Animated series for HALO: EVOLUTIONS to premiere on XBox Live Halo channel

Microsoft and Bungie will debut a four-part animated series based on one of the short stories in HALO: EVOLUTIONS on the “Halo Waypoint” Xbox Live online channel, starting January 16th, 2010. Bungie writes on their blog:

This was a wonderful story in the Evolutions collection, and an animated retelling makes my feet tingle. Go grab the trailer – and look forward to Part 1 on Waypoint this Saturday!

Here’s a preview:

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For more on the animated series, including the embedded trailer, head over to national gaming site Joystiq.