Game: Halo 4: Crimson Map Pack
Release: December 10, 2012
Platforms: Xbox 360
Publisher: Microsoft Studios
Developer: 343 Industries
Earlier this week, rumors hit the internet(s) regarding the first DLC content package for our favorite shooter this year, Halo 4. Both Microsoft and 343 studios declined to comment which immediately started ramblings in the gaming community of excited for some fresh new DLC for the holiday season.
With the recent biggest first week ever for the franchise grossing in $220M on its launch day and over $300M in the opening week; we were all expecting the imminent announcement with 343 and MS having the biggest video game release of the year.
Today, Microsoft announced their first DLC Pack “Crimson Pack” which will be available December 10th for 800 MS Points. In the DLC, we’ll get three new maps Shatter, Harvest and Wreckage with an all new game mode called Extraction which you’ll be extracting assets from various sites around maps which you’ll have to defend a beacon at specific locations similar to search and destroy for you Call of Duty heads out there.
You can watch the trailer above which showcases the 3 maps and Extraction we’ll be able to own next month.