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Developer: 343 Industries, The Creative Assembly
Publisher: Microsoft
Genre: RTS
Platforms: Windows 10 PC, Xbox One
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Edited by iARDAs - 3/6/17 at 9:13am
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Got the Ultimate Edition on Xbox One last night. Haven't gotten around to playing it past the tutorials yet. Looks fairly similar to the original for the most part.

​Blitz is interesting though I can't help but feel it's going to be a bit of a pay to win mode.

​Going to install both games on my PC at some point to see how it stacks up against the Xbox One version.

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After my experience with Forza Horizon 3 I decided to entirely boycott Microsoft and all of the games that it develops or publishes. Not to mention that Dawn Of War 3 seems to be a significantly better game with very similar gameplay mechanics but without that Blitz cards crap.
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After my experience with Forza Horizon 3 I decided to entirely boycott Microsoft and all of the games that it develops or publishes. Not to mention that Dawn Of War 3 seems to be a significantly better game with very similar gameplay mechanics but without that Blitz cards crap.


Blitz is just one game mode. The majority of the game modes don't use Blitz cards as far as i recall. Also Halo Wars 2 plays just fine. I haven't had any issues running it or Halo Wars: DE.

Dawn of War 3 isn't out yet so I'll reserve my judgment on that, though I enjoyed Dawn of War 2 so I doubt it will be bad.

Can't comment on Forza Horizon 3. I'll let you know how that pans out when it has finished downloading.

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anyone play this?
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The first Halo Wars game is coming to Steam on April 20th.

http://store.steampowered.com/app/459220/
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