Experience the saga
Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary is the first of many games in the collection that brings the whole Halo franchise to PC. This version has enhanced graphics and has been configured for use with a mouse and keyboard.
Beat back the Covenant
Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary is the first part of the Master Chief Collection which tells the entire story of Halo’s iconic character.
Halo is a long-running franchise that made it’s long-awaited pc ports of their games available in the Master Chief Collection. Combat Evolved is one of the titles in the series and has been remastered to improve graphics and playability on desktops.
HCEA has amazing graphics that require a high-end setup to run smoothly. The game supports up to 4K UHD resolution and HDR. The details are clearer and the colors far more vibrant than they ever used to be.
This game is a chapter of Master Chief’s story and is one of many in the collection. To play this title, you’ll need to have purchased it as part of the Master Chief Collection or singularly from the collection’s store page as this game counts as a DLC.
As this is the first part of the collection, it tells how the story of Master Chief and builds up the foundation for events that occur while you play the other titles. The Anniversary Edition also has an ancient weapon for you to discover, the Halo Ring.
Anniversary can be played in both singleplayer or multiplayer modes. Playing with friends can be done online by completing the campaign together or playing PvP matches against each other or others in a variety of modes and maps.
Where can you run this program?
Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary is available for Windows 7 to 10.
Is there a better alternative?
No. While Destiny 2 is an amazing title that offers gameplay equally as good as HCEA does, it can’t compare to the history that Halo carries and the story it tells.
Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary is an amazing remastering of an older title. With enhanced graphics and great gameplay, you’ll be busy for hours.
Should you download it?
Yes. This game is a great purchase for any Halo fan that wants to experience the beginning of the saga, and feel a huge blast of nostalgia while playing.
- 4K resolution provides amazingly detailed graphics
- Experience the start of the franchise
- Play solo or with friends
- Requires Halo: The Master Chief Collection to play