Ever since Halo: Combat Evolved opened with the descent of the Pillar of Autumn toward the alien ring world known as Halo, the vehicles and spacecraft of Halo have featured heavily in the plot, setting and cinematic of Bungie's masterpiece series. While the games had followed the UNSCDF's fight from a ground-side perspective, there was always the back drop of war with the Covenant waged on two fronts; while the troops of both factions clashed on the ground, their monumental warships fought for supremacy in orbit. Kilometer long vessels battled their counterparts in titanic, decisive conflicts that often decided the fate of the planet below them.

We bring you the chance to experience Halo from space, in orbit and among the stars. In Homefront, you can command warships that stretch for kilometers and field dozens of weapons. Build nimble frigates which dip and weave in combat against their counterparts and strafe larger ships. Construct heavily specialized carriers able to dispatch dozens of fighters or drones, or explore more atypical, exotic weapons.

  • Play as either the slow, steady and economically minded UNSC, or the heavily armed and aggressive Covenant. Both sides will be asymmetric to each other, providing a varied experience.
  • Play on maps featuring key Halo locations and backdrops - Earth, Sanghelios, Reach and even the Halo rings themselves.
  • New UI features, new music, new voices and new ships - We intend to replace as much as we can from the vanilla Homeworld 2 experience to bring you a total conversion worthy of the Halo universe.
  • A tailored, well rounded game - Our vision isn't simply to bring Halo to Homeworld 2, but to make a game that is fun, balanced and within reason. The mod is based sometime before the fall of Reach, so will not include any new UNSC tech post Halo 3. Furthermore, there will be no playable flood or Forerunner faction.
  • Revival of multiplayer and competitive gameplay - While we do provide an excellent AI in skirmish, our goal is for Homefront to be played against other individuals. To this end, we will be supporting an online player community as much as we possibly can. This also means that we do not currently plan on a campaign, but will not rule one out in the future.
  • Ship designs and unit choices that are more dictated by gameplay than simply following canon for the sake of canon. HHF is Halo based, but if we feel like we can improve on something, we will try our best to do so in a manner that stays as close to established lore as possible.

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27 comments by 880Zero on Jan 25th, 2015

The remastered collection adds a plethora of new features to the franchise, including normal map support, better ambient lighting and higher poly asset control. Sources from PAX South say its one of the best looking games they've ever seen! An official trailer was released by Gearbox, which can be seen here. The differences in quality is night and day.

Enjoy a few screenshots from the official site if you haven't seen them already. Homefront plans on supporting the remastered, which means the classic version will soon be nothing more than a legend. The pre-sale on Steam is 15% off so buy it before it rises in price. Not only does it come with the remastered versions, but the classic version and multiplayer supported by Steam as well!




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HK52
HK52 Aug 1 2015, 6:04am says:

I hope that everyone is well.

Keep up the good work.

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HK52
HK52 Jul 25 2015, 6:07am says:

Hope all is well.

Keep up the good work.

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shanewallis123
shanewallis123 Jul 20 2015, 10:12pm says:

So weve got a picture of the Valiant heavy cruiser [and official one] will yous be including it?

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HK52
HK52 Jul 18 2015, 6:05am says:

I Hope that all is well.

Keep up the good work.

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joeljedi15
joeljedi15 Jul 14 2015, 11:55pm says:

pardon if you've been battered by same question at times but i've read at the sins of the prophets moddb Moddb.com and i saw this

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Kheenan wrote:
Please let the Flood be a playable faction?

While the Flood will never be a playable faction in our mod, our sister mod Homefront intends on adding them as a playable faction after they finish up the UNSC and Covenant. Likely artist will be the one who made our current Flood Carrier, and so our Flood mechanic will have more ship classes and you'll be able to enjoy controlling Flood ships on the Homeworld Remastered mod.

so if you can say ,will the flood be in homefront? pardon if this annoys you

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spartan-G257
spartan-G257 Jul 25 2015, 6:39pm replied:

when was that written because if it was april 1st it was a fools day joke if not i have no idea

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HK52
HK52 Jul 11 2015, 6:16am says:

Hope everything is well.

Keep up the good work.

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HK52
HK52 Jul 4 2015, 6:04am says:

Hope that the up date is going well.

Keep up the good work.

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spartan-G257
spartan-G257 Jul 5 2015, 6:40pm replied:

work is unfortunately down at the moment but then you know Brokenline. they also have a life to live and we can't expect them to devote they're entire lives to this. they'll be back to this soon i'm sure

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HK52
HK52 Jul 11 2015, 6:11am replied:

Certainly they can take as long as needed. I would rather see this carefully see through, especially with their fine eye for detail. Good mods are no that easy to come by or good teams such as them.

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Sprkl12
Sprkl12 Jul 6 2015, 11:27pm replied:

There's no rush at all for them. Overhaul mods for remastered version seem to be all slow at the moment, but I'm sure once this masterpiece gets ported to HWRM it will be stunning. Keep up the good work if you are reading this devs!

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spartan-G257
spartan-G257 Jul 7 2015, 3:52pm replied:

hear hear.

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1.09 Release: As I said before, the HHF have done a superb job with the Ships, they are highly detailed (The Blast Windshield, the Marathon Hangar Animation, etc) and beautifuly textured (Seriously check the frigate textures are Awesome). New ships where included, the new model of the Prowler (Reminiscence of the Normandy from Mass Effect), the Marathon class cruiser, the Thanatos Destroyer, et al. Gameplay wise, it´s still a beta, however, playing with the UNSC has been so far smooth, and not…

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This mod is not so bad, but one modder of this mod insult other modders of Homeworld2.

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