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Gears of War 3 Limited and Epic Edition revealed

9:20 AM on 05.16.2011 // Jim Sterling
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It wouldn't be a major release without a seriously ornate collector's edition, and Gears of War 3 is no exception. There's lots of extra stuff to get, with a Marcus Fenix figure standing chief among them. 

The special edition will come in two flavors -- Limited and Epic. In the UK, the Epic Edition will be exclusively available at GAME and GameStation, while the Limited package can be found at select retailers. UK prices are £59.99 for Limited and £99.99 for Epic. The US offers them for $79.99 and $149.99, respectively.

Both of them offer quite a bit check out the full contents below.

Limited Edition:

 

  • Octus Award Box and a to-scale zinc Octus Service Medal.
  • Exclusive Adam Fenix multiplayer character. The code for the download is engraved on the service medal.
  • A fabric COG flag.
  • Adam Fenix's personal effects -- his "Last Will & Testament", Hammer of Dawn schematics, and Fenix family mementos. 

 

Epic Edition:

 

  • Marcus Fenix status -- PVC. 11.2" 
  • Art and Design of Gears of War book
  • Infected Open Weapon Pack -- special skins for Lancer, Retro Lancer, Hammerburst, Gnasher, Sawed-off Shotgun.
  • Everything from the Limited Edition -- Award Box, Medal, COG Flag, Adam Fenix, Adam Fenix's personal effects.

 

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