All three Halo releases for the Xbox Video Game System assembled in one compelling set for the first time!
The groundbreaking Halo franchise has shattered global videogame sales records, selling more than 13.8 million units worldwide and earning more than $600 million in revenue. Halo 2 destroyed the previous opening day videogame sales record by amassing more than $125 million in sales within its first 24 hours.
The franchise, one of the biggest and most successful in the industry, has also been the recipient of more than three dozen national and international awards, including 19 "Game of the Year" honors for Halo 2. If you're new to Xbox®, finally find out what all the buzz is about and go through the entire Halo story from beginning to end!
HALO: Combat Evolved: Experience the phenomenon that started it all. The game that put first-person, console shooters in the spotlight is back to electrify an entirely new legion of gamers. Witness all of the explosive action from the start and unravel the secrets surrounding the mysterious "Halo." With a detailed, twisting storyline, complex characters, and cunning enemies, Halo fulfills every sci-fi enthusiast's dream.
HALO 2: Enjoyed by nearly seven million fans worldwide since its launch in November of 2004, the second installment of this revolutionary franchise introduces new weapons, abilities, and environments that change the Halo universe in unexpected and exhilarating ways. Double your firepower and take out foes in style with the all-new dual-wielding feature. Adventure, drama, excitement, and intrigue await as you're treated to a twisted story of betrayal and deception. Revel in a massively-enhanced multiplayer game—play split-screen or System Link, or take the battle online against more than two million Xbox Live® subscribers.
HALO 2 Multiplayer Map Pack:
The first of its kind for a console system, the Halo 2 Multiplayer Map Pack enhances the Halo 2 game with nine intense battlefields in a variety of locations, ranging from a swamp to a space station. New gameplay enhancements intensify weapon, grenade, and melee combat. Play offline via split-screen or System Link, or battle online on Xbox Live.
Halo 2 is one of the highest-rated and top-selling video games of all time. As Xbox Live continues to redefine online gaming, Halo 2 features superior online multiplayer capabilities, evidenced by the fact that Xbox Live gamers have logged a record-breaking 387 million hours playing Halo 2 since its launch.