We've got good news for Halo fans which, for some reason or another, don't actually own an Xbox!
The Steven Spielberg produced live-action series will also have a home on television, as well as on the games console. Apparently, Xbox Entertainment Studios are finalizing details in a deal with Showtime, with Variety reporting that "the company is close to a deal with a pair of showrunners to steer the series adaptation of the expansive bible developed by screenwriter Stuart Beattie, but the deal is not envisioned as a straight-to-series pickup."
However, there still seems to be some bumps in the deal that need to hammered out, particularly how the television version will operate with the relatively untested Xbox entertainment service platform. Variety continues:
read moreThe deal with Showtime has taken a long time to work out because the sides are charting new territory for a show designed to air ...