Arcade Mode Revealed

We are excited to reveal your first look at Arcade, a brand new type of Versus experience for all types of players. This ultimate jump-in / jump-out mode brings hero characters, each with their own distinct abilities and weapon upgrades, to Gears 5 Versus players.

Arcade Deathmatch is just the beginning, where two teams of five race to be first to 50 kills. This promises to be unlike any Gears TDM you’ve ever played!

Learn About Arcade Mode

We’ll have plenty more specifics on Arcade Mode to share in the near future.

In the meantime, Game Informer have the exclusive first details from their hands on time with Arcade at the ELEAGUE Summer Invitational. Check out their coverage here.

Play Arcade in the Tech Test

Get your first taste of Arcade and five hero characters in the Gears 5 tech test on July 19th. To jump in, pre-order Gears 5 or subscribe to Xbox Game Pass or Xbox Game Pass Ultimate. Find out more at