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IGN: Halo: Spartan Assault is Heading to Steam
The twin-stick shooter, Halo: Spartan Assault, will be available through Steam on April 4.

Halo is coming to PC, but not the Halo you want.
I really hope this isn't what Microsoft meant about bringing a franchise to PC, not this title anyway.
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Fill in the story gap leading into Halo 4.
rolleyes.gif Whats the use when we haven't got Halo 4 to play on PC, unless they're going to release that on PC after?
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A Microsoft Game Studios job posting has provided a vague sense of what's to be expected next from Microsoft on the PC game front. It appears Microsoft is at work on a "new title based on a beloved franchise for Windows 8."

Edited by TopicClocker - 3/27/14 at 1:12pm
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Oh god I hope Halo isnt the franchise they bring to PC. ESPECIALLY this game.
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Oh god I hope Halo isnt the franchise they bring to PC. ESPECIALLY this game.

I like Halo, but I dont want a crappy spinoff, and after showcasing Forza 5 on DX12 I really hope they bring that, PC Gamers didnt get Halo 3, ODST, Reach or 4 on PC (Wow they really released 4 proper Halo games on the 360?) I would like to see Halo 5 though, if they can bring Forza and Halo to PC I'd definitely be happy, their main IPs basically would be nice imo.
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If its 10 bucks i will buy it just to let them know i appreciate the effort to get halo on steam.
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Microsoft cracks me up. It's like they are playing a game of token appeasement. Good guy Microsoft gives us the source code to MS-Dos 2.0 and releases Halo: Spartan Assault to steam for PC gaming all in the same week. thumb.gif
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If its 10 bucks i will buy it just to let them know i appreciate the effort to get halo on steam.
You think its gunna be on steam? NOPE! Windows Live Store.
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-8/apps#Cat=t1
Gunna suck worse then Origin.
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You think its gunna be on steam? NOPE! Windows Live Store.
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-8/apps#Cat=t1
Gunna suck worse then Origin.

IGN said Steam
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Halo: Spartan Assault, will be available through Steam on April 4.
Maybe both, unless they're wrong?
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IGN said Steam
Maybe both, unless they're wrong?
To be fair, IGN also said that Battlefield 3 would be on steam at one point. They've been wrong before.
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I hope the release does well.
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IGN said Steam
Maybe both, unless they're wrong?

100% STEAM, it's already on the store.

http://store.steampowered.com/app/277430/?snr=1_4_4__105_1
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If this is what Microsoft means by turning the attention to PC gamers again, they have severely failed. If you are gonna give us Halo, at least give us the real deal....
But I want Forza more than anything.
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