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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  • 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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