During a panel event at San Diego Comic-Con, Xbox and The Coalition shared insights on the development of Gears of War: Ultimate Edition, the stunningly remastered and modernised version of the shooter that defined the first generation of HD gaming.

Furthermore, speakers at the panel revealed the Xbox One Gears of War: Ultimate Edition Bundle, available for pre-order from today, and launching in the UK on 21st August (the game’s digital code will allow fans to pre-install the game ready for launch day on 28th August). The bundle will be available at select retailers including Microsoft stores and microsoftstore.com.

The bundle includes an Xbox One 500GB Console, an Xbox One Wireless Controller featuring a 3.5mm stereo headset jack, a full digital game download of Gears of War: Ultimate Edition, early access to the 2016 Gears of War 4 Multiplayer Beta, the Superstar Cole multiplayer skin, and a 14-day Xbox Live trial.

Available at £309.99 ERP, the bundle offers value for fans with a feature-rich game rebuilt from the ground up in breathtaking 1080p, including 60FPS competitive multiplayer with 19 maps and six game modes, as well as five campaign chapters never released on console. In addition, with recaptured and rebuilt cinematic sequences, remastered 7.1 surround audio, and seamless matchmaking.