Halo 5: Guardians Multiplayer Beta announcement trailer
The Halo 5: Guardians Multiplayer Beta announcement trailer is a trailer announcing the multiplayer beta for Halo 5: Guardians. The beta has begin on December 27, 2014 and ended on January 22, 2015. The trailer is prerendered entirely through the use of in-game assets.
First shown at Microsoft's E3 2014 conference, the trailer features several SPARTAN-IVs participating in a training exercise aboard a space station orbiting an unknown world. The game's new "Spartan abilities" are demonstrated during the trailer.
Open to a space station in orbit over an unknown world. Stage lights activate, brightening the area.
Aboard the station two teams of Spartans (red and blue) prepare to enter a training simulator on Crossfire. A red Spartan clenches his fist while a blue Spartan loads his rifle. Another red Spartan loads his rifle while a blue Spartan looks up at the station's speaker system as a horn sounds.
- Blue Spartan: "Ready, let's move!"
Both Spartan teams begin to charge at each other. The red team hits launch platforms and are sent flying into the air. Fade to black:
NEXT GENERATION ARENA MULTIPLAYER
Cut to a red Spartan body-checking an unsuspecting blue Spartan.
60 FPS ON DEDICATED SERVERS
A blue Spartan slides along a line of crates, taking cover at the last one, and prepares to shoot a nearby red Spartan.
ALL NEW SPARTAN ABILITIES
A red Spartan lands on the ground with the use of thrusters, knocking back two nearby blue Spartans.
Cut to the Halo 5: Guardians logo.
AVAILABLE IN THE MASTER CHIEF COLLECTION
- The blue-armored Spartan who talks in the trailer is voiced by Nathan Fillion, who portrayed Edward Buck in Halo 3: ODST, Halo: Reach and Halo 5: Guardians
- The armor type and the arena shown in the trailer are part of a specific game mode Breakout.