Halo Reach Defiant Map Pack keep fans busy for hundreds of millions of hours

Every now and then, Halo game fans grouse that they have to pay $10 to get three additional maps with every new multiplayer map pack that Bungie comes out for the Halo: Reach game for Microsoft’s Xbox 360 video game console. Then they go and spend a million hours playing it nonstop until they can pretty much memorize every detail of the map and eviscerate rivals with ease.

Microsoft takes over Halo with launch of upcoming Defiant Map Pack (video)

The baton has been passed in the Halo video game franchise. Microsoft’s 343 Industries game studio has taken the reins from Bungie to develop future Halo games. This week, the company showed off the first result of that transition with the announcement of the Halo Reach Defiant Map Pack.