Halo 5 Guardians Cartographer’s Gift

Halo 5 Guardians Cartographer’s Gift
December 10 03:00 2015 Print This Article

Halo 5 Guardians Cartographer’s Gift . The changes you’ve been waiting for are here!

At Game Awards 2015, Halo’s producers, announced that Halo 5 will get a dlc, The Cartographer’s Gift. The Halo 5 Dlc will feature some modifications to the game as well as some add ons which will be briefly presented in the following list :

Forge and File Browser

As announced in October they have finally added the Forge which has lots of features that will diversificate the playability of Halo 5 in Cartographer’s Gift. They also added a File Browser so you can download various maps just by accessing the profile of another player.

Halo 5 Guardians Cartographer's Gift

New Maps

As expected the Dlc also comes with a couple of new maps.

Battle of Noctus (Warzone)
Overgrowth (Arena Plaza Remix)
Antifreeze (BTB Forge)
Entombed (BTB Forge)

Halo 5 Guardians Cartographer's Gift

New REQs and Customizations

Coming along are some new customization options, most notable out of them are the SPNKr Rocket Launcher and the Mark IV Armor Set. As with the Shadow and Light update, there will also be new Emblems, Assassinations, Skins, Visors, and much more to make your Spartan look a lot awesome.

Halo 5 Guardians Cartographer's Gift

Seasons and Playlists

Starting from December 15th with the new update the Seasonal Arena ranks will begin, and all ranks will be reset. Season 1 will last through January 31st giving the players the chance to climb that ladder. In addition, the following changes are being made to matchmaking:

Big Team Battle will become Social (Unranked) w/ Join In Progress Enabled
Free-For-All will be reduced from 8 to 6 Players
Social Arena playlist introduced (more details soon)
CSR Tuned to be more accurate, most notably in SWAT/FFA
Warzone Assault exploit fixed

Halo 5 Guardians Cartographer's Gift

User Interface

In December Update the game will suffer a lot of changes at the request of the fans. Here is a list of some of those changes :
File Browser accessible in Custom Games and Active Roster
Current Season viewable in Arena Menu
REQ Points and REQ Packs Displayed During Intermission
Fireteam and Team Sorting in Lobby improved
Friend Status now available; see what your friends are playing
Improvements to REQ Collection/Opening Packs (Displays Rarity/REQ Level)
Location Callouts now appear in game during a player death cam or when in Smart-Link

Halo 5 Guardians Cartographer's Gift

Spectator Mode

Halo 5 Guardians Cartographer's Gift

The Spectator Mode will bring U.I changes as well as some improvements to this feature,such as:
Adding hidden controls to change player POV
Can now switch to a specific player through the Scoreboard
Player POV’s now cycle in order of team (alphabetically)
Fixed bug with Zooming in Theater/Spectator

Find more about this DLC right here.

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