While the output of Halo infinite The developers at 343 Industries are getting closer and closer and constantly revealing new information. Following the campaign overview video shown earlier this week, the teams presented many elements in a new Inside Infinite. Adaptation was a major topic of discussion among these.
A team effort
If the heart of the game is important, one of the most valued aspects of the license gloriole is personalizati on. Armor, weapons, symbols, everything could be changed in previous games, and Halo infinite
We had to develop the Slipspace engine to develop the armory as we could discover it during the various tech previews. The teams working on the environment, lighting and animation created this brand new system that enables a unique space populated by marines, warthogs and pelicans. Which really gives the impression of being a Spartan ready to go on a mission.
Player choice at the heart of the studio’s priorities
Everything is done to help the player on his journey. So as the player scrolls through the pieces of equipment, their initial color choices are kept and applied to each piece that appears on the screen, making it as easy as possible to preview the end result.
The user interface also provides information on how to obtain each of the available items: “Available in this Battle Pass, Level X” for example. There will even be a link to access it directly. There are also filter and sorting options available to search for specific items while comparing the different items. A favorites system also makes it possible to save the armor of other Spartans for later analysis.
New weapon decorations
The studio wanted to find inspiration gloriole classic while modernizing the design and respecting the heritage of the license. It was also necessary to revise the brand image to accommodate a new identity Halo infinite
In parallel, it was necessary to highlight all the elements of the most obscure lore to be highlighted in the customization options and screens of the game, in terms of weapon decorations, the desire is to have a mix of a correct base for the different trees and the story to tell a gun with just its skin. What is his legacy? When does it date? This guided the process of creating the weapon decorations from start to finish throughout development.
Halo infinite will be released on December 8, 2021 and integrates the Xbox Game Pass Xbox, PC and Cloud.