Warzone Firefight – the eighth and largest content release to-date, is available now in Halo 5: Guardians! Warzone Firefight includes three new maps, two new armors, the Halo 2 Beam rifle, customization options including HCS Pro League skins, Score Attack for campaign, a new Forge canvas, a new UNSC air vehicle, the hilarious new Warzone boss and of course, the Warzone Firefight PvE game mode.

As mentioned last week, in celebration of the launch of Warzone Firefight, Halo 5: Guardians will be available free to download for anyone with Xbox Live Gold starting today and running to July 5! This will also be a great chance to buy the game if you haven’t done so already – Halo 5: Guardians will be available 50 percent off in the Xbox Store!

If this is your first time jumping in to Halo 5: Guardians, fret not! Rolling out for a limited time with this release is the “Firefight REQ Reward” program, which grants all players a Gold REQ Pack upon signing in to Halo 5: Guardians. Gold REQ Packs contain a variety of permanent and one-time use items that can be used in Warzone and Arena game modes. You’ll get more Gold REQ Packs with additional wins in Warzone Firefight, unlocking up to a total of 10!

In addition, players can purchase a limited time “Spartan Recruit REQ Pack,” aimed to help new players jump in quickly to Warzone multiplayer. The Spartan Recruit REQ Pack will include the DMR loadout weapon, Magnum with Extended Mag loadout weapon, plus certifications and three extra REQs for the Rocket Launcher, Sniper Rifle and Scorpion. Learn more about the REQ System here.

For a more detailed analysis of Warzone Firefight, check out Halo Waypoint.

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Warzone Firefight will be the largest content release since launch for Halo 5: Guardians and we’ll have more content coming in the future. For all the latest info on Halo and Halo 5: Guardians, stay tuned to Halo Waypoint and Xbox Wire.

MaddenHero-938x528All Xbox Live Gold members can enjoy Madden NFL 16 for free this upcoming weekend (from 12:01 PM PT on April 28, 2016 to 11:59 PM PT on May 2, 2016) with Xbox Live Gold’s Free Play Days. In addition to Free Play Days, the game is also available in the EA Access Vault and on-sale for a special promotional price.

During the week, you’ll have the option to purchase the game online from the Xbox Store for $19.80 and continue being the playmaker. Or alternatively, you can purchase an EA Access membership for $4.99 (USD) per month, or $29.99 (USD) for a full year and continue playing Madden NFL in EA Access Vault.

You can download Madden NFL 16 by clicking on the Gold Member area on the home dashboard or downloading directly from the Xbox store.

Fore more information, check out Xbox Wire.