We are all on a hype train since the reveal of Gears 5 at E3 but we still don’t know about its release date. But the recent listing of Gears of War: Retrospective book hints that it might release in 2019.
Gears of War: Retrospective book by The Coalition and Microsoft Studios is scheduled to release next year and it’s a visual showcase of the franchise including artwork, characters, concept art, key visuals, 3D renders and many more. It’s surely a must grab for any fan of Gears of War series.
The most interesting thing about the book is its release date which is April 23, 2019. Now, this release date is expected to coincide with Gears 5. This could be a big move by Microsoft to stun the fans and give them something to play on Xbox One while it lasts.
There’s no official confirmation about it yet but with X018 event this weekend, we can expect Microsoft to officially discuss this Gears of War book as well as the release date of Gears 5. Gears 5 can easily steal the show and make all Xbox players happy.
The recent backlash of Diablo Mobile game is also a hint to the developers that they should always keep gamers in mind.
As for the book, here’s what included according to the description:
GEARS OF WAR: RETROSPECTIVE is a visual showcase featuring artwork and imagery spanning the franchise’s history, including character and creature designs, cinematics, concept art, key visuals, 3D renders, and more. Material is drawn from across the GEARS OF WAR franchise and features art from the series’ upcoming entry – GEARS 5.
The book is going to include some exclusive artwork of Gears 5 which is another hint that it might be releasing alongside. Though if you are interested, you can pre-order the book for $49.99 till the game arrives.
Gears 5 is going to be a lot different than ever before. Gameplay and story changes are going to be very innovative as confirmed by The Coalition. The team has learned a lot since Gears of War 4 so they are going to take it to a level further this time without any limits set in mind.