Remaining Xbox 360 Halo games are coming to backward compatibility this year

07 July, 2017, 00:41 | Author: Alicia Barber
  • Halo 5 4K Update Confirmed For Xbox One X

That's right, Halo 5: Guardians is getting a 4K makeover.

In other words, that's all we know: Halo 5 will not be remastered or re-released for Xbox One X. Instead the existing game will simply be updated to support 4K graphics on Xbox One X only. Seeing as Halo is one of Microsoft's flagship franchises, it's no surprise that it will be one of the first titles (even if it's an older release) to showcase some of the power of Xbox One X.

Additionally, 343 also revealed today that a slew of Xbox 360 era Halo games will soon be arriving on the Xbox One through the backward compatibility program. Leading things off was words of Halo 5's 4K upgrade on the Xbox One X, something 343 admitted that it wasn't quite ready to commit to a few weeks ago at E3 in Los Angeles. While all of these games are already available on the Xbox One through the Master Chief Collection, this gives fans way more options to play.

"Today we are excited to officially confirm that Halo 5 will receive a game update to support true 4K with the release of Xbox One X later this year!"

Fireworks blamed for Boone County house fire
The home's resident told investigators he was awakened by banging on his front door and someone yelling the house was on fire. Hersheypark apologized for the cancellation, and the town thanked its fire department for containing the fire so quickly.

As an added bonus, the Xbox Store will offer "every Xbox 360 Halo add-on map pack" for free.

2017 also marks the 10-year anniversary of Halo 3. The team said that this is being built from scratch based on a selection of community-made Halo 3 maps created with Forge in Halo 5.

The fact that there are new Halo backwards compatible titles is both good and bad for a lot of Halo fans. Microsoft has not yet opened pre-order for the new most powerful video game console due to missing FCC approval.



Virginia governor will not halt inmate's execution
Eric Sutphin and hospital security guard Derrick McFarland , in 2006 in Blacksburg, Virginia, calls for clemency have been rising. Morva's lawyers said a more serious delusional disorder was not diagnosed until the appeals process.

Indian troop withdrawal 'precondition' for peace: China
The statement comes as the armies of both countries are caught in a lengthy stand-off at the border near Sikkim. In order to add some muscle to its bullying China has sent a submarine to the Indian Ocean.

Poland Set to Host Trump's First Major Public Speech in Europe
Preparing for the trip, Trump spoke Monday with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni. He is expected to praise Poland for being one of a handful of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members that do so.

Chinese state-run media threatens India of dire consequences
Their first formal codification in treaty form was in an agreement between China and India in 1954. The editorial said India would suffer greater losses than it did in 1962, if it incited conflict.

Gordon Hayward to leave Utah, sign with Boston Celtics
At best, Hayward immediately vaults the Celtics into the Eastern Conference's top tier, true competitors with the aging Cavaliers. The 27-year-old will join the Celitcs to reunite with Boston head coach Brad Stevens , who coached him in college at Butler.