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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Halo © Microsoft Corporation. Homefront was created under Microsoft's "Game Content Usage Rules" using assets from Halo. It is not endorsed by Microsoft and does not reflect the views or opinions of Microsoft or anyone officially involved in producing or managing Halo. As such, it does not contribute to the official narrative of the fictional universe, if applicable.

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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 May 30 2015, 6:09am says:

Hope that the up date is going well.

Keep up the good work.

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Firelord475
Firelord475 May 26 2015, 2:39am says:

did sotp get it wrong are are you guys actually thinking about the flood in the far future?

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derpasauru1419891707
derpasauru1419891707 May 25 2015, 4:24pm replied:

No they are working to port it over so it is not for remastered YET I hope any way.

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HK52
HK52 May 23 2015, 6:15am says:

Hope that the next up-date is going well.

Keep up the good work.

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derpasauru1419891707
derpasauru1419891707 May 20 2015, 11:51am replied:

Its still being ported over to HWR but you can get it on steam workshop for original HW2

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MiWadiAddiction
MiWadiAddiction May 17 2015, 2:32pm says:

Applaud the Mod episode for Homefront. Thanks so much for this mod guys, I have discovered it way too late but at least I found it! CAN'T. STOP. PLAYING! Youtube.com

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HK52
HK52 May 16 2015, 6:23am says:

Hope that the next up-date is going well, when the time becomes available.

Keep up the good work.

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Sprkl12
Sprkl12 May 17 2015, 3:17am replied:

I meant to + this post not give it a -
Hk52, you the real mvp for giving support every few days/week. There needs to be a small special mention to you in the credits lol

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HK52
HK52 May 23 2015, 6:08am replied:

That is ok thank you for telling me Sprkl12. I like to give support at least on a regular basis, especially for a hard working team for this mod. Being mentioned in the credits would be a huge honour, but for now giving support seems to do nicely.

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Sprkl12
Sprkl12 May 25 2015, 12:14am replied:

There is almost no mod news here..no offence to the mods but it is slow here. HK52 is the only person who gives support and even if its the same thing every week, it lets everyone know that there are still people here, and im sure the mods appreciate it as well.

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HK52
HK52 May 25 2015, 6:10am replied:

I Thank You once again Sprkl12, especially for support on this matter. As you say I like to give support and since most days I am really busy, I can not give many different words of support.

Hopefully this will clear the things for the guest who made the post above.

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Sprkl12
Sprkl12 May 26 2015, 10:57pm replied:

Why would you come to a small community and start questioning post from people who have been here for quite some time. I understand with the workshop bringing in new people, but please don't come in and and question those who have been supporting this mod for years now. If you ask me, you're more of the stalker for looking though all his recent posts back to 2011. GG

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HK52
HK52 May 27 2015, 6:23am replied:

I am inclined to agree that it is slightly strange looking through someone's post for that length of time. I would ask that this guest takes other aspects into account though. Only because none of my posts have dictated or implied that they should do a up-date every week. But the guest is correct in the fact that I have been making posts here since 2011.

Thank You again Sprkl12, your support in this matter has been appreciated.

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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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