Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Gearbox Software

Quenchables: Gearbox “Scared” Of Making Borderlands 3

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“If there’s going to be a Borderlands 3 and what that would be. We imagine what that might be, and frankly it scared us. It’s like, ‘That’s so crazy and so big that I’m not sure we can succeed’.” — Gearbox president Randy Pitchford, speaking to GameInformer (August 2014 Issue) Magazine about the possibility of Borderlands 3. Read More »

Borderlands 2 sees massive update

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Tuesday sees the release of the Ultimate Vault Hunter Pack 2 DLC pack, but before that, a patch is coming. Gearbox Software will be releasing a huge patch that mends a laundry list of problems, on all platforms. A huge problem concerning The Warrior’s body being dropped into the abyss when all the loot is dropped, disabling the raid boss ... Read More »

Michael Biehn calls Colonial Marines’ production “passionless”

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Dwayne Hicks’ actor, Michael Biehn, was disappointed in Aliens: Colonial Marines’ production. The Gearbox-developed shooter was universally panned, and Biehn called it “passionless”, whereas he praised Ubisoft’s team on Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon had a passion for their project. Speaking with Game Informer, Biehn discussed his work as Rex “Power” Colt in Blood Dragon, before commenting on his experience ... Read More »

No Season Pass #2, says Gearbox

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Today, Gearbox has confirmed that there won’t be a second Season Pass for Borderlands 2, citing the reason for it to be a preference for “a la carte purchases” by gamers. Speaking to Polygon, the developer revealed as much just days after the announcement of new DLC for the game. “In April we celebrated the success of Borderlands 2 by thanking our ... Read More »

Borderlands 2 gets more DLC, new level cap

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Another reveal from Gearbox’s panel at PAX Australia came in the form of more Borderlands 2 DLC. Raising the cap to 72, adding new missions and raid bosses, the Ultimate Vault Hunter Upgrade Pack 2: Digistruct Peak Challenge (or incredibly long title for no reason, if you ask me), is coming “before October 31″, for the admission price of 5$. ... Read More »

Gearbox announces Homeworld, Homeworld 2 re-releases and HD remakes

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At PAX Australia, Gearbox revealed that they’re working on HD remakes of the retro Homeworld and Homeworld 2 games. Atop that, the company will release raw re-releases of the original titles. As of now, no pricing or release date for either the HD versions or the re-releases has been announced, but company boss Randy Pitchford says a “small team” inside ... Read More »