343 Industries have an incredible amount of pressure resting on their shoulders. Bungie pioneered a multi-billion dollar franchise with Halo and left a legacy that will stand the test of time in the video-games industry. However, with them moving over to Activision to work on a brand new AAA franchise, 343 are left to pick up the pieces
Is it even possible for a debut studio to make a game befitting of such a rich heritage, regardless of an infinite budget and a wealth of enthusiasm? Is one of the world’s most revered franchises truly in the right hands?