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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Is there a Special Dialog Grunt “Easter egg” in Halo 4?

Previous installments in the series (though not all) featured a special Easter egg encounter with a Special Dialog Grunt. Does Halo 4 feature such an encounter? If so, what are the requirements I ...
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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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Where are the Red versus Blue (RvB) Easter eggs?

You only need one for the "Roses vs Violets" achievement, but how many are there? What are they, and what are their locations? Are they only in Spartan Ops?
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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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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 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 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 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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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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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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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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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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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 are the support upgrades of each armor specialization?

I see that when you reach rank 50 you can begin to unlock "support upgrades" via "armor specializations". It will be a while before I get to that rank, but since I will need to make a choice I'd like ...
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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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Are there enough Spartan Points to unlock everything?

In Halo 4, when you rank up, you receive a certain amount of Spartan Points. (I believe it's one per level, but I don't know that for sure) This "currency" is then used to buy weapons, armor ...
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What is the weak point on the Promethean Watcher?

I find the Crawlers pretty easy to headshot, and the Knights seem to at least take a lot of damage if not one hit when their shields are down, if aiming at the head. The Watchers don't exactly seem ...
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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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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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What are all of the classified codes for Halo Waypoint

What are the classified codes for Halo Waypoint, what does each unlock, and where can the codes be obtained?
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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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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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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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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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Tactics for taking on Knights

Out of all the enemies I have encountered in Halo 4, I'm finding knights the most difficult to handle. Playing the campaign on legendary makes the task of defeating knights even harder. When I ...
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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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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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Is the PAL version of Halo 4 playable on an NTSC Xbox 360?

I have an NTSC Xbox 360. Can I play a PAL Halo 4 on it?
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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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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 do I get the Midnight Launch achievement?

The description for the achievement Midnight Launch is In mission 2, get significant air in the warthog at midnight. Is "midnight" supposed to refer to a location in the level, or do I actually ...
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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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Where are the locations of all the skulls?

In each installment of the previous Halo games, skulls have been hidden as Easter eggs to unlock special abilities or more challenging game modes? What are all of the skulls for Halo 4, and where are ...
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What can I do with Halo 4 and Xbox Smartglass?

The Wikipedia article about Smartglass says that it is compatible with Halo 4 but I can't find any further information about it. Is there anything special I can do with Smartglass interacting with ...
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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 can I quickly gain ranks?

What are the most effective ways to power-level in Halo 4? I know that multiplayer and campaign counts towards the two "Rank up your Spartan-IV to SR-#" achievements ("Not Some Recruit Anymore" and ...
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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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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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How does the game difficulty scale with multiple players?

Pretty simple, but does the game scale the difficulty up/down at all depending on how many people are playing the campaign?