Gears of War: Ultimate Edition Goes Gold, Intro Released

July 24, 2015

Time to start polishing your chainsaw-bayonets – Gears of War: Ultimate Edition has gone gold and is off to manufacturing. To celebrate, Microsoft has released the opening cinematic filled with valiant heroes and some slightly squeamish scenes, but that’s what you came for, right? Watch it below:

If you’ve pre-ordered a digital copy of the game, you can preload it right now to be all set when the Ultimate Edition releases on 28 August. If you’re wanting to hop aboard the preorder train, you can grab both the standard editon and the deluxe version from the Xbox Store.

With the release only a month away, we’ve rounded up some of the tastiest/bloodiest/fist-bumpiest Gears news from the last few weeks for you to check out:

How does the remastered intro stack up to the original? Are you excited about the release next month? Let us know below.