Halo Spartan Assault is coming to Windows 8 product lines as it makes it debut as a top down shooter for the first time in the series long running history. Now Halo fans can play the game like never before. Available this July only on Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 “Halo: Spartan Assault” is being developed by 343 Industries in conjunction with Vanguard Games.
About Halo Spartan Assault:
Set between the events of “Halo 3” and “Halo 4,” “Halo: Spartan Assault” explores the first missions of the Spartan Ops programme and dives deeper into the backstory of the Human-Covenant wars. Play through the eyes of either Commander Sarah Palmer or Spartan Davis stationed aboard the UNSC Infinity as they fight in never-before-seen battles against Covenant forces.
With 25 unique missions featuring unrivalled action and intensity, the single-player experience allows you to compete against friends in Leaderboards or hone your skills with Weekly Challenges. Replay the missions to collect more than 40 in-game Achievements and Medals. For fans who already have a prospering Spartan career aboard the UNSC Infinity, “Halo: Spartan Assault” lets you earn experience points (XP), all-new Achievements, and emblems for your “Halo 4” Spartan, with additional integration features available after launch.