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News November 30 2013
Fails of the Weak Vol 167
Jack and Geoff worked their way through 10 more fails in the latest Fails of the Weak - the last one is pretty impressive. Watch on AH.com or YouTube - thanks, Nikko B201. (Louis Wu 21:41:26 UTC) (permalink)
News November 29 2013
Halo Bulletin - sometimes it's Wednesday on Friday
Somehow, I completely missed the Halo Bulletin this week - it's a shame, because it would have given you info about today's Black Friday sale, about the upcoming playlist updates, and more. Go give it a read now! (You can, as always, read it in our Halo Bulletin Archive.) (Louis Wu 22:41:09 UTC) (permalink)
Grunts versus Flood
Rockslider set up four Grunts against a pretty much infinite swarm of Flood... then sat back and watched the fireworks. Check the details in his forum post, then go watch the vid. (Louis Wu 22:14:45 UTC) (permalink)
Halo 4 Champions Bundle - on sale for Black Friday
Moorpheusl9 noticed that the Halo 4 Champions Bundle is on sale today - half price ($4.99), today only. If you haven't grabbed this, now's the time! (Louis Wu 22:08:31 UTC) (permalink)
Acme Archives Black Friday Sale
Black Six let us know that Acme Archives is holding a Black Friday sale - that runs all the way through Monday. 25% all their prints, including their Halo offerings! Awesome stuff.
(Louis Wu 21:58:49 UTC) (permalink)
PGCRv14: Halo 3 Throwback FFA
Robowski let us know about the latest news from the Post Game Carnage Report crew - they've always held a pre-show gaming session, but now they're recording them, and sharing the results with their audience. Swing by to see a Halo 3 Throwback FFA, where Evander 1, Big Heeb, and Gagnon join Robowski to take on community members. (If you want to join in in the future, be sure to keep an eye on their Facebook page - just in case things change, that's where the info will be.)
(Louis Wu 21:56:58 UTC) (permalink)
Halo Community Appreciation Giveaway
Dust Storm sent word that in celebration of their 400th episode, Podtacular is holding a giveaway - swing by their site for full details! Create a tribute to a Halo community, maybe get cool swag in return!
(Louis Wu 21:51:54 UTC) (permalink)
News November 28 2013
Mad World: The Mega Bloks Edition
Fraidy-Cat created a simple (but well-done) stop-motion animation using Mega-Bloks and the Gary Jules' version of Mad World. I liked it! Go watch. (And if you're in the US, enjoy your turkey day!) (Louis Wu 19:49:20 UTC) (permalink)
News November 27 2013
DeathMcGunz is back with a song celebrating the love he's got for Machinima - go listen! (Louis Wu 21:26:27 UTC) (permalink)
Civilian Vehicles on Forge World Preview
gamecheat13 let us know about a video made by JJIJR - it shows off some civilian vehicles inserted into Halo Reach's Forge World. (You can't do this stuff without a modded Xbox - but it's still pretty cool to look at!) (Louis Wu 21:23:38 UTC) (permalink)
News November 26 2013
What could have been
Kotaku has a story about the planning that went into the software offerings for the Xbox One launch - and Halo, as you might expect, played a sizeable part. Go give it a read! Thanks, serpx. (Louis Wu 19:48:53 UTC) (permalink)
News November 25 2013
An Introduction to the Halo Universe
Urban Reflex has created a film he calls 'An Introduction to the Halo Universe' - it's a quick (6-minute) overview of the backstory to the game fiction. Nice work! (Louis Wu 22:27:17 UTC) (permalink)
Je Souhaite - Halo 2 OST Remix
The Tyrant shot us a note about Je Souhaite - a remix of the High Charity suite which includes all new compositions that weren't in either Halo 2 OST. Pretty cool!
(Louis Wu 22:23:15 UTC) (permalink)
News November 24 2013
Holiday Race Trailer
Cha0s is back with word of a trailer for an upcoming Race season - looks like fun! Go watch.
(Louis Wu 23:19:47 UTC) (permalink)
Halo Randomness 2013
2good4u2 stopped in with a bunch of random clips from Halo 3, Halo 4, and (mostly) Halo Reach - funny moments, wtf moments, shaking-my-head moments. Entertaining!
(Louis Wu 23:18:05 UTC) (permalink)
Short Halo PC Variety Video
Chappified put together a few fun tidbits from Halo 1 - launches, a cool popcorn floodie, and so on. Go look - it's cute and it's short!
(Louis Wu 23:16:40 UTC) (permalink)
The Halo Mole First Look: Lollygagger1
The Halo Mole Team has released information about their fourth contestant, Lollygagger1. Go see what his strengths (and weaknesses) are - and place your bets!
(Louis Wu 22:37:26 UTC) (permalink)
News November 23 2013
Halo: The Bottom of Halo To The Top Launch
slYnki continues to mess around with the original Halo - his latest is a jump from the bottom of Halo to the top (a trick originally conquered by Ms. Man). Fantastically descriptive how-to. Love this too! (Louis Wu 20:35:59 UTC) (permalink)
The Foggy Flood
t00lbox came by with word of the latest from Termacious Trickosity - it's pretty awesome, in terms of how it uses various glitches and understood behaviors to set up a situation that should really never be encountered in the game. Love this! (Louis Wu 20:33:26 UTC) (permalink)
Fails of the Weak Vol 166
Another Weekend, another set of fails - the AchievementHunter crew has 10 new ones for you. (The last one is pretty funny.) You can watch it on AH.com or YouTube, your call. Thanks, Nikko B201. (Louis Wu 19:56:25 UTC) (permalink)
News November 22 2013
Put yer helmet back on, ya noob!
If I haven't mentioned recently how awesome Leviathan can be... well, let me tell you just how awesome he can be. (Pretty awesome.) (Louis Wu 22:05:54 UTC) (permalink)
Grifball League Signups - Now Open
Kal Belgarion sent word that signups are now open for GrifballHub's next league - all teams, regardless of experience, are welcome. You've got until next Friday, November 29, to join in! (Louis Wu 22:03:56 UTC) (permalink)
News November 21 2013
How good are you at Team Slayer?
This week's Halo Bulletin (both at Halo Waypoint, and in our Halo Bulletin Archive) covers the upcoming playlist changes in both Grifball and Dominion, as well as showing off some community Forge Ricochet maps. There's also some info about a new program - the Team Slayer Top 200. This will highlight the top 200 players in the Team Slayer playlist (by CSR) each week - can you make the cut? Finally, there are some really nice Harvest screenshots. Go read! (Louis Wu 20:21:07 UTC) (permalink)
Dust Storm let us know about Podtacular 398 - the crew celebrates Halo 4's first birthday, and discusses some of the festivities. Go listen! (Louis Wu 20:15:30 UTC) (permalink)
News November 20 2013
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News November 19 2013
Forest Skycap got inspired to put together a Ricochet montage - looks like all the clips came from Haven (maybe from the same game), but the scoring is... really nice. Take a look!
(Louis Wu 22:04:32 UTC) (permalink)
Chappified is back to tricking in Halo 2! You should go take a look at the three films he posted - short and sweet!
(Louis Wu 22:02:57 UTC) (permalink)
News November 18 2013
Let's hope this doesn't happen.
Whoa. Master Chief vs Cap... not sure who I'd be rooting for! Thanks, kzy1m3. (Louis Wu 23:38:53 UTC) (permalink)
One-of-a-kind truck comes up for sale
Whoa. Remember that Halo Ford Raptor that was given away last year, as the top prize in the Infinity Challenge? Strongside won it, and took ownership in January... but apparently it's up for sale right now, for $200,000. (If this works, I guess this puts him on par with the winner of the Halo 4 Global Championship this summer, at least dollar-wise...) Thanks to HaloFanForLife Sal Salerno for the heads-up. (Louis Wu 20:47:04 UTC) (permalink)
Ricochet Montage in the works
A couple of months ago, we mentioned a pair of cool Ricochet clips posted by Forest Skycap - looks like he's working on something a little more filling! Check out the trailer. (Louis Wu 20:26:01 UTC) (permalink)
No CNC Needed
There've been more than a few whipped up over the years by fans, but if you're not creative, you can soon buy a licensed Cortana AI Chip key chain. Thanks, CrunchbiteNuva. (Louis Wu 20:23:07 UTC) (permalink)
davidfuchs put together a montage from a recent HaloGAF Customs Night (with a few HBO regulars making an appearance) - it's two and a half minutes of fun. It makes me want to start playing customs right now! Go watch. (Louis Wu 19:47:50 UTC) (permalink)
News November 17 2013
First Look: NICKOFSTEEL - The Halo Mole
The Halo Mole Team let us know about contestant #3 on The Halo Mole - NICKOFSTEEL. Check out his profile, and see what you think!
(Louis Wu 23:06:11 UTC) (permalink)
Guilt O' Lantern Contest - Results
Congratulations to our three winners in this year's Guilt O' Lantern contest - Matt Stefely, Keith Muelas, and Corey Prescott got the most votes, and so are taking home the prizes! (Turnout was a bit lower than last year - only 554 people voted. Maybe we can bump that up again next year!) Go check out the full results for yourself. (Louis Wu 19:46:03 UTC) (permalink)
News November 16 2013
Guilt O' Lantern Voting - Closed
Guilt O' Lantern Voting is now closed - we will announce winners soon! Thanks to everyone for participating. (Louis Wu 20:00:26 UTC) (permalink)
Fails of the Weak 165
The AchievementHunter guys have another episode of Fails of the Weak for you - lots of grenade mishaps, lots of missed jumps. Go check it out! You can watch on AH.com or YouTube, your call. Thanks, Nikko B201. (Louis Wu 19:55:22 UTC) (permalink)
Robowski let us know about Post Game Carnage Report Episode 186 - the Halo discussion goes on and on! In his words: "Halo Waypoint, Multi Regicide, Drunken Halo 1v1 Winter Wonderland Tournament and way more". How can you pass that up?
(Louis Wu 19:50:26 UTC) (permalink)
News November 15 2013
Mythic Tips and Tricks Vol VI: Killing Promethean Knights
The Tyrant has released another episode of his Mythic Tips & Tricks series - this one focuses on the Promethean Knight. Some things in here might be familiar to you - but some won't be! Take a look. (Louis Wu 21:28:16 UTC) (permalink)
Last chance to vote!
If you haven't voted yet in our Guilt O' Lantern contest - do it now! We're going to close voting tomorrow at noon, Pacific time. If you haven't found the time to look through the entries, find it today! We need your help in picking the best winners!
(Louis Wu 21:15:53 UTC) (permalink)
GDC Vault Frees Up Bungie Design Talks
The 2010 Game Developer Conference contained a talk by Jaime Griesemer in which he described why the time between shots for the Halo 3 sniper rifle was increased from 0.5 to 0.7 seconds - and right after the event, Bungie released his slides in their Publications archive. (Unfortunately, that archive seems to be offline at this point; we've put up a local copy of the file, but we can't reproduce the entire archive.) The wonderful thing is, Gamasutra has made the video of that talk free - go watch it! (They've also posted a followup, presented at GDC 2011, called 'Design in Detail: Tuning the Muzzle Velocity of the Plasma Rifle Bolt on Legendary Difficulty Across the Halo Franchise' - watch both!) Update: I completely forgot about the halo.bungie.net subdomain; kornman00 reminded me, and clarified that the Publications archive IS, in fact, still online at B.net. Yay! (Louis Wu 20:44:09 UTC) (permalink)
Buy a Master Chief Sculpt for Christmas
Jason Evans has been casting sculpts of Master Chief for a few years now - I bought a couple from his 2011 series. This summer, he posted pics of a Halo 4 version - and he's back, with a Facebook page that you can use to buy a new version that will be shipping in time for Christmas. It's available in cold-cast nickel, cold-cast bronze, or white epoxy - you choose! Pretty awesome. (I still plan to give away at least one of the older ones.) (Louis Wu 20:18:30 UTC) (permalink)
Halo Escalation Details: Eps 2-3
mikimarquez returns with more info about Halo: Escalation, the Dark Horse comic series about the ongoing adventures of the UNSC Infinity. Episode 2 (search the page for 'escalation') is due out on January 8, while Episode 3 (again, search) is coming February 5. Cover art for Ep 2 and Ep 3 are both pretty impressive (unless you're tired of Sarah Palmer...). (Louis Wu 20:14:29 UTC) (permalink)
News November 14 2013
The Week in Review
343 posted a new Halo Bulletin last night - there's a recap of a recent Community Playdate, details on the Ricochet Forge Contest winners, a new Community Choice poll, an update on the Team Slayer playlist, and some cool Grav Hammer screenshots. Go read! (As always, you can check it out in our Halo Bulletin archive, if lighter is better.) (Louis Wu 16:20:34 UTC) (permalink)
News November 13 2013
Spartan Assault Achievements - for console versions
Interesting. Halo Waypoint has posted the Spartan Assault Achievements for the Xbox 360 and the Xbox One - and they're different. There are twice as many points for each achievement on the Xbox One as you get on the 360 - and there are two achievements that are EXCLUSIVE to the One. Go read all the details! (Louis Wu 23:07:43 UTC) (permalink)
News November 12 2013
Lost But Not Forgotten
Red vs Blue Season 11 has wrapped up - Episode 19 was released last night. Aside from a pretty cool new song, the episode not only closes out the season... but gives you a reason to look forward to Season 12. Go watch! (Discussion on our forum kicked off with Mid7night.) (Louis Wu 22:00:24 UTC) (permalink)
Forging The Future
There's a new interview with Forgers Pete the Duck and Nillapuddin over at Forward Unto Dawn - it's a pretty interesting discussion. Go give it a read! Thanks, davidfuchs. (Louis Wu 21:52:48 UTC) (permalink)
News November 11 2013
AGL Closes Down
Wow, bummer. Arena Gaming League has closed down - read the statement on the Team Beyond website. Thanks, CyReN. (Louis Wu 23:47:50 UTC) (permalink)
The Birth of Xbox LIVE
Polygon has a fantastic look back at the birth of Xbox Live - and surprisingly, Halo (which didn't have a live-enabled title for the first two years of the service) plays a pretty sizable role. Great read! Thanks, cheapLEY (and e!) (Louis Wu 23:45:45 UTC) (permalink)
The Pumpkins Need You!
This is just a reminder that voting is underway for our Guilt O' Lantern contest - if you haven't cast your votes yet, please swing by and do so! (You get 5 of them, so you don't need to pick your absolute favorite pumpkin.) (Louis Wu 23:00:19 UTC) (permalink)
Workin' on the Drives
343 Artist Sparth has been doing a bunch of '30 minute sketches' recently - and his latest one is called 'Stardrive Maintenant'. Wow... just wow.
(Louis Wu 22:58:39 UTC) (permalink)
Thinking Holistically about the Halo Franchise
IGN talked to Microsoft Game Studios head Phil Spencer about a variety of subjects - and he had some pretty interesting stuff to say about Halo Wars, both the existing product and what might come from it in the future. Go see! Thanks, Revenant1988. (Louis Wu 22:57:04 UTC) (permalink)
Halo 4 WTF Moments: Infinite Devil Machine
The Tyrant sent word of a new Halo 4 WTF Moment - which is actually longer than a moment. It's a 6-minute video from a run through Reclaimer, and it shows you what can happen when you circumvent the rules. Breaking one thing sometimes breaks a lot more! (Louis Wu 22:54:45 UTC) (permalink)
News November 10 2013
Fails of the Weak Volume 164
Geoff and Gavin look at the latest batch of fails in this week's Fails of the Weak (viewable either on AchievementHunter.com or YouTube) - and while most clips show semi-familiar stuff (this IS the 164th episode, after all), the last fail is pretty impressive. Check it out! Thanks, Nikko B201. (Louis Wu 20:51:50 UTC) (permalink)
Dust Storm let us know about Podtacular 397 - with discussion ranging from Spartan Assault to the future of Halo. Go give it a listen!
(Louis Wu 20:49:48 UTC) (permalink)
News November 9 2013
First Look: Sniperhippo55 - The Halo Mole
Dust Storm and the Halo Mole Team let us know about a new contestant for the Halo Mole - Sniperhippo55. Go watch to see what he brings to the table! (Louis Wu 22:01:16 UTC) (permalink)
News November 8 2013
I think he's ready to take the red pill.
Cracked.com has 20 Drunk Texts from Famous Video Game Characters - and #10 is from your favorite Spartan. Thanks, RVideo. (Louis Wu 23:58:28 UTC) (permalink)
Weekly Halo Bulletin - Late
Weekly Halo Bulletin - Late
Somehow, I found the time Wednesday night to localize the newest Halo Bulletin, and to mention this fact on our forum - but I couldn't find the time to post it here on the front page. DOH! If you missed it, go give it a read - either on Halo Waypoint or in our Halo Bulletin Archive. It's full of birthday celebrations for Halo 4 and fun 343 Halloween costumes. With some kickass ODST screenshots, to boot. (Louis Wu 15:37:58 UTC) (permalink)
News November 7 2013
Halo 4: A Look Back
There's a pretty funny video up currently at Halo Waypoint - it's called 'Halo 4: A Look Back', and it shows off a few of the... well, less polished bits that might not have made it into the final release of the game. Here's hoping it shows up on YouTube in the not-too-distant future... I had some trouble with the Silverlight version. (Louis Wu 21:34:44 UTC) (permalink)
Guilt O' Lantern Voting - a Request
I was looking over the early votes for this year's Guilt O' Lantern contest, and I noticed a disturbing trend. There are quite a number of people who are coming in and voting for just a single pumpkin. Now one of the submitters asked if there were any rules about asking their friends to vote for them, and I said that there weren't - but I'd hope that ANYONE voting for pumpkins would be willing to look at the entire field. You have 5 votes - use 'em! By all means, cast a vote for your buddy - but realize that there are other prizes, and other worthwhile pumpkins... participate fully, rather than simply casting a single vote and walking away! Thanks. (Louis Wu 21:27:42 UTC) (permalink)
News November 6 2013
Guilt O' Lantern Voting - Now Open!
Took MUCH longer to get ready than I'd expected - but voting is now open for the Guilt O' Lantern contest. Go check out the entries... and pick your favorite 5! (Louis Wu 23:52:34 UTC) (permalink)
Clyde n Owen: Cryo Freeze
fake frogs stopped in to share the latest 'Clyde n Owen' comic - it's his first Halo-themed one, so it seemed appropriate! Check it out. (Louis Wu 23:49:31 UTC) (permalink)
MixMaker1 has mashed up the audio from the Ender's Game trailer with some Halo footage... the result isn't bad at all! Go look. (Louis Wu 23:47:53 UTC) (permalink)
Halo 4, One Year Later
FyreWulff has taken a critical look at the handling of Halo 4 over the past year - it's more negative than positive, but it's generated some interesting discussion on our forum. Definitely worth poking your head in! (Louis Wu 23:46:35 UTC) (permalink)
Halo 4's Lead Writer has left the building.
SIX min WHISTLE noticed a tweet from Chris Schlerf, lead writer for Halo 4. Looks like he's moving on from 343! Go wish him well. (Louis Wu 23:45:08 UTC) (permalink)
News November 5 2013
Guilt O' Lantern Voting - Still Coming
Apologies - I'd hoped that voting would open today for this year's Guilt O' Lantern entrants... but real life has intruded once again. I'm now shooting for tomorrow. Fingers are crossed! I'm really sorry for the delay. (Louis Wu 23:40:59 UTC) (permalink)
Red vs Blue Season 11 has been pretty impressive, all along... but the most powerful episode of the string was released last night. (To understand what that means, swing by and read Miles' post about it - awesome stuff.) Fantastic animation, great humor, a score that every episode should be entitled to... it was fantastic. Only one episode remains - are you keeping up? (Louis Wu 23:38:05 UTC) (permalink)
UGC Halo 3 Event - Coming in January
Team Beyond has news of a Halo 3 tournament officially announced by UGC - it'll be taking place early next year, in Tennessee, and the prize pool will be $4500. Go check out the details! (Louis Wu 23:34:22 UTC) (permalink)
Halo: Retrospect, a Documentary by ZoLA (Volunteers Needed)
RVideo shot us a link to a request for volunteers - Zola is making a documentary about the impact Halo has had... and needs your help! Swing by The Halo Forum for full details. (Louis Wu 23:31:41 UTC) (permalink)
Tyrant's Mythic Tips and Tricks - Volume V: The Scattershot
The Tyrant has gone back to take a look at the one weapon he never picked up in his Epilogue video - his latest video, Volume 5 of his Halo 4 Mythic Tips and Tricks, shows off how powerful the scattershot can be, especially against Knights. Good stuff!
(Louis Wu 23:29:19 UTC) (permalink)
The Balcony Room
stopped by to share a Halo Reach trick video by Termacious Trickocity that shows how to get to the 'Balcony Room' during the Pillar of Autumn mission. I've never seen this trick done before and the space you can get into is actually fairly big. Check it out! (mastrbiggy 20:02:54 UTC) (permalink)
Rolling Stone's Top Nine Game Soundtracks
Rolling Stone put together a list of the best examples of video game music - Halo CE made the list along with eight other iconic games. Nice!
(mastrbiggy 20:02:01 UTC) (permalink)
News November 4 2013
Halo 4's Birthday Week
Halo Waypoint is celebrating Halo 4's 1-year anniversary with a whole week of events - swing by this post for details. Daily Twitter giveaways, plus in-game stuff on Wednesday (the actual anniversary) - get playing! (Louis Wu 21:44:17 UTC) (permalink)
News November 3 2013
Kiko Mia: Independenza 2
RVideo sent along a link to a new Halo 2 Vista montage released on The Halo Forum - It's Kiko Mia's Independenza 2, an 18-minute behemoth containing some really nice gameplay. Yeah, it's long - but it's full of cool stuff! Go watch. (Louis Wu 23:24:37 UTC) (permalink)
Time of Dying
TheSparbiter has released a Halo music video set to Three Days Grace's 'Time of Dying'. Nice timing. (Louis Wu 23:22:36 UTC) (permalink)
First Look: Taiokaion - The Halo Mole
Dust Storm and The Halo Mole Team let us know about the first contestant video for the gameshow, The Halo Mole - go learn about Taiokaion. Is he good enough to win - or is he the mole?
(Louis Wu 23:21:36 UTC) (permalink)
News November 2 2013
Halo 4 Mythic Difficulty Guide - Epilogue
The Tyrant has wrapped up his Halo 4 Mythic Guide with an epilogue that includes a video that's more than 6 hours long! It contains a runthrough of the entire game, start to finish (minus the blind skull) - and incorporates all cutscenes, terminals, and the ten existing episodes of Spartan Ops. It's a full cinematic experience of Halo 4 - and it even has an intro from a number of community supporters! Go watch. It's fantastic. (Louis Wu 19:21:00 UTC) (permalink)
Guilt O' Lantern Update
Just a quick reminder - we closed submissions for the 2013 Guilt O' Lantern contest at midnight on Halloween - we should have all of the entries up for public voting starting early this coming week. Thanks to all the submitters - and to everyone who's going to help us pick the winners! (Louis Wu 19:19:29 UTC) (permalink)
This is Halloween 2013
AssaultGodzilla has put together a new Halo music video set to Marylin Manson's 'This is Halloween' - as always, great clips, and great synching. Go watch! (Louis Wu 19:16:56 UTC) (permalink)
The Real Spartan VLog
Halo Union has spun off a video blog from their Real Spartan series - Spartan2415 answers fan questions. Go watch!
(Louis Wu 19:16:28 UTC) (permalink)
Fails of the Weak 163
AchievementHunter's Fails of the Weak series continues (unlike, apparently, their Halo HORSE series) - the latest episode contains a bunch of examples of bad driving. You can watch it on AH.com or YouTube - thanks, Nikko B201. (Louis Wu 19:14:16 UTC) (permalink)
The Reclaimer Map Pack Trailer
A few days ago, AddiCt3d 2CHa0s sent us a link to the Reclaimer Map Pack, a set of three forged Promethean-themed maps created by Hadokenchild. We let it slide, but she didn't let that discourage her - go check out her informative post on our forum! (And be sure to grab these maps... they look great.)
(Louis Wu 19:11:11 UTC) (permalink)
Contemplating the future of Halo's Multiplayer
Nevin 'CruelLEGACEY' Douglas recently posted part 3 of his 'If I were making Halo 5' series - this one focuses on multiplayer. It's pretty well thought-out! Go see.
(Louis Wu 19:08:24 UTC) (permalink)
Working Hard Or Hardly Working?
Catching up on a few bits of older news: Flugel Meister (among other fans) pointed out a new Halo blog, haruspis - the writing is quite good. Go check it out!
(Louis Wu 19:08:02 UTC) (permalink)
News November 1 2013
The UNSC Makes an Appearance on Chinese Military Show
Kotaku ran a story about the Chinese military show, 'New Defense Observations'. According to the article the October 19th episode had a segment on "smart armor", where both the Master Chief and a UNSC Marine were used as examples of U.S. military concept armor. This is just a testament to the fine work that 405th do. Well done, you fooled the Chinese military! Thanks, padraig08. (mastrbiggy 19:16:51 UTC) (permalink)