Borderlands 2 Confirmed

Discussion in 'GBAtemp & Scene News' started by luke_c, Aug 3, 2011.

  1. luke_c
    OP

    luke_c Big Boss

    Member
    3,587
    32
    Jun 16, 2008
    Land of England
    [​IMG]
    Gearbox have formally announced Borderlands 2, the sequel to the 2009 smash-hit.
    “2K Games and Gearbox Software announced today that the sequel to the extravasplosive breakout hit, Borderlands, is currently in development at world-renowned developer Gearbox Software"
    “Combining invention and evolution, Borderlands 2 features all new characters, skills, environments, enemies, weapons and equipment, which come together in an ambitiously crafted story,”
    “Players will reveal secrets, and escalate mysteries of the Borderlands universe as they adventure across the unexplored new areas of Pandora.”
    The game is due for release after April 1st 2012, but will be at Gamescom which is later this month.[/p]
    [​IMG] Borderlands 2 Website
    [​IMG] Source
     
  2. prowler

    prowler Sony

    Member
    9,473
    2,816
    Jul 14, 2009
    Ragol
    [​IMG]
    Via

    Seems they are sticking to the original style.
    ALSO OMG WHAT'S THAT IN THE SKYYY
     
  3. Scott-105

    Scott-105 Bow to me. Please?

    Member
    2,979
    82
    Aug 23, 2009
    Canada
    Ontario, Canada
    Awesome! I'll likely buy this on launch. Not sure what system I'll get it for though.
     
  4. Walkin

    Walkin travel

    Member
    148
    13
    Mar 14, 2008
    United States
    I'll be a PAX Prime. I hope to see it while I'm there.
     
  5. Qtis

    Qtis Grey Knight Inquisitor

    Member
    3,797
    1,295
    Feb 28, 2010
    The Forge
    FINALLY! One of the best Action RPGs made to date receives a sequel! Gotta love the art style. Now off to slay some Skags ->



    -Qtis
     
  6. koimayeul

    koimayeul GBAtemp Maniac

    Member
    1,343
    116
    Dec 2, 2009
    France
    France
    nice it got confirmed, well i have to finish first but this already is on my radar
     
  7. purplesludge

    purplesludge anyone have any ideas for this space

    Member
    1,047
    23
    Mar 2, 2009
    United States
    wv
    awesome now to wait for april
     
  8. machomuu

    machomuu Drops by occasionally

    Member
    8,441
    599
    Sep 4, 2009
    United States
    The Courtroom
    I might get it, but Skyrim will probably be all the Western RPGs I'll need for a while.
     
  9. stanleyopar2000

    stanleyopar2000 The Official GBATEMP Thread Killer. No Mercy.

    Member
    3,979
    600
    Jun 22, 2007
    United States
    coming for PC, blah blah, blah, blah

    awesome [​IMG]
     
  10. Gahars

    Gahars Bakayaro Banzai

    Member
    10,254
    17,403
    Aug 5, 2011
    United States
    New Jersey
    The surprise announcement that surprised no one.

    Still, maybe I'll pick this one up when it launches.
     
  11. jamesaa

    jamesaa The Prince of Insufficient Light

    Member
    GBAtemp Patron
    jamesaa is a Patron of GBAtemp and is helping us stay independent!

    Our Patreon
    664
    46
    Jan 8, 2006
    Nice. may have do another play though of the original now... though it means digging out my 360... meh, worth it [​IMG]
     
  12. Chikaku-chan

    Chikaku-chan ᏁᎽᎪ~

    Member
    751
    133
    Aug 9, 2011
    New Zealand
    YAY, Borderlands 2 !!!!!!!!!!!!
    EXCITED FOR THIS [​IMG]
     
  13. FrozenIndignation

    FrozenIndignation Tyrant R. of ye olde Prinny Squad

    Member
    GBAtemp Patron
    FrozenIndignation is a Patron of GBAtemp and is helping us stay independent!

    Our Patreon
    535
    1,249
    Nov 10, 2010
    Antarctica
    Wherever Yakity sax plays
    Yay, and I only just beat the first one too [​IMG];
     
  14. ZAFDeltaForce

    ZAFDeltaForce Specialist

    Member
    2,786
    208
    Sep 9, 2006
    Senegal
    The first one got old fast. Let's hope the sequel will deliver