Halo: Combat Evoled remake incoming :D

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#1 Edited by ISuperGamerI (1880 posts) -

It's just been announced that a remake of Halo: Combat Evolved is coming out on November 15, 2011. It will feature new graphic assets, Co-Op, Xbox Live and even 3D. This is huge news!
 
EDIT: There is a typo in the title lol.

#2 Edited by adoggz (2040 posts) -

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#3 Posted by Gargantuan (1881 posts) -

Nice!

#4 Posted by ez123 (1945 posts) -

Cool, I like this more than 343 making it. They should be worrying about the next actual Halo.  So if it's a competent upgrade and Diablo 3 doesn't come out this year, I'll probably get it.  Never finished CE.

#5 Posted by ISuperGamerI (1880 posts) -
@ez123 said:
" Cool, I like this more than 343 making it. They should be worrying about the next actual Halo.  So if it's a competent upgrade and Diablo 3 doesn't come out this year, I'll probably get it.  Never finished CE. "
Lol you never completed the first game? :P
#6 Posted by Azteck (7449 posts) -

OH FUCK YES THIS IS AWESOME. 
 
 YESSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS

#7 Posted by ISuperGamerI (1880 posts) -
@Azteck said:
" OH FUCK YES THIS IS AWESOME.    YESSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS "
LOL that's the type of attitude that I was looking for in this topic.
#8 Posted by adoggz (2040 posts) -

On second thought, if they remake the multiplayer awesomely so its just like OG CE then this might just be the best thing ever!

#9 Posted by ISuperGamerI (1880 posts) -
@adoggz said:
" On second thought, if they remake the multiplayer awesomely so its just like OG CE then this might just be the best thing ever! "
Yeah that would be great but Bungie is not developing the game so I'm just worried a bit lol.
#10 Posted by ez123 (1945 posts) -
@ISuperGamerI: Pretty sure the only Xbox game I finished was Spiderman 2. Just like Jet Set, all of the GTAs, and a couple of other games at the time,they were fun but I went back to D2. 
#11 Posted by MackGyver (516 posts) -

It's only for the Xbox? Damn. I was hoping for a PC release as well.

#12 Posted by Skald (4367 posts) -

Why not just make a new game? It's not like Halo CE has become unplayable in the last eight or nine years since it's release.

#13 Posted by adoggz (2040 posts) -
@ISuperGamerI: yeah, thats why i wanna convince myself it will be bad. That way if its good then i can be really happy and surprised. If its bad i can be all smug and superior by telling everyone that i told them so.
#14 Edited by SuperWristBands (2266 posts) -

Cool. I am totally excited for this. Not sure why. I won't be playing Co-op. I might play online, but I am still totally stoked.
 
Edit: I don't like that Sabre is developing it. I always assumed 343 was a developer but maybe not? Can't know how it'll be until its out I guess.
 
Also, damn. I did not know that it will soon be 10 years since the original Halo.

#15 Posted by XenoNick (1390 posts) -

Cool

#16 Posted by fwylo (3556 posts) -

Seriously? 
 
And you guys are excited about this?  They just suck you people dry you are all suckers to the man.  IT'S THE SAME GAME EVERY FUCKING TIME.  FUCK.

#17 Edited by ISuperGamerI (1880 posts) -
@extremeradical said:

" Why not just make a new game? It's not like Halo CE has become unplayable in the last eight or nine years since it's release. "

That's because Bungie has already announced that they have completed the Halo game franchise.
#18 Posted by ez123 (1945 posts) -
@extremeradical said:
" Why not just make a new game? It's not like Halo CE has become unplayable in the last eight or nine years since it's release. "
The game is going to be released on the 10 year anniversary, it's kinda the point. I don't think its become unplayable, the PC version probably holds up amazingly but online coop, updated assets, and achievements are an excellent proposition for someone who played and didn't finish it 10 years ago.
#19 Posted by WinterSnowblind (7613 posts) -
@fwylo said:
" Seriously?  And you guys are excited about this?  They just suck you people dry you are all suckers to the man.  IT'S THE SAME GAME EVERY FUCKING TIME.  FUCK. "
How is that any different from any other game franchise? 
Halo CE is still considered the best of the series, I think it's a great way to celebrate the 10th anniversary. 
 
Though I would like to see them give it a rest after this.
#20 Posted by fwylo (3556 posts) -
@WinterSnowblind said:
" @fwylo said:
" Seriously?  And you guys are excited about this?  They just suck you people dry you are all suckers to the man.  IT'S THE SAME GAME EVERY FUCKING TIME.  FUCK. "
How is that any different from any other game franchise? Halo CE is still considered the best of the series, I think it's a great way to celebrate the 10th anniversary.  Though I would like to see them give it a rest after this. "
I didn't know it was the 10th as I didn't read it but that makes it a bit more understandable.  But still. FUCK.
#21 Posted by fwylo (3556 posts) -
@WinterSnowblind: Also when it gets to the point Halo or Call of Duty has, I don't support it anymore.  Sequels are made for the soul purpose of going off it's previous game's hype and when it comes the 5th sequel or remake or whatever fuuuuck that.
#22 Edited by ProfessorEss (7278 posts) -
@fwylo said:

" Seriously?  And you guys are excited about this?  They just suck you people dry you are all suckers to the man.  IT'S THE SAME GAME EVERY FUCKING TIME.  FUCK. "

As long as you're as sick of any Sony franchise with more than one game getting an "HD Collection" I will sympathize with you. 

But if I ever happen upon a post in your history where you're praising some other remastered game - you will suffer the mild, mild wrath of me thinking of you as a hypocrite - until I forget the next day.
#23 Posted by Skald (4367 posts) -

It's not that I don't like Halo CE, it's actually one of my favourite games of all time, it's just that I've already played through it's stroy, and this is the laziest possible way to make the next Halo. What's next, Gears of War HD in 2014?

#24 Posted by EpicSteve (6471 posts) -

I hope they didn't do anything to the weapons and that's it's the same game in HD with online play. 

#25 Posted by FritzDude (2253 posts) -

Is this real?

#26 Posted by fwylo (3556 posts) -
@ProfessorEss: Haha fair  enough. And I don't agree with how they suck all that remastered shit dry.  Though I did buy Super Puzzle Fighter 2 HD remix and Marvel Vs. Capcom 2 HD, which the latter was a complete mistake due to a lot of alcohol. 
#27 Posted by Jack268 (3387 posts) -

Is it coming out for PC with dedicated serveSHIIIIT HALO CE MY FUCKING GOD

#28 Posted by Halberdierv2 (1867 posts) -

well, that sounds fun.

#29 Posted by ProfessorEss (7278 posts) -
@fwylo said:
Super Puzzle Fighter 2 HD remix
That doesn't count - puzzle games gotta do what they gotta do.
I would also ignore any comments you may or may not have made in support of a HD Tetrisphere remake.
#30 Posted by GunslingerPanda (4630 posts) -

I don't see the point. I still own it on XBox, and who the hell are Saber? I own every Halo game, don't think I'll bother with this though. 
 
But THATS MY BIRTHDAY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1

#31 Posted by AhmadMetallic (18955 posts) -

that sounds nice 
 
no PC though... shit

#32 Posted by Hot_Karl (3309 posts) -
@fwylo said:
" @WinterSnowblind: Also when it gets to the point Halo or Call of Duty has, I don't support it anymore.  Sequels are made for the soul purpose of going off it's previous game's hype and when it comes the 5th sequel or remake or whatever fuuuuck that. "
See, normally I'm against all these HD remakes, but Halo is a fine game that I'd love to see get a fresh coat of paint. The single player campaign is still by far the best in the series, but I really want online co-op and competitive modes for the original game. I don't want to play goddamn Coagulation or whatever the hell it's called at this point, I want BLOOD GULCH. I want Hang 'Em High and Battle Creek. What I wouldn't give to play through those maps again.
#33 Posted by plop1920 (448 posts) -

So this is the 6th halo game using the same formula with the same weapons? hmm..

#34 Posted by Video_Game_King (35985 posts) -

Wouldn't an HD collection make more sense, since the stories rely on each other so damn much?

#35 Posted by Slax (894 posts) -
@plop1920 said:
" So this is the 6th halo game using the same formula with the same weapons? hmm.. "
No it's the first game...AGAIN!
#36 Edited by Ineedaname (4319 posts) -

Now everyone can realise how bad it is in HD.
 
 
Amidoingthisrite?

#37 Posted by ISuperGamerI (1880 posts) -
@Video_Game_King said:
" Wouldn't an HD collection make more sense, since the stories rely on each other so damn much? "
What would they include in the "HD collection"?
#38 Posted by Video_Game_King (35985 posts) -
#39 Posted by Hailinel (23868 posts) -

I can understand the reasoning why this is being made, but why get the TimeShift guys to do it?

#40 Posted by iam3green (14390 posts) -

that cool i think. it's good to hear but it's just going to be the same. co-op and other things are there.

#41 Posted by ISuperGamerI (1880 posts) -
@Video_Game_King said:
" @ISuperGamerI: 
 
The first three games, along with extras, maybe. You know, kinda like God of War, or Sly Cooper, or Mario. "
I would agree with you but only on the first 2 games (since Halo 3 is already in HD...kind of) and extra content would also be cool.
#42 Posted by Video_Game_King (35985 posts) -
@ISuperGamerI: 
 
It would probably be better to include Halo 3, since, from what I understand, Halo 2 ends on a cliffhanger. If you include Halo 3, you don't piss off fanboys :P.
#43 Posted by Afroman269 (7387 posts) -
@Hailinel said:
" I can understand the reasoning why this is being made, but why get the TimeShift guys to do it? "
I was thinking the same thing, I was expecting 343 to be doing this but unless they are busy on doing a new Halo game, this is understandable. I'm kinda bummed though that this won't be running on the Reach engine. That would have been awesome. 
#44 Posted by wefwefasdf (6729 posts) -

Hopefully they don't change any core game mechanics. They change how the pistol works at all and I'll be pissed.

#45 Posted by ISuperGamerI (1880 posts) -
@Video_Game_King said:
" @ISuperGamerI:   It would probably be better to include Halo 3, since, from what I understand, Halo 2 ends on a cliffhanger. If you include Halo 3, you don't piss off fanboys :P. "
LOL I guess but that depends if they wanna make more money or not.
#46 Posted by HarlequinRiot (1098 posts) -

CTF BLOODGULCH LET'S GO WHO GOT THE WARTHOG STUCK IN THE BASE WTF 
 
 As someone who hasn't played a Halo since (no X-Box), that was a really awesome game. I think it's a little (get this now) underrated. I think it's slow pacing and really simple gameplay (not too many weapons, 2 grenades, no powerups) made for a really different experience when it came out. It really distilled multiplayer shooters into something clean, elegant, and super competitive. 

#47 Posted by Pie (7053 posts) -

Will it not be all stupid shiny as it should be?

#48 Posted by MikkaQ (10268 posts) -

Heh Timeshift was okay, but I guess if the story, gameplay, weapons, and characters are already done for them, I can see them making a competent remake for sure.  
 
I just don't know if I feel like playing that campaign again. I did it so much in the Xbox's first three or so years of existence. 

#49 Posted by A_Cute_Squirtle (679 posts) -
@fwylo said:
" Seriously?  And you guys are excited about this?  They just suck you people dry you are all suckers to the man.  IT'S THE SAME GAME EVERY FUCKING TIME.  FUCK. "
Are you implying every Halo game is the exact same? 
#50 Posted by fwylo (3556 posts) -
@A_Cute_Squirtle said:
" @fwylo said:
" Seriously?  And you guys are excited about this?  They just suck you people dry you are all suckers to the man.  IT'S THE SAME GAME EVERY FUCKING TIME.  FUCK. "
Are you implying every Halo game is the exact same?  "
I'm implying that I don't play pokemon anymore because all they do is add more pokemon and change some names.

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