Strategy and simulation games typically revolve around planning ahead, smart decisions, and a bit of creativity. The amount of strategy games on Xbox One is growing all the time, so we rounded up some of the best options available today.
In our last timeline article, our resident Halo expert Brendan went over the events of Halo 5 and how Cortana returned, using her Guardians to enforce her new rule over the galaxy. In this one, he goes over the events of Halo Wars 2, which sees a long-lost UNSC crew come into the spotlight once again to face an entirely new threat.
Halo is a video game franchise created by Bungie, now owned and managed by Microsoft subsidiary, 343 Industries. Starting with Halo: Combat Evolved for Xbox in 2001, the franchise has grown into a multi-billion dollar empire spanning video games, books, television, and film. Halo follows the story Master Chief John-117, a Spartan supersoldier, as he fights for humanity in an...
Halo Wars 2 is an Xbox Play Anywhere title that brings real-time strategy to the Halo Universe. During the campaign you lead Spartans, Warthogs, and other classic Halo forces in a brutal war against a terrifying new enemy known as the Banished.
Halo Wars 2 came out many month ago, but 343 Industries and Creative Assembly have supported the game rather aggressively since then. There's another patch coming to Halo Wars 2 on January 16, 2018 which will fix a number of issues.
Halo Wars 2 is a simplistic take on the classic RTS formula, but it also has a surprising amount of depth. Here's a basic guide that will help you learn the fundamentals of Halo Wars 2, and give you a strong chance against other players.