Gears of War Archive

  • Gears of War: Judgment March 2013 Launch Set, OverRun Mode and Island Map Revealed

    Gears of War: Judgment March 2013 Launch Set, OverRun Mode and Island Map Revealed

    Another gaming mega-blockbuster is locked and loaded for launch next year, Gears of War: Judgment officially joining a stacked early 2013 lineup–which already includes heavy hitters like God of War: Ascension, Tomb Raider, DmC – Devil May Cry and BioShock Infinite–with a March 19th street […]

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  • Book Review: The Art of Gears of War 3

    Book Review: The Art of Gears of War 3

    Nearly 50 pages larger than any previous Art of the Game installment, Ballistic Publishing’s heaviest and beefiest video game art tome pulls gamers deep behind the scenes for an in-depth look at the creative development of Xbox 360 exclusive, Gears of War 3. Gears of […]

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  • LEGO Gears of War is Better Than the Real Thing

    LEGO Gears of War is Better Than the Real Thing

    Gears of War doesn’t do a whole lot for me. Don’t get me wrong: All three games are incredibly well designed and the curb stomping and cover-based shooting couldn’t be any more satisfying. But the roid rage frat boy attitude, the unlikable characters, and the […]

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  • Gears of War 3 “Dust to Dust” Trailer

    Gears of War 3 “Dust to Dust” Trailer

    Gears of War 3 was introduced to the world over a year ago in the “Ashes to Ashes” trailer, and now, just shy of three full weeks until the game’s September 20th launch, Machinima brings us the exclusive world premiere of the spectacular new “Dust […]

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  • Pre-Purchase Gears of War 3 DLC With the Season Pass

    Pre-Purchase Gears of War 3 DLC With the Season Pass

    Gears of War 3 doesn’t roadie run onto retail shelves until September 20th, but already there are four DLC add-ons planned for release over the course of the next year, beginning in November. These packs are said to contain “hours of campaign and multiplayer mayhem” […]

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  • Gears of War 3’s Custom Xbox 360 is Bloody Awesome

    Gears of War 3’s Custom Xbox 360 is Bloody Awesome

    Microsoft has unveiled a wicked limited edition Xbox 360 console bundle themed after Gears of War 3, timed for release with the game on September 20th. The bundle will come with a custom-painted red and black 320GB Xbox 360 console specially outfitted with themed sound […]

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  • Gears of War 3’s Two Epic Collector’s Editions

    Gears of War 3’s Two Epic Collector’s Editions

    Gears of War 3 launches worldwide for Xbox 360 on September 20th, and will be available in three versions: the plain ol’ standard edition for $60, an $80 limited edition, and a $150 Epic Edition containing the limited edition goodies along with a PVC Marcus […]

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  • New Gears of War 3 Pics Have Their Sights Set on You

    New Gears of War 3 Pics Have Their Sights Set on You

    Hankering for a late night gaming snack? Then feast your eyes on these tasty new Gears of War 3 pics, including real in-game screenshots and mounds of concept art. Scope out the complete 50-image gallery on the jump.

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  • The Hurt Locker’s Xbox 360 Goof

    The Hurt Locker’s Xbox 360 Goof

    The 2008/2009 war film The Hurt Locker, which won Best Picture, Best Director and four other Oscars during last night’s Academy Awards ceremony, has come under fire from some Iraq War veterans for its roguish portrayal of EOD (Explosive Ordnance Disposal) techs and over-sensationalized depiction […]

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  • GameStop Hosting Gears of War Tournaments in Anticipation for Gears of War 2

    GameStop Hosting Gears of War Tournaments in Anticipation for Gears of War 2

    This Friday, July 25th, 2,000 U.S. GameStop stores will play host to Gears of War 2 hype parties featuring single-elimination Gears of War game tournaments and the presentation of a 4-minute DVD video produced by Microsoft and Epic Games that’ll show off gameplay footage from […]

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