Microsoft today announced that if you’ve purchased Gears of War: Ultimate Edition or Xbox One Gears of War: Ultimate Edition Bundle, you will be able to get the entire Gears collection via Xbox One’s Backword Compatibility when it launches publicly this fall. The company revealed that by playing Gears of War: Ultimate Edition on Xbox Live from the 25th of August through 31st Deceember (2015), users will be able to get access to Gears of War, Gears of War 2, Gears of War 3 and Gears of War: Judgment in Backward Compatibility this fall.
What’s in Gears of War: Ultime Edition? Microsoft says that it’s a complete remastering of the original game with “painstakingly reimagined from the ground up with stunning next-gen graphics”:
In Gears of War: Ultimate Edition, you’ll get the complete remastering of the original game – painstakingly reimagined from the ground up with stunning next-gen graphics, recaptured and rebuilt cinematics, new achievements and modernized gameplay for an even better experience. And don’t forget the new maps, modes and missions, early access to the Gears of War 4 multiplayer beta, new Achievements, improved haptic feedback and an additional difficulty level – it’s a must-have for every Gears fan and part of the greatest games lineup in Xbox history.
The company ahs also confirmed that all the Gear of War titles will be available on Backword Compatibility — which means, if you own these titles on Xbox 360, you will be able to play these games on your Xbox One. Microsoft is expected to reveal more news related to Xbox at Gamescom this week – so stay tuned to our Gamescom coverage page here!
Source: Xbox Wire