The final reveal of Microsoft’s press conference was a teaser for Halo 4. Cortana is desperately trying to wake up Master Chief from cryosleep as the ship from the closing moments of Halo 3 is explodes. Master Chief finally awakens and makes a daring escape from the burning vessel, only to come face to face with a giant alien ship before the footage fades out.
Halo 4 will be hitting store shelves Holiday 2012. Oh, and in case you were worried there was going to be a less John-177 in your life, this is the start of a new trilogy in the series. We’ll be seeing plenty of Halo in the years ahead.