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Gears of War 4 September Matchmaking Updates

By : Devin Sidhu | Thu, Aug 17, 2017

With Season 2 of the Gears Pro Circuit fast approaching, The Coalition has been taking community feedback and will now be implementing a number of important changes prior to the start of the season. The first major change is that regional matchmaking will be removed from Gears of War 4. With regional matchmaking turned on, players could only match other...

Gears of War 4 August Update Announced

By : Devin Sidhu | Tue, Aug 1, 2017

Gears of War 4’s newest update is bringing several new pieces of content to Gears fans, including two new maps, a new event as well as a peek at future happenings. The first new map is Forge Blitz, a newer iteration of the original Forge map. Set in a sun-baked factory, the map has been made tighter in order to provide new gameplay experiences. The...

Gears of War 4 July Hotfix and Update

By : James Glaze | Wed, Jul 12, 2017

Gears of War 4 will receive a small update today that will fix a number of reported bugs.  Along with the bug fixes, map rotations will receive a refresh, and a Competitive 2.0 Beta test playlist will be introduced. Below are the Update Notes. Update Notes Fixed an exploit where immediately swapping to another weapon while revving the Torque Bow shows...

Gears Pro Circuit Players Suspended

By : Devin Sidhu | Tue, Jun 20, 2017

After the conclusion of Season 1 of the Gears Pro Circuit, the Gears Esports team looked into several altercations that occurred over the season and violated their Code of Conduct. After the investigations ended, Gears Esports doled out these rulings: Chris “Xcells” Hill, a player for Enigma6 Group has been suspended from Gears Pro Circuit...

Gears of War 4 Ranked Play Receives Season 1 Update

By : Jason Segalla | Thu, Apr 20, 2017

Season 1 for Gears of War 4 ranked play launched earlier today, resetting ranks and leaderboards, introducing a new algorithm to more accurately rank players, and bringing in a lobby system to Versus mode. Each new season of Versus mode will last roughly three months each, before resetting to allow for re-calibration as the game’s player base...

Gnasher Improvement Planned for Gears of War 4

By : Jason Segalla | Fri, Mar 3, 2017

Gears of War 4 developer The Coalition provided additional details for the Gnasher shotgun change present in the upcoming March update. The change addresses complaints from players regarding inconsistent spread and kills from the Gnasher at very close range. In previous GoW titles and the current, the Gnasher shot began to spread out from the stock...

New Gears of War 4 Maps Releasing Early November

By : Ryan Cox | Sat, Oct 29, 2016

The Coalition and Microsoft recently concluded their successful launch of Gears of War 4 for the PC and Xbox One. Fans will be happy to learn that the developers have recently announced new Gears of War 4 legacy maps will be released on November 1st for season pass owners! Drydock The first of the two fan-favorite map coming to Gears 4 is Drydock,...

Gears of War 4 Campaign Review: Gears in the Next Generation

By : Connor Murphy | Fri, Oct 14, 2016

Until reading and writing an article about the game three weeks ago, the release of Gears of War 4 wasn’t on my radar. While the successful trilogy occupied many weekends of my adolescence, the franchise felt finished to me. My entry into Gears was across the street, as Player 2, due to my parents’ strict interpretation of the ESRB rating system....

Gears of War 4 Launch Trailer

By : Ray Smith | Mon, Sep 19, 2016

[UPDATE 9/28] Get ready Gear heads, The Coalition just released the prologue for Gears of War 4 ahead of it’s release in October. If you do not want to be spoiled for the campaign, don’t watch the following video. The Coalition have released a brand new gameplay trailer for Gears of War 4. In it, you’ll receive a preview for the story...