Halo Showrunner Confirms We’ll See The Master Chief’s Face

halo Premiering next month on Paramount+, its showrunners have answered one of the series’ biggest questions: Yes, you’ll be seeing the Master Chief’s face for the first time.

IGNRyan McCaffery interviewed haloThe actor and creator, when he asked the million-dollar question, Kiki Wolfkill, the show’s executive producer and head of transmedia at 343 Industries, confirmed that the Chief’s face will be there. Explaining the need for storytelling, she said: “We started with a character story and a personal story, and once we really understood what the story was, it became clear that you really needed to see people in armor, under the helmet. . So you will.”

Wolfkill continued: “We absolutely respect both sides of this line of defense, those who really want to see the Chief’s face and those who really don’t. But by the nature of the story, building up with the Master Chief in a different way It feels so important to connect, and that’s to show your face.”

Of course, given that Pablo Schreiber is playing the Master Chief (he IGNinterview), a quick Google image search of the actor gives you a good idea of ​​what to expect, so the Chief’s live-action performance isn’t the world’s biggest secret. Now it becomes a question of how often we can see his face. Will it be only once or twice, or will the Chiefs pull Boba Fett and spend half the screen time without a mask?We’ll have to wait and see, but for fans declaring the decision blasphemous, you can always take solace in the fact that halo Exists in a separate timeline, so not a canon of the main series. This means the original Master Chief’s identity is largely preserved (assuming you haven’t read the comics/books detailing his facial features).

halo It premiered March 24 on Paramount+ and has been renewed for a second season. You can watch the latest trailer here, despite the show facing opposition over a lawsuit from the original “Halo” composer.

[Source: IGN]

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