Tag Archives: Halo 3: ODST

Halo 3: ODST Eight Years Later – A Retrospective Story Analysis

One of the strongest focuses of the Halo franchise is a depiction of war, the casualties and costs that come with a tense fight for survival brutally laid bare. Yet, somehow, it never exhibited its full potential when playing as … Continue reading

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All Halo Xbox 360 Titles are Now Backwards Compatible on Xbox One

A few months ago, 343 Industries announced at RTX the efforts to bring the remaining Halo FPS Xbox 360 titles to the Xbox One Backwards Compatibility program. Today, Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary, Halo 3, Halo 3: ODST and Halo 4 join … Continue reading

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Podtacular 590: The Untold Story of Halo – From 3 to ODST, via the Movies

The first leg of the journey into the Halo franchise was filled with mountains of challenges as Bungie struggled, yet miraculously delivered, on their first-person shooter games. We discussed on episode 588 how Bungie made the first steps into making … Continue reading

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Halo Summer Celebration Announcements – Backwards Compatibility, 4K Update, and More

E3 2017 has reached its close, and with other events like RTX and Gamescom ramping up with more news and announcements, it seems expected that 343 would release a few updates related to the series in this season. Halo 5 … Continue reading

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Celebrating 15 Years of Halo Tonight

Today marks Halo’s 15th anniversary after launching in 2001 with the original Xbox. Back in 2011, 343 Industries held Halo Fest at Pax Prime, but today, they’re celebrating with a special anniversary Halo Livestream starting at 3:43PM PST. During the … Continue reading

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SDCC 2015 Special: Matt Forbeck

This year packs quite the punch with Halo stories, first of which was Halo: New Blood.  At SDCC, we had the opportunity to talk to Matt Forbeck, author of the novella and ask him about his first time experience writing … Continue reading

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Podtacular 495: New Blood Discussion

When we were first introduced to Gunnery Sergeant Edward Buck in Halo 3: ODST, we learned about his personality as an ODST and how good Nathan Fillion is at acting.  In New Blood, we learn of Buck’s origin story: how … Continue reading

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