NEWS 11 Jun 2018­ by L Coulsen

E3: Microsoft 2018

Oh boy, where do we begin? This has, far and away, been Microsoft's best ever E3 presentation. Featuring 50 games! Yes, you read that right, five-zero. That's a lot of gaming. A great deal of which will be coming to the PC via the UWP. Because there are so many of them, we're not going…
ANNOUNCEMENT 22 Feb 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Halo Wars 2 Has Landed on a Planet Near You

The first appearance of the Halo-themed RTS, Halo Wars 2 has finally made its way to our sector of the galaxy, releasing on both PC and Xbox One simultaneously. Featuring some of the gorgeous cinematic work by Blur Studio, the launch trailer for Halo Wars 2 sets up the primary conflict of the game: a lone human…
NEWS 21 Jan 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Halo Wars 2 Blitz Mode Beta Now Live

Offering a card-based take on the traditional RTS format, Halo Wars 2’s Blitz Mode has entered an open beta, which runs from January 20th through the 30th. Reminiscent of some mobile-based deck-building games, Halo Wars 2 sees RTS units, formations, and counters transformed into cards, making for a shorter mode for players looking for quick matches.…
ANNOUNCEMENT 11 Jan 2017­ by Kyle Johnson

Halo Wars 2 Sees PC Physical Release Soon

Quite possibly the first arrangement of its kind for a Xbox/Windows 10 cross-play title, THQ and 343 are bringing copies of Halo Wars 2 to stores near you for Windows 10. This agreement allows for both the Standard and the Ultimate Edition to come to PC, the latter of which sees a remastered Halo Wars come…
ANNOUNCEMENT 20 Oct 2016­ by Kyle Johnson

Halo Wars 2: Not Your Granddad’s RTS

Who needs old-man games like Age of Empires 2 and Rise of Nations, where you’d spend plenty of time trying to build a massive fortress to defend against the marauding hordes of enemy units, and feel a satisfying crush of victory? Sure, Halo Wars 2 has those traditional base-building, resource-collecting, and unit-smashing game modes, but…
ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Sep 2016­ by Kyle Johnson

Halo 5: Forge Ready For Grabbing

Halo 5: Forge is now out for PC but with some caveats. Those caveats being a need for Windows 10 Anniversary Edition, a DirectX 12 capable card, some sort of Microsoft Store account, and the actual availability of the product. But if you’ve fulfilled all those requirements, a fully functional version of Halo 5’s Forge…
ANNOUNCEMENT 26 Aug 2016­ by David Pink

Halo 5: Forge and Halo: Online Update

To some of our readers, this will come as a pleasant surprise, it seems that Microsoft does indeed care about us PC gamers after all. For the first time since 2004 comes a first-person shooter campaign Halo experience to our beloved platform, pretty sweet eh?! It’s only been 12 years since Halo 2 was released…
ANNOUNCEMENT 23 Jul 2016­ by Kyle Johnson

Get Your First Look at the Story of Halo Wars 2

Originally announced at Gamescom 2015, Halo Wars 2, coming to the Xbox One and PC, has a new trailer out detailing some of the events that transpire throughout the game. Picking up 28 years after the first Halo Wars, 2 sees the return of the Spirit of Fire, along with her crew, as they encounter…