After the release of Halo Wars, Robot Entertainment continued support for the title with two Downloadable Content (DLC) packs. Titled Strategic Options, the first DLC pack adds three new multiplayer modes to Halo Wars. The second DLC release, titled Historic Battles, introduced four new maps to the game.
Halo Wars is a real-time action strategy game for the Xbox 360 that allows the player to control large armies and to shrewdly direct them in realistic warfare. Set early in the iconic war between the Covenant and UNSC – made famous by the Halo FPS games – Halo Wars provides a new angle on the war while bringing new heroes to the battle.