At least that’s what well-known journalist and insider Nick Baker of Xbox Era believes, who this week claimed that a “Master Chief Collection”-style compilation is being prepared for the Gears of War franchise.
“Some time ago I saidthat there’s another Microsoft franchise that’s getting a Master Chief Collection-style compilation, and I believe it will happen this year,” Nick said in a podcast.
He then went on to say that “everyone has already guessed” before adding, “If you jump from November 2021 to November 2022 and look at Microsoft’s release of big games, it could be Halo, Gears, Forza”, confirming that the compilation. rumored to be from the Gears of War franchise
Halo: The Master Chief Collection is a collection of Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary, Halo 2: Anniversary, Halo 3, and Halo 4 games that was released for Xbox One in 2014. The collection includes improved graphics and all multiplayer maps from all four games, as well as two additional campaigns, Halo 3 ODST and Halo Reach. Although the game was praised for visual and audio improvements to classic games and a huge amount of content, The Master Chief Collection faced massive matchmaking issues that required years of post-release support.
Four third-person shooters Gears of War, Gears of War 1-3, as well as Gears of War: Judgment, a spin-off prequel featuring some side characters from the main franchise, were released on the Xbox 360. Gears of War: Ultimate Edition, which is a remaster of the first game, was released for Xbox One in August 2015. The Coalition’s latest Gears of War game, Gears 5, was released on Xbox One and PC in 2019.