Halo: Nightfall is a live action series providing insight into the origin and backstory of legendary manhunter Agent Locke (Mike Colter, “The Good Wife”), a pivotal new character in the Halo universe who will play a key role in Halo 5: Guardians. A strange and treacherous world exposes elite UNSC operatives to a much deeper danger. The story takes place between the events of Halo 4 and Halo 5: Guardians.
The film is in addition to the live-action series that Steven Spielberg is producing for Xbox One. Halo: Nightfall is included as part of Halo: The Master Chief Collection and will be accessible digitally on Xbox Live beginning on November 11th, 2014.