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Game Added: Halo: Spartan Assault (WP8)

Game Added: Halo: Spartan Assault (WP8)

Written Thursday, July 18, 2013 By X360A.org

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Comment #1 by The Pants Party [STAFF]
Thursday, July 18, 2013 @ 09:08:04 PM
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$6.99

http://www.windowsphone.com/en-us/store/app/halo-spartan-asslt/8e162189-0baf-431e-966a-0d050eac9aab

WP8 Exclusive

30-day Verizon Exclusive, available to all on August 16th.


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Comment #2 by K4rn4ge
Thursday, July 18, 2013 @ 09:25:49 PM
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Despite it being a 30-day Verizon exclusive, there has been some talk over at wpcentral.com about possibly being able to bypass this restriction. Anyone that is in the U.S on a carrier other than Verizon able to buy the game yet? If so, please let us know how you got it.

Also, just a heads up, the Windows 8 version is also now available and there are no restrictions on that version. It's pretty fun so far with mouse and keyboard but hopefully soon they will add the controller support in a patch - the game is pretty much a dual-stick shooter anyway and I assume it works like that with the virtual sticks on the WP version.


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Comment #4 by Zoron
Thursday, July 18, 2013 @ 11:03:01 PM
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Why was this resubmitted?


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Comment #5 by SAM 602
Thursday, July 18, 2013 @ 11:16:06 PM
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Disappointed that is doesn't have controller support... I was pretty sure all the specs and reviews I read up to this point said it would... It's still pretty fun but would be better with controller support.


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Comment #6 by VVh1pCr3am
Thursday, July 18, 2013 @ 11:20:45 PM
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@4 It wasn't resubmitted... There's two versions. Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8.


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Comment #7 by Zoron
Friday, July 19, 2013 @ 12:06:50 AM
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@6 Thank you that makes more sense.


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Comment #8 by Fluttershy
Friday, July 19, 2013 @ 12:33:21 AM
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There's now a new Advertisement for it on the Australian hotmail.com


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Comment #9 by Froz3npancake
Friday, July 19, 2013 @ 02:22:37 AM
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Is this any good?


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Comment #10 by IEvil IMonkey
Friday, July 19, 2013 @ 03:07:57 AM
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I thought the Verizon exclusivity didn't count in the UK but it says its not available for my phone HTC 8X Vodafone???


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Comment #11 by mlkybrs r on me
Friday, July 19, 2013 @ 04:41:41 AM
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got it fine on my Orange Lumia 820 UK


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Comment #12 by Arsenic 17
Friday, July 19, 2013 @ 06:58:30 AM
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Changed region to UK (I live in US, am with ATT)and was not able to download the game. Say not compatible with my device. It says the same thing when my region is set to USA.


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Comment #13 by Mcmax3000
Friday, July 19, 2013 @ 07:55:56 AM
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@#5: They said that they were going to patch in controller support later, which was mentioned in pretty much every preview, but it was never supposed to have controller support at launch.


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Comment #14 by YurtleTehTurle
Friday, July 19, 2013 @ 07:57:41 AM
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Apparently the game only currently supports 1GB Ram handsets, I don't know if this is the issue one or two of you are getting?

PS Works fine on my Orange Lumia 920


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Comment #15 by Mad Bro Mike
Friday, July 19, 2013 @ 01:14:31 PM
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Just a heads up guys, a version for phones that have 512MB of RAM is coming in August. The Microsoft Facebook page posted this link: http://news.xbox.com/2013/07/games-halo-spartan-assault-available
It says at the bottom about what I just said.


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Comment #16 by ImAllDatRemains
Friday, July 19, 2013 @ 02:05:09 PM
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Not sure if I'll buy this


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Comment #17 by SAM 602
Friday, July 19, 2013 @ 03:16:52 PM
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@13 ah I see well I hope it comes out soonish I think I would enjoy it more might be kinda like Kill Team... It might be alright on a touch device but my laptop doesn't have a touch and I'd have to confiscate my wifes W8 phone... Ah well then.


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Comment #18 by paramoreRyan
Saturday, July 20, 2013 @ 07:49:55 AM
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Hmm... First Xbox game for WP that I've noticed that doesn't have a demo to try


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Comment #19 by littlejay
Saturday, July 20, 2013 @ 09:12:54 AM
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@18: Rayman didn't have a demo either. At least it's only $3 :p


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Comment #20 by thep33kdude
Sunday, July 21, 2013 @ 09:59:05 AM
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I was able to download it from the MS store on my Win8 PC


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Comment #21 by Phantasystar77
Monday, July 22, 2013 @ 11:04:52 AM
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I bought this on Windows 8 a few days ago and the controls are horrible. It definitely needs controller support. Its unplayable in its current state.


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Comment #22 by littlejay
Monday, July 22, 2013 @ 03:45:43 PM
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1) This is the phone version
2) It's a touch screen game. Keyboard is gonna suck.
3) They will add controller support for pc next month.


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Comment #23 by Deathdealer108
Monday, July 22, 2013 @ 04:48:47 PM
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I know that this is a really small complaint. The game looks really fun. But am I the only one that thinks these are some of the ugliest achievement pics in recent memory for a fairly big game? Eh, it could be worse. They could all be the SAME ugly pic like some launch games.


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Comment #24 by Malakarn
Monday, July 22, 2013 @ 05:34:47 PM
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Would just like to add my piece although its almost completely irrelevant.
Halo is fucked. My favourite series of all time, and it's fucked. Grats Microsoft/343/ who the fuck ever, it's gone forever. These spin offs may be all I purchase halo-wise again, as the main story arc is full of cod bitches. That is all.


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Comment #25 by SAM 602
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 @ 12:10:00 PM
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@27 While I agree it needs controller support to be more enjoyable on W8 OS I wouldn't say it is unplayable... I've been playing it on PC keyboard controls aren't that bad, lot to be desired but it's alright.

Still want controller support though.


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Comment #26 by Ari Haswari
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 @ 01:11:22 AM
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Should've released it for 360 1st.


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Comment #27 by Kira067
Monday, August 05, 2013 @ 03:08:33 PM
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I hope there will be other on WP8.
I am a fan!!


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