Watch the first trailer for Ridley Scott’s live-action ‘Halo: Nightfall’

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At San Diego Comic-Con 2014, Microsoft has finally provided the very first look at Halo: Nightfall, the original new live-action show based on the sci-fi video game series. The show stars Mike Colter with Ridley Scott serving as executive producer, and based on this first glimpse it looks quite a bit like some of Scott’s earlier work, most notably Prometheus. “With Halo: Nightfall, we’re pioneering a new medium in terms of interactive storytelling on Xbox,” says Scott. Colter plays agent Jameson Locke, a character who will supposedly play a relatively large role in the upcoming Halo 5: Guardians, which is expected to launch next fall. Halo: Nightfall will be available to Xbox Live users on November 11th, as well as packaged with the…

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