Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn live-action series due this October
Prequel series to take fans back to the beginning of the Human/Covenant war.
Michael Plant is chief editor and writer of gaming ezine and blog GamesCatalyst.com, as well as editor of 'The Independent'’s games review printed in the Saturday supplement 'Information'. Established in February 2011, Games Catalyst endeavours to bring its unique brand of fact and satire to the videogaming community and, in tandem with 'The Independent', hopefully turn a few non-believers on to gaming while we’re at it.
Tuesday 03 July 2012
Microsoft has announced "Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn", a live-action digital series that 'takes fans back to the terrifying beginning of the Human/Covenant war'.
The prequel series is set to focus on a young cadet who will eventually become a leader aboard the UNSC’s greatest vessel: the UNSC Infinity, after he’s inspired to greatness following an early encounter with the Master Chief.
Created in partnership with top Hollywood talent from film, television and new media, “Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn” brings ‘a brand new Halo story to life on a scale never before seen in the Halo Universe,’ according to an official statement.
The series will debut this October on Microsoft’s Halo Waypoint service as a five episode series, as well as on gaming website Machinima.
Microsoft have confirmed that The limited edition version of Halo 4 will include access to the “Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn” Special Edition via Halo Waypoint, which includes additional footage, as well as exclusive fiction and behind-the-scenes content.
A short teaser trailer is available to view now on Halo Waypoint.
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