Of course, that’s a figurative statement as the game is included via download code in the box, but it will be the software-patched game which includes a fewer number of issues than the original launch game. Yeah, that’s a good way to put it.
The package launches immediately, and while it comes with Halo, it is certainly capable of playing the huge collection of upcoming Xbox One games like Rise of the Tomb Raider, Forza Motorsport 6, and without a doubt Halo 5: Guardians.
For our full thoughts on The Master Chief Collection, take a look at our review here. If you haven’t already picked up an Xbox One, now would appear to be a great time to take the plunge.