8th June 2011 - Designed by Microsoft and Epic games, this limited edition Xbox 360 console commemorates the spectacular story conclusion to one of the most celebrated trilogies in videogame history. Inspired by the blockbuster Xbox 360 franchise, the Xbox 360 limited edition “Gears of War 3” Bundle includes an exclusive red and black console design with two custom-designed Xbox 360 wireless controllers, a 320GB hard drive and built-in Wi-Fi connection for easier access to the world of entertainment on Xbox LIVE. The console will be available for AUD $549 RRP and at your favorite retailers beginning September 20, 2011.
The package also includes a standard copy of “Gears of War 3,” a wired headset, plus a download token for bonus game content including the Infected Omen Weapon Pack and the Adam Fenix character for use in multiplayer. The Infected Omen Weapon Pack gives fan the infected omen skin for use on the five starting weapons: Lancer, Retro Lancer, Hammerburst, Gransher, and Sawed-Off Shotgun. Also, the power and eject buttons have been customized with unique sounds from the “Gears of War” universe.
Truly a collector’s item for Xbox 360 and “Gears of War” fans, the console is an incredible value with more storage than any other Xbox 360 console, and includes two customized limited edition wireless controllers. Customers can also purchase the customized Limited Edition “Gears of War 3” wireless controller separately for $89.95 RRP.
"Gears of War 3" Wireless Controller
This August, Xbox 360 enthusiasts can download exclusive bonus premium content from the new “Gears of War 3” limited edition controller. Designed by Microsoft and Epic Games, the controller has “Gears of War 3” packaging and graphics, and will include a premium transforming D-Pad along with exclusive downloadable content. The Xbox 360 “Gears of War 3” wireless controller will be available for AUD $89.95 RRP and will ship to retailers worldwide beginning August 11, 2011.
The custom controller puts the fate of the Delta Squad in your hands. Emblazoned with the Infected Omen symbol, the controller comes with five downloadable in-game weapon skins for the starting weapons (Lancer, Retro Lancer, Hammerburst, Sawed-Off Shotgun and Gnasher). and matches the “Gears of War 3” special edition console. With the new transforming D-Pad and the “Gears of War 3” custom top-case, the controller delivers the one of the best experiences on the market.
The controller runs on two AA batteries, and is compatible with the Microsoft Play and Charge kit, sold separately. The limited edition controller can be found at Xbox.com and at your favorite retailers worldwide.
For more information on the Xbox 360 “Gears of War 3” limited edition bundle or wireless controller please visit www.xbox.com.