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  • Xbox Live Activity for the week of May 4, Halo 3 tops once more

    Halo 3 isn’t going anywhere. The past four weeks have proved it. Differences this week include FIFA 09 taking the seven spot away from Left 4 Dead, and the Bionic Commando demo falling off the chart and being replaced by Fallout 3. Xbox 360 Top Live Titles Halo 3 Call of Duty: WaW Call of […]

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  • Gears of War 2 sells over 5 million units worldwide

    Epic said today that Gears of War 2 has sold over 5 million copies worldwide, and that the Gears franchise has now surpassed the 11 million unit mark. This announcement came as part of a press release detailing the new retail pack The Gears of War 2: All Fronts Collection, which contains all previous DLC […]

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  • Epic announces All Fronts Collection for Gears of War 2

    Epic will release all Gears of War 2 DLC content into one retail package titled the Gears of War 2: All Fronts Collection on July 28. It contains previously released DLC Combustible, Flashback, Snowblind as well as Dark Corners, which contains seven new multiplayer map packs along with a deleted campaign called Road to Ruin, […]

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  • Gears 2 cheaters get Gamerscore reset

    Nelson’s reset some Gears 2 cheaters’ Gamerscores tonight, probably while punching the air and high-fiving the rest of the Live team. “As you know, we are committed to keeping Xbox Live a safe and fair place to play for the more than 17 million active members,” said the exec. “As part of our regular safety […]

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  • Xbox Live activity for the week of April 20, Halo 3 still tops

    Halo 3 tops the Live play charts once again this week. Can’t keep a good Spartan down it seems. Both Call of Duty games are still there, though, as well as  Left 4 Dead. Xbox 360 Top Live Titles Halo 3 Call of Duty: World at War Call of Duty 4 Gears of War 2 […]

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  • Gears of War 2 gets summer release in Japan

    Microsoft just closed off its spring showcase in Tokyo with news that Gears of War 2 will release this summer in Japan. Whitewash the windows. Get the rest of the news from the conference here. It’s just finished.

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  • Gears boss on 360's limits: "There's still more it can do"

    Gears of War 2 executive producer Rod Fergusson has told VG247 that innovations in both games software and Microsoft services mean we’ve yet to see the limit of what can be achieved with Xbox 360. Fergusson was quoted previously as saying the box had been maxed out, a comment he told us was taken out […]

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  • 360 exclusivity has "helped" Gears of War, says dev boss

    Both having Microsoft as a publisher and concentrating on 360 as a single format has aided the Gears of War IP, executive producer Rod Fergusson has told VG247. “Yeah,” said the developer when asked if keeping the franchise exclusive to 360 had been a benefit. “Microsoft is just an awesome publisher. They’re a great partner […]

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  • Gears 2: Match-making problems were "growing pains," says Fergusson

    Gears of War 2 executive producer Rod Fergusson has told VG247 that match-making issues with the title’s multiplayer – which initially saw game-breaking waits to access games on Live – were the result of “growing pains” and treading new ground in terms of scale. “The match-making problems we had at the beginning of Gears 2 […]

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  • Gears 2 boss: I play Killzone 2, but I don't like Dead Space

    Yes, it’s true. Rod Fergusson, executive producer of Gears of War 2, is a Killzone 2 player. We know because he told us. “I play a lot of things,” he said, talking at GDC last week. “I play World of Warcraft. Most recently I finished 50 Cent: Blood on the Sand, which was a lot […]

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  • Next Gears 2 DLC will depend on reaction to Snowblind, says Fergusson

    Gears of War 2′s Rod Fergusson has told VG247 that specifics on upcoming DLC for the game will depend on the community’s reaction to the Snowblind map pack, released yesterday. “The big focus is on Snowblind, which is out Tuesday, and we’ll see how that’s received, along with the title update,” said the title’s executive […]

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  • Gears 2 Snowblind map pack goes live

    Microsoft just confirmed that Gears of War 2′s Snowblind map pack is now live. It costs 800 MS Points and includes four new levels in a reworked Fuel Depot, Under Hill, Grind Yard and Courtyard. Off you go, then.

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  • Gears 2 Snowblind DLC gets price, date and pics

    Joystiq‘s posted some pretty pictures of the Gears of War 2 Snowblind Map Pack. It’ll feature four new maps: Grindyard, Under Hill, Courtyard and Fuel Depot. Hit the link to see just how awesome it all looks. T minus 5 days and counting. It’s out on March 31, priced 800 MS Points.

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  • GDC: New Gears 2 DLC rumoured for April

    Someone over at the Epic forum‘s dig up a Chinese product page that appears to suggest a piece of Gears of War 2 DLC named Dark Corners will release in April. Watch for a reveal tomorrow. The game’s next major chunk of content, Snowblind, will launch at the end of this month. Thanks, Joystiq.

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  • GDC: "Gears of War 2-level announcements" to hit show, says Keighley

    GTTV’s Geoff Keighley’s claimed there are going to be megaton game announcements at this year’s GDC, which is kicking off as we type. “Interesting to see Variety expecting no Gears of War 2-level announcements at GDC,” said the journo on his Twitter. “They are wrong. Stay tuned.” Gears of War 2 was announced in the […]

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  • Halo 3 Mythic Pack for April 9, Gears 2 Snowblind Pack for March 31

    Microsoft just confirmed that the Gears of War 2 Snowblind Map Pack will release on March 31. The add-on will be priced 800 MS Points. In addition, the Halo 3 Mythic Map Pack will release on April 9, as expected, for 800 MS Points. The Gears pack contains four new maps in Grindyard, Under Hill, […]

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  • Achievements detailed for Gears of War 2 Snowblind map pack

    Details of the Achievements to arrive with Gears of War 2′s upcoming Snowblind map pack have been revealed. Get them after the break. The DLC, shipping March 24, will also include the new, much-toted experience-based ranking system. Don’t look if you want to stay pure. Thanks Joystiq.

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  • Fallout 3 takes home two OXM awards

    The OXM Awards went down last night, with GTA IV winning Best Action Adventure and Gears of War 2 got best shooter. No surprises there. Fallout 3 took home two gongs, one for Best RPG and the other for Game of the Year. The awards were chosen by readers. More over at the OXM website.

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  • Gears of War 2 ranking update and map pack dated

    Epic has announced that the next title update for Gears of War 2 set to go live on March 24. The Snowblind Map Pack is set for a March 31 release, the company’s said. The title update will implement a new experience ranking system, with the TrueSkill system ranks being hidden. It will still be used, […]

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  • Ortega: Gears of War is a "ten-year plan"

    Gears of War 2 writer Josh Ortega told a panel at Comic Con this weekend that Epic has a ten-year plan for the Gears of War franchise. These are words we’re very glad to hear. “You will not be disappointed in the next ten years,” Ortega said. “It’s a ten-year plan. Gears is long-term. The […]

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