Halo 5: Guardians has shattered sales records for the franchise, with millions of hours of game time already recorded in multiplayer.

Playing through the campaign is probably a good start to get used to the ins and outs of Halo's gameplay, but everyone knows multiplayer is where the longevity is really at.

As ever, multiplayer in Halo 5 is a complex beast, which at first can seem a little overwhelming for newcomers and even for series veterans. Thankfully we've put together a helpful beginner's guide to ensure you hit the ground running.

Whether you're interested in Arena or if Warzone is more your thing, you're sure to have a good time, made even more enjoyable if you're winning.

Simply follow these tips and you should see your kill death ratio improve considerably.