Halo 5 Guardian has a little teaser trailer that is quite succinct and sexy. Involves a sniper round being spent into the iconic helmet of Master Chief. Looks like someone’s gunning for Spartan 117. Like anything’s new there:
But Xbox and 343 Industries want you to hunt for the truth, and the video has a gem you may have missed. If you slowed it down you may have caught it. As they usually say, a bullet doesn’t care who it touches, but this bullet was meant for someone very specific:
And with Halo: Nightfall setting the tone for what is to come, i.e. Agent Locke, in Halo 5: Guardians, it feels like something colossal is crowning just over the horizon. This is capped off ever so sweetly like an pipe bomb with an engaging recording of a skit featuring a war journalists who is on the verge of uncovering the greatest mystery of the Halo universe: Spartan 117, the Master Chief.
And listening to Episode 00 of a war journalist asking big questions that go to the core of the Halo universe is enough to whet Halo fans appetite: Who is the Master Chief, and is he on our side:
Is “Halo 5” shaping out to be a more narrative based gameplay in terms of character driven storytelling and plots? What do you think the big twist will be? What did Master Chief do to be considered a traitor? Give us your thoughts in the comments section!