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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 Energy Drink Imulsion Exists

    Imulsion, that alien fuel source from the Gears of War universe, is real and in a can. Imulsion energy drink is available now through Amazon.com. While I can't promise the drink will fill the energy needs of a post industrial society and/or cause an inter-galactic war between humans and aliens, I can say that it costs $3.99 a can and probably...

    Posted September 3, 2009

    Gears of War Energy Drink Imulsion Exists
  • Gears of War 2 Gets Labor Day Double XP Weekend

    Epic Games has announced that it will be holding a special Labor Day Double XP weekend that will last from Friday (September 4th) until Tuesday morning. Here are the details: Double experience for all Horde games and Public multiplayer games Winning team gets a 500 XP bonus in Public multiplayer Public Horde will default to...

    Posted September 1, 2009

    Gears of War 2 Gets Labor Day Double XP Weekend
  • Sessler's Soapbox: Game Reviews Need Reference

    On this week's Soapbox, Adam responds directly to you, the readers. Apparently many of you were unhappy with the references made to other games in the Shadow Complex and Batman: Arkham Asylum reviews. Well The Sess took it upon himself to explain to you why it's important to include those references when talking about any form of art, including...

    Posted August 26, 2009

    Sessler's Soapbox: Game Reviews Need Reference
  • Gears of War 2: Game Of The Year Edition Coming September 1

    Updated: 9:50AM PST Both GameStop and Amazon currently have listings for Gears of War 2: Game of the Year Edition, and while the prices might be slightly different ($39.99 at GameStop, $36.99 at Amazon), both seem to agree on the release date: September 1st. In addition to the retail game, the GOTY Edition includes the All Fronts Collection...

    Posted August 26, 2009

    Gears of War 2: Game Of The Year Edition Coming September 1
  • Comic-Con 09: Cliff Bleszinski And Director Len Wiseman Talk Gears of War Movie

    Peter Jackson’s film adaptation of Bungie’s Halo might be dead in the water (for now), but Len Wiseman’s big-screen take on Epic Games’ gore-tastic Gears of War is moving along as planned. Wiseman and screenwriter Chris Morgan joined Epic heads Cliff Bleszinski and Rod Ferguson for Epic’s Comic-Con 2009...

    Posted July 27, 2009

    Comic-Con 09: Cliff Bleszinski And Director Len Wiseman Talk Gears of War Movie
  • Take A Tour of The Epic Games Studio

    As part of our Gears of War 2: Dark Corners extravaganza (interviews here, hands-on preview here), we also were given a quick tour of Epic's studio in beautiful (and humid) Cary, North Carolina. Amazingly, the hallways did not feature random concrete slabs on the floor, nor could we confirm that a giant worm was being used to excavate for their...

    Posted July 22, 2009

    Take A Tour of The Epic Games Studio
  • Gears of War 2 "Dark Corners" DLC Pack Blowout

    Last week, X-Play and G4tv.com traveled to Cary, North Carolina to visit the offices of Epic Games, developer of Gears of War 2. During our visit, we got our hands on the upcoming downloadable content pack for Gears 2 called "Dark Corners," which consists of seven new multiplayer maps and the deleted scene "Road to Ruin."...

    Posted July 21, 2009

    Gears of War 2 "Dark Corners" DLC Pack Blowout
  • Epic Games Looking At Project Natal, Making No Promises About Using It

    In the coming months, as more developers start to play around with Project Natal and experiment with ways to use it, it's likely we're going to be hearing more and more developers discover it's not for them. Epic Games might be in that camp, though the developer hasn't ruled out the possibility just yet. "As game creators, anytime we see...

    Posted July 7, 2009

    Epic Games Looking At Project Natal, Making No Promises About Using It
  • Cliff Blezsinski Dismisses Idea Of Epic Games Being Acquired

    With id Software being handed off to ZeniMax Media, the same company who owns Bethesda Softworks, and 3D Realms laying off almost everyone at the company, it's only natural people have started wondering about another staple from the shareware era: Epic Games. Epic design director Cliff Blezsinski brushed aside the idea of Epic Games selling out...

    Posted July 6, 2009

    Cliff Blezsinski Dismisses Idea Of Epic Games Being Acquired
  • Substantial Gears of War 2 Update On The Way

    Gears of War 2 might be sitting in the fourth spot on the most current list of the top played games on Xbox Live, but there is still a ridiculous amount of people tearing through hordes, and each other, at any given time. Well, those players will be pleased to know (depending on how much you love/hate varying aspects of Gears 2 multiplayer)...

    Posted June 24, 2009

    Substantial Gears of War 2 Update On The Way
  • Cliff Bleszinski Isn't Developing A Horror Game, Still Loves Gears Of War

    The public face of Epic Games' Gears of War franchise, Cliff Bleszinski, isn't about to abandon the franchise that's made him a household name among gamers and is dispelling rumors about what he's working on next. Hint: it's not the horror game that's been rumored by magazines and websites, according to a new interview at OXM UK. "[Horror...

    Posted June 18, 2009

    Cliff Bleszinski Isn't Developing A Horror Game, Still Loves Gears Of War
  • Gears of War 2: Dark Corners Gameplay Trailer

    Fans are mixed on their opinions about the upcoming Gears of War 2: All Fronts Collection that features both already released DLC and new material, but I'm just excited to hear the sweet, sweet voices of Marcus and Dom again. They may be gruff and burly on the outside, but we all know they both share a warm, big heart inside all that dinged up...

    Posted June 8, 2009

    Gears of War 2: Dark Corners Gameplay Trailer
  • Xbox Deal Of The Week: Gears 2 Combustible Map Pack

    Xbox Live's bargain basement deal of the week is the Gears of War 2: Combustible Multiplayer Map Pack. So if you were hoping for a discount on a two year old arcade game, you're going to be disappointed. Normally 800 points, the Combustible Multiplayer Map Pack is now available for Xbox Live Gold Members for 560 points. Gears of War 2:...

    Posted June 8, 2009

    Xbox Deal Of The Week: Gears 2 Combustible Map Pack
  • 'Gears'/'Gears 2' and 'inFamous' Get Bundled In Australia And U.K.

    Microsoft is giving gamers down-under a bit of extra love in the form of a new Xbox 360 bundle, which includes a boring old Xbox 360 Pro and copies of both Gears and Gears 2, set to be released on June 4 for $449 AU (around $350 USD). Whether the bundle will be available outside of Australia is still unknown. In other bundle news, gamers in...

    Posted May 26, 2009| 77 Comments

    'Gears'/'Gears 2' and 'inFamous' Get Bundled In Australia And U.K.
  • Sessler's Soapbox: DLC is Giving Games a Longer Lifespan

    I'm not sure about you guys, but I've been spending a lot of money on Xbox Live recently. It seems like every game that I end up playing obsessively has been getting downloadable content that makes the game even larger. This is great news for me, maybe not so great news for my wallet and my social life. Such is the topic of today's Soapbox. Adam...

    Posted May 20, 2009| 66 Comments

    Sessler's Soapbox: DLC is Giving Games a Longer Lifespan
  • Gears of War 2: All Fronts Expansion Pack Preview

    Posted: May 20, 2009

    44,485 Views | 03:46 | 6 Comments

  • The Feed: Gaming Edition 05.06.09

    Posted: May 5, 2009

    936 Views | 01:07

  • GDC 09: Epic's Mark Rein on Unreal Engine 3.0

    Posted: March 28, 2009

    5,944 Views | 10:59 | 3 Comments

  • Gears of War 2 Snowblind Map Pack DLC Trailer

    Posted: March 26, 2009

    6,421 Views | 01:52 | 4 Comments

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