HALO ODST lets you play as one of the elite Orbital Drop Shock Troopers. The ODST live their motto “into Hell, feet first” with their HEV pods that drop them behind enemy lines. ODST, sometimes referred to as Hell Jumpers, are hand picked from the best soldiers from every military branch. They undergo intense training and psych evaluations to prepare them for the direst of combat. A prequel to Halo 3, gamers will have to rely on their silenced SMG and wits to survive a secretive mission to New Mombasa. With the help of your teammates you will uncover what really happened between Halo 2 and Halo 3. True fans will enjoy the return of the classic Magnum pistol found in the original Halo: Combat Evolved along with clues about Reach, the planet featured in the upcoming Halo. The game also features an enhanced multiplayer system that includes all the Halo 3 map packs along with bonus maps, and the all-new Co-op firefight mode. Halo ODST is exclusive to the Xbox 360 and comes with a key to the Halo multiplayer beta.