Saturday, December 20, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
T-Mobile to Pay $90 Million To Settle Case With FCC
New Trojan Targetted Banks Wordlwide
FBI Confirms North Korea Was Behind Sony Hack
Apple Responds To BBC's Allegations Over Working Conditions In Chinese Factory
BlackBerry Returns To Cash Flow
Comparison: Quantum Dot Vs. OLED Displays
Toshiba and SK Hynix Reach Settlement in Lawsuit Ahead Of CES
Google Concerned About MPAA's Actions To Revive SOPA
Active Discussions
Digital Audio Extraction and Plextools
Will there be any trade in scheme for the coming PSP Go?
Hello, Glad to be Aboard!!!
Best optical drive for ripping CD's? My LG 4163B is mediocre.
Hi All!
cdrw trouble
CDR for car Sat Nav
DVD/DL for Optiarc 7191S at 8X
 Home > News > Games > Gears o...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, September 20, 2011
Gears of War 3 Launched


Retailers around the world opened their doors at midnight for the launch of the "Gears of War 3," a dramatic, action-packed finale to the Xbox 360 sci-fi warfare trilogy.

Apart from visual advances, the game is loaded with new features ranging from new maps and dedicated servers on Xbox LIVE to new modes of play (including beast, where you can play as the monster enemy) and new characters (for the first time, playable female characters).

The final installment of "Gears of War 3" opens quite some time after the conclusion of "Gears of War 2," and life on the fictional planet Sera is hanging by a thread. Society has all but collapsed, and the troops of Delta Squad are in a desperate fight to save what's left of humanity from an unyielding subterranean enemy, the Locust Horde.

Where the first two installments of "Gears of War" focused on battles and the war, the third has a more cinematic, human element, though Wynn is careful not to give too much away.

"Ultimately the game is a father and son story," Wynn said.

The first "Gears of War" begins with Marcus Fenix waking up in a prison cell because he disobeyed military orders while trying to save his father. Despite his efforts, his father dies in the first "Gears of War."

In "Gears of War 2" players learn more about the elder Fenix?s ties to the monster enemies and to other mysterious things happening on the planet. At the start of "Gears of War 3," Marcus Fenix finds out his father is still alive and claims to have a way to stop the oncoming battle with the Locus Horde.

Drawing on the father and son relationship shifts the series to a more personal level.

It's also by far the longest "Gears of War" campaign, literally giving players more bang for their buck. Typically, role-playing games (RPGs) offer eight hours of play, 10 hours "if you?re stretching it," Wynn said. Depending on how it?s played, "Gears of War 3" is a 12- to 14-hour game.


Previous
Next
Samsung Attempts To Ban Sales Of Apple's Upcoming iPhone        All News        Fujitsu and Fraunhofer To Partner on Nanometre Technology
OnLive On-Demand Cloud Gaming Launches in UK Today     Games News      Sony Tries To Avoid Lawsuits Against PlayStation Network With Updated Terms Of Service

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Special Edition Chrome Series Controllers Coming for Xbox 360
Original Shows Coming On Xbox
Three Xbox 360 Holiday Bundles For Xbox Fans
Xbox 360 Keeps Top Spot In Game Industry in August
Black Friday Deals For PS3, Xbox
Microsoft Xbox To Become Complete Entertainment Hub
Microsoft Blocks Xbox Live Accounts For Piracy
Xbox 360 Dashboard Update Is Rolling Out
Sony's Next Generation Game Console To Still Have An Optical Disc Drive
Microsoft XBox Remains A Top-seller Despite Video Game Industry Drop
USC Scientists Play World of Warcraft Using a Hacked Microsoft Kinect System
"Halo: Reach" Sales Hit $200 Million on 1st Day

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .