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Video break down of leaked Halo 3 info

Shatter Studios have put together two videos that summarize the leaked Halo 3 info in easily digestible bites. Using the leaked images as backgrounds, the videos point out new weapons, features, and maps. Think of it like a really awesome version of all those crappy documentaries you had (or have) to watch in high school. Our favorite part is when they point out the new spike grenade, which resembles a WWII era German grenade -- you may remember 1UP's Mark MacDonald remarking that it makes a satisfying/terrifying "whoop whoop whoop" sound as it rotates in the air. Check out both videos after the break.

Keep your eyes out for peeks at three new maps: Valhalla, High Ground, and Snowbound. Also check out the spike grenade, spiker, and Spartan laser.

This video gives an overview of what few map details there are. It also speculates about some of the weapons. I'm not sure I agree with the double barreled shotgun idea though. It's more likely that the model has simply been improved. You can download higher res versions of these videos here and here (registration required). So, what do you think, see anything you like? What's your favorite new feature, weapon, or map?

[Thanks, Snuggles 420]

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1. pretty cool montage,

In regards to the second movie, I could be wrong but i don't think
that the shotgun has two barrels, a regualr shotgun has that
cylinder underneath the barrel and it's where the shells are stored.

just my 2 cents

Posted at 11:43AM on Nov 7th 2006 by playloud86 0 stars

2. Thank you Richard

Posted at 11:47AM on Nov 7th 2006 by NEO1X 0 stars

3. You guys still haven't posted anything on all the gears of war reviews??? Anyone get a copy yet??

Posted at 11:47AM on Nov 7th 2006 by Scott E 0 stars

4. Is it true that Halo movie is frozen?

Posted at 12:09PM on Nov 7th 2006 by Crokus 0 stars

what reviews?? who has reviwed it already? and if so I would not trust a rushed review.

Posted at 12:11PM on Nov 7th 2006 by Darksyde78 0 stars

6. gears of war doesnt come out tell tomorrow. todays the ship date.

Posted at 12:15PM on Nov 7th 2006 by Mike 0 stars

7. Gears of war came out last night at Midnight

Posted at 12:19PM on Nov 7th 2006 by NEO1X 0 stars

8. 1up.com, gamespot, ign... all reviewed it..... http://www.metacritic.com/games/platforms/xbox360/gearsofwar

Posted at 12:20PM on Nov 7th 2006 by Scott E 0 stars

9. I did something almost identical to this on my site the day after the scans came out. However, it isn't in video, it's in the old fashioned text and picture way. British Gaming Blog features it though.: )

Posted at 12:26PM on Nov 7th 2006 by DannyOB@360insight 0 stars

10. I'm thinking the x button is for the combat knife. If I'm wrong oh well, its fun to speculate.

Posted at 12:53PM on Nov 7th 2006 by cody 0 stars

11. They always use the most awful music for videos such as these.

Leanred quite a bit from the "images" though, so cheers!

Posted at 4:42PM on Nov 7th 2006 by Insomnious 0 stars

12. the x button is for 1st and 3rd person views.

Posted at 5:04PM on Nov 7th 2006 by miguel 0 stars

13. That "combat knife" Could actually be a spike grenade. Since it kind of looks like a modern day ww2 german grenade.

Posted at 6:13PM on Nov 7th 2006 by eRock 0 stars

14. Hey guys, I just realized this video made your blog, good to see our site is getting some recognition.

Make sure and check out the 3rd video at www.shatterstudios.com, it should be up sometime later this month!

And by the way, any mod/admin that sees this, can you please talk to me on AIM at ShatterStudios or email me, thank you.

Posted at 4:01PM on Nov 8th 2006 by ShatterStudios 0 stars

15. i reckon the 'x' button will be used for that filming of the action scenes, i remember reading about it where in campaign u get more videoing, but in mp u get a lil less but u record and send the action scenes to ur friends and stuff, helps with montages and stuff, thats my guess, but yeh could be the combat knife also. how do u switch grenades??

Posted at 9:52PM on Nov 8th 2006 by CUZ 0 stars

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