Halo Reach Suffering from Installation Issues on Xbox One and Windows 10

By Sam Quirke,
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Players hoping to make an early dent in the 100-strong Halo Reach achievements list might struggle this morning – an ongoing installation issue is preventing some players from playing the game at all.

The issue is impacting players in the GB and US regions. Keep an eye on the Xbox Support Twitter account for updates.

Issue Details

Hey there Halo fans, are you having trouble installing Halo: The Master Chief Collection or Halo Reach? We are aware of the issue and working to resolve it now.
Started: 4th December 2019 at 00:14
Affected regions: GB, US
Affected services: Xbox Live Core Services
Impacted devices: Xbox One, Windows 10

If you are experiencing any issues and have updates or a workaround, please share your thoughts in the comments. You can keep up with the latest Xbox Live service status here.

For even more information, visit the US or GB versions of the offial Xbox Live service status page.

Halo Reach is the latest DLC addition to Halo: The Master Chief Collection on console, and the first game to be included in the PC version of the Collection. Like all upcoming Xbox first-party titles, The Collection is in the Xbox Game Pass games list, but Halo: Reach is an additional DLC purchase. You can see local prices below.

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Halo: Reach* for Halo: The Master Chief Collection comes to the Xbox One looking better than ever, including up to 4K UHD resolution and HDR on Xbox One X consoles. Experience the tragic and heroic story of Noble Team, who through great sacrifice and courage saved countless lives in the face of impossible odds.

Halo Reach adds 100 achievements to the Master Chief Collection in total, split into two lists – 91 are related to the Campaign, while a further nine are in a separate Halo Reach: Multiplayer achievements list.

This game was featured in our Best Xbox One First-Person Shooters Available in 2019 article. Why not check it out to see what else made the cut?
Sam Quirke
Written by Sam Quirke
Sam has been a Newshound since 2016 and is now the Editor for both TrueAchievements and TrueTrophies. He loves gaming on all devices and in all genres. He remains a stubborn Assassin's Creed and Pokémon fan.