The original is in the process of being remastered for release on , reports.
Epic Games’ 2006 third-person shooter is being improved with enhanced visuals and cutscenes, the latter of which are in the works at visual effects studio Plastic Wax, which GameSpot back in 2013. Similarly, ‘s reworked cutscenes in were by Blur Studio.
Epic is no longer involved with Gears, having last year. Black Tusk Studios is now in charge of the series, and is at work on both the remaster and the .
Microsoft seemingly of the first three Gears of War games when Xbox boss Phil Spencer retweeted a message about something called “The Marcus Fenix Collection” last year. Spencer later said this was simply a , and Black Tusk producer Rod Fergusson reiterated this last month when he said
That still appears to technically be true, with just the first Gears game being remastered. This was potentially meant to be part of Microsoft’s E3 showing; Fergusson teased that something would be coming in June, and we know the publisher plans on .
GameSpot has contacted Microsoft for comment and will report back with anything we learn.