Author(s): Peter David
It is 2555, more than two years after the Master Chief went missing-in-action following a decisive conflict on the massive, extragalactic Forerunner construct known as the Ark as part of the final chapter in humanity's bloody thirty year struggle against the overwhelming forces of the Covenant. When a startling scientific discovery is made, a hastily formed coalition of humans and Elites embark on a covert mission back to the Ark to save the entire galaxy.
Halo 5: Guardians, the sequel to Halo 4, will be released on the Xbox One in Fall 2015. The Halo games have sold over 60 million units worldwide, grossing almost $3.4 billion. The Halo novels are part of a far-reaching global consumer products line, including bestselling comic books, toys and apparel. Steven Spielberg is currently developing Halo as a premium live-action TV series with Microsoft which will premiere in Fall 2015 on Showtime.
Peter David is the New York Times bestselling author of numerous Star Trek novels, including the incredibly popular New Frontier series. In addition, he has also written dozens of other books, including his acclaimed original novel, Sir Apropos of Nothing. David is also well known for his comic book work, particularly his award winning run on The Incredible Hulk. He recently authored the novelizations of both the Spider-Man and Hulk movies.