This week, Ranked Big Team Battle arrives in Halo 3's matchmaking playlists. This playlist is an eight versus eight playlist with a focus on Slayer and objective games. Like Halo 2's Big Team Battle, there is a tilt toward Slayer gametypes.
Here's a quick and dirty breakdown of what gametypes, maps and rules have been incorporated into the first release of Ranked Big Team Battle.
Primary Weapon: Battle Rifle
Secondary Weapon: Assault Rifle
Gametypes: Team Slayer, Multi Flag CTF, One Flag CTF, Neutral Bomb Assault, One Bomb Assault, Territories
Maps: Last Resort, Standoff, Valhalla, Valhalla Covies, Rat's Nest, Sandtrap, Sandtrap Covies