Move over Master Chief, it’s time for Xbox’s other big name to take the stage. Yes ladies and gentlemen, bring on Gears of War 4. A recent Xbox Wire post revealed that the latest game in the Gears franchise has a public beta releasing on April 18, 2016. The beta will go on for two weeks, with the first half available only to gamers who have played Gears of War: Ultimate Edition. Starting on April 25, the beta will be open to all eligible Xbox One owners with Xbox Live Gold. Xbox users who have not yet played Gears of War: Ultimate Edition now have until April 11 to do so if they want to get in on the first half of the beta. Various Gears of War events will also will also be at PAX East in Boston from April 22-24, where attendees will get a chance to try out their skills at the latest game.
No set release date has been given for Gears of War 4 yet, although we can expect it in fall of this year. The latest remaster aside, this is the first Gears game since Judgement came out in March of 2013, and the first numbered game since 2011’s Gears of War 3.
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