A new video has surfaced from out of the Halofest 2014 event that shows off the Halo 5 multiplayer beta. The video features a Team Slayer round on the remade and revamped map named Truth. It's a compact map with a fast-paced and lots of non-stop action.
If you were hoping that 343 Industries would have an uber-powerful version of Halo 5 ready for the multiplayer beta test due to take place this December, think again. The game is still a year off from release and it was bound to have a few drawbacks, one of which includes only being 720p.
343 Industries is prepping for the Halofest, but before they do so they wanted to give gamers a little bit of a taste and a tease of what's to come from the Halo 5: Guardians multiplayer beta that's due to drop this December.
If you want to see some of the armor unlocks being made available in Halo 5: Guardians' multiplayer, look no further than a bit of new info courtesy of 343 Industries and IGN. The unlocks showcase what the different armor types look like in the upcoming FPS.
At the moment Halo: The Master Chief Collection is the hotness, but it sure isn't being treated like it... well, not with all the fawning over Halo 5. Some new rumors cropped up as people scurried around to see what they were, and they hinted at the possible release date for Microsoft's prime-time shooter sequel.
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.
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.
Agent Locke, a pivotal new character in Halo 5, became a little less mysterious today. A new report about live-action series Halo: Nightfall revealed some crucial details about him.
Congratulations, Halo 5, you're (probably) getting a brother. 343 Industries is hiring for a new line of games set in the Halo universe.
Big gaming lists round out this week's news, along with new details on Destiny's beta and Halo 5's much-anticipated multiplayer. These stories and more in this edition of the Weekly Recap.
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.
The collection will contain everything that was discussed in the previous leak, which includes Halo: Combat Evolved, Halo 2, Halo 3 and Halo 4.
The video is a few months old but not everyone has seen it yet. It comes at a right proper time just before Microsoft unveils something Halo related tomorrow during their E3 2014 press conference.
The fun us gamers have with inside info – at the expense of someone else's professional integrity, no less – is something that Halo 5's developmental director, Frank O'Connor, doesn't take lightly.