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Halo Wars Steam Release Arriving Later This Week

By : Ryan Cox | Mon, Apr 17, 2017

Halo Wars 2 arrived in the hands of fans around the world in Februrary, and was met with fairly positive reviews (See: Halo Wars 2 Review). Since then, the game has seen two monthly DLC drops and numerous updates to keep fans interested. However, there is more than just the sequel for RTS Halo fans to digest. Halo Wars: Definitive Edition, a modern...

Halo Wars 2 Colony Leader DLC Revealed

By : Ryan Cox | Thu, Apr 13, 2017

Each new month means new content for holders of the Halo Wars 2 Season Pass. Last month, the flamethrower and napalm-inspired leader, Kinsano, joined the multiplayer battlefields. Today, 343 Industries and Creative Assembly have unveiled the newest DLC leader for Halo Wars 2 multiplayer—Colony. Colony provides a new perspective to not only Halo...

Halo Wars 2 DLC Revealed: Leader Kinsano

By : Ryan Cox | Mon, Mar 20, 2017

343 Industries and Creative Assembly have unveiled the first of many post-launch additions to Halo Wars 2, the new multiplayer leader, Kinsano. Kinsano is the newest leader coming to Halo Wars 2, and her toolkit is focused around Hellbringer-style flame warfare. From napalm strike leader powers, to a flamethrower Warthog, Kinsano will bring an entirely...

Halo Wars 2 Demo Announced

By : Connor Murphy | Mon, Mar 13, 2017

If you haven’t tried Halo Wars 2, sequel to the Halo universe real-time strategy game, a demo is now available on Xbox One and the Windows Store. Those who download can play the first mission and try out the newest mode in the franchise’s multiplayer, Blitz Firefight. Check it out here. 343 Industries and Creative Assembly took the helm of development...

Halo Wars 2 Review: RTS Awakens From Cryosleep

By : Ryan Cox | Thu, Feb 16, 2017

When I first bore witness to the reveal of Halo Wars 2, I wasn’t quite sure where to set my expectations. The original installment, Halo Wars, was a fascinating new perspective for the Halo franchise. The title injected the real-time strategy genre into a franchise that was predominantly comprised of first-person shooter games. Nevertheless, Halo...

Halo Wars 2 Launch Trailer Revealed

By : Ryan Cox | Mon, Feb 6, 2017

With just a few short weeks remaining until the game’s launch, 343 Industries, Microsoft, and Creative Assembly have unveiled their launch trailer for the newest real-time strategy installment in the Halo franchise—Halo Wars 2. The trailer once again highlights Halo Wars 2’s campaign storyline, showcasing Captain James Cutter and the...

Halo Championship Series 2017 Format Announced

By : Ryan Cox | Sun, Dec 11, 2016

At the HCS Pro League Fall Finals, 343 Industries and ESL unveiled their plans for the 2017 Halo World Championship, an international tournament featuring 12 teams, a $1,000,000 prize pool, and open LAN qualifiers. Today, championship Sunday, ESL unveiled what they have in store for the rest of the 2017 Halo Championship Series season. Format &...

Halo 5: Guardians – Monitor’s Bounty Update

By : Connor Murphy | Thu, Dec 8, 2016

It has finally arrived! Monitor’s Bounty, what could be argued as the most anticipated Halo 5 content drop to date, has finally been revealed! The new update delivers Halo fans new Forge canvases, a Custom Games browser, Observer Mode, new customization, and more! Let’s dive right in. New REQs & Customization As expected with 343’s...

Halo Wars 2 Atriox Trailer Revealed

By : Ryan Cox | Thu, Dec 1, 2016

At the Game Awards 2016, Dan Ayoub of 343 Industries took the stage to share some information with gamers and fans regarding the upcoming release of Halo Wars 2. First, Ayoub announced that anyone who pre-orders the digital Deluxe Edition of Halo Wars 2 will gain access to Halo Wars: Definitive Edition, which is an upgraded current-generation port for...