Halo Recon Gets a New Name, But No New Info

Bungie, masters of titillation and chicken baiting, are at it again. This time letting their many fervent fans know that Halo 3: Recon is getting a new name, but spilling little else. As of today, they say, Halo 3: Recon will now be known as Halo 3: ODST. I suppose that's because Odie Estie rolls off the tongue much… » 11/25/08 3:00pm 11/25/08 3:00pm

Halo 3: Recon Has Sandbox Bits, Flashback Bits

That Halo 3: Recon issue of Game Informer » 11/17/08 10:20pm 11/17/08 10:20pm is out there. People are reading it, people are absorbing stuff about Halo3: Recon, people are posting that stuff on the internet. What we know so far is that the game has a hub-like structure; you play as a rookie ODST troop, tasked with tracking down some lost squadmates.…

Halo 3: Recon Is 3-5 Hours Long, "Not A $60 Title"

Someone's already got their hands on the Halo 3: Recon-themed December issue of Game Informer. Spilled the beans. Those beans tell us that, as you could probably have guessed when you first heard it spoken of as an "expansion" » 11/13/08 9:30am 11/13/08 9:30am, Halo 3: Recon is only 3-5 hours long. Which is pretty damn short. Luckily, then, it'll…

Halo 3: Recon Exposed In New Game Informer

Halo » 11/12/08 8:30pm 11/12/08 8:30pm fanatics without the foresight of a Game Informer subscription will want to begin stalking the newsstands for the latest issue of the mag. It secures yet another highly coveted exclusive, with a 10 page preview of Bungie's next: . According to the teaser for the magazine's December issue that means "10 pages…

What Is Halo 3: Recon? Here's What It's *Not*

Confused about Halo 3: Recon » 10/10/08 3:30am 10/10/08 3:30am? Apparently some folks still are, so Bungie reps Luke Smith and Brian Jarrard wanted to get a few things out of the way, right off the bat, in our lovely afternoon Q&A session. is not a tactical squad based shooter. is not . is not . And there's a very, very good chance you'll never, …

Halo 3 Expansion Is A Prequel, Hits Fall 2009

Finally! Details! On a Bungie Halo title! Courtesy of Microsoft's TGS address » 10/08/08 11:55pm 10/08/08 11:55pm, the Halo 3 singleplayer expansion - - now has a name (), a setting and a rough release date. The expansion will serve as a prequel to the events of Halo 3, with the player taking the role of a UNSC recon soldier, who is our "new hero" for…