Borderlands 2 set to launch September 21, 2012
2K games and Gearbox Software have announced that Borderlands 2 will be heading to store shelves on September 21st (Sep 18 in N. America). Also a pre-order deal has also being announced for the game.
For those who pre-order Borderlands 2 they will gain access to the Borderlands 2 Premiere Club, allowing them 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.
To go along with the announcement Gearbox Software has released a launch date trailer. The trailer shows of the 4 playable characters and of course Claptrap makes an appearance dancing to the trailers dubstep song Doomsday.
“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 will be available on PC, Xbox 360 and PS3 from September 21 (International) and September 18 (N. America).
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