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Microsoft announces special Xbox One S bundle with Gears of War 4
Fri, 15th Jul 2016
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The new Xbox One S console is getting a special Gears of War 4 bundle later this year. A great package for those wanting a slimmer console. The new Xbox One S Gears of War 4 bundle will cost $NZD699 in New Zealand. Not only do you get the console and game, but a special controller has been added too.  Here's a rundown on what it has: 

  • All-new Xbox Wireless Controller – Gears of War 4 Crimson Omen Limited Edition, featuring a textured grip for enhanced comfort; our most reliable wireless signal ever, with up to two times the wireless range compared to previous controllers when used with Xbox One S; and Bluetooth radio, giving you an easy wireless connection to your Windows 10 PCs and tablets
  • 4K Ultra HD video and Blu-ray player, custom system sounds, and a vertical stand
  • High Dynamic Range support for video and games
  • Full game download of Gears of War 4: Ultimate Edition for both Xbox One and Windows 10 (featuring cross-play support in all co-op modes). 
  • Early access to the game on Oct. 7
  • Gears of War 4 Season Pass, featuring the exclusive Vintage VIP Pack, permanent access to future multiplayer maps for private games, six additional Gear Packs including the Vintage JD Gear Pack, early previews to upcoming modes, and much more. 

No release date has been announced, but the bundle should be out this October.