Halo Infinite multiplayer will be free
Microsoft plans to offer the online component to everyone
At E3 2011 today, Microsoft and 343 Industries have announced new details about Halo Infinite multiplayer.
Halo’s multiplayer combat returns reimagined and evolving over time with seasonal updates, new modes and maps, and community focused content. Players can mix and match a variety of on-map weapons and equipment.
The game will offer the Spartan Academy and Spartan Commander Laurette to help players familiarize themselves with maps, weapons, and equipment. There will also be bot matches.
The multiplayer will support cross play and cross-platform progression. It will also be Free-to-Play, in addition to the usual paid single player campaign.
In the campaign, Cortana’s fate is one of the big mysteries, and early in the story, you will meet a new UNSC AI, “the Weapon”, that was created to help stop Cortana. Together with the Pilot, the Master Chief, and the Weapon begin an epic adventure to explore Zeta Halo, defeat the Banished forces who control the ring, and unravel even more mysteries along the way.
Halo Infinite is coming this Holiday 2021 to PC, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X|S. It is also included with Xbox Game Pass.