Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn: Enlist
Enlist is a short promotional piece for the Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn webseries. It examines the thoughts and feelings of three recruits as they enter Corbulo Academy of Military Science. It was released on August 24, 2012 on Halo Waypoint and on YouTube by MachinimaPrime. The short is also featured as part of the bonus material in Special Edition cut of Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn.
An extended version of this sequence, titled "Prelude" is available on the DVD and Special Edition versions of the film, and serves as a prologue. It introduces the seven main cadets of Hastati Squad and uses parts of the "Enlist" and "Squad" shorts, and the bonus character interviews, as well as other lines.
An ODST is standing at attention in a room. Cuts back to Lasky, whose hair is now being shaved off.
Cuts to Sullivan as his hair is being shaved off.
Cuts to Vickers' grim expression as his hair is being shaved off. Cuts to his hair landing on the floor.
Cuts to Sullivan staring blankly into space as the barber shaves his hair off.
Cuts to a UNSC cadet, equipped in battle dress uniform, standing at attention. Cuts back to Lasky.
Cuts back to Vickers.
Cuts to Sullivan, then to the UNSC cadet.
Cuts to Vickers.
Cuts to Sullivan, then to a line of UNSC cadets in a room.
The ODST looks at the cadets. Cuts back to Lasky as the barber remove the black cloth.
Cuts to Sullivan as he feels his shaven head.
Cuts to Vickers as he feels his shaven head.
Cuts to Lasky as he feels the back of his shaven head.
Cuts to one of the UNSC cadets. He turns, and reveals himself to be Lasky. Cuts back to Lasky, after having his head shaven.
Cuts to black.