- "We're not saints. But we are gonna win this fucking war and I'd rather have you on the winning side."
- — Marcus Fenix to Tai Kaliso
Battle of Irohma IslandEdit
During the Battle of Irohma Island, Marcus Fenix met Tai Kaliso after Tai's home village had been massacred by the UIR. Marcus told Tai that even though the COG weren't saints, Tai should join them so that he could be on the winning side and avenge his family.