Aaron Mayorga
Aside you can probably tell, I write primarily about Halo eSports. Outside of ESN, I am a Communications major at Manhattan College.

Examining Crowdfunding in Halo

Last week, we got a flurry of new information regarding the tournament’s size and scope, but today, we are going to be focusing on the crowdfunding aspect of not just the HWC but the Halo Championship Series as a whole. However, in order to understand how
3 years ago - Halo

New Halo World Championship Info Revealed

Originally announced at gamescom 2015 this past August, the Halo World Championship (HWC) sent the competitive Halo scene into a massive frenzy. Promising a $1 million dollar prize pool (plus crowdfunding), the announcement gave competitive Halo fans insi
3 years ago - Halo

Clan Support Returns in Halo 5

The implementation of clan support has been one of the most requested features ever since it’s first and only appearance in Halo 2; however, all of that seems to have changed with the soft launch of Halo 5’s Spartan Companies.
3 years ago - Halo

Changes to Halo 5 CSR Announced

Last night, 343 Industries’ Studio Head Josh Holmes put the cherry on top of what has been a very good week for Halo fans, as he outlined changes made to Halo 5: Guardians’ skill-based matchmaking system, the Competitive Skill Rating (CSR) among other thi
3 years ago - Halo

Gfinity Announces Weekly Halo 5 Cups

Halo’s competitive resurgence continues as, earlier today, European eSports tournament organizer, Gfinity, announced that, starting on Nov. 1, they will begin hosting weekly online cups that are free-to-enter.
3 years ago - Halo

Halo 5: What to Expect on Day One

This week has brought a treasure trove of new information for Halo 5: Guardians. With Halo 5 having gone gold exactly one week ago, it’s time to run down what you can expect when you finally get your copy of Halo 5: Guardians.
3 years ago - Halo

Master Chief Collection: Patch Notes 10-13-15

Yesterday, 343 Industries released the latest update for Halo: The Master Chief Collection, and the patch is the first in months, with the last patch coming almost five months ago on May 30.
3 years ago - Halo

Metal Gear Online 3: A Future eSport?

Generally, whenever you hear the phrase Metal Gear, a singleplayer experience probably comes to mind. The term eSport; however, does not, but does that mean it’s outside of the realm of possibility?
3 years ago - The OP

Stick with It: Extending the MCC’s Lifespan

319 days -- 10 months and 2 weeks. That’s how long 343 Industries’ Halo: The Master Chief Collection has, for all intents and purposes, been broken.
3 years ago - Halo