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Skulls in Halo 2: Anniversary are gameplay modifiers, hidden around the campaign as with in Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary, Halo 2 and Halo 3. Five skulls are available as pre-order bonuses for buying Halo: The Master Chief Collection from select retailers.[1] All of the skulls from Halo 2 will be retained, and there will be over 30 in total.[2]

List of Skulls

Piñata

HTMCC Piñata

Location: N/A
Description: Amazon preorder bonus for Halo: The Master Chief Collection.[3]
Effect: Enemies drop plasma grenades when melee attacked.

Bandana

HTMCC Bandanna

Location: N/A
Description: GameStop preorder bonus for Halo: The Master Chief Collection.[4]
Effect: Players have infinite ammunition and grenades, but will still have to reload.

Grunt Funeral

HTMCC Grunt Funeral

Location: N/A
Description: Best Buy preorder bonus for Halo: The Master Chief Collection.[5]
Effect: Shortly after their deaths, Grunts will explode as if they were plasma grenades.

Bonded Pair

HTMCC Bonded Pair

Location: N/A
Description: ShopTo preorder bonus for Halo: The Master Chief Collection. Exclusive until December 12, 2014.[6]
Effect: In co-op, when one player dies, the other receives a 100% damage boost for 60 seconds.

Swarm

Location: N/A
Description: Halo: Nightfall award from the Halo Channel[7]
Effect: Hunters do double damage and have triple health.

Scarab

Location: N/A
Description: Unlocked from start, 0.00x score bonus
Effect: All player held firearms shoot Scarab Gun beams.

Prophet Birthday Party

Location: N/A
Description: Unlocked from the start
Effect: Every smack to the Prophet of Regret’s face is accompanied by epic Steve Vai guitar licks and lightning bolts.

So... Angry...

Location: N/A
Description: Unlocked from the start
Effect: Enraged Brutes will explode as if they were frag grenades shortly after enraging.

They Come Back

Location: N/A
Description: Unlocked from the start
Effect: Flood Combat Form corpses that are re-animated by infection Forms are much stronger than normal.

Jacked

Location: N/A
Description: Unlocked from the start
Effect: Players can only operate ground vehicles by hijacking.

Trivia

  • All pre-order bonus skulls were timed exclusives till December 12, 2014.[8]
  • Some skulls, such as Bandanna and Scarab, have a 0.00x score multiplier, so they disable all scoring and time-based achievements.

Sources

  1. YouTube - New Halo: Master Chief Collection Info and Gameplay - E3 2014
  2. Youtube - RTX 2014 Panel: 343 Industries/The Master Chief Collection, Halo 2 Anniversary, Q/A & More!
  3. Amazon - Halo: The Master Chief Collection Product Listing
  4. GameStop - Halo: The Master Chief Collection Product Listing
  5. Best Buy - Halo: The Master Chief Collection Product Listing
  6. ShopTo - Halo: The Master Chief Collection Product Listing
  7. Halo Channel Screenshot from here
  8. Halo Waypoint - The Halo Bulletin 6.25.15