News items tagged with gears of war

Gears of War 4 Releasing Major Multiplayer Update

Gears of War 4 Releasing Major Multiplayer Update

Gears of War 4‘s “Rise of the Horde” update will launch on June 6 entirely for free. Microsoft and The Coalition unveiled the upcomin...

By Rory Young on 18 July 2018
New 1TB Xbox One Holiday Bundle

New 1TB Xbox One Holiday Bundle

It’s no secret that the PS4 is currently leading the eighth generation console sales competition between itself, the Xbox One, and th...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 July 2018
Halo 6, Gears of War 5 Releasing This Gen, Says Analyst

Halo 6, Gears of War 5 Releasing This Gen, Says Analyst

While many gaming fans are presently content with the platforms that the current generation has to offer, there are always some who continue to look toward the future in order to wonder and predict wh...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 July 2018
Top 25 Games of the Last Generation

Top 25 Games of the Last Generation

  For almost a decade, players reveled in the gaming experiences provided by last-gen consoles. From the Xbox 360’s release in 200...

By Boston Blake on 18 July 2018
Could Gears of War Get A Halo Wars-Inspired Spin-Off?

Could Gears of War Get A Halo Wars-Inspired Spin-Off?

We spoke to Dan Ayoub about Halo Wars and the possibility of seeing a Gears of War version of the popular RTS spin-off – learning tha...

By Riley Little on 18 July 2018
10 Video Game Deaths We Will Never Forget

10 Video Game Deaths We Will Never Forget

In light of the shocking death on The Walking Dead, Game Rant takes a look at the most memorable character deaths in video game history. Over recent years, it’s becoming increasingly difficult to enjo...

By Rob Gordon on 16 July 2018
Gears of War Actor Sued For 'Stealing' Cole Train

Gears of War Actor Sued For 'Stealing' Cole Train

A new lawsuit comes to light against Lester Speight, the actor behind Gears of War‘s Augustus Cole, claiming that the actor stole the...

By Riley Little on 16 July 2018
Gears of War 4 Gets Cross-Play Mode

Gears of War 4 Gets Cross-Play Mode

The Coalition announces that a brand new social playlist that pits PC players against Xbox One users will go live in Gears of War 4 t...

By Brad Jones on 16 July 2018
Cliff Bleszinski Almost Brought Gears of War to Earth

Cliff Bleszinski Almost Brought Gears of War to Earth

At PAX East, Cliff Bleszinski described an ending for Gears of War 3 that involved the planet Sera exploding, leading to a Gears of W...

By Rory Young on 16 July 2018
Gears of War 4 Crossplay Multiplayer Test This Weekend

Gears of War 4 Crossplay Multiplayer Test This Weekend

The Coalition announces a test weekend for Gears of War 4 competitive crossplay multiplayer, allowing PC and Xbox One players to play...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 July 2018
Gears of War 4 Patch Teases New Maps, Skins and More

Gears of War 4 Patch Teases New Maps, Skins and More

The Coalition today launches a major update for Gears of War 4 that adds two new multiplayer maps as well as punitive measures to com...

By F. O'Sullivan on 15 July 2018
Gears of War 4 Adds Zombie Carmine In Latest Update

Gears of War 4 Adds Zombie Carmine In Latest Update

After launching last October, The Coalition has been keeping busy creating new content each and every month for its player base, all of it free thanks in large part to the microtransaction system put...

By Derek Nichols on 15 July 2018
Gears of War 4 Adds Snowball Cannon, Ugly Sweater DLC

Gears of War 4 Adds Snowball Cannon, Ugly Sweater DLC

Gears of War 4 celebrates the season of good cheer with Gearsmas, a DLC package that includes icy boomshots, snowball fights, and crossplay functionality. A little more than a week till Christmas and...

By F. O'Sullivan on 15 July 2018
Best Local Multiplayer Games on Current Gen Systems

Best Local Multiplayer Games on Current Gen Systems

While local multiplayer may not be as prevalent as it once was, there’s still plenty of great local multiplayer games available on PS...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 July 2018
Top Selling Games of August 2015

Top Selling Games of August 2015

While some people complain about the Madden franchise and often claim each new entry is a mere “roster update”, there’s a reason why EA releases a new game in the series each and every year. That re...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 July 2018
Xbox Looking At Other Game Franchises For Potential TV Series

Xbox Looking At Other Game Franchises For Potential TV Series

Xbox Entertainment Studios, a division of Microsoft’s Xbox team, is working on bringing their own network of original TV content to...

By Geet Arora on 12 July 2018
Top 5 Video Game Commercials of All Time

Top 5 Video Game Commercials of All Time

Way before you were a gamer and video game consoles became the multi-billion dollar industry it is today, we relied on television a...

By Riley Little on 09 July 2018
Gears of War Developer The Coalition Working On New IP

Gears of War Developer The Coalition Working On New IP

Gears of War developer The Coalition is now working on a new intellectual property. The Vancouver-based studio assumed developmental...

By John Jacques on 09 July 2018
E3 2018: Biggest Games Rumored for the Show

E3 2018: Biggest Games Rumored for the Show

E3 2018 is nearly upon us, and there are a ton of huge game announcements rumored for the show this year. Here are all the biggest games rumored for E3 2018.

By Dalton Cooper on 18 June 2018
10 Video Games Character That Need to Retire

10 Video Games Character That Need to Retire

Video game characters may pull off incredible feats of bravery and combat, but even fictional, world-saving heroes need to retire from action eventually. Video game characters live massively advent...

By Jasmine Henry on 07 June 2018
No New Halo Game for Xbox One Lineup in 2017

No New Halo Game for Xbox One Lineup in 2017

Xbox head Phil Spencer confirms that Microsoft’s 2017 game lineup won’t be led by titles like Halo or Gears of War, but will feature ‘new experiences with different IP’. Although most of the 2017 s...

By Anthony Taormina on 31 May 2018
Gears of War 4 Gets More Free DLC In December

Gears of War 4 Gets More Free DLC In December

The Coalition announces its Gears of War 4 DLC plans for the month of December including two new maps, improvements, bug fixes, and a new Christmas inspired event. After launching early in October,...

By Derek Nichols on 31 May 2018
Gears of War 4 10th Anniversary DLC Adds Retro Weapons

Gears of War 4 10th Anniversary DLC Adds Retro Weapons

The Coalition announces the 10th Anniversary DLC pack for Gears of War 4, which will add Gary Carmine, retro weapon skins, and new emblems on November 7th. On November 7th, 2006, the Gears of War f...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 May 2018
Gears of War 4 Adds Run the Jewels to Character Roster

Gears of War 4 Adds Run the Jewels to Character Roster

Video game developer The Coalition officially announces the hip-hop supergroup known as Run the Jewels will join Gears of War 4‘s playable character roster. As many gamers are more than likely awar...

By Kyle Sledge on 07 May 2018
Ice-T Teases Gears of War Announcement

Ice-T Teases Gears of War Announcement

A tweet from Ice-T’s official Twitter account teases the impending announcement of new Gears of War information, as fans wait for news of what’s next for the series.

By James Lynch on 18 April 2018
Gears of War 4 Getting Legacy Maps in November

Gears of War 4 Getting Legacy Maps in November

The Coalition reveals the first two free DLC maps for Gears of War 4 are legacy maps first seen in Gears of War 3, and fans can play them in November. The Coalition has ambitious plans when it come...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 April 2018
Gears of War 5: Job Posts Suggest Sequel in the Works

Gears of War 5: Job Posts Suggest Sequel in the Works

Several job listings on the video game developer Splash Damage’s website suggest that Microsoft is already moving ahead with Gears of War 5’s production.

By Kyle Sledge on 18 February 2018
Scariest Moments in Gears Of War

Scariest Moments in Gears Of War

Game Rant takes a look at the scariest moments from the entire Gears of War franchise, digging up what we believe are the most memorable moments from Marcus Fenix. Gears Of War is known as an adren...

By John Jacques on 23 January 2018
Gears of War 4 Credit Earning Rates Increased

Gears of War 4 Credit Earning Rates Increased

A new update for Gears of War 4 introduces another change to the credit earning system as The Coalition tries to appease fans upset at the way card packs are priced. It didn’t take long for those w...

By John Jacques on 08 January 2018
Gears of War 3 Getting Xbox One X Enhancements

Gears of War 3 Getting Xbox One X Enhancements

Microsoft announces three new Xbox 360 titles that will receive enhancements on the recently released Xbox One X console, and Gears of War 3 is among them.

By Curt Hutson on 18 November 2017
Gears of War 4 Guide: All Collectible Locations

Gears of War 4 Guide: All Collectible Locations

This Gears of War 4 guide will show gamers where to find all 50 collectibles throughout the Gears of War 4 campaign, earning 3 achievements along the way. Gears of War 4 takes players on a gruesome...

By John Jacques on 08 November 2017
‘Gears of War 3’ Author Doesn’t Play The Games

‘Gears of War 3’ Author Doesn’t Play The Games

Generally, when writing a story based on a pre-existing piece of work, it’s a good idea to have a thorough understanding of the subject matter before you get started. If the story is centered aro...

By C.J. Smillie on 29 September 2017
Free Gears of War

Free Gears of War

While Gears of War fans were perhaps most excited to see the brand new Gears of War 4 at E3, Microsoft also had up its sleeve another treat for fans of the franchise, in the form of Gears of War:...

By Dalton Cooper on 28 September 2017
Gaming's Greatest Couples

Gaming's Greatest Couples

In celebration of Valentine’s Day, Game Rant takes a look at the greatest couples in video game history, from Aerith and Cloud to Mario and Princess Peach. Over the last few decades, video games ha...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 September 2017
Gears of War Creator Cliffy B Says 'Cross-Play is Dumb'

Gears of War Creator Cliffy B Says 'Cross-Play is Dumb'

Gears of War creator Cliff Bleszinski says that ‘cross-play is dumb’ and that the feature won’t be coming to LawBreakers, his game that is currently in development.

By Weston Albert on 18 July 2017
Gears of War 4 Update Fixes Some Multiplayer Problems

Gears of War 4 Update Fixes Some Multiplayer Problems

Video game developer The Coalition releases an update for the Xbox One version of Gears of War 4 that fixes some of the title’s persi...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 June 2017
Gears of War 4 Streamer Rages & Breaks Controller

Gears of War 4 Streamer Rages & Breaks Controller

Popular Twitch streamer GoldGlove livestreams Gears of War 4, and after encountering severe lag in multiplayer, decides to rage quit...

By Dalton Cooper on 27 May 2017
Top Xbox Live Games of 2009

Top Xbox Live Games of 2009

Major Nelson reported a few days ago on the top titles of 2009 on Xbox Live. His lists included the most played games of the year b...

By Rob Keyes on 02 May 2017
Gears of War 4 Update Makes It Easier To Get Credits

Gears of War 4 Update Makes It Easier To Get Credits

In a post on the official forums, The Coalition reveals an update today for Gears of War 4 will make it easier for players to earn cr...

By Derek Nichols on 01 May 2017
Gears of War 4: The Sound of Silence Achievement

Gears of War 4: The Sound of Silence Achievement

In this guide for the new PC and Xbox One game Gears of War 4, we explain how to unlock the mysterious campaign achievement called ‘T...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 April 2017
Gears of War 4 Review

Gears of War 4 Review

Gears of War makes its grandiose return on Xbox One and PC, and those sorely missing the series can rest easy knowing that the franchise is back and better than ever. Gears of War: Judgmen...

By Riley Little on 17 October 2016
Gears of War Movie Announced

Gears of War Movie Announced

As part of a Gears of War 4 livestream, Universal Pictures today announced its acquisition of the film rights to the Gears of War video game franchise. Today, Universal Pictures announced i...

By Anthony Taormina on 17 October 2016
Gears of War 4 Ending Explained

Gears of War 4 Ending Explained

The ending of Gears of War 4 is sure to have had a few fans scratching their heads, which is why we’ve created a post clarifying what...

By Riley Little on 13 October 2016
Buy Xbox Live Gold at GameStop, Get Gears of War Socks

Buy Xbox Live Gold at GameStop, Get Gears of War Socks

Gaming retailer offers exclusive Gears of War 4 Crimson Omen socks for Xbox gamers who purchase a one-year Xbox Live Gold membership card during a special sale this week. Gears of War 4 is...

By Boston Blake on 08 October 2016
GR Pick: Conan Play Gears of War 4 With Wiz Khalifa

GR Pick: Conan Play Gears of War 4 With Wiz Khalifa

Conan O’Brien invites rapper Wiz Khalifa to join him in playing the early levels in the Gears of War 4 campaign mode on the latest Clueless Gamer segment. Conan O’Brien’s Clueless Gamer seg...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 October 2016
Gears of War 4 Will Reward Franchise Veterans At Launch

Gears of War 4 Will Reward Franchise Veterans At Launch

The Coalition announces two new in-game bonuses for long time Gears fans who decide to pick up a new copy of Gears of War 4 when it releases next week. After a small hiatus, the Gears of Wa...

By Derek Nichols on 04 October 2016
Gears of Wars 4 Needs Massive Day One Patch on Disc

Gears of Wars 4 Needs Massive Day One Patch on Disc

The Coalition studio head Rod Fergusson announces on Twitter that fans will have to download a massive 11GB day one patch if they buy Gears of War 4 on disc. While patches and content updat...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 October 2016
New Gears of War 4 Xbox One S Bundles Revealed

New Gears of War 4 Xbox One S Bundles Revealed

Two new bundles for Gears of War 4 have been announced, including an exclusive deep blue console, allowing players to buy the title alongside the new Xbox One S. For those who are looking t...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 01 October 2016
Gears of War 4 Needs Massive Day One Patch on Disc

Gears of War 4 Needs Massive Day One Patch on Disc

The Coalition studio head Rod Fergusson announces on Twitter that fans will have to download a massive 11GB day one patch if they buy Gears of War 4 on disc. While patches and content updat...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 October 2016
Gears of War 4 Launch Day Pre-Load Has Day One Patch

Gears of War 4 Launch Day Pre-Load Has Day One Patch

In response to a fan on Twitter, The Coalition studio head, Rod Fergusson, confirms that the day one patch for Gears of War 4 is included in the digital preload process. After a small hiatu...

By Derek Nichols on 30 September 2016
Gears of War 4 Preloading is Live For Xbox One

Gears of War 4 Preloading is Live For Xbox One

The Coalition confirms that the Gears of War 4  pre-load is approximately 54GB in size and is now live for Xbox One users, with the PC version set to arrive later. Following a protracted de...

By Alexander Pan on 25 September 2016
Gears of War 4 Will Support Split Screen Co-Op on PC

Gears of War 4 Will Support Split Screen Co-Op on PC

Game developer The Coalition officially confirms the inclusion of split-screen co-op for PC players of the forthcoming third-person shooter Gears of War 4. Last week, The Coalition held a p...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 September 2016
Gears of War 4 Launch Trailer Sets up the Story

Gears of War 4 Launch Trailer Sets up the Story

The Coalition releases a launch trailer for Gears of War 4 that sets up the story, highlights the main characters, and details the new threats players will face. It may be hard to believe,...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 September 2016
Gears of War 4 Has Gone Gold

Gears of War 4 Has Gone Gold

The Coalition’s Gears of War 4 is finally announced as complete, with the company hosting a launch event alongside Microsoft’s Board of Directors to celebrate. It’s time for Microsoft fans...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 20 September 2016
Gears of War 4: Watch 20 Minutes of Campaign Gameplay

Gears of War 4: Watch 20 Minutes of Campaign Gameplay

Microsoft and The Coalition release a new video featuring roughly 20 minutes of campaign gameplay from the Prologue of the forthcoming third-person shooter Gears of War 4. Now that Xbox One...

By Kyle Sledge on 16 September 2016
Gears of War 4 Season Pass Gets More Card Packs

Gears of War 4 Season Pass Gets More Card Packs

According to The Coalition head, the developer provides a great increase in the number of Gear Packs that Gears of War 4 Season Pass holders will receive at launch. As the tightly-packed fa...

By Boston Blake on 13 September 2016
Gears of War: Dom Could Have Been Female

Gears of War: Dom Could Have Been Female

The Coalition studio head Rod Fergusson reveals that Dominic Santiago in Gears of War could have been a female character named Dominique, but the idea was rejected. It may be hard to imagin...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 September 2016
Gears of War 3 Easter Egg Found 5 Years Later

Gears of War 3 Easter Egg Found 5 Years Later

Five years after its release, Gears of War fan group GoW TacCom discovers a Duck Hunt-like Locust shooting gallery Easter Egg hidden in Gears of War 3. Thanks to the Internet, it’s hard for...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 September 2016
Gears of War 4: PC Graphics Settings Revealed

Gears of War 4: PC Graphics Settings Revealed

The graphics settings and menus for the PC version of The Coalition’s Gears of War 4 show up online, revealing tons of options in the way of customization. For those unaware, Microsoft and The Coaliti...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 August 2016
Gears of War 4 Adds Game of Thrones Composer

Gears of War 4 Adds Game of Thrones Composer

Grammy-nominated composer Ramin Djawadi, who is best known for his work on the TV series Game of Thrones, will be composing the musical score for the upcoming Gears of War 4. With Gears of...

By Alexander Pan on 11 August 2016
Gears of War 4 Pre-Order Bonuses Announced

Gears of War 4 Pre-Order Bonuses Announced

Publisher Microsoft and developer The Coalition officially announce all of the pre-order bonuses available for the third-person shooter Gears of War 4. For the Gears of War 4 fans who are e...

By Kyle Sledge on 06 August 2016
Gears 4 Reveals 10 Minutes of 4K Gameplay, PC Specs

Gears 4 Reveals 10 Minutes of 4K Gameplay, PC Specs

Microsoft uses gamescom 2016 to unveil a brand new video with 10 minutes of 4K gameplay footage and the PC specs for its third-person shooter Gears of War 4. With Microsoft and The Coalitio...

By Kyle Sledge on 06 August 2016
Gears of War 4 Reveals Campaign Video, Multiplayer Map

Gears of War 4 Reveals Campaign Video, Multiplayer Map

Microsoft releases new videos for the forthcoming third-person shooter Gears of War 4, featuring gameplay from the title’s campaign mode and a sneak peek at a multiplayer map. With San Dieg...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 July 2016
Gears of War 4 Multiplayer Supports Crossplay

Gears of War 4 Multiplayer Supports Crossplay

Microsoft confirms that Gears of War 4 will support crossplay between the PC and Xbox One versions of the game for its multiplayer, campaign, and Horde 3.0 modes. A common thread in Microso...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 June 2016
New Killer Instinct Trailer Confirms General RAAM

New Killer Instinct Trailer Confirms General RAAM

At the Microsoft E3 2016 press conference, a new trailer for Killer Instinct reveals that the next combatant joining the roster is Gears of War villain General RAAM. Microsoft kicked off E3...

By Derek Nichols on 11 June 2016
Original Gears of War May Not Have Included Multiplayer

Original Gears of War May Not Have Included Multiplayer

Video game designer and Gears of War creator Cliff Bleszinski explains that the original version of the wildly popular shooter almost didn’t have multiplayer. According to a recent interv...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2016
Gears 4’s Horde Mode Only Requires Host to Own Maps

Gears 4’s Horde Mode Only Requires Host to Own Maps

The Coalition confirms that Gears of War 4‘s Horde 3.0 only requires match hosts to own the mode’s maps, allowing gamers who don’t own them to try them out. During Microsoft’s press confere...

By Kyle Sledge on 28 May 2016
Hands-On: Gears of War 4 is Very Familiar

Hands-On: Gears of War 4 is Very Familiar

Game Rant goes hands-on with a campaign mission from Gears of War 4 that features JD, Kait, and Del trying to recover a friend from a new, but familiar threat. In what was the only hands-on...

By Anthony Taormina on 28 May 2016
Gears of War 4 Teases Return of Marcus

Gears of War 4 Teases Return of Marcus

Following a demo of Gears of War 4‘s co-op campaign, Microsoft unveils a brief teaser that confirms the return of fan favorite character Marcus Fenix. As was expected by the Xbox faithful l...

By Dalton Cooper on 28 May 2016
Gears of War 4 Co-Op Campaign Demo Revealed

Gears of War 4 Co-Op Campaign Demo Revealed

During Microsoft’s E3 press conference, game developer The Coalition reveals brand new gameplay for Gears of War 4, showing some co-op action from the campaign mode. As many gaming fans exp...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 May 2016
Gears of War 4 May Unlock Insane Difficulty at Start

Gears of War 4 May Unlock Insane Difficulty at Start

The Coalition’s approach to developing Gears of War 4 is one that favors community input, and a recent Twitter poll may have the developer rethinking the game’s difficulty. Video game devel...

By Cody Gravelle on 17 May 2016
Cliffy B. Talks Retirement

Cliffy B. Talks Retirement

Gears of War and Lawbreakers creator Cliff Bleszinski talks about developing at least one or two more games before he considers retiring into parenthood. Cliff Bleszinski tore into the vid...

By Denny Connolly on 11 May 2016
The 10 Best Action Video Game Characters Ever [Video]

The 10 Best Action Video Game Characters Ever [Video]

With the release of action game Quantum Break, Game Rant takes a closer look at some of the best action-oriented video game characters that have hit the scene over the years. Video game thrill-seeke...

By Derek Nichols on 25 April 2016
Gears of War 4 Will Kick Off New Trilogy

Gears of War 4 Will Kick Off New Trilogy

An interview with various members of developer The Coalition reveals that Gears of War 4 will be the start of a brand new trilogy with more humble beginnings. According to the interview, Gears of War...

By Cody Gravelle on 27 March 2016
Gears of War 4 Has Gore and Explicit Language Filter

Gears of War 4 Has Gore and Explicit Language Filter

The Coalition head Rod Fergusson reveals that the upcoming Gears of War 4 will have a filter that allows gamers to remove gore and explicit language from the game. One of the hallmarks of the Gears o...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 March 2016
Gears of War 4 Was Originally In Planning Stages At Epic Games

Gears of War 4 Was Originally In Planning Stages At Epic Games

Plans for Gears of War 4 were being drawn up at Epic Games before the company decided to go in a different direction. Fortunately, the spirit of that sequel will live on. After Microsoft purchased th...

By Riley Little on 21 March 2016
Get Gears of War: Ultimate Edition for $10

Get Gears of War: Ultimate Edition for $10

Thanks to a recent online listing, gaming fans can get a digital version of The Coalition’s Gears of War: Ultimate Edition at a discounted price of $10. For those fans who have yet to experience Gear...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 March 2016
Gears of War 4 Multiplayer Beta Start Date

Gears of War 4 Multiplayer Beta Start Date

Microsoft announces that the Gears of War 4 multiplayer beta will begin on April 18th and run until May 1st, but doesn’t reveal what the beta will include. Xbox One owners that can’t wait until the e...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 March 2016
Gears of War 4: New Enemies and Weapons

Gears of War 4: New Enemies and Weapons

The Coalition reveals some of the new weapons and enemy types that players will encounter when playing the upcoming Gears of War 4 after it launches later this year. Since the beginning of the franch...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 March 2016
Why Carmine Needs to Be in Gears of War 4

Why Carmine Needs to Be in Gears of War 4

With new details on Gears of War 4 emerging, one editor talks about why Carmine needs to make a return and why the various characters donning the name have become so beloved. As one of the best third...

By Riley Little on 14 March 2016
Gears of War 4 Multiplayer Details

Gears of War 4 Multiplayer Details

The Coalition studio head Rod Fergusson reveals additional details on Gears of War 4‘s multiplayer component, including playable characters, weapons, and more. As fans of Gears of War 4 likely know,...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 March 2016
Gears of War's General Raam Joining Killer Instinct?

Gears of War's General Raam Joining Killer Instinct?

A new report suggests that two more characters that will be joining Killer Instinct season three have leaked, and one of them is an intimidating old favorite. Hot on the heels of the official trailer...

By Cody Gravelle on 13 March 2016
Gears of War 4 Looks Gorgeous In Epic Screenshots

Gears of War 4 Looks Gorgeous In Epic Screenshots

As part of Game Informer’s continuing blowout of Gears of War 4, the magazine releases five new screenshots showing off the game’s graphics and enemies. Few would argue against the notion that Gears...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 March 2016
Gears of War on PC? Coalition Says Possibly

Gears of War on PC? Coalition Says Possibly

After some speculation on whether there was a chance that the upcoming Gears of War 4 could come to PC, The Coalition studio head Rod Fergusson replies with a simple ‘Possibly’. When it was revealed...

By Alexander Pan on 12 March 2016
Gears of War 4's Campaign Will Run at 30fps

Gears of War 4's Campaign Will Run at 30fps

The studio behind Gears of War 4 reveals that the new game will run at 30fps in the main campaign, while the multiplayer will hit a very smooth 60fps. Anyone currently with an Xbox One probably has h...

By Riley Little on 07 March 2016
Gears of War 4 Takes Place 25 Years After Gears 3

Gears of War 4 Takes Place 25 Years After Gears 3

The recent Game Informer cover story on Gears of War 4 reveals that the game takes place on the planet Sera 25 years after the events of Gears of War 3. Even though fans have known about Gears of War...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 March 2016
Gears of War 4 Has Split-Screen Co-Op

Gears of War 4 Has Split-Screen Co-Op

Gears of War 4 will feature split-screen co-op for two players, with the second player choosing between Kate Diaz or Del Walker to play as throughout the campaign. An unfortunate trend in the gaming...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 March 2016
Gears of War 4 Developer Calls Game Graphical Showcase

Gears of War 4 Developer Calls Game Graphical Showcase

The Coalition studio head Rod Fergusson says Gears of War 4 will be a ‘graphical showcase’ for the Xbox One much like the original was a showcase for the 360. While most Xbox and Microsoft fans are s...

By Anthony Taormina on 03 March 2016
Gears of War 4 Is Making 'Stunning Progress'

Gears of War 4 Is Making 'Stunning Progress'

According to Xbox’s Phil Spencer, Gears of War 4 is making stunning progress, reminding the Boss of back when he first saw the original “Warfare” footage. Xbox Boss Phil Spencer has seen some footage...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 02 March 2016
Gears of War 4 Figures Are Coming from McFarlane Toys

Gears of War 4 Figures Are Coming from McFarlane Toys

The Coalition and McFarlane Toys announces a new lineup of Gears of War 4 figurines, marking the first time Gears of War toys won’t be produced by NECA. It may not have been what fans were expecting,...

By John Jacques on 03 February 2016
Cliff Bleszinski is Looking Forward to Gears 4

Cliff Bleszinski is Looking Forward to Gears 4

Lead designer of the original Gears of War trilogy Cliff Bleszinski takes to Twitter to share some positive thoughts on the game’s upcoming fourth installment. Cliff Bleszinski has taken to Twitter t...

By Brad Jones on 02 February 2016
Gears of War: Ultimate Edition Hits PC Early 2016

Gears of War: Ultimate Edition Hits PC Early 2016

Although it is currently an Xbox One exclusive title, The Coalition’s Gears of War: Ultimate Edition is set to release on PC platforms sometime in early 2016. According to a discussion on Twitter bet...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 December 2015
Xbox One Backwards Compatible Games List Revealed

Xbox One Backwards Compatible Games List Revealed

Microsoft announces the initial 104 titles, including many fan favorites, that will be available on the Xbox One when the backward compatibility feature launches November 12th. Microsoft’s announceme...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 17 November 2015
The Best Xbox One Black Friday Deals

The Best Xbox One Black Friday Deals

If you’ve been sitting on the sidelines, holding on since October for the best Black Friday Xbox One deals, you’re in luck – most of the goodies started as early as Wednesday night at 9PM Pacific Tim...

By Dealzon on 17 November 2015
Gears of War: Judgment Was Nearly Like Dark Souls

Gears of War: Judgment Was Nearly Like Dark Souls

The Gears of War series is well known for its reputation as an intense, over-the-shoulder, third person shooter. So when Gears of War: Judgment was released, fans were surprised that the prequel mo...

By Sarah Fields on 08 September 2015
Greatest Gears of War Moments

Greatest Gears of War Moments

This is an exciting time for Gears of War fans. Not only is Gears of War 4 set to launch next year on Xbox One, but the game that started it all is getting a facelift and is available for current-g...

By Boston Blake on 05 September 2015
Gears of War: Ultimate Edition Review

Gears of War: Ultimate Edition Review

Gears of War: Ultimate Edition features ample improvements made to the original game throughout, making it a familiar but fresh trip down memory lane. As soon as Microsoft purchased the rights to G...

By Riley Little on 05 September 2015
Gears of War: Ultimate Edition Review Round-Up

Gears of War: Ultimate Edition Review Round-Up

This year, Microsoft is promising the strongest lineup of exclusive games in the history of Xbox, and a huge part of that equation is Gears of War: Ultimate Edition. This remastered version of the...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 August 2015
Gears of War & Shadow Complex Backwards Compatible

Gears of War & Shadow Complex Backwards Compatible

When the Xbox One rolled out, gamers said that Microsoft’s latest console outing would help to herald in the end of the backward compatible era. While the PS3 and 360 both featured backward compati...

By Evan Hopkins on 05 August 2015
Gears of War: Ultimate Edition - 'Mad World' Trailer

Gears of War: Ultimate Edition - 'Mad World' Trailer

As Xbox fans patiently settle in until more news and details arrive about the recently revealed Gears of War 4, Microsoft and The Coalition are making the wait a little easier with Gears of War Ulti...

By Derek Nichols on 05 August 2015
Gears of War 4 Dev Scrapped New IP

Gears of War 4 Dev Scrapped New IP

Back in 2013, developer Black Tusk was excited to show off a teaser for their latest IP in development. The game was so promising that even Microsoft called it the next Halo. However, despite the g...

By Boston Blake on 16 July 2015
Gears of War 4 Has 2 Player Co-op

Gears of War 4 Has 2 Player Co-op

When gamers think of the Gears of War franchise, a number of aspects of the series immediately spring to mind. From the gruesome violence against the alien locust, the grim, grey-and-brown aestheti...

By Rob Gordon on 16 July 2015
Gears of War: Ultimate Edition Remake Explained

Gears of War: Ultimate Edition Remake Explained

Gamers are often left wondering why games they’d love to see updated to modern visuals never seem to get remasters, like Resident Evil 2. In other cases, sometimes one game from a series will get t...

By Sarah Fields on 03 July 2015
Gears of War 4 Trailer

Gears of War 4 Trailer

The wait to see Gears of War 4 in action is finally over. Xbox fans everywhere have been counting down the days to Microsoft’s E3 2015 press conference for the opportunity to see the gory and glorio...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 June 2015
Epic Games Cinematic Director Joins New ‘Gears of War’ Developer

Epic Games Cinematic Director Joins New ‘Gears of War’ Developer

Although the next Gears of War sequel is currently in development at Black Tusk Studios and not Epic Games, fans should know the franchise is in good hands. Yes, many of the key members have either...

By Anthony Taormina on 08 April 2015
New Gears of War for Xbox One Only

New Gears of War for Xbox One Only

Gears of War was one of the must-have franchises of the last console generation, with Marcus Fenix’s fight against the Locust Horde seen by many as the best Xbox 360 exclusive series. Developer Epi...

By Rob Gordon on 08 April 2015
Top 15 Video Game Boss Fights

Top 15 Video Game Boss Fights

Sure, every fan of video games wants to be the hero (since playing the villain is usually out of the question). But eventually, one thing becomes clear across every single genre and platform: to be...

By Andrew Dyce on 04 April 2015
'Gears of War 4' Lancer

'Gears of War 4' Lancer

Although the upcoming Gears of War game might change the series’ canon, one of the franchise’s distinguishing features looks to remain unchanged – the lancer, the go-to weapon for the COG. During m...

By John Jacques on 08 March 2015
Gears of War Making 'Massive Progress'

Gears of War Making 'Massive Progress'

When Microsoft purchased the Gears of War IP from developer Epic Games back in January, many people wondered if the gaming giant would attempt a reboot after Gears of War: Judgment disappointed pla...

By Boston Blake on 25 February 2015