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Review: Sideshow Premium Format Statue – Blue Team Leader

After missing the delivery 3 times, I was finally able to drive over to UPS and pick up the Halo Blue Team Leader Premium Format statue by Sideshow Collectibles. This statue is a repaint of the Master Chief Premium format … Continue reading

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Mini Review: Lego Star Wars Microfighters Millennium Falcon

While this site’s primary focus is Halo, it just so happens that I like other awesome stuff as well. Star Wars fits that bill, as does building Lego sets. I’ve been a huge fan of both since my early years, … Continue reading

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Sideshow Premium Format Master Chief Statue

After a long wait, the Sideshow Premium Format Master Chief statue has arrived! Click the link below for a full gallery, including unboxing images. Check back over the weekend for a full text review. Click HERE to view the gallery!

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Sideshow Master Chief Has Arrived

I’m a little worried because apparently UPS doesn’t know how to handle packages. Hopefully Sideshow packed this think like a champ inside. Pics coming soon, followed by review.

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Red and Blue Spartan Premium Format Statue Repaints Coming

Thanks to my pal PFG for the heads up!

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Halo Spartan Assault Comes to XBox One 12/24, and XBox 360 in January

Finally a chance to play for those of us who don’t own inferior Windows phones or tablets…

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The Walking Dead Sheriff Rick Grimes Mini Bust

So I haven’t posted much the last couple of months. I started a new job, moved into a new house, and had a lot more going on in my life that kept me “offline” for a while. I’m still not … Continue reading

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McFarlane Master Chief Halo 4 Statue In Stock

Click HERE to order…

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XBox One Midnight Release

Yeah, I went. In the end I couldn’t resist, even with no Halo release. Picked up Dead Rising 3 and Lego Marvel. It was COLD in line outside.

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Man Of Steel Blu-Ray Released Today

My favorite movie of the Summer…

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The Walking Dead Michonne Mini Bust

Behold, the first bust in Gentle Giant’s The Walking Dead line… Michonne! This bust is a San Diego Comic Con 2013 exclusive. Special thanks goes to my pal Kevin Hurd for grabbing it for me. Click the link below for … Continue reading

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Minecraft Master Chief Wall

My co-worker Courtney gave me the heads up on this awesome Master Chief wall created on Minecraft by Adam Hancock.

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“Halo 5″ Rumors Abound

idigitaltimes.com has a fun article about some new Halo 5 (or whatever you want to call the next Halo game for now) rumors. An anonymous person claiming to work for 343i has made a post and included a lot of … Continue reading

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Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn Earns Emmy Nomination

From Joystiq: “Halo 4 live-action web-series Forward Unto Dawn is up for an Emmy – no, not a tech Emmy, the real primetime deal. It’s going up against the likes of HBO’s The Newsroom and CBS’ Elementary for this year’s … Continue reading

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New Addition To My Personal Collection – Halo 2 Blister Bundle

This Halo 2 blister pack bundle was exclusive to Costco stores. It included a copy of the game and the strategy guide.

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Will Steven Spielberg Stick With Halo?

With the departure of Don Mattrick from XBox, Fast Company is wondering if Steven Spielberg will stick with his plan to produce the upcoming Halo television series. Apparently he and Mattrick worked closely together in the past, which was one … Continue reading

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SDCC First Look: McFarlane Statue

McFarlane is showing off their new Master Chief statue at SDCC. Check out more pics from Kevin Hurd by clicking HERE.

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SDCC News: New Halo Comic Series Coming From Darkhorse

Image courtesy of Kevin Hurd via Halo Collector group on Facebook.

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New Halo 4 Achievements Coming

The Halo Waypoint app has (perhaps) unwittingly revealed the new achievements that are coming with the new Champions DLC (Bullseye) maps on 8/20: Protect this House (30G) – In matchmaking, assassinate the ball carrier within five meters of your own … Continue reading

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SDCC First Look: ThreeA

ThreeA is new to the Halo license, but came out DMRs blazing earlier this year with their first two offerings, Carter from Noble Team and a Spartan commando. Now at SDCC they are going to show some new items according … Continue reading

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SDCC First Look: Mega Bloks

It’s sneak preview night at San Diego Comic Con 2013, and we have the first in-hand look at Mega’s exclusive Halo mini figure for this year. This figure will likely also be given out at more conventions for the remainder … Continue reading

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Three Reasons Cortana May Not Be Coming Back

From Gaming Illustrated: “Cortana, faithful AI companion to Spartan 117 A.K.A. Master Chief, has sparked a lively debate amongst Halo fans in the months since Halo 4′s release. Will she be coming back or won’t she? It seems that Cortana, … Continue reading

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The Design Team That Came Up With Armor Lock

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The Best 25 Musical Tracks From The Halo Series

From WhatCulture: “Not only did [the Halo series] provide a provocative, exhilarating campaign, but one of the most memorable video game soundtracks since Perfect Dark or Super Mario Bros. As the series expanded and became a multi-selling, platinum-defining hit, the … Continue reading

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Halo: Spartan Assault Will Be Coming To Verizon Customers First

From Verizon Wireless: “Halo fans and new Spartans will soon be able to download “Halo: Spartan Assault” on their Windows Phone 8 smartphone, and Verizon Wireless customers will be the first ones able to do so in the U.S. “Halo: … Continue reading

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Funko Exclusives for SDCC 2013

Image and story courtesy of Halo Toy News. Read details about the items by clicking HERE to visit the site. Thanks to Uriel Hernandez from the Halo Collector Facebook group for the tip!

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Filtering The Halo Bulletin

Here’s a quick summary of some of the interesting info discussed in this week’s Halo Bulletin: – The Halo 4 Global Championships kicked off at RTX in Austin, TX, and the scoring and rules are detailed… – The Champions Bundle … Continue reading

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New Halo Mega Bloks Sets Hitting Retail

Found at Target in Texas…

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Halo 4 Champions DLC Bundle Coming 8/20, Includes Map Remake of The Pit

From VG247: “At the Rooster Teeth Expo in Texas this weekend 343 announced new downloadable content for Halo 4, which consists of a few different items that you can buy individually or in what is called the Champions Bundle. This … Continue reading

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Halo Visuals in the XBox 360 Generation

From Kotaku: “We’re nearing the end of this console generation—which makes it easy to reminisce about where this generation has taken us. In the graphical department, it’s hard to deny how far we’ve come. Look no further than the Halo … Continue reading

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