Commemorate the Launch of the Biggest Game of the Year with the Xbox 360 Limited Edition “Halo: Reach” Bundle and Accessories. Microsoft and Bungie also reveal Forge World for “Halo: Reach,” empowering aspiring game designers to build and share unique map creations over Xbox LIVE when the game releases this September.
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The Xbox 360 Limited Edition â€śHalo: Reachâ€ť Bundle launches day and date with the game on September 14 and provides both an incredible value and a stunning way to celebrate the iconic franchise. The commemorative bundle will be available with matching custom â€śHalo: Reachâ€ť Limited Edition Wireless Controllers. Additionally, Microsoft and Bungie revealed an onslaught of other â€śHalo: Reachâ€ť news today at Comic-Con International, including a first look at Forge World, Versus Firefight mode and more.
The Xbox 360 Limited Edition â€śHalo: Reachâ€ť Bundle is Available for Pre-Order Today
The Xbox 360 Limited Edition â€śHalo: Reachâ€ť Bundle features an exclusive silver design and comes with two custom Xbox 360 Wireless Controllers with artwork inspired by the game, a Standard Edition copy of â€śHalo: Reach,â€ť a token for the Limited Edition Elite armor set, an episode of â€śHalo Legendsâ€ť and a â€śHalo: Reachâ€ť-themed Xbox 360 wired headset. As an added touch, the specially designed console in the Xbox 360 Limited Edition â€śHalo: Reachâ€ť Bundle not only captures the look and feel of the game, but also features custom sound effects from the â€śHaloâ€ť universe.
To offer a closer look at the contents of the Xbox 360 Limited Edition â€śHalo: Reachâ€ť Bundle, Microsoft and Bungie unveiled an unboxing video of the bundle, which is available for download today on Halo Waypoint and Halo.Xbox.com. It has a suggested retail price of $399 USD, ÂŁ249.99 GBP
â€śHalo: Reachâ€ť Limited Edition Wireless Controller and Wireless Headset Available Worldwide in Late August
In addition to the exclusive new console bundle, Microsoft and Bungie unveiled the â€śHalo: Reachâ€ť Limited Edition Wireless Controller and the â€śHalo: Reachâ€ť Limited Edition Wireless Headset, both of which feature a distinctive silver color and exclusive â€śHaloâ€ť artwork by Bungie. Available in late August for $59.99 (U.S.) ÂŁ39.99 (UK), the â€śHalo: Reachâ€ť Limited Edition Wireless Controller includes an Xbox LIVE token for an animated Covenant Banshee Avatar item. The â€śHalo: Reachâ€ť Limited Edition Wireless Headset will also be available in late August for an estimated retail price of $49.99 (U.S.) ÂŁ34.99 (UK). Both accessories are being produced in limited quantities and are available for pre-order today.
Forge World and Versus Firefight Modes Revealed
Continuing the â€śHaloâ€ť tradition of offering players a groundbreaking level of customization, Microsoft and Bungie announced Forge 2.0, a robust set of new editing tools built into â€śHalo: Reachâ€ť that will empower aspiring game designers to easily create and share their unique â€śHalo: Reachâ€ť multiplayer map creations with the world. Set on one of the seriesâ€™ iconic â€śHaloâ€ť rings, Forge World is a massive, beautifully-rendered landscape that serves as a giant canvas for players to build unique map creations alone or cooperatively with up to seven friends on Xbox LIVE or system link, or three friends via split-screen. Utilizing the upgraded Forge 2.0 toolset, Forge World holds unlimited creative potential for millions of armchair designers to sculpt, build and share the most intricate and visually stunning maps they can imagine.