Another Gears Weekend (#GearsWeekend) is upon us and there is lots of fun and XP in store. Not only that, but to coincide with our “Ticker by the Boatload” event, one random commenter on this post will win a Gears of War 3 Wall Clock. Tick Tick Boom!
Also, see below to find out how you can win more prizes if you’re a fan on our Gears of War Facebook page. We’ll also have some extra XP for you and some ammo changes for the shotgun in Horde.
Liam Ashley, AKA Hooligunn will be wrapping up his time in Germany and sending us his Emergence Night roundup. Check out Liam’s Gears of War 3 Act One preview over at the GCON website. Liam promises that the preview is spoiler free. Emergence Night is a unique community event celebrating the official introduction of the Gears franchise to Germany. // Ein einzigartiges Event um die Veröffentlichung des Gears Franchises in Deutschland zu feiern.
If you’re lucky, you might even catch Liam streaming from Twitch TV, formerly Justin TV. http://www.twitch.tv/Gearscon
Twitter: http://twitter.com/emergencenight (@Emergence Night)
English Forum Post: http://forums.epicgames.com/showthread.php?t=810913
German Forum Post: http://forums.xbox.com/de-de/xbox_forum_fr_deutschland/f/50/p/53954/297876.aspx
Gears weekend XP Events
This weekend, we’ll be having “Tickers by the Boatload” in Horde as well as 32 rounds of shotgun ammo to take care of them! The following is our extra XP Schedule leading up to Gears of War 3 Launch.
8-19-2011 9:00 AM EST Through 8-22-2011 9:00 AM EST 5X
8-26-2011 9:00 AM EST Through 8-29-2011 9:00 AM EST 10X
9-2-2011 9:00 AM EST Through 9-5-2011 9:00 AM EST 15X
9-9-2011 9:00 AM EST Through 9-12-2011 9:00 AM EST 20X
9-16-2011 9:00 AM EST Through 9-19-2011 9:00 AM EST 25X
For our fans on Facebook, you have an extra chance to win if you post your picture and let us know what you’re doing Gears related this weekend. Gears Weekend Warriors are highlighted each week in our main Facebook image and also receive a small prize pack. This week’s prize pack is a set of Gears 2 Gold Weapons codes and a Cole Plushie code.
We hope you enjoy your Gears Weekend. Remember that you can also follow the discussion via the #gearsweekend hashtag on Twitter. See you online!