New Gears of War 2 Content – Yup, It’s Blocked.

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Yesterday saw the release of two bits of long-awaited Gears of War 2 Downloadable content. First and Foremost is Dark Corners – which features the first single player DLC as well as a collection of 7 multiplayer maps. Released concurrently was the All Fronts Collection which as the name implies is a collection of every single Gears 2 map released to date. Good news, right?

Not for South African Gears fans it isn’t – once again we’ve been deemed unfit to receive them, thanks in part to Germany’s draconian videogame laws. The content had been freely accessible for a time yesterday, so if you managed to grab it then, consider yourself lucky. For the rest of you, it’s time to hook up those VPN’s.

Last Updated: July 29, 2009

Geoffrey Tim

Editor. I’m old, grumpy and more than just a little cynical. One day, I found myself in possession of a NES, and a copy of Super Mario Bros 3. It was that game that made me realise that games were more than just toys to idly while away time – they were capable of being masterpieces. I’m here now, looking for more of those masterpieces.

  • Cleric

    Any chance you could post a detailed step by step VPN guide? Or maybe point me to one? My download is nearly completed, but got blocked at the 99% mark 🙁

  • http://www.lazygamer.co.za/xbox-360/get-around-xbox-lives-ip-restrictions

    Also for VPN access you may want to listen to last weeks podcast and then head on over to http://www.evogames.co.za

  • I got it just in time! Woop Woop!

    :w00t: :w00t: :w00t: :w00t:

  • ewie

    Yes – got this yesterday, as up to now I could not get
    the vpn to work with a 3g modem. So now I have all the maps.

  • Cleric

    Thanks guys. Will try later on.

  • Loki

    Busy downloading it via VPN. Thanx Evogames!!! :biggrin:

  • WitWolfyZA

    Dude that sucks! and plus its a freak OM PAD if your planning to VPN it.

  • WitWolfyZA

    One thing that ticks me off beyond believe is. If we fall under the same laws as the ex Nazi clan to the east. Then why did they sell GOW2 to us in the first place ,If we cant even get the DLC? Oh man i really need to chainsaw a german politician now.

  • WitWolfyZA

    your like the cool guy who always has all the girls calling and smsing you like mad… where we still get phone calls from our mother to ask, if we’ve came out of the closet yet…. Grrr you have all the luck :pirate:

  • RonaldMcDeath

    AAARGH GERMANY YOU SUCK!!!

  • If you want tips on Getting Dark Corners and other blocked shizzle, you can also read it on the landing page of http://www.zombiekitty.co.za/

    (Sorry Lazy Gamer, I’m just spreading the word and the step by step guide for all the locked out folks, delete this post if you want to)

  • If you want tips on Getting Dark Corners and other blocked shizzle, you can also read it on the landing page of http://www.zombiekitty.co.za/

    GO GIRL GAMERS!

    :wub: :heart: :wub: :heart: :wub: :heart: :tongue:

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