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    Gears of War 4

    Game » consists of 4 releases. Released Oct 07, 2016

    Twenty five years have passed since the decimation of the Locust & Lambent threats on the planet Sera. However a new race of monsters have taken their place and JD Fenix, son of series protagonist Marcus Fenix, has taken up the mantle in helping to protect humanity.

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    3.5 stars

    Average score of 2 user reviews

    Fun gameplay, but with worldbuilding that undermines the story. 0

    The original Gears of War trilogy was a a game series that changed how players and designers approached the cover-based shooter. It popularized stop-and-pop shooter gameplay, something that ended up moving beyond the third person shooter, and over to some first person shooters as well.The game’s narrative also had a fairly strong improvement over time – from the first game’s story being generally straightforward, but with some significant narrative hiccups, to the second story ...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.

    Gears of a Feather Flock Together 0

    Over the past year or so, I've made a concerted effort to distance myself from the gaming industry’s preview hype machine. So outside of a few major details, such as the new, younger cast, I haven't really followed Gears of War 4's development. As a result, I went in with a relatively open mind as to what new developer The Coalition would do with a franchise that had all but wrapped itself up at the conclusion of Gears 3 back in 2011. I hadn't really thought about Gears of War since then a...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.

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