Halo Wars 2 Gets February Release Date for Windows, Xbox One

THQ Nordic is partnering with Microsoft Studios and 343 Industries to bring Halo Wars 2 for Windows 10 to retail stores worldwide via physical packaging release. In addition, purchases of the physical retail release of Halo Wars 2 on Windows 10 PC will grant digital access to the Xbox One version via Xbox Play Anywhere. Both the Standard and Ultimate Edition of Halo Wars 2 will be available at retail stores with high-quality packaging. The physical retail release of Halo Wars 2 Ultimate Edition is stunning and provides fans with four-day early access to the core game, a Season Pass … Continue reading Halo Wars 2 Gets February Release Date for Windows, Xbox One

Greg Bear Releases New Halo Novel: Silentium

Tor Books, an imprint of Tom Doherty Associates, LLC, the largest publisher of science fiction in the world, and 343 Industries has released a new hardcover, audiobook, eBook, and trade paperback edition of Halo: Silentium by Hugo and Nebula Award-winning author Greg Bear. In the third instalment of "The Forerunner Saga," Bear delves into the last years of the Forerunner Empire, a civilization where chaos rules. The Flood, a horrifying shape-changing parasite, has arrived in force, aided by unexpected allies. Internal strife within the ecumene has desperately weakened Forerunner defenses. Too little, too late, the legal rate of Juridicals is … Continue reading Greg Bear Releases New Halo Novel: Silentium

CGI Studio Axis Creates Spartan Ops Series

CGI Studio, Axis, in collaboration with 343 Industries, proudly announces its participation in the brand-new, story-driven experience of "Halo 4" – Spartan Ops: Season One. A first-of-its-kind, exciting new addition to the "Halo" franchise, Spartan Ops is an episodic adventure that blends immersive storytelling, high-quality cinematics and action-packed gameplay to deliver an unprecedented serialized experience. The CGI video series is being directed by Axis co-founder Stuart Aitken, on the heels of other recent high-profile game-related projects, including the much-acclaimed and award-winning Dead Island announcement trailer. Director Aitken immersed himself in the "Halo" canon, taking in everything that could provide insight … Continue reading CGI Studio Axis Creates Spartan Ops Series