Here's when the Halo Infinite campaign unlocks

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As the open-world shooter's campaign release date gets closer, you might want to know when Halo Infinite unlocks in your time zone so you can plan accordingly. It's been a long time coming—the launch was initially planned for the end of 2020, but was delayed (opens in new tab) to allow the developers more time "to deliver a Halo game experience that meets [343's] vision".

If you're hoping to jump into Halo: Infinite's campaign with a friend, there's some bad news— the campaign co-op won't be added until a future update (opens in new tab). Still, if you're keen to jump into the campaign as soon as you can, here's when Halo: Infinite unlocks in your time zone.

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Halo: Infinite release times  

The Halo: Infinite campaign releases globally on December 8 at 10 am PST / 6 pm GMT / 7 pm CET. The Infinite campaign will be available via Xbox Game Pass, but if you can't wait to get your Halo fix, you can play the multiplayer (opens in new tab) right now for free.

Here's a list of release times across all regions:

  • Seattle: 10 am PST
  • New York: 1 PM EST
  • London: 6 pm GMT
  • Berlin: 7 pm CET
  • Tokyo: 3 am JST (December 9)
  • Sydney: 5 am AEDT (December 9)

If you want a refresher on what the game has to offer, here's everything we know about Halo Infinite (opens in new tab). Alternatively, our best weapons (opens in new tab) guide will ensure you kit yourself out with the best tools for the job when you're playing online.

Sarah James
Guides Writer

Sarah started as a freelance writer in 2018, writing for PCGamesN, TechRadar, GamingBible, Red Bull Gaming and more. In 2021, she was offered a full-time position on the PC Gamer team where she takes every possible opportunity to talk about World of Warcraft and Elden Ring. When not writing guides, most of her spare time is spent in Azeroth—though she's quite partial to JRPGs too. One of her fondest hopes is to one day play through the ending of Final Fantasy X without breaking down into a sobbing heap. She probably has more wolves in Valheim than you.