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  1. Heaven__

    Gears Tactics Guide – All Boss Fights and How to Unlock All Classes

    Much like its shooter predecessors, Gears Tactics has boss fights. However, they can be drawn-out battles due to the different phases and, well, tactics that bosses employ. There are only three bosses to really worry about which occur at the end of each Act. These are: Brumak (Act 1, Chapter...
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    Gears Tactics Guide – 15 Tips and Tricks to Keep in Mind

    Gears Tactics is here, and it’s very, very good. Who knew mixing Gears of War and X-Com would work so well? Microsoft, apparently. Still, Gears Tactics is its own beast, and there’s plenty about it that make it unique. You’ve got some learning to do, whether you’re a Gears of War vet who’s green...
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    Gears Tactics Wiki – Everything You Need To Know About The Game

    Gears Tactics is a turn-based tactical strategy title developed by Splash Damage and The Coalition and published by Microsoft. It is a spinoff of the Gears of War series, and a prequel to the first game. Development Gears Tactics is developed jointly by Splash Damage and The Coalition. The two...
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    Gears Tactics Launch Trailer Focuses On Story, Progression, Battles, and More

    Ahead of its release at the end of this month, Microsoft have released a launch trailer for Gears Tactics. It introduces the game’s central narrative premise, as well as some of its main characters, before going over its core gameplay mechanics, including its turn-based tactical battles...
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    Gears Tactics System Requirements Revealed

    Turn-based strategy might not be what one thinks of first when thinking about Gears of War, but we’re going to see that marriage become a reality very, very soon. The Coalition and Splash Damage’s Gears Tactics will be here soon, promising to bring an interesting new flavour to the celebrated...
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    Gears 5 Operation 3: Gridiron Brings New Modes, Maps, And More

    Last year’s Gears 5 saw the latest installment in the beloved action series and managed, for many, to give the franchise a much needed shot in the arm. You’ll even be able to play it on the upcoming Xbox Series X, too, with improved graphics and framerate. But the party isn’t over, as the game...
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    Gears 5 Will Support Smart Delivery on Xbox Series X

    Microsoft has unleashed tons of new details about the Xbox Series X, from a breakdown of its full specifications to videos comparing loading time with the Xbox One X. However, in a full hands-on feature with Eurogamer and Digital Foundry, we’ve learned more about current Xbox One titles being...
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    Xbox Series X Can Add HDR to Backwards Compatible Games

    In a recent report on Digital Foundry that dove deep into the specifications for the Xbox Series X, Microsoft revealed some very interesting things about backwards compatibility. Xbox One titles would benefit from the full power of the Series X, allowing for significant boosts to visuals. Gears...
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    Gears 5 – Operation 2: Free For All Arrives on December 11th

    The Coalition’s next major Operation for Gears 5 will be out on December 11th. Currently undergoing certification, Operation 2: Free For All will bring Free for All Deathmatch to the game as a featured playlist before adding it to Ranked mode in January 2020. Check out the trailer below. Free...
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    The Game Awards 2019 Gears Tactics Will Be Shown At The Game Awards 2019

    Gears 5 may be what we’re all abuzz about right now, but there is another Gears title on the horizon in the form of the long announced Gears Tactics. The game is a tactical strategy game set in the Gears universe. We haven’t seen a lot of the game since its announcement, but we will next month...
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    Gears 5 Video Guide – All Ultimate Upgrade Locations for Jack, Relic Weapons And Collectibles

    Even if you never dabble in the multiplayer Versus or co-op Escape and Horde modes, Gears 5 is a massive game. The campaign itself features a lot of different collectibles, Relic Weapons and lore. Components for Jack can also be found if you look around and each upgrade has an Ultimate version...
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    Gears 5 Is “The First Mega Hit On Game Pass,” Says Analyst

    Gears 5 recently launched to widespread acclaim (our own review was very positive as well), and that critical reception has been reflected in how the game has been performing with larger audiences. Recently, Gears 5 became the first game in over a year to topple Fortnite as the most-played game...
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    Gears 5 – Five Days of Boost, 600 Scrap Rewards Announced for All Players

    The Coalition’s Gears 5 became available on September 5th through Xbox Game Pass Ultimate and for Ultimate Edition owners. Though early impressions of the game were very positive, players faced numerous server issues. Multiplayer matches also couldn’t be found among other glitches. Though the...
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    Gears 5 Guide – 15 Basic Tips and Tricks You Need To Know

    Thanks to Game Pass, there are many who have their hands on Gears 5 now, and soon, everyone else will be able to play it as well. And in case you hadn’t heard, it’s pretty damn good. Not just because it delivers the tight and weighty combat you expect from the series, but also because it tries a...
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    Gears 5 Launch Trailer Promises Carnage of the Highest Degree

    Microsoft and The Coalition’s next big game, Gears 5, is out in less than a week, with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers getting access even earlier. With the promise of re-energized combat and a new open-ended approach, it’s looking like a fresh new take on the series, and as such, people are...
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    Gears 5 Showcases Intense Story Mission in 15 Minutes of New Gameplay Footage

    As Gears 5 approaches its imminent releases, the hype surrounding the shooter continues to ramp up. With combat encounters inspired by BioShock: Infinite and open world design inspired by God of War, this is looking like the evolution that Gears of War has been in need of for a few years now...
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    Gears POP! Already Has Over 1 Million Players

    What’s the Gears of War game we’ve all been giddily anticipating since the day it was first announced more than two years ago? Why, it’s Gears POP! of course. Seriously though- heavily anticipated or not (it was the latter), it seems like the mobile offshoot of the shooter franchise is still...
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    Gears 5 PC System Requirements Revealed

    Gears 5’s release is almost upon us, and millions of Xbox One and PC players are doubtless looking forward to getting their hands on the game. If you’re planning on playing the shooter on your PC, you’ll be wondering what the game’s system requirements are going to be, and now, thanks to an...
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    Gamescom 2020 Gears 5 Debuts High Stakes Campaign Trailer At Gamescom

    Gears 5 fans have been waiting to learn more about its campaign even as Microsoft and The Coalition have continued to reveal more and more details about its multiplayer component. Well, The Coalition had promised that they’d be revealing new stuff from the campaign at Gamescom Opening Night...
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    Gamescom 2020 Xbox One at Gamescom 2019 Preview: Gears 5, Ghost Recon Breakpoint, Age of Empires and More

    Gamescom is nearly upon us and Microsoft is returning for another round of Inside Xbox. Taking place on August 19th at 8 AM PDT, the show will precede the Gamescom Opening Night Live event where numerous other reveals like Ghost Games’ Need for Speed Heat and Kojima Productions’ Death Stranding...



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