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What is included with this book?
This official, comprehensive, authoritative guide to the Halo universe, written in collaboration with 343 Industries, the developers of the “Halo” franchise, marks the first time that a book incorporates the entirety of the “Halo” canon, including the games, books, comics, live-action and animated entertainment, and more.
The book also includes over 50 specially commissioned full-color paintings showcasing vehicles, artificial intelligence, weapons, ships, and never-before-seen aspects of Halo environments. The amazing illustrations come from a variety of renowned illustrators, including Jean-Sébastien Rossbach, Leonid Kozienko, Benjamin Carré, Isaac Hannaford, and 343's internal art team, too.
For the first time ever, the timeline of the Halo universe is available in one place, charting humanity's battles against alien forces of the Covenant, Forerunners, and the Flood--making this book an absolute must-have for Halo fans.
Halo is a worldwide gaming phenomenon that pits soldiers against aliens in an interstellar war. With sales of 65+ million units since 2001, Halo is the largest science fiction video game entertainment brand today, with 6+ billion hours played online and 3.5+ million users per month.
343 Industries is an American video game developer located in Kirkland, Washington. Named after the Halo character 343 Guilty Spark, the company was established in 2009 by Microsoft Studios to oversee the development of the Halo science fiction media franchise. They have served as the lead developers of all Halo games since the release of Halo 4, and will continue to grow the franchise with Halo Wars 2 in 2016 and Halo 6 in 2017.