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Anthony Carmine failed to follow the Golden rule.

"My (Tac-Com) says 'teach the rook the Golden Rule'."
"Oh, I know. 'Do unto others as you would have-' "
"Not out here kid. The Golden Rule of the Gears is: Take cover or die.
Marcus Fenix and Benjamin Carmine

The Golden rule of the Gears[1] was a term that the Gears of the COG Army practice in military situations. It was a simple rule on combat that you must take cover or die.

Behind the scenes[]

  • The idea of using cover came from the development team playing and viewing Kill.switch.

See also[]

  • The actual article on cover.