Gears 5 Horde Mode Trailer Released, Halo: Reach Character Pack Announced

Gears 5

Publisher Microsoft and developer The Coalition have released the first trailer for Gears 5’s Horde Mode.

The trailer was shown off during the Gamescom 2019 episode of Inside Xbox today and we also learned about another surprise for the game. A “Halo: Reach Character Pack” will be included with the Gears 5 Ultimate Edition and for those who have Xbox Game Pass Ultimate. This pack includes Emile and Kat multiplayer characters, the Halo: Reach Noble Team Jack skin, Halo: Reach Noble Team banner, Halo: Reach Noble Team Blood Spray, and Halo: Reach Noble Team Mark.

Gears 5 releases on September 10 on Xbox One, Xbox Game Pass and PC and on September 6 for for those who buy the Gears 5 Ultimate Edition or those who have Xbox Game Pass Ultimate. You can watch those new trailers below and read more about Horde Mode.

The world is crumbling. Humanity’s reliance on technology has become their downfall and enemies are uniting to wipe out all survivors. As Kait you must journey across the biggest, most beautiful Gears world to uncover the origins of the Locust, and fight with your squad to protect what’s left.

Key Features

  • Never Fight Alone: Play solo or with a friend in local split-screen co-op, or online co-op. Battle alongside your friends anywhere with cross-play between Xbox One and PC.
  • Explore Sera: Skim across glaciers, sail over deserts and descend into sunken ruins to discover the largest and most diverse Gears world ever created.
  • Visual Showcase: Play every mode in 4K Ultra HD resolution with stunning HDR at a smooth 60 frames per second.
  • Just the Beginning: Additional features, co-op and competitive modes still to be announced.
Justin Oneil
One of Head Writers and PR here on ThisGenGaming.com. I've been playing games for over 20 years now and play everything from AAA blockbusters to Indie games. You can find me on all the current consoles and on my twitter account.
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Justin Oneil

One of Head Writers and PR here on ThisGenGaming.com. I've been playing games for over 20 years now and play everything from AAA blockbusters to Indie games. You can find me on all the current consoles and on my twitter account.