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To celebrate the upcoming $250,000 Gears Pro Circuit Las Vegas Open, The Coalition has announced a brand new Emerald Phantom weapon skin set for Gears of War 4.

Unlike most weapon skins, the Emerald Phantom set cannot be purchased or crafted, it must be earned by completing a series of tasks, such as finishing Escalation Matches and watching various tournament streams.

A complete rundown of the requirements for earning each skin can be found below:

  • EMBAR & Overkill – Complete 2 Escalation Matches (in-game, ranked, win or lose) between 10 a.m.PT on Tuesday May 16th and 10 a.m. PT on Tuesday May 23rd. Available for Xbox and PC. Must complete the matches, quitting will not count.
  • Boltok – Watch the May 17th Gears Fight Night on live.gearsofwar.com and complete the associated quest.
  • Enforcer & Torque Bow – Complete 2 Escalation Matches (in-game, ranked, win or lose) between 10:00 a.m. PT on Tuesday May 23rd and 10 a.m. PT on Tuesday May 30th. Available for Xbox and PC. Must complete the matches, quitting will not count.
  • Longshot – Watch the May 24th Gears Fight Night on live.gearsofwar.com and complete the associated quest.
  • Snub & Hammerburst – Watch Day 1 of the Gears Pro Circuit Las Vegas Open on live.gearsofwar.com and complete the associated quests.
  • Boomshot, Markza & Retro Lancer – Watch Day 2 of the Gears Pro Circuit Las Vegas Open on live.gearsofwar.com and complete the associated quests.
  • Lancer, Gnasher & Dropshot – Watch the Grand Finals of the Gears Pro Circuit Las Vegas Open (Day 3) on live.gearsofwar.com and complete the associated quests.

More details about each stage can be found here.

The Coalition notes that the weapon skins will not be awarded to eligible players until after Gears of War 4‘s June update is released.

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Matt is one of the longest-serving members of the EGMNOW team. An ability to go many hours without sleep and a quick wit make him ideal for his role as associate editor at EGMNOW.com. He often thinks back to the days when the very idea of this career seemed like nothing but an impossible dream. Find him on Twitter @mattyjb89

Gears of War 4’s new Emerald Phantom skins must be earned

The latest batch of weapon skins for Gears of War 4 cannot be purchased or crafted.

By Matthew Bennett | 05/17/2017 08:30 AM PT

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To celebrate the upcoming $250,000 Gears Pro Circuit Las Vegas Open, The Coalition has announced a brand new Emerald Phantom weapon skin set for Gears of War 4.

Unlike most weapon skins, the Emerald Phantom set cannot be purchased or crafted, it must be earned by completing a series of tasks, such as finishing Escalation Matches and watching various tournament streams.

A complete rundown of the requirements for earning each skin can be found below:

  • EMBAR & Overkill – Complete 2 Escalation Matches (in-game, ranked, win or lose) between 10 a.m.PT on Tuesday May 16th and 10 a.m. PT on Tuesday May 23rd. Available for Xbox and PC. Must complete the matches, quitting will not count.
  • Boltok – Watch the May 17th Gears Fight Night on live.gearsofwar.com and complete the associated quest.
  • Enforcer & Torque Bow – Complete 2 Escalation Matches (in-game, ranked, win or lose) between 10:00 a.m. PT on Tuesday May 23rd and 10 a.m. PT on Tuesday May 30th. Available for Xbox and PC. Must complete the matches, quitting will not count.
  • Longshot – Watch the May 24th Gears Fight Night on live.gearsofwar.com and complete the associated quest.
  • Snub & Hammerburst – Watch Day 1 of the Gears Pro Circuit Las Vegas Open on live.gearsofwar.com and complete the associated quests.
  • Boomshot, Markza & Retro Lancer – Watch Day 2 of the Gears Pro Circuit Las Vegas Open on live.gearsofwar.com and complete the associated quests.
  • Lancer, Gnasher & Dropshot – Watch the Grand Finals of the Gears Pro Circuit Las Vegas Open (Day 3) on live.gearsofwar.com and complete the associated quests.

More details about each stage can be found here.

The Coalition notes that the weapon skins will not be awarded to eligible players until after Gears of War 4‘s June update is released.

Read More


About Matthew Bennett

view all posts

Matt is one of the longest-serving members of the EGMNOW team. An ability to go many hours without sleep and a quick wit make him ideal for his role as associate editor at EGMNOW.com. He often thinks back to the days when the very idea of this career seemed like nothing but an impossible dream. Find him on Twitter @mattyjb89