343 Industries has just updated Halo Waypoint with a new post that covers the release schedule for Halo 4 DLC. The newly released calendar covers the rest of January and and early February.
The next release will be the sixth episode of Spartan Ops, which will release on January 21st. Along with Episode 6, there will be a new playlist that has been given the tentative title of “Forge Test”. Episodes seven and 8 will follow these two on January 28th, and February 4th, respectively, and those 2 weeks will also see additional playlist unlocks. To top it off for all you Halo 4 fans, all 3 weeks will see more Specializations unlocking for all players.
Here is the calendar:
Week of 1/21
Spartan Ops Episode 6: Five new missions and an accompanying new CG cinematic.
“Forge Test” playlist (name not final): A rotational hopper featuring small Forge maps such as Relay. Help us test these maps by providing feedback and reporting bugs that will assist us in getting them ready for Matchmaking!
Specializations: Pioneer and Pathfinder Specializations unlocked for all players.
Week of 1/28
Spartan Ops Episode 7: Five new missions and an accompanying new CG cinematic.
Grifball playlist: A rotational hopper featuring everybody’s favorite virtual sport. Catch the disease!
Specializations: Engineer and Stalker Specializations unlocked for all players.
Week of 2/4
Spartan Ops Episode 8: Five new missions and an accompanying new CG cinematic.
Team Doubles playlist: A rotational hopper for those of you that like action of the 2 vs 2 variety.
Specializations: Rogue and Tracker Specializations unlocked for all players.