The target Halo Infinite could launch before or after its multiplayer mode, which Microsoft could still actively consider.
When talking to Kotaku " Last week, Xbox boss Phil Spencer was asked if Microsoft would consider a phased launch for Halo Infinite's campaign and multiplayer . "Bonnie (Ross, head of the Halo franchise) and the team will be driving those decisions," Spencer replied. "But I think we want to make sure people feel like they're having a Halo experience. I think we can look at options like that. So, yeah, I think that's something. to think about, but we want to make sure we're doing it right. "
You may remember that at the beginning of this year, the rumor wentit that Microsoft was planning to ship the Halo Infinite campaign and multiplayer as separate components. 343 Industries immediately put an end to the rumor , before Microsoft staff did 'admit that a phased launch for Halo Infinite had in fact been considered for help the game reach its original launch window in 2020. Now it looks like the card is back on the table.
Currently, there is no release date set for Halo Infinite . The game is expected to launch at some point in 2021, and when it does arrive it will hit PC, Xbox One, Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S . The game will be a Game Pass title of the first day , and its multiplayer mode is fully free - to play, supporting 120 frames per second on Xbox Series X .
For a full list of all the additional titles that will be available on Microsoft's more powerful next-gen console at some point in the future, visit our Guide to the next Xbox Series X games .