Halo 3's multiplayer can be a frustrating experience for beginners. At one time expletives that would embarrass even the filthiest dregs of Xbox Live spewed from between Games Radar's clenched teeth at least ten times a match, and generally included the sentence, "But I pressed the [expletive deleted] melee button first!" But they persisted, and every time one of their limp, damaged bodies careened into a jagged rock they learned something. After countless matches (actually, the exact number is recorded, but they would rather not think about it), it was the bodies of their opponents that were doing the careening.
These tips, collected from around the GamesRadar office, have propelled them from neophytes to MVPs.