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After being awoken from cryogenic sleep, Master Chief crash lands on a planet infested by aliens known as Prometheans.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Cas Anvar ... Dalton (voice)
Laura Bailey ... Rivera / Additional Voices (voice)
Adrienne Barbeau ... Dr. Tillson (voice)
Brian T. Delaney ... Roland / Additional Voices (voice)
Ben Diskin ... Miller (voice)
Jeff Doba ... Glassman (voice)
Steve Downes ... Master Chief (voice)
Jake Eberle ... VO Announcer (voice)
Jennifer Hale ... Sarah Palmer (voice)
Kate Higgins ... Doctor Owen / Additional Voices (voice)
Vedette Lim ... Sarah Palmer
Braden Lynch ... Madsen (voice)
Elle Newlands Elle Newlands ... Grant (voice)
Darren O'Hare ... Thomas Lasky (voice)
Ethan Peck ... Thorne (voice)
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Halo 4 is the start of a new saga in the Master Chief's story. This saga is known as the Reclaimer Saga. At the end of the legendary mode of Halo 3 we see Master Chief Petty Officer John-117 orbiting a planet and hear him say to Cortana "Wake me when you need me". Well now is the time to be needed. The game starts where you last left off in a torn in half ship orbiting a planet around four years after the events of Halo 3. John wakes up to Cortana screaming "John I need you!" This creates the beginning of a new saga. In Halo 4 we see a new breed of enemies called the Prometheans. The Prometheans are AIs created by the Forerunners to protect a planet. Unfortunately you're seen as a threat. However despite being made by the Forerunners the Prometheans have a much darker and more sinister plot. Also aside from the Prometheans, Cortana is turning rampant and has begun to turn on the Master Chief. As a new twist, the Master Chief will be working together with the Spartan IV's the ... Written by Jason Cleary

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Language:

English

Release Date:

6 November 2012 (USA) See more »

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Chicago, Illinois, USA

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quick review of the campaign only
13 November 2012 | by NEXUSNLWSee all my reviews

From the off ill say i didn't get into halo until halo 3, i thought 1 and 2 were lame. 3 i thought was brilliant Reech was even better and ODST was by far the worst of the lot. Halo 4 i went into with high hopes and from the get go things seemed good. Graphically its an awe worthy game. So pretty. the controls are familiar to any halo player and they haven't messed with them at all. Slightly annoying they have taken away the "compass" at the top of the screen showing your next target so that at certain points on the large open areas you can find your self a bit lost. the game play is great and just what you expect from a halo game with a few new little tweeks in there in weapons and abilities, and also some fun flying missions. The new "big bad" the Didact is cool, he looks awesome with or without the armour but my issue is the final confrontation with him. so anti climactic. add to that the fact i completed the campaign in about 4.5/5 hours. just seemed a bit short. so i give halo a seven out of ten. high marks for the graphics and gamplay but marked down for the short story and lame use of a cool looking villain.

as i did say tho this review DOES NOT include anything to do with the multiplayer as i didn't get on there before my mate wanted to take his game home. but all wanna be spartans enjoy the game for what it is


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