|This is a new version of HaloPC that is free for all HaloPC owners (you
must have a valid Halo cd key). This unsupported version of HaloPC is
a stand alone Gearbox Software release and is not supported by Microsoft.
HaloCE was created as a way for Gearbox to introduce a bunch of new
features to HaloPC. The most important of which is the ability to play
user created content through a set of tools, tutorials and source art
which is called the Halo Editing Kit (HEK). This is a powerful package
which will allow users to create their own custom content for HaloCE.
There are also new features, improvements, and capabilities such as
"Fast Shaders" (improves performance up to 60% on pixel shader hardware),
improved network code (reduces the incidence of player "warping"), and
lots of new features that provide options for players to improve their