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A first person shooter game for the Xbox 360 console. It is the first game in a new trilogy called the Reclaimer trilogy. It is the eighth installment in the Halo series.

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How to join spartan ops matchmaking

I am finding it incredibly hard to join a multiplayer matchmaking in spartan ops. I have ended up waiting more than 15-30 mins without a single join even though there are around 150 players currently ...
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What is the easiest way to get the “Midnight Launch” achievement?

I've been Halo achievement hunting, and I realized the hardest one will be Midnight Launch. I've been searching and there are many methods, but what's the best way to get it.
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How to get the 6 extra specializations on Halo 4 with an offline profile?

I have reached SR70 with my offline profile on Halo 4. As far as I can tell, the only way to get a higher rank/specialization is by going on Xbox Live, which will reset my XP (not an option). How can ...
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How do I play Halo 4 against bots?

I would really like to know how to play Halo 4 "slayer" against computer bots. I have looked at many different sites and can not find anything that is relevant to my question.
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Halo 4 multiplayer difficulty settings

I was playing Halo 4 multiplayer with some friends last night and I noticed that certain players were harder to kill than others. After one has killstreaks do you become easier to kill or does the ...
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how many achievements are there in Halo 4? [closed]

I want to get all of the achievements, even on veteran. How many are there and how long would it take to get them all? What do I have to do for some of the hardest ones?
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What happened between Halo 3 and Halo 4?

I just got Halo 4 yesterday. I am plating through the campaign, but I am a little confused. It seems like a lot has changed since the end of Halo 3. I assume there are books that explain ...
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Halo 4 War games Map pass problem

I bought the war games map pass, then entered Halo 4 after it, I checked the Xbox Live Market Place trough Halo 4 and downloaded the 3 map packs, but still I'm not seeing any of the playlist. I saw a ...
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Is Master Chief a human or some sort of robot/alien?

In the Halo trilogy, Master Chiefs face is never shown. I think he's human at least but I'm not quite sure. I have searched online but nothing really answered my question. Does anyone know what he ...
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Is the Halo 4 GOTY edition DLC on the disc or an included code?

Is the Game of the Year edition's included downloadable content downloaded from the disc or included as single-use codes?
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Where do I go next in Reclaimer?

I'm not sure if I've come across a bug, or if I'm just missing something obvious. In the Halo 4 campaign, I'm stuck in the mission Reclaimer, and I can't seem to progress the game any further. I was ...
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How can I play Halo 4 offline Split screen VS.?

I want to play Halo 4 offline with friends. We want to play against each other. Anyone knows how to play offline split screen vs?
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How can I play Halo 4's Spartan Ops?

I have this problem in Halo 4's Spartan Ops. Every time I want to play season 1 and the other seasons it has a warning sign saying "content missing on all of the mission selections" and down the ...
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Do the armours change your strength?

Does armour (Etc recruit and hazop and all that) increase defence or fire power or anything?
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Do Spartan Ops Missions Go Away?

I purchased and played Halo 4 when it was released last winter. I only played one Spartan Ops mission. I had only downloaded the first episode at that point (it was the only one out at the time), so ...
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Halo 4 graphics are low

I have Xbox 360 4GB version(regret that I've bought this version). When I compare graphics of my Halo 4 with Halo 4 multiplayer videos on YouTube, mine is much worse. I've installed some extra data on ...
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Specialization Name

In multiplayer, when you reach SR-130, can you change the specialization name displayed below your Spartan? For example, if you choose Stalker as your last specialization, will it be set to "Stalker" ...
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How do I play Spartan Ops?

Please don't laugh at me unless you just have to. My son and I have never played Halo before (and mostly lame family wii games). I wanted to be a cool Dad and get him Halo 4. We've watched all ...
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Do ordnance drops need a path to the sky to work?

I am creating a forge map on HALO 4. It is made for 4v4, and I know I need ordnance drops on the map for it to work in HALO 4's Community Forge Tester playlist (I think). I am using the map IMPACT, ...
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In Halo 4, how does one level up their specialization that they've chosen after reaching level 50?

The question is really in the title. (oops.) Is there some kind of special assignment I have to do to rank up my specialization, or do I continue to rank up normally? (I picked Stalker, and I don't ...
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What is the “fourth” Halo 4 ordnance slot?

I spotted this in a recent Halo 4 video: The player has just got their ordnance drop, which consists of a Rocket Launcher, a Railgun, and an overshield. There's also the "two arrow" icon at the top ...
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How do I change my camera view?

Is there a way to change the camera view while playing to show the man I am playing with?
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How can I choose which chapter to play in Spartan Ops?

I have completed chapter one with friends in a private match and I just finished playing chapter 2 online, but there does not seem to be an option to choose which chapter to play when online ...
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How do I deploy the personal ordnance drop?

I've had the ordinance drop icon in Halo 4 infinity multiplayer on my screen (upper middle center). My question is what button do I press to select/deploy the ordinance drop? I can't find any help on ...
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“Players failed to load content” when starting the Midnight mission

I am unable to play the Midnight mission in Halo 4. The error message I get is Player failed to load content. A player maybe missing downloadable content. I have inserted the second disk and ...
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How do I download the Crimson Map Pack if I own the War Games Map Pass?

I purchased the War Games Map Pass, which says that it includes the three map packs, but now that the Crimson Map Pack has been released, I still do not have it, and the store item says not to ...
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Is there a bug with the “Dedicated to Crimson” Achievement?

I know I am a little behind the ball, but I just recently completed all chapters in the first 5 episodes of Spartan Ops. I believe this entitles me to the "Dedicated to Crimson" Achievement. ...
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Halo 4 Spartan Ops Series/Episodes release schedule? [closed]

What is the release schedule for Series 1 of Spartan Ops? I've heard there might be a break over christmas, is this true amd why?
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What qualifies as an “automatic loadout weapon”?

Similar to the "precision loadout weapon" challenges, several challenges have asked for kills with "automatic loadout weapons"? Are all non-"precision" starter weapons automatic? What weapons qualify ...
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Is Halo 4 Achievement Lone Wolf Legend based on local console memory only?

I completed Halo 4 missions 1, 3, 6, and 7 solo on Legendary. After a week of not playing, much of my local Halo 4 memory was erased, the Infinity mode introduction played again: Armor and loadouts ...
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Halo 4 armor unlocks commendation

In Halo 4, I've notice in the armor customization after I got the novice commendation that now it shows an armor piece that can be mastered. Is it mastered to the maxumun rank of the commendation ...
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How do I see my kills / deaths while playing online?

I'm just trying to figure out how to see my kills and deaths for the current match I'm playing.
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Weak points/Ways to damage a Hunter/Weapon choice

Weapon Weakness - Specifically address weakness to Spartan, Covenant, and Promethean weapons in detail. Include the area to target if appropriate. I think a good measure would be how many hits on ...
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What qualifies as a “precision loadout weapon”?

Several challenges have asked for kills with "precision loadout weapons"? What weapons qualify and do you need to start with them?
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Is “The Challenger” achievement broken in Halo 4?

There is an Halo 4 achievement that reads: The Challenger Complete 25 Challenges. My Spartan record shows 25 challenges complete, but I don't have this achievement. What am I missing? Is ...
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Does the Gunner Mod from the Pathfinder Armor work on stationary guns in addition to vehicle guns

Some turrets have an overheat element just like those found on vehicles. Does the gunner mod improve stationary gun overheat, or does it just work on vehicles and improve walking speed with detached ...
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Is there a benefit to “pulsing” the Mantis machine gun?

When playing with the Mantis (as I am lent to doing extensively on the "Two Giants" Spartan Ops in Episode 3) I find that the machine gun overheats constantly. In past games, I found out after quite ...
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What can I do about griefing in Spartan Ops?

Recently I've been playing more Spartan Ops Matchmaking, because the experience gain is so much better. However, I've run into a continuous stream of scumbags who shoot me in the back, plasma pistol ...
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How many enemies of each type in Spartan Ops missions

I am trying to work on commendations. This would be accelerated if I knew the headcount of each enemy type in a given game. Then I could focus on missions to grind each commendation to completion.
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Do I get anything for collecting log entries?

In various points in the game there are "log entries" similar to terminals except that there is no onscreen indication of any progress or benefit by accessing them. I realize that they provide some ...
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How does the Thruster Pack work?

The rest of the Armor Abilities are really straightforward, but the Thruster Pack just appears to sputter about for a few seconds when I activate it (instead of being "a powerful burst of movement ...
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How do I get Ordnance?

I have noticed that I sometimes get access to an "Ordnance Drop" similar to killstreak rewards in the Call of Duty series. I know that I am getting it for doing things, but I'd like to know how many ...
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Do the post level 50 specalizations provide anything apart from armor?

After you reach SR 50 in Halo 4 you get to choose a specalization such as Wetwork, Operator, Stalker, etc and these levels go through from 1 - 10. Once you have your chosen unlock, do they grant you ...
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When is the right time to use the DMR and the Battle Rifle?

Halo 4 has both the DMR (see in Halo: Reach) and the Battle Rifle (first appeared in Halo 2, firing three-burst shots) and for the first time they both appear in the same game, avalible as a primary ...
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How do I access my fileshare outside the game?

Previous installments of the Halo series let you access your fileshare outside the game to queue downloads, and share files. I can't seem to figure out how to do this for Halo 4. I'm most interested ...
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How do I assassinate a Knight for “Knight in White Assassination?”

The achievement "Knight in White Assassination" requires that you've: Assassinated a Knight in any Spartan Ops mission. Knights are not really known for standing still with their backs turned - ...
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What is a 'Turn and Burn'?

I was attacking the enemy base in a banshee, and the game announced "Turn and Burn". It doesn't show up as a medal on Waypoint. What is it?
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Can I steal an enemy-occupied Wraith?

In Ye Olde Reach days, it used to be a favorite pastime of mine (in the campaign/firefight especially) to kill the gunner on an enemy wraith, stun it with an overcharged plasma pistol shot, and then ...
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How do I get a “Distraction” medal?

The text says: Distract an opponent who is then killed. What counts as "distraction"? It seems like if I merely damage them and someone else kills them that would be interpreted as an "assist". ...
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In Regicide, how do you become the king?

I've played several rounds of Regicide, and I can't for the life of me figure out how to become the king. Occasionally I get it, but it doesn't seem tied to me killing the king, which happens ...