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I've added this to my ultimate enhancement guide


Halo CE General Discussion » Omega Campaign Released! - player feedback Nov 20, 2018 03:28 AM (Total replies: 14)

Impressive stuff! Lovely use of colour, nice skybox, interesting encounters, new and interesting geometry/architecture.

A few quality of life suggestions though should you release a v2:

  • Why not include Jesse's High Resolution Halo Hud?

  • The barrels that the marines are hiding behind during the wraith encounter are floating a little

  • The voice you hear in the beginning is clearly a text to speech bot and is a little off-putting, if you ever need a voice actor, hit me up!

  • There are floating shields a metre in the air in the big room which is soon after when the custom music plays (which annoyingly is in mono!), and before the control room lookalike.

  • Put some pistol ammo in or around the control room lookalike

  • The countdown section is great, put more enemies in there!

  • There NEEDS to be a checkpoint somewhere around when you leave the control room facility and the flood start attacking

Edited by Nertez on Nov 22, 2018 at 01:32 AM

Halo CE General Discussion » Fixing Renamon's Halo CE Campaign port Nov 13, 2018 10:59 PM (Total replies: 146)

For posterity, this project has been superseded by the Refined Campaign, located here


Halo CE General Discussion » Need Testers for Raw Mouse Input Hack/Tool Sep 20, 2018 07:02 PM (Total replies: 4)

Quote: --- Original message by: SomeFan

no need to PM him, the author has shared a beta version on his Dropbox

taken from here

https://chimera.opencarnage.net/ already does this though(with"chimera_block_mouse_acceleration"), so who needs an external tool?
Edited by SomeFan on Sep 19, 2018 at 11:30 PM

My question exactly. In what way does this supersede the already existing Chimera command?

Halo CE General Discussion » Disabling music? Jul 27, 2018 02:10 PM (Total replies: 4)

You can disable music in the audio settings

Halo CE General Discussion » weird activity... Jul 14, 2018 06:18 PM (Total replies: 6)


Halo CE General Discussion » [RELEASE]: New Mombasa Beta Jul 14, 2018 07:12 AM (Total replies: 239)

My AR crosshair won't show up, any idea why? Using the latest build in the OP.

Halo CE General Discussion » Stopping in Jul 14, 2018 06:55 AM (Total replies: 7)

Quote: --- Original message by: Spartan314
Covert Ops was always a favorite of mine.
New Mombasa Beta is definitely one to keep an eye on, that project's not only fun but cohesive in terms of aesthetics and design.

Am I right in saying New Mombasa Beta has been replaced by the Fall of Mombasa? I don't think it's in beta stage any more

Hello chaps,

I have created a guide at https://opencarnage.net/index.php?/topic/7475-the-halo-ce-ultimate-content-guide/ which aims to list the finest Halo CE singleplayer/firefight maps.

What are your favorites? Do let me know.


I'll assume it was some bizarre coincidence that your second sentence matched one of the lines in my guide almost word for word.


Halo CE General Discussion » HAC2 Settings Not Saving Jul 6, 2018 07:34 AM (Total replies: 6)

Installing Halo CE outside of the program files folder fixed this for me

Halo CE General Discussion » Halo: Online v0.6.0 Releases This Friday Apr 16, 2018 05:47 PM (Total replies: 5)

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Edited by Dennis on Apr 18, 2018 at 12:33 AM

Halo CE General Discussion » Lumoria Feedback Apr 6, 2018 01:12 PM (Total replies: 70)

Quote: --- Original message by: natepley
Cool. Thanks! With non-yelo maps is it usually better to disable opensauce? Since chimera can do so many things now, like change fov and fix widescreen, does opensauce offer anything useful to non-yelo maps? The only thing I could think of would be anti-aliasing. Is there any way to activate anti-aliasing without opensauce?

I assume I won't have to worry about any of this with your remake of Lumoria. I guess you'll make everything work well with opensauce. But I'm still curious as I like to play other maps on CE sometimes (some .map and some .yelo).

Use OS + Chimera for any and all singleplayer maps. Chimera's widescreen fix breaks cutscene black bars, OS's widescreen fix does not. OS also adds subtle bloom which makes things look better.

I have no modding experience, would you be able to do this for us and post an update to your campaign? It would be very welcome.
Edited by Nertez on Apr 6, 2018 at 12:13 AM

A little research has revealed that -use14 as a command line parameter fixes Hunter torso shaders, glass issues on AotCR and fog issues across the game in Halo CE (Austen's campaign specifically. Not sure if this command has any utility on Halo PC.

have you tried Chimera's widescreen HUD fix?

Quote: --- Original message by: The Av0c4d0

Quote: --- Original message by: not giraffe
%userprofile%\Documents\My Games\Halo CE\hac\preferences.ini

It appears that that file doesn't actually exist in my folder, that might be why its not saving my options.

Edit: I managed to fix the problem by creating a file named preferences, then in the properties changing its file type to .ini, and then finally typing in


Thanks for letting me know about the problem not giraffe and FtDSpartn
Edited by The Av0c4d0 on Mar 14, 2018 at 02:21 AM

I'd recommend using Chimera's chimera_block_zoom_blur instead of hac 2's scope_blur

Halo CE General Discussion » HaloCE save issue Mar 7, 2018 10:01 AM (Total replies: 9)

The maps on halomaps are out of date and should be removed. Use these for stock campaign


It looks like your using the SPV1 maps, they are buggy and some areas don't work. Play SPV2 (search) or SPV3 here

Edited by Nertez on Mar 7, 2018 at 10:23 AM

Halo CE General Discussion » Lumoria Feedback Mar 2, 2018 05:46 AM (Total replies: 70)

Quote: --- Original message by: MEGA_VKNG
Quote: --- Original message by: MatthewDratt
Quote: --- Original message by: Higuy
Quote: --- Original message by: Masters1337
The hope is to do all new audio recordings. The project is underway and we have been playing with SPV3 Lumoria for several days now. There's also a chance a relic from the past may make a re-appearance in SPV3 Lumoria...

wow send me a build

Halo CE General Discussion » Problem when starting up Halo Mar 1, 2018 03:45 AM (Total replies: 5)

It's a permission issue, so reinstalling the OS is not required. Right click on your Halo folder in Documents > My Games and in the security tab, give full control to the current user.

Or try disabling UAC
Edited by Nertez on Mar 1, 2018 at 03:45 AM

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