It's perhaps Halo's most impractical and "unrealistic" (relative term!) weapon, but also one of its most iconic: the Needler, pointy purple death-dealer of the Covenant. A weapon which, for one show only, is making an appearance in the real world, courtesy of Volpin Props.

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Volpin's Harrison Krix put the thing together, giving it not just a proper finish but even adding wiring so it could glow like the "real" thing.

Needler, Halo 4/Reach [Volpin Props]