…It’s More Likely Than You Think! Something I still often hear when Halo 4 is discussed is: “You have to read The Books™, and if you didn’t read The Books™ then you require a protracted ‘filling-in’ lesson that sounds a lot like George R. R. Martin’s Game of Thrones commentaries.” As a matter of fact, […]Read More Understanding Halo 4… WITHOUT the Books
“Didact, if the Composer is our final hope to defeat the Flood… no Promethean would resist.” Let us consider an unfortunate truth: The Didact probably won’t be in Halo Infinite. We last saw the Didact in the The Next 72 Hours arc of Halo: Escalation, which, puzzlingly, concluded with him being Composed – despite stating […]Read More Why the Didact CAN be Composed and WON’T be in Halo Infinite
Oh, hello! It’s been about a month since Halo: Renegades released and Kelly Gay’s latest foray into the Halo universe has given the lore community plenty to discuss. As such, Dave and Dani of Forward Unto Dawn invited me onto their podcast (again!) to discuss some of the intriguing developments that came from this story – mysteries […]Read More FUDcast #28 – Halo: Renegades, ‘Forerunner Dynamite Fishing’ (feat. Me!)
Today, Halo: Renegades – Kelly Gay’s sequel to her 2017 novella Halo: Smoke and Shadow – has finally released! Let me distill the essence of everything I’m about to say into less than a dozen words… This is the best Halo novel since Silentium.Read More Halo: Renegades – Non-Spoiler Review
I hope your calendars are marked for February 19th because we are just days away from the release of Halo: Renegades! We’re barely a quarter of the way into 2019 and we’ve already received a wealth of amazing Halo content – from the monthly releases of Anne Toole’s Lone Wolf comic series, to Cassandra Clarke’s deep-dive into the invasion of […]Read More I Interviewed Kelly Gay! – A Primer for HALO: RENEGADES
In the summer of 2016, I received an offer to fly out to Seattle and visit 343 Industries. “Yes!” I said, because of course you would. “That would be absolutely fantastic, let me check the calendar and we’ll sort something out!” As it turned out, my calendar was free… two-and-a-half years later. Better late than never, […]Read More I Visited 343 and Bungie!
Five years, five long years… That’s how long I’ve been writing this blog In that time, I have written 120 articles, totalling 526,216 words, and over the summer I surpassed over half-a-million readers. I’m not normally one to pay much mind to those sorts of statistics, but for this site’s fifth birthday I thought it […]Read More I Interviewed Jeff Easterling – Halo/343’s GrimBrother One