Ever wondered what would happen if Microsoft spent an absolute fortune in setting up its own elite internal studio and then made the best game it possibly could - where money is literally no object? Imagine if the Xbox platform holder set-up its own equivalent to Sony Santa Monica or Naughty Dog, an elite team with an unparalleled level of knowledge about the host console platform and the talent to get the most out of it. And what if this super-team was tasked with creating a new trilogy of games based on the most successful Xbox franchise of all-time?
Welcome to Halo 4, the first release from 343 Industries.
Just finished reading the whole thing. I was pretty impressed with the ingenuity of their shadow implementation to have greatly detailed, crisp looking shadows on hardware incapable of doing the processing completely accurately from a mathematical point of view.
Let's actually talk about the tech for a change. Keep it civil people