Halo 3: ODST

XB360 / Action / Release: Sep 22, 2009 / ESRB: M

Halo 3: ODST 'Campaign Edition' gets rid of multiplayer

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 09, 2013 11:00am PDT

Microsoft just released Halo 3: ODST "Campaign Edition" on XBLM, nearly four years after the game's original release. The re-release jettisons the game's multiplayer mode.


Bungie teased 'Destiny' in Halo 3: ODST

By Steve Watts, Nov 30, 2012 9:30am PST

Bungie hid an easter egg in Halo 3: ODST for its next project, code-named "Destiny." The teaser has been hidden in the game for three years, but only recently made sense thanks to leaked Destiny images.


Bungie transitions Halo to 343, shares stats

By John Keefer, Apr 02, 2012 11:30am PDT

Bungie finally transitioned the Halo franchise to 343 Industries, but not before sharing a tremendous amount of stats about the series.


'Halo Fest' included at PAX Prime

By Steve Watts, May 03, 2011 12:45pm PDT

Microsoft and 343 are holding a Halo Fest inside PAX Prime, with "tournaments, exclusive panels, and sweet prizes."


Halo Waypoint updating with new features, motion comic

By Steve Watts, Apr 13, 2011 1:45pm PDT

Microsoft and 343 are kicking off the 10th anniversary celebration of Halo with WayPoint updates, a new motion comic, Avatar goods, and mysterious plans for PAX Prime.


Halo: Reach Beta Now Available to ODST Owners

By Chris Faylor, May 03, 2010 10:20am PDT

As promised, the multiplayer beta for


"i got a key a week before today, so i have an extra key that came with ODST. send me a message ..."

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New Xbox 360 Elite Bundle Packs Two Games

By Chris Faylor, Mar 09, 2010 11:40am PST

Celebrating the seasonal change, Microsoft has unveiled a new Xbox 360 Elite hardware bundle that includes two games at no extra cost. Carrying...


"these bundle packs tend to suck, always include games that i wouldn't bother with for free. ..."

- araczynski see all 9 comments

Halo: Reach Multiplayer Beta Begins May 3

By Chris Faylor, Feb 11, 2010 1:47pm PST

The Halo: Reach multiplayer beta open to those that bought Halo 3: ODST will launch on May 3, Microsoft revealed today during its X10 celebration...


"That's my birthday :D Lame present, though, thanks a lot Bungie."

- iPr0d see all 2 comments

Halo Waypoint Arrives on Xbox Live

By Chris Faylor, Nov 05, 2009 11:51am PST

As promised, Microsoft today opened "the new virtual home for all things Halo" on Xbox 360 in the form of a free downloadable application dubbed "Halo Waypoint."


"So I bought ODST thinking firefight would be like Gears horde mode. Well you can't matchmake ..."

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Halo 3: ODST Tops September Sales as The Beatles: Rock Band Beats Guitar Hero 5

By Nick Breckon, Oct 19, 2009 4:35pm PDT

Bungie's stand-alone Halo 3 expansion topped the NPD sales charts in September, beating Wii Sports and Madden NFL 10 by a significant margin with...


"Regardless if The Beatles Rock Band numbers were full bundles or not, given that Guitar Hero 5 ..."

- manlyman see all 4 comments

Halo 3: ODST Sells 2.5 Million in Two Weeks

By Nick Breckon, Oct 08, 2009 2:10pm PDT

Any doubts that Bungie's Halo 3: ODST would be a success were quelled with word that the game has sold 2.5 million copies in its first two weeks....


"I beat the game in less than 2 hours on normal difficulty... in one sitting... and didn't think ..."

- getlefty see all 107 comments

Shack PSA: Buy Halo 3 ODST, Get $20 Gift Card

By Chris Faylor, Sep 21, 2009 7:58am PDT

With Halo 3: ODST dropping into stores Tuesday, September 22--that's tomorrow--Toys R Us is running a promotion that rewards buyers of the $60 Xbox...


"Is there anything at Toys R Us worth spending that $20 on? Besides awesome lego sets. I was ..."

- King Kavik see all 14 comments

Latest Halo 3: ODST Trailer Explores History

By Chris Faylor, Sep 15, 2009 10:30am PDT

Further ramping up towards Halo 3: ODST's impending release, the latest trailer out of publisher Microsoft discusses how developer Bungie's...


"These guys had me at "I guess we kind of made it like the first halo." SCORE. Also I will ..."

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Halo 3 ODST's Live Action Trailer: The Extended Cut

By Nick Breckon, Sep 10, 2009 2:35pm PDT

A few of you seemed to dig the live-action Halo 3 ODST trailer that Microsoft released the other day, so we've gone and grabbed the extended cut. We're not talking about several extra minutes, but it there is a bit more build-up and firefightin


"HOly shit thats hot. That would be an amazing premise for a movie."

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Halo 3: ODST's Live Action Trailer

By Chris Faylor, Sep 07, 2009 12:56pm PDT

With less than a month to go before Halo 3: ODST hits retailers, Microsoft is stepping up the marketing campaign for the Xbox 360-exclusive shooter...


"Too bad Halo is nothing like these awesome live action trailers."

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