Microsoft Studios’ 343 Industries, in collaboration with Pilgrim Media Group, will be developing a reality-competition esports TV series based around the popular Halo 5: Guardians Xbox One video game.
CEO of Pilgrim, Craig Piligian, said of the announcement, ““We continue to be blown away by the sheer excitement surrounding eSports. Esports and ‘Halo’ fans are exceedingly passionate about gaming and devoted to their favorite titles and franchises — they are exactly the kind of audience we want to produce for.” 343 Industries’ studio head of Halo Transmedia, Kiki Wolfkill, stated that, “There is no better partner than Pilgrim to give our fans insight into the world of ‘Halo’ eSports.”
No release date or distribution details have been revealed yet.
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