The screenshots reveal the Ragnarok map, which is a reimagined version of Valhalla from Halo 3.
Copyright: Microsoft GamesAlso revealed is a new vehicle, the Mantis, a walking tank that towers over players.
Halo 4 is set four years after the events of Halo 3, marking the return of iconic hero Master Chief and representing the beginning of a brand new saga.
In addition to the single-player campaign, Halo 4 will feature a robust multiplayer offering through War Games, which will take place on the Spartan training ship Infinity and will tie into the game's story.
343 Industries recently announced that there will be downloadable class specialisations available for multiplayer, as well as a War Games Map Pass providing access to future DLC maps.
Named 'Best Shooter' and 'Best Multiplayer' during Digital Spy's Best of E3 2012 awards, Halo 4 will be available exclusively on Xbox 360 from November 6 worldwide.
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Watch a trailer for Halo 4 below: