343 Releases Previously Unseen Images From Halo 2 Development

343 Releases Previously Unseen Images From Halo 2 Development

Image: 343 In Halo, “the sandbox” often refers to the weapons and vehicles on a map at any given time: all the toys you have to play with. But for a whole other set of Halo fans, that sandbox is the game itself. Be it through Forge or ambitious modding projects like SPV3, playing with … Read more

Halo 4, 10 Years Later, Remains an Admirable Mess

Halo 4, 10 Years Later, Remains an Admirable Mess

Image: 343 Industries/Microsoft It’s a law of nature that eventually, every long-running game franchise will have a particular entry that gets dinged for straying too far from what made it so fun in the first place. Your Super Mario Sunshine, your Dragon Age IIAssassin’s Creed III, and so on. Whether or not that opinion changes … Read more

‘Save Minecraft!’ Cry Fans As Mojang Moderates Private Servers

‘Save Minecraft!’  Cry Fans As Mojang Moderates Private Servers

Image: Mojang/Microsoft Minecraft is on fire. At least that’s how it currently feels if you follow the fandom on social media or certain message boards. A portion of the community is up in arms following the news that developer Mojang won’t back down from a controversial move to open private servers up to moderation and … Read more

Xbox And Bethesda 2022 Press Conference: See Starfield Gameplay

Xbox And Bethesda 2022 Press Conference: See Starfield Gameplay

Image: Bethesda E3 might have taken 2022 off, but the show(s) must go on. Today’s big one is the annual Xbox showcase, which shares title billing with the one first-party studio that’s only released games on PS5 since getting acquired by Microsoft for the price of a presidential election. Over the course of 95 minutes, … Read more