This game is backwards compatible with Xbox One
Gears of War thrusts you into a deep and harrowing story of humankind's epic battle for survival against the Locust Horde, a nightmarish race of creatures that surface from the bowels of the planet. The game unites the latest technology with classic, emotional storytelling and a revolutionary tactical combat system, engrossing you in a horrifying, larger-than-life story of war and survival.
• All game modes, levels, and scenarios are designed specifically to encourage co-operative play, whether it be with A.I. partners or human players
• Massively scoped worlds, memorable characters, and an epic storyline play out like an intense and unsettling blockbuster action film
Characters come to life with unbelievable model quality and a physics-integrated animation system that has them reacting intelligently
• Experience individualized matchmaking, view player statistics, earn player achievements, customize their games, and build and personalize their gamer profiles over Xbox LIVE
• The Unreal Engine 3 technology pushes high-definition visual designs and brings out the smallest details in the largest battle