Halo Franchise Retrospective: From Reach to Halo 4
This iconic first-person series made its debut back in 2001 for the original Xbox console. Released as “Halo: Combat Evolved”, it was an all-new intellectual property designed by Bungie Inc. The flagship launch title of the system, it helped Microsoft take on the likes of Sony and Nintendo, and quickly garnered a large and dedicated fan following. This was due to redefining the shooter genre’s gameplay mechanics, unparalleled graphics, and use of console-based online multiplayer. When all was said and done, the Halo series became the benchmark for modern game design. Join WatchMojo.com as we take a look back at the Halo Franchise.