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Halo: Reach, developed exclusively for Xbox 360 by acclaimed developer Bungie, is the blockbuster prequel to the best-selling Xbox franchise of all time. It represents the culmination of Bungie's 10 ye...

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“Reach For The Game!”

published 07/12/2010

Stunning visual effects, awesome sound effects and...

The only thing I can think of is people quiting on...

Halo Reach Halo Reach is a first person shooter set in a futuristic science fiction setting during the year 2552. Players take the role of Noble Six, a super elite soldier engaged in combat with an alien collective known as the Covenant. Gameplay is more similar to the original Halo game which...

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Excellent

Great fun, lots of modes, four difficulty levels, ...

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Halo Reach is a game that I first started playing upon it's release in September 2010 after hearing my husband raving with his friends about how excited he was to buy it when it came out. This is a first person shooter that is set in the year 2552. You are a member of the Noble Six team and as an...

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Excellent

“The last stand on reach”

published 23/06/2011

The forge mode allows unlimited options of custom ...

Can take a bit of time to get use to

Halo reach is the last game of the halo series to be made by the world famous game company bungie. Storyline The game takes place about 30 years into humanity (UNSC) long war against the covenant, humanity is losing badly and the planet Reach is one of a few untouched worlds left under human...

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Excellent

“Brace for Carnage!”

published 24/09/2010

Great Campaign, Multiplayer, Customisable Spartans...

Slight Slow Down In Places But Not Much

For the integrity of this review I feel its only fair that I first explain my standpoint on the Halo series. I was a late bloomer to the Halo franchise, playing Halo 3 first. I'd played Halo 2 once or twice at a friends house and honestly wasn't planning on buying halo 3. Up until that point I'd...

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Excellent

Great graphics, sound and gameplay. Multiplayer w...

Nothing worth mentioning

Where to begin with Reach? Well, for starters, for those of you who read my mammoth Halo 3 review, you'll be glad to hear that I'll keep this one much shorter. That alone should guarantee me an exceptional :) Story Developed by Bungie, Halo Reach is a prequel to the best selling Halo series, and...

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Excellent

Very fun game, provides hours of entertainment

Hard to go from COD to Halo Reach

Developer & Publisher: Bungie, Microsoft Game Studios Release date: September 14, 2010 Platform: Xbox 360 Genre: First Person Shooter, Action/Adventure Target audience (age rating): 16+ Copies Sold/Subscribers: Over 3 million Price: Roughly £25 now * This product with me - I Bought this product...

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Excellent

“Halo Reaches New Heights”

published 21/10/2010

Excellent Single player features, Refined multipla...

Not enough multiplayer maps (only 13, 4 of which a...

You would have to go extremely far to find someone that hadnt heard of Halo. Its fame is certainly well merited, after consistantly putting out very solid titles, with the exception of Halo: ODST, and now we come to this years installation... the final Halo that bungie are making... Halo: Reach...

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Excellent

Easy to use, good ranking system, the ability to u...

Simple Campaign, no system of levels of skill.

So as we all know, Halo 3 was very much the peak of the Halo trilogy, which, really, should happen in every series of games, the newest is the best, but then came Halo 3:ODST which proved the idea of 'The newer the better' wrong, because it was terrible, and every player around the world knew it...

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Excellent

“COD Please Step Aside”

published 02/09/2011

very good game to end the series on, definately a ...

the only think i can think of is its exclusive to ...

Graphics - 10/10 Soundtrack- 8/10 Multiplayer - 10/10 Campaign - 8/10 Firefight mode - 10/10 Forge World - 10/10 Lasting Value - 9/10 Overall - 9/10 Graphics: 10/10 Just wow. when I first started up the game, I skipped the intro video, as I was eager to try the game out. Then I encountered the...

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Excellent

Variety of game modes is astounding, great story

Very few multiplayer maps

I once slated the Halo franchise, in a previous review of mine I sniped so many holes in the Halo 3 game that it began to resemble Swiss cheese. Therefore I would like to take my time to apologise. Bungie, I am sorry, for you have created a masterpiece! Halo: Reach tells the story that we all...

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Excellent

Immersive story, incredible multiplayer and custom...

Slightly limited selection of multiplayer maps, bu...

I have been an avid fan of Bungie (the developers behind the Halo series) since I first played Halo:Combat Evolved for the original Xbox console almost 10 years ago. This initial game set a new standard in FPS (first person shooter) gaming, and showed that not only could this type of game work...

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Excellent

Great Gameplay, Graphics

Expensive, some features romved

So this is it, The Conclusion to the halo series. The last game Bungie will produce, but will it be as popular as all previous halos’, and will it live up to what we expect. The first three halos are basically master chief kicking ass, then ODST came along, and no more master chief? We were all...

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Excellent

A fantastic first person shooter, that really exce...

None

Bungie have gone to the roots of where the story begins in the massively popular Halo franchise and they really have gone all-out on this brilliant piece of art! Storywise, the game starts on the battle of Reach (where the first spartans are created) and the spartans are making their last stand...

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Excellent

“Solid Game, Farwell Bungie!”

published 20/06/2011

Lots of replay value, multiplayer is great, campai...

Rectical Bloom, armor lock,

This is the last installment to the Legendary Halo series created by the Bungie developers. This is a very solid, fun game, with TONS of replay value so you and your friends can play this over and over again with enthusiasm. Campaign-This game is much different than Halo1-3 (that is not a bad...

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Excellent

Bigger, Faster, Harder, Balanced, Individuality an...

To nit-pick the story has a few holes in it from w...

Remember the exitement we all felt following the hype made by pre release pictures and footage of Halo 2? Of course you do. Remember the disappointment afterwards? The problem was of course that Bungie set the standard so high with the original release game that the compromises they made on it to...

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