Halo Infinite could have been delayed until 2021, lacking the Xbox Series X‘s November launch, however Halo: The Master Chief Collection continues so as to add extra content material as a brand new wave of beta testing is now reside on Xbox One and PC.
The newest beta take a look at revolves across the upcoming addition of Halo 3: ODST. The ODST marketing campaign has been accessible on the Xbox One model of the Master Chief Collection since 2015, however Firefight, the wave-based multiplayer mode, is making its long-awaited debut. Both the marketing campaign and Firefight are heading to PC for the very first time.
Beta testing is open for these within the Halo Insider program, which you’ll sign up for here. Developer 343 Industries squashed greater than 80 bugs throughout the preliminary beta take a look at for ODST and has now expanded its scope. Those invited can check out six marketing campaign missions and 7 Firefight maps, plus a number of the new adjustments and enhancements coming to the Master Chief Collection, together with new weapon skins and guns for Halo 3 some 13 years after the enduring shooter initially launched.
ODST was initially launched again in 2009 for the Xbox 360. Critic Tom McShea awarded it a rating of 9/10 in GameSpot’s Halo 3: ODST review, saying, “The delicate construction of the story adds a new wrinkle to the typical Halo plot, and the action-packed campaign levels are full of intense battles and surprising encounters. Firefight mode is a standout addition, crafting highly addictive cooperative battles for players to experience.”