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Posts Tagged ‘Gears of War’

Top Four Xbox 360 Exclusives PS3 Gamers Would Die For

by Ernice Gilbert on August 6th, 2011, under Microsoft, Opinion Piece, Xbox 360

Shannel was perturbed, she’s been talking to her boyfriend on the phone for over an hour, and for some surreal reason beyond her understanding, he couldn’t pull himself together to hold a decent conversation. “I should dump that tool,” she thought, something that would become a reality by the time she hung up the phone.

Quick Quenchers: Bleszinski’s Ready For A New IP

by Ernice Gilbert on June 22nd, 2011, under Development

“I’ve been itching for a while [to create something new]. When we finished Unreal Tournament I wanted to do another game. It’s just a matter of opportunity and figuring things out. So all hands are on Gears right now, in the foreseeable future. But, we’ll see how things go,” Gears of War designer Cliff Bleszinski told Industry Gamers. Let’s hope it’s a multiplatform “itch”. More people need to experience his games.

Video Thirst: E3 Trailers Montage

A short montage containing 85 of the best game trailers at this years E3. The next couple years looks to have some incredible games and they were on display in style at E3. So crank your speakers, watch in HD, switch to full screen and get excited about the world of gaming all over again.

Microsoft: We’ll Never Leave The Core Behind

by Ernice Gilbert on June 9th, 2011, under E3, E3 2011, Hot, Microsoft, News, Xbox 360

All over the internet, you’ll hear the same cry: Microsoft has forgotten the hardcore and turned Xbox 360 into a Kinect circus. Is this accusation true? Too many it is, but to the company’s Xbox UK boss Stephen McGill, that’s quiet a lie, as he assures the hardcore will never be left behind.

Top 5 Game Trailers

When does a game trailer stop being an advert and instead become a work of art in it’s own right?

Gears Of War Is Not Coming To PS3, At Least Not “Anytime Soon” Says Epic

by Ernice Gilbert on February 8th, 2011, under Epic Games, Hot, News

Yeah. You can stop dreaming right now, because according to Epic Games lead designer Cliff Blezsinski, the deal the studio has forged with Microsoft is one that “makes sense”.

First Gears Of War Was A Perfect Storm For Failure, Says Bleszinski

by Ernice Gilbert on November 20th, 2010, under Epic Games, Hot, News

Although Gears of War is the third best selling franchise on the Xbox 360, and a leader in the Third Person Shooter genre, the game’s lead designer said that if you read what it looked like on paper, you’d see it was a perfect storm for failure.

Gears Of War Composer Hospitalized, On Life Support

by Ernice Gilbert on October 11th, 2010, under Hot, News

Sometimes unfortunate things happen that are just beyond one’s control, and when those things happen, we have to deal with them in the best way possible. But there are other times when people try to do you harm for no apparent reason, and it’s in those times you have to be even stronger, or else you might just go mental and do crazy things.

The latter’s apparently the case with Gears of War composer, Kevin Riepl. On October 6th he said via tweeter that he thought someone “roofied” him while out drinking. He’d blacked out. “Somethings effed up,” he continued. “Like literally. Something knocked me out.” Days later, Riepl was on life support.

Next Generation Consoles Will Be Mobile, Reckons Epic Games Boss

by Ernice Gilbert on October 4th, 2010, under Epic Games, Hot, News

There will come a time in the not so distant future, where gaming consoles will no longer be playable only in the living room or bedroom, but according to Epic Games boss Mark Rein, gamers will be able to carry anywhere the next PlayStation, Xbox and Wii consoles.

Bulletstorm Could Have Gears-Like Sales Says EA

by Ernice Gilbert on September 13th, 2010, under EA Partners, Epic Games, Hot, News, People Can Fly

Not many new IPs come out and shine the first time around. First, most gamers wouldn’t have heard of it, and even if they did, some rather stay in their comfort zone: “I’ll play what I know,” they say.

That’s why it’s rare developers create new IPs, because they know how expensive it is to first, spend millions to develop the game, then spend even more to get the word out, and finally wait with fingers crossed to see if it’s well received.

Awesome: First Exclusive Screenshot of Gears Of War 3 E3 Demo Pause Screen

by Ernice Gilbert on June 10th, 2010, under Epic Games, News

Gear of War 3 will most definitely have a huge impact at E3 in the coming days, but before that happens, we have the first exclusive screenshot of the game for you.

Run past the jump.

Mark Rein “Blown Away” By Onlive

by Ernice Gilbert on March 12th, 2010, under Epic Games, OnLive

Onlive is set to do big things, like taking you away from your console and wooing you over to its revolutionary form of playing games. Online, no console just play. How does that sound?

For Epic, E3 Will Be “Really Exciting”

by Ernice Gilbert on March 1st, 2010, under Epic Games

Mike Capps, President of Epic Games has said to Gamesbeat that E3 2010 will really exciting for the developer.

Video Thirst: Gears Of War Macus And Dom In Lost Planet 2

by Ernice Gilbert on January 26th, 2010, under Capcom, Epic Games

After the jump, behold Marcus and Dom from Gears of War making their appearance in Lost Planet 2. Sick Stuff.

Pachter: Epic Regrets Signing Exclusive Gears Of War Contract With Microsoft

by Ernice Gilbert on January 20th, 2010, under Gaming News

The all knowing Michael Pachter had a lot of things to express on Game Trailers Bonus Round, one of them being his belief that Epic Games now regrets signing a deal that would keep the Gears of War Franchise exclusive to the Xbox 360.