In honor of the 4th of July, we’ll be holding a special Gears of War 3 event starting today! There will be 2x XP in Versus, Beast and Horde, and there will be a special “Top Wingman” playlist with alpha rules. Also, you’ll be able to select a custom event skin for each weapon! Maverick – Lancer Viper – Retro Lancer Goose – Hammerburst Iceman – Gnasher Jester – Sawed off Everyone have a safe and happy holiday and [...]
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.
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 [...]
Offical Xbox Magazine : Dedicated Servers Coming to Gears 3 Subscribers to Official Xbox Magazine are due for a nice surprise in their mailboxes very soon. In one hell of a cover story, the mag details its findings from a recent trip to Epic HQ in Cary, NC, for an in-depth preview of Gears 3 multiplayer. Among the litany of revelations: In addition to a swath of online code improvements, we’re bringing dedicated servers to Gears of War 3 to [...]
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 [...]
The developers at Epic Games are celebrating the PAX 2010 event in style by rewarding Gears of War players with 25x the normal XP. The action packed event will run for a total of 4 days from Sept 4th until Sept 8th(EST). The details of this event are listed below: The event will run from Friday morning, Sept 4th till Tuesday morning, Sept 8th (Eastern time) Double experience for all Horde games and Public multiplayer games Winning team gets a [...]