The armor was designed to be most effective when used in aphotic deep-sea scenarios under the constant duress of extreme pressure and temperature. Specifically in conditions where armor integrity is threatened.
The "Circuit" armor skin was included as a pre-order bonus from Walmart. The "Solid" skin is included with the Champions Bundle.
- The design of the suit resembles the first deep sea diving suits that were made of metal and used reinforced portholes to view out of.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Halo 4: The Essential Visual Guide - page 158
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 Halo Waypoint - Halo 4 Intel - OCEANIC (Defunct, copy on Wayback Machine)
- ↑ Halo 4 - Description: Oceanic (Helmet)