Master Chief encounters Nomad on the Crysis island. Both are armed with small arms, assault rifles, and grenades. No sniping or rocket launchers. Master Chief has his Mjolnir Armor and Nomad has the Nanosuit.
"The Daemon lied with every breath. It could not help itself but to deceive and dismay, to riddle and ruin. The more we conversed, the closer I drew to one singularly ineluctable fact: I would gain no wisdom here."