'Halo Legends' Blu-ray Detailed

Posted Thu Nov 12, 2009 at 06:00 AM PST by

As previously reported, the animated anthology based on the best-selling video game is slated for a high-definition release this February, and now the disc has been detailed.

Warner Brothers' 'Halo Legends' is headed to Blu-ray on February 9.

The movie will be comprised of animated shorts in the same style as the 'Animatrix' and 'Batman: Gotham Knight.'

The Blu-ray will feature 1080p video, a Dolby Digital 5.1 soundtrack, and supplements will include: The Making of Halo Legends - An introduction to Halo Legends followed by a making-of segment for each episode; Halo: Gaming Evolved - Explaining the Halo phenomenon from its inception as an Xbox video game to a present day entertainment franchise; and an audio Commentary with directors Frank O'Connor and Joseph Chou.

Exclusive to the Blu-ray is "Halo: The Story So Far," an overview of the Halo universe up until the end of Halo 3.

Here's a look at the packaging:

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray has been set at $34.99.

You can find the latest specs for 'Halo Legends' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under February 9.

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Halo Legends (Blu-ray)
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