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Old 05-16-2013, 08:04 AM   #1
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Dreadnought.. why a boat?

What does this boat have to do with Gears? I never played on a boat in any of the Gears games..

What's the story behind this Dreadnought map?
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Old 05-16-2013, 08:14 AM   #2
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I never played on a boat in any of the Gears games..
Did you not play 3?
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Old 05-16-2013, 09:03 AM   #3
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Umm...you clearly haven't played much Gears then. You play on a boat in 2 and 3...
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Old 05-16-2013, 10:20 AM   #4
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Well maybe he forgot because he didn't play the game in a long time. Or doesn't have 2,or 3. No need to be a dick @comatose.
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Old 05-16-2013, 10:41 AM   #5
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Well maybe he forgot because he didn't play the game in a long time. Or doesn't have 2,or 3. No need to be a dick @comatose.
He said "I never played on a boat in any of the Gears games" kind of implies he's played them all, a quick look at his tag and you can see he has played them all. Gears 3 ain't that old.
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Old 05-16-2013, 03:16 PM   #6
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To be fair, there is absolutely NO reference of cog taking berserkers prisoner in previous games, novels, or comics so I think the OP has a good question.
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Old 05-16-2013, 04:15 PM   #7
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You know the thing I don't understand is why do the Cog hammer of dawn their own ship if they win in overrun. It just seems like a bad and cheap move made by epic. When the Locust win almost nothing happens. You would think the berserkers would come out or something but no. I know it's a small thing to complain about but overrun should have had more creative endings like Bad Company 2 had in rush.
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Old 05-16-2013, 07:01 PM   #8
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I think the better question is: "Why NOT a boat?"


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Old 05-16-2013, 07:58 PM   #9
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I think the better question is: "Why NOT a boat?"

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Rustlung in GOW3 is a big boat but i don't even remember wich map of GOW2 was a boat... guess its a long time, anybody?

As for this map, well its nice enough anyway for a mode i barely play. I mean the map is fine, the mode is still overrun so i don't give much about it really. But i got to agree, when locust wins i was expecting a berserker rampaging trough the ship, something cool

Got to admit the e-holes thing is kinda funny considering its a boat... not logical at all.
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Old 05-16-2013, 10:07 PM   #11
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probably used some ditched concepts/designs from GoW3. less effort needed than starting from scratch.
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To be fair, there is absolutely NO reference of cog taking berserkers prisoner in previous games, novels, or comics so I think the OP has a good question.
That wasn't the question though, they asked the story behind the map which you just answered.

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Rustlung in GOW3 is a big boat but i don't even remember wich map of GOW2 was a boat... guess its a long time, anybody?

As for this map, well its nice enough anyway for a mode i barely play. I mean the map is fine, the mode is still overrun so i don't give much about it really. But i got to agree, when locust wins i was expecting a berserker rampaging trough the ship, something cool

Got to admit the e-holes thing is kinda funny considering its a boat... not logical at all.
I think everyone was referring to the campaigns not maps.
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Old 05-17-2013, 12:02 AM   #13
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What's the boat in Gears 2?
And do you guys mean at the beginning of Gears 3? that's an oil rig.
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What's the boat in Gears 2?
On the lake inside the mountain when you fight the Leviathan.

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And do you guys mean at the beginning of Gears 3? that's an oil rig.
No, it's a boat.
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Old 05-17-2013, 12:31 AM   #15
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On the lake inside the mountain when you fight the Leviathan.



No, it's a boat.
Oh, yeah so it is. I thought it was a rig.
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So this boat is the same one as the one in GOW3?
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Old 05-31-2013, 11:05 PM   #17
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If it is named Dreadnought, it should be on a boat.

Hello!

I have not played Judgement as I feel that the "get x amount of people to do x" and "seriously 3" was a misuse of gamerscore to get sales and longevity out of Gears 3.

I just wanted to point out that if they named something "Dreadnought", it should be on a boat: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dreadnought
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Old 06-03-2013, 07:57 AM   #18
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Hello!

I have not played Judgement as I feel that the "get x amount of people to do x" and "seriously 3" was a misuse of gamerscore to get sales and longevity out of Gears 3.

I just wanted to point out that if they named something "Dreadnought", it should be on a boat: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dreadnought
Good to know..

..but the question was, how is this boat related to the Gears storyline.
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Old 06-03-2013, 08:12 PM   #19
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The use of the term "I just wanted to point out" implies that I had no intention of answering the question!

Since you are not a native speaker, that might be good to know as well!

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The use of the term "I just wanted to point out" implies that I had no intention of answering the question!

Since you are not a native speaker, that might be good to know as well!

Go Sweden!
I love the idea of learning from other peoples knowledge!

Soooo about this boat...
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I love the idea of learning from other peoples knowledge!

Soooo about this boat...
It's a boat that the COG use to transport captured berserkers and no its not the same one that's in GOW3.
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I guess the main reason was to have a map that was substantially different from the others.
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