HOW TO GET YOUR TEAM READY FOR THE GRIFBALL SEASON

Signups for the Good Games League, GrifballHub’s recreational Grifball league, open on Friday, March 4. But how exactly do you register your team for the league? Registering is a three step process: 1) Register yourself on the GrifballHub forums. You must be registered for the forums to register your team and edit your roster. Your forum […]

WHERE IS THE GRIFBALL PLAYLIST ON THE MASTER CHIEF COLLECTION?

For the past five years, GrifballHub has had the privilege of being responsible for creating the Grifball maps and gametypes that go into matchmaking. The Grifball community makes them and, after careful vetting from our own forge wizards, we send them to 343 Industries for possible inclusion in the Grifball matchmaking playlist. We did this […]

FORGING A HALO 3 GRIFBALL MAP (OR THANK HEAVEN FOR PHASING AND MAGNETS)

Forge guru NOKYARD has put together a 10 minute video showcasing some of the advanced techniques needed for building a Grifball court in Halo 3. Halo 3 Forge forced builders to be very creative and inventive in order to accomplish even the simplest of tasks. Says NOKYARD: This is a reconstruction of the Halo 3 […]

HOW TO REPORT GAMES, HIGHLIGHTS, AND ACHIEVEABLES ON THE MASTER CHIEF COLLECTION

With the Master Chief Collection comes a large list of new features — and some that are missing. As such, normal Grifball league procedures regarding things such as reporting game results are a bit different. REPORTING GAMES Halo Waypoint currently has no detailed post-game reports for the MCC. While previous Halo titles allowed players to […]

COMMUNITY CONTENT: PACKMAN’S TOP 5 GRIFBALLHUB COMMENTATORS

Grifball livestreams are known because of their announcers. These are some of the most well known announcers and make the game so much fun to watch. #5. DJ Blue While he’s just recently started commentating for Hub, DJ Blue was made to commentate. With a DJ and radio background, his voice is wickedly awesome and […]

HALO 4 TIPS AND TRICKS: RUNNING

In Grifball, the entire point of the game is to move the ball down the court. Teams have found great success doing that through excellent tanking, launching, or trick running. Our Grifball FAQ defines runners as: The Runner (aka “Trick Runner”, aka “Grif”) – This is the guy who carries the ball and is responsible […]

HALO 4 TIPS AND TRICKS: TANKING

In Grifball, solid tanking is a must for any winning team. Although some teams have found success with a negative K/D spread, getting lots of kills is still the most sure-fire way of scoring the ball. Our Grifball FAQ defines tanks as: Tanks – A tanks job is really quite simple: plow through everything in their way […]

HOW TO BUILD AN AWESOME GRIFBALL REPUTATION

With hundreds of teams and thousands of players participating in the Grifball community, it’s easy for a Grifballer to feel lost in the crowd, especially considering that 90% of players are in their first or second Grifball season. Being the new kid on the court can be a frustrating experience, particularly in a sport like […]

HALO WAYPOINT POSTS TOP 10 GRIFBALL TIPS

Last week, Halo Waypoint solicited the Grifball community to come up with hot tips for new Grifballers playing the Sport of the Future for the first time in Halo 4. The top ten tips were collected and posted on the Waypoint blog this week: Take advantage of the bomb throwing ability and keep [the ball] moving around. […]