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You Can Basically Clone Your Fallen Gears Tactics Troops

You Can Basically Clone Your Fallen Gears Tactics Troops

Gears Tactics, like many strategy games, has a permadeath feature. The three main characters—Gabe, Sid, and Mikayla—are classified as plot-essential Heroes. (Players who pre-ordered the game received a fourth Hero, Augustus “Cole Train” Cole, the popular franchise mainstay.) If any of them die, you get a game over and start…

Gears Tactics: The Kotaku Review

Gears Tactics: The Kotaku Review

When Gears Tactics was first announced back at E3 2018, which feels like 10 years ago, I was excited. I had never thought about it until then, but Gears of War seemed like a perfect fit for a turn-based strategy game, similar to XCOM. It turns out I was right…