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What is Master Chief's age in Halo Infinite?

Master Chief has returned in Halo Infinite with its campaign's release, and here's how old he is now.
What is Master Chief's age in Halo Infinite?

Halo Infinite campaign has been released, and players have dived in to experience one of the best storylines in the iconic franchise. Players take the role of John-117, popularly known as Master Chief, who is the main protagonist of the Halo series.

Master Chief has been a part of the Halo franchise since the 2000s, and players are wondering how old is he now as he makes a return in the latest title, Halo Infinite. Here's the answer to your question.

How old is Master Chief in Halo Infinite

What is Master Chief's age in Halo Infinite
Master Chief's age might be lower than his biological age as he went to cryosleep. (Picture: 343 Industries)

Halo Infinite's story campaign takes place in 2560, and according to The Fall of Reach, a Halo-themed book released in 2001, Master Chief was born in 2511 on Eridanus II. 

It means that Master Chief is 49 years old in Halo Infinite, and while he has grown old, he is still strong enough to stop the Banished from repairing the Halo ring.

You can have a look at Halo Infinite's campaign trailer to learn more about his journey in the latest title:

Before Halo Infinite, he has been an integral part of Halo, Halo 2, Halo 3, Halo 4, Halo 5 games, along with the Halo-themed books The Fall of Reach, The Flood, First Strike, and Uprising.

He can live for hundreds of years as he was genetically mutated to become a super-soldier by Dr Halsey unless he gets killed by his foes.


Make sure to check out our dedicated Halo section for all the latest news, updates and guides about Halo Infinite's campaign and multiplayer modes to stay updated with the latest happenings around the game.

Featured image courtesy of 343 Industries.