The announcement comes at the same time the developer has confirmed it’s working to support mouse and keyboard input on Xbox One alongside input-based matchmaking when cross-play is live. That means cross-play will silo mouse & keyboard players and those using a controller, no matter the platform they’re on.
“Crossplay, Input Based MM, and Server Region Selection” will release together in one update, while “Custom Game Browser, Per Game Graphics Options, and M&K Support for Xbox” will release together in a separate update, 343 advised.
We’ll let you know when exact dates are set.
Halo The Master Chief Collection is currently available on Windows PC via Windows 10 & Steam alongside Xbox One.