Xbox 360

Microsoft tries to outdo the excellent "Mad World" ad of Gears of War with this new video done by the same team. Gears of War 2 will be released in 2 weeks.
Update: 720p version added.

TheFuriousOne
TheFuriousOne
Commented on 2008-10-24 17:58:16
Thats such a good ad! More like this please!
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Sly_Marbo135
Sly_Marbo135
Commented on 2008-10-24 17:58:16
WOW!
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Xion4360
Xion4360
Commented on 2008-10-24 18:04:00
hey Succeeded IMO
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Inflatable
Inflatable
Commented on 2008-10-24 18:15:28
Nice.. Cannot wait to play GoW2 in co-op.. :P

But first RA3 next week.. :)
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Redneck
Redneck
Commented on 2008-10-24 18:27:55
Whats the song?

Me luvs it
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vspectra06
vspectra06
Commented on 2008-10-24 18:41:29 In reply to Redneck
Posted by Redneck
Whats the song?

Me luvs it
Same theme song from the movie Little Miss Sunshine.
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BlitzAce
BlitzAce
Commented on 2008-10-24 18:57:23 In reply to Redneck
Posted by Redneck
Whats the song?

Me luvs it
Devotchka - How it Ends =)
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mt_sabao
mt_sabao
Commented on 2008-10-24 19:05:18
fucking hell, this is a major WIN ad.
top!
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soccer7
soccer7
Commented on 2008-10-24 19:36:01
nice
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rjcc
rjcc
Commented on 2008-10-24 19:42:03
I like it. it's time to go back in
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Radan
Radan
Commented on 2008-10-24 19:42:14
Nah, it wasn't bad, but everything felt a bit rushed. Far from as good as the Mad World trailer that they promoted the original Gears of War with.
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dcdelgado
dcdelgado
Commented on 2008-10-24 19:54:23
Love it, i thought there were some dark overtones there between Dom and Marcus at the end, hmmmm i wonder?
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OpiZA
OpiZA
Commented on 2008-10-24 19:59:34
Fantastic!
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OldSchoolGamer
OldSchoolGamer
Commented on 2008-10-24 20:15:19
What an Awesome Commercial!!
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jioann00
jioann00
Commented on 2008-10-24 20:46:55
gave me goosebumps...

i hope they dont have a lame 30 second version which they show more often, it wont have the same effect
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szaromir
szaromir
Commented on 2008-10-24 20:48:00 In reply to Radan
Posted by Radan
Nah, it wasn't bad, but everything felt a bit rushed. Far from as good as the Mad World trailer that they promoted the original Gears of War with.
It's not as good, but the Mad World commercial was pretty much the best vigeo game ad ever (at lest among the ones I've seen), so it's not a negative IMO. It definitely sets a quite depressing mood, hopefully the game will be able to sustain that.
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myke6699
myke6699
Commented on 2008-10-24 20:55:31
Shows whoever responsible for GoW2 ad is a one trick pony- the first one was totally unexpected but it seems like no one even put an iota of thoughts (except for the song which was probably heard while watching Little Miss Sunshine). They could at least try to make it surprisingly different from the first but I guess it's just safer and easier to recycle the same concept.
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Axl21
Axl21
Commented on 2008-10-24 20:58:19
Ugh, that "now 199" voice at the end of the commercial totally ruins it. Get a better version Gamersyde!
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BLackHawkodst
BLackHawkodst
Commented on 2008-10-24 21:20:00
Brilliant AD!! they have done it again :)
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broman
broman
Commented on 2008-10-24 23:38:34
Once again a good song, and once again a horrible ad. I'm against using licensed music in games, period, but it's even worse when the song doesn't even go with the game.
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Redneck
Redneck
Commented on 2008-10-25 00:52:47 In reply to vspectra06
Posted by vspectra06
Same theme song from the movie Little Miss Sunshine.
Well, now you mention it.^^

I guess it's the same thing like it was with "Mad World", I'd simply start liking every song when it'd be linked to a Gears ad. :D
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Trebby
Trebby
Commented on 2008-10-25 02:34:02
I never really like sci-fi but this ad changed my mind :o I must try this one out!

I played like 1 level of the first one, didn't really like it but this one looks to be a golden hit!
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sixtoo
sixtoo
Commented on 2008-10-25 06:14:13 In reply to mt_sabao
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Posted by mt_sabao
fucking hell, this is a major WIN ad.
top!
Radan
Radan
Commented on 2008-10-25 10:00:58 In reply to Trebby
Posted by TrebuTa
I never really like sci-fi but this ad changed my mind :o I must try this one out!

I played like 1 level of the first one, didn't really like it but this one looks to be a golden hit!
Well, the second one will most likely play out very similar to the first one. Sorry to say, but if you didn't like the first one, chances are you will not like the second one either.
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KahL
KahL
Commented on 2008-10-25 21:08:41 In reply to Redneck
Posted by Redneck
I guess it's the same thing like it was with "Mad World", I'd simply start liking every song when it'd be linked to a Gears ad. :D
Same here, lol. Love the trailer man. It just gives that epic feel. And the graphics are stunning!
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