Halo: Reach
Halo: Reach Interview: Brian Jarrard & Niles Sankey Talk All Things Reach
Written By
View author's profile

While in London last week checking out Halo: Reach, we caught up with Bungie's Community Director, Brian Jarrard, and Campaign Designer, Niles Sankey, to talk all things Halo: Reach.

We delve deeper into the subtle changes that Bungie have made to the final game since the beta - did you know they've changed the movement and jump speed between the two versions? - as well as why Bungie decided to send the Spartans into space. There's all that and more. More, more, more, more, more.... And more!

Halo: Reach is out September 14th. Make sure you've read our hands-on preview before then though, it'd be rude not to.


User Comments

Forum Posts: 1
Comment #1 by Callum001
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 06:11:38 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Halo Reach news is always welcome, looking forward to this, next big game for me.

Forum Posts: 91
Comment #2 by WeapDog
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 06:12:46 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment

Forum Posts: 88
Comment #3 by Mr Anarchy Duck
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 06:18:18 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
can't believe it's coming out in 6 weeks. the summer flew by....can't wait for this though!

Forum Posts: 12521
Comment #4 by Spanish Assault
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 06:24:22 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
the countdown starts....

Forum Posts: 108
Comment #5 by StakemZ
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 06:25:17 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Dieing for this game.

Forum Posts: 3112
Comment #6 by Bleeding Star
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 06:25:34 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Its need to be released now :P I want this so bad

Forum Posts: 285
Comment #7 by LastbornSmudg3
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 06:28:47 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
I've enjoyed the Halo games, but never really looked that forward to them... Until Reach.

Forum Posts: 3
Comment #8 by Blythe49
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 06:43:53 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Loved that rocket kill at the end.

Forum Posts: 813
Comment #9 by XxStuartxX 1990
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 06:46:58 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
am i the only one that doesnt give a crap

Forum Posts: 8
Comment #10 by Dudwood Fudwood
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 06:52:38 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
@9 Seems that way. Sucks to be you.

OT: Yay for reach.

Forum Posts: 1
Comment #11 by XW3 AR3 L3GION
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 07:07:34 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Loving the British accent. Finally, one of our islanders are getting into the gaming/interveiw scene. I'm friggin' tired of just hearing amercian accents.

Forum Posts: 17
Comment #12 by RoadKillRobin
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 07:08:55 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
@9, I don't care either.

Forum Posts: 33
Comment #13 by Sidish
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 07:22:02 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Can't wait...and for the people that "Don't care" remember that you care enough to post that you don't care. You just wasted time caring about something you say you don't care about. Good going!

Forum Posts: 115
Comment #14 by Steakslave
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 07:22:13 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
@9: Nice gamerscore, & if you don't care why comment?

Forum Posts: 4
Comment #15 by TNT LotLP
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 07:27:56 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
@9 and @12, that's because nobody cares about you either. Especially you, 9. 0GS and 3 stars? You haven't played/tried halo at all. At least, didn't try it solo. Which you should have.

Forum Posts: 157
Comment #16 by TimJimRob
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 07:33:31 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Just wanted to say Halo is cool.

That is all.

Forum Posts: 41
Comment #17 by WiredHEaDsHoT
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 07:36:30 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
@14 he is just giving his opinion.
and rofl... did u really just insult his gamerscore? that has to be one of the most nerdy insults i have ever heard.
@4 that countdown started along time ago for me haha

Forum Posts: 15
Comment #18 by Darkrune495
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 07:48:23 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Can't wait for this game...

and if you don't give a crap, don't comment. Simple.

Forum Posts: 0
Comment #19 by Stu reilly
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 07:55:53 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
@17 oh wow, he insulted his gamerscore on website where the entire community is based around improving their gamerscore. What a mad man! What next, we point out he was just trolling in the first place? You sir are clearly far superior to us all!

Forum Posts: 8
Comment #20 by Dudwood Fudwood
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 08:03:37 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
@17 Please read the name of the website your on and then re-read your previous comment and your stupidity shall become clear.

Forum Posts: 222
Comment #21 by xbfrittsox360
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 08:04:30 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Glad to hear they took the community's input from the beta and made tweaks. That's how a beta is supposed to be used! Way to go Bungie.

Forum Posts: 1
Comment #22 by bennoth
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 08:16:01 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Looking forward to seeing what the 'unique' features are in each campaign mission! Space combats been revealed so what next... driveable scarabs?

Forum Posts: 813
Comment #23 by XxStuartxX 1990
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 08:16:11 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
hows that better,

I dont care because i find halo boring and i was watching the video to see if there was something in the make me care and the answer was no so i posted that i dont care simple as that

Forum Posts: 595
Comment #24 by ZanKioH
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 08:19:55 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
GOTY 2010/11/12/13/14/15/16/17...

Forum Posts: 545
Comment #25 by lizard9979
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 08:30:58 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Wow!!! Lots of anger going on this comment board. Especially for such an awesome article.

Come on guys... Do not let the standard run of Halo trolls get your fur all riled up.

Reach is going to be so amazing. Little bummed about their justification for the gernades and their fix for it... You will be able to run faster, jump higher???? I am glad to hear about their change in the armor lock ability.

Forum Posts: 89
Comment #26 by bullet8t8
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 08:41:02 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
im not that bothered about this game, but this will be one of the best games , this year. im just waiting for gears of war 3. But when i heard bloodgulch was going to be in this game , then this game is must buy.
does anyone know if theyre going to release some of halo ce maps , such as side winder, hang em high, rat race, timberland , etc.

halo ce and halo wars was the best in my opinion. ive got halo 3 and odst. but i play it , but not that really into it. odst would have been fun , but no match making , and health dont regenerate. Reach will have matchmaking for firefight.

i played the beta , and it was an amazing experiences.

still no halo will ever beat halo ce. all them memories , playin sniper matches on sniper dream mod servers. good times , good times.

Forum Posts: 14795
Comment #27 by Webb [STAFF]
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 08:43:25 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Keep the slanging matches and trolling out the comments. The rule "If you've got nothing constructive to add, then shut the hell up" applies here. Anymore and I'll wade in with the banhammer.

Forum Posts: 89
Comment #28 by bullet8t8
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 08:46:28 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Call of duty black ops , and Halo reach , and fables 3 . top tiles releasing this year. so far best year in my opinion where lots of top game are releasing.

wont buy fable 3 , mainly because i cant be bothered finishhing fable 2.

im not really bothered about achievements that much , unless theyre ridiulously hard, for example , get 3 overkill in 1 match (with a stupid weapon) i finially got overkill on halo 3 on swords gametype on the snow map. i know the achievements list are out , but everyone knows more will come as dlc are going to be released.

Forum Posts: 14
Comment #29 by .i.
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 08:52:58 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Im getting the console i just can't wait!!!

Forum Posts: 174
Comment #30 by speed gun
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 09:41:34 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
cant afford to get this on release so will have to by used

quick question were players allowed to drive banshees in halo 3 cos i didnt get to and to be honest halo 3 was the first the ending of the last level seemed the same as the combat evolved

Forum Posts: 244
Comment #31 by thegamingspoon
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 09:52:36 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
I'd hate to sound hateful, but @9, if you don't care about Halo games (I don't care why you don't like them) Then why go on an article about Halo? It makes no sense.

Forum Posts: 1
Comment #32 by A Psycho Crazy
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 09:57:02 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Oh look! Bungie actually cares about their fans and how enjoyable their game is! Unlike a certian company...*cough*Infinity Ward*cough*

Forum Posts: 1
Comment #33 by bennoth
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 09:59:43 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
@30, course you can, you have been able to fly banshees since Halo 2.

Forum Posts: 174
Comment #34 by speed gun
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 10:19:12 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
@33 if youre talking about the singleplayer i guess i never came across them lol
thing is that i really like banshees and flying around was awesome but i must haved missed them making me thinks its the worst halo game made

on the other hand 1 and 2 were the best

Forum Posts: 2127
Comment #35 by Infection Ftw
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 10:32:19 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
@33 you could also fly them in the first Halo..Anyway can't wait for this game. Already pre-ordered the Legendary Edition a while ago and I will be getting the Slim bundle too.

Forum Posts: 0
Comment #36 by Helen Keller HD
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 10:38:02 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
you could fly banshees in halo 1 too. you just had to work for it, i mean really work for it.

Forum Posts: 61
Comment #37 by Frank_The_Bison
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 10:57:06 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
I hate that Dead Rising 2 was pushed back. That was supposed to hold me over until Reach. And now that my bank won't let my debit card work I can't buy Dragon Age Awakenings. I have nothing new until Reach...

Forum Posts: 0
Comment #38 by MarcoPolo 360
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 11:19:48 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
I cant wait until this comes out. I wish the months before this game another decent game was released. I have nothin to play until Reach. ANyways I pre-ordered the Legendary edition and im going to the midnight release at Gamestop. Might as well get the Legendary since its the last Halo game. At least for the next 10 years.

Forum Posts: 363
Comment #39 by seven43861
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 11:46:31 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
6 more weeks till the last day of the rest of your life. Can't wait.

Forum Posts: 7
Comment #40 by Den Meister
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 12:23:28 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
There are so many incredible looking games coming out this year... and I cannot get excited about any of them except for Reach.

Forum Posts: 3580
Comment #41 by guillermo316
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 12:27:56 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
The thing that i'm most exicted about is the macth making system, with all the option, i hope i can get into a mcth with people who want to work together.

Forum Posts: 141
Comment #42 by Snakes117
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 12:35:31 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Is there going to be any dlc?

Forum Posts: 500
Comment #43 by Wehttam
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 12:56:24 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Is that brum accented voice yours webb? :)

Forum Posts: 109
Comment #44 by Falcon McSquare
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 12:59:41 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
@42 thats like saying is Thunder going to follow Lightning?
Eventually, if not pretty soon, however it's in evitable.

Forum Posts: 35
Comment #45 by Hobbes.
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 02:14:14 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
the guy on the left sounds like kolyat or thane from ME2.

Forum Posts: 147
Comment #46 by RenegadeSniper7
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 02:45:26 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
I hope Bungie's next game is shit, fuck Activision.

Forum Posts: 14795
Comment #47 by Webb [STAFF]
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 03:25:58 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
@#43 - It is indeed =O

Forum Posts: 156
Comment #48 by ttsutaoka
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 03:38:27 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Each year gets better and better for games. Star Wars: TFU2, Dead Rising 2, Halo: Reach (there are tons more, but these are what I'm looking forward to). Bummer Brink got pushed back.

Forum Posts: 0
Comment #49 by Duke Shingles
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 03:48:00 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Great interview, x360a! This game is gonna kill!

Forum Posts: 11
Comment #50 by JuiceboxHero
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 08:52:12 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
ahhh! so stoked for this game!

Forum Posts: 768
Comment #51 by The Elite Elite
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 08:52:22 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Wait what? Change is hard? What change? One of my biggest complaints about the beta was it felt like I had just popped in Halo 3. It didn't play any different for me at all. (And some of the people on my friends list feel similarly so I know I'm not the only one) Anyway, some interesting stuff nonetheless. Still won't be getting this on launch. Either I'll have it if I decide to get the Reach Xbox 360 next year, or a couple of years later when it comes down in price.

Forum Posts: 14795
Comment #52 by Webb [STAFF]
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 09:09:41 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
@#51 - The armour abilities totally change the complex of the game if you ask me. It's no longer run and gun. You now have a tactical element, with people armour locking, jetpacking away (or dropping down on you), using holograms to dupe you, going invisible and screwing with your radar, and so on.

Forum Posts: 768
Comment #53 by The Elite Elite
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 09:14:02 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Armor Abilities are just a replacement for equipment. Different systems for the same thing. (With the new abilities that come with a sequel)

Forum Posts: 14795
Comment #54 by Webb [STAFF]
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 10:12:56 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
@#53 - Well, I personally never bothered with the equipment in 3. It was too much of a hassle and they were too sporadically placed. Bubble shields and portable grav-lifts are light years away from holograms, jetpacks, invisibility cloaks, armour locks, etc anyway. It is however no different from how MW2 was an upgrade of COD4 or BC2 was an evolution of BC1. It is, after all, a sequel and not a new IP. Change it too much and people moan. Don't change it enough and people moan. They're damned if they do and they're damned if they don't.

Forum Posts: 8
Comment #55 by haloreach21
Monday, August 02, 2010 @ 10:24:17 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Halo Reach will be eppic

Forum Posts: 602
Comment #56 by odysseus123
Tuesday, August 03, 2010 @ 04:47:35 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Im absolutely stoked for Reach

Forum Posts: 893
Comment #57 by DaChiefOfOwnage
Tuesday, August 03, 2010 @ 05:06:15 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Webb ftw, awesome interview there! Can't wait for Reach, I haven't been this hyped for a game since Halo 3, and I only got the Collector's edition. Now I've pre-ordered the sweeeeet Legendary edition of Reach. Maybe I'll take a week off...

Also, I swear Dan Webb is the voice actor for Zaeed from Mass Effect 2. It's almost uncanny.

Forum Posts: 4
Comment #58 by NextBenDaBEAST
Tuesday, August 03, 2010 @ 07:00:16 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Halo:Reach will be a welcome last Halo game for Bungie. Bungie we will miss your Halo games and we hope the new company we be as amazing as Bungie.

Forum Posts: 10
Comment #59 by OutdatedKnight
Tuesday, August 03, 2010 @ 08:55:58 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
I like how they changed to make the armour lock fairer. But I found it annoying in the beta how when you activated it when you would pan the camera around and look at your surroundings wherever you were looking, when it deactivated you would look exactly where your camera was looking so if someone was spamming it in front of me and I was behind them they could just lunge and kill me even though they were facing the other way when they activated it. It was pretty minor but it was annoying

Forum Posts: 768
Comment #60 by The Elite Elite
Tuesday, August 03, 2010 @ 09:01:35 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
@#54 "It is however no different from how MW2 was an upgrade of COD4 or BC2 was an evolution of BC1. It is, after all, a sequel and not a new IP." Exactly. They just took their equipment idea, and evolved it. Now it works a lot better than equipment, but, to me anyway, it feels so similar to the equipment system that it doesn't feel like it drastically changed gameplay.

"Change it too much and people moan. Don't change it enough and people moan." Indeed, but between the two I'm glad it turned out this way. I'd rather it feel like a game I've already played and know I somewhat enjoy instead of feeling so totally different that I don't even think it feels like Halo anymore. But because it feels like Halo 3 to me, I know there's no rush to go get it, but at the same time I know I'll enjoy it so I will eventually get it.

Forum Posts: 768
Comment #61 by The Elite Elite
Tuesday, August 03, 2010 @ 09:07:00 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Cont: Like how I did not like Call of Duty 4 at all. It was way too different from COD1 & COD2. It became much more casual friendly for my taste, so I've lost all interest in any IW game that comes out(I haven't even played MW2. Watching all the gameplay videos it looked like pretty much everything I hated from COD4 x100). (And depending on how Black Ops turns out, I most likely will lose interest in the entire COD series) So I'd rather it play like a game I know I like than turn out like what happened to COD.

Forum Posts: 0
Comment #62 by Zombies N Mash
Wednesday, August 04, 2010 @ 08:50:28 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Can't wait.

Forum Posts: 101
Comment #63 by KiidxLuNa7iic
Wednesday, August 04, 2010 @ 03:45:10 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
it's official bungie beat treyarch and infinity award again................

Forum Posts: 447
Comment #64 by fax5jrj
Thursday, August 05, 2010 @ 09:54:06 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
@#51 What are you talking about? Opinionated much? OK, if you think this, you are exaggerating. A lot of people didn't like it because it wasn't like Halo 3, and I them CHANGE IS GOOD, but they don't think so... idiots.

Forum Posts: 0
Comment #65 by zammy090
Friday, August 06, 2010 @ 06:26:31 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment

Forum Posts: 27
Comment #66 by Munkk1
Friday, August 06, 2010 @ 08:38:04 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
This is going to be a great game but banning people for quiting mid-game? If I get a team of people who aren't very good and we're against some really good players, the chances are that my teammates will quit. So am I forced to take a beating alone, lose my good kdr and have a really bad time playing as I don't want to get banned?? Not good if that's the case...

Forum Posts: 2418
Comment #67 by Andreas_loel
Friday, August 06, 2010 @ 01:53:50 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
@32 You are a fucking dumbass, the things that fucked up MW2 was shit the community cried about. The community whined and qq:ed like cunts and they got what they wanted to be added that wasnt in cod4.

If they knew they would had gotten a bunch of cheating/haxing/modding/ worthless piece of shit community in return after catering to them like a fucking soccer mum. I guess they would had just gone SSLP style instead with 2 fingers up


Forum Posts: 0
Comment #68 by Jleek1992
Sunday, August 08, 2010 @ 02:22:32 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
This game looks awsome looking to pick up Tin or Legendary Edition by Christmas I love Halo that much Yesterday i bought Halo 3: ODST And i have Halo 3.

Forum Posts: 7
Comment #69 by halogod3330
Sunday, August 08, 2010 @ 10:04:10 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
this game is gonna be awesome! already pre-ordered it and i still have my halo 1 on PC.

Forum Posts: 14
Comment #70 by TheMagicalHat
Sunday, August 08, 2010 @ 10:35:31 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
@67 Your comment isn't directed at me but I see where you're coming from even if I don't agree with you. Your comment is overly aggressive IMO though.

Forum Posts: 6
Comment #71 by haiiaiigull
Tuesday, August 10, 2010 @ 01:12:12 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Nice... i Want to play the game now -.-^^

Forum Posts: 0
Comment #72 by drummer88
Thursday, August 12, 2010 @ 06:19:11 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
check out the halo reach pannel at comic con and the forge world vidoc on halo waypoint AMAZING!!!!!!! the halo series is my favourite ive played them all and this looks even better is it possible ?

Forum Posts: 5083
Comment #73 by Skillet
Thursday, August 12, 2010 @ 07:28:13 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Just HAD to get your little rocket kill in there, didn't you, Dan? :p

Forum Posts: 1
Comment #74 by TwiIight
Sunday, August 15, 2010 @ 12:10:06 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Halo is for losers. Real men play Gears.

Forum Posts: 3
Comment #75 by Strangeguy998
Wednesday, August 18, 2010 @ 05:14:23 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
I've preordered mine!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Forum Posts: 199
Comment #76 by Night45Fox
Wednesday, August 18, 2010 @ 09:03:07 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
50 dollar pre-order price @

@74 I play both, so what does that make me a Real Manly loser? lol

Forum Posts: 0
Comment #77 by Jleek1992
Thursday, August 19, 2010 @ 03:16:36 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Made a final decision getting this for my christmas but just the normal edition which is £40-50.

Forum Posts: 30
Comment #78 by Astrex
Thursday, August 19, 2010 @ 09:02:42 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
F**k that! getting banned for quitting out of a game, what if someone needs to shoot off, or your playing with a bunch of assholes, getting banned for that seems mad!

Forum Posts: 981
Comment #79 by Tai_MT
Thursday, August 19, 2010 @ 01:04:49 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Um, you don't get banned for a single quit, people who can't listen. You get banned for HABITUALLY QUITTING. Now, go get a dictionary and look up the word "habitual". Seriously, you guys need to.

My solution for the jackhole quitters has always been, "they should not be able to play another game, not even a custom game, until the match they just quit gets over. If they had to leave to do something important, this won't affect them. And if they're quitting to be jerks, they just got what they deserved."

Forum Posts: 0
Comment #80 by Acid Mother
Friday, August 20, 2010 @ 06:12:16 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Actually looking more forward to Forge World, FAR too few games have full-scale level editors anymore, and from what I've seen I'm going to put a few hundred hours in just making stages, lol.

Forum Posts: 0
Comment #81 by Acid Mother
Friday, August 20, 2010 @ 06:16:39 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Also hope Bungie do throwbacks to Halo 1 and 2 with either uber secret powerful weapons (Scarab Gun) or hijack-able vehicles that are A) insanely awesome and B) nowhere to be found anywhere else in the game.

Assault on the Control Room. Banshee Hijacking. Now those were the good ol' days. NO MORE SKULLS, that's way more lame than secret weapons or vehicles.

Forum Posts: 6
Comment #82 by soonerfanmatt
Friday, August 20, 2010 @ 08:35:07 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
if theres one thing i hate more than stupid comment post is a stupid argument on a comment post. people, think before you post a comment that upsets other people. now back on subject, cant wait for reach its gonna be awesome. really like the armor abilities.

Forum Posts: 3
Comment #83 by zeno999
Saturday, August 21, 2010 @ 04:09:17 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
this game is gonna be amazing, and on my opinion(and mine only) i think this game is gonna be game of the year hands down... and forge world will be awesome

Halo reach ftw!!!!

Forum Posts: 1
Comment #84 by rizzzi
Saturday, August 21, 2010 @ 10:19:13 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
simply cant wait for this game it will most likely ruin my life and lower my grades significantly

Forum Posts: 5
Comment #85 by D139UZ
Saturday, August 21, 2010 @ 10:13:05 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
@18 agree

Forum Posts: 987
Comment #86 by Devil Sora
Sunday, August 22, 2010 @ 02:04:58 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Hahaha I litterally cant wait. . . . the controllers are already in the stores and I'm flipping out on its release. I have the Legendary Edition reserved and I just need to get my hands on the counsole then I toss my MW2 one to the curb and love Halo all over again. Its invigorating to see Bungie so. . . included in the communitty, it brought shivers down my spines knowing all the effort they'll be placing in this games "cheat detecting" software. For Halo fans this is a must buy and all the people who aren't excited about it let them be. . . as stated prior to my post they are simply stating their opinion. I'm sure there are games out there that they enjoy that we dont that doesn't mean we have to gnaw eachother's heads off theres plenty of time to do that in Reach.

As for their tweaking on the quitting feature at first I was against it. Now after being reintroduced to Halo once again (2 years out of the game still a SGNT in the new ranking system lol) I feel like this move is a good one. My brother and I were playing matches a few nights back and the entire enemy team was able to quit with the exception of one person? How is this fair? How can you put that against a player's record? I think Bungie has their heads on the right way and I hope to see more titles related to their name in the future.

Love Bunjie.

Forum Posts: 987
Comment #87 by Devil Sora
Sunday, August 22, 2010 @ 02:06:45 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
ACK!!! WTF?!?!?!?!? I changed the j to a g but it changed it back?!?!?! grrr now I look like a complete idiot. . . *sigh* cut me some slack guys its 3 in the morning.

Forum Posts: 987
Comment #88 by Devil Sora
Sunday, August 22, 2010 @ 02:18:12 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Ohh and one more thing lol I know "Triple post zomg" but I find this funny to point out the person chewing us all out for playing Halo and says real men play Gears (I play both) his user name is Twilight. . . . huh. . . . thats mildlly entertaining remind me to back out of a lobby if I face you in GoW3 "Ohhhhh nooooo its the mighty TWILIGHT!!!"

Forum Posts: 233
Comment #89 by halofan1989
Sunday, August 22, 2010 @ 05:29:46 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Simply amazing!

Also LOL @88


Forum Posts: 6
Comment #90 by Headbanger94
Monday, August 23, 2010 @ 06:57:36 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
I can't wait until Halo Reach comes out man and hopefully it will be A HELL OF A LOT BETTER THAN ODST!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Forum Posts: 5
Comment #91 by xX CamsteR Xx
Wednesday, August 25, 2010 @ 08:42:29 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
The beta was awesome, can't wait to see what new thing they have put in.

Forum Posts: 0
Comment #92 by NotsoBlonde
Wednesday, August 25, 2010 @ 09:36:15 AM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
Halo reach looks like it is going to be proper awesome :D

Forum Posts: 0
Comment #93 by tylercsmith
Thursday, August 26, 2010 @ 09:13:36 PM
(0) Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Report Comment
i wish i could play Reach right now!

You need to register before being able to post comments.


Game Info
Bungie Software


US September 14, 2010
Europe September 14, 2010
Japan September 15, 2010

You need to log in or register to use MyAchievements.
Related News




You need to log in or register to rate games.

User Score is based on 4459 user ratings.