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Halo 3 Recon renamed?


Halo 3:ODST features a new campaign played from the perspective of an ODST in the heart of a Covenant occupied New Mombasa. In addition to sleuthing around the city and piecing together the details surrounding your squad’s whereabouts

This new title is a more straightforward account of the experience that awaits and the role you will assume as you explore the streets of New Mombasa. But don’t worry, you can still has Recon. (the armor that is, it’s still tied to the Vidmaster achievements and will be accessible via the final retail release next Fall).

“ODST” is the acronym for “Orbital Drop Shock Trooper.” This special forces branch of the UNSC military force is called into action for highly specialized, small scale operations. ODST units were deployed during portions of the Halo 2 and Halo 3 campaign and have also been featured in some of the Halo novels. To learn more about this elite military operation.
Halo 3 : ODST will drop into stores next Fall and the Halo 3 Mythic Map Pack will be coming to Xbox LIVE Marketplace sometime early next year. Everything currently on Xbox live about Recon will be replaced the new name, any content already downloaded will have its name chaned to Halo 3:ODST.


November 27, 2008 - Posted by | Microsoft company, Xbox360 | , , , , , , , ,


  1. I liked the name Halo recon better

    Comment by Snipes157 | January 10, 2009 | Reply

  2. This is the first place I saw what the ODST means. Cool! I can’t wait! Nice blog! You might just be able to get this excellence in blogging badge (if you were interested). Later!

    Comment by TheStooge | January 13, 2009 | Reply

  3. does anyone no will odst be a game add on to get from xbox live or will it be a disk you buy in the shops?

    Comment by niall | April 22, 2009 | Reply

  4. Wow I didn’t know that, thanks for that information.

    Comment by Wily | April 24, 2009 | Reply

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