Here at Industries, our teams are wholly focused on the future of Halo. Meanwhile, the month over month usage of these legacy Xbox game services continues to dwindle, creating an even greater imbalance between the time and work required to maintain vs. But, as with any business, our teams must continually weigh needs against available resources time, people, expertise, etc. As these games continue to age, and as improved modern replacements for many of these experiences have moved to the forefront, less and less people are investing time in the original legacy titles. Digital sales have greatly slowed and physical sales of these legacy Xbox titles were halted back in
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The sci-fi franchise is considered to be one of the most influential first-person shooters of all-time. The series has undergone a number of changes throughout its lifespan and there are even more to come. The biggest points of contention were a result of major changes made to Cortana's character, and those were exasperated by the game being from Spartan Locke's perspective more than Master Chief's. Halo 5: Guardians also ditched the series' long-standing split-screen mode, which made it a shaky entry to the main arc.
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Halo is an American military science fiction media franchise managed and developed by Industries and published by Xbox Game Studios. The franchise and its early main installments were originally developed by Bungie. The central focus of the franchise builds off the experiences of Master Chief John , one of a group of supersoldiers codenamed Spartans , and his artificial intelligence AI companion, Cortana. The original trilogy centers on an interstellar war between humanity and an alliance of aliens known as the Covenant. The Covenant, led by their religious leaders called the Prophets , worship an ancient civilization known as the Forerunners , who perished while defeating the parasitic Flood.
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