Gears Of War developer Black Tusk studios this morning announced that they have changed their name. The company is now known as The Coalition which is the name of the fictional military group that exists within the Gears Of War Universe. Studio head Rod Fergusson stated the reason for the name change in an article written on the Xbox Wire
Fergusson stated ‘A coalition is a team of diverse individuals working together for a common purpose, a concept that we feel describes our studio quite well.Fans will also recognize the Coalition of Ordered Governments (COG) from Gears of War lore’
Not only did he announce the name change but Fergusson also stated that Gears Of War will be featured in some way at E3 this year he said on his twitter account ‘Speaking of Gears of War, we’re getting close to E3, where we will share more on what’s next for Gears of War. Specifically, Gears fans should be sure to tune in to Xbox Daily: LIVE @ E3, on Monday June 15 at 4PM Pacific, , midnight for GMT/BST , to see what we’re working on.’
To hear more about Gears Of War check out the interview with Fergusson yourself below.