After years of anticipation, “Halo Infinite” has here, and one of the game’s primary creators, Joseph Staten, has written an inspiring letter to commemorate the occasion. “Halo Infinite” has been in development since around 2015, and it is undoubtedly one of Xbox’s most essential titles in years. Halo 5’s story failed to excite certain fans, and the post-Bungie era of the series has mostly underwhelmed several franchise veterans.
Thankfully, “Halo Infinite“ is receiving fantastic reviews. The game has been regarded as a great return to form for the franchise, while also innovating with an open-world setting and embracing the sandbox features of previous installments. Some critics have praised it as a strong contender for game of the year, awarding it near-perfect scores. Given that “Halo Infinite” was delayed for an entire year, missing the Xbox Series X launch, this is a huge relief for fans of the game.
Longtime Halo writer and “Halo Infinite” campaign project lead Joseph Staten wrote a letter to the fans to emphasize the path leading up to this release. Despite the fact that “Halo Infinite’s” multiplayer has been available since November, many fans are eager to see where Master Chief’s new quest will take him. Staten acknowledged that the production of “Halo Infinite” was difficult, particularly in light of the epidemic, but he hopes that the game’s plot would be inspiring and allow players to feel the bravery to overcome adversity.
— Joseph Staten (@joestaten) December 8, 2021
Following Cortana’s corruption, Master Chief is transported to a Halo ring known as Zeta Halo in “Halo Infinite”. While many narrative details have been kept under wraps, it appears that this will be one of Master Chief’s most personal stories yet, demonstrating his tenacity. Chief is probably at his lowest moment now that he has lost his closest companion and is confronting a new threat in an unknown place.
It remains to be seen whether fans would like it after the acrimonious Halo 5 campaign. The “Halo Infinite” subreddit has been locked down due to fan dissatisfaction with the game’s multiplayer. The Halo hub has become poisonous due to fan outrage over things like progression and content. It’s uncertain how these fans will react to Master Chief’s latest journey because he’s such a revered figure, but if this message from Joseph Staten is to be believed, 343 has put their heart and soul into making it something unique.