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[Locked] Ugly Sweater Event and Double XP

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'Tis the Season to bundle up in ugly sweaters, gather around a fire, and keep warm while playing Halo. To claim your very own Ugly Sweater nameplate, complete matches on wintry wonderlands between now and January 5, 2020. Meeting one of the following requirements will earn you the nameplate in the New Year! For the duration of this event, you will also have the opportunity to earn double XP in matchmaking, so please enjoy!

Meeting one of the following requirements will earn you the nameplate in the New Year!

Complete (without quitting) 10 matchmaking (PvP and/or Firefight) matches on snowy maps.
  • Sidewinder (Halo CE)
  • Prisoner (Halo CE)
  • Ice Fields (Halo CE)
  • Gephyrophobia (Halo CE)
  • Lockout (Halo 2)
  • Containment (Halo 2)
  • Narrows (Halo 3)
  • Snowbound (Halo 3)
  • Valhalla (Halo 3)
  • Avalanche (Halo 3)
  • Blackout (Halo 3)
  • Longbow (Halo 4)
  • Meltdown (Halo 4)
  • Ragnarok (Halo 4)
  • Vortex (Halo 4)
  • Lockdown (Halo 2A)
  • Breakpoint (Halo: Reach)
  • Sword Base (Halo: Reach)
  • Solitary (Halo: Reach)
  • Glacier (Halo: Reach)
Or, beat the par score on any two snowy campaign missions.
  • Assault on the Control Room (Halo CE)
  • Two Betrayals (Halo CE)
  • Sacred Icon (Halo 2)
  • Quarantine Zone (Halo 2)
  • The Covenant (Halo 3)
  • Halo (Halo 3)
  • Composer (Halo 4)
  • ONI Sword Base (Halo: Reach)
  • The Package (Halo: Reach)
We can’t wait to see Spartans all warm and cozy. As always, we will see you online.

Before you go, please note that action is being taken on players who are creating a negative experience for others, attempting to exploit the progression system, or griefing teammates and idling in excess. Avoid the banhammer by heading to the Halo Support site for more info: https://aka.ms/mccbanrules