Halo Wars 2 is the sequel to Halo Wars, and is the second real time strategy game in the Halo franchise. Halo Wars 2 was developed by both 343 Industries and Creative Assembly, published by Microsoft Studios and released on both Xbox One and PC. Halo Wars 2 Ultimate Edition released on the 17th February 2017 with the standard edition releasing just a few days later on the 21st February 2017. The game is set in the year 2559, which is 28 years after the events of Halo Wars, and shortly after the events of Halo 5. I will keep this review as spoiler free as possible.
Christmas has certainly come early for Halo fans, 343 Industries announced yesterday that on the 8th of December all owners of the epic sci-fi FPS will receive their 10th free content release called "Monitor's Bounty". Monitor's Bounty includes everything from new Armour, weapons to a brand new Forge update which introduces new ways to build and play, as well as brand new weapon skins.
Below you can see a chart all the free REQ items upon downloading monitors bounty -
10 years. That's a decade. And you know what has been around that long? Gear of War. The series born on Xbox 360 has had a long journey battling the Locust. With the recent release of Gears of War 4 that shows our old favourite characters looking grizzled and a new team to take up arms. Here is the teaser for the new pack:
In a blog post on the official Xbox site, Microsoft Studios Europe's general manager Hanno Lemke today announced the termination of Fable Legends, and with it the closure of veteran UK studio Lionhead Games. Additionally, Lemke disclosed the windup of Danish developer Press Play Studios, and the cancellation of their survival game Project: Knoxville.
Halo 5 is approaching at an alarming rate, we have less than a month until the game is finally with us. Between now and then we have trailers, news articles, podcasts and so much more. Today though we have a new trailer released by 343 Industries that you might be interested in seeing.
The most recent trailer is one of confusion, speculation and possible hints to what is happening in Halo 5: Guardians.