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Teaser

Master Chief holding Cortana's empty data chip

Announced at Microsoft's E3 2013 Media Briefing, the next Halo will be the first Halo on the Xbox One and the first Halo to run at 60 frames per second on consoles. The game will see the return of Master Chief post Halo 4. Halo 5: Guardians is set for a Fall 2015 release.

E3 2014 Xbox Media Briefing

Halo 5's multiplayer will have a competitive focus, going back to the roots of a level playing field and vying for map control.

343 Industries revealed that the Halo 5: Guardians multiplayer beta will be coming December 27, 2014 and will last 4 weeks. Access to the beta is included in Halo: The Master Chief Collection.

Franchise Development Director Frank O'Connor confirmed that the game will not feature armor abilities, but rather the "Spartan Abilities" alluded to in the teaser refer to base player traits (a la dual-wielding or vehicle boarding).

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