Play Halo Infinite split screen: campaign, multiplayer, Xbox

Play Halo Infinite split screen: campaign, multiplayer, Xbox

There is one thing that those of us who know the Halo saga well are clear about: playing on our own is not the same as playing with friends. Luckily, thanks to a curious glitch, now we can once again feel the emotion of going through Halo campaign with your friends. In this article we will explain the trending glitch that allows co op mode.

What are the requirements to play in co op mode?

To do this, it is essential that you have an Xbox Series X|S or Xbox One console and, in addition, that you have an online user on your friends list.

How to play multiplayer campaign mode?

It has long been rumored that the Halo Infinite Season 2 update would bring with it the addition of cooperative play in the campaign mode. Unfortunately, this never came to pass, despite it being promised during the initial game release. After the general disappointment, the tweeter @HaloCreation, with the help of other Halo fans, shed some light and surprised everyone with a tutorial that allowed activating this game mode on Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One. 

  1. Go to the "Campaign" menu and load one of the saved game files.
  2. Click "Play" and get ready to go to the friends list online.
  3. After the countdown and as soon as the "Loading map" message appears, go to your friends list and join a friend who is inactive.
  4. Leave the Fireteam and select the "Custom Game" option. Choose the "Offline" option for the servers.
  5. Plug the relevant controllers into your console and click "Play." It's that easy!

How to play split screen in local cooperative multiplayer?

Fortunately, this option is included by default in the game, so Halo Infinite fans have not had to fight against all odds to enjoy split screen in the installment's multiplayer modes. In addition, it is a completely free mode and does not require an Xbox Live Gold subscription. The procedure is the next:

  1. Turn on the console and log in to controller one.
  2. Access the main menu of Halo Infinite.
  3. Next, sync the second controller to the console.
  4. Press the "Menu" button on the second controller and sign in with a second Xbox account.
  5. Finally, the first player must access the "Multiplayer" menu and choose one of the modes. Clever!
  6. Regarding the number of players allowed in split screen, on the Xbox One console a maximum of 2 users can play and on Xbox Series X|S up to 4.

How to play split screen on PC?

Currently this option is not available on PC. All that remains is to wait with fingers crossed for 343 Industries to decide to incorporate split screen into Halo Infinite for PC or for some network visionary to take action into their own hands.