Gears of War 2 Dev Diary #4: “Enter the Horde”

“Enter the Horde,” episode four in Epic’s Gears of War 2 behind-the-scenes dev diary series, introduces the many deadly baddies that make up the Locust horde. From suicide-bombing Tickers to butcher-knife-wielding Boomers to the just plain freaky Bloodmounts to the monk-like Kantus to the new “big bad” Skorge, Gears 2 is clearly upping the ante in terms of creature variety.

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