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Halo 2
  • Developer: Bungie Software
  • Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios
  • Genre: Action Shooter First-Person
  • Release: Nov 9, 2004
  • ESRB: Mature


You can unlock the foundation MP map by finishing campaign mode on easy. there are also two other maps to unlock: Marathon and Conclusion. Try finishing harder campaign modes to unlock these levels...

From: Real Halo2 Player


In the level Arbiter on Legendary. Once you get to the first banshee section, fly immediately straight down all the way to the bottom of the map. In one of the cracks where the large cylinders connect to the station. There will be a circle of grunts dancing around a skull. When you pick up the skull; it will say Grunt Birthday Party on the screen. ..

From: Timber

On the last Master Chief Level, on Legendary Difficulty, when you enter the final Gravity Lift, look up. A skull will pass through you extemely quickly so you must start holding X a bit before you actually pass it to grab hold of it. Once you grab the Iron Skull, Iron Mode will be activated...

From: xdIAAXNkO

In "Sacred Icon" there is a semi outdoor area which has the same type of area right next to it. There is a large sentinal in front of each one. Go past this area and down the piston and you'll be in a vary dark and dank flood infested area. There's a stack of 6 or 7 boxes as you enter the room. Use them to jump up to the landing above. Th..

From: icicle47

At the start of "Quarantine Zone" turn directly around, and you should see a tunnel. Head down the tunnel and go straight until you exit it. Go straight across the open area, and you'll come across a broken pipe tunnel on your right. Straight in front of you is a small ledge running across the wall, above the green pit. Carefully get onto..

From: Tailemiseeple

In the large room after the armory, you need to use a duck-jump to get onto a light fixture on the right wall (right of the room when you enter) and then jump from there onto the higher area. There is a series of diagonal beams. Walk up one near to the end of it and use it to duck-jump onto one of the rails. You can fall between the rails, so be ca..

From: BabiiJenna

On the first level go through the archway beside the lake of blood. Once you're on the other side turn to the left and you will see a green leafy plant. If you walk up to the plant and press x, right trigger, left, up, down. Commander in Cheif will eat the plant and go crazy. He will run around and do this wierd dance...

From: cxcheergirl

On the first level go through the archway beside the lake of blood. Once you're on the other side turn to the left and you will see a green leafy plant. If you walk up to the plant and press x, right trigger, left, up, down Commander in Cheif will eat the plant and go crazy. He will run around and do this wierd dance that is so crazy. Sometimes you..

From: briggy

During the Campaign, Successfully Press, A, X, B, B, Y, Right Trigger, Left Trigger, Right Click, X, Y, W, B, W, B, W, B, W, B, W, B, Right, Right, W, B, Black, Y, A, X, B, Left Click, Left Trigger, Left Trigger, Left Trigger, Left Trigger, Right Trigger, Back, Start, Start, Y, B, X (Board a Ghost with this last button). Make sure that you are over..

From: cuban1994

First start the level where you are in the streets. Then go throught the first door and there will be a grunt to kill. Jump on the light above an elevator door. Look left and jump and crouch to get up a higher ledge. Once your up, look left and there should be a little alley way that goes pretty far in. You'll find a skull, a scope, and a pile of g..

From: glamorousglh

After the outdoor area with all the ghosts and grunts, there is an 'L' shaped room that is seen throughout the level. It is right after the armory room that is full of covenant and human weapons. Grenade jump using a jacked ghost up to the rafters and it's up there...

From: DollFace42

At the beginning of Outskirts jump on top of the light on top of the door with a crouch jump, then jump to the left platform. Turn to your left and go down the long dark corridor and pick up the skull; it will say blind and your screen will flash black for a while. In this mode you can not see your weapon, body, shields, ammo, or radar. To get rid ..

From: nba2k99zack

In the level "The Great Journey" It is on top of the contol room where Johnson blows up the door. Shield won't regenarate if picked up...

From: dustin2008

When you are the Master Chief trying to recover the index from the Prophet of Truth on the Covenant Holy City go until you reach the first outdoor area with dirt and vegetation. Take a right as you enter this room and run up to the wall past the gravity lift that leads up to the sniper point. Get on top of the wall by going up the dirt mound on you..

From: pahnetone

A skull similar to the one that activates blind mode can be found if you Start on "regret". After the first lift ride (before the first underwater elevator), grenade jump from the front awning of the lift to the ledge in front of you (the one with two turrets).Grenade jump AGAIN onto the next ledge. Make your way to the back of the buildi..

From: Yassin

Go up to an Elite with a sword, and kill him by hit him with a machine gun. Once you have killed him go on until you get to the next checkpoint. Once have got a checkpoint turn your Xbox off and then on again. When you go back on to that level again you will have all the weapons there are...

From: HobosHaveALife

When faced with the enemy tank, turn to the left 4 times and then press A, X, Y, Black. Your player will now turn into a 'Bo-Bo' type clown....

From: Samer

When on Zanzibar, you can either grenade jump up there (get lots of plasmas first) or get two people (you and enemy) with swords. In the building where the Active Camoflauge is, throw a plasma at the railing. Jump at the roof (crouch jump if nessisacry) and you should be up. Or Sword Cancel/Jump at the building and get on the roof. Turn around to s..

From: Game Team

1. First, on outskirts. Go to the alley under the elite on the roof. There is a small structure. Walk to the dirt pile get on and do a crouch-jump onto the structure. Turn to the side and do another crouch-jump to the ledge across. Turn around and jump onto the red roof. And have fun with the wonders of the rooftops. 2. On the level "Regret&qu..

From: ace2

This Code Is Best If you Do It On Delta Halo Grab a Tank Then Go to somewhere where you look Up and see the sky ok now its best if you use your Gun not rocket You will see a couple of birds shoot them and blood will shoot out of the birds...

From: RideIN

When you reach the point where your near the on elevator delta Halo Go up the stairs on your left there will be a door when you get up there you will find a grunt sleeping kill it then get your feul rod but it does not have all the ammo in it...

From: Angel Storm

First in Burial Mounds Before you move Jump, Do a 360, shoot a BAttle Rifle 6 Time Pull out rockets Aim Up Throw a PLasma Grenade and Look Down And Spin 4 Times Jump Again And Press the Right Trigger And You Will be A Ditto Next time You Fall Off a Cliff :)..

From: halfdead2o

Go to Metropolis under heroic mode and as soon as you appear dont move. Look directly up, then directly down, then look striaght. Click the left trigger and hold it down and press Y,Y,B,White, Y,B,A,A,A, White, X,Y,Y, A, Black. After that done, leave game, go settings, create a profile with the name being "Samus". Restart your Xbox and in..

From: ywingit

As soon as u start a multiplayer game, pause the game immediantly and press L, R, L, R, up, down, L, A. this will cause you to start with a King Osman Gun next time you die...

From: DabeAllewly

In the multiplayer map Zanzibar, there should be a computer on the upper level on the defense side that opens up the main gate into the base. After you activate this, the screen goes blue with the infamous BSOD...

From: Redudalhoun

On the level "Delta Halo" on Legendary Difficulty, Progress until you reach the area during the "Push through the covenant held ruins" where you have to clear a Landing Zone for the Pelican to drop weapons. You will know you are in the right area when cortana says "they're pouring out of the center building". Anyway th..

From: shojicappy

Go to where the bomb is. Go out of the elevator and turn directly to your left and move down the hallway. Turn right and you should see no enemies, but a Marine. You will need to do this quickly. Push him up the stairs, but do not attract the guards. This will make him move. Then, push him into the ammo feeder and watch him get pushed into the wall..

From: BooperGrandson

Bungie has decided to give the multiplayer map to anyone who signs on via Xbox Live. You will be prompted with an update as soon as you try to sign on. The update will unlock the map, improve support for 480p resolution display's, and speed up wait times in matchmaking...

From: tc001

After you get off of the slowly decending elevator in "The Oracle", you will come to a hallway where you see a handful of dead bodies. Continue into the next room, and you will be on the second floor of a room that has windows. When you enter this room, look to the right, and find the third pane of glass. It should be to the right of a wa..

From: HarvestMoon1019

At the begining "Armory" wait in the room until the Sarge starts telling you to get into the elevator. You MUST wait for him to say "Would it help if I said please?" When he says this, get into the elevator and go down to the tram. Get on the tram and face towards the INSIDE of the building. Press up against the glass doors towa..

From: P4OM3TH3U5

In a tank press A three times and then get out. now jump up three times and shoot three bullets of each of each gun you have. wait and after three seconds two more master chiefs will come on to the screen and will follow the same instructions you give to the original...

From: Special Daz

This code will work only if you have completed the game at least once on legendary difficulty.firstly,start a new game on hard or legendary difficulty.During the armory level,approach any elites and kill them with melee attacks.weapons should not be used as this will not enable the cheat.immediately after killing an elite,turn off your xbox and swi..

From: jase

Here is a Complete list of the weapons: Legend: x: can dual h: can head shot z: can zoom once z: can zoom twice l: can lock on s: Splash damage b: uses a battery(non reloadable) sp: Single player only Weapons 1. Magnum(pistol) x,h 2. SMG x 3. Battle Rifle z 4. Shotgun s 5. Sniper Rifle 2z,h 6. Rocket Launcher l,s 7. Plasma pistol x,b 8. Plasma rifl..

From: the chris

When I first discovered the cheat I crapped my pants three times cause it was so funny(my basement is disgusting now). Activate blind mode in the outskirts on legendary. Go through the level killing everything with the skull only the skull. Then when you get to the part in the big city kill the marines not the covenant and don't let the covenant ki..

From: fnks

Once you have almost used up your sniper rifle, beam rifle, or rocket launcher (with 1 shot left ), trade with your squadmate. Once they have that weapon, they have limitless ammo for it and can help you out immensely with the more powerful weapons. There are two points to note: if you try and trade your weapon back from them, it will still have th..

From: crysiskey

on old mambasa go to the spot were the covenant pour out of (the spot were johnson will say more on the street left side)there should be a dirt pile jump onto the dirt pile and crouch jump onto the rafters keep on jumping around the buildings(make sure the building you are jumping to is on left hand side)when you go far enough there should be a hol..

From: kittyluver123

When you enter zanzibar there will be a giant windmill looking thing. go to it and get in front of one of the spokes. when you do that wait for a second or two and you will find the spoke is able to walk on. when you see it walk on it until you get to this little half circle thing. walk off of it to the stone platform. when you get to the stone pla..

From: asdfg

This only works in co-op. on Outskirts just after the pelecan has dropped off some marines near the jackal snipers,one of you stays on the ground and the other jumps up on some boxes and ledges so you can get up to the pelecan and get on in it, DONT STAY ON IT!!!, it will fly off and dissapear, what you have to do is jump off the back end onto the ..

From: inapickle

Ok this tip is kinda hard. First On the Level Metropolis you are on the bridge. Make sure you destroy every Marine you have. When you get to the Middle of the Bridge there are two marines (sniper and Rocket launcher). Kill them both and then there should be some banshees coming. Get to the very end of the bridge and when a banshee comes Jack it. On..

From: killrules

First Go to a level that you can get three pistols on, such as outskirts. Go pick up a pistol. Then swith to your second weapon and pick up dual weapon, such as two smg's. Go to another pistol and press x to pick it up. Now you have a pistol in you secondary and first slots. Now you can go pick up a third pistol and set it to your left hand(Press Y..

From: kj360

This works best on splitscreen. To do this you will need to have any gun and a sword. Have your gun out and aim at an enemy. Wait 'til the target recticle turns red then push Y and R at a moderate speed. If you do this right you will fly at the enemy! If you don't want to kill your enemy switch back to your gun in mid flight!..

From: broslice220

When you are inside either of the bases in Beaver Creek, go to the back wall of the room where the bomb or flag is supposed to be. You should be able to grab the Plasma Pistol or the SMG on the other side of the wall and if you are playing Assault, you can then have someone stay inside the base and grab the bomb from the inside and get an easy scor..

From: gabeignibrE

Level: OutskirtsHow To: Once you have killed The first hunter pair at the start of the level walk through the hole in the wall they created. walk through and look around. there should a destroyed wall to the left of you. jump on to it and make your way upward by carrying on jumping upwards, crouch jumping when nessasery. you should eventually reach..

From: DabiRubinskiy

This is done on the level Metropolis and is easiest when done on Co-op. When you start out, cross the bridge. Take out every enemy and even your marines. When you're near the end, Cortana will say something about a "Welcome Party". Three Banshees and a few ghosts will appear. Take them all out. Then 2 Wraiths and 2 Banshees will appear. T..

From: lun0085

(From the beginning of the level where Master Cheif is alittle dazed) Go straight out the door in front of you that leads to the street. kill the grunts and take out the sheild baring jackels. Head down the street towards the two dead ends. Look on your right and you will see two alley ways that will connect to each other in this little sort of &qu..

From: Sweetie Pie

Steal a banshee on the level metropolis, and fly it past the point where you can find the scarab gun. You should note that you seem to hit an invisible wall, Fly downwards from here and teke care not to hit too many walls as you pass down the narrow tunnel at the bottom. Take the first left and there should be a red sign with an exclamation mark on..

From: TagDaze

First you have to be a covenant elite. after that set the level to coagulation on the spilt screen gametype. you have to put spectre for the primary light vehicle. once you have did that start the match. get in a pectre and go to the base where the cliff is shadowed. ride up the cliff using speed boost and turn left where the crack on the cliff end..

From: lun0085

It is possible to overload certain objects in many of the Halo 2 Multiplayer Maps. By overloading I mean removing it from the map altogether. You can overload most anything that is not actually connected to the map itself. Please note that it seems that you will need at least 8 others for this to work. The easiest example is in Zanzibar. There is a..

From: gahweedomom

Ok, first you need to go to a level with at least two banshees, and your gonna need at least 2 players 2 do this. First, get a player in the banshees, then all of you get into the air. next, meet at some point in the level, and just start flying into each other! its realy funny! try 2 find ways to do more damage than you take per hit! have fun...

From: starwars rules

Ok, you guys remember the trick about banshee jousting, well all you have to do for this trick is set weapons to energy sords, then get on top of the banshee as they take off. get the player in the banshee to go 2ward a player on the ground, then jump off banshee and aim toward the unlucky dude on the ground. You have to have good timing for this, ..

From: starwars rules

When you want the marines to focus on a certain target while ur driving a warthog, move the equivalent of the crosshairs (the sort of arrow thing) over the target you want them to shoot at, then honk the horn. about 99 percent of the time they will start shooting at that target. Give em hell!..

From: starwars rules

This tip will allow you to hit someone really fast, whatever weapon your holding. first, get 2 guns, say, battle rifle and sniper rifle. next, go up to an enemy and hit Y and B at the same time. If it works, you will hit them really fast but switch weapons rite afterward. Note that this will not work if you have an energy sord. happy hitting...

From: starwars rules

when you get to the part where you have to jump on the scarab don't, instead grab the rocket launcher and then go to the end of the platforms and grab the shotgun and ammo, then get on to the turret and wait until the scarab comes to a stop, use the turret as much as you can on the deck, then jump on the scarab and take every out with the shotgun, ..

From: jglynn333

When you get to the part in metropolis where you meet up with the two marines at the top of the flights of stairs, there will be a staircase outside on your left, run up the staircase and about half way up jump, you should be able to jump at least twice as high as normal...

From: jglynn333

If you are in a banshee and you are being attacked by someone with the rocket launcher you can: 1. As soon as you here the rocket quickly jump out of the banshee, the rocket will then hit the banshee and you wil lose all your sheild. 3. When you hear the rocket hold A and then turn Left, Right, or Down...

From: jglynn333

Get in the banshee on coagulation, fly up into the air as far as you can then jump out, while you are falling position yourself as close to the falling banshee as possible, you will either get splattered, or get flung half way across the field...

From: jglynn333

It will be along time it takes 2 hour to beat on legendary. You should use the beam rife and the carbine. Is the easy way to beat the great journey...

From: rick mcdonald

This is a list of all the DIRVEABLE vehicles in Halo 2 UNSC- Marine Vehicles 1.- Skorpian Tank 1 driver 1 primary cannon 1 Sub machine gun 6 Passenger seats (marine can only use these) 2.- Warthog 1 Driver seat 1 Passenger seat (can be shot from) 1 Gun turret (Can be manned) Maximum of three in vehicle at one time 3.- Warthog (Gauss) 1 Driver seat ..

From: Vergel Kane

On the leval outskirts,go to the part where you snipe jackels(the second part). If you see a burning pit thats the right place. Go on the first level of the holes in the wall past the pit. Go right and you will find a sniper rifle and pistol...

From: legend

Go to beaver creek and there should be a little area with a sniper in it go to the side where the over shield should be and go up. Get the sniper and keep walking (there should be some rocks you can push around)until you see a tree with two branches. Jump on the top branch and have sniping you friends while your camoflauged be tree leaves...

From: legend

When doing the mission Metropolis, to get on the Scarab early do the whole mission until you walk out on a platform with a guy on a bridge shooting at the Scarab. When the Scarab passes under the bridge jump on it and kill everyone on it...

From: CJRM15

When you have a plasma sword in your hand, go a short distance away from your enemy so the your target is red, then attack. your man should run at the enemy and the enemy is likely to die (depends wich enemy)..

From: camz

Before the spider comes and kills your ally scorpion tank, get a ghost then go up the building with it, when the spider comes, drive offf the building with the ghost and you should be quick enough to get the tank...

From: camz

Ok go to waterworks then grab a banshee (blue base) and fly up to the top where the crusher is. once you get there, a walkway should be a little to the left. walk down it and make a right at the end and pause the game. sucsessfuly press L, Up, Down, Y, A, B. unpause the game and you should pull up a gun from the ground. it has infinite ammo and ext..

From: Black Mamba 233

As a hidden surprise, Bungie decided to give us a preview of H3. The Prophets WILL fight in the next game. When you "fight" the Prophet of Regret, don't kill the honor guard. Run directly to Regret and press X, X, B, A, Y while holding an energy sword. Board his ride, melee him 3 times, and he's dead, so hurry up before the guards kill yo..

From: Mossy Oak

On the level Delta Halo where Cortana says "Their all pouring out of the center", when you are walking into the building where they are coming out of look to your left. Their should be a large cube shaped block blocking a small tunnel. For those of you that know where the envy skull is the block i am talking about is the one that you have..

From: Phacops

On Halo Delta, get to the structure where you can't go any farther with the tank. As you enter into the area, go left up the ramp and then up the little ramp until you come to the large block butted up against the wall. This is where you jump up to get to the Envy Skull (consult for more detail). There is a secret entrance behind this large cube. I..

From: jojo

In the last lvl in halo before the boss lvl with tatarus. the sargent uses the scarab gun to blast down the door of the complex. when you fly your banshee to the ledge of the distroied door. DON'T GET OUT YET. take the banshee to the top of the first caridor in the burning section of the entrence there shoold be a wall, but at the top there is a cr..

From: samson

In the last level of halo just before the boss round against tatarus, after the sergeant blasts down the front door of the halo activation platform with the scarab gun, take the banshee you are in and do like you would do normally at this point. After you get to the ledge of the platform in the banshee, fly it to the top of the burning corridor on ..

From: samson

Bring in the Banshee after the SGT> opens the doors, then guide it through the corridor. Kill all the Brutes. Then make sure the Banshee is in good enough condition, the last door will open leading to the boss. Get on the Banshee and slowly ride it through the corridor and just before the screen turns white for the movie get off the banshee. Aft..

From: s.mrio

This is one of the best tricks in halo 2. To activate this trick,create a new player.YOU must have one player who has completed every level in halo2. This only works if you play on the great journey with the new player and the player who beat this game. Beat the level and after the credits your new player will have all the levels completed, and you..

From: legend

To get on top of the bases you first go to a line made by boulders. Jump on the smallest rock and make your way up till you get to largest rock and jump on and sneak up on your friends...

From: legend

Go to bever creek and go to the side of the dirt walls and go up the ramp and (jump) over to the boulders and push them off and then sit down.then snipe like a PRO!..

From: ADEN 3357767

Easter Eggs

This easter egg is close to the scarab gun. when you come out of the tunnel and pass the wraith go to where the warthog and the ghost(s) are fighting , you more then likely need the banshee, go to the building right in front of you and fly a banshee in to it, and there you have it you found the biggest interactive easter egg in game...

From: BooperGrandson

On the Multiplayer lever Zanzibar, go into the large structure against the back wall oposite of the beach, when you go in, go up the first flight of stairs, and you should see two doorways across from each other, go through the one that doesn't take you out of the structure, you should see two big spinning things and in front of the one closest, th..

From: melissa


If you are at the opponents base on Coagulation then you can get the flag without going up the lift or dropping in from the top of the base, providing there is a banshee at the bottom that is. If there is a banshee there, jump on top of it then jump to where the flag would be on the next floor up. If you jump at the correct spot it says press X to ..

From: Dcontrol

Right get up to the bit where you get a scorpian tank, then get to the bit where a pelican drops ammo and marines and there should be some sheilds, destroy them with the tank machine gun, then go and drive then park over them,STAY IN THE TANK! And wait, on halo:combat evolved the sheilds broke when parked over but in halo 2 the spring you up! the t..


Ok got to headlong. on headlong go bye the soda machiene tip it over with grenades now jump on it while your on it press right triger three times making sure you only shoot three amo.then jump off run to a warthog any one and go off the broken road bridge thing when you jump turn to the right and land on the swinging platform get out of the warthog..

From: halo is pimp

This glitch allows you to lunge great distances. To use this glitch, you need a rocket launcher and a sword. Randomly discharge all of your rockets. Now locate an enemy. When out of sword range take out your rocket launcher and aim at the enemy. Then repeatedly press Y and R switching from one to the other. If done fast enough, you will lunge at th..

From: pokemon_master

Ok, first, in multiplayer mode get on a level say, coagulation. There has to be at least two players in this game. Now one of the people get a energy-sword and drive a warthog to as far as you can to one side of the map. the person who drove the warthog now gets into the passenger seat of the car, with the energy sword. Now another player gets into..

From: halo freak

On the level Metropolis get up to the part of the mission where you have to destroy two wraiths. ( this is the part before you have to run up the stairs and watch the Scarab destroy your ally tank.) Ok, destroy both the tanks and you should get a checkpoint. There are two bridges, get on the one closest to the building your supposed to go into and ..

From: Vergel Kane

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