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Gears of War 4 trailer will give you goosebumps

Gears of War 4 is set to release worldwide on October 11, and now we have a creepy new trailer giving us a glimpse of things to come.

The short teaser begins with iconic protagonist Marcus Fenix planting a tree for his son, JD Fenix.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o3f8VgQ_dqk

This flashback is accompanied by JD Fenix fleeing from a terrifying new enemy, chasing him through the night as he tries to navigate a dark forest.

The brooding atmosphere is made even worse by a haunting cover of Simon and Garfunkel’s The Sound of Silence.

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The Gears of War 4 multiplayer beta will begin on April 18 for those who purchased Gears of War: Ultimate Edition, before opening up for others on April 25.

What do you think of the new trailer? Let us know in the comments.

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