Gamereactor UK. Watch the latest video game trailers, and interviews from the biggest gaming conventions in the world. Gamereactor uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best browsing experience on our website. If you continue, we'll assume that you are happy with our cookies policy

Halo Wars 2

New character details revealed in latest Halo Wars 2 trailer

Learn about the new AI and a villain not seen before.

Subscribe to our newsletter here!

* Required field

It was announced a year ago, and then we got a confirmed February release date for Halo Wars 2 at E3 this year. Now a new trailer has dropped explaining more story and giving characters briefly seen a bit more backstory.

The trailer is more of a featurette, with the developers giving us some insight into what we can expect. We learn about the new AI, Isabelle. They describe her as nothing like the other Halo AIs, with Isabelle a logistics AI, who is scarred by war and shaken up by what's going on.

We get a better look at the villain Atriox, who is summed up thus: "What if one Brute was not only stronger than the others but also incredibly intelligent?"

The story is also outlined too, but this is sure to be expanded on and fleshed out once we get closer to the release date on February 21. Keep you eyes peeled for the open beta nearer to launch. Halo Wars 2 is heading to Windows 10 PC and Xbox One.


Related texts

Halo Wars 2Score

Halo Wars 2

REVIEW. Written by Bengt Lemne

"Players are treated to a great package that offers plenty to both fans of competitive multiplayer, the Halo universe, and co-operative play."

Loading next content