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Microsoft: "Nothing is bigger than Halo" in the platform exclusive space

Posted: 12.03.2012 by Technet2k

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Halo is King of the platform exclusives, rules Xbox global marketing director, Steve Beinner. End of discussion. Aren't that many that have "broken through and sold that much."

Grand Theft Auto and Call of Duty are big boy series, but they aren't platform exclusives - Halo is. The return of Master Chief is a "strong focal point" for fans to come back to.

Microsoft: Halo 4 natively 720p

Posted: 07.03.2012 by Technet2k

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343 Industries has confirmed that Halo 4 will natively run at 720p resolution, as franchise development director Frank O'Connor cleared up any confusion; previous titles haven't been.

Criticism has always surrounded Halo for not managing to reach 720p, but O'Connor declares "it is native 720p." Also, for nosy nerds, Halo 4 "shares no engine tech" with Anniversary.

Halo 4 multiplayer getting Call of Duty-style perks

Posted: 06.03.2012 by JonahFalcon

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343 Industries has revealed Halo 4's multiplayer perks, which will be much like those found in Call of Duty and Battlefield, and it will be the first time that unlockables in a Halo game actually had a direct impact on gameplay. However, the developer states that Halo 4 isn't attempting to emulate those games.

343 Industries discusses the changes in Master Chief's armor for Halo 4

Posted: 17.02.2012 by JonahFalcon

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343 Industries posted a new entry in the Halo blog on Xbox.com, chiefly concerning Master Chief's armor as it will appear in the upcoming Halo 4.

Rumor: Halo 4 to feature multiplayer bots

Posted: 06.02.2012 by JonahFalcon

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A new rumor has started circulating regarding the highly anticipated Xbox 360 shooter Halo 4. According to the rumor, the game will feature multiplayer bots.

This rumor has sprung up from the resume of programmer Brandon Layton, who has been at work on Halo 4 since July 2011.