The Coalition and Xbox Game Studios brought Gears 5 to E3 2019.
1 / 7
Attendees got to go hands-on with the game's brand-new Escape mode...
2 / 7
...a three-player co-op experience in which the squad needs to escape an area (a maze, really) before the toxins or the Swarm kill them.
3 / 7
Gears 5's best attributes are showcased in this mode, including teamwork, combat, and graphics.
4 / 7
However, there are some notable drawbacks, particularly the character abilities.
5 / 7
But the biggest disappointment here is there it doesn't innovate on an age-old mode that gamers have seen dozens of times before.
6 / 7