Gears of War: Judgment

XB360 / Action / Release: Mar 19, 2013 / ESRB: RP-M+

Gears of War acquired by Microsoft, Gears vet joins Black Tusk to develop for Xbox One

By Steve Watts, Jan 27, 2014 7:45am PST

Microsoft Studios announced today that it has bought the rights to Gears of War from Epic, and recruited Gears alum Rod Fergusson to head up Black Tusk which will be taking on the first new effort.

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Gears of War ran its course on 360, says Microsoft

By Steve Watts, Nov 01, 2013 8:30am PDT

Gears of War ran its course on 360, but it could continue its life into the next generation if it got more expansive fiction and possibly a new studio, according to Microsoft's Phil Spencer.

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Gears of War: Judgment 'Lost Relics' pack announced

By Steve Watts, May 16, 2013 2:30pm PDT

Gears of War: Judgment is getting another DLC pack. The "Lost Relics" pack is launching in June, and will include a new gametype, four new maps, and assorted weapon and armor skins.

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Gears of War: Judgment 'Call to Arms' map pack announced

By Steve Watts, Apr 19, 2013 7:15am PDT

The next Gears of War: Judgment map pack is titled "Call to Arms." It will be coming April 23 for Season Pass holders, or April 30 for everyone else.

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Analyst: Gears and God of War prequels 'significantly underperform'

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 16, 2013 2:30pm PDT

Two console-exclusive "of War" prequels released last month, as both Microsoft and Sony attempt to milk their biggest franchises one more time before the next generation begins. And sales are likely to fall short of both franchises' last numbered entries.

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Gears of War: Judgment free 'Haven' DLC out today

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 29, 2013 6:30am PDT

Why delay the inevitable? A stay of execution means nothing when you know they're baying for your blood and will extract it from with blade and boot. So, Lancers sharpened, Epic Games has released the free 'Haven' DLC a few days earlier than planned. The pack brings back the...

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Gears of War: Judgment 'Warzone' mode found playable on disc

By Steve Watts, Mar 27, 2013 11:00am PDT

Gears of War: Judgment has a bit of leftover code on the disc from prior Gears games, letting users access the Warzone multiplayer mode.

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Gears of War: Judgment multiplayer review: class act

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 21, 2013 12:50pm PDT

Epic Games and People Can Fly have given the traditional Gears of War multiplayer formula somewhat of an overhaul. The result is something that feels familiar, yet fresh and enjoyable, even if there's a fresh stench of DLC in the air.

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Gears of War: Judgment single-player review: weak prequel

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 18, 2013 6:00am PDT

Judgment is a superfluous and unnecessary addition to the Gears franchise. It fails to live up to the standard set by the previous three games with some pesky AI issues, limited level design, and characters that don't resonate nearly as well as those from the previous games.

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Gears of War: Judgment to feature rotating 'Reaper' player

By Steve Watts, Mar 12, 2013 10:30am PDT

Gears of War: Judgment will feature a special "Reaper" character, playable by one player per week who will be hand-picked based on his or her contributions to the community.

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Gears of War: Judgment mini-campaign Aftermath connects to Gears 3

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 04, 2013 8:45am PST

Gears of War: Judgment packs an unlockable mini-campaign which ties into the end of Gears of War 3, Microsoft revealed during a Gears of War livestream event thing over the weekend. 'Aftermath' is unlocked by completing the main campaign particularly skilfully and stylishly,...

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Gears of War: Judgment getting DLC Season Pass, Maxim sponsored content

By Steve Watts, Feb 26, 2013 1:45pm PST

Gears of War: Judgment will offer a Season Pass that includes six maps, two modes, and an permanent double XP bonus, among other goodies. Plus, Maxim is sponsoring a map and mode to be made available on April 2.

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Gears of War: Judgment pre-order gets GoW2/GoW3 at Walmart

By Steve Watts, Feb 11, 2013 2:30pm PST

Gears of War: Judgment will come with a copy of Gears of War 2 or 3 as a pre-order bonus at Walmart.

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Gears of War: Judgment getting multiplayer demo

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 28, 2013 7:30am PST

A multiplayer demo for Gears of War: Judgment will launch alongside the Xbox 360 exclusive on March 19, Microsoft announced today, showcasing its new class-based competitive 'OverRun' mode. Pre-ordering from GameStop will net you a few days' early access to the demo, with pr...

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Gears of War: Judgment includes original Gears download

By Steve Watts, Jan 22, 2013 8:15am PST

The initial run of Gears of War: Judgment will come with a download code for the original Gears of War on the Xbox 360's "Games on Demand" service.

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