You may not need to rely on enjoying Xbox 360 Halo video games on-line for for much longer. Thurrott reports Microsoft and 343 Industries are winding down Halo Xbox 360 providers over the subsequent yr. The 2 have halted digital gross sales of all Halo video games for the platform (DLC remains to be out there), and can shut down matchmaking, challenges and different key on-line options for the titles “no prior to” December 18th, 2021.
This doesn’t have an effect on Master Chief Collection video games or Halo Wars: Definitive Version, however it does embrace the backwards-compatible variations you play on the Xbox One or Series X/S. The Xbox 360 variations will nonetheless help customized on-line video games, native video games and on-line squads — you simply can’t use options that rely upon providers.