How much bigger were the maps in previous Halo games?

#1deathmyrkPosted 11/18/2012 11:53:08 AM
I only owned Combat Evolved and 2 before Halo 4, but heard that these maps are lacking compared to Halo 3 and Reach. Did I make a HUGE mistake by purchasing Halo 4 and should have picked up the other two instead?
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#2Prototype909Posted 11/18/2012 11:53:29 AM
It's not an issue of size.
#3wesker741Posted 11/18/2012 11:55:33 AM
Compared to Reach? No, they aren't lacking.
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#4sonicteam2k1Posted 11/18/2012 11:55:46 AM
I'd say the lack of maps is the issue
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#5SirenHunterPosted 11/18/2012 11:57:47 AM
sonicteam2k1 posted...
I'd say the lack of maps is the issue
#6Echoe_ACPosted 11/18/2012 11:58:13 AM
Halo 2 had the most interesting maps that had some sort of unique attribute. Halo 3 had the best maps over all. Reach's were terribly, terribly lacking and Bungie should be ashamed of themselves. This ones maps are pretty cool, although its classic microsoft to withhold content and sell it later even though its already been made.
#7pookiejinPosted 11/18/2012 11:58:45 AM
fewer maps and the same-y feet to many of them. none of them stand out besides the throwbacks.

here's hoping that 343i has some nice new maps in store.
#8Gaebora KaeporaPosted 11/18/2012 12:02:00 PM
Doesn't Halo 4 have more maps than what Reach had at launch (so no dlc)?

I remember like 5 original maps and 4 or something god awful forge maps they put together. Man those were sketchy

I really like most of the maps in Halo 4 and don't find them lacking or anything
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#9deathmyrk(Topic Creator)Posted 11/18/2012 12:03:08 PM
I am assuming they should release more maps with their Season Packs/Passes (whatever the hell those things are). Time will tell if there are more offered. I like most of the maps, just the variety is the problem. I guess on a positive note it will give me due practice for later installments/additions to Halo 4.
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#10zhilo3Posted 11/18/2012 12:04:59 PM
No map in this can compare to the size of some of Halo 3's maps, they were f***ing huge! Go and check out Sandtrap and Avalanche, those were the 2 biggest maps in Halo 3 and they are my absolute favourite maps.
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