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Gears of War 2 bugs publicised by Epic

Epic and Microsoft investigate slow multiplayer

A list of issues affecting computer game Gears of War 2 has been published by its creator, Epic Games.

The issues, listed on the official Gears of War forums, include the biggest headache of all; slow multiplayer matchmaking.

"This is an issue that's affecting some folks, and Epic and Microsoft are both looking into it," said Epic's community manager. "I'll let you know more details as I have them."

Other bugs include difficulty accessing the freebie downloadable content such as the 48-hour LIVE trial, Flashback Map Pack, and the Golden Lancer, most of which that are fixed or properly explained on the above forum page.

Gears of War 2 designer Cliff Bleszinski told GamePro: " People are going to find exploits we didn't anticipate. That's the reality of making a game."

See also: Gears of War 2 won't be released on PC

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