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Everything you ever wanted to know about Gears 5 Horde Mode

 

Gears of War is the reason everyone knows what "horde mode" is, and so it's fitting that Gears 5 is placing a pretty heavy emphasis on it. This time around, though, horde mode is going to look a bit different, and we have a new trailer that explains a bit about what's changing for horde mode in the next Gears of War game. Horde mode in Gears 5 is going to push players out from their defence points, forcing them to capture new ground and be more aggressive. This time around, characters are going to feel distinct, as Gears is taking cues from hero shooters like Overwatch in order to give players distinct, understandable roles on a team. body . hawk-widget{--trd-blue:#2f6e91;width:100%;letter-spacing:normal;}. _hawk.

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bg-price{float:right;width:40%;}}Gears 5 has structures called "Taps" on its horde maps, and those structures activate over the course of a a horde run. You'll need to build out your base, or shift your position, in order to gain and maintain control of these taps, which provide buffs if you own them.

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