Halo: The Master Chief Collection

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9 / 10.0
Dec 15, 2019

Still brilliant.

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9.5 / 10.0
Dec 13, 2019

Halo: MCC is like a divorced dad who stopped drinking, started going to the gym, and went to therapy to better himself.

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9 / 10.0
Dec 7, 2019

Could've taken the time to fix a few minor things, though ultimately did not mess with perfection.

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9 / 10.0
Jan 25, 2019

With a constant flow of patches in the works and new ones currently in development and rumors of Halo: Reach getting added into the mix, we can only hope that this collection keeps getting the love it’s needed, and the love that 343 Industries has been giving it over the course of the past few months.

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6 / 10.0
Dec 17, 2014

Instead of capitalizing on it, 343 Industries failed both Halo fans and potential new fans with this collection. As a huge Halo fangirl myself, it absolutely breaks my heart to see Halo tarnished in this fashion. This should have been a solid slam dunk for 343, not an utter disappointment.

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8 / 10
Dec 8, 2014

Your rose-tinted glasses won't slip much

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65 / 100
Dec 3, 2014

Halo: The Master Chief Collection is a fantastic compendium of the high-points in recent shooter history. With four complete multiplayer suites and over 100 maps, it's more than a bargain, it's a steal. The groundwork 343 has laid in this colossal experience, the scope of what it might still be, is truly something to admire. If the driving minds behind the collection can dedicate the kind of care and customer attentiveness that's always been associated with the Halo brand, and pull off the original vision, Halo: The Master Chief Collection multiplayer will easily be deserving of high praise equal to its campaign.

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Dec 1, 2014

Halo used to be one of the big franchises that other companies wanted to kill, but 343 Industries may have done that itself with a rushed, incomplete port of four Halo classics that is compromised by bugs, and muddled multiplayer.

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9 / 10
Nov 22, 2014

For those new to the universe of Halo, a vast array of single and multiplayer content awaits, all revolving around one of the greater ongoing stories available in gaming and featuring the franchise's hallmark genre-defining arena combat. For the more initiated, a chance to go back and relive many fond moments from a whole new perspective is also a boon.

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