Microsoft have managed to sign up another key member of Epic Games to Black Tusk Studios to help develop the next Gears of War game. This makes Greg M. Mitchell the second high profile staff member to leave the previous owners of the franchise to join the new developer.
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According to voice actor Lester Speight, Augustus “Cole Train” Cole will be in the next Gears of War game.
When Gears of War releases on the Xbox One sometime in the future you can expect it to be a combination of the old and new. The developer behind the new title have talked about how they are looking to keep what makes Gears of War unique but also try to innovate and improve. Speaking to Total Xbox Rod Fergusson, studio head at Black Tusk Studios, spoke about they have to evolve but also remain the same.
Microsoft Studios has acquired rights to the Gears of War IP, including rights to all future and existing games, merchandise and entertainment experiences from Epic Games.(more…)