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The Batista Bomb is Gears 5's best execution yet

Deal with it.

Forget the Curb Stomp and the Chainsaw Bayonet - the Batista Bomb is the best execution in Gears 5.

Developer The Coalition just added the Batista Bomb to the arsenal of executions available to Batista, who lest we forget is a playable character in Gears 5 multiplayer. Here's how it looks:

For the uninitiated, the Batista Bomb is Batista's trademark wrestling match finisher. Here's how it looks in real life:

Unlike the real-life Batista Bomb, the Gears 5 Batista Bomb explodes Batista's unfortunate foe into a shower of blood and guts. Nice.

You get the Batista Bomb move free if you play any game mode in Gears 5 from now until 20th April.

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