Posts Tagged ‘halo’

Halo Heaven

Thursday, October 21st, 2010

Halo Spartan goes to heaven: Do you believe in life after pwnage? Found at CollegeHumor.

Halo Wars Trailer – Real Time Strategy Game

Saturday, December 23rd, 2006

Halo is going back to its roots. The franchise that began as a real time strategy game on the PC, then morphed into the renowned first person shooter, is now going full circle with , an exclusive. The game pits Spartans against the Covenant. Here’s the trailer from developer (the studio responsible for ):

Also see:

Gears Of War Trailer

Monday, December 18th, 2006

I know it’s been out for a while; but I’ve just now seen it. for the has far and away the most amazing graphics of any video game I’ve ever seen. It sets a new standard for realism in video games. And if you’re a first-person shooter fan, is the new . Its great fun is due in no small part to how realistic it looks:

Monty Python/Halo Machinima

Monday, October 2nd, 2006

Here’s a hilarious and clever mashup of the video game the famous sketch, "."  From paternst at :

And here’s the original sketch:

Halo 3 High Definition Trailer

Saturday, May 27th, 2006

I’ve officially been reprimanded for not posting the trailer. Duly noted. In March that the game would have four-player co-operative play and feature large, persistent worlds that would be dynamically affected by in-game events. May’s Game Informer magazine that Bungie was teaming with to create a Halo first-person shooter game for the Xbox 360 codenamed Orion. I am looking forward to playing the next gen Halo but I’m gonna try and not get all excited about it because it’s not slated for release until next year. Still, the trailer is pretty awesome:

So the last line, This is the way the world ends, is lifted verbatim from one of my favorite poems by one of my favorite poets: ‘s The Hollow Men. But with the with the explosion in the denoument of the trailer, the folks at directly contradict Eliot, who says:

This is the way the world ends
This is the way the world ends
This is the way the world ends
Not with a bang but a whimper.

Perhaps Team Halo is taking themselves a bit too seriously. Or maybe it’s just a great line. For all you Halo freaks, read . Read it aloud.

Get the high-def trailer directly from Bungie in Quicktime or Windows Media formats.

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