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Microsoft Released Halo Infinite In 2021 Due To Pandemic

Halo Infinite launching delayed.

Halo Infinite launching date shifted to 2021 because of the ongoing viral pandemic. Microsoft and 343 Industries, the developers ofΒ Halo, have decided to delay the only reason is coronavirus they need extra time.

343 Industries studio head Chris Lee said in a blog post on the official Halo website that this was the difficult decision to shift the launching date but the late launching HaloΒ game experience that meets our vision.

Halo Infinite will be out in 2021 on Xbox Series X and Microsoft Windows. This will have no effect on the launch of the Xbox Series X, which is out in November.

Halo Infinite

A major factor contributes to delay the Halo Infiniti.

Other than coronavirus pandemic launching delayed there were various reasons which contribute to the shift of launching date of Halo. The multiple factors add to such were development challenges and not sustainable to launch this game on holiday.

As Lee said on the blog post that “The decision to shift our release is the result of multiple factors that have contributed to development challenges, including the ongoing COVID-related impacts affecting us all this year.

According toΒ The Verge, Xbox head Phile Spencer had warned some months ago that such a delay was imminent. “I’d say the bigger unknown is probably the game production, just being honest,” Spencer had said in May.

Halo Infinite

Halo Infinite was developed by 343 Industries and published by Xbox Game Studios for Windows, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X. It was an upcoming first-person shooter game. The game was the sixth main entry of the HaloΒ series, and the fourteenth game overall. Its announcement trailer was released on June 10, 2018.

Development director Frank O’Connor stated they were “building it, so it plays and looks fantastic” on the platform.

The confirm date of release is not declared yet only all is it is going to be released in 2021.

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