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Deputy Moonman
(06-11-2014, 07:42 PM)
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Originally Posted by ElyrionX

I played the shit out of them, especially 3, so I'd like to think I do "understand". I just don't see it though. Framerate was rarely a problem for the Halo series and while the visuals have usually not been mindblowing, they were serviceable. Online infrastructure have always been pretty good AFAIK.

Well for one, I think your point about visuals not being mind blowing is incorrect. The first Halo was incredible at the time, and each new Halo game, especially 3 and 4, have really ramped up the graphics department, if not in multiplayer, then at least in campaign.

And you kind of answered your own question:

Originally Posted by ElyrionX

Sure, Halo (along with CoD) have effectively the best mechanics in the shooter genre but this really doesn't bring anything much to the table except for compiling four old games and making them conveniently accessible on a new console. Why are people so easily excited?