Gears 5

Game News – Gears 5’s Most Pivotal Story Moment Worries Me About The Series’ Future

Editor’s Note: This article contains story spoilers for Gears 5: we recommend coming back to this piece after completing the single-player campaign. After finishing the campaign for Gears 5, my thoughts are muddled. Most of my uncertainty around the game is due to several different things like Kait’s character arc (which doesn’t feel fully-developed yet), …

Game News – Gears 5’s Most Pivotal Story Moment Worries Me About The Series’ Future Read More »

Game News – Gears 5 Gets Six New Characters for a Variety of Modes Today

Operation 1, the first stop on the Gears 5 DLC roadmap, brought four new characters today. Two more characters from the Terminator: Dark Fate Character Pack also got dropped today. Let’s start with the four classics from Operation 1. Added to the lineup is COG Gear, DeeBee, Warden, and General RAAM. Each of these characters …

Game News – Gears 5 Gets Six New Characters for a Variety of Modes Today Read More »

Game News – Gears 5 Quitters Will Have Accounts Suspended with New Penalty System

There are always those types of players that can suck the fun out of games by joining online ranked matches and then just dropping out. They leave the team a man down which can usually be a large disadvantage. Of course, some players might quit due to understandable reasons, such as connection issues, or unexpected …

Game News – Gears 5 Quitters Will Have Accounts Suspended with New Penalty System Read More »

Game News – FIFA 20 Again Tops Weekly UK Sales Chart Beating Out Ghost Recon Breakpoint

Surprise, surprise, those folks over in the UK continue to love themselves some soccer. In its second week of availability, EA’s FIFA 20 was once again the top-selling game of the week on the UK chart. Despite being the most notable release of the past week, Ubisoft’s Ghost Recon Breakpoint had to settle for second place. Normally …

Game News – FIFA 20 Again Tops Weekly UK Sales Chart Beating Out Ghost Recon Breakpoint Read More »

Game News – The Price of Iron in Gears 5 Just Got Increased in Some Regions

Gears 5 players might have noticed something if they logged in yesterday to play some multiplayer matches. The price of Iron (the in-game currency that can be bought with real money to purchase cosmetic items) was increased in areas outside the US such as the UK. When the game first released, for 500 Iron, it …

Game News – The Price of Iron in Gears 5 Just Got Increased in Some Regions Read More »

Game News – Famitsu Review Scores: Issue 1608

This week’s Famitsu review scores are in. Gears 5 (Xbox One) – 9/9/9/10 [37/40] Habroxia (PS4, Switch, PS Vita) – 7/6/7/5 [25/40] Invisigun Reloaded (PS4, Switch) – 7/8/8/6 [29/40] NBA 2K20 (PS4, Xbox One, Switch) – 8/8/8/8 [32/40] Observation (PS4) – 8/7/8/8 [31/40] Thanks, Ryokutya2089. Comment Policy Comments are welcome and encouraged on Gematsu. However, …

Game News – Famitsu Review Scores: Issue 1608 Read More »

Game News – Gears 5 Had the Biggest Launch of Any Microsoft Game this Generation

Following praise from numerous publications (including us here at DualShockers) Microsoft announced today that Gears 5 officially had the best launch of any first-party game this generation. In its opening weekend, Gears 5 amassed 3 million players in total across both Xbox One and PC platforms. This total is double that of what Gears of War 4 …

Game News – Gears 5 Had the Biggest Launch of Any Microsoft Game this Generation Read More »

Game News – Gears 5 Review — The War Machine Keeps Turning

There has been a lot said about Microsoft’s first-party lineup in this Xbox One era. Even though many first-party offerings in recent years have often left something to be desired, Microsoft has over the past year or so doubled down on the future by acquiring a handful of new developers to make games exclusively for …

Game News – Gears 5 Review — The War Machine Keeps Turning Read More »

Game News – Gears 5 Crosses Over with Fleetwood Mac in New Trailer Ahead of Launch

The Gears of War series has never shied away from including popular licensed music in its trailers. The original video for Gears of War famously included Gary Jules’ iteration of Mad World in what would become an iconic trailer. Later installments in the series would go on to use jams like Black Sabbath’s War Pigs or, more recently, Nine Inch …

Game News – Gears 5 Crosses Over with Fleetwood Mac in New Trailer Ahead of Launch Read More »

Game News – 10 More Professional Wrestlers That Need to be Playable in Gears 5

Earlier this week, Microsoft and The Coalition made one of the most hilariously bizarre announcements in recent memory when it was revealed that professional wrestler Batista would be coming to Gears 5 as a playable character. This unexpected but very much welcome addition to Gears 5 has come about through a partnership with WWE and Microsoft …

Game News – 10 More Professional Wrestlers That Need to be Playable in Gears 5 Read More »