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Gears 5 had Over Three Million Players in its First Week

Gears 5 has been the most successful Xbox Games Studios title ever in terms of first-week performance for this generation. Over three million players got hands-on with the game in its debut week.

Posted 6 days ago by Sean Carey, 49 comments

Gears 5 Progression Related Achievement Fix is Coming

A fix related to progression for Campaign progress, collectables and their related achievements for Gears 5 is currently rolling out as tweeted by The Coalition.

Posted 11 days ago by Sean Carey, 58 comments

Gears 5 Kait Diaz Limited Edition Controller is Currently $10 Off in the US

As we have been hunting down Gears 5 achievements over the weekend we can't help but be jealous of those who have already nabbed a Kait Limited Edition Controller, one of our favourite limited edition designs so far.

Posted 13 days ago by Sam Quirke, 11 comments

Gears 5 Early Access Players Will Be Getting Compensation for the Weekend's Server Issues

Many TrueAchievements players picked up Xbox Game Pass Ultimate so they could start ticking off those Gears 5 achievements ahead of the pack – only to find that the game's overwhelmed servers were unable to keep up.

Posted 13 days ago by Sam Quirke, 86 comments

First Impressions: Gears 5 Looks Fantastic but Feels Off

Gears 5 is a good entry into the Gears of War series, but the game is lacking in a few key areas. Sound design and no feeling of weight behind the characters when it comes to melee combat stops Gears 5 from being great.

Posted 14 days ago by Sean Carey, 63 comments

The Coalition Rolls out Patch that Supposedly Fixed Achievements

A patch has been launched that fixes progression relating to multiplayer that should fix some achievements that aren't being unlocked by some players. However, achievements relating to the campaign still seemed to be bugged.

Posted 14 days ago by Sean Carey, 116 comments

Gears 5 Connection Issues: The Coalition Prioritises Connectivity Bugs

The fifth instalment of The Coalition's beloved shooter series has just launched for Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, which means plenty of us have jumped straight in to start stomping through those 68 Gears 5 achievements.

Posted 17 days ago by Sam Quirke, 109 comments

Gears 5 Now Available for Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Subscribers

Gears 5 Ultimate Edition is now available for those who have pre-ordered a copy of the game to own, or to those who have subscribed to Xbox Game Pass Ultimate.

Posted 17 days ago by Sam Quirke, 32 comments

Our Gears 5 Stream has Been Delayed Until Tomorrow

Sorry everyone, the inescapable enemy that is Technical Problems has struck again & we've had to push the Gears 5 stream to tomorrow. It'll still begin 4pm UK time, & we're still giving away 3 months of Game Pass Ultimate!

Posted 18 days ago by Heidi Nicholas, 10 comments

Gears 5 Multiplayer Will Get Free Characters, Maps & Features Every Three Months

Gears 5 will be getting free multiplayer content every three months thanks to 'Operations'. In each Operation period, there is a Tour of Duty progression system similar to that of Fortnites Battle Pass.

Posted 18 days ago by Sean Carey, 21 comments