March 21, 2013 3:15 PM | By Matt Wales, MSN Tech & Gadgets
Gears of War: Judgment review

Explosive cover shooter returns to Xbox 360

Gears of War: Judgment (© Microsoft)
Previous1 of 11Next
Share this Gallery

What is it? Gears of War returns for more intense cover-based shooting action, with a furiously paced main campaign and brand-new multiplayer modes.

What’s it on? Xbox 360

When’s it out? March 22

Let’s be honest, Gears of War does one thing and it does it very well: shooting things in the face. Previous series entries have, admittedly, tried to shake things up with sprawling (and largely stupid) storylines and staggering set-piece moments but that frenzied blasting core has always been the series’ major draw. So it kind of makes sense to see Gears of War: Judgment, the latest entry in the mega-popular third-person shooter franchise, taking an entirely reductionist approach.

It strips away the fat and, unapologetically, brings the shooting to the fore - but is that enough to carry the action for the duration of a fourth Gears of War game? Click on through the review to find out...

Image Search for Explosive cover shooter returns to Xbox 360 on Bing
Previous 1 of 1 Next
See more results results by

Latest tech videos

Vote Now

How quick are you to adopt new technologies?

Thanks for being one of the first people to vote. Results will be available soon. Check for results

    5 %
    I'm a tech-head — first in line to buy the latest and greatest.
    635 votes
    38 %
    I'll typically wait for the first wave to pass and the bugs fixed before diving in.
    5,320 votes
    40 %
    If it ain't broke, don't fix it. I hang on to my tech goodies for good reason.
    5,466 votes
    17 %
    I'm still using a VCR and my late '90s flip phone.
    2,406 votes

Total Responses: 13,827
Not scientifically valid. Results are updated every minute.

Recently recommended stories