Greater Chicago Industrial Zone
|Greater Chicago Industrial Zone|
More than 6-7 million[note 1]
Third most populous city in the URNA
The Greater Chicago Industrial Zone, alternatively "the Zone" or Chicago, is a human metroplex in the United Republic of North America on Earth. It is located on the shore of Lake Michigan, in the former state of Illinois.
The city of Chicago was originally settled around 1780.
Formerly a city of the United States of America, the Zone is now a vast urban sprawl covering large parts of what used to be the states of Illinois, Wisconsin, and Indiana. The Great Lakes Spaceport is located near the city. A UNSC recruiting center existed on the city's older near-north side.
- Industrial Zone 08
- Blackstone Avenue
- Halsted Street
- The Seropian
- Dog and Pony
- Gut Check
- Severe Tire Damage
- Cottage Grove Terminal
Chicago had its own child services, the Zone Protective Services The city maintained a Maglev train system. It ran along the same elevated system that older trains used to run on. The Zone also had a police force that drove white and blue sedans.
Many residents of the city considered themselves American, despite the city not formally being part of the United States.
Architecture and urban design
List of appearances
- Halo: Combat Evolved (First mentioned)
- Halo 2 (First appearance)
- Halo: Contact Harvest
- Halo: Escalation (Mentioned only)
- Halo: Smoke and Shadow
- Halo: Fireteam Raven (Mentioned only)
- Halo: Outpost Discovery (Mentioned only)