Gears of War: Ultimate Edition doesn't feel new, and that's why it feels good

Gears of War: Ultimate Edition is out on August 25, bringing Marcus Fenix, Dom and the rest of the COG crew back into war with the alien Locust - who are mostly not very buglike, despite the name. GoW Ultimate aims to fix the inconsistencies of the original game (misleading name for enemies notwithstanding), as well as give the overall experience a shiny new coat of polish.

We won't be able to give the overall experience a thorough review until later this month, but US Editor-in-Chief Ludwig Kietzmann recently got some extended time to go hands-on with the game, and he's here with a lovingly-narrated video for your enjoyment:

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