Episode Two: Artifact of Halo 4's Spartan Ops multiplayer mode is coming to Xbox LIVE later today. Jump in for the trailer to get a brief glimpse at what's included with the new episode.

The new trailer for Halo 4's celebrated multiplayer gametype Spartan Ops features a look at what gamers can expect in the new episode, continuing the story arc that was established in Episode One: Departure.

Episode Two: Artifact features five new chapters, each with their own distinct map, objectives, and enemies, combining the Covenant ensemble with the dangerous and lethal Prometheans for an unforgettable and enthralling gametype. The new episode also follows up the investigations of the mysterious artifact discovered in Chapter 5: Core, which actually ends up sending a EMP pulse throughout the UNSC Infinity…

Episode Two: Artifact will be available on Xbox LIVE on Monday Nov. 12, 2012 for free. For more information on Halo 4 or Spartan Ops, be sure to check out Halo Waypoint's official website.