After selling 13 million units world wide, you didn’t really think the Gears of War franchise was over right? While the fine folks at EPIC Games are have shifted focus to other endeavors (see Fort Night), they’ve handed over their precious (and lucrative) franchise to their friends at People Can Fly, the sadists behind last year’s Bulletstorm. With the world of Sera saved and all that, where does the Gears franchise head next? Simple, THE PAST!
Quite possibly the biggest piece of gaming news in recent months was the rise and fall of 38 Studios. Virtually every gaming site on the planet has covered the event that will no doubt go down in gaming history as one gigantic cluster bomb of nasty. We actually talked about it on Rated NA:60 as well as Press to Reset: 45 – Like a chainsaw wielding white knight, North Carolina based Epic Games, creators of Unreal, Gears of War, and the upcoming Fort Night, have stepped into the ring as the heroes of this once awful and depressing tale. Take a look at the latest info straight from Dr. Capps and Epic. This is just awesome.
Check it out at BestBuy.com, blam.
Ahh Gears of War 3... I can't get enough. If you haven't had a change to check out our review of Gears of War 3, you really should, it may just convince you to pick yourself up a copy. If…
A few weeks ago we put a quick blurb up on the site about Gears of War 3 writer Karen Traviss. We basically said that if her previous novels are anything like what we’ll be seeing in Gears of War 3, we’re in for a hell of a ride
New images and video of a “sexed up” Anya Stroud.
The Gears of War franchise has done a whole lot for multiplayer gaming including an incredible cover mechanic, horde mode, and more polish than the Heisman trophy. So why will Gears of War 3 change shooters forever? Two Words… Karen Traviss
Epic is hosting a chat in which the answer will finally be revealed along with some information about this weekend’s “Gears Weekend”. We have have the link for you here around 5:30 est, so make sure to hit refresh.
By now you’ve probably seen the stellar video for the Gears of War 3 campaign, lovingly referred to as “The War-pigs Trailer“.. If you haven’t.. please, check it out below. Since things happen so fast I decided to break down the trailer and explain it all scene by scene – Here goes!
Stick around for a little punch and pie…
Bulletstorm breathes new life into the decaying corpse that is the first person shooter. There are a few disclaimers about the game that I must share before I get into a proper review. First, the game isn’t meant to be taken seriously. The dialog is meant to be ridiculous and cheesy, sort of like if Wolverine was the main character in Ice Pirates (1% of people reading this have seen Ice Pirates). Let’s review the game, not the hype.