gears of war

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Gears of War is being adapted into a film and animated series at Netflix

There are currently no names attached to the project right now. Gears of War is undoubtedly one of the earlier titles that helped to shape Xbox, and in light of the original game’s sixteenth anniversary, it has been revealed that it’s being adapted into a feature film and animated series at Netflix. Catch the trailer for the latest mainline Gears of War game here, Gears 5, if you’re still yet to try the title. Reported by The Hollywood Reporter, Netflix has been able to acquire the media rights and partner up with developer, The Coalition, for the projects. Since 2007…

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Ultimate Audio Bang #23: our favourite FPS game modes

On this week’s episode of the Ultimate Audio Bang, we get all nostalgic as we pick our favourite FPS game modes over the years. It’s mainly an excuse for me for me to bring up Gears Of War and it’s long-forgotten Wingman mode, which I demand make a return to the series. I also learn that Hayden likes big games, big modes, and big comradery. Read more

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Gears of War could be getting a Master Chief Collection-style collection

A new rumour suggests the collection could be coming this year. It looks like Gears of War might be going the way of the Master Chief Collection, according to a new report. Important to note right off the bat this is just a rumour, but according to journalist and podcaster Nick Baker, speaking on the XboxEra podcast, Gears of War might be getting a collection similar in style to the Master Chief Collection (thanks, VGC). “A while back I said there is another Microsoft franchise that’s getting the Master Chief Collection-type treatment, I am of the belief that that is…

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The Coalition’s Unreal Engine 5 demo makes me hungry for Gears Of War 6

Whatever Gears of War 6 will be called, (6EARS is my vote, so we can call it Six Ears), it’ll certainly have graphics. Developers The Coalition (who are named after the ‘Coalition of Ordered Governments’ in the Gears of War universe) have released a couple of new tech demos showing off their work in Unreal Engine 5 for GDC 2021, which showed a familiar theme of ancient ruins, shiny tech, and beards of war. Read more

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LinkedIn page suggests Gears of War studio The Coalition is working on a new IP

By Dom Peppiatt 18 July 2021 13:28 GMT The Coalition, the Xbox Games Studio known for developing the modern Gears of War titles, appears to be working on a new IP, a LinkedIn page has suggested.The LinkedIn profile of one of the studio’s level designers seems to reveal that the company has been working on an unannounced “new IP” for the last six months. The page was later edited and the listing removed.The LinkedIn page was initially spotted by Klobrille, who has a good track record at picking game development stories up and posting them to Twitter.We already know that…

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Gears of War dev The Coalition to show Unreal Engine 5 tech demo at GDC later this month

By Sherif Saed 2 July 2021 13:30 GMT The Coalition’s next project may be a couple of years away, but we’ll be seeing something from the team soon.Gears of War studio, The Coalition, has revealed that it’s going to be bringing something special to this year’s GDC. The team has created an Unreal Engine 5 demo called Alpha Point, which it will be showing to attendees at the development conference.Watch on YouTubeThe Unreal Engine 5 demo was created so the developer can “evaluate” the engine, and it will be running on Xbox Series X. In particular, the Alpha Point demo…

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Gears of War developer The Coalition working on ‘multiple new projects’

By Dom Peppiatt 10 May 2021 17:08 GMT Gears of War developer The Coalition has announced it’s moving to the Unreal Engine 5 begins production on ‘multiple new projects’ in the esteemed action series.In a blog post, the Microsoft developer has announced that it is “shifting [its] resources to next-gen development using Unreal Engine 5” and that it’s not just making a direct sequel to Gears 5, but “developing on UE5 for multiple new projects in the coming years.”The downside? It’s probably going to take a while before we hear exactly what the studio has in the oven – it has explicitly…

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Cliff Bleszinski may be getting ready to step back into the gaming world

Veteran game developer Cliff Bleszinski is teasing a new project over on Twitter, but the Gears of War and Lawbreakers designer is being coy about just what the project is… for now.Cliff Bleszinski, who you may also know by the very-2000s monikers CliffyB or Dude Huge, achieved infamy in the games industry when he shot to fame thanks to his work as lead designer of Gears of War.Since then, he worked on a range of other projects – including the doomed Lawbreakers and Radical Heights – before taking a break from the industry in 2018. It seems the draw of…

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Gears 5: Hivebusters Expansion lands next week Xbox Game Pass Ultimate

By Stephany Nunneley, Wednesday, 9 December 2020 18:03 GMT The Gears 5: Hivebusters Expansion will be made available on December 15 with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate on Console, PC, and Android devices the same day as the global release.If you don’t have Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, the Gears 5: Hivebusters Expansion will run you $19.99 or the regional equivalent.In the new expansion, you will play as Lahni, Keegan and Mac from Escape mode. This is their first mission as part of the Hivebuster program, the goal with this “suicide mission” is to destroy a Swarm hive which may hold the…