The world is getting a new Halo game this year, Halo 4. That's pretty exciting, I reckon! Many gamers love Halo, but some don't just stop at playing the games. They love dressing up in Halo combat gear. And why wouldn't they?

Here's a sampling of some—certainly not all—of the finest Halo armor cosplays the internet has to offer. And here at Kotaku, we love seeing how various talented cosplayers do their own interpretations of game characters, whether they're faithful, funny, or just interesting.

Have a look at all the Halo combat gear in the above gallery.

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