Microsoft Corp. this week it will preview the multiplayer mode from the Halo 2 Anniversary component of Halo: The Master Chief Collection at gamecom in Cologne, Germany Aug. 12.
Next week, gamescom attendees can play 4v4 multiplayer games on Ascension in multiple game types.
New multiplayer modes in the Halo 2 Anniversary component include SWAT for no shields and no motion tracker, Ricochet to get the ball in the enemy goal, Infection zombie mode and Race to enter a vehicle and hit all the checkpoints.
The title, to be sold Nov. 11, will include Halo: Combat Evolved, Halo 2 Anniversary, Halo 3 and Halo 4 on a single-disc with 60 frames-per-second, 1080p graphics and sound.
In addition, select multiplayer maps will be rebuilt to utilize the power of the Xbox One.
Finally, the title will include Halo Nightfall, a live action series that will lead to Halo 5: Guardians and access to the Halo 5: Guardians Beta.
It will be sold at $59.99.