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Bungie has announced that they will let Halo 3 players download the Heroic Map Pack for free, starting next Tuesday. Bungie.net has all the information, and you can find their video showing the content here.

XSAVAGE
XSAVAGE
Commented on 2008-03-22 12:19:01
about time. nice.
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Shaka
Shaka
Commented on 2008-03-22 12:32:29
Well its free after all.
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Jin187
Jin187
Commented on 2008-03-22 13:14:32
Good, can wait for them to be added to matchmaking!
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TheFuriousOne
TheFuriousOne
Commented on 2008-03-22 13:21:12
error with video please contact webmaster
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Manager - Shemale
Manager
Commented on 2008-03-22 13:26:50 In reply to TheFuriousOne
Posted by TheFuriousOne
error with video please contact webmaster
Thanks for pointing that out, we'll have to wait for Blimblim. There seems to be some kind of error with the original file. The file can be downloaded though.
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Viginti_Tres
Viginti_Tres
Commented on 2008-03-22 13:45:14
Finaly. Gonna download them, that is if I still can play Halo after a whole week of R6:V2.
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Jin187
Jin187
Commented on 2008-03-22 14:17:30
Just watched the very impressive trailer... fantastic!!
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alimokrane
alimokrane
Commented on 2008-03-22 15:01:51
LOVED THE TRAILER!!!
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Inflatable
Inflatable
Commented on 2008-03-22 15:35:07
Should have been free from the start..

1 simple rule, don't charge for community splitting DLC..

I wish they would listen.. If they really cared about their fans they would..
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Phaethon360 - Mr Pant<s>s</s>ies
Phaethon360
Commented on 2008-03-22 15:53:39
I wonder if these maps being free will boost Halo 3 to #1 on XBL again for a few weeks. Or will the BF:BC beta and COD4 continue to keep players pre-occupied.
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joray82
joray82
Commented on 2008-03-22 16:04:36 In reply to Jin187
LMAO....Since they're free now everyones like...Very impressive/Loved the trailer/Nice. Before...LOL. Everyone was like....Overpriced/COD4 is better/ I'm not impressed.....Just thought it was funny how the mood changed.
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Jigen
Jigen
Commented on 2008-03-22 16:07:43 In reply to joray82
Posted by joray82
LMAO....Since they're free now everyones like...Very impressive/Loved the trailer/Nice. Before...LOL. Everyone was like....Overpriced/COD4 is better/ I'm not impressed.....Just thought it was funny how the mood changed.
Well at least that's logical. I too will be downloading this free and doing a burst of Halo 3 MP.

I think the free Halo 3 content coupled with the $10 COD4 map pack might give Halo 3 the lead for a while.
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Real720
Real720
Commented on 2008-03-22 16:26:16 In reply to Jin187
Posted by Jin187
Good, can wait for them to be added to matchmaking!
......They STILL haven't done that!?!?!?

Wow, epic fail...
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WinterSnowblind
WinterSnowblind
Commented on 2008-03-22 17:36:56 In reply to Inflatable
Posted by Inflatable
Should have been free from the start..

1 simple rule, don't charge for community splitting DLC..

I wish they would listen.. If they really cared about their fans they would..
They said from the start it would be free later.
Posted by Real720
......They STILL haven't done that!?!?!?

Wow, epic fail...
As with the above point, they weren't added before because not everyone would have been able to use them. It would be pretty annoying to try and find a match, only to fail repeatedly because you don't have the new maps. Duh.
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XSAVAGE
XSAVAGE
Commented on 2008-03-22 23:32:06 In reply to Phaethon360
Posted by Phaethon360
I wonder if these maps being free will boost Halo 3 to #1 on XBL again for a few weeks. Or will the BF:BC beta and COD4 continue to keep players pre-occupied.
im gonna be occupied with Bad Company Beta , COD4 and Dark Sector.
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Viginti_Tres
Viginti_Tres
Commented on 2008-03-23 00:11:50 In reply to Real720
Posted by Real720
......They STILL haven't done that!?!?!?

Wow, epic fail...
They did. But in fact as a DLC owner you almost never have the chance to play them in regular MM because everyone needs to have them in the lobby. Bungie will now force the people to download the free mappack in order to play certain playlists.
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Shaka
Shaka
Commented on 2008-03-23 01:00:51 In reply to Real720
Posted by Real720
......They STILL haven't done that!?!?!?

Wow, epic fail...
I agree.
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Archaos
Archaos
Commented on 2008-03-23 03:30:52 In reply to Inflatable
hehe that is a cool trailer. Not cool how we've had to wait months for this to become free though!

Love Bungie? Please, if they love us then they wouldn't have charged us in the first place.
Posted by Inflatable
Should have been free from the start..

1 simple rule, don't charge for community splitting DLC..

I wish they would listen.. If they really cared about their fans they would..
Hell yes, I agree 100%!
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Krilekk
Krilekk
Commented on 2008-03-23 08:04:51
The one thing I really want to see is matchmaking for coop games. It sucks being only able to play with people from your friend list, I want to play a round or two without having to talk people into playing the game. Gears of War can do it, so why not Halo 3?
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WinterSnowblind
WinterSnowblind
Commented on 2008-03-23 11:49:58 In reply to Shaka
Posted by Shaka
I agree.
So you think the game should have forced everyone to buy a map pack?
Ah, I see. This isn't a PS3 game.
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TheFuriousOne
TheFuriousOne
Commented on 2008-03-23 13:24:03
I still get the error message :(
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Jigen
Jigen
Commented on 2008-03-23 16:22:18 In reply to Krilekk
Posted by Krilekk
The one thing I really want to see is matchmaking for coop games. It sucks being only able to play with people from your friend list, I want to play a round or two without having to talk people into playing the game. Gears of War can do it, so why not Halo 3?
I agree, but I don't think there's any hope of them adding that now. Crackdown had it too for that matter. I think there are other titles as well.
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Manager - Shemale
Manager
Commented on 2008-03-23 16:33:06 In reply to TheFuriousOne
Posted by TheFuriousOne
I still get the error message :(
There's some error with the original file, we can't fix it unfortunately.
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Getpwned
Getpwned
Commented on 2008-03-23 20:15:18 In reply to WinterSnowblind
Posted by WinterSnowblind
So you think the game should have forced everyone to buy a map pack?
Ah, I see. This isn't a PS3 game.
Some people are new at this. There's a reason new maps aren't in rotation at first.
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TheFuriousOne
TheFuriousOne
Commented on 2008-03-23 20:26:20 In reply to Manager
Posted by Manager
There's some error with the original file, we can't fix it unfortunately.
Ok thanks, I downloaded the file, video was too funny!
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