Gears of War 4 Starts its Official Countdown with Launch Trailer

Gears of War 4

Packed with some serious high-action scenes and introducing extra surprises, the launch trailer of Gears of War 4 keeps the hype high for official release on October 11.

October 11 is the day when all monster of hell will get loose on Gears of War 4. That’s only three weeks away so Xbox has started their own particular countdown with a heavy launch trailer that relies mainly on cinematics and John DiMaggio’s voice to put us directly into the action. And they surely hit a spot with this one.

This trailer offers more details on how the sequel will begin. We were already told that the events of the game cover a single night, with an attack on a settlement by dusk and a story resolution by dawn. Here we can see that gruesome attack and how JD, Marcus Fenix’s son, lives up to expectations by leading a reckon team with two of his friends, Del and Kait. The thread has a name, the Swarm, and it’s coming wrapped in a storm of evil proportions.

Gears of War relies on action packed moments and crazy weapons – that’s their working recipe. However, this new title also have a focus on narrative. Ultimately, Gears of War 4 is about surviving the night while untangling the mystery behind the arrival of these creatures. After watching the trailer we cannot but wonder about Marcus’ destiny as well…

Gears of War 4

Reading up for Gears of War 4

Remember that Gears of War 4 belongs to the Play Anywhere program and this means that there’s cross-platform co-op play between Xbox One and Windows 10 users. In this way, you will “never fight alone” (as the trailer tells us), but you’ll also save your game progress, achievements and scores across platforms. If you are a Gears of War 4: Ultimate Edition owner, then you’ll skip the launch date and start playing already on October 7, early access style.

Are you looking forward to play Gears of War 4? Let us know!

Share this article:

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on tumblr
Share on email
Share on whatsapp

Recent Posts

Gaming News

We Miss G4! VENN Could Be The Next Best Thing

A 24-7 gaming and pop culture TV channel is launching. Will you be watching?

Game Deals

Video Game Deals of the Week! July 8th 2020

There are a ton of summer sales going on this week in Video Games across all platforms – with Steam leading the pack. Below are a few of the standouts of the week!

Final Checkpoint Podcast

The Last of Us Part II Spoilercast | Final Checkpoint Podcast Ep. 43

This week Joel, Ben, and special guest Logan Myer discuss their thoughts on The Last of Us Part II. This is a spoiler-heavy discussion from start to finish so if …

Gaming News

Looking to Shred? Skater XL Could Be The Skateboarding Game We Need While We Wait For Tony Hawk 2020

I remember my days in High school competing with friends on Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater, trying to set the longest combo. EA’s Skate took things to the next level with …

Brutal Cutscenes VG Fanatical Take

Gaming’s Most Brutal Cutscenes

We take a look at some of the most brutal cutscenes in games that either made us shriek in horror or cry in tears.

Fanatical Take

Battlefield 6 – Can EA’s ‘Call of Duty’ Challenger Keep Up?

Can Battlefield 6 return to form and finally challenge Call of Duty?

New Merch In Stock! ✊🏾

Ultra soft, authentic ringspun cotton. 100% of earnings will be donated.