Microsoft has announced that gamers purchasing the Xbox One remastered edition of Gears of War: Ultimate Edition will also receive access the all four of the previous entries in the series on Xbox 360. Also accompanying this is news that all 4 will be playable on the Xbox One via backwards compatibility.
Gears of War will be available later today, with the remaining 3 promised for this fall.
The offer is said to be running for a limited time, with Xbox.com stating “By playing Gears of War: Ultimate Edition on Xbox Live from Aug. 25 through Dec. 31, 2015.”
Pre-ordering will also grant gamers access to the beta for Gears of War 4.
Gears of War: Ultimate Edition releases on Xbox One in North America on August 25th and the U.K. on the 28th.