Browsing tag: Gears of War 3

Gears of War: Ultimate Edition Brings Entire Gears Collection To Xbox One Backwards Compatibility Program News 12

News 12 The Coalition announced today that the Gears of War: Ultimate Edition, launching this August 25, will let fans re-live the entire saga on Xbox One with a backwards compatible Gears Collection that includes every game in the series. No, not all titles are getting the same Xbox One makeover the original Gears game is, but anyone […]

Gears of War 3 Included In July’s Games With Gold Deal On Xbox 360 News 17

News 17 If the recent news surrounding the Gears of War franchise has got you excited, you’ll want to pay attention to next month’s Games With Gold offering on Xbox 360. Starting on July 16, Xbox Live Gold members will be able to download and keep Gears of War 3 free of charge. You’ll find the offer on the […]

Speculation – Is Xbox Hyping Up a Gears of War Announcement? News 11

News 11 Is Microsoft ‘gearing’ up for a Gears of War-related announcement? The launch of an oddly-timed Gears of War 3 midnight launch video appears to suggest so. The company published the footage (above) earlier today, celebrating the midnight launch of Epic’s Gears of War 3 in New York, Mexico City, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Korea in 2011. Having released […]

Gears of War 3 – Special Anniversary Weekend Event Details News 1

News 1 This weekend is a special one for the Gears of War franchise. To celebrate the release of Gears of War 3 exactly a year ago, Epic has decided to throw a party. A special guest will make a return and you’ll also get to play with a special anniversary edition weapon skin! One of the […]

Gears of War 3 Special Double XP Event For July 4th News 2

News 2 Epic Games wants you to celebrate part of your July 4th holiday playing Gears of War 3. How do they plan on doing that? By offering special double XP along with a unique “Top Wingman” playlist hosting Alpha rules. The double XP will be spread across multiplayer, Horde Mode and Beast Mode. The date that […]

Gears of War 3 – Easter Weekend Event News 3

News 3 We have new information regarding the upcoming Gears of War 3’s Easter Weekend event. According to Epic Games senior multiplayer programmer Peter Knepely, Horde will be receiving the classic treatment this weekend, meaning no fortifications, no bonus objectives, no respawns and no lambent enemies. The multiplayer portion will also be receiving 2x XP, with a custom gametype titled […]

Gears of War 3 Title Update 4 Goes Live Soon, Patch Notes News 2

News 2 Gear of War 3 is getting its fourth title update tomorrow morning at 2am Pacific/5am Eastern . Epic explained in a blog post that “once the update is live you will automatically be prompted to download it if you are connected to Xbox LIVE.” On March 21st at 5pm EST/2pm PST, Epic Games Director of Production Rod Fergusson […]

3 Reasons Gears Trumps the Competition News 15

News 15 It’s a great time to be an action game fan. The market is filled (some would say saturated) with top-tier shooters, and developers and publishers have incentivized every aspect of their respective games in order to gain a foothold in the lucrative market. Currently, gamers are being inundated with a wide variety of choices when […]

The Three Cheapest Shotguns in Recent Shooters News 9

News 9 Shotguns. Boomsticks. Double-barreled hand cannons. Skeet blasters. Every self-respecting online shooter has to feature a powerful shotgun, if for no other reason than to adhere to the rule of weapon tiers as established by id Software in the early 90’s. While the shotgun’s viability is usually in close-quarters combat, or as a last-ditch weapon once […]

Multiplayer Games Are Barbies For Men News 1

News 1 Video games are increasingly becoming Barbies for men. And I’m fine with that. You should be, too. For a hobby that consists primarily of shooting aliens, shooting terrorists, and shooting orcs (with magic bullets), it sure asks for a startling amount of dress-up. There seems to be a silent understanding between video game consumers and […]

Gears of War 3: Beast Mode [ON] OFF Reviews 1

Reviews 1 Be sure to check out MP1st’s full competitive multiplayer review of Gears of War 3. After being overshadowed by a slew of imitators over the last three years, Gears of War’s grinder-style Horde Mode made its triumphant return this past week. The second iteration of the cooperative gametype features an array of new innovations and mechanics, […]

Gears of War 3 Multiplayer: the Good, the Bad, and the “Meh” Reviews 8

Reviews 8 The title for this piece originally read “Gears of War 3: the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly,” but Gears of War 3 doesn’t do Ugly. Gears passes Ugly on the street and purposefully avoids her, and when Gears goes to the club, he has a velvet rope that delineates his territory: no Ugly allowed. […]

8 Delicious Candies Playable in Gears of War 3 (Humour) News 3

News 3 Gears of War 3 offers a unique blend of horror, brutal combat, and hyperbolic gore. Cliff Bleszinski and his ultra-talented multiplayer design team have nearly perfected the third-person, cover-based gameplay that has become so popular this generation. However, it is fairly obvious that while crafting the game, the team had snacks on the brain. Many […]

The Day-One DLC Dilemma News 9

News 9 134 dollars. That’s how much you could possibly spend if you purchased all available day-one DLC for Gears of War 3. Between a slew of new weapon skins and animations, and a “season pass” for all DLC released over the next year, Epic has offered gamers an unprecedented opportunity to split with their cash. Day-one […]

Three Ways Gears of War 3 is the New Lois Lane News 8

News 8 Remember in the 1978 Superman movie, when Superman fails to save Lois Lane from her grisly earthquake/car crash demise? He rectifies this by flying so fast around Earth, it spins backwards and resets time. He then has ample opportunity to save her from death. In the same way that Superman raped the fabric of time […]

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