Long-lost Gears of War 3 PS3 build released

It’s 2021, and Gears of War 3 has been released for PlayStation 3. Really. Sort of.

Last year, a long-lost prototype of the Xbox console exclusive running on PS3 came to light, courtesy of self-proclaimed former hacker PixelButts. Eight hours of footage was released showing the build being played, with only a couple of bugs. This footage is still available to view – Epic hasn’t attempted to take it down:

Now, to celebrate 10 years since the build was created, PixelButts has released it onto the internet via archive.org. You can go download it yourself right now, though you’ll need a PS3 devkit to run it on.

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  • 21 May 2021 11:41:00 +0100