Halo Wars Platinum Hits - Xbox 360

  • Publisher: Microsoft
  • SKU: 9827213
  • Release Date: 03/02/2010
  • 4.2 (68)
ESRB Rating: Teen
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    91% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (62 out of 68)

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    Product Details

    • Developer: Ensemble Studios
    • Publisher: Microsoft
    • Platform: Xbox 360
    • Genre: Real Time Strategy
    • Release Date: 03/02/2010
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    You are a member of the crew aboard the Spirit of Fire, a Phoenix-class colony ship converted for UNSC military use. Your ship has journeyed to the planet Harvest, where you've stumbled upon a mysterious ancient artifact. But what you are about to encounter will open the floodgates to conflict unlike anything you have ever seen. The sinister Covenant, an alien coalition set on obliterating humanity, has attacked Harvest, and an age of epic warfare is about to begin.

    In this stunning prequel to the Halo series, you will have the opportunity to experience the early battles between the UNSC and the Covenant that set the stage for the far-reaching conflict that defines the Halo saga. Halo Wars Platinum Hits exposes you to an all-new dimension of the legendary conflict with groundbreaking strategic gameplay that places you in command of an arsenal of UNSC units. Crush the Covenant forces with your tactical brilliance and superior command, and turn the tide of battle with incredible Leaders possessing elite skills. Join up to five friends for thrilling new gameplay via the New Xbox Experience as you command either the UNSC or Covenant forces, pitting Warthogs and Scorpions against Grunts, Elites, Ghosts and Scarabs in battles that will define an age.

    Product Features

    Experience the initial encounters between the UNSC and the Covenant that take place before the events of the original Halo

    Command the armies of the UNSC warship Spirit of Fire with the aid of Serina, an artificial intelligence persona

    Direct UNSC soldiers, Warthogs, Scorpions and more in battle against the Covenant

    Seek out ancient Forerunner technology and call upon it to assist you in battle

    Dive into thrilling multiplayer skirmishes via the New Xbox Experience, commanding either UNSC or Covenant forces, including new and familiar Covenant units like Grunts, Elites, Ghosts and Scarabs

    Challenging strategic gameplay allows you to control troops and machines, engage in epic battles and expand your empire

    For 1 player or up to 6 players via the New Xbox Experience

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