Gears 5 logo

Operation 8 – Drop 1 is now live!

Hello everyone, Operation 8 Drop 1 is now live!  

The newest Operation drop is now live in Gears 5! Featuring Ritual, two new characters and so much more!

You can also read the full details of the update in our Operation 8 Drop 1 Reveal blog as well as our This Week in Gears!

And to get you excited that little bit more, here are the upcoming new character skins you can expect to see released during Operation 8 – Drop 1!

Some of the new character skins coming in Operation 8, including Heroic Lahini, Villager Kait, Hivebuster Anya, and Blueprint Jackbot
Gen. Hoffman about to execute a fallen Locust Enemy

As a reminder to celebrate Operation 8, we’re happy to announce that from Friday, August 6 to Monday, August 9 we’ll be running a triple XP boost event, this will also include Character XP!

The XP event goes live at 10:00 AM PDT, so be sure to get your grind ready!

The update is ready to download, grab it, jump in and experience Operation 8 Drop 1!

Follow us for the latest in the world of Gears of War

Visit the Help Center for game support

Related Posts

Sep 13, 2021

This Week in Gears – September 14 – 20

Sep 8, 2021

Operation 8 Drop 2 – Reveal

Jul 27, 2021

Operation 8: Drop 1 – Reveal