Combat evolves: The multiplayer beta for Halo 5 Guardians is now live

Microsoft confirms that the multiplayer beta for 343 Industries' Halo 5 Guardians is now live for anyone that received access from Halo: The Master Chief Collection.

5 new features you’ll get to try out in the Halo 5: Guardians beta

Here's a rundown of all the new gameplay features that you'll be able to sample for the first time in the Halo 5 Guardians beta, which is set to start on 12/29.

We’re streaming Halo: The Master Chief Collection RIGHT NOW [It’s over]

Tune in to the Digital Trends Twitch channel at 3pm EST/12pm PST on October 29, 2014 for an early look at the campaign content and menu interface in Halo: The Master Chief Collection.

Halo looks like a regular analog watch … until you turn on its transparent OLED display

More companies are trying to solve the problem of combining traditional watch designs with smart technology. A new approach can be seen with the Halo smartwatch, which has an analog watch face, and a transparent digital display.

Halo 2’s Lockout map returns in glorious HD for The Master Chief Collection

Get your first look at the newly remastered Lockout map, one of six featured in Halo 2 Anniversary, from Halo: The Master Chief Collection.

Your first look at Halo 2: Anniversary’s new ‘Zanzibar’ map and remastered cutscenes

Take an early peek at Halo 2: Anniversary's remade Zanzibar map and get a first glimpse of Blur Studios' remade cutscenes. It's all part of 2014's Xbox One-exclusive Halo: The Master Chief Collection.

San Diego Comic Con offers up a first look at Halo: Nightfall

Halo fans in attendance at 2014's Comic Con International in San Diego got their first look at Halo: Nightfall, the episodic series produced by Ridley Scott that bridges the events between Halo 4 and Halo 5: Guardians. Now you can see it…

Ride in style with the Master Chief motorcycle helmet

Coinciding with Microsoft's E3 announcement of Halo: The Master Chief Collection, NECA has shared a first look at their prototype Master Chief motorcycle helmet, coming in 2015.

Halo 5 Guardians beta kicks off in December 2014

Microsoft and 343 Industries confirm that a beta test for the multiplayer in Halo 5 Guardians will kick off in December 2014. Codes for the beta will be included with all purchases of Halo: The Master Chief Collection.

Halo: Master Chief Collection sets up Xbox One players for Halo 5 Guardians

Set for release this fall, 343 Industries' Halo: The Master Chief Collection gathers together Halo 1-4 onto a single Xbox One disc along with the Halo: Nightfall live-action series and access to the Halo 5 Guardians beta.

Halo 1-4 remasters rumored for Xbox One

Rumors are circulating that Microsoft will also use E3 to announce Halo: The Master Chief Collection, a compilation of HD remakes of the four previous numbered Halo games.

Halo digital feature produced by Ridley Scott casts its lead, reveals more plot details

The upcoming digital feature co-produced by Ridley Scott has signed actor Mike Colter as the project's star and offered up more details about the plot.