Ok, when is bungie ACTUALLY going to end MC's story?

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#1  Edited By Pibo47
SPOILERS follow: 

Apperintly it isnt going to be this new recon thing....i would like some closure about the MC, but as we all know...HES JUST FLOATING TOWARDS A DAMN PLANET! AND WE DONT KNOW WTF IS GOING TO HAPPEN! Seriously? When is this ever going to end, i wish they would end MC then go on to the ODST stuff and all that awesomeness.

(Edited to add spoiler warning - please try to include them if you're posting spoilery stuff! - TheBeast)
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#2  Edited By BiggerBomb

There are some spoilers in this thread...

Anyway, I have no idea. Nor do I really care, Master Chief is a hollow and lifeless character.

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#3  Edited By MisterSpiffy

The Recon expansion is actually featuring an ODST character.  At least that's what I gathered.  I don't really care, anyways.

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#4  Edited By Megalon

When people stop buying the games featuring him, I would imagine. Also, what MisterSpiffy said.

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#5  Edited By kush
Megalon said:
"When people stop buying the games featuring him, I would imagine. Also, what MisterSpiffy said."
But then his end will reignite the series and everything will start from the beginning like a giant wheel.
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#6  Edited By crunchUK
Kush said:
"Megalon said:
"When people stop buying the games featuring him, I would imagine. Also, what MisterSpiffy said."
But then his end will reignite the series and everything will start from the beginning like a giant wheel."
exactly:P also i reckon halo 4 will be a halo far cry type of thing as you crash land into the planet and have to face hostility and get a spacecraft and escape but on your way you find something extroardinary and malignant just like on halo 1 and finding the flood. quote me on this in 2012
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#7  Edited By Cube

MC sucks as a character, lay the dude to rest already.

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#8  Edited By Pibo47

I never said he was a good character, but i would like them to finish the story for that dude, cause he kicks some major ass. Which means he deserves some closure.

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#9  Edited By Cube
Pibo47 said:
"I never said he was a good character, but i would like them to finish the story for that dude, cause he kicks some major ass. Which means he deserves some closure."
They should just kill him off.
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#10  Edited By Snail
BiggerBomb said:
"There are some spoilers in this thread...

Anyway, I have no idea. Nor do I really care, Master Chief is a hollow and lifeless character."
Ditto.
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#11  Edited By Pibo47

Spoilers? This game is a fuckng year old, if someone hasnt played this game yet, that is their fault.

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#12  Edited By Vinchenzo
Pibo47 said:
"Spoilers? This game is a fuckng year old, if someone hasnt played this game yet, that is their fault."
He's right. The only ending you would never, ever dare spoil is Half-Life. Because there is a difference from a bad story compared to a good story.
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#13  Edited By crunchUK
Vinchenzo said:

"Pibo47 said:
"Spoilers? This game is a fuckng year old, if someone hasnt played this game yet, that is their fault."
He's right. The only ending you would never, ever dare spoil is Half-Life. Because there is a difference from a bad story compared to a good story."
half life's glasses break at the end

*SPOLIERS*

also halos story is NOT bad - bad is quake 4, bad is crackdown. halo just get extra hate for being awesome
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#14  Edited By Vinchenzo
crunchUK said:
"Vinchenzo said:

"Pibo47 said:
"Spoilers? This game is a fuckng year old, if someone hasnt played this game yet, that is their fault."
He's right. The only ending you would never, ever dare spoil is Half-Life. Because there is a difference from a bad story compared to a good story."
half life's glasses break at the end

*SPOLIERS*"
You mean Gordan?
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#15  Edited By Snail
Vinchenzo said:
"crunchUK said:
"Vinchenzo said:

"Pibo47 said:
"Spoilers? This game is a fuckng year old, if someone hasnt played this game yet, that is their fault."
He's right. The only ending you would never, ever dare spoil is Half-Life. Because there is a difference from a bad story compared to a good story."
half life's glasses break at the end

*SPOLIERS*"
You mean Gordan?"
Half Life's glasses?! Thanks that made me lol.
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#16  Edited By BiggerBomb
Pibo47 said:
"Spoilers? This game is a fuckng year old, if someone hasnt played this game yet, that is their fault."

No, don't spoil games. Period. You seem to think that as long as you are aware of what happens, it doesn't matter who else doesn't. You just want to talk about it. Is it really so hard to say *SPOILER ALERT* and then make some space before you type?

Is it so hard to do?
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#17  Edited By Pibo47
BiggerBomb said:
"Pibo47 said:
"Spoilers? This game is a fuckng year old, if someone hasnt played this game yet, that is their fault."

No, don't spoil games. Period. You seem to think that as long as you are aware of what happens, it doesn't matter who else doesn't. You just want to talk about it. Is it really so hard to say *SPOILER ALERT* and then make some space before you type?

Is it so hard to do?"
The spoiler period has LONG passed buy, if i was talking about Fallout 3 plot stuff, i would agree with you....but when a game is a bloody year old...you just going to have to deal with it.
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#18  Edited By TheGreatGuero

Why end his story at all? Clearly they left it open in case they ever need to bring him back. Right now, they're showing that Halo can continue without Master Chief, but eventually he'll probably return.

Also, dude. A year isn't that long of a time. A spoiler alert would have been a good call. I mean, dude, what about the guys that are saving up to get a 360 so they can buy games like Halo 3?

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#19  Edited By HandsomeDead

We'll probably get an end of the Master Chief story around the same time Resident Evil gets closure. Or, to be more precise, never.

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#20  Edited By crunchUK

meh i think with the colossal hype EVERYONE has played halo 3 who wanted to

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#21  Edited By banned8921

I bet there going to do a metroid thing and figure out mc is a she.

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#22  Edited By Vinchenzo
Levio91 said:
"I bet there going to do a metroid thing and figure out mc is a she."
Wow, do you have to keep being an idiot? HE TALKS IN THE GAMES. AND NO YOU ARE NOT FUNNY.
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#23  Edited By crunchUK
Vinchenzo said:
"Levio91 said:
"I bet there going to do a metroid thing and figure out mc is a she."
Wow, do you have to keep being an idiot? HE TALKS IN THE GAMES. AND NO YOU ARE NOT FUNNY."
Vinchenzo said:
"Levio91 said:
"I bet there going to do a metroid thing and figure out mc is a she."
Wow, do you have to keep being an idiot? HE TALKS IN THE GAMES. AND NO YOU ARE NOT FUNNY."
i have a fun game: go play halo 3 and change your spartan/elite's voiice to female. get splattered. the resulting squeal/wail is hilarious
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I know it's a common criticism that the Master Chief is an empty character, but I was a big fan of the books when they were released, and even though I'm not really a proponent of the whole "expanded universe as canon" argument, I still feel a pseudo-attachment to the Master Chief.  And I'm not really positive why. 

I think it has something to do with how well Bungie hypes the Master Chief in the game (not the marketing).  Excepting Half-Life, no other First-Person shooter has convinced me so thoroughly that this dude is really the last bastion of hope for mankind, and I am pretty sure that is where I make the attachment to him.  I don't sympathize with him, I don't empathize with him, and that is purely because he does neither of those things either.  He is there to do a job, and Bungie, despite their storytelling woes, they can nail tone in a game like no other developer (again, excepting Valve). 

Personally, Halo seems like the video game equivalent of The Lord of the Rings, and they both go for that "the whole world is teetering on the brink of destruction; save us, Mr. Last Hope" style of presentation. 

There, you have my two cents.  Now, because of the economic fallout, I am officially broke.  Toodles.

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#25  Edited By Milkman
Megalon said:
"When people stop buying the games featuring him, I would imagine. Also, what MisterSpiffy said."
Are you fucking for real? Excuse me if I'm wrong but are you trying to tell me that games featuring Master Chief don't sell well?
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Milkman said:
"Megalon said:
"When people stop buying the games featuring him, I would imagine. Also, what MisterSpiffy said."
Are you fucking for real? Excuse me if I'm wrong but are you trying to tell me that games featuring Master Chief don't sell well?"
Dude, leave Megalon alone.  All he does is drill into the earth and get ordered by aliens (who look suspiciously like asians) to attack Godzilla.  He doesn't have the time to keep up with game sales. 

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