Gears of War 4 Preload Available on PC, KB 3194496 Update Recommended

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If you are trying to play Gears of War 4 on the PC, make sure to set aside 73GB free for installation, because the game will take up that much space on your HDD. PC gamers should be very excited to play this latest game from Coalition Studios and Microsoft, and if you buy the game on PC it will be playable on Xbox One as well.

Thanks to Microsoft’s Play Anywhere scheme, any digital game bought on PC or Xbox One will be playable on both platforms. This is quite an incentive to get people to purchase the game digitally.

For people who have pre-ordered Gears of War 4 Ultimate Edition which includes the season pass, you will be able to play the game on October 7 instead of October 11 which is the game’s normal release date.

Also there are some issues with the download so make sure to install Microsoft’s KB 3194496 update to address the issues.

Here are the PC specs for the game, they are quite demanding.