Game Over For Halo Movie

"Game Over For Halo Movie"

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For those eagerly awaiting the release of Halo: The movie, prepare to be disappointed. According to an online source, Universal and Fox Studios have pulled out of the Halo movie adaptation, citing rising movie costs and concern over the inexperience of first time director Neil Blomkamp. As the budget was rumored to be edging closer to $200 million, and Microsoft getting a lion's share of the profits, the studio execs decided it was time to pull the plug.

Microsoft hasn't made things much easier, demanding an upfront fee of five million for the rights and 10% of the profits -- especially when movies based on video games have never been huge performers at the box office. This isn't to say the movie still couldn't get made. Peter Jackson who is Executive Producing, is still attached and pre-production continues on the film, although without a studio home it now faces a serious uphill battle.

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21-10-2006, 12:23:01

Cheers lads.

@ali_james: The rig has LED strips rather than cathodes and can be set to permenantly on or random sequences using a hidden button on the front of the case :)

21-10-2006, 12:30:00

Fantastic job. Did you send the pics off to any mags or anything yet?

And what did you use to fix on your mosfet sinks?

21-10-2006, 12:38:28

[quote=Ham]Fantastic job. Did you send the pics off to any mags or anything yet?

And what did you use to fix on your mosfet sinks?[/quote]

Not yet - i will get around to it tho.

They are stuck on with the Arctic Silver bonding stuff - works quite well on small, light things.

21-10-2006, 13:22:22

turned out very very sexy! one helluva rig :)

03-03-2007, 16:14:20

Pics on page #1 updated :D

03-03-2007, 17:24:33

Beautiful work!:worship: (did I mention red is my favorite color:) )

great place for the rad...

03-03-2007, 17:28:13

Wheres the 2nd X1900 gone?

03-03-2007, 17:29:45


Wheres the 2nd X1900 gone?

Doesn't quite work on the Commando :s

03-03-2007, 19:59:57

a lovely rig mate, honestly :)

04-03-2007, 06:51:23

looks cool ;)

The case looks nice aswell, all the little touches are what make it tho. :)

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