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You may have noticed when playing Gears of War 2 online that quite often players use Gold Lancers & Gold Hammerburst Rifles. These are “bonus” weapons that are rare and can impress your friends however they do not come as standard with Gears of War and cannot be unlocked in-game by completing achievements, tasks or finishing campaign. These can only be obtained by the methods below.

Gold Lancer

  1. When buying the “Limited Edition” of Gears of War 2, you receive Gold Lancer Download Code inside the box
  2. Use the hashtag “#GearsWeekend” on twitter to be in with a chance of being selected randomly to win a Gold Weapons(sometimes it maybe a Cole Plushie)
  3. Visit the Epic Games Forums from time to time as members of the Epic team hold competitions to win prizes
  4. Be sure to check out the Epic Games Community news as they often give out prizes for “captioning” images & randomly on live streams
  5. Play the first week of Gears of War 3(retail version) on the first week of release to unlock the Gold Lancer in Gears of War 3
  6. Unlock the Veteran Gear Achievement in Gears of War 2 for Gold Lancer, Hammerburst, Retro Lancer, Sawed-Off Shotgun & Gnasher
  7. Follow @iFlak, @RacZilla, @GearsofWar3, @GEARSCON,

Gold Hammerburst

  1. Selected Stores held “Midnight Madness Events” selling Gears of War 2, anyone who attended got a Gold Hammerburst Download Code
  2. Use the hashtag “#GearsWeekend” on twitter to be in with a chance of being selected randomly to win a Gold Weapon(sometimes it maybe a Cole Plushie)
  3. Visit the Epic Games Forums from time to time as members of the Epic team hold competitions to win prizes
  4. Be sure to check out the Epic Games Community news as they often give out prizes for “captioning” images & randomly on live streams
  5. Epic Games, Inc. announced by playing the first week of Gears of War 3(retail version) to unlock the Gold Hammerburst in Gears 3
  6. Unlock the Veteran Gear Achievement in Gears of War 2 for Gold Lancer, Hammerburst, Retro Lancer, Sawed-Off Shotgun & Gnasher
  7. Follow @iFlak, @RacZilla, @GearsofWar3, @GEARSCON,

If your lucky enough own a Gold Lancer/Gold Hammerburst in Gears of War 2, it will transfer as a Weapon Skin in Gears of War 3. If your not so lucky hopefully this post will help you and the easiest way would be to play Gears of War 3 in the first week of release to get yourself one! If you know any other ways we didn’t mention let us know and help others get some Gold! Good Luck!

Update: Gold weapons for Gears of War are also available on “auction websites” for £32-£43 or $40-$70.

CI2IMSON On August - 28 - 2011

5 Responses so far.

  1. jamie says:

    im trying to get the gold lancer on gears of war to im fairly new to xbox and i know it is a old game but i think that it a really awsome game please if possible could you tell me how to get hammer burst gold and gold lancer please dont say ebay :(

  2. BiGDeUcE12 says:

    Do you get the golden weapons in gears 2 if you get veteran gear?

  3. Dylan says:

    Can you really get ALL gold guns for getting veteran gear?

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