Originally announced in white paint scheme, the tiny Xbox One S is now getting an overhaul in terms of look, thanks to Gears of War 4. Microsoft has announced a special edition of the console featuring a metallic red color scheme, laser-etched scratches, and what look like splashes of blood to give it a violent Gears of War 4 feel. The console was announced back in E3 last month. It is said to be the first special edition of the Xbox One S.
The Xbox One S is due for launch on October 11th, features a 2TB hard drive, customized controller, and will come accompanied with a download code for Gears of War 4. It will have access to downloadable content like multiplayer maps that gives access to the Windows 10 version of the game as well.
The new themed console will have a price bump than the original, which will retail at $449 and will be available for a limited time until stock lasts. Controllers will be available separately for $74.99 on September 13th.