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jediyoshi 06-10-2014 10:17 PM

Can't wait for the everything else collection that has ODST and Reach.

Gowans 06-10-2014 10:17 PM

WHAT AN OP!

Just what we need, can't wait for this game.

CyReN 06-10-2014 10:18 PM

So excited.

Booshka 06-10-2014 10:18 PM

Waiting patiently for PC release

_woLf 06-10-2014 10:19 PM

I just remembered I'll be able to play CTF on Sanctuary again.

OMG.

kinoki 06-10-2014 10:20 PM

Why release them as one pack instead of seperatly with a cumulative multiplayer component? I think they'd make more money. Or just 3 packs: Halo 1&2, Halo 3 and ODST and a Halo 4 + additional content and Halo 5 beta.

Archpath1 06-10-2014 10:20 PM

[QUOTE=maximrace;115803941]So Halo 2A will have all the Mp maps in better visuals and 6 in a new engine?[/QUOTE]

I think thats what is happening , it be dumb to only offer 6, so all with 6 remastered

rokkerkory 06-10-2014 10:21 PM

Halo 4 was prob the best looking 360 game. I can't imagine it in 1080p60!!

This is the game of the decade literally.

Falagard 06-10-2014 10:21 PM

[QUOTE=link1201;115802171]I never even thought about that. I am guessing since Spartan Ops has been confirmed to be included thay are running on dedicated servers.[/QUOTE]

It's probably fair that you think that, but I don't think it's a given.

Frankie?

ebullientprism 06-10-2014 10:21 PM

Fantastic OP.

Collection of the forever.

[QUOTE=king grimlock;115797449]Blur doing almost 60 minutes of cutscenes? Wouldn't that be extremely expensive?[/QUOTE]

Its MS. I doubt they are gonna feel the pinch. :P

gAg CruSh3r 06-10-2014 10:22 PM

Great job OP! I am so so sooo excited for this!

Bam Bam Baklava 06-10-2014 10:22 PM

[QUOTE=rokkerkory;115805375]Halo 4 was prob the best looking 360 game. I can't imagine it in 1080p60!!

This is the game of the decade literally.[/QUOTE]

Which decade?

Majanew 06-10-2014 10:22 PM

[QUOTE=Chinner;115797668]was kinda expecting more from the graphics for halo 2 remake.[/QUOTE]

Same. MC doesn't even look as good as the first Halo 2 teaser from a decade ago. [url]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cojjVDdtB8g[/url]

And I didn't know the cutscenes were CG. That's a big disappointment. I love CG, just not in my videogames because the gulf is enormous. :(

And looks like the cutscenes kept the huge black borders in case you're too dumb to know it's a cutscene. Oy.


And watching more of the gameplay, it seems as if the 1080p/60fps target isn't leaving room for AA. Halo 3 to still be a jag-fest?

DopeyFish 06-10-2014 10:23 PM

[QUOTE=_woLf;115804811]I just remembered I'll be able to play CTF on Sanctuary again.

OMG.[/QUOTE]

And you can contest the flag!

!!!

link1201 06-10-2014 10:23 PM

[QUOTE=Falagard;115805516]It's probably fair that you think that, but I don't think it's a given.

Frankie?[/QUOTE]

I don't blame you there. Should be a good couple Halo:Buletins coming up. :)

barneystuta83 06-10-2014 10:23 PM

The best OT that is not an OT. Outstanding work.

divinedbullet 06-10-2014 10:24 PM

[QUOTE=shinobi602;115797821][IMG]http://static4.businessinsider.com/image/5049fdefecad04a361000008/throwing-money.gif[/IMG][/QUOTE]
This .
I can't even imagine the amount of consoles getting sold because of this . $$$

Korosenai 06-10-2014 10:25 PM

Subbed, amazing thread op!

Cant wait for this to come oout.

Iced_Eagle 06-10-2014 10:25 PM

[QUOTE=Bam Bam Baklava;115805873]Which decade?[/QUOTE]

All decades.

Really can't wait to put this in the drive for the first time and hear those monks chant! This is really one of the best values in gaming ever.

Also, Halo 1 getting online multiplayer for the first time. Fuck. It's a dream come true.

biRdy 06-10-2014 10:25 PM

Can't wait, this has to be the best offer in terms of content for $60. Would be cool if one day we could get a Marcus Fenix Collection for the gears franchise as well.

Spiders 06-10-2014 10:25 PM

Can't wait to see Halo 3 in 1080p. Dat HDR.

Archpath1 06-10-2014 10:25 PM

Finally some real BTB awe yeah. The bomb is armed!!

Simply Sami 06-10-2014 10:26 PM

[QUOTE=Gandie;115803272]Am I understanding that right? Dedicated servers for Coop games? That would be absolutely fantastic.[/QUOTE]

Yes.

But I would also like them to have coop matchmaking.

Confrontation 06-10-2014 10:26 PM

I'm so jealous.

Homeboyd 06-10-2014 10:28 PM

Never has a thread been more necessary... Great job with it btw.

I'm buying the everloving shit out of an xbone just for this. JUST for this.

Twilight Gap 06-10-2014 10:28 PM

[QUOTE=Fracas;115794572]edit: I guess this isn't an OT, nevermind[/QUOTE]

Yea I don't think the Halo OT is supposed to go up until next week. Confusion isn't going to wait that long though...

Amputechture 06-10-2014 10:29 PM

I really with I was more of a hardcore Halo fan, because this is the ultimate fan-service. Unbelievable. Will buy Day effing ONE!

DopeyFish 06-10-2014 10:31 PM

I am actually happy that we can play HaloCE multiplayer on console FOR THE FIRST TIME without messing around with complicated system link tunneling.

Wounded 06-10-2014 10:32 PM

So excited for this. I bet Halo 3 will look great in 1080p, even with no texture improvements.

Here's one I made earlier:

[IMG]http://i.imgur.com/oYGIVub.jpg[/IMG]

IxmagicmanIx 06-10-2014 10:32 PM

New favorite thread.

Sai-kun 06-10-2014 10:33 PM

Amazing subtitle.

RetroStu 06-10-2014 10:34 PM

[QUOTE=Majanew;115805984]Same. MC doesn't even look as good as the first Halo 2 teaser from a decade ago. [url]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cojjVDdtB8g[/url]

And I didn't know the cutscenes were CG. That's a big disappointment. I love CG, just not in my videogames because the gulf is enormous. :(

And looks like the cutscenes kept the huge black borders in case you're too dumb to know it's a cutscene. Oy.


And watching more of the gameplay, it seems as if the 1080p/60fps target isn't leaving room for AA. Halo 3 to still be a jag-fest?[/QUOTE]

I posted this in the other Halo thread but i'll post it here as well in responce to your post as i think this is what will happen imo -

[B]Its not finished but i wouldn't expect it to get much better. It would be a bit silly to have a Halo 1-4 collection where Halo 2 is by far the best looking game. It will imo stay close to Halo 4 level so we have a 1080p/60fps Halo collection where all the games look very similar in quality.[/B]

RyudBoy 06-10-2014 10:34 PM

Amazing job on the thread, OP. Very informative.

My mind is still blown away by the amount of content that will be included in this collection, and I can't wait to get my hands on it. Even though I've stated in the past that I kind of regretted buying an XB1 at launch, I can finally say that really I'm glad that I have one. This game is just one of the reasons. There are several more to look forward to this fall and in 2015.

Diablohead 06-10-2014 10:34 PM

Subbed to the thread, something I usually don't do unless it's really worth following.

I'm still confused about this hybrid MP engine also included, all the base games are awesome but there is still a cloud of mystery over the 5th MP engine included.

Pre-ordered already.

BOMB ARMED

BOMB PLANTED

ROUND OVER

Doffen 06-10-2014 10:35 PM

Great work OP! A solid thread with all the info we need.
Cheers!

Digital-Hero 06-10-2014 10:35 PM

I know what this is saying but it reads funny.

[QUOTE]
- Halo 3 and Halo 4 [U]will not be remastered with HD graphics[/U]
- [U]Both games will now render in 1080p[/U] at 60fps.[/QUOTE]

Twilight Gap 06-10-2014 10:36 PM

[QUOTE=Digital-Hero;115809386]I know what this is saying but it reads funny.[/QUOTE]

whoops.

jem0208 06-10-2014 10:36 PM

[QUOTE=Bam Bam Baklava;115805873]Which decade?[/QUOTE]

Every decade.

bananafactory 06-10-2014 10:37 PM

[QUOTE=Majanew;115805984]Same. MC doesn't even look as good as the first Halo 2 teaser from a decade ago. [url]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cojjVDdtB8g[/url]

And I didn't know the cutscenes were CG. That's a big disappointment. I love CG, just not in my videogames because the gulf is enormous. :(

And looks like the cutscenes kept the huge black borders in case you're too dumb to know it's a cutscene. Oy.


And watching more of the gameplay, it seems as if the 1080p/60fps target isn't leaving room for AA. Halo 3 to still be a jag-fest?[/QUOTE]

Yeah, I expressed my disappointment at this as well. The Halo 2 footage I saw yesterday had terrible aliasing.

ryan299 06-10-2014 10:37 PM

Great thread. I wish ODST was included but I won't complain bc this collection is better than I thought it would be.

I want to get this digitally but lately MS has been giving credit out if you preorder it from their store, so we'll see.

Spitz 06-10-2014 10:37 PM

Halo 3 Campaign Missions 6 and 7 videos asap please. The Hornet against the Scarabs giving me wet dreams since 2007.

Please add ODST Firefight as DLC.

weeeeezy 06-10-2014 10:37 PM

I'm so confused, weren't we going to get some live stream gameplay today???

Falagard 06-10-2014 10:38 PM

[QUOTE=Gandie;115803272]Am I understanding that right? Dedicated servers for Coop games? That would be absolutely fantastic.[/QUOTE]

I'm not sure 343 has said this yet. Someone needs to post a link where this was confirmed. Anyone?

Digital-Hero 06-10-2014 10:39 PM

What is this from? That is not in-game. Can't be.
[IMG]http://i.imgur.com/zTZxhJP.jpg[/IMG]

Darkmakaimura 06-10-2014 10:39 PM

Pre-ordered after the show yesterday. Best game of E3 imho.
[QUOTE=weeeeezy;115809827]I'm so confused, weren't we going to get some live stream gameplay today???[/QUOTE]
It was on Twitch earlier unless you're referring to something else. I missed a lot of it there.

Did they show off any SP gameplay and if so, any YouTube links?

Skele7on 06-10-2014 10:39 PM

I canceled my pre order just so I could hit pre order again.

All hail the return of competitive halo.

GOOD BYE POSITIVE REP!

SOLIDDDD 06-10-2014 10:40 PM

So excited to see Halo moving forward in the right direction again. No more trying to appeal to the mass casual audience like what happened with Halo 4. 343 has shown they're willing to learn from their mistakes and looks to be not only broadening their horizons by introducing many who have never played Halo to nearly the entire collection, but also catering to their hardcore fanbase who may have previously left after being fedup of dealing with things like sprint, loadouts, no set weapon spawns. I'm so excited to get this game in my veins. The golden days of Halo 2/3 are some of my fondest gaming memories and I was crushed by what became of the series between Reach and Halo 4. Sure the COD fans may buy your game, but the numbers clearly showed once the newer yearly COD game was released they flocked back to what they know.

Kajiba 06-10-2014 10:40 PM

Still kinda amazed that in the future, i'm going to have all four games on one disc on 11/11.

Just crazy.

Falagard 06-10-2014 10:41 PM

[QUOTE=weeeeezy;115809827]I'm so confused, weren't we going to get some live stream gameplay today???[/QUOTE]

You missed it - it was on Twitch about half an hour ago.

Random17 06-10-2014 10:41 PM

[QUOTE=Digital-Hero;115810406]What is this from? That is not in-game. Can't be.
[/QUOTE]
CGI cutscene by Blur studios.


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