Halo 2,is a full sequel to the best-selling original and will continue the story of the Master Chief, a genetically enhanced supersoldier who is the only man that has successfully defied the Covenant, a coalition of alien races on a murderous march toward Earth. Halo 2 surpasses its predecessor both in graphical beauty and combat intensity. Master Chief and his marine allies return to battle the full complement of Covenant forces, as well as new enemies who have not yet revealed themselves.
This pack contains 9 new multiplayer maps for Halo 2 fans to enjoy and to further enhance the Halo 2 experience.
- New Multiplayer Experiences Await: Enhance your Halo 2 experience with the nine new highly detailed multiplayer maps. Challenge friends via System Link and split-screen, or take the game onto Xbox Live to show the world who the best Halo 2 players truly are.
- Go Behind the Curtain: In the bonus documentary, meet the people behind these exciting new maps and get a taste of life inside Bungie Studios.
- Unravel the Mysteries of Old Mombasa: An animated bonus feature showcases unseen events happening during the Old Mombasa mission from the Halo 2 campaign.
- Complete Game Updates: Includes new gameplay enhancements and improved Xbox Live gameplay.
- Xbox Live Subscribers Get An Early Start: Xbox Live subscribers will have the first opportunity to sample the content starting in April when they can download two maps, Containment and Warlock, for free, courtesy of Mountain Dew. Two additional maps, Sanctuary and Turf, are now also available free of charge. To complete the collection, gamers can download the final five maps for $11.99 on July 5. By the end of this summer, all nine of the new maps will be made available at no cost over Xbox Live.