In an official blog post today, Microsoft revealed that the Xbox One will get the new Halo Spartan Assault game via digital download on December 24th. The Xbox 360 will subsequently receive the same game in January of next year.
“We are now just over two weeks away from the first Halo appearance on Xbox One! Today, 343 Industries in conjunction with Vanguard Games announced that Halo: Spartan Assault will be available worldwide for digital download on December 24th for $14.99. The Xbox 360 version will follow in January 2014,” Microsoft’s Major Nelson stated in an official blog post.
Microsoft isn’t leaving out those who have already purchased the game for Windows 8 or Windows Phone 8. In fact, Microsoft is offering a special deal to those who already purchased the game before December 15th for Windows 8 or Windows Phone 8 – allowing them to snag the Xbox One version at a special discounted price of $4.99.
Microsoft also mentioned that there are 1000 Achievement Points up for grabs with this game title. While you wait for the game to arrive, here is a teaser trailer to keep you amped up for its arrival:Further reading: Halo, Microsoft, Xbox One