Splash Damage Blog

Gears of War: Ultimate Edition out now!

Joy and revelry can be heard across the studio today as we celebrate the launch of Gears of War: Ultimate Edition in North America, the Americas, and Asian-Pacific countries! Based in Europe? The launch date for you is just around the corner on the 28th.

Friday Splashdown – Anticheat, Mad World & More!

This week’s been no less mad, Splash fans. Gears of War: Ultimate Edition is about to kick down the launch door, Dirty Bomb has a fresh Update, and we’ve been glamming it up outside the office. Check it out!

Dirty Bomb Presents... Fine Tuning - August Update

It's time for another Fine Tuning Update! No Mercs or Maps with this one, instead we're giving you a plethora of balance changes and fixes, including one major addition we know you've been waiting for...

Friday Splashdown - Free Cases, GoW Art and more!

What's been happening in the land of Splash this week? Free Elite Cases in Dirty Bomb, Ed getting his Aus on, sneak peeks at Gears of War: Ultimate Edition's environments, and more besides. Read on!

Gears of War Gamescom Impressions

Gears of War: Ultimate Edition is coming out in less than two weeks! Some lucky members of the press got a first play of the campaign mode at last week’s Gamescom - we’ve collected up a few of their experiences right here:

The Splash Damage Friday Splashdown

This week has been a busy one for us at Splash Towers. With a new update hitting Dirty Bomb and some epic Gears of War: Ultimate Edition announcements just before the doors of Gamescom were opened, the Internet has been buzzing with excitement.

Dirty Bomb Presents... The Redeye Update

Another update, another Merc! Redeye is making his way into the game, leaving a cloud of smoke in his wake and we've also got a number of other tweaks and additions for you with this update. Read on for all the details!

Dirty Bomb: Free Merc Weekend Event

All of Dirty Bomb’s Mercenaries are biting the bullet and working pro bono from Friday to Sunday, each convinced that you’ll consider them with your credits after you’ve had a taste.

Every day, from July 31st through August 2nd, eight of our twelve purchasable Mercs will be in rotation, the specific Mercs changing up each day!

For the full rundown of who will be available and when, check it out here!

Gears of War: Ultimate Edition Goes Gold, Intro Released

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? Check it out below, and read on for a round-up of other Gears-y news.

Dirty Bomb Bugs and Balance Housekeeping Update

The latest update is live and ready to go in Dirty Bomb!

There isn't any new faces joining our current crack squad of Mercs this time, but in place of even more mayhem, we have taken some time to give some loving care and attention to features already in game. This includes tweaks to balance for Mercs, weapons, augments and abilities, an updated UI and upgrades to the mission system.

For the full rundown of the latest patch, check it out on the forum here!