What you need to know
- Gears 5 is a third-person shooter from The Coalition.
- It's getting massive changes to progression.
- A new currency called Gears Coins can now be used to unlock almost everything.
- Gears 5 is part of Xbox Game Pass.
Today, developer The Coalition announced radical changes to the progression and currency systems in Gears 5. Progression has been made much simpler because the Scrap and Supply, and Totem system are gone. You can take a look at what The Coalition wrote below.
However, the bigger addition has to be Gears Coins. It's used to unlock nearly everything in the store from now on. The post said the following about the new currency.
It's great to see that Gears 5 is still getting such dramatic changes even after all these months. Let's hope the team continues to listen to consumers and make appropriate changes. Do you play Gears 5? What do you want to see from the game? Let us know.
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