Gears Tactics, the Gears of War strategy spinoff for PC, will be released on April 28, 2020, Microsoft announced during The Game Awards.The release date was revealed as part of the Gears strategy game's first public appearance since it was announced at E3 2018. Alongside the release date, the trailer featured new Gears Tactics gameplay and revealed it will feature a "40+" hour campaign. Check it out:The strategy game is set 12 years before the events of the first Gears of War and comes complete with its own story, customizable squad, and boss battles.Gears Tactics was originally announced as a PC-only release. However, The Coalition's Rod Fergusson has since revealed it will also be released on Xbox. The most recent release in the franchise, Gears 5, earned a glowing review from IGN on the back of its impressive campaign, compelling story, and jam-packed multiplayer suite.
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