According tomedia gamespot, 343 Studios is now talking about the impact of the outbreak on game development in a blog post. They say the way games are developed has changed considerably, and some of the game development in Halo: Infinity and Halo series has been affected.
As things stand, 2020 is a very important year for Xbox, with Microsoft not only launching a sub-era console, but also the Halo series. While Microsoft has confirmed that some games will not be postponed, the situation of Halo: Infinity is not yet clear. Studio 343 has not officially disclosed the release date of Halo: Infinity, but plans to release it during the holiday season.
“We are doing everything we can to overcome all the difficulties and obstacles, but we must be clearly aware of the current constraints and the impact of the outbreak,” Studio 343 said in a blog post. It’s good news that every member of our studio is doing their best to keep the game development going, finding ways to bring a very high quality Halo series of game experiences to players, while adapting to the changes in life in the current outbreak. “
“Studio 343 and Microsoft’s management team have reported on the progress of the new corona pneumonia outbreak, as well as the development of the game project. At the same time, advice will be given on how to get through this difficult time. At the moment, the studio has made safety a top priority, employees are already working from home, and every member is working hard to ensure that games are developed while they are not working for the company. “
In the statement, Studio 343 confirmed that the affected games include not only Halo: Infinity, but also the PC version of Halo: Sergeant’s Long Collection, and that Halo 2: Anniversary Edition is still in beta beta.
In addition, Studio 343 also stressed the seriousness of the new coronary pneumonia outbreak crisis, I hope you pay attention to social distance, wash your hands frequently, as far as possible to keep clean, the studio and players will work together to tide over the difficulties.