The Legendary Edition had been released in limited quantities and arrives in a highly collectible Spartan helmet case that no hardcore Halo fan should be without, along with two bonus disks full of additional content. The first disk will provide exclusive, behind-the-scenes footage and videos, including a high-definition "Making of Halo 3" documentary showcasing the Bungie team and its effort to create the most anticipated title in the industrys history; numerous high-definition featurettes documenting the creative design processes involved in developing the game; and even a look at some early game concepts and their evolution through the games development. The disk will also include an audio-visual calibration tool, never before seen on a video game and custom designed by the Halo 3 graphics and audio team to make the most of fans high-definition home cinemas, for the ultimate Halo 3 and Xbox 360 audio and video performance.
The second bonus disk, an exclusive to the Legendary Edition, will include completely remastered cinematic material from Halo: Combat Evolved and Halo 2, supplemented with developer commentaries, to provide a refresher course on the thrilling Halo story so far, and a featurette documenting a day in the life at Bungie. Exclusive content from the creative minds behind Machinima artists Red vs. Blue and This Spartan Life will also be included.
Finally, fans who purchase the Legendary Edition will receive an illuminating collection of original Halo 3 storyboard art from artist Lee Wilson, depicting key moments and pivotal scenes from the epic cinematic production of Halo.