Introducing HCS Listen-In

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The Halo Championship Series: Pro League is now officially underway, and Halo fans across the globe have had their dials tuned to for the latest news, standings, and info on top Halo players and teams. With Week 1 of the Summer 2016 season in the books, Halo esports fans now have a brand new destination to get their fix – but this time the action is all auditory. We're excited to announce the debut of HCS Listen-In, the official Halo esports podcast.

 Hosted by 343 Industries staff, HCS Listen-In will cover the latest news and rumors, recap and preview all the drama of the HCS Pro League, and give fans insight straight from the pros into the deep, exciting, and evolving world of Halo esports. From special guests that include experienced veterans and up-and-coming stars, HCS Listen-In will give Halo fans all over the world the official inside story on the HCS Pro League.

The inaugural episode breaks down all the Week 1 action – and looks ahead to Week 2 matchups – from the HCS Pro League, takes a closer look at the HCS Open Circuit, explores the latest roster moves, answers community questions, and more.

You can listen to the very first episode here on SoundCloud, and we'll be releasing the show through other major podcast distrubitors very soon. Be sure to tune in each week as HCS Listen-In takes fans along for the ride on the road to the Summer 2016 Finals and beyond.


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