‘Halo 5’ Latest News, Release Date & Update: New Patch for Warzone Firefight is Out; Hotfix Based Off from Gamer’s Feedback [VIDEO]

By Louise Bonquin , Updated Jul 20, 2016 03:37 AM EDT
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“Halo 5” has been updated by its developer, 343 Industries. Hotfix was released for Warzone Firefight expansion and the updates were implemented according to the gamers’ feedback since the game was launched in June. The developer also addressed other issues so they included specific fix for adjustments and the Tidal Forge canvas.

The gaming company added that by keeping an eye to the players’ feedback and data play, their team will be able to continue updating the game as well as improve the “Halo 5” playing experience.

“Hey all, during the Warzone Firefight beta earlier this year, you generated an almost incalculable amount of data from your in-game efforts on Escape from A.R.C.” 343 Industries multi-player designer, David Ellis wrote on Haloway Point.

Ellis further thanked the gamers for posting comments, saying that their efforts made “Halo 5: Warzone Firefight” much better and enjoyable for everyone. Now, as listed on Halo’s website, here are the things that have been improved after the application of hotflix update:

Warzone Firefight Adjustments (URBAN)

Moved “Defend the Garage” objective from Round 1 to Round 2
Moved “Defend the Forerunner Powercore” (Hill) objective to Round 3
Moved “Eliminate Knight Sublimis and the Phaeton Helmsmen” objective to Round 4
Moved “Eliminate the Banshee Raiders” objective to Round 4
Moved “Kill 35 Prometheans” objective to Round 3

March on Stormbreak
Reduced target number for “Kill Soldiers” objective in Round 2 from 50 to 35
Reduced target number for “Kill Knights” objective in Round 4 from 25 to 20

Raid on Apex 7
Moved “Kill 60 Grunts” objective to Round 3
Moved Solder Bandit boss objective to Round 3
Moved “Eliminate the Hunter Particulars” objective to round 4
Moved “Eliminate the Hunter Premiers” objective to round 3
Moved “Eliminate the Warden Eternal” objective to Round 4
Moved “Kill 25 Knights” objective to Round 4
Reduced number of knight waves that come in with Grunt Boss in Round 5

Skirmish at Darkstar
Moved “Defend the Armory” (Promethean) to Round 2
Moved “Defend the Armory” (Covenant) to Round 1
Moved “Eliminate the Soldier Commandos” objective to Round 4
Moved “Eliminate the Phaeton Helmsmen” objective to Round 4
Moved “Eliminate the Warden Eternal” objective to Round 3

Escape from A.R.C.
Moved “Defend the Garage” objective to round 4
Moved “Eliminate the Recon Pilots” objective to Round 3

Forge
Fixed issues with “generating lighting” on Tidal.

343 Industries is doing a great job in issuing updates after considering the players’ comments. In doing so, they are able to solve many issues and make playing comfortable for everyone too.

The latest free expansion for “Halo 5” is going to be the last update that the game will have. This fact has been confirmed by Microsoft and it means that the “Warzone Firefight” is the last one in the series, GameNGuide reported.

Check out "Halo 5: Guardians" Warzone Firefight trailer below:

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