All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn’

Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn Nominated For Emmy

Last fall, in the run-up to the November release of Halo 4, Microsoft Studios released a five-part live-action mini-series called Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn. The series provided some back story for the Halo 4 campaign and was a surprisingly good live-action addition to the Halo lore. The mini-series has now been nominated for an Emmy Award. The nomination isn’t …

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Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn Episode 5 – The Rescue

The conclusion to Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn gives a glimpse into what it would be like to be one of those UNSC soldiers that occasionally accompany Master Chief on his adventures. I can’t speak for others, but I barely notice when one of those soldiers dies while playing a Halo game. Thankfully for Forward Unto Dawn, the real Master …

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Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn Episode 4 Reveals a Savior

Previous episodes of Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn have focused on Thomas Lasky – both his past and the struggles he faces at the academy as a result of his temperament and his family’s UNSC fame. This week’s episode propels Lasky into a leadership position and forces him to disregard his hesitations. For those who haven’t been keeping up with …

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Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn Episode 3 Kicks Up the Action

When I spoke with the executive producers of Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn this week it was hinted at that the series would be taking an action-packed turn. Today, the third episode was unveiled and it certainly doesn’t disappoint. For those unaware, Forward Unto Dawn is a live-action Halo web series that follows the early story of Thomas Lasky, a …

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Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn Producers Talk Live-Action Halo

Speaking with Lydia Antonini and Josh Feldman, it’s clear they have a passion for digital media. The two are executive producers for Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn, a series that delves into the deep back-story of the Halo universe, while also setting up some of the events and relationships seen in Halo 4. Both are veterans of digital content and …

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Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn Episode 2 Released

Today the second episode of the live-action Halo web series Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn was released on Machinima and Halo Waypoint. For those who haven’t seen the first episode, the series chronicles the training of Hastati Squad, a group of recruits to the UNSC Corbulo Academy of Military Science. The UNSC is as war with insurrectionist colonists on disparate …

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Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn Episode 1 Premieres

Today the live-action Halo web series Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn premiered. For the last few weeks, Halo Waypoint and Machinima Prime have been releasing short trailers for the series, giving a preview of what the series will hold. Forward Unto Dawn will air in weekly installments up until the release of Halo 4 on November 6th. The story will …

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Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn “Squad” Trailer Released

The last in a series of short previews for the upcoming Halo 4 webseries Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn was released today. The series is a prequel to the Halo video games, set in a time before the Human-Covenant war began. The UNSC’s primary concern is “insurrectionists” who are vying for their freedom from UNSC oversight. The series’ story will …

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Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn “Lecture” Trailer Released

It’s Friday, and that means the release of another Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn special preview. For those who havent seen the previous previews, Forward Unto Dawn is an upcoming live-action Halo web series set at the beginning of the human-Covenant war. The previews of the series have shown cadets at the UNSC’s Corbulo Academy enlisting and dealing with their …

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New Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn “Joyride” Preview Released

343 Industries, the developer behind Halo 4, today released the newest preview for its upcoming web series, Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn. The series is a prequel to the Halo videogames, and depicts UNSC recruits as they train at a military academy. The story of the series will lead into that of Halo 4, depicting how a leader on the …

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Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn “Cryo” Trailer Revealed

The next in the special series of previews for the upcoming web series Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn has arrived, and it shows how poetic (and scary) the prospect of cryogenic sleep can be. Forward Unto Dawn is a live-action web series set at the beginning of the human/covenant war. The previous trailer for the series showed the hesitations and …

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New Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn Trailer Highlights UNSC Recruits

The latest preview for Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn has been released, and this time it focuses on UNSC recruits. Forward Unto Dawn is an upcoming live-action web series meant to introduce people to the Halo universe in anticipation of the Halo 4 launch. Despite the sci-fi trappings of the Halo series, the games are about war. That Microsoft and …

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