Microsoft’s Gears 5 celebrates Thanksgiving this week with the return of its “Thanksgibbing” occasion with a special multiplayer mode and free rewards.
Like earlier years, the Thanksgibbing occasion incorporates a twist on the common aggressive multiplayer modes by giving all gamers the Cluckshot weapon, a Boomshot that shoots exploding chickens.
The distinction this 12 months is that hitting an lively reload on the weapon will trigger the chickens to put exploding eggs that carpet bomb something beneath it whereas flying by means of the air. The Thanksgibbing playlist contains five-versus-five crew deathmatch, Dodgeball, and Guardian.
Gamers can declare free themed beauty rewards such because the Cluckshot Boomshot pores and skin, Turkey mark, and Gobble Gobble mark.
Developer The Coalition additionally introduced at the moment that it will be giving all gamers 4,000 Gears Cash after fixing a bug that gave Ranked gamers 3 times the conventional quantity of rewards from Ranked placement throughout Operation 4 after Operation 5 launched final week.
This left some gamers with tons of of hundreds of Gears Cash that could possibly be spent on PvE skill playing cards and beauty objects from the in-game retailer. The studio stated gamers who bought something in the course of the time will preserve the merchandise and be refunded the quantity of the acquisition.