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[Locked] MCC Playlist Updates for PC - 2020

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Hello Spartans!

This forum post is a singular location for Playlist Updates that are done on a weekly cadence to Halo: The Master Chief Collection on PC for the year 2020. Please check back each week to learn more about the latest playlist updates!

1/8/2020
1/15/2020
1/22/2020
1/29/2020

2/5/2020
2/12/2020
2/19/2020
2/26/2020

3/3/2020 (PC H:CEA Launch)
3/11/2020
3/18/2020
3/25/2020

Cheers,
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Good Morning Friends,

We are back at it again with another weekly playlist update! This week both the Winter Contingency and Valentines events have come to an end. If you met the criteria for each event to earn the nameplates, you should have them unlocked now! With the end of these events, some playlist changes have been made today. Details for what’s new are below:

Rotational Playlist Changes
  • Shotty Sniper rotates in
  • Winter Contingency rotates out

Shotty Snipers
  • Selectable in Social Games for 4v4 and FFA
  • Available in Halo: Reach, Halo 2, Halo 2: Anniversary, Halo 3, and Halo 4

Whether you are a lone wolf or play well with others, be sure and hop online for this week’s Shotty Snipers playlist, available in Social Games. As always, thank you for playing and we will see you online!

Cheers,
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Good Morning Friends,

This week’s playlist update rewards you in unique ways for how you defeat enemy Spartans. Power Slayer for Halo: Reach is coming online as this week’s featured category for Social 4v4 and FFA. This unique twist on slayer grants you temporary powerups based on how you kill enemies. Earn increased movement when defeating an enemy, increased health for melee kills, an enhanced motion sensor for assassinations, and increased damage for finishing off an opponent with a headshot. Details for what’s new are below:

Rotational Playlist Changes
  • Power Slayer rotates in
  • Shotty Snipers rotates out

Power Slayer
  • Selectable in Social Games for 4v4 and FFA
  • Available in Halo: Reach

Be sure to hop online for the opportunity to show the enemies what you are made of as Power Slayer be available for a limited time in Social Games. Make those kills count Spartans! As always, thank you for playing and we will see you online!

Cheers,
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Good Morning Friends,

Today we are welcoming back Grifball in this week’s playlist update. You can expect this rotational playlist to show up on the 2nd week of each month going forward. But hurry up, it will only be back for one week each month! Details for today’s changes are below:

Rotational Playlist Changes
  • Grifball rotates in for Halo: Reach, Halo 2: Anniversary, Halo 3, and Halo 4
  • Halo: Reach CE Anniversary rotates out
Social 4v4
  • Added classic courts Errora and Impact Arena to Halo: Reach’s Grifball
  • Close range weapon set has been added on CE Auto Slayer for Damnation and Prisoner
  • Removed CE Auto Slayer from Rat Race
Whether you prefer the hammer or sword, or just want to check out the new changes made elsewhere, there’s something for everyone. As always, thank you for playing and we will see you online!

Cheers,
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Hello Friends,

Today’s playlist update is mixing in some new with some old for a fresh new option to play. Fiesta is coming to MCC as this week’s featured playlist. This will mark the first time it rotates into matchmaking for Halo: Combat Evolved ever! On top of this, to help make your time inside a little more enjoyable, we've turned on Double XP globally for MCC and Halo 5. Logging in to Halo 5 will also earn you free Arena and Warzone XP Boost Packs weekly. Full details are below:

Rotational Playlist Changes
  • Fiesta rotates in for all games in MCC
  • Grifball rotates out
Halo: CE Fiesta
  • All new Fiesta game type available on Battle Creek, Damnation, Prisoner, Chill Out, Derelict, Wizard, and Longest
  • Fiesta will be available as the featured category
Global Double XP Event
  • Double XP for medals
  • Double the XP cap for medal categories
  • Available in both social and ranked multiplayer Matchmaking

It’s time to bring some randomness to the order and earn lots of extra XP this week. Hop on into Social Games to check out these fun and whacky game types we all love dearly. As always, thank you for playing and we will see you online!

Cheers,
Postums
Hey Friends,

Welcome back for another weekly playlist update. With it, brings back a fan favorite, SWAT, as this week’s feature playlist. For the first time ever in matchmaking, Halo: Combat Evolved (H:CE) will also have SWAT available! On top of this madness, double medal XP and double match XP is in effect this week! Details for these changes are below:

Rotational Playlist Changes
  • SWAT rotates in for all games in MCC as the featured category
  • Fiesta rotates out and has been mixed back into Action Sack

Halo: CE SWAT
  • Team SWAT game type available on Battle Creek, Damnation, Prisoner, Hang ‘Em High, Chill Out, Derelict, and Wizard
  • FFA SWAT game type available on Battle Creek, Damnation, Prisoner, Hang ‘Em High, Chill Out, and Derelict

Global Double XP Event
  • Double XP for medals
  • Double the XP cap for medal categories
  • Available in both social and ranked multiplayer Matchmaking

Get out there and do your part to earn lots of extra XP this week across all areas of multiplayer Matchmaking. But don’t forget, check out the all new H:CE version of SWAT in Social Games, available for a limited time. As always, thank you for playing and we will see you online!

Cheers,
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