Posts Tagged ‘Gears of War’

Watch The New Gears Of War 4 Launch Trailer

by Peter Paltridgeon 09/19/2016
Microsoft said they’d be putting out a new trailer for Gears of War 4 soon, and they kept to that promise. Below are two minutes of clips straight from the game. A shorter version will make its TV debut during Monday Night Football tonight. It’s a generation after Gears 3, and the survivors of humanity […]

Gears 4 Won't Have Competitive Cross-Platform Multiplayer

by Peter Paltridgeon 08/29/2016
In a move intended to cross-promote two of their biggest products, Microsoft announced during E3 that most of their major 2016-2017 releases would be available on both XBox One and Windows PC. However, that might not mean both versions of Gears 4 will play harmoniously with one another. The company confirmed today that competitive multiplayer […]

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What You Get From Preordering Gears 4

by Peter Paltridgeon 08/10/2016
Preorder Gears of War 4 and Microsoft will give you three extra playable characters in the multiplayer mode. Two of them are “Old Man Marcus” and “Tomorrow Anya,” the familiar couple we saw in the cinema where Gears 4 was first revealed. It isn’t known if Marcus and Anya will be usable in the game […]

Coalition Gives More Details On Gears 4

by Todd Blackon 07/29/2016
In a developer blog, Coalition dropped some more info on what fans can expect from Gears Of War 4, with the promise of more information coming very soon. “With the Hammerburst’s new Long Range role, we found the Retro Lancer really didn’t have a significant place as a starting weapon anymore, as we announced it […]

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Presenting The Gears Of War 4 Loot Crate Edition

by Peter Paltridgeon 07/13/2016
It’s a game! It’s a Loot Crate! It’s both! Microsoft has announced a special edition of Gears of War 4 will be sold in cooperation with Loot Crate. For $130, a digital code for the game will come inside a special Loot Crate along with a replica “7 Lancer and what is described as “awesome […]

E3 2016: New Gears Of War 4 Trailer, Plus Infodump

by Peter Paltridgeon 06/13/2016
Microsoft kicked off its E3 conference this morning with the most open look at Gears of War 4 yet. Dynamic weather, big new weapons, and is that the wrinkled fogey face of Marcus? Probably. Here’s the bullet list of features the game sports: New Story, Heroes and a Nightmare Reborn: The first chapter of an […]

Epic Games Believed Gears Of War Was Fluke

by Todd Blackon 05/26/2016
Cliff Blezinski, former head of Epic Games and known for the Gears of War series, has opened up recently to IGN about why he left the company. During their podcast Unfiltered, he stated how it was a very simple thing that led him to leaving: “It’s simple: a big Chinese company comes along and I […]

The Original Gears Of War Nearly Didn't Have Multiplayer

by Peter Paltridgeon 05/24/2016
No one can imagine Gears of War without multiplayer, but according to Cliff Bleszinski, creator of the series, the mode was nearly left out of the first game. In a new video interview with IGN, Cliff confesses that they considered cutting the multiplayer mode for crunch reasons. “It was just like we always say even […]

Studio Behind Bulletstorm and Gears Of War: Judgement Making New Game

by Todd Blackon 05/16/2016
People Can Fly, the Polish studio responsible for games like Bulletstorm, Gear Of War: Judgement, and the Painkiller series, is apparently already in the works making a brand new title. And according to Gamepressure during an interview with People Can Fly CEO Sebastian Wojciechowsk, the game will be a AAA shooter, and apparently already has […]
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Here's Why Epic Games Abandoned Gears Of War

by Peter Paltridgeon 05/03/2016
The first three Gears of War games were made by a studio called Epic Games. The fourth, however, is being made without their involvement. Epic sold their marquee title to Microsoft in 2014 and moved to developing freemium titles. One has to wonder why. This week Epic answered that question: it was because they didn’t […]