Halo 4 reviews rounded up

343 Industries-developed Halo sequel scores big.

November 1, 2012 / 09:46 AM EDT / (@salromano)

The review embargo for Halo 4, which goes on sale worldwide next Tuesday, November 6, has been lifted, and the scores have flooded in. Find below a complete roundup of opinions from across the internet, the majority of which award the game at least an eight out of ten in score.

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  • LustEnvy

    I wish I held up on selling my 360 until after Halo 4 and Gears of War came out… ah well…

    • KingOptimusOrigins111

      No, you made a good decision.

      • 浪黒雷 (ro-kurorai)

        C’mon King, cut 343 some slack. Halo and Gears are the only reason for me to ever buy a 360. I hope MS use the same chip providers for Xbox 3 (BC) so I could also enjoy the continuation of one of the better SciFi FPS on the market without having to buy a 360. Hope MS learn from 360 early failures though, and design a more reliable console.

        • KingOptimusOrigins111

          I can’t respond to you from that account. For some reason Sal won’t let me comment but luckily I’m immortal.

          • 浪黒雷 (ro-kurorai)

            Nice one King XD

    • LordKaiser

      If you din’t wanted more than those games then it was not worth having. In my case there’s only 4 games I want on 360 and I won’t buy it for just a few games no mater how good they are. Isold my N64 for the same reason. It was collecting dust. I liked Starfox and Mario 64 and Zelda but I beat them 100% 

      • EspadaKiller

        Same, I didn’t touch my 360 for a long time. Will only be turning on my console for 2 upcoming games, Halo 4 and Gears of War: Exile. After these 2 games I will probably just keep it in a corner to wait for the new Xbox.

  • http://gematsu.com/ Zero

    I guess I need to start playing catch up with the Halo series. I haven’t played the last few Bungie titles quite yet. I know Halo 4 takes place after 3, but I’d like to play the prequel titles before I jump into Halo 4.

    I’m happy for 343, reading some of the reviews shows they have made a great game. I’m very excited about the campaign mode, that’s typically what I play my shooters for anyways. (One of the things that kept me coming back to Halo.)

    • Locksus

      Hey, Zero. Any chance you’d like to play through the campaign with me? Or do you usually play it alone or with a friend of yours?

      • http://gematsu.com/ Zero

        I typically play my shooting games with a friend of mine. We like to play in the same room via split screen.

        In regards to Halo 4, I’m not really sure when I’m going to end up playing/buying the game. I’m already sorta broke, and I have to save my upcoming pay for christmas presents.

        I’m not sure when I will get the chance to play it, Locksus. Sorry about that. =(

        • Locksus

          Nah, it’s completely fine :) I’ll play it with my step brother as I have always played every Halo campaign with him.