Halo 5 Multiplayer Beta Launches, Collector’s Editions Revealed


Today is a big day for Halo fans as the multiplayer beta for Halo 5: Guardians has launched.


The beta is live for three weeks up until 18 January 2015. Players can gain access to the beta through Halo: The Master Chief Collection or through the invite-only Xbox One Preview Program.


In addition to the beta launching, Microsoft and 343 Industries have revealed the versions that will be available when the game makes its full release later in 2015.


Alongside the Standard Edition which retails for $99.95 AUD, the Limited Edition includes new digital content to enhance Spartan combat plus exclusive items which all come wrapped in a uniquely designed steel book. The Limited Edition will be available for $149.95 AUD.


Not enough for you? The Limited Collector’s Edition contains the Limited Edition as well as a commemorative, numbered statue from 343 Industries. This one is an EB Games exclusive and will sell for $349.95 AUD.


Halo 5: Guardians is set to release Q4 2015 for Xbox One. Let us know what you think of the beta so far!