Against the backdrop of cutbacks at Microsoft, rumor had it that the company was unhappy with the studio 343 Industries and was putting it in the role of curator of the Halo franchise, with future projects going to other teams entirely. There have also been rumors of story supplements being dropped. But not everything came true, as the studio itself confirmed.
On the official Halo Twitter page, 343 Industries refuted gossip. In a short and concise statement, she revealed that she will continue to develop Halo games in the future, both single player and multiplayer.
“Halo and the Master Chief are here to stay, — wrote the developer. — 343 Industries will continue to evolve Halo now and into the future, including the epic stories, multiplayer and more that make Halo great.”.
In the coming months, Halo Infinite will receive new additional content accordingly road map. At the same time, Certain Affinity is also working on something in the shooter universe. It is rumored to be a multiplayer project derived from the Royal Battle.
Amid layoffs and restructuring, 343 Industries has left creative director Joseph Staten (Joseph Staten). He returned to the publishing division of Xbox Game Studios.