Halo Infinite’s multiplayer will be free-to-play and will support 120 FPS on Xbox Series X.
343 Industries revealed this on Twitter, stating that more information about the video game’s multiplayer will be shared at a later time. For now, we wish to call it “Halo Free.”
Halo Infinite’s campaign was displayed during the Xbox occasion earlier in July, but 343 Industries has yet to show any footage of the game’s multiplayer element or used information beyond confirming that the multiplayer will be offered at launch. Xbox’s Phil Spencer just recently stated that Halo Infinite’s multiplayer was “special” and the team worked along with professional Halo gamers to tweak the experience.
In a recent article, 343 Industries developers said that Halo Infinite may not have a multiplayer beta due to the difficulties of working from house during the pandemic. In the exact same post, 343 Industries stated that the team is going with a more ‘traditional’ art style for the game, however the studio has actually heard the problems that the game looks “flat, simplified, and plastic-like,” after the single-player demonstration was slammed for its visual fidelity.
The studio likewise stated that the video game will not include real-money loot boxes the method Halo 5: Guardians did, but the game is expected to have microtransactions in some type.