Game design legend Graeme Devine and company talk about marrying their console RTS gameplay with the mythic Halo universe in this video doc for the Xbox-exclusive Halo Wars.
Update: I finally get the metaphor of the CG at the beginning of this video in terms of the collision of gameplay and story. At first, I just though the UNSC and the Convenant just simply ran out of things to shoot at each other.
Halo Wars is still set for a March 3 release.
Halo Wars Dev Diary: Halo Universe