343 Industries and Microsoft Studios have released their live-action digital series, “Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn” on DVD, digital release and Blu-ray! The release comprises every episode of the series, which was released weekly through Machinima Prime and Halo Waypoint. The five-episode series was originally in anticipation of the November 6 release of the highly-anticipated “Halo 4.”
Now, you don’t have to see the series just on your computer screen! Along with seeing the uninterrupted series through from beginning to end, fans will also be able to watch the complete collection of bonus footage, which includes over 60 minutes of exclusive behind-the-scenes featurettes.
“Set against the backdrop of a United Nations Space Command (UNSC) military academy, a group of cadets are training to be the next generation of leaders 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 threatens to destroy everything he knows. When Lasky is rescued 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.”