Posted: 14 April 2007 at 10:46pm | IP Logged
Microsoft Game Studios and Bungie Studios have together confirmed that
the multiplayer beta of "Halo 3" will debut worldwide on Xbox Live on
The beta program of Halo 3, the highly anticipated third chapter in
the groundbreaking "Halo" trilogy, will continue till June 6.
exclusively for Xbox 360, Halo 3, promises to give gamers the
opportunity to get hands on new levels, weapons, vehicles, and game
types, as well as a chance to provide valuable data that Bungie will
use in continued development.
Halo 3 will let gamers experience Master Chief's greatest battle,
as he launches an epic mission to stop the Covenant, destroy the
impending flood threat, and ultimately save mankind.
The beta test will include three richly detailed, action-oriented
maps, including Snowbound, High Ground, and Valhalla, which represent a
mixture of large and medium scale combat environments, and are
brand-new to Halo 3.
The beta program will be available for those who have registered
themselves through the "Rule of Three" promotion, or by purchasing a
specially marked copy of "Crackdown" for Xbox 360.
Those who failed to confirm their participation for the beta test
earlier, still have a chance to get themselves registered by purchasing
the Xbox 360 title "Crackdown," which was launched in February. Each
copy of the game has been specially marked with a Halo 3 beta sticker
prior to the beta period, which is a key for gamers to download and
participate in the beta.
However, for those who are too anxious to wait for the beta
program, they can get a sneak peek at Halo 3 with a new,
behind-the-scenes video feature available at www.bungie.net, and also
on the Xbox Live Marketplace.