Gears Of War Composer On Life SupportBrian Ashcraft10/11/10 5:00am4161EditPromoteGo to permalink On October 6, Gears of War composer Kevin Riepl tweeted that he thought someone "roofied" him while out drinking. He'd blacked out. "Somethings effed up," he added. "Like literally. Something knocked me out." Within days, Riepl was on life support.