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Gears of War 2 Latest News - Xbox 360

  • Publisher: Microsoft
  • Genre:Shooter
  • Developer: Epic Games
  • Release Date:Nov 6, 2008
  • # of Players:1 player, 10 online
  • ESRB:M - Mature (Blood and Gore,Intense Violence,Strong Language)
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Game Description: Epic's mega-hit franchise returns for a second round as Marcus Fenix and the rest of the COG forces continue to fight against the massive Locust horde occupying their planet of Sera. The game also ups the ante on the multiplayer side, upping the competitive modes to 5-on-5 and including a new cooperative "Horde" mode that pits players against 50 increasingly difficult waves of Locust enemies.
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Gears of War 2 News

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  • Gears Of War LEGO Short Has The Most Adorable Chainsaw Execution -- Nugget From The Net

    As Internet-savvy gamers, we tend to be inundated by all manner of fanmade content that pays homage to one game or another. There's a lot of it out there too, meaning something has to be really special in order to stand out. Kooberz Studios' "Bricks of War" is that kind of special. In case the title isn't clear enough, this is...

    Posted October 18, 2011

    Gears Of War LEGO Short Has The Most Adorable Chainsaw Execution -- Nugget From The Net
  • The 7 Most Shocking Moments In Gaming From X-Play

    Shocking moments are one of my favorite parts about playing games. I love playing a story when everything gets turned upside down on me. Whether it's gut-wrenching emotional moment like in Final Fantasy VII or a truly evocative set-piece like in Call of Duty 4, shocking moments make the games much more engaging and ultimately fun. Watch X-Play's...

    Posted September 28, 2011

    The 7 Most Shocking Moments In Gaming From X-Play
  • Gears of War 3 Writer and Novelist Karen Traviss Brings Order To A Mad World

    Karen Traviss has a very cool job: she gets to bring the stories in Gears of War to life. When Dominic Santiago finds his wife, Maria, in the Locust tunnels in Gears of War 2, it is a dramatic moment. The intimate, raw emotion of this scene stood out with a power that has kept gamers talking ever since. It was completely out-of-character for...

    Posted September 22, 2011

    Gears of War 3 Writer and Novelist Karen Traviss Brings Order To A Mad World
  • Gears of War 2 Explained: G4tv.comedy

    If you're looking forward to Gears of War 3, but you're unfamiliar with the mythology behind the game, I urge you to check out the video below, in which G4tv.comedy explains Gears of War 2. You won't actually learn anything about the game from the video, but I think you will agree that it is very, very funny. Watch Larger Version | Watch...

    Posted June 20, 2011

    Gears of War 2 Explained: G4tv.comedy
  • Gears Of War Movie In "Development Hell"

    According to Gears of War creator Cliff Bleszinski, quoted by Gamefront, the Gears of War movie is in "development hell." If you're unfamiliar with Hollywood terminology, this means that the project is being shuffled around from person to person, and desk to desk, with no real heat behind it at the moment. In the words of Cliffy...

    Posted June 17, 2011

    Gears Of War Movie In "Development Hell"
  • Gears of War Triple Pack Official

    A few weeks ago, we clued you in on the "Gears of War Ultimate Pack" but were unable to give you details, beyond the fact that the pack has nothing to do with Gears 3. Now those details have been announced, and here's the deal: The Gears of War Triple Pack will be released on February 15 for the 360. It contains Gears of War, Gears of...

    Posted January 18, 2011

    Gears of War Triple Pack Official
  • Gears Of War Ultimate Bundle Revealed

    A listing on GameStop's site for something called "Gears of War Ultimate" appeared yesterday, without fanfare or elaboration. It will cost you $29.99 and will be out on Feb. 15, 2011. There were no other details on what the bundle will contain, although Epic confirmed to IGN that this does not involve Gears of War 3 or the Gears of...

    Posted January 3, 2011

    Gears Of War Ultimate Bundle Revealed
  • Gears Of War 2 XP Event -- The 12 Days Of Gearsmas

    Gears of War 2 will be having a special 12 Days of Christmas event. Epic likes to reward the gamers who are still playing their games with bonus XP weekends. In the past they've added up to 30x XP to GoW 2. In honor of the impending holidays Gears players will get to enjoy golden guns and extra XP. Starting tomorrow players will earn 12x...

    Posted December 21, 2010

    Gears Of War 2 XP Event -- The 12 Days Of Gearsmas
  • Cliff Bleszinski Confirms "No Kinect In Gears of War 3"

    Epic Games is expected to make a Kinect-related Gears of War reveal at Spike TV’s upcoming Video Game Awards, and while nothing is known for sure at this point, Epic’s Cliff Blizinsky has clarified one of the rumors swirling around the interwebs: “No Kinect in Gears of War 3.” Read More?

    Posted November 16, 2010

    Cliff Bleszinski Confirms "No Kinect In Gears of War 3"
  • A Special Thanks From Epic Games on Gears of War 3

    You did your part, buying virtual goods to determine the fate of the last Carmine in Gears of War 3, and now the results are in and there's good news and there's bad news. The good news is that we raised a ton of cash for charity (how much? See the video below!), but the bad news? You'll have to see this exclusive special thanks from Cliff...

    Posted September 5, 2010

    A Special Thanks From Epic Games on Gears of War 3
  • Gears of War 2 Labor Day Event Begins, Includes X-Play's Torque Bow Tag

    This is friendly (extra early morning) reminder that Epic Games’ Gears of War 2 Labor Day multiplayer event begins…well, right now! Through September 7, Gears-heads will enjoy 25x XP for all gametypes, including Horde. You wanna level up right quick? Hope so, because you have no choice. -Read More?

    Posted September 3, 2010

    Gears of War 2 Labor Day Event Begins, Includes X-Play's Torque Bow Tag
  • Daily Reacharound: Recapturing The Gears Of War Spark

    I enjoyed playing through both Gears of War and Gears of War 2. Neither blew me away, but they were pretty enjoyable co-op experiences. I've heard from a number of folks who are looking forward to Gears of War 3 because they're hoping it'll capture more of Gears of War than Gears of War 2. That there was such a favorable differentiation between...

    Posted June 28, 2010

    Daily Reacharound: Recapturing The Gears Of War Spark
  • Epic Announces 6x XP E3 Week For Gears of War 2

    In honor of next week’s E3, Epic Games have announced they will be holding a 6x--count ‘em, 6x--XP event for its freshly updated Gears of War 2. Read More?

    Posted June 9, 2010

    Epic Announces 6x XP E3 Week For Gears of War 2
  • Gears of War 2 All Fronts Collection Price Drop, Triple XP Weekend Announced

    In honor of the upcoming title update for Gears of War 2, Epic Games have announced that the Gears of War 2: All Fronts Collection will be available on Xbox Live for 800 Microsoft Points, aka half price, starting Thursday. The All Fronts Collection includes all four Gears 2 DLC map packs (14 total) and a deleted campaign level. The collection...

    Posted May 26, 2010

    Gears of War 2 All Fronts Collection Price Drop, Triple XP Weekend Announced
  • Interview: Epic Games' Rod Fergusson On New Gears of War 2 Title Update

    Today, Epic Games will release a major update for their acclaimed Gears of War 2 that not only includes a laundry list of improvements and fixes, but also introduces several significant features that diehard Gears fans have been requesting for some time. To find out more about Gears 2’s big Title Update Six, I spoke with the game’s...

    Posted May 26, 2010

    Interview: Epic Games' Rod Fergusson On New Gears of War 2 Title Update
  • X-List: Top 5 Heroic Soldiers In Games

    Posted: March 27, 2012

    19,587 Views | 01:27

  • Epic Games 20th Anniversary Part II - Unreal Engine and Beyond

    Posted: October 17, 2011

    11,794 Views | 03:49

  • 7 Most Shocking Moments in Games Part I

    Posted: September 27, 2011

    56,778 Views | 02:48

  • X-List: Top 5 Gears of War Characters

    Posted: July 26, 2011

    13,305 Views | 01:06

  • G4tv.Comedy Gears Of War 2 Explained

    Posted: June 20, 2011

    13,887 Views | 01:31

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