Gears of War Series News


E3 2016: Gears of War 4's Horde mode only requires Host to own maps for all to play

By Daniel Perez, Jun 14, 2016 2:35pm PDT

This means you could essentially play all of Gears of War 4's Horde maps without having to spend a dime, that is, if you're lucky.


E3 2016: Gears of War 4 debuts with Xbox Play Anywhere

By Daniel Perez, Jun 13, 2016 9:35am PDT

Prepare to kill countless grubs as Gears of War 4 once again takes center stage at E3. And, you can play on PC!


Gears of War nearly shipped without multiplayer

By David Craddock, May 25, 2016 12:52pm PDT

Epic was under immense pressure to get the first Gears out for Christmas 2006, even if it meant cutting multiplayer.


Painkiller developer working on two new projects

By Daniel Perez, May 16, 2016 9:07am PDT

People Can Fly, the studio behind Painkiller, Bulletstorm, and more, have revealed they're back!


"If it works it works, if it doesn't it's a nightmare to get working. GFWL is really troublesome ..."

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Dark Souls 3, Overwatch, and more become Top Trending Games of April on YouTube

By Daniel Perez, May 05, 2016 9:00am PDT

Google has revealed its Top 10 Trending Games of April on YouTube, which includes the likes of Dark Souls 3, Overwatch, DOOM, and more.


Gears of War 4 Ultimate Edition details surface including early access

By Daniel Perez, Apr 25, 2016 7:37am PDT

Details surrounding the Gears of War 4 Ultimate Edition have surfaced, including information on how to gain early access to the full game, season pass info, and more.


Gears of War 4 embraces CCG craze with new Gear Crates and Gear Cards system

By Daniel Perez, Apr 14, 2016 8:22am PDT

Collectible cards will soon be invading the Gears of War franchise when Gears of War 4 releases later this year.


"That's too bad. I'm going to miss how paid map DLC splinters the community and messes with the ..."

- Peanut Fox see all 8 comments

Gears of War 4 Multiplayer Beta Gameplay Preview: Building the Coalition

By Asif Khan, Apr 14, 2016 6:00am PDT

Shacknews has you covered on everything in Gears of War 4 Versus Multiplayer. 


"It's still 6 months out. Plenty of time to get it looking better. "

- serenj see all 18 comments

Gears of War 4 beta gameplay footage leaked

By Daniel Perez, Apr 12, 2016 7:56am PDT

The Gears of War 4 multiplayer beta is kicking off next week, but you can catch nearly 15 minutes of in-game action thanks to a recent leak.


"^yup Also it being a big dumb game it's fine. Don't hafta be so critical of glorified pest ..."

- Peanut Fox see all 6 comments

Gears of War 4's first story trailer includes Marcus Fenix and a new hero

By Daniel Perez, Apr 11, 2016 6:47am PDT

Marcus' fight is far from over, but who is this new hero? Could he be picking up where Marcus left off?


"I'll bet that it will be an one exclusive for at least a while. If it comes to PC at all."

- thejay247 see all 4 comments

Gears of War 4 coming in October

By Steve Watts, Apr 06, 2016 6:20am PDT

But alas, they still refuse to call it "Gears of Four."


"Wish they'd do a pc release too, even if on the despised and reviled Store"

- rms see all 12 comments

Gears of War 4 beta release date announed

By Daniel Perez, Mar 15, 2016 6:20am PDT

Prepare to curb stomp your enemies once again in the upcoming Gears of War 4 beta.


"I feel so weird not having an Xbox one for this game. This is my favorite modern game franchise. "

- Rigor Morts see all 4 comments

Gears of War Ultimate Edition PC Requirements leaked via Windows 10 Store listing

By Daniel Perez, Feb 23, 2016 1:20pm PST

The Windows 10 Store has Gears of War Ultimate Edition listed, which means we now know its system requirements for minimum, recommended, and 4K gaming.


"None of those systems had good specs when they launched so it's not really a surprise. "

- Peanut Fox see all 14 comments

Forza Horizon 3, Gears of War 4, and Forza Motorsport 6 rumored for Windows 10 release

By Daniel Perez, Feb 15, 2016 7:10am PST

Microsoft appears to be taking Windows 10 more serious this year if these rumors turn out to be true.


"Amazing news! Man if they bring Forza Horizon 2 one of my favorite racers as well I would truly ..."

- valcan_s see all 41 comments

McFarlane Toys announce 7-inch Gears of War 4 figures are coming Holiday 2016

By Daniel Perez, Feb 12, 2016 12:45pm PST

Let these Gears of War 4 figures curbstomp their way into your hearts this holiday season.