Gears of War 5 has been announced at Microsoft’s E3 press conference following two very unusual spin-off games. Oh, and it’s not Gears of War 5, but just Gears 5, because three word titles are so 2016.
Players will be stepping into the shoes of Kait Diaz, a character returning from Gears 4. The tone of the game is predictably hopeless and downbeat when it’s not shooting things, and even the logo seems damaged before it shatters and the title of the game appears.
Gears 5 is expected to release next year, and here’s the cinematic trailer