To celebrate the upcoming launch of Gears of War 4 on October 11 (or October 7 for fans who purchased Gears of War 4: Ultimate Edition!), we’re inviting fans around the world to join the festivities by tuning into Gears of War 4 Live, a live broadcast that begins today, October 5, at 3 PM PT (10 PM UTC). The livestream will be broadcast on Xbox One, Xbox 360, Xbox.com, YouTube, Twitch, Facebook and Beam.
Hosted by Paul Scheer (The League, Children’s Hospital), Jessica Chobot (Nerdist News), Larry Hryb (Xbox Live’s Major Nelson), Scott Robison (Mr. Sark), and Justine Ezarik (iJustine)the broadcast will feature interviews with the game’s creators, including The Coalition Studio Head Rod Fergusson, as well as behind-the-scenes featurettes, a voice actors’ roundtable, exclusive gameplay, and the reveal of hip-hop phenoms Run the Jewels’ in-game multiplayer characters.
90 Codes in 90 Minutes!
What’s more, the crew will be giving away 90 digital copies of the Gears of War 4: Ultimate Edition during the 90-minute broadcast, allowing winners to play four days before the game’s worldwide launch on October 11.
Following the Gears of War 4 Live broadcast, fans can check out a special 90-minute “post-show” livestream on all the channels that carried the broadcast, including Twitch. The post-show program will feature creator commentary, live gameplay, and an eSports exhibition.
Fans have one day left to pre-order Gears of War 4: Ultimate Edition from their local retailer, including Microsoft Stores and microsoftstore.com, to receive 4-day early access to the game, the “Brothers to the End” Elite Gear Pack — featuring unique character skins Old Man Marcus, Zombie Dom, and Tomorrow Anya — plus the entire Xbox 360 Gears of War collection for Xbox One at no additional cost.