Halo 3 News

Halo 5 will have 4K support on Xbox One X

All Xbox 360 Halo games are getting backwards compatibility.

Bungie ordered to return shares to composer Marty O'Donnell

After dev argued he'd be a "bothersome presence at board meetings".

Bungie forced to pay $95k to ex-Halo, Destiny composer

Marty O'Donnell wins damages after departure from the company.

Halo and Gears of War writer joins Amazon Games Studios

"I wouldn't be there unless something cool was brewing."

New Xbox 360 console redesign announced

Xbox Live Gold now entitles you to two free game downloads per month.

Halo project Bootcamp outed by Korean Rating Board

But it has nothing to do with Xbox One.

Halo 4, 3, Reach, Wars sale on Xbox Live today

UPDATE: Week-long deals revealed - BioShock for Ł4.50!

The Halo trilogy, Fez and Dyad outed on the Steam database

UPDATE: Microsoft denies Halo coming to Steam. Dyad creator confirms. Aiming for a March release.

Bungie's Destiny “still quite like Halo”

Sense of exploration rekindles memories of Elite.

Why 343 isn't ready to show us Master Chief's face

But is it prepared to kill Halo's iconic hero?

BBC News mistakes Halo UNSC logo for UN

UPDATE: BBC tells Eurogamer: "Very occasionally mistakes do happen."

Bungie closes Halo stats with eye-popping infographic

"We have followed your careers with great interest."

How Microsoft polices Xbox Live

"We focus on the really bad stuff."

Microsoft: "We lost our way" with Halo

"Master Chief the John Wayne character."

Bungie bids emotional farewell to Halo

"Halo is in great hands... yours."

Halo 4 confirmed by Microsoft

Halo HD remake and more also outed!

Halo marks 10th birthday with art book

Coffee table tome due out in October.

Microsoft announces Halo Fest

New game reveal at August PAX blow-out?

Mona Lisa Halo motion comic release date

Microsoft to improve Halo Waypoint.

How Halo's monk chant music came to be

Composer "bitter-sweet" now it's gone.

Age of Booty dev helped make Halo DLC

And Black Ops DLC, Halo Waypoint.

Channel 4 news report shows Halo 5

And Project Gotham Racing.

Rumour: TimeShift dev remaking Halo 1

Reportedly has online co-op.

Rumour: Microsoft remaking Halo 1

Using the Halo: Reach engine.

Microsoft still committed to Halo movie

"Maybe we'll even fund it ourselves."

Apple boss furious at MS Bungie buy-out

Steve Jobs threw toys out of pram.

MS: Halo 3 outsold six PS3 titles combined

Greenberg goes on offensive pre-E3.

MS defends Halo 3 GOD load times

"Gameplay performance not affected."

Halo 3 coming to Games on Demand

As are DMC4 and Saints Row.

Halo 3 Mythic 2 Map Pack released

No longer exclusive to ODST.

Developers announce Haiti relief plans

Bungie and others ask for help.

Halo 3 beats COD on Live in 2009

Plus Indie, Xbox, XBLA and GfW lists.

Halo Waypoint split into Intel, Career

Microsoft details Xbox Live destination.

Halo 3: ODST sales reach 2.5 million

Plus: Master Chief set to return.

Spielberg to produce Halo movie?

He is "blown away" by script, says report.

Jackson's Halo project "on hold" - MS

Um, they should probably give him a ring.

Jackson's Halo project officially dead

Blomkamp not interested in film, either.

Halo Waypoint to "aggregate everything"

May be for Xbox Live Gold only.

New Halo destination planned for Live

Waypoint to offer exclusive videos etc.

New Halo anime films on the way

They'll be released early next year.

MS changes gamerscore limit to 1750

Sources confirm rule change regarding DLC.

New 360 GOTY bundle iffy for Europe

Includes Fable II, Halo 3 for free.

Microsoft bringing Halo to mobiles?

Spartan parcel of the big picture.

ODST really does mark end of Bungie Halo

Only tech support will persist.

GDC: Bungie far from done with Halo 3

U-turns, commits for two more years.

Left 4 Dead Survival Pack dated

Gears 2 and Halo 3 packs dated/priced.

Halo 3 Mythic Map Pack out on 9th April

800 Microsoft Points asking price.

Halo 3, Mass Effect, PGR4 now 20 quid

They're joining the Xbox Classics range.

Microsoft settles in Halo lawsuit

Multiplayer patents allegedly infringed.

One billion Halo 3 matches now played

Over 64,000 years of playtime recorded.

Halo 3 ODST to come with all DLC maps

Heroic, Legendary, Mythic and more.

No Bungie DLC for Halo 3: ODST

Mythic map pack to be the last.

Latest Halo 3 Mythic map unveiled

Forge-loving Sandbox vehicle playground.

Castle Crashers tops XBLA chart for '08

Halo 3 takes multiplayer crown.

All Halo music for one soundtrack

Costs a fair bit, out Monday.

Halo 3 expansion gets renamed

From Recon to ODST. Catchy.

Bungie explains Halo 3 HDD issue

Too risky and costly to fix.

Halo MMO had been green-lit

Was a prequel, and a "classic MMO".

Maddie ref. an "unfortunate coincidence"

Bungie responds to Halo trailer blooper.

Maddie reference spotted in Bungie trailer

Controversy kicks off over what it means.

Bungie reveals Halo project trailer

Countdown comes to an end.

Bungie to unveil Halo project today?

Website timer runs out this afternoon.

Halo 3 title update available today

More Achievements, quick quick.

Secret Ensemble project a Halo MMO?

Leaked prototype images suggest so.

Halo Studio gearing up for next-gen

Building an engine for new platforms.

Bungie reveals Achievements for Halo 3

Confirms some of the list leaked last week.

New Halo 3 Achievements list leaked?

Photographic evidence says so.

Bungie shows off new Halo 3 map

The level formerly known as Purple Reign.

Gearbox in talks to do new Halo game

But no deal in place yet, says Variety.

Halo has "a lot to learn" from COD4

So says Bungie's AI boss.

Bungie exterminates Halo 3 porn sharers

"'Banhammer' is a complete understatement."

MS still seeking staff for Halo project

Creative director wanted.

Bungie talks AI and animation

It's all about picking up pencils.

Microsoft hints at 'HaloCon' event

Who needs E3 anyway?

Bungie has "three distinct projects"

But don't expect a big reveal soon.

Halo 3 is number one on Xbox Live again

Finally knocks Call of Duty 4 off top.

Bungie upset it had to cancel E3 reveal

Disappointed at "publisher" decision.

Bungie making new Halo title

Microsoft's Don Mattrick says so.

Bungie Day Halo 3 freebies arrive

Some only available today.

New Halo 3 map coming next week

Plus: price cut for Legendary map pack.

Frank O'Connor quits Bungie

Going to Microsoft to work on Halo.

MS hiring for Jackson Halo project

To "keep pace with development".

Halo 3 Heroic maps are now free

Bungie making way for Legendary Pack.

Halo 3 Legendary Map Pack in April

Date, price, details revealed.

Easter treats for Halo 3

Double experience for two weekends.

Bungie hopes to knock COD4 off top spot

"We're not walking away from Halo 3."

Bungie shows new Halo 3 map

Ghost Town. Like Swiss cheese.

1 billion 360 Achievements unlocked

A roundup of all MS' GDC keynote stats.

Make Halo video, win month in LA

Studying at film school.

DS and Wii outstrip US competition

But Microsoft claims income victory.

Del Toro excited about Halo

It's more than grunts in space.

Halo 3 map pack released

Pay today or free in spring.

Halo 3 playlist tweaks detailed

One update tomorrow, one later.

Bungie focusing on Xbox 360

"No plans" for other formats.

Halo 3 map pack shots

Bungie LiveText tomorrow!

Halo 3 devs next for LiveText

Interview two of them on Friday!

First Halo 3 DLC priced, dated

Heroic Map Pack next month.

Bungie wheels out Halo 3 stats

And promises some news today.

Halo 3 gets soundtrack

Earth orbits sun.

Bungie intros Halo 3 Heatmaps

See where everyone died.

Bungie working on non-Halo IP

Two titles plus Halo DLC in dev.

Halo 3 gives Halloween treats

Infection with spooky music.

Reggie likes Halo, BioShock

Also intrigued by Sony's LBP.

Bushnell does like some games

Not a Halo 3 or GTA fan, though.

Film execs cross with Halo 3

Kept people at home.

Brief Halo 3 DLC chatter

Bungie mentions three maps.

Basketball star cheats at Halo 3

He's only cheating himself etc.

Halo 3 matchmaking update

More tweaks likely.

Halo 360 bundle for Christmas?

Picture evidence says yes.

Bungie to become independent

Microsoft to continue publishing.

Halo 3 sales top USD 300m

Bill Gates quite chuffed.

Halo 3 tops Japanese charts

Oblivion PS3 in there, too.

Halo 3 smashes UK 360 record

2nd fastest selling game ever.

MS responds to Bungie break-up rumours

Has made no such announcement.

Bungie explains Halo resolution

Not 720p, but you won't notice.

New Halo 3 disc errors?

And additional excitement.

Halo 3 Legendary under fire

Bungie responds to complaints.

Halo 3 breaking sales records

Baker and Akabusi close in.

Halo charity auction loot

Signed by Gates and Allard.

Xbox Live "up and running"

Despite Halo pressure.

Halo 3 disc problem reports

MS US offers replacements.

New Halo 3 live action short

Keeping Blomkamp busy then.

Halo 3 freebies for Live Goldies

Silver members distraught.

US Halo 3 launch madness

Three-year wait finally at an end.

No ban for Halo 3 early birds

Lucky bleeders play on.

Microsoft won't punish Argos

Was a "genuine mistake".

Argos breaks Halo 3 street date

Lucky bleeders got copies.

Microsoft's Halo 3 launch plans

Celebrities, red carpet, bubbly.

MS talks Halo 3 telly advert

Sounds very expensive.

Messenger Kit, Halo pads dated

And priced. Readies at the ready!

Halo 3 finished

Been hanging over their heads.

Game music at London Festival

Warcraft, Halo, Zelda, more.

GC: Halo 360 priced, dated

Suggested at GBP 280.

Elite dated, priced in Oz

MS gets organasised.

Halo 3 to outsell top films

MS wants Spidey's crown.

MS quiet on new Halo beta

Evidence says otherwise.

US Halo 3 breaks 1m pre-orders

That's quite a lot, really.

Halo 3 co-op confirmed

Four players over Live.

Bungie on Halo 3 co-op chatter

Online decision yet to be made.

Halo 3 online co-op in doubt?

Man allegedly says in magazine.

E3: Halo 3 SKU announced

Special console in September.

Bungie reveals more Halo 3

New maps and vehicle pop out.

Halo 3 achievements revealed

Plenty of online rewards.

MS explains Halo viral campaign

Discover Halo's origins with Iris.

Halo 3 viral marketing beings

Alien conspiracy group emerges.

Halo 3 multiplayer beta over

Loads took part.

Vague Halo film reassurance

Or something. Er.

Four player co-op for Halo 3?

Beta code says "yes".

Halo 3 beta fixed

Bungie gets wrench out.

Halo 3 beta goes live today

Keep up with all our coverage.

Halo 3 in September

Multiplayer beta today.

New Halo 3 shots

See what the fuss is about.

Halo 3 beta has split-screen

And saved films feature.

Why is Halo 3 beta so short?

Bungie explains.

Halo 3 "X-Button"

Bungie details new equipment.

Halo 3 beta on 16th May

Three maps promised.

Bungie enthuses over Halo 3 AI

Talks about building atmosphere.

Halo 3 lacks depth (of field)

Bungie prefers clarity.

Halo 4 rumours a joke

Bungie treads on speculation.

Halo 3 due this autumn

Beta might be 'late spring'.

Halo 3 beta isn't "a tease"

"Don't call it a demo" - MS man.

Halo 3 gets 'mute idiot' button

Plus, Cortana actress gets tearful.

Halo 3 Spartan Laser details

Drip, drip, drip.

MS offers Halo 3 reassurance

Says entire first shipment of Crackdown features invites.

Halo 3 assault rifle details

'I trust it like I trust my own arms.'

Halo 3 Mongoose details

Driving me round the bend.

More ways to get Halo 3 beta

Including one that's not US-only.

US soldiers get to play Halo 3

Just for being in Iraq. Cuh.

Bungie deals with Halo rumours

Brutes and docu stuff cleared up.

Halo 3 vid-doc next week?

No playable Brutes, mind.

Halo 3 trailer goes live

As does US beta registration.

Halo 3 beta sign-up details

For the US, so far.

Halo ad to show next week

At least they sent out a picture.

Halo 3 public beta in spring

Plus new Halo 2 maps.

Halo surprises this week?

Original game's anniversary.

More on Halo 3 multiplayer

Courtesy of the French.

Halo film postponed

But it will be back, apparently.

Halo 3 unveiled

Weapons, maps, vehicles, more.

Studios pull out of Halo film

Fox, Universal unhappy.

Bungie talks Halo 3 controls

And how AI's helping Warthogs.

Jackson talks up Halo film

On script, director, more.

Halo film director speaks

On the Chief, Covenant, more.

Halo film due in 2008

Director a relative unknown.

New Halo comic announced

It'll be published monthly.

Bungie on Halo 3 interface

Plus: graphic novel finished.

Halo graphic novel preview

Now available online.

Halo 3 trailer making-of

Lots of sequel chatter.

Halo 3 documentary coming

The making of the trailer.

Halo 3 multiplayer looking good

Bungie's already testing it.

New Halo 3 screenshot

Yep, just the one, sadly.

Bungie talks Halo 3 trailer

Rather cryptically, though.

New Halo 3 trailer, details

See it in action right now.

Bungie hints at E3 excitement

Secrecy annoys them too.

Halo 3 at MS conference?

More trailer talk.

Halo rumour true after all?

Plus: Halo MMO coming?

Halo news this year - Moore

MechAssault, Crimson Skies dead.

Halo graphic novel on the way

Featuring all your old friends.

Halo 3 rumours quashed

It's an April Fool's joke. Ha ha.

No Halo 3 in 2006?

Rumour mill's a-grinding.

Free 2d Halo shooter

Unofficial, obviously.

Del Toro considers Halo film

Would rather do Hellboy 2.

Peter Jackson on the Halo film

He hopes it won't suck.

Halo 3 ready 'when it's ready'

But, says Robbie Bach, it might not be ready in time to tackle PS3.

IN-FUSIO signs Halo for mobiles

Rings around the world.

Halo movie to shine in 2007?

Plus, triple pack for Xbox?

Halo 3 rumours emerge

Interesting ones, if true.

Big studios consider Halo flick

Film chiefs court Master Chief.

MS' Halo film demands

Wants big commitment.

Halo 3 to see off PS3

So says Bill Gates, anyway.

Bungie recruiting for Halo 3?

A Seattle newspaper says Bungie is doubling its staff to ramp up production on Halo 3. Insiders reportedly claim it's "untrue".