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A video overview of Gears of War (TM): The Board Game
Gears of War: The Board Game | Published 28 July 2011

For a time, the humans of Sera knew peace... then Emergence Day came. The Locust horde arrived without warning, and countless horrors spilled forth from their underground burrows. The Coalition of Ordered Governments (COG) struggled to fend off the subterranean threat, but their defenses were quickly crushed. With billions dead, humans turned their weapons of mass destruction on their own cities to deny the enemy control. Now the long struggle against overwhelming odds approaches one final, desperate stand.

A video overview of Gears of War™: The Board Game is now available on our support page! Check it out, then join us at Gen Con 2011, where you can be among the first to demo Corey Konieczka’s latest design.


Click the image above to view the video. You can also view it
on YouTube and the Fantasy Flight Media Player.

Keep watching for more on Gears of War: The Board Game, and look for it on store shelves later this quarter!

Gears of War: The Board Game, designed by Corey Konieczka, is based on the wildly popular third-person shooter by Epic Games. One to four players take on the roles of COG soldiers cooperating to destroy the Locust horde, and must work together to complete missions against an ingeniously challenging and varied game system.

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drmabuse00
Published: 7/30/2011 12:22:10 PM
#12

Hey FFG there's is a spelling mistake at 1:13 of the video, the card on the left handside states, "Toika Heavy MG" but it should be "Troika..."

S.A.Harris
Published: 7/29/2011 11:13:26 AM
#11

 Looks good. 

I also have to say that FFG's video previews are getting better all the time. Nice job guys.

Darksyde
Published: 7/29/2011 3:24:46 AM
#10

 Interesting. Too bad we couldn't have seen a revamp of Space Hulk like this.

FragMaster
Published: 7/29/2011 3:16:10 AM
#9

Really interesting. Now for the manual...  :)

Darkman
Published: 7/29/2011 3:11:15 AM
#8

 DOOM on steriods and without a monster player. Looks interesting

ClockworkHorror
Published: 7/28/2011 10:41:43 PM
#7

 Definite day 1 buy!:)

Bathrobe Jedi
Published: 7/28/2011 9:31:13 PM
#6

I like the cover mechanic.

I wonder how they simulate the lag.

traderghost
Published: 7/28/2011 9:14:10 PM
#5

Yiippee! Must get!

ejacobs
Published: 7/28/2011 6:36:34 PM
#4

Looking good! 

Frog
Published: 7/28/2011 5:35:14 PM
#3

Looks really good.  I love DOOM, but this looks much better!  Glad it has dice combat!

Doomday
Published: 7/28/2011 4:50:13 PM
#2

yes !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  

tombrun
Published: 7/28/2011 4:31:09 PM
#1

Wow! This game looks extremely fun! It's Descent without an overlord or Arkham Horror without...something... :-)

 

Anyway...this is a must-have for me. Any release date yet?

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