Gears of War: Judgment

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Microsoft to take its time with Xbox One Gears of War

New game must "reignite franchise", Spencer says.

What happened to Black Tusk's "highly ambitious" new IP?

Future "not yet determined" after Gears of War adoption.

Epic sells Gears of War to Microsoft

UPDATE: CliffyB won't be working on the next Gears... at all.

Microsoft's Phil Spencer ponders future of Gears of War

"Maybe take it more gritty, I don't know..."

Halo and Gears of War writer joins Amazon Games Studios

"I wouldn't be there unless something cool was brewing."

Gears of War: Judgment Lost Relics DLC out in June

Four new maps! New game type! New armour and weapon skins!

Feature"The next generation is going to be, possibly for the very first time, the next generation of game design"

Meet Adrian Chmielarz, the Bulletstorm guy whose world was turned upside down by Dear Esther.

Gears of War: Judgment Call to Arms Map Pack revealed

Three new maps, new FFA multiplayer mode and 10 new achievements.

Gears of War: Judgment Warzone mode found on the disc, and it's playable

UPDATE: Microsoft confirms Warzone is leftover Gears 3 code.

UK chart: Xbox 360-exclusive Gears of War: Judgment storms top

Activision's The Walking Dead game manages third.

Watch five of us play Gears of War: Judgment live from 8.30pm GMT

Laugh as we tackle the excellent new multiplayer modes.

FeatureGears of War: Judgment preview: Bigger, Bairder, more badass?

The Locust are back, but can an injection of Bulletstorm DNA keep things fresh?

Gears of War: Judgment season pass announced, will cost 1600 MS Points

Grants owners a permanent double XP boost, among other DLC.

Microsoft warns of console bans after Gears of War: Judgment leaks a month before release

UPDATE: New multiplayer trailer released after unofficial footage posted online.

Gears of War: Judgment demo announced

Out three days before game launches in the UK.

Gears of War: Judgement includes download of original GOW

GAME, Tesco, ShopTo get pre-order bonuses.

Epic Games president Mike Capps retires

Transitions into an advisory role.

Gears of War movie interest renewed

But will it go anywhere?

Cliff Bleszinski does the unreal and leaves Epic

"It's time for a much needed break."

EGXMicrosoft line-up announced for Eurogamer Expo

Fable, Gears of War: Judgment and Dance Central 3 join Halo 4 and Forza Horizon on the show floor.

Cliff Bleszinski on mixing Unreal with Skyrim to make "SciFi-Rim" and more

Plus: "Mark my words, VR is coming back in a BIG way."

FeatureGears of War: Judgment Preview: Shifting up the Gears

Judgment's free-for-all reflects the title's broader freeform intensity.

FeatureGears of War: Judgment writers on what makes the series special and how to improve it

"I'm not entirely sure a game has been told quite in this way before."

Epic buys Bulletstorm/Gears of War: Judgment dev People Can Fly

But transition leads to three high-profile departures.

Gears of War: Judgment release date confirmed for March

New multiplayer video walkthrough details Overrun mode.

Gears of War 3 writer Karen Traviss not working on Judgment

Extra Lives author Tom Bissell steps up.

Gears of War: Judgment will not support Kinect

Bleszinski: "I'm curious how the 'core' games will work out."

Infinity Blade is Epic's most profitable franchise ever

"In terms of man years invested versus revenue."

CliffyB: Devs making "linear and easier" games to "grow audience"

"It feels like a lot of quick-time-events."

Chinese web giant Tencent buys minority stake in Epic Games

Opportunity to work together "irresistible".

Gears of War: Judgment: "If it doesn't make you sweat we're not doing our jobs right."

Bleszinski on returning to old-school values, sharing his series with People Can Fly and avoiding franchise fatigue.

VideoGears of War: Judgment teaser trailer

First look at Bulletstorm dev's prequel.

Microsoft's E3 2012 Conference

All the announcements and our live text coverage archive.

Gears of War: Judgment features class based multiplayer

New mode Overrun Inspired by Team Fortress 2, DOTA.

New Gears of War confirmed

UPDATE: It's called Gears of War: Judgement.