Xbox and The Coalition announced today that all fans who purchase Gears of War: Ultimate Edition or the Xbox One Gears of War: Ultimate Edition Console Bundle will unlock and have access to the entire “Gears Collection” for Xbox One via Backwards Compatibility.
Play Gears of War: Ultimate Edition on Xbox Live between August 25th and December 31st, 2015 and you’ll get through Backwards Compatibility this fall:
- Gears of War
- Gears of War 2
- Gears of War 3, and
- Gears of War: Judgement
Now the entire Gears of War franchise will be playable on Xbox One thanks to Backwards Compatibility when it launches this fall. You’ll be able to play them on your Xbox One and utilize some of the Xbox One’s features like Game DVR, Snap, screenshots and more. You can even keep all your previously-saved files, game add-ons, achievements and play with friends on Xbox Live no matter which Xbox console they’re on.
For those already in the Xbox Preview Program, the original Gears of War is available today in Backwards Compatibility.
Don’t forget that Gears of War: Ultimate Edition also gives owners access to the Gears of War 4 Beta in Spring 2016.
Check out the Gears of War 4 Gameplay Demo from E3 this year – Click here