Videogame Visionaries
Videogame Visionaries

Like any other creative endeavour, games require a direction, a vision to drive them, be that something as simple as a plumber chasing a princess, or a vast, conspiracy-riddled dystopia of cyborgs and... Continue Reading »

Bleszinski thinks DRM will still come to the Xbox One. Eventually!
Bleszinski thinks DRM will still come to the Xbox One. Eventually!

Microsoft and Sony will continue to push a “slow and subtle” transition towards digital distribution, believes Gears of War creator Cliff Bleszinski. Cliff Bleszinski, since his departure from... Continue Reading »

My Sentiments Exactly: 360 No Scope Triple Collateral
My Sentiments Exactly: 360 No Scope Triple Collateral

Every time we boot into one of those austere blemishes of mediocrity known as a ‘first person shooter multiplayer’, we are affronted with the glories of the sniper rifle. Call of Duty, Battlefield,... Continue Reading »

The 12 Days of Gearsmas moves on to Day 5
The 12 Days of Gearsmas moves on to Day 5

We missed reporting the first 4 days of Gearsmas, but don’t worry, we still have you covered with the remaining week of Gears of War 3 festivities that we have left. The 12 Days of Gearsmas is Epic’s... Continue Reading »

Celebrate Gears of War 3′s anniversary this weekend
Celebrate Gears of War 3′s anniversary this weekend

Planning on playing Gears of War 3 this weekend? Maybe you should because it’s the anniversary of the game’s release, which means there’s some new items. There’s a new weapon skin,... Continue Reading »

Gears of War 3 – Double XP event is live!
Gears of War 3 – Double XP event is live!

To celebrate the Fourth of July in the United States, Epic Games have launched the aptly named “Fourth of July Event”. The event, which is live now, features a new playlist, “Top Wingman”,... Continue Reading »

Giveaway: Gears of War 3 Forces of Nature DLC
Giveaway: Gears of War 3 Forces of Nature DLC

By now you have probably had a chance to read our review of the new Gears of War DLC and now you have a chance to win a copy of it for yourselves. All you need to do is answer a question: What would your... Continue Reading »

Review: Gears of War 3 Forces of Nature DLC
Review: Gears of War 3 Forces of Nature DLC

If there is one thing that epic are good at it’s supporting their games with awesome DLC. The Forces of Nature pack is the final DLC that comes with the Gears of War season pass which sees Guardian... Continue Reading »

Gears of War 3 DLC Forces of Nature is now available
Gears of War 3 DLC Forces of Nature is now available

The final DLC pack for Gears of War 3 Season Pass holders is now available to download on Xbox LIVE.  The pack weighs in at 378mb and contains five new multiplayer maps each with environmental hazards. For... Continue Reading »

March Xbox Marketplace roundup
March Xbox Marketplace roundup

Good old Major Nelson, he does make the news easier for us sometimes. Below is a roundup of the upcoming content on the Xbox Marketplace for the rest of the month. Highlights include the Modern Warfare... Continue Reading »

Upcoming content on Xbox live revealed
Upcoming content on Xbox live revealed

As ever, the very helpful Major Nelson has posted info on what we can expect to see hitting the Xbox Live Marketplace over the next few weeks. There are a few highlights in there, including Alan Wake’s... Continue Reading »

Final Gears of War 3 DLC announced
Final Gears of War 3 DLC announced

The final Gears of War 3 DLC for season pass owners has been announced. Released on the 27th March, the ‘Forces of Nature’ DLC will cost 800 MS points and will feature five maps – three new... Continue Reading »

Review: Gears of War 3 Fenix Rising DLC
Review: Gears of War 3 Fenix Rising DLC

Think of Fenix Rising as more of a content pack, rather than Raam’s Shadow which included a new storyline and multiplayer characters. It’s got plenty of potential to keep you going though,... Continue Reading »

Play Gears 3 this weekend as Thrashball Drone
Play Gears 3 this weekend as Thrashball Drone

You’ve probably played as Thrashball Cole before on Gears of War 3, but how about choosing the Thrashball Drone character this weekend? For a limited time only players participating in the events... Continue Reading »

Xboxer360′s Games of the Year Awards 2011
Xboxer360′s Games of the Year Awards 2011

What a truly fantastic year it’s been for games, I’ve struggled to think of a year where the line up has been so strong from start to end, resulting in a wealth of blockbuster juggernaughts... Continue Reading »

Fenix Rising DLC announced for Gears of War 3
Fenix Rising DLC announced for Gears of War 3

Epic Games has announced its third piece of DLC for Gears of War 3 titled the Fenix Rising map pack, which will launch on 17th January for 800 Microsoft Points. The pack comes with a new experience system,... Continue Reading »

Raam’s Shadow DLC not free for Season Pass owners
Raam’s Shadow DLC not free for Season Pass owners

[Update] Season Pass users will be refunded their points in the next 5 days. Gears of War 3 Season Pass owners are currently unable to get the Raam’s Shadow DLC for free. Those who own a Season Pass... Continue Reading »

GOW3: RAAM’s Shadow DLC Review
GOW3: RAAM’s Shadow DLC Review

When the news broke about the single player only DLC for Gears of War 3 was announced it got me excited, I really enjoyed the single player DLC for Gear 2 even if it was a cut piece from the original... Continue Reading »

Finish Gears of War 3 horde mode on insane, stomach Tom Cruise, and get a free themed weapon skin pack
Finish Gears of War 3 horde mode on insane, stomach Tom Cruise, and get a free themed weapon skin pa...

What do you get when you mix Tom Cruise with Gears of War? No, it’s not a bad excuse for a Gears of War film but is instead a themed weapon skin pack. You can get this pack by completing Horde mode... Continue Reading »

Gears of War 3 title update goes live
Gears of War 3 title update goes live

The second title update for Gears of War 3 was released last night with a whole host of improvements. The full patch notes can be found below. Improvements A spectator mode option has been added to private... Continue Reading »