No matter indeed because Halo 2 is now complete. Bungie Studios made the announcement at close of business in the US yesterday, and underlined the retail dates as follows:
UK: November 11
US: November 9
France: November 10
Germany: November 11
Italy: November 11
Spain: November 11
Japan, Korea, Singapore and Taiwan: November 9
The game has gone to print across the globe and will, we are assured, make all of the above dates.
Expect the review in the coming weeks. Stay tuned.