Report: Biggest Halo 5 Update To Drop This Month, Will Bring Server Browser, New Game Type And More

By   /   Dec 6, 2016
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343 Industries has been supporting Halo 5 with new content and features and another Halo 5 update is about to drop this month that is going to be the biggest one ever for the game.

According to the NeoGaf user wwm0nkey, there is a lot of stuff and new content that will be added through Halo 5 update this month. According to the report, server browser for both Xbox one and PC versions have confirmed.

This Halo 5 update will also bring observer mode, General UI improvements, Halo: Reach Grenade Launcher and more.

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Confirmed:

  • SERVER BROWSER (Yes you can now browse for custom games on XBO/PC)
  • Big fixes and optimization for PC version
  • Observer Mode
  • Arena/Warzone announcer voice packs
  • “Biggest” Forge update ever (sanghelios map included)
  • Extensive aiming improvements (its been reported there is now no input lag)
  • General UI improvements
  • Halo: Reach Grenade Launcher
  • New GameType
  • Even more new skins and armor

The report also suggest some unconfirmed or leaked content this Halo 5 update will bring, like a new “Firefight mode”, Sentinel Beam, Race and more.

Leaked/Unconfirmed:

  • Gun Game
  • Race
  • New Firefight Mode
  • REQ Slayer
  • CTF and Assault added to Warzone
  • Sentinel Beam

Furthermore, the report suggests that 343 industries has sent out an image which seems to be a tease for a new game type to be included in the game.

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According to the report, this might be a scripted game type that will allow players access to Megalo system so they can create new game modes.

The next game to release in the Halo franchise is Halo Wars 2 which is a real-time strategy game. While the real-time strategy does not appeal to every gamer out there but according to the devs Halo Wars 2 will encourage new players to join RTS formula.

Halo 5 is a first-person shooter developed by 343 Industries for Xbox One.