It's time for gory execution kills! Except for this time, you must think about it and plan accordingly. Gears Tactics is the turn-based prequel set 12 years before the first Gears of War. You play as Gabe Diaz, a budding leader intent on not only surviving but building an army of increasingly swarming troops. Employ strategies and customize your squad and equipment in order to face off against the enemy and survive intense encounters. Take on large towering bosses that force you to rethink your strategies in an effort to take them down. Just because it's turn-based doesn't mean things won't get nasty. Time to rev up that chainsaw bayonet.
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, developing and commanding your squads on a desperate mission to hunt down the relentless and powerful leader of the Locust army: Ukkon, the mastermind monster 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.