Return of the Chief - Halo 4 lands in Ireland

Former Irish Rugby Players, Malcolm O’Kelly and David Wallace lined out for the launch of the most anticipated blockbuster Game of the Year, ‘Halo 4’ which is due to hit store shelves from midnight tonight.

Hundreds of rabid fans flocked to the launch party at Dublin’s 4 Dame Lane, to be amongst the first to experience the year’s most anticipated game for Xbox 360. There are were over 50 midnight store openings around the country.

“Halo 4” is the next blockbuster installment of the iconic franchise that has shaped entertainment history and defined a generation of gamers. Developed by 343 Industries, “Halo 4” continues the story of the series’ iconic hero the Master Chief as he returns to confront his destiny and face an ancient evil that threatens the fate of the entire universe.

The standard edition of “Halo 4” will be available for 69.99 (EUR ERP), and the Limited Edition, which includes an extended 90-minute version of the live-action digital series “Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn” and additional content, will be available for 89.99 (EUR ERP). Fans can also pick up the Xbox 360 Limited Edition “Halo 4” Console Bundle for 329.99 (EUR ERP) and a standalone Xbox 360 Limited Edition “Halo 4” Wireless Controller for 49.99 (EUR ERP).