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[Locked] MCC Playlist Update: 1/9/19

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Good Morning MCC Players,

Happy New Year to everyone. Today, January 9, we have a playlist update with changes to matchmaking based entirely on community feedback that has been given in December. Hearing what you have to say helps shape these updates and we look forward to your continued feedback on MCC matchmaking. Please use the threads below in the Additional Resources section to leave your feedback and suggestions for future updates you would like to see for MCC matchmaking.

Social Matchmaking – 4v4
  • Halo 3 Slayer – Lowered weighting of AR start entries which are now 50/50 split with BR starts
  • Halo 3 Assault – Added in Multi-Bomb Assault for Assembly, Citadel, and The Pit
Social Matchmaking – 8v8
  • Halo 3 – Added Sandbox variant Entrenched for BTB Slayer, Multi Flag, and Neutral Bomb
  • Halo 3 – Total Sandbox weighting pool is the same, but each is lowered with addition of Entrenched
  • Halo CE – Ice Fields CTF has had its weighting reduced due to highest quit rates
Social Matchmaking – Infection
  • Halo 3 – Hide and Seek has been removed based on overwhelming feedback.
  • Halo 3- Weightings in this playlist now better align with legacy Living Dead playlist from Halo 3 X360
Competitive Games – Halo 3 Lone Wolves
  • Lowered Objective game type weighting
  • Slayer / Objective is now an 80%/20% split for weighting
Additional Resources
For more information on the state of MCC, past updates, known issues, player feedback, and more - please check out the following resources:
Share your feedback with the team via the MCC forums here on Halo Waypoint: