For years, Epic Games and Microsoft have collaborated on the Gears of War series, and brand. Gears of War spanned 2 games, and millions of copies sold worldwide. At GDC, Epic Games was showing off a tech demo to show off the power of the new Unreal Engine. Since then, rumors spiral out of control that a new Gears of War may indeed be coming. This is what the tech demo looks like:
Recently, on “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” Cliff Bleszinski from Epic Games spoke with Jimmy Fallon about his upcoming blockbuster Xbox 360 game. He took the time to use the show to announce that Gears of War 3 is indeed coming, and that its coming around this time next year. The trailer that he debuted at Jimmy Fallon’s show is below:
Gears of War is an Xbox 360 Exclusive franchise, so Gears of War 3 will land on Xbox 360 in April 2011. Some are speculating the date to be around April 8th.