Microsoft ha annunciato quest’oggi che Halo Wars ha già raggiunto e superato il traguardo del milione di copie in tutto il mondo, diventando il titolo RTS per console più venduto.
Nel comunicato ufficiale potete trovare alcune informazioni sull?enorme successo conseguito dal nuovo gioco in esclusiva per Xbox 360.
Microsoft today announced that sales of ?Halo Wars? have reached more than one million units worldwide, making the exclusive Xbox 360 title the best selling real-time strategy game on any current generation console. With a revolutionary control scheme designed expressly for the Xbox 360 controller and a riveting story that takes ?Halo? fans deeper into the ?Halo? universe, ?Halo Wars? is breaking new ground for the strategy genre by introducing a new wave of fans to strategy games and reminding existing fans why it?s so fun.
Set in the year 2525, ?Halo Wars? takes players on a perilous journey through the famed ?Halo? universe. As players take the command seat in the early, epic battles between the UNSC and Covenant, they will begin to unravel events 20 years before ?Halo: Combat Evolved? that shaped the franchise into what it is today.
Since the game?s release throughout Asia on February 26 and subsequent launches in Europe and the Americas, fans around the world have been taking full advantage of ?Halo Wars?? rich Xbox LIVE gameplay. To date:
- There have been more than 2.6 million multiplayer matches played
- More than 118 years of time has been spent in multiplayer matches on Xbox LIVE
- On average, more than 200,000 ?Halo Wars? fans have taken up arms in battles between the UNSC and Covenant each day
- For more statistics and game information, fans can visit the official stats page at: http://www.halowars.com/stats/globalstats.aspx
But these initial explosive battles in ?Halo Wars? are just beginning. Microsoft is working closely with partner and newly formed studio Robot Entertainment, which is comprised of ?Halo Wars? and ?Age of Empires? veterans from Ensemble Studios. More Halo Wars content is being prepared, so stay tuned.
?Halo Wars? is rated T for Teen by the ESRB and 16+ PEGI and is available worldwide. A demo is also available on Xbox LIVE in all LIVE enabled regions worldwide. For more information, visit Xbox.com/Halo or HaloWars.com.
Halo Wars è un videogioco che appartiene alla serie Halo del genere Strategia in tempo reale sviluppato da Ensemble Studios e pubblicato da Microsoft Studios per Xbox 360, Xbox 360 Games Store, Xbox One.
La data di uscita di Halo Wars è il 26 febbraio 2009 per Xbox One, il 27 febbraio 2009 per Xbox 360, il 31 gennaio 2010 per Xbox 360 Games Store.