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Epic Rap Battles of History: Halo’s Master Chief vs 300’s Leonidas

The epically popular Youtube series Epic Rap Battles of History is back with a brand new episode to continue Season 2. This time, Nice Peter and EpicLLOYD play the parts of Halo’s Master Chief and 300’s Leonidas, battling it out for rap supremacy. The video, which debuted yesterday, is already well on its way to 250,000 views. Master Chief vs Leonidas is the follow-up to the series opener, Hitler vs Darth Vader Part 2, which has racked up over 13 million views in less than 2 months.

Epic Rap Battles of History is a live-action music comedy series produced by Maker Studios where historical characters settle their differences through rap battles. Past rap battles have included Napoleon Bonaparte vs. Napoleon Dynamite, Beethoven vs. Justin Bieber and John Lennon vs. Bill O’Reilly. The series stars the shows’ creators, popular internet personalities Nice Peter and EpicLLOYD. In its first season, the series averaged 20 million views per episode.

The battle of Master Chief vs Leonidas is available for download on iTunes, in addition to the rest of the Epic Rap Battle catalog. For more info on the series and to purchase Epic merchandise, visit the official site at www.epicrapbattlesofhistory.com.