Video Xbox 360

The Microsoft event was also featuring a presentation of Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary, commented by the developers. They also shown a video of what is going to replace the textual terminals of the first Halo.

spacemanjupiter
spacemanjupiter
Commented on 2011-08-18 00:10:49
Damn... If there is one time I'd ever ask to age faster and get to NOV 15th, its now.
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digi_matrix
digi_matrix
Commented on 2011-08-18 00:19:33
How can you watch this without getting a nostalgia boner?

Bungie innovating once again, with real time remake/original switching!
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FemaleTengu
FemaleTengu
Commented on 2011-08-18 00:19:46
a a a a a awesome :D


@digi matrix
theb Halo CE remake is not from Bungie ;)
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digi_matrix
digi_matrix
Commented on 2011-08-18 00:37:50 In reply to FemaleTengu
Posted by FemaleTengu
a a a a a awesome :D


@digi matrix
theb Halo CE remake is not from Bungie ;)
Oh right, I forgot. 343 Industries.
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nostradamus
nostradamus
Commented on 2011-08-18 00:46:03
Holy shit, when it started I thought that WAS the remastred version... Halo: CE remarkably holds up in almost every levels even 10 yers later, and then holy crap, switch to new age look.

These previous HDRemasters really set the bar low of what to expect in a HDmake.
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Adropacrich2
Adropacrich2
Commented on 2011-08-18 01:02:05
I think you could quite easily argue that the game will feel altogether different as a result of these extra colour schemes- Halo1 had this very much lonely feel to it at times and that does come down to space and colour. Either way this particularly level looked gorgeous and i like how i can play different flavours of the game now

Hope they don't change Cortana's short hair in the visual update

And yes that's the thing i always get when i play Halo1, it does still stand up visually even today. Going back and forth bewteen the two is a bit unfair because what we're seeing is drastically different, rather than drastically better- both look great i think
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KORNdog
KORNdog
Commented on 2011-08-18 01:17:37
So gonna rent this, might be fun blasting through again in co-op.
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BLackHawkodst
BLackHawkodst
Commented on 2011-08-18 01:40:29
Man so much love and attention to detail, a true HD remake DAY 1!
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alimokrane
alimokrane
Commented on 2011-08-18 01:46:00
I said it before, I'll say it again this is HOW YOU BLOODY do an HD remake inlike the lazy crap we're getting these days - I am looking at you Ubisoft!
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Jin187
Jin187
Commented on 2011-08-18 01:51:33
It looks fantastic, day one!
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Pablopictures
Pablopictures
Commented on 2011-08-18 02:06:26
The first true HD remake of the generation.
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FordGTGuy
FordGTGuy
Commented on 2011-08-18 04:26:29 In reply to digi_matrix
Posted by digi_matrix
How can you watch this without getting a nostalgia boner?

Bungie innovating once again, with real time remake/original switching!
This is 343 Studios and not Bungie.
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Drsw36
Drsw36
Commented on 2011-08-18 04:52:20 In reply to alimokrane
Posted by alimokrane
I said it before, I'll say it again this is HOW YOU BLOODY do an HD remake inlike the lazy crap we're getting these days - I am looking at you Ubisoft!
Not every game companies want to put money and effort into a HD remake. Its understandable. I'm fine with HD ports.
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bleachedsmiles
bleachedsmiles
Commented on 2011-08-18 05:50:46 In reply to digi_matrix
Posted by digi_matrix
How can you watch this without getting a nostalgia boner?

Bungie innovating once again, with real time remake/original switching!
plus the monkey island remakes did that.. pretty awesome stuff there too
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Kethmach
Kethmach
Commented on 2011-08-18 06:16:55
I'm SO damn excited for this. I just played Halo CE with my nephew last month and seeing this is like brain explosion on high. I'm drooling for this remake! I may touch that 'back' button (how fitting, eh?) but for the most part- I'll be sitting there flashing back to 10 years ago with a Duke in my hand and an unbelievable "WTF?!?!?" look on my face. Now- all over again! I can't wait for this game- somebody leak more footage!!!! :-D
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Adropacrich2
Adropacrich2
Commented on 2011-08-18 06:41:38
Hope they add in some fog to this level.It was a very moody section that first part to this level but now you can see perfectly in front of you and it loses it's original character. Replacing mood with pretty and so doing away with the ambience- when it's crucial for a part like this-, well it's a bit worrying

Not a game changer or anything, i am however currently slightly concerned.They surely can't have missed this defining aspect to how this part felt so i'm guessing they probably just wanted to show off how nice the engine can be.Put some bloody fog in

Please 343, don't ruin Two Betrayals by going mad and putting glowy christmas lights everywhere. Ah who knows, like i said originally, it's nice to have the two flavours i guess
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nepton
nepton
Commented on 2011-08-18 09:08:27
The graphics got a alot nicer look than in Bungies own games IMO. This is what Reach should've looked like.
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morpheus9394
morpheus9394
Commented on 2011-08-18 12:50:37
OMG - When I first started to watch the video I thought "this doesn't look very special"..............but when they switch to the new graphic mode my JAW hit the floor..............AMAZING, simply amazing.
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Majinme
Majinme
Commented on 2011-08-18 14:37:44 In reply to Adropacrich2
Posted by Adropacrich2
Hope they add in some fog to this level.It was a very moody section that first part to this level but now you can see perfectly in front of you and it loses it's original character. Replacing mood with pretty and so doing away with the ambience- when it's crucial for a part like this-, well it's a bit worrying

Not a game changer or anything, i am however currently slightly concerned.They surely can't have missed this defining aspect to how this part felt so i'm guessing they probably just wanted to show off how nice the engine can be.Put some bloody fog in

Please 343, don't ruin Two Betrayals by going mad and putting glowy christmas lights everywhere. Ah who knows, like i said originally, it's nice to have the two flavours i guess
Agreed. It's just too light. This level was pretty iconic imo due to the sudden change of mood. When they switch back and forth between the old and new graphics inside the building I think it's most apparent. Away is the nasty ambience and suddenly you're in a perfectly lit room without having to feel any fear of what's to come.
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ManThatYouFear
ManThatYouFear
Commented on 2011-08-18 15:30:51
yeah fog.. agree, that was... peculiar.
aside from that, fan-fucking-tastic worth the ammount they want? fuck yes, and you cant give me that "other HD games you get more games" bullshit you get more games that have NOT been touched and if your like me still have (i still have halo:CE but the drastic difference between this and that is remarkable)

also you get reach Mp with all its maps (and dlc) plus added ones from Halo 1... now if only i could find where i read that before some dick shouts "SOURCE!"
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blmbox
blmbox
Commented on 2011-08-18 15:36:38
SOURCE! I want source with these fries gosh darnit!
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TheFuriousOne
TheFuriousOne
Commented on 2011-08-18 18:16:18
i don't have sound on my machine, but was that Halo 4 at the end there?
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Corellianrogue
Corellianrogue
Commented on 2011-08-19 05:06:24
I'll say it again, I predict Halo 4 will be dual-engine so that it'll be compatible with and use the graphical capabilities of both the Xbox 360 and the next-gen Xbox. :D
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ManThatYouFear
ManThatYouFear
Commented on 2011-08-19 10:28:16 In reply to Corellianrogue
Posted by Corellianrogue
I'll say it again, I predict Halo 4 will be dual-engine so that it'll be compatible with and use the graphical capabilities of both the Xbox 360 and the next-gen Xbox. :D
that aint a prediction, thats common sence.
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infamouz956
infamouz956
Commented on 2011-08-19 21:11:52
brings tears to my eyes ..this game is the game that started my true love for fps' back when i was young.
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