Gears of Wars 4 will be released in October

By Stephany Nunneley, Wednesday, 6 April 2016 14:32 GMT

Gears of War 4 will be released globally in October, Microsoft has announced.

A multiplayer beta for the game kicks off later this month on April 18 , and those who played Gears of War: Ultimate Edition on Xbox One or Windows 10 will be able to join the beta on Xbox One.

The beta will expand to all Xbox Live Gold members on April 25.

In development at The Coalition, the game will support split-screen in all modes.

Gears of War 4 releases October 11 on Xbox One.

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