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Just like the orignal and better!

posted by spencer4908 (RIVERTON, UT) Nov 23, 2011

Member since Mar 2011

The game is absolutely brilliant. If you new to the Halo universe this is an amazing starter game. If your a Halo fanatic, this is an absolute buy.

The game is completely faithful to the original it has nearly zero changes except for the graphics.

Some features worth mentioning.
-The skulls and terminals are fun and challenging to find.
-The terminals give a whole new incite to the forerunners.
-The (Optional) Kinnect features are fun to play with.
-The achievements are challenging and fun.

-The final verdict-
-Music (9) The music is near perfect it stays faithful to the original with its own little twist and if you prefer the original you can listen to that too.
-Gameplay (10) 100% faithful to the game, and if you want more there are terminals, skulls, and some fun kinnect features.
-Graphics (9) The new graphics make the game feel bright and new. Making the world feel bigger and better then ever.

-Overall (9) The game was an overall master piece and 343 was kind enough to update it to a more modern look so we could enjoy the game again. I really loved this game and I am very excited to see what 343 has up there sleeves for Halo 4.

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Not the same

posted by iaskedaquestion (BROOKSVILLE, FL) Nov 20, 2011

Member since May 2011

I was excited for this because I remembered how much I loved the first one, but wow. I didn't like it at all. I was disappointed to say the least. :(

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posted by mpcuniverse (SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ) Nov 20, 2011

Member since Nov 2011

I remember playing this game back in 2001, it should have stayed there, it just was made prettier. No gameplay upgrade at all. It was just the same game. Halo 2 was more entertaining.

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