New Expansion Pack for Halo Reach
- Three new battle fields
- Game can be downloaded at same time
- New ‘making of’ video
On Tuesday, the legendary battle for Reach will expand with three action-packed new multiplayer maps available exclusively on Xbox Live.
In preparation for the epic battle ahead, 343 Industries is calling aspiring Spartans to take up arms against the Covenant with a look at the making of the “Halo: Reach” Defiant Map Pack. Available for download in Halo Waypoint on Xbox LIVE, HaloWaypoint.com and Waypoint on Windows Phone 7, the new video features interviews with the development team on the design inspirations behind the stunning new maps, and a preview of the multiplayer action that awaits fans in just a few short days.
The “Halo: Reach” Defiant Map Pack introduces three new battlefields – Condemned, Highlands and Unearthed – for epic competitive multiplayer and for the first time, a brand new Firefight level. Created in partnership with Certain Affinity, the Defiant Map Pack will be available for 800 Microsoft Points and will feature all new Achievements worth a total of 150 Gamerscore.
Players who have yet to experience the blockbuster prequel to the Xbox franchise can download “Halo: Reach” on Games on Demand to experience epic story from the beginning and join the multiplayer fun.
To celebrate the launch of the new map pack, renowned machinima pioneers Red vs. Blue are partnering with 343 Industries to create a walkthrough video of the new maps.