HQ NETWORKXbox One | Xbox | InstallerDeluxe.Com 1,853 HQ Network UsersHQ Network: 1,853 | Members OnlineGuests: 794 |Guests OnlineMembers: 7

  Active Topics  | Achievements  | Cheats  | Downloads  | Feedback  | Forums  | Games  | Hardware  | My Profile  | News  | Reviews  | Tutorials  | Leaderboards  | Videos

Megadeth, Gears of War Partnership Confirms Release Dat..

Catch up on everything Xbox including the latest Gaming News, Release Dates, DLC, Xbox Live and Modding..

Browse All News |  Write for Us |  Most Popular |  Browsing: 26 SEARCH XBOX NEWS:      

Megadeth, Gears of War Partnership Confirms Release Date?

Megadeth, Gears of War Partnership Confirms Release Date?
Published by patto on Monday, July 24, 2006

The release date of Gears of War, the first game developed by Epic Games exclusively for Microsoft Game Studios and the Xbox 360, has been a hot topic after E3 2006. First, we found out that the official Xbox web site has it listed as an October 2, 2006 release, confirming the same release date online retailers had for the game. Then, Xbox.com changed the release date to a "TBD" (to be determined) status.

But today, a partnership between Microsoft Game Studios and thrash metal band Megadeth indirectly reconfirms an October release date. A press release states:

Look for the tour--the brainchild of MEGADETH frontman DAVE MUSTAINE --to launch in the Northeast and to work its way through 25 major markets before wrapping in mid-October, with Xbox's "Gears of War" sponsoring the trek.


As if that sentence wasn't enough proof that the game could be launching in October, another paragraph of the press release quotes Craig Davison, Director of Global Games Marketing for Xbox, talking about the partnership:

"We're totally jazzed about the partnership between Gigantour 2006 and our forthcoming Xbox 360 blockbuster, Gears of War ! Partnering a music extravaganza like GIGANTOUR with the launch of a mega-hit game like Gears of War captures the excitement around two awesome happenings for fans of music and video games!"

This latest quote also confirms that the game could be launching around mid-October since that's when the GIGANTOUR ends; so probably the October 2, 2006 release that has been floating around is actually accurate.

Stay tuned, we'll have more on Gears of War's release date as it develops.

News-Source: www.teamxbox.com

( Subscribe via )

Rate this Article

Average Score: 0 | Votes: 0



  

 Printer Friendly Printer Friendly  Send to a Friend Send to a Friend

Latest Xbox 360 News

Xbox 360 NewsThe July 2019 Xbox System Update is rolling out now
The July 2019 Xbox Update is now rolling out worldwide for all Xbox Users. This month's update includes a new way to interact with Xbox Game Pass, additional countries for the Xbox Skill for Alexa, an..

FIA European Truck Racing launches tomorrow on ..

The Surge 2 XBOX ONE Digital Pre-order And Pre-..

CODE VEIN Xbox Digital Pre-order And Pre-downlo..

GRID digital pre-order and pre-download now ava..

Xbox 360 News | Submit News

Xbox 360 News Archive


   Monday, July 01
 Xbox Games with Gold for July 2019
 NHL 20 Xbox One Digital Pre-order And Pre-dow

   Friday, June 28
 Xbox360FIFA 20 Xbox Digital Pre-order Is Available N

   Tuesday, June 25
 Xbox360GEARS 5 XBOX Digital Pre-order Available Now

   Monday, June 24
 Xbox360 E3 2019: Gears 5, Halo Infinite, Xbox Projec

   Thursday, June 20
 Xbox360FORTNITE: Battle Royale Special Edition Xbox

   Wednesday, June 19
 Xbox360DOOM Eternal is now available for digital pre
 Blair Witch is now available for digital pre-

   Tuesday, June 18
 Xbox360Cyberpunk 2077 Xbox Digital Pre-order Availab
 New Xbox Elite Series 2 Wireless Controller n
 PlayStation 5: Expert gives hope for low pric

   Monday, June 10
 Xbox360Battlefield 5 'Defying The Odds' DLC Launches
 How Xbox online games make students more acti
 Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2019 Arrives Octo
 Top Xbox games mostly played by students

   Friday, June 07
 Xbox360Xbox Games With Gold For June 2019

   Thursday, June 06
 Xbox360GRID Announced for Xbox One, PS4 and Windows

   Wednesday, June 05
 Xbox360Bloodstained Ritual Of The Night Xbox Digital

   Tuesday, June 04
 Xbox360Ghostbusters HD Remaster Announced for Xbox O

   Monday, June 03
 Xbox360'Layers of Fear 2' is out now on Xbox

   Thursday, May 30
 Xbox360F1 2019 launches June 28th on Xbox One, PlayS

   Monday, May 27
 Xbox360Project xCloud - More For Gamers And Develope

   Friday, May 24
 Xbox360MotoGP 19 digital pre-order now available for

   Thursday, May 23
 Xbox360Monster Hunter World Iceborne DLC Releases in

   Wednesday, May 22
 Xbox360Xbox Going Big with Halo Infinite at E3 2019

   Friday, May 17
 Xbox360LEGO DC Super-Villains: Young Justice DLC Is
 Dragon's Lair Trilogy Xbox Digital Pre-order

   Thursday, May 16
 Xbox360The Ten best browser games in the world

   Wednesday, May 15
 Xbox360Ghost Recon Breakpoint Release Date and Digit

   Saturday, May 11
 Xbox360War Thunder announces upcoming release of the

See All Xbox 360 News | Xbox 360 News Archive

HQ Network Affiliates

Xbox One Games
MrModChips.Co.Uk
Xbox360RepairService
GamerBolt.Com
Play-Asia.Com
GameSpot.Com
TeamXbox.Com
Xbox360.Ign.Com
Xbox360.Com
wikixbox360.com
Video Game Consoles
Llamma.Com
Xbox 360 Cheats
Xbox Cheats
Game Bullets
Xbox 360 Maniac
PSPGo.Ws
Xbox One Forums
GetSweatyGaming.Com
360 Cheats
EasyXbox360Achievements
ConsoleWizard.Co.Uk
GamerSuggestions.Com
Xbox 360 Cheats
360FriendSpot.Com
Video Codecs
GameWinners.Com
XboxExclusive.Com
TheXboxExpert.Com
Get 360 Achievements
OrigenXbox360.Com
GameGrep.Com
City14.Com
HD wallpapers
View All HQ Affiliates