Halo 5 Guardians Launches in the UAE for Xbox One

“Halo 5: Guardians,” the latest addition to Microsoft’s $4.6 billion “Halo” sci-fi franchise, launched in the UAE today at the Dubai Mall. Delivering the most ambitious, robust and epic Halo campaign and multiplayer experience ever created, Halo 5: Guardians will be available for fans at AED 299 on Xbox Live and at retail outlets. Fans who have pre-booked their limited edition Halo 5: Guardians” Limited Edition Bundle priced at AED 1,799.

“Beginning with the original “Halo: Combat Evolved” (2001), this critically acclaimed and record-shattering series of games have reinvented how people think about video games and has since built a fan base of millions worldwide. The Xbox One experience combined with epic worlds, epic battles and epic scale, Halo 5: Guardians’ riveting campaign will be giving fans what they always wanted,” said Kerim Ozbakirci, Head – Xbox Division, UAE.

 “‘Halo 5: Guardians’ is the culmination of more than three years of hard work, passion and dedication, and we could not be more excited to celebrate with our fans,” said Bonnie Ross, corporate vice president, head of 343 Industries.


This weekend, starting Wednesday, 28th October until Friday, 30th October, visitors to Dubai Mall can experience Halo 5: Guardians, the limited edition console and engage with Master Chief at Reel Cinemas.

Warm-up for the holidays with great Xbox One deals for the UAE!


With this exciting launch event, Xbox One fans are in for a treat with great offers just for the UAE. With AED 250 discounts, the Gears of War and FIFA 16 bundles without Kinect are now available for AED 1,349. The Forza 6 bundle with Kinect will now be available for AED 1,849. All bundles come with 500 GB storage.

Starting November 12, the new Xbox One experience and Xbox One Backward Compatibility will begin releasing for all Xbox One. The New Xbox One Experience Guidebook is available here for download.