"It's jam-packed with beautiful concept art and sketches" – The Verge
"Great for fans of the series, art book collectors, and those who are looking for a gift for the Halo fan that has most everything from the series already but doesn't yet have this book." – Total Gaming Network
"Art lovers and fans of the series will love this book. So if you’re able to put down your controller for a moment and take a break from some war games, pick up Awakening: The Art of Halo 4, you’re bound to be glad that you did." – Gamer Exchange
"This book is a testament to those people who worked tirelessly to create a visually appealing game." – Gaming Bolt
“The quality is outstanding and will make an excellent addition to any Halo fan's collection.” - Co-Optimus
“A lavish coffee-table book that provides a detailed look at art created specifically for the new version of the game.” – Military.com
"If you are any kind of fan of Halo, then this book is a must-buy for you"
"this book will leave you almost as breathless as the game itself.” – Shattered Ravings