Gears of War's 'Mad World' trailer is back with (sort of) all-new footage

One of Xbox's most iconic series also got its most iconic trailer - it had to return, really. And return it does, although in a new shape. While Gears of War: Ultimate Edition's 'Mad World' opens with the same plaintive puddle-pondering of the original, this version quickly swaps the CGI chase scene of 2006's trailer for an action montage of "all new" in-game footage.

I mean, it's all new in the sense that we haven't seen precisely this footage before. Just fuzzier versions of it from nine years ago. I guess that's OK? Anyway, here's the new trailer:

And here's the original, if you're after a comparison:

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Joe first fell in love with games when a copy of The Lion King on SNES became his stepfather in 1994. When the cartridge left his mother in 2001, he turned to his priest - a limited edition crystal Xbox - for guidance. And now he's here.
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