As the world goes ga-ga over
, Microsoft's UK marketing boss has told MCV that strategy spin-off Halo Wars will revolutionise” the RTS genre.
Head of gaming and entertainment at Microsoft's Entertainment and Devices Division Stephen McGill told MCV:
Any release in the Halo universe is sure to appeal to the millions of Halo fans around the globe.
"The original Halo revolutionised how first person shooters were played on a console and was the leading title in driving the success of that genre on the home console. We fully expect Halo Wars to do the same for real time strategy.”