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Gaming

Gaming is going digital, but players are collecting more memorabilia than ever

For almost all of video games’ existence, there has been video game memorabilia. These pieces of plastic, polyester, and rubber fill up our shelves and let us proudly show our fandom, and for one man, they even earned a world record.
Gaming

'Halo 5's player count is the highest in the series since 'Halo 3'

Halo 5: Guardians released last October, but its player count continues to increase, according to 343 Industries. It has kept more people playing than both Halo: Reach and Halo 4, the latter of which saw a steep drop in users shortly after…
Gaming

The Halo Legendary Crate offers exclusive collectibles for superfans

Loot Crate and Microsoft have partnered to create the Halo Legendary Crate, which will offer exclusive figures and other Halo-themed merchandise. Halo was previously featured in December's "Galaxy" Loot Crate.
Gaming

Mattel will soon be your one stop shop for all Halo toys

Mattel and Microsoft have signed a "master licensing agreement" for Halo toys. A new line of figurines and other toys, including energy sword and assault rifle replicas, will be launching this fall.
Gaming

ESPN now considers Halo an extreme sport, adds it to the X Games in Aspen

Halo will be the latest video game to get coverage on ESPN, as eight of the top teams will be featured at the X Games in Aspen. This comes shortly after ESPN launched an eSports-centric section of its website.
Gaming

The best Xbox One compatible Xbox 360 games

There are more than 120 Xbox 360 games that work on Xbox One. These are the ones you should think about dusting off and going back to when you have a minute.
Gaming

12 tips for staying Spartan strong in Halo 5: Guardians

Whether you're a Spartan veteran or a fresh-faced recruit, "Halo 5: Guardians" will put you through your paces. Here are some essential starting tips and tricks that will give you the edge in becoming a supersoldier.
Computing

343 representative hints Halo 5 might hit the PC

Halo 5: Guardians might be a console exclusive for the time being, but the series' franchise development director has made comments that indicate a PC release isn't completely out of the question.
Gaming

Prepare for Halo 5 with this new limited edition Master Chief Xbox controller (Unboxing) 1:44

If you're looking to give your Xbox controller setup more pizzazz look no further than this new limited edition Xbox One controller based on Halo's Master Chief. Check it out in this quick unboxing video.
Business

Halo, Destiny composer Marty O’Donnell wins lawsuit against former employer Bungie

Last year Marty O'Donnell, composer for Destiny and the Halo series, was fired from Bungie "without cause." Now he has won his lawsuits against the company and its CEO, and the settlement has permitted a glimpse into the dispute.
Gaming

Microsoft reveals a special edition Halo Xbox One bundle and accessories

Microsoft has revealed a limited edition Halo Xbox One bundle ahead of Halo 5's release. It'll sport a custom design, unique controller, 1TB of storage, and Halo-inspired sound effects.
Gaming

Men who harass women online are literally losers, science says

According to a recent study on the landscape of cyberbullying and online abuse, men who target women for misogynistic, sexist, and otherwise horrific comments and threats are losers, literally.