Gamescom is a great place to meet with developers and last week was no exception. The man behind State of Mind is a captivating person, his passion for storytelling and the future was catching and when we left we were really impatient to try the final game ourselves. We have been impressed by the apparent depth of the plot and the themes he chose to include, so please take a few minutes to check out the following presentation.
@amerakindesi: I liked 4's campaign as well, 5 was a massive misstep and while Joe isn't necessary for the H5 campaign to be good, I think he is necessary for it to be epic. (1 Hour ago)
To be frank though I loved halo 1, halo 2, halo 3, halo 4 campaigns in that order. 4 was my fav. (1 Hour ago)
@Tiz: i see he had major impact on halo:ce, halo 2, halo 3odst...good sign (1 Hour ago)
There are a couple of videos of him flitting about the 343 offices and talking about Halo memorabilia and while it isn't confirmed, I'd be surprised if he isn't on H6. (1 Hour ago)
@amerakindesi: Staten along with Marty O'Donnell was a key figure at Bungie and is now Senior Creative Director at Microsoft, he joined too late to influence Halo 5, but just in time to start Halo 6. (1 Hour ago)