Gears of War

Gears of War Xbox One Backwards Compatibility Demo

Major Nelson announced yesterday that Xbox One preview program members would be able to play the original Xbox 360 cover shooter Gears of War on the Xbox One using the console’s backwards compatibility function. We put the game through its paces and booted up the game showing how it looks

Microsoft snags Gears of War franchise from Epic

Microsoft has just announced that it has secured the Gears of War Franchise from Epic Games and announced that Black Tusk Studios will be developing the next game in the series using Unreal Engine 4 on the Xbox One. What’s more,  Rod Fergusson, former Director of Production at Epic Games on

Cliffy B leaves Epic Games

Epic Games has just announced that frontman and well respected Design Director, Cliff Bleszinski is leaving the company. From Cliff’s words it seems he is in need of a break after some 20 years in the business. Cliff said: “I’ve been doing this since I was a teenager, and outside

Gears of War review

If there was one game which had generated a lot of interest around the Xbox 360 launch last year, despite not being available for some time (almost a year) it would have to have been Gears of War which is developed by Epic and published by Microsoft. Early screenshots portrayed