Microsoft today announced the kickoff of the Halo 5: Guardians Multiplayer Beta. Halo 5: Guardians is coming to Xbox One in 2015 and it continues the story of the Master Chief and new main character called Spartan Locke. It features arena multiplayer, new modes and all-new Spartan Abilities.
The Halo 5: Guardians Multiplayer Beta is focused on 4v4 Arena multiplayer and is built upon Halo’s legacy as the definitive arena shooter. The beta represents only a small portion of the epic plans we have for multiplayer in Halo 5: Guardians.
Fans who purchased Halo: The Master Chief Collection have access to the Halo 5: Guardians Multiplayer Beta starting today through Jan. 18, 2015. Halo: Nightfall and Halo: The Master Chief Collection content unlocked in the Halo 5: Guardians Multiplayer Beta can be carried over to Halo 5: Guardians when it officially launches in fall 2015.
Microsoft will be providing with info on its 4 vs. 4 showdowns, seven maps, three game types, and variety of different armor sets for customizable Spartans in the coming weeks.
via: Xbox Wire