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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26 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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alexss
alexss Mar 31 2009, 8:31am says:

What I want to know is what are the HQ ships for both races?

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overlordjebus
overlordjebus Mar 31 2009, 3:32pm replied:

You've seen the UNSC shipyard. That's the HQ for them. We'll be showing the Covie one very soon.

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alexss
alexss Apr 1 2009, 7:14pm replied:

Oh yeah I forgot about that. Can't wait for the covvie one

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recon071
recon071 Mar 30 2009, 8:43pm says:

Do not die you must and complete the mod you ******* must.........

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INsaneTACS
INsaneTACS Apr 1 2009, 12:44am replied:

Hmm, I don't think cursing out the team will encourage them to complete the mod. So shut up.

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b3h47pte
b3h47pte Apr 1 2009, 9:48am replied:

it's a 2 man team. don't worry XD

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INsaneTACS
INsaneTACS Mar 30 2009, 2:51am says:

Hey guys! Just wanted to throw in a little positive-ness, I hope you finish this mod, the lower concept art looks really cool, So+

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DaWnOfWaR28645
DaWnOfWaR28645 Mar 28 2009, 10:43pm says:

......ok i would like to seriously apologize to everyone for my little outburst.....well really large outburst actually i dont know what i was thinking i was very ****** that i hadnt seen much progress the past few months and i realize from multiple people telling me that my outburst is making people leave which isnt good so i know i still will be very much hated for it but i do truly have a lot of respect for this team and all other halo modding teams and hopefully this can go to the back of the long history of outbursts people have had and seriously this isnt sarcastic and i hope that this can all be in the past and the mod can move forward and hope fully i wont be left behind....and can anyone tell me why homeworld 2 patch wont work anymore please????

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Rebornneo
Rebornneo Apr 2 2009, 7:21am replied:

Not a lot of people have the guts to actually apologise, and acknowledge they were wrong. Respect for that.

And the homeworld patch thing: I'm no expert, but I'm guessing the server they use for the auto-patching is down b/c of age? (Find a manual patch! Googlez itz!)

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BailOrgana3
BailOrgana3 Mar 29 2009, 2:38pm replied:

That was very honorable, I'm sure the apology will go a long way

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ONISEC9
ONISEC9 Mar 28 2009, 8:01pm says:

man, scrap. hows everyone? lol

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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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