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A 2006 third-person shooter game originally developed for the Xbox 360 by Epic Games and published by Microsoft Games Studios.

Released in 2006, Gears of War follows Marcus Fenix and his fellow 'Gears' through the planet of Sera as they attempt to defeat the Locust Horde.

The player has to use cover and strategic fire in order to progress through the game. The game incorporates three levels of difficulty (normal, hardcore and Insane) as well as co-op mode and online multiplayer.

General Information

  • Release Date: November 7, 2006
  • Developer: Epic Games
  • Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios