Halo ‘Spartan Assault’ Coming for Microsoft Windows 8

haloPZ(Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) – Microsoft is using some Halo magic to beef up its Windows 8 desktop and mobile offerings.

Developers 343 Industries and Vanguard Games recently announced Halo: Spartan Assault available for OS 8 devices including Windows Phone 8sometime in July.

The 1-person “top down shooter” occurs between Halo 3 and Halo 4 wherein gamers assume the role of either Commander Sarah Palmer or Spartan Davis to battle Covenant forces as part of the Spartan Ops program.

The game features 25 missions along with 40 medals and achievements. Watch a trailer below from HaloWaypoint: