KC review: 'Halo Wars'

KC writes: "Easily the best thing about "Halo Wars" is the degree to which Ensemble Studios has translated the Xbox's most recognized shooter into a real-time strategy game.

"Wars" steps backward to narrate the events that preceded the first "Halo" game, but it doesn't dare get fancy with the franchise. The same three factions you've fought as or against all return in full, and the troops, vehicles and special facilities from those games are replicated here without exception. (Other staples, including the music, menu interface, mission scoring system and even the collectible hidden skulls that enable special cheats, are tucked inside as well.)"

Read Full Story >>
The story is too old to be commented.