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Halo 2 Vista Gameplay Trailer Available

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A new trailer for Halo 2 is now available for download, showcasing the upcoming PC version which will be launched, exclusively for the Windows Vista operating system. Halo 2 for PC includes the original Xbox game, plus the Halo 2 Multiplayer Map Pack, as well as a level editor to create your own multiplayer maps. Download the 1:16 min long cinematic and gameplay footage from here.

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meh...
 

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They made bad textures shiny and 2 new maps, whii.. Looked like Unreal Tournament 2004.
 
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Agreed, it really looks bad even at that low resolution. I can just imagine how horrible those graphics would be in full screen.
 

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Why would I want to see a Halo2 trailer, when I've already seen a Halo3 trailer, a UT3 Trailer, and HL2:ep2 trailer?

I wouldn't
 

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Why would I want to see a Halo2 trailer, when I've already seen a Halo3 trailer, a UT3 Trailer, and HL2:ep2 trailer?

I wouldn't
I dont think he was talking to you specifically.... you dont have too. But I am sure the people waiting for the PC version, they would like to see it. But horrya! to you for already seeing those other trailers :rolleyes:
 

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Amazing game...for Xbox, not PC.

11 more days until the Halo 3 Beta! Can't wait...
 

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meh, the textures look like halo1 :\
I'm not interested in halo anymore...but I do have Vista :D
Still I say, there are more promising games than this...
 
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meh, the textures look like halo1 :\
I'm not interested in halo anymore...but I do have Vista :D
Still I say, there are more promising games than this...
go bioshock, crysis... boo halo2 :nutkick:
 

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Nothing special...
 
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hmm not too bad.
 
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Amazing game...for Xbox, not PC.

11 more days until the Halo 3 Beta! Can't wait...
OOoo when and where from? MSDN as im sure im a member of that, so ill have to download.
 
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OOoo when and where from? MSDN as im sure im a member of that, so ill have to download.
i'd say from xbox live, provided its for the xbox360.
 
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hey! I still play that game! :roll:
but yeah, the textures in halo2 are really not that high quality, did they taken them out of halo1?
here you can see how horrible the textures are: http://www.gamershell.com/pc/halo_2/screenshots.html?id=73
The purpose of porting Halo to PC isn't necessarily for better graphics. They do update some textures, but they won't update ALL of them. The point is to bring the *gameplay* of Halo 2 to the PC. You also have to consider that the xbox has 64MB of RAM shared between both CPU and GPU... which doesn't give them a whole lot of texture space to work with. But it's undeniable that Halo 2 has some amazing graphics considering the platform it was designed for. Any PC gamer who's also a big Halo fan will usually ignore any graphical deficiencies as the gameplay aspect will dominate. It really is a shame it is only for Vista ATM.

Don't get the game and quit your bitching about graphics as it's not the point ;)