The story of “Gears of War” thrusts gamers into a deep and harrowing battle for survival against the Locust Horde, a nightmarish race of creatures that surfaced from the bowels of the planet. Players live and breathe the role of Marcus Fenix. A disgraced former war hero, Marcus seeks personal redemption as he leads his fire team against an onslaught of merciless warriors from below. Re-geared for a new generation The landmark original Gears of War returns, stunningly remastered and modernized for Xbox One. The game that launched a thousand locust hordes This is the shooter that defined the first generation of HD games, and now it's back and better than ever with new content including five campaign chapters never released on console. Now in stunning 1080P Completely rebuilt from the ground up in full 1080P and 60 frames per second. Lighting, environments, characters, and cinematic scenes have been beautifully recreated. Fight together, live together Newly added multiplayer modes include Team Death Match, King of the Kill and a special 2v2 mode designed by the Gears of War community.