Latest Master Chief Collection Patch Improves Matchmaking

by on March 5, 2015

The latest patch for 343 Studios Halo: The Master Chief Collection is now live, and contains a hefty update for the matchmaking problems that have plagued the game since its launch, Xbox News reports.

There are a host of other fixes too. The full list is below:


  • Made a variety of updates to improve matchmaking performance and success rates
  • Improved matchmaking search times/time to match
  • Improved stability throughout the matchmaking process across all titles


  • Improved party stability


  • Made improvements to multiplayer shot registration
  • Improved campaign stability across a variety of levels
  • Addressed stability issues for matchmaking and custom games
  • Fixed issues around resuming H2A Campaign from “remastered” mode
  • Improved medal display consistency


  • Fixed issues regarding aim assist which resulted in the reticle being pushed away from an enemy
  • Improved shot registration consistency between host / client in peer-to-peer custom game matches
  • Resolved a variety of UI inconsistencies, including team color randomization, medals, and in-game scoreboard display


Very encouraging that they’re continuing to fix the problems affecting users, and there are encouraging signs as users are reporting considerable improvements.