Halo 3 Accessories and Messenger Kit Release Info
Written Friday, August 31, 2007 By Jason Debelyak
For all you obsessed Halo fans, the time is almost here for you to get your hands on some special Halo 3 gear before the release of one of the most anticipated games of the year. Also, we will finally get our hands on that nifty keyboard, which promises to make text messenging your friends over Live to be a breeze! The Limited Edition Halo 3 controllers and headset, as well as the Xbox 360 Messenger Kit, will all be available on September 4, 2007.
Based on the art of Todd McFarlane, legendary comic book artist and Spawn creator, are two brand new Halo 3 controllers. The controllers will be available in both a Master Chief and a Covenant Brute theme. Both controllers are fade and scratch-resistant and will also come with a Limited Edition Master Chief figurine. Pick up either one of these controllers for an estimated retail price of $59.99 (U.S.).
The Spartan green and gold Xbox 360 Limited Edition Halo 3 Wireless Headset provides the mobility and communication essential for soldiers in their fight against the Covenant. With high-quality voice connections over Xbox LIVE, this accessory will be available for an estimated retail price of $59.99 (U.S.).
The Xbox 360 Messenger Kit, which includes a Chatpad and Xbox 360 headset for an
estimated retail price of $29.99 (U.S), allows users to easily chat with friends or family on Xbox LIVE and Windows-based PCs. The automatically backlit Chatpad quickly connects to any Xbox 360 controller and can be easily controlled with simple thumb strokes so users can simultaneously chat and play games with ease.