Halo 5: Guardians will get a 4K upgrade with Xbox One X

Halo 5 is getting the 4K treatment for Xbox One X

The Xbox One X gives games true 4K gaming and Halo fans can now be sure that Halo 5 is best played on Xbox One X. Due out later this year, the update will bring "true 4K" support to the game, though that's all we know for now. 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. The long-rumored Halo 3: Anniversary remaster has also been debunked, too.

Halo is one of the quintessential first-person shooter series, and since Halo 5: Guardians came out back in 2015 players have been eagerly awaiting the conclusion to the new Forerunner Trilogy (especially since Halo 5 ended on one hell of a cliffhanger).

343 Industries has revealed that the latest Halo title will be getting some 4K love later this year. Additionally, every single piece of DLC for the Xbox 360 Halo games will be going completely free when they join Backward Compatibility - and playing with Xbox 360 users over either system link (LAN) or Xbox Live is still possible. With that being said, if you're looking for a Halo fix, today 343 Industries announced that four Halo games will be joining Backward Compatibility for the Xbox One!

All of these games will include campaign and multiplayer in full, and will even support LAN play on Xbox One, which includes LAN play between Xbox One and Xbox 360. The new playlist will be built from scratch and will include a selection of community-made Halo 3 maps created using Forge in Halo 5 and will feature "classic" gameplay settings.

Good news for you Master Chief fans out there!

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