Halo boss Bonnie Ross has spoken up to discuss how developer 343 Industries thinks about making games that longtime fans can enjoy while also appealing to new players to help grow the brand.
In a Q&A for the Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences, Ross said deliberate efforts are made with every Halo game to ensure the “core spirit” of Halo remains intact, no matter what additional elements are being added.
“While we certainly look for ways to branch out and innovate, we’re also careful not to lose the core spirit that makes Halo what it is,” Ross said. “Fans are our heart and soul, and this universe was built for them. We do listen to fan feedback…”
Ross went on to say that she is “really encouraged” by the positive reception to the story and characters, including the new Brute leader,...