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The Gears of War book series consists of a 5 volume series written by Karen Traviss and published by Del Ray in collaboration with Epic Games  as well as two novels written by Jason M. Hough in collaboration with The Coalition.
Gears of War: Jacinto's Remnant takes place after the Siege of Jacinto while flashbacks detail the events leading up to the Hammer of Dawn counterattack against the Locust in the early days of the Locust War.
Gears of War: Coalition's End takes place between Anvil Gate and Gears of War 3. The novel is set during the ongoing Lambent Invasion while flashbacks detail events from Emergence Day leading up to the Hammer of Dawn counterattack and beyond.
Gears of War: The Slab is a prequel to the first Gears of War game. The story covers Marcus Fenix's time in the prison of the same name as well as his father's parallel imprisonment on the island of Azura.
Gears of War: Bloodlines is the seventh Gears of War novel. It takes place during the four month time jump between the Evacuation of Settlement 2 and the Siege of the Riftworm Village in Gears 5. The ending also hints at the events of Gears Tactics.
|Gears of War series|
|Main Games:||Gears of War (♫) • Gears of War 2 (♫) • Gears of War 3 (♫) • Gears of War 4 (♫) • Gears 5 (♫)|
|Other Games:||RAAM's Shadow • Gears of War: Judgment (♫) • Gears of War: Ultimate Edition • Gears Pop! • Gears Tactics • Gears: Hivebusters|
|Books:||Aspho Fields • Jacinto's Remnant • Anvil Gate • Coalition's End • The Slab • Kilo Squad: The Survivor's Log • Ascendance • Bloodlines • Ephyra Rising|
|Comics:||Hollow • Barren • A Pendulum Wars Story • Dirty Little Secrets • The Rise of RAAM • Hivebusters • Stand-Alone Issues |
|Booklets and Guides:||Destroyed Beauty • Beneath the Surface • The Art of Gears of War • The Art of Gears of War 3 • The Poster Collection • The Art of Gears of War 4 • Retrospective • The Art of Gears 5 • Gears Tactics: The Art of the Game|
|Other Media:||Gears of War (film) • Gears of War: Exile • Gears of War: The Board Game • Gears of War: Tactics|