Gears of War 3 is the conclusion to the Gears of War saga. Developed by Epic Games exclusively for the Xbox 360, Gears of War 3 is a third-person action shooter that plunges you into a harrowing tale of hope, survival, and brotherhood. In Gears of War 3, players fight as Marcus Fenix, the grizzled war hero and leader of Delta Squad. Eighteen months after the fall of the last human city, the war against the Locust continues to rage. Meanwhile, deep beneath the surface, a fearsome new threat is infecting the planet from within. With survivors scattered and civilization in ruins, time is running out for Marcus and his comrades as they fight to save the human race. The third and final installment in the Gears of War series features a four-player cooperative campaign; new playable characters; and hideous, mutating enemies.