What you need to know
- Gears 5, the next big game from The Coalition, is live right now in some countries.
- As the game releases, The Coalition has revealed a new cinematic trailer, featuring a cover of the "The Chain" by Fleetwood Mac.
- Gears 5 Ultimate Edition unlocks in North America at 9:00 p.m. EST today.
- Gears 5 is currently $50 on Amazon.
It's essentially a tradition in Gears of War for there to bad a "sad trailer" - a trailer featuring somber music. For the original Gears of War, there was the famous trailer with "Mad World." For Gears of War 4, a cover of "The Sound of Silence" performed by Disturbed was used in the Tomorrow trailer.
While not quite as morose, Gears 5 continues the tradition with a new cinematic launch trailer, complete with a remix of "The Chain" by Fleetwood Mac, performed by Evanescence. You can take a look at the new trailer below:
Gears 5 Ultimate Edition is live right now in many countries and will be available in North America at 9:00 p.m. EST today. The standard edition of the game is set to be available on September 10, on Xbox One and PC (including Steam).
Bound by blood
Gears 5 promises to be the biggest Gears game yet, with five different modes and the most massive campaign of the entire series. With Campaign, Horde, Versus, Escape, and Builder all ready for players to dive in on at launch, there's never been a better time to be a Gears fan.
Covered in ice
The best experience
Featuring the Omen submerged in ice and snow, the Gears 5 Limited Edition Xbox One X Bundle is available for preorder today. This bundle features the limited edition console, the Kait Diaz Limited Edition controller, and past games.
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