Master Chief Petty Officer John-117 is the main protagonist of the popular Halo first person shooter series on the Microsoft X-BOX consoles which started in 2001 with Halo: Combat Evolved (2001).

So far he appeared in all Halo games, Halo 5: Guardians (2015) is the currently last Halo game while Halo Infinite is currently announced for 2021


Master Chief from the Halo Games: an Overview

Charactername: Master Chief   Developed /Created by Bungie Games
Gameseries:  Halo   First seen on: XBox 
First Game: Halo: Combat Evolved   Year first seen in: 2001 
Last Game: Halo Infinite (2021)
Role(s) and Characteristics: Main Protagonist   Weapons: Lots of Guns
Additional Tags:     Similar Characters:  
Has Relations to: Cortana   See also:  


Official Game Art like promotional Illustrations of Master Chief

Master Chief Halo 4 Concept Game Art

Halo 4 (2012)


Master Chief drawn for the Game-Art-HQ Video Game Character Database


Today in September 2017, the Master Chief is still the Halo main protagonist and one of the few popular video game characters that are still mainly exclusive to the X-Box hardware. Our first illustration of him was drawn by ShadowDee back when we offered a good couple of Steamkeys. 


Master Chief in Game-Art-HQ Art Projects

Master Chief is not yet a part of a Game-Art-HQ Community Art Collaboration

Selected Fan Art and Cosplay Photos of Master Chief

Master Chief Halo 4 Fan Art

Master Chief in Halo 4

by Velimir Kondic



Updates and additions in Master Chief’s Game Art Gallery and Character Overview

25.09.2017 – New Screenshot, small layout changes and the Master Chief illustration by ShadowDee