Halo 4 UNSC Weapons and Sounds

Beginning a series of looks at Halo 4’s new, returning, and revised weapons, Halo Waypoint kicks off the sequence with a video examining the familiar, and occasionally surprising, human weapons used by the Master Chief and the rest of the UNSC.

Below you can see and hear the weapons in action, and get some insight into the objective tech specs, subjective impressions, and advice about how and when to use them from the game’s developers and staff.

Launching worldwide exclusively on Xbox 360 Nov.6, 2012, Halo 4 is the next blockbuster installment of the iconic franchise that has shaped entertainment history and defined a generation of gamers. Developed by 343 Industries, Halo 4 continues the story of the series’ iconic hero Master Chief as he returns to confront his destiny and face an ancient evil that threatens the fate of the entire universe. Halo 4 takes the series in a bold new direction by delivering its most epic and explorative campaign yet, alongside an emotionally resonant story and a groundbreaking multiplayer offering unlike anything before it – setting the stage for an epic new sci-fi saga.

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