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  1. Gamer Tag: l0 000 people (that’s a lower case L at the front) Map: Station 07 aesthetic So.... This map is actually a competitive map, but it has so many good aesthetic features that I've decided to post it here as well. I also think its a good example of implementing various features successfully into a competitive map. I really wanted to make a role-play style map, so I really hope you enjoy this and here goes... The Lore: Station 07 is the 7th of 10 experimental Cruiser Class Anti-Air weapons stations deployed on Requiem It consists of one massive thermo-nuclear pivotal gun battery, crewed by a team of five men. The ammunition is too unstable and volatile for conventional reloading systems; therefore an external, manually-operated system was designed for each station. Although there are 10 stations, Station 07 is the most famous due to its hazardous location and impressive kill count, currently boasting the destruction of 3 Cruiser class, and 8 Corvette class covenant ships. Fame however, comes at a price. With Station 07's casualty rate being the highest of all stations; averaging the loss of one crew member every 3 weeks.
  2. MAP SUBMISSION THREAD ONLY The staff from 343industries.org and THFE have come together to host a forge contest. "Meet Your Maker" Contest begins Saturday February 9th 2013 Final submissions cut off at 12:00AM EST March 9th 2013 "Wake up, it’s time to Forge" Map Submission Parameters The contest will have the following parameters -4 v 4 slayer map -compatible with Halo 4’s Infinity Slayer (including ordinance drops) -dynamic lighting must still be functioning -no significant frame rate issues -no modded content allowed -one map submission per person -multiple people can work on a single map -maps can have been made at any point Prizes for the contest -Top winning map maker will be featured on THFE’s and Ducain23’s YouTube channels and become a Showcase Map at 343 Industries Community Forum, meet the judges for a discussion of their map also broadcast via YouTube, receive a DLC code DLC 2 or DLC 3, and a signed poster of map art by Certain Affinity staff -The Two Follow Up winners will have their maps video reviewed by THFE and Ducain23, receive a judges review of their map and DLC 2 code. Varying prizes offered throughout contest! Managing the contest - 343i.org /THFE/Ducain23 will make an announcement video for the contest. - 343i.org will present the submission thread for the contest on their forum as well as house all the relative GT's, map images/videos, descriptions and links. -Map submissions @ 343i.org must include a map title, the gamer tag under whose files share we can find the map, a description of the map. images or screen shots and any narrative the forger wishes to include about their inspiration for the map or story behind it forge ideal. ANY Questions regarding the contest, please post them here in the Q & A thread.
  3. It appears the is a brand new game type that has been created and THFE (The Halo Forge Epidemic) has the inside scoop on it! Here is a recently released video that teases the view with a glimpse of some game play footage of this intriguing new game type. Take a look.
  4. I made a post about bungie's new game "Destiny" and how it could possibly connect to an ancient belief called "The seven heavens" Which can be read here. Oakley HiDef from THFE contacted me to have a discussion about this theory as he was interested with it and wanted make a video about it. Bungie have a history of connecting their video game story's to biblical and mythological events, so for any of you who are interesting with the vast depths of bungie's story telling this may catch your interest. So here is the video about Oakley discussing mine and his theories about Destiny and the seven heavens. A big thank you to Oakley for taking an interest in my post and taking the time discussing it, making a video and sharing it
  5. April Fools is one of those holidays where most online communities can't help themselves but come up with something to tease and joke around with the members of their sites. The gaming community being among the biggest on the internet to do so. From fake news to forum pranks, the gaming community always gets its audience. Here are some examples of how the Halo Community got the April Fools mischief out of their systems last week. Our Affiliate Site, HaloCustoms got a few members good with their simple and eye-stinging April Fools Day prank. At first when you logged onto the site you would see bright colors that actually hurt my eyes to look at it in the morning. You could choose color schemes at the bottom which some found to be a cool feature but the original was a real eye sore like I said. Here's what I saw when I logged in: I'm pretty sure I died for a minute. Then I remembered HaloCustoms allowed for the switching of themes at the bottom of the page so I scrolled down and after two attempts I got back to the regular HC skin. As you can see there were two choices. I clicked the "HaloCustoms" style thinking it'd give me the original and it stayed as the horrible colors you saw above. So like an idiot, I went back and clicked it again thinking I must've messed something up only to realize that part of the prank was exactly that. What you had to do what choose the "April 1" style. Not my proudest moment . THFE does a video each year for April Fools to please their fans. Last year they did a hilarious video about changing their name from The Halo Forge Epidemic to The Used Silverware Epidemic and announced that they'd be selling used silverware because video games are bad . You can watch last year's video right here, it's a guarantee must-watch: This year The Halo Forks Epidemic did not fail to entertain their subscribers and fans again with their new update video. This year THFE showed us a new take on competitive gaming in Halo: Professional Flood. Major League Flood was started by Psychoduck's good friend who's a real pro at the Flood gametype XXProSnipesMLG420XX. Find out how you can become a MLF by watching the video below: And as for us here at 343i.org we didn't really do much. We had a major malfunction after Red was doing some site updates and something very private was exposed for all to see on the site. Unfortunately our Staff forums became visible to all members and they even took the liberty to post in them as you can see above. The first to notice was @HollowPseudonym who is now on permanent watch under the Moderators' eyes. Though I must say this wasn't the worst thing that could've happened to us especially on that day of all days. Our real April Fools Prank was staging a fake fight between D-38 Boss and Edward Kenway and then saying they were both shoutbanned (when in actuality it was really only Edward Kenway who was shoutbanned LOL). At least we got a laugh out of this mishap because people got to see what really goes on behind the scenes here. Here's an example of what I mean, given to you by our beloved Site Moderator, RedStarRocket: You see, it's not all fun and games here. Sometimes we talk about the serious stuff too. Twam was actually so annoyed that he just took off that day and was considering not coming back. He made Red the Admin and the rest of us Moderators and just straight up retired. Fishy Sparky Yes it was a historical event on the site. I'm just glad everything is back to normal. It seems everybody did an April Fools Day prank except for us? We'll just have to get you next time members .
  6. As previously mentioned in the Second Runner Up announcement, we are grateful to the forge community for their hard work and the number of quality submissions for the contest. We had a lot of fun judging, testing and playing the maps and were pressed hard to make the cut and final decisions. It takes a great deal of talent and understanding of forge, and especially Dominion, to create an environment that has so many standards that need to be met to provide the core Dominion game play as well as interesting map design. Both the Second Runner Up and the First Runner Up winners have done this with an interesting back story that provided the overall aesthetic platform for their maps. Typhoon, by DUN3Z, was set around a crashed ship aground on the rocks and this map was just as creative in design. The First Runner Up is......... by Xinshu Sticky Fingers is based off of a collapsed orbital elevator and features a distinct mix of natural rock terrain and man made structures. The map has a 'rib like' section that brings back memories of Burial Mounds from Halo 2 and the overall use of varying height levels and subtle inclines provides players with a wide array of ways to aggress and defend both the bases and different tactical areas of the map. This was found to be useful when using the rocket hog against the Wraith by allowing for quick skirmishes and then a hasty retreat or as a Spartan laying fire on the bases or strong points by advancing just far enough up an incline for line of sight. The bases on Sticky Fingers are more isolated than normal, but each one offers challenging ways for attacking and defending the capture terminals and the surrounding structures. Overall this map provides solid and interesting game play, challenges the team work needed to win and does so with a unique concept in map design for Dominion. Congratulation to Xinshu for winning First Runner Up! Download Sticky Fingers THFE Feature Video Second Runner Up Announcement
  7. Have you been looking for your chance to play some of the older halo games but can't seem to find the people to play with? Well, have no fear and look no further because our affiliates at THFE are hosting a bunch of awesome lobbies in Halo 3 and Halo: Reach. This is the Announcement Video for there first Throwback Weekend Lobbies, and it isn't just one and not two but NINE lobbies to choose from. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ODsAvRilXR8&list=PLjtVM5VU7cBjuyLDjJ1ipidOgFZBLZAln&feature=c4-overview-vl PA1NTS Lobby Sam The Great's Lobby Swash983's Lobby Charles Stoot's Lobby Master Debaytes Lobby Jesus In Malibu's Lobby REMkings Lobby adderson's Lobby FlyingShoe ILR's Lobby Now head over there and sign up before they all fill up.
  8. Hello guys thanks for clicking on the Wrapup again, we've had good stuff going on this week so let's get into it!: Primary Announcement: There is no Primary Announcement. Shocker. I know. Oxymoron. I know. COMMUNITY EVENTS JX and Fiends (Halo 4 Playdate) JX and Fiends has been postponed. Find out the new date and time by clicking above and make sure not to miss out! Events are always fun! This is unofficial so you will not be receiving the Gamer Award, HOWEVER it'll be as fun as any other Event and I do not recommend missing out. Thank you JXZAW and ShadowFiend for hosting! Ninja VS The Forum 2v2 & 3v3 Battle! Sign up quick because the next Ninja VS The Forum Battle is here and it's a tournament! Doubles teams and 3 man cells join and state whether they would rather play SWAT or Slayer in this upcoming Event. For rules and official dates, click above to find the sign up thread. Participants in the Ninja VS The Forum Battles get the exclusive Ninja VS The Forum Award: OLD VS. NEW Here's where our Community Events get real. It's the Golden Oldies vs the New Bloods. Anyone who joined from 2011 - 2012 against anyone who's joined from 2013 - 2014. It's going to be heated and, in my opinion, the old members have the upper hand at the moment. Newer members need to step up and get into this competition and earn some bragging rights! Event by Fishy. THFE Throwback Weekend Aw yea! The Halo Forge Epidemic is making this weekend even more epic for us by hooking up with HaloCustoms and hosting several lobbies where they're going to play some of the best customs on some of the best maps back from Halo 3. Find the list of lobbies here. Everyone who attends Community Events gets the Gamer Award: FEATURED INTERVIEWS Zandril - Top notch Forger from ForgeCafe. He's very active on the three amigo Affiliate sites: HaloCustoms, ForgeCafe, and here at 343i.org. Read Zan's story! FORGE Featured Map This here folks is TRED's 45th made by The Red Eyed Devil. Known for his race tracks, TRED was nice enough to submit this beaut to our map submissions forums. Click above for more stunning images of the map, this overview does not do the map complete justice. GAMING NEWS ForgeCafe - Beans By The Barrel You might be asking right now, 'What the heck does beans by the barrel mean and why is this section called that?' Well I don't know. But it's awesome news. It's a sweet update by the Admin of ForgeCafe, undr zid, about their new site and its future. Peep it by clicking their logo above. You might see an interesting mention in there! HaloCustoms Gets A Facelift HaloCustoms has just done some interesting maintenance on their site and it looks nice and new. It's different from their old site that's for sure but it's not drastic so don't be alarmed. They still run on Xenforo and it's still all about the customs and maps. Take a gander by clicking their name above. Steve Downes Retracts Statements About Halo 2 Anniversary, Microsoft Contacts Gamezone Just as the title says, Microsoft has contacted Gamezone, the site that did the original interview with Steve Downes when he said something that looked to be confirming Halo 2: Anniversary and asked them to republish what they say he was actually saying. Adam gives you the updated news in his article. Cover up on Microsoft's end? Hmmm. Xbox One March Update First Look Video Something beautiful is returning to Xbox Live that we wish it had since the Xbox One came out. Click above to find adam's article containing the video to see all the details! You didn't think I'd make it so easy that you wouldn't have to read his article did you? Xbox One Media Remote Officially Announced This pretty thing above is the new Xbox One Media Remote. As if it wasn't easy enough to navigate your Xbox One, Microsoft is releasing this handy gizmo to make it even easier. Read about its features in BZ's article. For more Gaming News check out the latest on our Front Page. HOT TOPIC This week's Hot Topic is one of the most touching stories I've heard in a very long time and comes to us from xx Femme xx. Femme is not the most active member but she is a fun member of the community here and dropped this little heart melting gem for us during the week. Short and very sweet, read Femme's story. Congratulations to you Femme! TOP 15: FEBRUARY Can you dig the new Top 15 image? I just got it off Google! Credit to Edward Kenway who can't go a single week without making it into the Wrapups for providing me with the last image. Now without further ado, here's your February Top 15: Caboose the Ace Death Rhino Ubetrol Fishy HaloGeek JL JXZAW Pbrabbit rrhuntington Self Destruct The Dumb Marine Twinreaper UNSC Spartan II Vaulting Frog Yang Xiao Long Zelda Honorable Mentions go to: Mr. Biggles and Halo5 follower Congrats all PODCAST The second edition of the Podcast was even better than the first if you can believe that. This week they had special guest Co-Head of Promotions and Events on the site and one of my good friends who is also one of the funniest people I know: D-38 Boss. Listen to the Podcast below and find the Podcast Index by clicking the section title where you will, not could, you will leave a like. And then you can leave your thoughts on either Podcast by clicking their links found in the Index. You've reached the bottom of the Weekly Site Wrapup. Now scroll back up and read it all over again. This post has been promoted to an article
  9. Hello guys thanks for clicking on the Wrapup again, we've had good stuff going on this week so let's get into it!: Primary Announcement: There is no Primary Announcement. Shocker. I know. Oxymoron. I know. COMMUNITY EVENTS JX and Fiends (Halo 4 Playdate) JX and Fiends has been postponed. Find out the new date and time by clicking above and make sure not to miss out! Events are always fun! This is unofficial so you will not be receiving the Gamer Award, HOWEVER it'll be as fun as any other Event and I do not recommend missing out. Thank you JXZAW and ShadowFiend for hosting! Ninja VS The Forum 2v2 & 3v3 Battle! Sign up quick because the next Ninja VS The Forum Battle is here and it's a tournament! Doubles teams and 3 man cells join and state whether they would rather play SWAT or Slayer in this upcoming Event. For rules and official dates, click above to find the sign up thread. Participants in the Ninja VS The Forum Battles get the exclusive Ninja VS The Forum Award: OLD VS. NEW Here's where our Community Events get real. It's the Golden Oldies vs the New Bloods. Anyone who joined from 2011 - 2012 against anyone who's joined from 2013 - 2014. It's going to be heated and, in my opinion, the old members have the upper hand at the moment. Newer members need to step up and get into this competition and earn some bragging rights! Event by Fishy. THFE Throwback Weekend Aw yea! The Halo Forge Epidemic is making this weekend even more epic for us by hooking up with HaloCustoms and hosting several lobbies where they're going to play some of the best customs on some of the best maps back from Halo 3. Find the list of lobbies here. Everyone who attends Community Events gets the Gamer Award: FEATURED INTERVIEWS Zandril - Top notch Forger from ForgeCafe. He's very active on the three amigo Affiliate sites: HaloCustoms, ForgeCafe, and here at 343i.org. Read Zan's story! FORGE Featured Map This here folks is TRED's 45th made by The Red Eyed Devil. Known for his race tracks, TRED was nice enough to submit this beaut to our map submissions forums. Click above for more stunning images of the map, this overview does not do the map complete justice. GAMING NEWS ForgeCafe - Beans By The Barrel You might be asking right now, 'What the heck does beans by the barrel mean and why is this section called that?' Well I don't know. But it's awesome news. It's a sweet update by the Admin of ForgeCafe, undr zid, about their new site and its future. Peep it by clicking their logo above. You might see an interesting mention in there! HaloCustoms Gets A Facelift HaloCustoms has just done some interesting maintenance on their site and it looks nice and new. It's different from their old site that's for sure but it's not drastic so don't be alarmed. They still run on Xenforo and it's still all about the customs and maps. Take a gander by clicking their name above. Steve Downes Retracts Statements About Halo 2 Anniversary, Microsoft Contacts Gamezone Just as the title says, Microsoft has contacted Gamezone, the site that did the original interview with Steve Downes when he said something that looked to be confirming Halo 2: Anniversary and asked them to republish what they say he was actually saying. Adam gives you the updated news in his article. Cover up on Microsoft's end? Hmmm. Xbox One March Update First Look Video Something beautiful is returning to Xbox Live that we wish it had since the Xbox One came out. Click above to find adam's article containing the video to see all the details! You didn't think I'd make it so easy that you wouldn't have to read his article did you? Xbox One Media Remote Officially Announced This pretty thing above is the new Xbox One Media Remote. As if it wasn't easy enough to navigate your Xbox One, Microsoft is releasing this handy gizmo to make it even easier. Read about its features in BZ's article. For more Gaming News check out the latest on our Front Page. HOT TOPIC This week's Hot Topic is one of the most touching stories I've heard in a very long time and comes to us from xx Femme xx. Femme is not the most active member but she is a fun member of the community here and dropped this little heart melting gem for us during the week. Short and very sweet, read Femme's story. Congratulations to you Femme! TOP 15: FEBRUARY Can you dig the new Top 15 image? I just got it off Google! Credit to Edward Kenway who can't go a single week without making it into the Wrapups for providing me with the last image. Now without further ado, here's your February Top 15: Caboose the Ace Death Rhino Ubetrol Fishy HaloGeek JL JXZAW Pbrabbit rrhuntington Self Destruct The Dumb Marine Twinreaper UNSC Spartan II Vaulting Frog Yang Xiao Long Zelda Honorable Mentions go to: Mr. Biggles and Halo5 follower Congrats all PODCAST The second edition of the Podcast was even better than the first if you can believe that. This week they had special guest Co-Head of Promotions and Events on the site and one of my good friends who is also one of the funniest people I know: D-38 Boss. Listen to the Podcast below and find the Podcast Index by clicking the section title where you will, not could, you will leave a like. And then you can leave your thoughts on either Podcast by clicking their links found in the Index. You've reached the bottom of the Weekly Site Wrapup. Now scroll back up and read it all over again.
  10. On Sunday, February 23, I will be hosting a game testing lobby at 7 p.m. CST. This game lobby will involve one of my game types and one of my map variants. We will test map variants (that have Oddball support) created by members in the lobby with my new Oddball game type, and we will also test some various game types from other players. We will play six to eight matches, and then I will take feedback and criticism. I will then promote someone else the party leader, and will split off to Theater mode. It would be very appreciated if players are not AFK or joining and quitting during games. If you find game flaws or exploits, do not continuously exploit them. All members are welcome to join, and we will have a prep lobby. To join, just simply post your XBL Gamertag and the link to your game types and map variants.
  11. Forge Planet- just two words that keep ringing in my ears. The desert, the shore, the jungle, the caves, the meadows, the forerunner architecture, the tundra, the volcano, the mountain, the islands, the human colonies, the ocean, the crash-landed covenant ship... It is the most beautiful place in the universe, all thanks to the Cloud, Only possible on Xbox One. Forge Planet on Halo 5? Is it possible with 8 GB RAM, 32 MB esRAM, 500 GB of storage, Blu-Ray discs, DirectX Tiled Resources and the power of the Cloud? You decide!
  12. Tuesday Night Tests Hello everyone and welcome to The New Tuesday Night tests event TNT is a weekly testing event that allows forgers to play and receive constructive feedback on their maps. After a good deal of feedback I've decided to rework TNT. How do I get my map tested? It's simple, post a reply in the thread below as follows. Be sure to upload the current version of the map and/or game-type you would like to test to your file-share. Example: Map: corrosion Gametype: Dominion Playercount: 12 Notes: I would like to see how the changes play Film: Yes, I may not make it. How do I join testing? Attendance is NOT required but It is recommended. In order to join testing send a message the reads " inv123 " to the available hosts Hosts: AbleSir Thomas What if I don't have a map? Testers are welcome be sure to message the host for an inv When does testing start? Testing begins at 6PM CST every Tuesday. How will feedback be provided? If you attend the testing: Feedback will be provided in the post game lobby, immediately after the game is played. If you don't attend the test session: Feedback will be provided via PM over 343i.org within 2 days time of testing. Also game-play film will be available in My file-share at player request. What are the rules? (1.) Be sure to include your Xbox Live Gamertag. If you don't, then we won't be able to find you in-game to provide an invitation to the event. (2.) One gameplay request per player, please. This policy will allow for more players to get tests, and prevent the lobby from running too late. (3.) Be specific about player count. If you provide a range I will always use the higher number. 8 to 16 = 16 (4.) Please don't submit a map that has been finalized and is receiving no additional updates. We want raw, unfinished work still in the testing (or beta) stage. (5.) Deadline for map admission is Tuesday at 5pm. This deadline may be announced sooner if there is a high rate of map submissions. If you are too late for the map admission deadline, you may join the event lobby for testing; at the end of TNT we will pass host to players who want their maps tested. (6.) Maps must be available in your fileshare. This allows the host to quickly progress between TNT submissions.
  13. I was browsing the submissions and I noticed that there was no Halo 4 submissions... Are you accepting them? I also want to know how to get a link to download maps for Halo 4, so I could start posting my own submissions.
  14. Duel-Wield Puzzlers - A 2V2 Style Puzzle Map Created by Juggacly v1.1- 1. Fixed challenge #3: was able to exploit by jumping off the wall from the previous challenge. And was also able to shoot the golfball down before getting to challenge #4. 2. Fixed challenge #5: was able to cheat solo. 3. Fixed Blue's challenge #4: was able to do Warthog section solo. 4. Added an extra step to challenge #3, making it easier to get back to the previous challenge. Map Link: https://www.halowaypoint.com/en-gb/games/halo4/fileshare/details/9c4994ed-0b70-459e-85e6-fa725a49f464 Gametype Link: https://www.halowaypoint.com/en-gb/games/halo4/fileshare/details/21119302-f980-4712-b55b-cf0dff09c52d Also a BIG thanks to the testers: Quizter, Zandril S312, Grif otaged, Darkrain491, XtoungeXloveX, RaManGo & WPX Caboose (Sorry if I missed anyone) Difficulty: Medium Duel-Wield Puzzlers is a 2v2 style puzzle map. Basically, 2 teams of 2 are spawned in 2 symmetrical rooms. Their first site is a little room with 2 teleporters. These are your checkpoints, incase you mess up. Both 2 teams are pit against 6 logical, unique challenges. They can only complete the challenges in a cooperative fashion. They must complete the challenges before the other team does. If no one finishes, they have 20 minutes if that time runs out, no one wins. When a team gets to the end of the puzzle, 1 player from the teammust be sacrificed to win. Once a player from the team is at the end, they must capture the hill for a whole massive second! If a player from both teams get to the end at the same time, it is adeathmatch to the finish. Assassinations only! Red Spawn Blue Spawn First Challenge (Red) First Challenge (Blue) Some more challenges... This is the end...epic, I know Walkthrough http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qhDOsxn1Ag8&feature=c4-overview&list=UU9vASlan-2x2985gJZC0Jdw Anyway, that's it for the map, please leave me feedback, it is much appreciated. If you like what you see, make sure you give the map AND gametype a download.
  15. Meet your Maker Testing Lobby Welcome to the new weekly testing event for MYM. This event is meant as a testing resource for forgers, looking to polish maps before submitting them to MYM. As a Judge on the MYM contest and Dominion Host at THFE, I will be able to provide valuable feedback for potential MYM Submissions. What kind of maps can I test? This event is centered around potential MYM maps. Since MYM is focused on dominion, we will only test dominion maps WE WILL NOT TEST A MAP THAT HAS ALREADY BEEN SUBMITTED TO THE MYM CONTEST. Can I test with a custom gametype? NO, Since MYM does not allow custom gametypes, we will be testing with the standard Dominion Matchmaking gametype Should I post my map in the submission thread before requesting testing? NO, Maps will not receive feedback or changes after being officially submitted to the contest How do i get my map tested? Simple just reply to the thread as follows Example: Map: Corrosion Gamertag: AbleSir Thomas Film: Yes, I may not make it to testing How do I join testing? Attendance is NOT required but It is recommended. In order to join testing send a message the reads " inv123 " to the available hosts Hosts: AbleSir Thomas What if I don't have a map? Testers are welcome be sure to message the host for an inv When does testing start? Testing begins at 6PM CST every Thursday. How will feedback be provided? If you attend the testing: Feedback will be provided in the post game lobby, immediately after the game is played. If you don't attend the test session: Feedback will be provided via PM over 343i.org within 2 days time of testing. Also game-play film will be available in My file-share at player request. What are the rules? (1.) Be sure to include your Xbox Live Gamertag. If you don't, then we won't be able to find you in-game to provide an invitation to the event. (2.) Two gameplay request per player, please. This policy will allow for more players to get tests, and prevent the lobby from running too late. (3.) Deadline for map admission is Thursday at 5pm. This deadline may be announced sooner if there is a high rate of map submissions. (4.) Maps must be available in your fileshare. This allows the host to quickly progress between submissions.
  16. Stigma By Squally DaBeanz This map began with my desire to build a good Lockout/Guardian style map, since I had failed to do so in Reach. I had built a similarly styled map in the middle of the Ravine before this, but I wasn't satisfied (even though it was a decent map). So, I took the time to compile a list of what made some classic maps such as Lockout, Guardian, and Ascension so memorable and fun to play. Things like the Shotgun drop down on both Guardian and Lockout, the rocket spawn on Ascension, open areas in the middle, towers looking toward the center, and lots of flanking routes (to name a few). I threw these, along with some of my own ideas (like a low lying man cannon that shot players THROUGH the map), into a mixing pot, kept the things that would work well in a single map and threw out the things that wouldn't. What I ended up with was a list of aspects and simple ideas I wanted to incorporate in a single map. Then, I started building... Last Updated: 9-23-13 Supported Gametypes: Slayer, Regicide, KotH, SWAT Best Gametypes: Slayer, Regicide, KotH Intended Team Size: 2V2, 4V4 Link: https://www.halowayp...le&startIndex=0 Screenshots: Top Mid Blue Tower Blue Street/ Blue Lift Red Tower Red Plat/ Red Lift Bottom Mid Top Gold Bottom Green Bottom Hall/ Stairwell Callouts Video Walkthrough: Meet Your Maker Runner Up (Old Version): "Lost dreams and faded memories influenced the construction of this strangely familiar observation platform. 4-8 Players" Stigma is a multileveled Guardian/Lockout style map mounted against the cliffs of Ravine. It features two towers that act as bases for both Red and Blue team, a central platform, and a two leveled hallway that wraps around a quarter of the central platform. This is by far the most effort I've ever put into a map, and it shows. I hope you all enjoy playing on it as much as I have enjoyed building, testing, and refining it
  17. Chronos Chronos is a medium sized symmetrical ring shaped map for 4V4 matches. The idea of this map was to create a somewhat circular map with different "rings" circling an enclosed atrium in the center. The result was a Forerunner themed structure slowly being taken back by nature with various height differences and crossing sightlines through the middle atrium. Screenshots: Download: http://www.halowaypoint.com/en-us/players/squally%20dabeanz/halo4/fileshare#!/?section=GameMap&SearchDate=7&SortBy=2&view-select=Tile&startIndex=0 Chronos is set up for Infinity Slayer, King of the Hill, Capture the Flag, and Swat. Slayer and Hill played as well as I had hoped. However, CTF and Swat were surprise hits on this map, offering a lot more depth than I had anticipated with those gametypes. The straight shot through the deadly center made Flag surprisingly fun, forcing players to skirt around the edges with the flag. And the varied sightlines through the center and segmentation of the map makes for some great Swat matches. Any and all feedback is appreciated!
  18. So I was thinking about this pretty strongly... should 343i include a free, community made map pack? It would be filled with maps for each game mode, and some extra aesthetically pleasing details. The maps might be made by THFE, or they could be by unassociated map makers. I think this would improve community morale, bring players back to Halo, and be lots of fun. Also, they could add these maps to the official multiplayer playlists or even have one of its own. Obviously it would take place on the four forge maps in Halo 4, and they would be equally varied and distributed. I think this addition would be promising. I know that they do already have community maps in War Games, but I'm asking for a full fledged map pack that is treated as so and even includes achievements. Anyways, guys, your opinions?
  19. Stronghold Forged by The Fated Fire Stronghold v2 [media=650x500] [/media] Gametypes: Team Slayer FFA 5 Site Single Plot Extraction 3 Flag Player Count: 8 (4 v 4) Weapon Set: Rockets (180s) 2x Sniper (120s) 2x Shotgun (90s) 2x Needler ( 60s) 2x BR, DMR, LR, Carbine (30s) 4x Frags, Plasmas, Pulse (30s) Stronghold is a rockets/dual snipers competitive map that draws inspiration from Sanctuary and Onslaught. Stronghold follows a two base - two tower - two hut design, with the huts providing an alternative power position to counter the towers, ring two, and the opposite hut. Stronghold hosts a diverse selection of sightlines, from curving lines of sight around the main structures to long, horizontal and diagonal sniper sightlines through the middle structure. Rockets drop bottom mid, Snipers drop in the trees to the right off spawn, and Shotguns are placed in the cave to the left off spawn. Each team has a base, hut, cave, and trees that they can call their own. Sniper and rocket control is key on Stronghold. Instead of putting snipers in the hut like Sanctuary did, I placed snipers in the trees/rocks. This sniper location is very vulnerable and contestable by the other team, and forces the sniper to work his way back into a power position instead of being handed one.
  20. Outpost Author : Unwanted Soul 91 Canvas : Ravine Player count : 12 Description : Outpost is a sudo-symmetric Dominion based map. Initial Ordnance Drops : 1.Concussion Rifle 1.Rail gun 1. Rocket Launcher Dominion Ordnance Drops Alpha/Bravo/Charlie each have 4 ordnance drops Dominion Vehicles : 1 Mantis 1 Gauss hog 2x Chain Hogs 2x Ghosts Power Ups on map: None Armor Abilities on map: None Budget used : 9550 Screenshots Alpha Base Alpha Base Interior Alpha Base Flank Alpha Base Teleporter Bravo Base Bravo Interior Charlie Base Charlie Base Flank Charlie Base Teleporter Charlie Interior Alpha / Charlie Flank
  21. Okay, we have been teased with video clips of the new game type "Conversion" for a couple of days now and finally Psycho Duck has released a completely detailed video on the game type. He discusses the idea behind "Conversion", how the game plays and what gap it fills in the playlist for the community.
  22. Okay, we have been teased with video clips of the new game type "Conversion" for a couple of days now and finally Psycho Duck has released a completely detailed video on the game type. He discusses the idea behind "Conversion", how the game plays and what gap it fills in the playlist for the community. This post has been promoted to an article
  23. "Conversion is an asymmetrical, progressive-objective based game mode. It has many similarities to modes such as Invasion and Territories in Halo: Reach alongside a balanced weapon setup and the smooth gameplay of Halo 4. It is a blend of some of the best features from the Halo series and it will fill the void many feel in the series after the removal of asymmetric game modes with Halo 4. While many people have tried to make similar modes to try to recapture Invasion in Halo 4, The Psycho duck and I decided we wanted to create a standardized mode and map type so that many people could become involved not just in playing Conversion, but in making their own maps for it. Because the mode is standardized and the maps designed around it, anyone who has played the game mode could potentially make their own Conversion map. There are 2 completed Conversion maps fully tested and ready to be played right now, both created by Duck and myself, but there are also many more in the works or in the planning stages by other members of the Halo community. The game type is not modded, so for those of you who prefer to shy away from modding this mode is completely legitimate." - Flyingshoe ILR "The first of those maps is Firebase, a medium sized Conversion map set on Ravine. Firebase uses Ravine's terrain in new and interesting ways in order to feel like a completely different place, yet still feel rooted in the Halo universe. Firebase features a Rocket Warthog for the attackers and plenty of power weapons for both teams. Gameplay is fast paced but strategic, and positions of power on the map are often as important to hold as the objective itself." - Flyingshoe ILR Firebase Map Variant Download Conversion Game Type Download <<<<<<<<<<o>>>>>>>>>> "The second map is Colony, a large scale Conversion map set on Impact. This map is much larger than Firebase and more vehicle heavy, with a Rocket Hog, Ghost, and Mantis roaming the map and more power weapons at the player's disposal. Colony flows very differently from Firebase but still follows the same formula, and teamwork and communication are still the keys to victory." - Flyinshoe ILR Colony Map Variant Download Conversion Game Type Download <<<<<<<<<<o>>>>>>>>>>
  24. It appears the is a brand new game type that has been created and THFE (The Halo Forge Epidemic) has the inside scoop on it! Here is a recently released video that teases the viewer with a glimpse of some game play footage of this intriguing new game type. Take a look. This post has been promoted to an article
  25. Very simple thread. Do you like Shmeefs, yes or no? Why? If you don't know what "Shmeefs" are, click this URL:
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