Gears of War thrusts you into a deep and harrowing story of humankind's epic battle for survival against the Locust Horde, a nightmarish race of creatures that surface from the bowels of the planet. The game unites the latest technology with classic, emotional storytelling and a revolutionary tactical combat system, engrossing you in a horrifying, larger-than-life story of war and survival.
All game modes, levels, and scenarios are designed specifically to encourage co-operative play, whether it be with A.I. partners or human players
Massively scoped worlds, memorable characters, and an epic storyline play out like an intense and unsettling blockbuster action film
Characters come to life with unbelievable model quality and a physics-integrated animation system that has them reacting intelligently
Experience individualized matchmaking, view player statistics, earn player achievements, customize their games, and build and personalize their gamer profiles over Xbox LIVE (online access sold separately)*
The Unreal Engine 3 technology pushes high-definition visual designs and brings out the smallest details in the largest battle