Gears of War 2

XB360 / Action / Release: Nov 7, 2008 / ESRB: M

New Gears of War 2 Screenshots: Ride the Reaver

By Nick Breckon, Oct 06, 2008 6:00am PDT

Epic has released a new batch of Gears of War 2 screenshots to accompany its recent media blitz. The images show off a section late in the game...


"I totally read that "Ride the Beaver".. Too bad. I'm always game for riding a beaver.. :("

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Developers Fight Used Game Sales via New-only DLC for Gears of War 2, NBA Live and Rock Band

By Chris Faylor, Oct 03, 2008 7:31am PDT

After years of lamenting that they see no kickback from the extremely lucrative used game market, game makers have launched a counter-attack by...


"They finally take out the mask, DRM is not here because of piracy, not even because of the ..."

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Gears of War 2 Trailer: 'Every Kid Loves Dinosaurs'

By Chris Faylor, Oct 02, 2008 7:50am PDT

The fourth Gears of War 2 video documentary has arrived courtesy publisher Microsoft and developer Epic, casting light on the game's...


"really, it looks gorgeous. i'd like to be critical, but it's evident there are some seriously ..."

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Rumor: Gears of War 2 Gets Gears 1 Map Remakes For New Copies Only

By Blake Ellison, Sep 30, 2008 4:55pm PDT

Epic's upcoming 360-exclusive Gears of War 2 will get five DLC remakes of popular multiplayer maps from the original via a voucher in the sequel's...


"If the publishers really want the retailers to cut back on used sales, they could always do ..."

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Gears of War 2 Director on PC, PS3

By Blake Ellison, Sep 30, 2008 10:27am PDT

Outspoken game designer Cliff Bleszinski, currently wrapping up Epic's Xbox 360 exclusive Gears of War 2, had a lot to say about the PC and...


"this dude is a kinda a fuking bitch for that , and the shitbox's controller is an utter mess of ..."

- ij_hellsing see all 182 comments

Gears of War 2 Screenshots Get in Trouble

By Blake Ellison, Sep 29, 2008 4:10pm PDT

A new batch of screenshots from Epic's Gears of War 2 has found its way onto the internet, showing protagonist Marcus Fenix getting himself into a...


"I'm sick of Epic marketing their games with bullshots like these. Because of it, nearly every ..."

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Gears of War 2 Welcomes Casual Gamers

By Blake Ellison, Sep 29, 2008 9:54am PDT

Gears of War 2 (X360) director Cliff Bleszinski is unafraid of casual gamers--in fact, he welcomes them with open arms in what may be the most...


"I'm not sure if anyone else has thought about this or not, but there was a time not too long ago ..."

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Gears of War 2 Movie: 'Welcome to Delta'

By Chris Faylor, Sep 24, 2008 10:34am PDT

Publisher Microsoft and developer Epic Games continue their series of Gears of War 2 documentaries, this one focusing on the characters and...


"Brought to you by Bruckheimer and Bay. Anyone else getting flashbacks of 80's and 90's cartoon ..."

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Gears of War 2 Trailer Details New Weapons

By Chris Faylor, Sep 17, 2008 10:47am PDT

The latest Gears of War 2 (360) documentary provided by publisher Microsoft examines the various weapons that will be found in the Epic-developed action game sequel when it arrives on November 7.


"There was something odd about watching these geeks talk endlessly about the various forms of ..."

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Gears of War 2 Trailer: Head Stomping Sound

By Chris Faylor, Sep 11, 2008 9:22am PDT

Developer Epic Games and publisher Microsoft have provided us with a new look at the Nov. 7-due action game sequel Gears of War 2 (360), which discusses the title's "meaty" and "crunchy" sound desi


"Although I kinda liked the actual *game* that was hidden in the first, the atrocious bosses ..."

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Epic: Xbox 360 Nearing Graphical Limit

By Blake Ellison, Sep 02, 2008 4:15pm PDT

Developers could soon hit the limits of the Xbox 360's graphics hardware, guessed senior Epic employee Rod Fergusson. "I think we're...


"And reason #1 for the graphics being as good as they are: They only need to render 30 fps max ..."

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No Gears of War 2 on PC, Says Epic

By Blake Ellison, Aug 29, 2008 3:33pm PDT

Gears of War lead designer Cliff Bleszinski has revealed that there will not be a PC version of Epic Games' upcoming shooter sequel Gears of War 2....


"HAhah still no gow 2for pc .but no problem i realized it on cristmis evening that you guy suck ..."

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$140 Gears of War 2 Special Edition Now For Sale, Packs Life-size Lancer Gun Replica

By Chris Faylor, Aug 08, 2008 9:02am PDT

Online retailer Amazon.com today began listing a $139.99 special edition bundle that packs Epic's cover-heavy action title Gears of War 2 (360) and...


"How the fuck are they going to package that, what are they going to put it in a rock band size ..."

- ddubs16 see all 68 comments

Gears of War 2 Filters Replace Blood with Sparks, Remove Swearing for Younger Players

By Aaron Linde, Aug 06, 2008 11:41am PDT

Epic Games' upcoming third-person shooter sequel Gears of War 2 (360) will feature optional filters for both on-screen violence and language to...


"Finally someone moving in the right direction. Unfortuneatly this game at any level is based on ..."

- schwinky see all 60 comments

Gears of War Movie Gets Funding

By Chris Faylor, Jul 25, 2008 9:31am PDT

The feature film adaptation of Epic's cover-heavy action series Gears of War has gained the financial support of Legendary Pictures, Variety has...


"Why can't somebody make a *good* Starship Troopers sequel instead of this?"

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