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Halo 3
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Description

Halo 3 marked the Xbox 360 debut of Microsoft and Bungie's blockbuster first-person shooter. Released on September 25, 2007, it wraps up the Master Chief storyline that began in Halo: Combat Evolved on the first Xbox. It is among the most popular online multiplayer games for the system to date.

News

Greenberg: Halo 3 has outsold six PS3 exclusives combined
Written by John Scalzo on 06/09/10
A little pre-E3 slap fighting amongst executives.

Halo 3 gets Mythic Map Pack 2 on February 2
Written by John Scalzo on 01/21/10
ODST-exclusive maps can be downloaded by the general public soon.

Halo 3 is top Xbox Live game of 2009
Written by John Scalzo on 01/11/10
While Battlefield 1943 takes the crown as the bestselling XBLA game.

Full broadcast schedule for Halo Legends on Xbox Live
Written by John Scalzo on 11/20/09
'The Duel' will be available to download in just a few hours.

Halo Legends debuts on Halo Waypoint on November 7
Written by John Scalzo on 11/03/09
The first episode of the Halo anime is just one part of the first wave of Halo Waypoint content.

Contributors and cover art for Halo: Evolutions revealed
Written by John Scalzo on 10/27/09
Return to the Halo universe with ther franchise's first short story collection.

Modern Warfare 2, Halo 3: ODST Xbox 360 bundles announced
Written by John Scalzo on 09/16/09
And the MW2 bundle will include a 250GB Xbox 360 system. Whoa.

Halo Waypoint launching November 5
Written by John Scalzo on 09/11/09
Your one stop Halo shop is coming to Xbox Live soon.

Microsoft officially drops the price on Xbox 360 Elite
Written by John Scalzo on 08/27/09
Get it for $299 starting tomorrow!

Halo short story collection coming this November
Written by John Scalzo on 08/14/09
With stories from Eric Nylund, Tobias Buckell and Karen Traviss.

More details on Halo Legends; first trailer revealed
Written by John Scalzo on 07/25/09
Halo Legends is going to be huge. See just how huge inside.

Halo Legends anime series announced
Written by John Scalzo on 07/23/09
The Master Chief will get the chance to conquer an entirely new medium now.

Bungie details Halo 3: ODST multiplayer maps
Written by John Scalzo on 07/07/09
Three new maps for your fraggin' pleasure.

Halo 3, Fable II added to Xbox 360 Elite 'Game of the Year Bundle'
Written by John Scalzo on 04/21/09
Halo 3 and Fable II will be bundled with all Elite systems for a limited time.

Forerunner novel trilogy and Halo Encyclopedia in the works
Written by John Scalzo on 04/07/09
More books based on Halo than you can shake a "Shh!" at.

Map packs for Halo 3, Left 4 Dead, Gears of War 2 and Fallout 3 dated
Written by John Scalzo on 03/23/09
Xbox 360 gamers will get a chance to expand their games very soon.

Wii Fit tops Halo 3's total US sales
Written by John Scalzo on 03/21/09
And Nintendo's fitness phenom has the sales total of the PS3 in its sights.

Halo 3: ODST will ship with all of Halo 3's MP maps
Written by John Scalzo on 02/09/09
Halo fans will have plenty of multiplayer chances this Fall.

Most played Xbox 360, Xbox & XBLA games of 2008
Written by John Scalzo on 01/05/09
You'll never guess which game came in first.

Halo 3 passes 8 million in sales; Xbox 360 at 17 million
Written by John Scalzo on 01/04/08
Mass Effect blows away all sales predictions as well.

Halo 3's first DLC: Heroic Map Pack
Written by Matt Swider on 11/19/07
Three new maps are coming to Halo 3 on Dec. 11 via Xbox Live.

Xbox Live is Five
Written by Ashley Coomer on 11/10/07
Xbox Live's fifth anniversary celebration this month, with developers playing online.

Magazine Watching: Bungie working on new IP, Halo 3 DLC and more Halo games
Written by John Scalzo on 11/09/07
Bungie's plate is very full indeed.

Moviemakers blame Halo 3 for lackluster box office
Written by John Scalzo on 10/16/07
The world's tiniest violin plays for movie studio bosses.

Bungie / Microsoft split confirmed
Written by John Scalzo on 10/05/07
Wow, how's that for a Friday surprise?

Halo 3 passes $300 million mark in sales
Written by John Scalzo on 10/04/07
And it's a system seller as well.

Halo 3 racks up $170 million in sales
Written by John Scalzo on 09/27/07
Microsoft's blockbuster franchise had a very big day.

Jack Thompson targets Halo 3
Written by John Scalzo on 09/22/07
And people thought Thompson was nuts before...

See Halo 3 for Xbox 360 for free on an iMAX screen
Written by Matt Swider on 08/21/07
Bungie will preview the game tonight at 10 PM in Seattle.

Halo 3 passes one million pre-orders
Written by John Scalzo on 08/09/07
That's at least $60,000,000. Dr. Evil would be proud.

Halo 3 to finish the fight on September 25
Written by John Scalzo on 05/16/07
Fanboys, start your countdown.

Halo 3 Fact Sheet
Written by John Scalzo on 05/14/07
In honor of the impending multiplayer beta, MS lays down the hard facts about Halo.

Halo 3 beta begins May 16
Written by John Scalzo on 04/10/07
More multiplayer mayhem this May.

Halo 3 ad is online (and on Live) now
Written by John Scalzo on 12/04/06
Get your Master Chief on.

Halo 3 multiplayer demo in Spring 2007
Written by John Scalzo on 11/15/06
Oh yeah...

The first Halo 3 details
Written by John Scalzo on 10/30/06
Hurry! Halo 3 news! Hurry!

E3 2006: GTA4, Halo 3 and more from MS Conference
Written by John Scalzo on 05/09/06
Grand Theft Auto IV, a 360 exclusive? Uh oh.

Gates: 'Halo 3 will come out when it's done'
Written by John Scalzo on 01/10/06
I guess PS3 vs Halo 3 is just a memory now.

Gates confirms Halo 3
Written by John Scalzo on 05/16/05
Microsoft's big man confirms Halo 3 is coming... next spring!


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INFO BOX
PLATFORM:
Xbox 360
PUBLISHER:
Microsoft
DEVELOPER:
Bungie
GENRE: First Person Shooter
PLAYERS:   1-16
RELEASE DATE:
September 25, 2007
ESRB RATING:
Mature


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