Halo: The Master Chief Collection on PC is almost done as the Halo 4 test flight is underway


Serve the UNSC by testing

343 Industries will finish the fight as soon as it finishes the flight. Closed testing on the final Halogame has officially begun. Once that has wrapped up, Halo: The Master Chief Collectionon PC will be complete.

Halo 4‘s test flight is live for everyone who’s enrolled in the Halo Insider program. Here’s the content that’s included:

Campaign missions:

  • Mission 2: Requiem
  • Mission 3: Forerunner
  • Mission 5: Reclaimer
  • Mission 6: Shutdown
  • Mission 7: Composer

Spartan Ops missions:

  • Land Grab
  • Sniper Alley
  • The Challenge
  • Sacred
  • Core
  • Clean Up
  • For Science
  • Hacksaw
  • Pelican Down
  • Gagarin

Multiplayer maps:

  • Adrift
  • Exile
  • Haven
  • Longbow
  • Meltdown
  • Ragnarok
  • Impact
  • Landfall
  • Skyline
  • Perdition
  • Pitfall

343 is using Halo 4as an opportunity to bring a bunch of features to the whole Master Chief Collectionsuite. It’ll introduce input-based matchmaking, crossplay between PC and Xbox One (available in competitive multiplayer, Forge, and Firefight), server region selection, and advanced text chat options.

It’s expected that after a few weeks of testing, Halo 4will launch proper. It’s expected to run $10 as a standalone purchase; it’s also rolled into the $40 complete Master Chief CollectionThen — with Halo: Combat Evolved, Halo 2, Halo 3, Halo 3: ODST, Halo Reach, and Halo 4all in one package — it will be finished on PC.