Fans Get Their Gears of War Tattoos Remastered

Gears of War: Ultimate Edition was announced at E3 2015, along with a teaser for a brand new installment in the series in the form of Gears of War 4.

In celebration of this, hardcore Gears fans at San Diego Comic-Con 2015 got the opportunity to meet the team behind the upcoming remastering, The Collection, as well as getting their currents Gears of War tattoos remastered by Steve Soto, a renowned tattoo artist hailing from Orange County California. One girl also got some Gears of War 4-inspired body art.

The Gears of War franchise began back in November 2006 for the Xbox 360. It defined HD gaming for a generation, seeing its last numbered installment in 2011 with Gears of War 3. 2013 saw the release of Gears of War: Judgement, which took a more arcade-style, score-focused approach to the established Gears formula, with a prequel story to boot.

Gears of War: Ultimate Edition is a true remastering of the original Gears of War, offering re-done cutscenes, updated graphical fidelity, 60 FPS gameplay and more. It will hit shelves on 25th August exclusively for Xbox One, with Gears of War 4 expected to land in December 2016.

Gears of Was Ultimate Editon Bundle Announced

During this year’s Comic-Con, Rod Fergursson – Gears of War’s head manager – announced the Gears of War Ultimate Edition, which will be a special edition of the Xbox One that will come with a 1080p version of the original Gears of War:

“At yesterday’s Gears of War panel at San Diego Comic-Con, Rod Fergusson stated that every Xbox One sold starting August 26 would include a copy of Gears of War: Ultimate Edition. To clarify, only the Xbox One Gears of War:Ultimate Edition bundle will include a copy of the game,” reads the statement.”

He also mentioned why they’re making a current-Gen edition:

“We’re committed to offering gamers a variety of choices to help them jump into the current generation of gaming this year and are excited to offer the Xbox One Gears of War Edition bundle next month.”

It has also been announced that Gears of War Ultimate Edition will include some extra missions that were excluded from the original Xbox 360 version.
This Gears of War Bundle will cost $350, the same price as the original Xbox One system.

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