Halo 5: Guardians – Hammer Storm Update

Firstly, Grifball is back! As part of their Spring/Summer 2016 content update, 343 Industries releases the Hammer Storm update for Halo 5: Guardians on Xbox One this week. In addition to Grifball, Assault and Fiesta game modes have been added, there’s a new map called “Torque”, a ton of new REQ items and the return of the Halo CE Pistol. The end of the gameplay trailer (above) gives us a glimpse of Warzone Firefight, a welcomed addition since it was added to both Halo ODST and Halo: Reach. Head over to Halo Waypoint for more information on the Hammer Storm update. 


HTC Vive Announced

HTC announced that it will release the SteamVR powered Virtual Reality Headset, developed in partnership with Valve, this April. It will compete with the Oculus Rift and yet to be announced for release PlayStation VR Headsets. The device will cost $799.99 (USD) and include the VR Headset, two controller wands and two sensors. Early adopters will be treated to two free VR games Job Simulator and Fantastic Contraption (Both trailers are below). Preorders start on Monday February 29th head over the the VIVE site for more info.