A mysterious new entity held within a metal slab, an unexpected brotherhood, and a night under the stars…
With the campaign of Halo Infinite dropping out of slipspace imminently, I thought I would give one last preview of some moments from the first few missions that really resonated with me.
Here are three short tales from my time on Zeta Halo.
Read More Tales from Zeta Halo (NON-SPOILER campaign preview)
Since 2001, the Halo universe has spanned a vast array of fiction — games, books, comics, animation, live-action, and much more.
That’s a lot to keep up with!
So, I created ‘PREVIOUSLY ON HALO’, a site which summarises almost every single Halo story since 2001…
Read More ‘PREVIOUSLY ON HALO’ – A guide to every game, book, comic, and more!
“They say that they want to help, but they only say it to themselves. Don’t we have a say in our salvation?”
With the announcement that Reach will be coming to The Master Chief Collection, and will be the first game flighted for the long-awaited release on PC, this naturally came as the perfect reason to go back and revisit the Data Pads and the Assembly. Who are they, and what role could they play in the future?
Read More Remembering Halo: Reach – Why I Love ‘The Assembly’
Over the course of this year, I have found myself getting back into the swing of writing short stories just for the fun of it. With the death knell of 2018 upon us, I thought I might as well publish one of them. The tale of Orpheus and Eurydice has long been one of my […]
Read More ‘Solving Orpheus’ – A Short LGBT+ Love Story
Here we are, at the fifth and final story of this little project. This has been a really fun exercise in mixing various critiques I’ve made of Halo 5 over the last three years with more creative expression, writing scenes I’d have loved to see and expanding on some of the ideas found throughout the campaign and […]
Read More The Five Untold Stories of Halo 5 – In Loving Memory of Squad Leader Bibjam
And so we come to the penultimate instalment of The Five Untold Stories of Halo 5. This is something I’ve had in-mind for three years now, a ‘resolution’ of sorts to the conflict between Catherine Halsey and Sarah Palmer that unfortunately didn’t get the best showing in the concluding issues of Halo: Escalation. At the end […]
Read More The Five Untold Stories of Halo 5 – Halsey’s Choice
And we’re back! I decided to delay the posting of this article for a week because I wanted to share my experiences in the US where I visited 343, Microsoft, and Bungie – in case you missed it, you can read about here. But now it’s back to the schedule of weekly instalments of The […]
Read More The Five Untold Stories of Halo 5 – Heretic, Hero