Now, it's possible that the third player will occasionally play as a human character. It's also possible that the third player will always be controlling a third character and Jack will just be an option for anyone playing. Most articles we were able to find on the matter just mention the 3-player co-op campaign in passing, and none offer specifics as to who the third person will be playing as in the campaign. The game itself is set to launch next month, with Game Pass Ultimate subscribers able to jump in on the action four days early on September 6. The new Escape Mode is also limited to just three players, but other modes, like Horde and Versus, support more. Source: Xbox.
Halo 5 - Co-op achievements!
Halo 5 co-op and general rant - Microsoft Community
Halo: Reach, the newest installment in Microsoft's extremely popular first person shooter franchise, will get a new multiplayer feature unlocked next month, in the form of campaign co-operative matchmaking, which is currently locked by the game's developer, Bungie, to prevent the single player story to be spoiler for players. In the studio's newest weekly update concerning Halo: Reach, the developer says that the co-operative campaign mode will finally be unlocked and available to anyone who wants to attempt various missions from the game alongside their friends. Bungie says that the feature is locked, at the moment, because it doesn't want new players to have the whole story ruined, if they opt to join their friends in the final missions, for example, thereby skipping the beginning of the game. In October though, the co-op campaign mode will be available to all, thanks to a bigger title update that will be launched for Halo: Reach. Besides the new mode, tweaks to the other multiplayer aspects of the game will be made, as well as to the Forge and new maps will be available. We're not done testing them all yet, but when they're ready we'll fill you in on all of the little details.
Where is the co-op matchmaking?
Campaign mode is the story driven gamemode of almost all Halo games , where potentially multiple players take control of one or more playable characters at a time, through the canonical story of the Halo Universe. In Halo 2 , the player plays as both John and the Arbiter Thel 'Vadam ee , a Covenant Sangheili , which allows the player a more personal view of Covenant society. The same applies to Halo 4 , however this extends to all four players being the same as player one. In Halo: Reach , each player plays as their customized Noble Six. In Halo 5: Guardians , players two through four play as either the surviving members of Blue Team or Fireteam Osiris , depending on the section of the game.
Hey there! As the title says I am currently looking for a Halo buddy; someone to run through Legendary with, maybe poke matchmaking stuff? Worst case I will do it solo, but I imagine it is more fun with a friend.