San Diego Comic Con-2013: Halo Spartan Assault Launching Today

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Microsoft developer 343 Industries just announced the latest Halo release at San Diego Comic Con via the Halo Waypoint website.

The twin-stick-style, third person arcade shooter will launch at 4:00pm PST today for Windows 8 and Windows tablets and phones. The mobile version will be exclusive to Verizon devices until August 16th. The game is set between the events of Halo 3 and Halo 4 and details the early days of the Spartan Ops program with 25 in-game missions, as well as additional in-app content purchases.

Look for the launch of the latest Halo installment later today, and while you’re waiting, check out our coverage of Halo: Spartan Assault cosplay at San Diego Comic Con.