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New Tales from the Borderlands Game Arriving in 2022

Gearbox and 2K have announced that a new Tales from the Borderlands game is in development and will launch sometime in 2022. The Borderlands franchise is best known for its long-running series of…

April 21, 2022 | 04:19 EDT

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Limited-Edition Borderlands Ballantine's Whisky Revealed

A limited-edition Borderlands Ballantine's Whisky has been revealed, with fictional bartender Mad Moxxi serving as the face of the promotion as "Chief Galactic Expansion Officer." Not much has been…

April 20, 2022 | 05:39 EDT

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Tiny Tina's Wonderlands Spore Warden Guide

Those looking to get more in touch with nature as they tear through hordes of enemies will love the Spore Warden class. Our Tiny Tina's Wonderlands Spore Warden guide will go over the most effective…

March 24, 2022 | 08:20 EDT

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Tiny Tina's Wonderlands Graveborn Guide

So you've decided to roll for initiative and break out the loot tables with Pandora's most chaotic bunker master. But what character to choose? What playstyle fits you? Well thanks to this Tiny Tina'…

March 24, 2022 | 08:20 EDT

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Tiny Tina's Wonderlands Stabbomancer Guide

If you prefer to get up close and personal with your enemies, the Tiny Tina's Wonderlands Stabbomancer class may be the one for you. Placing a focus on melee damage, critical hits, and movement speed…

March 24, 2022 | 08:20 EDT

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Tiny Tina's Wonderlands Beginner's Guide

Welcome to the fantastic world of Tiny Tina's Wonderlands, a look into Tiny Tina's favorite TTRPG Bunkers & Badasses. To fully explore the Wonderlands and dominate your B&B campaign, there…

March 24, 2022 | 08:20 EDT

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Tiny Tina's Wonderlands Spellshot Guide

Keeping enemies at a distance can be advantageous, and the versatility of wielding an array of different magical abilities can help turn the tide of battle at any moment. Our Tiny Tina's Wonderlands…

March 24, 2022 | 08:20 EDT

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Tiny Tina's Wonderlands Brr-Zerker Guide

So you've decided to spend some time in the world created by Pandora's own energetic bunker master. But where in the world do you start? What character do you make? Well with the Tiny Tina's…

March 24, 2022 | 08:20 EDT

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Tiny Tina's Wonderlands Review

A long time ago, during the days when Borderlands 2 was considered the king of the looter shooter genre, Gearbox had the brilliant idea to develop a Dungeons and Dragons-themed DLC called Tiny Tina's…

March 23, 2022 | 03:50 EDT

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Tiny Tina's Wonderlands Clawbringer Guide

So you've decided to roll up a character and dive into the world of Bunkers and Badasses. But since this is still a game set in the world of the borderlands, you want to be sure you have your stats…

March 24, 2022 | 08:20 EDT

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Tiny Tina's Wonderlands Crossplay Will Include PlayStation

If you've been wondering what the Tiny Tina's Wonderlands crossplay situation is, then wonder no more. Developer Gearbox has confirmed the game will feature full crossplay across all platforms,…

March 14, 2022 | 10:00 EDT

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Borderlands 3 Headlines Humble Choice February 2022 Games

The Humble Choice February 2022 games have been revealed, and this month's batch features Gearbox's first-person shooter Borderlands 3 as the headliner. Humble Choice is a monthly subscription…

February 1, 2022 | 02:31 EST

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Tiny Tina's Wonderlands

Tina Tina's Wonderlands is a Action RPG Looter Shooter spin-off to the Borderlands series, and the successor to Borderlands 2: Tiny Tina's Assault on Dragon Keep. In this title, players will roll as…

November 19, 2021 | 01:50 EST

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Borderlands 3 Crossplay Nearly Here, But Not For PlayStation

Gearbox says a Borderlands 3 crossplay update is ready for release, but there's a hitch. Borderlands 3 won't be getting cross-play support for PlayStation consoles, meaning you'll only be able to…

May 27, 2021 | 08:44 EDT

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Borderlands 3 Director's Cut Introduces New Boss, Themed Loot

The Borderlands 3 Director's Cut add-on has arrived, featuring the debut of the new boss Hemovorous the Invincible, new locations to explore, a set of three Vault Cards featuring themed gear, and…

April 8, 2021 | 01:48 EDT

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Embracer Group Has Acquired Gearbox Software

Embracer Group has acquired Borderlands publisher Gearbox Software for $363 million with a much greater potential payout on the horizon if the company can meet its financial targets. The last couple…

February 3, 2021 | 01:15 EST

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Borderlands 3 Season Pass 2 Announced

Borderlands 3's Season 2 Pass has just been announced. It will launch on November 10 for the current consoles and will work with Borderlands 3's next-gen day-and-date upgrade with the Xbox Series X|S…

October 15, 2020 | 11:22 EDT

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Borderlands 3 DLC Shows Off FL4K's New Skill Tree

During PAX Online, Gearbox announced that Borderlands 3 is going to be getting a new bit of DLC later this year. This new DLC will include a new skill tree for each of the Vault Hunters, and Gearbox…

September 12, 2020 | 05:04 EDT

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Borderlands 3 Crossplay and Free Next Gen upgrade Announced

During Pax Online, Gearbox took some time to make a few highly anticipated Borderlands 3 announcements. Randy Pitchford announced that Borderlands 3 will get Crossplay across all platforms, while…

September 12, 2020 | 04:37 EDT

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The Best Guns in Borderlands 3: Bounty of Blood DLC

Borderlands 3's third DLC, Bounty of Blood, takes players to the planet of Gehenna to partake in some classic Wild West bounty hunting. As one would probably expect, there's plenty of bosses, named…

June 29, 2020 | 11:05 EDT

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Borderlands 3: Bounty of Blood Review

The Borderlands 3 adventures continue in the game's latest DLC, Bounty of Blood. Unlike the previous two DLCs, your objective in Bounty of Blood is simple: show up, wipe out a gang of bandits, and…

June 29, 2020 | 11:00 EDT

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Duke Nukem 3D: World Tour Fires Away On Switch

There is no gaming icon from the 90s more resilient than Duke Nukem. The venerable shooter that was Duke Nukem 3D showed up in 1996 and improved on the fantastic foundation left behind by Doom. Since…

June 27, 2020 | 11:00 EDT

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Donate to Direct Relief and Get a Borderlands 3 Antisocial Mask

Like many other companies, Gearbox is stepping up to help out with charitable relief efforts for the professionals dealing with COVID-19. Now, you can pick up a sweet Borderlands 3 Antisocial Mask…

June 22, 2020 | 04:01 EDT

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Borderlands Science Has Been a Phenomenal Success for Researchers

Just over two months ago, Borderlands Science made its debut as an in-game way to solve real-world problems. Now, this research project baked into Borderlands 3 has received an update from…

June 8, 2020 | 04:45 EDT

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Borderlands 3 Bounty of Blood DLC Features a Samurai Cowgirl

A new Borderlands 3 DLC has been revealed! The Borderlands 3 Bounty of Blood DLC has been revealed, and it features a samurai cowgirl who's ready to kick ass and take names, whether she's using her…

May 21, 2020 | 01:40 EDT

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Borderlands 3 Set to Launch Mayhem Mode 2.0 on April 23

Borderlands 3 is set to release Mayhem 2.0 in a April 23 update to give players a chance to grab some powerful Legendary loot. Mayhem Mode is for players that have beaten Borderlands 3, giving them…

April 21, 2020 | 10:55 EDT

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Borderlands Science Will Let You Assist Real-World Scientists

Gamification of real-world problems is quickly growing and Gearbox Software has jumped on the bandwagon in a big way. Borderlands Science will now let you help out real-world scientists by playing a…

April 7, 2020 | 01:32 EDT

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Borderlands 3 Bonuses Reportedly Withheld from Developers

The launch of Gearbox's newest shooter has been by all accounts a pretty successful game. Unfortunately, all of that success is reportedly not enough to ensure that Gearbox employees get their…

April 1, 2020 | 03:16 EDT

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The Best Guns in Borderlands 3: Guns, Love, and Tentacles DLC

Borderlands 3's second DLC, Guns, Love, and Tentacles, adds about two dozen new Legendary items to the game, the vast majority of which are guns. As one may expect, some of these guns are going to be…

March 31, 2020 | 10:00 EDT

Borderlands 3: Guns, Love, and Tentacles Review

Borderlands 3: Guns, Love, and Tentacles Review

Borderlands 3's second DLC, Guns, Love, and Tentacles: The Marriage of Wainwright and Hammerlock, ventures to where very few games have gone before by letting players attend a wedding between two…

March 30, 2020 | 01:00 EDT

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Borderlands 3 Steam Pre-Order Features an Unbelievable Discount

If you're like me, you may have waited to pick up Borderlands 3. Maybe you wanted to wait for them to iron out the bugs or maybe you aren't all that fond of the Epic Games Store. That patience has…

March 10, 2020 | 02:32 EDT

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Borderlands 2 Update Advertising Borderlands 3 Breaks The Game

Recently on February 27, Borderlands 2 was updated, and it appears as though it has introduced bugs, performance and matchmaking issues. This Reddit thread from Reddit user dookarion explains that…

March 3, 2020 | 12:16 EST

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Borderlands 3 Roadmap For Spring 2020 Announced

Gearbox announced the Borderlands 3 roadmap for Spring 2020 and that the next campaign add-on for Borderlands 3 will be Guns, Love, and Tentacles: The Marriage of Wainwright & Hammerlock at PAX…

March 1, 2020 | 11:17 EST

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Eli Roth Set to Direct the Borderlands Movie

Borderlands 3 fans have probably spent millions of hours in the game by now, and they're about to lose some more time: Eli Roth has been announced as the director for the Borderlands movie. "I’m…

February 21, 2020 | 09:00 EST

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It's not Skyrim, but it's still getting brought back a bunch! Borderlands 1, the first in the (in)famous trilogy. The one that started it all... Wait, the dev quote below already says that. I guess…

January 18, 2020 | 09:15 EST

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Borderlands 3: Moxxi's Heist Best Guns Guide

While you are making your way through Borderlands 3's first DLC, Moxxi's Heist of the Handsome Jackpot, you may encounter a slew of new weapons. Of these, a dozen are going to be Legendary guns that…

December 22, 2019 | 07:30 EST

Borderlands 3: Moxxi's Heist of the Handsome Jackpot Review

Borderlands 3: Moxxi's Heist of the Handsome Jackpot Review

Thanks to the near-universal praise that Borderlands 2's DLC received, it's sequel has some large shoes to fill. At first glance, the premise of Borderlands 3's first DLC, Moxxi's Heist of the…

December 26, 2019 | 01:00 EST

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Borderlands 3 Releases on Stadia, Minus Some Updates

Borderlands 3 has finally released for Google Stadia. However, the version available to Stadia players is currently an older version of the game from two months ago. The 1.0 version of Borderlands …

December 18, 2019 | 02:30 EST

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Battleborn is dead, is shutting down its single and multiplayer in January 2021.

Battleborn, the game that thought it could take on Blizzard Entertainment's Overwatch and id Software's 2016 Doom incarnation, has finally bit the dust.  In a Twitter thread, the official Twitter…

November 25, 2019 | 03:53 EST

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Battleborn is a 5v5 MOBA by Gearbox Software, with a singleplayer campaign and a variety of multiplayer game modes. There is an online ranking system along with a skill tree. There are five different…

November 25, 2019 | 03:53 EST

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Borderlands 3's Takedown at the Maliwan Blacksite Raid Overview

The first major piece of post-launch content has arrived for Borderlands 3 in the form of a raid. Dubbed the Takedown at the Maliwan Blacksite, the raid is intended for players who are at the endgame…

November 25, 2019 | 12:00 EST

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First Borderlands 3 Campaign DLC Announced

If you're ready for an all-new heist, Borderlands 3's first campaign DLC has been announced. Titled Moxxi's Heist of the Handsome Jackpot, the DLC sees you flying off to a Handsome Jack-themed casino…

November 21, 2019 | 09:30 EST


Borderlands 3's Bloody Harvest Event Takes You to Heck

The Bloody Harvest is nothing new to the Borderlands franchise, and the third installment of the series is continuing the tradition of celebrating the spookiest time of the year with another edition…

October 22, 2019 | 01:30 EDT

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Borderlands 3 Moze Bloodletter Build Guide

At first glance, Moze, the soldier of Borderlands 3’s roster of playable Vault Hunters, seems rather mundane. Compared to characters that can summon animals and clones and elemental fists, the…

October 5, 2019 | 08:00 EDT

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Borderlands 3 Endgame Overview: Loot as Far as the Eye Can See

Borderlands 3, like all looter shooters, offers two distinct gameplay experiences. There’s the initial playthrough, which is typically a casual run where loot is less important than learning the…

September 30, 2019 | 12:50 EDT

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Bullet Points: The Borderlands 3 Weapon Gallery

Borderlands 3 boasts having more than a billion guns for players to come across, and at times, it feels like that undersells the variety. The “best” guns are a mostly subjective decision, and your “…

September 30, 2019 | 11:00 EDT

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Troy Baker's Absence from Borderlands 3 'Had Nothing to Do with Money'

Troy Baker — perhaps best known as the voice of the Joker in Batman: Arkham Origins and Rhys in the Borderlands franchise— did not reprise his role as Rhys for Borderlands 3. The reasons why haven't…

September 30, 2019 | 10:34 EDT

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Borderlands 2

The classic that everything looter-shooter gets compared to. Borderlands 2 takes everything from the first game and quadruples it, if not more. From the Steam page: A new era of shoot and loot is…

September 27, 2019 | 07:58 EDT