Questions tagged [halo-wars]

Halo Wars is a real-time strategy (RTS) video game developed by Ensemble Studios and published by Microsoft Game Studios for the Xbox 360. The game is set in the science fiction universe of the Halo series in the year 2531, 21 years before the events of Halo: Combat Evolved.

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What is the significance of the stars above troops?

In the first Halo Wars, if any of your troops kill enough enemies, the gain stars above their heads. Do these stars have any significance such as making the troops stronger in either damage or health ...
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How can I effectively play Covenant?

I am currently at automatic difficulty 61, and I have been experimenting with different strategies although everything I try seems to barely win, and I am getting to the point on automatic difficulty ...
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In Halo Wars what do the Forerunner life supports do?

I was playing Halo Wars on the skirmish map Blood Gulch or Beasley's Plateau. I found a special feature called "Forerunner life support". I sent a squad of ODST marines in it, but I didn't see ...
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How to stop a double Arbiter/Forge rush 3v3

I have been playing halo wars since the game came out(forever ago). Only recently, the last few months, has this strategy emerged. Me and my friends have lost around 50 games to this rush. We have ...