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A film version of popular video game Halo is being made by two Hollywood studios, its developers have confirmed.
Universal and Fox studios are making the film, while British novelist Alex Garland has written the script.
The film will focus on Master Chief, the hero of Microsoft's Xbox version of the game, who fights to save mankind from an alien race.
It is due for release in summer 2007, although the issue date of a new version of Halo has not been announced.