One of the reasons that The Coalition is sticking with Gears 5 DLC‘s for now, which McIntyre confirmed, is due to them changing its game engine to Unreal Engine 5 for its next-generation titles.
The Coalition made it clear that upgrading to Unreal Engine 5, is something that will take up quite a bit of time. As a result, no massive projects will be in the works until a change has been successfully completed.
You can watch the exclusive interview with Gears of War actor Liam McIntyre during the 2021 Supanova Melbourne pop-culture expo, in the video below. McIntyre is also well-known for his lead role in the hit TV series Spartacus and for his involvement in the game Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order among other things.