Halo Wars: Definitive Edition

aka: Bulldog
Moby ID: 87268

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Windows

Apr 20, 2017 Release
Published by: Microsoft Corporation
Developed by: Behaviour Interactive, 343 Industries, Inc.
Original Concept by: Ensemble Studios Corporation
Publishing label: Microsoft Studios
Distributed by: Valve Corporation
Cutscenes by: Blur Studio, Inc.
Additional Sound by: Formosa Interactive, LLC
Voice Recording by: POP Sound, Soundelux Design Music Group
Sound Engine by: Audiokinetic Inc.
Middleware by: RAD Game Tools, Inc., Havok
Countries: flag Worldwide
Comments: Steam release
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Windows Apps

Apr 24, 2017 Release
Published by: Microsoft Corporation
Developed by: 343 Industries, Inc., Behaviour Interactive, Inc.
Original Concept by: Ensemble Studios Corporation
Publishing label: Microsoft Studios
Cutscenes by: Blur Studio, Inc.
Additional Sound by: Formosa Interactive, LLC
Voice Recording by: Soundelux Design Music Group, POP Sound
Sound Engine by: Audiokinetic Inc.
Middleware by: RAD Game Tools, Inc., Havok
Countries: flag Worldwide
Comments: download release
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Xbox Cloud Gaming

Sep 15, 2020 Release
Published by: Microsoft Corporation
Developed by: 343 Industries, Inc., Behaviour Interactive, Inc.
Original Concept by: Ensemble Studios Corporation
Publishing label: Xbox Game Studios
Cutscenes by: Blur Studio, Inc.
Additional Sound by: Formosa Interactive, LLC
Voice Recording by: POP Sound, Soundelux Design Music Group
Sound Engine by: Audiokinetic Inc.
Middleware by: Havok, RAD Game Tools, Inc.
Countries: flag Worldwide
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Xbox One

Dec 19, 2016 Release
Published by: Microsoft Corporation
Developed by: 343 Industries, Inc., Behaviour Interactive, Inc.
Original Concept by: Ensemble Studios Corporation
Publishing label: Microsoft Studios
Cutscenes by: Blur Studio, Inc.
Additional Sound by: Formosa Interactive, LLC
Voice Recording by: Soundelux Design Music Group, POP Sound
Sound Engine by: Audiokinetic Inc.
Middleware by: Havok, RAD Game Tools, Inc.
Countries: flag United States, flag Canada
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Windows Patches

2017-04-21

moved Universal CRT to App-Local deployment, so users should no longer have to manually install Visual C++ redistributables; removed a dependency on Windows Media Foundation which was affecting players with Windows N editions

2017-04-24

updated multiplayer session browsing to be searchable worldwide, added Steam Overlay notifications, the GameConfig.dat file is now more robust against bad data, added a -safemode flag to startup, which will ignore reading the GameConfig.dat if it has selected settings that the PC doesn’t support

2017-04-26

fixed an issue where the mouse cursor would ocsasionally disappear, fixed an audio glitch that impacted some players

2017-05-11

added singleplayer campaign leaderboards, added support for keyboard text to toggle between global (/g) and team (/t) chat, text chat sender names are now colored according to player color, fixed various graphics errors that sometimes occurred when a large number of units were on screen at the same time, optimized content update download sizes, fixed a few small crashes that were happening in obscure scenarios, added an anti-trolling fix where any player kicked from a lobby will not be able to rejoin for a period of time, PC leaderboards now clarify that they are friends-only, corrected an issue that was preventing PC users from setting desired AA values for cards that support 16x, fixed a bug that meant changes to graphics options resets were occasionally not being saved, camera control will no longer be affected when using keys that also control camera movement when typing chat messages, fixed a crash that sometimes occurred during excessive chat messaging, addressed an issue with texture resolution changes when switching from Low to High or High to Low graphics settings, game language will now be based on whatever language is selected in the Steam client

2017-06-05

added a volume slider for cinematics, added per-AI difficulty settings selectable via the player card menu, fixed scaling of supply gathering icons to match overall UI scaling, miscellaneous localization fixes, allowed the middle, fourth, and fifth mouse buttons to be mapped to controls; added voice chat


Releases contributed by Kennyannydenny, A.J. Maciejewski, Plok, Sciere.