XBOX and The Coalition, developers of the upcoming "Ultimate Edition", as well as "Gears of War 4", announced today that any fans that purchase the game will get the ENTIRE XBOX 360 "Gears of War" series for free, via XBOX One backwards compatibility, set to launch this fall. That includes the original game, "GOW 2", "GOW 3", and "GOW Judgement".
"Gears of War: Ultimate Edition" is a complete reimagining of the original, built from the ground up for the XBOX One, including new modes, new maps, missions, early access to the "Gears 4" multiplayer beta, and a plethora of other features. All "Gears of Wars" games will be playable on the XBOX One Backwards Compatibility program, so you'll be able to take advantage of the awesome features the console overs, such as Snap, screenshots, DVR, and best of all, you can play your friends no matter which XBOX console they're playing. To take advantage of this deal, you must play the game between launch on August 25th through December 31st. And for those lucky few in the XBOX Preview Program, the original "Gears" is available today via backwards compatibility!