Charting the highs and higher highs of Microsoft's third person shooter franchise.
Just when you think the story is over, these 13 post-credits stingers emerged to shock us and maybe even set up the next chapter.
Of the many years with big game releases, 2008 is arguably one of the most memorable. Let's take a look back on its most important titles.
Titles like Jetpac Refuelled and the Viva Pinata games even have touch controls.
From alien berserkers to... more alien berserkers.
Being eaten alive sucks but it's certainly a living for these foes.
The biggest of the bads.
From E-Day to the Swarm era, the series has delivered tons of memories.
After seemingly endless trials and torments, these heroes are still standing.
Ending with not so much of a bang.
Size truly doesn't matter in the case of these 15 bosses.
Some bosses are legendary in their toughness. These bosses, on the other hand, should be demoted to regular baddies instead.
Not a fan of "Simon Says"? These boss battles may annoy you even more.
The series isn't known for its difficult boss fights but these monstrosities still warrant a look.
Some moments come and go but some tragic scenes are forever.
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A look at some of the most worst endings in video games
Microsoft's epic franchise crosses the 19 million sales mark