Ensemble Studios and Microsoft Game Studios have announced today that Halo Wars has officially gone gold, meaning it has been released to manufacturing. A video documentary series for Halo Wars is also getting its jump start today and will offer gamers a unique look behind the game's development, along with the people involved in its production. The documentary's premiere episode is up for download on Xbox LIVE or the official Xbox website.
Additionally, a demo for Halo Wars is scheduled to for debut on LIVE February 5. The studios have released various screenshots from the upcoming demo, including shots of "Chasm," one of 14 multiplayer maps available in the final version.
Halo Wars will be arriving in North America on March 3, while Europe and Japan will be seeing earlier release dates in late February.