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Halo Alpha



January 3[]

January 18[]

  • CFHT-MARS discovers an anomaly nearing human space whilst capturing the Rosette Nebula. This discovery is sent to Dr. Catherine Halsey for evaluation.[2]


February 28[]


May 22[]


June 12[]

June 16[]



August 7[]

August 10[]

  • Johnson arrives in Chicago, URNA, after the botched operation on Tribute. He goes to visit his aunt Marcille, only to find that she had passed away three days ago. In grief, he goes on a drinking spree. Eventually, he is found by Lieutenant Downs.[8]

August 13[]


September 2[]

  • The freighter Horn of Plenty emerges from Slipspace in error, courtesy of a radiation leak, and sends out a distress beacon. The beacon is futile, however, as the ship being attacked and captured by a Covenant vessel.[9]

September 3[]

  • Horn of Plentys navigation box is retrieved by Covenant forces and its contents are analyzed by the Huragok Lighter Than Some. Lighter Than Some finds the vessel's point of origin. The Covenant ship, Minor Transgression, heads off to obtain more spoils.[10]

September 16[]


December 21[]


  • The Prophet of Restraint impregnates a female San'Shyuum, despite his defective genes making it illegal for him to reproduce. With the mother refusing an abortion, a scandal starts brewing over the issue.[14]
  • Minor Transgression's crew launches a raid on the freighter This End Up, killing its captain, Henry Gibson. A while later, Sif reports the attack to al-Cygni, both realizing that it was the only ship in the area with a human crew.[15]




  1. Halo: Evolutions: Dirt, page 105
  2. https://twitter.com/#!/HaloWaypoint/statuses/27451996432760832
  3. Game Informer February 2010 Issue
  4. [1]
  5. http://www.bungie.net/News/content.aspx?type=topnews&cid=12911
  6. Halo: Contact Harvest, page 127
  7. Halo: Contact Harvest, page 41
  8. Halo: Contact Harvest, pages 37-48
  9. Halo: Contact Harvest, page 23
  10. Halo: Contact Harvest, pages 49-59
  11. Halo: Contact Harvest, page 28
  12. Halo: Contact Harvest, page 60
  13. Halo: Contact Harvest, page 68
  14. Halo: Contact Harvest, pages 264-265
  15. Halo: Contact Harvest, pages 96-104