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Forward Unto Dawn: Parts 1 and 2

I’ve mentioned before that I’m very interested in the Halo video game universe, both in the single-player campaign mode that pits you against the programmer’s mind, and the multi-player experience that sees me routinely slaughtered by 10-year-old Mexican kids. I don’t know how I missed it until now, but the studio behind Halo 4 is […]

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I may have mentioned once or twice before that I’m a fan of the game and the storyline of Halo, the single most successful franchise in video game history. The basic storyline through three (soon to be four) video games is a interstellar war between humans and aliens as played through John 117, a genetically-enhanced […]

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Halo 4, or, why my debut novel will probably have to wait another year

Of all my vices, my addiction to the Halo series of games is easily the worst in terms of time suckage. It also looks like there is a very good possibility that Halo 4 is going to keep that going strong, as the new graphics and preview video indicate. Of course, maybe if I get […]

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