Tag Archives: gearbox
Tue, Apr 09, 2013 | 22:00 BST
Borderlands 2 has been updated, and with it, comes: the new difficulty mode Ultimate Vault Hunter; new items for the Black Market; new upgrades to backpack storage; upgraded bank capacity; the usual bug fixes, plus some game and mission fixes. It’s out now on Steam, and PCgamesN has the full patch notes.
Sun, Mar 24, 2013 | 00:54 GMT
Gearbox’s Randy Pitchford is “really excited” over PS4 and “other things” he can’t talk about yet.
Thu, Mar 14, 2013 | 16:41 GMT
Remember the Borderlands 2 character DLC tease from last week? Well, we have it again for you, but it’s not off-screen this time. The DLC was teased during SXSW, and it appears to be a melee-based character. Gearbox said the character isn’t part of the Borderlands 2 Season Pass, and 2K said the reveal will take place at PAX East next weekend. Enjoy your 43 second below.
Sat, Mar 09, 2013 | 15:37 GMT
Deep beneath Pandora, and experiment has escaped, and this new Vault Hunter will be your new playable character in Borderlands 2.
Sat, Mar 02, 2013 | 21:28 GMT
Violence in video games is a hot button issue in some circles, with pundit going as far as to blame gun violence on crimes committed around the world, and most recently in the US. One of the most vocal accusers of late, is the EVP of the National Rifle Association, Wayne LaPierre, who in the wake of the school shooting in Connecticut called the video game industry a “callous, corrupt, and corrupting shadow industry that sells and sows violence against own people, through vicious violent video games.” His opinion, is not one which Gearbox president Randy Pitchford shares.
Sat, Mar 02, 2013 | 19:43 GMT
Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford has said he’s not worried over the possibility of development budgets going up, due to the potential it allows.
Thu, Feb 14, 2013 | 00:13 GMT
A person claiming to have worked on Aliens: Colonial Marines’ development has posted on Reddit a rumored history of the game’s development woes.
Wed, Feb 13, 2013 | 22:01 GMT
For the Aliens fans out there, here’s the first 10 minutes of Gearbox’s Aliens: Colonial Marines. The footage was taken from the PC build, at the highest graphic setting my PC could muster.
Sat, Feb 09, 2013 | 14:08 GMT
Tue, Feb 05, 2013 | 14:39 GMT
2K has announced a Borderlands 2: Add-On Content Pack containing the first two add-on campaigns along with a fifth playable class, Gaige the Mechromancer, will release on disc later this month.
Thu, Jan 31, 2013 | 17:15 GMT
GameStop has listed a season pass is to be made available for Aliens: Colonial Marines.
Thu, Jan 24, 2013 | 20:16 GMT
A new trailer for Aliens: Colonial Marines has been released, and it’s a “kick ass” one, according to the video description by SEGA. You can watch it below. If you plan on picking the game up on PC, you can now pre-purchase it on Steam and receive the S.H.A.R.P. Stick (sonic-harpoon artillery remote projectile rifle) for your trouble. Game’s out February 12.
Tue, Jan 22, 2013 | 14:21 GMT
Borderlands 2 has been the recipient of some new heads and skins, and they can be used on all characters in Borderlands 2 on PC, PS3, and Xbox 360.
Wed, Jan 16, 2013 | 21:03 GMT
Wed, Jan 16, 2013 | 20:03 GMT
A raise in the level cap for Borderlands 2 is in the works, according to associate producer James Lopez.
Tue, Jan 15, 2013 | 14:09 GMT
Tue, Jan 15, 2013 | 10:05 GMT
As expected, the latest DLC for Borderlands 2 launches today (tomorrow for PAL PS3 owners). Sir Hammerlock’s Big Game Hunt takes place in the swamps of Pandora and pits would-be adventurers against Vampire Witch Doctors and Slagged Spores, all in the name of loot, of course.
Sir Hammerlock’s Big Game Hunt is the third of four DLC add-ons covered by Borderlands 2′s “season pass”, the fourth piece of DLC is due by June of this year.
Sat, Jan 12, 2013 | 18:58 GMT
Imagine, if you will, the idea of a Gearbox-developed Call of Duty game. Mull it around in your head for a minute. Does it sound good to you? Maybe? Well, at one time, both Gearbox and Activision contemplated the idea, but nothing came of it.
Sat, Jan 12, 2013 | 19:19 GMT
Borderlands 2 players are privy to a special event this weekend event, which should help them get prepped for Sir Hammerlock’s Big Game Hunt’s release next week. Last night, “an influx of powerful shotguns” where spread throughout Pandora, while today, it’s all about grenade mods. You can get more information on the Gearbox community site. Sir Hammerlock’s Big Game Hunt releases on January 15 for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360.
Thu, Jan 10, 2013 | 14:32 GMT
Aliens: Colonial Marines has a new trailer available which takes you into the Alien Hive. Yikes. The video is part of Gearbox’s “From Concept to Game” video series. Aliens: Colonial Marines releases on February 12.