Halo fans can see some gameplay footage from Halo 5: Guardians very soon. 343 Industries will show off the game's multiplayer during HaloFest 2014 next month.
Microsoft raised some eyebrows last week when they confirmed that Halo: Master Chief Collection would get a 20GB patch on its launch day. Halo franchise development director Frank O'Connor followed up on the announcement with a lengthy defense.
Halo: The Master Chief Collection has gone gold, 343 Industries revealed today. In this morning's announcement, they also clarified many important details about the game's launch.
PC and mobile gamers will be getting a new Halo game this fall. 343 Industries has announced Halo: Spartan Strike will launch in December on Steam and Windows 8 devices.
Halo 5 will continue the adventure of Master Chief. However, he won't be the only playable character in the game. In a new interview, voice actor Mike Colter revealed that players will be able to control his character Agent Locke.
Halo: The Master Chief Collection will include, among other things, a remake of Halo: Combat Evolved. 343 Industries has provided some details and screenshots of the remastered version of the classic shooter.
343 Industries shared some new details on Halo: The Master Chief Collection during RTX 2014 on Saturday. During their presentation they shed some light on the multiplayer improvements included with the bundle's Halo 2 remake.
Congratulations, Halo 5, you're (probably) getting a brother. 343 Industries is hiring for a new line of games set in the Halo universe.
Halo: The Master Chief Collection is doing something similar with Halo 2 to what was done with the original Halo: Anniversary Edition on the Xbox 360: the game will bounce back and forth between two renderers, simultaneously during gameplay. However, this isn't going well for the Xbox One's 1080p endeavors.
One of the biggest games announced for Xbox One so far is Halo 5. Halo has been the flagship franchise for Xbox since 2001 when Combat Evolved convinced millions of gamers to buy the original Xbox. Microsoft hopes that the first Xbox One Halo game can give their next-gen console a lift as well.
Halo: Reach and Halo 4's multiplayer were criticized by fans for being too close to Call Of Duty. 343 Industries suggested this week that they're going to change that with Halo 5.
Halo fans will be happy, as one of the founding features that helped shape the Halo brand will be making a return to the Xbox One this fall.
Astro has partnered with 343 Industries to announce some brand new Halo-themed accessories for the Xbox One, including a brand new Master Chief headset.
343 Industries has made it known that they've decided to not make the newest Halo title for a console currently sitting in a retirement home, waiting for its transfer into the hospice for seventh gen consoles.
Microsoft didn't wait until E3 to give more details on Halo 5. Today they confirmed the game's full title as Halo 5: Guardians and also let us know when we can expect the Xbox One exclusive.