All Articles by Brendan Lowry

The 8 best Mass Effect books you can't miss

The Mass Effect universe is a setting that begs to be explored outside of the stories told in the games. Thankfully, there's a good amount of books available for those who want to go deeper. Here's eight great books any Mass Effect fan will love.

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Destiny 2 Io scannables location guide

In Destiny 2, several scannable objects are scattered throughout the game, containing nuggets of lore content for fans to discover. Here's our guide on every object located on the planet Io.

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Destiny 2 Hunter class guide: Class info, subclasses, skills, tips and more

Destiny 2 returns with the trio of classes from the first installment: Titan, Warlock, and Hunter. In this article, we're going to go over the Hunter in-depth. Here's our definitive guide to the class, as well as some tips and suggestions.

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Destiny 2 Titan class guide: Class info, subclasses, skill lists, tips and more

Destiny 2 returns with the trio of classes from the first installment: Titan, Warlock, and Hunter. In this article, we're going to go over the Titan in-depth. Here's our definitive guide to the class, as well as some tips and suggestions.

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Friday fun: The Halo community is dabbing, for reasons

On September 1, a new movement started for Halo. One that echoed across the internet in mere days, drawing hundreds to its cause.

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10 Halo novels that you can't miss

Halo is home to one of the most vast science fiction universes in the genre. While the games highlight some of it, the majority of the universe is explored through novels. Here a 10 books that will magnificently introduce you to Halo's expanded lore.

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Destiny 2: The story recapped and explained so far

Three years after the first game, Destiny 2 is finally here for Xbox One. Here's everything you need to know to get caught up on the story so far.

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Life is Strange: Before the Storm Episode 1 graffiti locations guide

Life is Strange: Before the Storm's introductory episode had 10 optional locations where you can vandalize with graffiti and earn an achievement. Here's our guide to finding all of them.

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Life is Strange: Before the Storm Episode 1 for Xbox One review — A dark, raw game you'll love

Deck Nine's prequel series to Life is Strange kicked off today with an introductory episode, that excels in putting the player into the shoes of a hurt, confused and angry girl whose world has crumbled around her.

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Halo timeline: Rise of humanity and the Spartan program

After a complete defeat at the hands of the Forerunners in the ancient times, humanity grew to rebuild and once again thrive on Earth — and beyond. This is the story of the rise of humanity in Halo's current era.

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The Escapists 2 for Xbox One review: A compelling prison break experience

The Escapists 2 by Team17 is a challenging, yet addicting title in which you attempt to break out of prison by any means necessary. Despite some bugs and gameplay frustrations, the title is overall a fun, tense, and entertaining experience.

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Destiny 2 for Xbox One needs to answer these 5 lingering questions

With Destiny 2 for Xbox weeks from launch, excitement is building around Bungie's next installment in the franchise. But the first game — and what we've seen so far of the second — leave some questions the game will need to answer.

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Halo timeline: Growth and expansion of the Covenant empire

Following the birth of the Covenant, the new Sangheili-San'Shyuum coalition explored the galaxy searching for Forerunner artifacts — and along the way encountered several species that they would come to integrate into the alliance.

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Metro: Exodus for Xbox One — everything we know so far

4A Games' Metro series has earned critical acclaim in the gaming industry since its debut. The developer revealed the next installment in the franchise, Metro: Exodus, at E3 last June. Here's everything we know so far.

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Halo timeline: War of Beginnings and formation of the Covenant

After the firing of the Halos, the galaxy began to rebuild. Forerunner artifacts left behind from the past were in abundance — and two species, the Sangheili and the San'Shyuum, went to war over a disagreement about how they were to be used.

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5 of Halo's freakiest creatures, oddities, and entities

The Halo universe is filled with strangeness and oddities — but some of them are way stranger than the others. In this article, we identify what we think are the top five freakiest things in Halo.

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How to win (and dominate) in Overwatch Summer Games Lucioball mode

Recently, the 2017 Summer Games Event for Overwatch recently went live, and with it came the return of the soccer-inspired Lucioball game mode. Here are some essential tips you need to know to beat the competition!

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Minecraft: Story Mode Season 2 Episode 2 has a new trailer, digging soon onto Xbox One and Windows 10

Telltale's Minecraft series recently launched its pilot episode of its second season. The second episode comes out this month, and Telltale has a new trailer. Check it out!

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Halo timeline: Forerunner-Flood War and the firing of the Halo arrays

Following the defeat of humanity by the Forerunners, an era of peace followed ... but it didn't last. 10,000 years later, the parasitic Flood re-emerged and began a vicious offensive that brought the Forerunners to their knees.

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Batman: The Enemy Within Episode 1 review — A gripping, intense introduction

Featuring excellent voice acting, a well-written plot full of twists and turns, and strong gameplay variety, the first episode of Batman: The Enemy Within is a thrilling introduction to Telltale Games' next entry into the episodic adventure genre.

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