[Update: Releases August 22] Pre-orders open for Funko Pop skinned Gears of Warfare on Android, iOS
One of the vital common Xbox exclusives within the type of Gears of Warfare is heading to Android and iOS units later this 12 months courtesy of Gears POP!
The title is a collaboration between Microsoft Studios and toymaker Funko Pop! and can characteristic a way more cutesy artwork and character fashion than discovered on the full-fat Gears of Warfare for residence consoles.
[Replace 08/20]: Don’t fear Gears followers, the cutesy Locust-fighting title is now set to be out there on August 22. The official Xbox Twitter account revealed that launch date alongside an official blog post. All you should do is make sure you’re pre-registered to get Gears POP! as quickly because it drops later this week.
Clearly, this launch is timed simply forward of Gears 5, which is ready to be out there in September. For followers of the collection, extra Gears of Warfare is all the time welcome. It’s value noting although that the sport seems to observe the in-app buy mannequin, a tragic frequent trope in fashionable cellular video video games. You’ll be able to pre-register Gears POP! on Android and the iOS App Store now.
Drop the growth in your opponents in Gears POP!
— Xbox ➡️ gamescom 2019 🇩🇪 (@Xbox) August 19, 2019
You’ll have the ability to take management of a ton of common characters together with Common Raam, Marcus Fenix, Augustus Cole, Damon Baird, and what seems to be one more Carmine character. All of those acquainted faces will likely be making their debut on iOS and Android in Funko Pop! fashion somewhat than their extra gritty variations — which means you’ll both like it or hate it.
Whereas this Gears of Warfare title was introduced at E3 2018, a brand new trailer and additional recreation particulars have been shared at E3 2019. The cartoony gameplay appears to be like to have adopted a MOBA rush fashion of gameplay somewhat than the duvet shooter that Gears of Warfare collection is extra well-known for.
Pre-orders have now opened up on the Google Play Retailer for the primary time for the reason that unique announcement. This implies you may register forward of the official launch and be one of many first to provide the Conflict Royale clone a go forward of everybody else.
Given the recognition of the Gears of Warfare franchise and Funko Pop! collectible bobblehead-style toys, we’re certain this will likely be a success when it lastly turns into out there on Android and iOS units later this 12 months. Take a look at the gameplay preview video to get a really feel for this upcoming Gears of Warfare cellular recreation.
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