Halo Wars 2 Terminus Firefight Gameplay Reveal – Awakening The Nightmare Expansion (E3 2017)

Halo Wars 2 Terminus Firefight Gameplay with Arbiter Ripa ‘Moramee! Terminus Firefight comes with Awakening The Nightmare Expansion Fall 2017. Live demo from Xbox Daily Live @ E3 Day 2

For more on Halo Wars 2’s “Awakening The Nightmare” Expansion. Click here.

Halo Wars 2 DLC Leader Reveal – Pax East 2017

UPDATE (3/15): Kinsano, Ranked Playlists/Leaderboards, & Patch (including damage nerf for Ander’s Sentinel units) have been delayed till at least next week, March 20-24th. – Brian Jarrard, Halo Community Manager on reddit


During 343 Industries panel at Pax East, Halo Wars 2: Creating the Story, Art, and content yet to come, they revealed the first DLC leader for Halo Wars 2 – Morgan Kinsano, a UNSC Hellbringer leader. Kinsano is the first of many leaders on their way to the game through 343 Industries and Creative Assembly’s post-launch schedule. Together, they’re aiming to add DLC content every 3rd Wednesday of every month, for at least 6 months. This content is only available through the game’s $30 season pass which was also bundled with the Ultimate Edition of the game. Halo community manager, Brian Jarrard, did mention during the panel that people will be able to buy the DLC à la carte – however there is currently no information or pricing information for the DLC at this time. Kinsano and new campaign missions will be released sometime during the week of March 13th (date TBA).

Halo Wars 2’s DLC will include new leaders with new abilities, new units for multiplayer, new Blitz cards, and new campaign missions that expand upon the Halo Wars 2 story. According to Halo Waypoint, the new campaign missions will be part of something called “Operation: Spearbreaker”, which I’m sure we will learn more about as we get closer to Kinsano’s release next week.

Kinsano is a UNSC Hellbringer Leader that focuses on speed, unit buffs, AOE and DOT abilities, and fire… lots of fire. 343 Industries announced during the panel that they have plenty of leaders coming to Halo Wars 2 including some fan favorites and some “a little bit silly”. Since the multiplayer experience does not take place in official canonical space, they have the freedom to have leaders like Sergeant Forge in the game.

Kinsano’s exclusive Blitz units and abilities:

 Unit/Ability  Energy  Unit Type
 Flame Warthog  50  Vehicle – Core Vehicle
 Helldrop (Ability)  60  Power – Deploy
 Veteran Hellbringers  70  Infantry – Anti-Infantry
 Hellcharge (Ability)  80  Power – Utility
 Veteran Flame ‘Hog  100  Vehicle – Core Vehicle
 Napalm Missiles (Ability)  100  Power – Damage
 Inferno (Ability)  180  Power – Damage
 Kinsano’s Cyclops  240  Vehicle – Hero

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At the panel 343 Industries brought along some multiplayer gameplay footage using the new leader to showcase the new units and leader abilities. You can watch it here.

What are your thoughts on Kinsano? What other leaders would you like to see added to Halo Wars 2? Let us know!

Halo 5 Voices of War REQ Pack Leak!? Multiplayer Announcer Pack!?

Halo 5 “Voices of War” REQ Pack leaked on reddit. Will allegedly add Spartan Buck, Yabda Grunt, and Exuberant Witness as Multiplayer Announcers for Arena, Warzone, and Warzone Firefight.

“Unlock three legendary announcers to join War Games and call the plays in your Warzone, Warzone Firefight, and Arena matches! The Voices of War REQ Pack delivers three all-new combat narrators for use in Warzone, Warzone Firefight, and Arena. Once unlocked, go to Spartan Customization and either keep the default or select one of the three new announcer voice options:

– Spartan Buck, the rakish Warfighter
– Yabda the Merciless, the Grunt with a past
– 031 Exuberant Witness, the stylish Monitor”

Source Reddit /r/Halo https://www.reddit.com/r/halo/comments/5f5vqa/upcoming_dlc/

Halo 5 Anvil’s Legacy REQs Preview – Tactical Magnum, Gunfighter Magnum, Hunter Cannons!

Preview of all the new REQs coming to Halo 5 with Anvil’s Legacy Update September 8th!

Halo 5 Anvil’s Legacy Preview Livestream https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UukZHdeYxD0

Halo 5 – Warzone Firefight, Ghosts of Meridian, Memories of Reach, & Hog Wild Future Free DLC!

343 Industries recently announced the titles for 3 upcoming free DLC updates and the return of Firefight to Halo 5: Guardians!

  • Ghosts of Meridian – March, Early April
  • Memories of Reach – TBA, assumed end of April
  • Hog Wild – TBA, assumed end of May
  • Warzone Firefight – TBA

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Halo 5: Guardians – Cartographer’s Gift Update! FORGE, NEW REQs, MAPS, & UPDATES!

A preview of Halo 5’s December Update! Forge, 40+ NEW REQs, SPNKr Rocket Launcher, MARK IV Armor, New Warzone and Arena Maps, and Updates!

Not only are we getting new content every month through June 2016, but this December update brings Forge, a File Browser, Social Playlists, and a bunch of updates to the UI.

Not to mention, all for FREE!

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Source:
HALO 5 – CARTOGRAPHER’S GIFT SNEAK PEEK
https://www.halowaypoint.com/en-us/community/blog-posts/cartographer-s-gift-sneak-peek