Today should be an exciting day for Xbox fans looking to see the next Gears of War game. In fact, the multiplayer Gears 5 Versus Technological Test starts today on Xbox One and Windows 10, and you still have time to download the compilation before the 10 am PDT release.
The technology test will be open to all Xbox games Pass members, as well as the people who pre-ordered the game. Five different modes will be available, including a new training mode called Boot Camp:
Starting at 10 a.m. PDT today, COG applicants can sign up for the Boot Camp training mode and then jump directly to Arcade, The new type of game designed for more – the best fun where the characters become heroes with their own unique skills, styles and game styles. Gears veterans will want to see the King of the fans' favorite hill, the updated version of the competitive Escalation game and a mini-Tour of Duty, a series of challenges that provide the exclusive Tech Test benefits that will be transferred to Gears 5. No matter how familiar you are with Gears, Gears 5 offers a type of game for you.
This first technical test will be held until July 22 at 10 am PDT, but there will be a second session next week from July 26 at 10 am PDT through 29 July at 10 a.m. PDT. If you plan to play on PC this weekend, you can find the minimum and recommended specifications below.
Gears 5 will be launched globally on September 3, and will be the first AAA game to be launched from Xbox Game Studios this year. Gears of War is one of the most important video game franchises of Microsoft, along with Halo, Forza and Minecraft, but Gears 5 will have to compete with Borderlands 3, one of the most anticipated games of the year to be launched on September 13 .
If you already have your Xbox Game Pass or Gears 5 pre-order membership, you can download the Xbox Game Pass and Steam content (for the first time for the franchise) on the day of release. the Gears 5 Tech Test below. The store listing indicates a download size of 12.42 GB, which should be quite reasonable for those of you with slow Internet connections.
Developer: Xbox Game Studios
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