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343i Has Big Plans For Halo 5 Launch Day

Release of a new Halo game is one of the biggest happenings of the gaming industry. In just a few days, Halo 5: Guardians will release on Xbox One and for the launch day 343i has some exciting plans.

Make sure you are close to a screen for something called Halo 5: Live. What is Halo 5 Live you ask? Well, I’ll let 343i explain that:

Halo 5: LIVE will feature live interviews with Phil Spencer, Bonnie, Josh, and Kiki, roundtable Halo story discussions, chats with many of our fine voice over artists, live check-ins with Halo celebrations around the globe, speedruns, map analysis, esports content, and more. Included in this “more” of course is the world premiere of first episode of Halo: The Fall of Reach – The Animated Series.

Meanwhile at the Microsoft Store New York, the festivities will begin at night:

  • Janina Gavankar from Hunt the Truth will be in attendance, as will cosplayers from the 405th Infantry Division
  • Fans can line up as early as 10 a.m. on Monday, October 26 on 54th street, around the corner from the Flagship at 677 Fifth Avenue. Doors will open at 9 p.m. and the event will end around midnight. More details on the Microsoft store Facebook page.

Special events will also be held in LA and Seattle, visit here for more details. Excited for Halo 5? What are your launch day plans? Let us know in the comments.