Gears Of War 4: Update For January 2018

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:

Berserker

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

Last Stand

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

New achievements

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!