An entirely new feature added to Halo: A common complaint regarding Halo 2 's online play was widespread cheatingwhich began occurring almost immediately after the game's release. Retrieved April 30, In a post-credits sceneGravemind is seen arriving on High Charitywhere Cortana agrees to answer the Flood Hivemind's questions. This is adjustable from the slowest setting of 1 all the way up to the fastest setting of As one of the launch titles of Games for Windows — Live, the game offered Live features not available in the Xbox version, such as guide support and achievements.
The release of Halo 2 was preceded with numerous promotions, product tie-ins, and movie trailer-like commercials.
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Retrieved July 13, Bungie writer and cinematic director Joseph Staten recalled that during Combat Evolved ' s development, Bungie "certainly had strong ideas for extending the story and gameplay experience that we knew we couldn't fit into one game". Archived from the original on January 17, The Xbox Live multiplayer and downloadable content features of the Xbox version of Halo 2 were supported until the discontinuation of the service in April The crew discover another Halo installation; realizing the danger the ring presents, Keyes sends the Master Chief to kill Regret while she and Johnson find Halo's activation key, the Index.