Borderlands 3 had its international gameplay reveal occasion on Tuesday April 30 from a secret location in Los Angeles, displaying off a particular pre-release demo model of the sport.
The occasion, hosted by 2K and Gearbox Software program, gave attendees a chance to get a hands-on preview of the gameplay, in addition to a never-before seen trailer. We got our own time with the game and you can check out our first impressions here.
A quick teaser video confirming the sport’s manufacturing launched in March, providing followers a glimpse of what was to return.
Borderlands Three is a brand-new first-person shooter recreation set on the fictional desert planet of Pandora, a world stuffed with vaults to be plundered and loot to be claimed by intrepid characters referred to as vault hunters.
On the occasion, Randy Pitchford, CEO of Gearbox Software program, gave a presentation which confirmed the primary 20 minutes of the bold recreation’s introduction, that includes a plethora of recent weapons, characters and enemies in ample provide.
Because the third entry within the Borderlands collection, it guarantees to be all the things and extra of what the earlier video games are largely well-known and praised for.
The intensive gameplay reveal teased their trademark concentrate on role-playing parts and beating powerful enemies for higher loot, together with a complete host of recent additions to the sport, additional increasing on the method cultivated by Gearbox Software program for the reason that very first Borderlands launch in 2009.
The most important change in Borderlands Three is the power to journey to completely different worlds. For the primary time ever in a Borderlands recreation now you can depart Pandora behind to discover a a lot wider and much more vibrant universe.
Through the occasion presentation, Mr Pitchford teased such new options coming to the sport’s multiplayer: one being a brand new system referred to as Instanced Looting.
Whereas taking part in on-line or via native cut up display, this feature permits every individual taking part in in your group to have their very own model of weapons and kit present in chests and dropped by enemies.
Not solely will the weapons and kit be completely different, however the stage necessities for it will likely be adjusted to that participant’s stage too.
That makes positive that everybody will get what they need from the fight encounters, and to additionally cease gamers on-line from stealing all of the gear that will get dropped. This feature of instanced looting will also be turned off, reverting the sport to its Traditional mode seen in Borderlands 1 and a couple of.
Typical to a Borderlands recreation, gamers can select to tackle the position of 4 attainable characters, every with their very own class and specialisations providing wholly alternative ways to play.
The sport bares all of the tell-tale staples of the irreverent and macabre fashion of Borderlands, all of which have turn into synonymous with the collection.
Gearbox will probably be releasing extra info within the coming months, notably on the huge gaming occasion Digital Leisure Expo, generally referred to as E3 which can happen in June.
Borderlands Three is scheduled for launch on PS4, Xbox One and PC on 13 September 2019.