Inside each Xbox One X is Halo’s iconic hero riding a scorpion. Enthusiasts discovered the engraving on the system’s motherboard.
This wouldn’t be the first easter egg we’ve seen embedded in a Microsoft system. When the Xbox One S launched last year, industrious fans found a cutesy engraving of Master Chief on the optical disc drive bracket.
You’ll be able to look at the etching yourself when the Xbox One X launches on November 7 – although doing so will probably void your warranty.
We recently travelled to a preview event for the system, and got some hands-on time with its games. You can read our thoughts here.