Category: Pre-2015 Archives

Archived posts prior to the site’s Halo 5 relaunch in late 2015.

December 18, 2014 / Pre-2015 Archives

The FUD crew discuss the latest Halo novel, John Shirley’s Halo: Broken Circle. In this episode: Bioshock parallels, sympathetic Prophets, and plant chafing. Show notes and listening options at

September 19, 2014 / Pre-2015 Archives

After a book-related hiatus, Forward Unto Dawn’s Halo: Reach hindsight series has been updated. Defend an ONI installation and meet a long-awaited face in the mission “Sword Base”.

September 8, 2014 / Pre-2015 Archives

Isaac and Dave discuss their PAX experiences, Lockout in Halo 2 Anniversary and the Master Chief Collection. Show notes and listening options at

July 28, 2014 / Pre-2015 Archives

Sometimes Isaac craves another outlet for his rampant speculation. And sometimes he just wants to utter the phrase “futuristic space condom.” Luckily Dust Storm had Isaac and TDSpiral on Podtacular to discuss Halo: Nightfall.. You can listen here. FUD members have also appeared on Podtacular Episodes 396, 277, 289, 303,…

July 17, 2014 / Pre-2015 Archives

The FUD crew discuss Halo 5, Halo 2 Anniversary, terminals, Nightfall, and Waypoint’s mysterious Catalog. Show notes and listening options at

February 6, 2014 / Pre-2015 Archives

The FUD crew discusses Mortal Dictata, the final Karen Traviss book, as well as discussing their overall thoughts on the completed trilogy. We also discuss Escalation, and where the story goes from here. Show notes and listening options at

November 12, 2013 / Pre-2015 Archives

FUD sat down Forgers Petetheduck and Nillapuddin to discuss Halo‘s Forge, its strengths and weaknesses, and where the game mode goes from here.

October 26, 2013 / Pre-2015 Archives

Dust Storm’s eminent Halo podcast had David and Isaac back on the show to discuss Halo: Glasslands. You can listen here. Dani sadly couldn’t join in, but you can hear his thoughts in audio form in the FUDcast’s second episode from June 2012. FUD members have also appeared on Podtacular…

September 27, 2013 / Pre-2015 Archives

In 2011, FUD interviewed Jeremy Patenaude, formerly of Ascendant Justice and now a writer at 343 Industries, about his work on Halo: The Essential Visual Guide. Microsoft has just released a new edition, Halo 4: The Essential Visual Guide, and this time we talked to another person involved. Though not…

September 14, 2013 / Pre-2015 Archives

On today, the third anniversary of the release of Halo: Reach, we’re pleased to launch a new retrospective series, “Hindsight: Reach”. We’ll be going through the campaign, focusing on the design, the combat, and the fictional underpinnings of the world of Reach as the battle rages. The series kicks off…