Gears of War 2

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

Gears of War 2 Limited Edition Detailed, Pictured

By Aaron Linde, Jul 22, 2008 3:58pm PDT

Microsoft has announced details and a packshot of the limited edition version of Epic Games' upcoming shooter sequel Gears of War 2 (360). The...


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Gears of War 2: Hands-on with the New Five-player Co-op Horde Mode

By Nick Breckon, Jul 14, 2008 11:43pm PDT

Some of my favorite multiplayer modes are those that pit a team of humans against "the computer," that ominously named adversary that even Kasparov...


Gears of War 2 Co-op Footage: Ride the Brumak

By Chris Faylor, Jul 14, 2008 10:41pm PDT

In advance of our impressions from Gears of War 2's new Horde multiplayer mode--which allows five online players to face off against an ever-increasing horde of locusts--check out this campaign co-op footage from today's Microsoft press event.


"This looks much more entertaining than Gears 1, but we still can't jump over an obstacle without ..."

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Microsoft E3 Screenshots: Gears of War 2, Fable 2, Lips, New Dashboard, More

By Aaron Linde, Jul 14, 2008 3:55pm PDT

In accordance with today's outpouring of announcements, demonstrations and big reveals at Microsoft's E3 press conference, the company has released...


"They should give you the "CHOICE" to have the Xbox Wii60 Dashboard and the Current 360 Dashboard."

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Gears of War 2 Arrives November 7, 5-player Co-op Confirmed

By Chris Faylor, Jul 14, 2008 11:02am PDT

Epic design director Cliff Bleszinski today announced that Gears of War 2 hit Xbox 360 on November 7. Bleszinski also revealed that the game...


"HEY! Most of that stuff was spoiler tastic, thanks a lot shack -_-"

- ElArabDeMagnifico see all 23 comments

E3 Day Zero Preview & Guesstimation: EA, Square, Microsoft, Gears

By Nick Breckon, Jul 14, 2008 12:30am PDT

The 2008 Electronic Entertainment Expo officially starts this Tuesday, but a large portion of the exciting news will be hitting tomorrow....


"it would be sweet if cliffyb ran out to the stage ripped his t-shirt off then said, yeah i've ..."

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Epic Teases Gears of War 2 Release on Nov. 9

By Chris Faylor, Jul 08, 2008 1:41pm PDT

Though developer Epic Games and publisher Microsoft have yet to announce an official release date for Gears of War 2 (360), a new splash image on...


"i like the evolution of that one worm screenshot. "needs more worms, more buddy AI, more ..."

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Gears of War 2 More Emotional Than BioShock, Explains Voice Actor

By Chris Faylor, Jul 01, 2008 7:51am PDT

Gears of War 2 voice actor Carlos Ferro has claimed that Epic's cover-heavy sequel will be "more emotionally affecting" than 2K's narrative-driven...


"Its going to be about as emotional as you can get with any of these Aliens ripp off games. At ..."

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Gears of War 2 Multiplayer Beta Footage Surfaces

By Aaron Linde, Jun 25, 2008 6:06pm PDT

A leaked video showing Epic Games' Gears of War 2 (360) multiplayer beta has appeared on Korean gaming site This Is Game, as spotted by AnalogHype....


"Look cool, but I like vehicles too much now to go back to that type of game. Games like Bad ..."

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Gears of War 2 Screenshot Bonanza Unleashed, Compares MP Maps of GoW 1 and 2

By Chris Faylor, Jun 25, 2008 11:28am PDT

Eager for some new Gears of War 2 media? Developer Epic and publisher Microsoft have you covered with a number of new screenshots from the...


"What's with the ultra shiny look? It's like everything is coated in glass. Since when did ..."

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UT360 Hits July 7, Packs Gears of War 2 MP Video

By Chris Faylor, Jun 12, 2008 6:51am PDT

The late-arriving Xbox 360 edition of Unreal Tournament 3 will head to North American retailers on July 7, publisher Midway and developer Epic...


"hahahaha, that's absolutely retarded. It's one thing to offer a key to beta-test H3 in ..."

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Fresh Gears of War 2 Details: Dead Rising-like Photo Mode, Possible Multiplayer AI Bots

By Aaron Linde, May 28, 2008 3:09pm PDT

An article published in this month's edition of print magazine Electronic Gaming Monthly details a slew of new features in Epic Games' upcoming...


"Yessss please add bots for multiplayer. I would love to go in and add more bots on the opposing ..."

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Gears of War 2 Four Player Co-op Confirmed (Updated)

By Chris Faylor, May 16, 2008 11:40am PDT

Update: Microsoft has told IGN that Bleszinski says "co-op's drop-in, drop-out, multiple difficulty settings for co-op players" instead of...


"If in this one I only have to hit the spacebar to play through the whole game, I'll buy four ..."

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Gears of War 2: CliffyB Presents the Third Chapter

By Nick Breckon, May 13, 2008 9:08pm PDT

Earlier today at the Microsoft Spring Showcase in San Francisco, I got a chance to check out an entire early level of Gears of War 2. The...


CliffyB Teases 4-Player Co-op for Gears of War 2; Creator Promises 'Bigger and Better' Multi

By Chris Faylor and Nick Breckon, May 13, 2008 7:49pm PDT

During Microsoft's Spring Showcase today, Epic Games employee and Gears of War creator Cliff Bleszinski teased that the much-anticipated...


"I loved the small teams from GOW, it forced you to play as a team. I just want a Halo like ..."

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