I'm genuinely enthusiastic about what Halo Wars 2 holds. It was certainly a weird announcement when it came at last year's Gamescom, but now that it has settled, seeing what The Creative Assembly do with it is a fascinating prospect.
The developer showed off some of the single player campaign during a PAX panel earlier too. You can check out the first mission in the mode right here, albeit with lots of talking over the top of it. The fact that you aren't moving from a base is and interesting RTS move, so seeing what else the developer has done with the genre, especially on cosoles, could be really neat.
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