Halo 4 | New DLC plans revealed

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343 Industries have revealed their Halo 4 DLC release plans for January and February.

Posting on Halo Waypoint, the studio said: “Matchmaking updates go live every Monday, and potential playlists for the month of February include both FFA and a new and improved version of Team Snipers.”

“Late February will also bring both a Title Update and the Majestic Map Pack (which includes two small maps and one medium-sized map) to Halo 4 as well. Expect more information on all of those things next month.”

The Majestic map pack is expected to launch on 25 February, with the Castle map pack expected on 1 April.

343 Industries also announced three more ‘Spartan Ops’ missions with the following tentative release windows:

  • Week of 1/21Spartan Ops Episode 6: Five new missions and an accompanying new CG cinematic.

    “Forge Test” playlist (name not final): A rotational hopper featuring small Forge maps such as Relay. Help us test these maps by providing feedback and reporting bugs that will assist us in getting them ready for Matchmaking!

    Specializations: Pioneer and Pathfinder Specializations unlocked for all players.

  • Week of 1/28Spartan Ops Episode 7: Five new missions and an accompanying new CG cinematic.

    Grifball playlist: A rotational hopper featuring everybody’s favorite virtual sport. Catch the disease!

    Specializations: Engineer and Stalker Specializations unlocked for all players.

  • Week of 2/4Spartan Ops Episode 8: Five new missions and an accompanying new CG cinematic.

    Team Doubles playlist: A rotational hopper for those of you that like action of the 2 vs 2 variety. Specializations: Rogue and Tracker Specializations unlocked for all players.

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