Xbox Unveils New Trailers for Halo 5, Halo Wars 2 and the Halo World Championship
Xbox's Gamescom 2015 press conference wouldn't be complete if there wasn't some new Halo news, and whew, did Microsoft Studios and 343 Industries deliver. Surprising RTS and Halo franchise fans everywhere, Creative Assembly debuted a trailer for Halo Wars 2. This marks the return of the RTS game that we thought was a one-shot deal with the original Halo Wars back in 2009. This Starcraft-esque RTS title will be launching for both Xbox One and PC in the fall of 2016.
Xbox also announced the Red vs. Blue tournament, the Halo World Championship, which will offer $1 million in prize money to its best players. Obviously, gameplay will revolve around Halo 5: Guardians' multiplayer and there will be all kinds of under card tournaments going into the main event. All you have to do is visit its official website for more info about how to enlist.
Speaking of Halo 5: Guardians, 343 Industries unveiled a new trailer for it, showcasing the latest in Red vs. Blue warfare. As you'd expect, the bullets were flying as this new trailer showcased 24-man battles, 4v4 competitive matches and more. Microsoft also announced there's going to be a new, Halo-themed 1TB Xbox One bundle that will feature Halo 5, with pre-orders going up soon.
Halo 5: Guardians will launch on Oct. 27 for Xbox One. Halo Wars 2 will launch sometime in the fall of 2016 for PC and Xbox One.
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