Tag: The Coalition

Gears 5 interview — Rod Fergusson explains the story, characters, accessibility, and ending

Rod Fergusson, studio head of The Coalition, went out on a limb recently when he said that Gears of War 5 is the finest game in the Gears saga, which began with Epic Games’ first Gears title in 2006. Microsoft got the rights to Gears in 2014, and it launched The Coalition studio in Vancouver, […]

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Gears 5 review — The Coalition nails action and emotion in one of series’ finest games

The Gears of War saga has always been a mixture of intense combat, serious war story, ridiculous over-the-top scenes, and comedy in a world gone mad. The levity is still there in the latest game from The Coalition, but it also has a more serious tone that goes with the devastation of the world of […]

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Gears 5 shows off Horde co-op mode at Gamescom

Microsoft and game developer The Coalition have revealed the new Horde mode co-op play for Gears 5 at the Gamescom 2019 event in Cologne, Germany. The Horde mode has gotten a revamp since Gears of War 4 debuted in 2016. Every Horde character will have a unique Ultimate ability; this extends to cross-over characters like […]

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Gears 5 launch gets new Xbox One hardware bundles

Microsoft is about to launch Gears 5 for Xbox One on September 10, and the company is planning a lot of new hardware and accessory options to go along with that. Fans of the series can get a new Xbox One X Gears 5 Limited Edition console with the system, the Kait Diaz Limited Edition […]

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Gears 5 is coming to Xbox One and PC on September 10

During Microsoft’s annual press briefing at the 2019 Electronic Entertainment Expo, the publisher announced that Gears 5 is coming to Xbox and PC on September 10. The sci-fi multiplayer shooter is coming from The Coalition, a Vancouver-based studio solely dedicated to creating new games in the Gears franchise. Originally revealed at E3 2018, Gears 5 […]

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