News items tagged with halo 5

The Next Halo Will Have Split Screen Mode

The Next Halo Will Have Split Screen Mode

A common criticism levied at Halo 5: Guardians was 343’s controversial decision to remove split-screen from the game. It seems as though 343 learned its lesson from the fan backlash for dec...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 February 2017
Destiny Strike Boss Recreated in Halo 5 Forge

Destiny Strike Boss Recreated in Halo 5 Forge

An inventive fan creates a working Vex boss and common unit from Destiny within Halo 5: Guardian’s Forge mode, utilizing recently added upgrades to the mode. Destiny is no stranger to impre...

By Weston Albert on 29 December 2016
Play Halo 5 on Thanksgiving and Get a Turkey Emblem

Play Halo 5 on Thanksgiving and Get a Turkey Emblem

Halo 5 players who are looking for a little extra something this weekend will be rewarded with a special Turkey emblem in honor of the Thanksgiving holiday. 343 Industries is chiming in on...

By John Jacques on 01 December 2016
Special Halo Event Coming Tuesday for 15th Anniversary

Special Halo Event Coming Tuesday for 15th Anniversary

343 Industries announces a variety of fun events for the 15th anniversary of Halo: Combat Evolved this Tuesday, including a live stream on Twitch and a special Halo 5 playlist. Halo: Combat...

By Jason Gallagher on 25 November 2016
343 Industries Teases Halo 5's Next DLC

343 Industries Teases Halo 5's Next DLC

The official Halo Twitter account releases a new teaser trailer that suggests even more DLC is on its way for Halo 5: Guardians, over a year after the game launched. Yesterday marked the 15...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 November 2016
Halo 5 is Adding Mysterious 'Classic' Playlist

Halo 5 is Adding Mysterious 'Classic' Playlist

343 Industries announces fixes for Halo 5: Guardians, and teases an upcoming “Classic” playlist that will be releasing relatively soon for Halo 5 players. While a few highly anticipated shooter games...

By Boston Blake on 05 November 2016
Halo 5 Player Recreates Destiny PvP Map in Forge

Halo 5 Player Recreates Destiny PvP Map in Forge

One extremely talented fan of Halo 5: Guardians uses the first-person shooter’s Forge Mode to recreate one of Destiny‘s PvP maps within 343 Industries’ shooter. Although it has been almost...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 October 2016
Halo 5: Guardians Still Has Content Updates on the Way

Halo 5: Guardians Still Has Content Updates on the Way

Even though the game has been out for a year, 343 Industries teases that there is still more significant content updates on the way for Halo 5: Guardians. In today’s gaming landscape, it’s...

By Dalton Cooper on 27 September 2016
Xbox Countdown Sale Begins

Xbox Countdown Sale Begins

The Xbox Countdown Sale begins, with discounts on the year’s biggest titles including Battlefield 1, Titanfall 2, Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, and more.

By Boston Blake on 24 June 2016
1TB Xbox One With 5 Games and Extra Controller for $320

1TB Xbox One With 5 Games and Extra Controller for $320

The Xbox One Spring Bundle drops down in price to only $320, giving gamers 5 extra games and another wireless controller for only $20 more than the console itself.

By John Jacques on 21 June 2016
Halo 5 Fan Creates Quidditch Game Mode & Map

Halo 5 Fan Creates Quidditch Game Mode & Map

One incredibly talented Halo 5: Guardians fan creates a brand new map and game mode for 343 Industries’ first-person shooter inspired by Quidditch from Harry Potter. Thanks to Halo 5: Gua...

By Kyle Sledge on 26 February 2016
6 Games We Missed at E3 2016

6 Games We Missed at E3 2016

A lot of games were shown at this year’s E3 event, but there were many others that were nowhere to be found. These six games are the ones Game Rant missed the most.

By Dalton Cooper on 17 February 2016
Halo 5 Tournament Will Be at this Year's X Games

Halo 5 Tournament Will Be at this Year's X Games

The Halo World Championship Tour will be at X Games Aspen later this month in a special invitational competition, airing on ESPN and being streamed live. These days eSports are becoming a...

By Weston Albert on 26 January 2016
Halo 5's Forge Mode is Severely Lacking

Halo 5's Forge Mode is Severely Lacking

Halo 5‘s Forge Mode gives players the tools to create their own unique maps in the game. However, one writer feels that the mode is ultimately pointless. As soon as Halo 5: Guardians lau...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 January 2016
More Games Should Have Split-Screen

More Games Should Have Split-Screen

With ARK: Survival Evolved bringing split-screen gameplay to the Xbox One, one writer discusses whether it’s time for split-screen multiplayer to make a return. The premise of ARK: Surviv...

By Rob Gordon on 26 January 2016
Best Multiplayer Games of 2015

Best Multiplayer Games of 2015

This year was saw the release of many impressive multiplayer games that are immersive, engaging, and challenging. Here are our top picks for the year. This year was a big one for gaming,...

By Boston Blake on 26 December 2015
Spiral Mountain in Halo 5

Spiral Mountain in Halo 5

A talented Halo 5: Guardians player has recreated Spiral Mountain from Banjo Kazooie using the set of tools made available last week via the addition of Forge mode to the game. Since the...

By Brad Jones on 26 December 2015
5 Gaming Things We're Thankful For This Year

5 Gaming Things We're Thankful For This Year

Thanksgiving is a time for family and great food, but it’s also a time to give thanks. These 5 gaming things are what we’re most thankful for this year.

By Dalton Cooper on 17 September 2015
Top 10 Gameplay Demos of E3 2015

Top 10 Gameplay Demos of E3 2015

This year’s E3 conference gave gamers plenty to talk about, both in terms of this fall’s big releases and a few titles still off in the distance. However, some developers went beyond ge...

By Boston Blake on 26 August 2015
Most Anticipated Games of E3 2015

Most Anticipated Games of E3 2015

Ah, E3. Sometimes it features great E3 moments, other times there are embarrassing E3 moments, but no matter what, it’s always exciting. Each year, E3 offers the best looks at the hotte...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 August 2015
GameStop Expo Features Destiny, Battlefront, & More

GameStop Expo Features Destiny, Battlefront, & More

GameStop’s 2015 Expo kicks off the holiday season with hands-on demos of Call of Duty: Black Ops 3, Rainbow Six Siege, Uncharted, and a real-life Halo 5 battle arena.

By Christopher Gates on 23 August 2015
Most Anticipated Games of 2015

Most Anticipated Games of 2015

From ‘Star Wars’ to Tom Clancy and ‘Metal Gear’ to ‘Mortal Kombat’, we reveal the video game releases we are most looking forward to playing throughout 2015.

By Anthony Taormina on 05 September 2014
12 Most Anticipated Games of 2014

12 Most Anticipated Games of 2014

Game Rant lists a dozen ambitious, intriguing and exciting game releases of 2014 that are worth keeping a close eye on.

By Hannah Shaw-Williams on 22 May 2014