I've spoken previously about how surprised I was by Gears of War: Ultimate Edition. I was expecting a rather uninteresting up-rez, but from what I have played, there has been a serious amount of work to bring the game up into the new generation.
Microsoft today revealed that the game has gone gold, meaning that the game is being shipped off and packaged ready for its August release date.
On top of that, they released this video about what Gears of War means to Microsoft and where it is going in the future. It also has a ton of footage form the game, so it is worth watching even just for that.
Take a look: