Halo Wars: Definitive Edition

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Halo Wars: Definitive Edition
Halo Wars: Definitive Edition cover
Developers
Ensemble Studios
Creative Assembly
343 Industries
Publishers
Microsoft Studios
Release dates
Windows December 20, 2016
Halo
Halo: Combat Evolved 2003
Halo 2 2007
Halo: Spartan Assault 2013
Halo: Spartan Strike 2015
Halo 5: Forge 2016
Halo Wars: Definitive Edition 2016
Halo Wars 2 2017

Key points

Remastered version of Halo Wars and available as an Xbox Play Anywhere game. Includes all of the original game's DLC.

General information

Official site

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Windows Store Windows Store.png Available only as part of a bundle.
Currently only available by buying the Ultimate Edition of Halo Wars 2.
All versions require Windows Store DRM.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Xbox Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10
Processor (CPU)
System memory (RAM)
Hard disk drive (HDD)

References

  1. Halo Wars is finally on PC—and hey, it ain’t so bad - Ars Technica - last accessed on 2016-21-12
    "I have to report that Microsoft dropped the ball on custom resolutions with HWDE. Looks like your only options are 1080p and 2160p, which can be toggled with a "high resolution" checkbox. Sorry, widescreen-monitor lovers and other resolution users."