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  Weekly update, and a real Warthog! - Official
  Posted by: MrFlammable on 07-23-2007 @ 12:54 - Source: Bungie.net
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Another Weekly Update courtesy of Bungie, featuring a few interesting thoughts and one juicy pic.

First off, rumors were flying everywhere lately about online co-op for Halo 3, which Frankie compared to "The Internetís hair was lit on fire." All that Bungie had confirmed was system link co-op would be in Halo 3, which of course gets blown out of proportion. All they had to say on the matter was,
Quote:
All that said, EGM doesnít really know whether or not Halo 3 will ship with online co-op, only Bungie knows. ... As we approach the tail end of development, we will have a clearer picture of whether or not that online feature will be included. Assuming either way would be foolish at this time.

"Like a octogenarian with a bucket of prune juice, the Bungie Podcast is about to get more regular." Once Brian and Frankie finish their Halo 3 tour, podcasts should become weekly. The upcoming podcast is already in the works after people demanded more following last week's 35-minute show. Following Halo 3's release this fall, Bungie should be settling back into the regular routine of updates, including the Waahmbulance.

Remember how the sword functioned in Halo 2? Of course you do - but that's about to change. The Halo 3 sword is undergoing many tweaks, and now has a limited use in multiplayer like it already did in single player. There is also now a difference between pulling the right trigger and using the melee button, and sword to sword combat is also more interesting due to a mechanic referred to as "clang." Since it requires a well-timed button press, it could be guessed that this may have to do with blocking your opponent's sword.

If you haven't already seen the Halo: Arms Race live action short, you definitely need to go watch it now (scroll down past the screenshots on that article). Now the folks at WETA have made another incredible piece for the next short - a Warthog. A fully functional, four-wheeling, off-roading, gun-on-the-back Warthog. Next time you head to New Zealand, keep your eyes peeled for this familiar vehicle driving around.

Finally, if you think you're the biggest Halo fan in your area, you should enter to win the latest contest at Bungie. It ends Friday, July 27th, so hurry over to the update article, scroll down past the Warthog, and read how to enter.



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Total comments: 13 | Last comment: 07-26-2007 at 15:17

 #1 - 07-23-2007 at 14:30
omega1107
Joined: December 11th, 2006
Posts: 27
That Wathgo is awesome. Really awesome. Wish i had one...

 #2 - Agh! Double post!!! - 07-23-2007 at 14:31
omega1107
Joined: December 11th, 2006
Posts: 27
sorry about the double post. but i butchered the spelling of Warthog up there. sorry.

 #3 - 07-23-2007 at 14:36
343guiltymc
From: (toronto)
Joined: February 19th, 2006
Posts: 380
Wonder if that chaingun is real?eek!

 #4 - 07-23-2007 at 15:19
MrFlammable
From: (Michigan)
Joined: March 25th, 2004
Posts: 1613
Yeah, that's what I was wondering. I'm assuming if they're using it in the video, it probably works, or at least shoots blanks. Something that makes muzzle flashes and spews shell casings all over.

 #5 - 07-23-2007 at 18:04
jackle12
From: (B.C.)
Joined: February 28th, 2007
Posts: 405
Machine gun is real, or just has paintballs.

 #6 - 07-23-2007 at 22:49
I_like_eggs
From: (Sydney)
Joined: December 25th, 2006
Posts: 605
holy crap i want one!!!!!

 #7 - 07-24-2007 at 10:56
gamechaser002
From: (Delta Halo)
Joined: May 20th, 2006
Posts: 693
i think i just found my first car...

 #8 - 07-24-2007 at 12:17
commander_reaper
From:
Joined: November 19th, 2006
Posts: 131
it dosent look real it looks animated sum how cuz its really iney and it has the animated look so worng but its ma opinion

 #9 - 07-24-2007 at 14:37
ZanderArch
Joined: April 13th, 2005
Posts: 582
I'll have to agree with Reaper, it does look like it's a 3D model. The way it reflects and such looks weird, but no doubt it's real, look at the shadow.
Still looks funny.

 #10 - 07-25-2007 at 03:47
Jacob_MacAbre
From: (Edinburgh)
Joined: May 26th, 2007
Posts: 128
I want that 'Hog...
Is that for the Halo movie? Or has that been totally cancelled?

 #11 - 07-25-2007 at 09:58
Eragonx
Joined: January 21st, 2007
Posts: 297
i think it MAY have some photoshopping, but not a lot.

the hog seems a little too short

still, I WANT IT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

 #12 - 07-26-2007 at 07:23
Kamakazi_Potatoe
From: (Indionapolis Indiana)
Joined: May 30th, 2006
Posts: 38
If you look closely, the body panels are just spraypainted fiberglass not a 3D model. WHERE CAN I BUY ONE????

 #13 - 07-26-2007 at 15:17
MrFlammable
From: (Michigan)
Joined: March 25th, 2004
Posts: 1613
What do you mean where can you buy one? At your local Hog dealer of course!



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