Halo®—one of the most iconic video game franchises in history—comes to Dark Horse! Before she was a supersolider defending humanity as part of the Spartan-IV program, Sarah Palmer was an ODST—Orbital Drop Shock Trooper—carrying out the most dangerous missions behind enemy lines! Join her on her dramatic journey from the ranks of humanity's toughest leathernecks to the highest echelon of elite warriors in the galaxy. Collects the three-issue miniseries. * A new era of Halo® comics begins at Dark Horse! * The Halo franchise has sales eclipsing $3 billion over its lifetime! * From one of the writers on Halo 4—comics veteran Brian Reed!
_Halo_one of the most iconic video game franchises in historycomes to Dark Horse! The _UNSC Infinity_, the UNSC's newest and most sophisticated flagship, proves to be a tempting target for a group of insurgents. It's up to Sarah Palmer and a bunch of rookie Spartans to defend _Infinity_, but are they up to the task? The origin of Spartan Sarah Palmer! The _Halo_ franchise has sales eclipsing $3 billion over its lifetime! From one of the writers on Halo 4comics veteran Brian Reed!
The conclusion of this three-part series reveals the story of how Commander Sarah Palmer became a Spartan-IV and leads directly into the exciting new mobile game from 343 Industries, _Halo: Spartan Assault_. Sarah Palmer and her new comrade Spartans are thrust into action when a violent insurgent group attempts to seize the UNSC flagship _Infinity_. Is their Spartan cunning a match for the insurgents' brilliant guerrilla tactics? * _Halo_one of the largest video games franchisescomes to Dark Horse!
_Halo_one of the largest video game franchisescomes to Dark Horse! Before she was a supersoldier defending humanity as part of the Spartan IV program, Sarah Palmer was an ODSTOrbital Drop Shock Troopercarrying out the most dangerous missions behind enemy lines! A new era of _Halo_ comics begins at Dark Horse! The origin of Sarah Palmerand the Spartan IV program! The _Halo_ franchise has sales eclipsing $3 billion over its lifetime. From one of the writers on _Halo 4_comics veteran Brian Reed!
The ongoing saga of one of the largest video game franchises in history gets the deluxe oversized treatment in this indispensable hardcover! Witness the electrifying exploits of the UNSC Spartans--including the origin of Sarah Palmer, the thrilling return of the Master Chief, and more--as they defend humanity across the galaxy! Showcasing chapters written by Halo(R) 5: Guardians lead writer Brian Reed and Halo 4 senior writer Chris Schlerf, this substantial volume collects Halo: Initiation #1-#3 and Halo: Escalation #1-#12, and features creator annotations exclusive to this edition, a complete cover gallery, and a selection of never-before-seen sketches! "Halo: Escalation is a developing series that is awesome." -Unleash the Fanboy "Start reading Halo: Escalation now." -Geeked Out Nation "If you haven't read any of the Halo: Escalation comics so far, the time to jump in is now... This new arc promises to contain everything wonderful about Halo and Halo stories, and I have confidence they will be able to uphold that promise." -The Daily Crate
The genre-defining videogame series Halo explodes in an epic saga following a unit of elite soldiers known as Spartans and their struggle to save humanity from the alien Covenant. The ongoing saga of one of the largest video game franchises in history reprinted in a size perfect for the bookshelf. Witness the electrifying exploits of the UNSC Spartans--including the origin of Sarah Palmer, the thrilling return of the Master Chief, and more--as they defend humanity across the galaxy!
The Master Chief’s origin story! In the year 2517, humanity’s last hope is with Dr. Catherine Halsey, the SPARTAN-II program, and one six-year-old boy: John-117. Kidnapped and ruthlessly trained, John endures and rises as the leader of the Spartans: he becomes the Master Chief! These legendary heroes are entrusted with stopping the Covenant at all costs…but will their harrowing biological augmentation and unparalleled MJOLNIR armor be enough to rise to victory? * From the lead writer of Halo 5: Guardians! * A perfect companion for the Halo: The Fall of Reach animated series!
The Fall of New Phoenix, Master Chief's return to action and a dark plot by the Office of Naval Intelligence - all in this volume collecting Halo: Escalation issues #7-#12 by Brian Reed. After working directly with the developers of Mass Effect for their series of graphic novel adaptations, Dark Horse have now become the publisher of choice for many video game companies, and this latest addition looks set to become one of the smash hits of 2014.