Halo Infinite is already in the starting blocks. On December 8, the Master Chief goes to Xbox One and Xbox Series X / S in his next adventure. But when new ones bloomed, even old turnout. Therefore, the developers have decided to switch off all the Xbox 360 servers of the Halo series shortly after the Launch of the next offshoot.
In January 2022, the 360 halos of the online plug is pulled
Already in December 2020, 343 industries had announced to switch off the 360 servers in about a year. So now there is a concrete date: only until 13 . January 2022 Can you get on the Xbox 360 with the Spartans or in the online co-op through the campaigners.
The following games are affected:
Halo 3: Odst
Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary
Player numbers sink continuously: Apparently the effort for 343 industries is no longer worthwhile to keep the servers upright. In addition to the digital sales (data carriers have been no longer improdied for a long time), the number of players will continue to go back. After all, the main parts of the series can also be played with better technology on the Xbox One or Xbox Series X / S. On these versions and the new offshoot, the focus is also the focus in the future:
To date, we had to connect work and priorities for the future with the care of Halos Xbox 360 Legacy Services. To get these services upright to today cost us a lot of time and resources, and that has a direct impact on studios skills, current and future projects such as Halo: The Master Chief Collection and Halo Infinite.
Of course you can continue playing all mentioned titles offline. For even more information, you will find HalowayPoint .
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As a small consolation plaster, the developers give us a view of the future of the series. After we learned a lot about the multiplayer mode of Halo Infinite in recent months, there is now finally new material to the campaign . Compared to the presentation from last year, which brought a lot of criticism, there are very clear progress.
How long have you gambled the Xbox 360 versions of the Halo games?