"It may not be all smooth sailing, but Rare's Sea of Thieves manages to deliver a cooperative experience like nothing we've ever experienced before."
It may well be a while before Infinite sets sail, but that doesn't mean that you can't bring some Halo to Sea of Thieves right now.
Pre-orders are live now ahead of the shipping in October, and this lets you recreate pirate adventures in a new way.
Tall Tales are coming for those who like story, the Arena lets you get competitive, and the new Trading Company brings fresh mechanics too.
There's new content on the horizon for Rare's pirate-themed online adventure and we visited the studio's lair for a closer look.