Microsoft and Ensemble have announced today the Limited Edition for Halo Wars, which will hit stores in February for the price of $79.99, a $20 increase over the standard $59.99. The Limited Edition features the standard retail game, along with many extras.
- Three New â€œHalo 3â€ Multiplayer Maps â€“ Be one of the first to experience the Mythic Map Pack from Bungie which includes three new maps, â€œAssembly,â€ â€œOrbitalâ€ and â€œSandboxâ€
- Halo Wars: Genesis â€“ a beautiful graphic novel by Phil Noto, Graeme Devine and Eric Nylund chronicling the first military campaign against the Covenant. The novel centers around the Sprit of Fire on a mission to discover why the Covenant are so interested in the world of Harvest
- Unique In-game Vehicle â€“ â€œHonor Guardâ€ Wraith
- Six Leader Cards â€“ Leaders possess elite skills which can turn the tides of battle
- Spirit of Fire Patch â€“ Start the journey as an official Spirit of Fire crew member
Those who pre-order the game will get a pre-order card to download a special in-game Warthog vehicle with flame decals from select participating retailers. The game hits stores February 2009.