By William C. Dietz
Achieve HAS FALLEN.
THE COVENANT warfare computing device RAGES ON.
HUMANITY’S final wish LIES WITH THE group OF THE PILLAR OF AUTUMN—THE INDOMITABLE CAPTAIN JACOB KEYES, employees SERGEANT AVERY JOHNSON, THE AI CORTANA, 1000's OF FEARLESS MARINES . . . AND SPARTAN 117, THE grasp CHIEF.
Having slightly escaped the conflict for succeed in, the staff of the Pillar of Autumn is pressured to make a bounce into Slipspace in hopes of evading the big alien alliance hell-bent on wiping out humanity. yet their vacation spot brings them to an historical secret and a good larger struggle.
In this far-flung nook of the universe floats a magnificently large man made ring international . . . a build from a protracted misplaced race. The humans’ in simple terms wish of survival is to crash land on its floor and take the conflict opposed to the Covenant to the ground.
But they quickly notice that this enigmatic ring global is way greater than it sort of feels. outfitted 100,000 years in the past via a civilization often called the Forerunners, this “Halo” is worshipped by way of the Covenant---a sacred artifact that they desire will entire their spiritual quest for meant transcendence. they'll cease at not anything to manage it.
Engaged in a fierce flooring conflict, grasp leader and Cortana pass deep into the Halo build to discover a gloomy mystery; this enigmatic ring global can also be the universe’s most threatening weapon. Its function: the destruction of all sentient existence. For the Forerunners outfitted the Halo to conflict the universe’s so much vicious enemy---a almost unstoppable and unexpectedly reawakened strength often called The Flood.