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No Gears of War Triple Pack for the UK – statement

Wednesday, 19th January 2011 10:16 GMT By Patrick Garratt

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Microsoft has said in a statement that the Gears of War Triple Pack is a US-only offer.

Speaking to VG247 this morning, the company said the decision was “simply a matter of regional SKU availability and offering the best value per market,” and offered the following statement:

“The Gears of War Triple Pack is a US regional promotion. In the UK, Gears of War 2 – complete with the All Fronts game add-on content – has already joined Gears of War in the elite Classics range, where we offer our best games at great value prices.

“You can pick up Gears of War 2 Classic Edition for ERP £19.99, while Gears of War is currently available at the even lower ERP of £14.99.”

The Triple Pack will cost $29.99 in the US, and will bundle the first two Gears of War games and Gears 2′s Road to Ruin campaign.

It releases on February 15.

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9 Comments

  1. Blerk

    Considering that you can pick up the previous games pre-owned for about a fiver each, no great loss. :-D

    #1 4 years ago
  2. loki

    very bad

    #2 4 years ago
  3. Patrick Garratt

    Updated.

    #3 4 years ago
  4. AHA-Lambda

    that is such crap

    #4 4 years ago
  5. DiodeX

    If it is like GoW1+2, it’ll be region free, therefore importable if you really, really want it!!

    #5 4 years ago
  6. EscoBlades

    Gears of Poor. I’m tempted to ask who cares? But i will get flamed to high heaven and back…so……

    *yawn*

    #6 4 years ago
  7. TheWulf

    @7: I always preferred ‘Gears of Snore’. :p

    As a PC gamer, I couldn’t care less about the franchise. One of them turned up on the PC and it was mind-numbingly dull. I’m just more of an RPG person I suppose.

    Also: Does anyone else get the urge to maul anyone sporting a soul patch, or is that just me?

    Of course, I suppose this news might imply that Gears of Snore isn’t selling as well in the UK/EUR as it is in other regions, which would be entirely awesome.

    #7 4 years ago
  8. albo88

    tell me some one that dont all ready have gears 1 and 2 come one
    even to day u will find like 300 seeders from Russia Hungary British that still seed it

    #8 4 years ago
  9. Dr.Ghettoblaster

    Not like they’re missing anything really..

    Can’t believe they wouldn’t want a Gears 3 demo in this..

    #9 4 years ago

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