Experience the game that launched one of the most celebrated sagas in entertainment with Gears of War: Ultimate Edition. The shooter that defined the first generation of HD gaming has been painstakingly remastered in 1080P and modernized for Xbox One, and is packed full of new content including five campaign chapters never released on Xbox. The story of "Gears of War" thrusts gamers into a deep and harrowing battle for survival against the Locust Horde, a nightmarish race of creatures that surface from the depths of the planet. Players live and breathe the role of Marcus Fenix. A disgraced former war hero, Marcus seeks personal redemption as he leads his fire team against an onslaught of merciless warriors from below.
- The landmark original Gears of War has been completely rebuilt from the ground up in full 1080P. Every aspect of the game including lighting, environments, characters, and cinematic scenes have been beautifully recreated - this is the first at its best!
- Included are five exhilarating campaign missions never played before on console that follow Delta Squad as they battle their way to Timgad Station.
- Go deeper into Gears fiction with five Gears of War comic books, which can be unlocked and read within the game.
- Support for 7.1 Surround Sound
- The most visceral online shooter returns with multiplayer matches running at 60 FPS on fast and fair dedicated servers
- Includes all original DLC maps and three new multiplayer maps from the original Gears of War PC version for an incredible 19 multiplayer maps to battle across.
- Newly added multiplayer modes include Team Death Match, King of the Kill and a special 2v2 mode designed by the Gears of War community. Returning modes include Warzone, Assassination, Execution and Annex.
- Gears of War: Ultimate Edition is your ticket to early access of the beta for the next Gears of War.*
- All new Xbox Live Achievements and 1,250 new Gamerscore.
- Handpicked gameplay improvements, alternate controls and a new difficulty level for players new to the franchise.
Complete Multiplayer Map List
- War Machine
- Clock Tower
- Fuel Depot
- Tyro Station
- Old Bones
- Raven Down
- Bullet Marsh
- Gold Rush
*Online multiplayer features require Xbox Live Gold membership (sold separately).
*Gears of War 4 Beta: For early access to the Gears of War 4 Beta when it launches (expected Autumn 2016), login to Xbox Live and play Gears of War: Ultimate Edition by March 1, 2016. Must be 17+. Xbox One, broadband internet (ISP fees apply) and Xbox Live Gold membership (sold separately) required. Beta dates, content, and features subject to change. Not available in all markets. See www.GearsofWar.com for the latest information.