The latest installment in the incredible Gears of War series will release on Xbox One worldwide on October 11th 2016.
With the game first being announced at E3 2015, almost a full year ago, this confirmation brings an end to the question every fan of the series has been desperate to know the answer for. Finally, a date to throw in our calendars! Here’s that announcement all over again:
In Gears of War 4, a new band of heroes rises to confront a fearsome new threat. Harkening back to the dark and intense roots of the original classic, fans can expect a familiar, yet distinct evolution of gameplay, including brutal and intimate action, a heart-pounding campaign, genre-defining multiplayer and stunning visuals powered by Unreal Engine 4.
Gears of War 4 Beta
The Gears of War 4 beta kicks off from April 18th for all those made eligible, including those who have played Gears of War: Ultimate Edition within the previously announced date range. The beta will then extend to give access to all Xbox Live Gold members from April 25th, and will end on May 1st.
There is still time to qualify for early access to the beta by playing Gears of War: Ultimate Edition. You have until April 11th, and can play on either Xbox One or Windows 10 to claim your access to the early access phase of the beta from the 18th. Get on it!