In a move that is becoming more and more common in online competitive multiplayer, Microsoft and The Coalition have added support for cross-play multiplayer to Gears of War 4. This gives players from both the Xbox One and Windows 10 versions of the to play directly against each other for the first time.
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Gears of War is one of Microsoft’s biggest franchises and one of the main reasons why many people buy an Xbox console. The latest release, Gears of War 4, is likely to be the biggest exclusive the Xbox One has this year and with development handed over to The Coalition rather than Epic Games, it remains to be seen exactly what this new era of Gears will be like. We take a look at some of the reviews of the game to see what critics think about the release.
Gears of War 4 is one of the most highly anticipated games of the year, as such, there are many special versions of the game that players have purchased to ensure they have the best experience. One such one version was the Gears of War 4: Ultimate Edition. Which, if you bought via Amazon, should’ve been delivered already to those customers.
Microsoft and developers of The Coalition released a new gameplay video showing the first 20 minutes of Gears of War 4, which is right around the corner. You can check out the video featuring new footage in the player below.
The ultimate release of Gears of War 4 is still a few weeks away, but Xbox has already released the new launch trailer for the upcoming game. You can check out the new video, featuring some new footage and another look at the game’s story in the player below.
San Diego Comic Con is only a few days away, and with it comes some very special deal and contests. One of which will be the chance to win a limited edition Gears of War 4 style Xbox One S.
One of the problems in previous Gears of War games was that all players had to have a specific map either unlocked or downloaded in order to play it with their friends in Horde Mode. This caused many matches to not happen between friends because of it.
Microsoft has officially unveiled a brand new program for their Xbox One and Windows 10 platforms known as Play Anywhere. This new feature allows gamers who own digital copies of selected titles to play them on both the console and PC at no additional cost.
The open beta for Gears of War 4 is now available exclusively on the Xbox one for Xbox Live gold members. The download gives players the chance to try out the multiplayer on the latest title and experience the new weapons on two distinctive maps. It will be available until 1 May
Xbox continued to roll out some new material for Gears of War 4 this week with a new multiplayer trailer that was released. You can check out the new video, which features new gameplay footage of the game’s Versus Multiplayer mode, in the player below. The trailer features the song “Nobody Speak” by DJ Shadow and also featuring Run the Jewels.
More and more information is being given about Gears of War 4. Today’s new patch of info includes the reveal of microtransactions that’ll allow players to customize the looks of their characters via collecting cards in the game. In an interview with Gamespot, director Rod Ferguson talked about these transactions:
Xbox released the latest teaser trailer for Gears of War 4 that reveals some new details and story developments for the game. You can check out the new video, “Tomorrow,” below. Some might be amused that the soundtrack features a cover of Simon and Garfunkel’s “The Sound of Silence” by Disturbed. The original song was a major part of the ad campaign for the first game about 10 years ago.