Aliens Versus Terrorists: Microsoft Comments On the Halo/Call of Duty Comparisons

Comparing the “Halo” and “Call of Duty” franchises is a common occurrence–both have produced multiple games with impressive sale numbers, both have wildly popular multiplayer modes, and both are first person shooters. Since the beginning of time (AKA the first time the franchises began to compete with each other), comparisons have been made by players, reviewers, and even the occasional laymen who understands video game sales.

But rarely do we get the developers making the comparison themselves. Until Frank O’Conner, the director of the “Halo” franchise, decided to say that “Halo” differs from “Call of Duty” in that it does not give an unfair advantage to the player with the “bigger gun.”

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