Please Dont Send Any More Pizzas, Halo Dev Says
Halo developer 343 Industries made some big Halo announcements today, and excited fans responded by sending pizza to the studio. Now, the developer has pleaded with fans to please stop sending pizza. Community manager Brian Jarrard wrote on Twitter that he and the studio are appreciative, but it's just too much pizza.
"The Halo community is awesome. We're excited, too! Please don't send any more pizzas to 343 Industries," Jarrard said. "The building receptionist isn't here, so it's getting logistically challenging and we really don't want to see food go to waste."
The Halo community is awesome. We're excited, too! Please, don't send anymore pizzas to 343 Industries. The building receptionist isn't here so it's getting logistically challenging and we really don't want to see food to go waste.— Brian Jarrard (@ske7ch) March 13, 2019
Why the pizza? Before all the big Halo reveals today, Jarrard tweeted the pizza emoji for some reason, and now people are running with it and flooding 343's offices with pizza.
Here is a visual rundown of some of the pizzas that 343 received today:
MOAR. Unknown sender, but thank you. Seriously folks, we love the gesture but raise a slice and let’s celebrate together! (plz don’t send tons of pizzas 😝) pic.twitter.com/SsMtJI0nyo— Brian Jarrard (@ske7ch) March 12, 2019
Annnnd another one. Thank you anonymous pizza donator. I think pineapple and jalapeño is a troll but it’s some on the teams favorite?! Please we don’t need more pizza. We good. pic.twitter.com/KVQKGCzl5F— Brian Jarrard (@ske7ch) March 12, 2019
Some of Microsoft's announcements today included Halo: The Master Chief Collection for PC and Halo: Reach being added to the collection. Those are two things that fans have been requesting for a long time, so it's understandable that there would be significant excitement over the announcements.
For more on all the big Halo and Xbox news today, check out this rundown that covers everything you need to know.