Monday, 24 October 2011

Halo Anniversary will have the option to switch to "classic view"


If you were following Microsoft's conference at E3, then you know that the remake of the original Halo:Combat Evolved is on it's way.

Originally released on the first Xbox console, the remade version (titled "Halo Anniversary edition" due to the franchise's 10 year anniversary.) will be available on Xbox 360 and will be released for download on 15 November 2011 on Xbox Live, along with 7 of the multiplayer maps that made the franchise so popular.

An interesting feature included with the game is the ability to press the "back" key on the Xbox controller to revert to it's original graphics. (much like the remade "Monkey Island Special edition".)

This will be an interesting feature for those of us who are nostalgic in nature, and will also show us the differences between the original and the HD remake on the fly while we're playing.

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