Gears 5 made it's Next Gen debut last week, as a brand new update was released in order to optimise the title for the Series X|S.
And now the multiplayer suite is back, and it is joined by the largest operation to date!
Operation 5: Hollow Storm
The latest update brings Operation 5: Hollow Storm to Gears 5, and it's a big one!
Gears 5 multiplayer has returned, and it's back with a bang!
Multiplayer now supports 120 fps in its versus multiplayer mode on both the Series X and the Series S.
The premium console will also see a huge increase in its graphics, as the tile now supports 4k Ultra resolution thanks to the new Ultra-HD pack and the Ultra-Spec graphics quality.
The themed update will throw fans back into battles of years gone by as Gears of War 2 and Gears of War 3 favourites Dizzy Wallin and Skorge return.
There is also the addition of Nexus - an Imulsion-themed map - as well as the return of an absolute classic weapon, the Scorcher!
Yes, you heard that right. There will be five new maps heading to Gears 5 as part of this massive update.
- Gridlock - Gears of War Return
- Clocktower - Gears of War Return
- River - Gears of War 2 Return
So whether you fancy jumping into a brand new Gears 5 map or if you fancy reminiscing on some old classics, there is something for you in this latest update.
Speaking of throwbacks, there are seven 'new' characters heading to Gears 5 as part of this update.
Gears of War 2 favourites Dizzy Wallin, Tai Kaliso and Skorge return, whilst Anya Stroud, Lambent Drone, Lambent Grenadier and Lambent Theron Guard all make their way across from Gears of War 3.