Summary: Gears of War is a definite pick up. This title is beautiful in almost every aspect from gameplay to graphics to sound. While the game is on the short side it does not take away anything from the overall game itself. Gears of War is a helluva lot of fun, and that?s reason enough to pick it up. There is a reason that this game took awhile to come out, Epic wanted it to exceed the exceptionally high expectations. They succeeded.