“The story takes place eighteen months after the events of Gears of War 2 and the loss of the human stronghold of Jacinto. Marcus Baird Dom and company continue their fight to save human civilisation as they battle the Locust and face new threats from within the planet throughout the campaign mode.
- An enthralling cinematic story that captivates players in an intimately intense action game
- Five-on-five multiplayer experience as well as four player campaign co-op experience
- New multiplayer game modes including Beast Mode – offering a new twist to the game where you take on the role of the locust horde and their assorted variations!
- New maps including: Trenches which features an impressive sand storm that reduces your visibility as well as Overpass Mercy Checkout and Thrashball
- New weapons including: The Bayonet Charge The Retro Lancer The Sawed-off Shotgun The OneShot – a heavy sniper rifle that shoots through shields or cover for a surprise one shot kill The Incendiary Grenade The Digger Launcher and a few subtle tweaks to old favourites Hammerburst and The Classic Lancer. Dont forget that each weapon now has its own execution move!