Gears 6 Art Direction May Draw From Handmaid’s Tale, Says Art Director

Gears 6

If The Coalition teaming up with Facebook for the Women In Gaming social engineering initiative wasn’t a telltale enough sign that Gears 5 was going to be catering toward feminists, perhaps the art director, Aryan Hanbeck, openly admitting that he had the art team check out Hulu’s Handmaid’s Tale for palette inspiration might finally convince some of the people who keep their head in the sand to realize that Gears of War as a franchise is lost. Continue reading “Gears 6 Art Direction May Draw From Handmaid’s Tale, Says Art Director”

Reports And Videos Claim Gears 5 Is Glitchy And Has Server Issues

Gears 5 is out now, well the Ultimate Edition launched on September 6th, while the Standard Edition of the game will release worldwide on September 10th. In other words, the PC and Xbox One family of consoles have access to the third-person shooter via Xbox Game Pass or the Ultimate Edition. Well, two days before the Standard Edition goes live players have met a myriad of bugs along the way. Continue reading “Reports And Videos Claim Gears 5 Is Glitchy And Has Server Issues”

Rod Fergusson Wants To Expand The “Gears” Series Into Comics And Movies

In a recent interview, the Hollywood Reporter was able to catch up with The Coalition studio head and creative director, Rod Fergusson, and get his take on what gamers and fans can expect from the franchise moving forward. Well, it looks like comics and movies are on Fergusson’s bucket list. Continue reading “Rod Fergusson Wants To Expand The “Gears” Series Into Comics And Movies”

Gears 5 Gameplay Walkthrough

Gears 5 Walkthrough

The Coalition and Microsoft’s Gears 5 is now out and available for the Xbox One and on the Windows Store and Steam for PC. Walkthroughs are already popping up for the game, so for those of you interested in the game (what scant few of you remain who are actually still fans), you can check out the gameplay walkthrough for the feminist-themed third-person shooter. Continue reading “Gears 5 Gameplay Walkthrough”

Xbox Game Pass Freebies For July

Metal Gear Solid 5

There are lots of things being offered in July for the Xbox Game Pass so let’s not waste any time and get right to it. First off, we have the Gears of War 5 multiplayer tech test, it went live on July 17th, going on right now until July 26. With the recent Gears of War 5 smoking censorship controversy still in people’s minds I’m sure the lobbies will be less than full. Continue reading “Xbox Game Pass Freebies For July”

Gears of War 5 Director Says They Had To Strive For Diversity Because It “Just Doesn’t Happen”

Gears of War 5 Diversity

The Coalition studio head and director for Gears of War 5, Rod Fergusson, revealed during the Day 1 E3 Coliseum panel hosted by WWE superstar and YouTube channel operator of Up Up Down Down, Xavier Woods, that they actively strove to make Gears of War 5 as diverse as possible. Continue reading “Gears of War 5 Director Says They Had To Strive For Diversity Because It “Just Doesn’t Happen””

Linda Hamilton Voices Sarah In Gears Of War 5 Terminator Crossover

Gears of War 5 Linda Hamilton

During the E3 Coliseum panel that took place on Day 1 of E3 2019 hosted by The Coalition studio head Rod Fergusson and WWE superstar Xavier Woods, it was revealed that Linda Hamilton would be voicing her character in the crossover Terminator: Dark Fate DLC for the upcoming Gears of War 5. Continue reading “Linda Hamilton Voices Sarah In Gears Of War 5 Terminator Crossover”

Gears Of War 5 Continues Diversity Agenda With Female Lead

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[Update 6/17/2018:] It was revealed that this push for diversity in mostly male-centric games is part of a social engineering initiative called “Women in Gaming” by Facebook, which is a global effort to increase diversity and inclusion among game studios and in the actual games.

[Original article:] Microsoft revealed The Coalition’s latest Gears of War game, Gears 5. The game makes no qualms about what sort of agenda the company has its core, replacing the male leads with the female character from Gears of War 4. Continue reading “Gears Of War 5 Continues Diversity Agenda With Female Lead”