Gears Of War 4 has yet another new update for Season 3. You can find all of the update notes for Gears Of War 4 below. But, it should also be mentioned that there will be a new Gear Pack, A New Mode, and new Ranked Modes.
As per Season 3 mentioned above:
The diamond tier will now be split into five tiers of skill, with the top tier being the Diamond Master
The competitive warmups will now include Team Deathmatch,
Guardian and Execution as well as the current modes King of the Hill and Dodgeball
Warzone and Arms race will be removed from the ranked playlists
The core playlists for Arms Race and Warzone will offer Double XP until the new season arrives
These are also the added updated sections of Gears Of War 4 as well:
While carrying a launcher or heavy weapon you deal more damage as your health gets lower
Berserker now applies to holding Launchers(Boomshot, Dropshot etc) as well as Heavy Weapons
While carrying a launcher or heavy weapon you take less damage as your health gets lower
Last Stand now applies to holding Launchers as well as Heavy Weapons
Last Stand Level 1 from 25% ->35% Damage reduction
Last Stand Level 2 from 35% ->45% Damage reduction
Last Stand Level 3 from 45% ->55% Damage reduction
Last Stand Level 4 from 55% ->65% Damage reduction
Last Stand Level 5 from 65% ->75% Damage reduction
Last Stand Level 6 from 75% ->85% Damage reduction
The Gears Pack mentioned above will bring in Heavy Scion and will give you some extra weapon skins for Gears Of War 4.
The Team for Gears Of War 4 also decided to give you more information about what to expect in 2018 for the game:
New Gear Packs containing characters and weapon skins to add to your collection
Monthly Versus and Horde events with exclusive challenge-based rewards
Major Seasonal events
Ranked Seasons with skill placement rewards
Gears of War Esports Season 2
Yes, NEW achievements!
The update is available now and Season 3 of Gears Of War 4 will start on January 18th. A new mode called One Shot One Kill will also be coming to Gears Of War 4 and that will be released on January 19th!