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Submitted by Lionheart377 1044d ago | news

Halo 4's Forge Island available early, free for all players

The highly customizable Halo 4 location known simply as Forge Island has unexpectedly released today for all players to enjoy. (Halo 4, Xbox 360)

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IQUITN4G  +   1044d ago
So is this actually free then? or another case of Spartan ops
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munish23  +   1044d ago
I don't get it. If you're referring to having to be a gold member I don't see why you would event want this if you didn't have Gold.
SJPFTW  +   1044d ago
you can access the store without GOLD and get any game add-ons you want. been that way since the beginning
3-4-5  +   1044d ago
I don't think they have a choice if they are smart.

Next gen is approaching and it won't just be BF & COD they are competing against.

Halo 5 needs to be amazing or the series will slowly die....

My interest in Halo took a dive this year and I never bothered to grab 4 even though I had it pre-ordered prior to release.

It looks good for this gen, but always feels like I'm playing a lesser version of halo 2.
clintagious650  +   1044d ago
I actually liked halo 4 better then reach & odst. Halo 4 just felt more of a complete package. U should atleast try it out. U might like this one.
Shadonic  +   1044d ago
NO hes right it needs to be way better its not the king it was from 1-3 it has to climb back up to the top again.
ZigZagLagger  +   1044d ago
I like the campaign ALOT more than reach, but halo 4's multiplayer is broken as all hell and not true to the halo formula (no load-outs, focus on map control.)
clintagious650  +   1044d ago
See I cant really say much bout the multiplayer since i havent renewed my xbl account but i loved the campaign & that is what i was talking about when i said whole package. Campaighn didnt feel gimped at all and was great for a title not created by bungie.
Shadonic  +   1044d ago
Really 343 basically improved on everything from reach MM missing some things like the death X and small stuff and then added in a bunch of unneeded things to grab in more players who know nothing about Halo. If the game didnt have sprint and Loadouts and Personal Ordinance were jsut for delivaring AA's i can guarantee a lot of the issues people have with a lot of the issues MM wise. The Halo feel is there its just heavily blocked out by all these unneeded things.
AnyaShroud  +   1044d ago
Halo 4 already sold 8 million copies, the series is as popular as ever, it's not in decline, or slowly dying
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ZigZagLagger  +   1044d ago
As a hardcore halo fan, I'm still upset. The largest island is only as big as Ragnarok. :(
Knight_Crawler  +   1044d ago
Patients my young patawan - you can only squeeze so much from a 7 year old console without having to limit some stuff.

Halo 5 on the 720 should be a marvel since MS will give Halo 5 the biggest gaming budget in history to compliment the 720 new technology.
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Dms2012  +   1044d ago
*Patience. Although I did agree with you,and bubbled you.
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FragMnTagM  +   1043d ago
This is the kind of comments that should be on here more frequently. Bubbles to you two as well as the two below for having civil discourse.
biRdy  +   1044d ago
thats just the big island itself, you can also forge quite a long way off the island.
ZigZagLagger  +   1043d ago
true, but i like building natural looking maps rather than floating forerunner blocks over an ocean.
TXIDarkAvenger  +   1044d ago
Holy shit finally! But all my friends stopped playing this game...Better late than never I guess.
aviator189  +   1044d ago
Wow, 2 weeks early?
Awesome.
Jek_Porkins  +   1044d ago
Nice, free map on Halo 4 and a free map on Gears Judgment in the same day. Things are looking up!
clintagious650  +   1044d ago
Definitely a good sign. I hope this leads to xbl on the nextbox being free. That would definitely take alot of weight off my decision of grabbing a the nextbox early. Im hoping when they finally reveal the nextbox they can show atleast 2 promising new IP's & if xbl free ill have to grab one. Also I didnt disagree with u. I actually gave u a bubble.
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FragMnTagM  +   1043d ago
Friendly discourse.... Am I on N4G?

Bubbles to both of you for not being trolls and getting along.
Muffins1223  +   1044d ago
Today just gets better and better

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