November 15th marks the 19th anniversary of Halo: Combat Evolved on the original Xbox. Developed by Bungie, the title would quickly become one of the most beloved games on the console, spawning a massive franchise for Microsoft. While Bungie has moved on from the series, Halo lives on thanks to the efforts of 343 Industries. In honor of the game's anniversary, the official Halo Twitter account paid tribute to the game that started it all. Naturally, this inspired fans across the internet to share their memories of Halo, and their hopes for the next entry on Xbox Series X. After 19 years, the series continues to captivate fans!
19 years ago… we were just getting started. Happy Birthday to the game that started it all, Halo: Combat Evolved! 🎉 pic.twitter.com/evlj0wrwtB— Halo (@Halo) November 15, 2020
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Keep reading to see what fans are saying about Halo: Combat Evolved!
The game happens to share its anniversary with some video game console.
happy 19th anniversary to the Original Xbox and Halo: Combat Evolved!
— Nack (@Gruntyd) November 15, 2020
Combat Evolved put Xbox on the map in a major way.
Should've been a launch title for the series x but Happy Anniversary to the guys who got me buying xbox every since
— Turk 🏈📽📺🦃 (@Turk_39_) November 15, 2020
Since then, many consider it their favorite series.
— ZX11 (@ZerueLX11) November 16, 2020
After all these years, the original still has a lot of fans!
19 years later and it's still one the best!
Happy 19th Birthday, Halo CE!
— Joshua Wareham (@Joshua_Wareham) November 15, 2020
The game had a m,assive impact on the video game industry, as a result.
I can’t imagine a world without Halo! Crazy that it’s been so long and how massive Xbox and Halo have become on this anniversary https://t.co/eBx2oj3Q4p
— JimTasty (@jetbramerson) November 15, 2020
Some are already making predications for the 20th anniversary...
Halo infinite will release for the Halo/Xbox 20 Year anniversary (^_^) https://t.co/VtNqc8AkTA
— Zipo (@ZipoLHD) November 16, 2020
...including an anniversary anniversary.
Next year are we getting Combat Evolved Anniversary Anniversary?
— ChairDoorMan (@ChairDoorMan) November 15, 2020
Cheers to 19 years, Halo!
— The Marvel Maniac (@TweetsTdl) November 15, 2020