Starting September 6th, all owners of the premium edition of Ultimate Edition or subscribers of the Xbox Game Pass could play the new shooter from Coalition.
Five days after this, the project displaced the royal battle from Epic Games from a leading position in the number of active gamers – it has held it since the summer of 2018.
Users suggest that this was made possible thanks to the Xbox Game Pass subscription, which gives full access to new games.
The general release of Gears 5 was September 10th. The game is available on PC and Xbox One.