New Gears of War content announced22 December 2011 09:45:02
Xbox 360 gamers looking for thrilling new challenges in the new year may be tempted by the latest announcement from Microsoft.
The software giant has unveiled the latest expansion pack for the highly-successful Gears of War 3.
Fenix Rising will be available to download from Xbox Live from January 17th.
The third downloadable expansion to the game sees five new multiplayer maps, four new character skins to give players even more customisable options and a new experience system which allows characters to unlock new weapons.
Fenix Rising will cost 800 Microsoft points or can be obtained as part of the Gears of War 3 Season Pass.
Gamers who like the sound of the new content can ensure they take part in the action by purchasing the original game.
Gears of War 3 was one of the standout titles of the past year and its launch week in September saw the title shift more than three million copies.