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.
Did you hear about the Microsoft lawsuit? A dozen gamers were outraged because their Xbox360 kept getting the red ring of death, if you don’t know what that is, its a malfunction in the Xbox that doesn’t allow you to play any Xbox360 games. They retaliated against Microsoft and turned it to a lawsuit. The release of Halo 3 Recon is anticipated and is said to come out next fall, you are a Super spartan and are alone in a city that is taken over by the covenant. Master chief will not be featured in this game, it is just a lone soldier stuck in a city with covenant forces.