Yes. Halo Reach is a standalone game, and if thats the one you want to play, then you can buy only Halo Reach. To reiterate, you can buy Halo Reach without MCC.
Can you play halo reach without the Master Chief collection?
Theres no way to play Halo 3 or Reach on PC without playing the MCC versions and no way to pull in legacy stats, those are tied to the Xbox 360 versions.
Do you need Master Chief Collection to play Halo Reach Xbox?
If you are an Xbox Game Pass subscriber, you can play Halo: The Master Chief Collection as part of your subscription. This includes the Halo: Reach DLC. To play: Sign in to your Xbox One or Xbox Series X|S console using your account with an active Xbox Game Pass subscription.
Can I buy Halo 4 alone?
All you have to do is buy the DLC for the game you want. Steam will yell at you since you dont own the base game but buying the DLC will automatically add MCC to your library.
Will Xbox gold ever be free?
Microsoft will discontinue Xbox Live Gold and make multiplayer free, its claimed. In January, Microsoft reversed plans to increase the price of a six-month Xbox Live Gold subscription by 50% to $60.
Does game PASS ultimate replace gold?
Xbox Game Pass Ultimate includes all the benefits of Xbox Live Gold, plus over 100 high-quality console and PC games. Joining Xbox Game Pass Ultimate automatically upgrades your existing Xbox Live Gold, Xbox Game Pass for Console, Xbox Game Pass for PC, and/or EA Play (purchased through Xbox) memberships.