Update: It appears that there was some confusion at the Microsoft CES keynote and Halo Wars is still set to hit stores on the original release date of March 3. However, a spokesperson for Microsoft did confirm that, as Bach said in the keynote, a demo will be released on February 5.

Straight from the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas come news that the upcoming strategy title set in the Halo universe, Halo Wars, has a In other gaming related announcements, Microsoft’s Robbie Bach touted 17 million people now active on Xbox Live and a 60 percent increase in content downloads since the launch of NXE back in November. He also briefly demonstrated Primetime, an upcoming Xbox Live feature that will allow gamers to participate in virtual versions of game shows such as trivia game 1 vs. 100.