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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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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Dec 21, 2014 Full Version 78 comments

This is the latest version of Homefront, released on 12/21/2014.

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clone1delta Jul 14 2009, 4:06pm says:

hey i know were u can get the rest of ur ships and techs at theres a mod called covenet vs unsc its died and maby u could use that ecupent and if he says no then gust tell him ull finish his mod but add it on to homefront eneyways

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Fireyone Jul 31 2009, 2:50pm replied:

Yes, because stealing is a GOOD idea.

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knightj60 Aug 1 2009, 2:01pm replied:

yeah, microsoft stole from a mod they killed for the Halo wars, why don't we steal from some dead mod?

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RINGLEADER Jul 31 2009, 8:58pm replied:

We are in collaboration with several mod teams, and we do trade material.

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wazzaBlues Jul 24 2009, 3:41am replied:

ouch mean urgh :S just like ElSuperBeasto said that's stealing shame on you clone1delta :(

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ElSuperBeasto Jul 18 2009, 11:25am replied:

done1delta stop spamming the boards, and by the way, what you're suggesting is pretty much stealing.

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V3LO Jul 17 2009, 3:34pm replied:


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clone1delta Jul 13 2009, 5:36pm says:

ya i think u should realease the mod!as soon as u read this mesige lolz

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clone1delta Jul 13 2009, 1:30pm says:

hurry up and release the mod everyone is tired of waiting

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INsaneTACS Jul 7 2009, 6:59am says:

Could that ship with the unkown role be a marine frigate?

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sadler111 Jul 7 2009, 1:31am says:

the UNSC tech tree file

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sadler111 Jul 6 2009, 11:33am says:

were do u put the file

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overlordjebus Jul 6 2009, 4:36pm replied:

What file o.0

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sadler111 Jul 7 2009, 1:33am replied:

the UNSC tech tree file

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overlordjebus Jul 7 2009, 7:42pm replied:

It's a powerpoint presentation that the old leader uploaded.

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Highest Rated (27 agree) 10/10

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 buggy…

Jan 31 2011, 10:51pm by Kylialiel

Lowest Rated (9 agree) 4/10

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

Apr 13 2013, 10:45am by xotor62

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