mary Olson is also leaving 343 , who was an executive producer and was promoted earlier. Halo Infinite Lead Producer Exits 343 Industries RELATED: Halo Infinite Creative Director Exits 343 Industries Such big departures from a very ambitious project over a short period time would likely to have people assume that the project is currently having a leadership crisis and though it is a valid concern, an employee of 343 suggests otherwise. After Olson's departure became public knowledge, Halo community

Halo Infinite Creative Director Exits 343 Industries

Tim Longo, creative director for upcoming first-person shooter title Halo Infinite leaves 343 Industries this week. It has taken fifteen years for first-person shooter franchise Halo to return with a mainline sequel that is Halo Infinite , revealed back in E3 2018 and that teaser trailer was followed by another one during Xbox press briefing at E3 2019 . Currently scheduled for release window of fall 2020, developer 343 Industries is seeing a sudden leadership shakeup only a year before planned launch as creative director of the game, Tim Longo leaves studio this week. Halo Infinite Creative Director Exits 343 Industries RELATED: Halo Infinite E3 2019 Trailer Longo is an industry veteran who worked for Crystal Dynamics and Lucas Arts , being involved in games like Jedi Knight and Republic Commando . He also acted as creative director for Halo 5: Guardians during his stint on 343 Industries . Following his departure, Chris Lee is going to lead ongoing production o

Halo TV Series Casts Natascha McElhone as Cortana

Showtime has announced six new casts for upcoming live-action Halo TV series, including Cortana. Following announcement of Halo Infinite back at E3 2018 press conference, 343 Industries and Microsoft Studios officially revealed a live-action TV series based on military sci-fi shooter video game franchise Halo on Showtime . In April 2019, series protagonist Master Chief John-117 was cast and now, here comes more six new casting announcements including actor Natascha McElhone ( Californication , Designated Survivor ) playing Cortana and Dr. Catherine Halsey. Halo TV Series Casts Natascha McElhone as Cortana RELATED: Halo TV Series Comes to Showtime McElhone actually made her name thorough another show from same TV network and will be playing two prominent roles. She will primarily play as an advanced artificial intelligence construct named Cortana, a guide to John-117. Her second role is of a female scientist Dr. Catherine Halsey, who has birthed both SPARTAN Progra

Halo Infinite E3 2019 Trailer

Master Chief returns for his next big adventure in new E3 2019 trailer of upcoming Xbox Scarlett launch title Halo Infinite. Last year at E3 2018 event, a reveal trailer for upcoming first-person shooter title Halo Infinite from Halo franchise by developer 343 Industries and publisher Xbox Game Studios was premiered with a planned release on PC and Xbox One . Currently schedule to launch for holiday 2020, Infinite follows narrative continuity from Halo 5: Guardians to a new chapter. A brand-new cinematic trailer is dropped at E3 2019 stage and with that, Master Chief returns to action once again. Halo Infinite E3 2019 Trailer RELATED: Halo Infinite Announced Witness the anticipated return of a legendary hero in new trailer of Halo Infinite titled "Discover Hope" with a glimpse of storyline. RELATED: Halo TV Series Comes to Showtime A lone Pelican pilot wakes up from sleep due to an abrupt WARNING call from his ship and detects a breach that

Xbox Backward Compatibility Sale 2019

Microsoft Studios is bringing back "Xbox Backward Compatibility Sale" for 2019 with amazing discounts on classic Xbox 360 games. This week, Microsoft Studios has brought back their beloved " Xbox Backward Compatibility Sale " once again that features more than 200 classic games from Xbox 360 to play on Xbox One and offers you exciting discounts on purchase. Microsoft is running their biggest sale on backwards compatible yet and until May 27, you can enjoy up to 75% price off during the sale. Some titles received Xbox One X enhanced treatment for better optimization on their most powerful console. Xbox Backward Compatibility Sale 2019 RELATED: Rainbow Six Siege: Operation Phantom Sight Revealed Some great deals are currently available on renowned franchise such as Battlefield , Bioshock , Borderlands , Call of Duty , Call of Juarez , Crysis , Dead Space , Fable , Gears of War , Grand Theft Auto , GRID , Halo , Lost Planet and Mass Effect . Xbox

Halo TV Series Casts Pablo Schreiber as Master Chief

Upcoming Halo TV series on Showtime has cast American Gods starrer Pablo Schreiber to play Master Chief. Right after announcing upcoming militaristic sci-fi first-person shooter Halo Infinite back at E3 2018 press conference last year, a brand-new TV Series based on long-running Halo video game franchise was confirmed for Showtime. According to a recent announcement from the TV network, Canadian-American actor Pablo Schreiber ( American Gods , Orange Is the New Black ) has been cast in its lead role as renowned series protagonist Master Chief John-117. Halo TV Series Casts Pablo Schreiber as Master Chief RELATED: Halo TV Series Comes to Showtime Schreiber has received nomination for Primetime Emmy for his guest role at comedy-drama series Orange Is the New Black in 2015 and then been nominated for Tony Award on the same year for theatrical performance of Awake and Sing! He stands an impressive 6.5" tall, which is a pretty rare standard for Hollywood and yet he

Master Chief Collection Coming to PC, Adds Halo: Reach

Xbox One compilation of Halo: The Master Chief Collection will add Halo: Reach and will launch on PC later this year. Before they became well-known for popular multiplayer shooter franchise Destiny , developer Bungie Studios had a history with Halo series of military science fiction shooter that is currently helmed by 343 Industries , subsidiary of Xbox Game Studios . Halo: Reach is a prequel to Halo: Combat Evolved , developed back in 2010 and going to be added to Halo: The Master Chief Collection definitive series compilation. Both of these titles are coming to PC , confirmed in a recent episode of Inside Xbox . Master Chief Collection Coming to PC, Adds Halo: Reach RELATED: Halo: The Master Chief Collection Coming to Xbox Game Pass Witness the official announcement trailer for a legendary saga heading over to PC after remaining exclusive to Xbox consoles for many years. RELATED: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Breaks Halo: Reach Sales Records MCC will be mad

Halo: The Master Chief Collection Coming to Xbox Game Pass

Xbox Game Pass celebrates Gamescom 2018 with Halo: The Master Chief Collection and a new mobile app. For long, Microsoft Studios has been providing more than 100 great titles for a minimum monthly price on Xbox Game Pass , which also grants day one access to some of the Xbox One -exclusives from time to time. Since members of this service have been requesting them for adding more blockbuster games to their collection, they have decided to add Halo: The Master Chief Collection , first-person shooter compilation from Halo series, will be available from September 1. Halo: The Master Chief Collection Coming to Xbox Game Pass RELATED: Xbox Game Pass Adds Doom and Rage A long overdue downloadable game update will deliver you new visual enhancements of 4K UHD and HDR on your Xbox One X console. It comes with features like customizable options for installation, faster load times than usual, improved matchmaking system and offline LAN mode. We believe that, there is no better

Halo TV Series Comes to Showtime

Iconic sci-fi first-person shooter video game franchise of Halo from Xbox is finally coming to Showtime for a television debut. Only a while ago, Halo Infinite ; the newest installment from military sci-fi first-person shooter game series Halo was announced for PC and Xbox One at E3 2018 press conference. It's about time that one of the long-running video game franchises from 343 Industries and Microsoft Studios finally get a live-action television series and guess what? It is really happening this time. It will be aired on Showtime with 10-episode season with writer/producer Kyle Killen ( Awake , Lone Star ) serving as executive producer. Halo TV Series Comes to Showtime RELATED: E3 2018 News and Rumors Back in 2013, there was actually a rumor of a Halo TV series that was supposed to be helmed by Steven Spielberg . Since then, all we've been hearing was bunch of reports but no official statement. However, this official announcement from Showtime president

Halo Infinite Announced

Halo Infinite trailer at E3 2018 is bringing back Master Chief once again to finish the fight to save humanity. Not every day you get to show your games at a stage like E3 2018 and so, Microsoft took this opportunity very seriously on Xbox E3 2018 presentation. What better way to do that than revealing a new entry from one of your biggest franchises and what bigger series there is other than Halo ? With Halo Infinite , our beloved hero Master Chief returns in action after a while. Developer 343 Industries have brought back the series once again and the next chapter begins from here. Halo Infinite Announced RELATED: E3 2018 News and Rumors Check out the E3 2018 announce trailer for upcoming Halo Infinite , which will be exclusive to Windows 10 and Xbox One . RELATED: Xbox Game Pass Adds Classic Star Wars Games The trailer is a short cinematic clip showing a green landscape in what seems to be an aftermath of some great war. A new ecosystem of beasts and nature co