Microsoft has officially quashed recent rumor about Halo 5: Guardians release date. Earlier this week, it was rumored that Halo 5: Guardians will launch on Xbox One on November 10, 2015. The source of this date was a countdown clock placed at 343 Industries.
The image of the countdown clock was posted by Mike Cavanaugh (recently joined 343 Industries). On Twitter, Mike posted a picture of himself at the studio standing infront of a countdown clock which reads “382”. Many speculated that the figure indicates number of days left for the launch of Halo 5: Guardians and based on this date November 10, 2015 was calculated.
A Spokesperson from Microsoft has clarified to our friend at GameSpot: “The recent rumors regarding the release date of Halo 5: Guardians are false,”
Microsoft has officially confirmed FALL 2015 as release window for Halo 5: Guardians. A beta is scheduled to take place in December 2014 only for those who pre-order upcoming Halo: The Master Chief Collection.