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No PC Halo 4 Because It's "Designed Specifically for Xbox 360"

The PA Report has confirmation from Microsoft Game Studios that Halo 4 is not coming to the PC, which isn't too surprising considering Halo 3 was never ported to the PC either. What's a little odd is the explanation, as a spokesperson tells them: "Halo 4 was designed specifically for Xbox 360, and while we’re always exploring new ways to expand the franchise and share the Halo experience with as many fans as possible, we do not currently have any plans to port Halo 4 to PC."

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118. Re: No PC Halo 4 Because It's Nov 12, 2012, 11:11 Verno
 
Eh I think you're hitting the whole "people hate me because I think different" drum a bit too hard Prez and I don't think it really applies here. Most people have given you rational explanations why they think X health system is good rooted in gameplay mechanics instead of simply falling back to personal preference or subjective enjoyment.

I think there is a place for both but I also think health items (should) apply to a much larger percentage of them and that regenerating health gets forced into many games instead. The reasons why have already been covered in detail so *shrug*.

L4D Expert would like to have a word with your lack of tension. Talk about a game where regenerating health would clearly ruin the atmosphere entirely...
I don't think it's a situation where it's "ruining tension" but not creating any "tension" at all in the first place.

Indeed, a great example. L4D Expert is about as tense as it gets and regenerating health would ruin that experience. That's not to say that there isn't a place for both ease and tension but its alot harder to create tension with regen systems.
 
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