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'HALO 3,' SERIES 1: SPARTANS DEPLOYED
New Spartan Figures with Armor Variations Added
Friday, October 12, 2007

We just couldn't resist. We couldn't help but get excited about the Spartan Armor and add more figures to our first Halo product assortment, due in stores March 2008.

Based on the armor variations from the newest video game blockbuster release, Halo 3, McFarlane Toys is pleased to announce and show off some of the latest additions to our Halo Series 1 assortment.

Much like the Master Chief figure, all of the Spartan figures will be 5 inches tall, with more than18 points of articulation. Each figure will come with an assault rifle and grenade accessories, which can be hand-held or stored on the figure's back or leg. See below for more detailed information and photography of each version of our Spartan figures. To view the new Spartan figures, click here.

Spartan with MJOLNIR Mark VI Armor
- Red Version (available at all retailers)
- White Version (Specialty stores exclusive)
Upon arrival at Cairo station, the Master Chief's heavily damaged Mark V suit was replaced with a Mark VI. This armor was slimmed down even more to increase movement.

Spartan with CQB Armor
- Blue Version (Wal-Mart exclusive)
The Close Quarter Battle (CQB) Armor is a variant of the standard Mark VI MJOLNIR powered battle armor. Specialized to improve survivability in close combat for the SPARTAN-II super soldiers by improving joint mobility.

Spartan with EVA Armor
- Red Version (available at all retailers)
The EVA Armor (EVA) is a variant of the standard Mark VI MJOLNIR powered battle armor, specialized to increase exo-atmospheric endurance and improve mobility in zero gravity for the SPARTAN-II super soldiers.

To see more information about our other Halo 3 product, check our Halo 3 section in the toy catalog here.