Halo 5: Guardians is releasing next week, although fans of Microsoft’s iconic first-person shooter series can done their Spartan gear just a few days earlier. No - you won’t be given access to Halo 5 prior to release, but you can play as Master Chief, Blue Team, and Fireteam Osiris in Minecraft: Xbox One Edition and Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition.
The pack will include a Halo-themed texture set, themed menus and UI, craftable items, and 31 music tracks that span across the entire Halo franchise. A total of 40 character skins depicting various characters from the Halo universe, including Master Chief, Cortana, Sergeant Johnson, the Arbiter and more.
The Minecraft: Halo Edition mash-up pack will receive a free update which will bring characters from Halo 5 to Minecraft. If you have yet to purchase this pack, it will include the special Halo 5 content and the original pack for $3.99.
Here’s the list of characters included in the upcoming update, which will be available on October 23:
- Spartan-117 The Master Chief
- Spartan-104 Fredric
- Spartan-087 Kelly
- Spartan-058 Linda
- Spartan Locke
- Spartan Buck
- Spartan Tanaka
- Spartan Vale