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Halo 2 Anniversary Gameplay Walkthrough Revealed
Halo 2 Anniversary will be more than just a graphical update. Several aspects of the multiplayer maps are going to be tweaked according to a new video walkthrough at the Rooster Teeth Expo. The video details the new additions and changes to the remastered version of Ascension, which was first shown at Microsoft’s E3 Press Conference.
The remastered version of Ascension will boast several impressive graphical updates including a full-scale Halo ring that rotates in the background. The additions are not all cosmetic however, the video reveals that the center of the map will feature an interactiveenergy shield that can be activated from one of three buttons in the map.
Several new additions to Halo 2 Anniversary were announced during a 60 minute panel over the weekend, including the gungoose (a Halo 3 mongoose with guns), the return of the assault rifle, new multiplayer gametypes and that Coagulation Canyon, one of the most popular maps in Halo 2 will be one of six remastered maps, along with Ascension.
Halo 2 Anniversary will be released exclusively for the Xbox One along with Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary, Halo 3 and Halo 4 as part of Halo: The Master Chief Collection on Nov. 11, 2014.