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GamesCom: Halo ODST images

GamesCom: Halo ODST images

Bungie's Halo 3 ODST also had images in the press kit, 22 to be exact. Many of them are from E3 so just take these images as a summary of previous galleries.

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Commented on 2009-08-19 11:46:57
Nothing that we already haven't seen in videos. Just a little over a month more.
Commented on 2009-08-19 12:00:55
The cutscenes look awesome, i'll give it that, even the H3 ones were amazing. Everything else...meh.
Commented on 2009-08-19 13:44:18
is it the same engine as halo 3,it looks no better imo
Commented on 2009-08-19 13:58:40 In reply to ramiuk1
Posted by ramiuk1
is it the same engine as halo 3,it looks no better imo
thats what they call an expansion...

but still its overpriced
Commented on 2009-08-19 16:31:16 In reply to Redneck
Posted by Redneck
thats what they call an expansion...

but still its overpriced
I don't see how its overpriced. 6-7 hour gameplay(plus hidden extras), standalone multiplayer if I remember correctly and all of Halo 3's 24 maps.
Commented on 2009-08-19 16:50:18
The game only comes with 3 three new MP maps and it does have a pretty short campaign, so that's not cool.

However, I'm probably going to break down and buy this anyhow simply b/c of the Reach beta (damn you Microsoft) and the firefight mode looks like a little slice of FPS heaven. I loved horde mode in Gears soooo much and this looks like it will offer the same great experience for those of us who simply love co-op stuff for shooters.
Commented on 2009-08-19 17:57:34
meh, overpriced and it looks like an original xbox game.
Commented on 2009-08-19 19:31:19
Sigh, Fatso- you should really take a look at what original Xbox games look like. As I've said before, the H3 engine still does some very nice things that other engines don't( color depth is only rivaled by Uncharted 2, IMO) and it's the Art style that hampers it for the most part( doesn't bother me Per se- I think they have cool designs, they just need a more realistic look). Funny how people bitch about the "greys and browns", and when a colorful game comes out they complain that it looks too cartoony. The Lighting in this engine is great( especially the glows and HDR). But whatever, bottom line is bungie makes great games and Firefight with Halo gameplay will be incredible...
Commented on 2009-08-19 19:32:22 In reply to Redneck
Posted by Redneck
thats what they call an expansion...

but still its overpriced
yeah if you want the luxery of excusing the visuals, and amount of new content, on the fact that its an expansion then you dont charge it the price of a full retail release.

Charge the price of a full retail release then it should rightly be looked upon, and judge, as such.
Commented on 2009-08-19 22:21:47
TBH. Because its Halo, and because its undoubtedly a good game anyway, it will still sell. and sell well. Even if it is overpriced.

Just FYI, with the amount of time i've ended up playing Halo, its easily worth double or triple compared to my other games. Just saying. I'm sure we all have games where the entry price is really cheap compared to the amount we've played it.
Commented on 2009-08-20 09:58:15 In reply to FordGTGuy
Posted by FordGTGuy
I don't see how its overpriced. 6-7 hour gameplay(plus hidden extras), standalone multiplayer if I remember correctly and all of Halo 3's 24 maps.
So it's not overpriced because it comes with a ton of content that we all already own... awesome.

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