XboxLiveGamers: Early play test of Halo: Reach to feature new arena mode and game types. A free Xbox Live Avatar hoodie will be awarded for participants who finish a full game in the beta. All Xbox Live Silver members will be able to check it out on May 14-17.
Microsoft had been less than definitive about how long the first taste of the upcoming Bungie-developer first-person shooter's multiplayer would last. Halo fans have known that May 3 was the start date for Halo: Reach beta. The company revealed a few more details about the beta, including its May 19 termination date.