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Halo 4 is Microsoft’s most expensive ever game
Here’s a neat bit of trivia you can use to impress your fiscally-geeky friends: Halo 4 is the most expensive game that Microsoft has ever produced.
Halo 4’s ‘map pass’ covers nine multiplayer maps
The ‘War Games Map Pass’ for Halo 4 will already be included in the ‘limited edition’ release of the game, but here are more details for those who want to buy it as a stand-alone piece of DLC.
The Forerunners say hello in Halo 4’s gameplay trailer
If you were watching “Sons of Anarchy” in the US this evening (I wasn’t, because I live in a small box in the woods) then you may well have caught sight of a Halo 4 gameplay trailer.
Let Halo 4 whisk you away to Europe
Microsoft and 343 Industries are organising a somewhat weird promotional effort in which 20 European-based Halo 4 fans will be spirited away to an as-yet-undisclosed location on the continent.
These Halo 4 weapons are positively Promethean [Video]
In this third look at the multifaceted, multiplayer arsenal of Halo 4, we get to see Promethean weaponry in action.
Halo 4 [Preview] – Can 343 Master the Chief?
Halo’s new craftsman, 343 Industries, is playing a bit of a no-win game.
Halo 4 shows off its UNSC arsenal [Video]
You’ve already seen the Covenant weaponry selection for Halo 4’s multiplayer (you haven’t?
Covet these Covenant weapons in Halo 4 [Video]
Covenant weaponry is, of course, making its return for Halo 4’s multiplayer madness.
Halo 4 details the Prometheans [Video]
Previous Halo titles have talked about the Prometheans and the Forerunners, but in Halo 4 they will be the main antagonists.
‘Grifball’ will be an official multiplayer mode in Halo 4
Community-created future sport ‘Grifball’ will have its own official multiplayer mode in Halo 4, according to developer 343 Industries.
New Halo 4 multiplayer action on ‘Exile’ map [Video]
If that cryo-sleep nonsense wasn’t really enough ‘proper’ Halo 4 for you, then you should at least enjoy this footage from the Penny Arcade Expo, showing a new map (‘Exile’) in action.
Halo 4 Achievements revealed
I’ll say it now. The list below does contain some minor spoilers, so avert your eyes if you’re one of those people looking forward to enjoying Halo 4’s story.
Halo 4’s ‘Prelude’ trailer goes fully instrumental [Video]
Microsoft has made an interesting stylistic choice with this latest Halo 4 video, ostensibly about the ‘making of’ the game.
Sounds of Space Command: Halo 4’s weapon noises [Video]
Do you enjoy weapon noises? Do you like slow, lingering pans across virtual weaponry?
Microsoft: Halo 4 will revolutionise storytelling and multiplayer
According to Microsoft and 343 Industries, Halo 4 will “redefine and revolutionise the way people think about storytelling and multiplayer gameplay.”
Well… I hope they’re right.