Halo 4 creators 343 Industries has been “hard at work on a competitive playlist featuring heavily modified versions of Slayer, CTF, Extraction and King of the Hill.”
As mentioned earlier, competitive updates to Halo 4 are on their way and can be expected mid-February, according to 343 a recent Halo Waypoint update. Check out some of the initial playlist details below:
- 4 vs 4
- Pre-set game loadouts
- Forced respawn timers
- No instant respawn
- Ordnance on re-supply timers
- Join-in-progress off
- No split-screen play
- Friendly fire on
- Max party size 4 with big party matching enforced
- No guests allowed
343i will be keeping a close eye on how things develop both pre- and post launch of the playlist, taking all feedback to heart. The official name of the playlist is still to be announced, but more details are forthcoming next week, including an outline of the settings.
343i adds, “we’ll be keeping a close eye on AGL this weekend and the settings they are using at this tournament. Please continue to provide feedback as it helps us fine-tune and perfect your Matchmaking experience, and thank you, as always, for your continued support.”
In the comments, let us know what you think the ideal competitive Halo 4 playlist would consist of and stay tuned to MP1st for more details to come.