Despite its three-year development cycle, Halo 2 had to be cut significantly in order to release on time. Did You Know Gaming recounts some of the changes it went through during development.

You can check out the video below which focuses on Halo 2, its development journey, and the changes the game went through before its final release in 2004.

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[Source: Did You Know Gaming on YouTube]