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Microsoft to Debut Final Halo Game
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Microsoft to Debut Final Halo Game

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Microsoft to Debut Final Halo Game

Microsoft to Debut Final Halo Game
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The final installment of Microsoft's video game trilogy, Halo, goes on sale at midnight. Halo has been one of the most popular games of all time. Psychologists at Microsoft have used one-way mirrors, and sophisticated testing to help designers create an experience that won't be too hard, or too easy. They discuss what makes a video game fun and frustrating.

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