Game Spotlight – Halo: The Master Chief Collection

RELEASE DETAILS
The time has come for PC gamers all around. Halo is finally coming to PC so we can all finally rejoice. 343 Industries and Xbox Game Studios are bringing Halo: The Master Chief Collection to the PC. And with it, Halo: Reach will be the first installment released.

Now, if you want to play just Halo: Reach, it is $9.99. But if you want the Halo: The Master Chief Collection, it is $39.99 for the whole bundle.

If you do purchase the whole collection, you get some of the classic Halo games all fans of the series love.

HALO: THE MASTER CHIEF COLLECTION – $39.99

Halo: The Master Chief Collection
Halo: Reach
Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary
Halo 2: Anniversary
Halo 3
Halo 3: ODST
Halo 4

It’s important to note that you can play Halo: Reach without owning the Halo: The Master Chief Collection.

GAME FEATURES
So because Halo did originally start out as a console game, there was quite a bit of work that had to be done to make it playable on PC.

PC Settings/Optimization
– The game has been completely updated to support playing with a mouse and keyboard.
– They have optimized the settings to work with up to 4K UHD and at least 60 FPS.
– They also worked with updating settings to be more native to PCs.

Campaign
– Because it contains six of the Halo games, players will be able to go through the whole story.
– There is a total of 67 campaign missions that can be completed through all six of the games.

Multiplayer
– Each game within Halo: The Master Chief Collection has its own multiplayer maps, modes, and games.
– There will be more than 120 multiplayer maps across the different games.

Halo Insider Program
– The Halo Insider Program is for the Halo fans and community members to get together with 343 Industries.
– Players will be able to give feedback for improvements to the games.
– Halo Insiders will also be able to have opportunities to join in public flights of the in-progress Halo releases.
– You can join the Halo Insider program at http://www.haloinsider.com/

SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS
MINIMUM:
OS: Windows 7+
Processor: AMD Phenom II X4 960T or Intel i3550
Memory: 8GB RAM
Graphics: AMD HD 6850 or NVIDIA GeForce GTS 450
DirectX: Version 11
Storage: 20 GB available space
Network: Broadband Internet Connection

But here are the full specs to get the full 1080p or 4K experience:

@Godzilla has offered to donate a complete copy of Halo: The Master Chief Collection to the community. All you gotta do is respond to this post! A winner will be picked from below on 12/4

Timothy

Originally in Prestige Gaming as a part of the Event Coordinator Team, Timothy joined EGO in May 2018 in result of the community merger. As of right now, he currently resides as the video production manager of the Media Team since November 2018.