It’s the sequel getting gamers frothing at the fingers and now a trailer has been released which has caused so much excitement, Borderlands 2 is actually trending Worldwide on Twitter, something that doesn’t happen too often and especially just because of a trailer!
“The addictive gameplay and shooting and looting mayhem of the first Borderlands is back and better than ever in Borderlands 2, taking the franchise to an entirely new level,” said Christoph Hartmann, president of 2K. “With more guns, more enemies, more missions, an engaging story and all-new characters, Borderlands 2 promises to bring a new era to gaming this fall.”
“Borderlands 2 is a passion project, through and through,” said Randy Pitchford, President of Gearbox Software. “The result is a sequel that has improved every successful aspect of Borderlands while innovating with an all-new experience.”
A little blurb:
Living up to the mantra “bigger, better and more badass,” Borderlands 2 features all-new characters; skills; imaginative, diverse new environments with unique missions and enemies; and more exciting and fun weapons, equipment and loot than ever before. All of these features come together in a story that takes players to the world of Pandora to take down the notorious Handsome Jack and his corrupt Hyperion Corporation as a solo campaign or with up to four cooperative players.
As what has become a typical move, for those that pre-order the game will be entitled to access to the Borderlands 2 Premiere Club which will allow you to download the Gearbox Gun Pack, a Golden Key and the Vault Hunter’s Relic.
- The Gearbox Gun Pack is a collection of unique guns to help players begin their journey on Pandora.
- The Golden Key is an in-game item used to unlock a rare item in the mysterious Golden Sanctuary Loot Chest found in Borderlands 2.
- The Vault Hunter’s Relic is an in-game item that boosts players’ gear-hunting fortune while playing solo or teaming up with friends.
Not quite sure who will be doing the pre-order offer in the UK, but it seems like GameStop and amazon are doing it in the US.