Halo 5 will support true 4k resolution on Xbox One X, developer 343 Industries has announced.
It took three-and-a-half years and $7000, but, finally, we have a huge Halo spaceship made out of Lego.
Veteran Bungie developer Joe Staten has announced his departure from the company.
Update: The official Xbox website has been updated with a timeline to celebrate today's anniversary.
343 Industries will be in total control of the Halo universe from 31st March, franchise creator Bungie has announced.
Xbox 360-exclusive games need to have "quality and impact", Microsoft Studios exec Phil Spencer has insisted.
Creating Xbox 360-only games and IP is about more than the "number of releases in a year", Spencer continued, explaining Microsoft's strategy on securing exclusives for the platform.
"Creating core IP, as many first-and third-parties have seen over the years, isn't an easy thing," Spencer told GameInformer (via GamesIndustry.biz). "I went through the process of creating Gears with Epic and I know the sweat, time, and effort that went into it."
Multiplayer data-tracking smartphone app Halo ATLAS goes on sale from 10th December, 343 Industries has announced.
The Halo: Reach Anniversary Map Pack is available to download from the Xbox Marketplace.
The Xbox is ten years old today.
Microsoft has just launched Halo Living Monument - a user-generated site that ask users to upload pictures of their favourite Halo memories from the last 10 years to create an "interactive 3D mosaic".
You can upload your images now, rate other submissions and share them over Facebook and Twitter.
On top of that, there's a new live action trailer, as seen below, to offer a bit of context.
Halo Reach owners not interested in next week's Halo Combat Evolved Anniversary release can still enjoy its revamped maps via a DLC add-on, Microsoft has announced.
343 Studios has defended Halo Anniversary's Kinect features, saying the new modes for the remake of the decade old FPS classic are 'additive' - and that they don't detract from the core game.
Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary Edition's achievement list has popped up online, courtesy of Xbox360Achievements.
UPDATE: Microsoft has confirmed that Analyse Mode is exclusive to Kinect.
Platform-holder Microsoft is bringing this autumn's biggest Xbox 360 exclusives to the Eurogamer Expo 2011.
Pre-order Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary Edition through Game or Gamestation and you'll get an exclusive mini art book, Microsoft has announced.
Microsoft has just confirmed three new multiplayer maps for Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary.
Timberland returns from Halo PC. Set in a forested valley with raging rivers, it supports eight to 16 players.
Halo: Combat Evolved's Prisoner map also features. Two to eight players will scrap it out in a multi-level facility, packed with tight corridors, bridges and ramps.
Microsoft has confirmed stereoscopic 3D support for Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary, to "help that sense of immersion and really help this game feel more than a simple remake".
Microsoft has stressed that Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary's mysterious Kinect features are "cool", but gamers shouldn't get too excited by them.
Microsoft's 343 Industries has been working on Halo 4 for two years.
Pre-order Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary and you'll get Avatar armour and a skull, Microsoft has announced.
Microsoft has admitted losing its way with Halo following the release of Halo 3 in September 2007.
Bungie has bid an emotional farewell to the Halo universe it created ten years ago.
Halo's Covenant-beating hero will appear "changed" in 343 Industries' upcoming Halo 4.
Whatever form they take, the mysterious Kinect features 343 Industries has planned for Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary will be optional, the studio has confirmed.
The Halo HD remake supports Kinect, Microsoft has confirmed.
The team responsible for Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary is planning to modify a handful of original Xbox controllers to be 360-compatible so that a select few can experience the game exactly as it was back in 2001.
Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary, the forthcoming remake of the first game in Bungie's juggernaut FPS series, will have a RRP of £34.99 when it launches in the UK later this year.
There used to be breathing space between Halo games (Halo 1 2001, Halo 2 2004, Halo 3 2007), but in recent years Microsoft has been flinging the IP at us: Halo Wars 2009, Halo 3: ODST 2009 and Halo: Reach 2010.
Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary is releasing on November 15 this year.
A poorly kept secret, the existence of the remake leaked this morning before being officially unveiled at Microsoft's E3 conference.
As expected, it's an HD remake of Bungie's 2001 original, and will feature full Xbox Live support for campaign co-op and competitive multiplayer.