Despite The Xbox Ad Teasing Halo 5 Split-Screen, It Won't Be Coming To The Game

By Ashley Woodcock, 1 month ago
Many of us will have seen this particular advertisement from Microsoft as they showcased the Xbox One S All-Digital Edition. The discless console was obviously the focus of the ad but within the video, we witnessed a few gamers playing Halo 5: Guardians in split-screen. You can see this part at 0:43 in the following video:



There's also a still to look at too from the video:

Split Screen


Sadly, Halo 5 doesn't come with split-screen and never will as GameSpot found out. The teasing in the video was not real according to Halo's Community Director at 343 Industries, Brian Jarrard, who tweeted the following:



Despite not including split-screen multiplayer, Halo 5 is still a solid game according to the ratings from our community here at TrueAchievements. You can get your next fix from the series when Halo Infinite releases, though the release date for this has yet to be announced.

We've got the full list of Halo 5: Guardians achievements - check the list for guides to unlocking them.

Check out our Best Xbox One First-Person Shooters Available in 2019 article for a compilation of other great games in this genre.
Ashley Woodcock
Written by Ashley Woodcock
Assistant News Manager for TrueAchievements and member of the Newshounds team since 2010. Lover of completions, tough achievements, shooters, action, adventure and racing titles, hip-hop, Wu-Tang, and the NBA. I can be found working on the never-ending backlog which you can see my progress on via my TA blog.