A Halo mod for the critically acclaimed Sins of a Solar Empire, that aims to capture the fast paced intensity of the Halo series.

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-Defender0-
-Defender0- Aug 6 2013, 4:14pm says:

*insert flight of the valkyries here*

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spartan-G257
spartan-G257 Aug 6 2013, 4:25pm replied:

god that would be beautiful... wonder if it's possible

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Da-Fort
Da-Fort Aug 6 2013, 6:03pm replied:

Now it has to be done. One way or another!

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XtremeRoflcopter
XtremeRoflcopter Aug 15 2013, 8:53am replied:

Could change the music files so that when you are sieging an enemy held world that the song comes on.

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Spetsnaz_Reaper
Spetsnaz_Reaper Aug 6 2013, 4:25pm says:

Looks Epic. Though I doubt that they are filled with marine boarding parties? :P

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m468
m468 Aug 6 2013, 4:27pm says:

M.youtube.com

There you go defender ..... ;-)

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armyguy277
armyguy277 Aug 6 2013, 5:29pm says:

how many ships did it take to carry all those pelicans?

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Dhoulmegus
Dhoulmegus Aug 6 2013, 6:40pm replied:

Only 25 Berlins... I know.

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armyguy277
armyguy277 Aug 7 2013, 12:11pm replied:

well theirs what 150 pelicans in that screen shot so that's maybe 2000 marines, a lot from just frigates but hardly enough to take a planet

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CarpeDiem
CarpeDiem Aug 8 2013, 12:33am replied:

thats just the reconnaissance unit.

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Reaper_Armada
Reaper_Armada Aug 8 2013, 7:39pm replied:

Its a quarter of a company and if you think about it, you most likely wont need more than that. Once major infrastructure and tactical control has been established, mopping up operations would require a lot less troops.

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AntonioAJC
AntonioAJC Aug 6 2013, 5:50pm says:

Heh, liking the little explosions around the Pelicans. They add a really nice effect to the invasion.

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KhevaKins
KhevaKins Aug 6 2013, 9:29pm says: Online

Dhoul,
Have the impact particles been started/finished?

I was thinking it'd be great to have AA fire similar to Halo 2 (ODST going towards Delta Halo).

I1288.photobucket.com

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aionking
aionking Aug 6 2013, 9:48pm replied:

dude that would look amazing

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Dhoulmegus
Dhoulmegus Aug 7 2013, 12:44am replied:

The current, (I've modified it a bit), is the one on the forums atm: I.imgur.com

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Chaoslord_ZX
Chaoslord_ZX Aug 6 2013, 10:17pm says:

Awesome.... I am so excited for this mod that when talking about it with my friends I can barely talk straight if I'm lucky. Best part is, you guys are only making it worse.

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scufmark
scufmark Aug 7 2013, 1:02am says:

Be sweet to see the occasional Pelican get shot down or spin out. Ah... Still pretty cool nonetheless.

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Dhoulmegus
Dhoulmegus Aug 7 2013, 3:17pm replied:

Don't think I haven't thought of that...

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Guest
Guest Aug 7 2013, 6:45am says:

all your base belong to us

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evans274
evans274 Aug 7 2013, 9:55am says:

no we need the song "One Final Effort" playing from halo 3!

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CanadaMan7
CanadaMan7 Aug 7 2013, 2:17pm replied:

Ah, yeah. I used that for the first ever trailer for SotP.
Great song.

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deathtropper
deathtropper Aug 7 2013, 7:02pm says:

So if this was an invasion orchestrated by frigates, I wonder what a full on Capital ship supported invasion would looks like, also are the pelicans completely replacing orbital bombardment? because I think it would be cool to throw a couple of missiles in with the pelicans (or MAC rounds).

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Rallehop
Rallehop Aug 8 2013, 6:39am says:

I don't hope it will be fired from the cannon place, would look really stupid when the MAC cannon spit out Pelicans for an invasion lol :)

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Dhoulmegus
Dhoulmegus Aug 8 2013, 5:25pm replied:

Berlins no longer have MACs, and it doesn't come from the MACs on the other bombardment capable ships.

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ChrisM1A2
ChrisM1A2 Aug 9 2013, 8:45pm says:

So many pelicans.

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That1Niftyguy
That1Niftyguy Aug 10 2013, 2:03am says:

Will there be a particle for the pelicans after they land, such as ground battle explosions across the planet?

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Dhoulmegus
Dhoulmegus Aug 13 2013, 10:23am replied:

Yup.

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Sloosecannon
Sloosecannon Aug 30 2013, 11:21am replied:

it's dhoul. Of course there will be.

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King_Raven
King_Raven Aug 18 2013, 7:00am says:

One more amazing reason to keep playing the mod.

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King_Raven
King_Raven Aug 18 2013, 7:03am replied:

Oh, and what about the Covenant? Are they still gonna glass planets, or are they invading with Phantoms as well? Or a mix of both? Frigates with Phantoms and Cruisers and capitals glassing?

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mikenike696
mikenike696 Aug 22 2013, 8:57am says:

ok is it just me but does it look like the orion cruiser is firing a giant laser beam when those 2 pictures are next to each other at the top of page

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UNSC_SCOUT
UNSC_SCOUT Aug 25 2013, 9:16pm says:

I remember seeing the "first pelican model" in SOTP in 2009. It may have been a render, I cant remember, but im amazed on how far the mod has come. Thanks for the awesome work you have done.

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Planetary invasions tend to make D-Day look like a skirmish.
Also, note that this particle effect is still WIP.

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