News – Halo 5: Guardians beta details emerge

August 14, 2014 by  
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The Halo 5: Guardians beta will last for three weeks, starting on the 29th of December and ending on the 18th of January, it was revealed at Gamescom.

You are able to access the beta through the upcoming Halo: The Master Chief collection and it will focus on 4v4 arena action and will feature 7 maps, three modes, 11 weapons and 7 armour sets for you to customize your character with. Some of the things that you unlock in the beta are also able to be carried over to the final game.

In other Halo news, 343 Industries also revealed the Halo channel, which acts as an interactive digital network for the series, featuring series lore, Halo programmes (such as Halo 4: Forward unto Dawn, Halo Legends, the upcoming Halo: Nightfall and Halo the Television Series) and the ability to seamlessly join friends in a Halo multiplayer game.