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Halo 3 Legendary Editon includes cat helmet

Because a regular "Collector's Edition" just isn't geeky enough, here's what will be included in the four-disc Halo 3: Legendary Edition according to 1up:
  • Cut-scenes from the Halo games with DVD-style director's commentary
  • An uspecified number of documentaries, including a look at the way Halo fans have extended the fiction
  • A "cat-head sized" (1up's description) Spartan helmet that you put over the four discs as a display piece.
  • The actual game.
No word on what all this fanboy fun will cost. How many Halo fanatics will pay top dollar for the chance to cram a Bungie-approved torture device on Toonces' head? What's a fair price?

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1. I am actually thinking about pre-ordering the Legendary edition if it's not too ridiculously priced....I think 100 bucks might be a fair price and if it's more then that, I probably won't get it.

Posted at 4:56PM on Oct 28th 2006 by VeHeMeNcE 0 stars

2. YAY!!!!!!!!!!That sounds awesome!!!

BTW, I assume it will be around $100 also.

Posted at 5:12PM on Oct 28th 2006 by Neoxkc 0 stars

3. Am I the only one thats getting slightly creeped out by the picture used?

Posted at 5:24PM on Oct 28th 2006 by Black Dwarf 0 stars

4. @ Black Dwarf

No you are not, not at all.

Posted at 5:27PM on Oct 28th 2006 by Neoxkc 0 stars

5. IMPLAUSIBLE!
there is no way a cat sized head spartan helmet can fit over 4 disc!

http://i13.tinypic.com/2eqdztk.jpg

Posted at 5:29PM on Oct 28th 2006 by Clay 0 stars

6. My money says it's going to set fans back a good $90.00 USD. Love the "Toonces: The driving cat" reference for us old SNL fans.

Posted at 5:01PM on Oct 28th 2006 by PJ Camacho 0 stars

7. I wouldn'y pay more than 80. 100 for a plastic head seems rediculous.

Posted at 5:25PM on Oct 28th 2006 by Alex 0 stars

8. @ Alex

Who said it was plastic? It will likely be a metal tin helmet.

Posted at 5:38PM on Oct 28th 2006 by Neoxkc 0 stars

9. What is cat-size? The size of a cat, or the size of the head of a cat?

Posted at 5:07PM on Oct 28th 2006 by Bennyishere 0 stars

10. @ Bennyishere

Good question, it would be awesome if it was as big as a cat. But they may as well make it regular helmet sized if they are going to go that big.

Posted at 5:47PM on Oct 28th 2006 by Neoxkc 0 stars

11. I'll go for the regular Collector's Edition they're said to be making. . .assuming it'll be in a sweet tin case like H2.

Posted at 5:33PM on Oct 28th 2006 by Chris 0 stars

12. [A Spartan helmet for the Legendary Edition, which means more money for some useless shit].

Now out of all the weaponry that got me somewhat excited for it, kinda went down the drain for the Spartan Laser. I mean, we already made Halo 2 mad easier with the automatic rocket lock on feature, but "a one hit kill for a vehicle" gun sounds a little "cheap", even if they say its hard to use.

I can only see this as a failure, unless it is REALLY hard to use [meaning from Bungie it'll probably easy]. Well, hope they get a 40 person online battle field like Resistance: Fall of man.

Posted at 10:49PM on Oct 28th 2006 by Rashadlogic 0 stars

13. @ Rashadlogic

They just announced the thing and already your basically saying it will suck. I really think making a judgement on this little info is a bit rash and premature.

Posted at 3:22AM on Oct 29th 2006 by Naburu 0 stars

14. 69.99... with the volume Bungie/MS is going to sell, they could do it for that.

Posted at 3:38PM on Oct 29th 2006 by Brian 0 stars

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