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Gears of War 4

A new saga begins for one of the most acclaimed video game franchises in history. After narrowly escaping an attack on their village, JD Fenix and his friends, Kait and Del, must rescue the ones they love and discover the source of a monstrous new enemy.

Xbox Play Anywhere: Pre-order the digital game, and it’s yours to play on both Xbox One and Windows 10 PC. This does not apply for physical disc copies.

Available October 11, 2016

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Console: Xbox One
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Pre-order for exclusive character and weapon skins

Pre-order and receive the exclusive “Brothers to the End” Elite Gear Pack with:

  • Zombie Dom
  • Old Man Marcus
  • Tomorrow Anya
  • Gold Wave Lancer Weapon Skin
  • Gold Wave Gnasher Weapon Skin

Pre-order and play 4 days early

Gears of War 4 Ultimate Edition allows you start playing Gears of War 4 four days earlier, starting on 7 October. The Ultimate Edition includes the Season Pass which contains:

  • The exclusive Vintage VIP Pack, featuring Vintage JD, the Vintage Gnasher and Dropshot weapon skins, Vintage JD Emblem and Vintage JD Bounty for extra XP
  • Permanent access to 24 additional DLC maps (two per month per year) for private play
  • Access to an exclusive Developer Playlist where new maps, modes and features can be tested prior to broad release
  • Six Gear Packs

Never Fight Alone

Enjoy two-player co-op campaign with friends locally via split-screen over Xbox Live. Player 2 can select either Kait or Del.

Horde 3.0

Team up with four others and battle wave after wave of increasingly difficult enemies by choosing your combat class, leveling up your skills and deploying fortifications anywhere on the map.

Explosive Versus Multiplayer

Compete online in new and favorite game types, all at 60fps on dedicated servers. A new visible ranking system means fairer matchmaking for social, competitive and professional players alike.

Redefined Cover Gameplay

New weapons, close-cover combat moves and combat-knife executions turn each piece of cover into an offensive opportunity.

Anywhere is a great place to play

Experience the freedom to play your games wherever you want. Now when you own an Xbox Play Anywhere title, it’s yours to play on both Xbox One and Windows 10 PC at no additional cost.

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Get a great selection of Gears of War 4 wallpapers and backgrounds for your console, desktop or mobile!

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Release date:
October 11, 2016
Microsoft Game Studios
Xbox One and Windows 10
The Coalition

Game Features

1 player
1 - players
2 - 5 players

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    * Includes Xbox 360 titles Gears of War, Gears of War 2, Gears of War 3 and Gears of War: Judgment. Each title works as part of the Xbox One Backward Compatibility program. 32GB of hard drive space required. To qualify, purchase a retail version of the game or purchase and redeem Gears of War 4 on Xbox Live by 31st December 2016. Tokens for download will be sent in waves through Xbox Live in-dash message system within one month of redemption. Must be 18+. Xbox One, broadband internet (ISP fees apply) and Xbox Live membership required. Not available in all markets. See for the latest information.