Gears Community Online Network is here to start 2012 off right! That's right we are bringing The Epic Developers to you! On Friday, January 20th, 2012 starting at 5:30 EST with be hosting this event! Now if you haven't participated in one of Gaming with Developer Events here is what you can expect. The Developers will be hosting lobbies for everyone to join, but unlike other Gaming with Developer Events you don't message them. We'll have a dedicated host to every developer that you will need to message the day of the event. Our standard rule for these events is 2 matches per room and then we'll cycle in an entire new group to join us. Everyone will get a chance to play and we'll ensure that it happens!
This event will have standard custom lobbies along with Horde and Beast Lobbies for those people who are trying to grind out those Onyx Medals!
Erhart 08- Razer Onza Controller
Bidnat- Calibur 11 T-Shirt
Da Snowman144- Calibur 11 Hoodie
Winners have all been contacted via XBOX Live.
If there is no reply in 7 days prizes will be forfeited.
A Quick Introduction to GCON
Gears Community Online Network is a community run group that has been producing high-quality events and content for the official Gears of War Community for over the past three years, with a team comprised of over 60 different members of the community.
Want to be Part of the Team?
We've posted the requirements here, do you have what it takes to be a part of GCON?
For the best way to keep updated, follow us below.
Facebook | Twitter | Youtube
If you haven’t attended any of our events or heard of Gears Community Online Network (GCON) before here is what will be going on Friday, January 20th. We will be hosting different types of Custom, Cooperative, and Public Lobbies that everyone is welcome too join. Lobbies will start opening at 5:30 PM EST. To join a match, simply message a host with the Developer you want to play with from the list that we will post on Friday about thirty minutes before the event starts..
• Themed Multiplayer Lobbies: Our private multiplayer lobbies. Play with other community members on connection and personality-tested hosts for some great community experiences. This season also marks the return of our old school “GCON themed” nights, which adds new twists to your Gears of War 3 experience. Don’t forget, these multiplayer lobbies count towards earning those Onyx Medals for your profile too!
• Cooperative Multiplayer Lobbies: We now offer dedicated hosts for Arcade, Horde, and Beast mode at every single Community Night event in the future. We’re also assisting all our cooperative hosts in unlocking as many mutators as possible so you don’t have to.
• Public Multiplayer Lobbies: For those of you simply looking to get into the action online with some new friends, we’ll be running public lobbies throughout each event.Community Night - Friday January 20th, 2012
Event Lobbies open at 5:30 PM EST and will close at 8:30 PM EST
To win a prize entry ticket, simply play and finish a full match in one of the GCON hosted lobbies for the night to earn an entry into the prize draw. You may earn only ONE entry per Community Night event, no matter how many full matches you play over however many different lobbies.
Once the event is over, we'll gather all the attendee lists and draw a winner at random using Random.org's number generator. Winners will be drawn on the Wednesday after the event. Winners will then be contacted via Xbox Live message and listed in the thread by gamertag - you will be given 7 full days to contact us before the prize is forfeited.
If you are a returning fan, we are running on a completely different system than before - there will be NO end of season prize draw. Prizes will be awarded on a per-event basis.