Epic Games has responded to the news that an unfinished build of Gears of War 3 has leaked online by assuring fans that the pirated version is not representative of what the final quality will be.
Footage from a leaked version of Gears of War 3 appeared online over the weekend, showing plot spoilers and gameplay features that Epic had not yet announced.
'We have seen the reports of Gears of War 3 content being propped on the Web and working closely with our security teams and law enforcement to address the situation,
' reads Epic and Microsoft's official statement.
'This content is not from a final build and is not representative of what fans will enjoy when the game launches worldwide on 20th September 2011.
Gears of War 3 is just one in a string of big console releases to be leaked online prior to release. Earlier this year PlayStation 3 exclusive Killzone 3 was leaked
, as well as a multiformat version of Crysis 2
Gears of War 3 is currently set for release on September 20th, 2011 on Xbox 360. Check out the video below and let us know what you think in the forums