343 Industries

343 Industries is an American video game studio located in Redmond, Washington. The company was established in 2007 by Microsoft Studios to oversee the development of the Halo franchise following a split between Microsoft and Bungie. Halo 4 was the first series title to be released by 343 Industries.

Latest 343 Industries News
Halo 3 Remastered Won't Happen Says 343 Community Manager

Halo 3 Remastered Won’t Happen Says 343 Community Manager

Halo 3 may be the first title in the series that does not get the remaster treatment as a stand-alone title. Since the release of the original Halo: Combat Evolved and the...
First 15 - Halo Wars 2 Blitzvideo

First 15 – Halo Wars 2 Blitz

CGM Takes a look at the new Blitz mode featured in Halo Wars 2. Footage taken from a build at 343 Industries.
The Dawn of Atriox: A Look at Halo Wars 2

The Dawn of Atriox: A Look at Halo Wars 2

Halo Wars is a series that managed the impossible: taking the lore and concept of Halo and blending it with the RTS Genre. Hitting the Xbox 360 in 2009, it was...
Halo Wars 2 Preview: Could make new RTS Fans

Halo Wars 2 Preview: Could Make New RTS Fans

When Halo Wars launched in 2009, it was met with a lot of criticism. Traditionally RTS games don’t translate well onto consoles—the required simplicity made it difficult for traditional RTS fans...
Halo Wars 2 Open Beta Screens Leaked 2

Halo Wars 2 Open Beta Screens Leaked

For those yearning for the fast-paced action of the Halo franchise, combined with the thrilling gameplay of an RTS can get their fix in Halo Wars 2, which, thanks to leaked images will be...
First Strike Games Bring Hard Hitting Talent to New Studio 1

First Strike Games Bring Hard Hitting Talent to New Studio

The Games industry is built on change. As one studio loses staff, another will pick them up and develop new concepts with that talent. First Strike Games is a new studio,...
343 Industries Honours Community Members' Loss

343 Industries Honours Community Members’ Loss

As a part of the new update for Halo 5, developer, 343 Industries, is honouring the harrowing loss two community members suffered. Adam and his wife Rebecca lost their daughters, Trinity and...
Hammer Storm Brings Back Old Favourites and More to Halo 5

Hammer Storm Brings Back Old Favourites and More to Halo 5

Halo players looking for some shiny new content don’t have to wait, the Hammer Storm update is out today with a flashy trailer to show off all that’s new and coming. With...
Halo 5 Beta and Pre-Orders Details - 49488

Halo 5 Beta and Pre-Orders Details

This week, Xbox announced the launch of Halo 5: Guardians Multiplayer Beta, which promises to be the next evolution in multiplayer gaming. Following the legacy that Halo has left as the definitive arena...
Halo: The Master Chief Collection (Xbox One) Review 6

Halo: The Master Chief Collection (Xbox One) Review

Definitive, complete, the total package; if you own an Xbox One there are a lot of great games out there, but up to this point only one can truly claim those...
Halo 2 PC servers shutting down - 2013-01-17 19:37:34

Halo 2 PC servers shutting down

In a blog post on the Halo Waypoint website, 343 Industries announced that they will be shutting down the servers for Halo 2 on the PC. If you’re still playing online,...
Halo 4 (Xbox 360) Review 1

Halo 4 (Xbox 360) Review

Hail To The Chief It took five years and the gargantuan effort of changing stewards from one studio to another, but the title that put the Xbox where it is today has...