The latest instalment of Halo, one of the most popular video game franchises ever is out today.
Halo: Spartan Assault is only on Windows 8 PC’s, Tablets and Windows 8 Phone.
The game is set between Halo 3 and Halo 4, you get to play as either Commander Sarah Palmer or Spartan Davis stationed on the USC Infinity and battle the Covenant over 25 levels.
The game itself is designed around the technology it’s on with touch controls being fully implemented, however PC gamers can still use a mouse and keyboard.
Halo: Spartan Assault is played top down instead of the usual first person perspective and looks pretty good for it too. As with any Halo game expect a cinematic soundtracks and lots of atmosphere and promises to expand the Halo universe which will be popular with fans.
The game is available on download only via Microsoft’s Window Store and only costs £4.99.
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