Tag Archives: Warzone

Halo 5: Guardians will launch with no Big Team Battle maps

By : Rhys Weir | Sat, Aug 15, 2015

While we’ve known for a while now that Halo 5: Guardians won’t launch with a Big Team Battle playlist, many players assumed that the game would still ship with the Big Team Battle maps and they’d be available in custom games. A tweet from Josh Holmes – Studio Head for Halo 5: Guardians at 343 Industries confirms that all Big...

Halo 5: Guardians Map Count Details

By : Rhys Weir | Fri, Aug 7, 2015

For a while now, we’ve known that Halo 5: Guardians will launch with a total of 20 maps across both Arena and Warzone with an additional 15 maps arriving between October and June 2016 as free DLC. During the Halo 5: Guardians gamescom Invitational, Josh Holmes was answering community questions and talked about map count and the split between...

New Halo 5: Guardians Warzone Screenshots

By : Ray Smith | Tue, Aug 4, 2015

If today’s Halo 5: Guardians news wasn’t enough for you, Xbox Wire released a slew of brand new screenshots showing off the maps “Stormbreak” and “Escape from A.R.C (previously seen at E3). Check out the brand new screenshots below! Are you excited to try out Warzone this Fall on Halo 5: Guardians? Discuss the...

New Halo 5: Guardians Warzone Map Announced

By : Ray Smith | Thu, Jul 9, 2015

Today at San Diego Comic-Con 2015, Microsoft and 343 Industries showed off a brand new Halo 5: Guardians Warzone map through Megablocks… we’re not kidding. The map is simply called “Raid on Apex 7”, and is a spiritual successor to the Halo: Combat Evolved campaign level The Silent Cartographer. This is the biggest map revealed...

Halo 5: Guardians Gameinformer Podcast

By : Rhys Weir | Thu, Jul 2, 2015

Tim Longo, Creative Director at 343 Industries and Josh Holmes, Studio Head for Halo 5: Guardians at 343 Industries recently did a podcast interview with Gameinformer as part of their on-going Halo 5: Guardians coverage. During the podcast, various questions are asked about both the Campaign and Multiplayer and some interesting answers were offered. If...

Halo 5: Guardians Will NOT Feature Split-Screen

By : Rhys Weir | Mon, Jun 29, 2015

Earlier in the year, Josh Holmes confirmed that when Halo 5: Guardians launched later this year, the team planned to support two-player split-screen for multiplayer and campaign co-op. @jmartyn00 We plan to support 2-player split screen play for both MP and Campaign co-op. — Josh Holmes (@JoshingtonState) January 5, 2015 However, it was recently...

No Firefight or Spartan Ops in Halo 5: Guardians

By : Rhys Weir | Thu, Jun 18, 2015

In a recent interview with Polygon, Kevin Franklin and Chris Lee of 343 Industries were answering questions about Warzone, Campaign and Halo 5: Guardians in general. One question they were asked is if either Firefight or Spartan Ops would be returning – two game modes that were included with past Halo titles. Chris Lee didn’t hesitate to...

Interview with Josh Holmes on Halo 5: Guardians

By : Rhys Weir | Thu, Jun 18, 2015

Halo 5: Guardians had a big presence at E3 2015 like kicking off the Xbox briefing and having the new game mode – Warzone – playable on the show floor. Josh Holmes, Studio Head for Halo 5: Guardians at 343 Industries took some time out of his busy schedule at E3 this year and answered some questions asked by you, the community. In total,...

Halo 5: Guardians Will Ship With Six Warzone Maps

By : Rhys Weir | Thu, Jun 18, 2015

In our recent interview with Josh Holmes, we tried to get an answer regarding the final map count and which game modes will get X amount of maps. While Holmes offered a no comment on how many maps will be Arena and how many maps will be Big Team Battle, he did confirm how many maps Warzone will have at launch. In total, Halo 5: Guardians will have...