Halo Gets New Comic Series & Director of Global Marketing

Dark Horse Comics will be releasing a new Halo comic miniseries.  Titled Halo: Initiation, the series will follow Spartan IV Sarah Palmer in her ODST days and will chronicle her service in becoming the first Spartan IV commander; her character was first introduced in Halo 4.  Halo: Initiation is being written by Brian Reed who previously worked on the comic book adaptation of Halo: Fall of Reach as well as the screenplay for Halo 4.

In other Halo news, Epic Games’ global marketing lead Kendall Boyd has parted with Epic in order to work at Microsoft Studios as the Director of Halo Global Marketing.  He has shipped over 35 games at Epic as well as EA Sports and THQ.

 

Sources:  Major Spoilers, Destructiod (1), (2)