If you are a fan of Loot Crate, and a fan of the Gears of War franchise, then prepare to have the perfect week. The leading fan-based commerce and community platform, and The Coalition, the studio behind the Gears franchise, announced a limited availability Gears of War 4: Loot Crate Edition. This new fan experience will feature Gears of War items as well as the optional bundle including the standard version of Gears of War 4 game for Xbox One and Windows 10.
This limited edition crate marks the first time Loot Crate subscribers (affectionately called Looters) and Gears of War fans will get a chance to purchase an upcoming game through one of Loot Crate’s limited edition mystery crates. Fans who purchase the Gears of War 4: Loot Crate Edition will receive the crate and their digital copy of the game by the game’s release date, October 11th. The digital copy allows Looters to own the game on both Xbox One and Windows 10 via Xbox Play Anywhere.
“It’s a great honor to be able to tie one of our crates into the upcoming release of an iconic game franchise,” said Wes Citti, Brand Manager for Gaming at Loot Crate. “This is the first time Loot Crate has been able to offer our Looters the chance to pre-order an unreleased game alongside one of our themed monthly crates, expanding the franchise’s universe not only into our Looters’ homes but also their Xbox One and Windows 10 PC.”
Both versions of the crate will feature a 7″ customized replica of the hero’s Lancer as well as other amazing, exclusive products to bring the Gears of War universe to life. Fans can sign up and see the other through the link below. The Gears of War 4: Loot Crate Edition will be available for $74.99 ($120 Value) for the crate and $129.99 ($180 Value) for the crate + game bundle.
A description of Gears of War 4 is below, alongside legal details of pre-ordering the game. (as detailed by Loot Crate)
A new saga begins for one of the most acclaimed video game franchises in history. After narrowly escaping an attack on their village, JD Fenix and his friends, Kait and Del, must rescue the ones they love and discover the source of a monstrous new enemy. Includes pre-order bonus Vintage Del Pack for use in Gears of War 4, featuring a Vintage Del character model, emblem, two Vintage weapon skins and a special Vintage Del bounty. For a limited time, purchase and redeem your copy of Gears of War 4 and get the entire Xbox 360 Gears of War collection for use on Xbox One!
*Pre-order bonus offers available with pre-orders made prior to, or on October 11, 2016, on Xbox Store, Xbox.com, or at participating retailers. The Vintage Del Pack will be unlocked at launch and is playable with Gears of War 4 game. Requires broadband internet to download, and 70-80 GB of hard drive space. Offer not available in Japan or China.