HALO: New Blood is the acclaimed story (originally published as a digital-first edition) of Spartan Edward Buck - first seen in HALO: ODST and reappearing in 2015's HALO 5: Guardians! HALO 5: Guardians, the sequel to HALO 4, will be released for the Xbox One on 27 October 2015; Steven Spielberg is currently developing HALO as a premium live-action TV series with Microsoft which premiere in Fall 2015 on Showtime; The New York Times bestselling HALO novels are part of a far-reaching global consumer products line, including bestselling comic books, toys and apparel.
Matt Forbeck has been a full-time creator of award-winning games and fiction since 1989. He has sixteen novels published to date, including the award-nominated Guild Wars: Ghosts of Ascalon and the critically acclaimed Amortals and Vegas Knights. His latest work includes the Magic: The Gathering comic book and the historical horror novel Carpathia.