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Remnant & ODST FAQ

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Remnant Multiplayer Map FAQ

  • What is the “Remnant” multiplayer map?

First introduced in “Halo 2” as “Relic,” the “Halo 2: Anniversary” multiplayer map “Remnant” is set on a large island on Installation 05 and is renowned for its expansive, asymmetrical level design, making it perfect for intense, sniper combat. Of course, this re-imagined version of the classic map sports its share of innovations.

  • Who is eligible to receive the “Remnant” multiplayer map for Halo: The Master Chief Collection?

The addition of the “Remnant” multiplayer map for Halo 2: Anniversary is available as a free update to all online players of Halo: The Master Chief Collection.

  • How do I receive the “Remnant” multiplayer map for Halo: The Master Chief Collection?

The “Remnant” multiplayer map is added to Halo: The Master Chief Collection via a free content update and is playable via the competitive multiplayer modes of Halo 2: Anniversary starting on May 30.

  • In what games within Halo: The Master Chief Collection can I play the “Remnant” multiplayer map?

“Remnant” has been completely reimagined at 1080p/60FPS resolution and is playable within the competitive multiplayer modes of Halo 2: Anniversary.

  • If I purchased a physical copy of Halo: The Master Chief Collection, do I still need to have it in my possession in order to play the “Remnant” multiplayer map?

Yes, players will need to have a copy of Halo: The Master Chief Collection in order to access and play the “Remnant” multiplayer map as part of Halo 2: Anniversary.

  • Is Xbox Live Gold required to play the “Remnant” multiplayer map in Halo: The Master Chief Collection?

Yes, Xbox Live Gold is required to play the “Remnant” multiplayer map.

Halo 3: ODST Campaign FAQ

  • Who is eligible to receive the Campaign for Halo 3: ODST for Halo: The Master Chief Collection for free?

Online users that logged in with their Xbox Live account and played Halo: The Master Chief Collection on any day from November 11, 2014 through December 19, 2014 at 11:59 pm PDT are eligible for a free code granting access to the Campaign for Halo 3: ODST on Xbox One.  Offer is non-transferable.

  • How do I receive the Campaign for Halo 3: ODST for Halo: The Master Chief Collection?

Users who qualify to receive Halo 3: ODST Campaign for free will receive an in-console message with their code for redemption starting on May 30.  Halo 3: ODST Campaign is also available for purchase from the Xbox Store for those not eligible for the free offer.

  • How long do I have to redeem my free code for Halo 3: ODST Campaign?

The original in-console message sent on June 1 has been purged from console inboxes.  Codes are being resent on July 1 to those who have not yet redeemed their code.  All distributed codes will be purged from the in-console message on July 31, 2015, but will still be redeemable. After July 31, users can contact the support forums support forum (http://xbx.lv/1Gwt1M0) for further assistance. 

  • How do I access the Campaign for Halo 3: ODST in Halo: The Master Chief Collection?

The Halo 3: ODST Campaign is accessible via the Halo 3 portion of the “Campaigns” section of the main menu of Halo: The Master Chief Collection.

  • I downloaded Halo 3: ODST but it is not showing up in the game menu.  What is wrong?

Make sure you have downloaded the latest content updates for Halo: The Master Chief Collection. The update to be released on May 30 alongside the Remnant multiplayer map is required to play the Halo 3: ODST Campaign.

  • Does the Campaign of Halo 3: ODST for Halo: The Master Chief Collection include the full game (including Firefight)?

Our focus is enhancing the Campaign for Halo 3: ODST, including it within Halo: The Master Chief Collection, and ensuring it delivers a great experience on Xbox One in 1080p and 60fps. It does not include the Firefight game mode and contains the Campaign only.

  • I am not eligible to receive the Campaign for Halo 3: ODST for free, is it available for purchase in the Xbox Store? How much does it cost?

The Halo 3: ODST Campaign addition to Halo: The Master Chief Collection will soon be available for purchase from the Xbox Store for $4.99 USD for those that do not qualify for the free offer.

  • If I purchased a physical copy of Halo: The Master Chief Collection, do I still need to have it in my possession in order to receive access to the Campaign for Halo 3: ODST?

Yes, players will need to have a copy (physical disc or digital license) of Halo: The Master Chief Collection in order to access the Campaign for Halo 3: ODST.

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