We covered the “Horde Command Pack, Alpha Playlist” and Double XP in Gears of War 3. Epic Games have decided to celebrate Emergence Day by giving Gears 2 players Twenty times the Experience Points (x20 XP). The XP event is Live now on Gears of War 2 and will run to 14th November at 9:00AM EST/ 2:00PM UK time.
On Rods last broadcast he announced about they’ll be doing XP events all the way up to the release of Gears of War 3. This weekend we see the first of this series of events. The aim is to help as many people as possible get there wings before the much anticipated – Gears 3 launch. The first event “Tickers by the Boatload” is upon us running from 19th August – 22nd August starting at 9:00AM EST / 2:00PM UK [...]
Event Details: 20x XP Horde Enemies with mixed up guns 21st July – 25th July 2011 (9AM EST / approx 5:30 UK time) 20x XP Horde Enemies with mixed up guns 21 July 2011 – 25 July 2011. (Starting at 9am EST) Twitter Sources: @GearsViking Hey man, any news on the comic con event? Just no-one really seems to be asking or anything, Would love to do the thread again! (-RavensThoughts) @GearsViking @EpicCog @xCherLeighx hey guys, just wondering if there [...]
Gears Weekend That’s Right folks its a crazy weekend for Gearheads this weekend, all sorts of stuff going on whether your coming online to gain 21x the XP in multiplayer matches/Horde. If thats not what your into GCON are running Community Night 4.1: Season Taster Session. Maybe neither of these appeal to you and you fancy some Gears of War Merchandise (*cough* Cole *cough* Plushies *cough* and more!). All you have to do is when Tweeting use the hashtag(#) [...]
The 4th of July Event @RavensThoughts @gearsviking Last years 4th of July event was awesome! Doing one this year would be fun too. Rod? What do you think? – xCherLeighx @xCherLeighx @RavensThoughts Yeah, just need to set it up. @EpicCog may kill me though in the process Boomers and Tickers for 4th? – GearsViking Ok, @EpicCog and I have worked out the Fourth of July Gears 2 Event. Loosely based on what @GearsViking @RavensThoughts suggested. – GearsViking Hah! I meant [...]
The Explosive E3 Event “Hey @EpicCog, don’t forget to turn on the 30X xp event and Horde madness while I’m gone!” – GearsViking (Rod Fergusson) To mark the launch of E3 this year the Epic Games team are doing “The Explosive E3 Event” It is running from Monday 6th June – Monday 13th June. During this anyone playing Gears 2 Multiplayer online or Horde will get 30x the normal XP, double the ammo for all explosive weapons and Boomers gone [...]
Update 30/09/10: Rod confirmed multiplayer for the end of next week: Yes I fully expect the MP footage to be available by the end of next week… -Rod Fergusson “Yes, the 30x XP event I promised everyone for Raam beating Breen is going to be on Halloween. Plus some horrific changes to Horde.” -Rod Fergusson Update 10/10/10 More information confirming a “Chainsaw Massacre Horde Event” “And then we go crazy from the 29th to 1st with our 31x multiplier and [...]