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343 Industries studio head vows that the devs will make Halo games ‘now and in the future’

Last week was a rough one for Halo Infinite fans (and an even worse one for affected employees) as Microsoft laid off around 60...

Xbox CEO tells workers gaming division job cuts ‘were painful choices’

As readers know by now, last week Microsoft cut 10,000 people from its payroll, many of whom were part of the Xbox gaming division...

Halo Infinite and Elder Scrolls Online teams were hit by Microsoft’s 10,000-person layoff

Yesterday's Microsoft layoffs were just as bad as anticipated - 10,000 jobs slashed in one day - and it gets worse for gamers, as...
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Halo Infinite gets Skyrim’s Whiterun as a player-created map

Hey, you. You're finally awake. We thought we'd lost you in a horrible nightmare; you just kept rolling over and mumbling how Skyrim is...
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Xbox Game Studios head Matt Booty claims Halo Infinite’s live service plans have fallen far short of expectations

When Halo Infinite launched, some elements of the game were not ready for prime time. Split-screen co-op was not in the game (and has...

Halo Infinite fan manages to get local co-op working through a menu glitch

Fans of Halo Infinite were shocked - shocked! - well maybe not too shocked when 343 Industries officially confirmed local co-op development is done...

Put on your shocked face: Halo Infinite has canceled local multiplayer

Just how much multiplayer Halo Infinite would include has been the subject of a lot of fuss over the last year. It didn't even...
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Halo Infinite’s co-op campaign won’t have online matchmaking, defers to third-party tools as a solution

The long-awaited campaign co-op feature for Halo Infinite is on its way, but when it releases it's going to be missing a feature that...

The MOP Up: Astroneer’s trains chug-a-choo-choo onto the Switch

Trains in space? Hey, why not! Astroneer brought the fun of high-tech rail transport to the Nintendo Switch this past week: "Enjoy building rail...

Halo Infinite’s campaign co-op is available for testing until August 1

Playing with friends is fun - and it's the crux of the kinds of experiences we report on here - but most of the...
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Betawatch: Overwatch 2’s release will be warm… and mandatory

So with all of the changes coming with Overwatch 2, maybe you were thinking of just sticking with the original version of the game...

The MOP Up: Elder Scrolls Online answers High Isle lore queries

The release of Elder Scrolls Online's High Isle this month brought a whole lot of additional story and lore into the game -- and...
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Halo Infinite is finally starting beta tests for its co-op mode

Despite the name, Halo Infinite decidedly felt like Halo Finite at launch if you were expecting to go into it with a co-op partner....

The MOP Up: MU Origin 3 ‘launches’ into open beta

The latest chapter of the MU saga is here, as MU Origin 3 launched its open beta this past week. Players can now check...

Halo Infinite’s Season 2 roadmap angers some fans despite explanation of work-life balance

The next season of Halo Infinite has been promising long-standing fans of the series a lot of features, but the timing of those features...
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Halo Infinite details more multiplayer maps and tweaks to battle passes in its May 3 Lone Wolves season

For players of Halo Infinite, it's been a long and overall not particularly satisfying first season of multiplayer gaming. There may be hope on...

Halo Infinite discusses Season 2’s May 3 arrival, attacking critical issues, and online campaign co-op delay

The devs at 343 Industries have put together a dev blog outlining the future of the multiplayer side of Halo Infinite, granting a look...

The MOP Up: Final Fantasy XI gets a lot more trustworthy

Final Fantasy XI is working to build up trust -- but probably not in the way that you think. This is actually part of...

The Stream Team: Backseat Streaming brings some team-based gunplay in Halo Infinite

Backseat Streaming is back once again to showcase some gameplay from someone else's perspective! This time MOP's MJ and Chris slip into the view...

The MOP Up: Vendetta Online adds 27 custom missions

Vendetta Online warped into the new year with a slew of events, more functionality for capships, and 27 additional custom-made missions. Reader Jason keyed us...