Halo 3: Recon renamed Halo 3: ODST

Tuesday, 25th November 2008 18:38 GMT By Patrick Garratt


Bungie’s confirmed that Halo 3: Recon has been renamed to Halo 3: ODST.

No reason’s been given for the move.

As the firm points out through the link, ODST stands for Orbital Drop Shock Trooper, one of which is followed through New Mobasa in the game.

The standalone title ws announced at TGS earlier this year.



  1. morriss

    I preferred Recon. :(

    #1 6 years ago
  2. ecu

    The new name is better.

    Recon was just to rope in all the idiots.

    #2 6 years ago
  3. morriss

    *is an idiot*

    #3 6 years ago
  4. airdom


    who cares about the name, people are gonna buy it anyways lol!

    #4 6 years ago
  5. Hero of Canton

    That’s a terrible name.

    #5 6 years ago
  6. airdom

    Halo 3: A.D.D

    #6 6 years ago
  7. ashers2ashers

    Sorry if I sound really dumb, but what would A.D.D stand for?

    I just searched it and found it was a slang acronym for Asian Drinking Disorder also known as ‘Asian Glow’ XD

    #7 6 years ago
  8. Pyrix

    Attention Deficit Disorder, almost certainly.

    #8 6 years ago
  9. airdom

    very certainly.

    #9 6 years ago
  10. wz

    Never keep the cool name. It’s the law.

    #10 6 years ago
  11. Blerk

    Well, “Halo 3: ODST” certainly trips off the tongue, doesn’t it? Catchy.

    #11 6 years ago

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