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Battle of Bliss

Halo Bliss

An excerpt from Intersystem News describing the tragic events on Bliss, dated April 6th, 2526.



The Battle of Bliss was a Covenant attack on the outer colony world of Bliss on February 13th, 2526.  On this day, 45 Covenant ships entered the system containing the planet Bliss and wiped out the entire human presence, including glassing the planet and killing millions.  The three UNSC ships in-system were destroyed within  one minute of engaging the Covenant fleet.



These events are referenced in Halsey's Journal which can be found in the video game Halo: Reach Limited Edition and Halo: Reach Legendary Edition.


Earlier Event: December 3
Battle of Alpha Corvi II
Later Event: March 1
Second Battle of Harvest