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Gears of War 2: Game of the Year Edition (Microsoft Xbox 360, 2009)

Dead Island: Game of the Year Edition (Microsoft Xbox 360, 2012)

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Learn more about Gears of War 2. (Flash demo) Witness the return of hero Marcus Fenix in Gears of War 2, the next installment in the Gears of War saga. Join him as part of the Delta Squad... More
Learn more about Gears of War 2. (Flash demo) Witness the return of hero Marcus Fenix in Gears of War 2, the next installment in the Gears of War saga. Join him as part of the Delta Squad for a more intense and explosive adventure than ever before. The nightmarish Locust Horde continues to plague and destroy the world. Experience a dramatic story of survival, loss and retribution as you battle for the existence of humankind. Gears of War 2 ratchets up the action to a breathtaking level. The Unreal Engine 3 provides amazing high-definition visuals in this exciting adventure. Improved character lighting and water physics, advanced destructible environments and new weather effects immerse you fully into the sweeping vistas. Experience heart-pounding action complete with nastier enemies, new weapons and bigger vehicles. Discover more new modes, weapons and maps via competitive multiplayer gameplay on Xbox LIVE. Less
A tropical island resort becomes a place of nightmares after a mysterious epidemic turns the majority of inhabitants into bloodthirsty zombies. As one of four playable characters, your goal... More
A tropical island resort becomes a place of nightmares after a mysterious epidemic turns the majority of inhabitants into bloodthirsty zombies. As one of four playable characters, your goal is to complete missions necessary for your survival, which means battling throngs of the undead with a variety of customizable weapons and finding a way off the fictitious island of Banoi.<br><br>Dead Island features an open-world environment in a campaign that supports up to four players for drop-in, drop-out cooperative action. The two male and two female characters have different strengths and weaknesses, which can be offset to a degree by leveling up. Experience points earned in combat can be used to improve a character's attributes and fighting skills.<br><br>When firearms and ammo are in limited supply, you'll be able to engage enemies in hand-to-hand combat with axes, machetes, knives, clubs, and similar edged or bludgeoning weapons that will degrade over time. Explore the island's urban areas, forests, mountain highlands, caves, beaches, and other locales from a first-person perspective, or utilize an over-the-shoulder view for melee combat.<br><br>The "Game of the Year Edition" for Xbox 360 includes new blueprints and weapons, the original Dead Island, and its two main DLC releases: the multiplayer "Bloodbath Arena" and the single-player "Ryder White" campaign. Less
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Genre Shooter • Third-Person Action
Rating M - Mature M - Mature
Platform Microsoft Xbox 360 Microsoft Xbox 360
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Release Year 2009 2012
Control Elements Gamepad/Joystick Gamepad/Joystick
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Brand Microsoft Square Enix
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Gears of War 2: Game of the Year Edition (Microsoft Xbox 360, 2009)
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Another Gear, Another Game

bywalkingd22 Sep 1, 2012
14 Helpfuls 15 Helpfuls Was this review helpful?
Pros Storyline is very fun<br>multiplayer is addivtively fun<br>4 player co op
Cons connection problems prevelant<br>sometimes unbalanced multiplayer
Recommended it? Yes

Gears of war is one of my favorite video game series of all time. The first game gives you a sense of fright and unknown, while this game seems to answer SOME questions. The story line is very good, possibly better then the first. There are more enemies, and instead of just cog tags as... Read full review »

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8/10

bymarzera Mar 21, 2012
14 Helpfuls 15 Helpfuls Was this review helpful?
Pros Intense action.<br>Likeable, if generic, characters.
Cons No real focus on the story.<br>Headshots don't feel truly rewarding.
Recommended it? Yes

Gears of War 2 is a direct sequal to the original Gears of War.  I only say that because there's a few different types of sequels aside from direct sequel. But I digress.

May people dislike the game due to it's cliche story, or even that the game doesn't focus on the story and more on... Read full review »

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