Halo 4 is an upcoming video game and the seventh installment in the Halo franchise. Halo 4 is intended to be the first of a new trilogy of Halo series games, named the “Reclaimer Trilogy”.Whereas the previous Halo games were developed by Bungie, Halo 4 will be developed by 343 Industries. The game continues some time after the ending of Halo 3, and marks the return of the Master Chief as the main protagonist. Cortana will also appear in the game. The game will be released Q4, 2012.
Microsoft’s UK entertainment director Stephen McGill sees the release of Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary as a way to introduce a new generation of fans to Halo before the release of Halo 4.