Watch the first full trailer for the new ‘Halo’ TV series coming to Paramount Plus

The first proper footage from the eagerly-awaited “Halo” TV series on Paramount Plus has arrived, the live-action adaptation of the famous first-person shooter Xbox games.

One of the flagship franchises for Microsoft’s Xbox, “Halo” is a military-style, sci-fi/fantasy video game series that focuses on the experiences of Master Chief John-117, one of a group of super soldiers code-named Spartans, together with Cortana, his artificial intelligence companion. The original trilogy of games centers on an interstellar war between humanity and an alliance of aliens known as the Covenant. You can see our guide to the Halo games ranked best to worst for more.