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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 2' Multiplayer Patch Requests

    We spent almost all weekend with Gears of War 2. We beat the campaign and horde and jumped into the matchmaking for some competitive multiplayer. While the offering is definitely improved over the original Gears of War, we noticed some problems that we'd like to see addressed in Epic's first title update that is hopefully coming soon. Bugs: ...

    Posted November 10, 2008| 109 Comments

    'Gears of War 2' Multiplayer Patch Requests
  • DiMaggio, Voice of Marcus Fenix, Interviewed

    Mad ups to The Fukerton site for snagging an exclusive interview with John DiMaggio, the man who voices Marcus Fenix in Gears of War and Bender from Futurama. Of course, this interview, broken into two 10-minute YouTube videos, is mostly about Gears and what goes into working with Cliff Bleszinski and the voice-over process in general. Enjoy...

    Posted November 10, 2008| 7 Comments

    DiMaggio, Voice of Marcus Fenix, Interviewed
  • Final 1:1 Scale ?Gears of War' Locust Drone Design Maquette Released

    Resembling more of a gruesome trophy obtained in the vicious Gears of War 2 multiplayer world, this in actuality, is a collectable bust of a Locust Drone. Today, New York-based 1:1 scale replica specialist, TriForce Sales, announced that it has reached a final design maquette for their Locust Drone bust. Standing 19 inches tall and weighing in...

    Posted November 7, 2008| 16 Comments

    Final 1:1 Scale ?Gears of War' Locust Drone Design Maquette Released
  • Cliff Bleszinski's Next Game Rumors

    Gears of War 2 is out just one day and Cliff Bleszinski, the driving force and lead designer of the Gears series, already has rumors swirling around his next game. The rumor is that it will be a survival-horror game, mixing psychological terror with the visceral elements of Gears. And maybe the most interesting part of this rumor is that the...

    Posted November 7, 2008| 26 Comments

    Cliff Bleszinski's Next Game Rumors
  • 'Gears of War 2' Midnight Launch Report

    Last night marked the midnight launch of Gears of War 2 and G4tv.com went up to the Universal City Walk EBGames to check out the action. Cliff Bleszinski was on hand to greet gamers, play some Gears against fans, and sign autographs. He had tons of love for the fans, saying that they have been "absolutely unbelievable". Media...

    Posted November 7, 2008| 149 Comments

    'Gears of War 2' Midnight Launch Report
  • X-Play's 'Gears of War 2' Review

    You've seen video after video, enough screenshots to drown in, and posted comments until your keyboard started to bleed a little... okay maybe not. However, with just hours to go until the midnight launch of Gears of War 2, X-Play offers up their prestigious review to take some of the edge off. Will it live up to all the hype? Or is it just...

    Posted November 6, 2008| 72 Comments

    X-Play's 'Gears of War 2' Review
  • Gamers Are Not Serious Enough, Says Bleszinski

    Gears of War 2 creator Cliff Bleszinski laments, "videogamers don't take the videogame world[s] very seriously." Really, Mr. Bleszinski? There are but few people in this world who take things more serious than videogamers. Go toe to toe with a Warcraft fan or BioShock fiend and see just how serious he/she takes their game. Ask a...

    Posted November 6, 2008| 49 Comments

    Gamers Are Not Serious Enough, Says Bleszinski
  • List of 'Gears of War 2' Unlocks

    Gears of War 2 releases on Friday (or tomorrow at midnight if you're totally hardcore) and there are some unlockable items in the game. In addition to unlocking the insane difficulty mode by beating the game for the first time, there are 8 unlockable multiplayer characters to be collected. Three of them, however, require achievements from the...

    Posted November 5, 2008| 137 Comments

    List of 'Gears of War 2' Unlocks
  • 'Gears of War 2' Horde Mode Gameplay Video

    Horde mode is the new hotness in Gears of War 2, but what happens when X-Play's Mr. Sark tries to take on wave after wave of Locust with only one ally? This happens! Watch Larger Version | Watch HD Version

    Posted November 4, 2008| 31 Comments

    'Gears of War 2' Horde Mode Gameplay Video
  • First 15 Minutes of 'Gears of War 2' HD Video

    Just can't wait until Friday to see the first 15 minutes of Gears of War 2? Check out this direct-feed video of the first mission of the game (after the great tutorial). Marcus Fenix's Delta Squad gets a lead on the location of a Jane Doe that could be Dominic's wife. The Gears search a hospital when Locusts show up to ruin the party The Epic...

    Posted November 4, 2008| 38 Comments

    First 15 Minutes of 'Gears of War 2' HD Video
  • PSA: Get 'Gears of War 2' At Circuit City, Get 1600 MS Points Free

    Just a friendly tip if you're planning on buying Gears of War 2 on Friday. If you buy it at Circuit City (if you can find one that isn't being closed) you'll receive 1600 MS Points as an added bonus. These points could then be used to buy all sorts of things like downloadable tracks for Rock Band or Guitar Hero World Tour. Source

    Posted November 4, 2008| 16 Comments

    PSA: Get 'Gears of War 2' At Circuit City, Get 1600 MS Points Free
  • X-Play's 'Gears of War 2' Special: The Videos!

    Last night was X-Play's Gears of War 2 Special and you have two options if you missed it the first time! Most of the videos are now online with a few available in HD as a bonus. Or, you can watch the encore presentation tonight at 8PM ET. Epic's follow-up will be available this Friday, November 7th exclusively for the Xbox 360. Gears of War 2...

    Posted November 4, 2008| 20 Comments

    X-Play's 'Gears of War 2' Special: The Videos!
  • X-Play's 'Gears of War 2' Special Is TONIGHT!

    You better tune into X-Play tonight at 8PM ET because it's the Gears of War 2 Special and it's full of awesome exclusive footage and interviews. You'll get an Exclusive Preview, an All Access Tour of Epic Studios, a look at the game's story, the first few minutes of the game, and more! It all starts tonight at 8PM ET on an all-new X-Play. Gears...

    Posted November 3, 2008| 28 Comments

    X-Play's 'Gears of War 2' Special Is TONIGHT!
  • Last Batch Of 'Gears of War 2' Screenshots Features Golden Guns And More

    Hang in there gamers, we're finally on the last leg of the waiting game for Gears of War 2. In anticipation of the of impending release Epic drops this last batch of images that detail golden guns, enemies, interface, art and more. War Journal: What’s in it and what it looks like Exclusive gold-plated Lancer and Hammerburst...

    Posted November 3, 2008| 60 Comments

    Last Batch Of 'Gears of War 2' Screenshots Features Golden Guns And More
  • X-Play Web Exclusive: 'Gears of War 2' Behind The Scenes - Voice-Over Sessions

    While you sit around all weekend waiting for X-Play's Gears of War 2 Special, check out this Web Exclusive behind the scenes video, which takes a look at what goes into a voice-over session for a project as massive as Gears of War 2. You'll see the actors in the booth delivering the lines that you'll see in the game when it releases on November...

    Posted October 31, 2008| 54 Comments

    X-Play Web Exclusive: 'Gears of War 2' Behind The Scenes - Voice-Over Sessions
  • Gears of War 2: Story

    Posted: November 3, 2008

    5,044 Views | 03:10 | 5 Comments

  • All Access: Epic Studios Tour

    Posted: November 3, 2008

    8,395 Views | 02:56 | 3 Comments

  • Exclusive Gears of War 2 Opening Cinematic HD

    Posted: November 3, 2008

    11,419 Views | 02:00 | 8 Comments

  • X-Play Exclusive Gears of War 2 Opening Cinematic

    Posted: November 3, 2008

    2,899 Views | 02:05 | 7 Comments

  • Gears of War 2 Art And Tech

    Posted: November 3, 2008

    2,728 Views | 02:42 | 2 Comments

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