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With all the talk of fancy open-ended environments, playable flashbacks and new cooperative modes, we'd almost forgotten about ODST
's offering of new Halo 3 maps
! When it launches later this year, Bungie's latest entry in the epic space hoop saga will include a Halo 3
multiplayer disc, which will contain three new maps (in addition to all the ones you've come to love and die repeatedly in).
Be sure to take a look at "Heretic" (the return of Halo 2
's "Midship" arena), "Citadel" and "Longshore" in the gallery below. We've found that staring intently at them while bobbing back in forth in our seats provides a good, albeit imperfect, approximation of actual gameplay. We're just missing the cybernetic crotch thrusting toward us in regular intervals.