In response to Halo leaker Bathrobe Spartan–who has a monitor file leaking Halo inside information–and translated by Metro, Microsoft’s mass layoffs have hit 343 Industries onerous and can see as much as a 3rd of its workforce laid off. 343 Industries will then tackle a parental position for Halo, overseeing new video games and content material whereas engaged on sustaining the sport’s engine. This is not completely new territory for 343 Industries because it has relied on exterior assist to develop Halo Infinite’s multiplayer content material (Season 2 is a first-rate instance of this), however Bathrobe Spartan claims that the deliberate story-based DLC has been scrapped resulting from it being thought of not cost-effective below 343’s stewardship.
On the flip facet, Bloomberg’s Jason Schreier jumped right into a Reset Period thread concerning the report and mentioned, “I ran these bullet factors by a number of individuals. Whereas it is true that 343 is concentrated on multiplayer, the stuff about marketing campaign DLC being scrapped is fake (I do not suppose there was a lot of that deliberate within the first place), and plenty of that is both fallacious or simply hypothesis.”
GameSpot has contacted Microsoft in an try to get extra particulars, so be certain that to test the positioning for any additional updates.
And talking of updates, the place are the remainder of the massive fixes for GTA: The Trilogy – The Definitive Version. The bundle of video games have damaged freed from the Rockstar Retailer exclusivity and are actually out there to buy on Steam. That is nice for Steam Deck house owners as a result of all three video games are appropriate, however not so nice on the identical time as a result of these Steam variations are in the identical tough state the sport has been in for months.