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Halo 3: ODST now available for PC with Halo: The Master Chief Collection

By Stephany Nunneley, Tuesday, 22 September 2020 20:55 GMT Just a quick reminder letting you know that Halo 3: ODST is available now on PC through Halo: The Master Chief Collection.Halo 3: ODST lands on PC today and with Xbox Game Pass for PC on the Microsoft Store, and Steam.The game finds you playing as an Orbital Drop Shock Trooper in the streets of New Mombasa as you attempt to “piece together the Covenant’s motivations for invading the city.” Here you will go up against Brutes, Elites, and Hunters.ODST Firefight is joining Halo: The Master Chief Collection for the first…

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Vermintide 2, Company of Heroes 2, more coming to Xbox Game Pass this month

By Dom Peppiatt, Monday, 14 September 2020 20:50 GMT Microsoft has announced more titles are coming to Xbox Game Pass in September and beyond.To make this month’s set of new titles even more attractive, Microsoft has also made some major Cloud Gaming announcements. On Monday, the company revealed that over 150 games will be available via the service from day one.As such, there’s a lot of Games Pass and Cloud Gaming crossover. You can see the full list of games available as part of the service at the link.For now, here’s what you can expect to see on Xbox Games…

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Halo 3: ODST drops on PC next week

By Dom Peppiatt, Monday, 14 September 2020 16:57 GMT Halo 3: ODST will be arriving on Windows PC via Halo: The Master Chief Collection on September 22, 343 Industries has announced.“Halo 3: ODST will officially arrive on PC as part of the Master Chief Collection, on September 22,” says a tweet from the Halo Twitter account. “Suit up, strap in, and prepare to return to New Mombassa.”If you want to experience the world of Halo without the super-powered Spartan armour saving your ass all the time, this is the game for you.In Halo 3: OSDT, you play as a crew…

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343 Industries removes police sirens nameplate from Halo 3: ODST, alt-right fans react poorly

By Cian Maher, Sunday, 23 August 2020 22:18 GMT It was recently discovered that 343 Industries removed a nameplate depicting police sirens from the flight version of Halo 3: ODST, and alt-right fans are threatening to boycott the series. The news comes from ResetEra, where a poster compiled a string of tweets from alt-right Halo players who reacted to the revelation in an incredibly poor fashion. Obviously the plate was removed from the game due to the atrocious degree of police brutality that erupted in the US earlier this year – an ostensibly sensible decision, but one that has caused…

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Halo 3: ODST Insider testing starts next week

By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 15 August 2020 16:21 GMT Halo 3: ODST Insider tests will start next week, according to 343 Industries.Halo Insiders on PC and Xbox One will be able to test Halo 3: ODST sometime next week.According to 343 Industries, this is the current plan but things may change if new blockers are discovered. That said, the team has already squashed over 80 bugs and will work over the weekend to ensure the build holds up (thanks, Neowin).Testers will be able to try out six campaign missions and seven Firefight maps plus extra content. If you are an…

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Halo 3: ODST testing coming this month, cross-play and input-based matches in the works

By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 1 August 2020 15:39 GMT Halo 3: ODST flighting will take place this month, and you can expect cross-play and input-based matchmaking for The Master Chief Collection at some point this year.In the latest development update, 343 Industries said it will being public flighting for “a slice” of Halo 3: ODST during the first half of August to Halo Insiders on PC and Xbox One.The studio is also planning to include Halo 3 content in a patch during this flight to test some changes made to hit registration and ODST weapons.The first flight will test the distribution pipeline,…