Halo Wars 2 is set for a February 2017 release, but it seems that Microsoft will launch the Halo Wars Remastered version before the sequel comes out. A Halo Wars Definitive Edition for Xbox One and PC is also being considered as the only remastered version for the original Halo Wars game. According to Microsoft, the Halo Wars 2 pre-orders include this edition as bonus. There are chances that a standalone Halo Wars Remastered version may come out any time after?the Halo Wars 2 release.
Halo Wars 2 will have a deluxe edition, and it includes bonuses for players who will pre-order the game. According to Microsoft, the edition will include a Halo Wars remastered version. On its official website, Microsoft suggests that the company will bring an enhanced version of the original Halo Wars that will support Windows 10 and Xbox One.
Regarding the standalone release, the company has not said anything specific, but it will indeed add this definite edition in the Halo Wars 2 Deluxe Edition which costs US$79.99. The company is also offering a standard edition for US$59.99. This edition doesn?t include remastered?Halo Wars.
Fans have started speculating on the release of the remastered version. Fans believe that the standalone release will take place sometime before or after the upcoming Halo Wars 2. Regarding the remastered version, Microsoft suggests that the developer has included improved graphics in the new version. The remastered version will also include all the DLC content created for the game.
As Microsoft hasn?t talked about anything regarding the standalone version, it is better to wait for the company?s announcement. Microsoft also kept the remastered version away from E3 2016. During the event, the company launched the?Halo Wars 2 beta but didn?t speak anything specific about the remastered version for the original game.
As reported earlier, Microsoft looks less confident about the potential success of the Halo Wars 2. If this is the case, there are chances that the company will not launch a standalone edition for the remastered version.