Halo 2 Anniversary Cinematic trailer using original Halo 2 graphics

Microsoft published a new Halo 2 Anniversary CGI trailer which shows off some fancy new visuals for the game which will be appearing as part of the Master Chief Collection on Xbox One. We decided to go in the opposite direction and recreated the same scenes using the original Halo 2 cutscene graphics. Take a look at our Halo 2 Anniversary cinematic trailer using the original graphics alongside the CGI version.


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In addition to Halo 2: Anniversary celebrating its 10th Anniversary, Halo: The Master Chief Collection also features Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary, Halo 3, Halo 4, Halo: Nightfall, and access to the Halo 5: Guardians Multiplayer Beta. This is the definitive Halo experience, coming November 11, 2014. For more information about the game take a look at the official website.


Written by: Rob Cram

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