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Echo77 has contributed to 3293 posts out of 469156 total posts (.70%) in 3,290 days (1.00 posts per day).

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Halo CE General Discussion » Ideas for 'fun' waves in firefight? Jun 10, 2019 03:31 AM (Total replies: 1)

•Attack of the Clones: White-armored Spartans armed with plasma rifles, Covenant Carbines, etc.
•Infected ODST drop, if that's a thing that's a thing that could be done. First you have to try not to get crushed by falling pods, then deal with the Flood-infected Shock Troopers that emerge from them.
•Former suicide Grunts that have overpowered their Elite handler and forced him into the explosive harness. The Grunts could have plasma rifles or other higher-tier weaponry as a result of their mutiny.
Simulacrums: Android bombs disguised as UNSC crewmen. Initially passive, then aggro and charge the player before exploding. To make things extra interesting, maybe you could mix in some genuine crewmen and some subtle method of distinguishing them from their kamikaze counterparts. Successful elimination of the simulacrums while keeping the crewmen alive would give you a couple of allies in the subsequent wave.
Edited by Echo77 on Jun 10, 2019 at 04:00 AM

Halo CE General Discussion » Crossguard Map Release Apr 4, 2019 08:32 PM (Total replies: 6)

Quote: --- Original message by: Spartan314
Always like maps with this vibe.

Same. UNSC stronk


I appreciate the effort that was put into the graphical aid.

Halo CE General Discussion » Halo: The Master Chief Collection Coming to PC Mar 14, 2019 05:41 PM (Total replies: 77)

Quote: --- Original message by: Banshee64
Quote: --- Original message by: Erutypus
If I cant get it on windows 7 or with an editing kit, it is totally irrelevant to me.


Then why post? 🤔

To discredit the notion that everyone is jumping ship over a game that isn't out yet.

Halo CE General Discussion » Halo Custom Edition is still alive? Mar 1, 2019 11:45 PM (Total replies: 6)

CE lives forever, and that means we live forever.


This is an amusing interpretation. I don't even watch Dragonball but I'll give it 7/10.



http://reclaimed.halonet.net/temp_files/Halo%20pre-release%20images%20and%20video.7z

The treasure trove o:


ur a hero

I was very interested in your progress with the insurrectionists, so I'm glad you've come back to release them.

Halo CE General Discussion » Climactic way to end a mission? Feb 4, 2019 01:26 AM (Total replies: 14)

If we had more context for the mission itself, it might be easier to make suggestions for what might be an appropriate finale.


This was a good idea. I didn't even know we had Onyx Sentinels.

Halo CE General Discussion » [WIP] Vuthakral's Tagset Dec 26, 2018 02:34 PM (Total replies: 12)

I'm all about the machine gun 'Hog.


Quote: --- Original message by: darknesssamurai
Was there ever an reason announced? Server costs? Legal proceedings? Technical issues?

Quote: --- Original message by: DeadHamster
AFAIK, Dennis has personally checked the contents of every mapfile on the site.

This. As I understand it: something came up, and Dennis had to be away from home for an extended period of time to tend to a family member. This meant he was unable to playtest the submitted maps.

Halo CE General Discussion » Halo 2 E3 Demo (and more) Walkthrough Stream Nov 16, 2018 12:49 PM (Total replies: 2)

Towards the end, when they show off an early iteration of Silent Cartographer, the assault rifle has a 42-round magazine and a tamer fire rate. I don't think I'd seen that before.

Halo CE General Discussion » Are the HaloMaps downloads going to update? Oct 6, 2018 03:22 AM (Total replies: 20)

Quote: --- Original message by: Pepzee
the death of Halomaps

All the old maps are still there, and the forum still works. New projects can be posted here and linked to directly.

Halomaps lives forever.

Halo CE General Discussion » Setting the record straight Aug 4, 2018 12:29 PM (Total replies: 40)

Quote: --- Original message by: sparky
Perhaps I should simply make software to use all by myself and share nothing

This is a threat that rings hollow in this place.

Quote: --- Original message by: sparky
people who care only about boosting their own ego

You're one of them (you literally just compared yourself to actual Jesus), and everyone has recognized this through your actions on this forum. That's why they band together against you. Jesus wasn't whinging and crying about how much people didn't like him.

Halo CE General Discussion » Setting the record straight Aug 3, 2018 04:20 AM (Total replies: 40)

Quote: --- Original message by: sparky
It has been all expense and no gain or reward, not even recognition, but only more mockery and disdain towards me

"The world owes you nothing: It was here first." - Mark Twain

Quote: --- Original message by: sparky
I have spent .... decades of my life .... in the pursuit of doing nice things for the Halo communities

Halo came out in 2001.

It's currently 2018.

A decade is ten years.
Quote: --- Original message by: sparky
decades

Something about this math doesn't quite check out.
Quote: --- Original message by: MatthewDratt
Like, what are you even buying?

Delusions of grandeur.
Quote: --- Original message by: Pepzee

Next time I recommend you donate the $20,000 to Halomaps. It may help this place out, you never know...

We do need to think about donating more often, regardless of whether it has any impact on the site's relative inactivity, because (while we're on the subject of recognition) Dennis has put money, time, and effort into something that everyone of us has enjoyed since 2005. Not because he wished praise, or reward, or recognition, but because he made a promise.

Edited by Echo77 on Aug 3, 2018 at 04:25 AM


Quote: --- Original message by: sparky
It's a dedicated server installation package. That means that you have the files and information necessary for hosting a Halo dedicated server.

I found the one-line OP hidden amongst thirty lines of text.
Edited by Echo77 on Jul 28, 2018 at 07:09 PM

Halo CE General Discussion » [BETA, RELEASE, AND MORE] RPG_Zulu_Final Jul 21, 2018 12:53 PM (Total replies: 5)

Quote: --- Original message by: Kal_El
Beautiful Map! and Nicely done! but...no one plays these Large/Big maps anymore!

Because no one makes them anymore. If more people made them, more people would play them.


Quote: --- Original message by: YottaBiter
Had most fun playing DMT Air though.

DMT Air was surprisingly fun. You didn't have to allocate a ton of time to play it, you could just hop in and run the course a couple of times to see if you could beat your record, and then you got a nice medal at the end.


I quite like the Covert Ops series for its RPG elements.


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