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How to get Expressions in Gears 5

Expressing yourself in creative ways is one way the gaming community is well aware of and brings up about a new way to add to the fun or simply can be a way to annoy someone. Expressions are one of the many different cosmetic items you can get in Gears 5 and this guide will show you how to use expressions in Gears 5.

Gears 5 Expressions & Emotes


Emotes have been popularized in plenty games and often bring up a different dimension to games, emotes are termed as Expressions in Gears 5 and they go a bit above the usual emotes we have seen in other games by bringing voice quips as well.

How to Use Expressions

Learning how to use emotes will come in handy to taunt, tease, celebrate of mainly yet communicate with your teammates, to use Expressions in Gears 5 on a PS4 simply press down the Right Analog Stick (R3) and then use the d-pad to select the Expression you wish to convey.


How to Change Emotes & Expressions in Gears 5

Often times you will feel as if the Expressions available aren’t really good at conveying your message or if you just wish to change them for any reason you can do that by following these simple steps:

  • Enter the sub-menu by pressing the menu button.
  • Find the Customization option
  • Select Character
  • Choose the character you wish to change the Expressions for
  • Find and choose the expressions option
  • Select and configure which Expressions you wish to equip.


How to Get More Emotes & Expressions

There are multiple ways in which you can get cosmetics in which you will find Expressions for you to use in Gears 5. To start you can earn them by completing Tour of Duty objectives and ranking up.

The second option is to simply purchase them from the store, for which you will require in-game currency, and you can find the Customization option in the sub-menu.


The third option is to just play through any of the three multiplayer options which has a natural method, but the Supply Drops can carry any cosmetic item which may or may not be an Expression so you will have to grind a bit to get exactly what you want.

This is all there is to know about how to get Expressions in the game. Check our other Gears 5 Guides and tricks to learn more about the game.