After tackling Metroid successful Season 1, the 2nd play of Game Informer's Video Gameography podcast moves connected to 1 of the biggest shooter franchises successful existence: Halo. Over the adjacent respective weeks, we'll examine each of the mainline shooter entries up to Halo Infinite, truthful beryllium backmost and unbend arsenic we footwear the play disconnected with Halo: Combat Evolved.
Developed by Bungie, Halo: Combat Evolved was positioned arsenic the motorboat rubric for Microsoft's promising but unproven Xbox. Released on November 15, 2001, Halo redefined the first-person shooter and instantly solidified the Xbox arsenic a must-own console. It's pugnacious to ideate what Microsoft's spot successful the crippled manufacture would beryllium contiguous without Halo's success. Bungie became a household name, but the workplace existed agelong earlier Halo and struggled financially anterior to its launch. Twists and turns such arsenic axing Halo's original PC exclusivity and going done bizarre moving titles specified as The Santa Machine are conscionable immoderate of the fascinating topics we'll unpack successful this week's episode.
Join hosts Ben Reeves (@BenjaminReeves), Marcus Stewart (@MarcusStewart7), and Game Informer Editor-in-Chief Andrew Reiner (@Andrew_Reiner) arsenic we unpack the past and interaction of Master Chief's video crippled debut.
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