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Halo 5 is a first person shooter for the Xbox One developed by 343 Industries and published by Microsoft Studios. It is the second game in the Reclaimer Saga.

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What does KDA stand for and how is it determined?

In Halo 5, there is a stat called KDA. I was figuring that it stood for Kill Dealth Average, but my stats are as follows: Obviously 69 kills / 67 dealths do not equal 2.0. What is KDA and how is ...
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What is the Top Gun Medal for?

A few times I have received the Top Gun medal/commendation in Halo 5. What is this for? I have been trying to associate it with my game-play, but most battles are too fast for me to correlate it to ...
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What's the best way to earn REQ points?

REQ points are needed to buy the packs which contain permanent unlocks and other goodies, but what gamemode/playstyle earns the most REQ points?
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Understanding Halo 5's legendary ending?

I don't understand Halo 5's legendary ending: What does it mean, exactly? Does this mean Cortana has gained control over that installation, and that it's under her control, or is it just another ...
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Is there any form of local multiplayer in Halo 5?

The articles I've found say that Halo 5 has no local co-op and reference the story campaign. They don't make it clear if it's just the campaign co-op that's been cut or if competitive local ...
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Is it possible to lose Onyx rank in Halo 5?

Is it possible to lose Onyx rank in Halo 5? Or, once you are in Onyx, do you just stay there and your number (onyx-specific rank) changes?
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Where are all the skulls and Intel located throughout the halo 5 campaign?

The question says it all. Throughout the campaign, where are all the skulls and Intel located ?
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Have the Elites learned to speak English (without any automatic translators) by the time of Halo 5?

In the first Halo game, the Elites can be heard speaking their native tongue for a mission or two, then we start hearing them speaking English, and they continue to speak English for all of the other ...
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What happened between Halo 4 and Halo 5

I have always been a fan of the Halo series and in the past, I have read some books. But between Halo 4 and 5, I wasn't very active as a gamer or following any of the hypes on games, not even Halo 5. ...
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How do you view medals in Halo 5's carnage report?

I can see commendations and lifetime medals earned but how do I view medals in a match's carnage report?
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How does Halo 5 Guardians Warzone scoring work?

It's well known that the first team to 1000 points wins, and A.I. bosses are worth points that are displayed next to their name. What other specific events earn points? And how many specifically?
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Does the campaign unlock or earn anything in MP?

Question title pretty much explains it. Does anything in the Campaign give rewards for the Multiplayer? Like REQ packs, emblems, armor, etc.
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Can I see my Halo 5 Arena Ratings from before a reset?

I worked hard to get into Diamond 3 in Team Slayer. I understand why you would reset occasionally (one just happened over christmas) but can I prove that I was Diamond 3 anywhere in the game or on ...
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Skull Collecting

I'm about to start replaying levels to get the collectibles, both skulls and intel tapes, and was wondering if after collecting one of either type, will I need to complete the level for it to register?...
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How is my ranking determined?

So... I'm pretty confused. Halo 5 has monthly ladders that reset, with different rankings for each game mode. I get that. Your ranking is calculated after you play 10 games in a specific playlist for ...
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How is the Service Record ranking calculated?

After playing 10 games, I was given the Competitive Skill Ranking of Bronze III. I've seen other players that are lower levels of Bronze and even Silver, Gold, and Onyx rankings. How is this ranking ...
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What's the name of the song in mission 14?

In mission 14 of the campaign ("The Breaking") there is a beautiful piece of soundtrack combining the original Halo theme and the Halo 4 theme. Occurrence: Does anyone know if this song is part of ...
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What's the best way to kill prometheans?

In Halo 5, is there any "best" way to kill prometheans? With the dog-like ones, it seems like headshots are effective. But with the soldiers and knights, it seems like headshots and bodyshots are ...
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Is it possible to turn off aim assist in Halo 5? If so, how?

I had it multiple times now that I can't follow the same target when multiple targets are in my field of view due to aim assist (especially in warzone). It will pull or resist against the way I want ...
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How are the rewards for Warzone Firefight determined?

Warzone Firefight is a co-operative game mode where you kill a lot of AI baddies while using reqs like a traditional Warzone game. I've played several games in this new mode, and it's quite fun. My ...
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Can you turn off the flashlight on the shotgun in Halo 5?

We just started playing multiplayer in a custom game and we found out that we can't seem to turn off the flashlight on the shotgun. This could be a problem as it will give away our position. Can the ...
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Is there a difference between a fire team and a regular team?

Halo 5 has two main teams in the story line; Blue Team and Fire Team Osiris. Is there a difference between a fire team and a non-fire team?
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What's the difference between loadout weapons?

In Warzone, there are a lot of different loadout options to use. Many of these have very brief one to two sentence descriptions. There are many basic attachments to distinguish these weapons, but some ...
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Halo 5 trying to get my Guest added to game to play coop camp

Im trying to play coop campaign wit my friend in my room signed him in as guest now how do i add him to fire team or whatever so me and him can play campaign coop , coop is so we both can play ...
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Does the REQ level go up equally for all players?

During a warzone game, does the REQ level go up equally for all players/teams or is it an individual scoring system? If it is based on team points, at how many points are levels unlocked?
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Should I Play the Previous Halo's before Halo 5?

I have always wanted to play Halo for a long time and I was so happy that they finally gave it a T rating. So I might buy Halo 5 because it just came out + it got rated T. My dad wont let me buy ...
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Filter multiplayer games by map or game type?

Say for example I want to specifically play Strongholds on Plaza or Warzone Firefight on Array. Is there a way to filter Arena or Warzone games by a specific map or game type?
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Is there any way to find spawn points?

In Halo 5: Forge, is there anyway to find spawn points? I built a structure for players to fight in but I think there is a spawn point outside the structure. Is there a way I can find it?
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Why did Roland stay?

In Halo 5, we see... Why didn't Roland leave the human army as well?
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How to use Requisitions?

I am a relatively new halo 5 player, and I was wondering how to use the requisitions (the cards you obtain in packs). I have quite a few cards for different guns and vehicles, but I can't seem to ...
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How do I unlock the Halo 2 Battle Rifle in Warzone?

Is there any secret to unlocking the Halo 2 Battle Rifle REQ for use in Warzone? Or do I just need to keep spamming Gold REQ packs in an attempt to unlock it?
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How do I set a default loadout of level 1 REQs for Warzone?

Normally in Warzone you initially spawn with the stock assault rifle and pistol, both level 1 REQs. As you continue to unlock new weapons from REQ packs, you will unlock additional weapons as various ...
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How can I watch full games of Halo 5 from the web?

How can I watch Halo 5 Guardian games that I played in from the web without making it into a clip using Xbox dvr or use any other recording methods? The games are accessible through my history on the ...