It was announced early by both Microsoft and 343 Industries that the season premiere of Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn, will launch via Machinima’s new channel, Machinima Prime as well as Halo Waypoint. This series will carry fans through until the launch of Halo 4.
For those of you who don’t know about Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn it is a story of heroism and sacrifice on a scale that has never been seen in the “Halo” universe in previous titles. Halo 4 takes fans all the way back to the beginning of the human and Covenant war that leads us to the events of Halo 4. The story will be able to be seen every week for five weeks. That is five episodes setting you up for the worldwide launch of Halo 4.
Halo 4 releases on November 6th and is CURRENTLY available for pre-order in 3 different editions. Fans can pre-order either the standard edition for $59.99 , the Limited Collector’s Edition for $99.99 and the Xbox 360 Limited Edition Halo 4 console bundle $399.99.
“Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn” Special Edition features:
- Special Edition extended 90 minute version of the live-action digital series.
- Exclusive Packaging
- In game content including: Specializations, armour, weapon skins and 9 upcoming multiplayer maps.
- Includes the following bonus content for “Forward Unto Dawn”: 1) In-fiction content expanding the characters and stories of “Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn”, 2) Special Featurette: “Bringing Gaming into Reality” and 3) the Making of “Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn”
Episode 1 is now available below as well as a schedule of the upcoming 4 episodes in the web series.
Forward Unto Dawn Schedule:
· Episode 1: Available above
· Episode 2: Friday October 12 at 11 a.m. BST
· Episode 3: Friday October 19 at 11 a.m. BST
· Episode 4: Friday October 26 at 11 a.m. BST
· Season Finale: Friday November 2 at 10 a.m. BST