Like many others, I remember the day I first played Halo. I had gone to a friends house, still in my mind that I wanted a PS2 for my birthday, and just thinking about all the awesome games that came on it. There were a bunch of people playing this shooter that I hadn’t seen before, and it was on a console. (All previous shooters I had seen had been exclusively for the PC). It looked like fun, and everyone was having a laugh, so I joined in. Turns out they were playing Halo, for the Xbox. I didn’t play for very long, but I had a hell of a lot of fun. It even changed my mind completely from that moment. I wanted an Xbox with Halo. Continue reading