Gears of War


A Decade Later, the Original ‘Gears of War’ Demands to Be Called a Classic

Oh, it's just a grey, bro-dude shooter. Wrong. Epic's original Gears was a massively influential masterpiece of action game design.


‘Gears of War 4’ Isn’t Taking Many Risks, But That Might Be OK

The new Gears looks an awful lot like the old Gears – but if it ain't broken, why try to fix it into something players might not want?


From Gears of War to Ganking the Enemy: How Epic is Taking on MOBAs with ‘Paragon’

The stateside studio is moving away from triple-A story shooters for a crack at the market dominated by League of Legends and DOTA 2.


Things That Make You Go Boom: Video Gaming's Greatest Guns

Made possible by Bethesda: From DOOM's shotgun to more creative killing machines in Turok 2 and Unreal Tournament, here's gaming's most badass arsenal.


It Turns Out That Video Games Can Make Great Board Games, Too

Gears of War, in tabletop form: sounds awful on paper, but it plays like a dream. Who'd have thought it?


Goodbye, Xbox 360, and Thanks for the Memories

Normally, console discontinuations wash over you. But there's something especially sad about the end of the 360's run.


‘LawBreakers’ Is the Multiplayer Shooter In Which Normal Rules Don’t Apply

Cliff Bleszinski's comeback after leaving the Gears of War series is attempting to shake up multiplayer gaming as we know it.


These Are the Games You Should Buy Next for Your New Console

Get a new games-playing machine for Christmas? Bored of whatever came with it? Here's what you need to get next.


Ahead of ‘Fallout 4’, Let’s Look at Gaming’s Most Gorgeous Apocalypses

A brief overview of gaming's more pleasant-on-the-eye ends of the world as we know it.


Really, It’s OK to Not Play Every New Video Game That’s Coming Out

There's so many that you physically couldn't, anyway, so here's a guide to what you should pick up, based on your personal circumstances.


‘Gears of War’ Is Top of the Chart, and Yes You Should Play It Again

Or even for the first time, if you're some kind of weirdo who wasn't chainsawing Locust grunts back in the day.


Use Your Remaining Holiday Allowance on These Forthcoming Video Games

2015's already been an awesome year for games, and the very best of the bunch might not even be out yet.