'Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn' Dated for Blu-ray

Posted Mon Oct 1, 2012 at 10:00 AM PDT by

The live-action, video game based web series will assault Blu-ray this December.

In an early announcement to retailers, 343 Industries and Anderson Merchandisers will be releasing 'Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn' on Blu-ray on December 4.

'Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn' is a live-action digital series based on the best-selling Xbox franchise that brings a brand-new Halo story to life on a scale never before seen in the Halo universe. 'Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn' delivers an exciting story of heroism and sacrifice, taking fans back to the beginning of the human and Covenant war and leading into the events of Halo 4, the biggest entertainment event of 2012. Set against the backdrop of a United Nations Space Command (UNSC) military academy, a group of highborn cadets are training to be the next generation of soldiers in the UNSC's ongoing war with insurrectionists in the outer colonial planets. Among these cadets, Thomas Lasky struggles with his doubts about this war and with the burden of expectations he may not be able to carry. As Lasky comes to terms with his potential as a military leader, the terrifying alien alliance known as the Covenant arrives and turns his world upside down. Inspired by the Master Chief, he must decide what it means to be a hero. Halo fans who experience Lasky's thrilling origin story in 'Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn' will be rewarded with special insights into the story of Halo 4 and the Halo Infinity Multiplayer experience.

Specs and supplements haven't been revealed yet, but the suggested list price for the Blu-ray is $28.99.

You can find the latest specs for 'Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under December 4.

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Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn (Blu-ray)
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