Gears of War games among the top most played backwards compatibility titles on Xbox One

By Sherif Saed
11 January 2016 16:07 GMT

Gears of War titles are occupying lots of top spots in Microsoft’s most played backwards compatibility games on Xbox One.

Xbox 360 Gears of War games get played quite a bit by Xbox One owners, thanks to backwards compatibility. Officially released at the tail-end of 2015, Gears of War, Gears of War 2, Gears of War 3 and Judgement are among the top nine backwards compatibility games, according to developer The Coalition.

Rod Fergusson, studio head at The Coalition revealed this during a livestream of the season 1 finals of the Gears of War ESL league.

Gears of War 4, the upcoming sequel, is due out in fall 2016. A multiplayer beta will available in spring 2016.

Thanks, DualShockers.

Sometimes we include links to online retail stores. If you click on one and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our policy.

VG247 logo

Buy our t-shirts, yeah

They're far more stylish than your average video game website tat.

VG247 merch