You might not have heard of E.O.Wilson, especially if you're not around Harvard:
Biologist E. O. Wilson, professor emeritus at Harvard University, is a
two-time Pulitzer-winning ant expert who helped develop theories of
island biogeography, chemical ecology, and sociobiology. A leader in
the modern environmental movement, Wilson has devoted his life to
understanding how all forms of life are connected.
First and foremost lets clear up the name, ODST stands for "Orbital
Shock Drop Troopers" who are UNSC special forces trained specifically
for unorthodox warfare missions such as personnel recovery and counter
terrorism. These soldiers sually operate in small combat teams with
your standard sniper, heavy machinery expert, and squad leader.
start out in the game as the Rookie of the group. This squad component
of ODST plays very nicely into the four player co-op mode. The game
begins with your own search for your squad mates after you've been
knocked unconscious after a not so steady landing. In this game there
will be no Cortana in your head to lead the way, largely due to the
fact that you are not Master Chief or even a Spartan for that matter.
ODST is the top trending term on Twitter right now.
Four player co-op. Will someone tell me if it's as fun as L4D? Because if so, ooooh....