Halo 5: Guardians Gets Big Team Battle Update Today

on November 18, 2015 1:54 PM

The previously teased “Battle of Shadow and Light” update for Halo 5: Guardians goes live on Xbox One today, adding the popular Big Team Battle mode back into the multiplayer playlists. This is just one of the many updates promised by 343, with Forge mode coming in December and over 15 maps due by next Summer.

Four new maps are included for the 8v8 Big Team Battle mode, based on maps that appeared in previous titles. The maps include Deadlock, Basin, Guillotine and Recurve.

‘The Battle of Shadow and Light” also includes 48 new REQs, including new armor and weapon skins. The REQs will be available in REQ packs within 24 hours of the update.


Halo 5: Guardians is available now exclusively on Xbox One.

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