A few years ago, 3D printing was a quaint thing for those on the bleeding edge to play around with. Now, cosplayers, comic book, and movie fans are using 3D printers to develop props and costume pieces that really wow. There is a lot of work going into these prints, including electronics and more. Check out this breakdown of how a Halo energy sword was created to include NeoPixel LED lights.
Press Release It was announced during Dark Horse’s “The Art of Video Games” panel at this year’s Comic Con International that Dark Horse would develop and manufacture a line of replicas based on the ships and vehicles which have appeared in the multi-million selling video game franchise, “Halo®!”
An extremely strong argument could have been made only a few years ago that the Halo franchise was a major pull for consumers to buy the Xbox systems. Microsoft will continue to hope for the pull of the franchise which switched hands to 343 Studios for the last installment of the game. Concept art for the next Halo game from 343 Studios has been released online and you can see it after the jump.
Halo is one of the most popular video games in the industry today. The first-person shooter follows Master Chief, a Spartan who battles against the alien invaders, the Covenant and the Flood. Although it is a booming franchise, the Halo universe is largely unexplored outside of this character. Dark Horse Comics attempts to remedy this problem with their new comic miniseries. A lead-in to the new Halo mobile game, Halo: Spartan Assault, Halo Initiation follows Commander Sarah Palmer as she undergoes a secret United Nations Space Command (UNSC) Spartan program. Without the Master Chief, the Covenant or the Flood supporting
Press Release Announced at Comic-Con International, 343 Studios’ Frank O’Connor announced that Dark Horse Comics would publish an all-new ongoing series later this year based on the massive video game franchise Halo. This news comes prior to next month’s release of the first issue of the highly anticipated miniseries Halo: Initiation.
Earlier this year Dark Horse acquired the comic-book license for Halo and announced a mini-series titled Halo: Initiaion, which will be released in August. But, it has been confirmed that Initiation won’t be the only Halo comic as Dark Horse will be announcing an ongoing series beginning in December.
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Press Release Dark Horse continues in the tradition of bringing only the biggest and best characters and story lines to comics with the announcement of the Halo: Initiation miniseries, launching in August! This exciting new miniseries will be written by Halo 4 writer and comics veteran Brian Reed, with art by Marco Castiello (Secret Invasion: Front Line, Star Wars: Purge)!