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The next installment in the Gears of War series takes place 15 years
before the start of the first game. This prequel stars some familiar -
but younger - faces and also some new ones. Take a moment to
refamiliarize yourself with Cole and Baird, and meet newcomers Garron
Paduk, Sofia Hendrik, and Ezra Loomis.
Name: Damon BairdHeight: 6'0"Weight: 190 lbs
When we first meet Baird in Gears of War: Judgment, he's a lieutenant
responsible for leading Kilo Squad against the new Locust threat. The
fan favorite comes with all the snark and attitude you're familiar with,
but he's not quite the jaded, cynical jerk we see by the end of Gears
of War 3. Baird is filled with pride by the opportunity of leading
fellow COGs, and he wants to be the best officer he can be.
Name: Augustus ColeHeight: 6'2"Weight: 230 lbs
All the way up until two months before the Locust breached the
surface of Sera on E-Day, Cole was busy kicking ass on the Thrashball
field. A prodigy at the sport, Cole endeared himself to a world of
thrashball fans as "Cole Train." While he becomes fast friends with
Baird, Cole misses his hard-earned sports fame and is second-guessing
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