Microsoft has been talking a lot about Halo 6 when disucssing the storyline, timeline, where master chief ends up, among other things. However Halo 5 Guardians is due for release October 27th. Microsoft has claimed they are taking “serious planning” according to Halo franchise development director Frank O’Connor.
“We do kind of know what’s going to happen in the next game pretty well at this point. We’re doing serious, real planning and even some writing on the next game already, and that’s a luxury we’ve never been in that position before.”