While Halo Infinite found itself on shaky ground for a few moments following the reveal of details and gameplay last year, the controversy is behind us and the project is still underway with a release window scheduled for fall 2021. An important part for this to happen had to do with the return of Joseph Staten, a creative recognized for his work in the franchise when it was in the hands of Bungie and who was summoned to save the game, however, now that everything seems to be going and Well, Staten’s role could be even bigger and more important.
JOSEPH STATEN COULD TAKE THE CREATIVE REINS OF 343 INDUSTRIES
According to information from Gamingbolt, Joseph Staten’s profile on the labor court social network, LinkedIn, was recently updated and now shows a new position. In that sense, the creative’s account indicates that he is already creative head of 343 Industries, a position that may well mean many things, but in this case it suggests that Staten has been promoted and now has greater control of the creative process the company that is currently dedicated to finishing Halo Infinite.
So far, no official information has been presented in this regard, but it would not be strange if Staten’s role in 343i became more important because since its arrival, the perspective around Halo Infinite has changed, the controversy is left behind, the process of development is more transparent with the community and everything indicates that things are on the right track.
Also, if this information becomes official, it would give an account of the current state of the relationship between Staten and 343i, since after its arrival at Halo Infinite it was indicated that it would be in charge of the campaign mode and other development processes, but it was not defined your position in the company.
So, it seems that everything is going well for Halo Infinite and expectations must be kept high for its imminent arrival this year, which could occur on a special date for the franchise and for Xbox, celebrating the 20th anniversary of Halo next November.
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