Halo Infinite campaign gameplay revealed at Xbox Games Showcase, shows the Banished and an open world

Halo Infinite Gameplay Reveal Image
Halo Infinite Gameplay Reveal Image (Image credit: 343 Industries)

What you need to know

  • During the Xbox Games Showcase today, gameplay for Halo Infinite's campaign was finally shown.
  • Some of the new features shown in the gameplay include a grappling hook and an open world map.
  • Halo Infinite is set to launch alongside the Xbox Series X in Holiday 2020.

During the Xbox Games Showcase today, campaign gameplay for Halo Infinite was finally revealed. This is the first mainline Halo game since 2015's Halo 5: Guardians and 343 Industries has clearly taken player feedback.

After an amazing opening showing the forging of Master Chief's MJOLNIR armor, we were treated to a gameplay demo. As we suspected given the mysterious tease weeks ago, the Banished from Halo Wars 2 are present as a major enemy faction.

Halo Infinite is coming to Xbox One, PC and Xbox Series X.

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4 Comments
  • I wonder if people will start whining about Master Chief being the Bionic Commando.
  • Sekiro: Chiefs Die Never.
  • As a life long Halo fan, I liked what I saw. Wish we got more details (especially multiplayer) but overall I'm hyped.
  • Where is Cortana? What about the end of Halo 5? I don't get why they shifting the scenario like this