The launch trailer for Gears of War 4 is officially here , and it’s included quite a bit of unseen footage. It features a returning John DiMaggio as Marcus Fenix.
Mech suits, which were initially introduced in 2011’s Gears of War 3, are back and these look like they might be better than ever, especially considering the scale of some of the new monsters. It also has motorcycles, and brings in a new female protagonist named Kait, alongside Marcus’s son J.D Phoenix
The trailer begins by showing a postwar human community on Sera. Marcus begins a narration explaining that it’s been 25 years since the events of the last game. The relative security of the start scene doesn’t stay intact for long. A new Locust-like species is terrorizing humanity, forcing a new generation to team up. It remains to be seen what kind of role former protagonist Marcus Fenix will play. It will be interesting to see how the dynamics , and the story of the game pan out , however the trailer shows quite a lot of promise.
It is interesting to see whether the latest Gears Of War lives up to the success of its predecessors. What did you guys make of the trailer? Be sure to let us know in the comments section below.
Gears of War 4 will come out on PC and Xbox One on October 11th.