Gears 5 releases September 10

Or four days earlier if you pay more

Gears 5‘s presentation at E3 today opened with typical Gears thing. It had its slow, soft song and bizarre imagery that contrasts with the game’s usual high energy and bloody action. After the teaser, we got some real information.

Gears 5 is on its way. Only a few months to go, actually. It releases on September 10 of this year. Or if you pay for the Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, you can get it four days early, which if I am doing my math right, means September 6.

It will feature new modes, including a new competitive mode and an updated Horde Mode with character abilities. Also, there’s a Terminator!

Darren Nakamura
Darren is a scientist during the day. He has been a Destructoid community member since 2006, joining the front page as a contributor in 2011. While he enjoys shooters, RPGs, platformers, strategy, and rhythm games, he takes particular interest in independent games. He produced the Zero Cool Podcast for about four years, and he plays board games quite a bit when he can find willing companions.