Originally Posted by oozero
When does this movie take place in the halo franchise, or is this a stand alone film?
Originally Posted by DarkReign2021
The series takes place in April 2526, roughly 6 months after the Covenant fleet has made first contact with Humanity and decimated the Harvest Population. Most of the Human race still isn't aware of the events that transpired on Harvest, hence why the cadets still think they're being trained to engage the Insurrectionists in Part I.
Yes. 26 years Before Halo Combat Evolved.
When John-117 shows up, which I believe(hope) will be this Fridays Episode. Keep in mind that he was born in 2511. Meaning Master Chief is Only 15 years old
During the events of Forward Unto Dawn.
Of course, Lasky and the other Cadets(Or anyone else at the Academy) won't know this. Nobody besides Halsey and a few others know this.