Gears Pop! is available to download right now on Android, iOS, and Window 10 PC for free. You can now take Locust hunting on the go with this cutesy Gears of War spin-off.
The official Gears Twitter account shared the news, along with a brief announcement video of gameplay and squad assembly. In Gears Pop, you will build your team from an assortment of Pop Vinyl-styled Gears characters like Kait and Marcus, challenge players around the world, defend against the Horde in co-op, and more.
Play Gears on the go with @GearsPOP!, available for download now on iOS, Android and Windows 10 PC!
Get a friend in on the action and create a Crew to take on the newly revealed Horde mode! pic.twitter.com/wUUKI9CXky
— Gears of War (@GearsofWar) August 22, 2019
Gears Pop was announced at Microsoft’s E3 2018 presentation. The game is described as a “mobile Gears experience with an official Funko Pop twist” and comes just two weeks ahead of Gears 5, which is slated to launch on Windows 10 PC and Xbox One on September 10.
In other Gears news, developer The Coalition unveiled a new Gears 5 campaign trailer at Gamescom 2019. Game director Rod Fergusson stood next to show host Geoff Keighley during the Opening Night Live presentation, where Fergusson showcased the new trailer featuring NIN’s Head Like a Hole. Fergusson later stuck around to talk about the new ultimate abilities in Horde mode and more.