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Gears of War 2 won't be released on PC

Epic Games: 'GoW 2 will be an Xbox 360 exclusive'

Gears of War fans won't be able to play the next installement of the tactical third-person shooter game on a PC, Epic Games has revealed.

When first released the original Gears of War was exclusive to the Xbox 360 but within months Microsoft relented and allowed the game to be released in PC format. However, Epic Games has confirmed that this won't be the case with Gears of War 2.

"Gears of War is a great franchise first and foremost for Xbox 360, and therefore we're focusing on that platform for Gears of War 2. We've decided we're not going to do a PC version this time around," Cliff Bleszinski of Epic Games told IGN.

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