Category: Article

Forward Unto Dawn’s text-based articles. Analysis, speculation, interviews, and commentary on the fiction of the Halo universe.

August 17, 2020 / Article
August 3, 2020 / Article

A brief look at the musical evolution of the Halo franchise, what makes a piece of Halo music *sound like* Halo music, and evaluating what we’ve heard of the Halo Infinite score.

April 1, 2020 / Article

Seventeen years ago, Microsoft released the Combat Evolved novelization Halo: The Flood, and fans got a peek at how the Halo universe was shortly going to explode in scope. Read the article Watch the video

October 30, 2019 / Article

Eighteen years ago, Microsoft released Eric Nylund’s Halo: The Fall of Reach, and the Halo expanded universe was born. Read the article Watch the video

September 25, 2019 / Article

A chat with Halo: Meridian Divide author Cassandra Rose Clarke.

May 1, 2017 / Article

Is Catherine Halsey’s redemption arc defeating Cortana?

February 23, 2017 / Article

Evaluating the Halo Wars 2 campaign from a story perspective.

January 5, 2017 / Article

The rise and fall of Halo‘s tragic hero.

January 6, 2016 / Article

The rise, fall, and possible resurrection of the Covenant Empire.

December 2, 2015 / Article

Evaluating Cortana’s motivations post-Halo 5, and the danger of her plans.