After a complete defeat at the hands of the Forerunners in the ancient times, humanity grew to rebuild and once again thrive on Earth — and beyond. This is the story of the rise of humanity in Halo’s current era.
In our last article, we took a look at how the fearsome and formidable Covenant empire expanded and increased its sphere of influence from the ancient years all the way until the modern era of the Halo timeline.
In this installment, we’re going to shift gears and examine the rise of humans following our defeat in ancient times and how the infamous Spartans of the Halo universe came to be.
Prelude: Rebuilding from the ashes