If you click on a link and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our editorial policy.

Gears 2: Dark Corners double XP week

Happening now. Devs playing tomorrow.

Epic is celebrating the launch of the Dark Corners expansion for Gears of War 2 by running a double XP week.

Players who pick up the downloadable content, which came out on Tuesday, can earn double experience on any public game on the Dark Corners playlist or by playing public or private Horde games.

The XP multiplier is in place now and runs out on when everyone goes to sleep on 3rd August.

In the meantime, Epic developers will be online tomorrow, 31st July, between 4pm and 7pm Eastern Time, which is 9pm until midnight in old money.

You can check Xbox.com for the gamertags to add if you want to drop them fools.

Gears of War 2: Dark Corners costs 1200 Microsoft Points (£10.20/€14.40) and consists of seven multiplayer maps and a new single-player/co-op "Deleted Scene" called Road to Ruin, which we checked out the other day.

It's also available as part of the All Fronts Collection, which costs 400 MSP more and also includes the three existing multiplayer map packs.

Become a Eurogamer subscriber and get your first month for £1

Get your first month for £1 (normally £3.99) when you buy a Standard Eurogamer subscription. Enjoy ad-free browsing, merch discounts, our monthly letter from the editor, and show your support with a supporter-exclusive comment flair!

About the Author

Tom Bramwell avatar

Tom Bramwell

Contributor

Tom worked at Eurogamer from early 2000 to late 2014, including seven years as Editor-in-Chief.

Comments

More News

Latest Articles

Supporters Only

Eurogamer.net logo

Buy things with globes on them

And other lovely Eurogamer merch in our official store!

Explore our store
Eurogamer.net Merch