Gears of War 3 DLC releasing November 1; priced at 800MSP
Gears of War 3 will be receiving its first expansion, entitled the ‘Horde Command Pack addon’, on November 1. The Pack will include 3 new maps, 3 new playable characters and 2 new weapon skins, and there will be 250 gamerscore of achievements up for grabs. Also included are four new fortification and armor upgrades. The pack will sell for 800MSP, but those gamers who bought the season pass will automatically download the addon for free.
The three new maps can be played in Beast and Horde mode, as well as in private Versus matches and include: Rustlung – action takes place on a decommissioned battleship; Blood Drive – based in the Jacinto Medical Plaza; and Azura – where an island resort plays host to the action.
Bernie, Onyx Guard and Big Rig Dizzy are the new characters on offer, and the new upgrades include a Decoy upgrade, a Sentry upgrade, a Siverback Upgrade and a Command Centre. The weapons skins are entitled “Team Plasma” and “Jungle Camo.”