Gears of War 4 kicks off an all-new saga for the gritty third-person shooter, taking place 25 years after the events of Gears of War 3. Players will assume control of JD Fenix in the campaign, tasked to find out the origin of the latest threat facing the humans of Sera — the twisted Swarm.
Dan played versus modes, several hours of the campaign and Gears 4's fresh take on Horde mode. Here's what we talked about.
Jez and Dan discuss Gears 4 with gameplay footage
Check out the links below for more of our Gears of War 4 coverage, including Dan's experiences at The Coalition in Vancouver!
Gears of War 4 is shaping up to be one of the biggest Xbox One launches ever, with positive impressions across the board. Can Gears of War 4 live up to the hype? Stay tuned for our full review shortly to find out.
Need more? Don't miss our other coverage of Gears of War 4 including:
- Gears of War 4 main page
- I played Gears of War 4 at The Coalition, and I can't stop thinking about chainsaw guns
- Gears of War 4 Windows 10 PC system requirements
- We survived the first taste of Gears of War 4's campaign and interviewed the developer
- The Gears of War 4 Xbox One S is Microsoft's best special edition yet
Jez Corden is a Senior Editor for Windows Central, focusing primarily on all things Xbox and gaming. Jez is known for breaking exclusive news and analysis as relates to the Microsoft ecosystem while being powered by caffeine. Follow on Twitter @JezCorden and listen to his Xbox Two podcast, all about, you guessed it, Xbox!
Very nice to see cole train on the launch trailer... hope to see a carmine reference in the campaign.... cant wait to play gears4 :)
friends and I always joke about killing Carmine en GOW3 and instead of judgement make a GOW4 called "Saving private Carmine"
My system meets the game minimum requirements except Windows 10 64bit
Too bad I can't play this one
I am hyped. Pre ordered and downloaded already. Posted via the Windows Central App for Android
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