Update 7: Another little update from Frankie, not worth it's own article so I'll add it here.
Update 6: More pics!!
Update 5: One more from Señor Ellis:
Update 4: Big update includes comments from Ellis, Frank and Louis:
Loads more after the jump:
Really interesting about the Ordnance drops at the end there, first time I've heard it described like that. Sounds like a really fun extension.
UPDATE 2: Frankie just dropped some comments on NeoGaf (under his new forum persona)
UPDATE: Louis Wu of Halo.Bungie.org just posted his thoughts from the event on NeoGaf:
Microsoft invited some VIP special guests to a hotel in New York overnight for an exclusive Halo 4 playdate. I was not one of those people. Sadface.
Details and first hand impressions are scarce, but I'll update this page as news filters out today. For now take a look at these blurry screens.