Bungie, the creator of the Halo franchise and the developer of Destiny 2, is celebrating its Thirtieth anniversary this 12 months. Its historical past contains three video games within the Marathon franchise, two Myth video games, 5 Halo releases, and now two Destiny titles, with sixteen main releases complete. It appears that Bungie is holding again from Thirtieth-anniversary festivities, nevertheless, as a result of it has massive plans later this 12 months. A leaker is now claiming to have information of those plans, together with a significant Halo crossover.
Leaker Wish shared details about the upcoming Destiny 2 plans for Bungie’s Thirtieth anniversary on Twitter. It’s unclear if Wish pulled the leak from the current Destiny 2 “Zoom Leak” or if they’ve insider data on the matter. Regardless, Wish says that they anticipate a Halo-themed mission to be launched on December 30. This mission, they are saying, will happen on the area station from the unique Halo sport.
The partnership is stunning if solely as a result of Bungie is not formally partnered with Halo‘s IP proprietor, Microsoft, in any capability. To have such a major crossover would definitely require a severe settlement of some type between Bungie and Microsoft. That Microsoft would look like prepared to permit Bungie to not simply function Halo content material, however to function a whole playable Halo mission, is one thing else totally. If the leak is true, there’s clearly nonetheless lots of respect between Microsoft and Bungie.
Regarding the supposed supply for this leak, the large Bungie “Zoom Leak,” there may be extra deliberate Halo content material to be launched in Destiny 2 past a go to to a Halo set up. In reality, there’s additionally alleged to be a second Halo mission, too. And past that, there may be as many as 4 Halo weapons launched in Destiny 2, in addition to Halo armor units for every Destiny 2 class.
Without official affirmation, these leaks ought to solely be thought-about rumors till confirmed in any other case. Even in the event that they’re correct now, plans might change by the point December rolls round, too. That stated, it is an thrilling chance for Destiny 2 gamers and Halo followers alike.
Bungie has main plans for Destiny 2 going ahead, plans that may final for years to return. Still, the Thirtieth anniversary of the studio is just too good of a chance for the corporate to press pause and mirror on what’s come earlier than. Halo and its followers helped make Bungie into the corporate it’s right now, and it is thrilling that Bungie might get the chance to have fun that with its present followers in Destiny 2.
Destiny 2 is obtainable now on PC, PS4, PS5, Stadia, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X/S.