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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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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 November 2012 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Chicago, Illinois, USA

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Unlike previous games in the series, this game reveals the face of Master Chief, however, his eyes are remained concealed under shadow. See more »

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Cortana: It's almost like those Sentinels want us to get the particle cannons offline.
Master Chief: This could be a trap.
Cortana: You say that like there's a second possibility.
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Multiplayer changed too much
9 September 2013 | by bradleynewthSee all my reviews

Okay, first off for Halo 4. I think that all around it was a good game, but things that I think that they messed up with was how they had multiplayer set up. 343 made Halo 4 play like Call of Duty, by giving you a built in sprint ability, killstreaks, taking out the feel of Halo in my eyes. Halo used to be the rush for the power weapon of the certain map, that was super fun running in trying to get the sword in Halo 2. Halo 3 they gave you equipment which were good, and not overpowered which added a new element on the battlefield. Halo: Reach started to change a bit, but they kept the Halo feel in it, they gave you a loadout with the standard spawn in weapons and armor abilities giving you a choice on how you wanted to play, but they also kept the rush for the weapons on the map. Then Halo 4 took all of that out, you had all you needed with you (killstreaks for weapons, and power-ups) taking out the rush element that always made Halo fun, this is solely my opinion. the Campaign was pretty good though, too short for me


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