Forward Unto Dawn Posts

October 18, 2010 / Pre-2015 Archives
October 13, 2010 / Pre-2015 Archives
October 11, 2010 / Pre-2015 Archives

Taking lessons learned from the budget limitations of Halo 3’s Forge, we explore the planning process for a large-scale BTB map in Reach using entirely objects from the Forge palette. In planning the foundation of the map, we test the limit of the new Forge’s ability to create enough terrain to support ground vehicles and come away impressed.

Click here for Part 2, Testing Ground

October 8, 2010 / Pre-2015 Archives

Continuing with the Forge theme of the past few articles, this is the first in what will be an ongoing series about crafting maps in Reach’s Forge mode, from tinkering to designing to play testing.  In the first installment, we establish the premise for the series and look ahead to where it’s going soon.

Click here for the first installment.

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August 31, 2010 / Pre-2015 Archives
August 31, 2010 / Pre-2015 Archives

Exciting times here at Forward Unto Dawn!

We would like to announce the latest staff member to join us here. A big welcome to Hedgemony, our resident Halo imagery specialist. He has kindly provided the Halo images in our latest article, touched up with his great, unique style. Shortly, we’ll have a gallery on the site dedicated to his current and future contributions. We are happy to welcome him

July 29, 2010 / Pre-2015 Archives
June 29, 2010 / Pre-2015 Archives

Narrative Evolved

Our latest article, inspired by comments from sci-fi author Richard Morgan, takes a look at the evolving narrative techniques used across the Halo franchise. We take a brief look at the successes, failures, and experiments. Just how has Bungie has managed to keep the series fresh over the years?

June 10, 2010 / Pre-2015 Archives

Sincere apologies for the delay on posting our Beta article. It’s not quite finished and ready for human consumption just yet. Rest assured that it is still coming and you should expect it “soon“.

Halo: Reach at E3  Hub

In the mean time, in anticipation for Halo: Reach’s E3 showing this year we have created a special hub for all of the exciting Reach related information