Bungie, the original creators of the Halo franchise, have officially handed over their series to 343 Industries, a Microsoft internal studio now responsible for future iterations of the franchise. The original Halo hot the Xbox in 2001. Since then there have been numerous sequels and spin-offs, making the series worth billions of dollars.

On 31 March 2012, Bungie officially waved goodbye to the Halo franchise and handed the reins to 343 Industries. To mark the occasion, the good people over at Bungie have put together an infographic detailing some mind-boggling multiplayer statistics.

The stats cover all of the Halo games from Halo 2 upwards. They include numbers for things like number of multiplayer games played per title; kills per weapon; amount of playtime in minutes and more. It also includes the amount of multiplayer kills over the last ten or so years, which equates to more deaths than there have ever been people on planet Earth. Hit the jump for the infographic and click to embiggen.

Source: Bungie.net
Via: Kotaku