Gears of War Hidden Fronts Map Pack Becomes Free on Labor Day

Gears of War

Microsoft has another Labor Day special in store for 360 owners. Come Monday, September 3 at 2AM PDT, the Gears of War Hidden Fronts Map Pack will shed its 800 Microsoft Point price and become available as a free download. The pack includes four maps, including Bullet Marsh, Garden, Process, and Subway.

With almost 500,000 downloads already, the Hidden Fronts Map Pack is the leading premium content download on Xbox Live. But given the fact that Gears has sold over four million copies worldwide, there’s obviously a ton of players still out there who have yet to pony up for the download. A free release should certainly boost those download numbers even more.

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