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THE VOLE HAS CONFIRMED that it is staffing up its game development studios to work on a new Halo game, being helmed by Peter 'Lord of the Rings' Jackson.

Although Bungie, Halo's creator, parted ways with Microsoft last year, the Vole still owns plenty of rights to publish new games and is keen to get cracking on them. After working with Jackson on the apparently-aborted Halo movie, Jackson was still keen to get involved in the Master Chief's universe and is producing a couple of as-yet-unannounced titles.

Bungie will have a consulting role in the games to keep things on track, and we anticipate that Jackson will do much of the writing. Of the story that is, not the code.

Look for the new Halo titles, er, at some point in the future. Definitely. µ
No movie, but new game.
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cool!
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down hill from here.
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so he will bring his hack style of CG movie directing to games. oh boy
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Is this Halo Wars?
    
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Is this Halo Wars?
No


But new Halo games, hopefully with a kick butt story....I like the prospect.
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Hes from New Zealand.

Anyone see one of his first movies Bad Taste? lol
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Halo Wars is gonna be leet, but I'm interested to see where they go with t'old Peter Jackson's ideas. Hopefully we won't be seeing the Chief take the main flood infection form to the summit of Mount Flood.
    
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Sweet, Finally they get story, just what many games these days are lacking.
    
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hmm why did the movie get axed?
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