Halo Wars 2


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About Halo Wars 2

Halo Wars 2 delivers real-time strategy at the speed of Halo combat. Get ready to lead Spartans, Warthogs and other classic Halo fighting forces in a brutal war against a terrifying new enemy on the biggest Halo battlefield ever. Online multiplayer features require Xbox Live Gold membership (sold separately).

Reviews

Halo Wars 2
Halo Wars 2
6.7

Creative Assembly again try their hand at console RTS, thankfully with less innovative ambitions.
Thursday 23 Feb 2017 3:00pm | Xbox One | 8


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Videos

Halo Wars 2 Launch...
Halo Wars 2 Launch Trailer

Take a look at some of the story beats that will drive your RTS battles in this cinematic video.
Tuesday 7 Feb 2017 2:35pm | Xbox One | PC | 3

Halo Wars 2 Blitz Beta...
Halo Wars 2 Blitz Beta Announced

The card-based game mode will be available to try on both Windows 10 PC and Xbox One on January 20.
Thursday 12 Jan 2017 1:11pm | Xbox One | PC | 3

Halo Wars 2...
Halo Wars 2 Multiplayer Vidoc Released

Xbox has released a new vidoc shedding light on some of the new aspects of Halo Wars 2's multiplayer.
Thursday 20 Oct 2016 8:30am | Xbox One | PC

Halo Wars 2 Gameplay...
Halo Wars 2 Gameplay Footage

Shown off at PAX West by developer 343 Industries, take a look at the Halo-themed RTS in action.
Monday 5 Sep 2016 1:36pm | Xbox One | PC

New Xbox Play Anywhere...
New Xbox Play Anywhere Initiative Announced

During their E3 Briefing, Microsoft shared a portion of their vision for the future of Xbox with their new initiative called Xbox Play Anywhere
Tuesday 14 Jun 2016 3:27pm | Xbox One | PC | 10

New Halo Wars 2...
New Halo Wars 2 Trailer, Release Date, and Beta Announced

A new Halo Wars 2 trailer, along with a release date, and Multiplayer Beta were announced on stage at Microsoft's E3 Briefing
Tuesday 14 Jun 2016 12:51pm | Xbox One | PC | 2


Features

Matt Dawson from HSL,...
Matt Dawson from HSL, and Bringing eSports to Schools

We have a chat with Matt Dawson about the new High School gaming league he and a few other companies have teamed together to get off the ground.
Tuesday 4 Apr 2017 3:00pm | PC | 5

343 Industries' Clay...
343 Industries' Clay Jensen on Halo Wars 2, and the Controller Conundrum

How do you add more controller functionality to an already incredibly complicated series? The game's creative director talks shop.
Friday 3 Feb 2017 11:00am | Xbox One | PC | 2

February 2017 Game...
February 2017 Game Release Schedule

The releases are ramping up. What have you got to sink your teeth into as we roll into a new month?
Wednesday 25 Jan 2017 11:00am | PS4 | Xbox One | PC | 3DS | 25


News

Halo Wars: Definitive...
Halo Wars: Definitive Edition Sees Standalone Release

Originally only available to those that picked up the Halo Wars 2: Ultimate Edition, the game is coming to PC and Xbox One this week.
Tuesday 18 Apr 2017 1:55pm | Xbox One | PC | 6

New Games Releasing...
New Games Releasing This Week: February 20 - 26

Just what’s on the gaming agenda this week? We’ve arranged some of the biggest upcoming releases into one handy article!
Monday 20 Feb 2017 8:04am | PS4 | Xbox One | PC | 7

No Xbox Briefing at...
No Xbox Briefing at Gamescom 2016

While they will be bringing games along for fans to play, Microsoft have announced they will not be holding a press briefing at this year's...
Thursday 14 Jul 2016 8:00am | Xbox One | PC | 2

Xbox Play Anywhere...
Xbox Play Anywhere Launches This September

The new program – which was unveiled at E3 – will let gamers play some titles on both Xbox One and PC with a single save file.
Monday 4 Jul 2016 1:03pm | Xbox One | PC | 10

Cross-Buy Does Not...
Cross-Buy Does Not Mean Cross-Play for Halo Wars 2

Despite Halo Wars 2 being an Xbox Play Anywhere title, that doesn't mean PC and Xbox One players will compete against one another any time soon
Thursday 16 Jun 2016 2:02pm | Xbox One | PC | 4

Watch Microsoft's E3...
Watch Microsoft's E3 2016 Press Conference

What did Phil Spencer have for us this time? Check out a recording of the briefing right here
Monday 13 Jun 2016 10:00pm | Xbox One | PC | 23