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The Night Owl

Coder by day, gamer and film fan by night. Websites are one of many things I do. A big fan of classic/retro gaming especially of Atari systems. I can also cook. ;)

Halo MCC – Time to give custom games love

A compelling video was posted last week on YouTube that highlighted some significant issues that are still with Halo: The Master Chief Collection. The discussion in this case is that despite progress being made on matchmaking, custom games and Forge mode continue to be neglected and are impacting one of the […]

Hunting the truth with Halo 5

UPDATED: Over the weekend, a teaser site appeared on tumblr with a countdown clock, hinting that something was coming very soon in relation the Halo 5: Guardians. That plus the Twitter hashtag #HUNTtheTRUTH and a confirmation that server hosting will be supported for all game types (including customs) […]

Emulation on Surface Pro – 2015 Edition

It’s been more than twelve months since I posted an article covering my experiences with running various computer and console emulators on my trusty old Surface Pro. When traveling you aren’t always guaranteed of having a network connection or television services so having a flexible entertainment device can come in very handy, especially […]