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[Locked] MCC Playlist Update - 5/1/2019

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Hey Friends,

Today’s playlist update brings with it some fan favorited new additions to the game while bringing some fun game types from previous events into matchmaking options. With today’s update today, ranked will be seeing the addition of a new H3 FFA playlist to get players practicing for our next HCS Grassroots tournament at DreamHack Dallas. Additionally, some of the fan favorites from the Yappening are making their way over into Action Sack for Social Matchmaking. Below are the full details!

Competitive Games
Halo 3 - DreamHack Dallas H3 FFA – 8p FFA
  • Players spawn with BRs, 110% movement speed, 110% damage, and radar is enabled.
  • The score-to-win is unlimited, and the time limit is 12 minutes.
  • Matches are played on MLG Heretic FFA.
These are the official game settings for the H3 FFA taking place at Dreamhack Dallas on May 31 – June 2. To learn more, head to

Social Games
Halo 3 – Action Sack – 8p FFA
  • Increased the weight of racetracks in Action Sack for H3 in social 8p FFA
Halo 2 – Action Sack – 4v4
  • Added Yappening game types
  • Methane Moshpit on Lockout
  • Ball Grab on Midship
  • Brute Shoot on Elongation
Get after these changes to hone your skills for the future DreamHack event, take flight on Mongeeses with your engines cranked up in social FFA, or continue the shenanigans from the Yappening in 4v4 Action Sack. No matter your choice, have some fun out there and we will see you online! If you have additional feedback based on these changes or suggestions for future playlist updates, please check out the feedback sections here in these forums as we regularly listen to the communities feedback on what y’all want to play!

Yesterday, The MCC Development Update for April went live HERE. We recap the news of the past month for MCC and dig into some of what development has been like. To summarize it, it's been a busy, pizza-filled month since we shared the news that Halo: Reach is coming to MCC and the whole collection is headed to PC! This blog will give you a glimpse behind the curtain on how the journey to bring MCC to PC is going and hear more about the team's vision, what our partner Splash Damage has been up to, and much more. Enjoy!