343 Industries has offered an replace on the state of Halo Infinite’s Massive Staff Battle mode, which has been fairly busted for round a month now.
In a post on the official Halo discussion board, neighborhood director Brian Jarrard mentioned a “strike power” has been engaged on a hotfix whereas the event crew had been out for the vacations. The 12v12 mode has been plagued with matchmaking and disconnection points since December, made even worse while you’re making an attempt to queue into it with buddies which is half the enjoyable of BTB within the first place. A “few makes an attempt at fixing and mitigating earlier than the vacation break” had been made, however the difficulty has gone largely unfixed.
Jarrard mentioned the patch is now within the QA phases and “to this point it is trying optimistic,” nevertheless it’ll be at the least one other week or two till the hotfix is applied. “It is slightly too quickly to present an ETA but however please know our purpose is to launch this as quickly as we will whereas making certain it does not have another unintended affect to the retail product,” the discussion board put up continued. “It will not be this week, however we hope it is not an excessive amount of additional out and we’ll share an replace as quickly as we have now a line of sight on a launch date.”
Hey @Halo fam, completely happy new yr! The studio is ramping again up this week and I wished to share a standing replace on #HaloInfinite BTB: a repair is in testing and readying to enter cert after which right into a patch/scorching repair. ETA as quickly as we have now it. Extra data right here: https://t.co/s7yGo1FPVUJanuary 11, 2022
Massive Staff Battle is not the one factor 343 is making an attempt to repair proper now, both. Halo Infinite has been coping with a little bit of a dishonest downside, which is an unlucky aspect impact of being a free-to-play shooter. Jarrard mentioned the crew “has been engaged on a patch for mid-Feb” that goals to implement some anti-cheat amongst different issues, with 343 “actively triaging and nonetheless working” to get all the things prepared in time.
Whereas Halo Infinite’s multiplayer mode has had a number of teething issues—its Battle Pass nonetheless wants a variety of work and limited-time occasion Fractures: Tenrai was a bust—it is nonetheless a hell of a variety of enjoyable and a rattling good shooter in addition, nabbing the Best FPS of 2021 in PC Gamer’s GOTY awards.