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I've never really played Halo, is it really that good? O.O Console wise, I mostly play Duke Nukem: Time To Kill and Dino Crisis, and sometimes Gran Tourismo 2.
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I'm not surprised. There's lots of reasons for that. Reasons like the 360 came out first, so lots of people already had a 360. And many people that already have one current-gen console won't buy another. Also the PS3 cost a decent bit more than a 360. And Halo became a must-have for anyone who had a 360, while the PS3 doesn't really have one of those.

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I've never really played Halo, is it really that good? O.O Console wise, I mostly play Duke Nukem: Time To Kill and Dino Crisis, and sometimes Gran Tourismo 2.
Depends on who you ask. I mean, just look at its success. Simply seeing that, you could infer that most people would say it's definitely not a bad game. I think it's a bit overrated, but it's definitely a solid shooter with lots of fun to be had. But there's lots of haters out there that will tell you it's terrible (I've seen some in this thread), but I think they just want to hate it for whatever reason, perhaps they just think it's undeserving of its popularity. But if you like FPS games on consoles, then you will probably have fun playing it, especially if you're not overly picky about features and only like shooters if they are a certain way. I'm not saying it's "lacking in features" or whatever, I just mean if an FPS has to have a feature like weapon customization or something (as an example) in order for you to like it.
Edited by TriplePlay - 6/11/10 at 6:05pm
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Halo is a game that should be at least tried! The story in my opinion is very very deep and very well done!

match that with how cheap it is, it's at least a buy to try.
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I want Tales of Vesperia for PS3 in North America. End of story, those games are what the PS3 is meant for.
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I've never really played Halo, is it really that good? O.O Console wise, I mostly play Duke Nukem: Time To Kill and Dino Crisis, and sometimes Gran Tourismo 2.
They are good games, not the best ever, but very good. The single player has a really great storyline (which is best complimented by the Halo books, which are really well written, and the best transition from one media to another I think I've seen), and the multiplayer is fun (as I have said previously, best in LANs or custom games, rather than matchmaking).

If one, and only one thing could be drawn from Halo into all other games, it's how much you can customise gametypes (and in Halo 3, maps) - it's unmatched by most games, even now.

Everyone seems to hate it for being popular, but don't listen, it's well worth playing.
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And why should we care more about your shallow opinion over 90 a professional publication which rated the game at 94%?

Because you know, your post is so well articulated and thought out with valid points that contrast other games in the genre as well as past Halo games; that it exposes all the flaws with the game with what works well in the game.

Yes, we will take your word of the 8.5 million copies of Halo 3 that has sold to date.

We will take your word over the 500,000 UUs(Unique Users) who still play Halo 3 online each day.

We will take your word over the 1,677,238,370 matches that has been logged all time for Halo 3.

Lets take your word over the 1,143,853 matches that are played in Halo 3 each day.

The 18,000,000 Xbox 360 gamers that have played Halo 3(Thats 1 in every 2 360 owners) completely gives you credence as to how much it sucks!




Consoles that suffer from TRL do not effect sales as it is FREE OF CHARGE.




Because we own consoles also

These console threads are often times worse than nVidia v. ATi threads.
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halo's trash
Rofl. Yea I'd say that about sums all of that up.
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^hahaha yes it is. Trash! Trash! Trash!

Millions of flies can flock to a piece of ***** but its still a piece of *****.

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Good for MS. That still doesn't make it a good game.
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halo's trash
lol ~such~ an informative post.

I for one have never been a fan of Halo. With the exception of the first on the PC.
I dislike the story for the most part and the multiplayer imo has always been lackluster to say the least. I could never get into it. We all have different preferences really. But then again, I've only done matchmaking admittedly.

Until Halo:Reach that is. After playing the beta, Im impressed. It's the loadouts that definitely made the difference in the game for me. Especially the sprint.
I hope the story in Reach is better then the past games (which from what I've read about the Reach prequel background info, it is). I'm looking forward to Reach.
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lol. I guess people hate Halo, because it's not some fast paced arcade game

Heaven forbid a game has an effective ranking system.
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