Gears of War 4 Release Date Announced!

If you’re been anxious to know when you’ll be able to play through the new Gears of War game, mark your calendars for October 11, 2016.  The developers announced the release date this morning, along with something special for fans who simply can’t wait.  There’s a multiplayer beta that’s going down THIS month that you can take part in on April 18th if you meet certain criteria, before it expands to Gold members later in the month.  Check out the press release below for all the details: 

Gears of War 4 Box Art

Mark your calendars, as the next chapter in the Lancer-revving “Gears of War” saga is set to begin on Oct. 11 with the release of “Gears of War 4”.

It’s been almost a year since “Gears of War 4” made its global debut at E3 2015, and today’s announcement is set to ignite a chain of upcoming revelations about what’s in store for JD Fenix and the next generation of “Gears of War” heroes.

“Gears of War 4” marks the beginning of an epic new saga for one of gaming’s most celebrated franchises, as 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.

Eager to get a taste of “Gears of War 4” before October? Don’t miss the multiplayer beta kicking off this month!

Beginning on April 18, fans who’ve played “Gears of War: Ultimate Edition” on Xbox One or Windows 10 will be able to join the “Gears of War 4” beta on Xbox One, which will expand to all Xbox Live Gold members on April 25.

Will you be picking up Gears of War 4 this October

-Jordan