It's been confirmed that ranked multiplayer will not be available in Halo Wars 2 at launch, with the first season of competitive play set to get underway shortly after the game's release.
Critics are weighing in on Halo Wars 2, praising its attempt to bring the RTS experience to consoles, while questioning the strength of its storyline and the length of its campaign.
343 Industries and Microsoft officially confirm the decision to not release physical copies for the PC version of the forthcoming real-time strategy game, Halo Wars 2.
Microsoft debuts an unusual pair of live action trailers for Halo Wars 2, which feature protagonist Captain James Cutter matching wits with the fearsome Brute commander, Atriox.
Microsoft releases the launch trailer for Halo Wars 2, showing off some of the high-quality cutscenes that are set to pepper the game's campaign mode.
Microsoft and 343 Industries reveal new content coming to Halo 5: Guardians, including a big team multiplayer mode variant called Warlords and classic Halo requisition helmets.
With the open beta finally available for Halo Wars 2, a new gameplay tutorial shows off the new mode Blitz and how it changes traditional RTS gameplay.
Andrew Borman of Preserve Gaming History reveals more details about the cancelled Halo Mega Bloks project and releases raw gameplay footage of the game.
Microsoft reveals new Halo Wars 2 beta details, including a brand new game mode called 'Blitz' that introduces card-based mechanics alongside the traditional RTS gameplay.
Halo boss Frank O’Connor reveals that while he can't remember the specific specs of Project Scorpio, he does recall that they are more powerful than he expected.
343 Industries community manager Brian Jarrard responds to gamer concerns about Halo: The Master Chief Collection and lets players know the game's issues aren't forgotten.