Gears Tactics is the fast-paced, turn-based strategy game set 12 years before the first Gears of War. Cities on the planet Sera are beginning to fall to the monstrous threat rising from underground – the Locust Horde. With the government in disarray, a squad of survivors emerge as humanity's last hope. Play as Gabe Diaz, recruiting, equipping and commanding your squads on a desperate mission to hunt down the relentless and powerful leader of the Locust army: Ukkon, the evil mastermind who makes monsters. Against all odds and fighting for survival, outsmart your enemy in uniquely brutal, turn-based tactical combat. Experience the intensity of one of the most-acclaimed video game sagas in an exciting new way.
Immersive and character-driven story
Play as the defiant soldier Gabe Diaz, rescuing and building your troops in a journey of leadership, survival and sacrifice.
Customizable squad and equipment
Prepare your troops to face tough enemies, upgrading their skills and outfitting them with loot collected in challenging missions.
Command your squad in fast paced, turn-based battles, advancing and surviving intense and visceral encounters with the unstoppable, swarming enemy.
Massive boss battles
Defeat towering deadly bosses that defy your strategies and completely change the scale of the battle.
30 estimated hours of gameplay for basic completion of the story mode. Upon completion, Veteran mode is unlocked, adding increased difficulty and mission modifiers that spice up the gameplay loop for subsequent playthroughs.
Gears of War
Turn Based Strategy
Xbox One/Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S
Series X Optimized