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Universal acclaim - based on 91 Critics

User Score

Generally favorable reviews- based on 1341 Ratings

Summary: The Covenant alien race threatens to destroy all humankind, and the only thing standing in its way is Master Chief, a genetically enhanced supersoldier. Master Chief returns in Halo 2, which features new vehicles, weapons, environments, and more. This time, you can interact with your environment, wield two weapons at the same time, board opponents' vehicles, and even switch sides to play the role of a Covenant Elite. Halo 2 also supports broadband multiplayer action via Xbox Live.
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Rating: M
Official Site: http://www.xbox.com/en-US/games/h/halo2/default.htm
Developer: Bungie Software
Genre(s): Action, Shooter, First-Person, Sci-Fi
Compatibility:Plays on Xbox 360
Connectivity:Broadband Only Online System Link
Customization:Downloadable Content
ESRB Descriptors:Blood and Gore Language Sexual Themes Violence
Number of Online Players:16 Players Online
Number of Players:1-16 Players
Offline Modes:Competitive Cooperative Team Oriented
Online Modes:Competitive Cooperative Team Oriented
Sound:Dolby Digital 5.1
Special Controllers:Headset
Split Screen Offline Players:4 Players
Split Screen Online Players:2 Players
Cast Credit
Bill O'Brien Animator, Game And Cinematic
Paul Clift Art Production
Robt McLees 3d Artist
Marty O'Donnell Composer, Audio Director
Marty O'Donnell Voice: Jackals, Flood, And Hunters
Michael Salvatori Music Composer
Tim Dadabo Voice: 343 Guilty Spark
Steve Downes Voice: Master Chief
Norm Woodel Voice: Elite
Steve Scott Effects
Paul Russell Single-Player Environment Artist
Hao Chen Engineering
Travis Brady 3d Artist
Steve Cotton Multiplayer Environment Artist
Hamilton Chu Producer
Hardy LeBel Additional Mission Design
David Dunn Lead Environment Artist
Chris Lee Additional Single-Player Environment Art
Joseph Staten Voice: Grunt
Joseph Staten Writer, Director Of Cinematics
Michael Wu Single-Player Environment Artist
Chris Butcher Engineering Lead
Stefan Sinclair Engineering
Frank Capezzuto Single-Player Environment Artist
Tom Doyle Single-Player Environment Artist
David Scully Voice: Sergeant Johnson
David Scully Voice: Sergeant Johnson
Jeff Steitzer Multiplayer Voice (Announcer)
Jen Taylor Voice: Cortana
Eddie Smith Matte Painting
Kelly Rains Additional 3d Art
Damien Neff Additional Engineering
Harold Ryan Test Manager, Producer Bungie.Net
Michael Wincott Voice: Prophet Of Truth
Robert Atkin Downes Voice: Prophet Of Regret
Ken Boynton Voice: Brute
Marcus Lehto Art Director
Jay Weinland Audio Lead
Curtis Creamer Producer
Justin Hayward Single-Player Environment Artist
Shi Kai Wang Lead 3d & Effects Artist
Eric Arroyo 3d Artist
David Candland User Interface
Tyson Green Mission Designer
CJ Cowan Cinematic Director
Stacey Moore Additional Animation
Stephen Okasaki Additional Mission Design
Bart House Engineering
Jason Major Engineering
Travis Chen Software Test Engineer
Paul Bertone Design Lead
Julie Benz Voice: Miranda Keyes
Michael Evans Engineering Lead
Jason Jones Project Lead
John Michael Higgins Voice: 2401 Penitent Tangent
Hamilton Camp Voice: Prophet Of Mercy
Ron Perlman Voice: Lord Hood
Orlando Jones Voice: Marine Sergeant
Miguel Ferrer Voice: Heretic Leader
David Cross Voice: Marine
Chris Carney Lead Multiplayer Environment Artist
Mike Cody Software Test Engineer
Roger Wolfson Test Tools Engineering
Jeremy Fones Additional Animation
Bernie Freidin Engineering
Charlie Gough Engineering Lead
Mat Noguchi Engineering
Eamon McKenzie Engineering
Ben Wallace Engineering Lead
Adrian Perez Engineering
Pete Parsons Executive Producer
Jaime Griesemer Design Lead
Max Hoberman Multiplayer & User Interface Lead
Michel Bastien Producer
Damian Isla Engineering
Greg Snook Engineering
Luke Timmins Engineering
Rob Stokes Mission Designer
Mike Budd Animator, Game And Cinematic
John Butkis Animator, Game And Cinematic
Nathan Walpole Animator, Game And Cinematic
Christopher Barrett Lead Environment Artist
Vic DeLeon Single-Player Environment Artist
Maike Zak Single-Player Environment Artist
C. Paul Johnson Sound Designer
Doug Boyce Test Lead
Jamie Evans Test Lead
Zach Russell Test Lead
Aaron Lieberman Test Tools Engineering
Luis Villegas Test Tools Engineering
Ryan Hylland Software Test Engineer
intern Software Test Engineer
Time Dadabo Voice: Marine
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Awards & Rankings

#1 Most Discussed Xbox Game of 2004