Printed on March 1, 2021
Gears 5 will start its sixth season of content material tomorrow, March 2 with new characters, a brand new map, and a few modifications for multiplayer.
The sixth season, merely titled Operation 6, will add three new playable characters out there for multiplayer with Colonel Victor Hoffman, Queen Reyna, and Locust Zealot. Skins for these characters can both be earned within the new Tour of Obligation, purchased from the in-game retailer, or bought in a bundle alongside different cosmetics and enhance for $14.99.
The brand new map might be a remake of Speyer, which was first launched in Gears of Struggle 4. Gears 5 developer The Coalition introduced final week that it will likely be shortening the size of operations from 16 weeks to 11 weeks, and every operation may have “at the very least one map and two new characters” at launch and in the midst of the operation.
Aggressive multiplayer will obtain a brand new mode tomorrow referred to as Management, which performs equally to King of the Hill however should keep contained in the ring to achieve management and rating factors. Horde mode additionally receives a twist with the Escape from Kadar playlist, consisting of 10 waves of returning Locust enemies armed with Retro Lancers and pipes.
Operation 6 may also deliver different modifications listed within the official patch notes when it launches tomorrow in Gears 5 throughout Xbox One, Xbox Collection X|S, and PC.