Microsoft has announced
that Halo 4 will launch worldwide on November 6, 2012. The game is set four years after the events in Halo 3
. Master Chief returns to confront his destiny and face an ancient evil that threatens the fate of the entire universe. The game is already available
for pre-order on Amazon.com.
Phil Spencer, corporate vice president of Microsoft Studios, says, "We are beginning a new saga with Halo 4
and embarking on a journey that will encompass the next decade of Halo
games and experiences. Millions of fans worldwide have been eagerly awaiting the opportunity to step back into the boots of Master Chief, and, with Halo 4
leading the charge, we're confident 2012 will be the most successful year in Xbox history."